Set Oak Academy work for Year 8 can be found below


  • Please look in your google classroom feed where you will find the work to do



  • Year 8 DT Poster Design – Please see details on Google Classroom


  • Please look in your google classroom feed where you will find the work to do. There will be an activity about careers that need maths and also some mymaths/mangahigh.


  • Research
    To find out the range of jobs available in science, what the work involves,  and the skills and qualifications needed to enter the profession. There is a PowerPoint on Google classroom and a poster template in Google assignments.
  • Written work
    Make a poster about ONE science career. Submit the work to Ms Smith using the turn in function on Google classroom.

WB 04/01/21

WB 01/07/20


  • Swanmead Science, The Steam Engine Generator – Watch here


  • E-safety – Continue working through your E-safety unit of work; if you are in the middle of a task don’t continue it, start the next task.  Remember, you access this via Google Classroom – make sure that you log in using your account, not a personal account.
  • Knowing WOOD: In preparation for your final project in the Summer term, the Swan Box you need to watch the Wood video clip again and build on the knowledge that you already have from the Nodding Dog project. Find video clips about wood cutting machines, wood turning lathes and these wood joins – mitre/dovetail/finger join. You will be able to use some of these joins in your box project.