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Noughts and Crosses - Novel Study
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Noughts and Crosses - Novel Study

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A complete unit of work on the novel Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman. This unit features questions on the book as well as writing activities and an essay plan. I have also included a textual analysis assessment.
National 5 and Higher RUAE / Close Reading Homework Tasks
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National 5 and Higher RUAE / Close Reading Homework Tasks

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This pack contains four homework booklets (two for National 5 and two for Higher) with passages and questions to complete. The RUAE questions are modeled on past paper tasks and are designed to help with in your own words, word choice, sentence structure and imagery questions.
S1 Literacy Pack
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S1 Literacy Pack

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A collection of worksheets aimed at S1 to promote literacy skills. Can be adapted to suit all levels or given as homework. It includes work on parts of speech (adjectives, tenses, prepositions, etc), punctuation, and reading for understanding.
Divided City by Theresa Breslin
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Divided City by Theresa Breslin

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A unit of study for the novel Divided City by Theresa Breslin. Aimed at BGE S1 and S2 classes but could be adapted for primary. Includes understanding questions on the chapters and writing tasks.
Close Reading Passages and Questions for Practising Skills
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Close Reading Passages and Questions for Practising Skills

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Two close reading passages with questions. I created this resource for S3 but it would also work with N4 classes to help them develop strategies for answering close reading questions. The first is on the Sainsburies Christmas advert and has two sets of questions. The second is on Band Aid and has one set of questions.
Across the Barricades - Drama
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Across the Barricades - Drama

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This pack includes a booklet of tasks on the play ‘Across the Barricades’ adapted from the novel by Joan Lingard, as well as a series of homework tasks.
Hunger Games Media Study
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Hunger Games Media Study

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To accompany the viewing of the film 'The Hunger Games'. Include questions on sections of the film, as well as a listening assessment based on a behind-the-scenes clip.
Reading for Understanding - S1 /S2
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Reading for Understanding - S1 /S2

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This is a pack of reading for understanding passages and questions. It's aimed at BGE classes (particulary S1 and S2) and focuses on developing reading skills and asks pupils questions which test their ability to read thoroughly and critically.
The Highwayman by Alfred Noyes Unit of Work for S1/S2
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The Highwayman by Alfred Noyes Unit of Work for S1/S2

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This is a complete unit of work on the poem 'The Highwayman' by Alfred Noyes. It includes a research task on highwaymen, an animated clip, questions, hot-seating activities on the characters, a storyboard task and activities on imagery. It also includes an essay task about how imagery is used to create a sinister atmosphere.
Boy by Roald Dahl Unit of Work for BGE
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Boy by Roald Dahl Unit of Work for BGE

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A complete unit of work on 'Boy' by Roald Dahl, including questions on the chapters, vocabulary work, research task, poster activity, letter writing task and a final essay question. The essay question focuses on how Dahl creates memorable characters. I created this for an S2 class but it would also work for S1 or a low-ability S3.
S2 Literacy Pack
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S2 Literacy Pack

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A comprehensive collection of worksheets aimed at S2 to promote literacy skills. Can be adapted to suit all levels or given as homework. It includes work on parts of speech (adjectives, tenses, prepositions, etc), punctuation, and reading for understanding.
S2 Literacy Homework Pack
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S2 Literacy Homework Pack

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A programme of homework sheets aimed at S2 BGE. These homework tasks cover a range of literacy skills, such as punctuation, sentence structure, verbs, reading for main ideas and complex sentences.
The Great Gatsby - Novel Study
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The Great Gatsby - Novel Study

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A complete unit on the novel The Great Gatsby by F Scott Fitzgerald. The Powerpoint contains detailed notes on each chapter, as well as range of tasks, including understanding questions, annotating the text and identifying questions. There are three essay tasks at the end. This unit was designed for Higher English classes but could be adapted for National 5.
BGE Summer Poetry Creative Writing
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BGE Summer Poetry Creative Writing

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A unit of study for the summer term, aimed at BGE (S1-S3) pupils. They will revise poetic techniques and then create a collection of summer-themed poems, such as Haiku and blackout poems.
National 5 English The Crucible
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National 5 English The Crucible

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This is a unit of work on The Crucible for Arthur Miller, created for a National 5 class. It includes questions on each act, analysis of key quotations, mind maps about the characters, and an essay plan.
S1 Literacy Homework Pack
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S1 Literacy Homework Pack

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A pack of homework activities based on developing literacy skills, such as punctuation, proper nouns, verbs, jargon and interjections.