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Speaking Talking Wordsearch Puzzle Sheet Keywords Settler Starter Cover Lesson English Synonyms

Speaking Talking Wordsearch Puzzle Sheet Keywords Settler Starter Cover Lesson English Synonyms

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet on the theme of ‘Talking’. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Macbeth - Macbeth Revision - Act 3 Scene 1

Macbeth - Macbeth Revision - Act 3 Scene 1

A fully differentiated and resourced lesson that focuses on Macbeth and Banquo in Act 3 Scene 1 as they both reveal their innermost thoughts and feelings about what has happened to Duncan and what they plan or hope for the future. Ideal preparation for KS4 students getting ready for AQA English Literature Paper 1 GCSE or KS3 students moving towards these exams.
Lead_Practitioner
Planning a Holiday - Oral Assessment (Speaking and Listening)

Planning a Holiday - Oral Assessment (Speaking and Listening)

This is a group task. There are sufficient tasks for up to 8 people. (allow 6x40 minute lessons - 2 for research; 2 for group work; 1 for reflection tasks; 2 for presentations) Team leaders are assigned one destination from a choice of 14 (these can be assigned at random) Tasks include: Budget - (may be presented in Excel doc/using graphs) Word doc - for presenting the positives and negatives of the trip PPT - for presentation (score sheet attached) Website - tips for families on traveling to this county Publisher - brochure of tips Business cards Accomodation options Eating-in/Eating-out options Contingency plan Route options Suggested activities Reflection Tasks Roles Project Manager/Team Leader = Budget Controller Activities Cordinator (in-door/outdoor = weather permitting) = Accomodation Researcher (hotel/hostel/b and b/ air b and b/ camper van etc) = Route Planner (Start Destination = location of school; must factor in cost of petrol/diesel/electricity etc) Eating-in/Eating-Out (5 meals per day = breakfast/lunch/dinner/2 snacks per person) Contingency planner (bad weather/breakdown of transport/injuries/illness/insurance cover) What to pack – family of 4: 2 adults and 2 children
LouiseBDaly
Exposure - Wilfred Owen - Bundle!

Exposure - Wilfred Owen - Bundle!

This bundle contains the comprehensive and engaging 'Exposure' lesson, the visually-appealing and informative 'Exposure' knowledge organiser/ revision mat, and a range of resources to prepare your students for critically comparing poems. They are designed to help students gain understanding, assessment skills, and key interpretations of Wilfred Owen's vivid and harrowing World War I poem. 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. 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
Exposure - Wilfred Owen

Exposure - Wilfred Owen

This engaging, comprehensive lesson aims to improve students’ understanding of Wilfred Owen’s WWI power and conflict poem ‘Exposure’ with particular focus upon the language, structure, and subject matter used within the poem. By the end of the lesson, students demonstrate their knowledge of the text analytically, through assured, appropriate, and sustained interpretations. The lesson follows a step-by-step learning journey, in which children learn through: Considering the meanings of the word ‘exposure’ and inferring what this may suggest about the meaning of the poem; Securing contextual understanding of the conditions and weather faced by WWI soldiers; Reading and interpreting the poem, using a provided line-by-line analysis, and interactive group activities; Developing their understanding through inferring and analysing key language and structural choices; Analysing how the themes of suffering and misery are conveyed through Owen’s language and structure choices; Self/ Peer assessing each other’s learning attempts. Included is: Whole lesson PowerPoint - colourful and substantial; (including hyperlinks to informative and videos) Copy of poem (freely available online); Deeper thinking worksheet; Analysis template with success criteria for creating well-structured responses; Comprehensive lesson plan. All resources are provided as word documents (for easy editing) and PDF documents (to ensure consistency of formatting between computers). There are also opportunities for group learning, peer assessment, and whole class discussion. This was originally taught to middle-ability year 10 and 11 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
KS2 KS3 Macbeth Fortune Cookie Project

KS2 KS3 Macbeth Fortune Cookie Project

Based on Macbeth’s coronation banquet and knowledge of plot and character, this is a fantastic mini project that can be done quickly as a lesson and a couple of homeworks or can be expanded to be more cross-curricular. Students invent fortunes based on knowledge of events in the play after the banquet scene and engage in research so that they can make (faux or real) fortune cookies for the characters in ‘Macbeth’. Amazing for creative learning. Works well as end of term work or a project homework or cross-curricular writing.
alisonwhitecreative
Lesson One:  Lesson Plan and resources

Lesson One: Lesson Plan and resources

Lesson One of a Unit of 10 Lessons on Ancient Egypt. Includes a detailed step by step lesson plan and all resources including levelled word searches and suggestions for differentiation. All resources are printable, editable and have answers provided. Created for High School Years 9, 10 Special Education students (ID, ASD, SLI) and students with learning difficulties who had varying literacy levels from non-readers to reading at close to peer age level but with low comprehension levels and limited higher order thinking skills. This unit could be used successfully in primary school classrooms. Lesson content and resources have been differentiated and are designed to be expanded and taken further by more able students while allowing low level students to succeed and engage in the learning. ID – Intellectual Disability ASD – Autism Spectrum Disorder SLI – Speech Language Impairment
KnowntoWork
Exposure - Wilfred Owen - Knowledge Organiser/ Revision Mat!

Exposure - Wilfred Owen - Knowledge Organiser/ Revision Mat!

This detailed and visually-appealing resource offers a complete reference point for students learning or revising Wilfred Owen’s World War I power and conflict poem 'Exposure.’ It contains comprehensive sections on: Context; Line-by-line analysis (with quotes); Poetic Devices/ Language Devices; Themes; Form/Structure; Poems for Comparison; Thoughts of the Poet. 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
An Inspector Calls - Speech

An Inspector Calls - Speech

A lesson based on the question: Who is the guiltiest character in ‘An Inspector Calls’. The lesson includes a model speech persuading the reader that Sybil is the guiltiest character using AFOREST techniques. A blank planning sheet is provided to help students consider their own persuasive examples.
EB03