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24LC 09 018 - Interrogating Macbeth- The Great Scottish Play

'Interrogating Macbeth- The Great Scottish Play.'

This webinar empowers teachers as they enable students to 'find their voice' while exploring
powerful questions in William Shakespeare’s Macbeth. It supports teachers in developing students’
critical thinking skills to meet the challenges of the prescribed text in the final state
examination. The webinar will also illustrate scaffolded writing opportunities and these
opportunities will be enriched by the introduction of other short stimulus pieces that will support
students' learning assessed in Leaving Certificate, Higher Level, Paper One.

Teachers who attend the webinar will also receive a copy of the slides.

Presenters, Ann Marie Garvey, and Elaine McGowan, two practicing teachers of English will discuss
how they make the intended learning explicit in the classroom, and how to use a range of resources
to deepen and consolidate this learning.

Ann Marie Garvey has over twenty years teaching experience and returned to her classroom in
Coláiste Cholmcille, Ballyshannon after three years as an English Advisor with Junior Cycle for
Teachers. She has been an Advising Examiner of Leaving Cert Higher Level English for the past nine
years and works as an Associate with Oide.

Elaine McGowan has over twenty years teaching experience and is currently a teacher of English and
History and a Year Head in St. Attracta's Community School. She was an Examiner for both Junior and
Leaving Cert English . Elaine returned to the classroom last year after a four year secondment to
Junior Cycle for Teachers as English Advisor.

Course Details

Course Date 26-09-2024 7:00 pm
Course End Date 26-09-2024 8:00 pm
Cut off date 26-09-2024 12:00 pm
Registration fee / cost Free
Location Online
Categories Post Primary, Other