Macbeth Unit - Act 1

Macbeth Unit - Act 1

Macbeth unit covering Act 1 of the play. 50 pages in total. In PDF, so you can print it off and bind how you want it, or use as individual worksheets in the order you prefer. (I use plastic folders which 'grip' the pages and keep them in place and secure, but other methods of binding are available. HUGE resource compiled to save you time... Contents - * Opening scene question sheet (longer written response questions). * Lost the plot?? (worksheet). * Who am I?? (worksheet). * Shakespearean language v's modern language (handout.) * Shakespearean phrases (highlighting task). * Meet the characters (character profiles and illustrations they can colour in). * Irony (handout). * Discussion sheet (prompts for class discussion). * Quiz (multiple choice/true/false questions). * Main events (bullet point handout). * Unit project (an ongoing task for the unit). * Journal prompt (for their chosen project). * Answer sheets. Suggestions for using this resource - The workbook is designed to be used alongside study of the text of Macbeth. The activities assess students' learning and understanding of the play using multiple choice/true/false questions as well as longer, more in-depth questions. There are also helpful handouts included which students can refer back to whilst studying the rest of the play. The discussion questions involve the whole class in engaging deeper with the play. You can use the resources in a different order to the one suggested. You can also 'cherry pick' which resources from the workbook you feel will work best with your students or you can adapt them further. The unit project is an on-going journal in which the students have to decide which Elizabethan profession they are in. From this, they will fill in relevant quotes/details from the play as they progress through it. This project encourages them to focus on the text and events. A journal prompt is included to start their journals off. Other workbooks covering the rest of the play will be available soon.
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Poetry analysis checklist for any poem

Poetry analysis checklist for any poem

Poetry analysis checklist/handout with notes on things to remember when analysing a poem. Suitable for GCSE and Common Core grades 7,8,9,10. This resource makes analysing poetry easy for students who don't know where to start. It enables students to engage with ANY poem independently and increases their confidence so that even unseen poetry won't seem as daunting. With practice, using the checklist, it will become second nature to them. cover Clip art - http:teacherspayteachers.com/store/krista-walden Border - http://the3amteacher.blogspot.com
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Writing the opening part of a story. AQA GCSE (9-1) paper 1, Sec B/Writing. (Creative Writing)

Writing the opening part of a story. AQA GCSE (9-1) paper 1, Sec B/Writing. (Creative Writing)

Covers AQA Assessment objectives 5 and 6 of GCSE English Language 9-1. Suitable for the AQA GCSE English Language (paper 1) Sec B, or as a general creative writing practice lesson. Now updated to include illustrations. The handout/worksheet consists of 10 pages. There are several activities which take the student from a single word to first ideas for a story. These are then expanded on until they have a basic plot and know where to start their story for it to have the strongest possible opening. * Analysis of 3 extracts for technique. * Start with one word. * Generate plot ideas. * Where to start? * Write a story.
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Macbeth (Adapted) Act 5 and activities

Macbeth (Adapted) Act 5 and activities

Macbeth - A specially adapted version of Macbeth - Act 5 and activities for Spec ed, GCSE, adult literacy and ESOL students. I wanted to adapt Macbeth so that Special Ed students could study - and enjoy the play. I have kept the original plot, character motivation, scenes etc, but it’s in simplified language. Because of this, the resource is also ideal for ANY student studying the play as it simplifies the plot so they can understand what’s happening and compare it with the difficult to read original. It will be easier for them to grasp what happens in each scene as the language is always difficult for anyone reading the play. It’s therefore also suitable for GCSE students, adult literacy classes and ESOL classes. This is a complete unit of study of Act 5. This resource includes - 30 power point slides (illustrated) with the adapted text of Macbeth. A short answer reading comprehension quiz, covering the scenes of act 5 (multiple choice, true/false, missing word). Answer sheet. Activity sheet - Write a diary entry Activity sheet - write a letter X2 word search activities. Activity sheet - Write a newspaper front page activity. Handout - PDF of presentation slides/text to print off. Role play activity. Discussion sheet - Macbeth’s demise
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Macbeth BUNDLE (ADAPTED) Acts 1-5 and Activities

