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Writing to inform, explain, describe

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Improving descriptive writing
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A structured and differentiated resource in which students practise  … read more
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Writing to compare and contrast framework
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A prompt sheet for students to use across the curriculum.  … read more
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Writing to explain framework
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A prompt sheet for students to use across the curriculum.  … read more
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Using the five senses
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A lovely, detailed resource with a number of activities encouraging  … read more
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Writing techniques
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Mix and match the writing techniques with examples. There is  … read more
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Descriptive writing starter
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A lovely set of vivid and unusual images - ideal for getting  … read more
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Descriptive writing activities
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A selection of activities based on the weather and use of the  … read more
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Writing to describe checklist
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A simple checklist for assessment, peer assessment, or planning  … read more
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Writing to inform checklist
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A simple checklist for assessment, peer assessment, or planning  … read more
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Work experience
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A series of grouped questions to help students plan a detailed  … read more
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Inspiration for descriptive writing
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Find inspiration from published extracts to sharpen up writing  … read more
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Letter to Fin
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Letter writing task to a student who has been home educated about  … read more
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Whispers in the snow
Read the description of a snow storm then use the techniques  … read more
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Take the NCIS approach!
A neat way of remembering and revising the key features of writing  … read more
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Sens(e)ational writing
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A fun and versatile group task in which students produce a descriptive  … read more
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Descriptive writing trail map and guide
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A selection of Teachit resources for teaching descriptive writing.  … read more
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Notebook activity - matching
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Drag and drop task that links to 'Describing a beach or holiday  … read more
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Describing a beach or holiday memory
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A fun and thought-provoking task based on photographs which encourages  … read more
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Writing a speech for year 6
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Secondary students create a speech for delivery to Year 6 children  … read more
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Writing to advise, inform and explain
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Revision exercises for Lang 1 and 2, includes suggested ques  … read more
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Writing about a place
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A very detailed lesson plan, including starter, that culminates  … read more
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Views of Stonehenge
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Detailed lesson plan which uses a variety of excerpts about Stonehenge  … read more
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Producing an information leaflet
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A guide to produce a leaflet for a young target audience to inform  … read more
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Descriptive writing task
Describe your ideal fun place. This resource relates to 'The  … read more
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Writing instructions
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An excellent resource for writing instructions and recapping  … read more
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The stylistic conventions of instructions
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A simple checklist.  … read more
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Write to inform, explain, describe
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Designed as a guide for a GCSE coursework task (to produce an  … read more
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Writing instructions
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Here's how - a well designed and thoughtful resource.  … read more
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Simpsons guide - what makes an effective information leaflet?
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Sample informative modelled on the Simpson's television prog  … read more
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 I stumbled upon Group work role cards when looking for a suitable Speaking and Listening task in my first year of teaching, and haven't stopped using them since. Fantastic resource, used time and time again!

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