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Year 8 

Summer Half Term 1 

Subject W/c 25th April W/c 2nd May W/c 9th May W/c 16th May W/c 23rd May
English

Lesson 5 - The Renaissance Period - Power Point

Lesson 6 - On my First Sonne - Ben Jonson - Power Point

Lesson 7 - Shall I Compare Thee to a Summers Day - Power Point

Lesson 8 - The Romantic Period - Power Point

Lesson 9 - Ozymandias - Power Point

Lesson 10 - The Tyger - Power Point

Lesson 11 - To Autumn - Power Point

Lesson 12 - Victorian Poetry - My Last Duchess - Power Point

Lesson 13 - The Jabberwocky - Power Point

Lesson 14 - Exposure - Power Point

Lesson 15 - Dulce Et Decorum est - Power Point

Lesson 16 - Valentine Carol Ann Duffy - Power Point

Maths

Lesson 1- Understand and use basic angle rules and notation - Power Point

Lesson 1 - Worksheet

Lesson 2 - Investigate angles between parallel lines and the transversal - Power Point

Lesson 2 - Worksheet

Lesson 3 - Identify and calculate alternate and corresponding angles Teaching slides - Power Point

Lesson 3 - Worksheet

Lesson 4 - Identify and calculate with co interior alternate and corresponding angle - Power Point

Lesson 4 - Worksheet

Lesson 5 - Solve complex problems with parallel line angles Teaching slides - Power Point

Lesson 5 - Worksheet

Lesson 6 - Constructions triangles and special quadrilaterals - Power Point

Lesson 6 - Worksheet

Lesson 7 - Investigate the properties of special quadrilaterals - Power Point

Lesson 8 - Identify and calculate with sides and angles in special quadrilaterals - Power Point

Lesson 8 - Worksheet

Lesson 9 - Understand and use the properties of diagonals of quadrilaterals - Power Point

Lesson 9 - Worksheet

Lesson 10 - Understand and use the sum of exterior angles of any polygon - Power Point

Lesson 10 - Worksheet

Lesson 11 - Calculate and use the sum of the interior angles in any polygon - Power Point

Lesson 11 - Worksheet

Lesson 12 - Calculate missing interior angles in regular polygons - Power Point

Lesson 12 - Worksheet

Lesson 13 - Prove simple geometric facts - Power Point

Lesson 13 - Worksheet

Lesson 14 - Construct an angle bisector - Power Point

Lesson 14 - Worksheet

Lesson 15 - Construct a perpendicular bisector of a line segment - Power Point

Lesson 15 - Worksheet

Lesson 16 - Calculate the area of triangles rectangles and parallelograms - Power Point

Lesson 16 - Worksheet

Lesson 2 - Calculate the area of a trapezium - Power Point

Lesson 2 - Worksheet

Lesson 3 - Calculate the perimeter and area of compound shapes - Power Point

Lesson 3 - Worksheet

Lesson 4 - Investigate the area of a circle - Power Point

Lesson 4 - Worksheet

Lesson 5 - Calculate the area of a circle and parts of a circle without a calculator - Power Point

Lesson 5 - Worksheet

Science
Art Katsushika Hokusai Research - Power Point Lesson 2 & 3 - Observational Drawing Lesson 2 & 3 - Observational Drawing
Music Lesson 1 - All About the Bass - Power Point

Spring Half Term 2

Subject

W/c 28th February

W/c 7th March

W/c 14th March

W/c 21st March

W/c 28th March

English

Medusa

Different Mythical Characters

Create your own mythical creature

Anne Frank

Historical heroes and villains

How is a hero created?

