Year 8 English
Learners will approach texts and skills through the lens of a certain theme each term. They will make real-world connections and improve literacy skills through writing, speaking, and reading.
Film study and film language
Novel study and close reading of unfamiliar text
Writing - formal and creative
Recommended Prior Learning
Year 7 English or ESOL
Course Costs and Equipment
$20 for Education Perfect and photocopying
Assessment InformationFilm Techniques and their Effects 4 credits
Formal Writing 5 credits
Unfamiliar Written Text Features and their Effects 5 credits
Speaking Skills 4 credits
Although we aim to enable every learner to have the course that they prefer, limited places or learning requirements may restrict learners' choices.