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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 at info@englishgcse.co.uk

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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 at info@englishgcse.co.uk
AQA English Language Paper 2 - Section A Walkthrough / Revision
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AQA English Language Paper 2 - Section A Walkthrough / Revision

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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.
An Inspector Calls
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An Inspector Calls

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**TES AWARD NOMINATED** - 20 hours worth of fully differentiated lessons (powerpoints, worksheets and exam practice / prep) + a GCSE revision guide AND a knowledge organiser. 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 :)
A Christmas Carol
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A Christmas Carol

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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 a Tes Bev Evans Award nominated author 2017. Includes the following lessons: 1) Introduction to the text 2) Historical context 3) Stave one language analysis 4) Fred and Scrooge character analysis (Stave One) 5) Marley's Ghost - language analysis (Stave One) 6) Marley's message (Stave One) 7) The Ghost of Christmas Past (Stave Two) 8) Fezziwig (Stave Two) 9) Fan and Belle (Stave Two) 10) The Ghost of Christmas Present (Stave Three) 11) The Cratchits (Stave Three) 12) The Next Visits (Stave Three) 13) Stave Four - Part One 14) Tiny Tim and Scrooge - Stave Four 15) Stave Five - The End 16) Essay writing preparation 17) Exam-style preparation 18) Exam question review 19) Key quotes Keep checking your downloads as more and more resources will be added to this bundle.
AQA English Language Paper 1 - Section A Walkthrough
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AQA English Language Paper 1 - Section A Walkthrough

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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.
AQA English Language Paper 2 Question 5
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AQA English Language Paper 2 Question 5

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A collection of TWELVE lessons (11 x1 hour and 1x 2 hour) that cover writing to argue, writing to advise, writing to persuade, letter writing and essay writing. A great collection of differentiated activities, modelled examples, scaffolded sentences and guided peer and self reflection that enables students to learn from others and improve their non-fiction writing in preparation for AQA English Language Paper 2 Section B. Keep checking your downloads as I will keep adding more and more to this bundle.
Romeo and Juliet
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Romeo and Juliet

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EIGHTEEN 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 Globe Theatre (Context) 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.
AQA English Language Paper 2 Section A and B
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AQA English Language Paper 2 Section A and B

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AQA English Language New Spec Paper 2 GCSE Bundle (20x 1hr PP, differentiated tasks throughout using new GCSE numbering system) All tasks differentiated according to new GCSE numbering system, this bundle is designed for the New Spec AQA Language Paper 2. Complete 1 hour, well differentiated lessons, with worksheets where applicable. Suitable for KS4 or adaptable for KS3 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
English Literature Quiz
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English Literature Quiz

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From Macbeth, to An Inspector Calls, to A Christmas Carol, Macbeth and Harry Potter, this is the Ultimate English Literature Quiz! This End of Term Quiz is created by a 2017 Tes Award Nominated Author and is aimed at secondary students but could easily be used with upper KS2 as well. The quiz is interactive, multiple choice and answers and scoring sheet for teams included. ALSO INCLUDED - our end of year general knowledge Christmas Quiz - so about an hour and a half’s fun quiz time in total :) There are two ways of playing - either as a whole class, or, you can put the quiz on slide view, skip the answers and read them out at the end (if your class would rather compete in groups). Whether you’re into the Christmas spirit or not, this quiz will surely bring a laugh or two. The quiz is completely editable too, with all answers included. Enjoy! Everything you need for secondary English can be found at our store :)
Unseen Poetry
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Unseen Poetry

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TWELVE 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.
Descriptive / Creative Writing
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Descriptive / Creative Writing

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A fully differentiated and resourced lesson for low ability KS3 and KS4 students to help them develop their sentence starters and use of language techniques to write a description of a winter scene. Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner's Shop
Power and Conflict
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Power and Conflict

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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. Although these are all standalone lessons, a recommended order for these resources is as follows: Remains Kamikaze War Photographer Poppies Exposure Bayonet Charge Charge of the Light Brigade Storm on the Island Ozymandias London My Last Duchess The Prelude Checking Out Me History The Emigree Tissue Many more inexpensive, high quality English resources are available at my shop: Lead Practitioner's Shop.
Paper 1 Section B: AQA: Descriptive Writing
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Paper 1 Section B: AQA: Descriptive Writing

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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.
AQA Paper 2: Section B Speech Writing
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AQA Paper 2: Section B Speech Writing

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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.
AQA English Language Paper 1 Question 5
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AQA English Language Paper 1 Question 5

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TWENTY fully resourced hour long lessons to prepare students for Section B or Question 5 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.
Descriptive  / Creative Writing
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Descriptive / Creative Writing

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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.
Of Mice and Men - Introduction and Context
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Of Mice and Men - Introduction and Context

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A fully differentiated and resourced lesson that introduce students to the context surrounding Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck. We look at ideas about the American Dream, and how the Great Depression impacted on American society after the Roaring Twenties. Additionally, we look at how Steinbeck introduces setting and character at the start of the novel and how these are linked to the idea of the American Dream. Designed for Literature students but easily adaptable for younger ages.
AQA English Language Paper 1 - Q1 and Q2 Rebecca
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AQA English Language Paper 1 - Q1 and Q2 Rebecca

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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
Jekyll and Hyde Revision
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Jekyll and Hyde Revision

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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.