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Art – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovExperiment with coffee and a range objects around the house to produce a range of marks. Produce a drawing using these techniques.Link to document
9th NovWork your way through the drawing activities on the PowerPoint. These quick activities are designed to improve your observational drawing skills.Link to PowerPoint
16th NovWatch the videos and produce your own negative space drawing of an object.Link to PowerPoint
Link to video
Link to video
23rd NovResearch pointillism and watch the video demonstration. Produce a pointillism drawing in any kind of pen. This could be of an object, eye or face.Link to video
30th NovResearch ‘Surreal photomontage’ and use whatever magazines, leaflets or newspapers you have available to you to produce your own. Combine objects that wouldn’t normally belong with each other.Link to PowerPoint
Link to document
7th DecCreate a Pinterest account if you don’t already have one. Create a board called identity and begin pinning artwork based on the theme of Identity in preparation for your first project.Link to website
14th DecProduce a mind map on your identity. See the PowerPoint for examples.Link to document

Computer Science – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovTwo’s complement and String manipulation methodsHow to Get onto OneNote at Home:
Link

OneNote (link in email) >
Check for new class page to complete.

Extra Help:
Link
9th NovLogical binary shifts and selection statementsOneNote (link in email) >
Check for new class page to complete, and complete low stakes test (on OneNote Pages)

Extra Help:
Link
16th NovArithmetic shifts and readabilityOneNote (link in email) >
Check for new class page to complete.

Extra Help:
Link
23rd NovHexadecimal and Boolean OperatorsOneNote (link in email) >
Check for new class page to complete, and complete low stakes test (on OneNote Pages)

Extra Help:
Link
Link
Link
30th NovASCII and While loopsOneNote (link in email) >
Check for new class page to complete.

Extra Help:
Link
7th DecCatch-up – complete and work on work missed / revise for assessmentOneNote (link in email) > Check for new class page to complete, and complete low stakes test (on OneNote Pages)
14th DecAssessmentOneNote (link in email) >
Check for new class page to complete.

Computing – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovAccount SecurityLink to document
Link to document
9th NovRespectful communicationLink to document
16th NovCyberbullyingLink to document
23rd NovRecognise and ReportLink to document
30th NovUse presentation ToolsLink to document
7th DecCreate a presentationLink to document
14th DecCatch-up lessonChoose a lesson from above you have not completed.
14th DecThe Modern World of WorkLink to document

Construction – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovQuality of materialsLink to document
9th NovCavity WallsLink to document
16th NovProperties of materialsLink to document
23rd NovProperties of materialsLink to document
30th NovKey word quizLink to quiz
7th DecBen Bailey ProjectLink to project
14th DecBen Bailey ProjectLink to project

Drama – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovIntroduction to John Godber PlaysLink to document
9th NovExploring Characters and exaggerationLink to document
Link to Bouncers Script
Link to Exaggeration Observation sheet
16th NovMulti role and transformingLink to document
Link to Bouncers Script
23rd NovDirect addressLink to document
Link to Bouncers Script
30th NovNarrationLink to document
Link to Bouncers Script
7th DecLearning LinesLink to document
Link to resources website
Link to Shakers Audition Script
Link to Peter Saxon Teechers monologue
14th DecLearning LinesLink to document
Evaluation help sheet

Engineering – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovCatapult Lesson – levers and fulcrumsLink to document
9th NovCatapult Lesson – Elastic energyLink to document
16th NovCatapult Lesson – Pyramid catapultsLink to document
23rd NovCatapult Lesson – structuresLink to document
30th NovCatapult Lesson – structuresLink to document
7th DecCatapult Lesson – lever catapultsLink to document
14th DecCatapult Lesson – design ideasLink to document

English – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovRecapping the basics (SPAG)Link to document
2nd NovCurley’s Wife LessonLink to PowerPoint
9th NovRecapping the basics (SPAG)Link to document
9th NovDiscrimination LessonLink to PowerPoint
16th NovComplex SentencesLink to document
16th NovCandy’s Dog LessonLink to PowerPoint
23rd NovComplex SentencesLink to document
23rd NovCrooks LessonLink to PowerPoint
30th NovGrammar for writingLink to document
7th DecGrammar for writingLink to document
14th DecGrammar for writingLink to document

English – Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar work – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
7 LessonsRecapping the basics (SPAG)Link to document
7 LessonsCurley’s Wife LessonLink to document
8 LessonsRecapping the basics (SPAG)Link to document

Food – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovFood Provenance.

