AQA Literature exam question flashcards

Flashcards with questions on, Jekyll and Hyde, Power and Conflict poetry, Macbeth and An Inspector Calls. These flashcards cover sections from four of the topics my year 11 students need for their upcoming English Literature exams. We're getting to the point now that students just need to practise planning questions quickly. Not agonizing over it, just …

Introduction to Shakespeare lesson – My Shakespeare

I enjoy teaching Shakespeare - which is good as I cover it with all of my classes every year! This is an introductory lesson using 'My Shakespeare' by Kate Tempest. I've used this a number of times for years 7, 8 or 9. Students consider the impact The Great Man has had on our language …

Use this descriptive structure to focus your students’ creative writing

Teaching students to follow a structure when being creative is something I try to avoid - the last thing I want to do is put a limit on their creativity. However, there is a trend when students are marked on descriptive writing (like in section B of paper 1 of the AQA Language exam) for …