Voldemort vs Harry Potter

Sherlock Holmes

The Hero by Siegfried Sassoon

Plan a letter to Jack's mum

Write a letter to Jack's mum

Black Panther Power Point

Black Panther Questions

Maths

Generate sequences given a rule in words

Worksheet

Generate sequences given a simple algebraic rule

Worksheet

Generate sequences given a complex algebraic rule

Worksheet

Find the rule for the nth term of a linear sequence

Worksheet

Adding and subtracting expressions with indices

Worksheet

Simplifying algebraic expressions by multiplying indices

Worksheet

Simplifying algebraic expressions by dividing indices

Worksheet

Using the addition law for indices

Worksheet

Using the addition and subtraction law for indices

Worksheet

Exploring powers of powers

Worksheet

Convert fluently between key fractions decimals and percentages

Worksheet

Calculate key fractions decimals and percentages of an amount without a calculator

Worksheet

Calculate fractions decimals and percentages of an amount using calculator methods

Worksheet

Convert between decimals and percentages greater than 100

Worksheet

Percentage decrease with a multiplier

Worksheet

Calculate percentage increase and decrease using a multiplier

Worksheet

Express one number as a fraction or a percentage of another without a calculator

Worksheet 

Express one number as a fraction or a percentage of another using calculator methods

Worksheet

Work with percentage change

Worksheet

Choose appropriate methods to solve percentage problems

Worksheet

 

Science

Work for pupils working from home - Spring Term

French

Describing your physical appearance

 

 

 

 

Geography

 

Introduction to weather and climate

Climate graph description LA

Weather Worksheet

Answers

The distant past

Graphs

Worksheet

Evidence and Information

The Greenhouse Effect

Card Sort

Global Warming Definition Fill

 

 

History

Task

Quiz

The British Empire

Factfiles

Map

Answers

 

Jewel In The Crown

Sources

Exam Style Question 

 

Music

Jazz & Blues Lesson 1

The Twelve Bar Blues Cheat Sheet

Jazz & Blues Lesson 2

Walking Bass Line

Jazz & Blues Lessons 3 & 4

In The Mood Performance Pack

In The Mood 1 mp3

In The Mood 2 mp3

In The Mood 3 mp3

Jazz & Blues Lessons 5 & 6

Vamping Chords Warmups

The Entertainer Listening mp3

The Entertainer Extract mp3

The Entertainer Score

The Entertainer Listening

Maple Leaf Rag - Scott Joplin mp3

Ragtime Dance - Scott Joplin mp3

Ragtime Learn and Listen

The Entertainer Listening Answers

Jazz & Blues - Lesson 5 & 6  

Resistant Materials

Pop Artist Research

Pop Art Clocks Booklet

Pop Artist Research 

Pop Art Clocks Booklet

 

Spring Half Term 1

Subject

W/c 3rd January

W/c 10th January

W/c 17th January

W/c 24th January

W/c 31st January

W/c 7th February

English

Shakespearean Context

Shakespearean Tragedies

Macbeth Script

Macbeth Workbook

Characters and Plot

Witch Spell

Lady Macbeth's Soliloquy

Macbeth Script

Macbeth Script with Translation

Macbeth Workbook

Lady Macbeth's Soliloquy

Language Features

Power of Persuasion

Explode the Quote 

Macbeth Script

Macbeth script with translation

Macbeth Workbook

Lady Macbeth's diary entry

Plan and write a newspaper article

Lady Macbeth

Macbeth Script

Macbeth script with translation

Macbeth Workbook

Themes in Macbeth

Plan and Rewrite a scene from Macbeth

To what extent is Macbeth a villain?

Macbeth Script

Macbeth script with translation

Macbeth Workbook

To what extent is Macbeth a villain? Essay

Who is Macbeth? 

