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Year 9

Please find the attached Year 9 Homework booklet below. 
It contains details of the work and the year 9 revision guide.

From September 2019 year 9 students will be set specific homework tasks for each term, aimed a building up key skills and routines that will help them in their future learning. There are four parts to the work, students will need to:
  • Learn key facts
  • Practice spellings
  • Undertake some exam practice
  • Carry out research

Each term the homework will have a focus, as follows:

Autumn term 1 - Your History 
Autumn term 2 - World War One Diary
Spring term 1 - WW2 and the Home Front
Spring term 2 - Cold war
Summer term 1 - Preparation for the practice exam
Summer term 2 - Civil Rights Movement

Recommended reading and things to watch (*please check the age restrictions for any films/documentaries)

All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
The Absolutist by John Boyne

They will never grow old 
War Horse by Michael Morpurgo


Bloody Brilliant Women by Cathy Newman
Made in Dagenham (Film)
Suffragette (film)

The Railway Man - book or film
Saving Private Ryan

The Baby born in a concentration camp (can be found on YouTube)
Once by Morris Gleitzman
Diary of Anne Frank 
One day in Auschwitz

Cold War
Stasiland by Anna Funder
Good Bye Lenin!

Civil Rights
The Secret Life of Bees (film and book)
Nought and Crosses by Malorie Blackman (soon to be on the BBC)
13th (Netflix)
To Kill a Mockingbird
The Help

Mrs V Middleditch,
19 Jul 2019, 02:42