Autumn Year 8
The fashion industry
Through the clothes in their wardrobes students will study globalization. Through group work they will analyse where their clothes were made, poplar brands and distances covered. Where money spent on clothing is investigated leading onto how workers are treated in developed and less developed countries.
Spring Year 8
A unit of work where students will study features of coastal deposition and erosion. By studying processes of erosion and deposition pupils will be able to understand how features such as spits and bars, headlands, cliffs, stacks and stumps are formed. Pupils will then study coastal management and how coastlines are protected.
A case study of the village of Happisburgh and the Norfolk coastline complete the unit.
Summer Year 8
The development of tourism along with popular destinations and attractions will be analysed.
Tourism abroad and the positive and negative effects it has on developed and developing countries will be studied