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Research Links for Remote Learning
Why We Encourage Home Learning
Home Learning supports students in making progress with their learning; at Harris Academy Beckenham we believe that independent learning has value in teaching our students vital life skills such as independence, personal organisation, reliability and self-discipline. It teaches them to see the value of hard work and that hard work leads to success.
How We Promote Home Learning at Harris Academy Beckenham:
At HABE we promote in five ways:
- All Home Learning is supported with a student and parent guide to promote success
- All home learning is relevant and clearly linked to the Big Picture of what knowledge and skills need to be secured
- Home Learning is set in a variety of formats to engage and support deliberate practise e.g. Hegarty Maths, Bedrock English, Tassomai Science to name a few.
- All Home Learning is modelled around the theory of deliberate practise.
- All Home Learning is aimed to interleave the learning of all students by testing the student’s prior knowledge and understanding.
Independent research links-go above and beyond!
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/examspecs/zcbchv4 - GCSE Bitesize for Literature and Language
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCM2vdqz-7e4HAuzhpFuRY8w - Mr Bruff’s Youtube Channel – Really good lessons on all of the literature and language topics to watch and revise from
https://www.litcharts.com/lit/macbeth - Lit charts on Macbeth, A Christmas Carol, Pigeon English
https://www.sparknotes.com/ - More literature revision for the key texts
https://www.sparknotes.com/nofear/shakespeare/macbeth/ - No Fear modern translations of all of Macbeth
https://quizlet.com/en-gb - website full of interactive quizzes on language and literature topics
https://www.bl.uk/works/macbeth – British Library - Lots of resources, articles on the literature texts studied
http://hegartymaths.com Videos on every single maths topic plus questions with automatic marking.
https://corbettmaths.com/5-a-day/ Corbett Maths 5 questions a day revision practise.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zgp6mnb - Weimar & Nazi Germany
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCFQil7fsvemvnF3cmhnBFFQ - Crime and Punishment as well as other topics
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCDdeyxToNV6zYYwDuaqey6Q - EDEXCEL guidance for all questions
Duolingo's online French language learning programme
Seneca Learning AQA French
Grammar activities on Lingolia
Learning activities by frenchrevision.co.uk
Various resources from languagesonline.org.uk
Fast Past papers AQA French
www.AQA.org.uk for GCSE and A Level papers and resources
www.Pearson.co.uk for BTEC materials
www.Tutor2U.net or Tutor2U on YouTube for revision of subject content at A Level
BeeBusinessBee on YouTube for some revision content at GCSE
BBC www.bitesize.co.uk (AQA computer science)
www.qualifications.pearson.com (computer science exam material)
https://www.senecalearning.com/ (computer science exam material)
https://www.physicsandmathstutor.com/ (computer science exam material)
https://www.justincraig.ac.uk/a2-computer-science-revision-courses/ (computer science exam material)
https://bit.ly/2UbXGYW - CraignDave Youtube exam material
Design and Technology
Design and Technology
Gojimo the vocabulary revision App
BBC Bitesize Drama Revision, example exam questions and quizzes - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/examspecs/zdb6xyc
www.studentartguide.com (Also Available on Pinterest and Twitter)
You tube Tate Shots for artist research
BBC bitesize: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/ztnygk7