GOOD LUCK TO ALL YEAR 11 and 13 GEOGRAPHERS WITH YOUR GCSE EXAMS....... New GCSE Revision Guides now available - £3.70 for Unit 1/2 - available on Parent Mail. GOOD LUCK TO ALL YEAR 11 and 13 GEOGRAPHERS WITH YOUR GCSE EXAMS....... GCSE and A'Level students - remember exam clinics - Friday lunchtime - N16
St Ivo Geography Department Online Portal “Geography is the subject which holds the key to our future” - Michael Palin
Students have five hours of Geography a fortnight in Year 10
YEAR 10 PROGRAMME OF STUDY
Course: GCSE Geography (8035) -AQA
Paper 1: Living with the Physical Environment
Section A: The Challenge of Natural Hazards
- Natural Hazards
- Tectonic Hazards
- Weather Hazards - Climate Change
Section B: The Living World - Ecosystems - Tropical Rainforests - Deserts
Section C: Physical Landscapes in the UK
- UK Physical Landscapes - Coastal Landscapes in the UK
- River Landscapes in the UK
We are also teach the Physical Fieldwork section of Paper 3 in Year 10.
RESIDENTIAL FIELDTRIP: A Year 10 residential trip to Iceland runs every July. The photographs below are just some of those taken from the July 2016 tour. Our next trip will be in July 2017. Letters will be available early in the new academic year. Please see the Iceland 2017 page for more details.
Supporting resources will be published / linked from this page. The following resources are also available.
Schoology Course: The department are developing a dedicated online course area on Schoology for the Year 10 course. As it is a new exam (from Sept 2016), we will be developing this across the two years to provide supporting resources, links etc. for students. www.schoology.com - students need to sign up for an account (free) and should see their teacher for the Access Code.
Revision Guides: The department will be producing bespoke revision materials which will be made available in the run up to the main exam period for students.