Geography - Local Area

 Year 7 residential environments work; Spring St

 
 

          Geography - River investigation

          Year 8 rivers fieldwork; Stibbington

 

Pupils have three Geography lessons per fortnight during Key Stage 3. They study a variety of human and physical topics as shown in the table below:

 Term

 Y7

 Y8

 Y9

One 

What is geography?
UK map

Geological timescales and plate tectonics

Weather and climate
Climate change and Energy (Russia); natural resources (primary industry)

 Comparing countries:
Japan and China

 Two

Making and  Mapping
Connections

Rivers 

 Rocks, weathering and soil.

Coasts

Globalisation and fashion including fair trade. 
Population and
development

 Three

Exam

Settlement; population and urbanisation

Exam

Ecosystems; Africa study.
Tropical rainforest, savanna, deserts

 Exam

Antarctica