GCSE Latin Anthology for OCR Students Book

Author: Peter Mcdonald
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0198329326
Release Date: 2009-05-14
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Anthology of prose and verse extracts with questions, glossaries and end vocabulary to provide motivating and well-supported resource for the Prose and Literature examinations. Includes a CD-ROM with audio recordings to motivate students.

GCSE Latin Anthology for OCR Teacher s Handbook

Author: Peter Mcdonald
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0198329318
Release Date: 2009-07-09
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Handbook to accompany the students' anthology of prose and verse extracts with questions, glossaries and end vocabulary to provide motivation and well-supported resource for the Prose and Literature OCR examinations.

Essential GCSE Latin

Author: John Taylor
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 9781350003811
Release Date: 2017-08-10
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Essential GCSE Latin is a practical and accessible guide for students. This third edition is updated for the OCR GCSE (9-1) specification (first assessment 2018). It covers all the linguistic requirements for GCSE Latin, providing straightforward and helpful explanations of every grammatical construction. Each point is illustrated with examples and practice sentences (650 in all). With an easily navigable structure and generous cross-referencing, Essential GCSE Latin concentrates on understanding principles and patterns, reducing the need for rote learning. Concise and clear, it is ideal for those on a reduced timetable, or as a supporting grammar and exercise textbook alongside other Latin courses. As a revision guide it provides a fast but comprehensive recap of the language. The book includes a full GCSE vocabulary and a glossary of grammar terms for quick and easy reference. Fifteen practice passages for unseen translation are followed by five complete practice GCSE papers, and additional exercises for the optional English-Latin sentences. The new edition is supported by a companion website with answer keys and further resources, and is endorsed by OCR.

Cambridge Latin Anthology

Author: Cambridge School Classics Project
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521808871
Release Date: 2001-07-02
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A classic anthology for GCSE. The eight thematic sections of poetry include works by Catullus, Horace, Lucretius, martial, Ovid, Petronius, Seneca and Virgil. The eight sections of adapted prose include sections from Apuleius, Caesar, Cicero, Pliny, Sallust, Tacitus, and the Acts of the Apostles in the Vulgate. Glosses and other explanations are provided opposite each of the texts, and the writing is illustrated throughout by paintings and photographs of artifacts in the Roman world. For the student, there is a complete vocabulary at the end of the book. For the teacher, there is an accompanying handbook giving additional suggestions for discussions in the classroom.

OCR Anthology for Classical Greek GCSE

Author: Judith Affleck
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 9781474265492
Release Date: 2016-08-25
Genre: Literary Criticism

This is the OCR endorsed publication from Bloomsbury for the Greek GCSE set text prescriptions examined from 2018 to 2023. The texts covered are: Homer Odyssey 6:48–159 Iliad 3:1–112 Odyssey 7:184–297 Herodotus Histories 1.30–4, 86–7 and 6.125 (Solon & Croesus; How Alcmaeon Was Enriched by Croesus) Histories 3.17–25, 38 (The Ethiopians; The Power of Custom) Histories 2.2, 69–70, 129–33, 31–2 (Psammetichus; Crocodiles; Mycerinus; Pygmies) Euripides Alcestis 280–393 Electra 215–331 Bacchae 434–508, 800–38 Plato Phaedo 59c–60a, 115b–d, 116b–d, 117c–18a Plutarch A Spartan Childhood Lucian Anacharsis and Athletics The Isle of the Blest The volume starts with an introduction to ancient Greek history and culture, which will set in context the passages for the exams and give guidance on how to translate ancient Greek. The prescribed texts are set out in clear passages facing commentary notes, with further information on GCSE vocabulary and key terms as well as study questions. The full GCSE vocabulary is provided at the back of the book and a timeline, Who's Who, glossaries and map combine to give students a focused preparation for their exams. The book is supported by a companion website of further resources.

OCR Anthology for Classical Greek AS and A Level

Author: Malcolm Campbell
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 9781474266048
Release Date: 2016-04-28
Genre: Literary Criticism

The OCR-endorsed publication from Bloomsbury for the Greek AS and A-Level set text prescriptions giving full Greek text, commentary and vocabulary and a detailed introduction for each text that also covers the prescription to be read in English for A Level. The texts covered are: AS Thucydides, Histories, Book IV: 11–14, 21–23, 26–28 Plato, Apology, 18a7 to 24b2 Homer, Odyssey X: 144–399 Sophocles, Antigone, lines 1–99, 497–525, 531–581, 891–928 A-level Thucydides, Histories, Book IV: 29–40 Plato, Apology, 35e–end Xenophon, Memorabilia, Book 1.II.12 to 1.II.38 Homer, Odyssey IX: 231–460 Sophocles, Antigone, lines 162–222, 248–331, 441–496, 998–1032 Aristophanes, Acharnians, 1–203, 366–392

OCR GCSE Poetry Anthology Student Book

Author: Coleman,
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0199128588
Release Date: 2011-09-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

GCSE English Literature for OCR is the most comprehensive and accessible endorsed support package for the 2010 OCR GCSE English Literature curriculum. The OCR GCSE Poetry Anthology Student Book provides comprehensive support for all poets included in the OCR GCSE English Literature specification.

