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Changing Populations and Placesfree11 September 2019

This is a link page to sub-pages that provided detailed lesson plans and learning activities that cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive... more

Population and Economic Development Patternsfree25 July 2017

This is a link page to sub-pages that provided detailed lesson plans and learning activities that cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive... more

Changing Populationfree11 September 2019

This is a link page to sub-pages that provided detailed lesson plans and learning activities that cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive... more

Population Distribution at the Global scalefree2 September 2020

This page introduces population distribution at both the global and regional scale. It looks to introduce the patterns of population distribution through a variety of maps. The activities in the lesson... more

Unit 1 - Changing Populationfree9 April 2021

This online book is to be used to support students following Unit 1 of the SL/HL core. It includes content and guidance in line with the syllabus on geographic perspectives - global change, as well as... more

Population Change and the Demographic Transition Model6 March 2021

This page introduces the Demographic Transition Model and provides a number resources covering trends in population growth. The activities are based on graph analysis and well focused videos. The DTM... more

Population Density and Development in China and Nigeria23 September 2018

This page develops resources and activities that focus on the population density and nature of voluntary internal migration in both China and Nigeria. It starts by students looking at simple economic... more

Global Patterns of Economic Developmentfree23 September 2018

This page provides resources and activities on economic development. In addition to the interesting starter on night satellite images it goes on to explore different representations of economic development... more

Introduction to Population Structure and Pyramids6 March 2021

This page provides resources that introduce population pyramids as a way for examining population structures, linked to the demographic transition model. Students are introduced to population pyramids... more

Chapter 1b - Global Patterns of Economic Developmentfree9 April 2021

There are many terms used to refer to a country's or region's level of development. Some have become obsolete and their use can be misrepresentative. The best known economic development measure is the... more

Chapter 2a - Population Change and Demographic Transition9 April 2021

Population structure changes over time with economic development. This can be seen in the Demographic Transition Model (DTM). With social and economic development, mortality and fertility rates both fall.... more

Measuring Global Interactions and the Role of USA and Chinafree22 September 2018

This page provides resources for several lessons of teaching. It uses a variety of activities, including Google Streetview, a 9-card diamond ranking on influencing global factors and choropleth mapping... more

Chapter 1a - Population Distribution at the Global scalefree9 April 2021

Population density varies across regions and among them depending largely on physical factors that give a natural advantage to a place. Extreme climates and physical remoteness means low population density.... more

1. The Variety of Urban Environmentsfree17 January 2021

This page provides information on the syllabus for this section and links to lesson resources. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and worksheets to print. The pages have... more

Teacher Assessment Map 13 February 2018

This page outlines a map of assessment through the unit, including skill based questions, short writing responses and extended writing responses including essays. It includes planning frames, essay guides,... more

Changing Leisure Patternsfree19 January 2019

These learning activities cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and worksheets to print. The pages have full student access... more

Chapter 1d - China - Uneven Population Distribution9 April 2021

Chin has in the last 30 years, seen the biggest sustained population movement of human history. It has has helped create a distinctly polarised pattern of population distribution and economic development... more

Unit 4 - Power Places and Networksfree9 January 2021

This online book is to be used to support students following Unit 4 of the HL core. It includes content and guidance in line with the syllabus on Power Places and Networks as well as assessment support... more

Chapter 1c - Population distribution and economic development at the national scale9 April 2021

Population distribution at the national scale is influenced by the same physical factors as at the global scale. Cities and regions with natural physical and human advantages grow fast in population and... more

The Causes of Climate Changefree25 July 2017

Syllabus1. Causes of Global Climate ChangeThe atmospheric system, including the natural greenhouse effect and energy balance (incoming shortwave radiation and outgoing longwave radiation) more

Power, Places and Networksfree27 January 2018

This page provides links to pages with lesson plans with learning activities that cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and... more

Challenges and Opportunitiesfree25 July 2017

This is a link page to sub-pages that provided detailed lesson plans and learning activities that cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive... more

Tourism and Sport at the Local and National Scalefree6 January 2019

These learning activities cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and worksheets to print. The pages have full student access... more

Student Assessment Map 10 February 2018

This page outlines a map of assessment through the unit, including skill based questions, short writing responses and extended writing responses including essays.Physical and human factors affecting population... more

Consequences of Global Climate Changefree16 August 2017

Syllabus2. Consequences of Global Climate ChangeClimate change and the hydrosphere, atmosphere and biosphere, including:Synthesis, evaluation and skills opportunitiesThe uneven spatial distribution of... more

Option G Urban Environmentsfree10 March 2019

Urban Environments is still in process with new pages written and published each week. It will be complete with full lesson plans, assessment maps, student revision material and sample assessment papers... more

