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ENGLISH

English Revision Guides

 

Staff

A Leach Acting Team Leader
L Trueman Assistant Team Leader
L. Thornton Assistant Team Leader (Maternity Cover)
E. Ovington Classroom Teacher
C. Whittington Classroom Teacher
S. Newsome Classroom Teacher
J. Miniss Classroom Teacher

 

 Year 10 English Overview (pdf)

 

GCSE at a glance

 

GCSE begins in year 10 with preparation work at the end of year 9. 

Students study for Edexcel GCSE English. 

Pupils in Red Pathway will study Edexcel GCSE English Language + Literature 

Units include;

 

Reading for meaning
Poetry
Shakespeare
Writing for purposes
Spoken Voice
Speaking + Listening
Cultural Novel

 

Assessment includes oral presentation, controlled assessment and external examination, depending on which of the courses students are entered for.

 Key Stage 3 at a glance

 

Year
Group
Half
Term
Unit
Number
Title
7
1
1
'Hall of Fame' - linked to transition
7
2
2
'Poems, Poems, Poems' - linked to poetry
7
3
3
'Book Worm' - linked to Novel
7
4
4
What genre? Linked to Genre Detectives
7
5
5
'Oh, the Drama' - linked to play
7
6
6
'Media Manipulates' - linked to media

 

8
1
1
'Read all about it' - linked to newspaper
8
2
2
'Uncovering the classics' - linked to the novel
8
3
3
'Exploring Shakespeare' - linked to Shakespeare
8
4
4
'My Roots' - linked to British culture
8
5
5
'Wicked Witchery' - linked to monsters
8
6
6
'The Horror of Horrors' - linked to play

 

9
1
1
'To read or not to read' - linked to Novel
9
2
2
'Unseen Poetry' - linked to Poetry
9
3
3
Detective Fiction - linked to Detective Genre
9
4
4
Disaster Ahead - linked to creative writing and S&L
9
5
5
'Non Fiction Success' - linked to non-fiction
9
6
6
'Exploring Shakespear' - linked to Romeo and Juliet

 

Homework projects accompany each unit of work covered in Years 7-9. The chart above shows the overview of KS3 courses. Pupils study a range of skills and topics preparing them and ensuring progress ready for Key Stage 4.

 


 

KS3 English Curriculum (PDF)

 


Course Plan

Y10 2016-17 Course Plan PARENTS (pdf)

Y11 2016-17 Course Plan PARENTS (pdf)

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