A New Introduction to Geography for OCR GCSE Specification A by Greg Hart, John Pallister, John Belfield
  

Synopsis

A New Introduction to Geography for OCR GCSE Specification A by Greg Hart, John Pallister, John Belfield

A New Introduction to Geography is endorsed by OCR for use with the OCR GCSE Specification A. The contents are tailored to match the course, and provide a fresh and innovative approach to Geography. The key features include: coverage of the four content units of the specification; comprehensive advice for revision and exams, plus past exam questions; Certificate of Achievement advice; comprehensive guidance on coursework and fieldwork; and, complete coverage of the use and application of skills in geography ICT skils incorporated into activities. The book covers plate tectonics, rivers, coasts, population, settlement, the quality of life, economic activities, energy, resource developments and the local encironments, the manatement of environments and the global environment. It emphasizes the links between physical, human and environmental geography and incorporates a variety of resources, including satellite and aerial photographs and maps.

Reviews

...lots of newspaper extracts, large photographs and suggested web links. Its real strength is in exams and coursework preparation - lots of advice and sample answers - and it is the only textbook to include sections for those taking the Entry Level Certificate (old Certificate of Achievement). -- TES 20011101 ..particularly well resourced in terms of pertinent and up-to-date case studies, providing just enough detail to fund good quality answers without overloading the student with information. For those studying the designated specification, this book will be a useful standard text and one which seems to fulfil its aims admirably. -- Geographical Association 20020201

About the Author

The author team, led by Keith Flinders is made up of experienced GCSE examiners, advisers and teachers.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
240 pages

Author

Greg Hart, John Pallister, John Belfield
More books by Greg Hart, John Pallister, John Belfield

Publisher

Hodder Education

Publication date

23rd February 2001

ISBN

9780340747070


I love Lovereading as it provides an honest opinion and showcases a range of fiction. Suited to both parents & kids alike, it’s a must-use.

Georgie Rowe – age 16

It is fantastic, you get to read lots of books and you always find something new and amazing in them.

Erica Motoc, age 7

LoveReading4Kids is a modern and creative way of emphasising the value and importance of books in this digital age #booksforlife

Amrit Bunet – Teen

Lovereading4kids is great, we get books really early never late. We love to read and review, and think you would like it too. The excitement

Jasmine Harris-Hart, age 12

I love Lovereading4kids because I get an opportunity to put my opinion forward and to try new books

Elosie Clarkson – age 11

You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

A great way to introduce kids to great books, authors & genres. Parents can find age-appropriate books to share with their children.

Judi Davies – Aberdare Girls Sch
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools