At times when homework has not been recorded, or you’d like additional learning, please choose from the tasks available below:
OpeningMindsOnline.com is a fantastic place to build on the learning done in class. If students are ever without Opening Minds homework, then this is the place to explore and take in new material and ideas.
For extra achievement points, you could create a resource showing the learning you have done thanks to OpeningMindsOnline.com and showing it to your tutor.
Homework will be set by the classroom teacher in line with the published homework timetable and the particular scheme of work that they are studying.
In addition, on a weekly basis, Year 7 students should be reading their Accelerated Reader books for at least 20 minutes each evening.
Kodu Game Lab - Unlike the other websites, with Kodu it requires downloading and installing to a computer to be able to access it at home. Kodu is a 3D game making software for PC and Xbox that lets you create worlds and characters with ease. On the website and inside the software are many tutorials that students can investigate or can just play around with the software and see what they can discover.
https://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/download/details.aspx?id=10056 (Download link)