Year 9 English

Course Description

Teacher in Charge:

In English, students follow a course which integrates various strands of the English curriculum, with a strong focus on writing, speaking, and listening. Year 9 English is about “finding your voice”.

Learning Opportunities

In this course you will need to:

Develop these skills:Explore this content:
  • Written and oral communication skills.
  • Explore a Shakespearean text.
  • Collaborative group skills.
  • Read, view, and study extended and short written and visual texts.
  • Listening skills.
  • Themes-based approach, focused on a different literary theme each term.
  • Learning about how language is used for a specific purpose. 
  • Modelling a range of writing genres.

Year Levels/Departments:


Resources Required

Exercise book