Please find the final term examination syllabus and details below:
|Unit Name||Topics||Criteria to be assessed|
|Unit 1 – Exploring Literary Texts||Short Stories:
Criterion A -: Analyzing
i. identify and comment upon significant aspects of texts
ii. identify and comment on the creator’s choices
iii. justify opinions and ideas, using examples, explanations and terminology
iv. identify similarities and differences in features within and between texts.
Criterion B -: Organizing
i. employ organizational structures that serve the context and intention
ii. organize opinions and ideas in a logical manner
iii. use referencing and formatting tools to create a presentation style suitable to the context and intention.
Criterion C-: Producing Text
i.produce texts that demonstrate thought and imagination while exploring new perspectives and ideas arising from personal engagement with the creative process
ii. make stylistic choices in terms of linguistic, literary and visual devices, demonstrating awareness of the impact on an audience
iii. select relevant details and examples to support ideas.
Criterion D-: Use of Language
i. use appropriate and varied vocabulary, sentence structures and forms of expression
ii. write and speak in an appropriate register and style
iii. use correct grammar, syntax and punctuation
iv. spell (alphabetic languages), write (character languages) and pronounce with accuracy
|Unit 2: Myths And Legends||
|Unit 3: Wonder Novel||
|Unit 4: Take A Stand||
|Descriptive Writing||Components: Sensory words, Use of Figurative Language (Simile, Metaphor, Personification and imagery) Students should use a varied vocabulary and sentence structure to express their ideas.|
|Narrative writing||Components: The essay should be in the form of a story that should have the following: a) Plot b) Setting c) Atmosphere d) Character e) Theme f) Point of View g) Use of Figurative Language|
The exam will be divided into 2 components:
(i) Component 1: Pen and Paper examination to assess Criteria B & C – 60 min
(ii) Component 2: On-Screen examination to assess Criteria A & D – 90 min
- Fully charged Chromebook will be required along with your personal stationery and earphones. In case your Chromebook is given for repair, bring a receipt for the same.
- All the resources shared on Curricle(subject resource sheet and google presentation), Google Classroom as well as worksheets provided (online or in hard copy) will be considered as part of the syllabus and will be sufficient to prepare for the examination.
- Paper will include MCQ-type questions, short and long responses.
Language & Literature Team