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Home Learning – Year 7 HT1 (2021 – 22)

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Home Learning – Year 7 Half Term 1

Art – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptBaseline Independent project- Choose one of the everyday objects in the booklet to do an observational drawing of. Add detail, shading, and texture. PowerPoint includes video demo. Do on plain paper to stick in booklet later.Link to Baseline independent mini project PowerPoint
Link to New Year 7 Baseline BOOKLET
Link to video
13th SeptFinish drawing of everyday object.Link to Baseline independent mini project PowerPoint
Link to New Year 7 Baseline BOOKLET
Link to video
20th SeptLook at the work of Javier Perez. Use the writing frame in the booklet to describe his work and give your opinion. Present this in a creative way. E.g. You could do a fancy title.Link to Baseline independent mini project PowerPoint
Link to New Year 7 Baseline BOOKLET
Link to video
27th SeptCome up with a page of design ideas in the style of Javier Perez using the object that you have drawn. See examples in the PowerPointLink to Baseline independent mini project PowerPoint
Link to New Year 7 Baseline BOOKLET
Link to video
4th OctoberComplete design ideas.Link to Baseline independent mini project PowerPoint
Link to New Year 7 Baseline BOOKLET
Link to video
11th OctoberChoose your best design and draw it big and to the best of your ability.Link to Baseline independent mini project PowerPoint
Link to New Year 7 Baseline BOOKLET
Link to video
18th OctoberExperiment with different types of line to different pieces of music.
Complete a continuous line drawing of some sweets or any type of food. Watch the demonstration video.
Link to Sweets Line PowerPoint
Link to Knowledge Organiser- Formal elements PowerPoint
Link to Sweets BOOKLET
Link to video

Computing – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptIntroduction to Teams and what are the rules of the Computer Rooms?All computing lessons use Microsoft Teams and Class OneNote with it.
In the _Content Library of the Class OneNote is a HOME LEARNING section inside it are links to all the videos and pages you need to update. This will give you access to everything you have in school.

To watch a video on how to access this, please click here.

Note: You may need to log in – use your school email schoolusername@pupil.castlefordacademy.com and your normal school password.

Any problems, please email your Computing Teacher:
Mr Whitworth – cwhitworth@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Harding – tharding@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Horsfield – chorsfield@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Beckett – lbeckett@castlefordacademy.com
13th SeptWhat do I already know about computing?All computing lessons use Microsoft Teams and Class OneNote with it.
In the _Content Library of the Class OneNote is a HOME LEARNING section inside it are links to all the videos and pages you need to update. This will give you access to everything you have in school.

To watch a video on how to access this, please click here.

Note: You may need to log in – use your school email schoolusername@pupil.castlefordacademy.com and your normal school password.

Any problems, please email your Computing Teacher:
Mr Whitworth – cwhitworth@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Harding – tharding@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Horsfield – chorsfield@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Beckett – lbeckett@castlefordacademy.com
20th SeptUsing School Email & MS Teams.All computing lessons use Microsoft Teams and Class OneNote with it.
In the _Content Library of the Class OneNote is a HOME LEARNING section inside it are links to all the videos and pages you need to update. This will give you access to everything you have in school.

To watch a video on how to access this, please click here.

Note: You may need to log in – use your school email schoolusername@pupil.castlefordacademy.com and your normal school password.

Any problems, please email your Computing Teacher:
Mr Whitworth – cwhitworth@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Harding – tharding@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Horsfield – chorsfield@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Beckett – lbeckett@castlefordacademy.com
27th SeptSMART user of the InternetAll computing lessons use Microsoft Teams and Class OneNote with it.
In the _Content Library of the Class OneNote is a HOME LEARNING section inside it are links to all the videos and pages you need to update. This will give you access to everything you have in school.

To watch a video on how to access this, please click here.

Note: You may need to log in – use your school email schoolusername@pupil.castlefordacademy.com and your normal school password.

Any problems, please email your Computing Teacher:
Mr Whitworth – cwhitworth@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Harding – tharding@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Horsfield – chorsfield@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Beckett – lbeckett@castlefordacademy.com
4th OctoberIntro to E-SafetyAll computing lessons use Microsoft Teams and Class OneNote with it.
In the _Content Library of the Class OneNote is a HOME LEARNING section inside it are links to all the videos and pages you need to update. This will give you access to everything you have in school.

To watch a video on how to access this, please click here.

Note: You may need to log in – use your school email schoolusername@pupil.castlefordacademy.com and your normal school password.

Any problems, please email your Computing Teacher:
Mr Whitworth – cwhitworth@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Harding – tharding@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Horsfield – chorsfield@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Beckett – lbeckett@castlefordacademy.com
11th OctoberCEOP Think U KnowAll computing lessons use Microsoft Teams and Class OneNote with it.
In the _Content Library of the Class OneNote is a HOME LEARNING section inside it are links to all the videos and pages you need to update. This will give you access to everything you have in school.

To watch a video on how to access this, please click here.

