WELCOME TO YEAR 7/8

Form Tutor - Mr Doherty


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English

In year 7/8 students have been learning about autobiographical writing. They gave a series of oral presentations based upon a favourite object, pet or accessory that has influenced them growing up.


Mathematics

Year 7/8 have been studying place value, ordering and rounding.


Science

The main focus this term is Biology.

Students have been looking at the characteristics of living things and major organ systems.


French

Students have been looking at how to describe themselves and colours in French, focusing mainly on verbs in the present tense.


Chinese

Students have been working on greetings and needs. Here, Year 7/8 are improving their understanding of grammar.


ICT

Students have been looking at the practical uses of ICT and how it has shaped our world today.


Humanities

Students in Year 7/8 conducted their first attempt at geography field work. They were considering the question of whether Zomba is too congested.



R.E.

Students have been looking at connections to each other and what shapes personal and social identity


Art

Year 7/8 have been doing observational drawing and painting. They have been focusing primarily on plants.

 


Life Skills

In life skills students were focusing on the importance of positive self esteem.


PE

Year 7/8 have been developing heir swimming skills. They have been refining their technique and practising breast stroke and freestyle.