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English Teacher at an outstanding grammar school. All resources are fully planned lessons, with powerpoints and worksheets where needed. Content is creative, engaging as well as tried and tested. More to come when there is time!

English Teacher at an outstanding grammar school. All resources are fully planned lessons, with powerpoints and worksheets where needed. Content is creative, engaging as well as tried and tested. More to come when there is time!
An Inspector Calls full SOW 8 weeks

An Inspector Calls full SOW 8 weeks

Full SOW for An Inspector Calls. Powerpoint for every lesson, including starters, discussion questions and plenaries. Exciting, vaired and differentiated activities and self-made worksheets where required. Designed for a high ability year 10 set for edexcel GCSE but easily adaptable. In-built assessment and homework tasks with model answers. Really successful unit for my GCSE class - I hope you find it useful.
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Of Mice and Men - Fully Planned and Resourced Unit

Of Mice and Men - Fully Planned and Resourced Unit

One full term's unit of work on OF Mice and men (18 lessons) taught to a high ability Year 9. All lessons include starters, discussion questions, activities and plenaries. Clear instructions with timings on every slide. Works through the text chronologically, looking at different characters, themes and settings. variety of fully planned activities include reading, writing, presentations, drama, debating, model work & peer assessment. Also include an GCSE essay writing lesson and DIRT activities. Included: - Powerpoint for every lesson - Worksheets - Homework menu project - 3 x in built assessments (reading, writing, speaking & listening) - Assessment criteria marking sheets included.
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An Inspector Calls Context Research Project and Presentations

An Inspector Calls Context Research Project and Presentations

Attached is a HW sheet with very clear instructions and a powerpoint slide to explain the task in class. Each student is allocated a topic to research and present to class. I then assessed their presentations as a speaking and listening assessment according to Edexcel GCSE success criteria. Really efficient way to teach context.
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Of Mice and Men - Homework Menu

Of Mice and Men - Homework Menu

6 weeks of homework tasks - with the choice from 7 different categories: - analysis - creative writing - non fiction writing - themes and ideas - poetry - context - creative Clear instructions on back of the sheet. My students really embraced the challenge that this homework menu allowed - I hope yours do too.
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SHERLOCK HOLMES detective fiction 8 lesson sequence KS3 English

SHERLOCK HOLMES detective fiction 8 lesson sequence KS3 English

4 weeks teaching material on detective fiction, using Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's 'A Scandal in Bohemia' and 'A Case od Identity as a stimulus. Also covers wider features of detective genre. Used with a high ability Year 8 group. Scheme of Work, Powerpoint and worksheets included. Suggested homework tasks and writing assessmetn resources also included. There is a scavnger hunt resource, links to youtube clips and uses lots of visual stimuli and discussion prompts.
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Of Mice and Men Context Research Project and Presentation

Of Mice and Men Context Research Project and Presentation

Used with high ability Year 9. Homework sheet designed to set up students on a research project about different topics of context for Of Mice and Men. Students then present their research to the other class and they are assessed acording to GCSE speaking and listening criteria.
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Biography Writing - Fully planned 8 lesson sequence

Biography Writing - Fully planned 8 lesson sequence

Used with top set year 7 in selective school - easily adaptable for KS3 or KS4. There are 8 lessons in the powerpoint and all resources attached, including homework tasks, a speaking and lsitening assessment and a writing assessment, with assessment resources too. My students really loved studying biography and I hope yours will too.
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GCSE Imaginative Writing Fully Planned Module 11 lessons

GCSE Imaginative Writing Fully Planned Module 11 lessons

Fully planned modules for 11 Creative Writing lessons targeted at a high ability Year 10 group. Bundle includes Powerpoint for each lesson with starters, activities and planries with matching worksheet resources. Mostly differentiated by outcome. It also includes 3 different sets of practice exam style questions and assesment materials, snippets from the Edexcel Specification, code marking and feedback/reflection worksheets. A lot of work went into this module so I hope your students will find it useful.
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Imaginative Writing Marking Code

Imaginative Writing Marking Code

Used for high ability KS4 Year 10 Class studying imaginative writing for edexcel GCSE, but definitely transferrable amongst exam boards or even for use with KS3. Codes for successes and areas for imrpovement linked to writing Assessment objectives (A05 + A06).
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Travel Writing 4 lesson sequence KS3

Travel Writing 4 lesson sequence KS3

4 lesson sequence focusing on: - comic - autobiographical - persuasive - opinion Used with a top set y9 class although adaptable for anyone. Differentiated writing task an inbed self, peer and teacher assessment.
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GCSE Poetry Comparison Code Marking

GCSE Poetry Comparison Code Marking

A code marking system used to speed marking of poetry essays at GCSE. Instead of writing positive and constructive comments on students' work - just write a number and a letter! Successes and Areas for imrpovement given for each assessment objective.
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Of Mice and Men - Model paragraph on Setting

Of Mice and Men - Model paragraph on Setting

Model paragraphs from a high ability year 9 student based on the analysing setting in the first chapter following a PEACE structure. Links to context made in order to promote GCSE essay writing skills. Point Evidence Analysis Context Evaluation
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She Walks In Beauty - Lord Byron

She Walks In Beauty - Lord Byron

EDEXCEL GCSE Poetry Anthology Flexible KS4 Resource All Assessment Objectives Understanding, Close Analysis and Context Lesson plan, Powerpoint & Worksheets
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