Year 10 English as an Additional Language

Subject Description

Teacher in Charge: Ms J. Fry

This is a dynamic course which builds learner's grammar, vocabulary, listening, speaking, reading and writing to an academic level. It connects with learners' language and literacy needs and experiences in a variety of curriculum subjects with a focus on engaging in research and using the multilingual resources of learners.

Please note: this course runs in the "option" subject line, for both Semester A and B.  

Recommended Prior Learning

Most learners who enter this course at the beginning of the year have taken 9EAL in the previous year. Some learners will enter this course when they graduate Intensive English (INE) mid-year. Other students will enter after a placement test when they arrive at Riccarton High School during the year.