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Grade 10 Academic English

This course is designed to extend the range oral communication, reading, writing and media literacy skills that the students need for success in their secondary school academic programs and in their daily lives. Students will analyze literary texts from contemporary and historical periods, interpret informational and graphic texts, and create oral, written and media texts in a variety of forms. An important focus will be on the use of strategies that contribute to effective communication. The course is intended to prepare students for the compulsory Grade 11 university or college preparation course.