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Using sounds in writing New!
A number of activities for students to introduce effective sound  … read more
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KS3 | Writing | Published: 25/04/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Descriptive writing
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Zero – inside and outNew!
Students think about Zero's thoughts and emotions compared with  … read more
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KS3 | Prose | Published: 25/04/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Holes by Louis Sachar
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Perfecting direct speechNew!
Students practise punctuating direct speech and writing their  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 04/04/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Story writing
Students write a story from the perspective of each of the main  … read more
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KS3 | Poetry | Published: 29/03/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Ballads | Tennyson, Alfred
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Analysing a vivid description
Students analyse an extract from an Anita Desai short story,  … read more
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KS3 | Reading | Published: 23/03/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Fiction texts
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Reading comprehension
Students are given an extract from 'Oliver Twist' with some comprehension  … read more
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KS3 | Reading | Published: 23/03/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Comprehension
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Sort -ing words
An activity for students to sort 'ing' words into the correct  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 29/02/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Spelling
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Newspaper report
A structured resource to help students write a newspaper report  … read more
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KS3 | Plays | Published: 09/02/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Romeo and Juliet
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First and third person SNAP!
A number of statements written in first and third person for  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 09/02/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Word classes
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Attitudes to homelessness
Starter activity to encourage pupils to think about different  … read more
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KS3 | Prose | Published: 01/02/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Stone Cold by Robert Swindells
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24 creative writing prompts
A PowerPoint presentation with a selection of images and unusual  … read more
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KS3 | Writing | Published: 01/02/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Imaginative writing
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Adverbial phrases and exploring the writer's use of language
Students familiarise themselves with adverbial phrases, analyse  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 26/01/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Developing vocabulary
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Apostrophe practice
A worksheet that explains the two main uses of apostrophes through  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 25/01/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Punctuation
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Practising with determiners
A PowerPoint presentation which explores determiners, with practice  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 25/01/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Word classes
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Exploring the poem
A number of questions to help students analyse and understand  … read more
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KS3 | Poetry | Published: 11/01/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Yeats, W.B.
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Understanding the plot
A number of straightforward questions for students to answer  … read more
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KS3 | Prose | Published: 11/01/2016 | From the resource collection(s): The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
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Narrative bookmarks
A resource written by specialists Victoria Honeybourne and Emela  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Reading | Writing | Published: 05/01/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Fiction texts | Structure and paragraphs
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Lesson evaluation
A simple PowerPoint with a number of questions for students for  … read more
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KS3 KS4 KS5 | Teaching tools | Published: 05/01/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Assessment and targets
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Pick 'n' mix tasks
A selection of activities for students to complete after they  … read more
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KS3 | Prose | Published: 05/01/2016 | From the resource collection(s): Groosham Grange by Anthony Horowitz
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E-x-p-a-n-d your vocabulary!
Students practise using synonyms and antonyms in their own writing.  … read more
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KS3 | Grammar and vocabulary | Published: 22/12/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Developing vocabulary | Word classes
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