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Year 11 Learning Plans

YEAR PLAN

Year 11

 

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE:

Autumn 1

‘Macbeth’

 

 

 

(1 lesson per week on transactional writing)

Formative and Summative assessment

Notes on characters and themes,

Writer’s craft analysis;

Analysis and annotation of extracts – exam responses to extract.

Essay writing exercises relating to characters and themes;

Internet research of text.

 

 

Autumn 2

 

Exam skills and annotation of ‘An Inspector Calls’

 

Formative and Summative assessment

 

 

Mock examination-

Language Component 2 Pre 19th and 21st Century Reading (1 hour) Transactional Writing (1 hour)

Literature – Full paper – 2 hours – Shakespeare (1 hour) Seen Poetry (1 hour)

 

Notes on character, themes, social and historical context;

Writer’s craft analysis;

Director’s approach – consider staging / setting;

Essay writing exercises;

Internet research of text;

Essay drafting.

Spring 1

Revision of Seen and Unseen Poetry

 

 

(1 lesson per week on narrative writing)

Formative and Summative Assessment

Notes on the key themes linking the seen poetry;

Writer’s craft analysis;

Key quotes grid;

Learn poetic terminology;

Essay writing exercises;

Essay drafting.

 

Spring 2

Exam response to 19th Century Novel – ‘A Christmas Carol’

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Formative and Summative Assessment

 

Mock examination

Language- Post 20th CENT Reading – Fiction and Narrative writing (Component 1 -  2 hours)

Literature – Full paper – 2 hours 30 mins – Play (1 hour) Pre 19th Cent Prose (45 mins) and Unseen Poetry (45mins)

 

Notes on character, themes, social and historical context;

Writer’s craft analysis;

Illustration / labelling of assessment character;

Essay writing exercises;

Internet research of text;

Essay drafting

 

Summer 1

Revision Priorities determined by the teacher

 

Exam Practice

All forms of revision

 

WIDER READING FOR THE AUTUMN TERM:

 

 

The set texts and GCSE English Language and English Literature revision guides for each of the set texts are available via the school payment system.