Geography 2.4 3rd edition covers all the skills (thinking, practical and valuing) and key geographic concepts needed to help Year 12 students prepare for Geography Achievement Standard 2.4 (Apply concepts and geographic skills to demonstrate understanding of a given environment), as well as 2.5 (Conduct geographic research, with direction) and 2.7 (Describe aspects of a geographic topic at a global scale). All the skills listed in the ‘Teaching and Learning Guidelines’ are covered in this edition.
This new edition has been revised to align with the New Zealand Curriculum 2007 and the realigned Achievement Standard 2.4. The book has a new assortment of full colour maps, a pull-out answer section, and a wide range of activities that develop the skills and ideas of Geography in a variety of interesting contexts.
Jane Evans is HOF Social Sciences at Takapuna Grammar School.
Cheryl Osborne is an experienced teacher of Geography and has recently taught overseas and at Epsom Girls Grammar School.