Latin Stories

Author: Henry Cullen
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 9781350003866
Release Date: 2017-09-07
Genre: Foreign Language Study

Latin Stories is an ideal first reader for students of Latin. It offers 100 self-contained passages of manageable length, chosen for their intrinsic interest and adapted from a wide range of ancient authors. Generous help is given, with a short introduction to each story and glossing of all proper names and non-GCSE vocabulary. The collection will also be attractive to older students beginning or returning to the language. Updated to match the 2016 OCR specification, this edition has been restructured to reflect the new examinations, which now have a single language paper. Section 1 provides 30 passages, starting with very short and simple stories and building up to the level of the current OCR GCSE. Section 2 provides 30 differentiated passages of increasing difficulty on historical and miscellaneous topics. Section 3 provides 20 shorter passages of uniform length on mythological topics, with comprehension questions, in the style of Section A of the new GCSE language paper. Section 4 provides 20 passages on historical topics, with comprehension and unseen sections, in the style of Section B of the new GCSE language paper. The new edition is supported by a companion website with an answer key and additional passages.

GCSE English Literature for AQA Poetry Student Book

Author: Trevor Millum
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107454712
Release Date: 2015-01-29
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A new series of bespoke, full-coverage resources developed for the 2015 GCSE English qualifications. Written for the AQA GCSE English Literature specification for first teaching from 2015, this print Student Book provides in-depth coverage of the poetry and unseen poetry aspects of the specification. With progress at its heart, students will build skills through a range of active learning approaches, including class, group and individual activities, with an emphasis on exploring poems in depth and comparing poems. An enhanced digital version and free Teacher's Resource are also available.

Cambridge Latin Anthology Teacher s Handbook

Author: Cambridge School Classics Project
Publisher:
ISBN: 0521677602
Release Date: 2007-12
Genre: Latin literature

This handbook accompanies the anthology and provides additional information and resources for the teacher working with the Latin texts in the classroom.

Latin to GCSE

Author: Henry Cullen
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 9781474285636
Release Date: 2016-04-28
Genre: Foreign Language Study

A companion to Bloomsbury's popular two-volume Greek to GCSE, this is the first course for Latin students that directly reflects the curriculum in a clear, concise and accessible way. Enhanced by colour artwork and text features, the books support the new OCR specification for Latin (first teaching 2016) as well as meeting the needs of later students, both at university and beyond. Written by two experienced school teachers, one also an examiner, the course is based on a keen understanding of what pupils find difficult, concentrating on the essentials and on the explanation of principles in both accidence and syntax: minor irregularities are postponed and subordinated so that the need for rote learning is reduced. User-friendly, it also gives pupils a firm foundation for further study. Part 1 covers the basics and is self-contained, with its own reference section. It outlines the main declensions, a range of active tenses and a vocabulary of 275 Latin words to be learned. Pupil confidence is built up by constant consolidation of the material covered. After the preliminaries, each chapter concentrates on stories with one source or subject: the Fall of Troy, the journeys of Aeneas, the founding of Rome and the early kings, providing an excellent introduction to Roman culture alongside the language study.

Latin Unseens for A Level

Author: Ashley Carter
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 9781472502728
Release Date: 2016-03-31
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This collection of Latin unseen passages forms a companion volume to Latin Momentum Tests for GCSE, and is intended to be used similarly by students preparing for examinations at AS, A2 and AEA levels. The largest section is set at AS level and comprises prose passages forming a coherent story based on original sources but simplified to maintain a level of difficulty appropriate for this level. The text assumes the student will have a working knowledge of a typical vocabulary list of about 1000 words. Most of the rest of the passages are, with rare exceptions, un-adapted Latin, both prose and verse, taken from the authors used in the examinations. Difficult or rare words are glossed. The last few passages are of a standard of difficulty appropriate to AEA level. All passages are of a similar length and format to those used in the examinations. One sample mark scheme has been included to give teachers and students some insight into how these unseens are marked in the examinations.

GCSE English Literature for AQA Short Story Anthology Student Book

Author: Chris Sutcliffe
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781107454408
Release Date: 2015-06-11
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A new series of bespoke, full-coverage resources developed for the 2015 GCSE English qualifications. Written for the AQA GCSE English Literature specification for first teaching from 2015, this print Student Book provides specific set text coverage for the modern British fiction aspect of the specification. With progress at its heart and designed for classroom and independent use, students will build their skills through a range of active learning approaches, including class, group and individual activities. Incorporating differentiated support, activities will also help students develop whole-text knowledge. An enhanced digital version and free Teacher's Resource are also available.

Greek Unseen Translation

Author: John Taylor
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 9781472502735
Release Date: 2016-05-12
Genre: Foreign Language Study

This is a useful collection of 120 passages from Greek authors, ideal for students at GCSE and A-level. The first half contains twenty adapted passages building up to GCSE level, thirty lightly adapted ones for AS, and ten easy unadapted passages to introduce the translation of verse. The second half contains thirty prose and thirty verse passages of A2 standard, unadapted except by minor omissions. Vocabulary beyond the core assumed at each level is glossed.