English

English Week 4

The tasks provided will allow you to continue practising a range of important reading and writing skills.

It is important that you check the school website for updates and complete all work to the best of your ability.

All tasks should include:

  • The full date.
  • A clear title and sub-heading for each task.

 

You are encouraged to send your work to the following email address for the English Department: english@theurswickschool.co.uk

 In your email, please include: your full name and Family Learning Group; your teacher’s name and the title of your work (as outlined in the table below).

 

Please complete the following tasks this week:

 

Novel/Task

Tick and record the date once you have completed each task.

Task complete

Date of completion

Week commencing 25/1/21

Marcus Rashford’ Letter: Writing to Persuade.

The English Department are keen to read your letters. We may even issue prizes! Send a final copy of your letter to: English@theurswickschool.co.uk

   
 

Gothic Fiction

   
 

Reading Tasks

   
 

Non-Fiction Tasks

   
 

Where the Wind Blows: Language Features

   

 

“Believe and Achieve”

 

 

English Week 3

The tasks provided will allow you to continue practising a range of important reading and writing skills.

It is important that you check the school website for updates and complete all work to the best of your ability.

All tasks should include:

  • The full date.
  • A clear title and sub-heading for each task.

 

Video 1                                                                          Video 2

English Week 1                            English Week 1

Please complete the following tasks this week:

 

 

Novel/Task

Tick and record the date once you have completed each task.

Task complete

Date of completion

Week commencing 18/1/21

The Great Gatsby

Complete all tasks.

   
 

Word Search

   
 

The Woman in Black

Complete all tasks.

   
 

Semantic Field:

Creative Writing Task (Black Friday) and semantic field examples.

   
 

Non-Fiction Tasks

   

Extension Task

Where the Wind Blows: Language Features.

   

 

 

“Believe and Achieve”

 

 

Year 9 Home Learning Booklet

English Week 2

The tasks provided will allow you to continue practising a range of important reading and writing skills.

It is important that you check the school website for updates and complete all work to the best of your ability.

All tasks should include:

  • The full date.
  • A clear title and sub-heading for each task.

 

Please complete the following tasks this week:

 

 

 

Novel/Task

Tick and record the date once you have completed each task.

Task complete

Date of completion

Week commencing 11/1/21

Dracula

Read the extract and complete all questions.

   
 

Pride and Prejudice

Read the extract and complete all questions.

   
 

Creative Writing Task.

   

 

 

“Believe and Achieve”

The tasks provided will allow you to continue practising a range of important reading and writing skills.

You should expect a new set of tasks to be uploaded at the beginning of each week. It is important that you check the school website for updates and complete all work to the best of your ability.

All tasks should include:

  • The full date.
  • A clear title and sub-heading for each task.

Please complete the following tasks this week:

Language devices task

The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe

  • Character analysis

Creative Writing Task

  • Write a 200-word description of a walk through wintery woodland.

 

 

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” -Nelson Mandela.