Home Page


Listen carefully

Before the holidays, we looked at the directions LEFT and RIGHT.

Then we learned in Geography how to use a compass which has different directions: NORTH, SOUTH, EAST and WEST.

We used these to direct Katie Morag around the Isle of Struay.

Today we are going to use these directions again to navigate (move) around the landmarks in Burnley.

Listen carefully

What is a landmark?

A landmark is something that is easily recognisable such as building or a statue but it could be a physical feature such as a hill, mountain or waterfall.

Let's take a look at some of the recognisable landmarks in Burnley.

Here is a map of Burnley with some local landmarks on:

Which direction would you have to travel to get from Stoneyholme to Thompson's Park?


Well done! You need to move East.


Now it's your turn to answer questions using the same map.