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RESOURCES FOR ALL ENGLISH TEACHERS! My aim is to provide English teachers with resources that they can use in most classes. Teachers are loving the 'Everyday Text Types - How To" resource and it's a good example of what I'm trying to provide. Don't forget to check out my free resources. They're there to help. I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant

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RESOURCES FOR ALL ENGLISH TEACHERS! My aim is to provide English teachers with resources that they can use in most classes. Teachers are loving the 'Everyday Text Types - How To" resource and it's a good example of what I'm trying to provide. Don't forget to check out my free resources. They're there to help. I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
Everyday Text Types - How to (ALL) - SAVE 50%

Everyday Text Types - How to (ALL) - SAVE 50%

Buy the bundle and SAVE 50%! This is a couple of workshops on how to construct a variety of text types that students are regularly expected to construct. These include - Informative Writing - Instructional Writing - Slogans - Menus - Emails - Recipes - Formal Letter - Informal Letter - Newspaper Report - Letter to the editor - Feature Article - Review - Journal Entry - Speech !!!PLUS BONUS: DEBATING - HOW TO!!!! (Feel free to party now) genre literature english literacy structure composition convention layout organisation features writing assess CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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ESSENTIAL ENGLISH TEACHER'S TOOLKIT - SAVE 70% (ignore my image)

ESSENTIAL ENGLISH TEACHER'S TOOLKIT - SAVE 70% (ignore my image)

If you are a beginning English teacher, or just want to update your resources, this toolkit has the basics you'll need. Resources include: -Creative Writing Package -Essay Writing Resources -Short Story Writing -Everyday Text Types -How to mark and compose speeches -A HUGE range of sample academic report comments (total of 47 classes) - Introduction to Debating -Mark Record Book - Calculates means, weightings, totals, ranks, etc. CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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ESSAYS MADE EASY

ESSAYS MADE EASY

This bundle contains resources on how to write essays, developing theses, developing strong essay language, essay scaffolds for differentiated support (this is a TES endorsed resource and has featured on two different TES articles), essay planning, critical analysis of texts, etc. This is a good buy! check out my TES endorsements: Here: https://www.tes.com/au/teaching-resources/secondary-planning?utm_campaign=RES-1800&utm_content=au-term4-planning&utm_source=tes-site&utm_medium=landing-page Here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/supporting-students-core-subjects And here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/basic-essay-scaffold-11292572 CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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Everyday Text Types - How to (1)

Everyday Text Types - How to (1)

Text Types - How to This is a workshop on how to construct a variety of text types that students are regularly expected to construct. These include - Formal Letter - Informal Letter - Newspaper Report - Letter to the editor - Feature Article - Review - Journal Entry - Speech CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant genre literature english literacy structure composition convention layout organisation features writing assess
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Samuel Taylor Coleridge - A Brief Introduction

Samuel Taylor Coleridge - A Brief Introduction

This resource briefly introduces Coleridge by covering the his life, philosophy, beliefs and context (snapshots of Romantic Movement, Industrial Revolution and French Revolution). This is a great precursor to diving into his poems. romanticism literary canon canonical georgian victorian england literature poetry poem context history age bard intro introduction extension higher school certificate module
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What to do and avoid in creative writing - Checklist and Game

What to do and avoid in creative writing - Checklist and Game

There are many secrets that students need to know about that can help them turn a descriptive narrative with an interesting plot into a sophisticated and intelligently designed masterpiece. This is the CHECKLIST of things to do and to avoid in your writing. It is brief, but it serves as a good introduction. It also includes a fun game (originally designed) to practise implementing it. CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author – “Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant”: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant Keywords: symbolism narrative imaginative creative writing skills descriptive imagery prose fiction poetry English resource structure story telling write kids students easy extend extension conventions approach art book class lesson worksheet workshop session learning educating stimulus tips HSC Higher School Certificate ideas lecture techniques short course activities games advice discovery belonging class character
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Writing a Feature Article - How To

Writing a Feature Article - How To

A single page handout that covers the basics of writing a feature article. CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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Debating - How to

Debating - How to

A PowerPoint presentation that takes a class through the following aspects of debating (inlcudes some activities for consolidating learning and ends with a debate): - What is a debate - What does a debate look like? - Speaker roles - The three M's (Matter, Manner and Method) which they are judged on. (activities for practice) - Instructions for a class debate with three topics to choose from. debating, debate, class, argument, persuasive, rules, instructions, assignment, preparation, starter, beginner, simple, easy, presentation, lesson CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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HUGE Report Comment Bank/Archive !!47 FULL CLASSES!!

