Syllabus : ICSE Class 10 – English

ENGLISH (01)

BIFURCATED SYLLABUS
(As per the Reduced Syllabus for ICSE - Class X Year 2022 Examination)
SEMESTER 1
(Marks: 40)
SEMESTER 2
(Marks: 40)
LANGUAGE
PORTION TO BE COVERED PORTION TO BE COVERED
1. Comprehension 1. Composition
2. Grammar 2. Letter
3. User-defined Methods (Complete Unit) 3. Notice
4. Constructors (Complete Unit) 4. Email
SEMESTER 1
(Marks: 40)
SEMESTER 2
(Marks: 40)
LITERATURE
PORTION TO BE COVERED PORTION TO BE COVERED
Name of the Textbook Names of the Poems/Short Stories/chapters of the prescribed Novel/Drama to be covered Name of the Textbook Names of the Poems/Short Stories/chapters of the prescribed Novel/Drama to be covered
DRAMA: The Merchant of Venice (Shakespeare’s unabridged play by A.W. Verity) Act 3
(Scenes 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5)
DRAMA: The Merchant of Venice (Shakespeare’s unabridged play by A.W. Verity) Act 4
(Scenes 1 & 2)
Act 5
TREASURE TROVE: A Collection of ICSE Poems & Short Stories TREASURE TROVE: A Collection of ICSE Poems & Short Stories
Poems (i) I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings – Maya Angelou
(ii) The Patriot – Robert Browning
Poems (iii) Abou Ben Adhem - Leigh Hunt
(iv) Nine Gold Medals - David Roth
Short Stories (i) The Little Match Girl – Hans Christian Andersen
(ii) The Blue Bead – Norah Burke
Short Stories (iii) My Greatest Olympic Prize – Jesse Owens
(iv) All Summer in a Day – Ray Douglas Bradbury
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