If you are able to do practical work make the Sausage & Bean Casserole from the Recipe Book 1.

Take some photos of you making the dish & of the final dish and email them to hpaxton@castlefordacademy.com
Pupil Instructions
Food Provenance Booklet
Half Term 1 Recipe Book
Half Term 2 Recipe Book
9th NovFood Provenance.

If you are able to do practical work make the Bakewell Tarts from the Recipe Book 2.

Take some photos of you making the dish & of the final dish and email them to hpaxton@castlefordacademy.com
Pupil Instructions
Food Provenance Booklet
Half Term 1 Recipe Book
Half Term 2 Recipe Book
16th NovMoral issues in Farming (Livestock).

If you are able to do practical work make the Bakewell Tarts from the Recipe Book 2. Take some photos of you making the dish & of the final dish and email them to hpaxton@castlefordacademy.com
Pupil Instructions
Food Provenance Booklet
Half Term 1 Recipe Book
Half Term 2 Recipe Book
23rd NovMoral issues in Farming (Livestock).

If you are able to do practical work make the Sausage Plaits from the Recipe Book 2.

Take some photos of you making the dish & of the final dish and email them to hpaxton@castlefordacademy.com
Pupil Instructions
Food Provenance Booklet
Half Term 1 Recipe Book
Half Term 2 Recipe Book
30th NovRed Tractor, RSPCA Food & MSC Fish.

If you are able to do practical work make the Savoury Tartlets from the Recipe Book 2.

Take some photos of you making the dish & of the final dish and email them to hpaxton@castlefordacademy.com
Pupil Instructions
Food Provenance Booklet
Half Term 1 Recipe Book
Half Term 2 Recipe Book
7th DecGenetic modification of food

If you are able to do practical work make the Buttery Christmas Shortbread & Gingerbread from the Recipe Book 2.

Take some photos of you making the dish & of the final dish and email them to hpaxton@castlefordacademy.com
Pupil Instructions
Food Provenance Booklet
Half Term 1 Recipe Book
Half Term 2 Recipe Book
14th DecForaging & hunting.

If you are able to do practical work make the Christmas Cookie from the Recipe Book 2.

Take some photos of you making the dish & of the final dish and email them to hpaxton@castlefordacademy.com
Pupil Instructions
Food Provenance Booklet
Half Term 1 Recipe Book
Half Term 2 Recipe Book

French – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovHouse and HomeLink to website 1
Link to website 2
9th NovHouse and HomeLink to website
16th NovPlaces in a townLink to website
23rd NovPlaces in a townLink to website
30th NovBedroomLink to website
7th DecTownLink to website
14th DecWhere you liveLink to website

Geography – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovShould Antarctica be developed? & Managing Antarctica.Therapy Booklet pages 28 – 34
2nd NovAntarctica Day flag design

Email entries to jlambourne@castlefordacademy.com
Antarctica Day PowerPoint
9th NovWhat are symbols and how do I use direction?Link to document
9th Nov4 & 6 figure grid referencesLink to document
16th NovHow do you measure distance?Link to document
16th NovHow do you measure height?Link to document
23rd NovHow can I write directions using map skills?Link to document
23rd NovWhat is GIS?Link to PowerPoint
30th NovWhat is glaciation?Link to document
30th NovFormation of corriesLink to document
7th DecFormation of aretes and pyramidal peaksLink to document
7th DecThe glacial valleyLink to document
14th DecFormation of glacial depositional featuresLink to document
14th DecPeople in glaciated landscapesLink to document