HUGE Report Comment Bank/Archive !!47 FULL CLASSES!!

5 Years of Semester 1 and 2 Report Comments for Middle and Senior School students 47 documents in total with individualised comments. I have removed surnames and any personal information from comments. Includes General Pastoral Comments (from student advisers) and Classroom Teacher Comments Subjects/KLA's (Key Learning Areas): English History CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant teacher semester reporting report comments grade assessment formal official school class classroom template card writing example sample
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The Great Gatsby - Context Overview and Symbolism Analysis

The Great Gatsby - Context Overview and Symbolism Analysis

This resource is designed to offer an exploration of F. Scott Fitzgerald's key ideas in, The Great Gatsby. Firstly, it gives some contextual detail about Fitzgerald and his perspective of the Roaring Twenties. Then, it goes over the key motifs and symbols in the novel, examining how Fitzgerald's worldview is coming through the text. A fantastic resource for HSC Advanced English, to compare with Browning's poetry. All quotes are given page numbers for teaching reference. Some great content to beef up essays. Module Higher School Certificate English Advanced Texts Context Study Comparative novel analysis synopsis course
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Enriching Essay Language

Enriching Essay Language

This is a cheat sheet style resource. Students use it as a reference for connectives, verbs and alternatives to cliches. It includes a planning scaffold, tips and vocab lists. essay language formal academic writing improving exposition thesis extended written words syntax
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ESSAYS MADE EASY

ESSAYS MADE EASY

This bundle contains resources on how to write essays, developing theses, developing strong essay language, essay scaffolds for differentiated support (this is a TES endorsed resource and has featured on two different TES articles), essay planning, critical analysis of texts, etc. This is a good buy! check out my TES endorsements: Here: https://www.tes.com/au/teaching-resources/secondary-planning?utm_campaign=RES-1800&utm_content=au-term4-planning&utm_source=tes-site&utm_medium=landing-page Here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/supporting-students-core-subjects And here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/basic-essay-scaffold-11292572 CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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Visual Literacy used in MAUS by Art Spiegelman

Visual Literacy used in MAUS by Art Spiegelman

These are worksheets developed to assist in analysing Art Spiegelman's graphic novel, MAUS. They examine the visual techniques used by the illustrator and author. Key words: visualisation, graphics, comic, NAZI, germany, cartoon, illustration, technique, device, feature CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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Short Stories - Introduction to the form

Short Stories - Introduction to the form

This presentation is for an introduction to short stories, why they are important to everyone and what they look like. Covered in this presentation: - Why care? - What is a story? - Characteristics unique to a short story lesson text type narrative prose writing creative imaginative telling fairytale tale fairy plot structure features how to CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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Indigenous Poetry - Perspectives worksheet

Indigenous Poetry - Perspectives worksheet

This is a worksheet that I put together that compares two poems by Australian Aboriginal poet, Oodgeroo Noonuccal (Kath Walker). It provides an opportunity for insight into the Indigenous Australians' worldview post colonisation and how they feel about the destruction of traditional ways for Aboriginal people. poetry Aborigine Torres-Strait Islander professional standards BOSTES culture history understand old one we are going study analysis verse CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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Unit of work: Macbeth: Shakespeare and Appropriations

Unit of work: Macbeth: Shakespeare and Appropriations

In this unit, students will study the historical and literary context of Shakespearean drama and the way it has been valued throughout time, as shown through appropriation. Students will investigate the relationships between Shakespeare's Macbeth and its various appropriations. As such, they will develop skills in independent and collaborative investigation and research. Moreover, they will acquire a deeper awareness comprehension of intertextuality. They will study the impact of culture, values and worldviews on the way texts are read and appreciated. Students will also investigate the didactic function of tragedy texts and the way Macbeth's thematic ideas and messages measure up to the Biblical message of forgiveness and salvation CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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ESSENTIAL ENGLISH TEACHER'S TOOLKIT - SAVE 70% (ignore my image)

