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Questions to make you think whyNew!
A series of open ended questions that help students to think  … read more
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KS3 | Skills | Published: 29/06/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Thinking and discussion skills | Writing to inform, explain, describe
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Practising Standard EnglishNew!
Students re-write a number of non-standard English sentences.  … read more
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KS3 | Skills | Published: 22/06/2015 | From the resource collection(s): SPaG correction exercises
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Exploring character and setting using extracts New!
Using three separate extracts from 'The Sound of the Pony and  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Prose | Published: 22/06/2015 | From the resource collection(s): The Woman in Black by Susan Hill
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You're a legendNew!
Students cast themselves as a hero/heroine and write their own  … read more
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KS3 | Skills | Published: 15/06/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Autobiographical writing - Me, myself and I | Creative writing (KS3)
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Focus on Chapter 14New!
Students analyse sections of the chapter, finding evidence from  … read more
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KS3 | Prose | Published: 15/06/2015 | From the resource collection(s): The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
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First impressionsNew!
Students think about the importance of appearance in the text,  … read more
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KS3 | Prose | Published: 15/06/2015 | From the resource collection(s): The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
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Have an Australian adventure with words!
A PowerPoint of photos, with accompanying suggestions for creative  … read more
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KS3 | Skills | Published: 01/06/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Creative writing (KS3)
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Exploring Katniss
Students use evidence from the text to explore the character  … read more
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KS3 | Prose | Published: 01/06/2015 | From the resource collection(s): The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
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Spelling and punctuation game
A fun board game for students to practise their spelling, punctuation  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Skills | Published: 26/05/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Revision skills & exam preparation
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Character profiles
After reading the book students explore the main characters,  … read more
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KS3 | Prose | Published: 26/05/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Trash by Andy Mulligan
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Exploring characters and themes
Students look closely at chapter 3 and Raphael, then explore  … read more
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KS3 | Prose | Published: 18/05/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Trash by Andy Mulligan
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Recipe for a Shakespearean comedy
Build on students' prior knowledge of Shakespeare's comedies  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Plays | Published: 05/05/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Introduction to Shakespeare: the plays | Much Ado About Nothing
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Moral dilemmas
A series of discussion tasks to develop an understanding of moral  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Skills | Published: 29/04/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Thinking and discussion skills
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Comprehension activities
A selection of activities to develop students' understanding  … read more
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KS3 | Prose | Published: 27/04/2015 | From the resource collection(s): The Maze Runner by James Dashner
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Making whole-school literacy stick
A comprehensive and research-based guide to implementing a whole-school  … read more
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KS3 KS4 KS5 | Teaching tools | Published: 21/04/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Observation, advice and teaching tips
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Words to help you describe texture
Pupils look up the definition of words that relate to texture  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Skills | Published: 20/04/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Writing to inform, explain, describe
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Practising with where, were and we're
Help students understand the difference and practise using these  … read more
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KS3 | Skills | Published: 13/04/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Grammar - sentence construction
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Descriptive writing - extreme weather
This PowerPoint models descriptive writing and encourages development  … read more
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KS3 | Skills | Published: 13/04/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Creative writing (KS3)
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Subject-verb agreement practice
A handy worksheet to help students practise this grammar rule.  … read more
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KS3 | Skills | Published: 07/04/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Grammar - sentence construction
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Design your own villain
Look at a sample of descriptions and images of iconic villains,  … read more
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KS3 | Skills | Published: 02/04/2015 | From the resource collection(s): Creative writing (KS3) and featured in our teaching pack(s) 6 week teaching pack - The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
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