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Home Learning – Year 8 HT6 (2021 – 22)

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Home Learning – Year 7 Half Term 6

Art – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneCreate your own Tim Burton style character using the resources to help you.Link to Character Design PowerPoint
Link to Features Sheet PowerPoint
Link to Youtube
13th JuneAdd whatever materials you have at home if started at home last week. Create a Tim Burton style character based on yourself or a family member if your existing character is at school or if you are starting this. Watch the demo and use the features sheets to help you.Link to Character design adding materials PowerPoint
Link to Features Sheet PowerPoint
Link to Youtube
20th JuneResearch Mexican Day of the dead. Collect images and information. The PowerPoint covers the second part of the task too.Link to Mexican Culture PowerPoint
Link to Youtube
27th JuneComplete your Mexican day of the dead information page. Use the questions on the PowerPoint to help you write a paragraph in your own words.Link to Mexican Culture PowerPoint
Link to Youtube
4th JulyDo an observational drawing of a skull using the resources in the PowerPoint or the demo video.  Link to Skull Drawing PowerPoint
Link to Youtube
11th JulyDraw out your own Mexican sugar skull design using the resources in the PowerPoint. Link to ‘Design Ideas’ PowerPoint
Link to Youtube
18th JulyAdd colour to your Mexican sugar skull design.Link to ‘Design Ideas’ PowerPoint
Link to Youtube

Computing – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneRevision LessonBRAIN IN GEAR:
Link to 01_Revision BIG
 
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Link to lesson
 
Download and use the 01_Y8 EOY Revision Booklet.pdf if you have not been given one already.
13th JuneEnd Of Year AssessmentScreencastify: Note; you should click on End of Year Assessment, not Assessment 2.
Link to lesson
20th JuneInformation ReliabilityBRAIN IN GEAR:
Link to 01_BIG
 
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Link to lesson
 
Extension
Link to 01_Extension Sheet
27th JuneHybrid PetBRAIN IN GEAR:
Link to 02_BIG
 
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Link to lesson
4th JulyAnimal Care LeafletBRAIN IN GEAR:
Link to 03_BIG.pdf
 
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Link to lesson
11th JulyLogoBRAIN IN GEAR:
Link to 04_BIG
 
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Link to lesson
18th JulyFeedbackBRAIN IN GEAR:
Link to 05_BIG
 
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Link to lesson

Drama – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneVocal Skills – Part OneLink to ‘The National Academy – Vocal Skills part 1’ website
13th JuneVocal Skills – Part TwoLink to ‘The National Academy – Vocal Skills part 2’ website
20th JunePhysical Skills – Part OneLink to ‘The National Academy – Physical Skills part 1’ website
27th JunePhysical Skills – Part TwoLink to ‘The National Academy – Physical Skills part 1’ website
4th JulyCombining SkillsLink to ‘The National Academy – Combining Skills’ website
11th JulyPosture, Stance and SpaceLink to ‘The National Academy – Posture stance’ website
18th JulyGesture & MannerismsLink to ‘The National Academy – Use of Gesture’ website

English – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneAnimal Farm
Lessons 11 and 12
Work through the PowerPoint and complete all the tasks. You will also need to complete the writing focus for each lesson.
Link to ‘The Seven Commandments’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘The Show Trials’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Animal Farm’ Full Text document
Link to ‘Animal Farm Traditional Resource Booklet’
Link to ‘Cult of Personality’ worksheet
Link to ‘Stalin’s Cult of Personality’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Animal Farm – Mastery Quiz 3 Q&A’
Link to ‘Animal Farm – Mastery Quiz 3 Questions Only’
Link to ‘Animal Farm – Mastery Quiz 3 Reteach’
Link to Lesson 12 Stalin PowerPoint
6th JuneMastery Writing 4
Lesson 6
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 question prompt.
Link to ‘Mastery Writing’ booklet
Link to ‘Traditional Writing’ booklet
Link to lesson 6
13th JuneAnimal Farm
Lessons 13 and 14
Work through the PowerPoint and complete all the tasks. You will also need to complete the writing focus for each lesson.
Link to ‘Napoleon’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Battle of the windmill’ PowerPoint
13th JuneMastery Writing 4
Lesson 7
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 question prompt.
Link to ‘Mastery Writing’ booklet
Link to ‘Traditional Writing’ booklet
Link to lesson 7
20th JuneAnimal Farm
Lessons 15 and 16
Work through the PowerPoint and complete all the tasks. You will also need to complete the writing focus for each lesson.
Link to ‘Treachery’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Boxer’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Animal Farm Traditional Mastery Quiz 4 Q&A’
Link to ‘Animal Farm Traditional Mastery Quiz 4 Re-Teach’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Animal Farm Traditional Mastery Quiz 4 Questions only’ PowerPoint
20th JuneMastery Writing 4
Lesson 8
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 question prompt
Link to ‘Mastery Writing’ booklet
Link to ‘Traditional Writing’ booklet
Link to lesson 8
27th JuneAnimal Farm
Lessons 17 and 18
Work through the PowerPoint and complete all the tasks. You will also need to complete the writing focus for each lesson.
Link to ‘The Seven Commandments’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘All animals are equal’ PowerPoint
27th JuneMastery Writing 4
Lesson 9
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 question prompt.
Link to ‘Mastery Writing’ booklet
Link to ‘Traditional Writing’ booklet
Link to lesson 9
4th JulyDescriptive writing lessons 1 and 2
Work through the PowerPoint and complete all the tasks. You will also need to complete the writing focus for each lesson.
Link to ‘Animal Farm’ document
Link to ‘Tess of the D’Urbervilles’ document
Link to ‘Watership Down’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘DW 1 T’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘TM DW 1 T’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Dawn and Dusk’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘DW 2 T’ PowerPoint
4th JulyMastery Writing 4
Lesson 10
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 question prompt.
Link to ‘Mastery Writing’ booklet
Link to ‘Traditional Writing’ booklet
Link to lesson 10
11th JulyDescriptive writing lessons 3 and 4
Work through the PowerPoint and complete all the tasks. You will also need to complete the writing focus for each lesson.
Link to ‘Writing Practice’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘DW 3 T’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Life of Pi’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘The Daydreamer’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘DW 4 T’ PowerPoint
11th JulyMastery Writing 4
Lesson 11
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 question prompt.
Link to ‘Mastery Writing’ booklet
Link to ‘Traditional Writing’ booklet
Link to lesson 11
18th JulyDescriptive writing
Lessons 5 and 6
Work through the PowerPoint and complete all the tasks. You will also need to complete the writing focus for each lesson.
Link to ‘Nadia Comaneci’ document
Link to ‘Using imagery to write’ document
Link to ‘DW 5 T’ PowerPoint
18th JulyMastery Writing 4
Lesson 12
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 question prompt.
Link to ‘Mastery Writing’ booklet
Link to ‘Traditional Writing’ booklet
Link to lesson 12

Food – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneMake the Marble Pear traybake from your recipe booklet & take some pictures of you making it & a picture of the finished product & email it to your Food teacher = “their name@castlefordacademy.com) such as kgarbett@castlefordacademy.com.Link to ‘Recipe Booklet’
Link to ‘Project’
Link to ‘Test Revision Sheet’
13th JuneComplete the lesson on Seasonal Foods & then produce a poster that shows the fruits & vegetables that are in season during Spring, Summer, Autumn & Winter.  Include some images.Link to ‘Recipe Booklet’
Link to ‘Project’
Link to ‘Test Revision Sheet’
20th JuneMake one of Muffin recipes (choose from the 3 different ones) from your recipe booklet & take some pictures of you making it & a picture of the finished product & email it to your Food teacher = “their name@castlefordacademy.com) such as kgarbett@castlefordacademy.com.Link to ‘Recipe Booklet’
Link to ‘Project’
Link to ‘Test Revision Sheet’
27th JuneComplete the lesson on Wise Food shopping. Read through the information and complete the calculations & the activities from the booklet. Link to ‘Recipe Booklet’
Link to ‘Project’
Link to ‘Test Revision Sheet’
4th JulyMake one of the Cheesecake recipes (choose between the Lemon & Orange cheesecake) from your recipe booklet & take some pictures of you making it & a picture of the finished product & email it to your Food teacher = “their name@castlefordacademy.com) such as kgarbett@castlefordacademy.com.Link to ‘Recipe Booklet’
Link to ‘Project’
Link to ‘Test Revision Sheet’
11th JulyComplete the lesson on Food Storage. Read through the information and complete the activities from the booklet. Link to ‘Recipe Booklet’
Link to ‘Project’
Link to ‘Test Revision Sheet’
18th JulyMake either the Key Lime or Banoffee Pie from your recipe booklet & take some pictures of you making it & a picture of the finished product & email it to your Food teacher = “their name@castlefordacademy.com) such as kgarbett@castlefordacademy.com.Link to ‘Recipe Booklet’
Link to ‘Project’
Link to ‘Test Revision Sheet’

