The Tips for Success Booklet prepares Grade 9 learners for the Further Education and Training Band (FET), Grades 10 12. It serves as a guide for learners to make the correct subject choices for Grade 10.

This booklet will help you understand the requirements for each subject in Grade 9 and what to expect of these subjects in Grade 10. It provides study tips that will guide you to success at the end of your school year.

The following are the contents of this booklet, adapted for delivery via the Internet. Click here to download the complete booklet in Acrobat format
(zip file: size 4 402 KB)

For the Afrikaans version of the booklet, click here.

Grade 9 - Tips for Success - A guide for Grade 9 learners to make the correct subject choices
(the following documents require the Adobe Reader  for viewing and/or printing)

  1. How to use this booklet  (pdf: size 64 KB)
  2. Pass requirements for Grade 9 & Set goals for passing Grade 9  (pdf: size 57 KB)
  3. Tips for success in all subjects
  4. This is what you need to do to select your subjects for Grade 10
    & Assessments: ANAs and Systemic Assessments for Grade 9 learners
      (pdf: size 26 KB)
  5. You are now heading towards the FET phase  (pdf: size 27 KB)
  6. Why dropping out of school is not an option  (pdf: size 26 KB)
  7. Study tips  (pdf: size 26 KB)
  8. Pledge and motivation  (pdf: size 1 158 KB)
  9. My study goals  (pdf: size 19 KB)
  10. Self-evaluation  (pdf: size 28 KB)

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