Year 10 Home Learning

On this page you will find a comprehensive list of all the subjects being studied by our year 10 students and the topics that they will be covering for the remainder of the Summer term. There are also links to various online platforms that will be used as part of our home learning provision.

Art & Design

Approximately 3 hours per week

Drawing tasks (all with teacher examples shared). Sewing/collage/applique. Analysis of artists and designers work. Specific artists for each member of staff covering topics such as Folk art, Recycling, Mechanical forms, Natural Form, Graffiti, Architecture

Business Studies

Approximately 3 hours per week

Component 2: Developing a Business Plan. Work on Assignment 1 researching ideas for a suitable micro business and starting to write up the main areas for their own business plan.

Childcare

Approximately 3 hours per week

Preparation for Year 11 – Produce a booklet and explain how children develop from 0-5 years in all areas of development, including Physical development, Language development, Intellectual development, Social and Emotional development

Computer Science

Approximately 3 hours per week

E-Safety, Cyber Spies, Brain Hack, Cyber Security, Internet and Web, Internet of Things, Random Coding, Making Websites and Big Data

Dance

Approximately 3 hours per week

Within Her Eyes, Emancipation of Expressionism, Shadows, A Linha Curva, Section A revision, Solo choreography

Design Technology

Approximately 3 hours per week

Unit 1 – Sustainability and the Environment. People. Culture and Society, Unit 2- Energy generation, Energy storage, Modern Materials, Smart Materials, Composite Materials and Technical Textiles. Buliding a rocket task, 3D sketching design tasks

Drama

Approximately 3 hours per week

Learn Acting Skills song; Complete ‘Woman in Black’ notes; ‘Woman in Black’ essay – first, second and third attempts; Watch National Theatre perfromances – NT at Home Thurs screenings and through the link; Set text preparation – Annotate script focusing on acting skills required then repeat for design ideas; Guidance and approaches to Q1 and complete answer; Guidance and approaches to Q2 and complete answer; Guidance and approaches to Q3 and complete answer; Guidance and approaches to Q4 and complete answer; Redrafting and developing Q1-4 responses; Willy Russell webinar and Context video presentation.

English

Approximately 5 hours per week

The study of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde or A Christmas Carol. GCSE Spoken Language Preparation, Hot Topics, GCSE Revision of core texts: Romeo and Juliet, Animal Farm and Love and Relationships Poetry

Food

Approximately 3 hours per week

Food poisoning, Food safety legislations, The role of the environmental health officer

Geography

Approximately 3 hours per week

Changing Economic World – AQA specification

Health and Social Care

Approximately 3 hours per week

Preparation for Yr 11 – Care Values, Health & Wellbeing Improvement plans and obstacles to implementation.

History

Approximately 3 hours per week

Weimar and Nazi Germany 1918-1939, Medicine through Time.

ICT

Approximately 3 hours per week

Component 3: Effective Digital Working Practices: Learning Aim A – Modern technologies Cloud computing/storage/technologies Modern technology, collaboration Learning Aim C – Wider Implications of Digital Systems Shared data Equal access.

Mathematics

Approximately 5 hours per week

Differentiated topics based on the needs of each class.

Media

Approximately 3 hours per week

Component 2 -Developing Digital Media Production Skills – Practical application of mirco elements and editing

Music

Approximately 3 hours per week

AoS 1 – Western Classical Tradition. Listening examples and learning to analyse pieces of music using DR SMITH techniques learnt in term one. Revision of DR SMITH techniques, and revision of topics AoS2-3.

PE

Approximately 3 hours per week

Core PE – Indoor Athletics Indoor challenges. Home study booklet task.Rules & regulations tasks. Athletics theory task. Boccia Challnges. Individual challenges. Olympic Day prep tasks. Tennis tasks.

GCSE PE: Theory topics

RE

Approximately 3 hours per week

J625/02 Islam.Core Risalah, books (Kutub), Angels, Eschatological beliefs, Akhirah (life after death), Public acts of worship, Private acts of worship, Zakah, Sawm, Hajj, Festivals and Jihad.

Science 

Approximately 2 hours per week on each Science

Biology

Contraception, The use of hormones to treat infertility, Negative feedback, Sexual and Asexual Reproduction

Chemistry

Fractional distillation, Fuels, Alkenes, Cracking

Physics

Forces and Elasticity, Pressure and Surfaces, Atmospheric Pressure

Sociology

Approximately 3 hours per week

Sociology of the family

Textiles

Approximately 3 hours per week

Folk art, Recycling, Artist research and analysis