We are delighted to welcome all of our students back to school! A big welcome to our new members of the Geography Team - Mrs Shortland-Palmer and Mrs Oldridge We appreciate it will be more difficult to see us outside of lessons at the moment but please do email your teacher with any questions. Please make sure you have signed up to your relevant Schoology course online (see your teacher for the code).
St Ivo Geography Department Online Portal “Geography is the subject which holds the key to our future” - Michael Palin
The Geography department offer a wide range of fieldwork experiences and other extra-curricular opportunities, these include:
KEY STAGE 3 Geography Taikko Drummers - Japan Studies Grafham Water - River studies and Flood management Amazing Animals Road Show - Rainforest Studies Dunwich / Aldeburgh - Coastal Erosion and Management
KEY STAGE 4 Geography St Ives and local area fieldwork study Iceland (optional residential)
KEY STAGE 5 Geography River Ise - River Processes Study Snowdonia - Residential Trip Holkham Bay - Sand Dune Succession Study London Docklands Visit - urban redevelopment and change New York (optional residential) - world cities Revision Conference London Local GA Lectures - Cambridge University
An bi-annual international trip is also offered for Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5 students. The last visit was to South Africa in October 2014.
BTEC Level 2 Travel and Tourism Wimpole Hall Cambridge Hunstanton
AS/A2 Travel and Tourism Cadbury World Marriott Hotel New York (Optional Residential)
South Africa 2014 Photographs
The Geography Department run an international trip on a bi-annual basis. In October 2014 we visited South Africa - the photographs below give a taste of our experience..