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Year 8 Geography

 

 

Assessment No

 

Date

Term/week

 

 

Topic/Unit

 

Task Description

 

Outcomes

 

Weighting

 

1

 

 

 

Term 1

Week 8

 

Global Change:

The changing nature of our world

 

Globalisation assignment

 

4.1, 4.2, 4.3

 

10%

 

2

 

 

 

Term 2

Week 2

 

Global Change:

Global Inequalities

 

*Research Report task

 

4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.7, 4.9

*4.10

 

15%

 

3

 

 

 

Term 2

Week 5

 

Global Change topics

 

 

Knowledge/Skills test

 

4.5, 4.5, 4.7, 4.9, 4.10

 

15%

 

4

 

 

 

Term 3

Week 7

 

Global Issues:

Threatened Habitats

 

 

Endangered Habitats

Oral presentation/PowerPoint task

 

4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.8, 4.10

 

15%

 

 

5

 

 

Term 4

Week 2

 

Global Issues:

Climate Change

 

*Climate Change Research

Assignment

 

4.1, 4.2, 4.3, 4.7, 4.8,

*4.10

 

15%

 

6

 

 

 

Term 4

Week 5

 

All topics

 

Yearly Exam

 

4.5, 4.5, 4.7, 4.8, 4.9, 4.10

 

30%