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English GCSE and English KS3 resources

English GCSE and English KS3 resources. Everything I upload is tried and tested by both myself and my English Department. I always appreciate feedback, so please do leave a review if you get chance. Leave a review and choose any other single resource for free! Just get in touch.

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English GCSE and English KS3 resources. Everything I upload is tried and tested by both myself and my English Department. I always appreciate feedback, so please do leave a review if you get chance. Leave a review and choose any other single resource for free! Just get in touch.
Power and Conflict

Power and Conflict

AQA Literature New Spec Poetry Paper 2 GCSE COMPLETE Bundle (37 resources in 20 packs of 1hr lessons, with differentiated tasks throughout using the new GCSE numbering system). This bundle is designed for the New Spec AQA Literature Paper 2 Poetry. Complete 1 hour, well differentiated lessons, with worksheets where applicable. Suitable for KS4 or adapted for KS3 Different level tasks for MA,LA or Core Designed to fit Ofsted criteria for' Good' or above. All lessons are highly rated and this pack is one of my best sellers. Includes resources on EVERY Power and Conflict poem: Kamikaze Bayonet Charge Exposure London Storm on the Island The Emigree Tissue War Photographer Remains Checking Out Me History The Prelude Poppies My Last Duchess Ozymandias Charge of the Light Brigade NEW - A fully differentiated revision guide is now incliuded in this bundle. Get your students ready for their Literature Paper 2 exam! If you have bought this, check your downloads occasionally as I will add something new. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner's Shop.
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Descriptive  / Creative Writing

Descriptive / Creative Writing

Complete 1 hour, well differentiated lesson with worksheet and differentiated tasks throughout. Includes peer assessment task and marking criteria. Ideal preparation for Section B of AQA Language Paper 1. Suitable for KS3/4 - adaptable Different level tasks for MA,LA or Core Designed to fit Ofsted criteria for' Good' or above. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner's Shop.
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A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

AWARD NOMINATED: EVERY LESSON FOR A CHRISTMAS CAROL! 20x fully differentiated and resourced lessons to prepare KS3 and KS4 students for AQA GCSE English Literature questions on Charles Dickens' classic novella. All created by Tes Bev Evans Award nominated author 2017. Includes the following lessons: 1) Historical context introduction 2) Stave one introduction 3) Stave one language analysis 4) Fred and Scrooge character analysis 5) Marley's Ghost 6) Marley's Ghost - language analysis 7) Marley's message 8) The Ghost of Christmas Past 9) Fezziwig 10) The Ghost of Christmas Past continued 11) Fan and Belle 12) The Ghost of Christmas Present 13) Writing to Argue - Writing an article on poverty 14) Writing to Argue continued 15) The Ghost of Christmas Present continued 16) Analysing key quotes 17) Essay writing preparation 18) Exam-style preparation 19) How Scrooge changes in Staves 5 and 6 20) Exam question review Keep checking your downloads as more and more resources will be added to this bundle.
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An Inspector Calls

An Inspector Calls

**TES AWARD NOMINATED** - 20 hours worth of fully differentiated lessons (powerpoints, worksheets and exam practice / prep) + a GCSE revision guide. A bundle of very highly rated lessons, projects and revision sessions for the study of An Inspector Calls. It basically covers everything you need to teach 'An Inspector Calls' and get successful results (I do). If you think there's anything missing, let me know. Hope you find this useful, as a Head of English I have given this to my whole department to use and they are very pleased about how much time they've saved. Here is the order of lessons: 1 - Introduction 2 - Act One Introduction 3 - Arthur Birling 4 - The Inspector 5 - Responsibility 6 - Sheila Birling 7 - Gerald Croft 8 - Sheila Birling 9 - Mrs Birling 10 - Gerald and Daisy 11 - Eric Birling 12 - Eric and Eva 13 - The Inspector Leaves 14 - Young and Old 15 - Relationships 16 - Language Techniques 17 - Research Lesson 18 - Context 19 - Key Quotes 20 - Revision Session 21 - Key Quotes Revision 22 - Assessment 23 - Pre-Exam Breakfast Plus a revision guide and writing project lesson Leave a review and choose any other Lead_Practitioner lesson for free :)
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AQA Paper 2: Section B Speech Writing

AQA Paper 2: Section B Speech Writing

A fully differentiated and resourced lesson to help KS3 and KS4 students prepare for Section B of AQA English Language Paper 2. Students analyse a speech for language and structure before being guided to write their own. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner's Shop.
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AQA Paper 2 English Language

