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 …

‘The Wild Swans at Coole’ by WB Yeats

The Wild Swans at Coole By WB Yeats   Upon analysing a poem, I like to decode it in a particular way. I like to read the poem as if it were a story. This helps me to generate an understanding of both the poet and the poem’s context.  The following notes outline the story of ‘The Wild Swans at Coole’. Once 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 …