Chilton Trinity School

Year 8 Interim Assessments

Week commencing 29/01/24



Material properties and characteristics /CAD CAM /2D design functions / Metals properties and characteristics / Making techniques using the material / Machinery and hand tool recognition / Sustainability / 3D sketching /

Defining function, Ergonomics, aesthetics and anthropometrics / Health and safety 


 Recommended Revision:

There is a fantastic mobile app here for you to download and use to revise: 

Or follow the link to the general site and click on the correct links for the topic areas 

Joints and Fittings Index Page ( 

GCSE Design and Technology - AQA - BBC Bitesize links to specific pages for learning


Food and Nutrition


Food provenance / Sustainability and security of food /Food waste / Diet through life, allergies and intolerances / Raising agents / Dextrinisation 


Recommended Revision: 

Nutrition, digestion and excretion - KS3 Biology - BBC Bitesize 




Group work contributions, Use of performance skills

Scripted Performance. Assessed on:

  • Group work
  • Range, use of and application of Performance skills
  • Achievement of artistic intentions


Recommended Revision:

In Class preparation and rehearsal. 

A Midsummer Night's Dream - KS3 English - BBC Bitesize

GCSE Drama - BBC Bitesize

GCSE Drama - BBC Bitesize

Knowledge Organisers 




This assessment will give students an opportunity to complete a piece of imaginative creative writing. 


Recommended Revision:

Fiction writing revision: Fiction writing - KS3 English - BBC Bitesize 

Spelling revision: Spelling - KS3 English - BBC Bitesize 

Punctuation revision: Punctuation - KS3 English - BBC Bitesize 

Grammar revision: Grammar - KS3 English - BBC Bitesize 




School /Likes and dislikes /Animals/pets /Free time  /Describing yourself and others 


Recommended Revision:

KS3 French - BBC Bitesize

The world's best way to learn French - Duolingo

GCSE French Revision | Quizlet






Recommended Revision:

Unit 1 and 2 Geography Knowledge Organisers  

Class exercise books 

The following websites: 

Ecosystems - Internet Geography

Biomes - location of global ecosystems - Ecosystems - AQA - GCSE Geography Revision - AQA - BBC Bitesize




Unit 1: Industrial Revolution

Unit 2 : Jack the Ripper

Unit 3:The causes of the French Revolution


Recommended Revision:

Unit 1, 2 and 3 History Knowledge Organisers  

Unit 1 and 2 History booklets  

The following websites: 

When was the industrial revolution? - BBC Bitesize 

Housing, overcrowding and crime - Crime and punishment in Whitechapel, c.1870-c.1900 - Edexcel - GCSE History Revision - Edexcel - BBC Bitesize 

History KS3 / GCSE: The French Revolution - BBC Teach 




Equations /Sequences /2D/3D shapes /Nets, plans and elevations /Volume and surface area /Fractions, decimals and percentages /Rounding numbers /Ordering decimals /Ratios /Best buys/recipes 

Straight line Graphs 


Recommended Revision:

Knowledge Organisers 

Your exercise book 

KS3 Maths - BBC Bitesize

KS3 Maths - BBC Bitesize

Corbettmaths – Videos, worksheets, 5-a-day and much more

Maths Genie - Free Online GCSE and A Level Maths Revision




Samba Music /Reading rhythmic notation /Ensemble (Group) work /Presentation of performance

Guitar /Reading guitar TAB/ Tonality/Rhythmic notation ·

Keyboard/Reading traditional notation/ Tonality /Melody and harmony notation


Recommended Revision:

Learning Resources (


Religious Studies


Unit 1: What are morals?

Unit 2: How did Sikhism begin?  


Recommended Revision:

The Trolley Problem - YouTube 

Kant's Axe - YouTube 

Facts about Islam – KS3 Religious Studies – BBC Bitesize - BBC Bitesize 

Resources - RE:quest ( (sermon on the mount) 

Key facts about Sikhism – KS3 Religious Studies – BBC Bitesize - BBC Bitesize 

Life in a Sikh community – KS3 Religious Studies – BBC Bitesize - BBC Bitesize 




Family, friends and descriptions /Pets /Likes and dislikes /Physical description /Personality 


Recommended Revision:

KS3 Spanish - BBC Bitesize

The world's best way to learn Spanish - Duolingo

Spanish Flashcards | Quizlet