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A Christmas Carol Pointless Game!

A Christmas Carol Pointless Game!

Based on the popular game show 'Pointless', this resource is perfect for use as a whole lesson resource, enrichment option, or revision tool. Editable, so that you can change to any other topic or change questions. (I've also added a blank template so that you can make your own games from scratch). Containing almost 30 slides of sound clips, engaging visuals, and suitably challenging questions, this resource is effective at both promoting engagement and enhancing learning. There are several full rounds of questions to build or revisit knowledge of characters, plot, and themes in 'A Christmas Carol.' Round 1. The characters in A Christmas Carol Round 2. Quotations from the text Round 3. Themes, Ideas, and Objects Round 4. Places where the ghosts take Scrooge The nature of this game ensures that the resource can challenge students of all levels. A blank template has also been added, so that you can create your own games!
TandLGuru
Word Meanings and Mythology - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Word Meanings and Mythology - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Our playlists are “no prep” Common Core aligned lessons designed for small group work, homework, remediation, or extension around a single standard. This content-rich multimedia lesson integrates original instruction with web-based resources to guide students through the rigors of the aligned standard. This product includes: • 4 links to instructional videos or texts • 2 links to practice quizzes or activities • Definitions of key terms, such as allusions and context clues • 1 assessment that includes five multiple choice questions • Examples of how to determine the meaning of a word based on how it refers to mythology • "How the Camel Got His Hump" by Rudyard Kipling • "If You Were Coming in the Fall" by Emily Dickinson • "The Elves and the Shoemaker" by the Grimm Brothers • An excerpt from "The Lost Prince" by Frances Hodgson Burnett • An accompanying Teaching Notes file The Teaching Notes file includes: • Additional activities to help your students explore the standard • Links to additional practice quizzes or activities • An answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK (depth of knowledge) levels
Wisewire
Describe Character, Setting, and Events - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Describe Character, Setting, and Events - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Students explore standard RL.4.3 with this playlist. They will learn how to understand how the characters, setting, and events in a story can help the reader understand a text. Students will draw on specific details in a text to help describe a story, such as characters’ thoughts, words, and actions. Students also have the option to view instructional videos and complete practice quizzes or activities. This product includes: • 1 link to instructional videos or texts • 4 links to practice quizzes or activities • 1 assessment that includes four multiple choice questions and one matching question • Definitions of key terms, such as drama and mood • "Dreams of the Mole People" by Wisewire • An excerpt from "Little Red Riding Hood" by Charles Perrault • An excerpt from "Hansel and Gretel" by the Grimm Brothers • "Ronnie and the Roller Coaster" by Wisewire • An excerpt from "The Secret Garden" by Frances Hodgson Burnett • An accompanying Teaching Notes file The Teaching Notes file includes: • Additional activities to help your students explore the standard • Links to additional practice quizzes or activities • Differentiation ideas to help all of your students master the standard • An answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK (Depth of Knowledge) levels
Wisewire
Determining Theme - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Determining Theme - Playlist and Teaching Notes

Students explore standard RL.4.2 with this playlist. They will determine the theme of a story, drama, or poem using details in the text. Students look at examples of stories and ask questions to help determine the theme. Students also have the option to view instructional videos and complete practice quizzes or activities. This product includes: • 4 links to instructional videos or texts • 1 link to practice quizzes or activities • 1 assessment that includes five multiple choice questions • Definitions of key terms, such as theme and inference • An excerpt from "The Secret Garden" by Frances Hodgson Burnett • "The Tiger" by William Blake • An excerpt from "The Fox and the Grapes" by Aesop • An excerpt from "The Boor" by Anton Chekhov • An excerpt from "The Mischievous Dog" by Aesop • An excerpt from "Hansel and Gretel" by the Grimm Brothers • An accompanying Teaching Notes file The Teaching Notes file includes: • Additional activities and writing prompts to help your students explore the standard • Links to additional practice quizzes or activities • An answer guide with correct answers, answer choice rationales, and DOK (Depth of Knowledge) levels
Wisewire
English KS3 Curriculum

English KS3 Curriculum

An integrated KS3 Curriculum plan, Reading list and skills overview. Ideal when planning a KS3 structure to prepare students for GCSE.
acnichols99
Macbeth - Lady Macbeth

Macbeth - Lady Macbeth

In this fully differentiated and resourced lesson we explore how Lady Macbeth is introduced and how she reacts to the letter received from Macbeth about the witches and their news. We look at key quotes from her soliloquy and decide how she would respond to her husband when he arrives back from battle.
Lead_Practitioner
English Starter - Scrabble Grid

English Starter - Scrabble Grid

A great resource that can be used as a warm-up activity for English learners. In pairs or individually, learners should try to think of words related to their English sessions. The winning pair/learner has the word with the highest scrabble score.
x7xemilyx7x
Christmas Quiz: English Christmas Quiz

Christmas Quiz: English Christmas Quiz

Quiz - Christmas Quiz: A fun and accessible English Christmas Quiz with over 20 questions and hidden YouTube surprises. Works on PowerPoint. Questions focus on lessons students have been using to prepare for GCSE English Language and GCSE English Literature.
Lead_Practitioner
Christmas: Christmas Creative Writing

Christmas: Christmas Creative Writing

A fully resourced and differentiated lesson to support students in planning and writing Christmas narratives - excellent preparation for AQA English Language Paper 1 Section B and creative writing skills in general.
Lead_Practitioner
Acrostic Poem - Aeroplane

Acrostic Poem - Aeroplane

This worksheet was created by www.primaryleap.co.uk Famous Inventions An acrostic poem is a very fun poem for kids. Students write an acrostic poem about the aeroplane. Start each line with a word or phrase that starts with the letter on that line.
PrimaryLeap