Drama Homework: Write a diary entry in character

This work is due to hand in on Wednesday 7th December. As part of the work you are doing to prepare a role in Drama, write a short diary entry (in first person) as the character you have chosen to...

/ 1st December 2016

Homework: Create a Beowulf Playlist

This work is due on Thursday 2nd December. Choose a selection of five songs that represent the key moments so far in the poem: The death of Shield Sheafson The terror of Grendel Beowulf arrives with his men Unferth’s jealousy...

/ 26th November 2016

Homework: Reading

Your homework this week is to continue reading your new book that you were given in class. Be prepared to discuss your book in our English lesson next Thursday (24th November). Remember, when you finish a book, if you write...

/ 18th November 2016

Homework: Remembrance Day Poems

Your homework is to have a go at writing your own short poem relating to the themes we discussed in class around Remembrance Day. You could write about your thoughts on war and conflict around the world, past and present,...

/ 12th November 2016

Homework: Hero research

As part of our study of Beowulf, this week’s homework is to find a story about a real-life hero. Look in newspapers and at online news sources. Think broadly about the idea of a hero – it could be someone...

/ 6th November 2016

Drama homework: written reflection

Complete a written reflection about the work we have been doing in Drama on the story of Prometheus, to answer the following question: How does movement communicate emotion to an audience? Consider the work you have been doing in groups,...

/ 11th October 2016

Homework: Find a Book / Book review

This week’s homework is all about reading. First, find yourself a book to read – it can be fiction, non-fiction, a graphic novel, as long as it is something you are interested in. If you are already reading a book,...

/ 22nd September 2016