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Theme of Hate-introduction

Theme of Hate-introduction

PPt perfect lesson for year 10 or 11 as an introduction to the theme of hate based on Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde/ An Inspector Call and Last Duchess Lesson includes bell work/starter/learning objectives/ tasks/ plenary
BREE1980
The Merchant of Venice Act 1 Scene 2 - Portia's Choice (Drama Lesson)

The Merchant of Venice Act 1 Scene 2 - Portia's Choice (Drama Lesson)

A fully-resourced 1 hour engaging drama lesson which explores the narrative of act 1 scene 2 of Shakespeare’s ‘The Merchant of Venice’ and Portia’s choice of suitors. It also prompts students to consider the importance of exposition and spacing on stage when performing a play. This lesson is ready to teach and easily adaptable. It includes the following: Differentiated learning outcomes Warm up task group tasks Script writing task. If you find this lesson useful, have a look at this Merchant of Venice lesson bundle!
LikeAnExpert
Conjunction Posters

Conjunction Posters

2 bright and clear posters informing students about both co-ordinating and subordinating conjunctions. Perfect for working walls.
MissDavidsonTD
Literacy Word Mat (Differentiated) - 5 Senses - KS2

Literacy Word Mat (Differentiated) - 5 Senses - KS2

Differentiated 3 ways. Literacy word mat that focuses on the 5 senses. Great resource to use for any writing project e.g. poetry, story writing, BIG writing. Also good resources to print off and keep in class - you never know when you might need them! Hope you enjoy!
liamtinner
The Tempest - Abridged lessons

The Tempest - Abridged lessons

Lower ability (year 7/8) scheme on The Tempest using an abridged version of the text. Students learn the content but also how to write essays in preparation for the new GCSE Spec Literature Paper 1.
SD92
The End, The Final Scene: Blood Brothers AQA

The End, The Final Scene: Blood Brothers AQA

Discuss foreshadowing and structure in the play Reading with questions for reading Discuss superstition and class as themes Discussion of Mickey and Edward’s final thoughts and relationship Mini-plenary for comprehension P.E.E. paragraph table Plenary to check writing
aliceboyd1995
Crime and Punishment: Lesson 15 Blood Brothers AQA

Crime and Punishment: Lesson 15 Blood Brothers AQA

Recap of who Marilyn Monroe is Reading with questions for reading Mini-plenary to check comprehension Discussion about Mickey Discussion about Mrs Lyons’s manipulation Discussion about antidepressants and the invisibility Mickey feels Model paragraph with annotations P.E.E paragraph writing frame Plenary to check writing
aliceboyd1995
Adult Life: Lesson 14 Blood Brothers AQA

Adult Life: Lesson 14 Blood Brothers AQA

Discuss unemployment in the 80s Reading the scene with reading questions Discussion about growing up as a theme Discussion about poverty and crime Discussion about juxtaposition in these scenes P.E.E. writing frame Plenary.
aliceboyd1995
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre

Bringing Shakespeare’s Globe to life, this thirty-four slide Powerpoint tells the story of The Globe with contemporary and modern images on each slide to illustrate the content. Two activities complement the information - students label a diagram of The Globe with the information that they have learnt, then students write diary entry of an imaginary visit to The Globe, focusing on sensory description.
brahma
English Film 'The Chronicles Of Narnia' (All 3) Movie comprehensions for Students

English Film 'The Chronicles Of Narnia' (All 3) Movie comprehensions for Students

Teaching through movies and afterwards solving the movie comprehensions in class is an interesting and engaging strategy to teach English Language and comprehension skills. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe quiz / comprehension The Chronicles of Narnia Prince Caspian - Movie comprehension with Key The Chronicles of Narnia- The Voyage of the Dawn Treader Movie comprehension with Key
tacss
Much Ado about Nothing Revision and Quizzes

Much Ado about Nothing Revision and Quizzes

This ppt details all the main aspects of plot, structure and form within the play, and then has a quiz per couple of scenes for students to test their knowledge. Answers are included and there are a few picture quizzes too. It worked brilliantly with a middle ability year 11 group.
Layla33
Teenage Years and the Knife Fight: Lesson 13 Blood Brothers AQA

Teenage Years and the Knife Fight: Lesson 13 Blood Brothers AQA

Discuss the deterioration of Mrs Lyons’s mental health. Reading questions for teacher Plenary checks of understanding Discussion about structure and key quotations Discussion about Edward and Mrs Lyons’ health and accusations P.E.E. writing frame table for: How does Russell use language to show the decline of Mrs Lyons’s mental health?
aliceboyd1995
Character Facial Expressions Tolsby Frames

Character Facial Expressions Tolsby Frames

Perfect for any class to up-level their writing with simple character facial expression phrases for different parts of the face and different emotions. Especially perfect for Year 6 classes to help with their fiction writing.
MissDavidsonTD
Year 8 Romeo and Juliet SOW

