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Revision Tips For English Exams

 

 

These sheets are designed primarily for Years 7 and 8 however some younger pupils in Year 6 will benefit from the Top Tips sheet. Year 5 and Year 6 may find the the creative writing advice sheet helpful also.

 

Pupils must login to access the links below.

 

Please click here for revision advice for creative writing

Please click here for revision advice for English comprehension (Top Tips For Top Marks)

Please click here for a Literary Terms Sheet

 

Please click here for revision tips Y6

 

Please click here for revision tips Y7

 

 

 

8S English Lent Half Term Revision

Members of 8S have been given papers suitable for their own stage of study to work through over half term. In addition they should use the sites specified over the Christmas break to work on their own areas of weakness. JD

8 CE Lent Half Term English Revision

The specific skills for the English CE exam papers have been revisited quite intensively during this half term and therefore CE groups have not been set a written revision task for English this week (although some individuals will have tasks to do). Instead, all pupils must think about their own weak areas and then use the websites specified at Christmas to work further on these.

 

 

8S English Christmas Holiday work 2014

 8S pupils should complete the book review of scholarship reading book and read at least one more scholarship book. They should also cover the same ground as the CE groups as follows:

 

They should work on basic skills and revise literary terms and their effects thoroughly, making sure that all technical terms are covered. They must also revise the structure of an argument essay. GCSE Bitesize, KS3 Bitesize, Skillwise (another BBC resource), Spellzone and English Biz will help. They should all have copies of a literary terms revision sheet, Top Tips, a technical terms sheet and a rhetoric device quick guide. If not, click where indicated for replacements. Please note you must be logged in to access any downloads. There are links to Spellzone and English Biz on the Home Page of the VLE lower down on the left hand side.  Pupils are also invited to submit a creative story or poem for consideration for the school magazine.

Click here for Literary Terms Revision

Click here for Top Tips

Click here for Technical Terms sheet

Click here for creative tips guidance

Click here for GCSE Bitesize

Click here for KS 3 Bitesize

Click here for Skillwise

Click here for Rhetoric Devices Guide

Year 8 CE English Christmas Revision 2014

Year 8 CE pupils should work on basic skills and learn technical terms thoroughly. They must also revise the structure of an argument essay. Use GCSE Bitesize, KS3 Bitesize, Skillwise (another BBC resource), Spellzone and English Biz to help. They should all have copies of a literary terms revision sheet, Top Tips, a technical terms sheet and a rhetoric device quick guide. If not, click where indicated for replacements. Please note you must be logged in to access any downloads. There are links to Spellzone and English Biz on the Home Page of the VLE lower down on the left hand side.  Pupils are also invited to submit a creative story or poem for consideration for the school magazine.

Click here for Literary Terms Revision

Click here for Top Tips

Click here for Technical Terms sheet

Click here for creative tips guidance

Click here for GCSE Bitesize

Click here for KS 3 Bitesize

Click here for Skillwise

Click here for Rhetoric Devices Guide