Writing about Annie John

In this lesson, we will put all our knowledge of Kincaid's novel 'Annie John' together in writing an impressive essay about coming-of-age in the novel.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Where does Annie leave Antigua for?

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Q2.Which word best describes her feelings?

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Q3.Those that left the Caribbean to work in Britain from the 1940s to the 1970s are known as the ________ generation.

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Q4.Which word means 'unavoidable and unstoppable'?

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Q5.In 'Annie John', Kincaid teaches the reader that...

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Where does Annie leave Antigua for?

1/5

Q2.Which word best describes her feelings?

2/5

Q3.Those that left the Caribbean to work in Britain from the 1940s to the 1970s are known as the ________ generation.

3/5

Q4.Which word means 'unavoidable and unstoppable'?

4/5

Q5.In 'Annie John', Kincaid teaches the reader that...

5/5

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Writing about Annie John:

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Q1.What job does Annie plan to do in England?

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Q2.Which word means having mixed emotions?

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Q3.Which of these is when a writer creates pictures with their words?

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Q4.As Annie grows up, she challenges and questions the world around her. Which of these does she NOT challenge?

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Q5.What famous book character does Annie compare herself to?

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Q6.How old is Annie at the end of the novel?

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Q7.Which word describes how Annie has changed from a child to an adult?

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Quiz:

Writing about Annie John:

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.What job does Annie plan to do in England?

1/7

Q2.Which word means having mixed emotions?

2/7

Q3.Which of these is when a writer creates pictures with their words?

3/7

Q4.As Annie grows up, she challenges and questions the world around her. Which of these does she NOT challenge?

4/7

Q5.What famous book character does Annie compare herself to?

5/7

Q6.How old is Annie at the end of the novel?

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Q7.Which word describes how Annie has changed from a child to an adult?

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Lesson summary: Writing about Annie John

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