ESSENTIAL ENGLISH TEACHER'S TOOLKIT - SAVE 70% (ignore my image)

If you are a beginning English teacher, or just want to update your resources, this toolkit has the basics you'll need. Resources include: -Creative Writing Package -Essay Writing Resources -Short Story Writing -Everyday Text Types -How to mark and compose speeches -A HUGE range of sample academic report comments (total of 47 classes) - Introduction to Debating -Mark Record Book - Calculates means, weightings, totals, ranks, etc. CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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Everyday Text Types - How to (2)

Everyday Text Types - How to (2)

Everyday Text Types - How to (2) This is a workshop on how to construct a variety of text types that students are regularly expected to construct. These include - Informative Writing - Instructional Writing - Slogans - Menus - Emails - Recipes CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant genre literature english literacy structure composition convention layout organisation features writing assess
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Speeches - How to

Speeches - How to

This is a tutorial on constructing and delivering successful speeches. It covers the general conventions and common features of a speech. Also, it breaks the construction/assessment of a speech down to three key areas: - Method - Matter - Manner These three areas are explained in detail, outlining common errors and encouraging good speaking habits. CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant THIS RESOURCE RECEIVED A 5 STAR RATING FROM TESAUSTRALIA. IT WAS ALSO PUBLISHED IN THE NATIONAL TES NEWSLETTER.
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Language and Style - Introduction to texts and the language in them

Language and Style - Introduction to texts and the language in them

This is a short workshop on language usage in texts and style. Topics covered are: - The Purpose of the composer - Audience - Context - Techniques used by a composer - Tone - Mood - Levels of usage CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant language style techniques literacy writing written text write reading interpret analysis textual devices literature English senior secondary year 9 10 11 12
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Mark Book Spreadsheet - Calculates marks, means, weighted ranks, progressively weighted marks

Mark Book Spreadsheet - Calculates marks, means, weighted ranks, progressively weighted marks

This is a spreadsheet tool for recording marks. Just input your weightings, raw marks and so on into the relevant columns (formula is already set up, just needs adjusting to your specific needs) and you're ready to go. This spread sheet calculates: Percentages Weighted Marks Progressive marks with weighting considered Task Performance Ranks Progressive Ranks excel mark recording data entry calculator generator performance achievement statistical averages means assessment task examination exam rank mark grade grading organiser CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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Creative Writing - Placing Objects

Creative Writing - Placing Objects

There are many secrets that students need to know about that can help them turn a descriptive narrative with an interesting plot into a sophisticated and intelligently designed masterpiece. Placing Objects - Using objects to establish setting, characterise and represent themes Keywords: symbolism narrative imaginative creative writing skills descriptive imagery prose fiction poetry English resource structure story telling write kids students easy extend extension conventions approach art book class lesson worksheet workshop session learning educating stimulus tips HSC Higher School Certificate ideas lecture techniques short course activities games advice discovery belonging class character CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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Creative Writing - Using Sound to create imagery - plosives, fricatives, sibilance, etc.

Creative Writing - Using Sound to create imagery - plosives, fricatives, sibilance, etc.

There are many secrets that students need to know about that can help them turn a descriptive narrative with an interesting plot into a sophisticated and intelligently designed masterpiece. The sound of a word and the way is feels to say/read it are very powerful opportunities for imagery and emotional avocation. This presentation addresses using SOUND in your writing (plosives, fricatives, sibilants, etc.). Keywords: symbolism narrative imaginative creative writing skills descriptive imagery prose fiction poetry English resource structure story telling write kids students easy extend extension conventions approach art book class lesson worksheet workshop session learning educating stimulus tips HSC Higher School Certificate ideas lecture techniques short course activities games advice discovery belonging class character CHECK OUT MY STORE FOR OTHER RESOURCES, INCLUDING BUNDLED SAVINGS!! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Resourcesyouwant CHECK OUT THE TES AUTHOR'S BLOG ARTICLE I FEATURED IN: I am a TES endorsed author - "Author on TES: English expert, Resourcesyouwant": https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/blog/author-tes-english-expert-resourcesyouwant
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