9E Quotations

Due Fri 13th Oct

‘ External heat and cold had little influence on Scrooge’

‘No warmth could warm, no wintry weather chill him’

‘Secret, and self contained and solitary as an oyster’

‘ I will live in the past, the present, and the future’


Mrs Halls’ Classes Spellings

Yr 7 Due Mon 16th Oct

1.       blank
2.       blanket
3.       blimp
4.       bringing
5.       cracker
6.       freight
7.       fright
8.       gripping
9.       hopping
10.   neighbour


yr 8 Due Fri 13th Oct

2. Inappropriate
3. Inauspicious
4. Incorrect
5. Indecisive
6. Indeterminate
7. Inept
8. Inexact
9. Insufficient
10. Unable


10A and 9C Quotations

Year 9/ 10

Quote homework: Learn the quotes for a test on 18/10/2017

1. Father is so much kinder than he used to be, that home’s like Heaven!

2. A solitary child, neglected by his friends, is left there still.

3. There was an eager, greedy, restless motion in the eye, which showed the passion that had taken root.

4.There was a boy singing a Christmas Carol at my door last night. I should like to have given him something.

5. Hilli-ho!” cried old Fezziwig, skipping down from the high desk, with wonderful agility​.

9A and 10BX Quotations – Due TUESDAY 17th October

Please note that these are due on Tuesday, due to speaking exams next week on Monday and Wednesday.

Homework: For each quotation, learn the quotation and analyse what language is there and how you might link to relevant aspects of context. 

  1. It was a strange figure – like a child: yet not so like a child as like an old man
  2. Clear jet of light
  3. A solitary child, neglected by his friends, is left there still
  4. School – poorly furnished, cold and vast
  5. I should like to have given him something: that’s all
  6. No more work tonight. Christmas Eve, Dick. Christmas, Ebeneezer.