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English- Year 11

Please see below remote learning for Year 11 students only. Should you have any questions please contact Mrs Smith, Miss Burley or speak to your form tutor.

W/C 1st March 2021

This week's lesson will each focus on the reading questions for Paper 1:

Lesson 1 - Q1 - Extracting information from a text

Lesson 2 - Q2 - Analysing Language

Lesson 3 - Q3 - Exploring Structure

Lesson 4 - Q4 - 'To what extent do you agree...?'

Each lesson has a PowerPoint that will be delivered during your live lesson and available in the Teams chat afterwards. The lesson will culminate in a sample question with the mark scheme used to reflect and edit.

Please email of DM Mrs C Smith who will mark all answers and return with feedback.

 

W/C 22nd February 2021

Paper 2 reading and writing preparation this fortnight:

Persuasive Writing Activities:

  • Using persuasive techniques and creating examples
  • Writing a persuasive speech

Synthesis and Summary Activities:

  • Work through the support booklet.
  • Complete the mock questions for Q2 and Q4.

 

W/C 8th February 2021

Sign in to tuitionkits

Select GCSE English Language > AQA > Mr Bruff: Paper 1 Questions

Your sessions have been scheduled for you to watch the video demonstration and complete the tasks. There's even a funky revision video to The Greatest Showman.

 

W/C 1st February 2021

Language & Literature

8 practice exam pages for English Language using Literature text for revision (A Christmas Carol). Please complete the tasks, annotating the extract and emailing across the completed answers. Question 4 should be at least 2 pages of a response (20 marks).

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W/C 25th January 2021

Complete the booklet on purpose, audience and language used to influence.

Creative Writing Tasks (using the preparation for reading work completed). x2 of choice to be completed and returned via Teams.

Literature

Mock questions to be completed and returned through Teams as revision.

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W/C 18th January 2021

How writers use language to influence readers

15 preparation tasks with a summative assessment. Hard resources posted home; booklets available through Teams assignment. 

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W/c 11th January 2021

For copies of the texts for lessons, CLICK HERE

Access ASSIGNMENTS on your Microsoft Teams account and attempt the series of tasks increasing in cognitive demand. 

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 W/c 4th January 2021

Revision

An Inspector Calls (2017) - CLICK HERE TO WATCH

Re-read your copy of the play and/or watch the above link before logging in to TuitionKit to complete the tasks/answer the questions.

A Christmas Carol (1984) - CLICK HERE TO WATCH

Re-read your copy of the novella and/or watch the above link before logging in to TuitionKit to complete the tasks/answer the questions.

Current Work

Access ASSIGNMENTS on your Microsoft Teams account and attempt the extended responses as set.