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IB Language and Literature Part 1: Language and Power

IB Language and Literature Part 1: Language and Power

This is a series of lessons for Part 1: Language in Cultural Contexts of the IB Language and Literature course. They may also be relevant to A-Level English Language. These lessons are focused on the topic of Language and Power. Although listed as three lessons, these are likely to last 6-8 lessons depending on the pace you move and depth you cover in class. The topics covered are: Standard English vs Non Standard English (using a Dizzee Rascal/Jeremy Paxman interview) Language and Immigration Language and Immigration with a case study focus on Australia. There are assessment opportunities throughout which could be set as homework tasks. Challenge tasks are also embedded. There is also a final assessment included: preparation for a Paper 1 exam using two texts on immigration as sources.
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AQA GCSE Writing Bundle

AQA GCSE Writing Bundle

Detailed and relatable assessment preparation lesson and range of activities focusing on English Language Paper 1 Question 5. The bundle includes: quiz to test knowledge of writing skills student friendly mark scheme student example independent writing task opportunity for guided self assessment TEN Paper 1 Q5 writing starters which include a success criteria to help guide students’ writing and create more imaginative openings. Sentence structure worksheet to help students vary their use of sentence form for effect
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Sentence Structure: Superheroes

Sentence Structure: Superheroes

Worksheet looking at sentence structures. Students will first look at the definitions of simple, compound, complex and minor sentence. They will then have to identify what sentence type has been used in a series of sentences, ending with rewriting a piece of writing using a variation of sentence forms.
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IB Language and Literature: Part 1 Language in Cultural Context SOW

IB Language and Literature: Part 1 Language in Cultural Context SOW

A series of lessons for the IB Language and Literature course. These lessons are suitable for Part 1: Language in Cultural Context. They cover the topics of: Language and Identity Language and Community Language and Social Relations Language and Stereotypes There are suggestions of tasks in preparation for students completing WT1 or FOAs throughout.
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AQA Paper 2 Question 5 Writing Tasks

AQA Paper 2 Question 5 Writing Tasks

FIVE writing activities for AQA English Language Paper 2 Question 5. I’ve used the thought provoking work of artist Al Margen to act as a visual aid and help students write more creatively. I have also included questions for classroom discussions.
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Cambridge English - B2 First (FCE) 6 Sample Speaking Tests

Cambridge English - B2 First (FCE) 6 Sample Speaking Tests

6 full sample speaking tests for students to practise the B2 First (FCE) speaking exam, revised 2015. These sample speaking tests have been created using sample papers from http://www.cambridgeenglish.org/exams-and-tests/first/ and from my own experience of teaching the exams. All work is my own and all pictures are copyright free (from pexels.com and pixabay.com). A free sample of the booklet is also available here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/cambridge-english-b2-first-fce-sample-speaking-test-11879746
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Free sample - Cambridge English - B2 First (FCE) Sample Speaking Test

Free sample - Cambridge English - B2 First (FCE) Sample Speaking Test

A full sample speaking test for students to practise the B2 First (FCE) speaking exam, revised 2015. The sample speaking test has been created using sample papers from http://www.cambridgeenglish.org/exams-and-tests/first/ and from my own experience of teaching the exams. All work is my own and all pictures are copyright free (from pexels.com and pixabay.com). A booklet with 6 sample speaking tests is also available here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/cambridge-english-b2-first-fce-6-sample-speaking-tests-11879772
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ESL Conversation Cards - Quantifiers - Elementary / Play with much/many/any/some!

ESL Conversation Cards - Quantifiers - Elementary / Play with much/many/any/some!

Set of 12 cards to practise using quantifiers such as much/many/any/some in conversation. Great for cutting out the cards and giving them to different teams, or for you to work in small groups, and even for sharing with online students! You could also use the images to make a quick PowerPoint presentation, so much flexibility! Included: 12 jpg elementary level quantifiers question cards. 1 A4 PDF printable file for printing and cutting out the cards in a smaller version. If you enjoy one of my resources, I’d really appreciate it if you left a review :)
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Hobbies & Humour - Conversation Flashcards

Hobbies & Humour - Conversation Flashcards

Thematic discussion questions designed to encourage fluency & confidence in English Ideal to use as an engaging warmer or as a dynamic speaking activity to finish a class. Aimed at adults and teenagers. 1. Print & cut 1 set (double-sided) of flashcards for each pair of students. **2.**Students draw a question card and ask their partner. Encourage students to: • Extend their answers • Elicit more information • Agree / disagree with their partners • Justify their arguments 3. Change pairs 4. Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them.
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Fashion & Shopping - Conversation Flashcards

Fashion & Shopping - Conversation Flashcards

Thematic discussion questions designed to encourage fluency & confidence in English Ideal to use as an engaging warmer or as a dynamic speaking activity to finish a class. Aimed at adults and teenagers. 1. Print & cut 1 set (double-sided) of flashcards for each pair of students. **2.**Students draw a question card and ask their partner. Encourage students to: • Extend their answers • Elicit more information • Agree / disagree with their partners • Justify their arguments 3. Change pairs 4. Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them.
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Celebrity & Celebrations - Conversation Flashcards

Celebrity & Celebrations - Conversation Flashcards

Thematic discussion questions designed to encourage fluency & confidence in English Ideal to use as an engaging warmer or as a dynamic speaking activity to finish a class. Aimed at adults and teenagers. 1. Print & cut 1 set (double-sided) of flashcards for each pair of students. **2.**Students draw a question card and ask their partner. Encourage students to: • Extend their answers • Elicit more information • Agree / disagree with their partners • Justify their arguments 3. Change pairs 4. Students try and report to their new partner everything they can remember which their old partner has just told them.
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