Doing English GCSE resits?

Here are some revision tips to help you with your GCSE English Language resit. Topics include: Analysing Fiction 8 Learner Guides Fiction text types Setting Themes Characterisation and narrative voice Language and structure Annotating texts Responding to a fiction text Sample exam question and answer 4 Class Clips Analysing non-fiction 6 Learner Guides Non-fiction text…

BBC Author collection

Interested in being an author? Or just interested in how authors write and who they are? Here is a selection  of author archive interviews and readings from across the BBC. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/LNR9vCvV553p5qcZ7L1kD9/author-collection Anne Enright Best known for her novel The Gathering, which won the Man Booker prize in 2007 View Anne Enright   Anne Tyler After two nominations,…

Open Book: Meg Rosoff

“Meg Rosoff, best known for her books for young people talks to Mariella about her debut novel for adults, Jonathan Unleashed. Booker winner John Banville introduces us to For Two Thousand Years, a classic Romanian novel now available in English for the first time. Crime writer Ann Cleeves discusses the book she’d never lend –…

Explore a 360° Video of a dinosaur by BBC Earth

“David Attenborough may be about to celebrate his 90th birthday this year, but he is still very much at the cutting edge of natural history production as he presents the BBC’s first mixed reality, 360° film. Produced by a team at Bristol’s world famous BBC Natural History Unit, and creative agency Hello Charlie, the four…