Coast and River Links

Rivers Project Britain Primary Homework Help - Rivers
A fantastic resource especially written for children which includes information on all the main features of a rivers. These features are also highlighted in virtual trips down two major rivers, The Thames and the River Severn.
The River Trent The River Trent
Great site about the River Trent written for children. Take a virtual tour down the river, find out about its history, uses, settlement and flooding.
BBC Rivers and Coasts Rivers and Coasts
BBC KS2 resource for Rivers and Coasts. Find out on a virtual field trip how rivers change and what happens when they meet the coast?
Coastal Environments Coastal Explorer
A big book about coastal environments written by primary school teachers.
curriculum visions Curriculum Visions
Web site primarily designed to support "Curriculum Visions" books and CDs. Includes additional information for the "Rivers" , "Coasts" and "Water Supply" books.
Riverside Explorer - Environment Agency Environment Agency's - Riverside Explorer
Web site about the Environment Agency's interactive, educational CD-ROM, River Explorer, which is based on the Environment Agency's River Habitat Survey database. It contains data on 4500 sites linked by a Geographical Information System, and illustrates why river habitats are important for wildlife and how human activity affects them. It supports science and geography topics in the schools National Curriculum for 9-14 year olds and has been sent free to all schools.
flamborough head Exploring a Contrasting UK Locality - Flamborough Head
Background notes from a contrasting UK locality pack on Flamborough Head intended for use in Key Stage 2. Flamborough Head is a headland that juts out 10 kilometres into the North Sea on the Yorkshire coast north of Bridlington.