Geography at Biddenham is fun, starting with a range of KS3 activities to embed students Geographical skills.
Geography remains a popular subject at GCSE and A level.
The Geography department is well resourced for all levels. We have close links with other Bedford schools with whom we collaborate and share good practice.
GCSE is taught from October of Year 9. The students are following the Edexcel Geography A full course. This includes a field trip.
GCE is taught through 8 timetabled lessons per fortnight and we follow AQA Geography. This includes a three day residential trip to Swanage.
This focuses on developing learners geographical skills and exploring the following areas:
The Geography department offers:
Ms Gemma Buckingham – Head of Geography & Business Studies
Miss Emily Roberts – Teacher of Geography & Head of Radcliffe House
Mr Alan Brown – Head of Sixth form and Teacher of PE and Geography
Ms Nic Fountain – KS3 Humanities teacher
Mr Tom Barwood – KS3 Geography teacher
Miss Bethany Lees – Teacher of Geography and Business Studies.
Mr Ciaran Murphy – Teacher of Geography