Great Missenden – A Village Settlement – KS2 – Planning Overview

This is the free planning overview for Great Missenden – A Village Settlement. A topic title page is also included.

Located in the Chilterns in Buckinghamshire, the village of Great Missenden was once home to famous children’s author Roald Dahl. It is a great case study for helping students understand the similarities and differences between urban and rural settlements.

The unit is designed for students in KS2 from Y4 to Y6 and includes a variety of engaging lessons, differentiated activities and worksheets.

All the resources described in the planning are available on Teach It Forward, either as individual lessons or as a bundle. Lessons include:

L1Locating Great Missenden in the UK

L2Investigating satellite photos of Great Missenden

L3Locating features of Great Missenden using grid references

L4Identifying the features of settlements

L5Surveying Great Missenden High Street using Google Street View

L6Interpreting a high street survey of Great Missenden

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