Welcome to Communications 12 Online

The following course is designed to be completed with teacher supervision and support. Students and teachers should print out a copy of the course checklist to monitor progress. Teachers can also print out a copy of the marks record sheet.

Students are asked to print out the following assignment worksheets, and answer the questions as directed. Students are encouraged to ask for teacher help whenever necessary. Students may pick and choose assignments as they please or follow the order provided in the course checklist.

If you have any questions or concerns regarding the course content or materials, or would like to report missing or bad links, please contact the course sponsor Bill Trickey or at Charles Bloom Secondary (250) 547-2191


Communications 12
Lesson File Lesson Title
Sentences Unit


 Making Sentences #1  
sentences02  Making Sentences #2  


 Making Sentences #3  
sentences04  How to Put Sentences Together   


How to Put Sentences Together #2    
sentences06 Making Sentences into a Paragraph  


When to Use Commas   
sentences08 Don't Use No Double Negatives   
paragraphs01 Creating Paragraphs   
paragraphs02  Topic/Support/Conclusion  
paragraphs03 Descriptive Paragraphs   
paragraphs04 Narrative Paragraphs   
paragraphs05 Expository Paragraphs   
essay01 Research the 5 Paragraph Essay   
essay02 Bibliography/Reference Model   
essay03   5 Paragraph Essay Assignment  
  Short Stories
 short_stories01 Short Story Notes (Handout)   
 short_stories02 Story - The Lottery  
short_stories02_worksheet Worksheet #1 - The Lottery  
 short_stories03 The Monkey's Paw   
short_stories03_worksheet Worksheet #1 - The Monkey's Paw  
 short_stories04 Beware of the Dog  
short_stories04_worksheet Worksheet #1 - Beware of the Dog  
 short_stories05 Rocking Horse Winner   
short_stories05_worksheet Worksheet #1 - Rocking Horse Winner  
 short_stories06 A Modest Proposal   
short_stories_06_worksheet Worksheet #1 - A Modest Proposal  
  Poetry/Novel Study
 poetry_project_worksheet Poetry Project w/ Terms   
novel_study01  Novel Study Assignment (Handout)   
novel_study02  Novel Study Assignment Descriptions (Handout)    
novel_study03  Novel Study Criteria/Cover Sheet    
  Media Studies
 media01 What is the Mass Media?   
 media02 Assessing a Website   
 media03 Writting a Summary   
 media04 Video Game Violence   
 media05 Target Audience   
 media06 The Ad  
 media07 Current Events #1   
 media08  Current Events #2  
 media09  Current Events #3  
 media10  Current Events #4  
 media11  Current Events #5  
 media12  The Interview  
  Business Letters
letters01  Business Letter Format  
letters02  Complaint   
letters03  Requesting Information  
letters04  Business Letter Quiz   
grammar01 Nouns and Proper Nouns  
grammar02 Verbs   
grammar03 Pronouns  
grammar04 Adjectives   
grammar05 Adverbs   
grammar06 Verbs can be Adjectives   
grammar07 Possessive Nouns   
grammar08 Singular and Plural Nouns   
grammar09 Regular Plural Nouns   
grammar10 Irregular Plural Nouns   
grammar11 Regular and Irregular Verbs   
grammar12 Possessive Pronouns as Adjectives   
grammar13 Antonyms   
grammar14 Synonyms   
grammar15 Analogies   
grammar16 Grammatical Analogies  
grammar17 Grammatica Analogies (Pt. 2)  
grammar18 Contractions  
Language Skills
skills01 Following Instructions  
skills02 Providing Instructions  
skills03 What are Root Words?  
skills04 What is Scanning?  
skills05 What is Skimming?  
skills06 What are Letter Patterns?  
skills07 Confusing Words  
project English Project  
Reading Comprehension
reading_comp01 Word Context #1 - Tyler's Job  
reading_comp02 Word Context #2 - Sea Sick  
reading_comp03 Word Context #3 - Dr. Seuss  
reading_comp04 Word Context #4 - J.R.R. Tolkien  
reading_comp_quiz Quiz - Jackie Chan