Health & Social Care (Mrs Stanley) – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovBaby Unit – breast and formula feedingLink to PowerPoint
9th NovBaby Unit –breast and formula feedingLink to PowerPoint
16th NovBaby Unit –breast and formula feedingLink to PowerPoint
23rd NovBaby Unit – Baby BookLink to Task Sheet (1,2,3,4, lessons)
30th NovBaby Unit – Baby BookLink to Task Sheet (1,2,3,4, lessons)
7th DecBaby Unit – Baby BookLink to Task Sheet (1,2,3,4, lessons)
14th DecBaby Unit – Baby BookLink to Task Sheet (1,2,3,4, lessons)

Health & Social Care (Mrs Radecki) – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovBreast or bottleLink to PowerPoint
Link to task
9th NovNappiesLink to PowerPoint
Link to PowerPoint
16th NovBath timeLink to PowerPoint
23rd NovThe LayetteLink to PowerPoint
30th NovPlayLink to PowerPoint
7th DecPlayLink to PowerPoint
14th DecThe NurseryLink to PowerPoint

Health & Social Care (Mrs Radecki) – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovBreast or bottleLink to PowerPoint
Link to task
9th NovNappiesLink to PowerPoint
Link to PowerPoint
16th NovBath timeLink to PowerPoint
23rd NovThe LayetteLink to PowerPoint
30th NovPlayLink to PowerPoint
7th DecPlayLink to PowerPoint
14th DecThe NurseryLink to PowerPoint

Health & Social Care (Mrs Hawthorn) – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovWhat does a new born baby look likeLink to PowerPoint
9th NovTests on babyLink to PowerPoint
16th NovPost natal care – which professionalsLink to PowerPoint
23rd NovNappies research taskLink to PowerPoint
Link to PowerPoint
30th NovBreast and formula feedingLink to PowerPoint
7th DecThe LayetteLink to PowerPoint
14th DecBaby bookLink to PowerPoint

History – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovWomen AssessmentAssessment PowerPoint
Women’s Suffrage Assessment
2nd NovCommunismIntroduction to Communism
2nd NovWhat was Russia like before 1917What was life like before 1917
9th NovCauses of RevolutionCauses of the Revolution
9th NovFebruary RevolutionFebruary Revolution
Parts of the story lower
Parts of the story
Sources of the story lower
Sources of the story
9th NovEvents of October RevolutionEvents of October Worksheet
Events of October lesson
Find it fix it
Find it fix it answers
16th NovReasons for success of October RevolutionSuccess lesson
Sources
16th NovRussian Revolution RevisionRevision
16th NovRussian Revolution AssessmentKnowledge Organiser
Sources booklet
Assessment 2019
Assessment 2020
23rd NovRoswell IntroAre we alone BIG
Are we alone
Alien profile
23rd NovWhat happened at Roswell?What happened BIG
Context Sheet
Gap Fill
Timeline
What happened at Rosswell
23rd NovWho were the WitnessesWitness info
Witness BIG
Witnesses
30th NovWhat was the EvidenceEvidence BIG
Evidence PowerPoint
Evidence Worksheet
30th NovRoswell MagazineMagazine BIG
Magazine Design
30th NovMini AssessmentHow to answer an 8 marker
Mini Assessment BIG
Sources and Worksheet
7th DecJim Crow LawsJim Crow BIG
Jim Crow 2
7th DecRosa ParksPrinting
Rosa Parks BIG
Rosa Parks
7th DecMartin Luther KingMLK BIG
MLK
Worksheet
14th DecFreedom RidesInformation Sheet
Peaceful Protest BIG
Peaceful Protest
14th DecMalcolm XBlack Power BIG
Black Power
Worksheet
14th DecGovernment ActionGov Response BIG
How successful was the Civil Rights Movements
Worksheet

Life & Society – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovSleepLink to PowerPoint
9th NovSleepLink to PowerPoint
16th NovDietLink to PowerPoint
23rd NovDietLink to PowerPoint
30th NovSmokingLink to PowerPoint
7th DecSmokingLink to PowerPoint
14th DecAlcoholLink to PowerPoint

