AQA Q5 Writing Starters

AQA Q5 Writing Starters

TEN writing starters for Paper 1, Question 5. Students are given a series of pictures as a stimulus (some of the photography is taken by me!) and a success criteria for each picture. This will help guide their writing and create more imaginative openings using ambitious writing techniques to impress an examiner! Find some free examples to download on my Tes shop. If you like it, download the collection :o)
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English Language Paper 1: Question 3 (Structure)

English Language Paper 1: Question 3 (Structure)

Detailed lesson for Q3 (structure). The lesson: - looks at the differences between language and structural techniques -gives students opportunities to identify structural techniques within a text - includes a detailed flashcard with sentence stems and terminology for revision -includes mark scheme
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The Sign of Four Homework Booklet

The Sign of Four Homework Booklet

'The Sign of Four' booklet, including 7 exam style questions. The booklet also includes space for students to plan, write and self/peer assess work, as generic feedback sentences have been provided. There are also opportunities for students to rewrite their response using the feedback given.
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AQA GCSE Writing Bundle

AQA GCSE Writing Bundle

Detailed and relatable assessment preparation lesson and range of activities focusing on English Language Paper 1 Question 5. The bundle includes: quiz to test knowledge of writing skills student friendly mark scheme student example independent writing task opportunity for guided self assessment TEN Paper 1 Q5 writing starters which include a success criteria to help guide students’ writing and create more imaginative openings. Sentence structure worksheet to help students vary their use of sentence form for effect
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Sentence Structure: Superheroes

Sentence Structure: Superheroes

Worksheet looking at sentence structures. Students will first look at the definitions of simple, compound, complex and minor sentence. They will then have to identify what sentence type has been used in a series of sentences, ending with rewriting a piece of writing using a variation of sentence forms.
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IGCSE Homework Booklet

IGCSE Homework Booklet

IGCSE homework booklet. Booklet includes FIVE practice exam papers (Q1-7) with teacher feedback sheets to make marking quick and easy. A section for students to rewrite weakest question is also included.
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Macbeth: The Witches (Act1 Scene 1 and 3)

Macbeth: The Witches (Act1 Scene 1 and 3)

Detailed lesson looking at the presentation of witches and their role in the play ‘Macbeth’. Lesson includes: -spelling test -guided questions to help students analyse the scene -explode the quote language analysis task -homework tasks (my YouTube video focusing on the context and exam question)
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Macbeth: King Duncan and the Role of a King

Macbeth: King Duncan and the Role of a King

Detailed lesson looking at King Duncan and the role of a king. Lesson includes: -idiom starter activity -critical thinking role play tasks -original and modern text with key questions to aid discussion -language analysis ‘explode the quote’ task -analysis question
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English Language Paper 1: Question 3 (Structure)

English Language Paper 1: Question 3 (Structure)

Detailed lesson for Q3 (structure). The lesson: - looks at the differences between language and structural techniques -gives students opportunities to identify structural techniques within a text - includes a detailed flashcard with sentence stems and terminology for revision -includes mark scheme
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AQA Paper 2 Question 5 Writing Tasks

AQA Paper 2 Question 5 Writing Tasks

FIVE writing activities for AQA English Language Paper 2 Question 5. I’ve used the thought provoking work of artist Al Margen to act as a visual aid and help students write more creatively. I have also included questions for classroom discussions.
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The Sign of Four: Chapter 1

The Sign of Four: Chapter 1

Detailed lesson focusing on Chapter 1 of ‘The Sign of Four’. Students will focus on observations and deductions. Lesson includes: -spelling test using unfamiliar words from Chapter 1 -observation and deductions task using extract from Chapter 1 -critical thinking/collaborative task (students use observations and deductions to solve a crime)
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Romeo and Juliet Word Level Analysis: Act 1 Scene 5

Romeo and Juliet Word Level Analysis: Act 1 Scene 5

Students will work collaboratively to analyse lines at word level from Romeo’s speech in Act 1, Scene 5. To help pupils think critically , key questions are given to guide them through. AO focused questions are also given for students to answer as well.
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Romeo and Juliet SPAG Tasks

Romeo and Juliet SPAG Tasks

Series of 10 minute SPAG tasks to use during your teaching of Romeo and Juliet. Lessons include: correcting the SPAG in a passage using synonyms spelling test and sentence structures identifying word classes
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Of Mice and Men Lessons: Friendship

Of Mice and Men Lessons: Friendship

TWO lessons focusing on the friendship between George and Lennie. The lessons were designed for an ESL set, therefore it would be suited to lower ability students. Lesson includes: - a range of literacy activities (spellings, sentence forms, suffixes and grammar tasks) -comprehension tasks based on an extract from 'Of Mice and Men' - PEE question and sentence starters
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Writing and Performing a News Report

Writing and Performing a News Report

Students will look at the main features of a news report. They will then use what they have learnt to create and perform their own. The lesson includes: -literacy tasks: spelling test, sentence structures and discourse markers -5Ws questions -stimulus (article) for their news report -peer assessment worksheet
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English Literature A0 Marking Templates

English Literature A0 Marking Templates

Most of us dislike marking because of the time it takes. Let me help you cut your marking time with these handy marking templates. There are 3 templates available focusing on each Assessment Objective (A01, A02 & A03) . Marking Tip: Get students to identify their weakest A0 and use the student success criteria to guide their response and make improvement in this area. This is a good way to get students to take more ownership of their learning.
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AQA Q5 Writing Starters

AQA Q5 Writing Starters

TEN writing starters for Paper 1, Question 5. Students are given a series of pictures as a stimulus (some of the photography is taken by me!) and a success criteria for each picture. This will help guide their writing and create more imaginative openings using ambitious writing techniques to impress an examiner! Find some free examples to download on my Tes shop. If you like it, download the collection :o)
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A Christmas Carol End of Stave 3: Ignorance and Want

A Christmas Carol End of Stave 3: Ignorance and Want

Detailed lesson looking at the ending of Stave 3. Students will focus on the social and historical context (child poverty and workhouses) and how this influences the themes/ideas explored in the novel. Lesson includes: - literacy starter (using dialogue correctly) -video and key questions -language analysis tasks
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A Christmas Carol SOW

A Christmas Carol SOW

SOW for 'A Christmas Carol'. Scheme includes a series of 12 detailed lessons aimed at KS4. It breaks down each chapter, key themes and ideas of the novel. Literacy activities and quotes analysis tasks have been included as class starters/settlers. An assessment lesson based on the AQA English Literature paper has also been provided. It allows the students to plan for the question effectively and learn how to structure their essay. Try before you buy! Visit my TES shop for a free lesson from the scheme.
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An Inspector Calls: Gerald and his Treatment of Women

An Inspector Calls: Gerald and his Treatment of Women

A detailed lesson looking at Gerald from An Inspector Calls. The lesson focuses on Gerald's treatment of women in the play. Students will explore the context and Priestley's presentation of the upper class in order to make connection with the characters and main themes. Lesson includes quote analysis and exam style questions.
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