Homework GCSE

Product Design

GCSE Year 10

All Product Design Students should be committing at least 1hr per week outside of lessons to continuing and improving their controlled assessment project.

GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition

GCSE Year 10

  • Learners will be given research tasks or examination-style questions to complete which link to the particular commodity that we will be studying for that particular half term. The expectation is that they will be preparing for the practical sessions in school by ensuring that the ingredients list is given to someone at home with plenty of advance or even better, that the student is taking responsibility for buying the ingredients themselves!

GCSE Year 11

  • Learners will be starting the NEA 1 (the science investigation) early in the year so the homework at this stage will be preparing for it by researching the topic given. The second NEA will also be completed in this year which will involve more research tasks and then finally, preparation for the examination homework will include revision tasks and practise examination questions.

GCSE Hospitality and Catering

GCSE Year 10

  • Basic food hygiene certificate (preparation for).
  • Assignments investigating properties and characteristics of food/materials
  • Preparation of ingredients for practicals
  • Coursework skills : design sheets, specifications, evaluations.

GCSE Year 11

  • Learners will be completing homework tasks to aid them in their preparation for the examination taken in this year. They will also be expected to compete research tasks to enable them to fully prepare for the Unit 2 piece of coursework which will be completed in this year.

Child Development

GCSE Year 10

  • Coursework - Child Study
  • Resource Tasks - various topics including:
  • The Toot Hill Eggsperiment
  • Survey on nappies
  • Baby food / weaning
  • Play and toys.

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