English is one of the three core subjects in the Cambridge Lower Secondary Programme. Secondary students in our school love English and are very passionate and dedicated to improve their knowledge and skills in this subject.
The Cambridge Lower Secondary English aims to enable learners to communicate confidently and effectively and to develop critical skills in order to respond to a range of information, media and texts with enjoyment.
In delivering the curriculum all teachers of Cambridge Secondary 1 English put an emphasis on active learning approach as the core teaching strategy to develop learners who are confident, responsible, innovative and engaged.
For Cambridge Secondary 1 English, the curriculum is presented in five content areas or ‘strands’: