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Resources for Scottish secondary school pupils S1 - S6 (but most are also suitable for use in English schools).

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Resources for Scottish secondary school pupils S1 - S6 (but most are also suitable for use in English schools).
Romeo and Juliet pub quiz
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Romeo and Juliet pub quiz

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My senior classes absolutely love this team game at the end of studying the text. Five rounds of fun questions, with a bonus anagram round at the end. Answer key provided. A totally riotous lesson (even without beer!)
Close reading word choice exercise
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Close reading word choice exercise

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An excellent resource for getting pupils to analyse the effectiveness of a writer's word choice. A homework sheet with a step-by-step guide to how to tackle each sentence. My pupils' close reading (comprehension/interpretation) marks improved significantly after doing this.
Malala Yousafzi Listening Test and Marking Key
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Malala Yousafzi Listening Test and Marking Key

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Developed to assess Listening for the Scottish National 5 English qualification, but an interesting activity for any English or Media class, these questions focus on a YouTube interview in which Malala revisits the day she was shot, and shares her opinions about life for young girls under the Taliban.
Sentence Structure exercise for close reading
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Sentence Structure exercise for close reading

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A worksheet that I created for revision purposes before National 5 and Higher English exams in Scotland. (But suitable for England too) Tackles parenthesis, repetition, listing, colons, semi-colons etc. Pupils said this really helped them clarify how to answer many of the exam questions.
My Left Foot studying a key scene template
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My Left Foot studying a key scene template

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A template to help pupils write down their observations of camera work, sound etc. during a key scene in My Left Foot. Excellent preparation for writing a film essay about a key scene. Pupils can then collate their notes into a final document.
'Lion' Dev Patel film of 'A Long way Home'
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'Lion' Dev Patel film of 'A Long way Home'

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I have developed a range of resources for pupils to write critical essays based on a film text. This PowerPoint focuses on the biopic genre and looks at the genre conventions within 'Lion' My pupils loved studying this 2017 film. See my other resources for essay plans etc.
'Lion' Dev Patel film of 'A Long Way Home': essay plan
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'Lion' Dev Patel film of 'A Long Way Home': essay plan

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Critical essay plan based on studying a key scene of this brilliant 2017 film. My Scottish Higher class is doing this for their critical essay paper. See my accompanying resources - a template to help pupils prepare for this essay, and a power point and essay plan to help tackle a genre essay.
Gun Law Reading and writing exercise
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Gun Law Reading and writing exercise

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Part of a thematic project I'm doing with S3 Scottish pupils. This is a worksheet to accompany a newspaper article: 'Texas Students Can Bring Guns to College'. I can't publish the article for copyright reasons, but it's easily available online. Please look at my other resources for connected materials.
A Clockwork Orange Introduction
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A Clockwork Orange Introduction

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A powerpoint to introduce Anthony Burgess's 'A Clockwork Orange'. Key information about characterisation, plot, theme, and explanations of dystopia, totalitarianism etc. Youtube links to other supporting materials.
Norman MacCaig 6 Poems National 5 Unit
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Norman MacCaig 6 Poems National 5 Unit

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Assisi, Aunt Julia, Basking Shark, Memorial, Sounds of the Day and Visiting Hour.Developed to support the new Scottish National 5 English exam, but suitable for any students studying MacCaig. This resource includes everything you need: questions on each poem; a full set of stanza by stanza notes with important quotations in bold; individual follow-up writing tasks for each poem; and a group presentation task for each poem. I have used this with my own classes for two years.
Song Lyrics Presentation Model
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Song Lyrics Presentation Model

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Teacher model of what is required for pupil presentation about a song that is important to them. Based on 'Fairytale of New York' by the Pogues and Kirsty MacColl.
Critical Essay Novel Study Pupil Project
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Critical Essay Novel Study Pupil Project

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A whole note-taking booklet, with support notes, to help pupils write a novel study on the book of their choice. Covers: plot summary, choosing a focus, genre, structure, setting, characterisation, theme, narrator, and style. This has worked extremely well with my senior pupils.