GCSE English Text Guide - Jane Eyre


Author: CGP Books
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781782943105
Category:
Page: 80
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Heroes


Author: Robert Cormier
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307530817
Category: Young Adult Fiction
Page: 144
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Francis Joseph Cassavant is 18. He has just returned home from the Second World War, and he has no face. He does have a gun and a mission: to murder his childhood hero. Francis lost most of his face when he fell on a grenade in France. He received the Silver Star for bravery, but was it really an act of heroism? Now, having survived, he is looking for a man he once admired and respected, a man adored my many people, a man who also received a Silver Star for bravery. A man who destroyed Francis’s life.

Of Mice and Men: York Notes for GCSE Workbook


Author: Mike Gould
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781447980469
Category:
Page: 56
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Developed in response to a high level of customer demand, the workbooks in this series provide an innovative new approach to revision with a range of tasks and answers for students to test and track their writing skills in advance of the exam. Each workbook contains sections to be filled in by the reader.

Stone Cold


Author: Robert Swindells
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141927585
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 144
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A tense, exciting thriller combined with a perceptive and harrowing portrait of life on the streets as a serial killer preys on the young and vulnerable homeless. 17-year-old Link is distrustful of people until he pairs up with Deb, homeless like him. But what Deb doesn't tell him is that she's an ambitious young journalist on a self-imposed assignment to track down the killer and that she's prepared to use herself as bait ... Winner of the Carnegie Medal

Desing and Technology

Resistant Materials
Author: Chris Hughes
Publisher: Letts and Lonsdale
ISBN: 9781843150206
Category: Design
Page: 96
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This is a learning/revision guide intended to help design and technology GCSE students to remember key information. Each topic has a double page spread with diagrams. It also has GCSE-style questions for exam practice that have progress indicators to show degree of difficulty.

Llinyn Trons


Author: Bethan Gwanas
Publisher: Y Lolfa
ISBN: 1847715443
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 79
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Nofel gyfoes ddifyr i ieuenctid gan nofelwraig boblogaidd yn adrodd hanes gwrthdaro a chyfeillgarwch, methiannau a llwyddiannau criw brith o fyfyrwyr TGAU wrth iddynt ddysgu cydweithio ar gwrs mewn canolfan awyr agored. Adargraffiad; cyhoeddwyd gyntaf yn 2000.

Goodnight Mister Tom


Author: David Wood,Michelle Magorian
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780573150180
Category:
Page: 101
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Young Willie Beech is evacuated to the country as Britain stands on the brink of WW2. A sad, deprived child, he slowly begins to flourish under the care of old Tom Oakley - but his new-found happiness is shattered by a summons from his mum back in London.

GCSE English Language for AQA Progress Plus Student Book


Author: Dr Peter Thomas,Lindsay McNab,Mike Ferguson,Imelda Pilgrim,Marian Slee,Senior Lecturer in the Department of Geography Martin Phillips
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 110745297X
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Page: 256
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A new series of bespoke, full-coverage resources developed for the 2015 GCSE English Language qualifications. Endorsed for the AQA GCSE English Language specification for first teaching from 2015, this print Student Book is designed for students working from grades 5 to 9. With progress at its heart, this differentiated resource covers a range of 19th-, 20th- and 21st-century texts and has spelling, punctuation and grammar support integrated throughout. The Student Book includes in-depth guidance to help students develop the skills necessary to write about an unseen text, as well as a dedicated spoken language section. An enhanced digital version and free Teacher's Resource are also available.

Integrated Curriculum for Secondary Education English - Years 1 and 2


Author: Claire Manners,Rachel Kelly,Teresa Reilly,Susana Gómez-Randulfe,Denise Heather,Ma Leonor Trenchard,Mercedes Bravo,Miriam Martínez Taboada,Deborah Richards,Raquel Rodríguez,Mar Román,Ma Pilar Medrano
Publisher: Ministerio de Educación
ISBN: 8436954238
Category: Foreign Language Study
Page: 77
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The MEC/BC bilingual project, initiated in 1996 in primary as a unique experiment within the Spanish state education system, and in September 2004 the classes that had started their bilingual education 8 years earlier took the project forward into Secondary schools.The formal agreement between the MEC/BC states that the aim of the project is to provide students from the age of three to sixteen with a bilingual, bicultural education through an integrated Spanish/English curriculum based on the Spanish National Curriculum and aspects of the National Curriculum for England and Wales. The implantation of such a curriculum requires, firstly, with regard to English as a subject, a very different classroom approach from the traditional EFL classroom where the focus is on learning English as a foreign language; secondly, a similar new methodology for teaching and learning other curricular areas through English. Such an integrated approach sits very positively within the Directives of the Council of Europe which insists on the need for students to be competent in three European languages by the end of the obligatory period of Secondary Education and that the learning of the first foreign language should begin in the early years of formal education. In addition to this, the secondary integrated curricula have consistently focused on the continuing development of students¿ skills and learning strategies, thus firmly establishing learning as a lifelong process. The specific objectives of the Project in the Secondary education level are to: continue the acquisition and learning of both languages through an integrated content-based curriculum, encourage awareness and understanding of the diversity of both cultures, facilitate the exchange of teachers and students, encourage the use of modern technologies in learning other languages, promote the certification of studies under both educational systems, if and when appropriate.

