Year 7 and 8 Home Learning

Year 7 and 8 Home Learning

Home Learning set for our year 7 and 8 students

 

English

1 hour

 

Daily reading 20 minutes


Writing task 30 minutes


Spellings to learn 20-30 minutes


 

Maths

2 x 30 minutes

 

Hegarty Maths – watch video, take notes (in revision book) and answer quiz in book and online – book check on Friday (or Thursday if no lesson on Friday)


 

Science

2 x 30 minutes

 

Weekly Knowledge Organiser Literacy Task


Task 1: 30 Minutes
– Learn spellings, and definitions of topic key words from knowledge organiser/concept maps.
Spelling Test: Every Monday.
– Write the key words into sentences to show understanding.
Half Termly – Topic Engagement Task


Task 2: 30 Minutes
– Creative task to showcase knowledge and understanding of the science topic.


 

French

2 x 20 minutes

 

Vocabulary quizzing (Quizlet) and mixed skills tasks on Google Classroom


Vocabulary Self Quizzing using Quizlet and Self-Quizzing documents to develop accuracy in spoken language (pronunciation) and written language (spelling)


Reading / Listening / Application of grammar points / Writing tasks set via Google Classroom and self-marking (via Forms)


 

RS/ Citizenship

Year 7 – 30 minutes

 

Students will study one subject per half term.
Key terms quiz/exam style questions/research activities


 

Year 8 – 20 minutes each

 

Key terms quiz/exam style questions/research activities


 

PSHE & Careers

15 minutes

 

Consolidate learning via Knowledge Organiser.


 

Computer Science

20 minutes

 

Online – / Quizlet Quizizz / Google Classroom


Using flashcards / quizzes to pre-learn or recap


Using Video and forms in GC


 

Art

20 minutes

 

Google Classroom task/activity


 

Design

30 minutes

 

Google Classroom – Project based


 

Fresh Start/ Accelerated reading

20 minutes

 

Students have a copy of the phonics card


 

Performing Arts

20 minutes

 

Google Classroom task/activity