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Home Learning Documents (For pupils isolating when school is open)

Art – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilAdd colour to your sweet piece using whatever materials you have available at home.Link to Sweet Final Piece PowerPoint
19th AprilContinue adding colour to your sweet piece using whatever materials you have available at home.Link to Sweet Final Piece PowerPoint
26th AprilContinue adding colour to your sweet piece using whatever materials you have available at home.Link to Sweet Final Piece PowerPoint
3rd MayDo a continuous line portrait. Look at the resources in the PowerPoint and the clip to help you.Link to website
Link to Continuous Line Portraits PowerPoint
10th MayDraw the features of the face and add shading.Link to website
Link to Features and Shading Lesson
Link to Portrait Knowledge Organiser
17th MayBegin drawing a self-portrait. Use the demo video and resources in the PowerPoint to help you.Link to website
Link to Selfie Portrait PowerPoint
Link to Portrait Help Sheet
Link to Portrait Knowledge Organiser
24th MayContinue with self-portrait if started home or draw your favourite celebrity if your portrait is at school. Watch the YouTube clip for inspiration and take note of how the artist is shading it to make it look realistic.Link to website
Link to Celebrity Drawing PowerPont
Link to portrait Knowledge Organiser

Computing – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilMicro:bit Lesson 1: Intro to Micro:bitLink to BIG_1
Link to Microbit showcase PowerPoint
Link to video
Link to website
19th AprilMicro:bit Lesson 2: Debug and CreateLink to BIG_2
Link to Microbit showcase PowerPoint
Link to video
Link to website
26th AprilMicro:bit Lesson 3: Variables.Link to BIG_3
Link to Microbit showcase PowerPoint
Link to video
Link to website
3rd MayMicro:bit Lesson 3: Variables.Link to BIG_4
Link to Microbit showcase PowerPoint
Link to video
Link to website
10th MayRevision LessonLink to BIG_5
Link to revision booklet
Link to video
17th MayAssessment 3Link to video
24th MayMicro:bit Independent Project (continued)Link to BIG_7
Link to Microbit showcase powerpoint
Link to video
Link to Website

Drama – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilWhat is Commedia Dell’arteLink to Lesson
19th AprilUsing Mime in CommediaLink to Lesson
26th AprilSpeaking through CommediaLink to Lesson
3rd MayStock Characters & Masks – Lesson 1Link to Lesson
10th MayStock Characters & Masks – Lesson 2Link to Lesson
17th MayApplying Commedia to a SceneLink to Lesson
24th MaySelecting a Genre or Performance Style – Revise all pages and complete the end quiz.Link to Lesson

English – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilPoetry lessons 1 – 4Link to Lesson
19th AprilPoetry lessons 5 – 8Link to Lesson
26th AprilPoetry – Sonnets 3 lessonsLink to Lesson
3rd MayPoetry Shakespeare’s Sonnet – 4 lessonsLink to Lesson
10th MayWriting Poetry – 4 lessonsLink to Lesson
17th MayCreative Writing
4 lessons
Link to Lesson
24th MayGrammar (complete first 4 lessons.)Link to Lesson

Food – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilComplete the Equipment pages from the booklet finishing with the wordsearch.Link to recipe booklet
Link to Booklet
19th AprilMake the Fruity Flapjacks from the Recipe Booklet. Take some photos of you making it & a picture of your finished product & email it to your Food teacher = “their name@castlefordacademy.com) such as kgarbett@castlefordacademy.com.Link to recipe booklet
Link to Booklet
26th AprilComplete the Bacteria lesson making sure that you watch the following Youtube clip https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1EkehFkhWf4
FOOD SAFETY MUSIC – MICROBES MEDLEY – ANIMATION.
Link to recipe booklet
Link to Booklet
Link to Youtube video
3rd MayMake the Stirfry from the Recipe Booklet. Take some photos of you making it & a picture of your finished product & email it to your Food teacher = “their name@castlefordacademy.com) such as kgarbett@castlefordacademy.com.Link to recipe booklet
Link to Booklet
10th MayComplete the Cookers lesson from the booklet. In order to complete the Cooking Methods Game (as you do not have the cards to sort at home) use the internet to search for an explanation of each of the terms = so what is Baking? What is Boiling? Then suggest 3 or 4 examples of foods that can be cooked by that method.Link to recipe booklet
Link to Booklet
17th MayMake the Thai Green Chicken Curry from the Recipe Booklet. Take some photos of you making it & a picture of your finished product & email it to your Food teacher = “their name@castlefordacademy.com) such as kgarbett@castlefordacademy.com.Link to recipe booklet
Link to Booklet
24th MayComplete the Eatwell Guide lesson from the booklet including the plenary questions.Link to recipe booklet
Link to Booklet

Geography – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th April
19th April
26th April
3rd May
10th May
17th May
24th May

History – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilWhy did Henry have so many wives?Link to document
19th AprilThe main reason why Henry VIII broke away from Rome was his desire for a son’. How far do you agree?Link to Assessment Guide
Link to Assessment
26th AprilHow did the English Church change in the 16th century?Link to website
3rd MayWho was Edward VI?Link to Edward VI
10th MayWho was Mary I?Link to Mary I
17th MayHow did Elizabeth I approach religion?Link to Catholics Control
24th MayWhat can Elizabeth’s portraits tell us about her?Link to Portraits

Maths – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilDecimalsLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2
19th AprilProduct of PrimesLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2
26th AprilFractionsLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2
3rd MayAdd/sub fractionsLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2
10th MayFDPLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2
17th MayIndicesLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2
24th MayPercentagesLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2

MFL – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilFood and drinkLink to Food 1
Link to Food 2
19th AprilFood and drinkLink to Food 3
Link to Food 4
26th AprilFood and drinkLink to Food 5
Link to Food 6
3rd MayAt the restaurantLink to Restaurant 1
10th MayAt the restaurantLink to Restaurant 2
17th MayParty foodLink to Party food 1
24th MayHealthy LifestyleLink to Healthy food 1

Music – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilUsing ‘Teaching Gadget’, complete the activity ‘Note Names L1’Link to website
19th AprilUsing ‘Teaching Gadget’, complete the activity ‘Note Names L2’Link to website
26th AprilUsing ‘Teaching Gadget’, complete the activity ‘Wrong Piano Key’Link to website
3rd MayUsing ‘Teaching Gadget’, complete the activity ‘Piano Chords Quiz L1’Link to website
10th MayUsing ‘Teaching Gadget’, complete the activity ‘Low/High Note’Link to website
17th MayUsing ‘Teaching Gadget’, complete the activity ‘Major or Minor’Link to website
24th MayUsing ‘Teaching Gadget’, complete the activity ‘Major or Minor’Link to website

PE – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilPE with Joe WicksLink to video
12th AprilLink ThemeLink to Injuries in Sports
19th AprilPE with Joe WicksLink to video
19th AprilLink ThemeLink to Injuries in Sports
26th AprilPE with Joe WicksLink to video
26th AprilLink ThemeLink to Injuries in Sports
3rd MayPE with Joe WicksLink to video
3rd MayLink ThemeLink to Injuries in Sports
10th MayPE with Joe WicksLink to video
10th MayLink ThemeLink to Injuries in Sports
17th MayPE with Joe WicksLink to video
17th MayLink ThemeLink to Injuries in Sports
24th MayPE with Joe WicksLink to video
24th MayLink ThemeLink to Injuries in Sports

Product Design – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilDesigning POP UP Models Mechanisms 1Link to document
19th AprilDesigning POP UP Models Mechanisms 2Link to document
26th AprilDesigning POP UP Models Mechanisms 3Link to document
3rd MayDesk tidy design 1Link to document
10th MayDesk tidy design 2Link to document
17th MayDesk tidy design 3Link to document
24th May

RE – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilHow did Hinduism develop?How did Hinduism begin and develop as a religion?
19th AprilHindu belief about GodWho is Brahman to Hindus?
26th AprilRebirthWhat are Hindu beliefs about karma, samsara and moksha?
3rd MayThe worldHow does dharma influence how Hindus live?
10th MayGangesWhat is the story of Shiva and the Ganges?
17th MayHindu SOWAWhat is the story of Shiva and the Ganges?
24th MayThe festival of HoliHow do Hindus express their faith today?

Science – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilAtoms reviewVariation and Inheritance
Lessons 12-14
19th AprilAcids and Alkalis review
Lessons 5 – 9
Reactivity – Oak National Academy
26th AprilCells and OrganisationCells, tissues and organs – Oak National Academy
3rd MayCells and OrganisationCells, tissues and organs – Oak National Academy
10th MayCells and OrganisationCells, tissues and organs – Oak National Academy
17th MayVariation and Inheritance
Lessons 12-14
Reproduction and variation
24th MayVariation and Inheritance
Lessons 12-14
Reproduction and variation

Textiles – Half Term 5

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink
12th AprilTo use research to inform design ideas AND DEVELOP textile making skills.Link to Document
19th AprilUsing the knowledge you have gained in lessons and from revision complete the Knowledge Assessment.Link to Document
26th AprilTo develop cutting skills to cut out the front of the monster and to learn what applique is.Link to Document
3rd MayTo develop applique skills to build the monsters eyes and face.Link to Document
10th MayTo learn what heat transfer paper is. How to use heat transfer paper – YouTubeLink to Document
17th MayTo develop skills learnt so far to improve the quality of your monster.Link to Document
24th MayTo learn to cut, hem and tack. Make cotton trousers for the monster.Link to Document