Global Trends in Consumptionfree25 July 2017

Syllabus1. Global Trends in ConsumptionGlobal and regional/continental progress towards poverty reduction, including the growth of the “new global middle class”Measuring trends in resource consumption,... more

Unit 2 - Global Climate Vulnerability and Resiliencefree27 November 2020

This online book is to be used to support students following Unit 2 of the SL/HL core. It includes content and guidance in line with the syllabus on geographic perspectives - global change, as well as... more

3. Urban Environmental and Social Stressfree28 May 2018

This page provides information on the syllabus for this section and links to lesson resources. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and worksheets to print. The pages have... more

Forced Internal Migration in Nigeria6 March 2021

This page develops resources that look at the causes and consequences of forced internal migration in Nigeria, developing a detailed example of environmental and political push factors. Students look... more

Impacts of Changing Trends in Resource Consumption25 July 2017

Syllabus2. Impacts of Changing Trends in Resource ConsumptionThe water–food–energy “nexus” and how its complex interactions affect:Synthesis, evaluation and skills opportunities more

Student Access free30 July 2020

Student access is a unique feature of InThinking subject sites. It allows teacher to choose the level of students access to the site pages and features an internal grade book linked to assigned tasks... more

P2 SL/HL Core11 December 2017

Syllabus1. Population and Economic Development PatternsPhysical and human factors affecting population distribution at the global scaleGlobal patterns and classification of economic development: more

Student Textbookfree9 April 2021

This textbook is to be used to support students following IB DP Geography. It includes content and guidance in line with the syllabus, as well as assessment support linked to ATL development. It includes... more

Powerful Organizations and Groupsfree22 September 2018

This page provides and introduction to all the main global organizations. It includes video and text resources as well PDF resources and a fact find sheet. There are a number of ways the resources can... more

2. Changing Urban Systemsfree12 May 2018

This page provides information on the syllabus for this section and links to lesson resources. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and worksheets to print. The pages have... more

Student Induction to IBDP Geography11 January 2021

This page provides students with resources and learning activities that introduces IBDP Geography with the idea of enabling them to navigate the course successfully.Geography sits very clearly within... more

Chapter 1e - Nigeria - Uneven Population Distribution9 April 2021

Nigeria is a regional superpower and its great oil wealth in the Delta Region has helped create a strong core-periphery pattern at the national scale. The south also situates Lagos, a megacity that produces... more

Sample Paper 3 - HL Core30 April 2019

The following page has 2 model papers that can be used as mock exams or for assessment. They feature authentic exam material and detailed mark schemes for use in class as follow-up or in teaching students... more

The Growth and Changing Purpose of Leisure Time9 March 2019

This page develops resources on both patterns of leisure growth and changing preferences in leisure. It uses graphics based on global regions as well as more detailed focus on American leisure activity... more

The Characteristics of Urban Placesfree22 September 2021

Revision page for characteristics of urban places and urban growth including planned and spontaneous growth patterns. It develops where cities locate, how they grow, their functions and the hierarchy... more

Global Networks and Flowsfree22 September 2018

This page provides a large number of resources to explore the flow of materials, manufactured goods and services. It begins with a starter worksheet for students to classify key words into players, networks... more

Human Development and Diversityfree20 November 2017

This page provides links to pages with lesson plans with learning activities that cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and... more

Global Climate, Vulnerability and Resiliencefree16 August 2017

Syllabus1. Causes of Global Climate ChangeThe atmospheric system, including the natural greenhouse effect and energy balance (incoming shortwave radiation and outgoing longwave radiation) more

Chapter 2b - China - Population Change9 April 2021

China's population structure has changed dramatically over time and has also experienced shocks as well as baby booms. Natural change in fertility rates as well strict government polices have helped move... more

Option E Leisure, Tourism and Sportfree10 March 2019

These learning activities cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and worksheets to print. The pages have full student access... more

The Water, Food Energy Nexus and Security2 August 2021

How does the water food and energy nexus impact on security of food, water and energy?Lesson Time: 1 HourLesson Objectives:Teacher Notes:Starter_Nexus Introduction - Play the introduction video on the... more

P3 HL Core Extension free29 April 2019

This is a link page to sub-pages to lesson plans with learning activities that cover everything in the IB guide for this Unit. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and worksheets... more

Chapter 2e - Forced Migration and Internal Displacement in Nigeriafree14 September 2021

49 million people were internally displaced in Nigeria in 2019. Many factors lead to forced migration. Its large size makes it very difficult to govern. Many people suffer poverty in rural areas and the... more

The Enhanced Greenhouse Effect and Spatial Variationfree22 September 2018

This page introduces the Enhanced Greenhouse Effect and anthropogenic causes of climate change. It uses a number of focused videos and worksheets activities to allow students to explore the key concepts.... more