A collection of resources to aid in the teaching of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde: - Writing frame - Sample Answers - Plot sort - Chapter by chapter summary template - Key quotations sheet - Exam questions - Self help sheet for students aiming for a Grade 9.
This is an independent therapy booklet for English Language Paper 1 Question 2 that students can either complete themselves or do as part of intervention. It includes: A breakdown of the question and mark scheme Subject terminology A model answer with a step-by-step guide on how to approach the question Questions for students to answer. The booklet starts with lots of support, and this is slowly taken away with each question the student attempts, to help them become more confident and independent at answering the question. It ends on an exam style question for students to complete in exam conditions to measure their progress.
A great learning mat with a step by step guide for writing an effective paragraph that can apply to most Language style questions and Literature exam questions. This learning mat breaks down each component of the paragraph and offers a variety of sentence openers and academic language that students can use. A brilliant resource for differentiation of to give to students as a self-help sheet. I have these out on the tables almost every lesson! Review and follow :-)
This resource contains 24 weeks worth of spelling, each with 10 spellings. They are grouped in synonyms so that the students create their own vocabulary book as they go that they can then use in their own writing. Words include: good bad happy sad loud quiet look said English terminology alternatives for 'this shows…' plus many more. I now have year 8 students confidently using words such as phosphorescent, exhibits, phenomenal and nonchalantly.
This group of resources includes: A learning mat with a step by step guide on how to construct a sophisticated academic paragraph and include sentence stems and key vocabulary A writing template to help students structure their paragraphs A checklist students can stick in their books to peer/self-assess their writing. Works for any exam board.
This is a Language Paper 1 and 2 overview which gives students: Marks Timings Hints and tips and various strategies to effectively answer each style question. Great revision resource to give students before their exam… brilliant for the night before and morning of the exam to just act as a reminder of key pointers. Review and follow :-)
This is an independent therapy booklet for English Language Paper 1 Question 4 that students can either complete themselves or do as part of intervention. It includes: A breakdown of the question and mark scheme Subject terminology A model answer with a step-by-step guide on how to approach the question Questions for students to answer. The booklet starts with lots of support, and this is slowly taken away with each question the student attempts, to help them become more confident and independent at answering the question. It ends on an exam style question for students to complete in exam conditions to measure their progress.
These learning mats help students to structure their essay paragraphs so that they include all assessment objectives. The essay plan gives them a strict structure to follow to ensure they include all aspects needed in their essays. The learning mats also provide ways for students to self-check their work, and provide sentence stems and handy hints so that student can become more independent. This is a great starting point for all students. I have found it to be a winning formula with borderline student and it is easy to adapt and expand for the higher ability students.
This bundle includes 4 independent therapy booklets that prepare students for English Language Paper 1. Each booklet is designed to walk students through the skills needed, then slowly take the support away to help them become more confident and independent for their exam. Students can either complete these themselves as guided revision or as part of intervention.
This is a pack of various exam questions: Violence Inequality Leadership Boxer Power Change Each pack contains an exam question, planning grids, lines to write the exam answer and the Edexcel mark scheme (could easily be swapped for the mark scheme of any exam board. There is also a powerpoint for the Inequality essay that walks them through how to construct a great paragraph step by step. It gives examples and how to develop and improve these. There is also a slide on Orwell’s intentions that students can use for many different essays. A sample introduction and paragraph on equality has also been included that is colour coded with the exam criteria - this shows students how to construct a successful paragraph for their essays.
This is a learning mat with hints and tips of what students should be looking for in regards to the EVALUATE question on Language Paper One. It includes: Useful terms Sentence stems Leading questions It also includes a useful planning sheet to help students map out their ideas on a text.
This overview of the Language paper includes: - Timings - Marks - Hints and tip and various strategies for each question - A writing frame - A sample answer It's a great resources to give students for revision before their exam. It can also be used help students re-draft their answers on mock papers. Review and follow :-)
This is a whole unit of work with a series of 9 fantastic lessons (each lesson lasts 80mins) that includes: - A break down of the criteria - Various activities - Sample Answers - Peer and Self Assessment tasks - Helpful acronyms to break down the skills - Strategies to structure answers - Colourful powerpoints - All sources for exam questions This is a great introduction to the Edexcel Language Paper 1 skills for both reading and writing. It covers how to analyse language and structure; how to evaluate a text; punctuation, language devices and structure of narrative writing. My year 11s have really enjoyed this unit and have made up to 3 levels of progress as a result! I hope your students find it as useful. Please review and follow :-)
A series of slides based on key characters to be used as a starter/plenary to help with revision - Students find key quotations about the character - Students analyse key quotations given - Students consider contextual information and the influence this had on the character.
This powerpoint takes students through the skills needed to answer the question. It breaks the mark scheme down into manageable bite size pieces and provides students with essential subject terminology needed for answering this question. The other resource is great for printing off as a revision poster or learning mat to prompt students. Review and follow :-)
This pack includes: Chapter by chapter summary sorts An overall plot summary Activities on key chapters (such as quotations sorts, character analysis) Edexcel Language Paper 1 exams Who wants to be a millionaire revision quiz Key terms revision sheet Brilliant to use with any year group alongside reading the book.
This pack include two Language Paper Twos that have been answered, colour-coded and marked so that students can see a great sample of what students can achieve in times conditions. I have also included the blank exam papers - I did not create these, but used these with my students to get these sample answers. A great resource for independent revision.