Teachers & Group Leaders

Mapping the area

Key Stage 2
60 Minutes
Up to 20 children

Introduction

Take a walk round Kings Cross adding information to a blank map. Has anything changed since our historic maps were drawn?

National Curriculum

History

  • Significant historical events, people and places in their own locality
  • A local history study

Geography

  • Mapping skills

Learning Objectives

  • To use maps to discover changes in the Kings Cross area over the past 150 years

Differentiation

Input can be varied according to needs as appropriate