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Year 8 Distance Learning

Year 8 Self Isolation Work - W/C 30th November

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.  

 

Maths

Lesson 1: Visit your Hegarty Maths page

 

Lesson 1: Complete the work set by your classroom teacher

Lesson 2: Visit your Hegarty Maths page

Lesson 2: Complete the work set by your classroom teacher

Lesson 3: Visit your Hegarty Maths page

Lesson 3: Complete the work set by your classroom teacher

 

English

Lesson 1:   War Horse 7

Lesson 1: Plan and storyboard your own story about an animal in the war.

Lesson 2:  War Horse 8

 

Lesson 2: Write up your War Story from the perspective of one of the animals.

Lesson 3: War Horse 9

Lesson 3: Write a diary entry as Emilie after the horses were taken away.

 

Science

Lesson 1: Chemical reactions

Lesson 1: Complete the worksheet part of the lesson to identify how we know a chemical reaction has happened and what the Law of conservation of mass is.

Lesson 2: Reactions with oxygen

Lesson2: Complete the worksheet part of the lesson to represent reactions of substances with oxygen using word equations.

Lesson 3: Scientist case study

Lesson 3: Complete the worksheet part of the lesson to look at the life and work f Helen Sharman- the first Briton in space. Click the link if you want to review pH, acids and alkalis.

 

History

 

Lesson 1: The Haitian Revolt

 

Lesson 1: Work through the slides and complete the tasks.

Lesson 2: Life on a Plantation

Frederick Douglass extract

Lesson 2: Work through the slides and complete the tasks.

 

Geography

Lesson 1: Mineral extraction in the tundra

 

Lesson 1: “The opportunities of mineral extraction in the tundra outweigh the challenges” To what extent do you agree with this statement?

 

Lesson 2: Russian Energy

 

Lesson 2:  Explain Russia’s role is supplying Europe with energy

Spanish

Lesson 1: Where is your house?

Lesson 1: Read the text and answer the questions in English.

Art

Lesson 1: Mark-Making Techniques

Lesson 1:  Create a Natural Form study using mark-making techniques

DNA

Lesson 1: Why are there still some human rights abuses today?

Lesson 1: Recall- What are human rights? List 10 examples. Explain what you can do if your rights are abused. Read the examples and decide whether people’s human rights have been abused.

Drama

Lesson 1:

Woman in black: Semiotics

Lesson 1:

Write down the different types of semiotics you would like to use in your woman in black performance.

Music

Lesson 1:

Music Theory Lesson 4

Lesson 1:

Tasks embedded into PowerPoint

P.E.

Lesson 1: Benefits of sport - Health and fitness - GCSE Physical Education Revision - BBC Bitesize

 

Lesson 1: Read this article on benefits of sport and the health and skill related components of fitness. Identify the components of fitness needed for badminton and rugby. Red Zone- Describe the importance of having those components

 

Technology

Lesson 1: Decorative techniques DEAR

Lesson 1: Read through the information, fill in the worksheet and answer the questions.