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Year 8

The list below shows the dates that homework projects will start, these projects will come live on the “ClassCharts” system on the stated Monday morning and students are expected to start the project on their own (not waiting for their subject lesson that week).

Full project guidance and resources will be made available and clear instructions on how to submit their work will be included. Student support is available from department staff and the School's Homework Club.

The project outlines below are a guide to the content, further differentiated support materials for students may be published on the ClassCharts system for each project.

Week beginning

Project Subject

21st Sept

Citizenship – Advertisements in the Media

12th Oct

English – My Identity in Verse

2nd Nov

RS– Buddhism

16th Nov

History – World War 1

30th Nov

Geography – Migration Project

11th Jan Performing ArtsLive Performance Review

25th Jan

English – Non Fiction

22nd Feb

Geography – The Middle East

8th Mar RS - Slavery
22nd Mar Art - Rousseau

During the weeks of 19th 26th April and 3rd May

All Depts. set structured revision homework tasks for KS3 examinations

17th May

History – The 2nd World War

7th June

EnglishCreative writing project

21st June

Citizenship An Alternative Form of Government

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8U French Maths   Science  
8L French Maths   Science  
8S Maths   French Science  
8T Maths Science   French  
8O Science Maths French    
8N Science French Maths    
8M French Maths     Science
8R Maths

 

Science French  
Creative & Practical Subjects
8A   Food*

Computing

DT Wk 2

 

 

 

 

8B     DT Wk 2   Computing
8C   DT Wk 2 Food*   Computing
8D

 

  Computing   DT Wk 2
8E Computing       DT Wk 2
8F

DT Wk 2

  Food* Computing  
8G   DT Wk 2     Computing
8H   Computing   DT Wk 2 Food*
8I     DT Wk 2 Computing  
  • Mathematics and Science homework will be set only once per week but it should be aimed to last one hour ten minutes per subject per week
  • For other subjects homework should be aimed to last 35 minutes per subject
  • *Food homework is only set when the lessons occur.  Homework is set every other week however there may be instances where homework is set each week eg when ingredients are needed.
  • Details of homework will be published on ClassCharts, students should be encouraged to submit work by  uploading it for feedback
  • Any incomplete or not submitted homework tasks should be logged as negative memos on the ClassCharts
  • Any high quality homework tasks should be logged as positive memos on the ClassCharts