GCSE Geography Case Studies with Exam Prep for AQA, OCR B and Edexcel B – Weather Hazards

GCSE Geography Case Studies with Exam Prep

Case Study resource packs – written specifically for the new AQA, OCR B and Edexcel B GCSE Geography specifications.

For each topic, ALL of the Case Studies and Located Examples required by the spec are covered.

We’ve carefully selected a range of located examples which not only span the globe but also focus on countries with contrasting levels of development. As well as understanding the physical factors at play within each case study, these resources allow you to teach all of the human concepts by comparing locations at either end of the development spectrum.

Teach your students to gain a deep understanding of the physical world around them through study of specific events, and learn about the interactions between people and place, and the differing effects that gloabl events will have on developing and developed populations.

  • Every required specification Case Study and Located Example Covered
  • Fact files of all the key information relating to the event
  • Thought-prokoving picture springboards to promote class discussion
  • Summary tables – perfect for revision

Also included to motivate students and help track progress…

  • ICT Interactive content, with suggested videos, websites, news articles and more…
  • Consolidation activities for each case study
  • Differentiated questions (with suggested answers) to test knowledge and recall of the facts and figures

 
COMPONENT 1:
Our Natural World Price is £69 (£49 for Edexcel B) — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Topic 1: Global Hazards – Weather
Flash flooding, Morpeth, UK, 2008; Flash
Flooding, Texas, 2015;

Hurricane Sandy, USA, 2012; Tropical Storm Chedza,
Madagascar, 2015;

Heatwave, UK, 2015; Heatwave, Pakistan, 2015;

Drought, UK, 2004-06; Drought, Brazil, 2015

GCSE Geography Tectonics Case Studies with Exam Prep

GCSE Geography Case Studies with Exam Prep

Case Study resource packs – written specifically for the new AQA, OCR B and Edexcel B GCSE Geography specifications.

For each topic, ALL of the Case Studies and Located Examples required by the spec are covered.

We’ve carefully selected a range of located examples which not only span the globe but also focus on countries with contrasting levels of development. As well as understanding the physical factors at play within each case study, these resources allow you to teach all of the human concepts by comparing locations at either end of the development spectrum.

Teach your students to gain a deep understanding of the physical world around them through study of specific events, and learn about the interactions between people and place, and the differing effects that gloabl events will have on developing and developed populations.

  • Every required specification Case Study and Located Example Covered
  • Fact files of all the key information relating to the event
  • Thought-prokoving picture springboards to promote class discussion
  • Summary tables – perfect for revision

Also included to motivate students and help track progress…

  • ICT Interactive content, with suggested videos, websites,
    news articles and more…
  • Consolidation activities for each case study
  • Differentiated questions (with suggested answers) to test
    knowledge and recall of the facts and figures

COMPONENT 1:
Global Geographical Issues

Topic 1: Hazardous Earth – Tropical
Cyclones
Hurricane Sandy, USA, 2012; Tropical
Storm Chedza, Madagascar, 2015; Hurricane Dean, Mexico,
2007
Topic 1: Hazardous Earth – Volcanoes and
Earthquakes
Eyjafjallajökull Eruption, Iceland,
2010; Mount Merapi Eruption, Java, 2010;

Tohoku Earthquake, Japan, 2011; Nepal Earthquake,
2015

Price is £59 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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GEO4B Pre-Release Resource Pack for June 2017 exam: Migration: Africa to Europe

GEO4B Pre-Release Resource Pack 2017

The focus this year is on migration from Africa to Europe. This issue has been a hot news topic for many months. Now it’s time to really get to grips with understanding the issue. Get to know ALL the details surrounding this interesting issue in our 2017 Pre-release Resource Pack.

Order your A Level AQA GEO4B Resource Pack now! Written specifically for the Advance Information on the 2017 topic of migration from Africa to Europe.

