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Formal letter writing peer assessment and self improvement checklist

Formal letter writing peer assessment and self improvement checklist

I have attached a checklist to give pupils when they are practising their formal letter assessments. It includes SPAG, structure and DAFOREST for content. In addition to this checklist, there is also a peer assessment grid for pupils to stick in after they have completed their letter, they can then swap and mark each other on what they have included.
Jamiecalcutt
AQA style English Language Paper 1 practice paper (Children of Men)

AQA style English Language Paper 1 practice paper (Children of Men)

A full English Language Paper 1 in the style of AQA, based on an extract from 'Children of Men'. The style of this is as close to a real AQA paper as possible in terms of the language used in the questions. This is the full paper, with both the language analysis (questions 1 to 4) and the creative writing section (question 5).
delewiel
AQA style English Language Paper 1 practice paper (The Woman in Black)

AQA style English Language Paper 1 practice paper (The Woman in Black)

A full English Language Paper 1 in the style of AQA, based on an extract from 'The Woman in Black'. The style of this is as close to a real AQA paper as possible in terms of the language used in the questions. This is the full paper, with both the language analysis (questions 1 to 4) and the creative writing section (question 5).
delewiel
PROSE: LORD OF THE FLIES - WILLIAM GOLDING - chapter 5 Beast from Water. (6 PAGES)

PROSE: LORD OF THE FLIES - WILLIAM GOLDING - chapter 5 Beast from Water. (6 PAGES)

The questions are suited to the AO's: explicit meaning, implicit meaning, language, structure, compare and evaluate. This will work as a good resource to use alongside studying the novel. Alternatively, you could set it as homework or revision. There are more in this collection. You can contact: kptutoring@hotmail.com for other worksheets based on literary texts.
KatPus
Pronouns

Pronouns

This resource is made with a Harry Potter theme. Children are introduced to the term pronouns through a short Harry Potter clip where they can hear how badly pronouns are needed in spoken language as well as written. I have made differentiated work resources for the children to use for low ability, middle ability and high abililty- all still based on the Harry Potter Theme. Children are encouraged to work in groups throughout this lesson to try and practice using pronouns on whiteboards, before their activity. Using a Harry Potter theme worked well in my class as it fun, colourful and different from their normal SPAG lessons, which can sometimes be boring. I have included a powerpoint, worsheets and a detailed plan with this package.
Morrisr9
Edexcel English Language Paper 2 Non Fiction and Transactional Writing

Edexcel English Language Paper 2 Non Fiction and Transactional Writing

An excellent 76 slide PowerPoint which talks through strategies for approaching language paper 2 based on the past paper 127 Hours: Between a Rock and a Hard Place by Aron Ralston and Return of Shackleton from Weddell Sea by American Geographical Society. With suggested answers from the mark scheme and written examples. A full term's lesson plan.
wendysolomon
Silas Marner for Yr 9 SOW - Part I

Silas Marner for Yr 9 SOW - Part I

This is a resource which I have developed for Yr 9 as an introduction to 19th century text study at GCSE. The unit covers the context of Victorian society as well as the Industrial revolution and class. There are assessment opportunities for both reading and writing skills as part of the lessons and differentiation is integrated into the tasks. The scheme covers only part 1 of the novel but gives a detailed introduction to author technique, developing key reading skills as well as plot and character. The page numbers refer to the Wordsworth Classic edition of the novel.
wigglespie
PROSE: LORD OF THE FLIES - WILLIAM GOLDING - chapter 3 Huts on the Beach. (4 PAGES)

PROSE: LORD OF THE FLIES - WILLIAM GOLDING - chapter 3 Huts on the Beach. (4 PAGES)

The questions are suited to the AO's: explicit meaning, implicit meaning, language, structure, compare and evaluate. This will work as a good resource to use alongside studying the novel. Alternatively, you could set it as homework or revision. There are more in this collection. You can contact: kptutoring@hotmail.com for other worksheets based on literary texts.
KatPus
KS4: Things Fall Apart Part 3, Chapters 20-25

KS4: Things Fall Apart Part 3, Chapters 20-25

These presentations are beautifully illustrated and very engaging for the students. These presentations include learning objectives, a slide outlining previous learning, a slide for key terms and critical language, a starter activity, summary and analysis questions, an academic writing task, an extension task and a plenary. All tasks try and capture the context of Nigeria by exploring customs and traditional. A great GCSE resource. Each presentation has been tested and refined in class, and revised once every academic year. This presentation also has a literacy and language focus in the starter and extension activities.
MFLYNN-Teacher
Noun Madness Interactive PowerPoint Quiz Game

Noun Madness Interactive PowerPoint Quiz Game

Noun Madness is an interactive quiz board game. Noun questions are asked with multiple choice answers; you then click your choice and either go to a thumbs up or thumbs down slide. If you got it wrong, you go back and try again, if you got it right, you go to the next. There are 9 questions in total; perfect for a starter! The PowerPoint has information slides on all the different nouns - common, proper, singular, plural and collective before the quiz. Hope you like it:)
MissCharlotteAndrews
KS4: (25) Things Fall Apart - Part 3 Chapter 25

KS4: (25) Things Fall Apart - Part 3 Chapter 25

This presentation is beautifully illustrated and very engaging for the students. This presentation includes learning objectives, a slide outlining previous learning, a slide for key terms and critical language, a starter activity, summary and analysis questions, an academic writing task, an extension task and a plenary. Each presentation has been tested and refined in class, and revised once every academic year. This presentation also has a literacy and language focus in the starter and extension activities.
MFLYNN-Teacher