The Personal Essay

The Personal Essay   The Personal Essay element of the Composition section of Paper One should be a section of the paper that you are comfortable approaching. It is worth 100 marks (a quarter of the overall English grade at Higher Level), it has appeared consistently and has proven to be profitable for students who have a developed a well thought out writing Read More …

How to Create a Study Plan and Stick to it!

Study Tip: Creating a Study Plan   Before reading this blog post make sure that you have watched the Lee Tutorials Youtube video on how to create a study plan and how to stick to it. (link)   Materials Needed to Create the Study Plan: The Lee Tutorials Study Plan Template available here: (Lee Tutorials Study Timetable Template) A pencil Read More …

The LC English Paper (HL)

The Leaving Cert. English Paper -Higher Level-     In this blog post, we will be establishing the layout, timing and length of the Leaving Cert. Paper in English at Higher Level. *Paper One has an overarching theme. It is important to acknowledge this as the three texts presented in the paper will all share this theme (see fig.1 below which displays location Read More …