Category Archives: Gatsby & pre-1900 poetry

Year 13 important update – read before the exams

Hello Year 13, I hope study leave is going well and you are feeling calm and confident – final three weeks now, keep focused and positive! Here are two new unseen poetry practice papers for you to have a go … Continue reading

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Year 13 Othello context revision

Here’s the A03 context revision we did today: 13A B Team annotated context sheets 13A Team 1 annotated context sheets 13D annotated context sheets Here are the slides with quote revision Othello revision A2 Here are the notes when we compared the … Continue reading

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Y12 & 13 poetry revision cards

Dear all, some of you have asked for help revising the poems. I have made this so you can test yourself  on context/ form / type of love revising poetry context & form Best of luck, Mrs Taylor     … Continue reading

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Year 13 Poetry and Gatsby Comparison Grid

Dear Year 13, here is a copy of the Gatsby/ Pre-1900 Poetry Comparison grid that you can use to help you revise for the comparison task. The colour coding should help you ascertain how to use it: comparison grid template. … Continue reading

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Y13 Gatsby/poetry exemplar essays for revision

Here are all the exemplars in one place : love and time exemplar passion essay outline marriage as entrapment exemplar Section C Gatsby-poetry unconditional love answer barriers-to-love-exemplar transcendental-love-exemplar an-alternative-planning-model-for-gatsbypoetry  

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Year 13 Easter revision schedule

Dear Year 13 English students, we have thought long and hard about how best to structure your Easter revision. We want to make it achievable and proportionate. We also want to give you chance to improve essay technique but without … Continue reading

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Year 13 Easter Revision from Ms Murphy

Dear Year 13, a quick reminder of essay deadlines for the 24th April: Gatsby/ Pre-1900: Compare how the authors of two texts you have studied present marriage as a form of entrapment and Feminine Gospels/ Handmaid’s tbc. Here are the revision … Continue reading

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Year 13 Gatsby/poetry Easter essay question plus DIT feedback

Easter essay titles plus DIT feedback Gatsby An excellent power and control essay Control and power exemplar essay

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Year 13 Top Girls & Gatsby A04 typicality

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Mrs Taylor’s Y13 Gatsby-poetry DIT slides

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