Key Stage 5 English Language – Social contexts
Social contexts resources
These collections cover sociolinguistic topics commonly studied at A level: gender; occupational groups; technology; power; accents and dialects. If you'd be interested in submitting resources for other topics (and earning royalties for your work), please visit our contribute page
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Social contexts units
The specialist Teachit Language units below are now accessible on the same basis as all our other resources. Find out more here.
Gift inspiration: language, gender and representation in some online gift shopping webpages.
Open wide: a visit to the orthodontist’s, activities and materials surrounding a talking transcript.
Rabbit Rabbit: a Language and Gender trail all about whether women really talk more.
Spot the difference!
Creative writing (KS4)
Angel versus Alec
Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
Different interpretations of literary texts
Approaches to literature