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Worksheets and teaching resources offering scene by scene summaries together with comprehension tasks on character, themes, structure and dramatic techniques and devices. Dramatic function of key scenes, literary techniques and sample essay questions.
Poetry of the 1914-18 War. 'Recruting', 'Spring Offensive', Seed Merchant', Perhaps', Reported Missing', The parable of the old man and the young', Falling Leaves', Flanders', Jining the Colours', The Send Off', The Target', Spring in war time', The Boehemians, Te Deserter', The Hero'.(OCR exam board)
A unit of work based on Dinosaurs Galore by Giles Andreae and David Wojtowycz. Includes work on title, author, illustrator, and blurb, some pre-reading questions, a matching activity, work on rhymes, adjectives, alliteration and short and long vowels and a writing task. All activities could be printed out and used as worksheets.
this is a spreadsheet for tracking pupil achievement within English Language (2017 exams). It's based on the latest release from the government which suggests grades will be similar proportions to current grades achieved.
All you need to do is enter the names of students and the marks achieved.
This two part resource has a PowerPoint slide presentation of written errors students have made in their writing. In addition there are 10 worksheets with sentences for error correction and full paragraphs for more in depth correction,
The errors are in vocabulary, grammar, punctuation, spelling, word order.
This resource is ideal for showing students the importance of proof reading their work before handing it in!