English 2nd Language Course for TERM 2
Subject Facilitator: Ms Marjolize Marais
Teacher Bio: Ms Marjolize Marais, BA at University of Stellenbosch; PGCE in English & Computers (UNISA); 6 years teaching experience.
Subject Introduction: This syllabus describes the intended learning and assessment for English Second Language in the junior secondary phase level. As a subject, English Second Language is within the second language area/areas of learning in the curriculum, but has thematic links to other subjects across the curriculum.
The English Syllabus for Grades 8 & 9 consists of five essential skills that should be acquired by all learners:
- Listening Skills & Comprehension
- Speaking . Communication
- Reading Skills & Comprehension
- Grammar & Usage
- Literature (Novel, Drama & Poetry)
Resources used in this subject course:
Complete English as a Second Language for Cambridge
- God of Women (a play) - Literature / Drama