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Home Learning – Year 7 Half Term 6

Art – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
Create 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
Add 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
Research 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
Complete 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
Do an observational drawing of a skull using the resources in the PowerPoint or the demo video.  Link to Skull Drawing PowerPoint
Link to Youtube
Draw out your own Mexican sugar skull design using the resources in the PowerPoint. Link to ‘Design Ideas’ PowerPoint
Link to Youtube
Add colour to your Mexican sugar skull design.Link to ‘Design Ideas’ PowerPoint
Link to Youtube

Computing – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
Revision LessonBRAIN IN GEAR:
Link to 01_Revision BIG
 
Screencastify:
Link to lesson
 
Download and use the 01_Y8 EOY Revision Booklet.pdf if you have not been given one already.
End Of Year AssessmentScreencastify: Note; you should click on End of Year Assessment, not Assessment 2.
Link to lesson
Information ReliabilityBRAIN IN GEAR:
Link to 01_BIG
 
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Link to lesson
 
Extension
Link to 01_Extension Sheet
Hybrid PetBRAIN IN GEAR:
Link to 02_BIG
 
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Link to lesson
Animal Care LeafletBRAIN IN GEAR:
Link to 03_BIG.pdf
 
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Link to lesson
LogoBRAIN IN GEAR:
Link to 04_BIG
 
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Link to lesson
FeedbackBRAIN IN GEAR:
Link to 05_BIG
 
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Link to lesson

Drama – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
Vocal Skills – Part OneLink to ‘The National Academy – Vocal Skills part 1’ website
Vocal Skills – Part TwoLink to ‘The National Academy – Vocal Skills part 2’ website
Physical Skills – Part OneLink to ‘The National Academy – Physical Skills part 1’ website
Physical Skills – Part TwoLink to ‘The National Academy – Physical Skills part 1’ website
Combining SkillsLink to ‘The National Academy – Combining Skills’ website
Posture, Stance and SpaceLink to ‘The National Academy – Posture stance’ website
Gesture & MannerismsLink to ‘The National Academy – Use of Gesture’ website

English – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
Animal 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
Mastery 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
Animal 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
Mastery 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
Animal 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
Mastery 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
Animal 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
Mastery 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
Descriptive 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
Mastery 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
Descriptive 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
Mastery 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
Descriptive 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
Mastery 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

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
Make 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’
Complete 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’
Make 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’
Complete 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’
Make 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’
Complete 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’
Make 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

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
Factors affecting climateLink to ‘The National Academy – Factors that affect climate’ website
Types of rainLink to ‘The National Academy – Why does it rain?’ website
What is a climate graphLink to ‘The National Academy – Climate graphs’ website
What impacts on the UKs climate?Link to ‘The National Academy – Climate of the UK’ website
High pressure weatherLink to ‘The National Academy – High pressure events’ website
Low pressure weatherLink to ‘The National Academy – Low pressure events’ website
What was the beast from the east?Link to ‘The National Academy – Beast from the East’ website
What are tropical storms?Link to ‘The National Academy – Tropical Storms’ website
Example of a tropical stormLink to ‘The National Academy – Tropical Storms’ website
Link to ‘The National Academy – Hurricane Katrina’ website
Climate changeLink to ‘The National Academy – Climate changing’ website
What is the greenhouse effect?Link to ‘The National Academy – Greenhouse Effect’ website

History – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
Where did the Holocaust come from?Link to ‘Historic Antisemitism’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Holocaust Definition’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
How did Hitler’s rise to power link to the Holocaust?Link to ‘Hitler’s link to Holocaust’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
How did life begin to change for the Jewish community in the lead up to WWII?Link to ‘Increasing Persecution’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
What 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’
How did camps differ in the Holocaust?Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
Link to ‘Perspective and camps in Holocaust’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Timeline of camps’ PowerPoint
How did Britain respond to the Holocaust?Link to ‘British Responses Cards’
Link to ‘Reactions to the Holocaust’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
What can be learned from the Holocaust in the 20th century?Link to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
Link to ‘Learning about Genocide’ PowerPoint
Holocaust AssessmentLink to ‘Holocaust Booklet’
Link to ‘Holocaust Assessment’
Link to ‘Holocaust Knowledge Organiser’ PowerPoint
Link to ‘Structure Strip’ PowerPoint
Schindler’s ListLink to ‘Schindlers List’ lesson
Link to ‘Schindlers List’ booklet
Link to ‘Schindlers List’ timings
What 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
Berlin 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
Why did humankind race to space?Link to ‘Space Race’ Timeline’ PowerPoint
Link to ’20th Century Space Race’ PowerPoint
Did man really land on the moon?Link to ‘Childcare Moon Landing’ lesson
Link to ’20th Moon Landing’ PowerPoint

