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Year 8 Home Learning Resources Term 4 = Week 1 and Week 2

A suggested timetable for pupils would be:

  9am 10am 11am Afternoon
Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri English Maths Science Other subjects
Wednesday RE History Geography  Other subjects

We would suggest no more than 4 hours a week for English, for Maths and for Science.

Work from different subjects can be found below.  For any queries please email teachingenquiries@st-georgescofe-thanet.kent.sch.uk and we will do our best to help.

English

HLR - English Year 8 - Non Fiction Texts Part a

HLR - English Year 8 - Non Fiction Texts  Part b

 

Year 8: Lessons 1-8. Use the workbook pages provided and complete as follows.

Lesson 1:

  • What is a non-fiction text? Pages106-109

Lesson 2:

  • Following an argument; Pages 110-113

Lesson 3:

  • Analysing an argument; Pages 114-116

Lesson 4:

  • Analysing an argument; Page 117

Lesson 5:

  • Presentational Features; Pages 118-121

Lesson 6:

  • Analysing and comparing language; Pages 122-124

Lesson 7:

  • Analysing and comparing language; Page 125

Lesson 8:

  • Exam style task; Pages 126-127

Maths

Whilst there are issues with MathsWatch, Mrs Ballen has put together some alternative Maths work

Please log in to your MathsWatch account on https://vle.mathswatch.co.uk/vle where your class teacher will have set you four tasks to complete each week.

If MathsWatch is not working then please complete the Problem of the Day HERE and complete the lessons for your maths set HERE.

If you have any issues please email the Director of Maths Lisa-MarieBallen@st-georgescofe-thanet.kent.sch.uk.

Science

Pearson Active Learning

Pupils have their own user name and password and are to log in and complete the set tasks. 1 hours work at a time. They can also use the link below to BBC bite size to help them answer questions.

Activity Sheet - Week 1

BBC Bitesize

RE

Click on this Project link.  RE is 2 hours a week, so please ensure you spent sufficient time on this.

Geography

Project 1 - start with this project which would be equivalent of a week of Geography.

Project 2

History

Start with project 1, which would be equivalent of a week of History.

Project 1Project 2

French

French

 

  • Design a mind-map, flash cards and revision booklet using the French vocabulary you will learn in Year 8 this term
  • Design a list of key questions and answers e.g. where did you go on holiday, what did you do etc, then practice them with someone at home
  • Use duolingo websites to brush up on your French vocabulary

https://stgeorges-school.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/document/Year-8-FrenchTerm-4.pdf?t=1556099461?ts=1556099461

 

https://www.duolingo.com/learn

Spanish

Year 8 – Vocabulary Project – Using Term 4 Vocabulary Sheet
Spanish
Design a mind-map, flash cards and revision booklet using the Spanish vocabulary you will learn in Year 8 this term Design a list of key questions and answers e.g. where did you go on holiday, what did you do etc, then practice them with someone at home Use duolingo websites to brush up on your Spanish vocabulary
https://stgeorges-school.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/document/Year-8-Spanish-Term-4.pdf?t=1556099529?ts=1556099529

https://www.duolingo.com/learn

Art and Design

Year 8 - Project

     
Task – Art Year  8 Topic ESCHER

Lesson 1: Research artist ESCHER  write 20 facts and present these in an artistic neat way

Remember on all work to write your plenary’s WWW & EBI

1 hour
Week 2:  Topic ESCHER Year 8

Lesson 2: find 1 image painted by ESCHER  - use this as your primary resource and copy in your own style colour accordingly

Remember on all work to write your plenary’s WWW & EBI

1 hour

 

PE

Explain the Rules, Regulations and Scoring systems in 3 sports.

Please choose 1 team sport, 1 individual sport and 1 racket sport.

You need to include the following:-

  • National governing bodies of each
  • How fouls are made and committed.
  • Unwritten rules

creative Rotation Subjects