Hello Year 5. In your Topic unit this half term you will be learning all about Rivers! Today’s lesson will focus on the key geographical features of a river. Please watch the video below for your learning and complete the activities.
Watch the video: Rivers – BBC Bitesize
Task: Using materials you have in your house create a model of a river’s journey. Label the key features of a river’s journey. Use the research you have done to help.
Bronze: mark the following: source, meander and mouth.
Silver: bronze plus tributary, waterfall and sea.
Gold: bronze and silver plus ox bow lake and the three stages of a river.
GD Challenge: Create a model of a real life river e.g. Thames River, labeling the features you can identify from your own research. Links to help with GD challenge: https://www.3dgeography.co.uk/river-thames https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/49771759 https://kids.kiddle.co/River_Avon,_Bristol
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