Year 9 Geography
Content of the curriculum
The scale of the curriculum moves towards current global issues to give students a sense of relevance and responsibility and an understanding of how the world works today.
- Tectonic Hazards
- China Today
- Development and globalisation
- Russia and its place in the wider world
- Tropical Rainforests, Palm oil and issue evaluations
- Urban issues with an emphasis on Liverpool - fieldwork
Students are assessed throughout the course by a variety of assessment opportunities both in class and as homework tasks. Levels achieved will provide evidence of progress of the student towards their end of Key Stage target. Each topic will also be assessed more formally in an end of unit test.
For more details please contact Mrs Cath Thompson and Mrs Erica Sayers.