Monday, April 22, 2013
Sample Poetry Comparison Essays
Review your notes on how to write comparison essays, which also applies to writing about one poem.
The following document are three sample Literature Unseen essays, from Nov. 2010.
Nov. 2010 0486 33 Test Link
Nov. 2010 0486 32 Test Link
Scripts without Marks, but scored Link.
Nov. 2010 0486 33 Mark Scheme 33
Nov. 2010 0486 32 Mark Scheme
Read the scripts and look over the marks given.
Section 3 Homework for Wednesday, April 24th: Complete 0500 First Language paper 3 exam for Sections 1 and 2.
Read the essays above to get an idea of what a 25/25 paper looks like. Note the structure and ideas in the writing, and disregard the quality of the sentences themselves. What qualities DID exist in the 25/25 exam that may have qualified it to higher band status?
We'll discuss these findings on Friday, April 26th.
Reminder: Saturday, April 27th
Mock Exam for Literature, Paper 1
10 - 12:15
Meet in the HS lobby.
No late entries.