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Art – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptChoose one of the insects on the PowerPoint or something else of your choice and produce a fine-liner drawing.

Include different types of marks to add texture. See examples on the PowerPoint and video demonstration.
Link to document
Demonstration video
21st SeptFind a suitable object from around your house or a natural object to draw from (There are some examples on the PowerPoint).

Draw in pencil. Add shading and mark making to show texture or reflections. See PowerPoint and video demo.
Link to document
Demonstration Video
Demonstration video
28th SeptChoose one of the animal images from the PowerPoint and produce a drawing in biro.

Add shading and mark-making to show tone and texture. See PowerPoint for examples, techniques and video demo.
Link to document
5th OctFinish off biro drawing.Link to document
12th OctChoose another animal image (you can use ones off the biro PowerPoint or find your own).

Add coloured pencil. Use layering and blending technique. See You tube clip on the PowerPoint and teacher demo.
Link to document
19th OctFinish off coloured pencil drawing.Link to document

Computer Science – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptBinaryOneNote (link in email) >
Page will be created every lesson to complete.

Extra help link
21st SeptAlgorithmsOneNote (link in email) >
Page will be created every lesson to complete.

Extra help link
28th SeptData TypesOneNote (link in email) >
Page will be created every lesson to complete.

Extra help link
5th OctBinary ArithmeticOneNote (link in email) >
Page will be created every lesson to complete.

Extra help links
12th OctPython programming basicsOneNote (link in email) >
Page will be created every lesson to complete.

Extra help link
19th OctFlow chartsOneNote (link in email) >
Page will be created every lesson to complete.

Extra help link

Computing – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
Half Term 1E-safetyWatch the videos and complete the worksheets on this page.
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Construction – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptCutting toolsLink to document
Link to resources
21st SeptOther toolsLink to document
Link to resources
28th SeptWoodsLink to document
Link to resources
5th OctComposite woodsLink to document
Link to pupil worksheet
Quiz sheet
12th OctAdhesivesLink to document
19th OctPerformance requirementsLink to document
26th OctStrength and stabilityLink to document

Drama – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptWriters Practice and ProcessLink
21st SeptDirectors Practice and ProcessLink
28th SeptDesigners Process and practicalitiesLink
5th OctActors Preparing and PlayingLink
12th OctTheatre Job Roles and responsibilitiesLink
Theatre roles and responsibilities worksheet
19th OctWatch The Crucible- Review through Quiz QuestionsLink
The Crucible Quiz questions

Engineering – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptNatural Disasters – SurvivalLink to document
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21st SeptNatural Disaster response – Problems and solutionsLink to document
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28th SeptNatural Disaster response – FloorplansLink to document
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5th OctNatural Disaster response – Emergency Shelter ModellingLink to document
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12th OctNatural Disaster response – WaterLink to document
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19th OctNatural Disaster response – Animal TrapsLink to document
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English – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptWelcome and intro to OMAM

OMAM lesson 2 character analysis

Writing Workshop 1
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Lesson 1 quick 6 BIG
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21st SeptCharacter analysis Curley

The American Dream and links to characters

Writing Workshop 2
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Lesson 2 BIG
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28th SeptCurley’s wife

Discrimination

Writing Workshop 3
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Lesson 3 BIG
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5th OctCandy’s dog

Chapter 6 George and Lennie Relationship

Writing Workshop 4



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Lesson 4 BIG
Spelling Prefixes
Tion lower
Tion higher
Writing Workshop
12th OctCreating a response

Analysing characters and linking context

Writing Workshop 5











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BIG High
BIG Mid
BIG Low
Homophones High
Homophones Mid
Homophones Low
ThereTheirThey’re Task High
ThereTheirThey’re Task
YourYou’re Task
YourYou’re Task Low
Writing Workshop 5
19th OctCandy and discrimination GCSE style response

Writing Workshop 6






Writing Workshop 7



Link to document


Correct the homophone task
Correct the homophone task low
World Class Revision PowerPoint
World Class Revision Sheet
Writing workshop 6


BIG
Character Extracts
Creating a character template low
Writing workshop 7

Food – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptReligion, Culture & FoodLink to pupil instructions
Link to British Multicultural Booklet
Link to Recipe Book
21st SeptCuisine & eating patterns in the UK.Link to pupil instructions
Link to British Multicultural Booklet
Link to Recipe Book
28th SeptCuisine & eating patterns in the UK.Link to pupil instructions
Link to British Multicultural Booklet
Link to Recipe Book
5th OctFresh Pasta, Tomato Sauce & Cheese SauceLink to pupil instructions
Link to British Multicultural Booklet
Link to Recipe Book
12th OctEuropean Food & Asian FoodLink to pupil instructions
Link to British Multicultural Booklet
Link to Recipe Book
19th OctEuropean Food & Asian FoodLink to pupil instructions
Link to British Multicultural Booklet
Link to Recipe Book

French – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptDescribing others using etreLink
21st SeptDescribing others using etreLink
28th SeptFeminine adjectivesLink
5th OctDefinite articleLink
12th OctThe verb faireLink
19th OctFaire + nounsLink

