Year 10Year 10 English Program

Developed by Dr Jenny Wells for Stage 5 NESA outcomes, our program focuses on critical analysis of texts and building skills in creative and essay writing. The 3 term program will prepare students for Advanced and Extension English, where the writing requirements will increase significantly.

Year 10Year 10 English Program

Developed by Dr Jenny Wells for Stage 5 NESA outcomes, our program focuses on critical analysis of texts and building skills in creative and essay writing. The 3 term program will prepare students for Advanced and Extension English, where the writing requirements will increase significantly.

Learning to critically analyse texts and write essays

The foundations of English is understanding how to analyse, evaluate and communicate ideas in writing. Our program breaks down prose, poetry and drama so students learn to write coherently, a critical skill for HSC English.

Term 1, 2021

25 Jan - 04 Apr

Elements of Prose Fiction and Textual Analysis
"Writing against the rules"
Constructing Narration in Creative Writing
Writing a Short Story
Poetic Movements and Their Context
Analysing Texts on Romanticism
Victorian Era of Poetry
Modernist Era of Poetry
Exam
Review

Term 2, 2021

19 Apr - 27 Jun

Study of "The Flowers"
Study of To Kill a Mockingbird
Study of To Kill a Mockingbird
Study of the Speech given by Stan Grant
Writing a Comparative Essay
Introduction to Shakespeare's Language
Advanced Rhetoricla Devices and Meter in Poetry
Shakespeare's Representation of Love in Speeches
Exam
Review

Term 3, 2021

12 Jul - 19 Sep

"Never Let Me Go"
"The Road"
Narrative Writing
Social Satire
Polictical Satire
Reportage
Protest Poetry
Protest Poetry
Exam
Review

Term 1, 2021

25 Jan - 04 Apr

Elements of Prose Fiction and Textual Analysis
"Writing against the rules"
Constructing Narration in Creative Writing
Writing a Short Story
Poetic Movements and Their Context
Analysing Texts on Romanticism
Victorian Era of Poetry
Modernist Era of Poetry
Exam
Review

Term 2, 2021

19 Apr - 27 Jun

Study of "The Flowers"
Study of To Kill a Mockingbird
Study of To Kill a Mockingbird
Study of the Speech given by Stan Grant
Writing a Comparative Essay
Introduction to Shakespeare's Language
Advanced Rhetoricla Devices and Meter in Poetry
Shakespeare's Representation of Love in Speeches
Exam
Review

Term 3, 2021

12 Jul - 19 Sep

"Never Let Me Go"
The Road"
Narrative Writing
Social Satire
Polictical Satire
Reportage
Protest Poetry
Protest Poetry
Exam
Review

Meet your mentors

Our Mentors are qualified English teachers, PhD Academics and recent state ranking high achievers. They mark all homework, providing personal and detailed feedback on your written work, to ensure individual improvement in all aspects of your English.

A class time for you

10 weekly lessons each term for Year 10 English success.

Epping

Thu06:10 pm — 07:40 pm
Sat02:45 pm — 04:15 pm
Sun09:00 am — 10:30 am

Chatswood

Tue04:30 pm — 06:00 pm
Sun02:45 pm — 04:15 pm

Hurstville

Thu05:00 pm — 06:30 pm
Sat01:00 pm — 02:30 pm
Sun10:45 am — 12:15 pm

Burwood

Sun02:45 pm — 04:15 pm

Sydney CBD

No timeslots available.

Epping

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Chatswood

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Hurstville

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Burwood

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Sydney CBD

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Communicating in writing is the key to success in English.

Communicating in writing is the key to success in English.

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