ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE (CODE NO. 184) SYLLABUS CLASS 10 (2018-19) SECTION WISE WEIGHTAGE
Writing Skills with Grammar
Literature Textbook and supplementary text
Free CBSE English Papers and Worksheets Visit https://www.ribblu.com/index.php/cbse/papers/class-10/english/9
TERM WISE SYLLABUS
FIRST TERM (APRIL 2018 TO SEPTEMBER 2018)
READER: FOOTPRINTS WITHOUT FEET
Ch. 1: A Letter Of God
Poems: Dust Of Snow Fire And Ice
Ch.1: A Triumph OF Surgery
WRITING : Story based on verbal and visual input.
LISTENING: A variety of exercises such as spotting the error , oral compression exercise, vocabulary (word replacement)
Exercise using paragraph form the lesson.
Verb in the indefinite tense
(Present and past )
Ch.2: Nelson Mandela : Long walk to freedom POEM: Tiger in the Zoo
SPEAKING: Holding conversation
in pairs/groups. (WH questions could be reinforced by talking about surroundings.)
Use of Can/Could , Shall /Should, Will/Would, integrated exercise for error correction ( With grammar
Read The Prescribed Novel Diary Of A Young Girl 1947 (June 12, 1942 to March 14, 1944) Or
The Story of My Life 1903 (Chapter 1-14)
Ch.3: Two Stories about Flying
Ch.4: From the Diary of Anne
Ch.2: The Thief’s Story Ch.3: The Midnight Visitor
Ch.5: Footprint Without Feet
WRITING: Letter to Editor- complaining about shortage of water in your area and need to raise public awareness about the need to save water.
Usage of must, ought to, need to, have to , had to, and their negative forms. Determiners and conjunctions integrated grammar practices with all topics covered so far. Clauses: noun, adverbs of time and condition , relative clause. Reported Speech:
Statements, commands and requests, interrogative sentences.
Integrated grammar practice
Jumble sentences from the text for practices.
Revision of writing skills and syllabus covered
Mid Term Exams
SECOND TERM (OCTOBER 2018 TO NOVEMBER 2018)
READER; FOOTPRINTS WIHOUT FEET
Ch.7 Glimpses of India Ch.8 : Mijbil the otter
Ch.6: The making of a scientist
Writing Skills– Article Writing :
Tourism in India
Use of a , an ,the
make meaningful sentences.
CH.9: Madam Rides The Bus POEMS:
Ch. : Bholi
saved the Earth
Taking care of Animals Listening Skills: Short Passage read out loudly followed by questions to be done in hand-outs.
Practice of Determiners
December 2018 to February 2019
Revision of Chapters done through Reference to context, short and long questions to promote creativity, imagination and extrapolation beyond the text.
Revision of Chapters though short questions and long questions to promote creativity, Imagination and extrapolation beyond the text
Listening Skills: Listening to pieces of conversation and answering multiple choice questions.
Writing Skills: Letter to the Commissioner of Municipal Corporation about potholed and broken roads in the colony. Article Writing: Education and Health: Keys to development.
Transformation of sentences:
Active-Passive voice, Reported Speech, Gap Filling exercise
Revision of Chapters through very short questions
Revision though short questions
Revision of Writing Skills on Current Topics of social relevance
Integrated grammar practice.
Revision of syllabus form text book and support material for Periodic Tests.