Revise Syllabus of English Class-VIII for 2017

English Class – VIII     (Revised-2017)

SYLLABUS

 

Lesson No. 01                 Prophet Muhammad’s (PBUH) Patience

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Writing                                              Ÿ   Grammar (Kind of Noun)
  • Pronunciation                              

Lesson No. 02                 Eight Cultural Festival around the World

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Writing                                              Ÿ   Grammar (Pronoun)
  • Pronunciation                              

 

Lesson No. 03                 Written in March (Poem)

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Writing                                              Ÿ   Summary
  • Paraphrasing                               Ÿ   Grammar (Figurative Parts of Speech)
  • Pronunciation

Lesson No. 04                 Friendship Never Dies

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Writing                                              Ÿ   Grammar (Transitional Devices)
  • Pronunciation                               Ÿ   Review Unit I-4

Lesson No. 05                 An Honest Young Man (A Folk Tale)

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Writing                                              Ÿ   Grammar (Articles)
  • Pronunciation                              

Lesson No. 06                 Little Deeds of Kindness

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Summary
  • Writing                                              Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Pronunciation                               Ÿ   Grammar (Adjectives)
  • Paraphrasing

Lesson No. 07                 Space Travel

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Writing                                              Ÿ   Grammar (Model Verbs)
  • Pronunciation                              

Lesson No. 08                 From Jinnah to Quaid-e-Azam

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Writing                                              Ÿ   Grammar (Transitive and Intransitive Verbs)
  • Pronunciation                              

Lesson No. 09                 Visit to a Doctor’s Clinic

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Writing                                              Ÿ   Grammar (Punctuation)
  • Pronunciation                               Ÿ   Review unit 5 to 9

Lesson No. 10                 Lahore

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Writing                                              Ÿ   Grammar (Active Voice & Passive Voice)
  • Pronunciation                              

Lesson No. 11                 A Nation’s Strength

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Summary                                              Ÿ   Paraphrasing
  • Writing Ÿ   Grammar (Direct & Indirect Speech)
  • Pronunciation                

 Lesson No. 12                 The First Woman to Win Sword of Honour

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Grammar (Preposition and Prepositional Phrases) Ÿ   Writing
  • Pronunciation                                             

Lesson No. 13                 The Noisy Class

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Writing                                                             Ÿ   Grammar (Compound Preposition)
  • Pronunciation                              

Lesson No. 14                 Value of Labour

  • Words Meanings (Glossary) Ÿ   Comprehension
  • Writing                                                             Ÿ   Grammar (Adverb)
  • Pronunciation                               Ÿ   Review Unit 10-14

STORIES

  • Foolish stag Ÿ   Three Greedy Men      Ÿ   The king and the spider             Ÿ   The hare and tortoise
  • Golden Eggs Ÿ   Grapes are sour            Ÿ   Shepherd Boy and Wolf             Ÿ   Do good have good
  • A bird in the hand is better than two in bush Ÿ   Creative Story (Page-49) Ahmed was a driver…..

PARAPHRASE TOPICS

  • Our Holy Prophet Ÿ   My Hobby       Ÿ   Mobile Phone       Ÿ   Picnic Party     Ÿ   Electronic Media
  • Dust Storm Ÿ   Road Safety    Ÿ   A Football Match  Ÿ   Eid-ul-Fitr       Ÿ   Pakistan Movement
  • A Journey by a train Ÿ   A Rainy Day    Ÿ   Festivals are source of economy      Ÿ   Historical Buildings                                                                                                                                                  of Pakistan

LETTERS

  • Letter to Mother for her health Ÿ   To Father for asking money
  • To Friend congratulation him on his success. Ÿ   To Chinese friend to participate in their festival
  • A letter to the Post Master about irregular delivery of letters.

APPLICATIONS

  • School Leaving Certificate Ÿ   To the Principal, Un-availability of syllabus related books in library
  • Leave marriage of elder brother   Ÿ   Remission of fine        Ÿ   To the Principal, for lack of furniture in

     class room.

Scheme of Paper Pattern

Section I (20 Marks)

 

      Ÿ   MCQs        Ÿ   In the lessons                10 Items             Ÿ   Grammar                       10 Items

Section II (40 Marks)

Ä   Question Answer from the lessons:      10 Marks  (2x5)                

Ä   Paraphrasing:                                           5 Marks    (1x5)

Ä   Summary of poems                                  5 Marks     (1x5)                

Ä   Change voice                                            5 Marks    (1x5)

Ä   Change of narrations               5 Marks    (1x5)                 

Ä   Grammar in exercises                             10 Marks            

Section III (40 Marks)

Ä   Letters / Application                                06 Marks (1x6)

Ä   Paragraph Writing                                    06 Marks (1x6)

Ä   Translation / Story                                   08 Marks  (1x8)                

Ä   (Grammar)                                                16 Marks

Ä   Mind Map                                                  04 Marks

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