Mrs M Mullaney M.Mullaney@beverleygrammar.co.uk
Mr P Gibson P.Gibson@beverleygrammar.co.uk
|Year 7||Year 8||Year 9|
|What is Geography? (Human, Physical, Social, Economic and Environmental).
Map Skills- 4 and 6 figure grid references, map symbols, direction, longitude and latitude, atlas skills.
Tectonic Hazards- earthquakes, volcanoes, plate margins, causes, effects and responses.
Urbanization- formation of settlements, push and pull factors, opportunities and challenges in cities, LIC, HIC, regeneration projects.
Synoptic Topic- Africa
Maps skills, physical features, urban areas and development opportunities, natural hazards.
|River landscapes- water cycle, erosion, transportation, weathering, deposition, features, managing rivers (floods and effects).
Population- growth, DTM, Pyramids, China, Migration, aging populations.
Weather and Climate- clouds and rain, anticyclones, depressions, world climates.
Synoptic Topic- Middle East
Map skills, physical features and climate, location of population and rivers, flooding and water management. Tourism, conflict and migration.
|Coasts- erosion, weathering, waves, deposition, land features, mass movement, use of coast, defences and types of management.
Ecosystems- Small scale ecosystems, Biomes, Rainforests, Hot Deserts, Cold Environments (uses, opportunities, challenges, conflict and management).
Resources Management- water, food and energy resources.
Click the links below to see LMI (Labour Market Information) for sectors that are related to Geography.
- BBC Bitesize, KS3, Geography – www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zrw76sg
- BBC Bitesize, GCSE Geography AQA – www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zy3ptyc