Already a subscriber?


Username / email addressHide username

Password

Forgotten your login?
Keep me logged in on this computer?

Log in

New to Teachit?

Join us

Register for our free resources or
subscribe for full access

Educating Rita by Willy Russell

Order by: 10 resources

The importance of set and props
Students focus on the stage-set and props and consider their importance and any symbolic meaning.
 (2) | Preview
| More information...
KS4 | Plays |  From the resource collection(s): Educating Rita by Willy Russell
Download The importance of set and props in Word formatDownload The importance of set and props in PDF format
Fill the gaps and revise
A synopsis of the play with key words missing. Complete the cloze activity on paper or use the interactive Clozer version.
KS4 | Plays |  From the resource collection(s): Educating Rita by Willy Russell
Download Fill the gaps and revise in Word formatDownload Fill the gaps and revise in On-screen activity formatDownload Fill the gaps and revise in PDF format
The door as a metaphor
Introduction to the dramatic device at the start of Educating Rita - the door between Rita's world and Frank's
KS4 | Plays |  From the resource collection(s): Educating Rita by Willy Russell
Download The door as a metaphor in Word formatDownload The door as a metaphor in PDF format
Annotating Rita
Students find appropriate quotations from Act 2 Scene 2 to add the suggested annotations. Leads to essay question with OCR assessment objectives.
 (2) | Preview
| More information...
KS4 | Plays |  From the resource collection(s): Educating Rita by Willy Russell
Download Annotating Rita in Word formatDownload Annotating Rita in PDF format
Beer or wine?
Students consider a selection of items and decide whether they associate them with a social class. A nice pre-reading exercise to generate discussion on a key theme. Works best with the first page enlarged to A3.
 (2) | Preview
| More information...
KS4 | Plays |  From the resource collection(s): Educating Rita by Willy Russell
Download Beer or wine? in Word formatDownload Beer or wine? in PDF format
University admissions role-play
An interesting speaking and listening activity in which students take roles in a university admissions panel and assess potential candidates. It would work well as a pre-reading activity.
KS4 | Plays |  From the resource collection(s): Educating Rita by Willy Russell
Download University admissions role-play in Word formatDownload University admissions role-play in PDF format
Initial impressions of Rita and Frank
Helps students to structure a paragraph detailing their initial impressions of the two characters.
 (1) | Preview
| More information...
KS4 | Plays |  From the resource collection(s): Educating Rita by Willy Russell
Download Initial impressions of Rita and Frank in Word formatDownload Initial impressions of Rita and Frank in PDF format
Educating Rita work booklet
A comprehensive booklet of activities to introduce GCSE students to the play. The page references refer to the Longman edition.
KS4 | Plays |  From the resource collection(s): Educating Rita by Willy Russell
Download Educating Rita work booklet in Word formatDownload Educating Rita work booklet in PDF format
Educating Rita
Comparing Frank and Rita, and a speaking and listening assessment focused on Educating Rita.
 (1) | Preview
| More information...
KS4 | Plays |  From the resource collection(s): Educating Rita by Willy Russell
Download Educating Rita in Word formatDownload Educating Rita in PDF format
Directing Rita task
Choose at least two scenes from the play which show how Rita changes. Explain how you would direct an actress - writing frame.
 (1) | Preview
| More information...
KS4 | Plays |  From the resource collection(s): Educating Rita by Willy Russell
Download Directing Rita task in PDF format

Search options


Keyword(s)
Text
Author
File name or number
File type
Key Stage 3
Key Stage 4
Key Stage 5
Drama
Media Studies

Other resource collections

20 teaching ideas for ... (23 resources)

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens (28 resources)

A Doll's House (6 resources)

A Life in the Day of ... (2 resources)

A Midsummer Night's Dream (31 resources)

A Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee Williams (14 resources)

A View from the Bridge by Arthur Miller (19 resources)

About a Boy by Nick Hornby (14 resources)

Action adventure films (13 resources)

AfL (11 resources)

Alfred Lord Tennyson (4 resources)

An Inspector Calls by J.B. Priestley (52 resources)

