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Geography


Erosion

Miniclips: Earth's Changing Surface

Some of Earth’s magnificent landforms are caused by erosion and weathering. But what is erosion and how does it change the Earth’s surface so drastically? This Miniclip explains the process of erosion including the various mechanisms such as...Show More

Extreme Weather

Miniclips: Earth's Changing Surface

Heat waves, tropical cyclones, droughts, tornadoes, hailstorms, floods, and severe thunderstorms. These are all examples of extreme weather that shape our landscape. But what exactly are they and how do they happen? This Miniclip explores each of...Show More

Rivers of the United Kingdom

Miniclips

Rivers are a significant part of our natural landscape – they offer habitats for animals, support biodiversity, provide spiritual connections and much more. This Miniclip visits the United Kingdom's three longest rivers – the River Severn,...Show More

Weathering

Miniclips: Earth's Changing Surface

Some of Earth’s magnificent landforms are caused by weathering and erosion. But what is weathering and how does it create magnificent structures on our planet? This Miniclip explains the process of weathering including the two main types:...Show More
Natural Phenomena

Natural Phenomena

Curriculum Karaoke

Students read, sing and learn about various natural phenomena that constitute disasters (hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, etc.), the work of agencies around the world that step in to help those affected when these occur, and responsibility for...Show More
Tectonics: Our Earth and Its Movements

Tectonics: Our Earth and Its Movements

Despite how solid our planet's crust might feel beneath our feet, did you know that it’s actually changing all the time? This programme explores the composition of our Earth, how the surface is divided into tectonic plates, and the history of...Show More
Part 2: Impacts and Responses

Part 2: Impacts and Responses

Earthquakes

Why are earthquakes so dangerous and what can we do to minimise their impacts? In the final part of this series on earthquakes, students learn about the various dangers of earthquakes and their consequences, while also learning about the actions...Show More
Part 1: What Is an Earthquake?

Part 1: What Is an Earthquake?

Earthquakes

What is the unexpected shaking of the earth’s surface that we call an earthquake? In the first part of this two-part series on earthquakes, students learn about the characteristics of earthquakes and the locations where they can be felt. The...Show More
Part 2: Dangers and Benefits of Volcanoes

Part 2: Dangers and Benefits of Volcanoes

Volcanoes

Given how dangerous volcanoes are, why do people still choose to live close to these deadly mountains? In the second instalment of a two-part series on volcanoes, this Miniclip will teach students about the various dangers of volcanoes and their...Show More
Part 1: Introduction to Volcanoes

Part 1: Introduction to Volcanoes

Volcanoes

What are volcanoes and how are they formed? In the first instalment of a two-part series on volcanoes, this Miniclip will teach students about the characteristics of these geological features and where they are found. The video also explains the...Show More
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