Descriptive  / Creative Writing
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Lead_Practitioner

Descriptive / Creative Writing

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Complete 1 hour, well differentiated lesson with worksheet and differentiated tasks throughout. Includes peer assessment task and marking criteria. Ideal preparation for Section B of AQA Language Paper 1. Suitable for KS3/4 - adaptable Different level tasks for MA,LA or Core Designed to fit Ofsted criteria for' Good' or above. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner's Shop.
Descriptive / Creative Writing
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Lead_Practitioner

Descriptive / Creative Writing

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A fully differentiated and resourced lesson for low ability KS3 and KS4 students to help them develop their sentence starters and use of language techniques to write a description of a winter scene. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner's Shop
24 creative writing prompts
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erylands

24 creative writing prompts

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Use as independent activity cards, extensions, homework challenges, big write, assessment writing evidence, guided writes, SPAG lesson responses, talk for writing and more!
Creative Writing - Message in a Bottle
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MissCResources

Creative Writing - Message in a Bottle

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Engaging lesson on creative writing in which the students create a message in a bottle. Includes snippets of other writing to analyse for linguistic/structural techniques used for effect and to engage a reader. Includes interesting adjectives list and model written piece with questions for students to analyse. Suitable for KS2-KS3!
Descriptive Writing / Creative Writing - English Language
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Lead_Practitioner

Descriptive Writing / Creative Writing - English Language

NINETEEN fully resourced hour long lessons to prepare students for Section B of the AQA English Language Paper 1 exam, but easily adaptable for other specifications. The lessons provide students with modelled examples, mark scheme analysis, visual stimuli, sentence starters and differentiated activities to prepare them for writing their own pieces in exam conditions. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner’s Shop.
Gothic Horror Creative Writing Lesson
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lofford1

Gothic Horror Creative Writing Lesson

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Suitable for KS3 and KS4 extended writing lesson. PowerPoint includes: * Extract from Bram Stoker’s ‘Dracula’ for analysis * Overview of the features of Gothic literature * Creative writing image, activity and choice prompts * Peer assessment focus If you found this resource helpful please leave a review or check out my shop at: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/lofford1 DXP9ZZ15HP
Manipulating structure and punctuation for creative writing
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itsatarp

Manipulating structure and punctuation for creative writing

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Two engaging lesson on varying sentence structures and using punctuation for effect. Includes a range of activities and detailed worksheets that really encourage pupils to see the merit of more varied structural choices, as well as emphasises the significance of technical accuracy. Worked extremely well and had high impact on my own classes. Suitable for both KS3 and KS4.
Descriptive  / Creative Writing - Punctuation
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Lead_Practitioner

Descriptive / Creative Writing - Punctuation

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A fully differentiated and resourced lesson to prepare low ability KS3 and KS4 students for writing descriptive pieces, with a focus on their use of punctuation. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner's Shop
Of Mice and Men: Creative Writing
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lizziedc92

Of Mice and Men: Creative Writing

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A selection of resources designed to engage students with creative writing tasks, using Of Mice and Men as a starting point. Includes a feedback task getting students to focus on the use of possessive apostrophes
Structuring and Organising Creative Writing
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TandLGuru

Structuring and Organising Creative Writing

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This highly engaging and informative double lesson (around 1.5 to 2 hours of teaching materials) helps students to build skills in demonstrating appropriate, sophisticated, and original structures in their writing, and provides them with theories and techniques to help them to organise their writing adequately. I wrote this lesson because I noticed that there are an extremely high volume of students that approach extended writing tasks (even in their GCSEs) with practically no sense of organisation. Even though they have clearly learnt a number of writing techniques from their teachers, their writing can be extremely short, repetitive, and in some cases the topic is confused. This lesson aims to address each of those issues. Students learn: - What structure and organisation mean; - Narrative structure theory and 'plot mountain;' - How time order can effect a creative text; - How to expand using the five key senses; - How and when to use paragraphing; - Plan for their own extended piece of writing; Included are all worksheets, and detailed and visual PowerPoint presentation, which explains each concept clearly, and a lesson plan for teacher guidance. Alternatively, you can buy the Descriptive Writing Big Bundle (All descriptive devices lessons, structuring and organising writing lesson, capturing the readers attention lesson, and the literacy writing mat) for £5. All images are licensed for commercial use, and authors are cited on the final slide.
Dystopias: A Creative Writing Unit
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tajbarfoot

Dystopias: A Creative Writing Unit

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While this unit was made with a GCSE focus, it is highly adaptable since it includes a range of creative writing activities and exercises to help develop written communication - with a flare! From first sentences to understanding how to pick out the fine details that allow for encompassing descriptions, the unit begins by looking at the overall assessment and then works towards it using the aforementioned methods and more. Resources mentioned in the PPT are included, but mostly all content comes straight from the continuous PPT. There are definitely some exciting and involved activities, but this is why I found this unit so successful again and again - and well worth the effort of setting up! You'll work your students' technical skills in punctuation and vocabulary just as much as their imaginations will be invoked.
Describing a Setting - Creative Writing
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phileusfogg180

Describing a Setting - Creative Writing

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2-3 lessons work on describing a setting for creative writing using senses and adjectives. Aimed at Year 4/5 but all files can easily be adapted for different ages and abilities. Includes: 1. A power point illustrating the basics of scene-setting by describing senses. The images could be discussed as a class or in groups for later feedback. All images are supplied separately for hand out, if desired. 2. Activity sheets, easily adaptable depending on ability of the children. Extension includes use of similes for the more able could be extended further to metaphor and personification.
World Cup Russia 2018 English Creative Writing Lesson
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ajs12345

World Cup Russia 2018 English Creative Writing Lesson

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Make the most of this year’s World Cup with these fun and engaging creative writing resources, based around and inspired by the 2018 Russia World Cup! 25 slides jam packed with content, this lesson is sure to get your students excited about this major sporting event, whilst helping them improve their creative writing skills. Complete with a printable worksheet, this lesson has the following structure: Starter - World Cup quiz (general knowledge/picture round/English based World Cup questions) with peer-assessed answer slides Differentiated lesson aims Background and context to the World Cup Using sensory description to envisage a stadium Video stimulus of England singing national anthem to generate ideas about thoughts and feelings of being in that moment Image based stimulus for independent creative writing task Exemplars of good and bad responses for students to evaluate Self-assessment activity in which students edit and improve their own work based on the exemplars The lesson has lots of differentiation opportunities with scaffolding and stretch and challenge opportunities throughout; full teacher notes are provided underneath the slides to ensure that the lesson is ‘ready to roll’ with no adaptation required. This lesson is recommended for students from year 6 up to year 10 - so top of Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3 and the bottom of Key Stage 4. Feedback and reviews very much welcomed and appreciated. Buy in confidence from a TES recommended author!
Creative Writing - The Storm
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MissCResources

Creative Writing - The Storm

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Engaging lesson on creative writing in which the students describe a storm. Includes snippets of other writing to analyse for linguistic/structural techniques used for effect and to engage a reader. Includes interesting adjectives list and model written piece with questions for students to analyse. Suitable for KS2-KS3!