Y11 English: writing tips

Here is some of the advice I gave for your exam. Hope it helps.

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Y11 English PREP: T4 Week 3

Hey, this is the PREP,

  1. Two articles in obs book, pertaining to ‘Identity and Belonging’.
  2. 1 item from the task matrix assignment, which is here ->witness task matrix
  3. Access http://www.vcestudyguides.com/guides/context/identity-and-belonging to get some ideas on possible prompts and responses.
  4. Find and bring in one example of a creative or persuasive response to ‘identity and belonging’ on Tuesday


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


Week 7 PREP part 1: Year 11 English


your PREP for Thursday’s class is:

Connect the Dots by looking at similarities and differences between the three texts we have studied in the ways that ‘Identity and Belonging’ is represented. Use the following things to help.

Also, look through posts for English and complete previously set tasks, search through the bottom of the page.



Week 4 PREP: Y11 English

Here is your PREP for this week, due on Tuesday 26th

  • Finish reading the book

Enjoy your weekends and feel free to email me with any questions,


English PREP from week 2

Howdy Y11 English team! Here’s this week’s PREP, due on Tuesday 12th


  • Make an entry in the Obs book.
  • Set up a wallwisher or titanpad on an assigned character and email me the link
  • Add to the Montana 1948 form on this blog
  • Read pp. 80-130 (bare minimum)
  • Take detailed notes on specific incidents in the text. Record page numbers and quotes where possible.