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23AUT07 (C) Transition Year English - Unit of work on Dystopia

23AUT07 (C) Transition Year English - Unit of work on Dystopia

This webinar will focus on a complete unit of work for Transition Year English where students will be challenged to develop their vocabulary, read widely and critically reflect on a wide variety of dystopian texts.

Participants of this webinar will; 

  • Review the language of dystopia.
  • Consider a variety of dystopian texts including extracts from novels, film clips, short stories, poems and songs.
  • Examine the features of dystopian literature (literary genre), dystopian worlds (cultural context) and the General vision and viewpoint in dystopian texts.
  • Examine dystopian imagery from a selection of book covers and film posters
  • Consider a selection of creative writing challenges – 200 word exercises
  • Consider ideas for TY Night, Class Display or project work

This FREE webinar with Caroline Egan is a collaboration between Dublin West Education Centre, Blackrock Education Centre, Drumcondra Education Centre and Kildare Education Centre and is suitable for Post Primary teachers. 

Course Details

Course Date 19-09-2023 7:00 pm
Course End Date 19-09-2023 8:00 pm
Cut off date 19-09-2023 3:00 pm
Fee Free
Select Hours 1
Speaker Caroline Egan
Location Online