Geography

For an outline of the Geography curriculum by year group, please see our Curriculum Guides.  

Autumn term 2017 - Half-term revision

PDF icon Year 8 - Revision for summative asssessment in November 2017

PDF icon Year 8 - Practice Questions for Summative Assessment

PDF icon PS7 - Revision for summative assessment in November 2017

S8 - Ipswich and Haileybury Kings Canterbury
S8 - Uppingham S8 - Framlingham

 

Revision Activities for Year 7 AND Year 8

PDF icon Location Knowledge Revision
PDF icon Section B Mapwork practice

Geography - The Essentials

PDF icon Coasts

PDF icon Eathquakes and Volcanoes

PDF icon OS Map Skills

PDF iconRivers

PDF icon Weather and Climate

PDF icon Weather and Climate of the British Isles - Quick Revision Sheet

PDF icon Practice questions on Population and Settlement

PDF icon Practice questions on Transport and Industry

PDF icon Population and Settlement

PDF icon Transport and Industry

PDF icon Farming (for Ipswich scholars only)

Key Terminology

PDF icon General Terminology

PDF icon Plate Tectonics Terminology

PDF icon River Terminolgy

PDF icon Coast Terminology

PDF icon Weather and Climate Terminology

PDF icon Settlement and Urbanisation Terminology

PDF icon Economic and Industry Terminolgy

Scholarship Essay Plans

PDF icon CASE Section A Earthquakes 

PDF icon CASE Section B Economic Geography

PDF icon CASE Secion B Globalisation

PDF icon CASE Section B Rainfall and Flooding

PDF icon CASE Section B Settlement

PDF icon CASE Section B Sustainable Development

PDF icon CASE Section B Weather and Climate

PDF icon Global Warming (Harrow)

Useful Websites

http://mapzone.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/mapzone  Years
7 & 8

www.geographygeek.co.uk

A general website covering a multitude of Geography topics – it has links to videos and

PowerPoint presentations.

Years
7 & 8
www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone/clips An excellent library of short video clips on a wealth of topics – just type in the topic you want. All Year Groups

www.bbc.co.uk/gcsebitesize/geography
Quick revision notes and tests – appropriate for Common Entrance and Scholarship. Years
7 & 8
www.howstuffworks.com

Another video based site – just type in a key word (e.g. Earthquakes) and the site will produce a list of short (usually 5 minutes) video films to watch.

Good for Science and other subjects too.

 
Years
4, 5, 6,
7 & 8

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/barnabybear
Some of the Department’s Schemes of Work incorporate Barnaby Bear’s travels. Years
1, 2, 3,
4 & 5

www.georesources.co.uk

Essentially a links based website – all the topics for Common Entrance and Scholarship are covered. Years
6, 7 & 8


www.kidsgeo.com/geography-games/ 

 This site has great map based games.  It is suitable for all ages. All Year Groups