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Recap on Unit 1 Section B - Of Mice and Men

Year 11 – here are the slides from the Tuesday’s lesson.

Ensure you keep reading all of the texts over the Easter break!

Miss O

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Approaching Of Mice and Men as a societal critique

I often pursue aspects of a novel with a question such as “why did the author write this text in this way at this time in their life or in the context of the worlds in which they live?” I am concerned that it is often hard for students to approach an essay about the significance of a certain character unless they can see how the character fits into the overall vision of the writer. 2,079 more words

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English Teacher reblogged this on miss, the dog ate my homework and commented:

A great blog post offering some wonderful interpretations - definitely worth a look! Miss O

Light and Dark in Of Mice and Men

A great collection of quotes here (taken from the wonderful Wildern English) to show Steinbeck’s use of light and dark in Of Mice and Men.   45 more words

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Easter Essay Tasks

Please attempt at least 2 of the following questions. I suggest focus on the elements you feel least confident with. Feel free to email work through to me over Easter. 592 more words

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Your possible exam questions

In today’s lesson we revised the chapters in The Woman in Black. Some of you have a great knowledge of the texts, some of you need to reread the text as soon as possible. 231 more words

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Model Introduction for The Woman in Black Essay

Year 11 – I have marked your essays on The Woman in Black and the ghost story genre. Solid effort, many of you listened to feedback and improved your grade. 345 more words

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Revision Sessions

Here are my proposed revision sessions to start after the Easter holidays. The content is yet to be decided and I am happy to focus on areas you are struggling with. 133 more words

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