Year 7 Geography Vocabulary Bank

Term 3
Channel straightening, Cross profile, Dam and reservoir, Discharge, Floodplain zoning, Gorge, Hydraulic Action, Levee, Meander, Oxbow lake, Soft engineering, Waterfall.

Term 4
Accommodation, Attraction, Domestic Tourism, Eco-friendly, Honey-Pot site, International Tourism, Long Haul flight, Mass Tourism, Package holiday, Short Haul flight, Sustainable Tourism, Tourism.

Term 5
Climate, Conflict, Continent, Desert, Ecotourism, Ghana, Nile, Population, Relief, Safari, Savanna, Sudan.

Term 6
Child Labour, Cocoa bean, Export, Fair trade, Farmers, Global trade, Imports, Information technology, Machete, Retailers, Subsistence farming, Sustainable farming.


Year 8 Geography Vocabulary Bank

Term 3
Abrasion, Arch, Attrition, Beach nourishment, Cave, Cliff, Deposition, Erosion, Groyne, Hard Engineering, Managed Retreat, Sand dune.

Term 4
Brands, Central Business District (CBD), Child Labour, Ethics, Exploitation, Globalisation, Primark, Settlement, Sweat Shop, Trade, Trade Union, Wages.

Term 5
Paris, Population pyramid, Pro Natal policy, European Union, Republic, Empire, Economy, Musee de Louvre, Champs Elysees, Alps, Palace of Versailles, The Pyrenees.

Term 6
Brownfield site, Business park, Dereliction, Greenfield site, Industrial structure, Infrastructure, North-South divide, Rural-Urban Fringe, Service industries (Tertiary), Urban greening, Urban sprawl, Urbanisation.


Year 9 Geography Vocabulary Bank

Term 3
Battery eggs, Calories, Export, Famine, Free range eggs, Hunger, Import, Irrigation, Malnutrition, Organic, Sustainable food supply, Undernourished.

Term 4
Charity, Democracy, Demographics, Economics, Environment, Gross National Income, Identity, Justice, Literacy rates, Non-Government Organisations, Quality of Life, Sustainability.

Term 5
Hazard risk, Natural hazard, Conservative plate margins, Constructive plate margin, Destructive plate margin, Earthquake, Immediate responses, Long-term responses, Monitoring, Plate margin, Planning, Prediction, Primary effects, Protection, Secondary effects, Tectonic hazard, Tectonic plate, Volcano, Economic impact, Environmental impact, Extreme weather, Global atmospheric circulation, Management strategies, Social impact, Tropical storm (hurricane, cyclone, typhoon), Adaptation, Climate change, Mitigation, Orbital changes, Quaternary period.

Term 6
Brownfield site, Dereliction, Economic opportunities, Greenfield site, Inequalities, Integrated transport systems, Mega-cities, Migration, Natural increase, Pollution, Rural-urban fringe, Sanitation, Social deprivation, Social opportunities, Squatter settlement, Sustainable urban living, Traffic congestion, Urban greening, Urbanisation, Urban regeneration, Urban sprawl, Waste recycling.


Year 10 Geography Vocabulary Bank

Terms 3, 4, 5 & 6
Birth rate, Commonwealth, Death rate, De-industrialisation, Demographic Transition Model, Development, Development gap, European Union, Fairtrade, Globalisation, Gross national income (GNI), Human Development Index (HDI), Industrial structure, Infant mortality, Information technologies, Intermediate technology, International aid, Life expectancy, Literacy rate, North-south divide (UK), Post-industrial economy, Science and business parks, Service industries (tertiary industries), Trade, Transnational Corporation (TNC).

Agribusiness, Carbon footprint, Energy mix, Food miles, Fossil fuel, Local food sourcing, Organic produce, Resource Management, Aeroponics, Biotechnology, Famine, Food insecurity, Food security, Hydroponics, Irrigation, Permaculture, Sustainable development, Sustainable food supply, The new green revolution, Undernutrition, Urban farming, ‘Grey’ water, Groundwater management, Over-abstraction, Sustainable development, Sustainable water supply, Waterborne diseases, Water conflict, Water conservation, Water deficit, Water insecurity, Water quality, Water security, Water stress, Water surplus, Water transfer.

