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Year 13 – Homework for next Tuesday and Energy links

Read through and make notes in readiness to go through page 2 of the Pre-release.

Bring your files on the Energy topic with you on Tuesday, I want to look at the Middle East as an example of a geo-political energy hot spot.

This video is a reminder of the messy alliances and factions that have contributed (in part) to the conflict in the region and the rise of non state actors such as ISIS.

Year 12 – relevant reading in the run up to the exams

  • Middlesbrough earned promotion to the Premiership on Saturday with a draw against Brighton. You don’t have to be into football to appreciate what an extra £170 million for a club based in a town undergoing regeneration could mean.

Year 13 – Unit 3 topic plan in lead up to exams.

I guide as to what we will focus on in the run up to the Unit 3 exam on Thursday 9th June. This is a working document and can/will change in response to areas of weakness.

 

Date

Pre release focus – booklet and website

Pages

Bio diversity focus

12-Apr

Review of hwk booklet. China and India

 

Overview and mind map to ID weaknesses

19-Apr

Views on China and India – bias and sources

7

 Definitions and keyterms. Biomes etc.

26-Apr

Future changes in food and climate change impacts

6

 Case studies – ANWR, Lake District and AONB.

03-May

Looking forward – population and future gdp

5

 Essay practice.

10-May

Politics – infrastructure and military spending

4

 

17-May

Social progress – measures of social development

3

 

24-May

Trade and FDI

3,2

 

31-May

Review of all

all

 

07-Jun

Review of all

all

 

 

EXAM for unit 3 = Thursday 9th June. 13.00