Introduction

Welcome to geography! We are a passionate team who want to see our students experience the world as they have never seen it before! We are committed to delivering a fresh and exciting curriculum both in and out of school!

Curriculum

KS3

Year 7 (2 hours per week)

Topics will be studied under the SAIL themes and include

  • Who am I?
  • Global citizens and
  • Who has the Power?

Year 8 (1 hour per week)

Topics will be studied under the SAIL themes and include

  • Festivals,
  • Enterprise and Innovation
  • And May the Force be with you.

KS4

Year 9 – 11 Options (3 hours per week)

We study three main themes:

  • Paper 1 (Physical Geography) Topics include tectonics, weather hazards, rivers and coasts.
  • Paper 2 – (Human Geography) Topics include urban issues and challenges, the changing economic world and the challenge of resource management.
  • Paper 3 – Includes skills and decision making. Students will undertake a geographical enquiry which will include the use of primary data, collected as part of a feldwork exercise.

Exam Boards

Current Year 9 – 11 – AQA

Exam Dates

Current Year 11
Paper 1 – 21st May 2019
Paper 2 – 5th June 2019
Paper 3 – 12th June 2019
Please note: these exam dates are provisional