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Autumn Term 2017

Year 7
History The Romans
Design Technology Key Fob, Clock
Food Technology Introduction to Food Technology, Health & Safety
R.E. How do different people imagine God?
P.E. PE Introduction, Basketball, Orienteering, Gymnastics, Football
MFL German - Hallo!
Art Colour, Pattern, Texture, Painting
Music Instruments of the Orchestra
I.C.T. Powerpoint Presentations - Endangered Animals, E-Safety / Cyberbullying
PHCSE Identity, What is a good citizen?
Life Skills Independent Life Skills
Personal Development 7A - Digital Literacy, Critical Thinking & Problem Solving 7SA - Critical Thinking & Problem Solving, Personal Development & Student Leadership
English Prose Study: Holes / Selection of Roald Dahl stories / The Magic Tree House
Maths Place Value, Calculations and Number, Data Handling, Shape and Measures
Science Energy, Electricity, Acids & Alkalis, Particle Model
Geography What is Geography?
Year 8
English Prose Study: Short Stories / Traditional Tales
Maths Place value, Calculations and Number, Data handling, Shape and Measures
Science Energy Transfers, Light, Fluids and Combustion
Geography World Development, Kenya
History Tudors and Stuarts
Design Technology Bridge project, Bird Table
Food Technology Mini Enterprise - Designing and Running a Fast Food Outlet
R.E. Festivals, How and why do people celebrate?
P.E. Basketball, Orienteering, Gymnastics, Football
MFL German - Familie und Freunde (Family and Friends)
Art Painting (Fauvism)
Music African Drumming
I.C.T. Kids Club - Creating a survey / Gathering information, Kids Club - Powerpoint Presentations
PHCSE Personal wellbeing, Money Matters
Life Skills Independent Life Skills
Learning outside the Curriculum (LOTC) Seed gathering, What's under your feet? Switch off fortnight, World soil day, Read a book day, Roald Dahl day, World Habitat day, World animal day, National Badger day, Red Squirrel awareness
Personal Development 8FL - Creativity & Imagination, Digital Literacy 8MS - Personal Development & Student Leadership, Creativity & Imagination
Year 9
Personal Development 9AB - Citizenship, Collaboration & Communication 9KD - Collaboration & Communication, Citizenship
Youth Award Scheme Home Management
PHCSE Active Citizen - Role of the Police Officer
I.C.T. Word Processing work - Scanners, Multimedia Presentations, Scratch Programming
Music Soundtracks, Musicals, Films
MFL French - Greetings, Numbers, Food, Ordering in a restaurant
Art Printing (Picasso lino cuts)
P.E. Basketball, Team building / OAA, Dodgeball, Football
R.E. What does the bible tell us about the world?
Food Technology The Ashley Bake Off
Design Technology Jigsaw, Bird Box
Geography Japan, Climate Change
History WW11
Science Biology - Animal cells, Tissues, Organs & Systems (Circulation), Human Digestive System, Respiration, Lifestyle & Health, Infectious Diseases, White blood cells, Medicinal drugs, Nervous System, Hormonal control, Hormones to control fertility
Maths HA - Number, Algebra, Ratio, Geometry, Measures, Probability, Statistics LA - Place Value, Calculations and Number, Data handling, Shape and measures
English Prose Study: The Spook's Apprentice / A Christmas Carol
Year 10
Youth Award Scheme (option) The Environment, Health and Fitness
Sports Leadership (option) Unit 1 - Establishing leadership skills
PHCSE Trips and Visits
History (GCSE) Conflict and Tension 1918 - 1945
I.C.T. 10L - WJEC ICT Entry Pathways E3 Certificate 10LG - Eduqas GCSE in Computer Science
Art (option) Introduction to GCSE Art
Design Technology Textiles (option) Research skills, Fibres and fabrics
P.E. Dodgeball, Basketball
R.E. How do different people celebrate key life events? Rites of Passage
Food Technology (option) Jamie Oliver's Home Cooking Skills Level 2
Design Technology (option) Coffee table project, Entry Level Pathways coursework
Science (GCSE / Entry Level) Forms of carbon, Mixture, Chromatography, Metals & Ores, Properties of Metals, Alloys, Polymers, Acids and metal reactions, Neutralisation, Energy & Rate of Reaction
Maths (Entry Pathways) Number, Money, Data, Shape, Fractions, Measures and Angles
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Ratio, Geometry, Measures, Probability, Statistics
English (Entry Level / GCSE) Step Up English Component 1 - Reading, GCSE Spoken Language Unit (Presentations)
Year 11
Independent Living Managing your money
Safer Road Skills & Attitudes Preparing for a safe journey by road
Youth Award Scheme (option) Communication
PHCSE Around the Globe
BTEC Sport and Active Leisure - Level 1 BTEC Introduction, Unit 10 - Taking part in Exercise and fitness
R.E. How did our world begin? Created or chance?
