English and Media Faculty

KS3 Curriculum Intro:

In Key Stage 3 English lessons we study a wide range of modern and classic prose, poetry and drama giving our students a broad experience of literature. Through the exploration of texts, students build on their literacy skills as well as developing their learning skills.

We aim to make learning fun, interactive and challenging with interesting resources and opportunities making all units accessible for every student.

 

Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term

Y7

First half term:

Exploring the Modern Novel

Second half term:

The City: Reading and Writing Around London

First half term:

Where is our language from?

Beowulf

Second half term:

Exploring a Shakespearian Play

First half term:

Be a Reporter!

Second half term:

Be a Film maker!

Y8

First half term:

Roots: Poems from Different Places and Cultures

Second half term:

Be a Politician!

First half term:

Exploring our Literary Heritage: The Gothic Genre

Second half term:

Analysing the Modern Novel and Different Forms of Writing

First half term:

James Bond

Second half term:

Discovering a Modern Play

 

Y9

First half term:

Be a Campaigner!

Second half term:

Evaluating the Modern Novel

First half term:

Poems from Different Times

Second half term:

Interpreting Shakespeare:

Romeo and Juliet

First half term:

Imagine, Explore, Entertain

Second half term:

Investigating Short Stories

Be a Creative Writer!

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