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AQA GCSE Geography Revision Ideas Paper 1 and Paper 2

AQA GCSE Geography Revision Ideas Paper 1 and Paper 2

To be used as revision with pupils or it could be used as a homework task. You could give each child in the group one and then they swap it around once complete. Ideas include: • Make a mnemonic of the five weather hazards experienced in the UK. List three impacts of a) strong winds and b) high temperatures in the UK. • In one sentence state a) short term change and b) long term change to ecosystems. Practise writing a brief account of Avington Park lake restoration to illustrate positive changes • Write three questions about the environmental challenges in Bristol so that you could test a friend you have to know the answers too • Think of a favourite song and change the lyrics to remind you of the advantages and disadvantages of TNCs 54 revision ideas for Paper 1 - Natural Hazards - Chile and Nepal, Weather Hazards - Typhoon Haiyan and Somerset Levels, Climate Change, Ecosystems - pond, Tropical Rainforests - Malaysia, Hot Deserts - Thar Desert, Physical Landscapes in the UK, Coasts - Swanage, Medmerry and Lyme Regis, River - River Tees and Banbury. 61 revision ideas for Paper 2 - Urban Issues and Challenges - Rio de Janeiro, Urban Change in the UK - Bristol, The Development Gap, Nigeria a NEE, and Changing UK Economy, Resource Management, Energy
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Command Word Match Up Task for AQA A GCSE Geography

Command Word Match Up Task for AQA A GCSE Geography

I have used this task at the start of a revision session with my KS4 pupils. Pupils have the definitions of the 15 main command words used by AQA and have to match up the definitions with the command words. Answers are included. PDF is purely a copy of the Word document. I have also included the command words which I have pupils stick in the front of their exercise books.
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Geog your memory for Paper 1 AQA A GCSE Geography

Geog your memory for Paper 1 AQA A GCSE Geography

10 “Geog your memory” worksheets with answers for Paper 1 AQA A Geography. Topics included: natural hazards, tectonic hazards, weather hazards, climate change, ecosystems, tropical rainforests, hot deserts, river landscapes, coastal landscapes I set these for homework and then using the answers pupils mark their work the following lessons.
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Definition Grids for AQA A Geography GCSE

Definition Grids for AQA A Geography GCSE

Definition grids of key terms used within each topic of the new GCSE course. I will be using as a starter activity to recap previous learning, or within revision lessons to ensure pupils know what key terms mean. They can either be printed or shown using a projector/smart board. Answers are included in the notes section of the Powerpoint. There are definition grids for paper 1 and paper 2 topics including: tectonic hazards, weather hazards, climate change, ecosystems, tropical rainforests, hot deserts, river landscapes, coastal landscapes, the urban world, urban change in the UK, sustainable urban development, the development gap, a newly emerging economy, the changing UK economy, resource management and energy management. This resource can be easily adapted if you study a different optional topic.
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Tropical Rainforests Revision Booklets AQA A Geography GCSE

Tropical Rainforests Revision Booklets AQA A Geography GCSE

Revision booklet for pupils to complete independently on the topic of Tropical Rainforests from Paper 1 Section B using their exercise books/ textbooks. (Page numbers relate to blue Oxford University Press Textbook). Case study included is Deforestation in Malaysia. Thought Quilt covers the topics of tropical rainforests and hot deserts – answers are included.
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Weather Hazards Revision AQA A Geography GCSE

Weather Hazards Revision AQA A Geography GCSE

Revision booklet for pupils to complete independently on the topic of Weather Hazards from Paper 1 using their exercise books/ textbooks. The case studies included are: Typhoon Haiyan and the Somerset Levels
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Hot Desert Revision AQA A Geography GCSE

Hot Desert Revision AQA A Geography GCSE

Revision booklet for pupils to complete independently on the topic of Hot Environments from Paper 1 Section B using their exercise books/ textbooks. (Page numbers relate to blue Oxford University Press Textbook). Case study included is Thar Desert. Thought Quilt covers the topics of tropical rainforest and hot deserts – answers are included.
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Country of the Month Display

Country of the Month Display

Here is my greatly loved and appreciated country of the month display. Each month I focus on one country around the world. The countries included are: Mexico, Peru, Mongolia, Italy, Iceland, Portugal, Nepal, Uganda, Qatar, Russia, Japan, South Korea. For each country there is the name of the country, 5 facts about the country and the country’s flag. This is displayed around my world map. I often get pupils asking what country is next, or wondering where the country is and encouraging them to use an atlas to locate it they frequently comment or ask about the facts displayed.
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Geography General Knowledge 5 Question Quiz

Geography General Knowledge 5 Question Quiz

Each PowerPoint slide contains 5 Geography general knowledge questions. The first 9 slides focus on Britain and the next 4 are worldwide Geography. Answers are included. I usually have this slide on the board when I am going around checking homework to try and increase pupils general Geography knowledge who will answer the questions in the back of their books I will then go over the answers and pupils are scored out of 5. Blank templates of each are included.
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Random Geography Facts Display

