Global Geography at Key Stage 2

Who this course is for

Primary geography teachers and subject leaders

Course date and location

London - Thursday 25 May 2017 (online booking closed)

Course overview

This interactive course explores and exemplifies opportunities within the primary geography curriculum for promoting pupils' global awareness and understanding. It examines the challenges posed by global learning, then looks in-depth at some practical thematic and place-based examples, linked to NC2014, which will lead to outstanding geography teaching.


Registration fees include all course materials, refreshments and lunch.

GA Personal/Group/Concessionary Member: £200
Non-member*: £249

*Includes course fee and one year’s membership for your school to Primary Geography.

Pay using your Global learning e-credits

Aims and outcomes

  • Increase confidence in using the geography curriculum as a vehicle for exploring big global issues
  • Look in-depth at planning and resourcing for the theme of global trade and a regional study of the Americas
  • Develop a greater understanding of geography's global learning challenges
  • Take away a range of ideas that can support your, and your colleagues', teaching

Course programme

09.00-09.30: Coffee and registration

09.30-11.00: Session 1: Geography and Global Learning

11.00-11.15: Refreshment break

11.15-12.45: Session 2: A regional study of the Americas

12.45-13.30: Lunch

13.30-15.30: Session 3: Processes and themes – focus on global trade

15.30: Close


Ben Ballin, Consultant to the Geographical Association

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