Y9 English

 

KS3 Curriculum Programme

Year

9

Subject

English

Unit 1 (Sep-Oct) Dystopian Fiction Reading and Writing:

 

Time Machine / War of the Worlds

Avatar and Dystopian extracts

 

Unit 2 (Nov-Jan) Literature study:

 

Of Mice and Men / Lord of the Flies

 

Unit 3 (Jan-Mar) GCSE Literature Course begins (exam in May Yr10):

 

Shakespeare : Much Ado About Nothing

 

Unit 4 (Apr-May) Poetry Anthology: Power and Conflict

 

 

 Unit 5 (June-July) Revise Shakespeare and Poetry

GCSE Language writing

 

Useful resources for GCSE study: Revision guides available for all Literature texts (Letts, Collins, CGP, York Notes)

Websites-

Mr Bruff:

https://www.youtube.com/user/mrbruff/playlists

Stacey Reay:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJhuqpyhE8NzYZFkwTzi_7g/playlists

Mr Salles:

https://www.youtube.com/user/dominicsalles/playlists

http://www.sparknotes.com/lit/