Geography – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptLife on EarthTherapy booklet AP1-2
(page 1-4)
14th SeptHow Has Life on Earth Changed?Therapy booklet AP2
(page 5-8)
21st SeptNatural Wonders & Factors Affecting ClimateTherapy booklet AP3-4
(page 9-12)
28th SeptCharacteristics & Climate of Hot DesertsTherapy booklet AP10 & 6 (page 13-16)
5th OctPlant & Animal AdaptationsTherapy booklet AP11
(page 17-20)
12th OctHow Do People Use Hot Deserts?Therapy booklet AP12
(page 21-24)
19th OctImportance of Cold Deserts & Tourism in AntarcticaTherapy booklet AP9 & 8 (page 25-28)

Health & Social Care – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptConception to birthLink to document
21st SeptAntenatal careLink to document
28th SeptStages in pregnancyLink to document
5th OctHealthy eating in pregnancyLink to document
12th OctExercise in pregnancyLink to document
19th OctRole of the father in pregnancy and birthLink to document

History – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptVikings: Life before the Vikings


Vikings: Who were the Vikings?


Vikings: Raid at Lindisfarne
Anglo Saxon England
Vocab Audit

The Vikings BIG
The Vikings BQ
The Viking Raids BIG
The Viking Raids BQ
14th SeptVikings: The Viking Invasions


Vikings: The Danelaw



Vikings: Becoming England
The Viking Invasions BIG
The Viking Invasions BQ

The Danelaw BIG
The Danelaw information sheet
The Danelaw worksheet

Becoming England BIG
Becoming England information sheet
Becoming England BQ
21st SeptEmpire: What was the British Empire?


Empire: How did Britain gain an empire?


Empire: Life in the British Empire
British Empire BIG
British Empire BQ

How did Britain gain an empire BIG
How did Britain gain an empire BQ

What was life like BIG
What was life like BQ
What was life like Cards
28th SeptEmpire: Migration within the British Empire



How did Britain lose an empire?



Should we be proud of the British Empire?


Vikings & Empire revision lesson
Migration PowerPoint
Migration BQ
Migration worksheet

How did Britain lose an empire BIG
How did Britain lose an empire BQ
How did Britain lose an empire mark plan

Should we feel proud BIG
Should we feel proud worksheet

Revision BIG
Example Questions
Revision worksheet
Vocab Audit
5th OctVikings and Empire Assessment
Vikings and Empire Assessment Feedback

Women: Role and lives of women in the late 19th/early 20th Century?
Assessment worksheet
Assessment questions

A woman’s roles
Women in 1900
A woman’s mind magnified
Resource table
Women template
Exam questions
12th OctWomen: Arguments for and against women having the right to vote.



Women: Differences between Suffragists and Suffragettes

Women: How did the campaign become more violent after 1910?
Arguments for and against suffrage
Source A
Source B
Table

Suffragettes & Suffragists
Story source

Help or Hinder
Vocab Audit
19th OctWomen: Emily Davison


Women: Women’s work in World War One

Women: Reasons why women got the vote
Who is Emily Davison
Scales

Women in WW1

Women get the vote BIG
Women get the vote BIG 2
Why did women gain the vote?
Women get the vote worksheet
Women get the vote worksheet 2

Life & Society – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptIntroduction to L&SLink
14th SeptDigital footprintLink
21st SeptFake NewsLink
28th SeptSocial Media & E-SafetyLink
5th OctCyber-bullying & Mental HealthLink
12th OctRadicalism, Extremism & TerrorismLink
19th OctPositive Body ImageLink
2nd NovLGBTQ+ RightsLink

Maths (Higher) – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptHCF LCMLesson 1
Lesson 2
21st SeptBasic AlgebraLesson 1
Lesson 2
28th SeptProportionLesson 1
Lesson 2
5th OctPercentagesLesson 1
12th OctIndicesLesson 1
Lesson 2
19th OctSurdsLesson 1

Maths (Foundation) – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptProduct of Primes HCF LCMLesson 1
Lesson 2
21st SeptBasic AlgebraLesson 1
Lesson 2
28th SeptSolving equationsLesson 1
Lesson 2
5th OctPercentagesLesson 1
Lesson 2
12th OctRatioLesson 1
Lesson 2
19th OctFractionsLesson 1
Lesson 2

Media (with Games) – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptTypes of Games, Genre, Graphics, Colour.OneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area
21st SeptLighting
Hardware
Sound
OneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area
28th SeptMise-en-Scene
Storyboarding
Examples
OneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area
5th OctExamples
Game Production Cycle
Look at example games, investigating the type, genre, graphic style, colour, lighting, hardware, sound and mise-en-scene.
12th OctA Brief History of GamingOneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area
19th OctExamplesLook at example games, investigating the type, genre, graphic style, colour, lighting, hardware, sound and mise-en-scene.

