GCSE English RevisionPod

GCSE English RevisionPod

RevisionPod - English revision made easy.Follow us on Twitter @GRevisionpodEvery week, Mr Forster and Mr Gallie bring you a dose of high energy revision to help you achieve the best possible marks in your English GCSE’s. Each episode will look at a dif?


Jekyll and Hyde episode 4 - The difference between Jekyll and Lanyon
Jan 3 • 22 min
How to write an essay on the difference between Jekyll and Lanyon
Macbeth episode 3 - Morality
Jan 3 • 27 min
How to write an essay on morality in Macbeth
Love and Relationships episode 2 - ‘Follower’ and ‘Mother Any Distance’
Nov 1, 2019 • 30 min
How to write an essay comparing parent child relationships
Love and Relationships episode 1 - ‘Winter Swans’ and ‘Neutral Tones’
Sep 8, 2019 • 30 min
How to write an essay on ‘Winter Swans’ and ‘Neutral Tones’
AQA Language Paper 2 - Question 5 - Writing to Argue and Persuade
Jun 6, 2019 • 16 min
How to answer AQA Language Paper 2, Question 5
AQA Language Paper 2 - Question 4 - Comparing Writers’ Viewpoints
Jun 6, 2019 • 17 min
How to answer AQA Language Paper 2, Question 4
AQA Language Paper 2 - Question 3 - Language Analysis
Jun 4, 2019 • 16 min
How to answer AQA Language Paper 2, Question 3
AQA Language Paper 2 - Question 2 - Comparison and Inference
Jun 4, 2019 • 18 min
How to answer AQA Language Paper 2, Question 2
AQA Language Paper 1 - Question 5 - Creative Writing
May 24, 2019 • 22 min
How to answer language paper 1, question 5
LAST MINUTE REVISIONPOD - Literature Paper 2
May 22, 2019 • 17 min
Last minute revisionpod for literature paper 2
LAST MINUTE REVISIONPOD - Literature Paper 1
May 14, 2019 • 11 min
Last minute revision for literature paper 1
AQA Language Paper 1 - Question 4 - Evaluation
May 10, 2019 • 26 min
How to answer Language Paper 1, question 4
AQA Language Paper 1 - Question 3 - Structural Analysis
May 2, 2019 • 28 min
How to answer language paper 1, question 3
AQA Language Paper 1, Question 2 - Language Analysis
Apr 25, 2019 • 24 min
How to answer language paper one, question two
An Inspector Calls episode 5 - Responsibility
Apr 4, 2019 • 18 min
We all need to take more responsibility—both for those around us and, equally as crucially, for our GCSE revision. This Podcast will help, perhaps not so much with the former but certainly with the latter.Follow us on Twitter @GRevisionpodEmail us at…
An Inspector Calls episode 4 - Eva Smith
Apr 4, 2019 • 17 min
Happy last day of term! A little treat to send you off on your holid… revision break! Here we take a look at perhaps the most important character in the whole play—even though we never actually see her onstage.Follow us on Twitter…
Macbeth episode 2 - Lady Macbeth
Apr 1, 2019 • 28 min
How to write an essay on Lady Macbeth
Macbeth episode 1 - Choice
Mar 17, 2019 • 27 min
How to write an essay about choice in Macbeth
Unseen Poetry episode 3 - ‘Harm’ and ‘The Hunchback in the Park’
Mar 11, 2019 • 22 min
How to write an unseen poetry essay on society
Unseen Poetry episode 2 - ‘Stop all the Clocks’ and ‘Remember’
Mar 7, 2019 • 22 min
How to write an unseen poetry essay and comparison
Unseen Poetry episode 1 - ‘Valentine’ and ‘A Red, Red Rose’
Mar 4, 2019 • 28 min
How to write essays on the unseen poetry section of your exams
Power and Conflict episode 9 - ‘Checking Out Me History’ and ‘The Emigree’
Feb 28, 2019 • 24 min
How to write an essay comparing ‘Checking Out Me History’ and ‘The Emigrée’
