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Home Learning – Year 7 HT4 (2021 – 22)

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Home Learning – Year 7 Half Term 4

Art – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryUse the clip on how to mix colours to colour in the primary, secondary and complementary colours in the correct places.
Complete the quiz on the formal elements. Make a note of any that you didn’t know when checking your answers.
Link to ‘Knowledge Organiser’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Retrieval Practice’ quiz
Link to Youtube
7th MarchChoose one of the artists from the PowerPoint. Complete an artist information page on them and find general images of sweets to help you with your final design. Watch the castify for further guidance.Link to ‘Artist Research’ PowerPoint
Link to lesson
14th MarchComplete the second part of your artist research watching the castify video and collect images to help you with your final piece.Link to ‘Secondary Research’ PowerPoint
Link to lesson
21st MarchCome up with 3 design ideas for your final sweet painting. Take inspiration from your chosen artist.Link to ‘Design Ideas’ PowerPoint
Link to lesson
28th MarchFinish design ideas.
On A4 plain paper, start drawing out final piece in the style of chosen artist.
Link to ‘Design Ideas’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Final Piece’ PowerPoint
Link to lesson
4th AprilUse your knowledge of colour theory and your research on your chosen artist to add colour to your work, using whatever materials you have at home.

Computing – Half Term 4

IMPORTANT NOTE: Remember you can see your all of your lessons on Teams you can add the work here or work off the sheets provided here. To remember how to log into Teams at home watch this video.

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryIntroduction to Computer SystemsYour lesson is on Teams, but if you are still struggling use these resources to help
Link to ‘What is a Computer’ PowerPoint

Link to Screencastify
7th MarchComputer hardware and softwareYour lesson is on Teams, but if you are still struggling use these resources to help
Link to ‘Hardware and Software’ PowerPoint

Link to Screencastify
14th MarchAre computers like humans?Your lesson is on Teams, but if you are still struggling use these resources to help
Link to ‘Computers like a Human’ PowerPoint

Link to Screencastify
21st MarchRevision LessonUse Teams, to go back over all of the topics completed so far. Complete Some retrieval practice and test yourself again in preparation for the exam next lesson. (Also check Show My Homework)
28th MarchAssessment 2Link to Screencastify

Link to Assessment – Log in with your normal username and password
4th AprilReflectionYour lesson is on Teams, but if you are still struggling use these resources to help
Link to Screencastify

Drama – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryIntroduction and research into Charlie and the Chocolate FactoryLink to lesson
7th MarchMonologue PerformanceLink to lesson
Link to ‘Augustus Gloop Monologue’
Link to ‘Charlie Bucket Monologue’
Link to ‘Mike Teevee Monologue’
Link to ‘Veruca Salt Monologue’
Link to ‘Violet Beauregard Monologue’
Link to ‘Willy Wonka Monologue’
14th MarchThe Winners Script Set DesignLink to lesson
Link to ‘The Winners Script’ PowerPoint
21st MarchPhysical Theatre MachinesLink to lesson
Link to ‘Narration Script’ PowerPoint
28th MarchPerformance Preparation and RehearsalLink to lesson
Link to ‘Narration Script’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘The Winners Script’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Augustus Gloop Monologue’
Link to ‘Charlie Bucket Monologue’
Link to ‘Mike Teevee Monologue’
Link to ‘Veruca Salt Monologue’
Link to ‘Violet Beauregard Monologue’
Link to ‘Willy Wonka Monologue’
4th AprilPerformance Preparation and RehearsalLink to lesson
Link to ‘Narration Script’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘The Winners Script’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Augustus Gloop Monologue’
Link to ‘Charlie Bucket Monologue’
Link to ‘Mike Teevee Monologue’
Link to ‘Veruca Salt Monologue’
Link to ‘Violet Beauregard Monologue’
Link to ‘Willy Wonka Monologue’

English – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryA Midsummer Night’s Dream
Lesson 14
Work through the PowerPoint and complete all the tasks. You will also need to complete the writing focus for each lesson.
Link to ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream Student’ booklet
28th FebruaryMastery Writing 2
Lesson 43
Work through the PowerPoint and complete the grammar tasks that are in the Home Learning booklet for this lesson. You will also need to complete the writing task using the vocabulary and pictures to help you
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 Home Learning’ booklet
7th MarchA Midsummer Night’s Dream
Lesson 15
Work through the PowerPoint and complete all the tasks. You will also need to complete the writing focus for each lesson.
Link to ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream Student’ booklet
7th MarchMastery Writing 2
Lesson 44
Work through the PowerPoint and complete the grammar tasks that are in the Home Learning booklet for this lesson. You will also need to complete the writing task using the vocabulary and pictures to help you
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 Home Learning’ booklet
14th MarchA Midsummer Night’s Dream
Lesson 16
Work through the PowerPoint and complete all the tasks. You will also need to complete the writing focus for each lesson.
Link to ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream Student’ booklet
14th MarchMastery Writing 2
Lesson 45
Work through the PowerPoint and complete the grammar tasks that are in the Home Learning booklet for this lesson. You will also need to complete the writing task using the vocabulary and pictures to help you
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 Home Learning’ booklet
21st MarchA Midsummer Night’s Dream
Lesson 17
Work through the PowerPoint and complete all the tasks. You will also need to complete the writing focus for each lesson.
Link to ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream Student’ booklet
21st MarchMastery Writing 2
Lesson 46
Work through the PowerPoint and complete the grammar tasks that are in the Home Learning booklet for this lesson. You will also need to complete the writing task using the vocabulary and pictures to help you
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 Home Learning’ booklet
28th MarchA Midsummer Night’s Dream
Lesson 18
Work through the PowerPoint and complete all the tasks. You will also need to complete the writing focus for each lesson.
Link to ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream Student’ booklet
28th MarchMastery Writing 2
Lesson 47
Work through the PowerPoint and complete the grammar tasks that are in the Home Learning booklet for this lesson. You will also need to complete the writing task using the vocabulary and pictures to help you
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 Home Learning’ booklet
4th AprilMastery Writing 2
Lessons 48, 49 and 50
Work through the PowerPoint and complete the grammar tasks that are in the Home Learning booklet for this lesson. You will also need to complete the writing task using the vocabulary and pictures to help you
Link to ‘Mastery Writing 2 Home Learning’ booklet

Food – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryComplete the second lesson in the Food Booklet that covers Health & Safety by watching the video clips & completing the activities & questions.Link to ‘Recipe’ booklet
Link to ‘Revision for Year 7 Assessment’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Revision for IREACT – Remember’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Project’ PowerPoint
7th MarchMake a Vegetable Chowder following the recipe in 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 ‘Revision for Year 7 Assessment’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Revision for IREACT – Remember’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Project’ PowerPoint
14th MarchComplete 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 ‘Recipe’ booklet
Link to ‘Revision for Year 7 Assessment’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Revision for IREACT – Remember’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Project’ PowerPoint
21st MarchMake a Vegetable Couscous Salad or the Pasta Salad 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 ‘Revision for Year 7 Assessment’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Revision for IREACT – Remember’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Project’ PowerPoint
28th MarchComplete the Equipment pages from the booklet finishing with the wordsearch.Link to ‘Recipe’ booklet
Link to ‘Revision for Year 7 Assessment’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Revision for IREACT – Remember’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Project’ PowerPoint
4th 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 ‘Revision for Year 7 Assessment’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Revision for IREACT – Remember’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Project’ PowerPoint

Geography – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryIntroduction to AfricaLink to ‘The National Academy – Where Is Africa’ lesson
7th MarchDevelopment in AfricaLink to ‘The National Academy – How Have Hisstorical Factors Influenced Different Countries’ lesson
14th MarchMasaii Mara TribeLink to ‘The National Academy – What Is Kenya Like’ lesson
21st MarchUrbanisation and change in KenyaLink to ‘The National Academy – What Are The Issues Of Urbanisation In Kenya’ lesson
28th MarchWhat is developmentLink to ‘The National Academy – What Is Development lesson
4th AprilHow is development measuredLink to ‘The National Academy – How Do We Measure Development’ lesson

History – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryWhat happened in the War of the Roses?Link to lesson
7th MarchWho were the Tudors?Link to lesson
14th MarchWhat problems did Henry VIII face?Link to ‘Henry’s Problems’ PowerPoint
21st MarchCatholics vs protestants: what’s the difference?Link to ‘Cath Prot’ PowerPoint
28th MarchMarriage or power: Why did Henry VIII break from Rome and dissolve the monasteries?Link to ‘Henry and Church’ PowerPoint
4th AprilAssessment RevisionLink to ‘Henry VIII Knowledge Organiser’ PowerPoint

