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An Island Home

Unit 3. An Island Home

Key Questions

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Suggested resources

Where is Struay and what is it like?

Search internet for Web camera of Coll Photographs from internet
http://www.sturgeon.dircon.co.uk/

Tourist Guide to the Hebridean Isle of Coll – aerial photos
http://www.collinfo.dircon.co.uk

http://www.users.dircon.co.uk/~collinfo/homepage.htm
Use OS CDs/ website to show  area.
www.ordsvy.gov.uk  (old maps also available)
www.multimap.com

http://www.aboutscotland.com/coll/dairyglendyke.html

Pictures of Coll from listed websites
Use atlas to locate Coll and look at various maps 
Factsheet 1

Powerpoint 1 - Where is Katie Morag set?
www.sln.org.uk/geography/ Documents/Coll%20-%20Struay%202.ppt

What type of transport is used to get to, and move around, Struay?

Caledonian MacBryne
http://www.calmac.co.uk

Timetable for ferry to Coll

List transport
Bike, tractor, boat, walking, lorry, van, ferry
Make a list on Word processor , display as a table

Who lives on Struay and what work do they do?

Tamara Hedderwick Email authors daughter who owns Coll Ceramics 
http://www.tcweb.co.uk/scottish-galleries/listings/281.html
Email Coll Magazine
Alison@isleofcoll.u-net.com for current local news, ferries etc.

Draw a family tree…of characters  and jobs
Matching activities
How is Struay similar to, and different from, our locality? Isle of Coll - The Internet Guide to Scotland
http://www.scotland-info.co.uk/coll.htm
List differences and similarities on Clicker Grids/Word document
What do I like and dislike about Struay? Would I like to live there?  

Make a list on Word processor , display as a table
Make a simple brochure of Struay [More able]
Using a Word Processor, label diagram using text boxes. Create headings in a different font.

 

Karit Morag - The Isle of Struay
http://www.randomhouse.co.uk/childrens/katiemorag/struay.htm
Katie Morag – A New Pier
http://www.e4s.org.uk/biffa/stories/pier.html

Mairi Hedderwick – A questionnaire
http://www.earl.org.uk/partners/midlothian/ezone.htm

 

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