Resources for English tutorials
Here you will find all the resources used in Unit 2 English tutorials. You may also want to use these resources to help with your Task Cards, and to revise before your post assessment at the end of the unit.
Tutorial 1: Context/Plot
In our first tutorial we look at the contextual background and plot of 'Little Brother'.
Tutorial 2: theme/characterisation
In this tutorial we look at theme and characterisation and relate these to the novel. Here is the presentation we went through and the character questions activity.
tutorial 3: essay questions and collecting evidence
In this tutorial we will understand what evidence is and be able to find evidence from ‘Little Brother’.
Tutorial 4: Breaking down an essay question
In this tutorial we will understand what an essay question looks like and how to deconstruct it to create an answer.
Tutorial 5: TEEL
In this tutorial we will learn how to use TEEL to create paragraphs and find evidence to support an idea. You will also begin writing your own TEEL paragraphs using the documents below.
Tutorial 6: Grammatical person & introduction to the Cat
In this tutorial we will learn how to write in 1st, 2nd and 3rd person. You will also be introduced to the English CAT and begin working on deconstructing the essay prompt.
Tutorial 7: Structuring an essay
In this tutorial we will look at structuring an essay. We will also look at the importance of brainstorming and planning an essay.
Tutorial 8: Writing an introduction and conclusion
In this tutorial we will understand how to effectively write an introduction and conclusion.
Tutorial 9: Proofreading and editing
In this tutorial we will learn how to effectively proofread, revise and edit your essay.
Tutorial 10: inference
Introduction to Unit 3 - Symbolism & Allegories