  • Guide students through the pre-release with Thorough Workbook provided in A4 & A5 booklet
  • Revise related key skills with Skills PowerPoints!
  • Set the issue in context with Background Material
  • Stretch and challenge A* students with Discussion Springboards
  • Two practice exam papers with mark schemes

Provides students and teachers alike with a structure to work through, and prepares your students for the exam.

“This resources will encourage students to gain a firm understanding of the issue at hand. It leads them through each Item – ensuring they have a thorough understanding of the main points.” – K. Rush, Teacher & Independent Reviewer

“A well planned resource which is extremely helpful for students and teachers alike. The pack enables teachers to plan effectively for the run up to the exam and provides a range of strategies and questions which can be used in class.” – G. Dhaliwal, Teacher & Independent Reviewer

“Clearly outlines requirement for student research, outlining the high expectations by stressing the detail required and importance of being synoptic… Clear structure to questioning in student and teacher booklets, linking clearly to the AIB sections.” – A. Sams, Curriculum Leader & Independent Reviewer

Price is £69 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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iGCSE AQA Paper 3 Pre-Release Resource Pack June 2017

iGCSE AQA Paper 3 Pre-Release Resource Pack June 2017

The Preliminary Material has been released and this year’s focus is on the increasing urbanisation in LEDCs. A number of opportunities are presented, and challenges faced, in growing urban settlements and investigating social, environmental and economic issues is key to understanding and interpreting urbanisation as a theme.

2017: Contemporary Issues in Urban Settlements

A complete breakdown of the Advanced Information Booklet for the annual iGCSE AQA Paper 3 exam. Focussed on Living in an increasingly urban world, Issues surrounding urbanisation in LEDCs, The challenges of urban growth and The Dharavi Redevelopment Project in Mumbai, India.

A complete teaching resource to help students achieve their full potential in this difficult exam. An active, student-centred approach to learning, ideal for Paper 3 where spoon-feeding is impossible. The focus on skills and strategies which can be applied to the exam makes this a valuable resource.

Learn to understand all angles of the issue up for debate.

  • Builds understanding of Paper 3 assessment, command words and synoptic skills
  • Deconstructs every element of the resource booklet to help students to fully digest the content
  • Model answers show your students what top answers look like and how to write them

Students develop the core geographical and synoptic skills to succeed with Paper 3 – skills that help with Paper 1 and 2 too!

Includes…

  • Student workbook to guide lessons and get immersed in the AIB
  • Unique PowerPoint presentations filled with vivid images and detailed content to enhance your lessons
  • An original practice exam paper to get your students fully prepared for the real thing!

Price is £59 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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A Level Edexcel Unit 3 Pre-release Pack 2017

A Level Edexcel Unit 3 Pre-release Resource Pack

2017 Central Americas

The focus this year is on the three Central American
countries of Panama, Costa Rica and
Nicaragua. Located on the narrow Isthmus
separating the Caribbean Sea from the Pacific Ocean, the
Central Americas form a continuous land bridge between North
and South America. Get to know ALL the details surrounding this
interesting development issue in our 2017 Pre-release Resource
Pack.

The 2017 Unit 3 Pre-release Resource Pack is available
for Pre-order now!

Written specifically for the Unit 3 Advance Information booklet
on Bridging the Development Gap.

The resource contains two parts:

  • Part A: Two sets of exam papers for Unit 3 Part A questions
    with mark schemes– for all Unit 3 topics (excluding the current annual
    synoptic topic)
  • Part B: Activities and exam practice to help students to
    process and break down the Unit 3 Section B pre-released
    information for the June examinations.

The Edexcel Unit 3 Pre-release Resource Pack is written to
support the Unit 3 AIB.

  • Students get to know the pre-release with detailed worksheets
  • Activities to get students thinking synoptically
  • Set the issue in context with background material
  • Stretch and challenge A* students with discussion
    springboards
  • Two practice papers with mark schemes covering both sections
    of the exam

Provides students and teachers alike with a clear structure to
work through, and prepares your students for the exam.

