From the resource collection(s): Edexcel IGCSE English LanguageA logical progression of student activities and a handful of further teaching suggestions. Based on the extract from 'The Explorer's Daughter' in Edexcel's Anthology for English Language IGCSE (Spec A) First examination 2011.
Haven't used it yet but I intend to use it as a classroom activity for my adult learners.
Approaching an unseen poem with confidence: 'The Owl' by Edward Thomas
Thomas, Edward | Unseen poetry
The best Christmas day ever
Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling | Topical and seasonal one-offs
Stave by stave
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens