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Got the Flow: The Hip-Hop Diary of a Young Rapper (1st half free!)

Got the Flow: The Hip-Hop Diary of a Young Rapper (1st half free!)

How far would you go to make your dream come true? Troy Jones is a 16-yr-old high school student with the dream of becoming a successful rapper. He doesn’t want fame; he wants to help his mother who works three jobs to support her family after Troy’s father was killed as a bystander in a tragic drive-by. Having problems in school, Troy tries to get I.S.S. as often as he can so he can work on his rap lyrics. Mrs. Hass, his science teacher hates rap & hip-hop music and constantly gives Troy a hard time. On the other hand Troy’s English teacher, Mr. Salas, is a beacon of hope and inspiration to the young, aspiring rapper. Mr. Salas provides him with the tools to improve his craft of writing hip-hop lyrics. When Troy’s best friend Jimmy moves to another school, Troy’s opportunity to perform in rap battles arrives. Being a nobody, he has nothing to lose and everything to gain. He dubs himself a mix “between a G and a nerd”. Along the way, he meets a love interest, suffers a big loss, meets his idol rapper and an ex-con, gets his music equipment stolen, and has doubts about his rapping ability. He knows that he does not only want to succeed; he needs to succeed.
learningisawesomewithmrsalinas
Symbol of doors in Doctor Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Symbol of doors in Doctor Jekyll and Mr Hyde

LO: To explain the symbolism of doors in “The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde”. Students will answer comprehension questions about the cultural symbolism of doors and then read an extract comparing Jekyll's doors, showing awareness of him having two different sides.
aliceboyd1995
Analysing language in Chapter 1 Lord of the Flies

Analysing language in Chapter 1 Lord of the Flies

Resource includes extract, key words, definition of foreshadowing for students, writing frames and differentiated assessment criteria. LO: To be able to analyse how language is used by Golding to show the theme of conflict and danger in Chapter 1.
aliceboyd1995
Nouns for the Not High School Ready

Nouns for the Not High School Ready

A lesson that covers the concept of nouns and proper nouns. It is aimed at not high school ready learners. There are tasks throughout that encourage learners to assimilate the new information presented.
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"Macbeth" Memory Mats- Full Resource of 5 Mats to aid GCSE Revision !

"Macbeth" Memory Mats- Full Resource of 5 Mats to aid GCSE Revision !

These 5 MEMORY MATS summarise key ideas in "Macbeth" in a clear, interesting way. They are hand designed and illustrated, in order to give a more personal touch. Please have a look at my shop and my web site - details are at the shop site, plus lots of other free resources. I try to offer big value bundles and large scale resources to cover a complete topic. I have a range of Big Cat Bundles that offer massive price reductions and offer lots of resources in one place. I also have a range of resources to support A Level teaching, particularly relate to TRAGEDY and CRIME. Many of the resources are handmade in order to provide a more personal, original touch. Many are designed for Interactive White Board presentation, or they can be copied into revision booklets etc. Another option is to download onto a school site, like Sharepoint, and allow students to view on their computers etc. If you like what you find, please offer feedback. Thank you and good luck with your teaching.
tallybarnett
GCSE English Structure Flashcards (8700)

GCSE English Structure Flashcards (8700)

Print and laminate these 20 unique multiple choice flashcards as a fun game and revision aid. This is a way of making the more challenging aspects of Paper 1 more accessible and fun in the classroom.
DGResources
"Macbeth" Memory Mat - Free resource to aid GCSE Revision !

"Macbeth" Memory Mat - Free resource to aid GCSE Revision !

This is a new idea of mine to look at key ideas in the play and aim to summarise key quotes etc on a MEMORY MAT, or Revision style mat. If you like this mat, the full resource has 4 others on: Ambition, Deception, Clothing and Nature. This is a free resource to assist teaching of "Macbeth" Please have a look at my shop and my web site - details are at the shop site, plus lots of other free resources. I try to offer big value bundles and large scale resources to cover a complete topic. I have a range of Big Cat Bundles that offer massive price reductions and offer lots of resources in one place. I also have a range of resources to support A Level teaching, particularly relate to TRAGEDY and CRIME. Many of the resources are handmade in order to provide a more personal, original touch. Many are designed for Interactive White Board presentation, or they can be copied into revision booklets etc. Another option is to download onto a school site, like Sharepoint, and allow students to view on their computers etc. If you like what you find, please offer feedback. Thank you and good luck with your teaching.
tallybarnett
The Life and Work of Roald Dahl - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

The Life and Work of Roald Dahl - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The text describes the life and work of the great children's writer, Roald Dahl. The text gives a brief biography and pays tribute to the writers key books and novels. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions and True or False exercises. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
Frankenstein Unit of Work for Year 7/8 Not High School Ready Learners

Frankenstein Unit of Work for Year 7/8 Not High School Ready Learners

This is a 5-6 week unit of work based on the Ladybird Classics version of Frankenstein. At the core of this unit of work is an Active Inspire flipchart, so please ensure that you have access to this software before you download. The unit looks initially at the science versus religion debate and follows with a guided reading of the novel. Learners engage in a range of activities aimed at comprehension and basic analysis, and the whole unit culminates in a reading and writing assessment based on the novel. You will need to purchase copies of the novel separately. Here is the ISBN: 978-0723297062.
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