Macbeth BUNDLE (ADAPTED) Acts 1-5 and Activities

The complete bundle of an adapted version of Macbeth which although it’s mainly for Spec ed students, it can be used for any student of Macbeth to help them understand the play better. This is a substantial resource and each act comes with an illustrated presentation as well as activities relating to each act. Please read each individual description for more details of content.
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Macbeth Act 2 (ADAPTED) Presentation

Macbeth Act 2 (ADAPTED) Presentation

A 22 slide illustrated presentation of an adapted version of Macbeth covering ACT 2. This resource is suitable for any student of Macbeth as well as spec ed students as it is in simplified language. See my other listings for more Macbeth resources.
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Macbeth Act 3 (ADAPTED) Presentation

Macbeth Act 3 (ADAPTED) Presentation

A 34 slide illustrated presentation of an adapted version of Macbeth covering ACT 3. This resource is suitable for any student of Macbeth as well as spec ed students as it is in simplified language. See my other listings for more Macbeth resources.
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Macbeth Act 4 (ADAPTED) Presentation

Macbeth Act 4 (ADAPTED) Presentation

A 28 slide illustrated presentation of an adapted version of Macbeth covering ACT 4. This resource is suitable for any student of Macbeth as well as spec ed students as it is in simplified language. See my other listings for more Macbeth resources.
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Macbeth Act 5 (ADAPTED) presentation

Macbeth Act 5 (ADAPTED) presentation

A 30 slide illustrated presentation of an adapted version of Macbeth covering ACT 5. This resource is suitable for any student of Macbeth as well as spec ed students as it is in simplified language. See my other listings for more Macbeth resources.
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Macbeth Acts 1-5 PRESENTATIONS (Adapted)

Macbeth Acts 1-5 PRESENTATIONS (Adapted)

Macbeth Acts 1-5 illustrated PRESENTATIONS of adapted text. As it is in simplified language, this resource is suitable for any student of Macbeth, not just special ed students. See my other listings for more Macbeth resources.
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Macbeth (Adapted) Presentation - Act 1

Macbeth (Adapted) Presentation - Act 1

A 27 slide illustrated presentation of an adapted version of Macbeth covering ACT 1. This resource is suitable for any student of Macbeth as well as spec ed students as it is in simplified language. See my other listings for more Macbeth resources.
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Macbeth (adapted) act 4 and activities

Macbeth (adapted) act 4 and activities

Macbeth - A specially adapted version of Macbeth - Act 4 and activities for Spec ed, GCSE, adult literacy and ESOL students. I wanted to adapt Macbeth so that Special Ed students could study - and enjoy the play. I have kept the original plot, character motivation, scenes etc, but it’s in simplified language. Because of this, the resource is also ideal for ANY student studying the play as it simplifies the plot so they can understand what’s happening and compare it with the difficult to read original. It will be easier for them to grasp what happens in each scene as the language is always difficult for anyone reading the play. It’s therefore also suitable for GCSE students, adult literacy classes and ESOL classes. This is a complete unit of study of Act 4. (act 5 will follow soon). This resource includes - 28 power point slides (illustrated) with the adapted text of Macbeth. A short answer reading comprehension quiz, covering the scenes of act 4 (multiple choice, true/false, missing word). Answer sheets. Activity sheet - Write a diary entry Activity sheet - write a letter X2 word search activities. Activity sheet - Write a newspaper front page activity. Handout - PDF of presentation slides/text to print off. Role play activity. Peer performance record sheet. Self evaluation sheet. Handout - recap of Act 4 - Some questions to think about.
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Macbeth Act 3 (Adapted) and activities