An introduction to poetry (18 resources)

Andrew Marvell (11 resources)

Andrew Moore's film study guides (10 resources)

Animal Farm by George Orwell (22 resources)

Animated films (3 resources)

Anita and Me by Meera Syal (7 resources)

Antony and Cleopatra (10 resources)

AQA A (2010 onwards) Poetry Anthology (43 resources)

AQA A Coursework (8 resources)

AQA B Coursework (2004 onwards) (1 resource)

AQA B Mature pre-release materials (legacy) (3 resources)

AQA B Pre-released materials - 2007 (13 resources)

AQA B Pre-released materials - 2008 (10 resources)

AQA B Pre-released materials 2009 (9 resources)

AQA B Pre-released materials 2010 (13 resources)

Assessment and AfL for Drama (12 resources)

Assessment and targets (19 resources)

Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie (11 resources)

Billy Liar by Keith Waterhouse (1 resource)

Blood Brothers by Willy Russell (3 resources)

Blood Brothers by Willy Russell (Drama) (2 resources)

Carol Ann Duffy (19 resources)

Carol Ann Duffy - Mean Time (18 resources)

Carol Ann Duffy - The World's Wife (15 resources)

Classic poetry (12 resources)

Comics (2 resources)

Comparing short stories (13 resources)

Compass and Torch (2 resources)

Creative revision (16 resources)

Creative writing (KS3) (50 resources)

Creative writing (KS4) (37 resources)

Creative writing - mystery, murder and suspense (11 resources)

Crick resources (15 resources)

Daz 4 Zoe by Robert Swindells (7 resources)

Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller (16 resources)

Descriptions of language (52 resources)

Descriptive writing trail (23 resources)

Devised Drama workshops (10 resources)

Display (6 resources)

DNA by Dennis Kelly (5 resources)

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson (18 resources)

Dracula by Bram Stoker (14 resources)

Drafting and redrafting (9 resources)

Drama games (10 resources)

Drama in English (3 resources)

Easy on the Relish by Andrew Bethall (5 resources)

Edexcel GCSE Poetry Anthology (1 resource)

Edexcel IGCSE English Language (8 resources)

Edexcel Unit 1 CA theme 1 - Children's Literature (June 2013 - November 2014) (2 resources)

Edexcel Unit 1 CA theme 1 - School meals (June 2011 - May 2012) (2 resources)

Edexcel Unit 1 CA theme 1 - Travel (June 2012 - May 2013) (2 resources)

Edexcel Unit 1 CA theme 2 - Festivals (June 2012 - May 2013) (2 resources)

Edexcel Unit 1 CA theme 2 - Online Social Networking (June 2013 - November 2014) (6 resources)

Edexcel Unit 1 CA theme 2 - Talent television (June 2011 - May 2012) (2 resources)

Edexcel Unit 1 pre-release materials (2010-11) (4 resources)

Edexcel Unit 1 sample pre-release materials (2010) (4 resources)

Edexcel Unit 3 spoken language CD-rom materials (9 resources)

Educating Rita by Willy Russell (10 resources)

Emma by Jane Austen (11 resources)

Essay writing (18 resources)

Evaluating and responding to a performance (4 resources)

Exam board specific Media resources (KS4/5) (6 resources)

Fasting, Feasting by Anita Desai (3 resources)

Film Noir (2 resources)

Film trailers (6 resources)

Films (15 resources)

Frankenstein by Mary Shelley (18 resources)

GCSE portfolios and exam preparation (2 resources)

General approaches to playscripts (6 resources)

General film (15 resources)

Gillian Clarke (8 resources)

Grace Nichols (9 resources)

Grammar - sentence construction (36 resources)

Grammar - word classes (23 resources)

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens (18 resources)

Gregory's Girl by Bill Forsyth (2 resources)

Hamlet (21 resources)

Hard Times by Charles Dickens (9 resources)

Heaney, Clarke and pre-1914 trail (10 resources)

Henry V (8 resources)

Heroes by Robert Cormier (13 resources)

Hobson's Choice by Harold Brighouse (18 resources)

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou (6 resources)

