Form Tutor - Mr Doney

Term 2 Timetable
Term 2 Timetable Year 7 8.docx
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Term 2 Curriculum Newsletter
Curriculum Newsletter T2 2017-18.docx
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This term we're covering non-fiction writing, including looking at facts and opinions. Then it's a study of various folk tales. After half term we will spend time looking at Short Stories and spend time building narratives using more complex story forms.


We will end this year by working on enlarging shapes, further problem solving and word problems and algebra. We will also be revising work in preparation for our Cambridge Checkpoints..  


We're going to look at Chemistry around us, then looking into how our lives are affected by Science.

There will also be further opportunities to investigate practically using chemicals and we'll be working on our reporting and how to write a scientific conclusion.

Across the Curriculum

Geography themes include weather and plate tectonics, whilst History is a look at African Kingdoms.

ICT is using excel for data management on computers.

Art looking at how weather is depicted, then making 3d sculptures from stone.

In RE we are looking at Festivals across various religions.

PE is swimming (increasing speed and stamina, including tumble turns for quick changes), basketball and volleyball

Chinese carries on with Miss Cao; French with Mr Timothee; and Music with Mr Milanzi..  

Coming Up...

Clubs this term are Sudoku and Board Games on Monday, Football and Netball on Thursday and Drama on Friday. We also have the exciting "Stimulus Club" run by a local business woman. Its aim is to get the children looking at their role in the world and to think about business and interpersonal skills..

Athletics Squad continues on Tuesday afternoons. 

We're sure you will agree, this is a very varied and exciting selection of extra curricular activities.