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Download Intro Geraldton 2017 Download Geraldton Closed Questions Download Geraldton Preparing Texts Download Geraldton Composing Section Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2017 at Rod Quin and Associates
The link below will take you to information about my textbooks for Year 11 and 12 English students. https://cengage.com.au/product/title/english-atar-year-12/isbn/9780170382755 Continue reading
Posted Jul 2, 2017 at Rod Quin and Associates
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Yala National Park in the south of Sri Lanka has one of the highest concentrations of leopard population in the world. On our recent visit to Sri Lanka we were stayed at the Yala Jetwing resort and made two visits to the park. Because leopards are solitary, shy creatures, many... Continue reading
Posted Oct 5, 2014 at A Lot of World
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Kandy, in the mountainous middle of the island, was the pre-colonial capital of Sri Lanka. On our recent trip we were slightly disappointed in what Kandy had to offer and in retropsect should have spent only two, rather than three nights there. However there are three things definitely worth experiencing... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2014 at A Lot of World
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Negombo is a city is a city just north of Colombo, Sri Lanka. It is the site of the country's international airport. Because of this many visitors to Sri Lanka leave immediately for other parts of the island or stay briefly at one of Negombo's beach hotels north of the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2014 at A Lot of World
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Travellers arriving at Sri Lanka by air land in Negombo, a city just north of Colombo. Most then either immediately depart for vists to other parts of the island or restrict themselves to the luxury beach hotels on the northern edge of the city. However Negombo is a place worth... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2014 at A Lot of World
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Posted Aug 10, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
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Download Chapter 1 Eliza eva notes Download Chapter 1 by Eliza Download Chapter 1 by Fraser Download Chapter 1 by Sarah Download Eva luna chap 2 by Charlotte and Camie Download Chapter 2 by Charlotte Download Chapter 3 Francesca's notes Download Chapter 3 by Francesca Download Chapter 3 - Anne... Continue reading
Posted Jul 31, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
Download Eva Luna Ch 1 Download Eva Luna Genre Download Post-colonial readings eva luna Download Reading Gender in Eva Luna Download What is postmodernism Continue reading
Posted Jul 1, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
Today's PowerPoint at UWA on Your Context. Download Your Context Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
Download Adding Voice to Your Writing Lit Continue reading
Posted May 20, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
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Download The Modern Theatre Download A Doll’s House Download A Doll’s House 2 Download A Doll’s House FRamework for a Reading Download Characters and Representation in A Doll’s House Download Characterisation in Doll's House Torvald Download Characterisation in Doll's House Nora Download Minor Characters Download Functions of the ‘Well made... Continue reading
Posted May 5, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
Download Frankenstein Thesis Download Genre and Narrative Structure in Frankenstein Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
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Mar 15, 2010
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Below are some links to useful material on Frankenstein. We'll keep adding to these (you can even suggest some links) so keep coming back - haunt this post. http://www.jessicatiffin.org/teaching/frlect.htm http://www.crossref-it.info/textguide/Frankenstein/7/1 http://www.english.upenn.edu/Projects/knarf/contents.html Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
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The 1910 film version is only twelve minutes long and is worth watching as an interesting adapatation which picks up on the doppelganger approach to the novel. Note the subtitle "The evil in Frankesntein's mind creates a monster". Note also the use of the mirror. Watch the 1910 film version... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
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Download Frankenstein Bio Context Wollstonecraft Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
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This PowerPoint, from Mr Quin's lesson today, offers a reading of Frankenstein as a critique of enlightenment ideologies. Download Frankenstein Cultural Context 2 Below you can get a copy of the synopsis of Frankenstein distributed on Monday. Download Frankenstein synopsis Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
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To join the discussion group go to Facebook and search for "Perth Mod 2010 Literature Study Group." Continue reading
Posted Feb 22, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
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Below you can download or view a copy of the PowerPoint used to introduce Frankenstein. It is intended to show how the story has become embedded in modern culture. Download Frankenstein Intro Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
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Today we began looking at the cultural context of Frankenstein. Below you can download the PowerPoint. Download Frankenstein Cultural context Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
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Will you ever think about Twilight in quite the same way again? Download Reading-approaches Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
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Below are some useful links to material on T. S Eliot. Lecture on T. S. Eliot's "The Love S ong of J. Alfred Prufrock" and The Waste Land Gradesaver On "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" Literary History Poetry Foundation Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2010 at Year 12 Literature
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This week we started studying T.S. Eliot in the context of the modernist movement. Below you can download a copy of Mr Quin's teaching notes for these lessons - they also include some notes on The Preludes. Download Eliot Teaching Notes Below you can download Ms Hill's PowerPoints on Modernism... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2010 at Year 12 Literature