Geography – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneFactors affecting climateLink to ‘The National Academy – Factors that affect climate’ website
6th JuneTypes of rainLink to ‘The National Academy – Why does it rain?’ website
13th JuneWhat is a climate graphLink to ‘The National Academy – Climate graphs’ website
13th JuneWhat impacts on the UKs climate?Link to ‘The National Academy – Climate of the UK’ website
20th JuneHigh pressure weatherLink to ‘The National Academy – High pressure events’ website
20th JuneLow pressure weatherLink to ‘The National Academy – Low pressure events’ website
27th JuneWhat was the beast from the east?Link to ‘The National Academy – Beast from the East’ website
27th JuneWhat are tropical storms?Link to ‘The National Academy – Tropical Storms’ website
4th JulyExample of a tropical stormLink to ‘The National Academy – Tropical Storms’ website
Link to ‘The National Academy – Hurricane Katrina’ website
11th JulyClimate changeLink to ‘The National Academy – Climate changing’ website
18th JulyWhat is the greenhouse effect?Link to ‘The National Academy – Greenhouse Effect’ website

History – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneWhere did the Holocaust come from?Link to ‘Historic Antisemitism’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Holocaust Definition’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
6th JuneHow did Hitler’s rise to power link to the Holocaust?Link to ‘Hitler’s link to Holocaust’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
13th JuneHow did life begin to change for the Jewish community in the lead up to WWII?Link to ‘Increasing Persecution’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
13th JuneWhat was life like for the Jewish people in Germany from 1938- 1942?Link to ‘Ghettos Cards’
Link to ‘Turning Points – Kristallnacht’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
20th JuneHow did camps differ in the Holocaust?Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
Link to ‘Perspective and camps in Holocaust’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Timeline of camps’ PowerPoint
20th JuneHow did Britain respond to the Holocaust?Link to ‘British Responses Cards’
Link to ‘Reactions to the Holocaust’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
27th JuneWhat can be learned from the Holocaust in the 20th century?Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
Link to ‘Learning about Genocide’ PowerPoint
27th JuneHolocaust AssessmentLink to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
Link to ‘Holocaust Assessment’
Link to ‘Holocaust Knowledge Organiser’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Structure Strip’ PowerPoint
4th JulySchindler’s ListLink to ‘Schindlers List’ lesson
Link to ‘Schindlers List’ booklet
Link to ‘Schindlers List’ timings
11th JulyWhat are the differences between Communism and Capitalism?Link to ‘Cap vs Com’ card sort
Link to ‘Cap vs Com Starter’ document
Link to ‘Country Cards’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Cap vs Com – 20th Century’ PowerPoint
11th JulyBerlin Wall: what was different about East and West Berlin?Link to ‘Berlin Wall – Layers of inference differentiated’ PowerPoint
Link to ’20th Century – Berlin Wall’ PowerPoint
18th JulyWhy did humankind race to space?Link to ‘Space Race’ Timeline’ PowerPoint
Link to ’20th Century Space Race’ PowerPoint
18th JulyDid man really land on the moon?Link to ‘Childcare Moon Landing’ lesson
Link to ’20th Moon Landing’ PowerPoint

Maths (Foundation) – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneTypes of numberLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
13th JuneAveragesLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
20th JuneVolumeLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
27th JuneFractionsLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
4th JulyRatioLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
11th JulyProbabilityLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
18th JulyDataLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2

Maths (Higher) – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneSequencesLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
13th JuneProbabilityLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
20th JuneAreaLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
27th JunePythagorasLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
4th JulyRatioLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
11th JulyAveragesLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
18th JulyDataLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2