Note: You may need to log in – use your school email schoolusername@pupil.castlefordacademy.com and your normal school password.

Any problems, please email your Computing Teacher:
Mr Whitworth – cwhitworth@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Harding – tharding@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Horsfield – chorsfield@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Beckett – lbeckett@castlefordacademy.com
18th OctoberCEOP Think U KnowAll computing lessons use Microsoft Teams and Class OneNote with it.
In the _Content Library of the Class OneNote is a HOME LEARNING section inside it are links to all the videos and pages you need to update. This will give you access to everything you have in school.

To watch a video on how to access this, please click here.

Note: You may need to log in – use your school email schoolusername@pupil.castlefordacademy.com and your normal school password.

Any problems, please email your Computing Teacher:
Mr Whitworth – cwhitworth@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Harding – tharding@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Horsfield – chorsfield@castlefordacademy.com
Mr Beckett – lbeckett@castlefordacademy.com

Drama – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptInto The Woods Performance and note taking
FIRST HALF
Link to website
login: Castleford
password: c123

Link to ‘Into the woods’ notes sheet
13th SeptInto The Woods Performance and note taking
SECOND HALF
Link to website
login: Castleford
password: c123

Link to ‘Into the woods’ notes sheet
20th SeptInto The woods quizLink to ‘Quiz questions sheet- task 1’
27th SeptInto The Woods Plot SummaryLink to ‘Plot summary sheet- task 2’
4th OctoberInto The Woods Plot SummaryLink to ‘On music sheet- task 3’
11th OctoberInto The Woods-
Review
Link to ‘Review sheet- task 4’
18th OctoberInto The Woods- Choice Assignment (choose only one.)Link to ‘Choice assignment- task 5’

English – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptOliver Twist Lessons 1 & 2
Mastery Writing Lessons 1 & 2
Link to ‘Oliver Twist home learning’ booklet
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 home learning’ booklet
13th SeptOliver Twist lessons 3 & 4
Mastery Writing lessons 3 & 4
Link to ‘Oliver Twist home learning’ booklet
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 home learning’ booklet
20th SeptOliver Twist Lessons 5 & 6
Mastery Writing Lessons 5 & 6
Link to ‘Oliver Twist home learning’ booklet
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 home learning’ booklet
27th SeptOliver Twist Lessons 7 & 8
Mastery Writing Lessons 7 & 8
Link to ‘Oliver Twist home learning’ booklet
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 home learning’ booklet
4th OctoberOliver Twist Lessons 9 & 10
Mastery Writing Lessons 9 & 10
Link to ‘Oliver Twist home learning’ booklet
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 home learning’ booklet
11th OctoberOliver Twist lessons 11 & 12
Mastery Writing Lessons
11 & 12
Link to ‘Oliver Twist home learning’ booklet
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 home learning’ booklet
18th OctoberOliver Twist Lessons 13 & 14
Mastery Writing Lessons 13 & 14
Link to ‘Oliver Twist home learning’ booklet
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 home learning’ booklet

Food – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptComplete the first lesson in the Food Booklet that covers Health & Safety by watching the video clips & completing the activities & questions.Link to Year 7 Recipe Booklet
Link to Project
Link to iReact – Remember
Link to Year 7 Theory Assessment
13th SeptMake a Fruit Fusion following the recipe in the Recipe Booklet.Link to Year 7 Recipe Booklet
Link to Project
Link to iReact – Remember
Link to Year 7 Theory Assessment
20th SeptComplete the second lesson in the Food Booklet that covers Health & Safety by watching the video clips & completing the activities & questions.Link to Year 7 Recipe Booklet
Link to Project
Link to iReact – Remember
Link to Year 7 Theory Assessment
27th SeptMake a Vegetable Chowder following the recipe in the Recipe Booklet.Link to Year 7 Recipe Booklet
Link to Project
Link to iReact – Remember
Link to Year 7 Theory Assessment
4th OctoberComplete the lesson in the Food Booklet that covers the Bridge & Claw technique. Complete practical assessment if you can & record it on your phone & email to your teacher.Link to Year 7 Recipe Booklet
Link to Project
Link to iReact – Remember
Link to Year 7 Theory Assessment
11th OctoberMake a Vegetable Couscous Salad or the Pasta Salad from the Recipe Booklet.Link to Year 7 Recipe Booklet
Link to Project
Link to iReact – Remember
Link to Year 7 Theory Assessment
18th OctoberComplete the Equipment pages from the booklet finishing with the wordsearch.Link to Year 7 Recipe Booklet
Link to Project
Link to iReact – Remember
Link to Year 7 Theory Assessment

French – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptNumbersLink to ‘Numbers 1’ worksheet
13th SeptNumbersLink to ‘Numbers 2’ worksheet
Link to ‘Numbers 3’ worksheet
20th SeptMonthsLink to ‘Months 1’ worksheet
Link to ‘Months 2’ worksheet
27th SeptColoursLink to ‘Colours 1’ worksheet
4th OctoberColoursLink to ‘Colours 2’ worksheet
Link to ‘Colours 3’ worksheet
11th OctoberTownLink to ‘Town 1’ worksheet
18th OctoberHalloweenLink to ‘Halloween 1’ worksheet

