Independent Learning

At Lea Valley Academy, we believe that independent learning is important in:

  • Reinforcing positive attitudes to work
  • Encouraging self -organisation and self -discipline
  • Reinforcing, broadening and extending the school curriculum
  • Developing home/school partnership
  • Preparing students for life opportunities and experiences

Independent Learning Policy

 Year 7

Option/Project Timetable

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Week of

4/1/21

English–SPAG workbook pages 24, 25 punctuation

Project 1 see project timetable

Maths-  MyMaths Probability

Project 2 see project timetable

 

Science Particle Theory pg 61-64

English –SPAG workbook page 26 punctuation

MFL Les opinions/ Module 3 Qué estudias?

Maths- CGP pg 67, 68

History Tudor Project task 1-2 Geography resource management booklet

RE booklet -symbols

Week of  11/1/21

English – page 27 brackets

Project 1 see project timetable

 

Maths- MyMaths Probability

Project 2 see project timetable

 

Science Element Compounds pg 69-70 Mixtures pg 75

English – page 28 dashes, hyphens

MFL Mn kit de survie/Module 3 Cual es tu dia favorito?

Maths-CGP pg 69

History  Tudors tasks 3-4 Geography RM booklet water

RE booklet -religious leaders

Week of 18/1/21

English – pages 29, 30 apostrophes

Project 1 see project timetable

 

Maths- MyMaths Probability

Project 2 see project timetable

 

Science Physical & Chemical Changes pg81 84

English – page 31 apostrophes

MFL Moi et les autres/Module 3 Los profesores

Maths- CGP pg 1,2,4,5

History Tudors task 5-6 Geography RM booklet Energy & Water

RE booklet -Jesus

Week of 25/2/21

English – pages 32, 33 inverted commas

Project 1 see project timetable

 

Maths- MyMaths calculations & accuracy

Project 2 see project timetable

 

Science Mini assessment pg 96-99

English- page 34 mixed questions

MFL Les yeux et less cheveux/Module 3 –Como es tu insti? Maths-CGP pg 6,7,8,22

History Tudors task 7-8 Geography Food & Water in the UK

RE booklet -Guru Nanak

Week of 1/2/21

English – page 35 mixed questions

Project 1 see project timetable

 

Maths- MyMaths calculations & accuracy

Project 2 see project timetable

 

Science Acids & Alkali pg 102-105

English- page 36 mixed questions

MFL les musicians Les mots essentiels /Module 3 Que haces durante el recreo

Maths- CGP pg 14,15

History Tudors task 9-10 Geography Energy in the UK

RE booklet -Buddha

Week of 8/2/21

English-pages 37, 38 nouns, articles

Project 1 see project timetable

 

History Tudors task 11-12 Geography nuclear & wind energy

RE booklet - Easter

Maths-My Maths constructions & loci

Project 2 see project timetable

 

 

MFL les matieres scolaires/Module 3 –Expreiones de tiempo

Maths-CGP pg 66

 

 

Science End of topic assessment pg 65-68

English-pages 39, 40 pronouns

 

Year 8

Option/Project Timetable

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Week of

4/1/21

English–SPAG workbook pages 24, 25 punctuation

Project 1 see project timetable

 

Maths-  MyMaths Probability

Project 2 see project timetable

 

Science Periodic table pg 71-74

English –SPAG workbook page 26 punctuation

MFL les rapports, les mots essentiels /Module 3 Que te gusta comer y beber?

Maths- CGP pg 67,68

History Women’s Rights pg102 Geography-Histograms

RE booklet -Belonging

Week of  11/1/21

English – page 27 brackets

Project 1 see project timetable

 

Maths- MyMaths Probability

Project 2 see project timetable

 

Science Metal/Non metals pg 85-87

English – page 28 dashes, hyphens

MFL les opinion La musique /Module3 Que desayunas?

Maths-CGP pg 69,70

History Writing task- lesson Geography Graphical skills

RE booklet – Tracing the Covenant

Week of 18/1/21

English – pages 29, 30 apostrophes

Project 1 see project timetable

 

Maths- MyMaths Probability

Project 2 see project timetable

 

Science mini assessment pg 88-90

English – page 31 apostrophes

MFL Les vetements/ Module 3 – En el restaurante

Maths- CGP pg 1-4

History Women &Vote pg 104 Geography Describe resources

RE booklet –The Sacrifice

Week of 25/1/21

English – pages 32, 33 inverted commas

Project 1 see project timetable

 

Maths- MyMaths calculations & accuracy

Project 2 see project timetable

 

