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Using literary devices effectively in descriptive and creative writing
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Using literary devices effectively in descriptive and creative writing

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A set of worksheets aimed at improving the quality of writing by learning to use literary devices effectively. Includes an explanation and example, assessment tasks, differentiated objectives, an extract to read and see how devices are used effectively, three tasks of increasing difficulty and extension tasks. There is space for students to write so nothing else is needed and therefore this would be ideal for cover and, with very little adapting, for homework too.
Using colour to effect in descriptive and creative writing
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Using colour to effect in descriptive and creative writing

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A set of worksheets aimed at improving the quality of writing by learning to use colour effectively. Includes an explanation of how colour can bring writing to life, easy teacher assessment marking grid, differentiated objectives, three tasks of increasing difficulty and an extension. There is space for students to write so nothing else is needed and therefore this would be ideal for cover and, with very little adapting, for homework too.
our versus are - homophone worksheet
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our versus are - homophone worksheet

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A handy worksheet for student s to clarify the differences between 'our' and 'are'. Includes explanations of each word with examples and three separate tasks. Good as a starter or extension activity.
Assessment Plan on the character of Iago, for the play 'Othello'.
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Assessment Plan on the character of Iago, for the play 'Othello'.

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A detailed assessment plan to guide students through each paragraph. Includes bullet point ideas for each paragraph, optional starting sentences, extension paragraphs, a sample conclusion and a wordbank. Space has been given to encourage students to note down suitable quotations on their plan, before writing up their essays.
Victor Frankenstein Character Analysis & Essay Guide
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Victor Frankenstein Character Analysis & Essay Guide

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A whole lesson on the character analysis of Victor Frankenstein. Starter consists of a list of adjectives to describe Victor and a range of quotations. Students select appropriate adjectives to link to the quotes. Main activity explores in-depth analysis of two quotations of their choice from the starter with space for language analysis too. This provides a practise for essay writing in following activity. Essay title and essay guide given for students to plan their essay. Essay structure is outlined including optional starting sentences for both the introduction and conclusion.
Using show don't tell in creative and descriptive writing
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Using show don't tell in creative and descriptive writing

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A set of worksheets aimed at improving the quality of writing by learning to use 'show don't tell' effectively. Includes an explanation and example of 'show don't tell' , a self - assessment task, differentiated objectives, three tasks of increasing difficulty and extension tasks. There is space for students to write so nothing else is needed and therefore this would be ideal for cover and, with very little adapting, for homework too.
Classroom Templates
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Classroom Templates

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A variety of display templates with different themes, a book report, a character/theme analysis template and newspaper templates.
Characters in Frankenstein
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Characters in Frankenstein

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A set of resources to study and analyse main and minor characters in the novel. Includes grids to complete on minor characters and character quotations for students to identify the speaker. There are also two essay guides and tasks to prepare students for assessments on Victor and the creature.
An introduction to poetry - poetic devices
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An introduction to poetry - poetic devices

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Several complete lessons for learning about poetic devices complete with worksheets (separated into lessons with clear task instructions). Activities are varied to engage students and differentiated to learning style or ability. A PowerPoint presentation is provided to display key lesson information. Definitions of devices are given, differentiated learning objectives are provided and activities are outlined as a visual reminder of the lesson structure.
Frankenstein vocabulary starters or homework tasks in a workbook
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Frankenstein vocabulary starters or homework tasks in a workbook

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A vocabulary resource designed to develop student skills for AO4. Some of the complex vocabulary is taken from chapters 1-4 in the novel and students complete a variety of short tasks to understand definitions. The tasks aim to improve student understanding of the chapter, as well as widening vocabulary. All tasks have extension activities for early finishers and more able students. Answers are provided for easy marking. Presented as a workbook with a front cover including AO4, but individual sheets can be copied if preferred.
Prefixes Activity Worksheet
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Prefixes Activity Worksheet

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A brief explanation and example of prefixes followed by several simple tasks. Tasks become progressively more difficult and include extensions. A 2 page word document.