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Year 8 Distance Learning

Year 8 Self Isolation Work - W/C 19th October

Please follow the links below to access the subject content for each lesson. 

It is essential that the tasks are completed so that we can use this information to assess pupil understanding.  

Please make sure to email all your red zone tasks to your teacher.  

Subject

Content

Red Zone

 

Maths

Lesson 1: Visit your Hegarty Maths page

 

Lesson 1: Complete the work assigned by your classroom teacher

Lesson 2: Visit your Hegarty Maths page

Lesson 2: Complete the work assigned by your classroom teacher

Lesson 3: Visit your Hegarty Maths page

Lesson 3: Complete the work assigned by your classroom teacher

 

English

Lesson 1: Suicide in the Trenches

 

EAL NTE Linguascope lessons 1,2,3

Lesson 1: How does Sassoon present his ideas about war?

 

Lesson 2:  Poetry Comparison

Lesson 2: Compare how war is presented in ‘Who’s for the game?’ and ‘War in the Trenches.’

 

Lesson 3: In Flanders Field

 

Lesson 3: Write about the poem ‘In Flanders Field’ and its effect on you.

 

 

Science

Lesson 1: The solar system

 

 

Lesson 1: Complete the solar system quiz to test your knowledge and understanding.

Lesson 2: Sir Isaac Newton

 

 

Lesson 2: Write a blog for Sir Isaac Newton to describe his experiments into gravity.

Lesson 3:Review of space

 

 

Lesson 3: Complete the worksheet part of the lesson to review they key parts of this topic on gravity and space.

 

History

 

Lesson 1:  To what extent was the Empire built on slavery  

 

Lesson 1: Who benefitted most from slavery?

 

Lesson 2: To what extent was the British Empire built on slavery?

Lesson 2: To what extent was the British Empire built on slavery?

 

 

Geography

Lesson 1: Ariel and satellite images with maps

Lesson 1:  Explain how ariel and satellite images can help map an area

Lesson 2: Using maps to write directions

 

Lesson 2:  Using the map from the exit quiz question 4: Write directions from the school in Watton to the church in Overton. Include all techniques from the lesson.

Spanish

Lesson 1: ¿Qué Tiempo Hace?

 

Lesson 1:  Write sentences about the weather in different countries.

Art

Lesson 1: Natural Form Drawing

 

Lesson 1: Complete a tonal study of a natural form

DNA

Lesson 1: Understanding identity

Lesson 1: Watch two video clips about racism and identity.

1.      Tackling racism

2.      The life of a young traveler

3.      How do both young boys feel about racism?

Drama

Lesson 1:

Perform and Evaluate

Lesson 1:  Develop your news report scene and evaluate it.

Music

Lesson 1:

Instruments of the Orchestra 2

Lesson 1:  Listen to the piece of music with woodwind instruments and answer the question on slide 17.

Listen to the piece of music with percussion instruments and answer the question on slide 26.

P.E.

Lesson 1: Effects of exercise

 

Lesson 1:  Read the following article on benefits of exercise. Red Zone: Describe the benefits of regular exercise on the body. You can link this back a sport of your choice.

Technology

Lesson 1:  Decorative techniques

Lesson 1:  Understanding techniques- focus on hand stitching. Create a hand stitch sample.