GCSE

The current Year 11 pupils study the CCEA GCSE English Language specification in The High School Ballynahinch.  The details are listed below.

Controlled Assessment – Written -  Titles (submission 2015)   (40%).

  1. The Study of Spoken Language – Formal vs. Informal Talk   (10%).
  2. The Study of Written Language – “Of Mice and Men” – Love and / or Hate   (15%).
  3. Writing Creatively – Childhood   (15%).

 

Controlled Assessment - Speaking & Listening (20%)

1). An individual presentation on which they will take questions.
2). A group interaction.
3). A role play activity.

 

Examination Entries

Unit 1 – Multi Modal & Personal Writing (January 2015).

Unit 2 – Functional Writing & Non-Fiction (May/June 2015).

 

Month

Focus

Controlled Assessment

     

September 2013

Speaking & Listening Assessment.

Creative Writing Assessment.

Individual Presentation Formal Assessment  (S & L).

“Childhood” Controlled Assessment preparation.

     

October 2013

Speaking & Listening Assessment.

Creative Writing Assessment.

“Of Mice and Men”- introduction to the novel and author.

Drama / Role play based on the novel.

Formal Assessment (S & L).

“Childhood” Formal Controlled Assessment.

Month

Focus

Controlled Assessment

     

November 2013

&

December 2013

Speaking & Listening Assessment.

“Of Mice and Men” – reading the novel & preparing for “The Study of Written Language” Controlled Assessment.

Group Discussion Formal Assessment.

Final preparation for “The Study of Written Language” Controlled Assessment.

     

January 2014

“The Study of Written Language” Controlled Assessment.

Speaking & Listening – additional assessment preparation.

“The Study of Written Language” Controlled Formal Assessment.

Speaking & Listening Formal Assessment.

     

February 2014

& March 2014

“The Study of Spoken Language” – Formal vs. Informal Talk Controlled Assessment.

Speaking & Listening – additional assessment preparation.

Preparation for “The Study of Spoken Language” Controlled Assessment.

Speaking & Listening Formal Assessment.

     

April 2014

“The Study of Spoken Language” – Formal vs. Informal Talk.  

Speaking & Listening – additional assessment preparation.

“The Study of Spoken Language” Controlled Formal Assessment.

Speaking & Listening Formal Assessment.

     

May & June 2014

Unit 1 Examination preparation.

Unit 1 – Multi Modal  

Unit 1 – Personal Writing

Complete a mock paper.

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