Subject Curriculum Statement for English - 2017/18
Year 7 are working on conveying information, personal writing, poetry, storytelling, drama, and author studies. Learners are studying fiction and non-fiction including The Way Home, an Introduction to Shakespeare, Ted Hughes’ Iron Man and Iron Woman, and T S Eliot’s Cats.
Year 8 are working on personal writing, author studies, storytelling and drama, investigating and comparing poetry and media studies. Learners are studying a range of fiction and non-fiction including autobiographies and biographies, Lemony Snicket, Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, Poetry, Mark Twain’s Huckleberry Finn and a range of newspapers, magazines and news websites.