;This resource provides a chart that outlines the key techniques used in texts created with the purpose to persuade. Students have to analyse samples and fill in the details. They have to analyse the effect on the reader of each technique. Includes tone, appeals and language techniques.
This is used just before exam preparation to remind students of themes and ideas. It uses some quotes but I usually ask them to find more for each theme.
A brief overview of the things to look for when studying a film. Useful for class display if printed at A3.
This PowerPoint gives students an overview of the film V for Vendetta.
This activity contains quotes from The Matrix which students have to sort according to the main themes. I use it as a way of preparing them to write on this film.
This resource is designed for Streetcar Named Desire. It encourages students to see the play in different ways and to interpret it creatively. They can either add more questions to each box or they can choose some of the activities and write responses to them.
;This task asks students to write a news item on the events in the text ‘In The Lake of the Woods’ by Tim O’Brien.
This website contains a few quick ways of looking t film. Things to look for and to make notes on when viewing films.