Understanding Latitude & Longitude – KS2/KS3 – Planning Overview

This is the free planning overview for Understanding Latitude & Longitude. A topic title page is also included.

This Geography unit is designed for students in upper KS2 and KS3 and contains a sequence of four lessons with differentiated activities and worksheets. These are carefully designed to help students learn the skill of reading latitude and longitude coordinates on a world map.

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

L1Introduction to latitude and longitude

L2Finding latitude and longitude coordinates on a world map

L3Reading latitude and longitude with greater accuracy

L4Locating world capital cities using latitude and longitude

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This product is available as part of the bundle: Understanding Latitude and Longitude - KS2/KS3