Today I drew down the curtain on Night in the Edexcel IGCSE anthology with this remote learning overview of the short story. I hope this is useful. https://videopress.com/v/BllJkalm?preloadContent=metadata Read More "Munro: Night: Overview visualiser lesson"
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Night (Munro): Whiteboard work
For my Y11 and any who wish to use it: a Microsoft whiteboard exploration of the short story Night from the Edexcel IGCSE Anthology. Read More "Night (Munro): Whiteboard work"
Night: Alice Munro. Notes on delivery and content.
I seem to come back to Night each time I teach it and feel the need to explore it again. It is a long passage and this year I am focused on establishing a clear framework into which my students …
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Night: Alice Munro, thoughts on family – not a model answer.
This is the longest and most complex of the short stories included in the Edexcel IGCSE Anthology and it requires some breaking down. In this post I am going to focus on a putative question: 'How does Munro depict her …
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Night: Alice Munro, for Edexcel IGCSE.
Alice Munro's semi-autobiographical short story is the longest of the stories in the anthology. This PowerPoint uses material from the Edexcel text book to give a starting point for analysis. The story engages with her struggles as a teenager to …