Higher Geography

Higher Geographers study three units – Physical Environments, Human Environments and Global Issues. They also complete an assignment and work on enquiry skills.

Higher Geography Resources

Physical Environments
Atmosphere
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Atmosphere Slides

Revision Resources –
Quizlets
Unit Guide

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Classroom Resources
Check-Up Quizzes

Hydrosphere
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Hydrosphere Slides

Revision Resources –
Quizlets
Unit Guide

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Classroom Resources

 Biosphere
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Biosphere Slides

Revision Resources –
Quizlets
Unit Guide

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Classroom Resources

 Lithosphere
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Lithosphere Slides

Revision Resources –
Quizlets
Unit Guide

All Materials & Handouts –
Classroom Resources 

Human Environments
Population
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Population Slides

Revision Resources –
Quizlets
Unit Guide

All Materials & Handouts –
Classroom Resources

Urban
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Urban Slides

Revision Resources –
Quizlets
Unit Guide

All Materials & Handouts –
Classroom Resources

 Rural
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Rural Land Use Conflicts Slides
Rural Land Degradation Slides

Revision Resources –
Quizlets
Unit Guide

All Materials & Handouts –
Classroom Resources

Global Issues
Climate Change
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Climate Change Slides

Revision Resources –
Quizlets
Unit Guide

All Materials & Handouts –
Classroom Resources

Development & Health
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Development Slides
Health Slides

Revision Resources –
Quizlets
Unit Guide

All Materials & Handouts –
Classroom Resources

Enquiry Skills questions challenge overall geographical understanding, often drawing on the social, environmental and economic impact of development on an area.

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In Higher Geography we also concentrate on preparing for SQA exams. Part of this is becoming familiar with the style of questions asked and how to access as many marks as possible. 

SQA Higher Geography

Classwork and revision is supported by a number of review activities & resources.
Knowledge Checks & Key Terms – Physical Environments & Climate Change

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Knowledge Checks & Key Terms – Human Environments & Development and Health

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Higher Geography Quizlets

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Higher Geography Practice Questions

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Higher Geography Checklist

Checklist

Supporting Learning in Geography – For Parents
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