On the link below you can download a completely free Windows desktop program with lots of interactive exercises and worksheets based on a model GCSE French essay on the topic of "A bad school day". http://taskmagic.posterous.com/gcse-french-writing-focus-sample-essays-for-c The download is actually a non-time-limited demo of a full resource containing 16 essays, with free access to 1 of those 16 essays. (A registration key is required to access the other 15 essays and associated resources.) The 16 essays cover a range of topics and recycle language and structures which students can use in their own writing. Each essay contains a range of tenses and focuses on structures which should help students to get higher grades in their writing. For each essay (including the free one) there are over 100 interactive exercises (and about 80 worksheets), some based on whole texts / paragraphs, others on key vocabulary and structures. Click the link above for more info.