English

Curriculum Leader: L Raven

KS3

YearOverview of Topics Covered
7Term 1: Prose Study – ‘Stormbreaker’
Term 2: Drama Text – ‘Frankenstein’
Term 3: Creative Writing – ‘Quest’
Term 4: Exploring Poetry
Term 5: Prose Study – ‘Face’
Term 6: Transactional Writing
8Term 1: Prose Study – ‘Stone Cold’
Term 2: Drama Text – ‘The Tempest’
Term 3: Imaginative Writing – ‘Detective’
Term 4: Victorian Poetry
Term 5: Prose Study – ‘Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
Term 6: Transactional Writing

KS4

YearOverview of Topics Covered
9Term 1: Prose Study – ‘Lord of the Flies’
Term 2: Imaginative Writing – ‘Gothic’
Term 3: Drama Text – ‘An Inspector Calls’
Term 4: Poetry Through the Ages
Term 5: Drama Text – ‘Romeo and Juliet’
Term 6: Non-Fiction and Transactional Writing – ‘Travel Writing’
10Term 1: Literature Paper 1 – ‘Animal Farm’
Term 2: Language Paper 1
Term 3: Literature Paper 1 – ‘Romeo and Juliet’
Term 4: Literature Paper 2 – ‘Great Expectations’
Term 5: Language Paper 2 – Non-Fiction and Transactional Writing
Term 6: Literature Paper 2 – ‘Poetry Comparison’
11Term 1: Literature Paper 2 – ‘Poetry Anthology and Comparisons’ and ‘Great Expectations’
Term 2: Literature Paper 1
Term 3: Language Paper 1 – Fiction and Imaginative Writing
Term 4: Language Paper 2 – ‘Non-fiction and Transactional Writing
Term 5: Exam Skills and Revision