Preparing students for GCSE fieldwork exams
Who this course is for
Teachers of GCSE geography
Course dates and locations
Manchester – Tuesday 6 February 2018
London - Tuesday 20 February 2018
Registration fees include all course materials, refreshments and lunch.
GA Personal/Group/Concessionary Member: £215
GA Personal/Group/Concessionary Member: £235
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This course focuses on preparing students for the fieldwork component of the new GCSE specifications. Relevant to all specifications, it will suggest practical strategies for writing-up, revising and assessing fieldwork.
Aims and outcomes
- Discuss what quality geography fieldwork looks like at GCSE
- Explore practical strategies for writing-up, revising and assessing fieldwork
- Share good practice, ideas and resources to prepare students for their exams
09.00-09.30: Arrival and refreshments
09.30-11.00: Session 1 - Planning quality fieldwork experiences at GCSE
11.15-12.30: Session 2 - Preparing students for the exams: write ups and revision
13.15-14.15: Session 3 - Preparing students for the exams: structuring assessment
14.30-15.15:Session 4 - Sharing good practice
Rebecca Kitchen, Secondary Curriculum Leader, Geographical Association.
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