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27/05/22

The Harris Academy Rainham Geography department is excited to launch a new gardening club In the spirit of Reduce, Reuse and Recycle”, we would appreciate donations of gardening equipment, hand tools, gloves, seeds, soil, pots and anything gardening related. https://t.co/98pgR2c7pb

23/05/22

Please go to our website for details of the Y11 intervention sessions on offer during the May half term. https://t.co/lEOke73VV9

23/05/22

Year 8 and 9 Parent Information Evening Your are invited to a parent information evening on Wednesday 25th May at 6:00pm, where we would like to speak with you on e-safety and how you can ensure your child is protected online. https://t.co/qxjSVYynY9

19/05/22

HAR Sixth Form Consultation: See the letters home page of our website for the latest letter from the principal with details of upcoming consultation events. https://t.co/ob1pEQBMvK

12/05/22

Year 10 students visited Blenheim Underwriting in Fenchurch Street yesterday as part of their mentoring programme with an award-winning charity, Future Frontiers, where they received a warm welcome from CEO John Lynch. https://t.co/KmQkj5cJop https://t.co/5Hr3boPZIy

09/05/22

Year 11 English Literature Challenge Seminars Friday Mornings 8.15-8.50 B33 with Mrs. Turker

05/05/22

Yesterday some of our Y10 students visited London firm Crawford & Co. where they met the CEO and were mentored by business professionals to develop aspirations and build a life-long engagement with learning. Full story at https://t.co/5jIPxtE3I8 https://t.co/hYsGeSbuAq

31/03/22

April 1st will be a "wear something yellow or blue" non-uniform day, students and staff are encouraged to donate £1. We will also have a bake sale on this day so bring some cash and buy some treats! All money raised will be donated to The British Red Cross Ukraine Crisis Appeal. https://t.co/0w0YfT9YLj

30/03/22

Key Stage 3 Survey for Years 7,8 and 9. It is important to us that we continue to receive feedback on your experiences and views. If you have the time could you please follow the link for our online Spring2 questionnaire. https://t.co/XSOMxrOt0c

28/03/22

Reminder. Year 7 parent information evening on Monday 28th March 2022 at 6:00pm, on e-safety and how you can ensure your child is protected online. Full details on our website at https://t.co/ob1pEQBMvK

24/03/22

April 1st will be a "wear something yellow or blue" non-uniform day, students and staff are encouraged to donate £1. We will also have a bake sale on this day to raise some extra funds. All money raised will be donated to The British Red Cross Ukraine Crisis Appeal.

24/03/22

We would like to invite you to a parent information evening on Monday 28th March 2022 at 6:00pm, where we would like to speak with you on e-safety and how you can ensure your child is protected online. Full details at https://t.co/ob1pEQBMvK

16/03/22

Y11 students were lucky to have a visit from the Principal of Newham Collegiate School, Mr Ismail. He spoke to our students about what it is like to study at a highly academic sixth form and what they should do to fully prepare in the run up to their GCSE exams. Thank you NCS! https://t.co/ksuMdOi0KN

28/02/22

The rescheduled GCSE artwork collection evening will now take place on Thursday 3rd March from 15:30 - 18:00. Please sign-in at reception upon arrival and remember to bring something to carry your sketchbooks home in.

08/02/22

Well done to Tianna, Tomas, Fiona, Daniel, Kierat and Alfie who were invited to hot chocolate with Mr Stananought and Mr Whitehead in recognition of their excellent behaviour and participation in school. https://t.co/rzS3arbKg8

07/02/22

See our website for details of our half term intervention programme for Year 11 https://t.co/bSaGtQF3wo

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Head of Department:  Mr R Bridges

r.bridges@harrisrainham.org.uk

You now have the opportunity to decide whether to move on to GCSE PE or BTEC Sport in Years 10 and 11. Year 9 will give you the foundations of knowledge to go on and be successful in either GCSE PE or BTEC Sport in Years 10 and 11, studies is a combination of practical and class based study as per GCSE PE and BTEC Sport qualifications and lessons normally comprise of an hour theoretical study and an hour practical work. By choosing this option it could potentially lead you into a career within the sports industry which is becoming more and more popular and successful as health and fitness becomes a priority to all.

What will I study - Information for GCSE PE

Component 1: Fitness and Body Systems - Written examination: 1 hour and 45 minutes 36% of the qualification 90 marks

● Topic 1: Applied anatomy and physiology

● Topic 2: Movement analysis

● Topic 3: Physical training

● Topic 4: Use of data

Component 2: Health and Performance - Written examination: 1 hour and 15 minutes 24% of the qualification 70 marks

● Topic 1: Health, fitness and wellbeing

● Topic 2: Sport psychology

● Topic 3: Socio-cultural influences

● Topic 4: Use of data

Component 3: Practical Performance - Non-examined assessment: internally marked and externally moderated 30% of the qualification 105 marks (35 marks per activity)

● Skills during individual and team activities

● General performance skills across 3 sports

Component 4: Personal Exercise Programme (PEP) Non-examined assessment: internally marked and externally moderated 10% of the qualification 20 marks

● Aim and planning analysis

● Carrying out and monitoring the PEP

● Evaluation of the PEP

What will I study - Information for BTEC Sport

The BTEC Sport course consists of 4 Units where 3 are all coursework based and 1 unit being computer based exam.

Unit 1 -  Fitness for Sport and Exercise (Exam 25% overall)

Unit 2 - Practical Sports Performance (4 Assignments 25% overall)

Unit 3 - Applying The Principles Of Training (4 Assignments 25% overall)

Unit 6 - Leading Sports Activities  (3 Assignments 25% Overall