We follow the School Curriculum set out by the Department for Education http://www.education.gov.uk/schools/teachingandlearning/curriculum/primary/b00199002/geography/ks2
In Reception and Key Stage 1 the children follow a two year rolling programme. They develop their Knowledge, Skills and Understanding through the following topics:
Wonderful Witterings – Local area study, routes, maps and environment.
Houses and Homes – This is a study of an Island home through the stories of Katie Morag by Mairi Hedderwick.
Happy holidays – Learn about seaside holidays, maps of the UK and world. Also we look at our local area as a seaside location.
Amazing Animals – Mini beasts, native animals and animals from around the world.
In Key Stage 2 the children follow a four year rolling programme. They continue to develop their Knowledge, Skills and Understanding through the following topics:
Amazon Adventure – Study of distant localities and environmental conservation.
Fire and Ice – Contrasting localities, hot and cold countries, such as Australia and Iceland. They will also look at weather patterns,
Our Precious World – A locality study. Including changes in our environment, recycling, beach environment, pollution and tourism.
Saris and Spices – Countryside and city comparisons in India. Lives of children in India, River Ganges.
Our Heritage – A study of our local area: the development of the Witterings and Chichester.
Go with the Flow – A study of rivers and coasts.