Classroom Resources

Discover the World Education and the Geographical Association have formed a strategic partnership, with the aim of making the benefits of international field studies more accessible to geography students, both inside and outside the classroom.

As part of our ongoing commitment to fulfilling this aim, Discover the World Education have produced a variety of free geography resources


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Classroom Activities

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Mount Thorbjörn Volcano Classroom Activities

  • A series of classroom activities around the various reports from Iceland regarding potential magma accumulation and an associated risk of volcanic activity.
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Do Now Activities – January 2020

  • PowerPoint includes 10 'Do Now' starter activities, with a source image and some prompt questions from January 2020!
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The Big Geography Quiz 2019

  • 10 rounds of topical geography questions including an exclusive round from Kids Against Plastic
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Comparing Lava Types

  • Teaching resource, activities and videos on lava types in Iceland
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Whales of Iceland

  • This resource helps to introduce students not just to different whale species but to the concept of endangerment, and the key threats faced by marine life such as ocean pollution, human activity, and climate change.
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Turtles of Costa Rica

  • This resource introduces students to the sea turtles of Costa Rica and the importance of their habitat, assesses the dangers that they face and encourages students to consider how they can help.
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Student Guide to Responsible Travel

  • This guide is packed full of useful hints and tips to help guide students to make responsible and sustainable choices whilst travelling abroad.
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Do Now Starter Activities

  • Topical questions to kick off your lesson and get your students thinking!
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The Big Summer End Of Year Geography Quiz!

  • Last chance to test your students knowledge before the summer
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Tectonic Hazards Assessment Mats

  • 25 minute homework or in class assessment on tectonic hazards
  • including an Eyjafjallajökull eruption case study
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The Big Geography Quiz Of 2018

  • Download our PowerPoint Quizzes
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NEW! "Geography Teacher Zone" community

  • Bridge the gap between the latest geography research, the news and your classroom
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Thinking Skills: Perspectives on Sustainability

  • Learn about the effects that the tourism boom has had on the environment, local people and visitors.
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Classroom posters

  • A1 posters to complement our classroom videos