KS4 English

Reading and comprehension

Pupils will be able to:

  • summarise and evaluate with accuracy and understanding
  • understand and make valid responses to explicit and implicit meanings and viewpoints
  • analyse and evaluate relevant aspects of language, grammar and structure
  • support their understanding and opinions with references to textsmake credible links and comparisons between texts


Pupils will be able to:

  • communicate effectively, sustaining the reader’s interest
  • produce coherent and well-structured  texts
  • vary sentence types and structures and use vocabulary/language devices appropriate to purpose and effect
  • spell, punctuate and use grammar accurately with occasional errors