英文科

1. Objectives for 2019-2020
• To enhance students’ reading and writing competence.
• To promote a positive learning environment

 

2019至2020 英文科年度目標
1. 拓展閱讀及寫作計劃
2. 營造正向學習環境

 

2. Implementation Plan
2.1 Implement Space Town in Key Stage 1.
•  Different reading and writing strategies will be introduced to help students develop effective and self-directed learning skills.
• A wide range of activities will be implemented in each unit to arouse students’ learning interests.
• Unit-end reading and writing formative assessments will be implemented to provide students with timely feedback and inform them of their performance as well as how to make further progress.

 

2.2 Implement Keys 2 in Key Stage 2.
• Students will read four stories in different text types in a year so as to enrich their reading experiences.
• Different reading and writing strategies will be introduced to help students develop effective and self-directed learning.
• Process writing will be implemented to enhance their writing skills.
• I-Pads will be provided during the writing lessons so as to encourage students to use the online resources (e.g. dictionaries) to help them write.
• Editing code will be applied to help students improve their writing.
• Unit-end individual consultation on writing will be conducted to give students specific and constructive feedback to further enhance their writing competence.

 

2.3 Implement Reading across the Curriculum (RaC)—English & GS.
• A RaC theme-based reading program will be carried out in P.1 and P.2.
• A reading lesson will be scheduled for RaC every week.
• 10 suitable books with a variety of themes and text types will be selected by the English teachers and GS teachers at the beginning of the school year.
• Each student will have a learning portfolio to display their accomplishments.
• Co-planning and co-teaching will be carried out by the English teachers.
• Home reading will be carried out once in every three weeks.
2.4 Integrate Responsive Classroom (RC) into the English curriculum.
• Three major elements in RC will be utilized during the English lessons, i.e. teacher language, interactive modelling and energizers.
• The English teachers who have been trained in RC will be the mentors. They will have co-planning with the other English teachers to discuss how to integrate these three elements into the English lessons.
• Co-teaching and peer observation will be implemented in order to promote peer learning.
• Sharing session will be held after each summative assessment.

 

2.5 An Interesting Idiom a Week
• Mr Kelly will introduce an interesting idiom with the local English teachers or students during the morning assembly on the English Day.
• Students will be encouraged to use the idioms to make sentences or short story.
• The idioms introduced and students’ work will be displayed in the campus to show their accomplishments.

 

3. Activities
• We are Cool Reporters!
• Story Quest
• ‘Tell a Tale’ Children’s Storytelling Competition 2019/20
• Penmanship Competition
• 71st Hong Kong Schools Speech Festival
• 2019 Hong Kong Children and Youth English Speech Contest
• 2020 International Competitions and Assessments for School (UNSW)
• Story Writing Competition
• Cambridge English Language Assessment
• Super Story Tellers

  1. An Idiom A Day

 

It is our plan this year to introduce various idioms to our students in a methodical way. Below lists the 58 idioms in our curriculum along with the relevant materials.

 

  1. Under the weather

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wttxUaV7jIA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nuu4LATYt2s

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1naKLVQFqFXdgxBRuPbqWEYB5iIY7k3lj/view

 

  1. Kill two birds with one stone

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IGgTNCdaKPY

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1I66tGoU1e3NKjwsYzgRxuuOeAlfr6AX1/view

 

  1. Where there is a will, there is a way

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1_VC1FU84PqYMbYO_yPeJImONhm9FyOaN&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U7u5RSQkjs8

 

  1. When pigs fly

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1BG6gpW4mVG6D3KRSHan2kUe-h4Ta5Gtp&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cKI20FSIL9s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hhFb7pwRaHA

 

  1. Nook and cranny

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1RfXz2C4urS6EUn4_hgb6-i0B5P8YtUou&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cy24GEARWuI

 

 

  1. Lion’s share

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1uYBLVYuvpiszqu6ic59Tf7-RdlLvtSIO&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5eqUMd4XfbE

 

  1. I could eat a horse

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1naVtRChzWitEQf4XgvLjLskKA6mLoeQb&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpjwGdB8uwU

 

  1. Drive someone crazy

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1WHBgabbec8qpBMTQwJiOKPVGjWNZthvJ&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EDs6JmXx26c

 

