Macbeth Act 1, Scene 1 GCSE English Literature  NEW 1-9 SPEC

Macbeth Act 1, Scene 1 GCSE English Literature NEW 1-9 SPEC

A lesson based on staging Act 1, Scene 1 with a heavy focus on language use and analysis. Allows students to plan their own staging of the scene whilst including key word analysis and technical terms. Also includes an example exam question with exemplar answer, based on the work completed during the lesson. Also features a video plenary where students discuss which version of the scene they think is the most effective and why.
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A Christmas Carol Example Response with Mock Exam Paper AQA NEW 1-9 SPEC

A Christmas Carol Example Response with Mock Exam Paper AQA NEW 1-9 SPEC

A mock exam based on the end of Stave 4 with a sample essay response with accompanying summary. Useful as a homework task, revision or full blown mock exam. The question used is: Starting with this extract, how does Dickens present the change in Scrooge? Write about: • How Dickens presents Scrooge in this extract • How Dickens presents the change in Scrooge in the novel as a whole
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Macbeth mock exam with example answer GCSE English Literature NEW AQA 1-9 SPEC

Macbeth mock exam with example answer GCSE English Literature NEW AQA 1-9 SPEC

A sample mock exam (based on Banquo's Ghost scene) that is perfect for students to use in class, as a homework or as full blown assessment. It also comes with a full sample answer that analyses the extract as well as making links to other parts of the play and to context. The question used is: Starting with this extract, explain how far you think Shakespeare presents Macbeth as a brave man. Write about: • How Shakespeare presents Macbeth in this extract • How Shakespeare presents Macbeth as a brave man in the play as a whole
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Big Fat Cross-Curricular Christmas Quiz (with links to A Christmas Carol)

Big Fat Cross-Curricular Christmas Quiz (with links to A Christmas Carol)

Originally made as a revision tool for my Year 11s studying A Christmas Carol, I adapted this quiz to cover other elements of the curriculum. This quiz features 25 questions based on: RE, Geography, History, Food Tech, Sociology and Literature. Students will actually learn useful information from this quiz and it's fun to use in lessons or form time.
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AQA ENGLISH LITERATURE POETRY COMPARISON POWER AND CONFLICT SAMPLE ANSWERS NEW 1-9 SPEC

AQA ENGLISH LITERATURE POETRY COMPARISON POWER AND CONFLICT SAMPLE ANSWERS NEW 1-9 SPEC

This document contains three different sample PEE answers for students to level and grade. Excellent for use as a revision tool or for use in class as students write their own answers. The three different questions are: Compare how the power of memory is presented in Kamikaze and in one other poem from ‘Power and Conflict.’ Compare how Bayonet Charge and The Charge of the Light Brigade present the experience of soldiers in battle. How does the poet present the power of nature in Storm on the Island and in one other poem from Power and Conflict?
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AQA ENGLISH LANGUAGE PAPER 2 SECTION B EXAMPLE ESSAY RESPONSES 1-9 SPEC

AQA ENGLISH LANGUAGE PAPER 2 SECTION B EXAMPLE ESSAY RESPONSES 1-9 SPEC

This document contains two example responses to an AQA Paper 2 Section B writing question for the 1-9 spec. These responses have been written in the style of a 'student' and contain minor SPAG errors so they can grade both essays based on technical accuracy. There is a space under each response for students to level and grade the answers with feedback. They will need a copy of the marking criteria to do so, which is easily available on the AQA website. Please check out my shop for other resources for the 1-9 GCSEs.
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Macbeth exam mock assessment with sample answer AQA English Literature NEW 1-9 SPEC

Macbeth exam mock assessment with sample answer AQA English Literature NEW 1-9 SPEC

An example mock exam for Macbeth in the new AQA format. Also includes an example answer for students to use as a guide or to mark and grade using the new marking criteria. The question used is: Starting with this extract, how does Shakespeare present the relationship between Macbeth and Lady Macbeth? Write about: • How Shakespeare presents their relationship in this extract • How Shakespeare presents their relationship in the play as a whole [30 marks] Perfect for use in class, as a homework or for a full-blown mock.
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AQA ENGLISH LITERATURE POETRY POWER & CONFLICT COMPARISON LESSON NEW 1-9 SPEC

AQA ENGLISH LITERATURE POETRY POWER & CONFLICT COMPARISON LESSON NEW 1-9 SPEC

This lesson allows students to plan and write a comparative exam response based on two poems from the Power & Conflict cluster. It features a starter that allows students to revise the key quotations, a planning activity (with examples) and a sample question that focusses on comparing Kamikaze and The Emigree. It also has an example essay for students to level and grade with clear links to the AQA marking criteria as a plenary activity. This lesson could easily stretch to 2-3 lessons.
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AQA ENGLISH LITERATURE A CHRISTMAS CAROL EXAMPLE EXAM RESPONSES NEW 1-9 SPEC

AQA ENGLISH LITERATURE A CHRISTMAS CAROL EXAMPLE EXAM RESPONSES NEW 1-9 SPEC

This worksheet contains a range of example responses to exam questions for A Christmas Carol. These are perfect for use as revision or for students to level and grade with the new AQA marking criteria. The examples are responses to the following questions: Starting with this extract, how does Dickens present the change in Scrooge and in the novel as a whole? How does Dickens present The Ghost of Christmas Past? How does Dickens use language to present Marley’s Ghost? Starting with this extract, how does Dickens present the Fezziwigs?
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AQA ENGLISH LITERATURE AN INSPECTOR CALLS SAMPLE EXAM ANSWERS NEW 1-9 SPEC

AQA ENGLISH LITERATURE AN INSPECTOR CALLS SAMPLE EXAM ANSWERS NEW 1-9 SPEC

A document containing a range different sample responses for students to level and grade in lessons or to use as a revision tool. Contains sample answers to the following questions: Explain the differences between Sheila and Sybil Birling in the play An Inspector Calls How and why do the generations react differently to the death of Eva Smith? Look closely at the end of Act 3 from Gerald’s phone call to the Infirmary. How does Priestley make this part of the play so dramatic? How does Priestley present the change in Sheila during the course of the play An Inspector Calls? How do you think this change reflects some of Priestley’s ideas? How does Priestley use the Inspector to express his views?
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AQA ENGLISH LANGUAGE PAPER 1 SECTION B WRITING NEW 1-9 SPEC

AQA ENGLISH LANGUAGE PAPER 1 SECTION B WRITING NEW 1-9 SPEC

This lesson focuses on Section B of the new 1-9 spec AQA English Language Paper 1. Contains a SPAG based starter activity, planning worksheet, example answer, links to the new marking criteria and peer assessment activity. The lesson is easy to use and guides students through the process of planning and writing a creative description based on a picture. Could easily stretch to 2-3 lessons and be used as revision tool before the exam itself.
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