Pupils cannot afford to miss any scheduled Geography for any reason – this includes sports fixtures, other school activities and family holidays. If a lesson is ‘missed’ it may have an impact on the outcome of the final GCSE exam result for Geography
|Calendar for completion of the Geography Controlled Assessment – Enquiry (“Tesco Express”)
||Week beginning Monday 24th May
||Setting the scene – explaining the rules and the task. Gathering Secondary data and questionnaire data.
|Exam Week – for all of Y10 in all subjects
||Monday 7th June and Wed. 9th June
||Two exams of about 30 minutes each. (Not part of the Controlled Assessment)
||Friday 11th June onwards
||Getting ready for fieldwork
||Tuesday 15th June (Sports Day)
||Data collection for some of this day (…in negotiation with Art and Design staff.)
||From Monday 21st June – up to 8 hours of classtime – in all Geography lessons.
||Highly controlled conditions – individual work completed entirely in class.
|Deadline for Completion
||Friday 9th July
||Work to be printed – one copy only. Final access to ‘folder’ of draft materials.
|Catch Up Session
||Tuesday 13th July 3.30 pm H1
||One final catch up/ completion session for anyone who has missed a lesson (with authorised reason).
Information about the ‘Enquiry’ Controlled Assessment for Geography