Guidance on remote learning is available HERE.

In the event of your child receiving notification of a confirmed Covid-19 positive test result please complete the online form HERE.

1st - 5th February - If your child is already attending school, please click here to book place for your child.

If you are a critical worker and would like to enquire about the possibility of a place in school for your child, please phone 01733 246820 x 101.  

English

For further information on our English curriculum, please see our Programme of Study.

Read for Good Sponsored Read

Every year, Hampton College takes part in the UK's largest sponsored read. Since we started doing this in 2009, we have raised just over £4500 towards improving the lives of children in hospital as well as encouraging reading and literacy for our own students.

For more information visit this website: http://www.readforgood.org/

 

Reading for pleasure

Stuck for things to read? Use these websites for ideas: http://www.lovereading.co.uk/

http://www.carnegiegreenaway.org.uk/2010awards/carnegie_shortlist.php

Visit the above site for the shortlist of the books for 2010 Carnegie award.

 

Useful links

Key Stage 3

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/ks3bitesize/english/

Tips on reading fiction and non-fiction texts, developing communication skills and writing about Shakespeare.

www.englishplus.com/grammar

Good advice on addressing common mistakes.

Key Stage 4

http://mrbruff.com/mrbruffpodcast/

Podcasts on all areas of the GCSE.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/english

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zckw2hv

https://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/english

Notes, activities and exam questions on both English Language and English Literature.

https://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/english/gcse/english-literature-8702

Link to the AQA website to access mark schemes and past papers for English Literature.

https://www.aqa.org.uk/subjects/english/gcse/english-language-8700

Link to the AQA website to access mark schemes and past papers for English Language.

https://www.gcsepod.com/

Revision Pods for all literature texts studied (students will be given a log in by their English teacher).

Key Stage 5

http://www.greatbooksguide.com/OneHundredGreatestNovels.html
 

A website full of recommended reads for sixth formers.