English and English Language Assessment Pack by Valerie French, Lynda Nicholson


English and English Language Assessment Pack by Valerie French, Lynda Nicholson

Written by experienced teachers and senior examiners led by Keith Brindle, this Assessment Pack is designed to help teachers understand, teach and assess AQA's NEW specifications. Get your students ready for AQA's new English and English Language GCSE exams and controlled assessment. To support Unit 1 of English and English Language the pack provides: *Extensive exam practice to build success, with five Higher tier and five Foundation tier examination papers *Sample answers at key grades show students how to reach their target grade and hone their exam techniques *Mark schemes and examiner tips help you familiarise yourself with the new exam criteria *Marking checklists help students assess their work, and provide a useful basis for revision. To support Units 2 and 3 of English and English Language the pack offers: *Targeted support for AQA's new controlled assessments, helping you prepare your students for the tasks *Detailed task ideas, sample answers and marking guidance help you feel confident about this new assessment mode.

About the Author

Keith Brindle is a senior examiner with a leading Awarding Body, a former Head of English and the author of numerous books, many of which focus on revision and honing exam technique. He offers in-school support: Sessions for Teachers and Sessions for Students. Valerie French has been examining GCSE English since 1997. A teacher of English and Communication Studies, she has worked in secondary, further and adult education. Lynda Nicholson at present works in an F.E College, as Student Manager of Sixth Form. A teacher with 30 years experience of GCSE and A Level English and English Literature, she has worked for AQA as an A Level moderator and is the author of a book on Unit 1 of the AQA A Level Language syllabus.

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Spiral bound
256 pages


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Publication date

28th May 2010



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