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English - Grade 10

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English (Academic) ENG2DI
This course is designed to extend the range of oral communication, reading, writing, and media literacy skills that students need for success in their secondary school academic programs and in their daily lives. Students will analyse literary texts from contemporary and historical periods, interpret and evaluate informational and graphic texts, and create oral, written, and media texts in a variety of forms. An important focus will be on the selective use of strategies that contribute to effective communication. This course is intended to prepare students for the compulsory Grade 11 university or college preparation course.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: AcademicGRADE: 10
PREREQUISITE: ENG1DI - English (Academic) or ENG1DP - English (Pre-AP) or ENG1PI - English (Applied) or ESLEOI - ESL Level 5 - Bridge to English
CREDIT EQUIVALENTS: ENG2DP - English (Pre-AP) is a similar course and you will not receive credit for taking both.
English (Pre-AP) ENG2DP
Students in this course will meet the same curriculum expectations and cover the same workload as students in ENG 2DI. This course is designed for independent learners who are highly motivated in the area communications, including reading, writing, oral communications and media studies. Some course content will be studied at a deeper level to enhance critical thinking skills in preparation for university.
COURSE NOTE: This course is recommended for students seeking enrichment and whose average in English exceeds the provincial average of 75%. Students should download a Pre-AP English Referral Form from the school website, have their current English teacher fill it out, and submit it to guidance.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: AcademicGRADE: 10
PREREQUISITE: ENG1DI - English (Academic) or ENG1DP - English (Pre-AP) or ENG1PI - English (Applied) or ENG1PE - English (Empower Reading) or ESLEOI - ESL Level 5 - Bridge to English
CREDIT EQUIVALENTS: ENG2DI - English (Academic) is a similar course and you will not receive credit for taking both.
English (Applied) ENG2PI
This course is designed to extend the range of oral communication, reading, writing, and media literacy skills that students need for success in secondary school and daily life. Students will study and create a variety of informational, literary, and graphic texts. An important focus will be on the consolidation of strategies and processes that help students interpret texts and communicate clearly and effectively. This course is intended to prepare students for the compulsory Grade 11 college or workplace preparation course.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: AppliedGRADE: 10
PREREQUISITE: ENG1DI - English (Academic) or ENG1PI - English (Applied) or ENG1PE - English (Empower Reading) or ESLEOI - ESL Level 5 - Bridge to English
English (Essential) ENG2LI
In this course, students focus on extending their literacy and communication skills to prepare for success in their daily lives, in the workplace, in the English Grade 11 Workplace Preparation course (ENG3E), or in the English Contemporary Aboriginal Voices, Grade 11 Workplace Preparation course (NBE3E). The course is organized by strands that extend listening and talking skills, reading and viewing skills, and writing skills. In all strands, the focus is on refining foundational literacy skills and in using language clearly and accurately in a variety of authentic contexts. Students reflect regularly on their growth in these areas.
CREDIT: 1TYPE: EssentialGRADE: 10
PREREQUISITE: ENG1DI - English (Academic) or ENG1PI - English (Applied) or ENG1LI - English (Essential) or ENG1PE - English (Empower Reading)