The Crescent Academy
The Crescent Academy
  • Welcome


    Dear Parents, We would both like to offer you a very warm welcome to The Crescent Academy. We encourage all of our parents to become a part of our rich and welcoming family.

  • Spring 2nd Half Term - Forces: Superheroes

    Science -

    Forces – Superhero’s 
    How can gravity be reduced?
    What are the effects of gravity?
    How can aerodynamics be manipulated in order to affect the performance of flight?
    How ca friction be reduced?
    What factors affect up thrust?
    How can they be measured accurately?


    Computing -

    How do I keep my data safe and what dangers could I face? 
    What programs allow me to present data? 
    How can I create a useable database? 
    How do I interrogate a database? 
    How can I organise data on a spreadsheet and how can I use formula effectively?
    How do I know the effectiveness of my algorithms? 
    How do I correct these?


    PE and Healthy Living -

    How can I transition between asymmetrical and symmetrical balances?
    How will the use of dynamics (unison and cannon) in my performance affect the viewer?
    How can my position on the basketball court benefit my team and also hinder the opposition?
    How can I improve the control of my basketball whilst increasing the pace of my movement?
    How can the accuracy and placement of the shuttlecock affect the opposition’s ability to return?
    Why is my balance and core strength an important factor during my performance (Dance, gymnastics, Badminton, Basketball)?
    Why does an increased understanding of the game rules benefit my performance?


    MFL –



    Music –

    Why were some composers considered great?
    What influenced these composers to write music?
    Is all classical music from the classic period?
    Are there any composers alive today who are considered great?