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Year 9

 

Term 1 Term 2 Term 3 Term 4 Term 5 Term 6
Mathematics All number skills for appropriate level All algebra skills for appropriate level All shape, space and measure skills to the appropriate level  Calculations 1 and expressions Angles and polygons and handling data 1 Fractions, decimals and Percentages and Formulae and functions 
English Different Cultures Poetry

Primary focus: Paper 2 Literature encouraging students to engage with a collection of WW1 poetry and make connections across the anthology.

End of term assessment: comparison of two poems from the anthology
Novel – 1984

Primary focus: Paper 1 Literature consolidating reading skills and extending analysis whilst studying a challenging novel.

End of term assessment: Section A
Reading

PR summative Assessment
Gothic Literature

Primary focus: Paper 1 Language deepening students’ understanding of the language paper.

End of term assessment:
analysis of an extract with links to the whole text.
Protest Writing

Primary focus: Paper 2 Language exploring different representations of topical and challenging issues in our world.

End or term assessment: creating a non-fiction response.

PR summative
Assessment
Shakespeare Study – King Lear or Twelfth Night

Primary focus: Paper 1 Literature introducing challenging themes and developing an analytical appreciation of Shakespeare.

End of term assessment: Analysis of an extract with links to the whole text.
Shakespeare Study – King Lear or Twelfth Night

Primary focus: Paper 1 Literature introducing challenging themes and developing an analytical appreciation of Shakespeare.

End of term assessment: Analysis of an extract with links to the whole text.
Science • Cell Biology
• Atomic structure & the periodic table
• Bonding & structure 1
• Energy and its forms
• Introduction to forces 1
• Plant biology 1
• Ecology 1
• Bonding & structure 2
• Chemical changes
• Introduction to forces 2
Art Josh Bryan Triangulations Response to Josh Bryan through self-portraiture. Luke Dixon research Response to Luke Dixon. Colour pencil-blending work in response to Jenny Saville. Painting in response
Design & Technology
(2 terms per project in Y8/9, 3 terms in Y7 with both on a carousel, so different TG's will be doing these in different terms)
Engineering – Mobile phone holder
Textiles – Food inspired 3D textiles products
Graphics – Food/sweets treats inspired branding/illustration project
3D Design – Test tube storage device
Food – Meatballs/burgers, fresh pasta, white chocolate cheesecake
German Die Medien
Media
Die Zukunft
Future
Coole Schule
School
Meine Welt, Deine Welt
Environment
Leute Heute
People
Festivals
Spanish Los medios de comunicación El Instituto La Salud Ganarse la vida El Mundo Hispano Festivals: GCSE Topic
French Ça t’intéresse?
Media
L’avenir Future En bonne santé? Healthy lifestyle Il était une fois… On y va!
Holidays
Festivals
Geography Living World Living World Living World The challenge of recourse management The challenge of recourse management The challenge of recourse management
Physical Education Invasion Games Unit 1. House Sport Education. GCSE Taster Sessions. Health and Fitness.

OAA. Net-Wall Games Unit 2.

Invasion Games Unit 2. Aesthetic Activities.

House Athletics. Striking and Fielding Games.

Net-Wall Games Unit 2. Athletics.
Music Jazz keyboard performance and Chasing Cars ensemble band performance Composing and arranging music for film.
Beatles ensemble band performances
End of KS3 ensemble band and keyboard performances
Ethics & Philosophy Good and Evil (existence of God) Crime and Punishment Religion & Science Drugs and alcohol Peace and protest Morality and cloning
History World War One Democracy and dictatorships World War Two Holocaust and Cold War GCSE course content begins: medicine in Britain Medicine in Britain
Drama Witches Script - Confusions Practitioners Devising from stimulus Verbatim Theatre Genre and devising work
Computing Algorithm Design Small Basic Turtle Visual Programming Pseudocode
Binary
Web Design
Testing

 

Year 9 Enrichment

 

 

Term 1 Term 2 Term 3 Term 4 Term 5 Term 6
Mathematics KS3 maths club runs weekly KS3 maths club runs weekly UKMT intermediate maths challenge
UKMT team maths challenge
KS3 maths club runs weekly
KS3 maths club runs weekly KS3 maths club runs weekly KS3 maths club runs weekly
English            
Science STEM club STEM club STEM club STEM Thorpe park trip STEM club STEM club
Art   Christmas Card Competition        
Design & Technology If students fail to complete practical outcomes in the designated curriculum time, DT staff offer after-school enrichment sessions in order that completed items can be taken home. In addition, Textiles offer workshops to interested/invited students targeted at either KS3, KS4, KS5 or combined and family groups including parents.
German
www.linguascope.com
www.memrise.com
Year 9 Why Learn Languages Video Competion (EDL)
MFL Club
MFL Christmas Market
MFL Club
MFL Club

