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You will find this site useful throughout the year.  This site is your one-stop-shop for all of the core resources for your Level One course.  

If you have any questions about this course, please ask your English teacher or the HOD, Mr Douglas.

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Year 11 W.S.C ENGLISH Course 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; AS90852 Connections launch

3

12 – 16 Feb


AS90852 Connections short text study related to overall theme/connection

4

19 – 23 Feb


AS90852 Connections short text study / writing opportunities integrated

5

26 Feb – 2 Mar


AS90852 Connections short text study / writing opportunities integrated

6

5 – 9 Mar


AS90852 Connections short text study / writing opportunities integrated

7

12 – 16 Mar


AS90052 Creative or AS90053 Formal writing

8

19 – 23 Mar

Senior Prog  Rep

AS90052 Creative or AS90053 Formal writing complete draft #1

9

26 – 30 Mar

Easter Fri

AS90852 Connections self-selected text / begin teaching report

10

2 – 6 Apr

Easter Mon/Tues

AS90852 Connections teaching report

11

9 – 13 Apr


AS90852 Connections Assessment: Final Report 4 CREDITS

WEEK

Term TWO

Major event

             

1

30 Apr – 4 May


AS90849 or AS90850 Literature Study #1 Written or Visual

2

7 – 11 May


AS90849 or AS90850 Literature Study #1

3

14 – 18 May


AS90849 or AS90850 Literature Study #1

4

21 – 25 May


AS90849 or AS90850 Literature Study #1

5

28 May – 1 Jun

Seniors No Trips

Response to text essay skills in preparation for the exam

6

4 – 8 Jun

QB Mon/Exams

AS90849 or AS90850 essay in exam

7

11 – 15 Jun


AS90855 Create a visual text

8

18 – 22 Jun

Senior Prog  Rep

AS90855 Create a visual text

9

25 – 29  Jun

Senior Parent Int

AS90855 Create a visual text

10

2 – 6 July


AS90855 Create a visual text: Assessment 3 CREDITS

WEEK

Term THREE

Major event

                   

1

23 – 27 July


AS90052 Creative or AS90053 Formal writing

2

30 July – 3 Aug


AS90052 Creative or AS90053 Formal writing complete draft #2

3

6 – 10 Aug


AS90849 or AS90850 Literature Study #2 Written or Visual

4

13 – 17 Aug


AS90849 or AS90850 Literature Study #2

5

20 – 24 Aug


AS90849 or AS90850 Literature Study #2

6

27 – 31 Aug


AS90849 or AS90850 Literature Study #2

7

3 – 7 Sep

Tournament

Response to text essay skills in preparation for the exam

8

10 – 14 Sep

Senior Exams

AS90849 and AS90850 essay in exam

9

17 – 21 Sep

Seniors No Trips

AS90052 Creative or AS90053 Formal writing editing skills

10

24 – 28 Sep

Seniors No Trips

AS90052 or AS90053 Assessment: final polish of best piece: 3 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