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Sandy Upper School

Media

Media Studies Department Plan of Action (School closure)

Year 9 (Year 1 of 2 year GCSE course)

Online, social and participatory media & video games unit Powerpoint scheme of work. Close study products: Zoella, Kim Kardashian Hollywood, Lara Croft: Go. Magazine unit Powerpoint scheme of work. Close study products: ‘Tatler’ and ‘Reveal’ front covers. Teacher allocated: Mrs Harrison

Year 10 (Year 2 of GCSE course)

Complete Newspaper unit – final unit of GCSE course using Powerpoint scheme of work.

When final unit is complete - revision for summer exams using knowledge organisers, revision packs given to students prior to last mock, documents uploaded to Edulink including revision lessons on each unit and terminology booklets.

Teacher allocated: Mrs Harrison

Year 12

  1. Complete music video unit Powerpoint scheme of work. Close study products: Common ‘Letter to the Free’ and The Specials ‘Ghost Town’. Resources: Edusites media subscription website and documents uploaded onto Edulink.
  2. Video games unit – Powerpoint scheme of work. Close study products: Tomb Raider Anniversary, Metroid Prime 2 Echoes, Sims Freeplay. Teacher allocated: Di Harrison

Year 13

Examination course complete and students are revising for summer exams. Revision using revision pack, documents uploaded on Edulink, Zigzag exam paper pack and mark scheme, past papers, feedback from mocks, Edusites media subscription website.

Teacher allocated: Mrs Harrison

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