Geography & environment
Organisations and projects offering teaching resources and lesson plans with a focus on geography and the environment.
Barnaby Bear resources
Barnaby explores hedgerows, the local area, the UK, Spain and the world with resources for children.
Climate Change Live: a distance learning adventure
Electronic field trips to learn about climate change science directly from climate experts, educators, and students. Webcasts, webinars, and online climate education resources.
ELI: Earth Learning Idea
‘Innovative, earth-related teaching ideas.’ Great site that releases a new learning activity every fortnight, many for the outdoors or adaptable. Made by professional geologists/geographers.
Geographical Association Teaching Resources.
For all teachers of geography - tons of useful research & teaching resources - subject information, activities, case studies, videos and more for all key stages.
Green Teacher: education for planet earth
Helping educators, both inside and outside of schools, promote environmental awareness among young people aged 6-19. Free newsletter & webinars.
Map it – Bike it – Walk it
3 free lesson plans on local area fieldwork and emotional mapping, for years 5 & 6.
Journal of sustainability education
Research, practices, and initiatives that integrate dimensions of sustainability within formal and non-formal educational contexts.
Metlink: support and materials for teaching weather & climate
Weather and climate events and resources for teachers and simple demos and experiments to cement learning.
The Royal Meteorological Society
Met Office Youtube Channel
Loads of great videos for understanding the weather, also Weather for Kids page includes “explainers and experiments to help kids understand weather and climate.”
'A distance learning adventure.' Webcasts, webinars and online education resources raising the profile of our essential pollinators.