Year 9 English
Teacher in Charge: Mr G. Peake
This course develops skills in written, oral and visual language through the study of books, stories, poems, film, drama and media. Specific areas include:
- Reading – developing personal reading, studying plot and character in literature
- Formal Writing – produce convincing and technically accurate paragraphs, instructions and explanations. Introduction to essays.
- Creative Writing – personal, descriptive, narrative
- Oral & Visual – presenting and reading oral and visual texts in a variety of forms including designing and developing digital texts fit for audience and purpose, speeches, monologues, posters, graphic novels and radio
- Information Literacy