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Geography

Head of Department

Mrs V Mitchell

Subject Teachers

Mrs K Arnott teacher i/c of Geography
Mr T Westby

Miss L Finn

Mr R Prutton

Accommodation and Resources

The Geography Department are based in the E-block (E1, E2, E3 and E5).  There are 4 specialist classrooms all equipped with DVD players, projectors and white boards.  The department has a full set of iPads which are used regularly for research, presentation and the use of GIS to explore our world.

What Will Students Learn In Each Year?

The links below give a detailed breakdown of what is taught in the the curriculum for each year.

Key Stage 3

What will my child learn in year 7?

What will my child learn in year 8?

What will my child learn in year 9?

Key Stage 4

What will my child learn in year 10?

What will my child learn in year 11?

Key Stage 5

What will my child learn in year 12?

What will my child learn in year 13?

Extra Curricular Activities

Currently the Geography Department runs homework catch-up sessions on Thursdays for year 10 and Mondays for year 11.  Mr Westby runs the Geography Film Club on named lunch times throughout the year.  We also run fieldwork trips in years 11 and 12 to various locations in the UK.  In year 13 pupils are offered a chance to attend an exam board student conference.

The department is currently exploring a trip to Iceland.