A Christmas Carol
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A Christmas Carol

AWARD NOMINATED: EVERY LESSON FOR A CHRISTMAS CAROL! 20x fully differentiated and resourced lessons to prepare KS3 and KS4 students for AQA GCSE English Literature questions on Charles Dickens' classic novella. All created by Tes Bev Evans Award nominated author 2017. Includes the following lessons: 1) Historical context introduction 2) Stave one introduction 3) Stave one language analysis 4) Fred and Scrooge character analysis 5) Marley's Ghost 6) Marley's Ghost - language analysis 7) Marley's message 8) The Ghost of Christmas Past 9) Fezziwig 10) The Ghost of Christmas Past continued 11) Fan and Belle 12) The Ghost of Christmas Present 13) Writing to Argue - Writing an article on poverty 14) Writing to Argue continued 15) The Ghost of Christmas Present continued 16) Analysing key quotes 17) Essay writing preparation 18) Exam-style preparation 19) How Scrooge changes in Staves 5 and 6 20) Exam question review Keep checking your downloads as more and more resources will be added to this bundle.
A Christmas Carol - Stave 1
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A Christmas Carol - Stave 1

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A fully differentiated and resourced lesson that looks at the character of Scrooge in Stave 1 and helps students to develop an understanding of Victorian workhouses. Ideal preparation for KS3 and KS4 students preparing for GCSE-style tasks.
A Christmas Carol Huge Bundle!
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TandLGuru

A Christmas Carol Huge Bundle!

THIS BUNDLE CONTAINS ALL OF THE 'A CHRISTMAS CAROL' LESSONS, IN ADDITION TO THE 30-PAGE COMPREHENSION BOOKLET, THE KNOWLEDGE ORGANISER, AND THE POINTLESS GAME! This engaging, varied, and informative scheme of learning is designed to help students gain understanding, assessment skills, and key interpretations of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol. Made up of a wide-range of interesting and exciting lessons, students should complete this scheme having gathered vital skills in: interpreting the significant meanings of the text, understanding the writer's ideas within the text, analysing key characters, settings, and themes, and understanding Dickens' language devices. Stimulating, visual, and easily adaptable, these lessons provide suggested learning objectives and outcomes for students of a wide-range of abilities - The vast majority of tasks are differentiated to allow for different abilities and needs in your classroom. Each lesson loosely follows this logical learning journey to ensure that students learn in bite-size steps: - Engaging - Defining/ Understanding - Identifying/Remembering - Analysing/ Creating - Peer or self evaluating. All of the lessons 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.
A Christmas Carol Family Quotations
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emmajackson92

A Christmas Carol Family Quotations

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Mind map of quotations relating to the theme of family within A Christmas Carol. Suitable for revision or to use alongside teaching the novella. Includes quotations linking to : - Scrooge's relationship with Fred / Belle / Fan - Fezziwig's family - Cratchit family
A Christmas Carol - Exam Questions
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A1EnglishResources

A Christmas Carol - Exam Questions

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This superb resource contains THIRTY sample exam questions for revising 'A Christmas Carol‘. It features 14 questions on characters, 11 on themes and 5 on techniques. These questions have been carefully designed to reflect the exact format and demands of the new AQA GCSE English Literature exam paper. These AQA ‘A Christmas Carol’ Resources can also be purchased individually: 14 ‘A Christmas Carol’ exam questions on characters 16 ‘A Christmas Carol’ exam questions on themes and techniques. These questions can be used both as class activities and as homework. They are also ideal for practice tests in the run-up to the exams. I hope these are helpful for you and instructive for your students – as always, I’d be delighted to hear any feedback you may have. I will be adding lots more GCSE revision resources to my shop so please check back regularly!
Christmas Carol : Context
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jigglemama

Christmas Carol : Context

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An hour long lesson for GCSE (KS4) students on A Christmas Carol. English Literature focus - based on the current 2015-2017 AQA specification. The lesson explores the concept of Materialism and Commercialism and uses students own ideas as the basis of understanding the message of Charles Dickens. It includes links to yo-utube clips, dialogic and active learning based activities, and is also designed to appeal to visual learners, Keywords are signalled and defined throughout. Worked successfully with Mid to High Ability students.
A Christmas Carol Stave 2
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maveyy

A Christmas Carol Stave 2

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Week of lessons - PPT and work book. Includes notes and tasks for Stave 2. I used these with a lower ability GCSE class but they would suit a variety of classes. Full scheme also available.
A Christmas Carol Stave 3
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maveyy

A Christmas Carol Stave 3

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Week of lessons - PPT and work book. Includes notes and tasks for Stave 3. Also includes writing booklet to develop skills - punctuation and sentence structures. I used these with a lower ability GCSE class but they would suit a variety of classes. Full scheme also available.
A Christmas Carol Key Quotes
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EnglishGrade5

