English

Key Stage 3 English Long-Term Planning

Year 7

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July

Pre 19th Century: Classical to Renaissance

Classical influences (including spoken element)

Introduction to Shakespeare and Shakespeare’s London

Pre 19th Century: Classical Influences in Shakespeare

Julius Caesar Soliloquy

Rhetoric (including spoken element)

Pre 19th Century: Evolving Form and Legacy of Renaissance

Sonnets and the Renaissance

 

Year 8 

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July

19th Century Fiction

Fiction and Non-Fiction: Great Expectations’ (Crime and Punishment and gothic elements); ‘Hard Times’ (industrialisation and education); ‘Frankenstein’ (gothic elements and scientific developments); ‘Jekyll and Hyde’ (duality of man and Darinism).

20th Century: Conflict in Literature

Conflict poetry: Who’s for the Game? And Dulce et Decorum Est. Modern conflict in ‘Belfast Confetti’.

20th Century: The Short Story Genre

‘Whole Town’s Sleeping’ by Ray Bradbury (reading and writing short narrative and America in the 1950s).

 

Key Stage 4 - GCSE English Language

Year 9

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July

Reading Skills and Writing Development

Language in C20th American Fiction: ’Of Mice and Men’

Focus on Writing to Express an Opinion (Transactional)

 

Year 10

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July

Exploration in Creative Reading and Writing

Writers’ Viewpoints and Perspectives

Revision as needed

 

Year 11

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July

Revision Paper 2 - Writing

Revision Paper 1 and Writing

Revision

 

Key Stage 4 - GCSE English Literature

Year 9

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July

Past and Present conflict poetry: Romanticism to Victorianism

Past and Present conflict poetry: Victorianism

Past and Present conflict poetry: 1914 and Beyond

Unseen Poetry

 

Year 10

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July

Renaissance Tragedy: Macbeth

19th Century Fiction: A Christmas Carol

Interspaced Revision and Mock Exam

 

Year 11

Autumn Term
Spring Term
Summer Term
Sep - Oct Nov - Dec Jan - Feb Feb - Easter Easter - May May - July

Modern Drama: An Inspector Calls

Poetry – Revisiting Anthology poetry and Unseen Poetry

Revision

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