KS4 Geography

Year 10

 KS4 Students follow the AQA geography syllabus A. This provides students with the opportunity to develop communication, graphical and cartographical skills, problem solving and to develop their inter-personal skills through debate and discussion. Below is a breakdown of the course:

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Natural Hazards

Living World

Physical Landscapes

Coasts

Rivers

Urban Issues and Challenges

DME PRACTICE EXERCISE

Homework: Research tasks, project work, extended questions, preparation for controlled assessment tasks, practical tasks.

Other Useful Information

5 ways I can help my son/daughter

1

Read and discuss newspaper articles about the topic studied.

2

Ask students to explain why natural disasters take place.

3

Help them prepare for assessments or essays.

4

Give them time to revise and test learnt knowledge.

5

Record and watch geographical documentaries.