  1. Double take

https://drive.google.com/open?id=126KN5JnNgk5wrvI3QdGZETJGmtl2XVnn&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lxMHX2lDoso

 

  1. Dog days

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1W7fOjHg3gy0my1XXmMNFQtOTWsADmB2C&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=41n8rrF8yQY

 

  1. Cold sweat

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1xf6qvQBJCUWzV1OpGOgjY_vudskqbeYq&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_r1gKE7Up2k

 

 

 

  1. It takes two to tango.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LJMyopdnyEo

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1KchspWtATu0e-Osd-yov4DIz4qadY58D&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gY2CYVGiMGg

 

 

  1. Take a cat nap

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1IKuO7ZmFyCgokYfyxmjugBukKkJ3-naV&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CTipegFbxkw

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UThOl3WxDuU

 

  1. By chance

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1CE9vHpqyFDcSQkByyb_xJk4ta82ntVR2&authuser=1

 

  1. Cost an arm and a leg

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1I76xbnSt-vmgNxUKEH7lfzGkiKA9-G3f&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PmeM1gPAKig

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q1TqWPZDBA4

 

  1. We’ll cross that bridge when we come to it

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1xDkoH3Mf0ZwGxAnlvu-mln9mZ0QsQTEG/view

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t1CSVWMvWIQ

 

  1. All ears

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1hgAiOuKO8bvpOywb6k1cRMx2J59_eiBt&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6wPXZUo6Oyc

 

 

  1. A bad hair day

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1dZ69FU6jLxaRnmvXpzyvI0wzhMUYo57B&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Esn93J9pozc

 

  1. Blessing in disguise

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5cKvAKV_ais

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1mYC6HrWezWcg3QZyEDsuXW6PapkL0LV0&authuser=1

 

  1. Drop of a hat

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1izeaPjnPXd_-YMnGizjcxWwOWASopRHE&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8fvlKSpQDVo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VvY_fhjkK9Q

 

  1. Jump in

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1CrUfEDzM_PB_TvmMfgKMNOj_kAClfI-R&authuser=1

 

  1. Pull someone’s leg

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1llHFEav0joE4ymknvB8D4u436po1OVM3&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bwy0CAHTY7o

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-g-f93dacU

 

  1. Think outside the box

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1PU_pWcRr-YyoWLWK1XzOKYRplOQIgrQ-&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_WgCD1ABOMw

 

  1. Let the ca out of the bag

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1fd-kHjphDKAD_B1JJROBbJLfIwJQXRtf&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a–6DI8bzXE

 

  1. Knock socks off

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1XgmvbsEhgvkukpqXpWFl1qQWt9V7O4tl&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPVgms6Bh_o

 

  1. Make a beeline for

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1JKNjlUfd3_iOuUDMyXaxKxW4fZr8thvM&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=woayHdKfAos

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=40O7DKui-s0

 

  1. Bundle up

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1VtiaV4MTUMBh-SG1Gj6Ap4p__m02FXmd&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=axLdFA8BfKI

 

  1. Call it a day

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1RFTzIkh0danfLzFcl3FROdLVrYGXY6rB&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QQ6Byjmbh4w

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OFs7bH8kHSE

 

  1. A change of heart

https://drive.google.com/open?id=17PW34twGVDPv0UZoIZNL__jLYdZX1m2w&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nt69IeqpFs8

 

  1. You can say that again!

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1h71goorXtx9eJE6vU0EDSghV582cX0bF&authuser=1

 

  1. Your guess is as good as mine.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1uqH8uWmdQLyqL_Cp-OGq1Sbf5Wyx6DLE&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YMiurfZRCJ8

 

  1. Cold feet

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1TA6_PQxtbTa5Y3jYOrTjA6yy1KQw0H_Q&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4DWmuXZv_9M

 

  1. Child’s play

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1DNWHrZIsTSy6qVopHWlm77KEIr0D9HiB&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEprzkDEDf4

 

  1. To be a peach

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1GOYdUAXYL3PSV7XtjdjUNQCUiCP5l2R2&authuser=1

 

  1. A wake-up call

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u_uHvwvTVA8

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1QDxUdyeu-ydI2H9wgzx7xV3DxGxIePix&authuser=1

 

