Our local community around the Clyde

This topic will develop learners' investigation skills in the context of their local community by gathering information on its history up to present, analysing how it has changed and why.  Display of knowledge and PowerPoint presentation produced documenting progress from the start. Findings of research and material gathered exhibited in school and during parents' evenings and local community event.

Broad Outcomes of learning

• Subject knowledge gained and enhanced 
• Improved soft skills 
• Improved research skills 
• Better communication - asking questions and making suggestions 
• Observation skills enhanced - objects and photographs analysis 
• Ability to understand change as part of life 
• Learned to work as part of a group 
• Achieved CfE capacities

Relevance to curriculum

• Supports CfE Social Studies

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