Exam advice

Exam advice

1. Describe two features of… questions. (4 marks)

Time: 5 minutes

Structure: 2 Point, Evidence, Explain paragraphs.

_Sentence starters: ___One feature of ____ is… For example… This shows…

Another feature of _____ is… For example…. This shows….

2. Explain why… questions (12 marks)

Time: 16 minutes.

Structure: 3 Point, Evidence, Explain, Link paragraphs.

_Sentence starters: ___One reason why ____ was… For example… This meant that… Consequently… This links to (next paragraph…)

Another reason why… For example… This meant that… Consequently… This links to (next paragraph)…

_A final reason why… For example… This meant that… Consequently… _

3. How far do you agree… questions (16 marks)

__Time: __25 minutes

Structure: 3 main body paragraphs (at least one has to disagree with statement) and A conclusion with a reasoned judgement.

_Sentence starters: ___Some would argue that… is correct to a large/small extent. This is because… For example… This meant that… Consequently…

On the other hand some would disagree and argue that… For example… This meant that… Consequently…

_Overall, the statement that… is correct / incorrect to a large / small extent. This is because… _