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Geography


Summer Sunday

Summer Sunday

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn about nature appreciation and the ways in which to care for natural environments. This curriculum-aligned song targets outcomes of curriculum documents and supports and integrates classroom learning across key...Show More
Places at School

Places at School

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn about the different areas that make up the school and the activities which occur there. This curriculum-aligned song targets outcomes of curriculum documents and supports and integrates classroom learning across...Show More
Think Twice about Waste

Think Twice about Waste

Miniclips

It’s easy to not think about waste. We throw away bottles, paper, food, electronics, and once a week our friendly garbage collector comes and takes them all away. Out of sight, and out of mind… but should it be? This Miniclip defines waste...Show More
One World

One World

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn about cultural similarities and differences – such as food, clothing, shelter, customs, language, leisure and music – to help them to understand, celebrate, and embrace diversity. This curriculum-aligned song...Show More
Connections between People and Places

Connections between People and Places

Miniclips

What do we mean when we talk about connections to places? Are we connected by a long piece of string? Well, not exactly! Connections between people and places can be made in many different ways – through family heritage, travel, shopping, or...Show More
Physical and Human Features

Physical and Human Features

Miniclips

What do a waterfall, a vegetable patch, and a bridge all have in common? They’re all features of the world! This Miniclip explores the difference between physical and human features in the environment through the use of real-world examples and...Show More
Types of Settlements

Types of Settlements

Miniclips

All around the world, there are billions of people who call some place home. This Miniclip follows some new friends to explore the places where they live – an isolated dwelling, a hamlet, a village, a town, and a city! Students will discover...Show More
Climate Zones of the World

Climate Zones of the World

Miniclips

How is it possible to have grey, rainy days in summer and beautiful, sunny days in winter? What’s the difference between weather and climate? This Miniclip explores the definition of weather, and looks at the three main climate zones of the...Show More
Mapping Skills

Mapping Skills

Miniclips

Noah and Mustard are lost in the forest and need to find out how to get home, but all they have is a map that they don’t know how to use! Can you help them? This Miniclip introduces maps and their purposes, and how understanding the scale,...Show More
Continents and Oceans

Continents and Oceans

Miniclips

Does the world’s population live on one giant land mass? Or is the world organised in a different way? Introduce your students to the amazing continents and oceans of the world in this Miniclip! Using a world map to explore these geographical...Show More
Global Connections: Migration, Education and Trade

Global Connections: Migration, Education and Trade

Miniclips

The food you eat, the clothes you wear, and the furniture you use. Chances are that all three of these things have been manufactured in countries other than your own, which means you interact with lots of countries before you even leave the house...Show More
Global Connections: Aid, Tourism and Cultural Events

Global Connections: Aid, Tourism and Cultural Events

Miniclips

In this day and age, people all around the world are connected to each other in a variety of different ways. This Miniclip explores these global connections by focusing on international aid, tourism, and cultural events. How do these three things...Show More
The Formation of Landforms

The Formation of Landforms

Mountains, valleys, islands, hills ... What makes our planet have such diverse landforms? Has it always been as it is now? In this clip we will learn that the landforms of the earth´s crust are due to internal and external processes that have...Show More
Weather and Seasons

Weather and Seasons

Miniclips

What is weather made up of? What months are the different seasons in? Find out in this colourful and informative Miniclip! See how the equator influences both of these concepts; learn about rainfall, temperature, sunshine, and wind; and learn...Show More
Weather and Climate

Weather and Climate

What causes rain, snow, or a hurricane? The weather. In this video, we will learn about weather and its elements, including how these elements combine to produce atmospheric phenomena. We will also explore the difference between weather and...Show More
A Rocky Planet

A Rocky Planet

Rocks and minerals have been around since before human beings existed. Since the origins of the human race, we have used them in many diverse ways - from construction to jewelry. But where do they come from? How do they form? And what is the...Show More
Where Am I?

Where Am I?

Miniclips

Geographical concepts such as measurement and the representation of features depicted through maps, globes and compasses are essential for understanding and using navigation tools effectively. Younger students will easily understand this concept...Show More
Population Size and Density

Population Size and Density

Miniclips

The concept of population is a significant aspect of geography. This clip defines and explains what population density is, and shows students how to calculate it by using simple mathematics. Using China as a case study, students will learn how...Show More
How Physical Geography Influences Stereotypes

How Physical Geography Influences Stereotypes

Miniclips

Discover how the physical geography of places around the world influence the stereotypes generated about the people who live there. This clip uses stunning, high quality footage to demonstrate the diversity of physical geographies. The example of...Show More
Internal Migration in China

Internal Migration in China

Since the 1970s, China has been experiencing the world’s largest internal migration. In this program, we look at what internal migration is and why China is experiencing a dramatic population shift from rural to urban centres. Population...Show More
Improving Liveability: Case Studies in Urban Design

Improving Liveability: Case Studies in Urban Design

Place and Liveability

This clip looks at two case studies that feature local infrastructure projects aimed at improving aspects of liveability for the community. The first is an international example – Copenhagen’s cycling highways, and the second focuses on...Show More
Living in a Desert

Living in a Desert

There are deserts all over the world - even in Antarctica! This clip describes what makes an area a desert, what it is like to live in a desert, and the impact we have on deserts. Stunning footage of the world's deserts bring this geography...Show More
Food Availability Across the World

Food Availability Across the World

What would it be like not to know when you will eat next? Unfortunately this is a way of life for one in seven people worldwide. This clip is a compelling and honest look at reasons for unequal access to food such as insufficient financial...Show More
Planning a Geographical Inquiry

Planning a Geographical Inquiry

This engaging clip follows a small 'special ops' team of young geographers on an important mission - to determine the human impact on a forest coastal environment, in contrast with an urban park environment. It looks at why fieldwork is...Show More
Safety Smart Goes Green!

Safety Smart Goes Green!

Wild about Safety with Timon and Pumbaa

Empower your students to make more informed safety choices for themselves and their environment. Students will join Timon and Pumbaa as they make sure the land, water, and air around them is clean and safe. This program explores the Three Rs...Show More