This is a study aid I created to work through alongside the novel. It has 8 practice questions at the back of the booklet directly linked to EdExcel Understanding Prose exam. It is with a lower ability group in mind but could be easily adapted. Differentiation in terms of 'Higher Level Questions' throughout.
All pictures from google searches not my own.
A booklet created to help supplement my classes notes. There is a lot of my own work here, alongside work c&p of the net, The themes section in particular is largely taken of various revision sites. \n\nHope it helps.
This resource is for Key Stage 3/4 Level. Useful booklet to use after reading the book. It help to familiarize oneself with the events that take place in the book. Also some fun activities to complete to help aid learning.
The Punctuation Aliens from the Planet Paragraph are here and they should be on display in every classroom. If you like them, download the other six from http://www.podcastrevision.co.uk/freestuff/Downloads/
They're fun, educational and non gender specific!
Introducing the Grammar Aquarium - part of the new Grammar Show from Podcatrevision LTD. Email us at email@example.com to enquire about getting us into your school, improving your pupils' writing and having more fun than grammar should be allowed to be.
Download the video for your laptop or VLE at http://www.podcastrevision.co.uk/freestuff/Downloads/
A Full scheme of work covering writing objectives using various of Roald Dahl's works (including Matilda and The BFG). It is easy to differentiate for KS 2 (7-11 year olds) and KS3 (11-14 year olds)and contains many worksheets for activities including vocabulary and punctuation use as well as descriptive and creative writing techniques.
These ‘Library Challenge’ cards were made for my class library, but they could be used in a school library as well. The idea was just to get the children excited about reading and properly engaged with the books, and they’ve really enjoyed working through the activities – an added bonus being that I use this work to decorate the walls of our library.
There’s a selection of 10 Library Challenge Cards, plus a ‘Library Challenge of the Week’ which just allows for changing things up a little without having to print and laminate more cards.
Resources to introduce dystopian/post-apocalyptic literature conventions to AS students, but also suitable for GCSE or KS3 students. Designed to lead to a comparative essay on 'The Road' and 'The Handmaid's Tale' but easily adaptable for your choice of novels or to stand alone as a study of the four short stories included.
A variety of Literacy Tasks
Word mat provides useful words and phrases to support writing tasks.
Pirate Character Description Sheet with Writing Prompts and Graphics
Island Setting for a pirate adventure with further writing prompts
Simple Drawing Tasks
Label a Pirate
A great additional resource for a pirates topic.