I'm Not Scared by Niccolo Ammaniti (1 resource)

I'm the King of the Castle by Susan Hill (2 resources)

Introducing Dickens (26 resources)

Introducing spoken language study (14 resources)

Introduction to Drama (3 resources)

Introduction to Shakespeare (KS5) (4 resources)

Introduction to Shakespeare: background and biography (17 resources)

Introduction to Shakespeare: language (8 resources)

Introduction to Shakespeare: the plays (21 resources)

Investigating magazines (3 resources)

Investigating personal talk (8 resources)

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte (4 resources)

John Clare (3 resources)

John Keats (14 resources)

Journey's End by R.C. Sherriff (13 resources)

Julius Caesar (5 resources)

Key media concepts (18 resources)

Key terms for Drama (8 resources)

Kindertransport by Diane Samuels (5 resources)

Knowledge about language (10 resources)

Leaflets (7 resources)

Legacy GCSE Drama (5 resources)

Let Him Have It! (13 resources)

Look Back in Anger by John Osborne (1 resource)

Lord of the Flies by William Golding (27 resources)

Macbeth (76 resources)

Macbeth - Act 1 (44 resources)

Macbeth - Act 2 (35 resources)

Macbeth - Act 3 (45 resources)

Macbeth - Act 4 (5 resources)

Macbeth - Act 5 (24 resources)

Magazine and newspaper articles (5 resources)

Magazines (3 resources)

Making films (5 resources)

Making the most of ICT (11 resources)

Marking and Reports (2 resources)

Martyn Pig by Kevin Brooks (6 resources)

Media and non-fiction trail (10 resources)

Mister Pip by Lloyd Jones (13 resources)

Much Ado About Nothing (12 resources)

Much Ado About Nothing (KS3) (24 resources)

Multi-modal talk (10 resources)

Narrative theory (3 resources)

Newspapers (24 resources)

Newspapers (4 resources)

Newspapers (24 resources)

Newspapers (4 resources)

Newspapers (24 resources)

Newspapers (4 resources)

Newspapers (24 resources)

Nightmare in Yellow by Fredric Brown (1 resource)

Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell (6 resources)

Non-fiction and media basics (KS3/4) (26 resources)

Non-fiction text types (13 resources)

Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen (4 resources)

Northern Lights by Philip Pullman (11 resources)

Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson (6 resources)

Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman (7 resources)

Observation, advice and teaching tips (7 resources)

Occupational talk (3 resources)

OCR short story anthology: Opening Worlds (16 resources)

Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck (79 resources)

Of Mice and Men trail (20 resources)

Opening Lines - poetry post-1914 (OCR pre-2006) (2 resources)

Original writing (4 resources)

Original writing trail (16 resources)

Othello (34 resources)

Our Day Out by Willy Russell (16 resources)

Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha by Roddy Doyle (11 resources)

Persuasive writing trail (7 resources)

Philip Larkin (5 resources)

Planning aids (11 resources)

Poems from different cultures and traditions (41 resources)

Poetry activities for Syntex (12 resources)

Poetry basics (34 resources)

Popular music (9 resources)

Pre 1914 Poetry (33 resources)

Pre-2010 AQA A Anthology short stories (6 resources)

Pre-2010 AQA A exam preparation (10 resources)

Pre-2010 AQA A Poetry: Duffy and Armitage (9 resources)

Pre-2010 AQA A Poetry: Heaney and Clarke (11 resources)

Pre-2010 AQA Anthology - Poems from different cultures - cluster one (12 resources)

Pre-2010 AQA Anthology - Poems from different cultures - cluster two (19 resources)

Pre-2010 AQA Anthology - Poems from different cultures - further resources (11 resources)

Pre-2010 Edexcel anthology materials (2 resources)

Pre-2010 GCSE specification resources: AQA A (15 resources)

Pre-2010 GCSE specification resources: OCR (3 resources)

Pre-2010 GCSE specifications: general (2 resources)

Press releases (2 resources)

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen (15 resources)

Print advertising (35 resources)

Prose essentials (17 resources)

Punctuation (28 resources)

Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw (7 resources)

