English in Year 4

Curriculum Framework – Year 4

Global Themes

  • Identity and Diversity (individuality, stereotypes, perception, poverty, accepting differences, gender, cultural diversity)
  • Sustainable Development & Globalisation (pollution, global warming, dependency of the environment, conservation, biodiversity, recycling, comparisons across the world, human impact on the environment)
  • Human Rights/ Power & Governance (empathy, respect for people, people can bring about change, freedom, peace & conflict, decision-making, community, immigration)


Whole school novel: My name is not Refugee- Human Rights/ Power & Governance immigration (studied during December 2019)


Whole school: Free Write Friday- Cressida Cowell


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