Mountains are inspiring, dangerous, and life-giving. They help control weather and include landforms shaped by glaciers. This talk, aimed at Year 5 and 6 pupils, will show some of the special mountains of the world, the landscapes they contribute to, and how they are climbed.
David can bring along climbing gear to illustrate the points he's making. This also allows pupils have a hands on trying of the equipment afterwards, including ice axes, crampons, sleeping bags, down jackets, ropes and climbing protection.