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Lesson One – British Isles

This geography teaching pack for Key Stage One gets the children to identify and locate the names of the different seas that surround the British Isles. The class can name some of the seas that can be seen when visiting different seaside towns and cities around the UK.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and locate the names of the different seas that surround the British Isles

Learning Objectives

Name and locate the surrounding seas of the United Kingdom. Use world maps, atlases and globes to identify the seas surrounding the United Kingdom.

Learning Outcomes

I can use a map to show the seas around the UK.
I can name all of the seas that surround the UK and say where they are in relation to England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

British Isles

Teaching sequence to help the children identify and locate the names of the different seas that surround the British Isles

UK Map

Display poster for whole class discussion to help the children identify and locate the four countries that make up the United Kingdom

UK Seas Map

Display poster for whole class discussion to help the children identify and locate the different seas that surround the United Kingdom

Seaside Seas

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify the closest seas for different locations around the United Kingdom

Seaside Seas

Activity cards to help the children record the location of countries and closest seas for different locations around the United Kingdom

Seas and Countries

Activity cards to help the children label a map showing the seas and countries in and around the United Kingdom

British Isles

Interactive activity to help the children identify and locate the names of the different seas that surround the British Isles

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and locate the names of the different seas that surround the British Isles

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