MFL – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneTelevisionLink to ‘Television’ PowerPoint
13th JuneTelevisionLink to ‘Television’ PowerPoint 2
20th JuneTelevisionLink to ‘Television’ PowerPoint 3
27th JuneFilmsLink to ‘Films’ PowerPoint
4th JulyFilmsLink to ‘Films’ PowerPoint 2
11th JulyPastimesLink to ‘Hobbies’ PowerPoint
18th JulyPastimesLink to ‘Hobbies’ PowerPoint

Music – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneFilm Music Project 1 – Writing a ThemeLink to lesson
13th JuneFilm Music Project 2 – Building the DramaLink to lesson
20th JuneFilm Music Project 3 – Arranging and Adding TensionLink to lesson
27th JuneFilm Music Project 4 – The Big Scary MomentLink to lesson
4th JulyFilm Music Project 5 – Giving the Director OptionsLink to lesson
11th JulyFilm Music Project 6 – Writing a ScriptLink to lesson
18th JulyFilm Music Project 7 – Continuing the ScriptLink to lesson

PE – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JunePE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
6th JuneLink ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz
13th JunePE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
13th JuneLink ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz
20th JunePE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
20th JuneLink ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz
27th JunePE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
27th JuneLink ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz
4th JulyPE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
4th JulyLink ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz
11th JulyPE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
11th JulyLink ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz
18th JulyPE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
18th JulyLink ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz

Product Design – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th June
13th June
20th June
27th June
4th July
11th July
18th July

RE – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneCrime and punishment introductionCrime and punishment in the UK (thenational.academy)
13th JuneChristianity – lawbreakers and crimeLawbreakers and types of crime (Christianity) (thenational.academy)
20th JuneIslam – lawbreakers and crimeLawbreakers and types of crime (Islam) (thenational.academy)
27th JuneDo crimes cause suffering?Crimes as a cause of suffering (thenational.academy)
4th JulyWhat are the aims of punishment?Aims of punishment (thenational.academy)
11th JulyForgivenessForgiveness (thenational.academy)
18th JulyThe death penaltyDeath penalty (thenational.academy)

Science – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneRespiration
(Lesson 4)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Biological Systems’ website
13th JuneRespiration
(Lesson 7)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Biological Systems’ website
20th JuneRespiration
(Lesson 6)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Biological Systems’ website
27th JuneRespiration
(Lesson 8)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Biological Systems’ website
4th JulyPlant reproduction & photosynthesis
(Lesson 9, 10 & 11)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Reproduction and Variation’ website
11th JulyPlant reproduction & photosynthesis
(Lessons 1, 5 and 6)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Reproduction and Variation’ website
18th JulyPlant reproduction & photosynthesis
(Lessons 2 & 10)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Reproduction and Variation’ website

Textiles – Half Term 6

Week CommencingLesson FocusLink to Resource
6th JuneCREATING FABRIC AND MANUFACTURING BUNTINGLink to ‘POP ART LESSON 12 Creating fabric decoration + manufacturing’ PowerPoint
13th JuneCREATING FABRIC AND MANUFACTURING BUNTINGLink to ‘POP ART LESSON 13 Creating fabric decoration + manufacturing’ PowerPoint
20th JuneCREATING FABRIC AND MANUFACTURING BUNTINGLink to ‘POP ART LESSON 14 Creating fabric decoration + manufacturing 4’ PowerPoint
27th JuneCREATING FABRIC AND MANUFACTURING BUNTING—BIAS BINDINGLink to ‘POP ART LESSON 15 Final lesson of manufacturing bunting with bias binding’ PowerPoint
4th JulyEVALUATION  OF PROJECT AND PHOTOGRAPHS and  MAKING ASSESSMENTLink to ‘POP ART LESSON 16 Evaluation of project and photos’ PowerPoint
11th JulyMARTHA HAVERSHAM
To know what haute couture is.
To understand how to write a successful opinion.
To know who Martha Haversham is and produce haute couture designs in her style.
Link to ‘POP ART LESSON 17 – 18 – Martha Haversham’ PowerPoint
18th JulyMARTHA HAVERSHAM
To know what haute couture is.
To understand how to write a successful opinion.
To know who Martha Haversham is and produce haute couture designs in her style.
Link to ‘POP ART LESSON 18 – Martha Haversham’ PowerPoint