A presentation and discussion form the latest Upper 6th Essay seminar. Enjoy. https://jwpblog.files.wordpress.com/2018/02/180202_001.mp3 Read More "Dystopia: The controllers and the controlled. An essay lesson."
An essay exploring this idea with class discussion. Not one of the best essays due to issues around AOs. This makes it interesting as a critique piece. https://jwpblog.files.wordpress.com/2018/01/180119_001.mp3 Read More "Dystopian Literature is driven by the voice of protest…"
A follow-on to this post from yesterday. The planning sheet following 15 minutes of quiet thought.... u6 plan 1 U6 plan 2 Read More "OCR A level: planning the Dystopia essay (2)"
The June 2016 paper included a passage from Ayn Rand's Anthem as a source for the question: Discuss ways in which Orwell explores the threat to individuality in 1984. I have encouraged students to focus on contexts -AO3 is the …
My notes for approaching the Unseen question in AS examinations. This based on the Dystopia cluster: 1984 and was a revision exercise. Approaching the AS unseen question H072_02_exemplars 2016 summer H072-02_MS_June16 Read More "AS English Literature Unseen Prose (OCR)"