CPD workshop: Children as landscape detectives

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GlosGeog, our local Geographical Association (GA) branch, was able to run this FREE half day CPD event for local teachers entitled ‘Children as landscape detectives‘ thanks to the support of Peter Vujakovic, Emeritus Professor of Geography at Canterbury Christ Church University and Odyssey Teaching School Hub at Pate’s Grammar School in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire (https://www.patesgs.org/). Due to the format of the …

What a feat!

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Hover over the images to reveal captions.  Click on the images to enlarge them. It was time for another virtual trip to the Arctic, and it was a biggie! On board today were over 300 Key Stage 2 pupils and their teachers from seven schools located throughout the UK, namely Holy Trinity C of E Primary School in Cookham, Berkshire …

Back to it … heading north once again!

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Our first Arctic adventure of 2024! Hover over the images to reveal captions.  Click on the images to enlarge them. It was time for another virtual trip to the Arctic; rather apt as the weather has turned much colder of late and some places have even seen ‘the white stuff’, snow! On board today were over 125 Key Stage 2 …

‘Power Your Future’, in conjunction with WeSchool

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It was time for another collaboration with WeSchool today. WeSchool is a leading European EdTech player and member of UNESCO’s Global Education Coalition that supports over 230 000 teachers and 2 million students in their learning experiences by providing an easy-to-use, accessible and inclusive digital space for learners. The aim was to bring secondary schools a free, highly topical, engaging …

Off to even colder climes!

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Our final Arctic adventure of 2023! Hover over the images to reveal captions.  Click on the images to enlarge them. It was time for another virtual trip to the Arctic; rather apt as the weather has turned much colder of late and the days are becoming far shorter. On board today were around 200 Key Stage 2 pupils and their …

Brrrrr -illiant tales from the north!

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Supported by the Geographical Association’s Initiatives Fund (GAIF) and delivered in conjunction with Wicked Weather Watch (WWW) and Hearts in the Ice (HITI). Hover over the images to reveal captions.  Click on the images to enlarge them. Rhianna Davies-Smith at Wicked Weather Watch (WWW) and myself submitted an application to the Geographical Association (GA)’s Initiative Fund last August with the …

Another truly awesome Arctic adventure!

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Hover over the images to reveal captions.  Click on the images to enlarge them. Time for another virtual trip to the Arctic; rather apt as the weather starts to turn a little colder and the days are shorter! On board today were over 150 Key Stage 2 pupils and their teachers from two schools that I have worked with previously …

Yet another virtual trip to the Arctic!

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Hover over the images to reveal captions.  Click on the images to enlarge them. Time for another virtual trip to the Arctic! Our multi-schools events are still proving popular this year. On board today were over 160 Key Stage 2 pupils and their teachers from three schools located in different regions of the UK, namely Great Bradfords Junior School in …

Heading further north, once again!

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Hover over the images to reveal captions.  Click on the images to enlarge them. A new academic year and time to head off virtually to the Arctic for another jam-packed adventure! Over the summer, we tweaked our offering very slightly to take into account comments from previous participants and include fresh material that we now have access to. On board …