Tag Archives: Writing

Every movie teaches a lesson

Lessons the movie teaches the audience:  Here 3 lessons you can learn while and after watching the movie. For each lesson, explain when in the movie the lesson takes place, who teaches it and what you think about it. Then, … Continue reading

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Vocabulary on devastated places

Activity 1 Read these articles in connection to disasters and make a list of words and phrases to describe devastated places. Use google drive  to share the document with all the members of your group and the teacher. -Each member … Continue reading

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The Butterfly Effect

The idea that everything is connected becomes most interesting when applied to ourselves. “would it make a difference if i told you, nobody could possibly love you as much as i have loved you?” Task 1 Writing prompts: choose an … Continue reading

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How to write a Literary Paper

Task 1: Here a guide to write your paper!! (we are going to use 3 classes for this). Take a close look at it and prepare a mind map with all the information. https://www.wikihow.com/Write-a-Paper-for-College-Literature-Classes Tools for mind maps Tool 1 Tool … Continue reading

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“All across…” (an extract from AUTUMN by Ali Smith)

After reading the following extract: “All across the country, there was misery and rejoicing. All across the country, what had happened whipped about by itself as if a live electric wire had snapped off a pylon in a storm and … Continue reading

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Catu found out the single story about….

After watching, reflecting, talking, debating on Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and her speech on “The danger of a single story”, Catu Grosso did some research on “hippies” There are always two sides of one story but to know both of them is necessary … Continue reading

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S2 and S3 are working together!!

Senior 2 will be writing an essay in pairs on the shrt story The Phoenix. Senior 3, also in pairs, will be in charge of giving feedback on those essays. In class, we have already talked about what to take … Continue reading

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Vocabulary to create tension and fear

Vocabulary can be used to change the way a reader feels about a scene. By changing just a few key words a setting can be made much more interesting to read. For example, a church might be a typical part … Continue reading

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Writing descriptive paragraphs

Tips for Good Descriptive Paragraphs Good descriptive paragraphs are really fun to read because they fuel your imagination. A good description allows the reader to be a part of your world, to clearly imagine the scene, to feel the sensations, … Continue reading

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Essay Writing Tips to be Successful!!

There are many key writing techniques required to achieve the best grades. What are these techniques? Planning Introduction Remain focused on the question Clear conclusion Organisation/ paragraphing Accuracy Good essay practice should include:- Planning Make sure you write a brief … Continue reading

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How to Write a Character Analysis

1). Personality of the Character When you write a character analysis, you will be expected to describe a character’s personality. We get to know characters in our stories through the things they say, feel, and do. It’s not as difficult … Continue reading

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A Passage to India: Aziz and Fielding

Imagine a conversation between Dr Aziz and Fielding before Aziz was taken to prison. Use this web tool http://www.pixton.com/es/ to write your comic. Post the link here. By Pili, Luli and Agus! by Oli, Juan and Luisa by Tomás Lucas y Lucas … Continue reading

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