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Mrs Moore’s 5E2

Article for next Thursday “Do you like salad? You’re a fool.”


Salad – Higher (Guardian)

Mrs Moore’s 5E2 class

RUAE homework due Thursday 28th September.

Keeping up with the drones

If you’ve lost your task sheet – here’s a spare! higher-homework-task-2016

S2 Pupil Has Essay Published

Maisie McKay can now boast that she is a published writer! Her essay entitled “If I Ruled Scotland” was entered into a competition to meet Barack Obama during his visit to Scotland in May.

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BBC Schools Report 2017 – New Build Visit

New Build Visit

Does Newbattle accommodate both sides of the academic spectrum?

Does Newbattle accommodate both sides of the academic spectrum

Is Scotland Holding a Second Independence Referendum+

BBC Schools Report #indyref2

Homework(Is it necessary?)



RUAE Revision

Useful PowerPoint on tackling the different question types for the RUAE paper. Download a copy and practice the questions.

RUAE question types – practice

Nat 5 and Higher – RUAE Strategies

The following booklets detail how to answer every question type you can expect in the Nat 5/Higher RUAE paper. Download or print off a copy for your personal revision.



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S4 RUAE Homework

Read the passage and answer the questions that follow. Complete this for Thursday 24th November



S5/6 RUAE Homework – Due 7th October

Read the following article and complete the tasks in the back of your jotter.



Mrs Moore S5/6 Homework – Due 30th September

brooker-marriage-higher – due 30th September

If you’ve lost your task sheet – higher-homework-task-2016

RUAE – Structure


RUAE structure questions


S4A5 – Duffy poems


Annotated copies of the Duffy poems we have studied so far. Make sure you update and revise your own notes!

Valentine notes

Valentine annotated


Havisham analysis

Anne Hathaway annotated

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4A5 – Home Learning

Answer the Critical Reading questions on “Valentine” for next Thursday (23rd June).