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What will my child learn in year 8?

Term 1

 Incredible India

  • Describing the location and characteristics of India.
  • Examining the impact of globalisation in India.
  • Exploring the future challenges India faces.

Term 2

Wild Weather and Climate

  • Describing the differences between weather and climate.
  • Exploring the processes which create weather hazards.
  • Assessing the influence of climate change on weather patterns.

Term 3

Managing Migration

  • Examining the reasons for migration.
  • Investigating the impacts of migration.
  • Evaluating methods for managing migration.

Term 4

Captivating Coasts

  • Exploring the varied nature of coastal environments.
  • Examining key landforms created along coasts.
  • Assessing methods for managing coastal environments.

Term 5

Amazing Africa

  • Describing the location and characteristics of the African continent.
  • Examining the differences in levels of development across Africa.
  • Assessing the sustainability of development in Africa.

Term 6

Catastrophic Crime and Conflict

  • Exploring links between Geography and conflict.
  • Examining geographical patterns of crime.

Creating and analysing maps of crime in the local community