GCSE Homework – European heatwave 2003

Case study – European Heatwave 2003

Watch these video clips about the heatwave caused by a long period of high pressure in Europe. Make notes in your own version of the table below.

You can use images as well to help illustrate the issues.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hx2940wcooo plus – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dsr5snjKFFE

This website will also give you detail about the event:


Causes Effect on people Effect on the environment

Success Criteria

  • Grade D – You describe the causes and effects of the heatwave
  • Grade C – You describe the causes and effects in detail (with specific facts and figures). You start to explain (so what?)
  • Grade B – You describe and explain in detail – using place specific facts and figures. You use connectives to elaborate your answers (Consequently. As a result. This meant that etc).

Year 11 Geography homework

Suffolk housing planning conflict

You need to complete the impacts matrix using the information provided. Open the source and matrix template here:

Matrix template and information – if you are asked for login details, this is you FROG login and password

Create your own matrix on paper and hand in

Homework set on Wednesday 26 September (Mr Drake’s class).