Year 8 Romeo and Juliet SOW

This download contains all of the resources needed to teach a unit on key scenes from Romeo and Juliet. This resource does not study every scene of the play in detail. Instead, we focus on key scenes linked to persuasion and the development of the relationship between Romeo and Juliet. If you are studying the entire play, these resources would compliment a further study, and are suitable for KS3 classes - I would not recommend you use these resources for GCSE level classes.
krista_carson
Themes in Macbeth (4 lessons)

Themes in Macbeth (4 lessons)

PowerPoint which covers four theme based lessons on Macbeth: ambition, supernatural, revenge and kingship. It has a range of main activities as well as: differentiated learning objectives, challenge tasks, extension tasks and some starter sentences too. Made with middle ability year 9 in mind.
Batee
Persuasive Writing Bundle

Persuasive Writing Bundle

This bundle includes 9-11 lessons based on “Persuasive Writing”. This pack includes whole lessons that have everything you need to teach the topic and genre. Every lesson has a starter, a plenary, teaching models, group work and individual writing activities and HW tasks. I have also included a handy FAR inspired assessment sheet that can be used to mark the students’ work using specific criteria that they can learn and use to make very clear progress easily, and there is also a self-assessment activity that draws on FAR marking strategies too. It’s suitable for KS3 and KS4. However, some ppts are more suited to KS4 classes and gifted (or accelerated) KS3 classes. You’ll have to make that decision based on your class’ abilities and skills.
chirpyandcheerful
Concept mapping KS3

Concept mapping KS3

This lesson introduces KS3 students to abstract concepts to help them explore themes in literature and understand how/why we might all interpret a text differently. It is a useful lesson before starting a novel or poetry SOW
BethanyDawson
Year 6 Leavers Assembly - Prison Break

Year 6 Leavers Assembly - Prison Break

This assembly script is designed for Y6 leavers - focusing on being locked in ‘primary jail’ for various crimes and needed to perform tasks to escape to secondary school. Each child has committed a crime (e.g. crimes against handwriting/dad dancing etc). one child from each task escapes until they join a group at the end, who perform a dance - therefore when adapting to suit your class, you may need to change the crimes or order of children. It could be adapted to suit any transition year. Our class thoroughly enjoyed this play.
sophieharris36
Complete scheme of work for Act 4 of Macbeth. Lessons for every scene. 9-1 GCSE

Complete scheme of work for Act 4 of Macbeth. Lessons for every scene. 9-1 GCSE

Here is everything you need to teach Act 4 of Macbeth. Specifically written for the new spec AQA English Literature GCSE but equally applicable to other exam boards. This scheme contains full lessons for each and every scene of Act 4, with each lesson containing a range of interesting and engaging activities to develop and deepen your students’ understanding of the text. The scheme contains differentiated success criteria and tasks, full analysis for all scenes and teacher notes to guide you through the teaching of the lesson. Homework tasks are also included with the scheme. The lessons will require little to no adaptation and all the resources you need are included. Save big compared to buying these resources separately. Buy in confidence from a TES recommended author.
ajs12345
Romeo and Juliet Practice Question

Romeo and Juliet Practice Question

Question on Juliet’s relationships within the play and how they change. Lesson consists of a table, quotation analysis and practice question. Should write 2 parahraphs and then peer assess based on AOs
CharlotteMurtagh
Act 4 Scene 3 Macbeth GCSE English Literature 9-1

Act 4 Scene 3 Macbeth GCSE English Literature 9-1

Everything you need to teach Act 4 Scene 3 of Shakespeare’s Macbeth. This is also available as part of a bundle whereby a considerable saving can be made; following the full scheme is recommended. The lessons have been created specifically for teaching at GCSE level, and cover the key assessment objectives for 9-1 New-Specification AQA: understanding of the text, language and structure, context/themes/author intent (although equally applicable to other exam boards). Differentiated outcomes and tasks allow you to reach all learners, although I would recommend the lessons specifically for middle to higher ability students. Throughout the scheme, students are encouraged to make notes and annotate the text, as this will be a valuable revision tool when preparing for exams. No fear version is also included as a further scaffolding tool for lower ability learners. Teacher notes are provided on the PowerPoint to help explain and guide you through all phases of the lesson, with a range of interesting and engaging tasks for you to choose from. Importantly, full analysis is provided for all the tasks set, to enable you to lead interesting and engaging discussions which will deepen the students’ appreciation of the text. Strictly speaking, there is a lot more here than you would fit into a 1 hour lesson, so you may wish to spread this over a couple of lessons, or perhaps be a little selective with the tasks you wish to do. PDF version is for preview purposes. Buy in confidence from a TES recommended gold author! If you make a purchase and find the resource useful, why not get another one absolutely free? Simply leave a review for the resource purchased, email with your TES username alongside a link to the resource you would like. Your free resource will then be sent over right away!
ajs12345
Easy Peasy Shakespeare play script: Macbeth

