Geography Lesson Box: National Parks
The National Parks unit includes:
What are National Parks? The First National Parks, Yellowstone National Park, America’s National Parks, National Parks in the UK, Britain’s Scenic Areas, National Parks Worldwide, Why National Parks are special
Year 8 or 9 ks3.
Description / Objective / Linked materials
The National Park presentation puts conservation in a historical perspective, before looking at examples of how environments are protected around the world. A nice exercise with this presentation is for the students to research and put forward areas no matter how small in their local area worthy of protection. Use with the UK National Parks Differentiated Homework. Assess learning and understanding using the Revise and Test presentations included.
4 lesson units – Background, US Parks, UK Parks and Worldwide