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Wider Reading Bundle (Context and Critics)

Wider Reading Bundle (Context and Critics)

Includes: Wider reading for AQA English Literature exams: 19th and 20th century context Genre (e.g. gothic) Victorians Feminist critics First/Second World War Class systems Videos for AQA English Literature and Language all papers exam. Videos for writing techniques. Detailed lists for: Charles Dickens Jane Austen Shakespeare Bronte sisters
aliceboyd1995
DAVID WALLIAMS - Collection of Puzzles, Board Games and Quizzes.

DAVID WALLIAMS - Collection of Puzzles, Board Games and Quizzes.

This fantastic collection of puzzles, board games and quizzes were designed for children who love David Walliams’ books. These resources are based around six books; Awful Auntie, Demon Dentist, Grandpa’s Great Escape, Mr Stink, The Midnight Gang, and The World’s Worst Children [1]. This resource has many uses in the classroom and as homework. All the activities are designed to engage the reader and promote a deep love of reading.
crigdon
Language Revision- Paper 1 and 2 AQA with sources

Language Revision- Paper 1 and 2 AQA with sources

This is a full revision lesson designed for a lesson during the half term, but it can be used as a normal lesson (although it would fill a few lessons). It is a guide to each question on both papers (apart from Q1s), which gives examples, models, tips and guidance through the questions. It is fairly simple to follow, and can be easily adapted if you would like less on each slide (there is a lot of information). There are also three sources- two written by me and one called ‘The Open Door’- part of a horror story.
laurapickup
Power and Conflict Poetry

Power and Conflict Poetry

This bundle focuses on a range of activities from the GCSE Power and Conflict Poetry unit (AQA) and is aimed at mixed ability classes. Some of the lessons focus on comparing, whilst others focus on deconstructing individual poems.
jclarkebob325
Poetry Analysis Cheat Sheet

Poetry Analysis Cheat Sheet

Getting bored of reminding students of the generic poetry analysis they can include in their anthology and unseen work? This helpful sheet indicates most of the form and structure analysis students will need to secure the very highest grade. It can also be edited to suit the needs of your learners. Enjoy
michael_davidguard
Unseen Poetry - Pre-Exam Breakfast

Unseen Poetry - Pre-Exam Breakfast

This has been designed so students can work together during a pre-exam breakfast session in preparation for the AQA English exam on Friday 25th May 2018, but it’s useful for any exam board or any year group revising unseen poetry. Definitely worth a download before the big exam.
Lead_Practitioner
An Inspector Calls: Genre

An Inspector Calls: Genre

An information heavy lesson talking students through the various possible genres of An Inspector Calls. This uses the AQA mark scheme as guidance for the context. Ideal for KS4 as either an introductory lesson to the genre or as pre-exam revision.
lizziedc92
Worksheets for lesson on Depression- Great for KS3, Ages 11-14, Grades 6-8, PSHE, English, RE

Worksheets for lesson on Depression- Great for KS3, Ages 11-14, Grades 6-8, PSHE, English, RE

These worksheets were designed to go along with the Power Point presentation in the ‘Lesson on Depression for teens’ pack, which you can find here. The two page worksheet can also be used on it’s own, to help students think about common misconceptions about depression (the first activity- ‘myth vs reality’ where students circle the realities and cross out the myths!); make a list of ‘good distractions’ that can help to lift depression; and answer key questions about depression. Included is a colour and grayscale version of the worksheet. These worksheets are perfect for Key Stage 3 PSHE, English or RE lessons. They could also be used as starter activities with Key Stage 4 and 5 students.
HowToBeAGoodHuman
AQA GCSE POWER AND CONFLICT POETRY

AQA GCSE POWER AND CONFLICT POETRY

This is a GCSE revision bundle focusing on key themes explore in the Power and Conflict poems. It includes a range of activities from: comparison tables, model texts to annotate and planning support to write GCSE-style responses. This is easily adaptable for any KS4 class of any ability.
emilymitch182
AQA POWER AND CONFLICT POETRY: POWER OF NATURE