History (GCSE) Democracy and Dictatorship
I.C.T. 11BP - WJEC ICT Entry Pathways E3 Award 11JO - WJEC GCSE in ICT Unit 2 / 4 Controlled Assessment Task
Textiles (option) Individual Projects for GCSE
Art (option) Individual Projects for GCSE
Maths (Entry Pathways) Number, Money, Data, Shape, Fractions, Measures and Angles
Science (GCSE / Entry Level) Energy, Forces & Structure of Matter, Changes in Energy Storage, Energy Transfer & Efficiency, Energy Resources, Types of Forces, Effects of Forces, Speed, Stopping Distances, Reaction Times & Stopping, Weather conditions & braking, Radioactivity
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Ratio, Geometry, Measures, Probability, Statistics
English (Entry Level / GCSE) Step Up English Component 2 - Reading, Paper 1 Section A - Explorations in creative reading and writing
BTEC Sport and Active Leisure - Entry Level 3 Unit 4 - Taking part in sport
Year 12
English (GCSE Resit / Functional Skills Level 1 / 2) Functional Skills - Reading, GCSE Spoken Language Presentation
R.E. Being British
P4A Health & Wellbeing, Community Participation
Money & Finance Skills Money matters for career planning, Managing money matters
Safer Road Skills & Attitudes Preparing for a safe journey by road
Employability Creative CV / Behaviour / Body Language / Time Management / Healthy Eating / Stress Motivation
Vocational Core Skills - Being Organised / Sector Skills - Public Services / Digital Media
City & Guilds Catering Level 1 Food Preparation & Cooking
I.C.T. EdExcel Functional Skills Level 1, EdExcel Functional Skills Level 2, Project - Designing & Creating a 6th Form newsletter
CoPE / Youth Award Individual Modules and Challenges
Maths (Level 1) Number, Shape, Data, Measures and Fractions
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Ratio, Geometry, Measures, Probability, Statistics
Year 13
Employability Study Skills, Career Explorations
Travel & Tourism (BTEC Level 1) UK Travel Destinations
Retail (BTEC Level 1) Understanding how a retail business maintains health, safety & security
P4A Independent Living, Housing
R.E. Contentious Issues
Photography Introduction to image capture
City & Guilds Catering Level 1 Food Preparation & Cooking
I.C.T. WJEC GCSE in ICT - Unit 2 / 4 Controlled Assessment Task
CoPE / Youth Award Independent Living / Home Management
Maths (Level 1) Number, Shape, Data, Measures and Fractions
Maths (Level 2) Number and Measures
English (GCSE Resit / Functional Skills Level 1 / 2) Functional Skills - Reading
Year 14
Money & Finance Skills Money matters for career planning, Managing money matters
R.E. Contentious Issues
Travel & Tourism (BTEC Level 1) Recommending a Package Holiday
Retail (BTEC Level 1) Understanding how a retail business maintains health, safety & security
P4A Independent Living, Work Experience
Employability Study Skills, Career Exploration
I.C.T. WJEC GCSE in ICT Unit 2 / 4 Controlled Assessment Tasks
iMedia - OCR Cambridge Nationals Creating a digital animation
CoPE / Youth Award Independent Living / Home Management
City & Guilds Catering Hospitality & Customer Service
Maths (Level 1) Number, Shape, Data, Measures and Fractions
English (GCSE Resit / Functional Skills Level 1 / 2) Functional Skills - Reading, GCSE - Paper 1 Explorations in creative reading and writing
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Shape, Space and Measures, Data Handling

Spring Term 2018

Year 7
PHCSE Valuing Each Other, Earning Money
Life Skills Independent Life Skills
Personal Development 7A - Citizenship, Collaboration and Communication 7SA - Collaboration and Communication, Citizenship
English Transactional Writing - Letters for different purposes
Maths Place Value, Calculations and Number, Data Handling, Shape and Measures
Science Mixtures and Separations, Atoms, Elements and Molecules, Tissues and Transplants and Muscles and Bones
Geography Mapping Skills
History The Norman Conquest
Design Technology Money Box, Bird House, Wooden Toys, Electronic Calendar
Food Technology Health & Safety, Festivals, Easter Cookery
R.E. Which stories do religious people tell?
