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17/06/21

Come to a free NHS webinar focused on the emotional wellbeing of young people aged 11+ in . For parents and care givers. Monday 21st June, 7 - 8.30pm. https://t.co/j66gqAW1Ny

12/06/21

Retweetd From Harris Federation

Delighted for and so proud of our Director of Secondary Education- Carolyn English awarded an OBE today. So deserved, thank you for all you do for our students. Congratulations 🥳 👏🏽🙌🏼

28/05/21

There will always be challenges ahead but we all stand together knowing ‘Learning Changes Lives’. Good luck class of 2021! https://t.co/N2CEHKV5cu

28/05/21

Rewards week at the Academy. Congratulations to students who have won iPads for their efforts. https://t.co/Z8Z8DMBUdv

19/05/21

All students and staff at HGA thoroughly enjoyed DEAR Day today, three opportunities throughout the day to DROP EVERYTHING and just READ! https://t.co/pY0HLEvYrQ

19/03/21

What’s this! It’s our super HGA staff chosen by students as their superheroes! I couldn’t agree more! Not all heroes wear capes! https://t.co/UKG8pKSP0f

19/03/21

Of all the heroes our students have chosen to celebrate for we feel this one deserves special mention. Mason here celebrating our hero Captain Sir Tom Moore. Not all heroes wear capes. https://t.co/TiNjQbmycp

19/03/21

Today at we are celebrating our keyworker heroes! - Here Y4 send a huge thank you to our wonderful nurses, doctors and police officers. https://t.co/KaQmhKEfUS

12/03/21

The March edition of our student periodical, The Whole Shebang, is out now. This issue is on , with articles and poems by students in Years 8-11 and creative writing by primary students. In partnership with . Download your copy at https://t.co/npPg3qsNuX https://t.co/LaPY9ZSFr7

12/03/21

A massive thank you to our testing team. Not a single positive case and with their support HGA is safely fully open. https://t.co/DskPC8rp8b

08/03/21

We welcomed year 11, 13 and all of our primary students back today. Students in classrooms, back where they belong. https://t.co/GxkKgxy1T9

08/03/21

Creative Voice are taking the flag pole this half term. After an amazing effort from everyone at HGA, Creative Voice topped the leaderboard for online attendance! Well done all! https://t.co/C7BcBdnvQT

22/02/21

Retweetd From National Careers Week

𝘕𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯𝘢𝘭 𝘊𝘢𝘳𝘦𝘦𝘳𝘴 𝘞𝘦𝘦𝘬 2021. 1st - 6th March. Take part in the 𝙗𝙞𝙜𝙜𝙚𝙨𝙩 celebration of 𝙘𝙖𝙧𝙚𝙚𝙧𝙨 across the UK! Everything you need to make a great week is available here: https://t.co/gzdACsPPT7 What are you waiting for? https://t.co/ilaKMjJ0nz

19/02/21

Our new flag delivery today. As a community we stand strongest together. Together we can achieve anything. https://t.co/zxy5ylnLUJ

08/02/21

A lovely snowy day at HGA today https://t.co/3WUyGryRuq

04/02/21

Retweetd From Place2Be

This (1-7 Feb), help your pupils to explore the different ways they can express themselves. 🎨 🎭 ✍️ 🎵 Our free school resources can be adapted for use in school, home-schooling, online lessons or independent learning. 👉 https://t.co/hIppsAFQQP https://t.co/jtFzmuJpv0

04/02/21

Retweetd From Kooth plc

., , , and have shown us some things should be done alone 😬. Dealing with our mental wellbeing isn't one of them. is here to support you with whatever you're going through. https://t.co/9dwMjoIDwj. https://t.co/0k1iS4Pxjz

29/01/21

Retweetd From The Times

Children will take more than a year to catch up with their education, Boris Johnson admitted yesterday, as he promised £300 million for extra tuition, summer schools and a “Covid premium” https://t.co/WZAb3ZSvBI

26/01/21

Need support accessing remote learning? Please email remotelearning.org.uk. We know it can be frustrating if you can't access the learning that is available, so we will do our best to help you. https://t.co/xbV5XD9goc

19/01/21

Congratulations to Active Science who take the flag pole for this half term. They the leading hub for Harris Points. Well done everyone whose hard work is earning those points, even from home! https://t.co/hl7p4FjI4k

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Useful Websites

This is a list of useful websites for a range of subjects. We hope you find it helpful. Subject teachers will point students towards other sites as well, through their remote learning resources.


General

  • Seneca Learning - good for lots of different subjects to help you learn faster and memorise better
  • BBC BiteSize – resources for all GGCEs
  • Revisioncentre.co.uk – GCSE revision notes, links, tips and other resources to help you make the most of your revision   
  • S-cool.co.uk – revision website for range of GCSE subjects, and A Level
  • Edmodo.com helps learners discover their passions and improve their skills
  • Gojimo – popular revision app for a wide range of subjects http://www.gojimo.com/

Want more?! Download a list of 40 free learning websites for young people aged 11-16.


MagsOnline magazines - how to log on

You can read a variety of magazines online using the Harris Garrard Academy subscription. These include:

  • BBC History 
  • BBC Science Focus
  • Geographical
  • New Internationalist
  • The Biologist
  • Chemistry World

Click here to login to the magazine subscriptions

Once on the login page, select the “library card” option in the top right-hand corner. Enter the six-digit code 824853 for Harris Garrard Academy into the “card number” bar and log in.


English

  • GCSE Bitesize for English Language
  • Mr Bruff’s Youtube Channel. Really good lessons on all of the literature and language topics to watch and revise from
  • Lit Charts – from the creators of SparkNotes. Guides to your set texts including Macbeth, A Christmas Carol, Pigeon English 
  • Sparknotes.com – study guides to Shakespeare, literature and more. Search by title on the website. Includes ‘No Fear’ translations of Shakespeare, which summarise each act of each play in modern English
  • Macbeth - ‘No Fear’ modern translation
  • Quizlet - interactive quizzes on language and literature topics
  • Memrise for literature and quote revision – you can use flashcard apps such as Memrise to help you memorise quotes
  • British Library. Lots of resources and articles on Shakespeare texts.

Mathematics

  • www.edmodo.com should be Year 11s first point-of-call where they can access a wide variety of rich GCSE resources such as Topic Based GCSE questions, AQA Topic Tests, GCSE Practice Set Papers, Churchill Papers (Grade 7-9) and AQA Revision grids.
  • www.mathswatch.co.uk – a complete online Maths platform
  • www.mathsgenie.co.uk – GCSE and A Level past papers with model solutions, and revision resources
  • www.corbettmaths.com - video tutorials, practice questions, puzzles and activities

Science


Art and Design


Business Studies


Computer Science


Drama


Food Preparation and Nutrition


Geography


History


Music


Physical Education/Sports Studies


Spanish

Podcasts and intermediate


Useful websites - A level and Cambridge Technical Level 3

Maths


English


Biology

Videos on youtube (highly recommended as a good way to revise)

  • SnapRevise: The Ultimate Biology Resource
  • Ryan Toal
  • Bozeman Science
  • BioRach

Business

  • Tutor2u.net AQA business
  • SENECAlearning.com (AQA business)
  • AQA.org.uk (A-level Business exam material)
  • Times 100.com (A-level business case studies) - search for 'Times 100 business case studies' online

Chemistry


Applied Science