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International GCSE, IGCSE and GCE Requests!

International GCSE, IGCSE and GCE Requests!

Thank you for all your recent requests for resources and ideas to get you and your students off to a flying start! We were really pleased to help members with planning and delivery for the new International A Levels.

International GCSE, IGCSE and GCE Requests!

This is just a little taster of Jonathan Peel’s frankly superb guide to Kazuo Ishiguro’s novel ‘Never Let Me Go’....

This guide in combination with our schemes of work provides you with insightful material to engage with in and out of class.

We might start this document by considering the genre of the writing.

  • Is it science-fiction?
  • Or dystopian literature in which a parallel world is developed which focuses on negative stereotyping (the opposite of a Utopia - look them up, it’s part of learning!).
  • Or is it something else again?

I argue that it is not science fiction despite its subject matter. Cloning has been treated before - Brave New World by Aldous Huxley being the obvious example, but Sci-Fi is interested in the mechanics of the issue and the story usually involves rebellion.

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