Philip Allan Literature Guide For Gcse Of Mice And Men

Author: Steve Eddy
Editor: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444150553
Size: 17,90 MB
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Philip Allan Literature Guides (for GCSE) provide exam-focused analysis of popular set texts to give students the very best chance of achieving the highest grades possible. This full colour text provides - a thorough commentary, outlining the plot and structure and exploring the themes, style, characters and context of the text; exemplar A*- and C-grade answers to exam-style questions; the assessment objectives for each exam board, highlighting the specific skills that students need to develop; 'Grade booster' boxes with tips on how to move between grades; and Key quotations to memorise and use in the exams

Of Mice And Men John Steinbeck

Author: Stewart Martin
Editor: Letts & Londsale
ISBN: 9781857582642
Size: 14,56 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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The book offers a brief plot synopsis, a double-page graphic overview and insight into the text, a short introduction to major characters and themes, a who's who in the text - introducing a cameo icon for each major character. It explains major and minor themes in the texts - introducing thematic icons, gives a detailed commentary on the text, linked closely to the text for ease of reference, and features icons to enable flexible following of themes and characters. There is also a self-test quiz for each section, focusing on skills that will be required for coursework and exams and a checklist of important quotes. Guidance on structure and content of exam essays is given with examples of questions.

Of Mice And Men York Notes For Gcse Workbook

Author: Mike Gould
ISBN: 9781447980469
Size: 10,53 MB
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Developed in response to a high level of customer demand, the workbooks in this series provide an innovative new approach to revision with a range of tasks and answers for students to test and track their writing skills in advance of the exam. Each workbook contains sections to be filled in by the reader.

The Complete Guide To Becoming An English Teacher

Author: Stephen Clarke
Editor: SAGE
ISBN: 9781446245521
Size: 15,40 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Praise for the previous edition: 'This is a text that should accompany every student teacher of English and find its way on to the shelf of all practising teachers. This book excited me. It is written in a style that makes you want to try out activities and take up challenges. This book will encourage the student teacher to embrace the subject of English along with its associated values and debates' - ESCalate `If I was training to teach English today, this is the book I would want - an extraordinarily professional handbook of good practice ' - Geoff Barton, Times Educational Supplement, Teacher Magazine This essential companion for aspiring secondary English teachers has been extensively reworked to help students meet the very latest professional and academic standards, while also equipping them with the knowledge and skills they will need for the beginning of their teaching career. Focusing on the essentials needed to be a successful English teacher, the authors combine subject knowledge with ideas, examples and approaches for creating an effective, vibrant learning environment, and real examples of lesson plans and schemes of work. Each chapter clearly links practice to theoretical and critical perspectives on teaching, making this an ideal text for students working towards M-level credits or a Masters in Teaching and Learning. There are also brand new chapters which explore in greater depth specific areas of contention and challenging issues, including: - Diversities, including global perspectives on teaching English - The application and implications of using ICT - Multi-agency provision in personalising learning - Research methodologies - Transition from the training year and the first year as a teacher The latest requirements for Qualified Teacher Status are clearly signposted throughout, and activities at the end of each chapter help to reinforce knowledge and encourage reflection. Written by a team of highly respected authors, this new edition should be on every secondary English student's bookshelf.

A Practical Guide To Teaching English In The Secondary School

Author: Andrew Green
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 0415675057
Size: 16,84 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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"A Practical Guide to Teaching English in the Secondary School offers straightforward advice, inspiration and support for all training and newly qualified secondary English teachers. Based on the best research and practice available, it offers a wide range of tried and tested strategies and practical activities to ensure success in the secondary classroom. Packed with photocopiable resources and illustrated throughout with examples of good practice and samples of pupils' work, the Practical Guide covers key aspects of English teaching, including: - Effective lesson planning and pupil progress - Getting started with drama - Teaching poetry successfully and enjoyably - Media education and media studies - an introduction to the curriculum and designing schemes of work - Teaching English language - Choosing and using fiction for all ages - English literature at A Level - Opportunities for ICT in English - Planning meaningful assessment. A Practical Guide to Teaching English in the Secondary School is an essential companion to the best selling Learning to Teach English in the Secondary School. Written by expert professionals, it provides detailed examples of theory in practice, enabling you to analyse and reflect on your own teaching in order to ensure pupil learning is maximised. Providing a combination of practical ideas, educational rationales and activities to stimulate personal thought and development, this book explores a wide range of issues pertinent to the teaching and learning of English in the 21st century"--

Of Mice And Men

Author: Steve Eddy
Editor: Hodder Education
ISBN: 9781444108729
Size: 15,76 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Written by our team of experienced GCSE examiners, and teachers Philip Allan Literature Guides (for GCSE) are invaluable study companions with exam-specific advice to help you get the grade you want. Packed with all you need to boost your chances, the Literature Guides cover context, plot and structure, characters, themes and style. In addition, there is advice on how to tackle the assessments, a full explanation of the assessment objectives and skills you need to do well, and comments on sample student essays.

How To Be A Brilliant English Teacher

Author: Trevor Wright
Editor: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415332460
Size: 10,66 MB
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Provides advice and lesson ideas for English teachers.

Basic Skills In Neab Gcse English

Author: Imelda Pilgrim
Editor: Heinemann
ISBN: 9780435104092
Size: 10,77 MB
Format: PDF
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Prepares students for NEAB English papers 1 and 2. This text contains motivating texts and extracts accessibile to lower ability students with teach-yourself sections at the end of each unit.

Edexcel International Gcse In English Literature 4et1 Anthology Poetry And Modern Prose A Study Guide

Author: Emile Armanious
ISBN: 9781717787828
Size: 17,79 MB
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Edexcel International GCSE in English Literature (4ET1): Strategies for Writing© by Emile Armanious is designed to support students studying for Pearson Edexcel International GCSE in English Literature (4ET1) for first examination June 2018 ● This study guide is divided into three units, with each one focusing on one of the specified tasks in the exam, namely, the anthology poetry, unseen poetry and modern prose Features include: ● a detailed analysis of the Anthology poetry collection from Part 3 of the Pearson Edexcel International GCSE English Anthology including language, poetic form, structure and contextual factors used to create meanings and effects along with past paper questions with answers in line with the requirements of the Edexcel updated syllabus (4ET1) ● how to comment on unseen poems, analysing the poet's descriptive skills, choice of language and use of structure and form to create meanings and effects together with past paper question examples with answers to illustrate how to tackle unseen poetry questions in Paper 1 ● understanding how writers create literary effects using, for example, imagery, descriptive skills, language choice, tone and mood, structure and form ● understanding and using appropriate literary terminology ● making comparisons between poems, including use of language, structure and form ● how to identify and use relevant examples from seen and unseen poems ● a critical analysis of the novella 'Of Mice and Men' by John Steinbeck including plot, themes and character profiles together with past paper questions with answers illustrating how to comment on characters and themes ● Two sample coursework assignments on Paper 3 Modern Drama and Literary Heritage Texts including one sample essay response to a teacher devised assignment on the play An Inspector Calls by J B Priestly and one sample essay response on the novel Great Expectations by Charles Dickens with detailed critical analysis of language, form and structure in the context of the two set texts ● a comprehensive glossary of poetic devices, figures of speech and literary terms used in poetry analysis including definitions and examples in literature