Host: Eleanor is an English teacher specialising in KS3 and KS4 Literature and Language based in London. She completed her teacher training at the Institute of Education in 2016 and has been working in London schools ever since.
We will look at examples of figurative language (metaphor, simile, personification) used effectively in creative writing and pick apart what it is that makes it work, we will then apply this knowledge to a GCSE English Language creative writing task.
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- Looking at what makes figurative language effective in examples
- Applying this to GCSE creative writing task
- Evaluating which (exemplar) responses were the most effective and why
This class is suitable for KS4 English Language students.