Bedminster Down School



Studying geography helps pupils at Bedminster Down School to make sense of the ever changing world in which they live in.  Geography is, in the broadest sense, an education for life and for living. Learning through geography helps us all to be more socially and environmentally sensitive, informed and responsible citizens. Geography helps use to find out about: 

In year 9 pupils benefit from six lessons of geography per fortnight and are taught using a broad and varied curriculum.  Through their geography lessons pupils will develop a wide range of skills including: 





To help your child with their work in geography there is a range of support available including.


Homework is set once every two weeks and could be based on an activity set on SAM or knowledge based one using pupil’s knowledge organiser to learning key information