Population and Settlement » Movies, presentations and worksheets
1) An introduction to population- movie
This is a movie to introduce the topic of population, helping pupils to recap prior knowledge and get a taste of the topic. To enlarge the movie, click on the tab in the bottom right hand corner.
2a) Where do people live- presentation
These resources get pupils thinking about where people live around the world and the reasons why. This is a presentation looking at examples of places, and whether they are densely populated or not. The presentation includes a little match up quiz to..
2b) Where do people live- worksheet
These resources get pupils thinking about where people live around the world and the reasons why. This is a population distribution worksheet.
3) Population growth presentation
This presentation provides pupils with a visual stimulus highlighting the alarming rate at which the world's population is growing.
4a) Settlement sites- movie
These resources help pupils to think about the reasons that people have settled in certain places. This is a movie to introduce the concept of settlement sites. To enlarge the movie click the tab in the bottom right hand corner.
4b) Settlement sites- presentation
This settlement sites presentation puts pupils in the shoes of the Romans, as they have to analyse a selection of sites, filling in their worksheets in order to decide on a good location to settle.
4c) Settlement sites- worksheet
This worksheet accompanies the settlement sites presentation. It gets pupils thinking about settlement sites and the reasons for them.
5) Settlement patterns and hierarchy- presentation
This presentation looks at the different shapes of settlements whilst also focussing on the settlement hierarchy.
6) Land use- movie
There is a movie to introduce the different parts of a settlement are used. It also looks at the issue of changing land use in settlements. This leads into a skills based task looking at the impacts of the Cardiff Bay developments, where docklands..
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