Secondary English language learning resources: other texts

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Three Little Pigs - Media/English/Fairy Tales/Adaptations/Newspapers

Three Little Pigs - Media/English/Fairy Tales/Adaptations/Newspapers

Using The Three Little Pigs as inspiration for this Media bundle, you'll find all you need to cover key terms such as adaptations and stereotypes. Please allow 3-5 hours to cover all material attached. Included: x3 PPTS Embedded videos (links in notes); sample sentence starts, differentiated activities - must,could, should approach. Students will consider the changing nature of how we view and interact with news stories today. Lessons will encourage speaking and listening. Students will also work on their writing skills, with a particular focus on their functional writing skills. I usually follow these lessons up with a segment on Fake News and I'm currently working on developing a bundle for that topic.

By LouiseLenihan

Three Little Pigs - L3 - Stereotypes and Letter to the Editor

Three Little Pigs - L3 - Stereotypes and Letter to the Editor

Building on the previous two lessons, lesson three aims to have students define and identify stereotypes. With this keyword in mind, students compose a scaffolded letter to an editor of a newspaper. I usually buy some newspapers the week of these lessons. Photocopying an article and a letter responding to these is a worthwhile activity in the lead up to this lesson. Students usually read the article/letter to the editor in groups. If these lessons have worked for you in the classroom, then please leave a review in the comments section below. It's always great to hear how a group progresses with these activities!

By LouiseLenihan

Prescribed Film Trailers Junior Cycle English

Prescribed Film Trailers Junior Cycle English

L.O.: To persuade, after viewing film trailers, class choice for cinema trip Students will work on the language of persuasion. In groups, students must make a presentation about the best film to study. These films have been selected from a prescribed list in preparation for the Junior Cycle Assessment. All films are suitable for study as part of any English film studies module.

By LouiseLenihan

Summer Holiday Reading Bingo!

Summer Holiday Reading Bingo!

Give your pupils a reading challenge over the holidays with this new Summer Reading Bingo, created in partnership with the booksfortopics.com team. Instructions 1. Print out the bingo cards for pupils to take home over the summer holidays. 2. When pupils return to school after the holidays you can award prizes, housepoints or certificates for a completed line or for a full house!

By KS2History

End of Year!

End of Year!

Get 20% off this resource using code GREAT-YEAR at checkout! End of year activities for primary! A bundle of three of our popular end of term activities! 1. End of term iPhone activity booklet. 2. Fidget Spinner All About Me activities (end of term/transition). 3. All About Me time capsules - fill these in at the end of term and pass on to the next teacher to be opened in a year's time! 3 great activities to have up your sleeve for the end of term! BONUS FREEBIE: Summer Holiday Bingo!

By KS2History

Transition Bundle!

Transition Bundle!

A bundle of popular transition activities for primary teachers meeting their new classes! Save time with our popular transition day resources.

By KS2History

QUIZ  A TRUE STORY OR A LEGEND KING ARTHUR

QUIZ A TRUE STORY OR A LEGEND KING ARTHUR

Here is a short TEXT about the legend of KING ARTHUR ( reading comprehension)+ a QUIZ ( questions ) .A Worksheet of 3 pages ( TEXT + QUIZ + KEY included) . Level A2/ B1 for reading and writing skill.

By Olynj