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Year 9

MEA School closure student information: Year 9

In your student pack you will find:

  • Your timetable. Follow this to complete work at home. On your return to school your form tutor will collect this work. Your subject teachers will go over the work in lessons.
  • A set of work to compete for each subject.
  • Instructions on how to complete the work set for each subject. These are below.
  • GCSE Pod flyer- log in to revise effective at home and use to help you with your independent study.
  • Please check the website daily for more information on learning at home

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Subject

What to do at home

English

Shakespeare research booklet

Use plain paper/lined paper to work on.  You can type your work and be creative about how you present your research project.

You will be studying ‘Romeo and Juliet’ next term and you need to have some background knowledge.  We would recommend that you choose a different task each day. Start from the beginning of the booklet and work through the activities.  There are support boxes if you’re struggling and challenge tasks included.

Maths

•Complete transformations booklet.

•Use Hegarty Maths for learning support (search for videos and quizzes)

•Your class teacher will set you tasks on Hegarty Maths to complete to help with retrieval practice.

•Look up additional practice topics you need to revise for (on CorbettMaths)

https://hegartymaths.com/

https://corbettmaths.com/

Science

•Complete the booklet provided. Use the information to answer the questions.

•Follow the BBC bitesize link and read the information to make a one page summary in your own words

•Complete the test questions at the end of each chapter

Geography

Complete hazards revision sheets

Research an earthquake of your choice – look at location, causes, effects and responses.

Research a tropical storm of your choice – look at location, causes, effects and responses.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zrw76sg

https://www.educationquizzes.com/ks3/geography/  http://www.geography.learnontheinternet.co.uk/ks3/index.html

History

Health and the People booklets

Use plain paper/lined paper to work on

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/examspecs/zxjk4j6

We would recommend that you choose a different topic each day. Start from the beginning of the booklet and do topic by topic.

 

Spanish

  1. Complete the tasks in your ‘Vocabulary Attack’ work booklet

  2. Work through each section of your word list for the topic of ‘Mi Gente’ and create a mind map for each section. Memorise the words.

  3. Use your word list to write about yourself, your family and friends

  4. Log on to Pearson Active Learn and access ¡Viva! AQA GCSE Foundation book.

Work through Module 3 and complete all the units.

Go back to Modules 1 and 2 and review them

 

Computer Science

Revision guide we bought for you

Seneca topics:

0 Systems architecture

o Memory

o Storage

o Wired and wireless networks

o Network topologies, protocols and layers

I Media

Use of the portal to complete any missing work:

Task 1

Task 2

Art/ 3D Art

Year 9 analysis sheet

Use plain paper/lined paper to work on 

Complete the analysis following the guidelines.

Research the artist/ photographer and write a paragraph about their work.

Drama

Musical Theatre

Create a choreographic journal: document your groups Kandinsky choreography in order, please explain move by move as if someone is new to dance, detail is important.

Drama

Create a practitioner journal: research the practitioners you have looked at so far this term and please make a fact file for each of them. They must include practitioner’s dates of birth/explanation of their style, techniques and any other information you can find. This must be in your own words. Do NOT copy and paste.

Stanislavsky

Brecht

Frantic Assembly

Artaud

This must be in your own words. Do NOT copy and paste.

Please add as much detail as possible. You should be aiming for an A4 side for each.

Business

Use the knowledge organisers to revise all of the areas which have been covered so far. This will prepare you for the upcoming big test.

Use paper to practise testing yourself and retrieving the information from the organisers.

 

Sport

Unit R052 Developing Sport Skills OCR Cambridge National in Sport Studies 

Create a power point presentation detailing the skills knowledge, rules and tactics for your chosen sport

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/z8hkj6f/resources/1

Watch the videos here and write an article about each sportsman suggesting why they have been so successful in their sport.

Heath and Social Care

Health and Social Care Booklet

Lined/ plain paper to create revision aid

Students to read through and complete the questions in the Health and Social Care booklet.

They should create a revision aid on any of the areas they have struggled to complete.

Photography

Year 9 key term sheet

Use plain paper/lined paper to work on 

Learn the meanings of the key terms

Match up the images with the key terms and annotate each photograph

Hair and Beauty

Year 9 Unit 202 Anatomy and Physiology work booklet

Use plain paper/lined paper to work on.

We would recommend that you choose a different topic each day. Start from the beginning of the booklet and work through each topic/learning outcome.

 

Travel and Tourism

Complete all sections of the revision answer booklets using retrieval practise. If you have any areas of difficulty you can use the revision knowledge booklets to support.

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