Locality study

Comparing Lee-on-the-Solent to their local settlement

Locality Study
Learning objective

To gather information to compare Lee-on-the-Solent with an alternative settlement.


During this whole morning or afternoon session, the children will take a walk off site to Lee-on-the-Solent, stopping along the way to identify key geographical features. Once in Lee-on-the-Solent, children will carry out a number of activities. Teachers are asked to select these in advance from a provided list, the centre staff will produce a booklet to include the selected activities for the children to use. The activities could include drawing maps, field sketches, undertaking questionnaires with members of the public, traffic surveys or buying ice creams!

Key information

This is an offsite session which will take the whole morning or afternoon

This is available for Key Stage 2 children

The key focus for this is Geography - settlement