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24-6362 Interrogating Macbeth- The Great Scottish Play

24-6362 Interrogating Macbeth- The Great Scottish Play

This webinar empowers teachers as they enable students to 'find their voice' while exploring powerful questions in William Shakespeare’s Macbeth.

It supports teachers in developing students’ critical thinking skills to meet the challenges of the prescribed text in the final state examination.

The webinar will also illustrate scaffolded writing opportunities and these opportunities will be enriched by the introduction of other short stimulus pieces that will support students' learning assessed in Leaving Certificate, Higher Level, Paper One.

Teachers who attend the webinar will also receive a copy of the slides.

Presenters, Ann Marie Garvey, and Elaine McGowan, two practicing teachers of English will discuss how they make the intended learning explicit in the classroom, and how to use a range of resources to deepen and consolidate this learning.

Ann Marie Garvey has over twenty years teaching experience and works in Coláiste Cholmcille, Ballyshannon. She was seconded for three years as an English Advisor with Junior Cycle for Teachers. She has been an Advising Examiner of Leaving Cert Higher Level English for the past eight years and remains an English Associate with Oide.

Elaine McGowan has over twenty years teaching experience and is currently a teacher of English and History and Year Head in St. Attracta's Community School, Co. Sligo. She was an Examiner for both Junior and Leaving Cert. Higher Level English. Elaine returned to her classroom after a four year secondment to Junior Cycle for Teachers as an English Advisor

Course Details

Course Start Date / Time 26-09-2024 7:00 pm
Course End Date / Time 26-09-2024 6:00 pm
Capacity Unlimited
Fee Free
Select Hours 1
Speaker Ann Marie Garvey and Elaine McGowan
Course Format Online
Location Online