  1. Get in shape

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GP0gupquSdA

https://drive.google.com/open?id=16jHj_RMN1ztIDJUYnn_nK9lbDF5B-Sbb&authuser=1

 

  1. Top banana

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o5YB4kHYUYM

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1wLG5mvIcCtUdp7s_kIFVJ51Inhf0Y-_a&authuser=1

 

  1. Half a loaf is better than none

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-pcjI3E59tM

https://drive.google.com/open?id=14_u5jAR6pRG-ISo3NkNWzA4Y7zlWlQGn&authuser=1

 

  1. A breath of fresh air

https://drive.google.com/open?id=19A41oauvmlBwAnDqjVvcXrJWjwtravdg&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PR0DMGZchNA

 

  1. The early bird catches the worm

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1CbN4Ew7gyyvQ0yyUl-V0q-oNSCYgyC4N&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-qRGG79bUXk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XUSDMRjf9U4

 

  1. All in the same boat

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1d6GdYuoN3LKwMFjlcfmZN1knOzQv7bxL&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PmPQwTL3YpI

 

  1. Cream of the crop

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ah9qS7t4bhs

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1joQXi-RVnnSEnc0FFtP30kCgMnFShtko&authuser=1

 

 

  1. Fingers crossed

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1hLwB1AZLzHACFxBQvhq7CAsjfusSj0Xv&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3luQLVy0WfU

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bSu-25N7mFo

 

  1. Tickle your funny bone

https://drive.google.com/open?id=17ngQD-Do9rVmQn_i8Ru8731VmyKn6fvR&authuser=1

 

  1. Hold your horses

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1pqfAtdSJ1e9Eu13Bz26BRFUPvUdo7gX_&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EOXcbJimkE4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n0EZkMN_Mr0

 

  1. Busy as a bee/Busy like a bee

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1wKK3k1fbUIyPFjd3llqC8u0U4i-Sp9P0&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWUgZm_AE64

 

  1. Hit the sack

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TWAbir9nNE8

https://drive.google.com/open?id=18DpPH_-0WqH98gfXufUAQfa2TKiR81kw&authuser=1

 

  1. It’s a hard knock life.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1zGLCd06hYnoso92kENBUu2jNAomqW_S9&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WjQ7UalDpLE

 

 

  1. Back to the drawing board https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gi1IYBb3ZbI

https://drive.google.com/open?id=143FsnCkR6_sBrMOTEQaElgs_852Ski6i&authuser=1

 

  1. Time flies when we are having fun.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1oWedBjcdZ9RKTTa0zhmqlxGQd-dzBbV1&authuser=1

 

  1. Don’t judge a book by its cover.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1waGMxXWZWi-UU-4oYp6co-yBtsjMmWTO&authuser=1

 

  1. A sweet tooth

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ToHk9JyT86I

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1S9XRMYagCv5Gb_O09pfNoytE3oQ0Wudw&authuser=1

 

  1. The sun will come out tomorrow

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5PzL8aL6jtI

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1HmZ1Z8vLY6_wd_BUjbUUQIHdpwz6WfPb&authuser=1

 

  1. Let your hair down

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=upNRqk8RwPk

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1nigAr-g6x_LH7wOPVouO75Eu7WPIKVR0&authuser=1

 

  1. Let’s go Dutch

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SClhK_KnPws

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1BPVG4587f8f-jayZmZDIX_NhDeY36BQ2&authuser=1

  1. Hit the books

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VOpwM9HIPlI

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1ITfsajVER-_qN_01b1NoCrX-sdbZcaFu&authuser=1

 

  1. Piece of cake

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G3f3R2sIFMM

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1T0B4y_CRnrMeQbxYRenJb95Tw9Dh2pWx&authuser=1

 

  1. It’s not my cup of tea.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cf1P0uaOxAw

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1iq9Avw_9X68qVUivTKTXD5ASTE7-uheB&authuser=1

 

  1. It is raining cats and dogs!

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1jPA-Lz7DtIakVtmu4fp-KlbMCoXKKSvT&authuser=1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wZwjdE1ssHw

 

  1. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1-qhXCMb08nyc4U9ZlBRZ63u3Ge5jqG5N&authuser=1

 

  1. An apple a day keeps the doctor away.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1C35sXN7F9dqhKwxUa6LkrXFd3jxhj3-Z&authuser=1