Thank you to all those that attended Open Evening last week - a great night was had by all! Friday GCSE and A'level lunchtime clinic - N16 - 1.05 onwards - drop in with any questions! Congratulations to Mahil (Year 12) and Megan (Year 10) for winning the Geography house competition - 50 house points for Croiser and 50 house points for River!
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 11.
YEAR 11 PROGRAMME OF STUDY
Unit 2 - The Natural Environment
This consist of 4 topics: Section A (CORE) 1. Coastal Landscapes 2. River Landscapes 3. Tectonic Landscapes
Section A (OPTION) 5. A Watery World
Unit 1 - Geographical Skills Section Most of the Geographical skills are taught integrally throughout the two year course however we return to these at the end of Year 11 in preparation for the final exam . These include:
The department have a number of online resources to support Year 11 in revision for the final GCSE’s - the slideshow below provides a summary of what is available. For links to the resources follow the KS4 blog link below.
Students can purchase the bespoke department revision guides for Units 2 and 3 from the Business Centre (or online through parent mail). All students are given a Unit 1 revision guide and a past papers booklet which forms the homework programme for Year 11.