Year 8 - w/b Mon 13 July

Year 8 Weekly Home Study

Week beginning Mon 13 July 2020:  Summer Term 2 Week 7


'New Poetry Scheme of Learning, pupils to create their own piece of poetry

Powerpoints, resources and assignments with teacher feedback


8NFL1 & 8CTY1:  Probability fun quiz/ GCSE introduction

8NFL2,3 & 8CTY2,3: Unit 10 Revision

8NFL4 & 8CTY4:  Fun activity

*NB: Every maths set will work at a different pace so your class teacher will be more specific with tasks set

PPT, worksheet & online task
*Usernames and Passwords for all students have already been uploaded to MS Teams


Working Scientifically.

Teaching staff available on Microsoft Teams from 11am-12 on Tuesdays and Fridays (unless otherwise stated by class teacher in Teams) to answer student questions/comments


Project 'In the Jungle'

PPT on MS Teams


Summer extension activities - see KS3 Computing team

Weekly KS3 surgery - Thursdays 10:30-11:30

DT 3D Design

Research plastics - thermoforming and thermosetting            
Learning Objectives                                                      1. To learn more about the world in which you live. 
2. To start to link DT Resistant Materials to careers such as Engineering. 
3. Developed research skills. 
4. Developed design skills                                                                                                                                    Lesson 1 - Give definitions of the two categories and describe  their properties, use images to show the difference.                                                                                                                              
Lesson 2 -List 5 types thermosetting and 5 types thermoforming plastics giving their uses within products and add image as evidence                                                                                                                       
Lesson 3 - Research the following methods of plastic forming, give definitions and examples of products made with the process:- Injection moulding, extrusion, vacuum forming and blow moulding.
Lesson 4 - Research the effects of plastics on the environment and explain;
-What is plastic made from
-How has plastic effected the ecological system of the world?
-What new technology/ materials have been developed to stop the use of old style plastics?   

See ppt guidance in Teams for 3D Design & Technology - Week 6 One Point Perspective Shapes


WALKING WITH SHADOWS project: Scary Sound Collage

MS Teams


With reference to Home Food Lesson 3 on Teams Year 8 Technology Team - plan a balanced diet for one day for each of the people pictures

MS Teams


Understanding and responding to questions in French: completion of Y8 Speaking booklet

MS Teams


' Climate Change Lesson 5. Check individual class assignment. 

Teacher will be available at time of lesson


Revolution and the End of Slavery 

Teacher, MS Teams & emails


KS3 end of term Music Quiz. Have a go at singing the song of the week. As a fun and relaxing extension, try out some of the many topics in the listening booklets or music “takeaway” menu in the files section.

Ms McGinley Mondays 11.30-12.30; Ms Harper Fridays 10.20-11.20


Year 7 – 10 Virtual Sports Day – assignment set – interform sports tasks – the more members taking part from your form the more points your form will score. 

PE with Joe Wicks – 9am –

MS Teams

Religious Studies

religion and art

MS Teams


Ganarse la vida: Revision of present tense vs preterite vs future  Grammar: translation containing the three main tenses

MS Teams


Complete any lessons you have not done and submit your work through MsTeams. Finish Final Cushion Design Idea. Make up your cushion if you have materials at home. Try and make a sock monkey using the You Tube video to help you. Post your photos of your cushions and sock monkeys to your Year 8 MSTeam.

MS Teams


Ms Chaudhri

Form Time activities - Get building/ Get Imaginative/ Get inspired
No Ordinary women activity
Body Image activity
Mindfulness activity
Action for happiness Calendar - weekly activities
Weekly Quiz / Competitions

MS Teams - Y8 PAL team


New Online lessons being launched by BBC on Mon 20 April 2020



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Go subject, secondary, Year 8

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