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Providing resources and complete schemes of work for Drama, English and Media.

Providing resources and complete schemes of work for Drama, English and Media.
GCSE LITERATURE SCHEME - Animal Farm

GCSE LITERATURE SCHEME - Animal Farm

George Orwell: Animal Farm A detailed scheme of work covering 21 lessons plus resources. Each lesson sets out the learning objectives, starters, introductory tasks, development activities and plenaries. This scheme of work is detailed enough to teach from direct without the need for additional lesson plans.
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2 DRAMA SCHEMES FOR YR 9 - ANNE FRANK'S DIARY

2 DRAMA SCHEMES FOR YR 9 - ANNE FRANK'S DIARY

2 schemes of work; a total of 12 lessons. Very detailed, can be taught from alone - no need for additional lesson plans. Everything you need including a full set of resources and a list of the drama activities.
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Media Language PowerPoint

Media Language PowerPoint

A PowerPoint presentation which explains the language of Media. Includes; Denotation Connotation and the Semiotics of; Indexical signs Symbolic signs Iconic signs Images are included and slides are colourful. Some slides are designed for the students to ‘have a go’.
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YEAR 7 DRAMA - LORD OF THE RINGS

YEAR 7 DRAMA - LORD OF THE RINGS

4 LESSONS for year 7 drama. Resources included. Scheme of work is set out in easy to read columns and covers lesson objectives, starters, introductory activities, development activities and plenaries.
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Animal Farm sequencing activity

Animal Farm sequencing activity

The main or key events in 'Animal Farm' set out in boxes. This resource is intended to be copied and cut up. Students take the slips of paper out of an envelope and then put them in order. For the teachers aid, the original order is the correct order of events. A very useful method to help students to reinforce the correct order of events in the novella.
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3 SHORT ANTI BULLYING SCRIPTS

3 SHORT ANTI BULLYING SCRIPTS

3 short scripts lasting a couple of minutes long, look at various types of bullying and bullies. A workshop is included in the first script to assist your students to understand what they can do to help stop bullying; -Shaken & not stirred -The little you -Girl R skets
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KS3 DRAMA ASSESSMENT SHEETS

KS3 DRAMA ASSESSMENT SHEETS

Being not part of the National Curriculum, drama does not have it's own mark scheme at KS3. I created my own assessment scheme, the levels linked to the English NC levels. I separated my drama assessments into three areas; 1. CO-OPERATION & IDEAS 2. PERFORMANCE 3. EVALUATION These assessment sheets are colour coded for each KS3 year and is set on an A5 size for ease when mounting in a standard exercise book.
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YEAR 6 SCHEME.  Music - Peter & the wolf.

YEAR 6 SCHEME. Music - Peter & the wolf.

Six detailled lessons for year 5 or 6 using the musical score; Peter and the wolf. The scheme of work is set out in boxed sections to include, lesson objectives, starters, introductory activities, development activities, plenaries and a resource list. Key words are emphasised for the teacher using capital letters. Over all scheme looks at the musical instruments of the orchestra, rhythm and mood. It is essential to use this scheme along side the music Peter and the Wolf by Prokofiev. I have recently updated this scheme to include all resources.
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YEAR 8 DRAMA SCHEME.  THE TEMPEST - Shakespeare

YEAR 8 DRAMA SCHEME. THE TEMPEST - Shakespeare

6 Drama lessons detailed in this scheme of work. Designed as an introduction to Shakespeare using the play 'The Tempest'. Specific subject area's covered are; -Performing in role -Understanding Shakespeare -Reconstructing Act 1 Sc 1 -Exploration of the characters Caliban & Ariel Students are requires to share ideas, work in a variety of groups, perform and then review the performance(s) as a means to improve their speaking and listening, build their confidence and learn how to respectfully listen to others and speak with consideration. Each activity is designed specifically for students with a short attention span. Each lesson specifies; -Learning Objectives -Activities (which are in order and cover a warm up, main activities and plenary questions) -Success criteria -Differentiation/ SEN/ THORT Drama strategies used in the scheme are; -Games -Still Picture -Sound Collage/ Vocal Collage -Statue -Key Questions -Flashcards -Verbal Machine -Teacher in role -Gestalt -Banners/ Captions -Thought Tracking -Hot Seat -Role on the wall -In role writing -Meetings -Circle of relationships -Theatre design (mask/ costume/ make-up) -Alter-Ego (Good & Bad Angel)
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A LEVEL DRAMA SCHEME - Educating Rita