Landscape, Abrasion (or corrasion), Arch, Attrition, Bar, Beach, Beach nourishment, Beach reprofiling, Cave, Chemical weathering, Cliff, Deposition, Dune regeneration, Erosion, Gabion, Groyne, Hard engineering, Headlands and bays, Hydraulic power, Longshore drift, Managed retreat, Mass movement, Mechanical weathering, Rock armour, Sand dune, Sea wall, Sliding, Slumping, Soft engineering, Spit, Stack, Transportation, Wave cut platform, Waves, Abrasion, Attrition, Cross profile, Dam and reservoir, Discharge, Embankments, Estuary, Flood, Flood plain, Flood plain zoning, Flood relief channels, Flood risk, Flood warning, Fluvial processes, Gorge, Hard engineering, Hydraulic action, Hydrograph, Interlocking spurs, Lateral erosion, Levees, Long profile, Meander, Ox-bow lake, Precipitation, Saltation, Soft engineering, Solution, (Channel) straightening, Suspension, Traction, Vertical erosion, Waterfall.

Hazard risk, Natural hazard, Conservative plate margins, Constructive plate margin, Destructive plate margin, Earthquake, Immediate responses, Long-term responses, Monitoring, Plate margin, Planning, Prediction, Primary effects, Protection, Secondary effects, Tectonic hazard, Tectonic plate, Volcano, Economic impact, Environmental impact, Extreme weather, Global atmospheric circulation, Immediate responses, Long-term responses, Management strategies, Social impact, Tropical storm (hurricane, cyclone, typhoon), Adaptation, Climate change, Mitigation, Orbital changes, Quaternary period.


Year 11 Geography Vocabulary Bank

Terms 3, 4, & 5
Birth rate, Commonwealth, Death rate, De-industrialisation, Demographic Transition Model, Development, Development gap, European Union, Fairtrade, Globalisation, Gross national income (GNI), Human Development Index (HDI), Industrial structure, Infant mortality, Information technologies, Intermediate technology, International aid, Life expectancy, Literacy rate, North-south divide (UK), Post-industrial economy, Science and business parks, Service industries (tertiary industries), Trade, Transnational Corporation (TNC).

Agribusiness, Carbon footprint, Energy mix, Food miles, Fossil fuel, Local food sourcing, Organic produce, Resource Management, Aeroponics, Biotechnology, Famine, Food insecurity, Food security, Hydroponics, Irrigation, Permaculture, Sustainable development, Sustainable food supply, The new green revolution, Undernutrition, Urban farming, ‘Grey’ water, Groundwater management, Over-abstraction, Sustainable development, Sustainable water supply, Waterborne diseases, Water conflict, Water conservation, Water deficit, Water insecurity, Water quality, Water security, Water stress, Water surplus, Water transfer.

Landscape, Abrasion (or corrasion), Arch, Attrition, Bar, Beach, Beach nourishment, Beach reprofiling, Cave, Chemical weathering, Cliff, Deposition, Dune regeneration, Erosion, Gabion, Groyne, Hard engineering, Headlands and bays, Hydraulic power, Longshore drift, Managed retreat, Mass movement, Mechanical weathering, Rock armour, Sand dune, Sea wall, Sliding, Slumping, Soft engineering, Spit, Stack, Transportation, Wave cut platform, Waves, Abrasion, Attrition, Cross profile, Dam and reservoir, Discharge, Embankments, Estuary, Flood, Flood plain, Flood plain zoning, Flood relief channels, Flood risk, Flood warning, Fluvial processes, Gorge, Hard engineering, Hydraulic action, Hydrograph, Interlocking spurs, Lateral erosion, Levees, Long profile, Meander, Ox-bow lake, Precipitation, Saltation, Soft engineering, Solution, (Channel) straightening, Suspension, Traction, Vertical erosion, Waterfall.

Hazard risk, Natural hazard, Conservative plate margins, Constructive plate margin, Destructive plate margin, Earthquake, Immediate responses, Long-term responses, Monitoring, Plate margin, Planning, Prediction, Primary effects, Protection, Secondary effects, Tectonic hazard, Tectonic plate, Volcano, Economic impact, Environmental impact, Extreme weather, Global atmospheric circulation, Immediate responses, Long-term responses, Management strategies, Social impact, Tropical storm (hurricane, cyclone, typhoon), Adaptation, Climate change, Mitigation, Orbital changes, Quaternary period.

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