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). 

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     “Geography is the subject which holds the key to our future” - Michael Palin

Head of Department - Mr R Chambers

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Fieldwork & Educational visits

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..

For more details see the South Africa 2015 blog.