India's climate - Drawing climate graphs
This activity looks at the climate of Delhi and Mumbai. It first asks you to read the climate graph of Delhi before you tgo on to make a climate graph using the climate data of Mumbai. Having completed your graph, you go on to analyse the
two graphs, making comparisons between the two climate graphs.
Make a choropleth map
Here, we learn how to make a choropleth map to show Indian average rainfall. The darker colours indicate heavier rainfall and the lighter colours indicate lighter rainfall. They are quite tricky to do well and involve an understanding of shading.
A finished example
The first time that you make a choropleth map can be quite difficult to understand and having an example of a finished map does help
Indian rivers unscramble
This is a well designed and fun geography activity where you have to unscramble the letters to make the names of the major Indian rivers.
To help you with spelling and to give you a little clue, the names of the rivers are included on the worksheet written faintly along the sides.
Having deciphered all the names of the major Indian rivers, you could go on to conduct
research into one
of the rivers and
find out ten facts
India - Fact File
This activity asks you to complete a fact file about India with given headings all set out to guide and help you. All the information can be found at our web page on the Geography of India: http://www.3dgeography.co.uk/geography-of-india
India video comprehension
This activity asks the pupils to watch ten short video clips of 1-5 minutes long and then to think of a good question to ask, complete with answers, based on what they have just seen.
Pupils can then test their friends to see if their friends can answer their questions.
This is a good way to use tablet PCs / iPads in the classroom. All the videos can be found in order at:
Why not buy the whole set?
This booklet contains 13 different maps and is a perfect resource for helping to teach and learn all about the Geography of India in schools or at home.
There are: Blank maps, outline maps, maps of the states of India, maps of Indian cities. There are also thematic maps including the climatic regions of India, the population density map of India and maps highlighting the rivers of India.
India Geography teaching pack
If you like our maps,why not buy the worksheets and class displays to go with them. You can get all three teaching resources in one pack saving 25% off the individual prices.
In this teaching pack, you will find:
Maps - 13 maps of India
Worksheets - 7 activities
Displays - 13 posters.