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Hot or Cold ?

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Some impacts of the big freeze of January 2010
A starter for a lesson idea for "living geography"

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Hot or Cold ?

  1. 1. Hot or cold ?<br />Winners and losers in the big freeze... A starter<br />
  2. 2. http://www.lovelylingfield.com/images/sledge_minibob.gif<br />
  3. 3. Flickr CC: ECOSOSLOG<br />
  4. 4. Add further things here...<br />Some suggestions...<br />Sales of.....<br />Admissions to A & E....<br />Insurance claims....<br />Bookings for ski-ing holidays....<br />Sales of take-away food....<br />Or <br />WINNERS / LOSERS collate on board...<br />
  5. 5. http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-change/the-big-freeze-2010-an-audit-1863350.html<br />
  6. 6. FIGURES are available from various newspaper sources to back up, and add further depth e.g. percentage increase...<br />Need to discuss WHY there has been the relevant change in demand for these particular goods and services.<br />Impact of weather has been particularly severe in the last few weeks, and perhaps is worth pursuing with students. <br />“Living Geography” context...<br />
  7. 7. Could lead on to Tony Cassidy<br />iPhone app idea<br />http://slideshare.net/tonycassidy<br />

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