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Welcome to Level 3 English

On the left-hand side of this page, you will find links to useful resources for the internal English standards offered in English Balanced and English Literature, as well as other useful resources.

First is the outline for the BALANCED course. Scroll down for the LITERATURE course outline at the bottom of the page:


W.S.C Level 3 13EGB and 13EGR Timeline 2018


WEEK

TERM ONE

Major event


1

29 Jan – 2 Feb

TOD Tuesday


2

5 – 9 Feb

Mon/Tues Hol

Introduction to course/expectations; AS91478 Connections launch

3

12 – 16 Feb


AS91478 Connections short text study related to overall theme/connection

4

19 – 23 Feb


AS91478 Connections complete log #1

5

26 Feb – 2 Mar


AS91475 Writing portfolio /Connections log #2

6

5 – 9 Mar


AS91475 Writing Portfolio draft #1 due

7

12 – 16 Mar


AS91478 Connections log #3 & #4 self-selected

8

19 – 23 Mar

Senior Prog  Rep

AS91478 Connections teaching for report

9

26 – 30 Mar

Easter Fri

AS91478 Connections: Assessment 4 CREDITS

10

2 – 6 Apr

Easter Mon/Tues

AS91475 Writing portfolio

11

9 – 13 Apr


AS91475 Writing portfolio

WEEK

Term TWO

Major event

             

1

30 Apr – 4 May


AS91475 Writing Portfolio draft #2 due

2

7 – 11 May


AS91472 or AS91473 Literature Study #1 Written or Visual

3

14 – 18 May


Literature Study #1

4

21 – 25 May


Literature Study #1

5

28 May – 1 Jun

Seniors No Trips

Literature Study #1 + Teach essay skills for exam

6

4 – 8 Jun

QB Mon/Exams

EXAMS AS91472 or AS91473 Literature Study #1 response to text essay

7

11 – 15 Jun


AS91476 oral or AS91477 visual presentation student choice of standard

8

18 – 22 Jun

Senior Prog  Rep

AS91476 oral or AS91477 visual presentation

9

25 – 29  Jun

Senior Parent Int

AS91476 oral or AS91477 visual presentation

10

2 – 6 July


AS91476 oral or AS91477 visual presentation: Assessment 3 CREDITS

WEEK

Term THREE

Major event

                   

1

23 – 27 July


AS91475 Writing portfolio

2

30 July – 3 Aug


AS91475 Writing portfolio draft #3 due

3

6 – 10 Aug


AS91472 or AS91473 Literature Study #2 Written or Visual

4

13 – 17 Aug


Literature Study #2

5

20 – 24 Aug


Literature Study #2

6

27 – 31 Aug


Literature Study #2

7

3 – 7 Sep

Tournament

Literature Study #2

8

10 – 14 Sep

Senior Exams

EXAMS AS91472 and AS91473 response to text essays

9

17 – 21 Sep

Seniors No Trips

AS91475 Writing portfolio selecting, editing and crafting

10

24 – 28 Sep

Seniors No Trips

AS91475 Writing portfolio: Assessment 6 CREDITS

WEEK

Term FOUR

Major event

 

1

15 – 19 Oct


NCEA external exam preparation

2

22 – 26 Oct

Lab Day Mon

NCEA external exam preparation

3

29 Oct – 2 Nov


NCEA external exam preparation

4

5 – 9 Nov


NCEA exams begin: 8 CREDITS

5

12 – 16 Nov



6

19 – 23 Nov



7

26 – 30 Nov



8

3 – 7 Dec









Note that you will be developing your writing for the portfolio throughout the year


W.S.C Level 3 13EGL Timeline 2018


WEEK

TERM ONE

Major event


1

29 Jan – 2 Feb

TOD Tuesday


2

5 – 9 Feb

Mon/Tues Hol

Introduction to course/expectations; AS91479 Critical study introduction

3

12 – 16 Feb


AS91472 Literature Study #1 Written: Shakespeare’s ‘Othello’

4

19 – 23 Feb


AS91472 Literature Study #1

5

26 Feb – 2 Mar


AS91472 Literature Study #1 / Critical study centred on ‘Othello’

6

5 – 9 Mar


AS91472 Literature Study #1 formative response essay

7

12 – 16 Mar


AS91479 Critical study

8

19 – 23 Mar

Senior Prog  Rep

AS91479 Critical study hypothesis/questions/readings checkpoint

9

26 – 30 Mar

Easter Fri

AS91475 Writing portfolio first block linked to literature study

10

2 – 6 Apr

Easter Mon/Tues

AS91475 Writing portfolio first block linked to literature study draft #1

11

9 – 13 Apr


AS91475 Writing portfolio second block

WEEK

Term TWO

Major event

             

1

30 Apr – 4 May


AS91475 Writing portfolio second block  draft #2 / Critical study checkpoint

2

7 – 11 May


AS91472 Literature Study #2 Written: Fitzgerald’s ‘The Great Gatsby’

3

14 – 18 May


AS91472 Literature Study #2

4

21 – 25 May


AS91472 Literature Study #2 / Critical study checkpoint

5

28 May – 1 Jun

Seniors No Trips

AS91472 Literature Study #2

6

4 – 8 Jun

QB Mon/Exams

EXAMS: AS91472 Literature Study

7

11 – 15 Jun


AS91475 Writing portfolio third block / Critical study report first section draft

8

18 – 22 Jun

Senior Prog  Rep

AS91475 Writing portfolio third block draft #3

9

25 – 29  Jun

Senior Parent Int

AS91479 Critical study full draft submitted for feedback

10

2 – 6 July


AS91479 Critical study: Assessment 4 CREDITS / signal visual/oral for hols.

WEEK

Term THREE

Major event

                   

1

23 – 27 July


AS91476 oral or AS91477 visual presentation student choice of standard

2

30 July – 3 Aug


AS 91473 Literature Study #3 Film

3

6 – 10 Aug


AS 91473 Literature Study #3

4

13 – 17 Aug


AS 91473 Literature Study #3

5

20 – 24 Aug


AS 91473 Literature Study #3

6

27 – 31 Aug


AS91476 oral or AS91477 visual presentation: Assessment 3 CREDITS

7

3 – 7 Sep

Tournament

Exam revision

8

10 – 14 Sep

Senior Exams

EXAMS AS91472 and AS91473 response to text essays

9

17 – 21 Sep

Seniors No Trips

AS91475 Writing portfolio selecting, editing and crafting

10

24 – 28 Sep

Seniors No Trips

AS91475 Writing portfolio: Assessment 6 CREDITS

WEEK

Term FOUR

Major event

 

1

15 – 19 Oct


NCEA external exam preparation

2

22 – 26 Oct

Lab Day Mon

NCEA external exam preparation

3

29 Oct – 2 Nov


NCEA external exam preparation

4

5 – 9 Nov


NCEA exams begin: 8 CREDITS

5

12 – 16 Nov



6

19 – 23 Nov



7

26 – 30 Nov



8

3 – 7 Dec










Note that you will be developing your writing for the portfolio throughout the year and you will be meeting checkpoints with the critical report throughout the first two terms.