SS1 English Language Scheme of Work for Second Term: This lesson note covers the following topics.
1 Revision of Last Term Work and Exams
Homographs: Words that are Spelled the Same. More on Spellings
2 Comprehension/Listening Skills-Listening to Grasp the Main Points- Unit 6 Section C- Page 111
Structure, Present Tense -Simple, Present Continuous, Present Perfect and Present Perfect Continuous.
Vocabulary Development: Words Associated with Government and Politics.
3 Comprehension: Comprehending Word. Unit 6 Section A Page 104 on ‘Beauty’ Meanings in Context.
Structure: Auxiliaries, “will and would”,
Vocabulary Development: Words Associated with Photography
4 Essay writing: Formal Letter, speech work: Contrasting /Ɵ/and /ᵭ/ Ɵ and/t/ /d/
and /d/, Structure: Participle-Present and Past – Unified Test.
5 Comprehension/ Writing Skill, Answering Summary Questions.
Structure: Auxiliaries-”shall” and “should”.
Essay Writing: Descriptive- The Evil Effect of Peer Pressure.
6 Comprehension –Unit 8-Yvonne and Yvette- Pages 139-142
Vocabulary Development- Printing and Mass-media .
Structure:‘can and could’.Words Commonly Misspell,TheUse ofDictionary
7 Comprehension- Group Work on Oral and Written TV Interviews, Structure: Past Tense, Past Continuous, Past Perfect and Past Perfect Continuous.
Comprehension/Writing Skills, Paraphrasing a Passage.
Essay Writing: Various Methods of Introducing Writings
8 Essay writing: More on Argumentative “Child Abuse” Who is to be Blamed, Government or Parents?
Vocabulary /Development: Words Associated with Religion.
Structure: Future Tense: Simple Future Continuous etc
9 Comprehension – Unit 7 Passage C Pages 125-126.Speech Work: Introduction Syllable Spelling: Homophones: Words that sounds alike.
Structure Punctuation: Question Mark, Apostrophe and Exclamation Mark.
10 Speech work: Introduction to Stress, essay writing:Writing Minutes of Meetings
Structure: Punctuation-Full Stop, Comma, Dash, Colon, Semi Colon, and quotation marks
11 Revision and Exams.
Effective English Book 1- Michael Montgomery et al.
Countdown English- O. Ogunsanwo et al.
Goodbye to Failure- Blessing Dupe at al