The Key Stage 3 curriculum has been planned across all English departments within the All-Through Trust, ensuring seamless assessment and progression from Years 7-9.
The programme of study is intended to prepare students for the demands of the GCSE specification, which they will begin in Year 10.
This year, the course covers:
- Modern Fiction
- Creative Writing
- Non Fiction reading and writing
- Viewpoint writing
- 19th Century Literature
Click here to see key dates for Year 9 students.
Year 9 Course Overview
Autumn Term: Creative Writing & Class Reader
Spring Term: Non-Fiction & Viewpoint Writing
Summer Term: 19th Century Unit & Poetry: Power and Conflict
Year 9 will be given a transition homework task to complete over the Summer to aid in their preparation for Yr 10. This will be handed to them in the last week of term.