Chilton Trinity School

Year 9 Interim Assessments

Week commencing 15/01/24




Material properties and characteristics / Timbers, metals, Polymers and fabrics / Making techniques using the materials above / Machinery and hand tool recognition / Sustainability / One point perspective / Defining function and user / 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


Healthy eating / Macro nutrients / Specialist dietary requirements / Complementary proteins and macro nutrients / HBV and LBV proteins /Food sustainability 


Recommended Revision:

Nutrition, digestion and excretion - KS3 Biology - BBC Bitesize 




Group work contributions, Use of performance skills

Devising Performance. Assessed on:

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


Recommended Revision:

In Class preparation and rehearsal. 

GCSE Drama - BBC Bitesize

GCSE Drama - BBC Bitesize

Knowledge Organisers 




This assessment will give students an extract from a fiction text. Students will then be given questions testing comprehension, inference and analytical writing. 

All of these skills have been developed in lessons since September. 


Recommended Revision:

When reading at home, ask someone to give you some questions testing your comprehension. 

Look back in your English books to see your targets from the last piece of analytical writing you have completed – this is something you need to try to improve for this assessment. 

Revision of how to complete analysis: Analysis: what it is and how to do it guide for KS3 English students - BBC Bitesize 

Revision of different language techniques: 

Literary techniques - Using language effectively - Edexcel - GCSE English Language Revision - Edexcel - BBC Bitesize 




Culture with a focus on cuisine/ food /Past, present and future tenses /Cinema /Likes and dislikes / School  


Recommended Revision:

Unit 1, 2 and 3 French Knowledge Organisers  

Class books 

Search sets with holdomg – choose numbers and other practice on Year 9 French 

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: 

Map symbols, direction and contour lines - BBC Bitesize

Measuring distances and grid references - BBC Bitesize

Explore weather and climate - BBC Bitesize

Climate Change - Internet Geography




The Nazis rise to Power: Germany after WWI – The Treaty of Versailles /The rise of Hitler: Putsch/Mein Kampf  

The rise of the Nazi Party: The Reichstag Fire/The Enabling Act/Role of SA and SS.  /Dealing with political opponents. 

The Holocaust: The rising persecution of the Jews in Germany between 1933-1939 /The treatment of Jews and other groups during wartime occupation /The Wannsee conference  /The Final Solution /Liberation 


Recommended Revision:

Unit 1, 2 and 3 History Knowledge Organisers  

Unit 1 and 2 History booklets  

Rise of Hitler and the Nazis - World War Two and the Holocaust - KS3 History - homework help for year 7, 8 and 9. - BBC Bitesize 

The Holocaust, 1939 - 1945 - World War Two and the Holocaust - KS3 History - homework help for year 7, 8 and 9. - BBC Bitesize 





Reading traditional notation/Tonality/

Melody and harmony

Rock Band/ Reading chord charts/ Presentation of learning/ Rehearsal techniques

 Song Writing /Song writing structures/ Tonality and chord structures


Recommended Revision:

Learning Resources (


Religious Studies


Unit 1: How do religions celebrate a new life? 

Unit 2: What is life after death? 


Recommended Revision:

My Life, My Religion: Islam - YouTube 

What happens when we die? – KS3 Religious Studies – BBC Bitesize - BBC Bitesize 

Resources - RE:quest ( (Christian views life after death) 

The afterlife - Key beliefs in Christianity - GCSE Religious Studies Revision - Eduqas - BBC Bitesize 

Karma and rebirth - The Buddha and his teachings in Buddhism - GCSE Religious Studies Revision - Eduqas - BBC Bitesize 

Akhirah - Key beliefs in Islam - GCSE Religious Studies Revision - Eduqas - BBC Bitesize 




Holidays, transport /Past, present and future tenses /Healthy living /Describing yourself and others /Pets 


Recommended Revision:

Unit 1, 2 and 3 Spanish Knowledge Organisers  

Class books 

KS3 Spanish - BBC Bitesize

The world's best way to learn Spanish - Duolingo

Spanish Flashcards | Quizlet