Maths (Foundation) – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryFoundation
Basic Algebra
Link to resource
Link to resource 2
7th MarchFoundation
Brackets
Link to resource
Link to resource 2
14th MarchFoundation
Ratio
Link to resource
Link to resource 2
21st MarchFoundation
Sequences
Link to resource
Link to resource 2
28th MarchFoundation
Equations
Link to resource
Link to resource 2
4th AprilFoundation
percentages
Link to resource
Link to resource 2

Maths (Higher) – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryHigher
Circles
Link to resource
Link to resource 2
7th MarchHigher
Brackets
Link to resource
Link to resource 2
14th MarchHigher
Ratio
Link to resource
Link to resource 2
21st MarchHigher
Sequences
Link to resource
Link to resource 2
28th MarchHigher
equations
Link to resource
Link to resource 2
4th AprilHigher
Percentages
Link to resource
Link to resource 2

MFL – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryFamilyLink to ‘Family’ document
7th MarchFamilyLink to BBC Bitesize website
14th MarchDaily RoutineLink to ‘Daily Routine’ document
21st MarchFood and DrinkLink to ‘Food’ document
Link to ‘Food’ document 2
28th MarchFood and DrinkLink to BBC Bitesize website
4th AprilPhysical DescriptionsLink to ‘Physical Description’ document
Link to ‘Descriptions’ document

Music – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryMusic Technology UK Rap Beats Project – UK Rap Beats 1: DrumsLink to resources
7th MarchMusic Technology UK Rap Beats Project – UK Rap Beats 2: Chords and MelodyLink to resources
14th MarchMusic Technology UK Rap Beats Project – UK Rap Beats 3: BassLink to resources
21st MarchMusic Technology UK Rap Beats Project – UK Rap Beats 4: Arranging the Track for RappersLink to resources
28th MarchMusic Technology UK Rap Beats Project – UK Rap Beats 5: Mixing and Finishing TouchesLink to resources
4th AprilMusic Technology UK Rap Beats Project – UK Rap Beats 6: Remixing a Rap TrackLink to resources

PE – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryPE with Joe WicksLink to youtube
28th FebruaryTraining MethodsLink to ‘Training Methods’ video
Link to ‘Training Methods Questions’ document
7th MarchPE with Joe WicksLink to youtube
7th MarchTraining MethodsLink to ‘Training Methods’ video
Link to ‘Training Methods Questions’ document
14th MarchPE with Joe WicksLink to youtube
14th MarchTraining MethodsLink to ‘Training Methods’ video
Link to ‘Training Methods Questions’ document
21st MarchPE with Joe WicksLink to youtube
21st MarchTraining MethodsLink to ‘Training Methods’ video
Link to ‘Training Methods Questions’ document
28th MarchPE with Joe WicksLink to youtube
28th MarchTraining MethodsLink to ‘Training Methods’ video
Link to ‘Training Methods Questions’ document
4th AprilPE with Joe WicksLink to youtube
4th AprilTraining MethodsLink to ‘Training Methods’ video
Link to ‘Training Methods Questions’ document

