King's College School

Coeducational Independent Prep school in Cambridge

KCS

Programmes of Study


Autumn

Spring

Summer

Year 3Settlements: focusing on Cambridge and developing mapping skills Kenya and Maasai tribe: comparing life in Cambridge and in KenyaWeather and Climate: measuring and recording

Year 4

India

Mountains

Farming

Year 5

Global Location
Map Skills
Recycling and Litter

Pollution and Traffic Problems
Early Settlements and Village Features
Water Supplies and Saving Water

Antarctica, Amazonia and the Greenhouse Effect
Mountains and Avalanches

Year 6

Fieldwork project on microclimates
Global Location
Ordnance Survey Map Skills
Physical, Human and Environmental Geography
Latitude and Longitude, Time Zones
Weather and Climate
Water Cycle, River Features and Flooding
Settlement Sites and Patterns

Year 7

Fieldwork project on farming
Global Location
Ordnance Survey Map Skills
Weathering, Erosion, Rivers and Coasts
Primary Activities
Secondary Activities
Environmental Concerns

Year 8

Fieldwork project on rivers
Global Location
Ordnance Survey Map Skills

Weather and Climate
Geomorphological Processes
Tectonic Processes

Settlement
Economic Activity
Environmental Issues