The following gives brief descriptions of the language support programmes and learning materials available for secondary schools:
(1)Bridging English Across Primary and Secondary Education (1996) (For bridging from Primary 6 to Secondary 1)
(2)Support Measures for Student Adaptation in English-medium Schools (For Secondary 1 students learning through the medium of English)
(3)Enrichment Programme for Secondary 2 and Secondary 3 Students in Chinese-medium Schools (2003) (For Secondary 2 and Secondary 3 levels)
The resource package was issued to schools in 2001.
(4)Learning in the English Medium in Secondary 4 (1996) (For Secondary 4 level)
This booklet suggests ways for schools and teachers to provide assistance, devise teaching plans and apply strategies that will enable Secondary 4 students to learn through the English medium.
(5)Intensive English Course (IEC) Resource Package (Revised Edition1999) (For Secondary 6 level)
The IEC aims to help Secondary 6 students become effective learners of English and to raise their motivation in learning English.
The IEC comprises 10 thematic modules for Secondary 6 students using English as the medium of instruction. Teachers are encouraged to adapt the materials to suit their students?needs and promote students?self-access learning.