Achievement Cycle Two
Achievement Cycle 2 Overview
Shakespeare and the Power of Rhetoric
Focus text: Romeo and Juliet
Area and Perimeter
HCF, LCM and primes
Current and cost of electricity
Anglos-Saxons and the Normans: AS civilisation (St Hadrian, the African Abbot of Canterbury); Claimants to the throne 1066; Hastings; Norman Life (Ipswich Man); role of religion
Medieval Life:Towns and cities; importance of religion; Black Death; Thomas Becket (source analysis)
|China: A global superpower What is China like?
How has China developed?
What is living in Shenzen like?
How do earthquakes affect China?
What is geopolitics?
What is China doing in the South China
The Influence of Context and Expressing Viewpoints
Focus text: Protest and Slam Poetry
Standard index form
Unit conversions and estimation
Metals and non-metals
Work and energy transfer
Empire and Enslavement: Origins of the British Empire; African civilisations (the cradle of humankind); enslavement, triangular trade and plantation life; abolition of slavery.
Industrial Revolution: What was the IR? What was its impact? ; inventions; child labour; living conditions.
Focus text: King Lear
Conventions of tragedy, characterisation and thematic concepts.
Rotation and translation
Ancient Societies: Egyptian, Greek, Roman Medicine; Comparative study and interpretations; Islamic and Christian Medicine.
Migration: Who are the British?; Empire and Migration; Tudor and Medieval and Industrial Migration; experiences of Migrants across time; 20th Migration – Windrush and EU. Were/ Are migrants always welcome?
How do tectonic plates move around?
What are different volcanoes like?
What hazards emerge from volcanoes?
How can we manage volcanic eruptions?
What are hotspot volcanoes?
What is a supervolcano?
|10||Literature: Changing Society: An Inspector Calls
Power and Conflict Poetry:
My Last Duchess
Checking out Me History
Language: Changing Society – AQA Language Paper 2 -Reading and interpretation. Pow
Quadratics (including formula and iterations)
Probability Percentage of an amount (multipliers)
Ratio and proportion
C2 Bonding, structure and properties of matter
C3 Quantitative chemistry
Opportunity and Inequality in America, 1920 – 1973: Post war American society and economy; Civil Rights of the 1950s and 1960s; America and the New Frontier and the Great Society
Conflict and Tension in Asia: Conflict in Korea, 1950-53; Causes, development and end of the Korean War
|The Living World
Ecosystems, food chains and webs.
The tropical rainforest biome.
Deforestation in Malaysia.
The hot desert biome.
Opportunities and challenges in the Thar desert.
Desertification and strategies to reduce desertification.
Literature: Revision of An Inspector Calls
Language: Language Pape 2 Consolidation of skills
|Focussed revision based on mock outcomes||Focussed revision based on mock outcomes||The Normans, c1060 – 1100: The Norman Church and Monasticism; Historic Environment – Yorkshire and the North Revision and Exam Preparation||Year 11 are following a bespoke programme of intervention in preparation for their exams.|