Blogging Divided City

 2nd year English classes are writing blogs based on their novel studies.

Mr McGrath’s class are reading the novel, Divided City by Theresa Breslin, which is set in Glasgow. Pupils are researching different themes and subjects which appear in the book and will work in pairs and trios to write a short article on their topics, using the LRC’s resources, which will appear on this blog.

Glasgow location by  K851jg2 [Creative Commons licence]

Glasgow location by K851jg2 [Creative Commons licence]

Success criteria for blog articles.

Each article should

  • include only relevant information
  • include at least one copyright free image
    – add the URL to the place in your blog you want it to appear
    – Wikimedia Commons has lots of great material you can look at
  • include at least one hyperlink to another website
  • include tags and categories to help searchers
  • avoid any plagiarism
  • avoid any bias
  • be laid out so it can be clearly read online
  • be between 300-500 words

 

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