Category: English

The New English Advanced Syllabus – What it Means For You!

The HSC for English has undergone its first major change in a decade. The English Advanced Syllabus is changing. The current Year 11 students will…

How To Analyse A Poem In 6 Steps

Do you struggle analysing poetry? Don’t be embarrassed. Analysing poetry is difficult and many students and adults struggle with it. Poetry is often written with…

All About the Year 12 English Advanced Course at Matrix

HSC English Advanced is difficult and competitive. While English Advanced may scale more favourable than English Standard, it is essential that students perform well to benefit…

How To Write A Thesis Statement: A Step-by-Step Guide | Essay Writing Part 1

This post, How to Write a Thesis Statement, is the first post in our 5 part Essay Writing Series. In this series, we will break…

4 Discovery Related Texts To Make Your Essay Stand Out

Discovery and Related Texts Like Module C, it is a requirement of AOS: Discovery that you have a related text – a text that deals…

HSC Discovery Creative Writing Sample

Creative writing is part of the HSC English Paper 1 Area of Study exam.  Through a creative writing piece, students are required to demonstrate the concept…

How To Prepare For HSC English Advanced Paper 1: Discovery Essay

Welcome to the fourth post in our Area of Study: Discovery series. In this post, we will show you how to prepare for the Discovery…

How Primary School Students Can Improve Their Writing Skills

  High school is a big transition for most students, and involves a serious step up in terms of skills. How do you prepare your child…

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