Free sample pages from B and D Publishing’s KS3 Responses to Reading Series One, aimed at Years 7 to 8. The pack consists of prose extracts and poems covering a range of topics. Each extract is followed by ample opportunity for written response. Many of the extracts provide a good introduction to pre-twentieth century texts. The pack also provides a varied and instantly available source for one-off lessons and homework.
The full resource pack is 48 pages and is available here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks3-responses-to-reading-series-one-12081224
The regular licence enables you to use this resource with your own students. Copy, edit and provide the material to those students you teach in any medium or format for the purpose of educating them and/or their private study/exam revision. The school licence allows you also to share this resource with colleagues at your school.
Also available is Responses to Reading Series Two, aimed at Years 8 to 9: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks3-responses-to-reading-series-two-12084714
Also available is our KS2 English Skills Revision series. The two workpacks contain work on a variety of language topics designed to meet much of the criteria required for the KS2 National Curriculum Test Paper 1: English grammar, punctuation and spelling. Both packs are intended for revision and consolidation of these topics for pupils working at levels 3-5.
KS2 English Skills Revision Series One
KS2 English Skills Revision Series Two
Also available is our KS2 English Reading and Responding, which provides exercises to help prepare pupils for the national curriculum English reading test: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks2-english-reading-and-responding-12071620
For even better value, a KS2 English Skills bundle is available: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks2-english-skills-bundle-12072596
See also our KS3 English Skills resources: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/ks3-english-skills-resource-pack-bundle-11860826
Also useful is our Working With Words series: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/working-with-words-series-1-4-scheme-of-work-bundle-11961274
See also the Reading Record scheme. This pack provides KS3 pupils with a structure for recording their reading progress, ideal for use in library lessons. Students are guided through three levels - BRONZE, SILVER and GOLD - with targets that must be reached within each level. Each level is rewarded with a certificate. The resource pack contains a wide variety of worksheets: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/reading-record-scheme-of-work-for-library-lessons-12011584
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