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Resource ID 107603

KS5+ Geography

Fieldwork Investigation
Isle of Wight Coastal Trail
"IW Coastal Trail - Family/General Interest - Part 1 - Hurst Spit"
Key Stage ED Squirrel
Resource Description
"IW Coastal Trail - Family/General Interest - Part 1 - Hurst Spit"
This resource is part of a collection with the following variants:

107601 - Mixed Ability [THIS DOCUMENT]

107602 - Mixed Ability [THIS DOCUMENT]

107603 - Mixed Ability [THIS DOCUMENT]

107604 - Mixed Ability [THIS DOCUMENT]

107605 - Mixed Ability [THIS DOCUMENT]

107606 - Mixed Ability [THIS DOCUMENT]

This resource is classed as General Interest and is especially suitable for lifelong learners and family groups. There are 12 different locations around the coast of the island to explore. The resources in the pack will allow you to learn a little about the geography of each location, and there are activities incorporated into each to help you to experience and enjoy what each location has to offer.

Contextual Summary


How did Hurst Spit form and what are its main features? You will be able to explore the spit and the saltmarshes behind, discovering the birds, plants and butterflies that thrive here. You will have the opportunity to discover the nooks and crannies of the castle itself, and find out how it is all being protected from the ravages of the sea.

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