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Animal Farm Classroom Questions

by Amy Farrell
€6.99 EUR

Animal Farm Classroom Questions by Amy Farrell is a book for English teachers who are teaching Animal Farm by George Orwell and intend to set questions for homework or classwork. Animal Farm Classroom Questions contains 157 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel.

Why choose to study Animal Farm by George Orwell?

  • Allegorical tale of Russian history and politics of the early twentieth century.
  • Interesting characters
  • Exciting

Product Details: A5, paperback, 19 pages.

 

Updated and Expanded Big Maggie Classroom Questions with Comparative Study

Scene Summaries
158 Classroom Questions
172 Questions on Comparative Modes
101 Questions on Comparing Texts for Comparative Study

This updated and expanded second edition of Scene by Scene’s Big Maggie Classroom Questions with Comparative Study includes scene summaries, points to consider, scene questions and questions for the Comparative Study for Leaving Certificate English. It is an essential resource for English teachers as a companion to the play Big Maggie by John B. Keane.

Designed to save time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences, this guide is broken down by scene to complement the play Big Maggie. This guide provides a range of questions for every stage of teaching the text. The teacher then selects the questions they wish to use.

Classroom Questions guides contain both closed and open questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis.             

 •    Closed, comprehension questions check students’ understanding and ensure students are on task.           

 •    Open, higher order questions promote thinking and reflection.

Big Maggie Classroom Questions with Comparative Study contains scene summaries of John B. Keane's play. There are also 155 questions, divided by scene, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the play. An additional 245 questions explore the Comparative Study Modes:

General Vision and Viewpoint
Cultural Context/Social Setting
Literary Genre
Theme/Issue - Relationships
Hero, Heroine, Villain
The Comparative Study: Comparing Texts 

Scene by Scene Classroom Questions teaching guides keep students focused on the text and encourage lively classroom discussions.

Contents:
Scene Summaries
Scene Questions
Points to Consider
Further Questions
Comparative Study Mode Questions:Theme/Issue (HL)/Relationships (OL)
Comparative Study Mode Questions: Cultural Context (HL)/Social Setting (OL)
Comparative Study Mode Questions: Literary Genre (HL)
Comparative Study Mode Questions: General Vision and Viewpoint (HL)
Comparative Study Mode Questions: Hero, Heroine, Villain (OL)
The Comparative Study: Comparing Texts

 

     

    BROOKLYN CLASSROOM QUESTIONS FOR COMPARATIVE STUDY

     

    A 160 page companion guide to Brooklyn for Comparative Study for Leaving Certificate English 2019 and 2020.
    For use in the classroom or for focussed independent study.

    Section 1

    • The film is divided into 5 parts.
    • Outline summary for each part.
    • Notes and Questions on each mode for each part.
    • Modes include: Cultural Context/Social Setting, Literary Genre, General Vision and Viewpoint, Relationships and Hero/Heroine/Villain.

      Section 2

      • Notes looking at each mode as a whole across the entire text.
      • Accompanying questions for each mode.

      Section 3

      • Comparing your texts: Questions on each mode to compare Brooklyn and your other chosen Comparative Study texts.

       

      This book is a companion guide for the Comparative Study of ‘Brooklyn’, directed by John Crowley. Ideally it accompanies a second, detailed viewing and study of the film.

      For the purposes of classroom study, I have divided the film into five parts. Each part contains an outline summary, a brief note on Cultural Context/Social Setting, Literary Genre, General Vision and Viewpoint, Relationships and Hero/Heroine/Villain, and a set of questions on Cultural Context/Social Setting, Literary Genre, General Vision and Viewpoint, Relationships and Hero/Heroine/Villain. The brief note is intended as a starting point for students, to provide something concrete for each mode that can be developed and built on by exploring the relevant mode-based questions for each part.

      Towards the back of the book, there are short notes looking at each mode as a whole, across the entire film, and accompanying questions (please note, there may be some similarity with earlier questions to draw attention to key ideas).

      Lastly, there is a section of questions on each mode, designed to prompt comparisons between ‘Brooklyn’ and other Comparative Study texts.

      Scene by Scene Classroom Questions are essential resources for teachers, designed to save time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences. The guides are broken down by scene or chapter to complement the text they accompany. These guides provide a clear list of questions for every stage of teaching the text. Classroom Questions guides contain both closed and open questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis.               

      •    Closed comprehension questions check students’ understanding and ensure students are on task.           

       •    Open higher order questions promote thinking and reflection.