AQA Paper 2 English Language

A fully differentiated lesson to prepare GCSE students for AQA English Language Paper 2: Writer's Viewpoints and Perspectives. The lesson is based around a recent Guardian editorial piece on Donald Trump's presidential election victory, a contemporary issue that students find fascinating. Within the lesson are sample exam-style questions to prepare students for Q3 in Section A of the exam paper. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner's Shop
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Macbeth GCSE Revision / Macbeth Revision Workbook

Macbeth GCSE Revision / Macbeth Revision Workbook

A revision guide for KS4 students to prepare for Section A of the new specification AQA Literature Paper 1 Section A, which includes differentiated activities and resources to support students as they revise for William Shakespeare's Macbeth. Includes: Plot summary Key quotes Contextual information Theme analysis Revision activities
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Paper 1 Section B: AQA: Descriptive Writing

Paper 1 Section B: AQA: Descriptive Writing

A lesson for Section B of the AQA English Language Paper 1, where students focus on improving their descriptive writing through differentiated activities and success criteria. The lesson enables students to reflect on their uses of language techniques, as well as considering what kind of structure to give to their writing. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner’s Shop.
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Macbeth - Macbeth Bundle

Macbeth - Macbeth Bundle

Everything you need to teach Macbeth! EIGHTEEN HOURS' WORTH! Includes a 2 hour Macbeth overview (or revision /recap session), a complete GCSE revision guide, and EIGHTEEN lessons: Macbeth Introduction Introducing Macbeth and Banquo Analysing The Witches Introducing Lady Macbeth Act 1 Scene 7 Act 2 Scene 1 - The Dagger Scene Act 2 Scene 2 Act 3 Scene 1 Murdering Banquo The Banquet Scene Macduff Malcolm Lady Macbeth's Sleepwalking The End 22x Display Posters Mock Feedback Learning Quotes With more to come! Keep checking your downloads as more lessons will be added shortly.
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AQA English Language Paper 2 - Section A Walkthrough / Revision

AQA English Language Paper 2 - Section A Walkthrough / Revision

A very detailed, fully differentiated and resourced set of materials that has enough for at least two lessons. Includes scaffolds for each question, success criteria, suitable texts, a self-assessment checklist based on success criteria and clear timings for all parts of Section A. Perfect preparation for KS4 students about to sit a Writers' Viewpoint and Perspectives mock or exam and a good way to push forward KS3 students as they begin pathways into GCSE English Language exams.
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Descriptive Writing / Creative Writing - English Language

Descriptive Writing / Creative Writing - English Language

NINETEEN fully resourced hour long lessons to prepare students for Section B of the AQA English Language Paper 1 exam, but easily adaptable for other specifications. The lessons provide students with modelled examples, mark scheme analysis, visual stimuli, sentence starters and differentiated activities to prepare them for writing their own pieces in exam conditions. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner’s Shop.
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Romeo and Juliet - Romeo and Juliet Bundle

Romeo and Juliet - Romeo and Juliet Bundle

SEVENTEEN fully differentiated and resourced lessons that focus on specific scenes from William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet and also introduces an adaptable introduction to Shakespeare’s life and the three main genres of his plays. These lessons include: General introduction to Shakespeare and genre The Prologue Act 1 Scene 1 Meeting Romeo and Juliet The Queen Mab Speech Act 1 Scene 5: Fate and Free Will Romeo and Juliet Meet (Act 1 Scene 5) Act 2 Scenes 1 and 2 (Discovering Identities) The Balcony Scene (Act 2 Scene 2) Friar Lawrence (Act 2 Scene 3) The Nurse (Act 2 Scene 5) Tybalt and Mercutio (Act 3 Scene 1) After Tybalt’s Death (Act 3 Scene 1, Act 3 Scene 2, Act 3 Scene 3) Juliet, Paris and Romeo (Act 3 Scene 4, Act 3 Scene 5) Juliet and the Friar (Act 4 Scene 1) Juliet’s Death (Act 4 Scene 3, Act 5 Scene 1) The Ending of the Play Please keep checking your downloads as I will be continually adding to this collection.
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Unseen Poetry

Unseen Poetry

EIGHT fully differentiated and resourced lessons from a TES Award nominated author that help to prepare students studying AQA English Literature to prepare for the ‘Unseen Poetry’ sections in AQA English Literature Paper 2. All lessons are also easily adaptable for KS3 students, too.
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English Language - AQA Paper 1

