Sample Answer A successful text helps us to think but it doesn’t tell us what to do. PARAGRAPH ONE (Address the broader context of the question – take a clear position on the proposition and first speak about literature and the world in general and THEN talk about the specific text as evidence of this position) […]

Hi Rory. I think you’re going to be away next week: The following two links are to the structure we’ll be following for the Film Study while you’re away and to the practise paper (and exemplar) that you can use as a preparation exercise. Film Study: Film Study: Minority Report Practise Paper: Practise Paper: 2.2 […]

The difference between worth & value, an argument against modern football. The best of everything to do with people’s humanity is being turned into merchandise Experiences associated with the sport, what football is and the values that keep it upright X How these values are being corrupted, the commodification of players, monetization of fans, destruction […]

Men and women are inherently different and it’s absurd to suggest they should be treated equally. Female athletes have advocated for equal pay for a number of years despite evidence pointing to the contrary, A study conducted by well renowned Israeli physicist Ira Hammerman found that across eighty-two sports all of the female world records […]

Idea: In a totalitarian state, members of the public participate in a reality competition show where the winner gains food for their family etc. Inspired by ‘The Walk’ & ‘The Hunger Games’ The strongest member of each family feels obliged to compete in order to give their loved ones a better life. Instead, the show is […]

Writing Dystopian Fiction: 7 Tips

The colour has been leached from it over the years, life taking it’s toll. It began a bright blue but just as the light inside us fades so did my companion. It has remained a loyal servant, it’s dedication to me and my adventures absolutely unwavering. I’ve travelled thousands of hours and meet hundreds of […]