P.E. Health Related Fitness, Volleyball / Table Tennis, Badminton, Cricket
MFL German - Hallo/die Schule (School)
Art Portraits
Music Folk Music
I.C.T. Scratch Programming, Desk-Top Publishing - Making a leaflet
Year 8
PHCSE The Environment
Life Skills Independent Life Skills
Personal Development 8FL - Critical Thinking & Problem Solving, Personal Development & Student Leadership 8MS - Digital Literacy, Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
Art Architecture, Antoni Gaudi Mosaics
Music Recycled Rhythms
I.C.T. Just Basic computer programming, Desk-Top Publishing - Creating an information leaflet
MFL German - Familie und Freunde (Family and Friends) / Freizeit (Freetime)
P.E. Health Related Fitness, Badminton, Dodgeball, Table Tennis
R.E. Identity and Belonging, How do different people connect with God?
Food Technology Mini Enterprise - Designing and Running a Fast Food Outlet
Design Technology Model Bridges (Structures), Keepsake storage unit, Small stool project
Geography Economic Activities
History Transatlantic Slave Trade
Science Food and digestion, Plants and their Reproduction, Periodic Table, Metals and their uses
English Transactional Writing - Blogs / emails, Drama - Our Day Out
Maths Counting, Partitioning, Calculating, Securing Number Facts, Understanding Shape, Handling Data and Measures
Year 9
English Creative Writing, Non Fiction Texts - Travel
Maths Counting, Partitioning, Calculating, Securing Number Facts, Understanding Shape, Handling Data and Measures
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Geometry & Measures, Ratio, Probability, Statistics
Science Atoms & Elements, Elements & Compounds, States of Matter, Forms of carbon, Mixtures, Chromatography, Metals & Ores, Properties of Metals, Alloys, Polymers
Geography Environmental Issues
History Civil Rights Movement
Design Technology Tiled keepsake box, Storage Units, Tiled mosaic
Food Technology Jamie Oliver's Home Cooking Skills Level 1
R.E. How can we make a difference?
P.E. Health Related Fitness, Badminton, Volleyball / Table Tennis, Tag Rugby
MFL French - Numbers
Art Painting (Islamic Art)
Music Fanfares
I.C.T. Powerpoint Presentations - The Loch Ness Monster, Databases - Murder Mountain Mystery
PHCSE Health
Youth Award Scheme Independent Living
Personal Development 9AB - Personal Development & Student Leadership, Creativity & Imagination 9KD - Creativity & Imagination, Digital Literacy
Year 10
English (Entry Level / GCSE) Step Up English Component 1 - Transactional Writing, Paper 1 Section B - Creative Writing, Descriptive piece with picture stimulus, Paper 1 Section A - Lit. Fiction
Maths (Entry Pathways) Numbers, Money, Data, Shape, Fractions, Measure and Angles
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Geometry & Measures, Ratio, Probability, Statistics
Science (GCSE/Entry Level) Changes in Energy Storage, Energy Transfer & Efficiency, Energy Resources, Types of Forces, Effects of Forces, Speed, Stopping Distances, Reaction Times & Stopping Distances, Weather conditions & braking distances, Radioactivity
Preparation for Work (D.T. option) Entry Level Pathways practical tasks (Coffee Tables), Making/Modelling/Designing
Jamie Oliver's Home Cooking Skills (option) Level 2 Using cooking skills to make home-cooked food using fresh ingredients
R.E. Are all lives equal? What is not fair?
