Year 7 class review
Year 7 have been actively exploring biology, developing skills to use a microscope to observe animal and plant cells. Year 7 have also been exploring matter and its properties. Studying the particle model theory, change of states of matter.
Year 7 have been exploring the intriguing differences between life in Tudor England and the present day, and this has linked to careers. They’ve delved into the contrasting experiences of the rich and poor during Tudor times, connecting this historical context to local history in Liverpool. Year 7 have also looked at key figures of the Tudor period and understood the reign of Henry VII and challenges he faced. Year 7 have also begun to explore the basics of the alliance system during WW1 identifying the Triple Entente and Triple Alliance. Students have been introduced into the assassination of Franz Ferdinand.
Year 7 have been learning how to protect themselves online, looking at scams, fake accounts, personal information privacy and overall online safety.
In maths, year 7 have been focussing on measurements and different units of measurements. They are also learning how to calculate areas of different 2d and 3d shapes using the correct equations and units.
Year 7 have been learning about different viable carriers for their futures.
Year 7 have read ‘Cirque du freak’ and are currently reading ‘The Breadwinner’. They have also been learning how to structure different pieces of writing e.g. diary entries, formal letters etc.
Year 7 have learnt safety precaution when cooking and are currently learning how to cook a multitude of meals from different cuisines.
Year 7 have been learning how to use tones in their artwork and have been focussing on facial features.
Year 7 have played many sports during PE including football, basketball and dodgeball but are currently focussing on the sport of badminton.
Year 7 have been learning how to build relationships and understand the different relationships within everyday life.
Year 7 have been going to play football trips throughout the week and some have been attending a football tournament every week or so.