KS4 New GCSE Programme of Study

Bonus Pastor School                                                                                                                               English Department         

Programme of study Key Stage 4 (3 yr course)

 

 

Year 9

 

Aut 1 yr 9

Aut 2 yr 9

Spring 1 yr 9

Spring 2 yr 9

Summer 1 yr 9

Summer 2 yr 9

Unit/topic

Animal Farm

A Xmas Carol

Poetry

Lord Of the Flies/DNA

Non fiction

Macbeth

reading

Whole text study

Analysing extracts

Comparing pre post 20th C

Whole text study

Range of pre and post 20th C NF (themed)

Introduction to the whole play, plot character

writing

Writing to persuade

Extended analytical essay

Writing to describe

Extended analytical essay

Writing to compare

Writing a poem

Writing to argue/advise

Writing NF

Writing in role

Assessment

Lit essay

Lang Descriptive writing

Lit comparing poems essay

Lang: writing to express a POV

Lang Reading comprehension and comparison

End of yr exams past papers in lang and Lit

 

Bonus Pastor School                                                                                                                               English Department      

Programme of study Key Stage 4 (3 yr course)

 

Year 10

 

Aut 1 yr 10

Aut 2 yr 10

Spring 1 yr 10

Spring 2 yr 10

Summer 1 yr 10

Summer 2 yr 10

Unit/topic

London: Time and Place

 

Conflict: points of view

reading

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (lit p1)

19th  /  20th C Non fiction

(Sight unseen: Non fiction book place theme).L p2

Poetry: half of Power /Conflict Cluster: evoking a place. (lit p2)

Unseen Fiction: extracts London and other places (L p1)

Inspector Calls (lit p2)

Inspector Calls (lit p2)

writing

Analysing an extract

Extended whole text essays

 

Creative Writing: describing places (lang p1)

Creative writing: describing places

(lang p1)

Writing Points of View (lang p2 )

Oral: persuasive speech

Assessment

Jekyll and Hyde extract question

Lang paper 2 reading part

 

Lit Jekyll and Hyde exam question

 

Comparing Poetry Question

Lang paper 1 complete exam

Lit Jekyll and Hyde exam question

 

Lang Paper 2 Writing NF part

Lang Paper 1 complete exam

Lang paper 2 Complete exam.

Lit paper 2 complete exam

 

Bonus Pastor School                                                                                                                               English Department         

Programme of study Key Stage 4 (3 yr course)

 

Year 11

 

Aut 1 yr 11

Aut 2 yr 11

Spring 1 yr 11

Spring 2 yr 11

Summer 1 yr 11

Summer 2 yr 11

Unit/topic

Power Conflict War

Revision

reading

Macbeth (lit p1)

Macbeth

 

Jekyll and Hyde revision (Lit p1)

Poetry second half of conflict cluster

 

Unseen Poetry (lit p2)

Comparing 19th /20th C Non fiction (conflict theme) Lang p 2

Inspector Calls

Poetry (lit p2)

Unseen fiction (L p1)

 

writing

Writing to express a POV Lang p2

(conflict theme)

Writing to express POV Lang p 2 (war)

Creative Writing (Lang p1)

 

 

 

Assessment

Macbeth question

Lit paper 1 complete exam (J and H, Macbeth)

Unseen Poetry Question

Lang Paper 2 complete exam (Reading NF, writing POV)

Mock Lang p 1

Mock Lit p 2