Image above: A Slideshare for those introductory lessons
Related links to Spatialworlds
Australian Geography Teachers' Association website
Where am I??
Adelaide, Australia: S: 34º 55' E: 138º 36'
Some great resources on geography from teachers for teachers.
* A great PowerPoint by Simon Jones to introduce students (and teachers) to geography. Simon is a teacher in the UK and does some great work that is is happy to share with teachers around the world. Here are his follow/contact details:
* Great current resources for the geography classroom from Seth Dixon
Seth Dixon from Geography Education Scoop.it! fame has put together a supplementary resource which links all his 'found' websites to geographical themes and/or places. His new site is designed for geography students and teachers to find interesting, current supplemental materials. To search for place-specific posts, browse the interactive map. To search for thematic posts, see http://geographyeducation.org/thematic/ . Also you can search for a keyword by clicking on the filter tab at the top of the page.
* Another resource from Simon Jones, called Geography soup, uses short films from Vimeo.
* An interesting thinking geography resource, this time for teachers planning a geography curriculum.