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I am a Teacher of English in Reading, England who teaches both GCSE and A Level. These resources are aimed at AQA exam boards but can easily be applied to other exam boards and curriculums.

I am a Teacher of English in Reading, England who teaches both GCSE and A Level. These resources are aimed at AQA exam boards but can easily be applied to other exam boards and curriculums.
Power and Conflict - Bayonet Charge - 9-1
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Power and Conflict - Bayonet Charge - 9-1

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A full lesson about Ted Hughes’ Bayonet Charge with advanced annotations. Brief context of Ted Hughes and WWI explored bedore studetns annotate and think baout the poem’s place withing the Power and Conflict anthology.
Power and Conflict - Kamikaze - 9-1
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Power and Conflict - Kamikaze - 9-1

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A 2 part lesson whcih shows the themes of the poem and also provides annotations, some of which are phrased as questions so that students are not copying the entire lesson. There is also a fun section using paper planes as a plenary for lesson 1. Lesson 2 uses prior learning from part 1 so that students can practice their poetry analysis using a stuctured paragraph.
AQA Poetry Cards - Power and Conflict
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AQA Poetry Cards - Power and Conflict

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These cards can be used for both teaching and revision of poetry. They include strucutral features of poetry, themes, all of the poems ffrom the Power and Conflict cluster and language / literary techniques. The cards are great for starters, plenaries and general revision.
Power and Conflict - Remains - 9-1
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Power and Conflict - Remains - 9-1

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A lesson which can be taught to mixed ability. Includes a starter regarding PTSD in soldiers and then moves on to analysis of the poem. Annotations are provided in the form of quotes and guided questions. the lesson ends with a guided essay regarding Remains
Julius Caesar - Outline Scheme of Work - GCSE Literature
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Julius Caesar - Outline Scheme of Work - GCSE Literature

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An outline for a scheme of work for William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar. This scheme of work is in use at my current school. Following completion of the scheme, classroom teachers then teach or upskill students in areas where they need. This is done and planned by each teacher individually as they understand the needs of what each class needs in terms of consolidation and understanding of their knowledge. Good luck and thank you!
AQA Power and Conflict - Modern Poems
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AQA Power and Conflict - Modern Poems

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14% Savings This bundle includes 8 of the modern poems from the AQA Power and Conflict poetry cluster. Each lesson provides context, activities and annotations for each poem. If downloaded, please leave a review!
Power and Conflict - Checking Out Me History - 9-1
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Power and Conflict - Checking Out Me History - 9-1

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A full lesson which can be split into 2 lessons that explores and annotates John Agard’s Checking Out Me History. There is a group work section regarding the historical figures, full annotations and also a plenary activity that can be expanded upon into a full lesson.
Power and Conflict - Tissue - 9-1
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Power and Conflict - Tissue - 9-1

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2 full lessons that explore and annotate Imtiaz Dharkar’s Tissue. There is an introduction activity, an introduction to context full annotations and also a plenary activity that can be expanded upon into a full lesson.