Y11 Literature PREP: T4 Week 2

Avast, landlubbers! PREP ahoy!

  1. Finish reading stories by Baynton and Lawson, be sure to have some nice notes on each.
  2. You could also read Scission, or any other short stories to develop your familiarity with this style.
  3. Prepare for a short three minute presentation of your research into short stories.


Y11 English PREP: T4 Week 1

Howdy do? Here’s the PREP.

  1. Do some research on the film Witness to find out some stuff about the film before we watch it.
  2. Complete four entries in your obs book based articles/news you find that relates to ‘belonging’. You should discuss how this relates to or says something about belonging in a couple of paragraphs.
  3. Find an example of one of the various options for a context response and bring it to class on Tuesday 15th


Y11 English PREP: T3 Holidays

School’s out for springtime!

  1. Complete the preparation of your presentation. It’s due to be delivered during the first class after holidays.
  2. Watch the video tutorials and look through the other resources in the ‘presenting’ tag.
  3. Write about three articles related to belonging in your obs book.
  4. Email me with any work that you would like feedback on.


Y11 Literature PREP: T3 Holidays

Holiday, it is, the best day.

  1. Please finish reading the text
  2. Go to the post, ‘Workshop – Extract responses’ and read through the examples, following the instructions I have posted.
  3. Go to the post ‘Tutorial – approaching extract responses’ and watch the video/read the notes
  4. Watch all other video tutorials in the MoV tag if you haven’t already. There are at least 3.
  5. Finish your work on the padlet walls for theme, character and techniques. the more we have the more knowledge we have.


Y11 English PREP:T3 Week 9

Greetage, everyone.

  1. Prepare for the text response essay on Tuesday!
  2. Chapter summaries – https://docs.google.com/document/d/1jKG5Xvha2BdUsono8qXl3aU_LaBCC_WIP0sZZ5QhBxc/edit?usp=sharing
  3. Chapter questions for revision – https://docs.google.com/document/d/1LnGI8QS_Y1dFbkrB5H4oXdLmtFlwWQAz_qE5bl7kbhI/edit?usp=sharing
  4. Character questions and profiles on padlets – Character Profile Task
  5. Video tutorial on high quality essay topics – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2-rdBtd4K0U

Don’t forget that we have the persuasive presentation on an issue due after the holidays!