Language Paper 2 Section B (AO6 - Technical Accuracy (Wide range of…
Language Paper 2 Section B
AO5 - Content and Organisation
19 - 24 - Compelling / Convincing
Compelling and convincing for audience
Matches purpose perfectly
Varied use of structural features.
Incorporates a range of convincing and complex ideas
Fluently linked paragraphs
13 - 18 - Consistent / Clear
Consistently matched for Audience
Increasingly strong vocabulary
Consistently matched to purpose
Effective use of structural features
Writing is engauging
Coherent paragraphs with discourse markers
AO6 - Technical Accuracy
Wide range of punctuation used with high accuracy
Different sentence forms for effect
Paragraphing for effect
Near perfect spelling across everything
Use of Standard English is constant
Check whats being asked: How its structured will depend on Audience and of if its writing to describe, explain or argue.
Leave time to check what you've written for simple mistakes
40 marks generally means 40 minutes, but as there were questions earlier you could answer faster you make have extra time to answer this one.
5 mins of planning at the start almost guarantees more marks
'Homework has no value. Some students get it done for them; some don't do it at all. Students should be relaxing in their free time.'
Write an article for a broadsheet newspaper in which you explain your point of view on this statement.
Target Audience - Newspaper editor
Writing to Explain so both sides must be mentioned
24 marks for content and organisation, 16 marks for accuracy
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