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I'm an English teacher with a passion for words, punctuation and Hamlet.
Year 7 - Myths and Legends Unit
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Year 7 - Myths and Legends Unit

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A comprehensive 6-8 week unit of work with differentiated resources, assessments and PowerPoints. Uses the APP levels but can be easily adapted to your school.
Vocabulary Do-Nows
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Vocabulary Do-Nows

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Challenge your students with ambitious vocabulary and help to enrich their reading and academic writing. This was created with Year 9s in mind. They would usually complete this during a unit on autobiographical writing. This can be used throughout KS3 though and maybe up into KS4 depending on your group’s ability.
Doppelgangers and the Uncanny in Gothic Literature
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Doppelgangers and the Uncanny in Gothic Literature

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A lesson which seeks to teach students what a doppelganger is and what Freud meant by the uncanny. Students then go on to create their own doppelgangers. Students also look at an extract from Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde and Frankenstein. Homework booklet can be found in my shop.
KS3 - Gothic Homework Booklet
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KS3 - Gothic Homework Booklet

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An ideal booklet for a high-ability Year 8 or for Year 9. It seeks to target analytical skills through the study of a variety of extracts from across the Gothic genre. Would be great to challenge and stretch KS3 students.
Vocabulary Do-Nows for Y7, 8 and 9
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Vocabulary Do-Nows for Y7, 8 and 9

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Challenge your students with ambitious vocabulary and help to enrich their reading and academic writing. This bundle includes six week’s worth of Do-Nows (one slide per week). One PowerPoint for Year 7, one for Year 8 and one for Year 9. Each PowerPoint ends with a quiz on the words they have learnt over the weeks.
Dystopian Homework Booklet
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Dystopian Homework Booklet

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A homework booklet with activities which looks to develop analytical and literacy skills. Extracts come from a range of dystopian novels. Ideal for students in KS3, especially Year 8 and Year 9. It can be used in and out of lessons. It also includes a homework choice menu at the end of the booklet.
Vocabulary Do-Nows
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Vocabulary Do-Nows

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Challenge your students with ambitious vocabulary and help to enrich their reading and academic writing. This was created with Year 7s in mind. They would usually complete this during a unit on autobiographical writing. This can be used throughout KS3 though and maybe up into KS4 depending on your group’s ability. An extremely able Year 6 class may also really benefit too.
Vocabulary Do-Nows
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Vocabulary Do-Nows

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Challenge your students with ambitious vocabulary and help to enrich their reading and academic writing. This was created with our Year 8s in mind; they would be studying Shakespeare’s Merchant of Venice whilst doing these. These can be used across KS3 though and for any units.
Autobiography - Inference and Quotations
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Autobiography - Inference and Quotations

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Easily adaptable lesson on inference and quotations using an extract from Stephen Fry's autobiography, Moab is my Washpot. Uses the NC App levels but can easily be changed to suit your school's system.
Autobiography - Selecting Evidence
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Autobiography - Selecting Evidence

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Easily adaptable lesson on selecting and retrieving evidence, using an extract from Richard Wright's autobiography, Black Boys. Uses the NC App levels but can easily be changed to suit your school's system.