Our Geography curriculum is designed to develop children’s curiosity and fascination about the world and its people, which will remain with them for the rest of their lives.
Children investigate a range of places – both in Britain and abroad – to help develop their knowledge and understanding of the Earth’s physical and human processes. We are committed to providing children with opportunities to investigate and make enquiries about their local area of Armley, Leeds and Yorkshire so that they can develop a real sense of who they are, their heritage and what makes our local area unique and special.
Our key substantive knowledge strands are:
These are an integral part of our curriculum as children continually revisit these concepts to secure a deeper understanding of the World.
Through high quality teaching, we aim to develop the following essential characteristics of geographers:
We aim for all children to develop a genuine interest in geography and a real sense of curiosity about the world and the people who live here so that they develop a desire to find out more about the world or explore it themselves.
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