Random Geography Facts Display

Random facts about our world that are displayed on my classroom wall to inspire pupils. I have them laminated and backed on different coloured paper and added a title “Did you know…” I frequently refer to them in lessons, for example when discussing the deepest hole ever dug, or the distance from Land’s End to John O Groats.
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Features of Coastal Erosion

Features of Coastal Erosion

Lesson used with a mixed ability Year 7 class. Content Covered: Starter: Name these coastal landforms What is erosion? Pupils to jumble definition 4 types of erosion - pupils drawing sketches of the diferent types of erosion based on description. Formation of cave, arch, stack and stump - pupils to complete a back to back activity and then draw diagram with annotation into books. Exam style question - Explain the formation of a sea stack - with mark scheme Extra slides on headlands and bays.
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History Display - What history do you have in your pocket? Coins

History Display - What history do you have in your pocket? Coins

A display created using images of £2 coins and 50p asking pupils to think about what History do they have in their pocket. Images of: Battle of Britain Battle of Hastings Great Fire of London Magna Carta WW1 Suffragette movement Gunpowder Plot Victoria Cross NHS London Underground I got the images printed on colour and laminated and cut around them to display them.
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Pakistan Floods 2010

Pakistan Floods 2010

Lesson used with Year 9 looking at flooding events in Pakistan in 2010. Starting with a 5Ws of an image of flooding Locating Pakistan and writing a description of location Causes of flooding Video clip to show impacts Impacts of flooding -categorise statements into social, economic and environmental impacts Immediate aftermath of the flooding again with a video clip. Plenary - Is Pakistan a risky place? Also include a document that I used with my lower end.
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Geography Display - "Not the typical geography questions"

Geography Display - "Not the typical geography questions"

18 questions to be displayed around the classroom - not the typical "geography questions", examples: Which is the only city to be located in two continents? Which county in the UK has two coasts? Which country has the most volcanoes? Which country has the highest life expectancy? How many Great Lakes are there in the North America? My intention is to have the pages printed back to back on A4 (obviously only get pages 2-37 printed not the first page), on card and in colour and the page folded therefore the question is on the top and you open it to reveal the answer (I am going to use velcro dots also).
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AQA A Distribution of Ecosystems

AQA A Distribution of Ecosystems

Lesson following the AQA A GCSE syllabus - 5.3 Distribution of Ecosystems. Starter: Imagine you are going on a journey from the North to South Pole - how would the places you visit change as you travel. Pupils are using information cards to complete a carousel activity of the 8 different types of biomes. Exam questions Location of biomes in North America with model answer Distribution of temperate deciduous woodland with model answer. Distribution of tundra ecosystem with mark scheme.
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AQA A New Spec - Plate Margins

AQA A New Spec - Plate Margins

Geography AQA A Plate Margins for first teaching in 2016, exams in 2018. Starter: A bridge between two continents video of Iceland. What is happening here? how are the plates moving? Building on prior knowledge, pupils to identify the different ways in which plates can move. Main Task: Pupils are to use information sheets to label diagrams of the different plate margins. Task is modelled. Feedback on slides, discussing/ensuring pupils diagrams are correct. Plenary: Exam Question - with model answer.
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Coastal Habitats - Studland Bay Nature Reserve

Coastal Habitats - Studland Bay Nature Reserve

PowerPoint and resources to be used when teaching AQA A Coastal Habitats using Studland Bay as a case study. Looking at the the ecosystem, issues, solutions and conflict. NEW: Overview of the topic to be used as a revision aid.
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AQA A Chile and Nepal Earthquake Effects and Responses

AQA A Chile and Nepal Earthquake Effects and Responses

AQA OXFORD GEOGRAPHY TEXTBOOK NEEDED FOR THIS LESSON. Lesson comparing the primary effects, secondary effects, immediate responses and long term response to the 2010 Chile earthquake and 2015 Nepal earthquake. Starter - what do you already know about Nepal and Chile. Using indicators HDI and GDP what can we find out about these countries. Introducing new vocab. Videos demonstrating the effects of the earthquakes. Pupils are creating fact files about the two earthquakes using the textbook. Two exam questions for pupils to answer. Also looking at how the primary effects, secondary effects, immediate response and long term response to volcanic eruptions differ to earthquakes. Worksheet to colour code. Video to create a case study of Montserrat 1997.
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Hardest Geography Questions Geography Display

Hardest Geography Questions Geography Display

Interative Geography Classroom Display based on the questions in this quiz: https://www.buzzfeed.com/robinedds/the-most-infuriating-geography-quiz-youll-ever-take?utm_term=.ha963BAKW#.aqOdLDMxW 19 questions in total and answers. Example Questions Include: Name a country that ends in the letter T Name a four letter country that is NOT in Asia Name a EUROPEAN country that contains a double letter Name a US STATE that contains just four letters Name a country that ends with an R Word document should be printed back to back. "Flip pages on the short edge" option I printed mine on card not paper I used velcro dots (from amazon) to secure the answers. Questions black font, blue border, answers on the inside, black font, green border.
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