Brighton Aldridge Community Academy

Year 11 Course Information

 

Overview

This website section is for all year 11 students and their parents and carers. It gives information on the year 11 staff team, intervention and support, revision and CEIAG (Careers Education Information and Guidance). We would encourage all students, parents and carers to check this page regularly for important updates.

Staffing

At BACA, we are committed to ensuring that your child has the full range of staff support to ensure that they achieve their full potential during year 11 in preparation for their final exams.

If you have a concerns about your child’s progress and attainment in a specific subject, you should contact their subject teacher in the first instance; likewise your child’s tutor should be the first port of call for any pastoral issues.

Please find below details about the key staff members for progress & intervention, pastoral support and careers.

Staff Member

Area of Responsibility

Email Contact

 

Mr Schofield

 

 

Mr Schofield is the senior staff link for year 11- please contact him if you have any queries related to your child’s progress and intervention.

 

 

pschofield@baca-uk.co.uk

 

 

Ms Flynn

 

 

Ms Flynn is Head of Year 11- please contact her if you have any queries related to your child’s behaviour, attendance or any other related pastoral issues.

 

 

sflynn@baca-uk.co.uk

 

Ms Watson

 

Ms Watson is the student manager for Year 11 who provides Ms Flynn with additional pastoral support.

 

cwatson@baca-uk.co.uk

 

Ms Bovington

 

Ms Bovington is the lead teacher for CEIAG (Careers Education Information & Guidance) - please contact her if you have any queries related to careers, further education, apprenticeships, work experience or any other related issues.

 

 

 

jbovington@baca-uk.co.uk

 Lesson 6

To help prepare them thoroughly for their final exams, all year 11s have a bespoke timetable created to match their needs for lesson 6. This additional lesson runs from 3-4 on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday afternoons and is designed to help students, in smaller groups than their usual class, target specific areas of work for key subjects. Each student has a different targeted subject on each day will be adjusted and changed as the academic year progresses. Please contact Mr Schofield if you have any further queries related to lesson 6.

Independent Study Packs

As in year 10, all year 11s are provided with a weekly study pack in order to help them achieve their full potential and become independent learners. Each student is provided with a paper copy, however electronic copies are archived and available here.

Week Beginning

Pack

10th September 2018

Independent study pack 1

17th September 2018

Independent Study Pack 2

24th September 2018

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 Parent & Carer Meetings

Our first opportunity for all students and parents/carers to meet staff is Thursday 20th September. This is the Year 11 Careers Information & Revision Evening which runs from 4-6pm. During this event, your child will be given information on:

Independent Study Websites

To support your child with independent study, we would suggest that the websites provided below offer suitable guidance for completion of homework and revision.

Useful Links

English Language

  https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/z3f3mnb

English Literature

  https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zq8639q

Maths

  www.hegartymaths.com

  www.onmaths.com

  www.corbettmaths.com

Science

  Combined Science:   https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/z8r997h

Triple Science

  Biology:   https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zpgcbk7

  Chemistry:   https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/z8xtmnb

  Physics:   https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zsc9rdm

History

  https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zxjk4j6

  www.historypod.net/timeline/

  https://getrevising.co.uk/resources/gcse_history_revision_notes

  https://studywise.co.uk/gcse-revision/history/

  https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLv5hjxRnuz-w4sgyCV6pZL6ZcbI9NMNUr

  https://www.youtube.com/user/MrHindsHistory

Geography

  https://geographycat.co.uk/

  http://www.gcsegeography.co.uk/home

  https://getrevising.co.uk/

Languages

  https://www.kerboodle.com/users/login?user_return_to=%2Fapp%2Fcourses%2F38011%2Fmodules%2Fresources

             HOW TO ACCESS IF YOU NAME IS FOR EXAMPLE Ali White,              

             USERNAME: awhite

             PASSWORD: awhite

             INSTITUTION CODE: gri4

  https://www.memrise.com/course/193647/aqa-gcse-spanish-vocabulary-10/

  https://spanishatstmalachys.wikispaces.com/GCSE+REVISION+BOOKLETS

  http://morganmfl.weebly.com/mfl-ideas/gcse-spanish-survival-kit

PE

  https://www.bbc.com/education/examspecs/zp49cwx

  http://www.teachpe.com/gcse.php

  https://www.brianmac.co.uk/

  https://www.s-cool.co.uk/gcse/pe

  https://classroom.google.com/u/0/c/NTA1MzgxNzgwM1pa

Sport

  http://www.mrgillpe.com/unit-1.html

 https://bit.ly/2xcnyJD

https://bit.ly/2p6ZSlr

  Google Classroom