Geography

Departmental Objective:

Geography has a distinctive contribution to make to the aims of the national curriculum. The geography programme of study provides opportunities to plan sequences of work, learning outcomes and teaching approaches that develop successful learners.  The relevance of geography to pupils' lives, personal experiences and futures gives them the motivation to succeed and to enjoy learning. Geography equips and enthuses pupils with its range of approaches to learning, including fieldwork and discussion of current issues.

Facilities

The Geography Department has:

  • A large dedicated classroom with an interactive whiteboard
  • Extensive atlas and map resources
  • The latest textbooks in-line with the new National Curriculum and the new GCSE Geography Syllabus
  • A large range of resources for pupils of all abilities including SEN and Gifted and Talented

Extra Curricular Activities

Booster sessions after school as advertised in classroom.

Useful Websites

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/

www.geographyalltheway.com

www.coolgeography.co.uk

http://www.s-cool.co.uk/gcse/geography