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Geography

 

 Contact Head of Subject: jon.taylor@jhanson.hants.sch.uk

 

The Geography department aims to open our students’ eyes to the world around them.  We encourage and develop skills that promote discussion, enquiry, argument and analysis and cover a wide spectrum of worldwide and current issues.  Students are taught in mixed ability classes in all years and regular assessment and feedback ensure we can give students immediate and effective support throughout their academic year. Standards and expectations are high.  We are proud of the choice and specialism we can offer all our students as their progress into their KS4 curriculum too.

Key Stage 3

KS3 is taught in mixed ability classes and coverage is as follows:

  • Y7 Where am I? Resources, Oceans, Taking shape and Energy
  • Y8 Living in cities, Population, Water and Weather
  • Y9 Living on the edge, Earning a living, Ecosystems and Coasts

Key Stage 4

Y10-

  • Coasts
  • Urbanisation
  • Ecosystems
  • Rainforests
  • Deserts
  • Economic World

Y11-

  • Hazards
  • Rivers
  • Water
  • Skills

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