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Year Plan - 1F    Ms Fullerton

Throughout the year you will be covering a wide range of English Activities. You may not understand what a few of the activities listed below actually involve but don't worry, that's why we are going to spend time learning them. If you can't wait that long, just ask and I'll answer.


ON-GOING ACTIVITIES
The activities below will run throughout the session:

Developing Library and Research Skills
Personal Reading and Reading for Gold
Close Reading Development using the Close Reading 11 to 14 book
Developing knowledge of Language using the S1 Homework Booklet
Writing for your personal K.A. webpage and Writer's Notebook
Class/Group Discussion and Individual Talk
Official Homework exercises - these will be issued by different subjects in turn
Regular use of Homework Diary
Routine set homework (eg completing and checking class assignments)
Self-help, voluntary homework activities


Main Areas - Getting to Know You

Reading Focus - Importance of Personal Reading
                      Reading Extracts and working out their context
Writing Focus  - Setting a Scene/ creating an atmosphere
                       Introducing a character
Talking Focus  - Discussion

Personal Focus - Using your Homework Diary



 



Main Areas – Winter “milestones”:Hallowe’en, Guy Fawkes Night, Christmas and related texts

Reading Focus -   Reading Extracts and appreciating the writer’s craft

Writing Focus  -  Instruction Writing

  Talking Focus  - group discussion

Personal Focus – Develop Personal Reading  



 


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To be arranged - A.F.








Suggestions and Feedback - 1P3

This is your chance to say what you really think about your English lessons. If there is some activity or lesson you really enjoyed then let us know. Likewise, if there is something you didn't enjoy or didn't understand or just thought could have been done differently then let us know about it. You should e-mail your ideas and feedback to: 1Bfeedback@kilmarnockacademy.co.uk . In the subject line of your e-mail put your full name and "1B English Feedback". Any comments you send will be posted below.



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