Paper 1 Text Type Focus: Travel Writing and Brochures
At the end of your course you will be asked to analyze unseen texts (1 at Standard Level and 2 at Higher Level) in an examination. The key to your success will be your ability to read closely and draw conclusions – using details from the text to throughly support your ideas – about the following aspects: context; purpose; audience; formal features; stylistic features.
Talk about the meaning of these terms with your teacher, and use the following texts to practice the approaches and methodology required for success at Paper 1. If you are an SL student choose 1 text and spend 90 minutes writing up your analysis as a journal entry. If you are an HL student you must compare and contrast two texts, pointing out areas of similarity and difference. Because this is a bit harder you will have 2 hours:
- I Am Tourist