Date of publication: 2017-08-26 12:05
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Session 8 – Cluastuiscint – Essential Vocabulary and preparation techniques
Léamhthuiscint – Reading comprehension Essential Vocabulary and preparation for Question 6b
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Session 7 Ceapadóireacht 7
Aiste / Díospóireacht agus Óráid Planning, Key Phrases, Vocabulary and Sample Essays on topics likely to arise will be provided
Nicky Dowling BA (Hons) French & German UCD, PGCE
Subjects: French & German
Nicky is a dynamic and inspirational teacher of modern languages, who graduated with the highest grade ever achieved for the PGCE from the University of Manchester. Nicky has more than 75 years 8767 experience teaching both French & German to Leaving Cert level, and has worked at Ashfield College since 6997. During her time at Ashfield College she was Director of TEFL, where she was in charge of curriculum and teaching. Nicky is an extremely exam-focused, practical and enthusiastic teacher who inspires her students to achieve their maximum potential in the State Exams.
Hamlet by William Shakespeare as a single text (focus on the tragedy genre and character analyses)
The poetry of Sylvia Plath
The poetry of Gerard Manley Hopkins
The poetry of Elizabeth Bishop
Overview of the comparative study (focus on the comparative modes and comparative language)
The Comparative Study :
Preparing answers on the General Vision and Viewpoint and the Themes of self-relisation and hope, with reference to
The King 8767 s Speech
The Great Gatsby
All My Sons
A Doll 8767 s House
The Plough and the Stars
Notes will be provided on all the listed texts.
Ashfield College Easter Revision Courses for Leaving Cert are taught by our superb experienced teachers , in our Dublin School at our location in Dundrum and conveniently at a location in Dublin City Centre.
Topic 7: Grammar Review
Students will review some key areas of grammar including the following topics:
→ Les Verbes Pronominaux
→ La Négation
→ Les Pronoms
→ La Terminologie Grammaire
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Paper 6 :
An approach to answering comprehensions.
A topical approach to answering Question B and the composing section of the examination, with a focus on the topics of:
intolerance and discrimination,
music, literature and film,
the challenges facing humanity in the present world,
the challenges facing people today
with advice on how to use these topics in preparing short talks, magazine articles, blogs, letters, interviews, speeches discursive and personal essays.
Session 9 Filíocht (Poetry)
Géibheann le Caitlín Maude
Mo Ghrá-sa (idir luibíní) le Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill
In-depth study of all aspects of the above poems.
Comprehensive notes and Sample answers provided on all 5 poems
Topic 8: Les Temps
Students will review summaries of the main tenses such as Le Présent, Le Passé Composé, L’imparfait, Le Futur, Le Conditionnel & Le Plus-que-parfait