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School Trip Write-up Sheet

School Trip Write-up Sheet

This attractive writing sheet will incentivise your pupils to write a report of their school trip. The prompts are designed to cover the whole outing or holiday, and invite comments on the writer’s individual feelings about it, as well as some basic facts. The line starters are flexible for different types of trip, while being encouragingly clear and straightforward. The resource offers writing practice and opportunities for self-expression, as well as a way of marking and celebrating the event. Best suited to Years 3-5, and hesitant or reluctant Year 6 writers.
katewilliams_poetry
Creative Writing Vocabulary and Descriptive Devices Activity

Creative Writing Vocabulary and Descriptive Devices Activity

An unusual activity which enables students to access a wider range of ambitious, unexpected, descriptive vocabulary and devices than they may usually rely on in their creative writing and make their compositions stand out in the examiner’s pile. This will also assist students in creating specific language fields to assist establishing tone and character within narrative or descriptive writing. The activity should take a full lesson and requires a packet of jelly snakes or similar. It is excellent for GCSE creative writing or adaptable to any age group or ability.
elaine253
Love and Relationships - When We Two Parted

Love and Relationships - When We Two Parted

A fully differentiated and resourced lesson that analyses the use of language within Lord Byron’s classic poem When We Two Parted. Throughout the lesson we look at how the narrator uses language and structure to create a sense of loss, anger and regret. A brilliant lesson for KS4 students preparing for AQA English Literature Paper 2 and easily adaptable for younger KS3 or KS4 students.
Lead_Practitioner
Assembly Transcript

Assembly Transcript

The transcript of an assembly about using social media safely. Ideal for English Langauge students who are exploring spoken mode texts. This could be used as a starter or can become the central resource in a whole lesson. Exploring the nervousness of the speaker and the context (teachers are watching as well as students) is really interesting.
sophiecunningham
Lord of the Flies - Symbol Table

Lord of the Flies - Symbol Table

A GCSE activity sheet that invites students to consider symbols that they have encountered in the text and classify what it represents, why it’s important and identify some quotations for each. After the activity is complete, this acts as a useful revision tool.
sophiecunningham
Hansel & Gretel

Hansel & Gretel

A PPT to help tell the story of Hansel and Gretel. Year 2. Including the the LO: I understand how to write a list
clarebear1981
Caligrams

Caligrams

A PPT to teach Caligrams to year 3. LO: I understand what makes a good caligram.
clarebear1981
David Didau 'Slow Writing' + a grade 8/9  challenge lesson BUNDLE

David Didau 'Slow Writing' + a grade 8/9 challenge lesson BUNDLE

This bundle is perfect for any mid ability to top ability group and has something for everyone. As a passionate writer myself, this resource works time and time again to progress the quality of students writing and is brilliant for reluctant writers as you can set it up as a lesson that requires only a little ‘carefully crafted’ writing. Stretch and challenge lesson resource is included for £1.
joannammarsh
Non-Fiction - Theme Parks

Non-Fiction - Theme Parks

10 lessons based on the topic of theme parks. This results in a persuasive speech writing assessment based on the Alton Towers ‘Smiler’ incident. It covers persuasive features, bias, and description.
AmyJaney88
Tudors - Henry VIII First Dates

Tudors - Henry VIII First Dates

Contains a PowerPoint based around the show “First Dates”. Children are given a description of each of Henry VIII’s wives and must decide which wife it is based on the description. Perfect for a plenary activity after learning about the wives or as an end of topic recap.
HollywoodR95
Summary of AQA Conflict Poems

Summary of AQA Conflict Poems

All 15 Conflict poems are summarised here with brief notes on feelings, tone, key words/phrases, structure and poetic techniques. Ideal for revision or a student with gaps in their knowledge. Enlarge this and you have a handy revision poster or use it to offer support when developing comparison and analysis.
sophiecunningham
Gothic Literature - Outsiders and Freak Shows

