Geography

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

Autumn Revision 2018

7X

Revision for November assessment 2018

PS7

PS7 Revision for November Assessment 2018

Year 8

 Year 8 Guidance
  Year 8 Practice Questions

 Location Knowledge Exercises
 Mapwork Revision 2017 onwards

S8

S8 Revision for autumn assessment

Additional Revision Activities

Years 7 & 8 additional revision

Location Knowledge Exercises
 Mapwork Revision 2017 onwards

Geography - The Essentials

 Coasts

 Eathquakes and Volcanoes

 OS Map Skills

 Rivers

 Weather and Climate

 Weather and Climate of the British Isles - Quick Revision Sheet

 Practice questions on Population and Settlement

 Practice questions on Transport and Industry

 Population and Settlement

 Transport and Industry

 Farming (for Ipswich scholars only)

Key Terminology

 General Terminology

 Plate Tectonics Terminology

 River Terminolgy

 Coast Terminology

 Weather and Climate Terminology

 Settlement and Urbanisation Terminology

 Economic and Industry Terminolgy

Scholarship Essay Plans

 CASE Section A Earthquakes 

 CASE Section B Economic Geography

 CASE Secion B Globalisation

 CASE Section B Rainfall and Flooding

 CASE Section B Settlement

 CASE Section B Sustainable Development

 CASE Section B Weather and Climate

 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