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Work for Pupils when Absent from School

The resources on this page are to be used to support any pupil who is not able to be in school and to supplement any work provided by their teacher.  Work should be undertaken in line with the subjects missed the absence. 

The websites and work listed on this page are suitable for Years 7 – 11 as the websites offer differentiated levels.  Students should use their own judgement as to their current level and hence the most appropriate task to complete.

Please keep a record of the work that you have completed to show to your relevant teachers upon your return to normal lessons.

English

  • www.bbc.co.uk/gcsebitesize - Select an activity that is suitable for your age/Key Stage and work through a range of activities on this web page
  • www.sparknotes.com – Use this website to find and research your current English text; make detailed notes
  • Read your current reading book; review what you’ve read and complete a character analysis
     

Maths

  • www.mymaths.co.uk – Please contact the school for login details for this website. Work through the appropriate booster packs/levels in accordance with your progression in class.
  • www.bbc.co.uk/gcsebitesize - Select an activity that is suitable for your age/Key Stage and work through a range of activities on this web page.
  • Revision guides and books available for collection from school (the duty pupils will source these from the Maths department) – work through the topics you are currently studying in class.
  • Additionally, visit www.nrich.maths.org and work through any exercises that are appropriate to your age and level.
  • Use the Pixl Math app - Contact the school for your child’s logon
     

Science

  • www.samlearning.com  Enter your username and password and work through a range of activities that are relevant to both your age/Key Stage and the topics you are currently studying.
  • www.bbc.co.uk/gcsebitesize - Select an activity that is suitable for your age/Key Stage and work through a range of activities on this web page.
  • GCSE students can access and work through the online text book by logging onto kerboodle.
  • Revision guides and books available for collection from school - work through the topics you are currently studying in class.
     

Art

  • Draw a natural or man-made object in still life using observational skills. Use a range of techniques and equipment
  • www.tate.org.uk – Explore this website.  Research Barbara Hepworth and make detailed notes on the impact she has had on the Art community.
     

Business

  • GCSE www.businessstudiesonline.co.uk – This website includes a wide range of activities, videos, dictionary and theory notes.  Select a range of exercises suitable to your specific course (GCSE or BTEC) and work through these.
  • BTEC/GCSE www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize - Select an activity that is suitable for your syllabus and work through a range of activities on this web page.
  • BTEC/GCSE www.tutor2u.co.uk – Register with your school email address and password and then select a range of exercises suitable to your specific course (GCSE or BTEC) and work through these.
  • BTEC Students: Continue with your current assignment (All assignments are available on the school network) tinyurl.com/stberns-btec-business .
  • GCSE Revision Guides available and have been provided to all year 11 pupils. Workbooks are available at a cost of £3.

Design Technology

  • www.bbc.co.uk/gcsebitesize - Select an activity that is suitable for your age/Key Stage and work through a range of activities on this web page.
  • www.technologystudent.com –This website has a wealth of resources under a wide range of headings.  Select a topic that is suitable for your age/Key Stage and work through the questions and activities.
     

Drama

  • www.bbc.co.uk/gcsebitesize - Select an activity that is suitable for your age/Key Stage and work through a range of activities on this web page.
  • Draw and design a costume for a character of your choice.
  • Watch live theatre clips on YouTube and consider how the actors have used their bodies and voice to create meaning.

Geography

  • Use www.samlearning.com to fill in the gaps in understanding. To successfully login to the site:

            Our Centre ID is BS1SB

            User ID is: date of birth and initials in the format of 160302pw  

            Password is the same as User ID.


History

  • Use www.samlearning.com to fill in the gaps in understanding. To successfully login to the site:

            Our Centre ID is BS1SB

            User ID is: date of birth and initials in the format of 160302pw  

            Password is the same as User ID.
 

ICT/Computing

  • All ICT and computing revision and lesson material is available at tinyurl.com/stbernscomputing
  • Revision guides have been provided to all year 10 and 11 pupils with workbooks available for purchase at £3.

Modern Foreign Languages

  • www.linguascope.com – KS3 use Beginners section; KS4 use Intermediate section - this website has a wealth of resources under a wide range of headings.  Select the appropriate language and topic that is suitable for your age/Key Stage and work through the questions and activities.
  • Use www.conjuguemos.com, www.languagesonline.org.uk & GCSE Bitesize for Keystage 4 (Year 10 & Year 11) and KS3 Bitesize for Keystage 3 (Year 7 - Year9).

Music

  • www.bbc.co.uk/gcsebitesize - Select an activity that is suitable for your age/Key Stage and work through a range of activities on this web page.
  • www.soundjunction.org - Select an activity that is suitable for your age/Key Stage and work through a range of activities on this web page.
  • A range of worksheets and both ICT & paper-based tasks are available for collection from school (the duty pupils will source these from the Music department) – work through the topics you are currently studying in class.
     

PE

  • www.bbc.co.uk/gcsebitesize - Select an activity that is suitable for your age/Key Stage and work through a range of activities on this web page.
  • BTEC PE – All work and assignments are on our school intranet (hence accessible from any internet-connected computer).  Continue to work through your current assignment and/or research and prepare for your next assignment.
  • Revision booklets are available for collection from school (the duty pupils will source these from the PE department) – work through the topics you are currently studying in class.
  • Use your GCSE text book to revise.

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