Exploring the World

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About: 

Continents, hemispheres, the Equator and other geographical terms are introduced in this Year 2 example lesson plan. Lots of digital interactive activities, from sources such as National Geographic and Google Maps, as well as a video worksheet presented as a cloze passage, help bring the world to life.

Downloads: 

Lesson plan (DOCX)

Worksheet (DOCX)

Australian Curriculum codes:

ACHGK009

Maps - an intro for kids (4.30 minutes)

Video is open captioned.