English

Aims of the English Language Curriculum

1.     To provide every student of English with further opportunities for extending their knowledge and experience of the cultures of other people as well as opportunities for personal and intellectual development, further studies, pleasure and work in the English medium.

2.     To enable every student to prepare for the changing socio-economic demands resulting from advances in information technology; these demands include the interpretation, use and production of materials for pleasure, study and work in the English medium.

 

Subject Targets

1.     To enhance pupils’ interest and motivation in learning English

2.     To enable pupils to develop an ever-improving capability to use English, that is

a.     To think and communicate

b.     To respond and give expression to experience

c.      To acquire, develop and apply knowledge learnt

3.     To encourage pupils to use English effectively by developing competence in the skills of listening, reading, speaking and writing.

4.     To develop pupils’ confidence in using English

5.     To achieve CALL (Computer-Assisted Language Learning) in English language

6.     To provide pupils with an authentic English environment for learning English

7.     To develop pupils’ ability to conduct self-directed learning

8.     To enhance the quality of homework

 

Year goals

1.     To enhance teaching and learning effectiveness and foster self-access learning

2.     To implement moral education, helping students cultivate good conduct and self-discipline

3.     To implement One Art for Life Scheme and foster whole-person development of students

 

Activities Highlights of 2020-2021

1.     The Reading Assistant Plus

2.     The 72nd Hong Kong Schools Speech Festival

3.     The Halloween Fun Day

4.     Christmas Celebration

5.     English Thursdays

6.     English Week cum Easter Celebration

7.     Morning Reading by Native English Teachers

8.     Penmanship Competition of HKPTU

9.     Joint-school Speaking Fair (STEP)

10.  Rugby English Learning Programme

11.  English Ambassador Training Programme

 

Useful websites

English

英文科網上平台

https://www.pearson.com.hk/zh_HK.html

http://www.arcademics.com

http://www.storylineonline.net

TVNews獎勵計劃

https://www.hkedcity.net/studentscheme/zh-hant/tvnews

English Campus

https://www.hkedcity.net/english

Epic! For educators

https://www.getepic.com/educators

Bed-time Story

http://the-office.com/bedtime-story/

Clifford Interactive Storybooks

http://teacher.scholastic.com/clifford1/

Just Books Read Aloud

https://justbooksreadaloud.com/

Storyline Online

http://www.storylineonline.net/library/

英文國家地理雜誌兒童版

https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/

Kiz Club

http://www.kizclub.com/index.html

Chateau Meddybemps

http://www.meddybemps.com/

Brain POP

http://www.brainpop.com/

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