P.E. Kinball, Tag Rugby, HRF
Art (option) Continuation of project
Textiles (option) Continuation of project
History (GCSE) Health and The People
I.C.T. 10LG - Eduqas GCSE in Computer Science, 10L - WJEC ICT Entry Pathways Controlled Assessment Tasks
PHCSE International
Sports Leadership (option) Unit 1 - Establishing leadership skills, Unit 2 - Plan, assist in leading and review sport / physical activity
Youth Award Scheme (option) Bronze Award Challenges
Year 11
Independent Living (option) Managing Your Money
Safer Road Skills & Attitudes Maintaining own & others safety in relation to vehicles
Youth Award Scheme (option) Silver Award Challenges
History (GCSE) Health and The People
BTEC Sport and Active Leisure (option) Unit 10 - Taking part in Exercise and fitness, Unit 12 - Planning Own Fitness Programme
PHCSE Identity
R.E. What does it mean to love thy neighbour?
I.C.T. 11JO - WJEC GCSE in ICT Unit 4 Controlled Assessment Task / Exam Theory, 11BP - WJEC ICT Entry Pathways E3 Award
Textiles (option) GCSE Exam preparation
Art (option) GCSE Exam preparation
Preparation for Work (D.T. option) Entry Level Pathways. Practical Tasks (Coffee Tables), Personal storage units. Designing/Modelling/Making
Science (GCSE/Entry Level) Current in a Circuit, DC & AC Current, Mains Electricity, Energy Transfer in electrical appliances, Magnets, Electromagnets & Solenoids, Longitudinal & Transverse waves, Wave properties, Electromagnetic Spectrum, Uses of Electromagnetic Spectrum
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Geometry & Measures, Ratio, Probability, Statistics
English (Entry Level / GCSE) Step Up English Component 2 - Narrative Writing, Paper 2 Section B - Non Fiction Writing
Maths (Entry Pathways) Numbers, Money, Data, Shape, Fractions, Measure and Angles
Year 12
City & Guilds Catering Food Safety & Health & Safety
Employability Self Esteem / Confidence / Communication, Career / Job Options / CV / Application Forms
I.C.T. EdExcel Functional Skills Level 1, EdExcel Functional Skills Level 2, Project - Designing & Creating a 6th Form newsletter
CoPE / Youth Award Individual Modules and Challenges
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Ratio, Geometry, Measures, Probability, Statistics
Maths (Level 1) Number, Shape, Data, Measures and Fractions
English (GCSE Resit / Functional Skills Level 1 / 2) Functional Skills Writing, GCSE Paper 1 revision
Money & Finance Skills Support with Money Matters, National & Global Money Matters
Vocational Core Skills - Developing a personal progression plan, Sector Skills - Hospitality / Land based studies
R.E. Culture and Faith
PHCSE / P4A Work Experience, Vocational Tasters
Year 13
Photography Photographic Storyboards
Retail (BTEC Level 1) Understanding retail consumer law
Travel & Tourism (BTEC Level 1) Schedule, Charter & Low Cost Airlines
Employability Post 19 options, Applying for a job
PHCSE / P4A Community Participation, Work Experience
R.E. World Events
iMedia - OCR Cambridge Nationals Pre-Production Skills
City & Guilds Catering Prepare and cook Vegetables, Pasta, Meat
I.C.T. WJEC GCSE in ICT - Unit 4 Controlled Assessment Task / Exam Theory
CoPE / Youth Award Independent Living / Home Management
Maths (Level 1) Number, Shape, Data, Measures and Fractions
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Ratio, Geometry, Measures, Probability, Statistics
English (GCSE Resit / Functional Skills Level 1 / 2) Functional Skills Writing
Year 14
Employability Post 19 options, Applying for a job
I.C.T. WJEC GCSE in ICT Unit 4 Controlled Assessment Task / Exam Theory
City & Guilds Catering Working Relationships
PHCSE / P4A Health & Wellbeing, Transition
R.E. Contentious Issues
Retail (BTEC Level 1) Understanding retail consumer law
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Shape, Space and Measures, Data Handling
Maths (Level 1) Number, Shape, Data, Measures and Fractions
CoPE / Youth Award Independent Living / Home Management
English (GCSE Resit / Functional Skills Level 1 / 2) Functional Skills Writing

Summer Term 2018

Year 7
Music Medieval Music
I.C.T. Spreadsheet Modelling, Using Datasets
PHCSE Different Cultures
Personal Development 7A - Personal Development & Student Leadership, Creativity & Imagination 7SA - Creativity & Imagination, Digital Literacy
Life Skills Independent Life Skills
MFL German - Wie spat ist es? (What time is it?) / Meine Schule (My School)
Art Ceramics - Natural Form
Design Technology Bird House Project, Model Truck, Electronic Game
Food Technology Chocolate bar challenge
R.E. Where do people connect with God?
