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Macbeth: Macbeth Revision - Lady Macbeth

Macbeth: Macbeth Revision - Lady Macbeth

A fully differentiated and resourced lesson that focusses on Lady Macbeth in Act 5 Scene 1 and how she has changed from the beginning of the play. Students analyse the language of Act 5 Scene 1 and how Lady Macbeth gets across her fear and sense of guilt in front of the doctor and gentlewoman. Ideal preparation for KS4 students moving towards AQA English Literature Paper 1 or easily adaptable for KS3 students studying Macbeth.
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Susan B. Anthony Escape Room - Women's Suffrage Movement

Susan B. Anthony Escape Room - Women's Suffrage Movement

The Susan B. Anthony Escape Room will take students on a secret mission around the classroom! This escape room has students decode interesting facts about Susan B. Anthony and Women’s suffrage. Students are given a secret code name and sent on a secret mission gathering support for women’s suffrage. The codes include ciphers, Morse code, cryptograms and a final 4 digit code based on the decoders/clues. Each clue and code is different. The codes require students to think differently to decipher or decode them. Some codes are easier than others. Some codes require critical thinking to determine what a letter/symbol stands for. Each code will reveal interesting facts about Susan B. Anthony. The use of secret code will keep your students engaged while competing to find the final code. Students can report the final code to you. If you wanted to, you could purchase a 4 digit lock that you program, but it is not necessary at all! No props needed!! This is a NO PREP, PRINT & GO Activity! Students are sent on a “secret mission” and given a back story to ignite their active learning skills. They are given a code name which makes them feel as if they are part of the secret mission. Students practice hands-on, practical problem solving skills all while learning about Susan B. Anthony. Your students will be inspired to think outside the box! The best age range for this resource is 9+. Please look at the preview to determine if this resource works for your age group. You can use the pre-labeled clues or you can challenge older kids to choose/find the decoder that works for each of the clues. A set of labeled and non-labeled decoders are included for differentiation. A “How to Decode” puzzles is also included. In addition to learning or reinforcing the subject matter, my escape rooms encourage teamwork and critical thinking. As a “timed” challenge, students will be engaged from beginning to end. New Feature: This escape room now includes1 12 fun, colorful signs to take class pictures with at the end of the mission. Signs include “Puzzle Master”, “She did all the work”, “Genius”, “We did it”, “I Escaped” and more! An answer key and easy to follow teacher directions are provided. Time needed: 30-60 minutes »»»<strong> Women in History ESCAPE ROOMS:</strong> <a href=" https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/women-in-history-escape-room-set-1-no-prep-11806097 “>Women in History ESCAPE ROOM! Set #1</a> <a href=” https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/women-in-history-escape-room-set-2-no-prep-11806096 ">Women in History ESCAPE ROOM! Set #2</a>
lisaf5005
Macbeth - Macbeth Revision - Malcolm

Macbeth - Macbeth Revision - Malcolm

A fully differentiated and resourced lesson that focusses on the role of Malcolm in the latter half of the play and how he tests Macduff to see how loyal and goodly he is. The lesson also looks at the concept of kingship and how Jacobean society viewed the role of the king. Is Macbeth or Malcolm better suited to the role and why might this be? A fascinating lesson for KS4 students preparing for AQA English Literature Paper 1 and easily adaptable for KS3 students, too.
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Year 9 SOW on the theme of Prejudice

Year 9 SOW on the theme of Prejudice

A variety of language and literature tasks based on the theme of prejudice and discrimination. Lots of ideas which can be used to introduce KS3 students to reading and writing skills needed for GCSE
lorrainecroft13
Macbeth  - Macbeth Revision: Macduff

Macbeth - Macbeth Revision: Macduff

A fully differentiated and resourced lesson that focuses on Macbeth’s decision to revisit the witches in Act 4 Scene 1, his changing attitude and his treatment of Macduff and his family in the latter stages of the scene. Ideal preparation for students getting ready for AQA English Literature Paper 1 and easily adaptable for KS3 students, too.
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KS2 Persuasive Travel Writing Complete Unit of Work . Incl: WAGOLL, Reading  and Writing Tasks.