Macbeth Act 3 (Adapted) and activities

Macbeth - A specially adapted version of Macbeth - Act 3 and activities for Spec ed, GCSE, adult literacy and ESOL students. I wanted to adapt Macbeth so that Special Ed students could study - and enjoy the play. I have kept the original plot, character motivation, scenes etc, but it’s in simplified language. Because of this, the resource is also ideal for ANY student studying the play as it simplifies the plot so they can understand what’s happening and compare it with the difficult to read original. It will be easier for them to grasp what happens in each scene as the language is always difficult for anyone reading the play. It’s therefore also suitable for GCSE students, adult literacy classes and ESOL classes. This is a complete unit of study of Act 3. (The rest of the acts will follow soon). This resource includes - 34 power point slides (illustrated) with the adapted text of Macbeth. A short answer reading comprehension quiz, covering all 6 scenes of act 3 (multiple choice, true/false, missing word). Answer sheets. Discussion sheet questions Activity sheet - Write a diary entry Activity sheet - write a letter Activity sheet - create a wanted poster X2 word search activities. Lost the plot?? activity. Activity sheet - Who said this? Activity sheet - Write a newspaper front page activity. Handout - PDF of presentation slides/text to print off. Role play activity. Peer performance record sheet. Self evaluation sheet. Handout - recap of Act 3 - Some questions to think about.
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Macbeth (Adapted) Act 2 and activities

Macbeth (Adapted) Act 2 and activities

Macbeth - A specially adapted version of Macbeth - Act 2 and activities. I wanted to adapt Macbeth so that Special Ed students could study - and enjoy the play. I have kept the plot, character motivation, scenes etc, but it’s in simplified language. Because of this, the resource is also ideal for ANY student studying the play as it simplifies the plot so they can understand what’s happening and compare it with the difficult to read Elizabethan original. It will be easier for them to grasp what happens in each scene then as the language is always difficult for anyone reading the play. It’s therefore also suitable for GCSE students, adult literacy classes and ESOL classes. This is a complete unit of study of Act 2. (The rest of the acts will follow soon). This resource includes - * 22 power point slides (illustrated) with the adapted text of Macbeth. * A short answer reading comprehension quiz, covering all 4 scenes of act 2 (multiple choice, true/false, missing word). * Answer sheet. * X2 word search activities. * Lost the plot?? activity. * Activity sheet - Invent a word. * Activity sheet - Write a newspaper front page activity. * Handout - PDF of presentation slides to print off. * Role play activity. * Peer performance record sheet. * Self evaluation sheet. * Handout - recap of Act 2 - Some questions to think about.
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A Christmas Carol - Adapted -  literacy activity bundle

A Christmas Carol - Adapted - literacy activity bundle

A Christmas Carol - a specially adapted version of the Charles Dickens classic in 32 power point slides and a selection of foundation level literacy activities for spec ed students, foundation level, ESOL and key stage 1. These resources are further activities based on my adapted text of A Christmas Carol and can be used in conjunction with my other adapted A Christmas Carol bundle, or as a stand alone as I have included the 5 power point presentations. The original bundle is more focused on the story/text. This bundle focuses more on literacy activities. Resources include - * The 5 staves of adapted text in powerpoint. * Antonyms worksheet. * Short vowels worksheet. * Flash cards. * How to write a postcard activity. * Write the front page of Scrooge's local paper. * Word rhymes worksheet. * Write Bob Cratchit's diary worksheet. * What happened to the ghosts activity. * Spelling activity using the flash cards. * Correct Bob's to-do list activity. * Word search activity. Clip art - www.edu-clips.com Flash card template - https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Miss-Ss-Sixers
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Macbeth, Act 1 (Adapted) and activities

