DESCRIPTIVE WRITING TASK - CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY - KS3 & 4 ENGLISH CREATIVE

DESCRIPTIVE WRITING TASK - CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY - KS3 & 4 ENGLISH CREATIVE

Ppt showing a clip of the chocolate room, in the first film version, collage of chocolate room related pictures to help students write a description of the room using a set of given techniques. Then, the same story is used to look at onomatopoeia. Students look at a given extract from the story and identify the onomatopoeia, also considering the effect of it. Final task is to use onomatopoeia to describe a tsunami. 1-2 lessons.
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NARRATIVE WRITING ENGLISH LANGUAGE  PAPER 1 SECTION B EXAMPLE AND PLANNING TWO LESSONS

NARRATIVE WRITING ENGLISH LANGUAGE PAPER 1 SECTION B EXAMPLE AND PLANNING TWO LESSONS

This two lesson resource gives students an example of a story, for which they can discuss what the candidate has done well and what could be improved. Following this they can use the mark scheme included (from the new spec AQA) to award a level / mark. Using this knowledge of what makes a good narrative, the remaining slides give some prompts and advice about how to go about planning and writing a narrative. Planning sheet and suggested titles is included for students to plan according to what they have learned. The actual story could be written by way of extension.
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ENGLISH LANGUAGE PAPER 1 KS4 - 1 TO 2 LESSONS LOOKING AT DESCRIPTIVE WRITING TECHNIQUES

ENGLISH LANGUAGE PAPER 1 KS4 - 1 TO 2 LESSONS LOOKING AT DESCRIPTIVE WRITING TECHNIQUES

This lesson starts with an introduction to stock characters and a wide range of other descriptive writing techniques using a written description of a scene in a doctor's waiting room. Students answer a set of questions which ask them to identify the writer's techniques and explain the effects. Next, students plan their own descriptive writing using given planning sheets, a range of prompts and some images of a fairground.
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