English Class 9 Term-I Syllabus 2022

There paper is divided into three sections - Reading, Writing & Grammar, and Literature.

Section-wise Weightage

Section Topic Marks
A Reading Skills 10
B Writing Skills with Grammar 10
C Literature 20
  Total 40

Section A: Reading

This section will have two reading passages.

1. Discursive passage (400 - 450 words)

2. Case based Factual passage (with visual input / statistical data / chart; 200 - 250 words)

Section B: Writing and Grammar

Writing

1. Descriptive paragraph (Person)

2. Short Story (based on beginning line, outline, cues)

Grammar

  1. Tenses
  2. Subject - verb concord
  3. Modals
  4. Determiners
  5. Reported Speech
  6. Commands and Requests
  7. Statements
  8. Questions

Section C: Literature

Questions based on extracts / texts to assess interpretation, inference, extrapolation beyond the text and across the texts.

Moments

  1. The Lost Child
  2. The Adventures of Toto
  3. In the Kingdom of Fools
  4. The Happy Prince

Beehive - Prose

  1. The Fun They Had
  2. The Sound of Music
  3. The Little Girl
  4. A Truly Beautiful Mind
  5. My Childhood

Beehive - Poems

  1. The Road Not Taken
  2. Wind
  3. Rain on The Roof
  4. A Legend of The Northland