Year 7 Geography: Global Environments Syllabus Dot Points Students learn about the types of global environments and their location: – coasts – coral reefs – deserts – grasslands – mountains – polar lands – rainforests – rivers – tundra – wetlands Unit Outline 1. Climate and Environment 2. Types of Environments 3. Planet Earth – From Pole to Pole Metalanguage List biodiversity coasts community coral reefs countries deforestation deserts developed developing ecosystem fossil fuels grasslands Kick start questions 1. List the types of global environments in the world. 2. Locate on a world map the types of global environments in the world. 3. Explain the relationship between the environment and climate. 4. Explain the relationship between latitude and climate.