Teaching Resource

World Mapping Features – Teaching Presentation

PDF, PowerPoint | 18 pages|Grades: 2 - Lower - 6

An 18 slide PowerPoint presentation to use when teaching students about the main features of the world map.

This teaching resource is a Geography PowerPoint presentation for teaching students the main features of the world map.

Mapping features include:

  • Lines of latitude
  • Equator
  • Hemispheres
  • Tropics
  • Arctic Circle
  • Antarctic Circle
  • Lines of longitude
  • Prime Meridian
  • International Date Line
  • Continental Regions
  • Oceans
  • Countries
  • States
  • Towns and Cities

Use this resource in conjunction with the World Mapping Booklet – Worksheet.

Notes: Mapping features and terminology can differ depending on the location or point of view. Ensure you read over the included features to see where you may need to further explain variables to your class.

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      National Curriculum Curriculum alignment

    • Geography

      Pupils should extend their knowledge and understanding beyond the local area to include the United Kingdom and Europe, North and South America. This will include the location and characteristics of a range of the world’s most significant human and ...

    • Key Stage 2 (KS2) – Upper

      Key Stage 2 (KS2) - Upper covers students in Year 5 and Year 6.

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