Assessment resources for geography teachers

Assessments, tests and quizzes to assess how your geography classes are progressing this term

Tes Resources Team

Useful Geography Assessment Resource In Action

Discover how your classes are progressing with these tests, quizzes and assessments

Taking the time to check that your students understand what you are teaching them is an important task and one that can easily be overlooked when trying to cram all the essential content into your lessons. To help you out, we’ve gathered a range of baseline assessments, end-of-topic tests and quick quizzes, designed to show you how much knowledge learners have retained and where there are gaps.

KS3 resources

Test your students on topics covered this term using some of these chosen ready-made assessment resources.

Geography Baseline Assessment
blackfriary

Geography Baseline Assessment

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2 x versions of our baseline assessment (one shorter and one longer version) plus markschemes. Can be used to set in year 7 or just assess ability on entry. It is based on what they should have done at KS2. Baseline 1 = longer version Baseline 2 = shorter version
Climate graph assessment - deserts
blackfriary

Climate graph assessment - deserts

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A describe, explain and interpret assessment designed for use with year 7 during a topic on ecosystems (focusing on deserts). The levelled markscheme is also available. The task can further be differentiated by removing the 'graph paper' or adding further axis etc and altering the word box.
Coasts assessment
krystina2

Coasts assessment

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A short assessment that could be completed in 40 minutes for KS3 students. Includes questions on erosion, deposition, landforms and defences. Aimed at mixed ability classes - most pupils should be able to complete most of the sheet, with a couple of mildly challenging questions at the end. Now with ...

KS4, IGCSE, Post-16 and IB Diploma resources

Prepare students for their impending exams and put their knowledge to the test using one of these prepared assessment pieces focusing on topic recall.

Tectonics Quiz
GEOGRAPHY_RESOURCES

Tectonics Quiz

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A nice little end of topic gameshow. You can use this for several year groups (depending on what you teach), and also tweak the questions/topics to another which might suit you more.
KS4 Geography: Edexcel IGCSE Urbanisation mid-unit assessment
Leah Smith

KS4 Geography: Edexcel IGCSE Urbanisation mid-unit assessment

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A 10-question, 37-mark, mid-unit assessment on Urbanisation from the Edexcel 2009 IGCSE spec. Other resources related to this topic: [KS4 Geography: reducing pollution in cities. Case study: Mexico City. Edexcel B and IGCSE](https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks4-geography-reducing-poll...

Exam technique and preparation

Support students to achieve in assessments with these exam preparation and technique centred resources. 

OCR B Geography exam technique and revision tips
amyjayne888

OCR B Geography exam technique and revision tips

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I use this PPT to guide through with pupils how to succeed in the OCR B Key Themes (and to some extent SDME) papers - It is based on my experience of how pupils do well (and not well) in exams from using papers I have called back, as well as my mock papers...I am charging 6 because it uses my expe...
Exam technique booklet for Edexcel AS level
lburton88

Exam technique booklet for Edexcel AS level

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A skills based booklet for improving exam technique for Edexcel (2008) unit (1) AS level. It is split into tips, essay writing guidance, using figures, terminology, 4 and 5 mark questions, essay writing and timing. It forms part of the 'Exam Technique Week' that we are doing in the Geogra...
IGCSE Geography - Extended Physical Exam Questions
morgancc

IGCSE Geography - Extended Physical Exam Questions

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An extended test (60 marks) on all areas of the Natural Environment section of the IGCSE Geography course. Can be used either as a test (best over a double lesson) or as a lengthy homework task building exam technique. The test also contains a guide as to how to structure exam answers and a self-eva...