Maths (Foundation) – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
Types of numberLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
AveragesLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
VolumeLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
FractionsLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
RatioLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
ProbabilityLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
DataLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2

Maths (Higher) – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
SequencesLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
ProbabilityLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
AreaLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
PythagorasLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
RatioLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
AveragesLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2
DataLink to lesson
Link to lesson 2

MFL – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
TelevisionLink to ‘Television’ PowerPoint
TelevisionLink to ‘Television’ PowerPoint 2
TelevisionLink to ‘Television’ PowerPoint 3
FilmsLink to ‘Films’ PowerPoint
FilmsLink to ‘Films’ PowerPoint 2
PastimesLink to ‘Hobbies’ PowerPoint
PastimesLink to ‘Hobbies’ PowerPoint

Music – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
Film Music Project 1 – Writing a ThemeLink to lesson
Film Music Project 2 – Building the DramaLink to lesson
Film Music Project 3 – Arranging and Adding TensionLink to lesson
Film Music Project 4 – The Big Scary MomentLink to lesson
Film Music Project 5 – Giving the Director OptionsLink to lesson
Film Music Project 6 – Writing a ScriptLink to lesson
Film Music Project 7 – Continuing the ScriptLink to lesson

PE – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
PE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
Link ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz
PE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
Link ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz
PE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
Link ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz
PE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
Link ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz
PE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
Link ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz
PE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
Link ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz
PE with Joe WicksLink to Youtube
Link ThemeLink to ‘Fitness Testing’ video
Link to ‘Fitness Testing’ quiz

RE – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
Crime and punishment introductionCrime and punishment in the UK (thenational.academy)
Christianity – lawbreakers and crimeLawbreakers and types of crime (Christianity) (thenational.academy)
Islam – lawbreakers and crimeLawbreakers and types of crime (Islam) (thenational.academy)
Do crimes cause suffering?Crimes as a cause of suffering (thenational.academy)
What are the aims of punishment?Aims of punishment (thenational.academy)
ForgivenessForgiveness (thenational.academy)
The death penaltyDeath penalty (thenational.academy)

Science – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
Respiration
(Lesson 4)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Biological Systems’ website
Respiration
(Lesson 7)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Biological Systems’ website
Respiration
(Lesson 6)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Biological Systems’ website
Respiration
(Lesson 8)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Biological Systems’ website
Plant reproduction & photosynthesis
(Lesson 9, 10 & 11)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Reproduction and Variation’ website
Plant reproduction & photosynthesis
(Lessons 1, 5 and 6)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Reproduction and Variation’ website
Plant reproduction & photosynthesis
(Lessons 2 & 10)
Link to ‘The National Academy – Reproduction and Variation’ website

Textiles – Half Term 6

Lesson FocusLink to Resource
CREATING FABRIC AND MANUFACTURING BUNTINGLink to ‘POP ART LESSON 12 Creating fabric decoration + manufacturing’ PowerPoint
CREATING FABRIC AND MANUFACTURING BUNTINGLink to ‘POP ART LESSON 13 Creating fabric decoration + manufacturing’ PowerPoint
CREATING FABRIC AND MANUFACTURING BUNTINGLink to ‘POP ART LESSON 14 Creating fabric decoration + manufacturing 4’ PowerPoint
CREATING FABRIC AND MANUFACTURING BUNTING—BIAS BINDINGLink to ‘POP ART LESSON 15 Final lesson of manufacturing bunting with bias binding’ PowerPoint
EVALUATION  OF PROJECT AND PHOTOGRAPHS and  MAKING ASSESSMENTLink to ‘POP ART LESSON 16 Evaluation of project and photos’ PowerPoint
MARTHA 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
MARTHA 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