Collins GCSE English Language and English Literature for AQA - GCSE English Language and English Literature for AQA: Advanced Student Book


Author: Phil Darragh,Sarah Darragh,Mike Gould,Jo Heathcote
Publisher: Collins Educational
ISBN: 9780007596805
Category: English language
Page: 192
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Teach AQA’s GCSEs in English Literature and English Language as one coherent course. Ensure all your students make good progress with rich, evolving resources that will help your classes enjoy English and develop the skills and understanding they need for examination success.

An Inspector Calls


Author: Julia Burchell,Mike Gould,Lindsay Skinner
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9780008249397
Category:
Page: 128
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Exam Board: AQALevel & Subject: GCSE English Language, GCSE English LiteratureFirst teaching: September 2015, First exams: June 2017 Develop your students' skills in English Literature and English Language as you study An Inspector Calls. This Student Book offers English Literature lessons to help your classes explore the set text in depth. In parallel, English Language lessons give students the opportunity to respond to fiction and non-fiction extracts that will deepen their understanding of the play's themes and contexts. This practical resource is designed for in-class study, as well as exam preparation. * Give students a supportive route through the set text, with pre-reading, close reading and whole-text review chapters to help them understand the plot, characters, themes and contexts and analyse the writer's methods.* Build writing stamina with the longer exam-style tasks at the end of each chapter.* Support all learners with clear plot summaries and a 'Who's who' guide to the main characters.* Prepare for examination success with a final chapter on the Literature exam, including exam-style questions, step-by-step guidance for writing an effective response, and sample answers at different levels.* Practise all the AQA English Language Paper 1 and 2 question formats. Students will learn how to locate information, analyse language and structure, synthesise, critically evaluate and compare as they read texts about life in Edwardian and post-war Britain, class, marriage and the suffrage movement. They will also be given the opportunity to produce their own narrative, descriptive and argumentative writing in response to the play and its concerns.

A Christmas Carol


Author: Mike Gould
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780008249380
Category:
Page: 128
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Exam Board: AQA Level & Subject: GCSE English Language, GCSE English Literature First teaching: September 2015 First exams: June 2017 Develop your students' skills in English Literature and English Language as you study A Christmas Carol. This Student Book offers English Literature lessons to help your classes explore the set text in depth. In parallel, English Language lessons give students the opportunity to respond to fiction and non-fiction extracts that will deepen their understanding of the novel's themes and contexts. This practical resource is designed for in-class study, as well as supporting exam preparation. * Give students a supportive route through the set text, with pre-reading, close reading and whole-text review chapters to help them understand the plot, characters, themes and contexts and to analyse the writer's methods. * Build writing stamina with the longer, passage-based tasks at the end of each chapter. * Support all learners with clear plot summaries and a 'Who's who' guide to the main characters. * Prepare for examination success with a final chapter on the Literature exam, including exam-style questions, step-by-step guidance for writing an effective response, and sample answers at different levels. * Practise all the AQA English Language Paper 1 and 2 question formats. Students will learn how to locate information, analyse language and structure, synthesise, critically evaluate and compare as they read texts about life in Victorian London, charity at Christmas, haunting, murder and mysteries. They will also be given the opportunity to produce their own narrative, descriptive and argumentative writing.

An Inspector Calls

AQA GCSE English Literature
Author: Collins Collins GCSE
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780008235918
Category:
Page: 80
View: 1988

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Exam Board: AQA Level & Subject: GCSE English Literature First teaching: September 2015 First exams: June 2017 Revise set texts in a snap. Need extra help with 'An Inspector Calls' ahead of the exam? Revise and review your understanding of the plot, characters, themes and context with this handy A5, exam-focused guide. With lots of practice and tips for your AQA exam, this 'An Inspector Calls' Snap Revision Text Guide contains all the key information you need to get a top mark.

AQA GCSE English Literature: AQA GCSE English Literature Student Book


Author: Ken Haworth,Julia Waines
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780198340768
Category:
Page: 176
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Through a skills-based and Assessment Objective-focused approach, this student book develops the skills on which students will be assessed in the exam papers. It provides a thorough preparation for students of all abilities on the poetry requirements of the exam, with skills-development support for the other areas of the specification.

