Exam Board: EDEXCEL Geography B

 

Course content/breakdown:

Unit 1 Dynamic Planet (Physical Geography) Tuesday 19th May (AM) 1 hour 15 mins

1.1 Restless Earth 1.4 Water World

1.2 Changing Climate 1.5 Coastal Change and Conflict

1.3 Battle for the Biosphere 1.8 Extreme Environments

 

Unit 2 People and the Planet (Human Geography) Wednesday 3rd June (PM) 1 hour 15 mins

2.1 Population Dynamics 2.4 Development Dilemmas

2.2 Consuming Resources 2.6 Changing Settlements in the UK

2.3 Globalisation 2.7 The Challenges of an Urban World

 

Unit 3 Making Geographical Decisions Tuesday 9th June (AM) 1 hour 30 mins

Skills and decision making exam based on core topics 1 – 4 in Units 1 and 2. Resource booklet (previously unseen) provided in exam.

 

REVISION CLASSES/TIMETABLES

Tuesdays after school will be intervention for focus groups.

Wednesdays after school are open to anyone.

Students are expected to revise the topic prior to attending the sessions and the sessions will be based on exam technique and questions for each topic. Saturday sessions for revision prior to exams, and compulsory Decision Making Exam preparation morning for all candidates Monday 8th June.

Geography-Timetable---Revision

REVISION GUIDES/WEBSITES

My Revision Notes: EDEXCEL B GCSE Geography Second Edition

AVAILABLE FROM GEOGRAPHY DEPARTMENT FOR ONLY £6

Revise EDEXCEL:

EDEXCEL GCSE Geography B Evolving Planet Revision Workbook
Please note this is a WORKBOOK
(contains practice questions and model answers for all units of study)
AVAILABLE FROM GEOGRAPHY DEPARTMENT FOR ONLY £1

All the geography lesson materials, worksheets, video clips and detailed revision notes and activities are on Moodle http://moodle.tretherras.net/moodle/

Go to GEOGRAPHY KEY STAGE 4 enrol on all units 1.1 to 2.7

BBC Bitesize is also a useful revision tool but not specific to our exam board http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/

 

PDF download here