Year 10 English
Teacher in Charge: Mrs I. Jennings
Year 10 English is designed to prepare students for NCEA Level 1. There may be opportunities to gain Level 1 credits if students meet the Level 1 NCEA standard for: formal writing, creative writing, speaking, creating a visual text and wide reading/personal responses. They will be offered to students according to their skill level, and if their work meets the various NCEA Level 1 standards.
Students will learn:
- Literature studies - novel, short stories, songs and poetry
- Film/Moving images study
- Reading for meaning
- Writing to express ideas in formal and personal writing
- Creative Writing
- Increasing knowledge of language features and their purpose
- Increasing knowledge of punctuation, grammar and spelling.
Recommended Prior Learning
Year 10 English is a compulsory core subject.