Year 7

 

Our Year 7 follow the curriculum content as below:

 English

 Autumn Term: Tales as Old as Time (myths, allusions, reading fiction, writing creatively, Latin!); 

 Spring Term: The Power of One (reading and writing non-fiction; speeches, memoirs, diversity)

 Summer Term: Culture and Identity (The Bone Sparrow; a range of poetry from different cultures)

 Maths

 1. Arithmetic: Place Value, Four Operations;

 2. Number Theory;

 3. Order of Operations;

 4. Negative Numbers;

 5. Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

 Science

 1. Chemistry Fundamentals;

 2. Particle Model of Matter;

 3. Cell Biology;

 4. Chemical Reactions;

 5. Energy Stores;

 6. The Human Body; 

 7.4 Fundamental Forces

 8.Solutions and separations

 9. Radioactivity

 10. Reproduction

 History

 1. Norman Invasion and Conquest;

 2. Mediaeval England;

 3. Renaissance and Reformation

 Geography

 1. West Midlands;

 2. North America;

 3. South America;

 4. Europe

 Religious Studies

 1. Judaism;

 2. Christianity;

 3. Islam

 MFL

 1. Saludos;

 2. Family and town;

 3. Free time;

 4. My school

 Art

 1. Formal Elements of Art;

 2. Still Life;

 3. Cakes and Sweets

 Music

 1. Find Your Voice;

 2. Elements of Music;

 3. World Music: Reggae;

 4. Image Junction;

 5. Musical Theatre

 Drama

 1. Techniques;

 2. Darkwood Manor;

 3. East is East;

 4. Pygmalion;

 5. Metamorphosis

 Design and Technology

 1. Papers and Boards;

 2. Natural and Synthetic Textiles;

 3. Hardwoods; softwoods and manufactured boards;

 4. Polymers;

 5. Metals 

 Food

 Healthy Eating;

 Nutrients;

 Foundation Skills and Techniques;

 Equipment;

 Special Diets  

 PE

 Swimming;

 Handball;

 Rugby;

 Badminton;

 Fitness;

 Athletics;

 Striking and Fielding;

 Tennis;

 Football;

 Netball;

 Trampolining

 Global Citizenship (PSHSRE)

 1. Transition and safety;

 2. Developing skills and aspirations;

 3. Diversity and respect;

 4. Building relationships;

 5. Health and puberty;

 6. Emotional wellbeing

 Digital Studies

 1. ICT Functional Skills;

 2. Computational Thinking;

 3. Programming Project

 4. Spreadsheets

 5. Online safety

 6. Scratch programming