MFL Club

MFL Club

MFL Club

Spanish
www.linguascope.com
www.memrise.com
Year 9 Why Learn Languages Video Competition (EDL)
MFL Club
MFL Christmas Market
MFL Club
MFL Club MFL Club MFL Club MFL Club
French
www.linguascope.com
www.memrise.com
Year 9 Why Learn Languages Video Competion (EDL)
MFL Club
MFL Christmas Market
MFL Club
MFL Club
Pause-Café High ability learners’ session (Grade 7-9) one complex structure a week with coffee/tea
MFL Club MFL Club
Geography     Cross-curricular numeracy skills      
Physical Education PE and sports extra-curricular clubs timetable
Music Senior choir (a choir for years 9-13) open to all students. Theatre and concert trips. Opportunities for those learning a musical instrument: Wind Band/Swing Band/Orchestra/Flute Ensemble/Clarinet Ensemble/Saxophone Ensemble/Brass Ensemble/Guitar Ensemble
Ethics & Philosophy            
History Battlefields trip usually running in Term 6.
Project award badges for trench newspapers.
    Humanities Holocaust Day    
Drama KS3 Drama Club KS3 Drama Club KS3 Drama Club KS3 Drama Club KS3 Drama Club KS3 Drama Club
Computing            

Year 9 Suggested Reading & Websites 

 

 

Term 1 Term 2 Term 3 Term 4 Term 5 Term 6
Mathematics www.hegartymaths.com
www.mymaths.co.uk
www.hegartymaths.com
www.mymaths.co.uk
www.desmos.com

www.hegartymaths.com
www.mymaths.co.uk

www.kerboodle.com

www.hegartymaths.com
www.mymaths.co.uk

www.kerboodle.com

www.hegartymaths.com
www.mymaths.co.uk

www.kerboodle.com

www.hegartymaths.com
www.mymaths.co.uk

www.kerboodle.com

English            
Science GCSE Bitesize
GCSE pod
Revision guides are normally on parent pay and delivered by the end of term 1
GCSE Bitesize
GCSE pod
focus learning
GCSE Bitesize
GCSE pod
focus learning
GCSE Bitesize
GCSE pod
focus learning
GCSE Bitesize
GCSE pod
focus learning
GCSE Bitesize
GCSE pod
focus learning
Art https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UBwNVuoKPSU     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qA8udWIqhu4    
Design & Technology www.google.com
www.pinterest.com
         
German
www.linguascope.com
www.memrise.com
  Why learn languages
video from The British Council. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uz4M0pE5tro
Goethe Institute
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rwpxS8ixHAY
http://www.guardian.co.uk/football/2008/mar/20/sport.comment2 
       
Spanish
www.linguascope.com
www.memrise.com


http://www.elmundo.es/elmundo/television/guiatv/
http://www.guia-tv.es/
http://www.tvguia.es/
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_UbFSKrxHDE music programme
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x-WgBHyqx18 sport programme
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kvZ45IL5OfI reality tv
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IMVCjDL47hM competition
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RZhWfBR9wdc documentary
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hM5uh7UePhQ comedy
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TfzhmG1S1Gk police series
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nPu7Abb4UGE soaps
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5lF7BFZE_WE news
http://www.sparkenthusiasm.com/que_hiciste.html preterite tense Jen Lopez song
http://www.sparkenthusiasm.com/teacher_treasure_hi_ho_lyrics.pdf preterite tense song
http://www.elmulticine.com/criticas.php film critics
http://www.sparkenthusiasm.com/black.html Jack Black film interview
http://www.sparkenthusiasm.com/smith.html interview with Will Smith
http://www.sparkenthusiasm.com/cuerdas_inspirational_video.html
http://www.sparkenthusiasm.com/azul.html preterite tense and puedo + infinitive
http://www.sparkenthusiasm.com/letras_para_el_sitio_web2.pdf song lyrics for grammar