“The mark schemes have really propelled the resource
from good to outstanding. This is something that teachers can
use to great effect… It helps deepen students learning and
understanding of the pre-release booklet because it guides
students on what needs to be critically looked at.”

G Dhaliwal, Head of Geography & Independent
Reviewer

 

Price is £64 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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A Level AQA Geography – GEO4B AFL Exam Pratice

The GEO4B AfL Exam Practice resource contains everything your
students need to master their final A Level exam:

 Exam tips – focussing on command words and mark
  schemes
Writing tips – highlighting structure, use of geographical
  terms, tone, spelling and grammar
Question types – addressing all the skills that will be
  tested

Students start by attempting exam-style questions on the annual
topic (great practice!), then assess and grade their own and
others’ answers (great AfL!). Progressive activities help build
confidence through familiarity with the AIB, key skills and what
makes a top-level exam answer.

An exam’s worth of questions covering all the likely question
types for the exam
Sample answers for comparison and improvement from basic
Level 1 & 2, to model Level 3 answers
Student-friendly mark schemes for every question

Ideal for classwork, homework or intensive revision sessions in
preparation for the exam.

Our AfL resources for previous years are still available and are
perfect for early preparation in advance of the pre-release focus
being available from the exam board. Order from the right-hand
panel now!

“This resource enhances learning by making the pre-release
booklet more accessible in terms of breaking down the core
content such as maps and tables. It helps deepen students
learning and understanding of the pre-release material because it
guides students on what needs to be critically looked at.”
  Dhaliwal, Teacher & Independent Reviewer

Price is £59 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.

https://zigzageducation.co.uk/synopses/aqa-geo4b-afl-exam-practice?pod=7195?link=zzbe Click here for full details and to order.

A Level AQA Geography GEO4B Pre-Release Resource Pack 2017

Migration: Africa to Europe

The focus this year is on migration from Africa to Europe.
This issue has been a hot news topic for many months. Now it’s
time to really get to grips with understanding the issue. Get
to know ALL the details surrounding this interesting issue in
our 2017 Pre-release Resource Pack.

Order your A Level AQA GEO4B Resource Pack now! Written
specifically for the Advance Information on the 2017 topic of
migration from Africa to Europe.

Guide students through the pre-release with <b>Thorough
Workbook provided in A4 & A5 booklet

Revise related key skills with Skills PowerPoints!

Set the issue in context with Background Material

Stretch and challenge A* students with Discussion
Springboards

Two practice exam papers with mark schemes

Provides students and teachers alike with a structure to work
through, and prepares your students for the exam.

 
How are you preparing your students for this challenging
exam, to help them to ace it first time?

One superb way of doing this is to make use of past Pre-release
Resource Packs.

Our tried and tested strategy along with all of our
previous annual GEO4B resources (at a discounted price)
https://zigzageducation.co.uk/synopses/GEO4B-Pre-Release-Packs-for-practice are
available here

For more great GEO4B support, see https://zigzageducation.co.uk/synopses/aqa-geo4b-afl-exam-practice
for 2017 and the https://zigzageducation.co.uk/synopses/5623-aqa-geo4b-steps-to-success

 

Future years:

Pre-order and we will send you the preliminary “getting to know” activities to support you in getting started with your students for whatever the topic turns out to be! Pre-order and register at http://zzed.co.uk/FreeUpdates”>zzed.co.uk/FreeUpdates to receive the activities via email as soon as they are available (within a few days of the AIB release).

Excellent for the student and the teacher. There is only a
short time before this exam and the quick turn round on producing
it really is superb…S Knights, Geography Teacher &
Independent Reviewer

Price is £69 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days. https://zigzageducation.co.uk/synopses/4546-GEO4B-Pre-Release-Pack?pod=7194?link=zzbe Click here for full details and to order.