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KS3 - worksheets and schemes of work


Haiku - History, examples and ideas

  • A selection of plans, ideas and printable resources for a full Haiku lesson


  • Lesson plans, extracts and self assessment sheets

Supporting resources 1

Supporting resources 2

  • Supporting presentations, worksheets and background information for Pirate poetry


Gulliver’s Travels by Swift

  • Thorough lesson plans and ideas for a full exploration of Swift’s novel

Skellig by David Almond

  • Scheme of work and supporting resources

Buddy by Nigel Hinton

  • Resources to cover a full scheme of work and exploration of the text

Danny the Champion of the World

  • Guidance and tasks to help explore characters, events and themes


The Tempest by Shakespeare

  • A comprehensive scheme of work to be used for effective learning of the play

The Tempest: Page to Stage

  • Termly planning and worksheets

A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Shakespeare

  • Scheme of work focusing on selected extracts, dramatic techniques & essay writing

Shakespeare 101

  • 101 inspirational Shakespeare ideas to engage pupils



KS4 - coursework activities and worksheets


Macbeth by Shakespeare: The role of the witches

  • A study pack with a range of activities and essay plans with play extracts

Shakespeare’s Lady Macbeth

  • A presentation covering a detailed examination on the role of Lady Macbeth

The Merchant of Venice by Shakespeare

  • Resource sheets on plot, characters and themes of the play

The Crucible by Arthur Miller

  • Coursework booklet covering elements of 20th century drama



Writing Media Texts

  • Coursework activities and tasks around the AQA syllabus A framework

AQA English paper 1

  • Revision guide to help with Section B: writing to Argue, Persuade, Advise



Different Cultures Poetry

  • Worksheets and activities for use with GCSE poetry lessons

Pre & Post 20C War poetry

  • Worksheets covering Crimean, WWI & WWII poetry

Stop all the Clocks (Auden) & The Voice (Hardy)

  • Lesson plans and worksheets for comparative poetry



Dracula by Bram Stoker

  • Comprehensive study pack with choice of essay titles

Animal Farm by George Orwell

  • Range of activities including analysis, leaflet design and school rebellion

Fat Boy Swim by Catherine Ford

  • Coursework pack full of activities and lesson plans


Post 16 / A Level - worksheets and revision aids

A Level Language

Language Acquisition

  • A detailed presentation covering the AQA English language module, unit 1

Language Development

  • Resources and examples to cover unit 6 of language topic

Children & language: reading, writing & theorist revision cards

  • Comprehensive revision aids which can be printed and laminated

Course entry audit

  • An audit of student’s skills post GCSE


Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

  • A detailed analysis of the novel and useful discussion points to explore with the class

A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess

  • Resources for analysing characters, themes and language

The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende: Content, styles and themes

  • Comprehensive planning and discussion topics for a well-rounded exploration of the novel

The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende: Analysis & sample essays

  • Helpful analysis of the novel which can be used to develop an essay - samples included

Drama & poetry

King Lear by Shakespeare

  • A level pack including scene summaries and analysis tasks

William Blake - works & profile

  • Resources pack covering the life and works of Blake for a broad understanding