Weobley High – Geography

1Welcome to the Weobley Geography department. It is the Geography departments aim to provide all pupils with an interesting and relevant learning experience that will put them in good stead for the future. As a teaching team we have strength in depth with experienced, specialised staff. The department offers a wide and varied curriculum designed to engage and develop pupil knowledge, skills and understanding. Pupils are encouraged to learn actively and independently.

It is a major department focus that lessons are enjoyable and accessible to all pupils enabling them to achieve and progress regardless of their academic ability.  Field trip and extra curricular activities are now available to all pupils in every year group.

Key stage 3

At this stage pupils receive 2 hours of Geography per week in year 7 and 9 and 1 hour in year 8.

The topics covered are as follows:

KS3 Topics Studied Link

Key stage 4

At this stage pupils receive 3 hours of Geography per week. Pupils will take the Edexcel A GCSE course.

The topics covered are as follows:

Useful links

Geography at the movies www.gatm.org.uk

BBC Bitesize www.bbc.co.uk/gcsebitesize/

Geography Association www.geography.org.uk

Ordnance survey www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk

Geography revision and resources www.georesources.co.uk

Geography VLE

http://geog.weobleyhigh.co.uk/