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ra7JjReOM_M body parts song
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ct_VPIH0ObM body parts song
  http://spanishplayground.net/poems-about-body-parts-in-spanish/
http://www.pinterest.com/pin/573646071256295793/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1RuYfk51kXY
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cpvDa0-4sgY Beyoncé conditional tense
http://noticias.univision.com/article/1904164/2014-03-31/gente-en-las-noticias/una-pareja-gana-la-loteria-tres-veces-en-un-mes Lottery win new article
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Gr9LvMOyLs Future tense David Bisbal
http://www.sparkenthusiasm.com/letras_para_el_sitio_web2.pdf Lyrics for David Bisbal future tense
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KATBgZ5oyIg reflexive verb rap
http://noticias.univision.com/slideshow/57959/2013-08-12/america-latina/cuba/fidel-castro-vida-de-un-revolucionario Short biography of Fidel Castro
http://www.biografiasyvidas.com/biografia/f/franco.htm Short biography of General Franco
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VVLru1BdvxM advert for fair trade (could be used as a transcription or gap fill)
 
French
www.linguascope.com
www.memrise.com
http://www.tvzap.com/tv-guide/28 - students look at the French TV guide and identify types of programmes. Can also be used for spontaneous talk

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3sSchlzZA8Y watch French film tráiler and imagine you’ve been to cinema to watch it – describe visit.
Alternative clip -   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nbzjLhsmVXc

Example Tintin - http://fr.tintin.com/albums/show/id/5/page/0/0/le-lotus-bleu 
French music festival - http://www.musilac.com/ - use for spontaneous talk (what I am going to see when etc) http://www.lavieclaire.com/la-vie-bio/saveurs.html look at healthy lifestyle site
http://www.cookissime.fr/contents/728    
http://www.griffe-info.com/chat-va/ - lots of articles about healthy living
http://www.griffe-info.com/chat-bouge/ - articles on sport
http://www.lequipe.fr/Football/FootballFicheJoueur10000000000000000000011078.html - Info on Patrice Evra (footballer) http://www.normandie-tourisme.fr/organisez-votre-sejour-369-1.html
http://www.arromanches360.com/en/#film
http://www.tapisserie-bayeux.fr/index.php?id=391
http://1jour1actu.com/video/cest-quoi-le-debarquement/ - video about D day landings
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dDxOyf-LLhw
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oq8f2Hg32ho

Geography CGP GCSE AQA Revision guide & workbook
GCSE Bitesize
Educake
CGP GCSE AQA Revision guide & workbook
GCSE Bitesize
Educake
CGP GCSE AQA Revision guide & workbook
GCSE Bitesize
Educake
CGP GCSE AQA Revision guide & workbook
GCSE Bitesize
Educake
CGP GCSE AQA Revision guide & workbook
GCSE Bitesize
Educake
 
Physical Education         E-Safety E-Safety
Testing
Binary
Music Youtube.com
bbc.co.uk
Quizlet.co.uk
Kahoot.co.uk
Youtube.com
bbc.co.uk
Quizlet.co.uk
Kahoot.co.uk
Youtube.com
bbc.co.uk
Quizlet.co.uk
Kahoot.co.uk
Youtube.com
bbc.co.uk
Quizlet.co.uk
Kahoot.co.uk
Youtube.com
bbc.co.uk
Quizlet.co.uk
Kahoot.co.uk
Youtube.com
bbc.co.uk
Quizlet.co.uk
Kahoot.co.uk
Ethics & Philosophy   Death row analysis (website of convictions)        
History http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/forkids/
https://spartacus-educational.com/
Horrible histories book : The Frightful First World War
Documentary films: They shall not grow old, The Somme 1916
TV series: Blackadder Goes Forth
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/forkids/
https://spartacus-educational.com/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/forkids/
https://spartacus-educational.com/
Horrible histories book : The Blitzed Brits, The Woeful Second World War
TV documentary series: The World at War
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/forkids/
https://spartacus-educational.com/
Book: Schindler’s Ark
http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/forkids/
https://spartacus-educational.com/
GCSEPOD.com

http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/forkids/
https://spartacus-educational.com/
GCSEPOD.com

Drama Research on the Salem Witch trials.
The Crucible – Arthur Miller.
Youtube Confusions performances. BBC Bitesize - GCSE Drama   Reading of 'Missing, Dan Nolan' OCR GCSE Drama Component 1 criteria.
Computing