English Language - AQA Paper 1

**AWARD NOMINATED** 1 YEAR OF RESOURCES - English Language - 1 Year's AQA Paper 1 Reading and Writing. 1 whole year of English GCSE resources. Nominated for 2017 Tes Award. 39x fully resourced, highly-rated lead_practitioner lesson packs and units (KS3/4). All 39 lesson packs (bundled into 3 downloads) are complete with at least one hour-long powerpoint, accompanying differentiated worksheets, clip links with questions, plenaries, clear LOs, starters and all are well differentiated to three levels throughout. These resources have been highly-rated individually by TES users, follow the same consistent format and are easy to follow. There is zero extra work required, and the whole bundle follows the new specification AQA English Language Paper 1 requirements carefullly and closely. I use all of these myself as an Assistant Headteacher and Head of Department and I really hope you find them excellent value. I've put literally months of time into this to make these lessons top quality for my own school team.
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English Language Paper 2 Revision

English Language Paper 2 Revision

A fully differentiated revision guide for KS4 students to prepare for Language Paper 2 - Writers' Viewpoints and Perspectives - of the new specification AQA English Language specification, which includes differentiated activities and resources to support students. Revision activities are based around two texts available to download on AQA's Paper 2 Reading Resource: http://filestore.aqa.org.uk/resources/english/AQA-87002-RSB.PDF
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Descriptive  / Creative Writing

Descriptive / Creative Writing

Complete 1 hour, well differentiated lesson with worksheet and differentiated tasks throughout. Includes peer assessment task and marking criteria. Ideal preparation for Section B of AQA Language Paper 1. Suitable for KS3/4 - adaptable Different level tasks for MA,LA or Core Designed to fit Ofsted criteria for' Good' or above. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner's Shop.
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AQA English Language Paper 1 - Section A Walkthrough

AQA English Language Paper 1 - Section A Walkthrough

Includes: 1 hr well differentiated PP, a mock exam-style paper based on GCSE English Language Paper 1 specimen papers and possible answers paper, for both the teacher and student to use in their self assessment tasks. Could do over 2 lessons, a ‘mock mock’ to aid preparation for AQA GCSE English Language Paper 1 Section A. The questions focus on the Birdsong extract provided in AQA’s GCSE English Language reading resource. You can find this here: http://filestore.aqa.org.uk/resources/english/AQA-87001-RSB.PDF Questions can be completed in timed conditions (with approximate times provided in the resources) to improve students’ abilities to work in exam conditions. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner’s Shop.
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Power and Conflict

Power and Conflict

AQA Literature New Spec Poetry Paper 2 GCSE COMPLETE Bundle (37 resources in 20 packs of 1hr lessons, with differentiated tasks throughout using the new GCSE numbering system). This bundle is designed for the New Spec AQA Literature Paper 2 Poetry. Complete 1 hour, well differentiated lessons, with worksheets where applicable. Suitable for KS4 or adapted for KS3 Different level tasks for MA,LA or Core Designed to fit Ofsted criteria for' Good' or above. All lessons are highly rated and this pack is one of my best sellers. Includes resources on EVERY Power and Conflict poem: Kamikaze Bayonet Charge Exposure London Storm on the Island The Emigree Tissue War Photographer Remains Checking Out Me History The Prelude Poppies My Last Duchess Ozymandias Charge of the Light Brigade NEW - A fully differentiated revision guide is now incliuded in this bundle. Get your students ready for their Literature Paper 2 exam! If you have bought this, check your downloads occasionally as I will add something new. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner's Shop.
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AQA English Language Paper 1 - Q1 and Q2 Rebecca

AQA English Language Paper 1 - Q1 and Q2 Rebecca

A fully differentiated and resourced lesson that helps students to analyse a text in order to answer Q1 and Q2-style questions. The lesson, ideal for both KS3 and KS4 students preparing for AQA English Language Paper 1 Section A, focuses on a short extract from Daphne du Maurier's Rebecca. The extract can be found here: http://www.pearsonschoolsandfecolleges.co.uk/secondary/EnglishAndMedia/14-16/REVISEAQAGCSEEnglish2015/Samples/guides/Revise-AQA-GCSE-English-Language---Text-extract.pdf
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Jekyll and Hyde Revision

Jekyll and Hyde Revision

Free Jekyll and Hyde Revision guide for GCSE. I spent ages on this, it’s full of differentiated activities, quotes, themes, symbolism and context analysis.
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Reading Comprehension : Environment

Reading Comprehension : Environment

An easy to use reading comprehension pack with three sections of differentiated questions. This activity focuses on urgent environmental issues . It can be used in form time as part of literacy focus, or in an English lesson for KS3/4 GCSE comprehension training. It is interesting, useful, very easy to use and good to raise awareness of envirornmental issues. For everything English GCSE and KS3, free and inexpensive, check out my Tes Award nominated shop: Lead Practioner's English Store
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