This is a fun resource to explore poetry and some of the techniques used in literature and encourage pupils to write their own poems and storyboard a famous Christmas poem. Use around Christmas time with classes.
A pack containing close reading passages created from quality newspaper resources, alongside developed strategies for answering close reading questions, and two PP presentations which talk students through answering Imagery and Word Choice questions.
This is a scheme of work for use with S1, or a low ability S2, on The Witches by Roald Dahl. Included are questions on chapters, tasks on character and plot, and an imaginative response final task. There are also some tasks for EAL pupils and very low ability pupils for the first seven chapters of the novel.