      Danny The Champion of the World Classroom Questions contains summaries of each chapter of Roald Dahl‘s classic novel. There are also 284 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel.   Scene by Scene Classroom Questions teaching guides keep students focused on the text and encourage lively classroom discussions.

      Foster Classroom Questions with Comparative Study

      Updated and Expanded Foster Classroom Questions with Comparative Study for Leaving Certificate English

      Chapter Summaries
      253 Classroom Questions
      232 Questions on Comparative Modes
      123 Questions on Comparing Texts for Comparative Study

      This updated and expanded second edition of Scene by Scene’s Foster Classroom Questions includes chapter summaries in addition to chapter questions, and questions for the Comparative Study for Leaving Certificate English. It is an essential resource for English teachers as a companion to the novel Foster by Claire Keegan.

      Designed to save time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences, this guide is broken down by chapter to complement the novel Foster. This guide provides a range of questions for every stage of teaching the text. The teacher then selects the questions they wish to use.

      Classroom Questions guides contain both closed and open questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis.             

       •    Closed, comprehension questions check students’ understanding and ensure students are on task.           

       •    Open, higher order questions promote thinking and reflection.

      Foster Classroom Questions with Comparative Study contains chapter summaries of Claire Keegan's novel. There are also 253 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel. An additional 232 questions explore the Comparative Study Modes:

      General Vision and Viewpoint
      Cultural Context/Social Setting
      Literary Genre
      Theme/Issue - Relationships
      Hero, Heroine, Villain
      The Comparative Study: Comparing Texts 

      Scene by Scene Classroom Questions teaching guides keep students focused on the text and encourage lively classroom discussions.

      Contents:
      Chapter Summaries

      Chapter Questions
      Further Questions
      Comparative Study Mode Questions:Theme/Issue (HL)/Relationships (OL)
      Comparative Study Mode Questions: Cultural Context (HL)/Social Setting (OL)
      Comparative Study Mode Questions: Literary Genre (HL)
      Comparative Study Mode Questions: General Vision and Viewpoint (HL)
      Comparative Study Mode Questions: Hero, Heroine, Villain (OL)
      The Comparative Study: Comparing Texts

      Girl, Stolen Classroom Questions at Magpie Books Enniskerry

      Girl, Stolen Classroom Questions

      by Amy Farrell
      €8.99 EUR

       

      Scene by Scene Classroom Questions are essential resources for teachers, designed to save time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences. The guides are broken down by scene or chapter to complement the text they accompany. These guides provide a clear list of questions for every stage of teaching the text. Classroom Questions guides contain both closed and open questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis.               

      •    Closed comprehension questions check students’ understanding and ensure students are on task.             

      •    Open higher order questions promote thinking and reflection.

      Girl, Stolen Classroom Questions contains 235 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about April Henry’s novel. Scene by Scene Classroom Questions teaching guides keep students focused on the text and encourage lively classroom discussions

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      Good Night, Mr. Tom Classroom Questions

      by Amy Farrell
      €7.99 EUR

      Good Night, Mr. Tom Classroom Questions by Amy Farrell is a book for English teachers who are teaching Good Night, Mr. Tom by Michelle Magorian and intend to set questions for homework or classwork. Good Night, Mr. Tom Classroom Questions contains 187 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel. Its slim, A5 format makes it handy and convenient for busy teachers.

      Why choose to study Good Night, Mr. Tom by Michelle Magorian?

      • Themes of war, abuse and the power of friendship.
      • The setting of wartime Britain.
      • The developing friendship of Willie and Mr. Tom.
      • Interesting characters – gruff Mr. Tom and sickly Willie Beech.
      • Exciting
      Juno Classroom Questions For Comparative Study

      JUNO CLASSROOM QUESTIONS FOR COMPARATIVE STUDY

       

      A 124 page companion guide to Juno for Comparative Study Leaving Certificate English 2019.
      For use in the classroom or for focussed independent study.

      Section 1

      • The film is divided into 5 parts.
      • Outline summary for each part.
      • Notes and Questions on each mode for each part.
      • Modes include: Cultural Context/Social Setting, Literary Genre, General Vision and Viewpoint, Relationships and Hero/Heroine/Villain.

        Section 2

        • Notes looking at each mode as a whole across the entire text.
        • Accompanying questions for each mode.

        Section 3

        • Comparing your texts: Questions on each mode to compare Juno and your other chosen Comparative Study texts.

         

        This book is a companion guide for the Comparative Study of ‘Juno’, directed by Jason Reitman. Ideally it accompanies a second, detailed viewing and study of the film.