Macbeth, Act 1 (Adapted) and activities

Macbeth - A specially adapted version of Macbeth - Act 1 and activities. I wanted to adapt Macbeth so that Special Ed students could study - and enjoy the play. (I'm on a quest to get the classics into special ed classrooms). I have kept the plot, character motivation, scenes etc - and even a bit of rhyme, but it is in simplified language. Because of this, the resource is also ideal for ANY student studying the play as it simplifies the plot so they can understand what's happening and compare it with the difficult to read Elizabethan original. It will be easier for them to grasp what happens in each scene then as the language is always tricky for anyone reading the play. It's also suitable for adult literacy classes and ESOL classes. This is a complete unit of study of Act 1. (The rest of the acts will follow soon). This resource includes - * 27 power point slides (illustrated) with the adapted text of Macbeth. * 35 short answer question quiz, covering all 7 scenes of act 1 (multiple choice, true/false, missing word). * Answer sheet. * Class discussion sheet - Consequence and conscience, further discussion questions, highlighting activity. * Activity sheet - Write a letter. * Activity sheet - Draw a poster. * Handout - PDF of presentation slides to print off (I print it off in grey scale). * Role play activity. * Peer performance record sheet. * Self evaluation sheet. * Handout - recap of Act 1 - Some questions to think about.
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Winter literacy activity bundle

Winter literacy activity bundle

A bundle of fun for winter! Resources include - Santa's untidy elves activities. A Christmas word search activity. Onomatopoeia activity. Write a list poem for Santa activity. Write a postcard activity. Write your New Year's resolutions activity. All resources are available separately. Visit my shop to see more resources.
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Winter Literacy Activity - Write a list poem for Santa

Winter Literacy Activity - Write a list poem for Santa

Winter literacy activity - write a list poem for Santa. Santa's confused. The Elves have been so busy loading up the sleigh with toys, they've lost Santa's list of things to do and what toy needs to be delivered to which child. He needs your help to write a new list poem...
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Frankenstein (Adapted) - Vol.1

Frankenstein (Adapted) - Vol.1

Frankenstein (Adapted) Vol.1 A comprehensive range of resources covering Volume 1 of a specially adapted text of Frankenstein -suitable for spec. ed students, ESOL students, foundation level reading and writing. * A 20 slide presentation containing the adapted text. * A PDF of the presentation you can print out. * 3 word search activities. * 3 writing worksheet activity handouts with a list of 10 words the students may not be familiar with from the text so they can learn the words and increase their vocabulary. There is also a complete the sentence activity. The students need to choose which is the correct missing word from the list. There is also a word search for each of the writing activity handouts using the same list of words. Repetition and use of the unfamiliar words ensures they are remembered by the students. * 2 reading comprehension quizzes with short answers - true/false, multiple choice, short answer. * Highlighting unfamiliar words in the story activity and recognising words they do know. * 2 fill in the missing words from two letters in the text. * Write a postcard activity. * Answer sheet. Vol. 2 will be available soon.
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Santa's Untidy Elves - A Christmas Activity lesson

Santa's Untidy Elves - A Christmas Activity lesson

Santa's Untidy Elves - A Christmas activity lesson, specially for the festive season. Activities focus on reading and writing skills. It's Christmas Eve and Santa's elves have been so busy baking cookies to go on Santa's sleigh, they haven't mopped up the spilled milk. Elfon the elf, doesn't see the milk on the floor and he slips. No one sees some of the dough go into a strange bowl ... Teaching suggestions - The story is in presentation format and is illustrated. Read through the presentation slides as a class first. There is a handout of the story too, so they can read the story individually as well. Then, hand out the word search activity, then the draw and doodle activity sheet. Next, they can do the reading comprehension quiz, followed by the creative writing activity. You could use pieces the class produces to display up in the classroom over the festive season. They can also colour in the black and white illustrations on the handouts. Resources included - * A 19 slide illustrated presentation of the text of the story. * Reading comprehension quiz - Multiple choice, True/false, missing word, short answer. * Creative writing activity sheet - Choose one of a choice of five to write a story on. * Draw and doodle activity sheet - Draw a wanted poster for the gingerbread man and 5 other drawing and doodling activities. * A word search - Find 10 words which were in the story.
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