KS3 Reading Journal: activity worksheets

KS3 Reading Journal: activity worksheets

This resource contains some worksheets which can be stuck into a notebook and used as a reading journal. It has a large list of suggested activities that compliment and stimulate further thinking about a student's reading
mirrymir
Tempest homework Project

Tempest homework Project

A homework project based on The Tempest to be adapted for your own class. Structured to take four weeks and ultimately results in the creation of a Theatre Programme for a performance of the play. This will include a cover page design, cast list with biographies of the leading actors, a design for set and costumes and a letter from the director.
mirrymir
Establishing Atmosphere:  Frankenstein

Establishing Atmosphere: Frankenstein

A short powerpoint presentation examining some of the literary devises used in the horror genre. It includes an anotated extract from Mary Shelley's Frankenstein and addresses the question - how is atmosphere created?
kizhen
Horror Writing: full scheme of work and resources

Horror Writing: full scheme of work and resources

A KS3 Medium Term Plan of Work with resources that covers a number of writing objectives, both non-fiction and fictional writing, and researching and investigating using Goosebumps plus others. Contains worksheet activities for sequencing writing, identifying similes, non-fictional writing designed for the purpose of instruction, vocabulary improvement and making predictions.
asadler79
Myth Starter Kit: resources and activities

Myth Starter Kit: resources and activities

A few resources to help when studying Myths and Legends, especially Greek Myths. It contains a blank newspaper format, a set of cards that may be used to randomly select the characters, a writing framework and plot of a students own myth, a synopsis of a handful of Greek myths (Echo and Narcissus, Perseus and Medusa, Theseus and the Minotaur, Hades and Persephone, Orpheus and Eurydice and Jason and the Argonauts).
Rosytedmole
How to Build a Character Cartoon Strip

How to Build a Character Cartoon Strip

A cartoon strip worksheet designed to help pupils plan a character stage by stage. It considers physical and personal qualities and the words and literary devices students may use in the creation of a character. Useful for both creative and descriptive writing.
MinionMagic
My Favourite Christmas: Starter Sentences

My Favourite Christmas: Starter Sentences

Simple paragraph plan to be used for personal writing. Also included is a differentiated paragraph plan. Very simple - for use mainly with lower secondary and with pupils who require additional support with literacy.
elpep