S1 1 or 2 periods per week
S2 As for S1
S3 3 periods per week
S4 3 periods per week
S5 5 periods per week
S6 Arranged when chosen
All S1 pupils study a short introductory unit followed by work on Scotland and the environment.
S2 pupils look at earthquakes and volcanoes and then contrast rich/poor countries (Japan/Brazil).
We now offer F/G at Standard Grade and Int2 Geography in S3/4.
In S5 students can choose from Int 2 or Higher level and then, if successful at Higher in S5, and go on to Advanced Higher in S6.
Help with Revision:
Residential fieldwork to complete NAB1 of AH course
Residential fieldwork and revision weekend prior to exams Lunchtime revision and tutorial sessions
Extensive use of websites for classwork and revision.
http://www.japan21.org.uk/ http://www.geography.learnontheinternet.co.uk/topics/flamborough.html http://www.ersdac.or.jp/ASTERimage/ASTERimage_library_E.html http://geoearthkam.tamu.edu/ek-mg2.htm http://www.intute.ac.uk/socialsciences/blog/category/geography/ http://www.waveofdestruction.org/
http://www.wildlife-international.org/index.html http://www.griffith.edu.au/ins/collections/webb/content1.html http://earthquake.usgs.gov/eqcenter/recenteqsww/index.php?old=world.html http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/index.shtml
http://www.physicalgeography.net/home.html http://www.earthscienceworld.org/images/about.html http://geographyatthemovies.co.uk/index.html