Geography in Year 4

  • UK studies of the local area and Channel Islands linked to the ‘Cast Away’ learning journey.
  • European study of France linked to the ‘Never Ignore a Possible’ learning journey.
  • Develop understanding of a range of human and physical characteristics, key topographical features (including hills, mountains, coasts and rivers), and land-use patterns; and understand how some of these aspects have changed over time
  • Describe and understand human and physical aspects including similarities and similarities and differences between regions 
  • Use maps, atlases, globes, digital/computer mapping, eight points of a compass
  • Use grid references, symbols and keys
  • Observe, measure and record human and physical features in the local area