English

Welcome to Junior Cycle English. The curriculum sets out clear expectations for students, across the three integrated strands of oral language, reading and writing. To access the curriculum specification, assessment guidelines, examples of student work and the list of texts for 2014-2019, click on the graphic. 
 
December 2016 Assessment Task, stimulus materials and instructions available here.
 
UPDATE: Third year students may not have had an opportunity to complete their Collection of Texts and related Assessment Task in December 2016. Following recent clarification of the requirements for completion of the Assessment Task by the State Examinations Commission (SEC), the deadlines for completion of the Collection of Texts and Assesment Task by students have been extended. The March 2017 letter that issued to schools detailing these dates is available here
 
Text List: to suggest a text for Junior Cycle English, click here.
Key dates for student cohort 2015-2018 (current second years), click here.
 

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Oral communication CBA

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