Media (Film) – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptCamera Angles & Distances
Composition
Use of Colour
OneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area
21st SeptLighting
Sound
Editing
OneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area
28th SeptMise-en-Scene
Storyboarding
Examples
OneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area
5th OctExamples
Film Production Cycle
Watch a TV Episode, spot examples of camera work, composition, colour, lighting, sound, editing, mise-en-scene
12th OctA Brief History of FilmOneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area
19th OctExamplesWatch a TV Episode, spot examples of camera work, composition, colour, lighting, sound, editing, mise-en-scene

Music (GCSE & BTEC) – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptMusic Technology Lo-Fi Hip Hop Project – DrumsLink
21st SeptMusic Technology Lo-Fi Hip Hop Project – Chopping Up SamplesLink
28th SeptMusic Technology Lo-Fi Hip Hop Project – Layering and Adding BassLink
5th OctMusic Technology Lo-Fi Hip Hop Project – Arranging & Finishing Your TrackLink
12th OctMusic Technology Challenge – Create Your Own GenreLink
19th OctMusic Technology Challenge – Create Your Own GenreLink

PE – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptPE with Joe Wicks

BTEC Sport











GCSE PE





Link to video

Components of fitness worksheet
Components of fitness wordsearch
Flexibility Sheet
Download Components of Fitness
Download Components of Fitness 2 video

Download video
Student Skeletal System Exam Questions
Student Skeletal System Worksheets
14th SeptPE with Joe Wicks

BTEC Sport











GCSE PE





Link to video

Components of fitness worksheet
Components of fitness wordsearch
Flexibility Sheet
Download Components of Fitness 1
Download Components of Fitness 2 video (36mb)

Download video (23mb)
Student Skeletal System Exam Questions
Student Skeletal System Worksheets
21st SeptPE with Joe Wicks

BTEC Sport












GCSE PE
Link to video

Components of fitness worksheet
Components of fitness wordsearch
Flexibility Sheet
Download Components of Fitness 1
Download Components of Fitness 2 video (36mb)

Muscular System
28th SeptPE with Joe Wicks

BTEC Sport

GCSE PE
Link to video

Principles of Training – Screencastify
Principles of Training – task sheet

Muscular System
5th OctPE with Joe Wicks

BTEC Sport

GCSE PE
Link to video

Principles of Training – Screencastify
Principles of Training – task sheet

Components of fitness worksheet TS
12th OctPE with Joe Wicks

BTEC Sport

GCSE PE
Link to video

Principles of Training – Screencastify
Principles of Training – task sheet

Download Comp Fit ScreenCast TS
Components of fitness worksheet TS
19th OctPE with Joe Wicks

BTEC Sport

GCSE PE
Link to video

Principles of Training – Screencastify
Principles of Training – task sheet

Download Comp Fit ScreenCast TS
Components of fitness worksheet TS

Photography – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptShutter Speed
Aperture
ISO
OneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area
21st SeptExposure Triangle / Histogram
Shooting Modes
OneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area
28th SeptTypes of Photography
Course Requirements
OneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area
5th OctPhoto Editing BasicsEditing done in Photoshop. If absent from school watch YouTube videos for photo editing in Photoshop ready for return to school.
12th OctContact Sheet
Photo Editing: Mini Project
Mini Project scenario on ShowMyHomework. Editing can be done using free apps (e.g. Snapseed) and sent via email if absent.
19th OctPhoto Editing: Mini ProjectMini Project scenario on ShowMyHomework. Editing can be done using free apps (e.g. Snapseed) and sent via email if absent.

Product Design – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptDesigners and end users.

Use textbook / ECopy on SMHW to answer questions.
Link to document
21st SeptDesign Briefs & Research.

Use textbook / ECopy on SMHW to answer questions.
Link to document
28th SeptProduct Analysis.

Use textbook / ECopy on SMHW to answer questions.
Link to document
5th OctDesign Ideas.

Use textbook / ECopy on SMHW to answer questions.
Link to document
12th OctSpecification & Planning.

Use textbook / ECopy on SMHW to answer questions.
Link to document
19th OctPrototypes & Modelling.

Use textbook / ECopy on SMHW to answer questions.
Link to document

RE – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptCreationLink
Link to document
14th SeptCreationLink
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21st SeptConnectionsLink
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28th SeptConnectionsLink
Link to document
5th OctLoveLink
Link to document
12th OctLifeLink
Link to document
19th OctLifeLink
Link to document

Science – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptChemistry 1 atomic structureLink
14th SeptChemistry 1 atomic structureLink
21st SeptChemistry 1 atomic structureLink
28th SeptChemistry 1 atomic structureLink
5th OctChemistry 1 atomic structureLink
12th OctChemistry 1 atomic structureLink
19th OctChemistry 1 atomic structureLink

Spanish – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
14th SeptAsking and answering questionsLink
Link
21st SeptDescribing peopleLink
Link
Link
28th SeptDescribing people and placesLink
Link
5th OctSaying what someone is likeLink
Link
12th OctTalking about familyLink
19th OctRelationshipsLink
Link

Textiles – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th SeptResearchLink to document
14th SeptDrawing developmentsLink to document
21st SeptDrawing developmentsLink to document
28th SeptSamplingLink to document
5th OctSamplingLink to document
12th OctSandra Meech researchLink to document
19th OctSandra Meech Artist planLink to document
26th OctDrawing mixed mediaLink to document

Work Related Learning – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7th Sept – 19th OctLink to document