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Refugee Blues group work: Y11 revision

My Year 11 were revising Refugee Blues (Auden) today. Their work is copied below.  Fee free to borrow.  They will be downloading and keeping…

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Edexcel Anthology B: Short Stories introduction

As a new group of students begin to work on Edexcel Certificate/IGCSE Anthology B, here is a short introduction to the unit: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p6CDiTJdiqI&feature=youtu.be

Resources for the anthology can be found here: https://jwpblog.wordpress.com/tag/anthology-unit-b/

or here:

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“I don’t know how to revise English” Look here for ideas:

If you follow this link, I have tried to organise some thoughts to help with revision for English Language. This is aimed at my Edexcel Certificate students, but the ideas may well be used by anyone.

http://linoit.com/users/jonathanpeel/canvases/%20English%20igcse%2Fcertificate

I have not used linoit before, and think I have got this right!

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Edexcel certificate English Language paper 2: Short stories revision class

Posts to assist revision of the short story section of the English Language paper.

The powerpoint:
approaching short stories

The screencast – A link to the SGS ENGLISH DEPARTMENT YOUTUBE page: https://www.youtube.com/user/SGSEnglish/videos?view=0&flow=grid

Useful web links to the Edexcel website:

Sample Assessment material: http://www.edexcel.com/migrationdocuments/Edexcel%20Certificate/Edexcel-Cert-English-Language-SAMs-web.pdf

the syllabus: http://www.edexcel.com/migrationdocuments/Edexcel%20Certificate/Edexcel%20L1-2%20Cert%20in%20English%20Language%20spec.pdf

the anthology: http://www.edexcel.com/migrationdocuments/Edexcel%20Certificate/UG026701-International-GCSE-Anthology-English-Lang-spec-A-English-Lit-Issue-2-for-web.pdf

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Year 10 revision materials: An Unknown Girl

Revision materials made by students at SGS for An Unknown Girl by Moniza Alvi.

A short podcast discussion about the poem: unknown girl ideas.

The script for the task above: discussion_on_unkown_girl

A revision mat/wordle: girl mat

An essay about the poem: an_unknown_girl_essay

Again, use these as you see fit. Please respect the fact that they have been written by students in year 10, but feel free to feedback!

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Year 10 revision material: Out, out-

Revision material made by year 10 at SGS to support the teaching of Robert Frost’s Out, out- as part of their work on the Edexcel Anthology for IGCSE, section B. A quick quiz: out_out_q_a An essay based around the SCASI format of analysis: out_out_scasi_essay_final A presentation on the poem: out_out_presentation (2) A video presentation: https://www.dropbox.com/s/eh6yzztrjfa4ft3/out%20out-.mp4 A video response to the poem: https://www.dropbox.com/s/bu37srna30pg8wq/movie%202.wmv Please enjoy these resources that my Year 10 class have created and feel free to offer feedback!

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Electricity comes to cocoa bottom – Douglas. For Edexcel IGCSE/certificate

The final poem from the Edexcel Anthology, section B. A PowerPoint to assist in reading and revising this poem.

electricity comes to coacoa bottom revision

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DISABLED – Owen. For Edexcel IGCSE/Certificate

Another of the anthology B poems. This one is so well known that I feel that my offering may not cover all the bases. It is suggested as a starting point for further exploration.

DISABLED

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“Out, Out-” Thoughts on Frost

Written to support EDEXCEL IGCSE/Certifciate Anthology B:

out, out

A look at ROBERT FROST’S “out.out-” prepared for my Year 10 and 11 students.

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Notes for EDEXCEL certificate 1/2 poetry collection

This document is a set of notes relating to Unit B of the EDEXCEL Anthology for certificate 1/2 or IGCSE study. The notes are for the poems listed:
Disabled, Out, Out-, Refugee Blues, An Unknown Girl and Electricity comes to Cocoa Bottom.

All ideas are my own and there are no guarantees…
poems for the anthology

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