Power and Conflict episode 8 - ‘Remains’ and ‘War Photographer’
Feb 26, 2019 • 24 min
How to write an essay on regret in ‘Remains’ and ‘War Photographer’
Power and Conflict episode 7 - ‘Tissue’ and ‘Ozymandias’
Feb 18, 2019 • 21 min
How to write an essay comparing power in ‘Tissue’ and ‘Ozymandias’
Power and Conflict episode 6 - ‘Charge of the Light Brigade’ and ‘Bayonet Charge’
Feb 14, 2019 • 21 min
How to write an essay comparing ‘Bayonet Charge’ and ‘Charge of the Light Brigade’
Power and Conflict episode 5 - ‘London’ and ‘My Last Duchess’
Feb 11, 2019 • 22 min
How to write an essay on the abuse of power
Power and Conflict episode 4 - ‘Storm on the Island’ and ‘The Prelude’
Feb 7, 2019 • 20 min
Happy mocks day to those of you who have just got your results! Today we continue our whirlwind ride through Power and Conflict, looking at the way nature is represented as both beautiful and dangerous. How does one stand tall in the face of a storm?…
Power and Conflict episode 2 - ‘Kamikaze’ and ‘War Photographer’
Feb 4, 2019 • 20 min
An essay on the after effects of conflict comparing ‘Kamikaze’ and ‘War Photographer’
Power and Conflict episode 3 - ‘Kamikaze’ and ‘Poppies’
Feb 3, 2019 • 23 min
How to write an essay comparing ‘Kamikaze’ and ‘Poppies’
Power and Conflict episode 1 - ‘Exposure’ and ‘Bayonet Charge’
Jan 31, 2019 • 22 min
How to write an essay on the presentation of conflict in Exposure and Bayonet Charge
A Christmas Carol episode 3 - The Change in Scrooge
Jan 27, 2019 • 18 min
How to write an essay on change in ‘A Christmas Carol’
An Inspector Calls episode 3 - The Inspector
Jan 24, 2019 • 17 min
How to write an essay on the Inspector in ‘An Inspector Calls’
An Inspector Calls episode 2 - Class Divisions
Jan 18, 2019 • 21 min
How to write an essay about class division in ‘An Inspector Calls’
An Inspector Calls episode 1 - Sheila
Jan 13, 2019 • 19 min
In our first exploration of J.B. Priestley’s ‘An Inspector Calls’, we look at how young people — young people like your good selves — are the only hope we have for the future. Through the character of Sheila, we see how having a capacity to change is …
Jekyll and Hyde episode 3 - Mr Utterson
Jan 10, 2019 • 20 min
How to write an essay about Utterson in Jekyll and Hyde
A Christmas Carol episode 2 - The Cratchits
Jan 3, 2019 • 20 min
How to write an essay on the Cratchits in A Christmas Carol
A Christmas Carol episode 1 - Wealth
Dec 19, 2018 • 18 min
In the sixth episode of GCSE RevisionPod, recorded in the luxurious surroundings of Mr Forster’s car, we delve deep into the miserly world of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. Find out why money truly doesn’t make you happy, how trees can sometimes re…
Jekyll and Hyde episode 2 - Importance of Place
Dec 7, 2018 • 20 min
How to write an essay on the importance of place in Jekyll and Hyde
Jekyll and Hyde episode 1 - Hyde as a Dangerous Outsider
Nov 30, 2018 • 20 min
How to write an essay on Hyde as a dangerous outsider in Jekyll and Hyde
Romeo and Juliet episode 3 - Family
Nov 26, 2018 • 18 min
How to write an essay on family in Romeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet episode 2 - Mercutio
Nov 19, 2018 • 20 min
How to write an essay on Mercutio in Romeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet episode 1 - Love
Nov 16, 2018 • 17 min
How to write an essay on love in Romeo and Juliet