English - Year 7

Week Beginning - 1st June

What I will be learning about - 

Planning a piece of descriptive writing

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • You will plan a piece of creative writing based on the Minotaur and use pathetic fallacy to set the scene.

Resources I will need to use

https://www.thenational.academy/year-7/english/descriptive-writing-planning-a-description-year-7-wk5-1

 

https://www.thenational.academy/year-7/english/descriptive-writing-setting-the-scene-year-7-wk5-2

Week Beginning - 18th May

What I will be learning about - 

Analysing the language in a piece of travel writing

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • You will analyse and evaluate a short video on Vietnam.  You will be able to comment on and answer questions on a piece of writing from a Lonely Planet Travel Guide

Resources I will need to use

Vietnam PPT and worksheet.

 

https://eggbuckland.sharepoint.com/:u:/g/english/ETB32hNhtA5Gp8JlHKDMDI4B0ijlRvnt7BJGilLUaMbHrA?e=CEcRJ2

Week Beginning - 11th May

What I will be learning about - 

Planning and evaluating an extended piece of writing

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • You will be able to plan, write and DIRT an extended piece of travel writing.

Resources I will need to use

Extended writing PPT

 

https://eggbuckland.sharepoint.com/:p:/g/english/ERc9xeC3kQBAhtNhHhFniQQBMYGtXtoXBJNFZUP0f8bbAw?e=3RXoFk

Week Beginning - 4th May

What I will be learning about - 

How travel writing can be negative

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • You will be able to analyse the use of negative language in a piece of text.  You will be able to use persuasive devices and negative language in your own piece of travel writing.

Resources I will need to use

Can travel writing be negative PPT?  Holidays from Hell video (on the PPT)

 

https://eggbuckland.sharepoint.com/:p:/g/english/ERNWvkPgpfFFqNY8AfVyQ2IBERlQ19shy-3UaLfrot82BQ?e=7Ns9wp

Educake task

Week Beginning - 27th April

What I will be learning about - 

The art of persuasion

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • You will be able to analyse the use of persuasive techniques in a piece of text.  You will be able to use persuasive devices in your own piece of travel writing.

Resources I will need to use

How can we persuade someone to travel somewhere?  PPT

 

https://eggbuckland.sharepoint.com/:p:/g/english/Ed7_i1FrAtFDljYET2YWhq8BIZgeZX9rBsKs4ssQONoxyA?e=F9fRb8

Week Beginning - 20th April

What I will be learning about - 

Identifying audience and purpose

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • You will identify the audience and purpose of different pieces of travel writing.  You will be able to identify aspects of the writer’s language which match the audience and purpose of the writing.

  • I hour reading

Resources I will need to use

PAFT PPT

 

Educake Bill Bryson Task

www.educake.co.uk

Week Beginning - 14th April

What I will be learning about - 

What is travel writing?

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • You will know the key ingredients in a piece of travel writing.  You will be able to compare and evaluate the effectiveness of two pieces of travel writing.

  • Evaluate - to determine the level, value, or worth of; appraise.

  • 1 hour reading

Resources I will need to use

What is Travel Writing? PPT

Other useful learning resources

Click the link below to download your Knowledge Organiser. 

KS3 English

Each lesson in the booklet has a ‘Pen to Paper’ task that should be used as Deliberate Practice

Designated Safeguarding Lead Officer Mrs E Smith - Assistant Principal 

Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead  Mrs K Gibson

Mr A Calderwood

Safeguarding trained and SENDCo 

Mr I Lowcock

Eggbuckland Community College 

Westcott Close, Eggbuckland, 

Plymouth, PL6 5YB

Phone: 01752 779061

email:

mailbox@eggbuckland.com

If you have any queries please contact the School Administrators

Mrs A Pillage

Miss J Rogers

Mrs S Pain

Request for paper copies of the information on this website
can be made by contacting us.
Website Designed by Eggbuckland Design & Media
© Eggbuckland Community College Multi Academy Trust 2020
whisper.png
Logos 2015 - maroon - solid background.j
AFA ECC Logo.jpg