Maths (Higher) – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovroundingLesson 1
Lesson 2
9th NovanglesLesson 1
Lesson 2
16th Novproduct of primesLesson 1
Lesson 2
23rd Novexpand and factoriseLesson 1
Lesson 2
30th Novsolving equationsLesson 1
Lesson 2
7th Decchanging the subjectLesson 1
Lesson 2
14th Dec

Maths (Foundation) – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovroundingLesson 1
Lesson 2
9th NovnegativesLesson 1
Lesson 2
16th NovanglesLesson 1
Lesson 2
23rd Novproduct of primesLesson 1
Lesson 2
30th NovexpandingLesson 1
Lesson 2
7th Decsolving equationsLesson 1
Lesson 2
14th Dec

Media (with Games) – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovSmartphone Filming
Project Scenario
Game Planning
(See OneNote Pages)
How to Get onto OneNote at Home:
 
https://drive.google.com/file/d/19XvomYRKyqe3vIEiqVyy0wD-JHX9xraw/view
 
OneNote (link in email) >
Click on your name, find the 01_Maze Game Section and complete lessons on there.
 
Where using Game Maker in School, you will need to use Scratch. Leave comments on your OneNote pages if you are stuck.
 
You can design sprites on pixilart website and download as .png files.
 
Any further help please email your teacher.
9th NovGame Planning continued
(See OneNote Pages)
As above
16th Nov
Maze Game – Creation
(See OneNote Pages)
As above
23rd NovMaze Game – Creation
(See OneNote Pages)
As above
30th NovMaze Game – Creation
(See OneNote Pages)
As above
7th Dec
Maze Game – Creation
(See OneNote Pages)
As above
14th DecGame Testing
Feedback
Improvements
(See OneNote Pages)
As above

Media (Film) – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovSmartphone Filming
Project Scenario
Film Planning
OneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area

Scenario also posted in OneNote

Link to planning document
9th NovFilm Planning
Common Mistakes
As above
16th NovHow To: Edit FilmsAs above
23rd NovHow To: Edit FilmsAs above
30th NovScenario EditingAs above
7th DecScenario EditingAs above
14th DecFilm Screening
Feedback
Improvements
As above

Music (GCSE & BTEC) – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovBTEC – Working in the Music Industry – “Job Roles in the Live Music Industry”Link to PowerPoint
2nd NovGCSE – Theory & Listening:
Josquin – “Miserere Mei Deus”
SMHW
9th NovBTEC – Working in the Music Industry – “Job Roles in the Recording Studio”Link to PowerPoint
9th NovGCSE – Theory & Listening:
Traditional – “In Dulci Jubilo”
SMHW
16th NovBTEC – Working in the Music Industry – “Job Roles in the Music Industry”Link to PowerPoint
16th NovGCSE – Theory & Listening:
Arcadelt – “Margot Labourez les Vignes”
SMHW
23rd NovBTEC –Working in the Music Industry – “Royalties and Agencies”Link to PowerPoint
23rd NovGCSE – Theory & Listening:
John Dowland – “Flow My Tears”
SMHW
30th NovBTEC – Working in the Music Industry – “Job Roles Revisited”Link to PowerPoint
30th NovGCSE – Theory & Listening:
Palestrina – Missa Papae Marcelli – I. Kyrie
SMHW
7th DecBTEC – Working in the Music Industry – “Health & Safety”Link to PowerPoint
7th DecGCSE – Theory & Listening:
Monteverdi- “Omirtillo”
SMHW
14th DecBTEC – Working in the Music Industry – “Topic Roundup”Link to PowerPoint
14th DecGCSE – Theory & Listening:
Monteverdi- l’Orfeo
SMHW

