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TEACHING SHAKESPEARE AND THE 19TH CENTURY NOVEL: DIFFERENTIATED APPROACHES FOR GCSE LEARNERS

Make the Teaching of Shakespeare and the C19th Novel Accessible to all Learners
About this course

  • Do you want more strategies for teaching Shakespeare?
  • Do you want engaging ways to teach the 19th-Century Novel?
  • Do you want a wealth of accessible strategies for all learners?

With un-tiered papers for GCSE English Literature, new challenges have to be faced, and difficult issues addressed. By providing numerous strategies, this course will enable you to approach these elements of the Literature paper with the confidence that you are getting the best out of all of your students.

Course Outcomes:
  • Gain a wealth of strategies to teach Shakespeare and the 19th-Century Novel
  • Target what works for different learners
  • Focus on improving exam grades
  • Increase confidence in your approach
Course Outline:
Session 1: Making the Teaching of Shakespeare Accessible to all

Effective and confident use of the Literature Assessment Objectives so that exam focus and rigour are maintained

Highly effective strategies for targeting and supporting the less able so that their understanding of Shakespeare is improved

Stimulating more able learners to help them achieve top marks

Session 2: Approaching the Teaching of the 19th-Century Novel with Strategies Suitable for all Students

Moving successfully from the extract question to the whole text question

Improving accessibility for less able learners by providing structure and coherence

Challenging approaches for more able students which will enable them to access the highest grades

Session 3: A Vision of Success Right Across KS3 and KS 4

Constructive forward planning in Key Stage 3 so that solid GCSE groundwork is achieved

Enhancing learning through cross-curricular links and maximising every opportunity

High impact revision strategies to embed on-going learning

Wendy Imperato

wendy.imperato@dragonfly-training.co.uk

029 2071 1787

LONDON WEST
21ST NOVEMBER

£280 + VAT BOOK NOW

LONDON WEST
19TH MARCH

£280 + VAT BOOK NOW
Mary Chapman

mary@dragonfly-training.co.uk

+44 (0)29 2071 1787
WHY CHOOSE THIS COURSE?

“Very enjoyable and informative: the course has given me many great ideas to use in the classroom.”

Teacher , Townley Grammar School
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“An enjoyable course, with lots of interactive activities to take back to the classroom.”

Teacher , Branston Community Academy
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“This was the best English subject course I have ever been on. I loved that we got to 'do' the activities and it was easy to see how I could use them in my very specific context. The trainer was wonderful: approachable and knowledgable.”

Head of Department , Vinney Green Secure Unit
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