All can describe the size and location of the Sahara Desert and name Saharan countries
Most can construct their own well labelled sketch map of the Sahara and it’s human and physical geography
Some can analyse the physical and human features of the Saharan region and add them to their map
What is the Sahara like? Michael Palin is an actor and travel writer. In 2001 he travelled around the Sahara desert in Africa. Read about his route on p21.
What is the Sahara like ? Freezing These are all terms Geographers use to describe desert characteristics. Use these words to help you write a sentence or two to describe the Sahara. Hot Sandy Stony Salty Sub-Tropical Cold Arid What is the definition of a desert- what do they all have in common? Coastal Less than 250mm of rainfall a year. A moisture deficit (lose more that it receives.)