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Geography

Develop outstanding individuals who understand and appreciate the beauty of the past and the world around them

In Geography we aim for students to:

  • Create well informed, globally aware citizens who can evaluate situations and make sound decisions for their own, and the world’s suture.
  • Use maps successfully.
  • To describe and explain key processes within the human and physical world.
  • To describe and explain the opportunities and challenges that humans face.
  • To describe the inter-relationship between humans and the physical world and to recognise impacts of cause and effect in both human and physical environments.
  • To write in PEE paragraphs.
  • To examine, calculate and analyse a range of sources to draw conclusions.
  • To have a wide range of knowledge surrounding place, scale, interdependence, physical and human processes, Environmental interaction and sustainable development and culture understanding and diversity.

Year 7

Term Geography Curriculum Overview
Half term 1 (7 weeks)

Introduction to Geography skills and the UK

Half term 2 (7.5 weeks)

Introduction to Geography skills and the UK

Half term 3 (6 weeks)

Weather and climate

Half term 4 (5.5 weeks)

Development

Half term 5 (5 weeks)

Ecosystems

Half term 6 (7.5 weeks)

Impossible places

Year 8

Term Geography Curriculum Overview
Half term 1 (7 weeks)

Population and migration

Half term 2 (7.5 weeks)

Rivers

Half term 3 (6 weeks)

Globalisation

Half term 4 (5.5 weeks)

Tectonics

Half term 5 (5 weeks)

Climate Change

Half term 6 (7.5 weeks)

China- Life in an Emerging Country

Year 9

Term Geography Curriculum Overview
Half term 1 (7 weeks)

Coasts

Half term 2 (7.5 weeks)

Urban Challenges

Half term 3 (6 weeks)

Sustainability

Half term 4 (5.5 weeks)

Africa

Half term 5 (5 weeks)

Tourism

Half term 6 (7.5 weeks)

Hazards

Year 10

Term Geography Curriculum Overview
Half term 1 (7 weeks)

AQA 1C: Physical landscapes- Coasts and Rivers

Half term 2 (7.5 weeks)

AQA 2A: Urban issues and Challenges

Half term 3 (6 weeks) AQA 1B: The living world
Half term 4 (5.5 weeks)

AQA 2B: Changing economic World

Half term 5 (5 weeks) AQA 3A: Fieldwork
Half term 6 (7.5 weeks)

AQA 3A: Fieldwork

Year 11

Term Geography Curriculum Overview
Half term 1 (7 weeks)

WJEC EDQAS Theme 5: Weather, Climate and Ecosystems

Half term 2 (7.5 weeks)

WJEC EDUQUS Theme 5: Weather, Climate and Ecosystems

Half term 3 (6 weeks) WJEC EDUQAS Theme 3 (Tectonics) and 8 (Environmental Challenges)
Half term 4 (5.5 weeks)

Theme 8 Environmental Challenges
Chapter 1 - Consumerism and its impact on the environment
Chapter 2 - Management of Ecosystems

Half term 5 (5 weeks) Revision and Exam
Half term 6 (7.5 weeks) Revision and exams