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A range of high-quality, engaging and heavily-differentiated resources catered to secure the learning of all. Easily accessible for all learners with SPLD, dyslexia and a range of barriers to learning. All lessons provide challenge for the most able, whilst additionally providing support, sentences starters and exemplar material for those in need of support.

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A range of high-quality, engaging and heavily-differentiated resources catered to secure the learning of all. Easily accessible for all learners with SPLD, dyslexia and a range of barriers to learning. All lessons provide challenge for the most able, whilst additionally providing support, sentences starters and exemplar material for those in need of support.
Fiction Reading Comprehension Task

Fiction Reading Comprehension Task

An extract from James Bond: Goldfinger. You could show students the clip for extra engagement! Can be used as cover or to enable students to focus on their reading comprehension and fully understand what they’re reading. Includes comprehension questions, inference, language and ‘evaluate’ questions leading nicely to Language Paper 1 (AQA) and Component 1 (Eduqas) Includes sentence starters for support and challenges to stretch and challenge.
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Fiction Reading Comprehension: About a Boy

Fiction Reading Comprehension: About a Boy

An extract from ‘About a Boy’. You could show students the clip for extra engagement! Can be used as cover or to enable students to focus on their reading comprehension and fully understand what they’re reading. Includes comprehension questions, inference, language and ‘evaluate’ questions leading nicely to Language Paper 1 (AQA) and Component 1 (Eduqas) Includes sentence starters for support and challenges to stretch and challenge.
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Creative/ descriptive Writing: Image Prompt: Structure strips

Creative/ descriptive Writing: Image Prompt: Structure strips

An activity focusing on descriptive writing. Used as a whole lesson placemat. Blow up onto A3 paper. Starter: Whole class ambitious adjectives to describe the image. Development: Annotating the WAGOLL (model description paragraph) Main: Using structure strips as a guidance, pupils will create their own descriptions.
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The Lamb and The Tyger: William Blake

The Lamb and The Tyger: William Blake

Two lessons looking at the similarities and differences of the presentation of nature and animals in Blake's poetry. First lesson: Engaging poetic device crossword to enable pupils to highlight during annotations Guess the animal? game during the reading of the poem. Independent and collaborative learning encouraged through the use of think/ pair/ share Opportunities for challenge embedded throughout the lesson. Second lesson: Using Venn diagrams to compare the presentation of the two animals
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An Inspector Calls SOW

An Inspector Calls SOW

A 12 lesson bundle featuring key extracts and characterization. From settings to lessons exploring characters.
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An Inspector Calls: Eric Birling and the bourgeoisie

An Inspector Calls: Eric Birling and the bourgeoisie

An engaging lesson that my set 3 Y10 adored! A really accessible way to enable pupils to engage with context and quite adept, challenging key terms (Bourgeoisie / Proletariat). Includes a re-cap of writing (AO5) & (AO6) assessment objectives. Engagement task: Pupils create a TINDER profile for Eric Birling. Development: Exploring key quotes. Task: Writing speeches agreeing or disagreeing with a statement. Plenary: How would Eric Birling response to your peer's speech?
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Unseen Poetry: Quickdraw

Unseen Poetry: Quickdraw

A poem exploring how to analyse poetry using the S.M.I.L.E acronym. Includes: A poetic technique match-up, guided questions, fill the gap activities, exploding quotes examples, a poetry generator with guided questions for analyzing and a PETER paragraph generator.
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Macbeth mini SOW

Macbeth mini SOW

Six outstanding lessons of high quality focussing on the following: 1) Introduction to Shakespeare 2) The Witches 3) Whooshes 4) Character analysis games 5) Macbeth and Lady Macbeth Jeremy Kyle 6) The presentation of Lady Macbeth 7) Macbeth's soliloquy
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The Tempest: Act 1, Scene 2 Evaluating Prospero and Miranda's Relationship

The Tempest: Act 1, Scene 2 Evaluating Prospero and Miranda's Relationship

A lesson graded as OUTSTANDING during a formal observation. Includes kinaesthetic learning: pupils are asked to watch a clip and put their right/ left hand up / stand up depending on how they feel Prospero is presented as a Father. A whoosh of Act 1, Scene 2 with effective pose, pause, pounce, bounce questioning (with examples) A PEER paragraph W.A.G.O.L.L with sentence starters A post-it note whiteboard activity on rating Prospero as a Father
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Blog Writing: Analysis of Blog

Blog Writing: Analysis of Blog

An engaging resource looking at blog-writing and a letter to sixteen-year-old-self. Pupils are asked to analyse the language in the blogpost before writing their own.
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Macbeth: Act Three Scene 1-3

Macbeth: Act Three Scene 1-3

Entrance Task: Do-it now Act Two summary fill-the-gaps activity Starter: Evaluating the character of Banquo Main: Analysing extract looking at Banquo's ambitions and suspicions with guided questions for language analysis, Main: Writing an Imessage to Banquo's wife Plenary: Engaging with Scene 2 & 3, Macbeth's plot to kill Banquo and Fleance and looking at Lady Macbeth's changing character.
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English Language Paper 1: Section A

English Language Paper 1: Section A

A bundle of lessons, worksheets and homework focusing on the new 2017 English Language GCSE. The pack includes multiple practice questions, sentence starters and 'things to include' in the language and structure questions. Additionally, there is the added bonus of W.A.G.O.L.L paragraphs to inform pupils of the success criteria needed. These lessons have really enabled my KS4 classes to understand the differences between language and structure and have enabled them to secure their target grades in recent mocks.
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Blog Writing: Letter to Sixteen-Year-Old self

Blog Writing: Letter to Sixteen-Year-Old self

A second lesson in a sequence of lessons looking at writing letters to ourselves from the future. Engaging and pupils came up with really effective pieces of non-fiction. Includes: Matching techniques with examples. Blog from Huffington Post Self/ Peer and teacher marking ladder.
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KS4: Common Mispellings

KS4: Common Mispellings

An engaging bundle of common spelling errors found in KS4. My pupils have really enjoyed them as starters.
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