This course is designed to develop the oral communication, reading, writing, and media literacy skills that you need for success in your secondary school academic program and in your daily life. You 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.
本课程旨在培养你在中学学术课程和日常生活中取得成功所需要的口头交流，阅读，写作和媒体素养技能。 你将分析当代和历史时期的文学文本，解释信息和图形文本，并以各种形式创建口头，书面和媒体文本。 一个重要的重点将放在使用有助于有效沟通的策略上。 本课程旨在为学生准备10年级的学术英语课程，该课程将导致11或12年级的大学或学院预备课程。
Grade 9 English allows students to develop their skills in oral communication, reading, writing, and media literacy; skills which are essential to their success both in academics and in their daily lives. Throughout this course, students will be asked to analyze literary texts from both contemporary and historical periods, as well as interpret informational and graphic texts. Students will also have the opportunity to learn multiple strategies for effective communication through the creation of oral, written and media texts