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Below are the assessment dates for Year 9 English. Dates are approximate and may be modified by the classroom teacher.

Students are reminded of the assessment policy regarding all assessment tasks.

Semester 1
Assessment Tasks
Time-Frame & Scheduled Due Dates

Our World, Our LangaugeYour World
A sustained written personal reflection.

Start: 30 January
Complete by late February

Our World, Our LangaugeYour World
An original sustained persuasive, expository or analytical response arising from a range of stimuli, accompanied by a reflective Written Explanation.

Start late February or early March
Complete by late April

Write Your World
Creation of an original short story.

Start late April or early May
Complete by late June

Semester 2
Assessment Tasks
Time-Frame & Scheduled Due Dates
The World of Poetry
Original slam poem written and performed, accompanied by a reflective explanation.

Start mid-June

Complete by early August

The World of Shakespeare
An analytical essay on the play, Twelfth Night.

Start unit: mid-July or early August; complete by early November
Complete by late October

Ability to construct a series of short oral and/or written responses that compare selected scenes from two or more performance adaptations of the play.

Complete by early November

Examination: Writing
An expository or persuasive or imaginative written text in response to a chosen set prompt and/or stimulus mayerial.

On-going throughout semesters 1 and 2

Examination period as advised on the School calendar

Last up-dated 21 November, 2019
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