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ENG1D English


Course Overview

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Short Stories

» The Weapon
» The Test
» The Erne from the Coast
» The Veldt
» The Stone Boy
» Antaeus

This course is designed to develop the oral communication, reading, writing and media literacy skills that students need for success in their secondary school academic programs and in their daily lives. Students will analyse literary texts from contemporary and historical periods, interpet informational and graphic texts, and create oral, written and media texts in a variety of forms. An important focus will be on the use of strategies that contribute to effective communication. This course is intended to prepare students for the Grade 10 academic English course.

Units of Study:
1. Short Stories
2. Mythology
3. Moonfleet
4. The Merchant of Venice
5. The Giver
6. Poetry
7. Media: Film & Print