Year 9 programme of study:
Rhetoric and Conflict Speeches
‘Of Mice and Men’ by John Steinbeck
An Introduction to Media Studies
‘The Tempest’ by William Shakespeare
‘DNA’ by Dennis Kelly
Resources can be found at:
Please follow the work below and check Microsoft Teams Assignments
Your Science teacher will now be setting you work via email every two weeks. Tasks will mainly be set on Sam Learning, you will have received an email to your school email account on how to logon. If you have any issues logging in to Sam Learning please contact Mr Smith (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Y9 students please open the relevant plan. Resources are on the VLE; Science, (Biology/Chemistry/Physics), GCSE AQA 9-1, (Y9)
Year 9 students should access BBC Bitesize, timber-based materials.
Year 9 students considering doing Design at GCSE can have a try of the Y10 project on the VLE ‘I-pod packaging design’
In the event of students needing to work from home please carry out research on the topic you are currently studying:
* Map Skills
* Cold environments
** Climate change
* The Middle East
Search for your chosen topic on the following link (it could be under the tabs of Year 7, 8 or 9 as it is all on the KS3 curriculum) https://continuityoak.org.uk/lessons#
Another useful website: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zrw76sg
You may be emailed further work or guidance so check your college emails.
Year 9 History – Spring Term
PROGRAMME OF STUDY
The Home Front in World War One.
The changing role of women and the gaining of the vote
Year 9 have got a worksheet for them to research and complete
It is on the VLE – Year 9 – Work from Home section – titled as “Reseach and Complete”
Any more work will also be updated there, in Work from Home section
There are 2 lessons available on the VLE
ICT and CS Section
Year 9 > Year 9 Computing > Computing
Topic 1 And Topic 2
The Presentations guide you through simple programming tasks using Turtle playground web interface
If students need to work from home, learning will be directed via Teams assignments. Please check Teams as soon as possible in this event.
The skill/knowledge area we’ve been working on is chords. The resources below link to Oak Academy lessons on chords. You may find it helpful to download a piano app on your phone/device!
Please follow and complete the link below
Once done, look more generally at any of the lessons provided on here: https://teachers.thenational.academy/units/band-musicianship-1-the-four-chord-trick-3b3f
Year 9 programme of study:
· Sketchbook cover – normally completed during summer transition days
· Baseline drawing assessment
· Practical exploration of visual elements in Art-
Practical explorations will not be possible during any lockdown situation as students will likely not have access to materials.
Dear students, please go to the VLE and complete the task on Near Death Experiences (Mini Project).
This will help to prepare you for our final Year 9 topic which covers the Problem of Evil and Death and the Afterlife.
This can be found under: Year 9 RE, homework task
On the VLE is further work for you to complete for RE, follow the information below and follow the instructions on the VLE.
VLE, Year 9 RE, Independent Study Task, March-July 2020, Problem of Evil