Friday, May 05, 2006

Flooding in Bangladesh

You should read through the following linked pages. They are taken from BBC Bitesize SOS Teacher, so they have been written specifically for GCSE students.

What are the environmental and economic effects of flooding in Bangladesh?

What is the Bangladesh Flood Action Plan? What are its aims and objectives?

Wednesday, March 22, 2006

Lucky Goldstar

You should read through this link about the Lucky Goldstar investment in Wales.

Article from The Independent.

Wednesday, March 15, 2006

Year 11 - Call centres in India

You should watch the video clips from this site and then read though this article.

Finally, have a look at this article about Abbey National returning jobs to the UK.

Sunday, March 12, 2006

Year 11 People, work and development

Here are links to the PowerPoint files used in the lessons. You will need to click on the images on the linked pages to open the files.
Lesson 1
Lesson 3
Lesson 4
Magibox Map

Thursday, March 09, 2006

Year 11 Industry in South Wales

http://www.ngfl-cymru.org.uk/vtc/ngfl/ngfl-flash/steel_works_e/steel_e.html

Sunday, February 26, 2006

Coastal Conflict - Year 10

Your homework is to complete this online activity.

Friday, February 24, 2006

Regional divide in the UK

Year 11 homework:
(a) You should read through this article from the Guardian 'North-south divide set to widen'.
(b) Does recent research confirm the findings of the article? Read through the most recent links on this site to answer this question.