Flooding and Flood Prevention

  Flooding is when a river gets more water than the river channel can hold. Therefore the river overflows. There and human and physical causes of flooding. Human Causes: Ploughing up and down slopes allows rain water to get to the river faster. Dams can burst meaning more(excess) water in river channels and flooding. If… Continue reading Flooding and Flood Prevention

How to use Command Terms

There are so many command terms and often, students lose easy marks because they’re not fully aware of what the question is asking them! I had made a list of command terms and what they want from you. Use these when you’re writing questions, and by the time the exams come around, these commands will… Continue reading How to use Command Terms

Volcanoes and the hazards they bring!

Volcanoes Volcanoes form when magma rises through cracks in the Earth’s surface. Pressure builds up inside the Earth. When this pressure is released, magma explodes to the surface causing a volcanic eruption. The lava from the eruption cools to form new crust. Over time, the rock builds up and a volcano forms. Volcanoes occur at destructive and constructive boundaries. Volcanoes… Continue reading Volcanoes and the hazards they bring!

PEA Analysis

  What is a PEA analysis and how do I do one? Sometimes, a PEA analysis can be called TEA analysis, when the word Trend is used instead of pattern. To obtain full marks in one of these questions, make sure that you answer/refer to the main ideas in Patterns, Evidence and Anomalies. Patterns This could include Maps… Continue reading PEA Analysis

Tips for Writing an Essay

Tips for Writing   When writing a paragraph, use PEAL to help structure your writing First, write your thesis statement in your introduction paragraph. This should highlight the main point of your essay. P – POINT: Each paragraph should clearly start with the point you want to make. This should be linked to your thesis… Continue reading Tips for Writing an Essay

How to draw the best Sketch Map!

You will have to draw, label, annotate, understand or interpret a sketch map, especially if you are a Geography student. You may even have to add some information yourself. Here, I will walk you through some things that will ensure you complete a great sketch map. First, draw a border. Use a ruler and make it… Continue reading How to draw the best Sketch Map!

Top Tips for Studying

Studying can be very daunting, especially at the end of the year when you have to learn everything for every subject. Even if you haven’t been working hard all year, studying well can make a difference. Here are my top tips.   Get organised! There is no point in trying to study when you’re notes… Continue reading Top Tips for Studying