Science word equations pg 94-95

English- page 34 mixed questions

MFL Le style/ Module 3 – una fiesta mexicana

Maths- CGP pg 5-8

History Writing task - lesson Geography explaining tectonic hazards

RE booklet – Esau & Jacob

Week of 1/2/21

English – pages 35, 36 mixed questions

Project 1 see project timetable

 

Maths- MyMaths calculations & accuracy

Project 2 see project timetable

 

Science chemical reactions pg108-110

English- pages 36 mixed questions

MFL Les couleurs & au futur/ Module 3 Y tu? Que opinas

Maths-  CGP pg 10,15,16

History British Society 50s, 60s pg 147 Geography Calculation of scale

RE booklet - Moses

Week of 8/2/21

English-pages 37, 38 nouns, articles

Project 1 see project timetable

 

History Windrush Project Task 1Geography Primary/secondary effects

RE booklet –Ten Commandments

 

Maths-My Maths constructions & Loci

Project 2 see project timetable

 

 

MFL les omicilas es adjectifs/Module 3 – la siento pero no entiendo

Maths- CGP pg63

Science End of topic assessment pg 111-112

English-page 40 pronouns

 

Year 9

Option/Project Timetable

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Week of 4/1/21

English– pages 48, 49 prepositions

Project/Option 1 see project timetable

Maths-  Hegarty Probability

Project/Option 2 see project timetable

 

Science plants pg 30-43

English –page  50 conjuctions

 

MFL FR my studies pg 77/ SP Ser & Estar pg 12

Maths- CGP F pg 87,88 H pg 92,93       

History Holocaust Project Geography Pie Charts

RE Evil & Suffering questions

Week of  11/1/21

English – pages 51, 52 conjunctions

Project/Option 1 see project timetable

 

Maths- Hegarty Probability

Project/Option 2 see project timetable

 

Science Ecosystems pg 36-40

English – page 53 paragraphs

MFL FR life at school/college pg 78/SP Tener pg 13

Maths- CGP F pg 89,90 H pg 94-96

History Holocaust Project   

Geography Work books

RE Christianity & suffering

Week of 18/1/21

English – pages 54 negatives

Project/Option 1 see project timetable

 

Maths- Hegarty Probability

Project/Option 2 see project timetable

 

Science Inheritance, variation, survival pg 41-45

English – page 55 mixed questions

MFL FR talking about future 27/SPPerfectTensepg 38

Maths- CGP F pg 91-94 H pg 97,98

History Holocaust Project  Geography-Work books

RE Noble truths & suffering

Week of 25/1/21

English – pages 56 mixed questions

Project/Option 1 see project timetable

 

Maths- Hegarty calculations & accuracy

Project/Option 2

see project timetable

 

Science classifying materials pg 48-52

English- page 57 mixed questions

MFL FR adjective agreement pg 35/ SP my studies pg 79

Maths- CGP F pg 3,4,16 H pg 3,4,10

History Holocaust Project  Geography-Work books

RE Presentation about suffering

 

Week of 1/2/21

English – page 58 present tense

Project/Option 1

see project timetable

 

Maths- Hegarty calculations & accuracy

Project/Option 2 see project timetable

 

Science Atoms & Elements pg 55-59

English- page 59 present tense

MFL FR position of adjectives pg 36/SP life at school, college pg 80

Maths- CGP F pg 5,6,17

H pg 5,9,11

History Holocaust Project Geography –Work books

RE Why people suffer

 

Week of 8/2/21

English-page 60, 61 past and present tense

Project/Option 1 see project timetable

 

History Holocaust Project  Geography –Work books

RE Newspaper article on natural disaster

Maths-Hegarty constructions & loci

Project/Option 2 see project timetable

 

 

MFL FR music, cinema, TV pg 55/SP number & time pg 53

Maths- CGP F pg 77,78 H pg 72,73

Science Mixtures pg 60-65

English-page 62 using correct tense

 

Year 10

Option/Project Timetable

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Week of 4/1/21

English- page 24 19th Century text

Options see options timetable

 

Maths-  Hegarty calculations & accuracy

Options see options timetable

Science Homeostasis (FT pg 44  HT pg 51)

English – pg 25 19th Century text

MFL FR present tense pg 80/ SP numbers pg 1

Maths- CGP FT pg 3,4,16

HT 3,4,10

History Marshall Plan pg 16,17 Geography-work books

RE choose a task from the menu

Week of  11/1/21

English – page 26 Tone, style

Options see options timetable

 

Maths- Hegarty calculations & accuracy

Options see options timetable

Science Nervous System (page FT 45 and HT 52)

