Tropical Rainforest GCSE Geography Resources & Revision Materials

Download the GCSE Geography Ecosystems: Tropical Rainforest Resources module

This module contains:

  •  An editable PowerPoint lesson presentation
  • Editable revision handouts
  • A glossary which covers the key terminologies of the module
  • Topic mindmaps for visualising the key concepts
  • Printable flashcards to help students engage active recall
  • A quiz with answer key to test knowledge and understanding of the module

Ecosystems: Tropical Rainforest

Tropical rainforests are ecosystems that occur in tropical regions, and are a type of tropical moist broadleaf forest. These have high precipitation of around 60 to 160 inches of precipitation throughout the year, with almost no dry seasons.

This ​GCSE ​Ecosystems module introduces tropical rainforest to your students, explaining:

  • ​What are tropical rainforests and their physical characteristics?
  • What are the interdependencies of climate, water, soil, plants, animals, and people with rainforests?
  • What are key adaptations of plants and animals?
  • What are reasons for and issues related to high biodiversity?
  • Where are tropical rainforests found throughout the world?
  • What are the economic impacts of deforestation?
  • What does sustainable management of rainforests look like?

Resource Examples

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