Category Archives: 10EN

Persuasive Techniques

Persuasive techniques are language features used to influence the reader or viewer. ¬†The slideshare embedded below includes a range of useful persuasive techniques with examples and effects. The importance of techniques is always in their effects. Techniques are tools used … Continue reading

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Film Techniques

The following glossaries provide simple descriptions of common¬† camera shots, angles, effects and roles. Glossaries: VL_Basic Camera Angle Terms VL_Glossary of Sound Terms The slideshare below provides some useful examples of lighting. Find the lighting terms and look at the … Continue reading

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Documentary Types

Research each of the following modes: expository observational participatory reflexive performative interactive Explain the key features of each mode. Below are a series of links to a range of documentaries. Watch a few minutes of each documentary or clip (some … Continue reading

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Year 10 English – Autobiographies and Memoirs

Task 1 – Powerlessness Think of a time when you have felt powerless. Go right back to your early years if necessary. Make notes on sensory information you link to the event. Identify: Place People Smells Sounds Write about the … Continue reading

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