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Miss CJ Thomas

I am an NQT +1 with a variety of experience in a mixed comprehensive school. All lessons are trailed with my classes BEFORE uploading.

I am an NQT +1 with a variety of experience in a mixed comprehensive school. All lessons are trailed with my classes BEFORE uploading.
A Christmas Carol Tension
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A Christmas Carol Tension

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This lesson was graded as a 'good' lesson with the promise to be 'outstanding'. There are differentiated resources for pupils to access to help with their understanding of how tension is created in texts. All resources are attached.
Introduction to Scrooge
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Introduction to Scrooge

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An introduction lesson to Scrooge that includes: Connotation Circles. Visual Hexagons. EDUQAS style exam style question. Opportunity for a class exam style paragraph for support. Self-Assessment Plenary with a WWW and EBI section. Extract included. This was used for a LA class but could be adapted for HA.
Tension in Morris Gleitzman's Once
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Tension in Morris Gleitzman's Once

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Two lessons that explore tension within Once. First lesson involves an extract that pupils have to identify any techniques used to create tension. Followed by a second lesson, plotting a tension graph.
Newspaper Articles
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Newspaper Articles

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Graded outstanding. Additional crime scene was used as a visual stimulus. Pupils had to observe the crime scene to use as inspiration to write their own article. Support materials were used such as 5W's cups. Roll-it recap, starter and CSI sheet included. The pupils' LOVED this lesson!
EDUQAS (1-9) Transactioanl Writing SOW
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EDUQAS (1-9) Transactioanl Writing SOW

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This resource includes: Articles Formal and Informal letters Reports Leaflets Reviews There is a PPT for each lesson including all of the resources and focuses on the EDUQAS assessment objectives. This could be adapted for other exam boards.
Narrative Perspective
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Narrative Perspective

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A lesson exploring Narrative Perspective In Morris Gleitzman's Once. Lesson include quote explosions. Used with a LA Year 8 Class
Fear in Morris Gleitzman's Once
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Fear in Morris Gleitzman's Once

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Pages 57-65. Looking at how fear is presented within the chapter. Pupils had to use a thesaurus to identify other synonyms for fear. Used with LA Year 8 class.