Welcome! Please consider how your attitude affects your and other students experience of the lesson.
Be respectful, come prepared with relevant material and show interest in order to have the best possible educational experience.
During the course of this lesson, you will:
prepare your essay sheet
summarise the main events and characters from The Color Purple
compare the events and characters with post-colonial theory
make a personal connection
Exit ticket & Homework.
Use the sheet in order to add information that you want to bring with you to the test. Furethermore, use the sheet as a checklist to ensure that you have included:
Characters and themes
A personal connection
During the test, you will be asked to write an essay where you summarise, compare and contrast, and discuss a personal connection with the narrative events in The Color Purple and postcolonial theory.
The word count is 400-800 words.
The sheet may include 50 words per box, to a total of 200 words.
The test is written on your computer, using Digiexam.
Assessment and grading
Please note that you will not receive a single grade. Your essay will be assessed using the success criteria as seen here.
You will receive four separate assessments based on the skills we have practiced:
Adaption to context and the task
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