At Brighton Avenue Primary, we hope that geography shall stimulate an interest in and a sense of wonder about places and give children the lasting awareness of the local area, the wider world and its people.
Each term, the pupils shall carry out investigations into local, national or global locations. By varying the content of a series of lessons, the pupils will gain a deep understanding of the Earth’s key physical and human processes. Through geographical enquiry which encourages questioning, investigation and critical thinking, they will learn about resources and natural and human environments.
By the end of their learning journey, we hope that geography will have inspired pupils to become global citizens by exploring their own place in the world, their values and their responsibilities to other people, to the environment and to the sustainability of the planet.
The national curriculum for geography aims to ensure that all pupils: