Login
Translate

Year 7

Year 7 Curriculum Plan – Geography

Curriculum Area: Humanities: Geography

National Curriculum 2017-18

Overview of Course Content

During Year 7 Geography lessons  the units of study will develop a student’s understanding of the following areas:

  • Settlement pattern and urban growth
  • Cold Deserts – Polar regions explored
  • Weather theories and examples of extreme weather events

 

 

Overview of course content

Overview of assessment

Autumn 1

Unit of Work

Map skills

 

Baseline assessment

Autumn 2

Unit of Work

Settlement

 

 

Written test: knowledge of settlement

 

Written knowledge test: urban regeneration

 

Spring 1

Unit of work

Cold Deserts

 

 

Written Assessment: Exam style question

 

Title: Which Polar Region should we save – the Arctic or Antarctica?

 

Spring 2

Unit of work

Cold Deserts

 

Summer 1

Unit of Work

Weather - Theory

 

Title: written test on weather theory

 

Title: Hurricane Katrina

 

Card Sort and investigation of why such a wealthy country experienced such devastating effects

 

Summer 2

Unit of Work

Wild Weather

 

Title: Tornadoes

 

Newspaper report on effects of tornado – case study recall