Belonging Essay

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BELONGING HOMEWORK (which you were supposed to complete in the holidays!!!) Writing task: Write a story which explores aspects of Belonging. In your story you should convey different aspects of Belonging / not Belonging (group, family, person, place, relationships etc) to convey to the marker that you have a more sophisticated understanding of the topic. Please remember to create setting, mood and character. You have a number of choices through the language choices you make e.g., whether you use first or third person, the use of dialogue, description used (remember that verbs are often more important than adjectives!!) . In terms of your structure, it can be linear (moves chronologically from point A to C) or you can use flashbacks (to fill in details from the past) or start at the end. You are only limited by your creativity!!!! Essay questions – for Section III Belonging Choose ONE of the following questions as a practice task. 2011 HSC Question Explore how perceptions of belonging and not belonging can be influenced by connections to places. In your response, refer to your prescribed text and at least ONE other related text of your own choosing. 2010 HSC Question ‘An individual’s interaction with others and the world around them can enrich or limit their experience of belonging.’ Discuss this view with detailed reference to your prescribed text and ONE other related text of your own choosing. PTO for ESSAY SCAFFOLD EXTENDED RESPONSE SCAFFOLD In your analysis of Skrzynecki, you should include AT LEAST SEVEN (7) paragraphs. . . yes, feel free to do more. Remember though, that you will need to be able to replicate this under exam conditions and in 40 mins. Use the scaffold below to assist you when it comes to your extended response. IntroductionSentences 1 - 2: Concept statement (could include a quote.)Sentence 3: Address / reword the

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