All year 11 students were set some practice papers to help them prepare for the mock exams when they return from the half term break.
Use the mark schemes to check your progress on the first two papers. Paper 3 will be reviewed in lessons after the holiday.
Well done to Year 11 students for excelling at Power and Conflict poetry revision today with Miss Thresher. Keep revising!
All Year 11 students have been given the attached sheet to plan out when they will complete revision over the coming week, ready for their Pre-Public Exams on Monday 27th February.
Completed sheets will be entered into a prize draw to win a free Leavers Hoodie.
Why not have a go at these papers over half-term as part of your revision?
Try a whole paper under timed conditions or just a question a day – every little bit of revision helps!
Looking for a creative space to revise Writing to Describe and Narrate?
On the morning of Friday 24th February, there will be a writing workshop in E9 where you can revise top tips and approaches for the creative writing task (Paper 1 Section B).
All Year 11s are welcome – just bring a pen and be ready to be creative!
The exam paper is made up of only theory questions which relate to the areas listed below, the page numbers relate to information about the topic in your gold revision guide to support your revision for the exam. You will also have lessons focussing on the exam content prior to the exam.
Types of materials, plastics, wood and metal (page 25-28)
Production flow diagrams (page 52)
CAD advantages and disadvantages (page 21)
Environmental issues of using materials (page 44)
Scales of production (page 48)
Ford & Slater
Working alongside qualified technicians who will be dealing with all aspects of the maintenance and repair of heavy vehicles.
All year 11 students make sure you collect the ‘Get the grades you need’ flyer from the year 11 assembly Wednesday morning. Spare copies will be available from the science prep room. This includes exam dates and useful resources to get you through your science exams.
ONLY TWO WEEKS LEFT TO APPLY!
FANTASTIC OPPORTUNITY FOR TALENTED YOUNG LADIES.
We are again running our popular Girls Go Technical Programme, aimed at young ladies who are currently in Year 11 or older who are considering a technical apprenticeship within the manufacturing industry to commence in September 2017.
Participants will experience the day-to-day challenges encountered by our engineers and technical apprentices in our fascinating world-class factories through this exciting and unique opportunity.
A limited number of places are available on the scheme which will run during the Easter holiday from Monday 10th to Thursday 13th April.
Those attending will be taken on a tour around two of the three manufacturing sites: Plant Oxford where MINI is built, Plant Hams Hall where engines are assembled and Plant Swindon, the Body and Pressings Plant. Four days will be spent at the heart of our operations, two at the site closest to your home region for in-depth work experience, and two at Plant Oxford.
Upon completion of the programme, participants will have gained:
· An in-depth awareness of manufacturing and engineering processes
· An insight into the range of careers available – including technical roles
· Enhanced interview and job application skills.
For further information, and to apply for a place on the programme, please visit our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/bmwcareersuk
Lines close at midnight on Monday 27th February 2017.
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11SA1, 11SA2 and 11SA3. P4 and P5 in the school hall.
There are a number of revision and controlled assessment sessions on in February Half Term. (Updated version)
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There are a number of revision and controlled assessment sessions on in February Half Term.
Please see timetable below.