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English and French teacher at UK state grammar school. Recent Oxford graduate. All these resources are tried and tested. Leave me a message if you're looking for exam technique advice on any aspect of the AQA or OCR GCSE English courses, as well as any requests for annotated poems, and I'll get back to you!

English and French teacher at UK state grammar school. Recent Oxford graduate. All these resources are tried and tested. Leave me a message if you're looking for exam technique advice on any aspect of the AQA or OCR GCSE English courses, as well as any requests for annotated poems, and I'll get back to you!
The Merchant of Venice for GCSE - boost your grade! 7-9
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The Merchant of Venice for GCSE - boost your grade! 7-9

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There are relatively few resources for this play at GCSE level; this resource contains pointers to allow students to improve their grade. It includes suggestions for further reading and context which is 7-9 grade, allowing them to create a conceptual argument to impress examiners. It also points students in the direction of the word level analysis needed to demonstrate AO2. It is written by a recent Oxford graduate.
How to compare poems at GCSE AQA or OCR
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How to compare poems at GCSE AQA or OCR

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This resource clearly explains and models how students should compare poems in GCSE essays. It provides a clear structure that students can use in their essays, and which can also shape how the poems are taught and how they should be revised. Written by an Oxford graduate.
Inspector Calls Quotations Explained for grades 7-9
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Inspector Calls Quotations Explained for grades 7-9

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This revision and consolidation resource has 80 short key quotations from the play organised by moment. This means that students can learn as they go along and you have a resource to test their knowledge. The explanations include analysis of language, structure and context. All content is structured to push students into the 7-9 range. Suitable for all specifications, in particular AQA GCSE and OCR GCSE, which focus heavily on AO2. Written by a recent Oxford graduate.
Punishment, Honour Killing, Partition, Phrasebook, Vergissmeinnicht OCR GCSE teacher annotated poems
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Punishment, Honour Killing, Partition, Phrasebook, Vergissmeinnicht OCR GCSE teacher annotated poems

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For OCR GCSE 9-1 English Literature Conflict Poetry. Teacher annotated copies of Punishment, Honour Killing, Partition, Phrasebook and Vergissmeinnicht. The internet has very few resources on these poems so they provide extra, detailed notes for revision. All annotations are broken up into theme, language and structure sections to help students to write cogent essays. Written by a recent Oxford graduate.
OCR Conflict Poetry Complete Revision
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OCR Conflict Poetry Complete Revision

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High quality revision resource for OCR 9-1 GCSE English Literature. There are very few resources to support this course, and this provides detailed explanations of the themes, language techniques and stuctural devices used in the poems. Written by a recent Oxford graduate.
How to answer OCR 9-1 English Language Question 4
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How to answer OCR 9-1 English Language Question 4

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This is the most difficult question to answer and mark! This resource has sample articles, a sample question, and a sample structure to allow students to see how to answer the question. Note that the articles are longer than those used in the exam, but they are very fun to teach and could lead into a piece of recreative writing or an autobiographical writing task.
OCR Poetry: Power and Conflict
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OCR Poetry: Power and Conflict

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This bundle contains everything you need to teach and revise the OCR poems: it has annotated copies of each poem, a revision table to give to students, suggestions for unseen poems and advice on exam technique. Save 41% by buying this as a bundle. All resources are high quality and are tried and tested.
Great Expectations Quotations Explained for GCSE grades 7-9
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Great Expectations Quotations Explained for GCSE grades 7-9

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This revision and consolidation resource has 80 short key quotations from the novel organised by character. This means that students can learn as they go along and you have a resource to test their knowledge. The explanations include analysis of language, structure and context. All content is structured to push students into the 7-9 range. Suitable for all specifications, in particular AQA GCSE and OCR GCSE, which focus heavily on AO2. Written by a recent Oxford graduate.
Candide key quotations
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Candide key quotations

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Key quotations from the novel Candide. Suitable for A level French revision so that pupils can learn key quotations about a range of themes and characters in the novel. Space is left for students to annotate the quotations with their own thoughts.
Macbeth Quotations Explained for grades 7-9
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Macbeth Quotations Explained for grades 7-9

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This revision and consolidation resource has 50 short key quotations from the play organised by moment. This means that students can learn as they go along and you have a resource to test their knowledge. The explanations include analysis of language, structure and context. All content is structured to push students into the 7-9 range. Suitable for all specifications, in particular AQA GCSE and OCR GCSE, which focus heavily on AO2. Written by a recent Oxford graduate.