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24/09/17

We abhor violence & all hatred. Our academy exists to promote tolerance, patience, wisdom & compassion https://t.co/4ibtcTvOkg

24/09/17

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Year 7s showing us how to model atoms; one group built this beautiful Sodium atom from plasticine https://t.co/KVynYwkI58

22/09/17

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Golden Ticket Week 2 winners: https://t.co/H9GyNMRbOW

22/09/17

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A few Y10s had a chance to try BMX thanks to and https://t.co/jStWeDE3xY

22/09/17

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Science Technician required .Apply now https://t.co/GUhwKp8OyK 🔬 https://t.co/TAgRxmWb4I

22/09/17

A few Y10s had a chance to try BMX thanks to and https://t.co/jStWeDE3xY

22/09/17

Golden Ticket Week 2 winners: https://t.co/H9GyNMRbOW

21/09/17

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Alas, I was tied to the Flash-Bang lab for Open Evening but there is always beautiful electrochemistry, chromatography & qualitative testing https://t.co/4GV0LYzHxJ

21/09/17

Science at Harris South Norwood inspires and challenges - the academy is open for any Year 6 parents who wish to view https://t.co/PkEPXYSPGr

20/09/17

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Excited to welcome prospective year 6 students and their families to the Science Department . See you in M109! https://t.co/TYgTVzhMvz

20/09/17

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Our successful creative academy will be open for Year 6 patents to come & see on Wednesday evening - please do come https://t.co/KK2Q45Xurz https://t.co/tdKtnlCNx6

19/09/17

Whatever you feel or think - speak out and speak to someone you trust https://t.co/IeZ7c0avV3

19/09/17

Tomorrow we open to Year 6 parents to see our wonderful academy https://t.co/FwFNtBlRDU

19/09/17

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Reflections this week covers the question - is it better to give things or receive things in life? https://t.co/2sdCuArrvM

18/09/17

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Our academy will be open for Year 6 patents to come & see on Wednesday evening - please do come https://t.co/OcFjKPEbNe

18/09/17

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Is your son or daughter ready for Year 7. Open evening for year six parents Norwood, Southwark, Dulwich & Croydon https://t.co/5smnEGJxpZ

18/09/17

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Please do come and see our wonderful academy this week. You will receive a warm, informed welcome https://t.co/ZqhjGGZAb5

18/09/17

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Students excel & adore learning about history of Britain, but also the world. A-level studying Soviet era this term https://t.co/uSBkGWXXsX

18/09/17

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Former student "#stormzy performs new single on Live Lounge https://t.co/ntIvJWGNY4

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Literacy at Home

Welcome to the Literacy at home page.

As we come to the end of another successful year in the academy, we hope that you and our pupils are looking forward to an enjoyable summer. It is a time for relaxation, for play and for leisure activities, however, it is also a time when the evidence suggests that all pupils regress. Indeed, the evidence is startling.

If pupils do nothing educational over the summer holidays, they will, on average, lose two months’ worth of reading skills and one month’s worth of overall learning. Nationally, pupils make the least amount of progress between summer exams and their next set of assessments in the autumn and this is due to the summer break.

However, the good news is that the evidence also suggests that a mere two to three hours a week counters any regression. With this in mind, the teachers across the academy have provided all the students with subject pre-reading, subject spellings and recommended leisure reading for the summer. These resources can be found below.

Please take the time to read the resources, learn the spellings, and be inspired to read any of the suggested books, all of which will give you a real advantage for the new year and beyond!

Summer Pre-reading

Art

Art-Year-9-pre-reading.pdfArt-Year-10-pre-reading.pdfArt-Year-11-pre-reading.pdfArt-Year-12-and-13-A-Level-pre-reading.pdf

Drama

Drama-KS3-drama-techniques.pdfDrama-KS3-drama-techniques2.pdfDrama-KS4-GCSE-writing-in-drama.pdf

English

English-Year-7-Pre-Reading.pdfEnglish-Year-8-Pre-Reading.pdfEnglish-Year-9-Pre-Reading.pdfEnglish-Year-10-Pre-Reading.pdfEnglish-Year-11-Pre-Reading.pdfEnglish-Year-12-Pre-Reading.pdfEnglish-Year-13-Pre-Reading.pdf

Geography

Geography-Pre-reading-Year-7-Geog-Poles.pdfGeography-Pre-reading-Year-8-Geog-Rainforest.pdfGeography-Pre-reading-Year-9-Geog-Distinctive-Landscape.pdfGeography-Pre-reading-Year-10-Development.pdfGeography-Pre-reading-Year-11-Resource-Reliance.pdf

History

History-Year-7-8-summer-reading.pdfHistory-Year-8-into-Year-9-Hitler-Youth.pdfHistory-Year-8-into-Year-9-Hitlers-Promises.pdfHistory-Year-8-into-Year-9-Nazis-and-women.pdfHistory-Year-8-into-Year-9-Why-did-Hitler-Come-To-Power.pdfHistory-Year-9-into-Year-10-Pre-reading.pdf

Music

Music-Year-8-Reading.pdfMusic-Year-9-Theory.pdfMusic-Year-10-Ethnomusicology.pdfMusic-Year-10-Modern-Classical-Music.pdfMusic-Year-10-Popular-Music.pdfMusic-Year-10-Western-Classical.pdfMusic-Year-11-Haydn.pdfMusic-Year-11-The-Beatles.pdf

Religion & Philosophy

RSE-Yr-7-Summer-Reading.pdfRSE-Yr-8-reading-and-key-words.pdfRSE-Yr-9-11-Christianity-Summer-Reading.pdfRSE-Yr-9-11-Christianity-Summer-Reading2.pdfRSE-Yr-10-Peace-and-conflict-reading.pdfRSE-Yr-12-The-Design-Argument.pdf

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Summer Spellings

Art

Art-Summer-Spelling.pdf

Drama

Drama-Summer-Spelling.pdf

English

English-Summer-Spelling.pdf

Geography

Geography-Summer-Spelling.pdf

History

History-Summer-Spelling.pdf

Maths

Maths-Summer-Spelling.pdf

MFL - French

MFL-French-Summer-Spelling.pdf

MFL - Spanish

MFL-Spanish-Summer-Spelling.pdf

Music

Maths-Summer-Spelling.pdf

Science - Biology

Science-Biology-Summer-Spelling.pdf

Science - Chemistry

Science-Chemistry-Summer-Spelling.pdf

Science - Physics

Science-Physics-Summer-Spelling.pdf

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Summer Recommended Reads

Recommended-Reading-Summer-2017-Part-I.pdfRecommended-Reading-Summer-2017-Part-II.pdf