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New virtual assembly for Monday 29th June in Class Pages

Topic

TOPIC - Geography

LO: To locate continents on a world map. To think about the similarities and

differences between Kemsing and Rio de Janeiro.

 

Starter:

Look at the world map (see the download below). Can you point to the continent Europe? What country in Europe do we live in? What is the name of your nearest city? What is the name of your nearest town? What is the name of your village?

 

Main Learning: 

Can you point to the continent South America?

Today we are going to find out more about a country called Brazil which is in South America.

Rio de Janeiro is a large city in the country of Brazil.

Click the link to find out more about Rio de Janeiro.   https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z6h2mfr

or see the fact sheet below.

 

Activity:

Design your own costume or mask for the Rio de Janeiro carnival. Use any colours or materials you can find to make your design stand out. It can be a drawing, a collage or something you can wear!

Use the fact sheet download below to help you.

 

To recap:

What country is the city of Rio de Janeiro in?

What is the name of the river that flows through Brazil?

What animals might you find in the rivers and jungle around Rio de Janeiro?

Can you name one of the beaches in Rio de Janeiro?

What sport do people in Brazil love to play and watch?

Why might people go on holiday to Brazil?

Can you think of anything about Rio de Janeiro that is similar or different to Kemsing?

 

World Map and Brazil Facts