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Park Hall Academy

Park Hall Academy

Water Orton Road, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham. B36 9HF

Telephone:0121 748 0400

Fax:0121 748 0414

Contact:Mr Cox

Geography

Overview

Key Stage 3

Year 7
Autumn 1 (Sept- Oct): Scavenger Geography (Atlas and Map Skills)
Autumn 2 (Nov-Dec): Natural Resources
Spring 1 (Jan- Feb): Raging Rivers
Spring 2 (Mar- Apr): Are you flood ready?
Summer 1 (May-June): Whatever the Weather
Summer 2 (July): Middle East and Environmental Project

Year 8
Autumn 1 (Sept- Oct): Planet Population
Autumn 2 (Nov-Dec): Coastal Curse
Spring 1 (Jan- Feb): Weird and Wonderful Places
Spring 2 (Mar- Apr): The Geography of my Stuff
Summer 1 (May-June): Ice on the Land
Summer 2 (July): Superpowers: China and India

Year 9
Autumn 1 (Sept- Oct): Wild Weather (Microclimates Fieldwork)

Autumn 2 (Nov-Dec): Terrifying Tectonics

Spring 1 (Jan- Feb): Living world – Tropical Rainforests
Spring 2 (Mar- Apr): Paradise Lost (Tourism)
Summer 1 (May-June): Geography of Conflict
Summer 2 (July): AQA GCSE: Paper 1 Section C: The Physical Landscape of the UK: Coasts

Year 10

We follow the new AQA GCSE specification.

Autumn 1 (Sept- Oct): Paper 1 Section C: The Physical Landscape of the UK: Rivers
Autumn 2 (Nov-Dec): Paper 1 Section C: The Physical Landscape of the UK: Rivers

Spring 1 (Jan- Feb): Paper 2 Section A: Urban Issues and Challenges
Spring 2 (Mar- Apr): Paper 2 Section A: Urban Issues and Challenges
Summer 1 (May-June): Paper 1 Section A: The Challenge of Natural Hazards
Summer 2 (July): Paper 1 Section A: The Challenge of Natural and Paper 3 Section B: Fieldwork

Year 11

From September 2017 we will be following the new AQA GCSE specification.

Autumn 1 (Sept- Oct): Paper 2 Section C: Resource Management and Energy
Autumn 2 (Nov-Dec): Paper 1 Section B: Ecosystems: Tropical Rainforests and Hot Deserts

Spring 1 (Jan- Feb): Paper 2 Section B: Changing Economic World
Spring 2 (Mar- Apr): Paper 3 Section A: Issue Evaluation
Summer 1 (May-June): Revision

Specialities and Awards