        For the purposes of classroom study, I have divided the film into five parts. Each part contains an outline summary, a brief note on Cultural Context/Social Setting, Literary Genre, General Vision and Viewpoint, Relationships and Hero/Heroine/Villain, and a set of questions on Cultural Context/Social Setting, Literary Genre, General Vision and Viewpoint, Relationships and Hero/Heroine/Villain. The brief note is intended as a starting point for students, to provide something concrete for each mode that can be developed and built on by exploring the relevant mode-based questions for each part.

        Towards the back of the book, there are short notes looking at each mode as a whole, across the entire film, and accompanying questions (please note, there may be some similarity with earlier questions to draw attention to key ideas).

        Lastly, there is a section of questions on each mode, designed to prompt comparisons between ‘Juno’ and other Comparative Study texts.

        Kensuke's Kingdom Classroom Questions at Magpie Books Enniskerry

        Kensuke's Kingdom Classroom Questions

        by Amy Farrell
        €9.99 EUR

        Scene by Scene Classroom Questions are essential resources for teachers, designed to save time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences. The guides are broken down by scene or chapter to complement the text they accompany. These guides provide a clear list of questions for every stage of teaching the text. Classroom Questions guides contain both closed and open questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis.     

         •    Closed comprehension questions check students’ understanding and ensure students are on task.

        •    Open higher order questions promote thinking and reflection.

        Kensuke’s Kingdom Classroom Questions contains summaries of each chapter of Michael Morpurgo’s classic novel. There are also 237 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel.   Scene by Scene Classroom Questions teaching guides keep students focused on the text and encourage lively classroom discussions.

        Lord of the Flies Classroom Questions at Magpie Books Enniskerry

        Lord of the Flies Classroom Questions

        by Amy Farrell
        €9.99 EUR

         

        Scene by Scene Classroom Questions are essential resources for teachers, designed to save time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences. The guides are broken down by scene or chapter to complement the text they accompany. These guides provide a clear list of questions for every stage of teaching the text. Classroom Questions guides contain both closed and open questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis.

        • Closed comprehension questions check students’ understanding and ensure students are on task.

        • Open higher order questions promote thinking and reflection.

        Lord of the Flies Classroom Questions contains 299 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about William Golding’s novel. Scene by Scene Classroom Questions teaching guides keep students focused on the text and encourage lively classroom discussions

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        Martyn Pig Classroom Questions

        by Amy Farrell
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        €7.99 EUR

        Martyn Pig Classroom Questions by Amy Farrell is a book for English teachers who are teaching Martyn Pig by Kevin Brooks and intend to set questions for homework or classwork. Martyn Pig Classroom Questions contains 109 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel. Its slim, A5 format makes it handy and convenient for busy teachers.

        Why choose to study Martyn Pig by Kevin Brooks?

        • Themes of friendship, relationships and questions of right and wrong .
        • Modern setting.
        • Darkly humourous storyline.
        • Interesting protagonist, the clever, but troubled teenager, Martyn Pig.
        • Engaging storyline and exciting twist.
        Of Mice and Men Classroom Questions at Magpie Books Enniskerry

        Of Mice and Men Classroom Questions

        by Amy Farrell
        €9.99 EUR

        Scene by Scene Classroom Questions are essential resources for teachers, designed to save time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences. The guides are broken down by scene or chapter to complement the text they accompany. These guides provide a clear list of questions for every stage of teaching the text. Classroom Questions guides contain both closed and open questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis.

        • Closed comprehension questions check students’ understanding and ensure students are on task.

        • Open higher order questions promote thinking and reflection.

        Of Mice and Men Classroom Questions contains chapter summaries, points to consider, and 123 questions divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about John Steinbeck’s novel. Scene by Scene Classroom Questions teaching guides keep students focused on the text and encourage lively classroom discussions.

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        Private Peaceful Classroom Questions

        by Amy Farrell
        €7.99 EUR

        Private Peaceful Classroom Questions by Amy Farrell is a book for English teachers who are teaching Private Peaceful by Michael Morpurgo and intend to set questions for homework or classwork. Private Peaceful Classroom Questions contains 141 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel.

        Why choose to study Private Peaceful by Michael Morpurgo?

        • Themes of war, family, relationships.
        • World War One setting, a revealing illustration of trench warfare.
        • Historical appeal.
        • Recently adapted for film.

        Product Details: A5, paperback, 20 pages.