PE – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovPE with Joe WicksLink to video
BTEC SportComponents of Fitness video 1
Components of Fitness video 2
Flexibility Sheet
Physical Components of Fitness sheet
Physical Components Wordsearch
GCSE PELink to Antagonistic Pairs Task
Labelling a Muscular Body
Muscle Fibres Task
Muscles video
9th NovPE with Joe WicksLink to video
BTEC SportComponents of Fitness video 1
Components of Fitness video 2
Flexibility Sheet
Physical Components of Fitness sheet
Physical Components Wordsearch
GCSE PELink to Antagonistic Pairs Task
Labelling a Muscular Body
Muscle Fibres Task
Muscles video
16th NovPE with Joe WicksLink to video
BTEC SportComponents of Fitness video 1
Components of Fitness video 2
Flexibility Sheet
Physical Components of Fitness sheet
Physical Components Wordsearch
GCSE PEComponents of Fitness video
Screencast Components of Fitness worksheet
23rd NovPE with Joe WicksLink to video
BTEC SportPrinciples of Training Task Sheet
Principles of Training video
GCSE PEComponents of Fitness video
Screencast Components of Fitness worksheet
30th NovPE with Joe WicksLink to video
BTEC SportPrinciples of Training Task Sheet
Principles of Training video
GCSE PETraining Methods questions
Methods of Training video
7th DecPE with Joe WicksLink to video
BTEC SportPrinciples of Training Task Sheet
Principles of Training video
GCSE PETraining Methods questions
Methods of Training video
14th DecPE with Joe WicksLink to video
BTEC SportPrinciples of Training Task Sheet
Principles of Training video
GCSE PETraining Methods questions
Methods of Training video

Photography – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovMind Map: Pattern Photography
Artist 1 Research
Image Analysis
OneNote (link in email) >
Content Library >
Dictionary >
Pages for each area

Artist 1 Photographers shared on ShowMyHomework

Artist 2 Photographer must be found by pupil

Pattern Portfolio Template in OneNote
9th NovPhotoshoot Plan / Drawing
Contact Sheet
Editing: Artist 1
As above
16th Nov
Editing: Artist 1
Final Image
As above
23rd NovFeedback / Improvement
Artist 2 Research
Image Analysis
As above
30th NovPhotoshoot Plan / Drawing
Contact Sheet
Editing: Artist 2
As above
7th DecEditing: Artist 2
Final Image
As above
14th DecFeedback / Improvement
Self Analysis
As above

Product Design – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovMaterial Properties

Use textbook / ECopy on SMHW to answer questions
Link to document
9th NovMaterial Selection

Use textbook / ECopy on SMHW to answer questions
Link to document
16th NovMaterial Properties

Use textbook / ECopy on SMHW to answer questions
Link to document
23rd NovMaterial Selection

Use textbook / ECopy on SMHW to answer questions
Link to document
30th NovMaterial Properties

Use textbook / ECopy on SMHW to answer questions
Link to document
7th DecMaterial Selection

Use textbook / ECopy on SMHW to answer questions
Link to document
14th DecExamLink to document

RE – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovIntroduction to ChristianityChristian information sheet
Christianity – The Basics
9th NovLife of Jesus &
Jesus as a leader
The Life of Jesus
Timeline
Jesus as a leader
16th Nov10 commandmentsThe 10 Commandments
23rd NovWorshipChristian Worship
30th NovThe ChurchThe Church
7th DecThe golden Rule & the good SamaritanGood Samaritan
14th DecChristianity in the UKChristianity in the UK

Science – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovCells – Different types of cellLink to document
9th NovCells – MicroscopyLink to document
16th NovCells – SpecialisedLink to document
23rd NovCells – DiffusionLink to document
30th NovCells – OsmosisLink to document
7th DecCells – Active transportLink to document
14th DecCells – ReviewLink to document

Spanish – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd NovMy schoolpages 2-6 of resource booklet
9th NovMy primary schoolpages 7-9 of resource booklet
16th NovSubjectspages 10-12 of resource booklet
23rd NovTeacherspages 13-15 of resource booklet
30th NovUniformpages 16-20 of resource booklet
7th DecRulespages 21-25 of resource booklet
14th DecSchool clubspages 26-29 of resource booklet

Textiles – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd Nov – 20th NovMixed media developments in the style of your artist of your chosen concept. A02, A03 and A01 assessment objectives.Link to document
23rd Nov – 18th DecA04 – Final piece preparationsFinal piece plan
Natural Form Project OutlineNatural form outline

Work Related Learning – Half Term 2

Week CommencingLesson FocusResources
2nd Nov
9th Nov

16th Nov

23rd Nov
30th Nov

7th Dec
14th Dec

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