Easy Peasy Shakespeare play script: Macbeth

A dyslexia-friendly, easy to read play script version of Shakespeare’s Macbeth condensed into 40 pages. This resource is suitable for secondary school pupils who need a differentiated curriculum regarding literacy. Priority is given to plot, providing a starting point to exploring the world of Shakespeare.
ldnorris
You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Act 2, Scene 4) by Clark Gesner Multiple-Choice Reading Test

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Act 2, Scene 4) by Clark Gesner Multiple-Choice Reading Test

This 30-question multiple-choice reading analysis/comprehension test/quiz on an excerpt (Act 2, Scene 4) from You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown by Clark Gesner has questions from different levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy (revised). It will test students’ literal and interpretive understanding of the selection, plot development, characterization, author’s purpose, making inferences, vocabulary, literary devices, and figurative language. Questions are modeled after standardized tests (SAT, ACT, and state tests) to familiarize students with the structure and vocabulary of standardized test questions. Questions are spaced 1.5 lines apart for comfortable reading. The questions also encourage students to go back and re-read key parts of the selection, a crucial skill for comprehension and improving reading stamina. Includes link to free file of the text so each student can get their own copy to annotate. Answer key included. Editable MS Word Doc. You can use this product for years and years! Feedback is always welcomed and appreciated! Objectives/US Standards (SUGGESTED) (From Corestandards.com): Students are expected to: CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative and connotative meanings; analyze the impact of rhymes and other repetitions of sounds (e.g., alliteration) on a specific verse or stanza of a poem or section of a story or drama. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.10 By the end of the year, read and comprehend literature, including stories, dramas, and poems, in the grades 6-8 text complexity band proficiently, with scaffolding as needed at the high end of the range. CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RL.7.1 Cite several pieces of textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text. Editable MS Word Doc. You can use this product for years and years! This lesson is student-centered, meaning: –it allows you to become a facilitator! –happier teachers! –happier students! –happier administrators!
learningisawesomewithmrsalinas
Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four - Education Pack

Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four - Education Pack

This resource supports Blackeyed Theatre’s 2018/19 touring production of Sherlock Holmes: The Sign Of Four and provides additional creative and cross-curricular activities to enhance your visit to the production. It is designed for Key Stages 3 and 4, but activities can be adapted for other ages. The resource explores the themes, historical context and form/structure of the original novella and provides lots of background to the adaptation, including commentary from the artistic team about the design of the production. Whether studying the novella as part of an English literature GCSE or evaluating a live performance, this resource is relevant, informative and thought-provoking. For more information about Blackeyed Theatre and the production of Sherlock Holmes: The Sign of Four (touring from September2018), visit www.blackeyedtheatre.co.uk
Blackeyed Theatre
Adam Baron - Boy Underwater - Resource pack

Adam Baron - Boy Underwater - Resource pack

A comprehensive set of Key Stage 2 teaching resources to use with Boy Underwater by Adam Baron - named Waterstones Children’s Book of the Month, June 2018. Twenty-seven activities in all - one for each chapter of the book to facilitate classroom while reading the book together without having to wait to finish. Most chapters also have discussion points. Curriculum links covered include: Understand what they read - asking and answering questions to improve their understanding Understand what they read - identifying how language, structure and presentation contribute to meaning Understand what they read - discuss and evaluate how authors use language Understand what they read - drawing inferences such as character’s feelings, thoughts and motives Understand what they read - checking that the book makes sense to them, discussing understanding and exploring the meaning of words in context Understand what they read - summarizing the main ideas, identifying key details to support Understand what they read - predicting what might happen from details supplied and implied Maintain positive attitudes to reading - identifying and discussing themes and conventions Maintain positive attitudes to reading - preparing poems and plays to read aloud and perform Maintain positive attitudes to reading - recommending books that they have read to their peers Maintain positive attitudes to reading - increasing their familiarity with a wide range of books Maintain positive attitudes to reading - participate in discussions about books Maintain positive attitudes to reading - explain and discuss their understanding of what they have read Discuss and evaluate how authors use language
harper_collins
Romeo and Juliet Minor Characters

Romeo and Juliet Minor Characters

A lesson revising minor (and some more major!) characters of Romeo and Juliet. Offers a grid with an example on Friar Laurence as well as key bullet points on each character after students do independent/group work.
adelerobertson
Interactive Macbeth Project Year 7/8

Interactive Macbeth Project Year 7/8

This is a complete set of interactive worksheets that can be downloaded to create a workbook. It is a great introduction to the play without being intense. There is a wide range of activities from drawing, reading and writing, allowing pupils to be stretched and add as much as they can within their own ability. It can be used as part of a lesson or as homework over an 8 week period.
jillkelly1969