Complete lesson based on exploring the setting created on the first two pages of Steinbeck's 'Of Mice and Men'. TEXT REQUIRED. Creative task for students to draw the setting and pull significant words from the text, prior to exploring importance of language.
A complete lesson to cover comparisons between Mrs Lyons and Mrs Johnstone in Willy Russell's Blood Brothers. Worksheet for students to fill out using significant quotations, already pulled from the text. After completing the revision sheet there is a writing task for them to explore character, theme and context.
Created for the Eduqas English Literature GCSE, but features on AQA and others. This is a complete Scheme of Work created with a PowerPoint and Lesson Plan for every lesson, alongside resources and worksheets for the students.
A complete lesson with PPT, student worksheet and key quotations sheet. Students create their own revision sheet incorporating comparisons of the two boys as well as effects of key themes. Lesson ends with production of analytical paragraph.
Complete lesson, which could be an introduction to a Unit of Work on 'Of Mice and Men' or American Poetry. First task engages pupils in a think-pair-share before giving them statements to consider and create an argument about. Then explores Emma Lazarus' poem for these ideas before getting them to create their own definition of 'Freedom'.
Complete lesson (+ H/W if wanted) exploring the context of Stenibeck's 'Of Mice and Men'. Resource includes worksheets with condensed information about key areas of context that students should know - idea behind the lesson that students create a resource for their class to put across the information in connection with the story.
Complete lesson exploring the introduction of Lennie and George. Powerpoint includes specific passage with zoomed in quotations and two tasks: one a chance to create a comparison chart focusing on three main areas of contrast; the second a writing task to unit the ideas discovered.
Complete lesson that explores elements of pre-reading without touching the actual book. Worksheet has images of different front covers of the text to explore ideas. Powerpoint presents Robert Burns' poem to consider meaning. Additional writing tasks to complete predicting what the story could be about.
Definitions of key terminology provided for the following topics:
Can be used for display or for students’ learning - each term has a bold title, a clear definition with examples, and at least one image to support the explanation. An overall title is also included - perfect for creating a display for the classroom and/or for Open Evening!