Geography

Holy Island:

As part of the humanities curriculum Year 5s enjoyed a field trip to Holy Island. They explored the island learning about the history and looking at the geographical features. The children listened to stories about St Cuthbert. They explored areas of the island looking at human and geography features.

Year 7 Geography, Map Skills, Grid references

Year 8 Geography Learning about Ecosystems

Geography Year 6 Learning about Italy and the European Union

We believe Geography helps you:

to understand the environment at local and global scales

to know your world through fieldwork

to make wise decisions that balances the environment and development concerns

to develop a wide range of skills such as presenting arguments or map skills

to understand other cultures in UK and throughout the world

to know where places in the world are

 

 

What we will be learning this year in Geography

Geography Curriculum 2016-17

 

 

Autumn

Spring

Summer

Year 5

Where I live

 

Holy Island  - local comparison with Berwick

Coasts

Or

North/South America study

Year 6

Water/rivers

 

Italy

 

Uganda

Year 7

What is Geography?

and

Map skills

 

Weather and

Climate

Environmental Concerns

and

 Kenya

Year 8

Natural Hazards

Ecosystems

Population

and

 China