Geography

Departmental Staff

Curriculum Leader: 

Mrs G Sloggett 

Subject Teachers: 

Miss E Fuller 

Miss L Hamblin 

Mrs A Purcell 

Mr L Sparshatt 

SLT Line Manager: 

Mrs K Bloomfield 

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 

Year 8

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

Year 9 

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

Key Stage 4 

At Key Stage 4 we offer a choice of the following courses: 

Key Stage 5 

At Key Stage 5 we offer a choice of the following courses (please click on the links below to visit the Sixth Form Website):