South Shields School

English

Subject Content Covered

Year 7


Learning Cycle 1 = Reading Assessments – Short Story/Prose

Learning Cycle 2 = Writing Assessments – Non-Fiction Writing and Grammar Skills

Learning Cycle 3 = Reading and Writing Assessments – Shakespeare – A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Additional Learning – (1 lesson a week) Mastery Key Writing Skills

 

Year 8


Learning Cycle 1 = Reading Assessments – Novel – Martyn Pig

Learning Cycle 2 = Writing Assessments – Gothic Literature

Learning Cycle 3 = Reading and Writing Assessments – Shakespeare – Romeo and Juliet

Additional Learning – (1 lesson a week) Mastery Key Writing Skills

 

Year 9


Learning Cycle 1 = Reading Assessments – 19th Century Literature

Learning Cycle 2 = Writing Assessments – AQA Poetry Anthology

Learning Cycle 3 = Reading and Writing Assessments – An Inspector Calls

Additional Learning – (1 lesson a week) Literacy Skills/Key Writing Skills

 

Year 10


Learning Cycle 1 = Reading Assessments – Jekyll and Hyde

Learning Cycle 2 = Writing Assessments – Language/Non Fiction

Learning Cycle 3 = Reading and Writing Assessments – Macbeth

Additional Learning – (1 lesson a fortnight/week) Writing Skills (AQA Language)

 

Year 11


Learning Cycle 1 = Reading Assessments – 2016 Interim Plan – An Inspector Calls – 2017 Poetry Anthology/Unseen Poetry

Learning Cycle 2 = Writing Assessments – Exam Skills/Gap Analysis

Additional Learning – Independent Learners’ Club and lesson six used for Writing Skills