AQA POWER AND CONFLICT POETRY: POWER OF NATURE

This is a GCSE lesson revision focusing on the power of nature that the AQA Power and Conflict poetry explores. The lesson features a range of activities that you can pick and chose from to suit your class. They range from pupils completing a comparison table to identify what poems link in terms of the power of nature; to a model text to analyse to support pupils in writing a response to a GCSE question. This is easily adaptable for a KS4 class of any ability.
emilymitch182
AQA POWER AND CONFLICT POETRY: PRIDE

AQA POWER AND CONFLICT POETRY: PRIDE

This is a GCSE lesson revision different types of pride in Ozymandias and My Last Duchess from the AQA Power and Conflict poetry cluster. The lesson features a range of activities that you can pick and chose from to suit your class. They range from pupils completing a table (included) to compare the two poems and the methods used by the poets to present pride; to a run through of each poem linking to the theme to then support pupils in writing a response to a GCSE question. This is easily adaptable for a KS4 class of any ability.
emilymitch182
AQA POWER AND CONFLICT POETRY: MEMORY

AQA POWER AND CONFLICT POETRY: MEMORY

This is a GCSE lesson revision focusing on memory and the AQA Power and Conflict poetry that explores this. The lesson features a range of activities that you can pick and chose from to suit your class. They range from a model text for pupils to annotate and identify the AOs in; to a planning sheet to support them in structuring a comparison essay. This is easily adaptable for a KS4 class of any ability. Planning sheet and model text copies are included.
emilymitch182
GCSE POWER AND CONFLICT REVISION: INDIVIDUAL EXPERIENCE

GCSE POWER AND CONFLICT REVISION: INDIVIDUAL EXPERIENCE

This is a GCSE lesson revision on different types of individual experience that the AQA Power and Conflict poetry cluster explores. The lesson features a range of activities that you can pick and chose from to suit your class. They range from pupils completing a table to identify what poems link to different types of individual experience; to a run through of each poem linking to the theme to then support pupils in writing a response to a GCSE question. This is easily adaptable for a KS4 class of any ability.
emilymitch182
Power and Conflict Revision - Pre-Exam Breakfast

Power and Conflict Revision - Pre-Exam Breakfast

This has been designed so students can work together during a pre-exam breakfast session in preparation for the AQA English Literature Paper 2 exam on Friday 25th May 2018, but it’s useful for any exam board or any year group revising the Power and Conflict poetry. The activities are engaging and differentiated, and they cover making comparisons, key themes and key contextual information. Definitely worth a download before the big exam.
Lead_Practitioner
Unseen Poetry, Lesson #1

Unseen Poetry, Lesson #1

Complete, well differentiated, one hour lesson suitable for KS4. Includes language and technique analysis tasks as well as a peer assessment task. Some of the annotations would be suitable for a level 8 or 9, but is mostly accessible by all grades. Good for a final refresher before the exam.
lewishall01
An Inspector Calls Revision - Pre-Exam Breakfast

An Inspector Calls Revision - Pre-Exam Breakfast

This has been designed so students can work together during a pre-exam breakfast session in preparation for the AQA English Literature Paper 2 exam on Friday 25th May 2018, but it’s useful for any exam board or any year group revising Priestley’s play. The activities are engaging and differentiated, and they cover key quotes, key themes and key contextual information. Definitely worth a download before the big exam.
Lead_Practitioner
The Death of Curley's Wife: Language Analysis (The American Dream)

The Death of Curley's Wife: Language Analysis (The American Dream)