P.E. Rounders, Hockey, Athletics, Tennis
English Poetry, Creative Writing
Maths Place value, Calculations and Number, Data Handling, Shape and Measures
Science Sexual Reproduction, Ecosystems, Forces and Sound
Geography Population and Settlement
History Medieval Britain
Year 8
Life Skills Independent Life Skills
PHCSE Community Spirit
Personal Development 8FL - Citizenship, Collaboration & Communication 8MS - Collaboration & Communication, Citizenship
I.C.T. Spreadsheet Modelling - Costing a real-life business (Snack bar), Data Handling - Super Heroes
Art Photography and distortion
Music Medieval Music, Variations - Exploring ways to develop musical ideas
MFL German - Brieffreunde (Pen Pals) / Gehen wir ins Kino! (Let's go to the Cinema)
R.E. How do people show they belong to a faith?
P.E. Rounders / Cricket, Hockey, Athletics, Tennis
Food Technology Designing and Running a Fast Food Outlet
Design Technology Tiled Jewellery Box, Structures (Bridge Project), Electronic Game
History Industrial Revolution
Geography Tectonics and Ecosystems
Science Earth and Space, Rocks, Breathing and Respiration, Unicellular Organisms
English Media Study, Creative Writing
Maths Place Value, Calculations and Number, Data Handling, Shape and Measures
Year 9
Music Popular Song - Exploring songs and arrangements
I.C.T. Spreadsheet Modelling - Harry Plotter, Scratch Programming Software
PHCSE Running a Business Enterprise
Youth Award Scheme The Wider World / Expressive Arts
Personal Development 9AB - Digital Literacy, Critical Thinking & Problem Solving 9KD - Critical Thinking & Problem Solving, Personal Development & Student Leadership
Art Textiles - Australian Aboriginal Art
MFL French - Food, Ordering in a restaurant
P.E. Cricket, Athletics, Rounders, Tennis
R.E. Who inspires us?
Food Technology Jamie Oliver Assessment
Geography Rivers, weathering and erosion, Geography investigations
History Halton throughout history
Design Technology Small stool / Magazine Rack, Tiled Jewellery Box
Science Homeostasis and response, Bonding structure and the properties of matter
English Shakespeare 'Romeo and Juliet'
Maths 9 lower - Place Value, Calculations and Number, Data Handling, Shape and Measures 9 higher - Basic probability, equations, scatter graphs, transformations, Pythagoras's theorem, 2D representation of 3D shapes
Year 10
Science (GCSE/Entry Level) Photosynthesis, Adaptation, Food chains and webs, Decomposing & Recycling, Competition, Environmental change, Pollution, Evolution, Sexual & Asexual reproduction, Human Genetics
Maths (Entry Pathways) Number, Money, Data, Shape, Fractions, Measures and Angles
Youth Award Scheme (option) Free Unit - Create own country (Citizenship and Community)
R.E. Does it matter how we treat each other?
