Barbara Stanners



Member since
03/04/2009

Barbara Stanners

My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.

Barbara has been English KLA co-ordinator at Richmond H.S. and Bede Polding College, Windsor South. She has extensive teaching and training experience with Junior and Senior Secondary English courses as well as Certificates in Mentoring and Professional Leadership. Over thirty Teacher Resource Textbooks have been published over the past fifteen years.
Developing resources for all Stage 6 English courses, remains a particular area of interest and expertise.

Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
This course will provide resources and strategies for teaching ‘Billy Elliot’ as a Module C 'Exploring Transitions' text.
Target Audience
New & experienced teachers teaching the 'Exploring Transitions' elective wanting to expand their understanding of what 'venturing into new worlds' means. The workshop offers detailed focus on 'Billy Elliot' as well as conceptual links between the prescribed text and suitable related texts. include the study of 'Billy Elliot' and related texts. Varied classroom approaches and resources will also be examined.
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
This course involves the skills & knowledge base needed for analysing & evaluating key features of the current prescribed speeches -focus on 3-4 new & old prescribed sp...
Target Audience
All secondary english teachers
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Detailed deconstruction & evaluation, distinctive dramatic structure, language & content. Strategies for developing interpretive skills in line with the module rubric.
Target Audience
Secondary English teachers who are currently teaching the course elective or those who are considering doing so in the future.
153 reviews
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Wilfred Owen's distinctive language use & techniques with focus on 'Strange Meeting', 'Insensibility' & other poems set. Developing student interpretation & writing ski...
Target Audience
Secondary English teachers who are currently teaching the course elective or those who are considering doing so in the future.
80 reviews
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Explore what 'Discovery' involves as an Area of Study and how to design a rich & engaging conceptual approach for students using 'The Tempest' as their prescribed text....
Target Audience
Stage 6 English teachers
73 reviews
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Focused on ‘Discovery’ AOS conceptual framework with particular textual focus on 'Away' by Michael Gow. Approaches and resources for developing student writing skills.
Target Audience
Stage 6 English teachers
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Explore what 'Discovery' involves as an Area of Study and how to design a rich & engaging conceptual approach for students using the poetry of Robert Frost.
Target Audience
Stage 6 teachers studying this text for AOS Discovery or considering doing so in the future. Familiarity with the prescribed poems would be advantageous.
24 reviews
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Explore what 'Discovery' involves as an Area of Study and how to design a rich & engaging conceptual approach for students using the poetry of Robert Gray.
Target Audience
Stage 6 teachers studying this text for AOS Discovery or considering doing so in the future. Familiarity with the prescribed poems would be advantageous.
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Explore Romanticism views, attitudes and values. Analysis of Coleridge, Wordsworth & the novel 'Frankenstein'. Focus on student knowledge and writing skills in both sec...
Target Audience
All secondary English teachers
188 reviews
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Genre conventions will be examined via detailed evaluation of 'Neuromancer', 'Blade Runner' and 'Dune'. 'Galaxy Quest' will also be considered as a subversive SF text. ...
Target Audience
Secondary English teachers who are currently or likely to have an Extension 1 class in the future.
64 reviews
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Varied Creative Writing strategies, techniques and resources for developing student writing skills and confidence will be examined and discussed throughout the workshop...
Target Audience
All current and prospective Senior English staff.
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Explore how contextual influences & composer choices have impacted on the language forms & features, ideas, values & attitudes in 'Julius Caesar ' & 'The Prince'.
Target Audience
Stage 6 teachers who are intending to teach these paired texts in 2015 or are considering doing so in future.
14 reviews
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Explore how contextual influences & composer choices impact the language forms & features, ideas, values & attitudes evident in 'Pride and Prejudice' & 'Letters to Alic...
Target Audience
Stage 6 teachers with an awareness of the elective rubric requirements and a reasonable familiarity with both texts; and how the rubric has changed.
8 reviews
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Explore how composer choices & contextual influences have impacted on the language forms & features, ideas, values & attitudes in 'Nineteen Eighty-Four' & 'Metropolis'.
Target Audience
Stage 6 teachers who are either teaching this elective in 2015 or considering doing so in the future.
69 reviews
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Clarifies Module B requirements by an analysis of key rubric requirements. Suitable classroom resources will be provided to encourage student appreciation.
Target Audience
Stage 6 English teachers
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Huxley’s satiric representation of political perspectives, ideas, events and situations will be examined as well as ways to develop analytical writing skills.
Target Audience
New and experienced Senior English Teachers
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Shakespeare’s use of the historical play genre to represent political perspectives, ideas, events and situations will be examined along with BOS annotation pointers su...
Target Audience
New and experienced Senior English Teachers
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
Exploring 'The Crucible' in terms of representation form, language and style. Appropriate related texts and maximising student writing skills will also be discussed.
Target Audience
Current Stage 6 English teachers studying this Module C text. Advanced or those considering doing so. Prior familiarity with the play advantageous.
43 reviews
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
This course explores the playwright's use of distinctively visual uses of language & dramatic devices. Focus on how this shapes meaning & audience response.
Target Audience
Secondary English teachers. Especially useful for those who are currently teaching the course elective or planning to do so in the future.
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
The transitional phases and their impact will be analysed. Student writing skills and the development of effective classroom strategies & resources will also be discuss...
Target Audience
New or experienced teachers who have either taught 'The Story of Tom Brennan' before or who are about to teach it.
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Barbara Stanners
My focus is developing rich teaching and learning resource materials for Secondary English teachers to use in the classroom.
This course clarifies various Module B requirements by an analysis of several poems & small group activities. Resources to encourage student appreciation of W.B.Yeats. ...
Target Audience
Stage 6 English teachers. This course will be beneficial to teachers who will be teaching the HSC or planning to do so in the future.
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