Our topic this term is ‘Where in the world am I?’ – Geography. Today, Year 1 and 2 have been ‘Geographers’ whilst on a walk around the local area.
Challenge! Ask your child the definition of any of the following key vocabulary words. Can they tell you the definition?
|atlas||a collection of maps, usually in a book|
|city||a large town|
|compass||a tool for finding direction|
|locality||an area or neighbourhood|
|physical geography||physical geography looks at the natural things in our environment|
|human geography||human geography looks at the changes in the environment by humans|
|to survey||to find the opinions of a group of people by asking them questions|
|issue||an important topic or problem that needs discussion|