Form Tutor - Mr Elford
This term we study poetry: how to read and understand more complex figurative texts and discussion of poetry appreciation.
We continue to improve on sentence, spelling and presentation skills.
We're continuing to read Romeo and Juliet in preparation for the performance in July.
We'll be covering graphs of functions, differentiation and the gradient function, geometrical vocabulary, symmetry and finish with angle properties.
We'll be studying properties of waves including light and sound waves and finish with electricity and magnetism.
We will study acids, bases and salts, metals, air and water, sulfur and finish with inorganic chemistry.
In Biology, our students will study disease and immunity, gas exchange and respiration,excretion, co-ordination and responce, then finish with drugs.
Our Year 10 students will focus on vocabulary and grammar for personal and social while strengthening speaking and listening, reading and writing skills.
Themes will include tectonic activity, weather, climate and natural vegetation, food production and industry.
We're working on various themes from IGCSE Art papers. They will research and develop personal skills leading to the creation of final pieces.
In ICT, year 10 have been learning and corporate house styles and different ICT applications.
This term our year 10 students are learning about finance and the world of business. They have had a visit from the Margaret Kasondo (the Deputy Manager of FDH Bank).