A LEVEL DRAMA SCHEME - Educating Rita

14 lesson scheme of work for A level drama. Scheme includes lesson objectives, starters, introductory activities, development activities and plenaries. Explored through the practical use of drama strategies and the moralistic development through the use of key questions. Resources are included.
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AS LEVEL DRAMA SCHEME - Vinegar Tom

AS LEVEL DRAMA SCHEME - Vinegar Tom

AS or A2 Drama scheme of work studying Caryl Churchill's VINEGAR TOM. The scheme covers 30 lessons over 6 weeks (based on 5 lessons per week). Each lesson sets out tasks; Preparation, Exploration of a scene or song, Dialogue, Character, Atmosphere, Politics, Gender. Issues explored are superstition, hysteria, witchcraft and women's punishment Brecht's alienation is explored with the song(s). The scheme of work concludes with students planning and delivering their own drama workshops.
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KS3 DRAMA ASSESSMENT POSTERS - Co-operation & Ideas

KS3 DRAMA ASSESSMENT POSTERS - Co-operation & Ideas

Being not part of the National Curriculum, drama does not have it's own mark scheme at KS3. I created my own assessment scheme, the levels linked to the English NC levels. These assessment levels have been used in every school in which I have worked and the schools have adopted my system as it has proven to be very successful; both easy to use and accurate. I separated my drama assessments into three areas; 1. CO-OPERATION & IDEAS 2. PERFORMANCE 3. EVALUATION This resource is the first section; Co-operation & Ideas and includes a teacher mark scheme along with poster sized assessment levels for display so that the students can also understand their level and how to get up to the next level. The levels; over a level 5 also begin to correlate with the GCSE assessment criteria.
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KS3 DRAMA ASSESSMENT POSTERS - Evaluation

KS3 DRAMA ASSESSMENT POSTERS - Evaluation

Being not part of the National Curriculum, drama does not have it's own mark scheme at KS3. I created my own assessment scheme, the levels linked to the English NC levels. These assessment levels have been used in every school in which I have worked and the schools have adopted my system as it has proven to be very successful; both easy to use and accurate. I separated my drama assessments into three areas; 1. CO-OPERATION & IDEAS 2. PERFORMANCE 3. EVALUATION This resource is the third section; Evaluation and includes a teacher mark scheme along with poster sized assessment levels for display so that the students can also understand their level and how to get up to the next level. The levels; over a level 5 also begin to correlate with the GCSE assessment criteria.
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AS DRAMA SCHEME - GREEK TRAGEDY:  The Bacchae

AS DRAMA SCHEME - GREEK TRAGEDY: The Bacchae

AS level drama study of the GREEK TRAGEDY: The Bacchae by Euripides. 20 lessons over 4 weeks planned. Each lesson sets out a brief for you to plan your own lesson(s); Lesson 1 Themes Lesson 2 Performance Lesson 3 Character Lesson 4 Character Lesson 5 Duologue Lesson 6 Chorus Strophe 1...
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KS3 DRAMA ASSESSMENT POSTERS - Performance

KS3 DRAMA ASSESSMENT POSTERS - Performance

Being not part of the National Curriculum, drama does not have it's own mark scheme at KS3. I created my own assessment scheme, the levels linked to the English NC levels. These assessment levels have been used in every school in which I have worked and the schools have adopted my system as it has proven to be very successful; both easy to use and accurate. I separated my drama assessments into three areas; 1. CO-OPERATION & IDEAS 2. PERFORMANCE 3. EVALUATION This resource is the second section; Performance and includes a teacher mark scheme along with poster sized assessment levels for display so that the students can also understand their level and how to get up to the next level. The levels; over a level 5 also begin to correlate with the GCSE assessment criteria.
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