English Prelim

English Prelim

Assessment Block The English Prelim for senior pupils will be within the second assessment block, which will begin on the 15th of February until the 29th of February. Past papers for English are available to help revise and prepare.  
S4 SAILMAKER

S4 SAILMAKER

Click on pictures above to select four different resources for “Sailmaker”.   Click photo above for interview with Alan Spence. Here’s a blog that might also be useful...
S4 Lord of the Flies

S4 Lord of the Flies

S4 LORD OF THE FLIES LINKS Lord Of The Flies – Resources Lord Of The Flies – BBC Bitesize Lord Of The Flies – Audiobook Lord Of The Flies A-Z Slideshow   Click picture above for Sir William Golding interview....
English Skills

English Skills

English Skills Booklets English Skills booklet – Series One English Skills booklet – Series Two Knowledge of Language (English) Knowledge of Language (Scots)  
Research resources

Research resources

Research Resources Newspapers: Glasgow Herald The Scotsman The Guardian The Independent The Telegraph The Times   Encyclopaedia Britannica   Dictionary   Thesaurus      ...
English Careers

English Careers

CAREERS IN ENGLISH You might be surprised at the variety of different careers that English qualification could lead to. Below we have a number of useful links that will help you explore this further.   Please click on the links below to investigate work...
Writing study resources

Writing study resources

WRITING   Scottish writers – Information and Resources   Fancy yourself as a writer? Here are some practical tips for you:   Short Story writing – Competitions to enter:  
Reading study resources

Reading study resources

READING Reading is vital at all levels within the English Faculty. Check out PROJECT GUTENBERG: Free e-books to download to your computer, Kindle and other readers.   Amazon: Free e-books and cheap e-books   Free e-books and novellas from up and coming...
S2 English Homework

S2 English Homework

S2 Term 1 Spelling Download S2 Term 2 Spelling Download S2 Term 3 Spelling Download S2 HARDSPELL Download Holiday Unit Download S2 Reading Records S2 BRONZE READING RECORD S2 SILVER READING RECORD S2 GOLD READING...
S1 English Homework

S1 English Homework

Term 1 Spelling Download Term 2 Spelling Download Term 3 Spelling Download S1 HARDSPELL Download Reading Records S1 BRONZE READING RECORD S1 SILVER READING RECORD S1 GOLD READING...
Poetry Society

Poetry Society

The Poetry Society was founded in 1909 to promote “a more general recognition and appreciation of poetry”. Since then, it has grown into one of Britain’s most dynamic arts organisations, representing British poetry both nationally and internationally. Today it has...
World Book Day

World Book Day

World Book Day is a celebration! It’s a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and (most importantly) it’s a celebration of reading. In fact, it’s the biggest celebration of its kind, designated by UNESCO as a worldwide celebration of books and reading, and...
Our Latest News and Events

Our Latest News and Events

Although there isn’t any news to show as yet, there will soon be a newsfeed here. Our ‘Digital Ninjas’ pupil teams have been assigned to all our faculties and they will be responsible for adding news items as required. What kind of news will we see...