Included A3 self-contained worksheet with Graded as ‘outstanding’ during observation lesson. Lesson focuses on the key concept of the ‘American Dream’. tarter: Evaluation: Who is ultimately responsible for the death o Curley’s wife? Development: Match up language devices task Reading exercise: identify devices in extract. Task 1: Exploding quotation (heavily scaffolded and modeled) Task 2: PEA paragraph (includes a range of ‘challenges’ throughout the PowerPoint). Plenary: Exit ticket exploding characters’ thoughts and feelings and a summative comment surrounding the lesson
lhowellpratt
Unseen Poetry: They Flee From me (Love Poetry)

Unseen Poetry: They Flee From me (Love Poetry)

An engaging lesson exploring unseen poetry. MA/ HA Includes: Brain dump exploring the symbolism of birds Guided annotation of the poem to aid independent analysis Class discussion of key concepts and ideas Assessment Objectives: Model paragraph annotated with guide Self-assessment using success criteria
lhowellpratt
Unseen Poetry: Love (I Wanna Be Yours: Cooper Clarke)

Unseen Poetry: Love (I Wanna Be Yours: Cooper Clarke)

Engaging resources targeted at HA/ MA Y9/Y10. Focuses on imagery and language in ‘I wanna be yours’ by Cooper Clarke. Starter linking images to the poem. A guided annotation A3 sheet with prompt questions for independent analysis. A guided HA discussion focusing on key concepts of the poem. A guided (by AQA Assessment Objectives) model paragraph. A self-assessment/ grading checklist based on the success criteria
lhowellpratt
KS4 English GCSE Revision Toolbox

KS4 English GCSE Revision Toolbox

A 12-page printable pamphlet/PowerPoint presentation that can be used for GCSE revision. The booklet covers tips on: PEA/PETER basics How to analyse a quote Features of Language (Such as verb, adverb, noun, adjective with pictures and examples) Basic and Advanced Language Techniques (Metaphor, Simile, Personification etc) Rhetorical Language (Definitions and examples) Analysing Poetry (Context, Technique, Effect, Meaning) Comparing Poetry Common Misspellings A handy breakdown of the AQA Paper 1 and Paper 2 mark-scheme and AO’s The booklet is visually engaging, packed with information and perfect for last-minute revision. It prints to A5 Pamphlet size, or can be printed slide-by-slide as a booklet. Slides can be displayed on the board, or printed and handed out as needed. The content is brief and to the point in order to aid revision.
DifferentiatedLearning
World Cup Stars - Russia 2018 (Biographical Writing)

World Cup Stars - Russia 2018 (Biographical Writing)

World Cup Stars - Russia 2018 (73 slide editable PowerPoint and 3 worksheets) World Cup Stars – Russia 2018 uses the World Cup to help students develop important English reading and writing skills. It includes a range of activities for students of all abilities such as: An introduction to the task - write a brief biography about a footballer competing in the 2018 Russia World Cup A research, note making and writing task - research the player, make notes and produce an article Understanding the key features of biographical writing? Writing in the third person and using personal pronouns effectively Developing effective research skills Skimming, scanning and highlighting Selecting appropriate material and making relevant notes Using linear and diagrammatic notes Key research skills How to transform notes into prose How to use images and layout for effect Writing frame to scaffold the article 73 slide PowerPoint 3 worksheets Click on the preview image to view the first 9 slides of the 73 slide PowerPoint.
Online_Teaching_Resources
Wider Reading (AO3) For AQA English Literature Exams

Wider Reading (AO3) For AQA English Literature Exams

Includes a huge variety of articles to share for homework, in class or for revision. Topics include: 20th Century English history 19th Century English history The Victorians First and Second World War Dystopia and Utopia Morals and Ethics Social Darwinism Theatre Feminism Political novels Dickens Class systems Genres Gothic Children’s Literature Sherlock Holmes Elizabethan England Shakespeare’s life Shakespeare’s plays
aliceboyd1995
Our Day Out

Our Day Out

Preparation for an GCSE Literature style question on ‘Our Day Out’ used with Year 7 high ability class.
englishlanglit1