GCSE English Language for AQA Progress Plus Student Book


Author: Dr Peter Thomas,Lindsay McNab,Mike Ferguson,Imelda Pilgrim,Marian Slee,Senior Lecturer in the Department of Geography Martin Phillips
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 110745297X
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 256
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A new series of bespoke, full-coverage resources developed for the 2015 GCSE English Language qualifications. Endorsed for the AQA GCSE English Language specification for first teaching from 2015, this print Student Book is designed for students working from grades 5 to 9. With progress at its heart, this differentiated resource covers a range of 19th-, 20th- and 21st-century texts and has spelling, punctuation and grammar support integrated throughout. The Student Book includes in-depth guidance to help students develop the skills necessary to write about an unseen text, as well as a dedicated spoken language section. An enhanced digital version and free Teacher's Resource are also available.

Reading (for Papers 1 and 2): AQA GCSE English Language


Author: Collins Collins GCSE
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780008218089
Category:
Page: 48
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Exam Board: AQA Level & Subject: GCSE English Language First teaching: September 2015 First exams: June 2017 Revise tricky topics in a snap Collins Snap Revision helps you focus on the areas of your revision that you find tricky or need extra practice in. Spaced practice opportunities allow you to test, revisit and review your understanding throughout your revision, a method proven to improve your performance in the exam. * Focussed revision in tricky areas of the exam * Targeted practice in specific areas where more support may be needed * Ideal to use at home

GCSE English Literature for AQA An Inspector Calls Student Book


Author: Jon Seal
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107454557
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 127
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A new series of bespoke, full-coverage resources developed for the 2015 GCSE English qualifications. Endorsed for the AQA GCSE English Literature specification for first teaching from 2015, this print Student Book provides specific set text coverage for the modern British drama aspect of the specification. With progress at its heart and designed for classroom and independent use, students will build their skills through a range of active learning approaches, including class, group and individual activities. Incorporating differentiated support, activities will also help students develop whole-text knowledge. An enhanced digital version and free Teacher's Resource are also available.

WJEC Eduqas GCSE English Language and English Literature All


Author: Collins GCSE
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780008292010
Category:
Page: 216
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Exam Board: WJEC EduqasLevel & Subject: GCSE EnglishFirst teaching: September 2015 First exams: June 2017 This English Revision and Practice range contains clear and accessible explanations of all the GCSE content, with lots of practice opportunities for each topic throughout the book. Based on new research that proves repeated practice is more effective than repeated study, this book is guaranteed to help you achieve the best results. There are clear and concise revision notes for every topic covered in the curriculum, plus seven practice opportunities to ensure the best results. Includes:* quick tests to check understanding* end-of-topic practice questions* topic review questions later in the book* mixed practice questions at the end of the book* free Q&A flashcards to download online* an ebook version of the revision guide* more topic-by-topic practice and a complete exam-style paper in the added workbook

AQA GCSE (9-1) English Language Exam Practice

Student Book
Author: Jo Heathcote
Publisher: Collins
ISBN: 9780008296971
Category:
Page: 260
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Exam Board: AQALevel & Subject: GCSE English LanguageFirst teaching: September 2015First exams: June 2017 Help your students succeed in AQA GCSE (9-1) English Language, with resources to develop and practise the skills they need for every question in the Paper 1 and Paper 2 exams. * Help students build and apply the key skills for each question with a carefully designed learning sequence, a step-by-step process for responding and plenty of opportunities to practise the question in focus.* Assess progress and build confidence for the final exams with half-term progress tests, end-of-term mock exams and two further practice papers for revision.* Show students how to improve their work, with annotated sample responses to exemplify Grade 5 achievement.* Save time searching for texts with a fantastic selection of fiction and non-fiction extracts from the nineteenth, twentieth and twenty-first centuries.*Trusted support from Jo Heathcote, a GCSE English Language assessment expert and an experienced teacher of GCSE and A-level.

