WELCOME TO YEAR 7/8

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Term 3 Curriculum Newsletter
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English

Students have been making models of something precious/important to them. This links to the story 'Child of Clay' and ideas from Judaism and Gollems.


Mathematics

students have been learning about geometric reasoning, shapes, time and distance time graphs.


Science

students have been learning about rocks and soils: from the big bang theory to volcanic eruptions and formation of rocks and soils. in the pictures below, students are looking around the environment and identifying substances which are rocks or originate from rocks.


French

Year 7/8 have been studying the topic 'Prenez le metro' (the French subway system) and locating places in French using railway lines


Chinese

Students have been learning about the origins of Chinese characters.. They gave presentations to demonstrate their understanding. 

 


ICT

Students have been learning about internet safety. They have been involved in a production of a video that will be shown on national television. Today (Tuesday 4th February) they had a discussion about the importance of internet safety to supplement the ideas they covered in the video.


Humanities

In Geography, students have been learning about the weather.  They have created their own rainfall dance.


R.E.

This term year 7/8 have been learning about Sikhism in R.E.  They acted out part of a Sikh baby naming ceremony. 


Art

Year 7/8 Art has been focusing on drawing portraits.


Music

In Music our year 7/8 class have been learning the 12 bar blues.


Life Skills

During Life Skills year 7/8 have been learning about sex education and puberty.


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