English

Year 9

Ms Roxaan and

Ms Waliha

Welcome back students and parents.

Catch up for Term II Student Support Program.


SIMPLE PAST TENSE.docx
Charles Revision.pdf
All Summer in a Day Movie Poster Rubric.docx
Vocab Quiz Year 9 from The Time Machine Excerpt.docx
Plot Elements Chart.docx
school-ban-fidget-toys-30307-article_and_quiz.pdf
Plot Elements_Structure Analysis for Group Assignment for All Summer in a Day.docx
All Summer in a Day.pdf
Narrative Writing Revision.pdf
Charles.pdf
All Summer in a Day Revision.pdf

The Year Ahead

Curriculum Subject Guide Year 9.pdf

Term 1: Grading Weights

Copy of Term 1: Grade Weights

Important Dates

Assessments


Term 3: Test 1

Date: 22 April 2018

Focus: The Giver Chapters 10 - 16 (students should also have know what happens in the first part of the novel Chapters 1 - 9)


Test 2: 11 March

Focus for Test 2: The Giver Chapters 1 - 9


Test 1: 11 February 2018

Focus for Test 1: note-taking and writing a travel article


Focus for the week:

14 - 18 January

  • The Giver: Chapters 1 - 2
  • The Giver: Character Development and Rules that Govern Communities
  • Writing to Explore and Reflect:
      • Selecting and noting key information in travel texts
      • Comparing tone and register in travel texts
  • Short Assessment on Wednesday (17 January 2018)
    • Focus on: Chapters 1 -2 of The Giver
  • Homework:
    • Read Chapters 1 - 2 of The Giver
    • Travelling by Train in Iraq Worksheet
    • Written piece: Helpful Guide to Train Travel in Iraq
    • The Giver Worksheet

19 - 23 November

  • Short Story: My Return by H.G. Wells
  • Using tenses in Narrative Writing
  • Project 2: Creating a short animation using narrative techniques
  • Homework: Checkpoint pages 86-87
  • Short Assessment: Checkpoint pages 86-87

12 - 16 November

  • Short Story: My Return by H.G. Wells
  • Using tenses in Narrative Writing
  • Project 2: Creating a short animation using narrative techniques
  • Homework: Checkpoint pages 83-85
  • Short Assessment: Checkpoint pages 83-85