Level 5 GCSE English – Session 7

Improving learning in GCSE English (2)


This session emphasises the importance of fostering a supportive environment in the classroom, including encouraging collaboration and peer support, to build confidence and self-esteem.  The activities in this module explore approaches to developing your learners’ creative writing, analytical reading and speaking and listening skills and are designed to elicit focused oral activities to develop learners’ language skills through deliberate practice.

Session Outcomes

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  •  Support learners to analyse literary texts (4.2)
  • Support learners to develop spoken language (4.3)
  • Support learners to write creatively (4.6)

Session 7 PowerPoint slides

Here is Claire’s facilitator PowerPoint presentation for session 7:

Session Padlet

Here is the Padlet for this session.

Post-session tasks to finish off this session

  • Ensure your PDPs are up to date (especially if you think you might like to take the accreditation.)
    Relevant learning outcomes: 1.2, 2.4, 3.3, 4.2, 4.4, 4.6.

All course materials were developed as part of an ETF programme by ccConsultancy and they both should be acknowledged if any material is used on other projects.