Gothic Literature - Outsiders and Freak Shows

This is a 10 lesson scheme of work. It could potentially take longer or be easily extended. It focuses mainly on the features of Gothic writing, freak shows, and outsiders. I have also included some paper 2 language skills using real descriptions of people’s experiences of going to a freak show. You will need access to a copy of ‘The Greatest Showman’ film for lesson 7 and 8. You may need to think of some questions to ask for this lesson about the message and inferences of character. I have included links to go with the lessons from Youtube I will be using with this scheme too. There are also pictures of the cast of ‘The Greatest Showman’ with pictures of the real people they are meant to be representing.
AmyJaney88
ABC Order 60 Worksheets Alphabetical Order UK spelling

ABC Order 60 Worksheets Alphabetical Order UK spelling

This new teaching resource contains 60 practice pages to help students with alphabetical order. The resource includes two fun types of worksheets (coloring worksheets and cut-and-paste worksheets). Students practice ordering words to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd letter. This resource is divided into the following thematic sections: animals, food & snacks, beach, jobs, Halloween, Christmas, adjectives, adverbs, verbs and nouns. http://mrmattie.com
MrMattie
ABC Order 60 Worksheets Alphabetical Order US spelling

ABC Order 60 Worksheets Alphabetical Order US spelling

This new teaching resource contains 60 practice pages to help students with alphabetical order. The resource includes two fun types of worksheets (coloring worksheets and cut-and-paste worksheets). Students practice ordering words to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd letter. This resource is divided into the following thematic sections: animals, food & snacks, beach, jobs, Halloween, Christmas, adjectives, adverbs, verbs and nouns. http://mrmattie.com
MrMattie
KS3 writing: sentences, punctuation and implied meaning.

KS3 writing: sentences, punctuation and implied meaning.

A fantastic Harry Potter themed writing lesson for KS3 students with support and stretch differentiation. This can easily be adapted for a range of classes. Includes tasks aimed at developing writing with a range of sentences, punctuation and techniques to show not only accuracy but flair. See my other resources for more supportive writing lessons.
Charl_louize
Writing a Persuasive Speech

Writing a Persuasive Speech

This zip file contains 2 lessons and a criteria sheet for the assessment of persuasive skills. It’s suitable for KS3 and KS4. Lesson 1 contains a starter, establishes the criteria to demonstrate key persuasive skills, explains a generic purpose (scenario) of 3 blog topics to choose from, a group thinking task using the 6 thinking hats and planning tools with a teacher model too. Lesson 2 contains a starter, the assessment criteria sheet (to be used in conjunction with writing time in lesson) and a plenary.
chirpyandcheerful
Teaching AQA A Level Tragedy - The Whole Course in 13 weeks - Contents Page and a few free resources

Teaching AQA A Level Tragedy - The Whole Course in 13 weeks - Contents Page and a few free resources

This is a taster and contents page for the main resource which includes over 80 detailed resources.I’ve included a couple of free resources to give a flavour of what is on offer. The details for the MAIN resource are copied below: Teaching AQA Tragedy over 13 Weeks This resource attempts to give you the key information that you need to introduce, teach, assess and revise AQA Tragedy over 13 weeks – ie the long term before Xmas, perhaps. It includes over 90 separate resources, many of them detailed and handmade. There are enough resources here to support 13 weeks’ worth of teaching, allowing also for some activities which you devise to suit your classes and test their knowledge. It is based upon the teaching of “The Great Gatsby”, “Richard II” and “Othello” for the AQA Tragedy specification. It also provides detailed introductions to the genre of Tragedy itself. It provides questions and model answers to assess after each text is taught (3 in total) and then suggests the Summer 2017 paper for an end of unit assessment, which it also fully supports. It offers specific extracts from Othello for detailed focus upon. The resources could be put onto the school network for students to use to support their examinations. NB: We teach Tragedy in Year 13 in long term before Xmas and Crime in Year 12 I assume 10 lessons a fortnight of 60 mins duration 13 weeks equal 65 lessons in total on Tragedy If classes are taught by 2 teachers you will need to divide responsibilities It’s a big advantage if your students are able to read Gatsby at end of Year 12 or during summer holidays Overall, this resource offers a wealth of material to prepare students for this exam. Full details are on the Course overview spreadsheet.
tallybarnett
De-coding poetry - 'Ozymandias'  for SEN AQA GCSE Power and Conflict

