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


KS3 curriculum map

KS4 curriculum map