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A Level English Literature Guide to Jane Austen’s Novel Persuasion »

Steph Atkinson | Wednesday April 02, 2014

Categories: Prose, Analysing Prose, Persuasion, Writing, Essays, Literary Analysis, Linguistic Analysis, Prose Analysis, AQA A Level English Language & Literature A, ELLA2, ELLA4, AQA A Level English Language & Literature B, ELLB2, ELLB4, EDEXCEL A Level English Language & Literature, 6EL02, 6EL04, OCR A Level English Language & Literature, F671, WJEC A Level English Language & Literature, WJEC A Level English Literature, LT2, KS5 Archive, AQA A Level, EDEXCEL A Level, OCR A Level, WJEC A Level

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Persuasion is a fascinating and accessible novel with rather less typical Austen aspects, such as love lost and rediscovered, that provide students with an interesting and fascinating read; it provides also, if they are more widely read, an interesting counterpoint to her other, perhaps more famous, works.

A feature of this teaching guide is to provide plenty of exemplification, through the close textual analysis of Persuasion...[ read full article ] »


A Level English Literature Guide to Teaching Chaucer Background Lessons »

jennywebb | Wednesday October 23, 2013

Categories: Hot Entries, Poetry, Chaucer, Writing, Literary Analysis, AQA A Level English Language & Literature A, ELLA4, AQA A Level English Language & Literature B, ELLB4, AQA A Level English Literature B, LITB3, EDEXCEL A Level English Language & Literature, 6EL02, KS5 Archive, AQA A Level, EDEXCEL A Level

Introduction

Chaucer can be a daunting prospect for many 17-year-olds. His medieval 14th Century historical, cultural, religious and literary context is so far removed from anything else they have come across before; and the likelihood is that they will never have come across even his name in their earlier school career. By the time they hit A Level, Shakespeare is familiar territory, having been studied at GCSE and KS3 in most schools, but Chaucer remains...

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Comparative Study | Duffy & Larkin »

bethk | Monday June 06, 2011

Categories: Poetry, Duffy, Feminine Gospels, Mean Time, Medusa, Larkin, MCMXIV, Whitsun Weddings, Writing, Poetry Analysis, AQA A Level English Language & Literature A, ELLA4, KS5 Archive, AQA A Level


AQA A A Level English Language & Literature A2 Coursework Booklet (ELLA4) »

bethk | Wednesday April 20, 2011

Categories: Hot Entries, Writing, Comparative Analysis, AQA A Level English Language & Literature A, ELLA4, KS5 Archive, AQA A Level

ELLA4 A2 Student Coursework Booklet.doc

This booklet is intended to have the coursework mark scheme as the final pages of the booklet. For copyright reasons this has not been included. You will need to download the spec and add these pages to complete it. This should be easy as our ELLA4 A2 Student Coursework Booklet is an editable .doc file.

Link to AQA website See pages 10 and 11.

 




A Guide to Teaching Duffy’s Mean Time for ELLA4 »

bethk | Tuesday March 29, 2011

Categories: Hot Entries, Poetry, Duffy, Mean Time, AQA A Level, AQA A Level English Language & Literature A, ELLA4

Associated Resources

This guide is to support the teaching of Duffy’s Mean Time for ELLA4, together with Plath’s Ariel and Larkin’s Whitsun Weddings.

The unit is called “Comparative Analysis through Independent Study” and is therefore built on an...

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A Guide to Teaching Larkin’s Whitsun Weddings for ELLA4 »

bethk | Saturday March 12, 2011

Categories: Hot Entries, Poetry, Larkin, Whitsun Weddings, AQA A Level, AQA A Level English Language & Literature A, ELLA4

Associated Resources

This guide supports teachers using Larkin’s Whitsun Weddings together with Plath’s Ariel and Duffy’s Mean Time for ELLA4, following the teaching scheme and suggested coursework titles available in this topic on Edusites.

This unit, called...

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A Guide to Teaching Plath’s Ariel for ELLA4 »

bethk | Thursday January 27, 2011

Categories: Hot Entries, Poetry, Plath, Ariel, AQA A Level, AQA A Level English Language & Literature A, ELLA4

Associated Resources

This guide is to support the teaching of Plath’s Ariel, together with Duffy’s Mean Time and Larkin’s Whitsun Weddings for ELLA4.

The unit title is “Comparative Analysis through Independent Study”, so students are expected...

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Lang Lit A2 / AS Frameworks Self-Assessment Grid »

bethk | Wednesday January 12, 2011

Categories: AQA A Level, AQA A Level English Language & Literature A, ELLA1, ELLA2, ELLA3, ELLA4

Click on the link below to download the resource.

Lang Lit AS or A2 Frameworks Self-Assessment Grid.doc




A Student’s Guide to Producing a Lang Lit A2 Coursework Essay - ELLA4 Advice »

bethk | Wednesday November 17, 2010

Categories: Hot Entries, AQA A Level English Language & Literature A, ELLA4, KS5 Archive, AQA A Level


AQA A2 Level Lang Lit Scheme of Work Spec A | Cupcakes & Kalashnikovs »

bethk | Tuesday November 16, 2010

Categories: AQA A Level English Language & Literature A, ELLA3, ELLA4, KS5 Archive, AQA A Level

Click on the link below to download a Word version of Beth Kemp’s Scheme of Work for AQA A2 Level Lang Lit Spec A 2010.

AQA A2 Lang Lit Scheme of Work.doc

AQA A A2 Lang Lit New Coursework Scheme

Lang Lit A2 New Coursework Scheme 2011-12.doc

AQA A A2 Lang Lit Possible Coursework Titles

Lang Lit A2 Possible Coursework Titles 2011-12.doc




Teacher’s Guide to ELLA4 - Comparative Analysis through Independent Study »

bethk | Saturday October 30, 2010

Categories: Hot Entries, AQA A Level, AQA A Level English Language & Literature A, ELLA4

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This guide is for the coursework unit of A2 English Language and Literature AQA A, Comparative Analysis through Independent Study.

This unit requires students to study at least one poetry text and to discuss a theme, concept or technique across two texts, in a comparative essay that focuses on specific passages of texts, i.e. named poems, and perhaps specified passages of a prose or drama text.


Rationale

The spirit of the unit is that students will...

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