Product Design – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryNight light Base Manufacture Finishing, complete pages 27 and 37 of the booklet then as you would be making in the project you need to select from an activity you have not attempted in the research-drawing-modelling folder.Link to ‘Big Task’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Booklet revised’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Core Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanism’ homework
Link to ‘Jazz up a Jam Jar’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Reading Material Display’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Product in a tin’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Sketching’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Reading Material’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Drawing Skills for DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Developing Modelling Designs’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Materials in DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Materials in DT’ PowerPoint 2
Link to ‘Modelling Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 2
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 3
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 4
Link to ‘Adhesives and Fixing’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Developing Modelling Designs Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Fixings in DT’ PowerPoint
7th MarchNight light Circuits & Soldering, complete pages 28 and 37 of the booklet then as you would be making in the project you need to select from an activity you have not attempted in the research-drawing-modelling folder.Link to ‘Big Task’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Booklet revised’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Core Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanism’ homework
Link to ‘Jazz up a Jam Jar’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Reading Material Display’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Product in a tin’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Sketching’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Reading Material’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Drawing Skills for DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Developing Modelling Designs’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Materials in DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Materials in DT’ PowerPoint 2
Link to ‘Modelling Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 2
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 3
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 4
Link to ‘Adhesives and Fixing’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Developing Modelling Designs Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Fixings in DT’ PowerPoint
14th MarchNight light Base Assembly and Finishing, complete pages 28 and 37 of the booklet then as you would be making in the project you need to select from an activity you have not attempted in the research-drawing-modelling folderLink to ‘Big Task’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Booklet revised’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Core Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanism’ homework
Link to ‘Jazz up a Jam Jar’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Reading Material Display’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Product in a tin’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Sketching’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Reading Material’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Drawing Skills for DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Developing Modelling Designs’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Materials in DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Materials in DT’ PowerPoint 2
Link to ‘Modelling Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 2
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 3
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 4
Link to ‘Adhesives and Fixing’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Developing Modelling Designs Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Fixings in DT’ PowerPoint
21st MarchNight light Base Assembly and Finishing, complete pages 29 and 37 of the booklet then as you would be making in the project you need to select from an activity you have not attempted in the research-drawing-modelling folder.Link to ‘Big Task’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Booklet revised’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Core Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanism’ homework
Link to ‘Jazz up a Jam Jar’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Reading Material Display’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Product in a tin’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Sketching’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Reading Material’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Drawing Skills for DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Developing Modelling Designs’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Materials in DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Materials in DT’ PowerPoint 2
Link to ‘Modelling Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 2
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 3
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 4
Link to ‘Adhesives and Fixing’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Developing Modelling Designs Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Fixings in DT’ PowerPoint
28th MarchNight light Base Assembly and Finishing, complete pages 29 and 37 of the booklet then as you would be making in the project you need to select from an activity you have not attempted in the research-drawing-modelling folder.Link to ‘Big Task’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Booklet revised’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Core Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanism’ homework
Link to ‘Jazz up a Jam Jar’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Reading Material Display’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Product in a tin’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Sketching’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Reading Material’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Drawing Skills for DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Developing Modelling Designs’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Materials in DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Materials in DT’ PowerPoint 2
Link to ‘Modelling Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 2
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 3
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 4
Link to ‘Adhesives and Fixing’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Developing Modelling Designs Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Fixings in DT’ PowerPoint
4th AprilNight light evaluation, complete pages 30 and 38 of the booklet.Link to ‘Big Task’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Booklet revised’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Core Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanism’ homework
Link to ‘Jazz up a Jam Jar’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Reading Material Display’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Product in a tin’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Sketching’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Reading Material’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Drawing Skills for DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Developing Modelling Designs’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Materials in DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Materials in DT’ PowerPoint 2
Link to ‘Modelling Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 2
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 3
Link to ‘Mechanisms in DT’ PowerPoint 4
Link to ‘Adhesives and Fixing’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Developing Modelling Designs Skills’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Fixings in DT’ PowerPoint

RE – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryGuru NanakLink to ‘The National Academy – How did Sikhism begin?’ website
7th MarchKhalsaLink to ‘The National Academy – Who were the ten gusu?’ website
14th MarchThe 5 KsLink to ‘The National Academy – What are the 5 k’s of Sikhism?’ website
21st MarchGurdwaraLink to ‘The National Academy – Where and how do Sikhs worship?’ website
28th MarchThe Sikh scripturesLink to ‘The National Academy – What are the holy scriptures of Sikhism?’ website
4th AprilDivaliLink to ‘The National Academy – How do Sikhs express their faith today?’ website

Science – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryMetals and non-metals
(Lesson 5, 12 and 14)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Reactivity’ website
7th MarchAcids and alkalis
(Lesson 3 and 1)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Chemical Reactions’ website
14th MarchAcids and Alkalis
(Lesson 4 & 7)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Chemical Reactions’ website
21st MarchAcids and Alkalis
(Lessons 9 & 10)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Chemical Reactions’ website
28th MarchEarth and the universe
(Lessons 1 and 2)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Materials and the Earth’ website
4th AprilEarth and the universe
(Lessons 3 and 4)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Materials and the Earth’ website

Textiles – Half Term 4

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
28th FebruaryWhat is Textiles? Health and safety and equipmentLink to ‘Textiles Introduction’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Textiles Booklet’
7th MarchWhat are embroidery stitches and applique?Link to ‘Embroidery Stitches’ PowerPoint
14th MarchHow to use a sewing machine safelyLink to ‘Sewing Machine Driving Test’ PowerPoint
21st MarchFibres and their propertiesLink to ‘Fibres Theory’ PowerPoint
28th March6 R’sLink to ‘Construction of Fabrics’ PowerPoint
4th AprilDesign context and briefLink to ‘Context and Brief’ PowerPoint