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Black History Month: Nelson Mandela

Black History Month: Nelson Mandela

Research task getting students to find key facts on the life of Nelson Mandela. Students are also given a famous quote from Mandela about education. They must make their own interpretations of this and write a PEE paragraph about it. Good activity/starter/homework to lead you into a more in depth discussion or tasks about Nelson Mandela
xxnats1989xx
AQA Q5 Writing Starters

AQA Q5 Writing Starters

TEN writing starters for Paper 1, Question 5. Students are given a series of pictures as a stimulus (some of the photography is taken by me!) and a success criteria for each picture. This will help guide their writing and create more imaginative openings using ambitious writing techniques to impress an examiner! Find some free examples to download on my Tes shop. If you like it, download the collection :o)
xxnats1989xx
Black History Month English Lesson: Stephen Lawrence

Black History Month English Lesson: Stephen Lawrence

The case of Stephen Lawrence was reignited with the 'Joint Enterprise' Law in 2012. If you witness a crime and you do not report it, are you just as guilty as the perpetrator? Students will be introduced to a brief history of joint enterprise and the details of the Stephen Lawrence case, giving students a real life example of the law at work. Students will use a range of connectives to create a balanced argument which feeds into evaluative writing (AO4) for the GCSE English language paper, as well as analytical writing (AO2) in the GCSE English literature paper. Activities include: paired discussions, peer assessments and a short BBC video clip. Lesson duration: 50 minutes for sets 1 & 2. Double (100 minutes) for sets 3 and below, Differentiation: sets 3 and below should use dictionaries throughout the lesson. Challenge tasks offered for higher sets.
NDOUGLAS06
Conditional Clauses with Eminem

Conditional Clauses with Eminem

A brief review of the three different kinds of conditional clauses in the English language, along with examples of their usage as rap lyrics in songs from iconic rapper Eminem (born Marshall Mathers). Students have to determine which type of conditional clauses Eminem uses, and highlight which words helped them reach their conclusion. Perfect as supplemental practice, especially for students who love rap music or maybe think that they're "too cool" for English class.
benjamineugene_91
Biographies of Notable People - Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

Biographies of Notable People - Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

This Reading Comprehension worksheets bundle is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The texts narrate the life and work of a number of notable individuals from the world of politics, science and arts. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, gap filling exercises, True or False, character match and definitions matching exercises, word searches and crosswords. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
"A History Of..." - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

"A History Of..." - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

This bundle includes four different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore different concepts through time / history... After carefully reading each story / text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, matching exercises and engage in in-depth classroom discussions on topics relevant to each text. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
Black History Month - Reading Comprehension Bundle

Black History Month - Reading Comprehension Bundle

This Reading Comprehension worksheets bundle is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The texts describe the origins of slavery in South America, the abolitionist and post-abolitionist movement as well as Martin Luther King's life and work. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, gap filling exercises, True or False, definitions matching exercises, word searches, classroom discussions and crosswords. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
The Help Movie Viewing Guide

The Help Movie Viewing Guide

This movie really has a lot to teach viewers. Encourage your students to learn from the mistakes of the characters in this movie and avoid making similar mistakes of their own. Discuss with your students the 11 high-level, short answer and essay questions in this 4 page PDF movie guide by pausing at the designated times on the movie guide. For more product images and sample questions please visit: http://k12movieguides.com/product/the-help-movie-guide/ Is this movie guide worth it? Check out the reviews and ratings of my other guides, check out the preview file for this product, and download my free Kung Fu Panda 3 Movie Guide here to try before you buy. An answer key is not included as many questions are open-ended and encourage students to analyze the film. Many answers will not fit into a 'box'. Students are encouraged to construct their own meaning from the characters' dialogue and behavior. Here are my tips for using this movie guide in your classroom: -Print one, double-sided movie guide for each student -Preview each question on the movie guide as you come to it before resuming the movie -Pause at the times designated on the movie guide and help students if necessary -Discussion here is great, encourage and allow students to share their ideas and thoughts for any question -Discourage students from simply copying answers -If needed, and if time allows, feel free to rewind and show important parts of the movie for additional analysis -After completing the short answers on the movie guide, allow about 10 minutes for each essay question at the end -On average, completing this movie guide will require about 45 minutes in addition to the length of the movie Your feedback, ratings, likes and follows are appreciated: *Follow me on Pinterest : ) https://www.pinterest.com/teachertrav/ *Like my Facebook page : ) https://www.facebook.com/k12movieguides/ *Subscribe to my blog : ) http://k12movieguides.com/ *Follow me on Instagram : ) https://www.instagram.com/teachertravis/
travis82
The Butler Movie Viewing Guide