PHCSE Money Matters
Sports Leadership (option) Unit 2 - Plan, assist in leading and review sport / physical activity
I.C.T. 10L - WJEC ICT Entry Pathways E3 Certificate 10LG - Eduqas GCSE in Computer Science
Textiles (option) Final piece GCSE coursework
Art (option) Final piece GCSE coursework
History (option) Health and The People, Democracy and Dictatorship
P.E. Athletics, Danish Longball
Jamie Oliver's Home Cooking Skills (option) Level 1 Staple foods, Bread, Pasta, Rice, Potatoes, Cultural Foods
Design Technology (option) Entry Level Pathways Course - Coffee Table
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Ratio & Proportion, Geometry & Measures, Probability, Statistics
English (Entry Level / GCSE) Spoken Language Assessment Controlled Assessment, Paper 1 Revision, Full Paper 1 Mock Examination
Year 11
PHCSE Career & Work
I.C.T. 11BP - WJEC ICT Entry Pathways E3 Award / Leaver's Booklets 11JO - WJEC GCSE ICT Unit 4 Controlled Assessment Task / Exam Preparation, Leaver's Booklets
Textiles (option) Selecting and preparing work for moderation, Refining all coursework
Art (option) Selecting and preparing work for moderation, Refining all coursework
Design Technology (option) Entry Level Pathways Course - Design & Make Tasks
Science (GCSE/Entry Level) Revision
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Ratio & Proportion, Geometry & Measures, Probability, Statistics, Revision for GCSE examinations in May and June
Maths (Entry Pathways) Preparation for Level 1 QCF Maths Award
English (Entry Level / GCSE) Spoken Language Unit, Revision and Exam Preparation
Safer Road Skills & Attitudes Coursework units
History (GCSE) Revision of the four topics covered
Independent Living Environmental Awareness
R.E. Is belonging an important part of human experience?
BTEC P.E. (option) Unit 12 - Planning Own Fitness Programme
Youth Award Scheme (option) Beliefs and Values
Year 12
R.E. Sense of Belonging
PHCSE / P4A Travel, Independent Living, Work Experience
Safer Road Skills & Attitudes Coursework Units
Money & Finance Skills Using Money Abroad, Using Money to help others
Vocational Studies Core Skills - Developing a personal progression plan, Sector Skills - Sports
Employability Mock Interviews, Planning for future careers / CV development
City & Guilds Catering City & Guilds Individual Assessments
CoPE / Youth Award Individual Projects
I.C.T. EdExcel Functional Skills Level 1, EdExcel Functional Skills Level 2, Project - Designing & Creating a 6th Form newsletter
Maths (Level 1) Number, Shape, Data, Measures and Fractions
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Ratio & Proportion, Geometry & Measures, Probability, Statistics
English (GCSE Resit / Functional Skills Level 1 / 2) Spoken Language Tasks, Mock Exam, GCSE Paper 1 Revision
Year 13
English (GCSE Resit / Functional Skills Level 1 / 2) Spoken Language Tasks, Examination
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Ratio & Proportion, Geometry & Measures, Probability, Statistics, Revision for GCSE examinations in May and June
Maths (Level 1) Number, Shape, Data, Measures and Fractions
CoPE / Youth Award Individual Projects
I.C.T. WJEC GCSE ICT Unit 4 Controlled Assessment Task / Exam Theory
City & Guilds Catering City & Guilds Individual Assessments
R.E. Contentious Issues
PHCSE / P4A Health & Wellbeing, Travel / Work Experience
Retail (BTEC Level 1) Stock Control
Travel & Tourism (BTEC Level 1) Preparing Portfolios
Employability Interviews, Starting Work
Photography Image, capture of wildlife (individual projects)
Year 14
English (GCSE Resit / Functional Skills Level 1 / 2) Spoken Language Tasks, Examination
Maths (GCSE) Number, Algebra, Data, Shape, Space and Measures, Revision for GCSE resit examinations in May and June
Maths (Level 1) Number, Shape, Data, Measures and Fractions
CoPE / Youth Award Individual Projects
City & Guilds Catering City & Guilds Individual Assessments
I.C.T. WJEC GCSE in ICT Unit 4 Controlled Assessment Task / Exam Theory
Retail (BTEC Level 1) Stock Control
R.E. Contentious Issues
PHCSE / P4A Community Participation, Transition / Work Experience
Employability Interviews, Moving On