Where do we all live? Community

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An activity that enables learners to think about their place and their community in terms of time. It investigates connections with the past and with the future.

KS3 | 60 Mins | Individual

Thinking activity that supports learners to consider the future of their place. It introduces the idea of probable and preferable futures and their role as active citizens.

KS3 | 60 Mins | Group

An art activity that allows pupils to compare animal homes with human homes.

KS3 | 60 Mins | Group

Using a poem that evokes the city as a jungle, to inspire creative thinking around the city as place and to explore stereotypes and perspectives.

KS3 | 60 Mins | Teacher led

Stories about place

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Using stories to help learners explore the way people think and feel about where they live.

KS2/3 | 30 Mins | Teacher led

Local Headlines

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Using local newspapers to explore how where we live is represented in the local media.

KS2/3 | 60 Mins | Group

Virtual Communities

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An ICT activity in which learners think about the relationship between the Internet and their sense of community.

KS2/3 | 60 Mins | Group

Google my place

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Starter activity using Google Images (or Google Earth) to see our place (the local) from a global perspective.

KS2/3 | 60 Mins | Group