Early Stage 1 to Stage 3

English is mandatory for all students from Kindergarten to Year 12.

Explore some short videos about Quality literature, quality teaching and Quality literature, responding and composing.

Professional learning includes:

  • The English K-10 Syllabus and using texts
  • Rich talk about texts in English K-6
  • Annotations on a unit of learning
  • Teaching grammar

Through the English K-10 Syllabus (2012), students engage with and explore a variety of texts and develop skills through speaking, listening, reading, writing, viewing and representing. There is a focus on the teaching of literature through a variety of texts which are progressively more sophisticated.

Contact the K-6 English team for information and advice

english.curriculum@det.nsw.edu.au

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