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Geography Learning Plans

Geography Learning Plans 2016 2017

YEAR PLAN

Year 7 Geography

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

1-2

Map Skills

Formal end of Unit assessment

Learn / revise key words

Plotting journey to school

Creative representations of learning

Some written tasks

Pre-lesson reading

Planning, drafting and improving answers

3-4

Global ecosystems

Formal end of Unit assessment

Learn / revise key words

Background research

Creative representations of learning

Some written tasks

Pre-lesson reading

Planning, drafting and improving answers

WIDER HOMEWORK OPPORTUNITIES AND READING

Map Skills:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/education/sysm/landscapes/highlands

islands/mapskills/index_intro.shtml

Global ecosystems

http://www.kidsgeo.com/geography-for-kids/0164-ecosystems.php


YEAR PLAN

Year 8 Geography

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

1-2

Natural hazards

 

Formal end of unit assessment

Research

Learn / revise key words

Create a poster

Creative representations of learning

Some written tasks

Pre-lesson reading

Planning, drafting and improving answers

3-4

Coasts

Formal end of unit assessment

Research

Learn / revise key words

Creating a leaflet of favourite tourist location

Creative representations of learning

Some written tasks

Pre-lesson reading

Planning, drafting and improving answers

 WIDER HOMEWORK OPPORTUNITIES AND READING

Natural Hazards:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/earth/natural_disasters

Global tourism:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks3/geography/physical_processes/coasts/revision/3/


YEAR PLAN

Year 9 Geography

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

1-2

Brazil investigation – Development, Crime, Improvements, Physical features including The Amazon rainforest.

Formal Unit Assessment

Learn/revise key words

Investigating where your things come from

Background research

Creative representations of learning

Some written tasks

Pre-lesson reading

Planning, drafting and improving answers

3-4

The changing global industry /globalisation.

Formal Unit Assessment

Preparation for shanty town improvements assessment.

Background research

Creative representations of learning

Some written tasks

Pre-lesson reading

Planning, drafting and improving answers

WIDER HOMEWORK OPPORTUNITIES AND READING

The changing global industry

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/globalisation/globalisation_rev1.shtml

Brazil investigation

http://www.ngkids.co.uk/

http://kids.mongabay.com/


YEAR PLAN

Year 10 Geography

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

Spring Term

Natural Hazards

GCSE Exam Questions

Revision

Exam Questions

Learning key words and building vocabulary

Research

Planning, drafting and improving answers

Autumn Term

Ecosystems

GCSE Exam Questions

Revision

Exam Questions

Learning key words and building vocabulary

Research

Planning, drafting and improving answers

Summer Term

Physical landscapes in the UK

GCSE Exam Questions

Revision

Exam Questions

Learning key words and building vocabulary

Research

Planning, drafting and improving answers

Summer term part 2

Urban issues and challenges

 

 

 

WIDER HOMEWORK OPPORTUNITES AND READING

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/urban_environments/

http://www.coolgeography.co.uk/GCSE/AQA/Changing%20Urban/Changing%20Urban.htm

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/coasts/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/natural_hazards/

Revision guides available to buy via the Online Payment System

Past Papers supplied by the teacher


YEAR PLAN

Year 11 Geography

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

Autumn Term

Urban issues and challenges continued

GCSE Exam Questions

Revision

Exam Questions

Learning key words and building vocabulary

Research

Planning, drafting and improving answers

Spring Term

Changing economic world and resource management

GCSE Exam Questions

Revision

Exam Questions

Learning key words and building vocabulary

Research

Planning, drafting and improving answers

Summer Term

Revision and exam preparation

GCSE Exam Questions

Past exam papers

Planning, drafting and improving answers

WIDER HOMEWORK OPPORTUNITIES AND READING   

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/economic_change/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/globalisation/

 Revision guides available to buy via the Online Payment System

Past Papers supplied by the teacher