Ms Bianca Year 10

IGCSE ENGLISH LITERATURE

Year 10 IGCSE Literature Overview for 2019-2020



English LIT 10 curriculum guide 2019.20 (1).docx

Year 10 IGCSE Literature Syllabus 2019-2020

English Literature Syllabus (2).pdf

Important Dates:

TEST WEEK FOCUS

Learners will be tested on their knowledge of the content of literary text, as well as their understanding regarding the meaning of literary texts and their context. They also need to be able to recognise and appreciate the ways in which writers use language, structure and form and lastly be able to communicate a sensitive and informed personal response to the text.



Mid Term Break Homework:

Read Act 1 of a Raisin in the Sun

Due: 26 October 2019

Prepare for Test Week commencing on the 3 November

Focus of the Week:

15 - 19 September:

Drama:

  • The Glass Menagerie - Empathic writing techniques


Poetry:

  • Caged Bird

22 September - 26 September

Poetry:

  • Caged Bird

Drama:

  • Death of Salesman - Responding to characters and themes


29 September - 03 October

Poetry:

  • Caged Bird

Drama:

  • A taste of Honey - Responding to characters and setting the scene

6 October - 10 October

Poetry:

  • Little Boy Crying

Drama:

  • A taste of Honey - Responding to characters and setting the scene

13 October - 17 October

Poetry:

  • Little Boy Crying

Drama:

  • Introduction to A Raisin in the sun

27 October - 31 October

Poetry:

  • Mid-term break

Drama:

  • A Raisin in the sun: Act 1 Scene 1

3 November - 7 November

Poetry:

  • Mid-term break
  • Test Week

10 November - 14 November

Poetry:

  • Mid-term Break
  • Mid-term Break presentations

17 November - 21 November

Poetry:

  • Sonnet 43

Drama:

  • A Raisin in the sun: Act 1 Scene 2


24 November - 28 November

Poetry:

  • Sonnet 43

Drama:

  • A Raisin in the sun: Act 1 Scene 2

24 November - 28 November

Poetry:

  • Sonnet 43

Drama:

  • A Raisin in the sun: Act 2 Scene 1

1 December - 5 December

Poetry:

  • Sonnet 43

Drama:

  • A Raisin in the sun: Act 2 Scene 1 Stereotypes

8 December - 12 December

Poetry:

  • Rising Five

Drama:

  • A Raisin in the sun: Act 2 Scene 1 Stereotypes

15 December - 17 December

Poetry:

  • Rising Five

5 January - 9 January

Poetry:

  • Rising Five

Drama:

  • A Raisin in the sun: Act 2 Scene 1 Themes

12 January - 16 January

Poetry:

  • Rising Five

Drama:

  • A Raisin in the sun: Act 2 Scene 2 Themes