KS2 Persuasive Travel Writing Complete Unit of Work . Incl: WAGOLL, Reading and Writing Tasks.

KS2 Persuasive Travel Writing Complete Unit of Work on Chester. Content: W.A.G.O.L.L. Persuasive Travel Text (typed up A4 version with photographs). W.A.G.O.L.L. Persuasive Travel Text (Hand written brochure version with children’s drawings increase to A3) Reading Vocabulary Task. Retrieval Task. Author’s Choice Task. Main idea Task. Writing Planning Template. Writing Brochure Template Line Guide. Useful Vocabulary Sheet. Assessment Success Criteria.
redhairedteacher
The Charge of the Light Brigade - Alfred, Lord Tennyson - Bundle!

The Charge of the Light Brigade - Alfred, Lord Tennyson - Bundle!

These resources are designed to help students gain understanding, assessment skills, and key interpretations of Alfred, Lord Tennyson's vivid power and conflict poem: The Charge of the Light Brigade. Students will complete this learning having gathered vital skills in: interpreting the significant meanings of the poem, understanding the writer's ideas within the text, analysing the features of form and structure, considering settings and themes, and understanding Owen's language devices. This bundle contains the comprehensive and engaging lesson, the visually-appealing and informative knowledge organiser/ revision mat, and a range of resources to prepare your students for critically comparing poems. The lessons included are interactive, employ a variety of different teaching and learning methods and styles, and are visually-engaging. Resources, worksheets, and lesson plans are all provided.
TandLGuru
The Charge of the Light Brigade - Alfred, Lord Tennyson - Double Lesson!

The Charge of the Light Brigade - Alfred, Lord Tennyson - Double Lesson!

This full double lesson (the resources are enough for at least 2-3 hours of teaching time) provides an engaging and highly-informative study of Alfred Lord Tennyson’s conflict poem ‘The Charge of the Light Brigade.’ Students learn to interpret and analyse the poem in terms of content, language, and structure, learn more about the context of the Crimean War and the Battle of Balaclava, and gain crucial skills in structuring analytical responses to texts. Included is: Whole lesson PowerPoint - colourful and substantial; (including hyperlinks to informative and engaging videos) Context of the Light Brigade - worksheet (teacher’s answer-sheet also provided); Copy of poem; Content, language and structure mind map; Analysis template with success criteria for creating well-structured responses; Comprehensive lesson plan. There are also opportunities for group learning, peer assessment, and whole class discussion. This was originally taught to middle-ability year 10 groups, but can easily be differentiated for groups of different ages and abilities. All images are licensed for commercial use, and image rights are listed on the last page of the presentation.
TandLGuru
The Charge of the Light Brigade Knowledge Organiser/ Revision Mat!

The Charge of the Light Brigade Knowledge Organiser/ Revision Mat!

This detailed and visually-appealing resource offers a complete reference point for students learning or revising Alfred, Lord Tennyson’s power and conflict poem 'The Charge of the Light Brigade.’ It contains comprehensive sections on: Context; Line-by-line analysis (with quotes); Poetic Devices/ Language Devices; Themes; Form/Structure; Poems for Comparison; The Poet’s Influences. Key words and ideas are underlined for easy reference. The resource is designed to be printed onto A3, and is provided as both a PDF and a Word version (so that you can edit if you want to). All images used are licensed for commercial use and are cited on a separate document (included).
TandLGuru
British and American English

British and American English

This fun quiz on the difference between British and American students asks students to guess the American equivalent of the British noun. All answers are provided and the activity culminates by challenging students to talk like Americans, making up a script that uses as many of the thirty words that they have guessed as they can. Extra points for those who can add the accent!
brahma
Macbeth - Macbeth Revision - Banquet Scene

Macbeth - Macbeth Revision - Banquet Scene

A fully differentiated and resourced lesson that focuses on Act 3 Scene 4 of Macbeth - what is known as the banquet scene. Students use picture stimuli and key quotes provided to create their own collage based around this scene and consider the thoughts and feelings of the main characters at this point, as well as analysing the use of language in key quotes and its impact on the audience. Ideal preparation for KS4 students moving towards AQA English Literature Paper 1 and easily adaptable for KS3 classes.
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