GlosGeog’s virtual Primary Teach Meet is a hit!

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This afternoon saw me host GlosGeog’s first virtual Primary Teach Meet. This proved to be a very popular event, with all available places being filled a couple of weeks before the deadline date for bookings. We decided to take the theme of sustainability since it was Earth Day today. Having many hugely experienced and high profile geographers contributing was an …

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 …

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 …

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 …

GlosGeog speaker session (Stroud High School, Gloucestershire)

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Well, it was, once again, time to head off to Stroud High School (SHS) in Gloucestershire (https://stroudhigh.gloucs.sch.uk/); not to conduct an Online Safety Mark assessment today, but to partake in GlosGeog’s final event of this academic year, which they had very kindly offered to host.  Thanks to their technical team, we were also able to coordinate a live stream and …

GlosGeog successfully collaborates with local charity, Wicked Weather Watch!

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Hover over the images to reveal captions.  Click on the images to enlarge them. GlosGeog, Gloucestershire’s local GA branch, seized the opportunity to work with Wiltshire-based charity, Wicked Weather Watch (WWW) (https://wickedweatherwatch.org.uk/) to offer a virtual multi-schools event to the Arctic for Key Stage 2 pupils and their teachers.  On board today were over 270 Key Stage 2 pupils and …