This is Geography Teacher's Resource Book by John Widdowson
  

Synopsis

This is Geography Teacher's Resource Book by John Widdowson

This is Geography is a major new course for Key Stage 3 Geography aiming to raise standards of teaching and learning. It offers: - Focus - a streamlined scheme of work which focuses on the essentials and which therefore allows teachers to do in-depth work on real world topics that really matter to pupils - Worthwhile and significant tasks - every unit builds, step by step, towards an engaging and significant final task. These tasks use the full range of learning styles to provide something for all pupils. - Integrated ICT - embedded ICT tasks plus a separate CD-ROM with interactive eLearning activities to support every lesson with starters, plenaries, games and presentations. All the key visuals from the Pupil's Book are clickable and usable as you wish. This Teacher's Resource Book, available in print and as a CD-ROM, supports the Pupil's Book with lesson plans and differentiated worksheets - for homework and class work. The lesson plans and worksheets are also provided on CD-ROM for you to edit and customise.

About the Author

John Widdowson is a geography teacher and author of successful and award-winning geography titles. He is the author of the Earthworks series - which twice won the Geographical Association's Silver Award for educational resources and of the Geography Special Needs Support Material used in hundreds of schools all around the country to raise achievement among lower ability pupils. He has always lived and worked in east London. He knows the area inside out and has seen plenty of changes. The latest, and probably the biggest, is the Olympic Park, right on his doorstep. 'One of the things that attracted me to geography teaching was its potential to get students out of the classroom and into the real world. As a teacher in east London, this is my classroom! So, as more and more schools started to arrive from other parts of the country wanting to see what was happening at the Olympic Park, I decided to offer them an exciting and worthwhile geographical experience. That is why I now run urban geography courses in east London. Like the 2012 Games, I hope it won't just be a four-week wonder.' This is Geography 3 includes a chapter on the Olympic Games, 'The Olympic Games and Paralympic Games comes to town - What's the secret of a successful Olympic bid?

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Book Info

Format

Mixed media product
Contains Paperback and CD-ROM

Author

John Widdowson
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Publisher

Hodder Education

Publication date

28th April 2006

ISBN

9780340907443


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