10BX Spellings – Due Wednesday 25th April

Find out the definitions and learn the spellings:

Military

Admonition
Perseverance
Humanity
Sacrifice
Sanctimonious
Selfless
Collateral damage
Brutality
Forfeit
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10BX School Closure Work

Inequality Examples

Lang Paper 2 Q4 and Q5 Fairness in Society

Q5 Unfair Society Steph McGovern Article

Q5 Unfair Society Warm Up Views Postcard

Sentence Upgrades

SPAG STARTER

Work your way through the tasks set on the powerpoint.  Have your writing task completed by the first day back.

Year 9, 10 and 11 – Writing HW – Due Monday 19th March

Flood!

Language Paper 1: Question 5

Descriptive Writing

Write a description as suggested by this picture:

LAYOUT

  • Panoramic – describe the scene, broadly. Introduce the time and atmosphere.
  • Zoom – focus your lens in on one segment of the image (draw a box)
  • Single line – emphasise the key feeling of your description in one line, apart from the text. BE DRAMATIC!
  • Shift – focus your lens on another segment of the image (draw a box)
  • Shift – focus your lens on another segment of the image (draw a box)
  • Panoramic – zoom out to look at the scene as a whole, how has it changed given the new perspective?

SUCCESS CRITERIA:

You must include:

  • a range of linguistic devices
  • a range of punctuation
  • ambitious vocabulary
  • varied structural features.
  • Paragraphs
  • Plan before you write. Consider what you need to include (specifically) and where you will include it; create a tick list.

Spellings – 10BX and 11A – Due Wednesday 14th March

As there are 4 marks for SPaG for An Inspector Calls, the following words are important and useful ones to spell accurately.  For each one, look up the meaning if you do not know it and consider how it links to An Inspector Calls.

  1. callous
  2. confession
  3. conscience
  4. Priestley
  5. etiquette
  6. exploited
  7. hoax
  8. analepsis
  9. hyperbole
  10. hypocrisy

 

Writing HW – Years 9-11 – Due Monday 5th March

Language Paper 1: Question 5

Narrative Writing

Write a story that begins with the sentence: ‘Walking past, they tried to ignore him, ignore the failings of humanity.’

Homeless man.png

LAYOUT – Experiment with using this narrative structure – it may help your writing style

Panoramic – describe the scene, broadly. Introduce the time and setting.

Zoom – focus your lens in on your character/s, describe them in detail.

Single line – add one line of dialogue from your character/s.

Shift – describe the incident that is taking place in the scene, talk the reader through the senses.

Shift – how does the incident reach a climax point? How does the atmosphere/mood change?

Panoramic – zoom out to look at the scene as a whole, how has it changed given the new information?

REMINDER

You must include:

  • a range of linguistic devices
  • a range of punctuation
  • ambitious vocabulary
  • varied structural features.

Plan before you write. Consider what you need to include (specifically) and where you will include it; create a tick list.

The incident does not have to be anything major – it can be an ordinary day, as long as it is convincing and compelling.