• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

Self Assessment a Speaking and Listening

Extracts from this document...


Self Assessment - Speaking and Listening Topic - Act out a Missing Scene from "An inspector Calls" Objective - Rehearse your act that you have created for the assessment also create a script to go with that play. The following must be included in the play. Mr Birling, Mrs Birling and their daughter Sheila Overview The Scene that my group performed was about Mr and Mrs Birling going out to run some errands of some sort that was their original day planned out anyway. Sheila then comes in acting all excited and contented about the day she had today and wanted to share it with her parents. Sybil (Mrs Birling) being the character she wasn't at all interested and said "Sheila, we are just going out now for a while, and we will talk about this matter later". However, on the other hand Mr Birling was eager to hear what his daughter had to say and so opposed Sybil and replied " Here Sybil, I'm sure she has something urgent to talk about. ...read more.


Sheila was more than happy to give details her father and also gave an important detail in the process, "It's only got really serious just before summer" This detail made Sybil think and so she wasn't hesitant to ask the next question, " well if it's been going on through summer how come you were never out with him? You seemed, as I recall correctly, were at home all summer. Isn't it so?" This put Sheila on the spot so she had to quickly respond explaining how she was home all summer, but Gerald too busy with his business so he had no spare time for Sheila. As soon as Sybil heard this she went from a confused Mother to an interrogating Mother and immediately asked her daughter a simple question "so what was he doing". Sheila then made an explanation saying that he was in the middle of processing a product. Hearing this Mr Birling made compliment to Gerald about how he was a fine young man. ...read more.


"Mother, why". Mr Birling caring for his daughter's decision tried to persuade Sybil to reconsider but was a poor effort in the end. Sheila then was hopelessly trying to persuade Sybil as well but failed then burst out into tears. As Mr Birling was trying to comfort his daughter, Sybil was selfishly exclaiming how until she observes Gerald she will not give her is blessing let alone her consent. Sheila as you can imagine was shocked at her mother's narcissistic attitude towards her then witnessed as her mother left the scene as she couldn't take much more, the person who acted as Sybil would get up and leave the scene. The scene then ends with Mr Birling Comforting his daughter and telling her that he will have a talk with Sybil. Targets 1 Personal Target for myself would be to take my time with my speech and not to mutter my speech also the body language I used for Mr Birling was incorrect as I was slouching which Mr Birling doesn't do. 1 Group Target would be to memorise all lines successfully as we repeatedly kept forgetting our lines and had to improvise in the end. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Writing to Inform, Explain and Describe section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related GCSE Writing to Inform, Explain and Describe essays

  1. Optimists Daughter

    Through Laurel, Welty honors her mother and also works through some of the pain and the issues surrounding the death of a loving parent.

  2. An inspector calls

    Priestly made this idea significant by showing that so called superior high class citizens are not entitled to withhold and ignore information which links and directs to a plea of guilt. The Inspector asks very probing and searching questions, which have great significance, his role becomes much more exposed, the

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work