New Key Stage 4 resources

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Developing confidence with unseen poetry   
Written by Trevor Millum, curator of Teachit's 'Poetry Place',  … read more
KS4 | Poetry  |  From the resource collection(s): Lawrence, D.H. | Unseen poetry
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Building confidence in unseen poetry   
Using the poem 'Break, break, break' by Alfred Lord Tennyson,  … read more
KS4 | Poetry  |  From the resource collection(s): Tennyson, Alfred | Unseen poetry
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Describing Frankenstein's monster   
Students analyse the language used to describe the monster, using  … read more
KS4 | Prose  |  From the resource collection(s): Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
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Work pack on part one   
A comprehensive set of activities and questions on part one (chapters  … read more
KS4 | Prose  |  From the resource collection(s): Silas Marner
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Getting to know Sheila Birling   
Students are given a number of statements about Sheila Birling  … read more
KS4 | Plays  |  From the resource collection(s): An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestley
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Saying more than 'he said' / 'she said'   
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A number of focused activities that encourage students to be  … read more
KS4 | Skills  |  From the resource collection(s): Creative writing (KS4)
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'Travels with a Donkey' missing words   
A good way of building students' confidence in tackling unseen  … read more
KS3 KS4 | Skills  |  From the resource collection(s): Critical reading
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Character impressions - reflect and evaluate   
Students think about Stevenson's narration of 'Travels with a  … read more
KS3 KS4 | Skills  |  From the resource collection(s): Critical reading
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Who the Dawkins is he? Thought tracking   
Read the excerpt from Dickens' 'Oliver Twist' in which Oliver  … read more
KS3 KS4 | Prose | Skills  |  From the resource collection(s): Critical reading | Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
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A perfect night... comprehension questions   
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Students read the excerpt from Stevenson's 'Travels with a Donkey  … read more
KS3 KS4 | Skills  |  From the resource collection(s): Critical reading
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What they actually said ...   
Help students become more confident in approaching early 20th  … read more
KS3 KS4 | Skills  |  From the resource collection(s): Critical reading
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Describing a scene   
Useful as a way of helping students develop their descriptive  … read more
KS3 KS4 | Skills  |  From the resource collection(s): Creative writing (KS4)
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Freedom to choose? - 'The life story of a Polish sweatshop girl'   
An excerpt from a 20th century non-fiction text: 'The Life Stories  … read more
KS3 KS4 | Skills  |  From the resource collection(s): Critical reading
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Ordering the text   
Based on an article about explorer Dorothy Conlon and her final  … read more
KS4 | Non-fiction & media  |  From the resource collection(s): Magazine and newspaper articles
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20 teaching ideas for GCSE writing   
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20 creative and engaging teaching ideas to help students with  … read more
KS3 KS4 | Teaching tools  |  From the resource collection(s): 20 teaching ideas for ...
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An unseen poem: 'The Crow' by John Clare
Resources to help students access unseen poetry - perhaps for  … read more
KS4 | Poetry  |  From the resource collection(s): Clare, John | Unseen poetry
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Exploring 'Storm on the Island'
A range of activities to introduce and analyse the poem in AQA's  … read more
KS4 | Poetry  |  From the resource collection(s): GCSE 2015 Anthology poetry | Heaney, Seamus
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Tackling unseen poems
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Advice for approaching unseen poetry penned by Trevor Millum.  … read more
KS4 | Poetry  |  From the resource collection(s): Unseen poetry
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Writing peer assessment
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A resource to help students access the writing mark scheme and  … read more
KS4 | Skills  |  From the resource collection(s): AfL
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Making links between texts learning mat
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A useful learning mat to help students make links between texts  … read more
KS3 KS4 KS5 | Skills  |  From the resource collection(s): Reading skills
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