Melton SC Year 9 Handbook 2021

COVER 1
CONTENTS 3
OUR STARR VALUES 4
LEARNING IN YEAR 9: EXPANDING HORIZONS 5
Intent 5
Focus 5
Expectations 5
Attendance requirements 5
THE YEAR 9 LEARNING PROGRAM STRUCTURE 6
The Structure 6
The Selectives 6
Points to Note 7
SELECTIVES 2021 - Academic 8
Essential English 8
Journalism 8
Literature 8
Writer’s Workshop 8
History in Depth 9
Civil Rights History 9
Application Maths 9
Money Maths 9
Pre-calculus 10
Environmental Science 10
Pre-Medicine 10
STEM4femme 10
Year 9 Systems: Robotics 10
German 11
Japanese 11
SELECTIVES 2021 - Arts 11
Dance 11
Drama 12
Media & Film Art 12
Music 12
Visual Arts 13
Visual Communication Design 13
SELECTIVES 2021 - Health & Physical Education 14
Boys Fitness 14
Girls Fitness 14
Outdoor Education 14
Sport & Recreation 14
SELECTIVES 2021 - Technology 15
Timber Construction 15
Digital Technologies (Computing) 15
Fashion Design 15
Food Technologies 16
Design Technologies 16
General Engineering 16
NOTES 18

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