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        Romeo and Juliet Classroom Questions

        by Amy Farrell
        €9.99 EUR

        Romeo and Juliet Classroom Questions is a book for English teachers who are teaching Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare and intend to set straightforward questions for homework or classwork. Romeo and Juliet Classroom Questions contains 135 questions, divided by Act and Scene, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the play. It also has 67 teacher pointers, also divided by Act and Scene, to highlight key elements of the play.

        Why choose to study Romeo and Juliet?

        • Themes of prejudice, love and hate.
        • One of Shakespeare’s most famous plays.
        • Interesting characters – Romeo, Juliet, Mercutio, Tybalt, Friar Laurence and the Nurse.
        • Exciting storyline – the tragic star-crossed lovers.
        The Dare Classroom Questions

        The Dare Classroom Questions

        by Amy Farrell
        €9.99 EUR

        Scene by Scene Classroom Questions are essential resources for teachers, designed to save time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences. The guides are broken down by scene or chapter to complement the text they accompany. These guides provide a clear list of questions for every stage of teaching the text. Classroom Questions guides contain both closed and open questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis.               

        •    Closed comprehension questions check students’ understanding and ensure students are on task.           

         •    Open higher order questions promote thinking and reflection.

        The Dare Classroom Questions contains summaries of each chapter of John Boyne’s story. There are also 325 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel.  

        Scene by Scene Classroom Questions teaching guides keep students focused on the text and encourage lively classroom discussions.

         

        Chapter Summaries
        250 Classroom Questions
        197 Questions on Comparative Modes
        116 Questions on Comparing Texts for Comparative Study 

         

        The guide is broken down by scene or chapter to complement the text they accompany. These guides provide a clear list of questions for every stage of teaching and studying the text for Leaving Certificate English Comparative Study. Classroom Questions guides contain both closed and open questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis.               

        •    Closed comprehension questions check students’ understanding and ensure students are on task.           

        •    Open higher order questions promote thinking and reflection.

        The Great Gatsby Classroom Questions contains chapter summaries of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel. There are also 250 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel.

        Additional questions explore the Comparative Modes:

        General Vision and Viewpoint
        Cultural Context/Social Setting
        Literary Genre Theme/Issue - Relationships
        Hero, Heroine, Villain  

        Scene by Scene Classroom Questions teaching guides keep students focused on the text and encourage lively classroom discussions.

        The Ocean at the End of the Lane Classroom Questions is a book for English teachers who are teaching The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman and intend to set questions for homework or classwork. The Ocean at the End of the Lane Classroom Questions contains 282 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel. It also contains a summary for each chapter, to remind students of the action and refresh key points.

        Why choose to study The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman?

        • The text explores the difficulties and isolation of childhood.
        • This fantasy novel shows us a magical, hidden world, just beyond the borders of reality, making for an exciting, thrilling read that appeals to a YA audience.
        • Memorable narration of the boy and the unforgettable Hempstock family, immediately draw the reader in.
        • The novel deals with the difficult relationship between the speaker and his father.
        The Outsiders Classroom Questions

        The Outsiders Classroom Questions

        by Amy Farrell
        €7.99 EUR
        The Outsiders Classroom Questions

        Scene by Scene guides are teaching resources. They are short books of questions, designed to save teachers time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences. Each guide is broken down by scene or chapter, to match and complement the text it accompanies. This means that the teacher is provided with a clear list of questions, at every stage of teaching the text. These questions can be used in class, or as homework, and so provide underlying structure to lesson planning.

        Classroom Questions teaching guides contain both closed, comprehension testing questions, and open, higher order questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis. Closed questions can be used to check understanding and make sure students are on-task, while open questions promote thinking and reflection. In this way, Scene by Scene Classroom Questions keep students engaged with and focused on the text, and involved in classroom discussion.

        The Outsiders Classroom Questions is a book for English teachers who are teaching The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton and intend to set questions for homework or classwork. The Outsiders Classroom Questions contains 143 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel.

        Why choose to study The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton?

        • Themes of prejudice, injustice, friendship and courage.
        • Deals with the issue of teenage gangs, the Greasers and the Socs.
        • Memorable narration of Ponyboy Curtis.
        • Interesting characters.
        • Exciting storyline.
        • Coming-of-age novel.
        The Playboy of the Western World Classroom Questions with Comparative Study for Leaving Certificate English

        Act Summaries
        306 Classroom Questions
        210 Questions on Comparative Modes
        114 Questions on Comparing Texts for Comparative Study

        Scene by Scene’s The Playboy of the Western World Classroom Questions includes questions for the Comparative Study for Leaving Certificate English, in addition to summaries and questions on each act. It is an essential resource for English teachers as a companion to the play The Playboy of the Western World by J. M. Synge.

