English

We aim to ensure that all pupils:

  • Can read and engage with a variety of texts spanning different genres, historical periods, and contexts
  • Are able to understand how writers construct meaning through language, form and structure
  • Are able to express themselves using a variety of structures and for a variety of audiences and purposes
  • Develop a life-long love of reading and narrative

We seek to build conceptual understanding of:

  • Myth
  • Narrative structures
  • Writer’s use of language
  • Genre and conventions of writing
  • Power and ideology
  • Manipulation of a variety of sentence structures and punctuation structures for effect
  • Writing for audience and purpose
English – KS3

English – KS4

Media – AS

Media – A2