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Term 2B (February-April 2022)

KS3 (Years 7-9)

KS4 (Years 10-11)

Year 7

  • For every lesson you miss, complete a task from the KS3 task list from PiXL.
  • Complete a relevant grammar for writing unit from the Oak National Academy here.
  • Spend an hour a week reading a book that you can take a quiz about using AR. Find out about the benefits of reading here. Find out how you access ebooks online here.

Year 8

  • For every lesson you miss, complete a task from the KS3 task list from PiXL.
  • Complete a relevant grammar for writing unit from the Oak National Academy here.
  • Spend an hour a week reading a book that you can take a quiz about using AR. Find out about the benefits of reading here. Find out how you access ebooks online here.

Year 9

  • For every lesson you miss, complete a task from the KS3 task list from PiXL.
  • Complete a relevant grammar for writing unit from the Oak National Academy here.
  • Spend an hour a week reading a book that interests you. Find out about the benefits of reading here. Find out how you access ebooks online here.

Year 10

  • Keep up with the reading of ‘Macbeth’ using the ‘No Fear’ translation on Sparknotes here.
  • For every lesson you miss, complete a lesson and quiz about ‘Macbeth’ from the Oak National Academy here.
  • Also complete three extension tasks from the KS4 task list from PiXL.
  • Read for pleasure, whether choosing a novel or reading about an area of interest online.

Year 11

  • Complete the practice English Language Paper 1 reading questions based on the avalanche text.
  • Write a story about someone who becomes trapped. Revise your English Literature texts on GCSE Pod and complete any assignments set by your teacher.