English – page 27 register

MFL FR present tense pg 81/ SP time & dates pg 2

Maths-CGP FT pg 5,6,17

HT pg 5,6,17

History Berlin Airlift pg18 -20 Geography- work books

Week of 18/1/21

English – page 28 words & phrases

Options see options timetable

 

Maths- Hegarty Equalities & Inequalities

Options see options timetable

Science Synapses (page FT 46 and HT 53)

English – page 29 words & phrases

MFL FR present tense pg 82/ SP time & dates pg 3

Maths- CGP FT 25,26.34

HT 19,20,21

History US & Soviet Rivalry pg 24.25

Geography- work books

Week of 25/1/21

English – page 30 metaphor, similes

Options see options timetable

 

Maths- Hegarty Equalities & inequalities

Options see options timetable

 

Science Reaction Time (page FT 47 and HT 54)

English- page 31 analogy

MFL  FR perfect tense pg 83/  SP opinions pg 4

Maths- CGP FT 35,36.37

HT 30,31,34

 

History Hungarian Uprising pg 26-28

 Geography – work books

Week of 1/2/21

English – page 32 personification

Options see options timetable

 

Maths- Hegarty Equalities & inequalities

Options see options timetable

 

Science Endocrine System (page 48 / HT page 55)

English- page 33 alliteration

MFL FR perfect tense pg 84/ SP opinions pg 5

Maths- CGP FT 27,28,29

HT 35,36,23

History Berlin Wall pg 33-35 Geography – work books

 

Week of 8/2/21

English-page 34 Irony Options see options timetable

History Cuban Missile Crisis pg 38-41

Geography – work books

 

Maths-Hegarty Probability Options see options timetable

 

MFL FR Healthy living pg 39/ SP grammar subjunctive pg 93

Maths- CGP FT 87.88.89 HT 92,93,94

 

 

Science Blood Glucose/fertility (page FT 49-52 / HT 56-62

English-page 35 sarcasm

 

 

Year 11

Option/Project Timetable

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Week of 4/1/21

English– page 10, 11 finding information

Options see options timetable

 

Maths-  Top 10 topics from PPEs

Options see options timetable

 

Science Ecology 1 (FT 69-71 HT 78-80) Triple ceramics polymers(p 101)

English – page 12 finding information

MFL FR & SP school subjects pg 54

Maths- Top 10 topics from PPEs

History Police State/Control of Church pg 13-14  Geography –Pie Charts

RE Christian beliefs & teachings

Week of  11/1/21

English – page 12 summarising information

Options see options timetable

 

Maths- Top 10 topics from PPEs

Options see options timetable

 

Science Ecology 2  (FT 72-73 HT 81-82) Triple properties (page 102)

English – page 13 summarising information

MFL FR & SP school routines pg 55

Maths- top 10 topics from PPEs

History Conferences pg 1-4 Geography –work books

RE Christian Beliefs knowledge organiser

Week of 18/1/21

English – page 14 audience &purpose

Options see options timetable

 

Maths- Top 10 topics Paper 2 CGP

Options see options timetable

 

Science Ecology 3 ( FT 74-76 HT 83-84) Triple corrosion page 103

English – page 15 audience and purpose

MFL FR & SP school life pg 56

Maths- Top 10 topics Paper 2 CGP

History Truman Doctrine Marshal Plan pg 13,14 Geography –work books

RE Islam beliefs & teachings

Week of 25/1/21

English – page 16 information & texts

Options see options timetable

Maths- A02 questions on number

Options see options timetable

 

Science Ecology 4 (FT 77-78 HT 85-87) Triple finite renewable resources Pg 104

English- page 17 entertaining texts

MFL FR & SP school pressure  pg 57

Maths- A02 questions on number

History Berlin Blockade Airlift pg 18-20 Geography- work books

RE Islam beliefs & teachings

Week of 1/1/21

English – page 18 argue, persuade

Options see options timetable

 

Maths- A02 questions on Algebra

Options see options timetable

 

Science Ecology 5 (FT 79-80 HT 88-90) Triple life cycle pg 107  English- page 19 Advise

MFL FR quantifiers, intensifiers pg 72/ SP would could should pg 88  Maths- A02 questions on Algebra

History Hungarian Uprising Pg 26-28 Geography-work books

RE Quotes for revision

Week of 8/1/21

English- page 20 writer’s viewpoint

Options see options timetable

 

History Prague Sping pg 45-47 Geography- work books

RE Quotes for revision

Maths-A02 questions on Geometry

Options see options timetable

 

MFL FR Education Post-16 pg 58/ SP perfect tense pg 86

Maths- A02 questions on Geometry

 

 

 

Science Organic Chemistry 1(FT 129 HT 153)  Triple portable water pg 108

English- page 21 writer’s viewpoint