Cities, towns and villages

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zy2hqfr

Home learning focus

Learn about different types of settlements – cities, towns and villages.

This lesson includes:

  • one short film about cities, towns and villages

  • a list of key words to help describe settlements

  • three activities to help build knowledge

Who was Mary Seacole?

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zk7mkty

Home learning focus

Learn about the life and achievements of Mary Seacole.

This lesson includes:

  • four videos about her life
  • two activities to build knowledge and understanding

Introduction to Antarctica

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zdpn7yc

Home learning focus

Learn about Antarctica and where to find it on our planet.

This lesson includes:

  • two animations about Antarctica

  • one short film showing landmarks of Antarctica

  • a list of key words to help when describing places

  • three activities to build on your knowledge

Introduction to Asia

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zbpm6v4

Home learning focus

Learn about Shanghai – its culture, buildings and transport including an introduction to the country of China and the wider continent of Asia.

This lesson includes:

  • one animation about Shanghai – its culture, buildings and transport

  • one animation about the Great Wall of China

  • a list of key words to help describe places

  • three activities to build on the knowledg

Introduction to Africa – Nigeria

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z4k6hbk

Learn about Nigeria – its environment and culture, with an introduction to the wider continent of Africa including South Africa.

This lesson includes:

  • one animation introducing Nigeria – its environment and culture

  • one animation introducing the wider continent of Africa

  • one animation about the South African landmark of Table Mountain

  • a list of key words to help describe places

  • three activities to build on the knowledge