Oxford Big Ideas Geography 9 Victorian Curriculum Student Book + obook assess

Student book + 12-month student digital licence

Mark Easton

Oxford Big Ideas Geography 9 Victorian Curriculum Student Book + obook assess

Student book + 12-month student digital licence

Mark Easton




Paperback + obook


28 Dec 2016




Oxford Big Ideas Geography

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Oxford Big Ideas Geography Victorian Curriculum is fully revised and updated for the Victorian Curriculum: Geography. It supports an explicit focus on the acquisition of geographical skills and key concepts at each year level.

Key features:

  • Chapters structured around key questions from the Victorian Curriculum, supporting an inquiry-based approach to Geography.
  • Supports and extends student understanding through graded Check your learning questions and activity blocks.
  • Engaging source materials – stunning full-colour maps, photographs, data tables, satellite images, graphs and illustrations.
  • Strong focus on skills acquisition supported by ‘The geography toolkit’ and Skill drill activities.
  • Teacher obook assess provides teacher notes, suggested solutions, student worksheets and more. Teacher obook assess allows you to assign reading, set homework, share resources, create tests, monitor progress and tailor support for better results.

The obook is a cloud-based web-book available anywhere, anytime, on any device, navigated by topic or by ‘page view’. assess is an indispensable online assessment tool, explicitly mapped to the Victorian Curriculum that drives student progress through tailored instruction. As well as containing the student text and study tools, this obook offers virtual case studies including interactive maps, videos and other interactives.

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Concepts and skills

Chapter 1 The geography toolkit

Unit 1 Biomes and food security

Chapter 2 Growing food

Chapter 3 Food security

Unit 2 Geographies of interconnection

Chapter 4 An interconnected world

Chapter 5 The effects of global connections





Mark Easton has taught Geography, History and English for over 20 years and during the last 15 years has been a contributing author to many geography, humanities and atlas titles. In 2010 he joined Oxford as a geography consultant to work on a range of titles and to support the use of these resources in the classroom. Mark is also the Head of the Humanities Department at St Margaret's School.

Sample Pages

Here are some sample pages for your reference.

Chapter 2: Growing food