St Philip's Church of England

Controlled Primary School

North America Geography Project

North America Geography Project


Each child has been given a few starter activities to get going on this project. Also included is a knowledge organiser with the key facts that should be known before beginning the project. They should research the following headings:

  • Famous Buildings;
  • Rivers;
  • Lakes;
  • Mountains;
  • Cities;
  • The Coast;
  • Contrasts in landscape e.g. plains and mountains;
  • Contrasts in landscape e.g. deserts and forests.


The project should include written information, drawings, diagrams, maps and a model or similar creative interpretation of a key feature. It could be a building, an iconic feature or even a landscape. Please see below for further ideas and inspiration.