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 English 11

Classes will meet on Wednesday and Friday afternoons from 12:00 to 2:30; English 11 is offered in both terms, September and February.

NOTE: These classes will not be continuous entry. No students will be admitted after the end of the second week of classes.

This course is designed to prepare you for university or college level writing, reading and oral requirements. A student blog is administered by the teacher.  Participation will help students to obtain a higher level of proficiency in English.

English 11 Prerequisites

Students who wish to take English 11 must have completed English 10 or its equivalent in a secondary school or have an equivalent ability in English. Adult students must complete Communications 12 unless otherwise advised by their teachers. An assessment test must be completed by students who have not taken a local English credit at the appropriate level within the past five years.

If test results indicate weakness in any area, students will be offered upgrading to help them to meet course requirements.

Areas Studied

Writing and Grammar
Short Story
Poetry
Novel or Drama or Film
Non-fiction


Organization

Keep all your course materials in a single 3 to 4 inch binder. Review of assignments and notes will be necessary before unit tests.

Classes will meet on Wednesday and Friday afternoons from 12:00 to 2:30 p.m.

Assignment of Marks

Marks are awarded to students based on all work done. Marks for oral work and participation will be awarded (30% of total) thus regular attendance is critical to your success.