English

Aims

The English curriculum at Atam Academy promotes high standards of language and literacy by equipping pupils with a strong command of the spoken and written word, and develops their love of literature through widespread reading for enjoyment.

The English curriculum aims to ensure that all pupils:

  • read easily, fluently and with good understanding
  • develop the habit of reading widely and often, for both pleasure and information
  • acquire a wide vocabulary, an understanding of grammar and knowledge of linguistic conventions for reading, writing and spoken language
  • appreciate our rich and varied literary heritage
  • write clearly, accurately and coherently, adapting their language and style in and for a range of contexts, purposes and audiences
  • use discussion in order to learn; they are able to elaborate and explain clearly their understanding and ideas
  • are competent in the arts of speaking and listening, making formal presentations, demonstrating to others and participating in debate.

Primary Writing Long Term Plans

Writing Year 1 Long Term Plan

Writing Year 2 Long Term Plan

Writing Year 3 Long Term Plan

Writing Year 4 Long Term Plan

Writing Year 5 Long Term Plan

Writing Year 6 Long Term Plan

 

Secondary English Long Term Plans

English Year 7 Long Term Plan

English Year 8 Long Term Plan

English Year 9 Long Term Plan