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50+ Essay Titles on Of Mice and Men

50+ Essay Titles on Of Mice and Men

This is a fully comprehensive list of potential essay titles/topics for students studying Of Mice and Men.The worksheet is divided into different character sections and a list of thematic questions. This has successfully been used for GCSE students.
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25 Persuasive Language Book Blurbs

25 Persuasive Language Book Blurbs

This is a document with 25 examples of book blurbs from a variety of genres e.g. classics, horror, adventure. I have used this with both KS3 and GCSE to analyse the persuasive language that writers have used to persuade readers to buy their books. Each example has specific devices that pupils can identify and explain their effect.
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Nineteenth Century Unseen Prose Examples Bundle

Nineteenth Century Unseen Prose Examples Bundle

Five examples of nineteenth century unseen prose for CCEA English Literature Unit 1. Various different classic prose examples that can be analysed to look at characters feelings, how they engage the reader and the language techniques that the writer has used.
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Charge of the Light Brigade Analysis

Charge of the Light Brigade Analysis

An indepth analysis of the poetic devices used throughout Alfred Lord Tennyson’s ‘Charge of the Light Brigade’. This PPT is useful for pupils to annotate their own copy. I have successfully used this with CCEA GCSE English Literature pupils (new spec).
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GCSE 'Macbeth' Shakespeare Context

GCSE 'Macbeth' Shakespeare Context

PowerPoint that discusses the main aspects of the context in Macbeth. This has been successfully used with GCSE English Literature students. It outlines and explains ideas such as ‘The Great Chain of Being’.
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KS3  'Dulce et Decorum Est' and 'The Solider' Comparative War Poetry Bundle

KS3 'Dulce et Decorum Est' and 'The Solider' Comparative War Poetry Bundle

I have used all of these worksheets and presentations to analyse war poetry at KS3 level. The presentations include context and analysis of the poems and the worksheets allow for further annotation. One worksheet can also be sued for group work to analyse the poems in stanzas. A presentation and worksheet focus on how to effectively compare and structure the two pieces of war poetry.
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An Inspector Calls - Eric Character Example Essay

An Inspector Calls - Eric Character Example Essay

An essay that clearly outlines how Eric Birling has changed for the better throughout the course of the play. It is a helpful resource to show a full mark response. It outlines many dramatic, structural and language techniques that are used to present Eric.
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KS3 or GCSE Creative Writing Bundle

KS3 or GCSE Creative Writing Bundle

This bundle includes a PowerPoint that teaches GCSE level punctuation needed for Creative Writing and English Language. It is presented in a fun and interactive way through the use of Memes and things that are familiar to teenagers. There is also worksheets that show engaging openings, opportunities to practice punctuation etc.
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GCSE Unseen Poetry Bundle

GCSE Unseen Poetry Bundle

A bundle with a terms PPT that goes along with the unseen poetry notes. Notes are extensive and cover all poetic terms and what the exam is wanting you to include. Another document has examples of GCSE standard poems to analyse.
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The Castle Poetry Analysis by Edwin Muir

The Castle Poetry Analysis by Edwin Muir

An in depth analysis of the poem 'The Castle' by Edwin Muir. All techniques and effects have been analysed one stanza at a time. This presentation can be used to show the pupils and allow them to annotate their own poems or to be printed out and given out.
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