De-coding poetry - 'Ozymandias' for SEN AQA GCSE Power and Conflict

De-coding poetry ‘Ozymandias’ by Percy Bysshe Shelley AQA GCSE Power and conflict anthology resources for SEN/learning support or home schooling. Designed to make understanding the poem easier. A comprehensive pack of resources including - Learning outcomes What did you say? handout Narrative handout List task activity Fill in the missing words task Opening and closing lines handout Voice and form handout Themes handout Important quotes handout True/false quiz Answer sheets Write a postcard activity Context handout Wordsearch handout
flissthecat
The World News Crossword - June 17th, 2018

The World News Crossword - June 17th, 2018

The World News Crossword - June 17th, 2018 is a 6 page PDF containing: A crossword based on last week’s news events, A Search and Cloze puzzle that helps explain the Kashmir conflict, Another Search and Cloze puzzle that helps explain the Yemen War, and A crossword all about Yemen. (Did you know there are just 70 Arabian leopards alive in the wild? And they’re all in Yemen.) So what happened last week? Raphael Nadal won the French Open for the 11th time. Boris Becker claimed diplomatic immunity in Central African Republic to avoid bankruptcy proceedings. About 700 immigrants were turned away from Italy but were allowed to land in Spain. An immigrant in New York was captured as he delivered pizza to a military base. FIFA announced the world cup will be hosted by USA, Canada, and Mexico (assuming they’re all still friends then). Russia beat Saudi Arabia 5-0 in the world cup opening match. Saudi Arabia’s military led a coalition of Arab countries in support of Yemen’s government, attacking the Yemen port city. And an 18th century Chinese vase found in someone’s attic sold for 16 million Euros.
BFP
Achieving, creating, building Greater depth in persuasive writing KS2 Year 3, 4, 5

Achieving, creating, building Greater depth in persuasive writing KS2 Year 3, 4, 5

This resource structures persuasive writing for your whole class. In the past I have used this a whole lesson and written each sentence as a class to really create an in depth piece of writing. I would ask the children for their ideas and they would collaboratively come up with ideas and then write down after sharing them with whole class. I have also cut the sentence strips out and allowed my higher attaining pupils to play around with the structure. This resource allows the lowers a structure to follow and the opportunity to write without worrying about content and structure. I hope that you enjoy using this resource and that your children’s writing is wonderful! Many thanks
Chesholivia
Teaching A Level AQA Tragedy - The WHOLE Course in 13 weeks

Teaching A Level AQA Tragedy - The WHOLE Course in 13 weeks

Teaching AQA Tragedy over 13 Weeks This resource attempts to give you the key information that you need to introduce, teach, assess and revise AQA Tragedy over 13 weeks – ie the long term before Xmas, perhaps. It includes 87 separate resources, many of them detailed and handmade. There are enough resources here to support 13 weeks’ worth of teaching, allowing also for some activities which you devise to suit your classes and test their knowledge. It is based upon the teaching of “The Great Gatsby”, “Richard II” and “Othello” for the AQA Tragedy specification. It also provides detailed introductions to the genre of Tragedy itself. It provides questions and model answers to assess after each text is taught (3 in total) and then suggests the Summer 2017 paper for an end of unit assessment, which it also fully supports. It offers specific extracts from Othello for detailed focus upon. The resources could be put onto the school network for students to use to support their examinations. NB: We teach Tragedy in Year 13 in long term before Xmas and Crime in Year 12 I assume 10 lessons a fortnight of 60 mins duration 13 weeks equal 65 lessons in total on Tragedy If classes are taught by 2 teachers you will need to divide responsibilities It’s a big advantage if your students are able to read Gatsby at end of Year 12 or during summer holidays Overall, this resource offers a wealth of material to prepare students for this exam. Full details are on the Course overview spreadsheet.
tallybarnett
Adjective Poster

