Tess of the D’Urbervilles: Comprehensive Guide for AS & A Level English Literature

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Trace the tragic story of Tess Durbeyfield, a woman betrayed by the callousness of Victorian society and the men who governed it. Detailed analysis and a vast bank of questions will engage students and amplify understanding of this Hardy classic.

Set text for:

  • AQA A
  • AQA B
  • Edexcel
Engage your students!
Throughout:

  • tasks to develop students’ personal responses
  • key quotations
  • practice essay questions

Tackles the key stages of text analysis:

  1. Walk-through
    Thorough section-by-section commentary walks students through each chapter
  2. Drawing it all together
    In-depth discussion of whole text focuses on: characterisation, relationships, genre, themes, attitudes and values, language, form, structure, context, literary approaches
  3. Indicative content
    Supports teaching by ensuring all key areas are covered

Plus! Glossary of key terms ensures full understanding

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Brecht: A Complete Guide for AS and A Level Edexcel Drama

Brecht: A Complete Guide for AS and A Level Edexcel

Immerse students in the techniques and ideology of one of the most influential theatre practitioners of the 20th Century.

Engaging notes and inspired activities bring Epic Theatre to life! Students will explore, interpret and gain full appreciation of Brecht’s work and ethos:

  • Comprehensive and captivating notes cover Brecht from all angles
    • Including context, beginnings, works, purpose, practice,
      methods, techniques, influences, and collaborations.
  • Imaginative activities inform students’ interpretations by exploring ideas and experimenting with techniques.
    • Perfect balance of practical and non-practical tasks –
      including reflection, writing and research.
  • Dedicated assessment section offers practical advice on how to apply Brecht to the relevant components: Exploration and Performance (AS) and Devising and Theatre Makers in Practice (A Level)

Written specifically for Edexcel, with detailed indicative content and full teacher’s notes provided, this essential guide ensures that helping students get their heads round the verfremdungseffekt has never been easier!

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Punchdrunk: A Complete Guide for AS and A Level Edexcel Drama

Open students’ eyes to the mind-boggling world of Punchdrunk!

Engaging notes and inspired activities bring this exciting and innovative theatre company to life! Students will explore, interpret and gain full appreciation of Punchdrunk’s work and ethos:

  • Comprehensive and captivating notes cover Punchdrunk from all angles
    Including context, beginnings, works, purpose, practice, methods, techniques, influences, and collaborations.
  • Imaginative activities inform students’ interpretations by exploring ideas and experimenting with techniques.
    Perfect balance of practical and non-practical tasks – including reflection, writing and research.
  • Dedicated assessment section advice on how to apply Punchdrunk to the relevant components: Exploration and Performance (AS) and Devising and Theatre Makers in Practice (A Level)Written specifically for Edexcel, with detailed indicative content and full teacher’s notes provided, this essential guide ensures that throwing light on the Punchdrunk enigma has never been easier!

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A Level Edexcel Business Course Companion: Theme 4 Global Business

A Level Edexcel Business Course Companion: Theme 4 Global Business

Your essential business partner!

Guide your students through the 2015 specification to exam success. With full spec coverage, these comprehensive course notes encourage a thoughtful approach to business and an understanding of the way businesses behave.

Focus
Carefully selected and original case studies engage students in analysis of a wide range of business contexts from Poundland to Pandora.

  • Make theory relevant and accessible
  • Perfect exam practice!

Build and Apply Knowledge

  • Student-friendly notes with clear learning objectives to ensure structure and focus
  • Graphs and diagrams illuminate core business concepts – supporting visual learners and developing quantitative skills
  • Questions for every topic to reinforce learning in preparation for exams! Answers included – great in class or as
    homework
  • Key terms defined throughout, plus a complete glossary

Price is £89 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Getting to Know… Le dernier métro

Getting to Know... Le dernier métro

Suitable for Edexcel A Level

Ready-to-use research tasks, worksheets, background information and practice exam questions ensure full understanding of François Truffaut’s tale of triumph over adversity during the occupation of France. Students will get to know Le dernier métro inside out and be fully prepared for the AS and A Level writing
exams.

