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I am the GCSE English lead for a provision that caters to 16-19 year old learners with social, emotional and mental health difficulties. My resources are primarily aimed at GCSE and FS English however I upload a variety of resources for example; progress tracking, internal CPD and enrichment activities.

I am the GCSE English lead for a provision that caters to 16-19 year old learners with social, emotional and mental health difficulties. My resources are primarily aimed at GCSE and FS English however I upload a variety of resources for example; progress tracking, internal CPD and enrichment activities.
Fake News Worksheet
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Fake News Worksheet

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Worksheet on identifying fake news. A useful introduction for students to consider where they source their information from/what’s factual and how do we know? FYI - The ‘fake news’ advert is number 2: Massive Mohammed.
Inference
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Inference

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Activities/worksheets regarding Inference. Link to the minions video that links to the minions worksheet - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wopHYlQEv7s
English Christmas Quiz
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English Christmas Quiz

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An English related Christmas Quiz! The first letter of each answer spells out ‘We wish you a Merry Christmas’ (if the learners get their answers right!).
Identifying language features in text
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Identifying language features in text

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To be used alongside a piece of text to allow learners to identify specific language features. I have used this successfully with my lower ability GCSE English Language students to help them identify language features within the text as exam practice. The scaffolded worksheet can be amended by the tutor to include some of the language features that are within the source/text to prompt the less able learners to find examples.
Introduction GCSE English session
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Introduction GCSE English session

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Introduction GCSE English session (aimed at AQA exam series but adaptable). Introduction session - ascertaining prior knowledge of learners and a general overview of GCSE English. *Includes recap quiz - link to Kahoots and a paper based version. *
Mindful English Book
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Mindful English Book

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Mindfulness is a moment-by-moment awareness of our thoughts, emotions, sensations and surrounding environment. This book is a selection of activities designed around the concept of mindfulness and Functional Skills English. Using aspects of mindfulness within education has been proven to improve concentration and focus, increase the potential for learning and promote a calmer learning environment.