Maths

Represent continuous data grouped into equal classes

Worksheet

Construct and interpret two-way tables

Worksheet

End of Block quiz - Representing Data

Construct sample spaces for one or more events

Worksheet

Find probabilities from a sample space

Worksheet

Find probabilities from two-way tables

Worksheet

Find probabilities from venn diagrams

Worksheet

Use the product rule for finding the total number of possible outcomes

Worksheet

Tables and Probability - end of block quiz

Form algebraic expressions

Worksheet

Use directed number with algebra

Worksheet

Multiply out a single bracket

Worksheet

Factorise into a single bracket

Worksheet

Expand multiple single brackets and simplify

Worksheet 

Expand a pair of binomials

Worksheet

Solve equations including with brackets

Worksheet

Form and solve equations with brackets

Worksheet

Understand and solve simple inequalities

Worksheet

Form and solve inequalities

Worksheet

Solve equations and inequalities with unknowns on both sides

Worksheet

Form and solve equations and inequalities with unknowns on both sides

Worksheet

Identify and use formulae expressions identities and equations

Worksheet 

Science

Work for pupils working from home - Spring Term

Art

 

Artists

Music Drawing

Basquiat research

Final Piece

Design & Technology

 

Maori Moodboard

Maori Jewellery

Maori Tattoo Design

Maori Masks

Maori Design Meanings

Moari Pendants and Symbols facts

Pewter Casting Booklet

Pewter Casting Instructions

Maori Koru Art

ETC

 

 

 

 

Growing Together

 

Food & Textiles

 

Savoury Rice

 

 

 

Your Own Dish 

French

Art Quiz

Key Vocabulary and Opinion

Opinion and Complex Sentences 

Shapes in Paintings

Worksheet 

Shapes in Paintings

Revision

Revision Sheet

Grammar - present tense 

Geography

Measuring Development

Indicator Match Up

Country Paragraph Worksheet

Scattergraph Task

Factors Restricting Development

Worksheet

 

Trade and Aid 

Trade Worksheet

Aid Match Up

Advantages and Disadvantages of Aid

Introduction to Ghana

Ghana Worksheet

Climate Graphs Worksheet

Ghana Top-Down Development

The Akosombo Dam Worksheet

Exam Question Practice & Planning

Ghana Bottom-Up Development

The Hand-Dug Water Pump Worksheet

Question Slips

Optional Pop Quiz 

History

The General Public

Source and Activity Sheet

Revision Sheet

Slave Trade Assessment

The General Public II

Source and Activity Sheet 

American Civil War

Timeline to War 

The Birth of the Empire

Starter

Video Question Sheets MA & HA

Video Question Sheets LA

Definition of the British Empire

What is an Empire?

Maps and Questions

Music

Garageband

 

Garageband Lesson 2 

 

Garageband Lesson 3

Garageband Lesson 4 

Instruments of the Orchestra

Listening to “Fanfare for the Common Man”

Physical Education

 

 

 

Healthy Hearts

 

 

Autumn Half Term 2

Subject

W/c 1st November

W/c 8th November

W/c 15th November

W/c 22nd November

W/c 29th November

W/c 6th December

W/c 13th December

English

Reading and Grammar

Reading and Grammar

Introduction to narrative

ISPACE sentence openers

Change the narrative point of view plan

The Big Lonely Wolf

Reading and Grammar

Writing your fairy tale

Historical Narrative

 

 