Macbeth

AQA GCSE English Literature
Author: Collins UK
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
ISBN: 9780008247089
Category: English literature
Page: 80
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Exam Board: AQALevel & Subject: GCSE English LiteratureFirst teaching: September 2015 First exams: June 2017 Revise set texts in a snap. Need extra help with 'Macbeth' ahead of the exam? Revise and review your understanding of the plot, characters, themes and context with this handy A5, exam-focused guide. With lots of practice and tips for your AQA exam, this 'Macbeth' Snap Revision Text Guide contains all the key information you need to get a top mark.

GCSE English Literature for AQA Macbeth Student Book


Author: Anthony Partington,Richard Spencer,Peter Thomas
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 110745395X
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 104
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A new series of bespoke, full-coverage resources developed for the 2015 GCSE English qualifications. Endorsed for the AQA GCSE English Literature specification for first teaching from 2015, this print Student Book provides specific set text coverage for the Shakespeare aspect of the specification. With progress at its heart and designed for classroom and independent use, students will build their skills through a range of active learning approaches, including class, group and individual activities. Incorporating differentiated support, activities will also help students develop whole-text knowledge. An enhanced digital version and free Teacher's Resource are also available.

Collins Cambridge Checkpoint English - Stage 8: Teacher Guide


Author: Mike Gould,Julia Burchell
Publisher: Collins Educational
ISBN: 9780008140540
Category:
Page: 176
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Show students how to make progress towards Cambridge Checkpoint and IGCSE success with these skills-focused resources. Series edited by Julia Burchell and Mike Gould, this book offers rich, engaging, and comprehensive coverage of the Cambridge Secondary 1 curriculum at Stage 8, with expert teacher support. * Focused on improving skills--full coverage of the Cambridge Secondary 1 curriculum with clear learning outcomes in each lesson plan * Organized by writing type--lesson plans will cover reading, writing, speaking and listening, and grammar and punctuation and build towards a purposeful final task aligned with the assessment outcomes and mark scheme criteria. * Supports progression--shows students how to improve via modeling, differentiated and scaffolded activities, and end-of-chapter self-assessment tasks and checklists * A clear lesson-by-lesson approach--allows teachers easily to use the resources in the classroom and to dip in to support their own schemes of work * The most comprehensive teacher support--full schemes of work and detailed, differentiated lesson plans that share the best aspects of UK practice with international teachers, including those who are not primarily EFL or ESL teachers by training

GCSE English Literature for AQA Great Expectations Student Book


Author: Jon Seal
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107454123
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 119
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A new series of bespoke, full-coverage resources developed for the 2015 GCSE English qualifications. Endorsed for the AQA GCSE English Literature specification for first teaching from 2015, this print Student Book provides specific set text coverage for the 19th-century aspect of the specification. With progress at its heart and designed for classroom and independent use, students will build their skills through a range of active learning approaches, including class, group and individual activities. Incorporating differentiated support, activities will also help students develop whole-text knowledge. An enhanced digital version and free Teacher's Resource are also available.

Brighton Rock


Author: Graham Greene
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780140184921
Category: Brighton (England)
Page: 246
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Pinkie, a boy gangster in pre-war Brighton, is a Catholic dedicated to evil and damnation. In a dark setting of double crossing and razor slashes, his ambition and hatreds are horribly fulfilled, until Ida determines to convict him for murder.

Wheel Within a Wheel


Author: Frances Elizabeth Willard
Publisher: Applewood Books
ISBN: 1557094497
Category: Sports & Recreation
Page: 75
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Published originally in 1895, this classic by Frances Willard, the founder of the WCTU and well-known suffragette, gives insight into both the profound impact of the bicycle at the turn of the century and the new freedom it gave to women in America.

GCSE English Literature for AQA Romeo and Juliet Student Book


Author: Chris Sutcliffe,Bernard Ward
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107453828
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 104
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A new series of bespoke, full-coverage resources developed for the 2015 GCSE English qualifications. Endorsed for the AQA GCSE English Literature specification for first teaching from 2015, this print Student Book provides specific set text coverage for the Shakespeare aspect of the specification. With progress at its heart and designed for classroom and independent use, students will build their skills through a range of active learning approaches, including class, group and individual activities. Incorporating differentiated support, activities will also help students develop whole-text knowledge. An enhanced digital version and free Teacher's Resource are also available.