English – Year 9
Year 9 will study five units of work, leaving time for pre-SATs
revision. These units may be ordered in any way during the year, according to
the teacher’s plan and the needs of the class.
Units of Work:
There are three main areas of study in English, En l, 2 and 3. These are
assessed according to the schedule below.
The National Curriculum is assessed in levels from 1 to seven.
In Year 8 and 9, pupils would be expected to be scoring between Levels
– is your son/daughter’s ability to speak and listen.
– is your son/daughter’s ability to read and understand texts.
– is your son/daughter’s ability to write in various forms.
9 Autumn term English Tests and Assessments.
Enl – speaking and listening assessments in pairs.
En 2/3 – reading and writing test (KAT f) lasting 30 minutes, based on a past paper (l998 SAT section A) one task from section C will be set as homework.
Coursework / best work for folder.
En 3 – writing test (KAT g) 30 minutes on a past paper (l996 SAT
section B) with a similar advert deconstruction as preparation homework.