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English S1 Course Plan 18/19

  • Curriculum Area:

    Reading

    Activity

    • Text Study
    • Understanding writer’s technique(19)
    • Characterisation/theme/using quotations
    • understanding technical skills(12)
    • Personal Reading Programme(11)
    • Close Reading(17)
    • Inferences/own words/summarising/quoting
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    Writing

    Curriculum for Excellence ‘Benchmark’

    Personal Reflective(30)-autobiography-paragraphing/sentence construction/word choice/engaging the reader/presentation and layout/proofreading

    Activity

    • Developing a writing style(20)
    • Spelling/Technical skills(21,23)
    • Presentation(24)
    • Purpose(26)
    • Audience(27)
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    Listening and Talking

    Activity

    • Talking to Learn- group discussion(2)
    • Active listening(4), including everyone/effective questioning/challenging/supporting/clarifying
    • Expanding/adopting roles/keeping on task/
    • Talking respectfully
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    Term 2 - Reading

    Activity

    • Text Study
    • Understanding Writer’s technique, understanding technical skills(12)
    • Critical Essay(19)
    • Personal Reading Skills(11)
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    Term 2 - Media

    Activity

    • Technical codes- mise-en-scene, camera, lighting, costume, colour, sound, music(4,7,8)
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    Term 2 - Writing

    Activity

    • Imaginative Writing(31),developing a writing style(20)
    • Paragraphing/sentence construction/word choice/engaging the reader/proofreading
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    Term 3 - Reading

    Activity

    • Text Study
    • Personal Reading Programme(11)
    • Close Reading non-fiction 11-14(17),understanding point of view(18)
  • Curriculum Area:

    Writing

    Curriculum for Excellence ‘Benchmark’

    • Functional  Writing skills

    Activity

    • Effective selection(13) reading/use of research(14,15),distilling information(16)presentation(24)
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    Listening and Talking

    Activity

    • Solo Talk-presentation skills-skilful communication(10)
    • Researching and editing content/eye-contact/pace/tone/use of power point/visual aids/rhetorical questions/use of humour/word choice/engaging the listener/effective conclusions
    • Talking for a purpose(9)understanding/using register(3)