A Level Geography: Hazards

Hi,

Here are some recent articles to add to your revision cards from the Hazard topic booklet:

Resilient Cities – What does an earthquake-proof city look like?:

https://www.theguardian.com/cities/2017/dec/11/earthquake-proof-city-christchurch-japan-colombia-ecuador?CMP=share_btn_tw

Potential global effects of volcanic eruptions – Mt. Agung, Indonesia:

http://theconversation.com/why-mount-agungs-volcanic-ash-is-a-particular-problem-for-aircraft-88353?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=twitterbutton

Why are wildfires plaguing southern California?:

https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/dec/07/why-are-ferocious-wildfires-plaguing-southern-california?CMP=share_btn_tw

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-42263237

Remember to always keep an eye out for up-to-date events in the news.

Team Geog

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Yr13: November Trial Exam

Hi Yr13,

Your Trial exam for Geography will be on Monday 27th November [Periods 4 & 5].

This will be a 2 hour paper and will include questions in Section A about Contemporary Urban Environments, which will be worth 38 marks. We advise that you spend 50 minutes on this section. Section B will be worth 48 marks and will include questions about Hazards. We advise that you spend 70 minutes on this section.

Both sections will include a 20 mark question. We recommend that you spend 30 minutes each on these questions. It is important that you spend at least 2 minutes of this time thinking carefully about your [minimum] 3 PEEL points you will make.

Hazards revision resources

Hazards checklist: YR13-NOV TRIAL EXAM-ADVICE & CHECKLIST-2017

Preparation revision power point: YR13-NOV TRIAL EXAM-PREPARATION-STUDENTS

Hazard perception and models: YR13-NOV TRIAL EXAM-HAZARD PERCEPTION RESPONSES AND MODELS

Case study [TRS]: Hurricane Katrina – YR13-NOV TRIAL EXAM-KATRINA CASE STUDY

Case study [TRS} Hurricane Katrina [Isaac & Harley]: Hurricane Katrina Final-ISAAC & HARLEY

20 Mark Assessment Grid: AQA-A LEVEL-20 MARK-MARKING GRID-USE

Please let us know if you have any further TRS case studies to contribute.

All the best,

Team Geog

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AQA GCSE Geography BBC Bitesize Revision Resource

Hi GCSE Geographers,

The BBC has a Bitesize revision website for the new AQA Geography specification. This may be useful in helping you understand some of the processes and features that we have studied in Geography, with multiple choice tests included.

Web Address: https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zy3ptyc

CAUTION – Please note:

The CASE STUDIES used on this website may well not be the same ones that we have studied.

Please make sure that you use your REVISION FLASH CARDS to revise case study questions.

Please ask if you are unsure.

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Yr9 Hmwk Project: Crime – How safe is my street?

Hi Year 9,

Click the link below if you need another copy of the crime homework booklet:

Homework Extended Project-Yr9-Crime-Booklet-SHORT VERSION-REV-SEPT 2017

Please ask if you are unsure of anything.

Good luck!

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