English Academic Grade 9

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9th Grade
In-Person, Online
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English Academic ENG1D course is compulsory course for Grade 9 students. As Canada is land of immigrants therefore, English language is medium of communication with other communities people. Therefore, English Academic is outlined by the Ontario Ministry in such a way that students can develop fluent and impressive verbal and writing skills.

ENG1D course is designed to develop the oral communication, reading, writing, and media literacy skills that 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 Grade 10 academic English course, which leads to university or college preparation courses in Grades 11 and 12.


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Course structure and modules

  • Developing and Managing Concepts
  • Reading and Literature Studies
  • Novel Study – Stones or The Chrysalids (Reading with meaning)
  • Oral Communication (Fluency)
  • Writing