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The Ultimate Literacy Bundle

The Ultimate Literacy Bundle

A bundle of my Literacy products suitable for early-childhood and primary students. $36 AUD worth of products - a 52% discount. Not to be missed! I hope you enjoy!
teachsuper
Eduqas Poems

Eduqas Poems

This PowerPoint runs through all the Eduqas poems. It follows the same format throughout: encouraging students to deal with each poem unseen and then giving them contextual information. There are hyperlinks to readings etc hidden in some titles and notes to indicate what those links are.
matthorne
IB Language and Literature Support Pack: Paper 2 - Printable Structure Strips

IB Language and Literature Support Pack: Paper 2 - Printable Structure Strips

IB Language and Literature support pack for SL, could be adapted easily for HL too (number of texts for HL is 3 not 2). Includes a support PowerPoint which introduces how to answer the question in terms of structure. Ideally the teacher will model a live answer as they go through, though could also be used to support students through an answer. Structure strips also included, these should be stapled or stuck down the margin of the paper the student is working on and works as a quick reference for structure. As with all supports and scaffolding, introduce to build confidence then gradually remove.
douglm11
Poetry Questions Grid

Poetry Questions Grid

I made this grid as a Yr 11 revision tool. The idea is for each question they would select the poems they could talk about and use it to potentially develop into an answer or use as a quick revision for the thematic question in poetry.
shanicegracepinder
The Simplest Nativity Play Ever! Individual cast's parts are prepared ready to print and distribute.

The Simplest Nativity Play Ever! Individual cast's parts are prepared ready to print and distribute.

I write nativity plays for schools and churches with narration, and acting parts completely in rhyme and rhythm. Short speaking parts of a couple of rhyming lines each make everyone feel special and are very simple to remember. This particular script is a time saver too because every person's part has a 'script prompt card' ready for you to simply print off and distribute (these could even be used for an unrehearsed performance) This script is my most popular as it can even be performed at short notice with NO REHEARSAL. The narrator tells the story and every actor's lines are preceded with an obvious prompt like : "And so Joseph knocked on the first door he found It opened ajar and a head popped around. The innkeeper listened, while Joseph said..... “Do you have a room and a lovely warm bed?” Even the direction is simple as an instructor says scripted rhyming instructions as part of the play eg... "So Mary and Joseph will you start to walk? And if you don’t mind we’ll (I’ll) continue to talk." The script has 2 alternative endings so that you can choose between a biblical ending and a more general message, and is provided as an instantly downloadable, editable word document for £9.95 WITH NO EXTRAS, AND NO LICENCE FEE from my website www.bestchildrensnativity.com, including all of the preprepared scripts prompts which are ready to simply print and distribute. No music is included but appropriate carols are suggested to use at the relevant places, or just omit songs or use past familiar favourites. I also include extras such as my trademark "Nativity Roll Call Poem" which provides an opportunity for each individual to stand and take a bow, and a free shape poem called The Unending Christmas Story which is included as a download with this resource. As I write the scripts for my own use annually as a nativity organiser, I can relate to your needs and am available by email for suggestions to help with tackling any specific difficulties via my website.
angelaspoems
'Magpieing' sophisticated writing

'Magpieing' sophisticated writing

A whole lesson done with a top set year 11 group. After consideration of the thieving/ borrowing elements of the magpie, pupils work in groups of four. They circulate the room visiting different poetry stations (tables with four copies of the poems on). They must complete the grid on the first slide of the PPT to show personal response, key 'magpied' words and or phrases and gloss any phrases they don't know with the help of a dictionary. Feedback prompt slides for each poem are included in the lesson. N.B Carol Ann Duffy's poem 'Over' cannot be included for copy right reasons. All other poems are labelled as 'activities' with this resource.
vlittler1
'My Target' self or peer assessment.

'My Target' self or peer assessment.

Children or an adult completes the slip to set them a target based on their work. Can be used for self assessment or peer assessment. Makes the targets easy to view when flicking through a book and can even be laminated to use as a bookmark in their books.
kimberleyanddarren
Poetic Creation (Being creative with poetry)

Poetic Creation (Being creative with poetry)

A poem that shows you can write a poem about your thoughts even if there isn't anything really to write about. It really shows how creative you can be when you want to be. Just allow the words to take control.
madpoet