Geography Key skills KS1

• Knowledge of the five oceans
• Location of hot and cold areas of the world and how this affects trade
• Use of geographical language and compass points

Your children will briefly explore the history of the ship before thinking about why we need to use ships to bring items from other parts of the world.

Learning objectives

  • Understand what a ship is and how she travels
  • To learn about rivers, the sea and the oceans and how they connect us to the rest of the world
  • Explore a wide range of spices and other goods
  • Understand that when we swap something we are trading
  • Understand that we trade with countries around the world