We are getting to know each other while practising our inference skills on visual and written texts.
Week 3, 4 and 5
I want to know where you are with your writing - formal, opinion, and creative writing. We will be doing a variety of small writing pieces to start feeling comfortable producing quality writing while seeing where you are at for the start of the year.
We are also looking at multiple unfamiliar texts, and learning to identify language features and understand their effect on audience.
Week 6, 7, 8
We are laying down the groundwork for our first assessment. We have been learning how to find relevant information sources, how to evaluate information sources, how to take notes and collect information from these sources, and how to find a variety of sources.
Week 9, 10, 11
Assessment begins You will have two parts to this assessment: A proposal and a report.