Reading to Write: Five Authors Package #1

2018 Curriculum - Approximately 15 lessons

Year 11 Common Module: Reading to Write - Transition to Senior English

Outcomes: EN11-1, EN11-2, EN11-3, EN11-6, EN11-7 and EN11-8

plus EA11-1, EA11-2, EA11-3, EA11-6, EA11-7 and EA11-8

Virginia Woolf’s “The Haunted House”

 Ray Bradbury’s “A Sound of Thunder”

 George Orwell’s “Shooting an Elephant”

 W.W. Jacob’s “The Monkey’s Paw”

 Oscar Wilde's "The Nightingale and the Rose"


  • Short Story/Essay Text or Links
  • Outcome Connections for Year 11 Advanced and Standard English
  • Online Short Films, Aural Readings, Analysis and Other Links
  • Activities based on connections to the Rubric
  • Lessons created for your convenience – it should span across approximately 15 lessons, depending on class times. 
  • Any, or all, could be issued as homework.
Resource created by an Experienced Head Teacher of English.