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Year 8

 

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

 

 

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 

 

 

Science

Work for pupils working from home - Spring Term

Art

 

Artists

Music Drawing

Basquiat research 

 

 

Design & Technology

 

Maori Moodboard

Maori Jewellery

Maori Tattoo Design

 

 

Food & Textiles

 

Savoury Rice

 

 

 

 

French

Art Quiz

Key Vocabulary and Opinion

Opinion and Complex Sentences 

Shapes in Paintings

Worksheet 

Shapes in Paintings 

 

 

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

 

 

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 

 

 

Music

Garageband

 

Garageband Lesson 2 

 

 

 

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