The competition is open to all citizens and residents of the Commonwealth countries aged 18 and under to provides a platform for young people to compete with their peers in a truly global environment. All entrants receive a Certificate of Participation and one Winner and Runner-up from the Senior and Junior categories will win a trip to London for a week-long series of educational and cultural events. The Royal Commonwealth Society, founded inis a network of individuals and organizations committed to improving the lives and prospects of Commonwealth citizens across the world. Senior and Junior categories Application Deadline:
You can contact her through the Facebook community group with questions. You can say thank you to her with a gift. Please review the FAQs and contact us if you find a problem. Students will receive an overview of British literature from early Anglo-Saxon to Modern.
Literary study will be infused with historical applications for a better understanding of the social and historical context of the readings. Literary terms and elements of poetry will be discussed throughout this course.
The study of grammar and mechanics of writing will continue with a focus on reviewing concepts and avoiding common errors. Students will further improve their writing through the study of problem areas as well as regular use of response journals.
Spelling and Vocabulary will largely come from literary terminology, but will also include the study of root words and affixes in preparation for college entrance examinations.
Additionally, SAT prep will be included as part of this course. Writing assignments will include Responses to Literature journal entries for each work read, a literary and narrative essay of words in length, a research paper of pages, and a final literary analysis paper of pages.
Students will have unit tests at the end of each unit. The final exam will not be cumulative. Refer to this often as you work through the course.
You will have vocabulary quizzes throughout the course and vocabulary words will appear on your unit tests.
You will be identifying the significance of terms over the course of several related lessons. Copy the following terms into your vocabulary notebook: As you read, take notes and save your document to continue to add to it.
You will be using these notes to write journal entries and essays. Be sure to mark down the source this information comes from as you take notes. You always want to credit your sources properly. Read this page about wyrd and summarize its meaning in your notes.
Take notes about their way of life, focusing on the other five terms. Writing Complete this tutorial on plagiarism. This is referencing college work, but it is important to understand and apply these concepts now. Explain to someone what plagiarism is and how to avoid it. You may choose to create an account with Khan Academy to keep track of your progress.
Choose one activity from Reading or Writing to complete every other day. Day 2 Vocabulary This year we will be studying word roots and affixes. Understanding the meanings of these can help you with quickly identifying definitions of new words as well as prepare you for the vocabulary requirements of college entrance exams.
Set up a page in your Vocabulary Notebook as follows: Before we begin reading some Old English poetry, we will look at some of its elements and related terminology. Click on each term and summarize its definition so you have a clear understanding of its meaning.
You can revisit this page on Anglo-Saxons to add more to some of these definitions. Writing Watch this vidcast on MLA formatting basics.Apr 01, · Program Description The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition is the world’s oldest schools’ international writing competition, established in Africa: The Queen’s Commonwealth Essay Competition, British High Commission, Julius Nyerere Links, PO Box , Accra, Ghana;.
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