Welcome

By , November 12, 2011 11:18 pm

Welcome to the Geography Department site of Our Lady’s Catholic High School Preston. We are currently undergoing an upgrade and will be back soon!

Compare our country to others

By , February 7, 2011 8:23 pm

This is a great site to compare the UK with other countries or to compare different countries around the world -try it!

http://www.ifitweremyhome.com/index/GB

Postcards from the future

By , September 4, 2009 6:41 pm

Here’s a great little movie showing what your postcards might look like in the future unless we can dramatically do something about Climate Change… remember Blackpool V Benidorm?

Walking the Amazon

By , September 4, 2009 6:36 pm

walkamazon

  • Ed Stafford is walking the length of the Amazon river in South America from the source to the sea. He has been walking for:

    520 days

    He started on 2nd April 2008 and is expecting to finish in May 2010. No-one has ever done what he is attempting…. click here to read more

Flooding Fun

By , August 27, 2009 5:56 pm

malhamriverThis website juniorfloodsite. net gives you information and games  and a virtual tour all about flooding in the UK and the World.

Our earthquake February 2008

By , August 27, 2009 5:44 pm

In  February 2008 Britain had its largest earthquake in 25 years. You can read the BBC report here but also eye witnesses from Preston here speak about their experiences

Britain at Dawn

By , August 27, 2009 5:29 pm

Britain from aboveWatch this video of Britain seen from above -where all the stars are people :)

Wildfires break out across Greece

By , August 26, 2009 7:51 pm

According to the conservation group Greenpeace, heat waves and drier conditions are leading to larger and more uncontrollable forest fires across the Mediterranean. See this report from the BBC about wildfires in Greece

Map Skills from BBC Scotland

By , August 26, 2009 7:38 pm

northamericaA simple map skill site from BBC Scotland

See you See Me: Are you eco-friendly?

By , August 26, 2009 7:35 pm

litterHere’s a BBC Scotland site with interactive games on  the Environment and Sustainability – See you See Me

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