Latest CBSE Syllabus for Class 8 of English 2017-18

Here, latest syllabus of CBSE Syllabus for Class 8 English for the session 2017-18. The new session has started and board updated the new syllabus.

In the Yearly examination, 30% of 1st Term + entire syllabus of 2nd Term will come.

• There will 3 sections, Reading, Writing with Grammar, Literature.

• The section wise weightage will depend on schools. (It will different for different schools.)

• Month wise syllabus list is given as per KVS.

Chapter List
April and May Prose - The Best Christmas Present in the World
             The Tsunami
Writing Section - Notice, Message
Grammar - Verb Forms
June Poem - The ant and the cricket
             Geography lesson
Suppl. - How the Camel got his Hump
Grammar - Active and Passive
Writing - Formal and Informal Letter
July Prose - Glimpses of the Past
Poem - Macavity-The Mystery Cat
Suppl. - Children at Work
              The Selfish Giant
Grammar - Direct and Indirect
Writing - Story Writing, Paragraph Writing
August Prose - Bepin Choudhury’s Lapse of Memory
Poem - The Last Bargain
             The School boy
Suppl. - The Treasure Within
Grammar - Adjectives, Question Tag, Reported Speech
Writing - Paragraph
September Prose - The Summit Within
Suppl. - Princess September
Grammar - Jumbled Words, Preposition, Modals
Prose - This is Jody's fawn
October Poem - The Duck and the Kangaroo
Writing - Leave Application
Speaking - Pair Interaction
November Prose - A Visit to Cambridge
            A Short Monsoon Diary
Poem - When I Set out for Lyonnesse
Suppl. - The Fight
Grammar - Article, Gap Filling
Writing - Diary Entry
December Prose - The Great Stone Face I
Poem - On the Grasshopper and Cricket
Speaking - Conversation
Writing - Essay
January Prose - The Great Stone Face II
Suppl. - Open Window
Writing - Short Composition
February Suppl. - The Comet 1
              The Comet 2
March Revision and Session Ending Examination

Prescribed Books:

• Honeydew by NCERT
• Supplementary Reader - It so Happened by NCERT

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