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Miss Brumby's Resources

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!
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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Relationships Poetry Revision Quiz

Relationships Poetry Revision Quiz

EDEXCEL GCSE - Relationships Poetry Anthology Revision Quiz with 5 rounds - pictures, poets, dates, quotations and techniques Also a further comparison activity which could be adapted as a seperate lesson.
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Neutral Tones - Thomas Hardy

Neutral Tones - Thomas Hardy

EDEXCEL GCSE Poetry Anthology Flexible KS4 Resource All Assessment Objectives Understanding, Close Analysis and Context Powerpoint & Worksheet
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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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AN INSPECTOR CALLS - Fully Planned Module

AN INSPECTOR CALLS - Fully Planned Module

Tried, Tested and Taught GCSE module for An Inspector Calls by J. B. Priestley. Taught for Edexcel 9-1 2017 English Literature GCSE to high ability Year 10 students, but fully adaptable resource. Clearly labelled lesson plans, powerpoints and worksheets for every lesson. Every lesson consists of a starter, passage reading, discussion questions, activity/ies and plenary. Creative tasks, drama tasks and revision tasks all included. Corresponding Scheme of work and also homework tasks included.
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GCSE EDEXCEL RELATIONSHIP POETRY ANTHOLOGY FULL LESSONS

GCSE EDEXCEL RELATIONSHIP POETRY ANTHOLOGY FULL LESSONS

Lessons covering 10 of the poems form the Relationships Anthology including: A Complaint - William Wordsworth Manhunt - SImon Armitage My Last Duchess - Robert Browning Neutral Tones - Thomas Hardy Powerpoints and worksheets included for each poem. ALSO INCLUDED : - Poetry Comparison Lessons - Essay Writing Lessons - Revision Quiz (intensive and with answers!) including model paragraphs and differentiated resources.
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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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A Complaint - William Wordsworth

A Complaint - William Wordsworth

EDEXCEL GCSE Poetry Anthology Flexible KS4 Resource All Assessment Objectives Understanding, Close Analysis and Context Powerpoint & Worksheet, including a crossword activity
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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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FULLY PLANNED TEACHING MODULE: The Handmaid's Tale - Critical Reading

FULLY PLANNED TEACHING MODULE: The Handmaid's Tale - Critical Reading

A full scheme of learning teaching The Handmaid's Tale designed for KS5 using Atwood's text as a scope to teaching how to apply critical theories to literature in order to prepare students for writing their coursework. Looks at dystopian genre, post modernism era and much more. Work covers all assessment objectives - understanding, close analysis, comparison, criticism and theory. Includes cherry-picked quotations for activities and discussions and also teaches advanced subject terminology, such as metafiction, analepsis and free indirect discourse. Include a full SOW. All relevant worksheets and homework tasks attached. Lots of work has gone into this module, I hope that you can get some benefit from it too. Please edit as you feel necessary.
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Valentine - Carol Ann Duffy

Valentine - Carol Ann Duffy

EDEXCEL GCSE Poetry Anthology Flexible KS4 Resource All Assessment Objectives Understanding, Close Analysis and Context Lesson plan, Powerpoint, Worksheets. Homework Sheet, and copy of poem
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An Inspector Calls Scheme of Work (SOL)

An Inspector Calls Scheme of Work (SOL)

20 Lesson Scheme of Work for KS4. Designed for Edexcel GCSE but multi-purpose. Lesson titles, activites, objectives and resources. See my other uploads for linked powerpoints and worksheets.
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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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