Analysing Characters

Creating Characters

Create a Setting 

Planning a story

Write the rising action and the climax

Writing the ending of your story 

Maths

Find the product of a pair of any fractions

Worksheet

Divide an integer by a fraction

Worksheet

Divide a fraction by a unit fraction

Worksheet

Understand and use the reciprocal

Worksheet

Divide any pair of fractions

Worksheet

Multiply and divide improper and mixed fractions

Worksheet

Multiply and divide algebraic fractions

Multiply and divide algebraic fractions 

Work with coordinates in all four quadrants

Worksheet

Identify and draw lines that are parallel to the axis

Worksheet

Recognise and use the line y=x

Worksheet

Recognise and use lines of the form y=kx

Worksheet 

Link y=kx to direct proportion problems

Worksheet

Explore the gradient of the line y=kx

Worksheet

Recognise and use lines of the forma y=x+a

Worksheet

Explore graphs with negative gradients

Worksheet

Link graphs to linear sequences

Worksheet

Plot graphs of the form y=mx+c

Worksheet

Explore non-linear graphs

Worksheet

Find the midpoint of a line segment

Worksheet 

Draw and interpret scatter graphs

Worksheet

Understand and describe linear correlation

Worksheet

Draw and use line of best fit

Worksheet

Identify non-linear relationships

Worksheet 

Identify different types of data

Worksheet

Read and interpret ungrouped frequency tables

Worksheet

Read and interpret grouped frequency tables

Worksheet

Represent grouped discrete data

Worksheet 

Science

Science work for pupils working from home

Art

Eye Drawing

Eye 

Eye 

Using Oil Pastels to develop a drawing 

Animal Eyes 

Design an earthquake-proof building 

Eye painting 

French

 

The present tense 

Opinion 

Adjectives of opinion 

Extending Sentences 

The negation 1

Negation 2

le tour de France 

Geography

Adaptations

Adaptations 2 

Nutrient Cycle

Rainforest Nutrient Cycle Card Sort

Layers of the Rainforest 

Nutrient Cycle - Layers Poster

Examples of previous posters 

Climate Graphs

Data and template 

Introduction to Development

Maps

Brandt Line Map 

 

History

Introduction - Africa

Sources Sheets - Africa Before Slavery

Success Criteria 

 

Slaves Treatment in the Americas

Source Sheet

 

 

Supporting Slavery 

Women Against Slavery

Source_Sheet - Elizabeth Heyrick

Music

 

 

Keyboard Skills Finger Warm Ups

Keyboard Booklet

Keyboard Skills Knowledge Organiser

Musical Cliches

Notation Theory

Performance

Performance 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Autumn Half Term 1

Subject

W/c 20th September

W/c 27th September

W/c 4th October

W/c 11th October

W/c 18th October

English

 

Reading and Grammar Booklet

TKaM Knowledge Organiser

TKaM Work Booklet

Narrative Voice

Analyse Setting

Show don't tell

Describe the Radley Place using show not tell

 

 

Maths

Introduction to Ratio

Simplifying Ratios

Workbook - Page 4 and 5

Workbook - Page 6

L3 Sharing Ratio

Workbook - Page 7

Workbook - Page 8

L4 Sharing Ratio

Super Challenge Workbook Page 9

Workbook Page 10 and 11

Solve problems involving direct proportion

Worksheet

Explore conversion graphs

Worksheet

Convert between currencies

Worksheet

Explore direct proportion graphs

Worksheet

Explore relationships between similar shapes

Worksheet

Understand scale factors as multiplicative representations

Worksheet

Draw and interpret scale diagrams

Worksheet

Interpret maps using scale factors and ratio

Worksheet

Represent multiplication of fractions

Worksheet

Multiply a fraction by an integer

Worksheet

Find the product of a pair of unit fractions

Worksheet

Find the product of a pair of any fractions

Worksheet

Science

Science work for pupils working from home

ETC

Choose from these activities:

Bubbles of Gratitude

Inner and Outerself Portrait

My Wellbeing Challenge Booklet

Weekly Wellbeing Journal Pack

French

Les animaux fantastiques

Mon animal fantastique

Lesson 5

Lesson 6

Le chateau hante

Geography

Deserts

Planet Earth - Deserts

Grasslands

Grasslands Savannah

Great Plains Question Sheet

Answer Sheet

Antarctica Intro

Antarctica

mapsmemorymaster

mapsmemoryblank

Antarctica Tourism

Wordsearch

Postcard

Worksheet

Antarctica Quiz

Rainforests

Planet Earth - DVD questions

Planet Earth - DVD questions - LA

Answers

Music

Hooks & Riffs L1

Hooks & Riffs L2

Appraising

Bolero Listening

Hooks & Riffs L4

Appraising Sheet

Hooks & Riffs L5

Hooks & Riffs L6

Evaluation Sheet Chocolate Machine