Lesson breakdown
Review and Reinforcement
A review of the prior week to reinforce learning and retention.
10 min
Explain and Explore
Students are guided through a detailed analysis of the subject material by the tutor. The aim is to break up the material so that it can be manageably understood and retained by students.
30 min
Practice and Performance
A practical session where students are guided on how to answer questions and offered feedback on their answers.
40 min
Recap and Synthesise
Students test their mastery of the concepts presented through a short quiz. Real time feedback is given to identify areas for further practice.
10 min
Term course program
Potentia Term 1
Reading to Write: Students are exposed to a variety of high quality texts and learn to appreciate and unpack how they convey ideas, relationships and experiences. They reflect on their knowledge as a writer and begin to write their own creative responses, inspired by the themes and aesthetics in the texts they have studied. Students are given strategies to analyse and interpret how texts are constructed as well as completing a wide range of their own creative writing tasks. View the lesson plan
T1
Oct - Dec
Potentia Term 2
Narratives that Shape Our World: In this module, students explore a range of narratives from the past and the contemporary era that illuminate and convey ideas, attitudes and values. They consider the powerful role of stories and storytelling as a feature of narrative in past and present societies. Students will practice the skills needed for this module through a close study of Othello and the film O. View the lesson plan
T2
Jan - Apr
Potentia Term 3
Critical Study of Literature: Students learn the key skills required to develop an informed, critical understanding of a text and its distinctive qualities through a close study of Shakespeare’s Hamlet. View the lesson plan
T3
Apr - Jul
Potentia Term 4
Senior Writing Skills: Students practice the skills they will need in order to write critically, imaginatively and discursively in Year 12 English. They interpret and analyse a variety of challenging texts and complete a range of writing tasks for different audiences and purposes. View the lesson plan
T4
Jul - Sept

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