Written specifically for the 2016 specifications, the logical structure offers the perfect balance between guided classwork and independent study:

  • Before: Introductory tasks to prepare students – with specific focus on social and historical contexts and the work of François Truffaut. Also includes revision of cinematic and theatrical vocabulary.
  • During: Comprehensive section-by-section work-through to ensure thorough understanding. Students will
    consolidate their knowledge of the narrative while analysing themes and techniques. Activities include vocabulary, grammar, comprehension, research, and more.
  • After: Exam tips, essay-planning guidance, and exam-style essay questions help students to apply what they
    have learnt.
  • Includes special section on revision of key themes and events.

More Getting to Know… resources for:
AQA

Edexcel

WJEC

CCEA

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A Level Edexcel Unit 3 Pre-release Pack 2017

A Level Edexcel Unit 3 Pre-release Resource Pack

2017 Central Americas

The focus this year is on the three Central American
countries of Panama, Costa Rica and
Nicaragua. Located on the narrow Isthmus
separating the Caribbean Sea from the Pacific Ocean, the
Central Americas form a continuous land bridge between North
and South America. Get to know ALL the details surrounding this
interesting development issue in our 2017 Pre-release Resource
Pack.

The 2017 Unit 3 Pre-release Resource Pack is available
for Pre-order now!

Written specifically for the Unit 3 Advance Information booklet
on Bridging the Development Gap.

The resource contains two parts:

  • Part A: Two sets of exam papers for Unit 3 Part A questions
    with mark schemes– for all Unit 3 topics (excluding the current annual
    synoptic topic)
  • Part B: Activities and exam practice to help students to
    process and break down the Unit 3 Section B pre-released
    information for the June examinations.

The Edexcel Unit 3 Pre-release Resource Pack is written to
support the Unit 3 AIB.

  • Students get to know the pre-release with detailed worksheets
  • Activities to get students thinking synoptically
  • Set the issue in context with background material
  • Stretch and challenge A* students with discussion
    springboards
  • Two practice papers with mark schemes covering both sections
    of the exam

Provides students and teachers alike with a clear structure to
work through, and prepares your students for the exam.

“The mark schemes have really propelled the resource
from good to outstanding. This is something that teachers can
use to great effect… It helps deepen students learning and
understanding of the pre-release booklet because it guides
students on what needs to be critically looked at.”

G Dhaliwal, Head of Geography & Independent
Reviewer

 

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A Level AQA Geography – GEO4B AFL Exam Pratice

The GEO4B AfL Exam Practice resource contains everything your
students need to master their final A Level exam:

 Exam tips – focussing on command words and mark
  schemes
Writing tips – highlighting structure, use of geographical
  terms, tone, spelling and grammar
Question types – addressing all the skills that will be
  tested

Students start by attempting exam-style questions on the annual
topic (great practice!), then assess and grade their own and
others’ answers (great AfL!). Progressive activities help build
confidence through familiarity with the AIB, key skills and what
makes a top-level exam answer.

An exam’s worth of questions covering all the likely question
types for the exam
Sample answers for comparison and improvement from basic
Level 1 & 2, to model Level 3 answers
Student-friendly mark schemes for every question

Ideal for classwork, homework or intensive revision sessions in
preparation for the exam.

Our AfL resources for previous years are still available and are
perfect for early preparation in advance of the pre-release focus
being available from the exam board. Order from the right-hand
panel now!

“This resource enhances learning by making the pre-release
booklet more accessible in terms of breaking down the core
content such as maps and tables. It helps deepen students
learning and understanding of the pre-release material because it
guides students on what needs to be critically looked at.”
  Dhaliwal, Teacher & Independent Reviewer

Price is £59 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.

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