Adjective Poster

A poster offering a simple definition of an adjective. Visit www.knightowl.education for more EYFS and KS1 resources.
jbrigg
The Story of Beowulf - GCSE Reading Comprehension / Text

The Story of Beowulf - GCSE Reading Comprehension / Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The text gives a summary of Beowulf. After carefully reading the summary of the novel, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: True or False exercises, ca fill in the gaps, a character match, a fill in the gaps exercise and a fun word search . The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGCSE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
Year 2 Homophone Mix and Match Problem Solving

Year 2 Homophone Mix and Match Problem Solving

I created this resource as part of a carousel of homophone activities. The children in my class LOVED this; it encouraged problem solving, group work and thinking logically about homophones. I printed the cards onto coloured paper, laminated them and cut them out. Children used whiteboard pens to fill in the missing word. Great fun and is a great way to make homophones fun!!
Jessicaingman
Year 2 Homophone Mix Up Worksheet

Year 2 Homophone Mix Up Worksheet

I created this worksheet as part of a carousel of homophone activities done during an afternoon ‘SPAG made fun!’ lesson. There are 7 questions and is at least one mistake on each. Children enjoyed telling me I got it all wrong and worked well to correct the teacher! Lots of fun.
Jessicaingman
The History of the Transatlantic Slave Trade - Reading Comprehension - Informational Text

The History of the Transatlantic Slave Trade - Reading Comprehension - Informational Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for beginner to proficient ESL learners. The text explores the history of the Transatlantic Slave trade and the effects it had on the development of the African continent. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, True or False exercises, a definitions match and a fun crossword. This worksheet can also be used for IGCSE, TOEFL vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
Countdown Style Game

Countdown Style Game

A game based on the Channel 4 TV Show Countdown! This game includes a random vowel and consonant generator and also a number generator. There is also the countdown clock to make the game feel more realistic as well as conundrums at the end. The game generates all the random numbers and letters and you can also write on the powerpoint during the letters round to make note of the letters you generated. Please Note that this game does not work on Mac, only windows powerpoint is supported.
mlcampbell1
Paragraph structure sheet

Paragraph structure sheet

This is an example of a correctly structured paragraph for students, which is colour coded so that they are able to make links between different parts of information within their paragraph. The topic is about economic development within the city of Jakarta, but can be used to show paragraph structure in English also.
kjackson107
AQA English Literature 9-1 Notes

AQA English Literature 9-1 Notes

Complete with quotes, analysis and context for the following texts: ‘Macbeth’, ‘Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde’, ‘An Inspector Calls’ and the love and relationships cluster
riakalia19
PHONICS: VOWEL GRAPHEMES (LONG VOWEL SOUNDS) SET 2

PHONICS: VOWEL GRAPHEMES (LONG VOWEL SOUNDS) SET 2

Sheets to help children to learn to read and spell words containing the long vowel graphemes ‘ea’, ‘ou’, ‘ay’, ‘oy’, ‘aw’, ‘ew’, ‘ir’, ‘ear’ and ‘air’. Designed to accompany the Froggy Match-it phonics app, but can be used by any children learning phonics. Froggy Match-it is a graded, interactive phonics game for use on a tablet or phone. It is meant for beginner readers who know most of the single letter sounds and is designed to fit in with the phonics schemes used in schools. Froggy Match-it is ideal for use in school and at home. Try the free version now! App Store Google Play www.froggy-match-it.co.uk
bellalettice
Literacy - Comparatives and Superlatives

Literacy - Comparatives and Superlatives

A lesson that focuses on using comparatives and superlatives accurately, as well as looking at how to use ‘of’ and ‘have’ correctly and how to differentiate between ‘maybe’ and ‘may be’. Designed for KS3 students and including differentiated activities, this is a literacy lesson that ensures students of all abilities are engaged throughout.
Lead_Practitioner