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Newark Hill Academy

English

It is so important that we provide pupils with the tools to prepare them for, not only secondary school, but life. We lead a rigourous curriculum where the key skills of reading, writing and is key.

Attached are some documents that outline how we ensure our learnings have all the key skills required for their next stage of education.

Reading

 

Writing

At the Newark Hill Academy, we use catchy sentence types to help children vary their sentence structures in writing. This runs alongside our grammar teaching so the parts are clearly understood. Here are the sentence types we refer to in order of complexity.  Click on the name to watch a video to explain how to build each one.

Simple Sentence

Simple Question

Noun Phrase 

2AD 

What + !

List

BOYS

Many Questions

Verb, person

Emotion word, comma

Simile

3_ed

If, if, if then

Some; others

The more, the more

Noun. who which where

De:de

Irony

O. (I)

Imagine 3