The Butler Movie Viewing Guide

The Butler is based on the true story of a man who served 8 presidents as a butler in the White House. This movie guide will help students learn about American history, but specifically about the civil rights movement. Give students the opportunity to sympathize with the struggles that happened during this difficult time in history.Discuss with your students the 11 high-level, short answer and essay questions in this 5 page PDF movie guide by pausing at the designated times on the movie guide. For more product images and sample questions please visit: http://k12movieguides.com/product/butler-movie-guide/ Is this movie guide worth it? Check out the reviews and ratings of my other guides, check out the preview file for this product, and download my free Kung Fu Panda 3 Movie Guide here to try before you buy. An answer key is not included as many questions are open-ended and encourage students to analyze the film. Many answers will not fit into a 'box'. Students are encouraged to construct their own meaning from the characters' dialogue and behavior. Here are my tips for using this movie guide in your classroom: -Print one, double-sided movie guide for each student -Preview each question on the movie guide as you come to it before resuming the movie -Pause at the times designated on the movie guide and help students if necessary -Discussion here is great, encourage and allow students to share their ideas and thoughts for any question -Discourage students from simply copying answers -If needed, and if time allows, feel free to rewind and show important parts of the movie for additional analysis -After completing the short answers on the movie guide, allow about 10 minutes for each essay question at the end -On average, completing this movie guide will require about 45 minutes in addition to the length of the movie Your feedback, ratings, likes and follows are appreciated: *Follow me on Pinterest : ) https://www.pinterest.com/teachertrav/ *Like my Facebook page : ) https://www.facebook.com/k12movieguides/ *Subscribe to my blog : ) http://k12movieguides.com/ *Follow me on Instagram : ) https://www.instagram.com/teachertravis/
travis82
Selma Movie Viewing Guide

Selma Movie Viewing Guide

This Selma movie guide does a fantastic job exposing students to the emotion, strategy, leadership, and terror demonstrated in Selma during 1965. This movie guide will help guide your students through the big issues and help them internalize the lessons that can be learned from history. Discuss with your students the 11 high-level, short answer and essay questions in this 4 page PDF movie guide by pausing at the designated times on the movie guide. For more product images and sample questions please visit: http://k12movieguides.com/product/selma-movie-guide/ Is this movie guide worth it? Check out the reviews and ratings of my other guides, check out the preview file for this product, and download my free Kung Fu Panda 3 Movie Guide here to try before you buy. An answer key is not included as many questions are open-ended and encourage students to analyze the film. Many answers will not fit into a 'box'. Students are encouraged to construct their own meaning from the characters' dialogue and behavior. Here are my tips for using this movie guide in your classroom: -Print one, double-sided movie guide for each student -Preview each question on the movie guide as you come to it before resuming the movie -Pause at the times designated on the movie guide and help students if necessary -Discussion here is great, encourage and allow students to share their ideas and thoughts for any question -Discourage students from simply copying answers -If needed, and if time allows, feel free to rewind and show important parts of the movie for additional analysis -After completing the short answers on the movie guide, allow about 10 minutes for each essay question at the end -On average, completing this movie guide will require about 45 minutes in addition to the length of the movie Your feedback, ratings, likes and follows are appreciated: *Follow me on Pinterest : ) https://www.pinterest.com/teachertrav/ *Like my Facebook page : ) https://www.facebook.com/k12movieguides/ *Subscribe to my blog : ) http://k12movieguides.com/ *Follow me on Instagram : ) https://www.instagram.com/teachertravis/
travis82
The Jackie Robinson Story (42) Movie Viewing Guide

The Jackie Robinson Story (42) Movie Viewing Guide

42 is the heroic story of Jackie Robinson, the first African American player to play in the MLB. This important historic event of significant consequence is a great way to teach students about the mistakes of the past and how to not repeat them. Discuss with your students the 12 high-level, short answer and essay questions in this 5 page PDF movie guide by pausing at the designated times on the movie guide. For more product images and sample questions please visit: http://k12movieguides.com/product/42-jackie-robinson-story-movie-guide/ Is this movie guide worth it? Check out the reviews and ratings of my other guides, check out the preview file for this product, and download my free Kung Fu Panda 3 Movie Guide here to try before you buy. An answer key is not included as many questions are open-ended and encourage students to analyze the film. Many answers will not fit into a 'box'. Students are encouraged to construct their own meaning from the characters' dialogue and behavior. Here are my tips for using this movie guide in your classroom: -Print one, double-sided movie guide for each student -Preview each question on the movie guide as you come to it before resuming the movie -Pause at the times designated on the movie guide and help students if necessary -Discussion here is great, encourage and allow students to share their ideas and thoughts for any question -Discourage students from simply copying answers -If needed, and if time allows, feel free to rewind and show important parts of the movie for additional analysis -After completing the short answers on the movie guide, allow about 10 minutes for each essay question at the end -On average, completing this movie guide will require about 45 minutes in addition to the length of the movie Your feedback, ratings, likes and follows are appreciated: *Follow me on Pinterest : ) https://www.pinterest.com/teachertrav/ *Like my Facebook page : ) https://www.facebook.com/k12movieguides/ *Subscribe to my blog : ) http://k12movieguides.com/ *Follow me on Instagram : ) https://www.instagram.com/teachertravis/
travis82
Half-day debate competition

Half-day debate competition

Following the TES-recommended debate competition resource, this follows a similar, more structured format. A great speaking and listening tool which involves the whole class the whole way through!
essexboy