Homework: Learn a speech from The Tempest

This work is to be completed by Friday 9th December. Choose one of the speeches from The Tempest that we discussed in class and learn the first twelve lines by heart. Choose to learn either Caliban’s soliloquy at the start...

/ 4th December 2016

Homework: Research on The Tempest

This week’s homework involves you doing some independent research on the background to Shakespeare’s play The Tempest. Your research can be on: – the historical context (what was happening at the time Shakespeare wrote the play and the real events...

/ 18th November 2016

Homework: Continue re-writing the script

Continue writing the first two pages of your modernised script of the first part of Act 2 Scene 2 that you started in class this week. Next draft to hand in on Thursday 10th November. The script needs to cover...

/ 6th November 2016

Homework: Extended Reading Project

Your homework task is to read the Stage 4 Extended Reading Project booklet, which you will find on Edutronic under the Programmes tab. Click on Extended Reading Projects, then scroll down to Year 10 / Stage 4. The second part...

/ 1st October 2016

Write a diary entry as Miranda.

Imagine you are the character of Miranda in The Tempest. Write a short diary entry describing your conversation today with your father (from Act 1, Scene 2). How do you feel about what he has told you…? Explain in your...

/ 16th September 2016