Geography

Coniferous woodland

Coniferous forests are found in cold northern regions where they have long cold winters and short summers. Watch the video to find out more.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/ecosystems/coniferous_woodland_video.shtml

Tropical rainforests

Tropical rainforests have heavy rainfall, high humidity and lush vegetation. Watch the video to find out more.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/ecosystems/tropical_rainforests_video.shtml

Biomes

The world is divided into ten major ecosystems called biomes. Watch the video to see what they are.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/ecosystems/biomes_video.shtml

Aid

MEDCs and charities give aid to LEDCs. This aid has its advantages and its disadvantages. Watch this video to find out more.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/development/aid_video.shtml

Trade is the exchange of goods and services between countries. Watch this video to find out.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/development/trade_video.shtml

Factors influencing development

LEDCs face difficulties when trying to improve conditions for their citizens. Solutions have been proposed but millions of people remain in poverty. Watch this video to find out more.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/development/factors_influencing_development_video.shtml

Contrasts in development

Countries aren’t equal. They have different levels of development. Watch this video to find out more.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/development/contrasts_development_video.shtml

Depositional landforms

Deposition creates beaches, spits and tombolos. Watch this video to find out more.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/coasts/depositional_landforms_video.shtml

Video summaries
Watch speedy videos for every geography topic
Water and rivers
Background to rivers, river profiles, river processes, river landforms, river flooding and management issues, water usage, too little water – drought
Coasts
Coastal processes, erosional landforms, depositional landforms, coastal management, coastal flooding
Ecosystems – the living world
Biomes, tropical rainforests, coniferous woodland, deciduous woodlands, savannah grassland, desert, tundra, human uses of rainforests, human uses of the savannah, human uses of the desert, human uses of temperate deciduous woodlands
Glacial landscapes and processes
Glaciation, glacial erosion landforms, glacial deposition landforms, human activity in glaciated areas, case study: conservation and management in the Lake District, avalanches
Rock landscapes and processes
Geological time, classification of rocks, processes, rock types, quarrying
Natural hazards
Tectonic plates, fold mountains, earthquakes, volcanoes and volcanic eruptions, managing tectonic hazards, hurricanes, tsunamis
Weather and climate
Climate, extreme weather, weather systems, weather and human activity
Climate change
Describing climatic trends, greenhouse effect, carbon footprint
Economic change
Characteristics of industry, industry in MEDCs, industrial change in MEDCs
Globalisation
Globalisation, the global food industry
Development
Contrasts in development, factors influencing development, uneven development, trade, aid
Population
Population distribution and density, population change and structure, managing population change
Migration
Migration trends, types of migration
Tourism
Tourism trends, attractions for tourists, tourism in the UK, tourism in an LEDC, ecotourism
Urban environments
Settlement characteristics, urban models in MEDCs, urban models in LEDCs, urbanisation in MEDCs, urbanisation in LEDCs
Rural environments
Characteristics of rural areas, changes in rural areas – MEDCs, Changes in rural areas – LEDCs, farming in rural areas, managing rural areas, using tropical rural areas
Energy resources
What are resources, energy, sustainable energy
Wasting resources
Waste and pollution
Sustainability
Sustainable tourism, sustainable resources, sustainable uses of environments, sustainable living
Geographical skills
Map skills, graph skills, photos in geography, controlled assessment in geography

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/

Geography – Coastal processes

Coasts are shaped by erosion, transportation and deposition. Watch this video to find out more.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/coasts/coastal_processes_video.shtml

Geography

Contrasts in development

Countries aren’t equal. They have different levels of development. Watch this video to find out more.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/development/contrasts_development_video.shtml

Geography: Erosional landforms

Erosion creates features such as caves, arches, stacks and stumps. Watch this video to find out how.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/geography/coasts/erosional_landforms_video.shtml

Tropical Rainforest (IMAX)

Latitude and Longitude

The Beauty of Mangrove Forests

flooded forests of Stung Treng, Cambodia

Tears of the Amazon Epilogue

Amazon River Cruise HD

A Culture of Conservation: Water is Life

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