Geography

 
 
 Departmental Staff  
Curriculum Leader Mrs G Sloggett  
Subject Teachers

Miss L Hamblin
Mrs A Purcell
Mr L Sparshatt

Mr N Elliman   
Mrs H Trent (maternity)
Mrs H Munn

SLT Line Manager Mr B Phillips  

Geography – Key Stage 3

At Key Stage 3 students are taught for four lessons each fortnight and are taught in tutor groups throughout in year 7 and mixed ability groups in years 8 and 9.

The main programmes of study in each year group of Key Stage 3 are summarised below with further details contained in schemes of work:

Year 7

  • Personal Geographies and map skills
  • Coasts
  • Cities and challenges
  • Tourism
  • Life on the edge
  • Role of stones

Download Scheme of Work – Year 7

Year 8

  • Population
  • Economic development
  • Africa 
  • The changing world
  • Weather and climate
  • Rivers

Download Scheme of Work – Year 8

Year 9

  • Eco-systems (tropical rain forests)
  • Frozen landscapes
  • Tectonic hazards
  • Climatic hazards
  • Resources
  • Water issues

Download Scheme of Work – Year 9

Geography – Key Stage 4

At Key Stage 4 students have the option to study GCSE Geography.
Please refer to the Key Stage 4 Courses Booklet‘ for further details.

Geography – Key Stage 5

At Key Stage 5 we offer AS and A2 Geography.
Please refer to the ‘Sixth Form Prospectus‘ for further details.