Year 9 Home Learning

Year 9 Home Learning

Home Learning set for our year 9 students

English

1 hour 30 mins

 

Daily reading 20 minutes


Writing task 45 minutes


Spellings to learn 25 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

1 hour 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 30 minutes

 

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


Vocabulary Practice using Quizlet and self Quizzing forms to develop accuracy in spoken language (pronunciation) and spelling (written language)


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


 

Geography

1 hour

 

Exam style questions – assessments to be completed through Google Classroom where appropriate.


Knowledge consolidation tasks – using knowledge organisers and extra reading material and either GCSEPod or Seneca


 

History

1 hour

 

Exam style questions – assessments to be completed through Google Classroom where appropriate.


Knowledge consolidation tasks – using knowledge organisers and extra reading material.


 

PSHE & Careers

30 minutes

 

Consolidate learning via Knowledge Organiser.


Use Unifrog to explore future pathways .


 

Citizenship/RS

20 minutes

 

Key words quiz/exam style questions/research activity.


 

Computer Science

1 hour

 

Online – / Quizlet Quizizz / Google Classroom


Using flashcards / quizzes to pre-learn or recap


Using Video and forms in Google Classroom


 

Art

20 minutes

 

Google Classroom task/activity.


 

Sport Science

30 minutes

 

Google Classroom.


 

Design

1 hour

Google Classroom – Project based


 

Fresh Start/ Accelerated reading

20 minutes

 

Students have copies of phonics cards.


 

Performing Arts

20 minutes

 

Google Classroom task/activity.