AQA GCSE History: Understanding the Modern World


Author: David Ferriby,Dave Martin,Ben Walsh
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 1471864367
Category: Fiction
Page: 384
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Create a stimulating, well-paced teaching route through the 2016 GCSE History specification using this tailor-made series that draws on a legacy of market-leading history textbooks and the individual subject specialisms of the author team to inspire student success. - Motivate your students to deepen their subject knowledge through an engaging and thought-provoking narrative that makes historical concepts accessible and interesting to today's learners - Embed progressive skills development in every lesson with carefully designed Focus Tasks that encourage students to question, analyse and interpret key topics - Take students' historical understanding to the next level by using a wealth of original contemporary source material to encourage wider reflection on different periods - Help your students achieve their potential at GCSE with revision tips and practice questions geared towards the changed assessment model, plus useful advice to aid exam preparation - Confidently navigate the new AQA specification using the expert insight of experienced authors and teachers with examining experience This single core text contains all four period studies and the following wider world depth studies: - Conflict and tension, 1894-1918 - Conflict and tension, 1918-1939 - Conflict and tension between East and West, 1945-1972 - Conflict and tension in Asia, 1950-1975

An Inspector Calls


Author: J. B. Priestley
Publisher: Heinemann
ISBN: 9780435232825
Category: English drama
Page: 79
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The Heinemann Plays series offers contemporary drama and classic plays in durable classroom editions. In this play an inspector interrupts a party to investigate a girl's suicide, and implicates each of the party-makers in her death.

Notes from a Small Island


Author: Bill Bryson
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0062417436
Category: Travel
Page: 368
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Before New York Times bestselling author Bill Bryson wrote The Road to Little Dribbling, he took this delightfully irreverent jaunt around the unparalleled floating nation of Great Britain, which has produced zebra crossings, Shakespeare, Twiggie Winkie’s Farm, and places with names like Farleigh Wallop and Titsey.

CliffsNotes on Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men


Author: Susan Van Kirk
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0544183053
Category: Literary Criticism
Page: 80
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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in the series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format. In CliffsNotes on Of Mice and Men, you'll meet drifters Lennie and George and recount their peculiar difficulties and unusual bond. The CliffsNotes commentaries, summaries, and character analysis will show you why this sweet, sad, and moving American story is considered to be one of Steinbeck's greatest works. You'll also find Life and background of the author, John Steinbeck A short introduction to the novel A character map that graphically illustrates the relationships among the characters Critical essays A review section that tests your knowledge A Resource Center with books, Web sites, films, and magazine articles for further study Classic literature or modern modern-day treasure — you'll understand it all with expert information and insight from CliffsNotes study guides.

How to Read Literature Like a Professor Revised Edition

A Lively and Entertaining Guide to Reading Between the Lines
Author: Thomas C. Foster
Publisher: Harper Perennial
ISBN: 9780062301673
Category: Literary Criticism
Page: 368
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A thoroughly revised and updated edition of Thomas C. Foster's classic guide—a lively and entertaining introduction to literature and literary basics, including symbols, themes, and contexts—that shows you how to make your everyday reading experience more rewarding and enjoyable. While many books can be enjoyed for their basic stories, there are often deeper literary meanings interwoven in these texts. How to Read Literature Like a Professor helps us to discover those hidden truths by looking at literature with the eyes—and the literary codes—of the ultimate professional reader: the college professor. What does it mean when a literary hero travels along a dusty road? When he hands a drink to his companion? When he's drenched in a sudden rain shower? Ranging from major themes to literary models, narrative devices, and form, Thomas C. Foster provides us with a broad overview of literature—a world where a road leads to a quest, a shared meal may signify a communion, and rain, whether cleansing or destructive, is never just a shower—and shows us how to make our reading experience more enriching, satisfying, and fun. This revised edition includes new chapters, a new preface, and a new epilogue, and incorporates updated teaching points that Foster has developed over the past decade.

Philip Allan Literature Guide for GCSE: Of Mice and Men


Author: Steve Eddy
Publisher: Philip Allan
ISBN: 1444150553
Category: Literary Criticism
Page: 300
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Philip Allan Literature Guides (for GCSE) provide exam-focused analysis of popular set texts to give students the very best chance of achieving the highest grades possible. This full colour text provides - a thorough commentary, outlining the plot and structure and exploring the themes, style, characters and context of the text; exemplar A*- and C-grade answers to exam-style questions; the assessment objectives for each exam board, highlighting the specific skills that students need to develop; 'Grade booster' boxes with tips on how to move between grades; and Key quotations to memorise and use in the exams

Of Mice and Men, John Steinbeck


Author: Martin Stephen
Publisher: York Notes
ISBN: 9781408248805
Category: American fiction
Page: 56
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Rewritten and redesigned in full-colour, A4 format, this new York Notes for GCSE edition of Of Mice and Men will help your students achieve the best possible grade. Written by GCSE examiners to give all students an expert understanding of the text and the exam, it includes: * *An invaluable exam skills section with essay plans, sample answers and expert guidance on understanding the question so students will know exactly what they need to do to succeed. *A wealth of useful content including key quotes, checklists, study tips and short activities that will help students revise efficiently and remember everything they need to write the best answers. *The widest coverage with in-depth analysis of character, themes, language, context and style, all helping students to succeed in the exam by demonstrating how well they understand the text.

Igcse 0500/22 First Language English - Revision Guide


Author: Joe Broadfoot
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781499723397
Category: Study Aids
Page: 36
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This book is aimed at iGCSE students of First Language English 0500/22, who are also football fans. If you love footy and find the articles you have to study for iGCSE a bit hard going, then this guide is just for you. I've endeavoured to make this guide as interesting as possible, as I believe that will improve your chances of success in the iGCSE exam.