To be able to effectively revise the key exam focus areas of ‘Of Mice and Men’
To understand the importance of ‘race and racism’ in the novel
GCSE Eng/Eng Lit COURSEWORK EXAMS Original Writing Media Shakespeare 20 th Century Drama (play) Prose Study (Novel) 3 Speaking & Listening Assessments Eng Paper1 Sec A: Questions on Non Fiction & Media texts Sec B: Writing to Argue Persuade or Advise Eng Paper 2 Sec A: Other Cultures Poetry Sec B: Writing Inf/Ex/Descr Lit Paper: ‘Of Mice & Men ’ And Poetry (Heaney & Clarke) Lang: 40% Lit:30% Lang:60% Lit:70% S K I L L S 20% of the 40%
Key learning: What questions might the examiner ask in relation to loneliness and isolation?
Who do you think is the loneliest character in the novel and why?
What techniques does Steinbeck use to explore the theme of loneliness and isolation in the novel?
How does Steinbeck present loneliness and isolation in the novel?
characters who are lonely and isolated
why they are lonely and isolated
how Steinbeck’s settings are used to reflect the characters’ loneliness and isolation