SS1 Geography Scheme of Work for First Term: This lesson note covers the following topics.
1 Introduction to Geography: Meaning, Nature, Scope and Value of Geography.
2 The Solar System: The Universe, The Planets, The Earth.
3 The Earth as a Planet; Shape and Size of the Earth, Proof of the Earth’s
Sphericity. The Movement of the Earth: Rotation & Revolution.
4 Latitude and Longitude: Definition, Uses, Similarities & Differences, Great and
5 Latitude and Longitude: Standard Time Zone, Calculation of Distances, Local
Time, International Date Line (IDL).
6 The Structure of the Earth: The Outer Zone.
7 The Structure of the Earth: The Interior Zone.
8 Rocks of the Earth: Types and Characteristics.
9 Basic Concept of Geographic Information System (GIS).
10 Major Land Form Features: Types of Land Forms, Mountain.
• Essential Geography for Senior Secondary Schools by O.A. Iwena.