English Year 9 Remote Learning Map for Self Isolation of up to 14 days

Students can chose to start at the top of the learning map and work their way chronologically down the list which will help with memory retention or go to an area directed by their teacher.

Autumn Term Sep – Dec

Topic: A Christmas Carol and Descriptive Writing

  • Pupils will study the novel A Christmas Carol in preparation for their GCSE examination. Pupils will acquire a sound knowledge of the plot, characters and the themes presented throughout the novel.  Pupils will also develop an awareness of the play’s context and learn how to effectively analyse its implications on the text.

SELF ISOLATING REMOTE LEARNING LINKS

1.Victorian London https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/inside-victorian-london-64u6cc
2.Dickens’ life https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/insight-into-dickens-life-c8rpct
3.Meeting Scrooge https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/meeting-scrooge-65j68c
4.Charity and poverty https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/scrooge-charity-and-poverty-65k66e
5.London https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/scrooge-and-london-cgr6ct
6.Marley’s ghost https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/marleys-ghost-69jk0d
7.Ghost of Christmas Past https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/the-ghost-of-christmas-past-6tgp2c
8.Scrooge in the past (1) https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/scrooge-in-the-past-part-1-68uk2c
9.Scrooge in the past (2) https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/scrooge-in-the-past-part-2-c8w3jc
10.Ghost of Christmas Present https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/the-ghost-of-christmas-present-6cvk2r
11.Scrooge in the present https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/scrooge-in-the-present-6ct64e
12.Family and friendship https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/family-and-friendship-c8r3ac
13.Scrooge and children https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/scrooge-and-the-children-6gw68t
14.Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/the-ghost-of-christmas-yet-to-come-chk3jt
15.Victorian society https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/the-vices-of-victorian-society-70wkjc
16.Redemption https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/the-redemption-of-scrooge-cnjp8r
17.A changed man https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/scrooge-a-changed-man-6hh62c
18.A new life https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/scrooge-a-new-life-crtp6r
19.Scrooge and you https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/scrooge-and-you-c9k6cr
20.Dickens, the messenger https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/scrooge-the-messenger-of-dickens-c4u30c

Spring Term Jan – Apr

Topic: Anthology Poetry and Comparative Analysis

  • Pupils will study a selection of poems from the Power and Conflict anthology. Pupils will become familiar with their content, context and overall impact on their audience through the analysis of both language and structure. Pupils will begin to compare poetry based on themes and intent.

SELF ISOLATING REMOTE LEARNING LINKS

1.What makes a poem? https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/introduction-to-poetry-what-makes-a-poem-a-poem-6dk3jd
2.Personification https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/creative-writing-poetry-personification-70tkcr
3.Similes and metaphors https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/creative-writing-simile-and-metaphor-6cw3gr
4.Sound and rhyme https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/creative-writing-poetry-sound-and-rhyme-cgv38r
5.Planning poems https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/creative-writing-poetry-planning-poems-cru36c
6.Writing poetry https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/creative-writing-poetry-writing-poetry-ccvk4d
7.Poetic structure https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/introduction-to-poetry-structure-6th6cr
8.Emotions in poetry https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/introduction-to-poetry-big-ideas-and-emotions-in-poetry-6dj38c
9.Imagery in poetry https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/introduction-to-poetry-imagery-cgt68r
10.Poetic rhyme schemes https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/introduction-to-poetry-rhyme-scheme-65k3gd
11.Poetry-rhythm https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/introduction-to-poetry-rhythm-6nhkjc
12.Poetry-metre https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/introduction-to-poetry-metre-6gukjd
13.Charge of the Light Brigade (1) https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/charge-of-the-light-brigade-part-1-6wv6cc
14.Charge of the Light Brigade (2) https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/charge-of-the-light-brigade-part-2-cgrkjd
15.Exposure (1) https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/exposure-part-1-ccwp4d
16.Exposure (2) https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/exposure-part-2-68u62r
17.Poppies (1) https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/poppies-part-1-6dgk0d
18.Poppies (2) https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/poppies-part-2-6xjk4c
19.Ozymandias (1) https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/ozymandias-part-1-chjkct
20.Ozymandias (2) https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/ozymandias-part-2-language-form-and-structure-65j68d

Summer Term 1 Apr – July

Topic: Macbeth and Writing with a Viewpoint

  • Pupils will study the Shakespeare play Macbeth in preparation for their GCSE examination. Pupils will acquire a sound knowledge of the plot, characters and the themes presented throughout the play.  Pupils will also develop an awareness of the play’s context and learn how to effectively analyse its implications on the text.

SELF ISOLATING REMOTE LEARNING LINKS

1.James I and witchcraft https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/historical-context-james-i-witchcraft-and-regicide-cmu32c
2.The witches https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/the-witches-65h3ed
3.Tragedy and the tragic hero https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/shakespeare-tragedy-and-the-tragic-hero-74uket
4.The witches and the tragic hero https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/the-witches-and-the-tragic-hero-68rkge
5.Meeting Macbeth https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/meeting-macbeth-6rup4r
6.Macbeth meets the witches https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/macbeth-meets-the-witches-cgrp2r
7.Lady Macbeth https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/lady-macbeth-c9jk2c
8.Plotting murder https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/plotting-murder-6gukgr
9.King Duncan’s demise https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/anticipating-the-death-of-king-duncan-6xj6ae
10.The King is dead https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/duncan-dies-6tgk2d
11.The aftermath https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/reactions-to-the-murder-6cv3cr
12.Friend or foe? https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/macbeth-considers-banquo-cdk32r
13.Murder on the mind https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/plotting-more-murder-6rw38t
14.Bye bye Banquo https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/banquos-murder-cmuk6r
15.Banquo’s ghost https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/the-ghost-of-banquo-65j3gr
16.The witches again https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/the-second-prophecies-64vk0d
17.Macduff and Malcolm https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/macduff-and-malcolm-6mvk6d
18.Lady’s Macbeth’s guilt https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/guilt-and-lady-macbeth-cgup4r