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19/02/18

Events taking place at Harris City Academy Crystal Palace this week. https://t.co/J0yySwOtqJ

17/02/18

Retweetd From Charlie Comerford

Amazing week teaching and learning in with - such incredible students and staff https://t.co/lqnIs9kXwN

15/02/18

Barcelona 2018 - flight is on time and should be landing in approximately 1hour45mins.

15/02/18

Retweetd From HCACP Geography

Absolutely fantastic day in Ugrachandi Boarding School looking at world hunger and how we can work collaboratively to resolve this. Kids have been brilliant today in evaluating strategies https://t.co/S1PMTa86Re

15/02/18

Retweetd From HCACP Geography

Great session today learning about democracy and thinking critically! https://t.co/rFEgURFTPE

14/02/18

Barcelona https://t.co/MAjmpWQntY

14/02/18

Barcelona 2018 students at La Sagrada Familia https://t.co/5jbersyFB6

14/02/18

Barcelona 2018 Students in front of the Museu Nacional d'art de Catalunya https://t.co/bIWrqiWqte

14/02/18

Barcelona 2018 students in front of the Museu Nacional d'art de Catalunya https://t.co/ATIGeDleao

13/02/18

Barcelona 2018 - The view from Castell de Montjuic after a hike to the top and the sun is shining! https://t.co/wDrUJrPcfe

13/02/18

Barcelona 2018 - year 9's at the Olympic stadium https://t.co/sPCmaseSHs

12/02/18

Flight was on time and students have arrived in Barcelona safely.

12/02/18

Events taking place at Harris City Academy Crystal Palace this week. https://t.co/J0yySwOtqJ

08/02/18

Retweetd From HCACP PE

Great work by the Yr9/10 Sports leaders today at the KS1 multi skills festival. https://t.co/YPfixNlYWm

08/02/18

Retweetd From HCACP PE

Well done to the U14 boys rugby team who finished as joint winners in the project tournament today despite being 1/2 years younger than the Rest of the teams. https://t.co/6ecqQOUwXD

08/02/18

The February edition of our newsletter is now available on our site at https://t.co/sDlLuRmOvE https://t.co/LlDVbOdtoQ

08/02/18

Retweetd From HCACP PE

Superb performance by the ever improving Yr10 handball team tonight against a strong side. https://t.co/VqSofoijPC

08/02/18

Retweetd From HCACP PE

Nice move by Zealinjo in today’s Yr10 handball game. https://t.co/nJHq2zUKJB

08/02/18

Retweetd From HCACP PE

So close from the U16 girls football team tonight in their league fixture against coloma. https://t.co/CREe4XPHeu

06/02/18

Retweetd From HCACP PE

Well done to the karting team on winning their local heat and qualifying for the SE England final in April! https://t.co/NmtnC4VRh9

Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

Government and Politics

Year 12 overview for Politics

Overview Autumn Term:
Electoral Systems
The role of elections in a Democracy
The nature of representation
Participation and Voting Behaviour
The nature of participation in the political process
Pressure Groups and Protest Movements

Overview Spring Term:
The British Constitution
The judiciary and its relationship to other ‘powers’ of government
The role of parliament in the political system
Parliament and government relationships

Overview Summer Term:
Relations within the core executive
The prime minister and the cabinet system
Policy making and implementation
Introduction to US Politics

Assessments:

External see above
End of Unit Tests Half Termly
2 sets of Mock Exams

Homework:

Prechewed Politics Info Videos weekly
Regular articles to review
Weekly memorisation of cases, statutes and examples.

Events and Trips:

Parliament and Supreme Court

Other resources:

Websites:
https://www.prechewedpolitics.co.uk/
Books, Articles and other Resources:
Politics Review available in the LRC

Educational Visits: e.g. museums, galleries, places of interest etc.
You can visit Parliament any time without booking and sit in the public gallery for free.

Year 13 overview for Politics

Overview Autumn Term:
The Electoral Process and Direct Democracy
Voting Behaviour
Pressure Groups

Overview Spring Term:
The Constitutional Framework of US Government
The Legislative Branch of Government: US Congress
The Executive Branch of Government

Overview Summer Term:
The Judicial Branch of Government: The Supreme Court
Revision

Assessments:

External see above
End of Unit Tests Half Termly
2 sets of Mock Exams

Homework:

Regular articles to review
Weekly memorisation of cases, statutes and examples.
Events and Trips:
US Politics Conference @ British Library

Other resources:

Websites:
https://www.prechewedpolitics.co.uk/
Books, Articles and other Resources:
Politics Review available in the LRC

Educational Visits: e.g. museums, galleries, places of interest etc.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gJw7hB6l43Q


 

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