I don’t want to freak you out but the Level Three English Exam is on Wednesday afternoon and it consists of the following papers:
3.2 Respond critically to written text(s) studied
This achievement standard involves a previous reading and study of written text(s), and developing a critical response, using supporting evidence. We of course studied a novel.
3.4 Respond critically to oral or visual text studied
This achievement standard involves a previous viewing and study of a film (or films) and developing a critical response, using supporting evidence.
3.5 Read and respond critically to unfamiliar prose and poetry texts
This achievement standard requires responding critically to ideas and language features in unfamiliar prose and poetry texts.
Assessment will require students to respond to at least one of each of the following text types:
- prose, such as persuasive, journalistic, or literary