Γυμνάσιο Κολλεγίου Αθηνών

Language and literature Criterion D

 

At the end of year 3, students should be able to: 

i. use appropriate and varied vocabulary, sentence structures and forms of expression 
ii. write and speak in an appropriate register and style 
iii. use correct grammar, syntax and punctuation 
iv. spell (alphabetic languages), write (character languages) and pronounce with accuracy 
v. use appropriate non-verbal communication techniques.  

Achievement level Level descriptor, Year 3
0 The student does not reach a standard described by any of the descriptors below.
1–2 The student:
i. uses a limited range of appropriate vocabulary and forms of expression
ii. writes and speaks in an inappropriate register and style that do not serve the context and intention
iii. uses grammar, syntax and punctuation with limited accuracy; errors often hinder communication
iv. spells/writes and pronounces with limited accuracy; errors often hinder communication
v. makes limited and/or inappropriate use of non-verbal communication techniques.
3–4 The student:
i. uses an adequate range of appropriate vocabulary, sentence structures and forms of expression
ii. sometimes writes and speaks in a register and style that serve the context and intention
iii. uses grammar, syntax and punctuation with some degree of accuracy; errors sometimes hinder communication
iv. spells/writes and pronounces with some degree of accuracy; errors sometimes hinder communication
v. makes some use of appropriate non-verbal communication techniques.
5–6 The student:
i. uses a varied range of appropriate vocabulary, sentence structures and forms of expression competently
ii. writes and speaks competently in a register and style that serve the context and intention
iii. uses grammar, syntax and punctuation with a considerable degree of accuracy; errors do not hinder effective communication
iv. spells/writes and pronounces with a considerable degree of accuracy; errors do not hinder effective communication
v. makes sufficient use of appropriate non-verbal communication techniques.
7–8 The student:
i. effectively uses a varied range of appropriate vocabulary, sentence structures and forms of expression
ii. writes and speaks in a consistently appropriate register and style that serve the context and intention
iii. uses grammar, syntax and punctuation with a high degree of accuracy; errors are minor and communication is effective
iv. spells/writes and pronounces with a high degree of accuracy; errors are minor and communication is effective
v. makes effective use of appropriate non-verbal communication techniques.