ERIC Number: ED169536
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
English 8-12 Secondary Guide.
British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria.
Designed to provide a foundation for the selection of appropriate organizational patterns, teaching methods, and learning resources, this guide presents a set of goals and learning outcomes for an English curriculum intended for grades eight through twelve. In outline form, the guide describes curriculum goals designed to help students to listen and to speak effectively; to foster an interest in reading; to develop in students a range of reading and study skills; to help students develop appropriate skills for writing sentences, paragraphs, and essays; to provide students with opportunities for writing various types of prose; to help students develop wide speaking, listening, reading, and writing vocabularies; to encourage a critical examination of mass media; to encourage students to read and enjoy literature, past and present; to extend students' knowledge of self and society through literature; to increase students' knowledge of literature, past and present; to increase students' ability to read literary works in depth; to develop students' knowledge and understanding of Canadian literature; and to encourage students to express themselves in a variety of genres. [MAI]
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria.
Note: For related documents, see CS 204 759-761 ; Best copy available