Following a Y10 mock using this years AQA gcse Langauge Paper 2 I created this resource as a walk through lesson as a number of my LA Y10 found the task difficult.
I printed slides 4-5 back to back as a worksheet, When students followed the structure strip their work improved dramatically.
Full mini scheme on preparing for Crafting Language- Edexcel. Could also be adapted for A Level AQA English Language coursework.
This looks at:
An extract with questions designed at encouraging students to consider context, audience and use of terminology more. This was used with a mid-high ability Y7 class following an assessment on the blank extract. This meant that students could show progress.
Persuasive writing KS4. Originally used for IGCSE though skills are transferable to other exam boards.
'Take Me Out'- Ethics
For or against school bell
Could also be used with KS3
Three Powerpoints looking at (Point, evidence, explanation) P.E.E chains, whether Romeo's love is typical making a comparision to modern song lyrics and oxymoron use.
These were created for a middle ability group.
7702 Revision Master class. Pidgin and Creole, Black English.
AQA English Language Paper 2. A range of activities to be used over a 1-2 hour masterclass. Also contains a sheet on Tok Pisin for students to look at a specific language in more detail.
Looking at Shakespeare and his sonnets (an introduction).
Particularly looks at Sonnet 18 and 130.
Looks at iambic pentameter and pathetic fallacy. Information on Shakespearian context.
Two version of PP, one for M-HA y8 the other used with LA Y8 (nurture group).
PP looking at each poem separately and a large grid/ essay plan comparing the two. There are two differentiated versions. This was done with Y7 though it was challenging for them. I have looked at the same poems with anything up to Y11.