Year 7

Students in Key Stage Three follow a varied scheme of work incorporating geographical skills and understanding.

Units of Work:

·         Geographical Skills and maps

·         Countries at contrasting levels of development

·         Coastal processes and the UK Coastline

·         Rivers and processes of erosion, includig a local case study

·         The United Kingdom

Year 8

Students in Key Stage Three follow a varied scheme of work incorporating geographical skills and understanding.

Units of Work:

·         Settlement

·         Crime

·         Brazil

·         Hydrology and flooding

·         Weather and Climate

·         Restless earth

Year 9

Students in Key Stage Three follow a varied scheme of work incorporating geographical skills and understanding.

Units of Work:

·         Africa

·         Population

·         Globalisation

·         Biomes and Ecosystems

·         Rivers and flooding

·         Glaciation

·         Tsunamis

·         Berlin

·         Australia

Year 10

Students in Key Stage Four can opt to follow GCSE Geography. At Nidderdale High School we follow AQA Geography.

Students can opt for the same course to be completed as a a two year course and also as a one year option.

Year 11

Students in Key Stage Four can opt to follow GCSE Geography. At Nidderdale High School we follow AQA Geography.

Students can opt for the same course to be completed as a  two year course and also as a one year option.