English

The English curriculum is built around the three interrelated strands - Language, Literature and Literacy.  Our teaching and learning programs balance and integrate all three strands, focusing on developing, expanding and consolidating students’ skills in:

 

Phonics, Spelling and Grammer are important underlying skills that are taught in the junior years and continue throughout the senior years while students undertake complex and sophisticated texts.

 

Some examples of the activities and strategies we employ are: