Yr 9 English Curriculum | Catmose College

YR 9 ENGLISH CURRICULUM

TERMS I & 2

Prose : Animal Farm or Of Mice and Men

Creative Writing

Understanding of plot, characterisation, events and key themes

  • Social & historical context
  • Explore how the writer uses language, structure and form to create meaning and effect

 

TERMS 3 & 4

Study of Shakespeare: Julius Caesar

  • Historical context
  • Development of character and themes
  • Analysing Shakespeare’s use of language, structure and form
  • How to approach the extract question

 

TERM 5

Poetry unit:

Heaney/Clarke

Armitage/Duffy

Post- 1914 poetry

 

TERM 6

Get Creative! Unseen Poetry – the essential skills

Spoken language

 

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