Geography – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptWhat is geography?Link to video
13th SeptPhysical and human features of the worldLink to video
20th SeptAtlas, longitude and latitudeLink to video
27th SeptWhat are the human and physical features of BritainLink to video
4th OctoberHow are the British isles divided up?Link to video
11th OctoberField SketchLink to video
18th OctoberRevisionLink to ‘Who am I – Revision Clock’ document

History – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptIntroduction to HistoryLink to Lesson
Link to History Introduction PowerPoint
13th SeptWhat was life like before 1066?Link to Lesson
Link to ‘Life before 1066’ PowerPoint
20th SeptWho should be King in 1066?Link to Lesson
Link to ‘Who should be the King of England’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Claimants – Summary’ PowerPoint
27th SeptSly or superior: What happened at the Battle of Stamford Bridge?Link to Lesson
Link to ‘Stamford Bridge’ PowerPoint
Link to worksheet
4th OctoberWhat happened at the Battle of Hastings?Link to Lesson
Link to ‘Hastings’ worksheet
Link to ‘Battle of Hastings’ PowerPoint
11th OctoberLuck or leadership: Why did William win the Battle of Hastings?Link to Lesson
Link to ‘Why William Won’ PowerPoint
Link to worksheet
18th OctoberBattle of Hastings AssessmentLink to ‘Knowledge Organiser’

Maths – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptNegative NumbersLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2
13th Sept4 Rules and BIDMASLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2
20th SeptRoundingLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2
27th SeptEstimationLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2
4th OctoberBasic AlgebraLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2
11th OctoberPercentagesLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2
18th OctoberFractionsLink to Lesson 1
Link to Lesson 2

Music – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptMusic Technology House Music Project – House 1: Making a BeatLink to video
13th SeptMusic Technology House Music Project – House 2: Making the Beat More InterestingLink to video
20th SeptMusic Technology House Music Project – House 3: Making a Bass LineLink to video
27th SeptMusic Technology House Music Project – House 4: Arranging your Beat and Adding a DropLink to video
4th OctoberMusic Technology House Music Project – House 5: Finishing Your TrackLink to video
11th OctoberMusic Technology Challenge – Create Your Own GenreLink to video
18th OctoberMusical InterviewLink to ‘Musical Interview’ document

PE – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptPE with Joe WicksLink to YouTube
13th SeptPE with Joe WicksLink to YouTube
20th SeptPE with Joe WicksLink to YouTube
27th SeptPE with Joe WicksLink to YouTube
4th OctoberPE with Joe WicksLink to YouTube
11th OctoberPE with Joe WicksLink to YouTube
18th OctoberPE with Joe WicksLink to YouTube

Product Design – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptWorkshop health and safetyLink to health and safety worksheet 1
13th SeptWorkshop health and safetyLink to health and safety worksheet 1
20th SeptWorkshop toolsLink to Workshop Tools worksheet 1
27th SeptWorkshop toolsLink to Workshop Tools worksheet 2
4th OctoberMaterialsLink to Materials worksheet
11th OctoberMaterialsLink to Materials worksheet
18th OctoberAdhesives and fixingsLink to Adhesives and fixings worksheet

RE – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptWhy are British Values important?Link to British Values PowerPoint
13th SeptDoes God exist?Link to Gods Existence PowerPoint
20th SeptWhat are God’s superpowers?Link to Female Super Hero PowerPoint
Link to Male Super Hero PowerPoint
Link to Omni Words PowerPoint
27th SeptWhat does the Holy Trinity mean?Link to Trinity PowerPoint
4th OctoberWhat does the Holy Trinity mean?Link to Worship PowerPoint
11th OctoberWhat Festivals are important in Christianity? – Part 1Link to Celebrations PowerPoint
18th OctoberWhat festivals are important in Christianity? – Part 2Link to Celebrations PowerPoint 2

Science – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptCurrent, voltage and resistanceLink to resources
13th SeptCurrent, voltage and resistanceLink to resources
20th SeptCurrent, voltage and resistanceLink to resources
27th SeptCurrent, voltage and resistanceLink to resources
4th OctoberSpeedLink to resources
11th OctoberSpeedLink to resources
18th OctoberSpeedLink to resources

Textiles – Half Term 1

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th SeptWhat is Textiles? Health and Safety and equipmentLink to Textiles Introduction
13th SeptWhat are embroidery stitches? React remember spellingsLink to Embroidery & Stitches PowerPoint
20th SeptReact remember spellings test* How to use a Sewing Machine SafelyLink to Sewing Machine PowerPoint
27th SeptFibres and their propertiesLink to Fibres Theory PowerPoint
4th October6 R’sLink to 6 R’s PowerPoint
11th OctoberDesign context, project brief and analysisLink to Design Context & Brief
Link to Textiles Monster Booklet
18th OctoberFinal designLink to Final Designs