Source Booklet required for this mock: “Living in Poverty”
Read through both extracts.
Annotate the texts with any techniques you can find.
Pay close attention to the wording of the questions.
Highlight the quotations you want to use.
Use sophisticated vocabulary choices throughout.
• What do I need to do for this question?
• What am I expected to write?
• What do I want to say and how can I say it best?
• Have I inferred as much as I can?
• Read the question again and then read over your response. Have you answered the question?
Question 1 (AO1)
Please refer to SOURCE A from lines 1-14 for this question.
Identify FOUR statements which are TRUE from the options below.
You can highlight the 4 correct statements or write “TRUE” next to the statements.
A: Child poverty in Britain is treated as a national emergency.
B: Children are going hungry in Britain.
C: Levels of child poverty have decreased since 2012.
C: It is predicted that by 2023-4, the number of children living in poverty will be the highest since records began.
D: The writer believes that healthy food should be provided to vulnerable children from households experiencing low and unpredictable incomes.
E: There is now more awareness than ever before of the problem of child poverty and hunger.
F: Celebrities on social media do not help influence change.
G: The government do not provide funding for poor families.
H Two in five children do not receive free school meals.
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Q1 mark achieved: /4
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Question 2 (AO1)
Please refer to Source A and Source B for this question.
Both sources describe the challenges of living in poverty.
Use details from both sources to write a summary of what you understand about the similarities and/or differences of the challenges presented by living in poverty.
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Q2 mark achieved: /8
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Question 3 (AO2)
Please refer to Source B for this question.
How has the writer used language to describe the mudlarks?
You could refer to their:
• daily routine.
Type Of Service: Academic paper writing
Type Of assignment: Coursework
Number of sources: N/A
Academic Level: GCSE/ A Level
Paper Format: MLA
Line Spacing: Double
Language style: UK English