|Subject Length||Full Year|
|Staff Contact||Shannyn Daniel
Year 8 English focuses on developing students’ knowledge, understanding, skills and processes of speaking, listening, reading, viewing and writing with purpose, clarity and confidence, within the fields of Language (knowing about the English language), Literature (appreciating, understanding, analysing and creating literature) and Literacy (expanding the skills of English usage).
Students complete a range of written, oral and multimodal tasks to demonstrate their language skills, knowledge and understanding, and are assessed against the Australian Curriculum Achievement Standards. By the end of Year 8, students will demonstrate:
Students will be enrolled in Connect English or English based on teacher recommendations and parent approval. Teacher recommendations are based on previous achievements, PAT and NAPLAN results.