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Lesson One – European Capitals

This geography teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to identify and locate some of the different countries and their matching capitals that are part of Europe. The class can use atlases to find the locations of the matched capitals in each European country.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and locate some of the different countries and their matching capitals that are part of Europe

Learning Objectives

Locate European countries and capitals on a map. Use maps and atlases at different scales to locate countries.

Learning Outcomes

I can identify the location of European countries and capitals on a political map of Europe. I can find locations of countries using an atlas.

European Capitals

Teaching sequence to help the children identify and locate some of the different countries and their matching capitals that are part of Europe

Map of Europe

Display poster for whole class discussion to help the children identify the location of different countries that are part of Europe

Countries and Capitals

Activity cards to help the children play a game to match European countries with their correct capital cities

Countries and Capitals (support)

Activity cards to help the children match different European countries with their correct capital cities

European Capitals

Interactive activity to help the children identify and locate some of the different countries and their matching capitals that are part of Europe

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and locate some of the different countries and their matching capitals that are part of Europe

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