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Course Information

All Grade 10 courses

English - EAE2D

ILC Course Code: EAE2D-2

Grade 10, théorique, 1.0 credit

English (EAE1P-2) or
Grade 9 English, Academic (EAE1D)

Course Description

This course is designed to help students extend their knowledge of the communication skills needed for success in secondary school academic programs and in their daily lives. Students will develop their critical and creative thinking skills as they analyse contemporary and historical literary texts, interpret informational and media texts, and create a variety of oral, written, and media texts. The course focuses on strategies for making communication clear, correct, and effective.

Online Submission

Option to submit course work online is available, using Microsoft Word © or OpenOffice Writer.

Materials provided on loan

Sightlines 10 and The Chrysalids

Unit 1: Mastering the Basics

Leçon 1 - Short Stories

Leçon 2 - Science Fiction Short Stories

Leçon 3 - Poetry

Leçon 4 - Drama

Leçon 5 - Informal Essays

Unit 2: Novel Study and the Literary Essay

Leçon 6 - The Chrysalids: Chapters 1-5, The World of Waknuk

Leçon 7 - The Chrysalids: Chapters 6-10, Characters Build Story

Leçon 8 - The Chrysalids: Chapters 11-13, Conflicts for the Characters

Leçon 9 - The Chrysalids: Chapters 14-17, Conflicts for the Reader

Leçon 10 - Writing a Comparison Essay

Unit 3: Researching, Listening, and Speaking

Leçon 11 - Research

Leçon 12 - Listening

Leçon 13 - Planning to Present

Leçon 14 - Speaking Skills

Leçon 15 - Presenting Persuasively

Unit 4: Friendly Persuasion

Leçon 16 - The Education Campaign

Leçon 17 - The Art of Persuasion

Leçon 18 - Work

Leçon 19 - The Resumé

Leçon 20 - The Letter of Application

This is the French version of the course.

Click here to view the English version of the course.