        Designed to save time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences, this guide is broken down by act to complement the play The Playboy of the Western World. This guide provides a range of questions for every stage of teaching and studying the text. 

        Classroom Questions guides contain both closed and open questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis.             

         •    Closed, comprehension questions check students’ understanding and ensure students are on task.           

         •    Open, higher order questions promote thinking and reflection.

        The Playboy of the Western World Classroom Questions with Comparative Study contains act summaries of J. M. Synge's play. There are also 306 questions, divided by act, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the play. An additional 346 questions explore the Comparative Study Modes:

        General Vision and Viewpoint
        Cultural Context/Social Setting
        Literary Genre
        Theme/Issue - Relationships
        Hero, Heroine, Villain
        The Comparative Study: Comparing Texts 

        Scene by Scene Classroom Questions teaching guides keep students focused on the text and encourage lively classroom discussions.

        Contents:
        Act Summaries

        Act Questions
        Further Questions
        Comparative Study Mode Questions:Theme/Issue (HL)/Relationships (OL)
        Comparative Study Mode Questions: Cultural Context (HL)/Social Setting (OL)
        Comparative Study Mode Questions: Literary Genre (HL)
        Comparative Study Mode Questions: General Vision and Viewpoint (HL)
        Comparative Study Mode Questions: Hero, Heroine, Villain (OL)
        The Comparative Study: Comparing Texts

         

           

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          To Kill a Mockingbird Classroom Questions

          by Amy Farrell
          €7.99 EUR

          To Kill a Mockingbird Classroom Questions by Amy Farrell is a teacher's resource intended for use in lesson planning, and in the classroom. It contains 178 questions, divided by chapter,  to provoke student engagement and personal response while studying Harper Lee's classic novel. 

          Why choose to study To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee?

          • Themes of racism, prejudice, injustice, friendship, loneliness and courage.
          • The setting of the Deep American South of the 1930’s.
          • Memorable narration of Scout Finch.
          • Interesting characters – Atticus Finch, Boo Radley, Tom Robinson, Miss Maudie Atkinson.
          • Exciting storyline.

          Download a sample of To Kill a Mockingbird Classroom Questions here.

          Scene by Scene guides are teaching resources. They are short books of questions, designed to save teachers time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences. Each guide is broken down by scene or chapter, to match and complement the text it accompanies. This means that the teacher is provided with a clear list of questions, at every stage of teaching the text. These questions can be used in class, or as homework, and so provide underlying structure to lesson planning.

          Classroom Questions teaching guides contain both closed, comprehension testing questions, and open, higher order questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis. Closed questions can be used to check understanding and make sure students are on-task, while open questions promote thinking and reflection. In this way, Scene by Scene Classroom Questions keep students engaged with and focused on the text, and involved in classroom discussion.

          Product Details: Paperback, A5, 34 pages.

          Wilderness Classroom Questions at Magpie Books Enniskerry

          Wilderness Classroom Questions

          by Amy Farrell
          €11.99 EUR

          Wilderness Classroom Questions Scene by Scene Classroom Questions are essential resources for teachers, designed to save time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences. The guides are broken down by scene or chapter to complement the text they accompany. These guides provide a clear list of questions for every stage of teaching the text. Classroom Questions guides contain both closed and open questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis.

          • Closed comprehension questions check students’ understanding and ensure students are on task.

          • Open higher order questions promote thinking and reflection.

          Wilderness Classroom Questions contains summaries of each chapter of Roddy Doyle‘s play. There are also 364 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel

          Wonder Classroom Questions

          Wonder Classroom Questions

          by Scene by Scene
          €14.99 EUR

          Wonder Classroom Questions

          Scene by Scene Classroom Questions are essential resources for teachers, designed to save time and lead to rewarding classroom experiences. The guides are broken down by scene or chapter to complement the text they accompany. These guides provide a clear list of questions for every stage of teaching the text. Classroom Questions guides contain both closed and open questions, exploring student response, opinion and analysis.               

          •    Closed comprehension questions check students’ understanding and ensure students are on task.             

          •    Open higher order questions promote thinking and reflection.

          Wonder Classroom Questions contains summaries of each chapter of R.J. Palacio‘s classic novel. There are also 834 questions, divided by chapter, to keep students engaged and actively thinking about the novel.   Scene by Scene Classroom Questions teaching guides keep students focused on the text and encourage lively classroom discussions.