American West: Construction of the Railroads
Before the 1860s, all railroads stopped the Mississippi and Missouri rivers. Only 30 years later, a network of railroads spanned North America. Government Support Before 1860 the Government had enough interest in railways to have a survey completed of possible railroad routes at a cost of $150,000. But, at this time the railroad companies did […]
Year 9 Drama: Anne Frank
Born on June 12, 1929, in Frankfurt, Germany, Anne Frank lived in Amsterdam with her family during World War II. Fleeing Nazi persecution of Jews, the family went into hiding for two years; during this time, Frank wrote about her experiences and wishes. She was 15 when the family was found and sent to […]
The following video, made by a student, will give you an overview of the Homestead Act of 1862: The first people to decide to try and settle on the Plains faced enormous problems: how to live on the Plains and how to farm them. They solved these problems in different ways and with different degrees […]
GCSE History: Preparing for the American West Exam 2014
Exam Date: 23rd May 2014 Questions on the most recent exam paper: June 2013 Please make sure that you know the format of the exam paper Answer every question – each blank space will cost you at least one grade 1. Plains Indian Life Plains Indian culture usually appears in at least one question. Please […]
Year 11 Sociology Revision
Examination Dates Paper 1: Studying society, Family and Education – Wednesday, 14th May. Paper 2: Mass Media, Social inequality and Crime and Deviance – Monday, 19th May. There are only nine more teaching weeks before your Sociology and other exams actually start; Scary isn’t it? To prepare you, we need to do some revision, and […]
PSYA1: Institutionalisation and Privation
Please view the slideshow below covering research and how to apply to and structure exam questions. Institutionalisation from Melanie McLaren
GCSE Dance: Bird Song Motifs
Bird Song Motif 1: SNAKE Bird Song Motif 2:THROAT GIRAFFE Bird Song Motif 3: TWIST Bird Song Motif 4: PRESENT Bird Song Motif 5: SWOOP Bird Song Motif 6: BLUEBIRD
Birth to Five Years
Please click the link below to access the booklet Birth to Five. It will give you information on: Becoming a Parent Taking care of Yourself and your Child Finding practical Help and Support Birth to Five Booklet
Année 8 – on a fait des crệpes 12.2.14. Elles étaient délicieuses ! Miam, miam!!
Ellena Grainger, Phoebe McCaig, Shiqi Bishop Colby Matthews, Stephen Pope Parts 1 and 2 Josh Dylan and Andrew Kiera and Chloe Jasmine , Libby and Kelsey Ed and Jack Jazmine and Jade Jasmine and Charlotte Charlie and Imogen Bethany, Maddie and Ellie Kane, Jay, Leeson and Brandon Maddie and Georgia
Staff Training documents from 13.02.2014 Please find below documents used by Dave Carpenter: OFSTED Full Staff Training PowerPoint – Feb 2014 Information Sheet – OFSTED data session 13th Feb OFSTED Extended MEAN Questions Not for those with a nervous disposition ……………..
UK Youth Parliament February 2014
Please see below for a PowerPoint and short video: PPt to deliver during Tutor time Click on the link below for details of the candidates and their manifestos: UKYP Candidate Manifesto 2014
Internet Safety Questionnaire
Year 8 History: Elizabeth in Danger
The information provided below will be used on a weekly basis in class to explore the main dangers that Elizabeth I faced. It will also be essential for the completing of the Create Your Own Adventure homework; Elizabeth in Danger. This project is for the students to prepare over the next several weeks as their homework assignments and will be assessed. As well […]
Nine miles east of Dorchester is the small Dorset village of Tolpuddle; one of the most famous villages in the world. It was beneath a giant sycamore in the village that Trade Unionism in England started. In 1830 the wage of an agricultural labourer was nine shillings. In the following years the wage was reduced […]
KS4 ICT – ANIMATION – BTEC
OK So we need to build an animation. This is a challenging unit. You will have to learn how animation software works and create the assets for the animation before you start. The good news is that you can download this software and try it at home. It’s free! Firstly you need to know what […]
GCSE History: Life in Germany, 1919 – 1945
Source A: a photograph of a Hitler Youth Rally at Nuremberg in 1933 What can you learn from Source A about the appeal of the Nazi Party in the 1930s? 4 Marks Choose ONE of the two groups below and […]
Year 8 History: How far has punishment changed through time?
In this section you will find resources to help with the following exam questions: What can we learn from this source about Public Execution? (4 marks) Choose one of the people in the diagram and explain their contribution to Prison Reform. (9 marks) How successful were the Prison Reforms of John Howard? (12 marks) Explain […]
GCSE History: How far has punishment changed through time?
In this section you will find resources to help with the following exam questions: What can we learn from this source about Public Execution? (4 marks) Choose one of the people in the diagram and explain their contribution to Prison Reform. (9 marks) Explain the rise and fall of the Bloody Code. (12 marks) […]