A Christmas Carol Key Quotes

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Key quotes along side a task differentiated by bronze, silver, gold - great as a revision tool for students to learn key quotes for exams.
A Christmas Carol Revision Booklet
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JodieMills

A Christmas Carol Revision Booklet

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A 49 page revision booklet with: - information on Dickens - information on context - Key extracts - tables to complete on themes - a key quote challenge - 10 practice questions - sentence starters for writing responses
A Christmas Carol - Revision Quiz
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veritymay

A Christmas Carol - Revision Quiz

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Revision for a GCSE English Literature class, covering key knowledge, characters, quotes, themes, language and structure. Answer sheet for teams included. Run time around 40-50 mins.
A Christmas Carol - Marley's Message
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A Christmas Carol - Marley's Message

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A fully differentiated and resourced lesson that focuses on the latter half of Stave One in Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol and in particular the way in which Marley’s Ghost communicates his messages to a bewildered Ebenezer Scrooge. Includes differentiated activites, key quotes, engaging approaches to understanding the text and more. Excellent preparation for students about to sit important Literature exams or easily adaptable for younger year groups.
A Christmas Carol - Marley's ghost
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rjones7

A Christmas Carol - Marley's ghost

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A lesson on the significance of Marley's ghost. Can be used as a 'scavenger' or 'marketplace' type activity. Students to retrieve information on Marley's ghost using the worksheet attached and then complete their own exam style analysis. Writing frame and model included.
A CHRISTMAS CAROL THEME REVISION CARDS: poverty, isolation, ghosts, Christmas, family
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A CHRISTMAS CAROL THEME REVISION CARDS: poverty, isolation, ghosts, Christmas, family

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Double sided revision cards on 6 themes in A Christmas Carol. Includes PowerPoint lesson with success criteria, starter, differentiation, plenary. The front of the card contains key parts of the novella linked to each theme along with key quotations and notes on context. The back of the card has space for students to make notes on analysing the key quotations. Before giving students the cards, I make them fill in notes for each quotation on the separate worksheet to ensure they understand the importance of each quotation.
A Christmas Carol: The Context of Victorian Britain!
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TandLGuru

A Christmas Carol: The Context of Victorian Britain!

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This engaging and informative lesson students to make sustained and developed links between Dickens’ A Christmas Carol and its social and historical context. In particular, students learn about the harsh treatment of the poor in Victorian society, the selfishness and cruelty of those in power, and attitudes towards sin, religion, and the supernatural. The lesson explores how Dickens explores these ideas through the allegorical nature of the text. The lesson follows a step-by-step learning journey, in which children learn through: - Understanding key information about Charles Dickens, his life, and influences; - Researching and sharing key contextual understanding about the rich, poor, healthcare, and religion in the 19th Century; - Reading Stave 1 of ‘A Christmas Carol’ and identifying evidence of contextual influences; - Analysing how Dickens presents his views about the cruelty of 19th Century life through the opening of the text; - Peer assessing each other’s learning attempts. Included is: - Whole lesson PowerPoint - colourful and comprehensive; - Extract - Chapter 1 of A Christmas Carol; - Template for researching 19th Century life (and completed answer sheet for teachers); - 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 mixed 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.
Christmas Coordinates
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DNewley

Christmas Coordinates

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Christmas Coordinates: 4 Quadrant - Elf (5x5mm) 1 Quadrant - Rudolf (5x5mm) 1 Quadrant - Santa (5x5mm) 1 Quadrant (SEN Friendly) - Rudolf (1x1cm) 1 Quadrant (SEN Friendly) - Frosty (1x1cm) 1 Quadrant (SEN Friendly) - Holly (1x1cm) Enjoy!!! When i get a chance will make the following. 1 Quadrant (SEN Friendly) - Christmas Pudding (1x1cm) 1 Quadrant - Mistletoe (5x5mm) 1 Quadrant - Fireplace (5x5mm) 2 Quadrant - Holly (5x5mm) 2 Quadrant - Angel (5x5mm) 2 Quadrant - Tree and Presents (5x5mm) 4 Quadrant - Robin (5x5mm) 4 Quadrant - Frosty (5x5mm)
A Christmas Carol - Christmas
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Castiel1

A Christmas Carol - Christmas

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This is an introductory lesson to 'A Christmas carol' by looking at Christmas traditions. I am sing it for low ability year 7 and will edit with differentiation as I teach the scheme.
Scrooge - A Christmas Carol
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Scrooge - A Christmas Carol

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Scrooge - A Christmas Carol: A fully differentiated lesson that focuses in on Staves 4 and 5 as Scrooge transforms from a selfish and greedy individual into a kind and caring person. Ideal for both KS3 and KS4 classes.