Radio (2 resources)

Rani and Sukh by Bali Rai (8 resources)

Reading challenges (30 resources)

Reading skills (26 resources)

Resistance by Owen Sheers (1 resource)

Resource templates (32 resources)

Revision skills & exam preparation (10 resources)

Revision templates (6 resources)

Richard III (29 resources)

Richard III - Act 1 (20 resources)

Richard III - Act 3 (25 resources)

Richard III - Act 4 (7 resources)

Riding the Black Cockatoo by John Danalis (7 resources)

Robert Browning (24 resources)

Robert Frost (19 resources)

Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry by Mildred D. Taylor (7 resources)

Romeo and Juliet (59 resources)

Romeo and Juliet - Act 3 Scene 1 (6 resources)

Romeo and Juliet - Act 3 Scene 5 (4 resources)

Romeo and Juliet - The Banquet Scene (Act 1 Scene 5) (2 resources)

Romeo and Juliet Drama unit (3 resources)

Science fiction and fantasy films (2 resources)

Seamus Heaney - GCSE (13 resources)

Seamus Heaney and Gillian Clarke (3 resources)

Shakespeare - poetry (7 resources)

Sherlock Holmes stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (19 resources)

Short stories (31 resources)

Silas Marner (2 resources)

Simon Armitage (5 resources)

SMART Notebook templates (7 resources)

SPaG correction exercises (11 resources)

Speaking and listening tasks (47 resources)

Speaking and listening trail (18 resources)

Spelling (37 resources)

Spoken language genres (2 resources)

Starters (54 resources)

Stimulus for devised Drama (16 resources)

Stone Cold by Robert Swindells (22 resources)

Talking Heads by Alan Bennett (3 resources)

Talking in Whispers by James Watson (1 resource)

Ted Hughes (19 resources)

Teechers by John Godber (1 resource)

Television (31 resources)

Tess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy (8 resources)

The Catcher in the Rye (5 resources)

The Crucible by Arthur Miller (17 resources)

The Darkness Out There by Penelope Lively (1 resource)

The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams (4 resources)

The Go-Between by L.P. Hartley (3 resources)

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald (17 resources)

The History Boys by Alan Bennett (10 resources)

The Hound of the Baskervilles by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (9 resources)

The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde (7 resources)

The Long and the Short and the Tall by Willis Hall (1 resource)

The Merchant of Venice (6 resources)

The Monkey's Paw by W.W. Jacobs (4 resources)

The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway (1 resource)

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (7 resources)

The Stronger by August Strindberg (2 resources)

The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare (8 resources)

The Tempest (44 resources)

The War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells (1 resource)

The Withered Arm by Thomas Hardy (15 resources)

The Woman in Black by Susan Hill (19 resources)

Theatre practitioners (2 resources)

Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe (5 resources)

Thinking and discussion skills (11 resources)

Thrillers, horrors and vampires (18 resources)

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (23 resources)

Tony Harrison (3 resources)

Tony Kytes the Arch-Deceiver by Thomas Hardy (5 resources)

Topical and seasonal one-offs (22 resources)

Touching the Void by Joe Simpson (7 resources)

Tsotsi by Athol Fugard (5 resources)

Twelfth Night (26 resources)

Twelfth Night - Act 1 Scene 5 (5 resources)

Twelfth Night - Act 3 Scene 4 (8 resources)

U.A. Fanthorpe (10 resources)

Unabridged Shakespeare texts (15 resources)

Under Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas (6 resources)

Useful Media Studies templates (2 resources)

Video games (4 resources)

Voices & readings - introducing poetry (2 resources)

Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett (1 resource)

War poetry (59 resources)

Whose Life Is It Anyway? by Brian Clark (11 resources)

William Blake (24 resources)

William Wordsworth (2 resources)

Writing for audience and purpose (13 resources)

Writing poetry (16 resources)

Writing to analyse, review, comment (5 resources)

Writing to argue, persuade, advise (57 resources)

Writing to inform, explain, describe (29 resources)

Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte (22 resources)





NATE Working in association with NATE

SPECIAL OFFER: 10% off NATE membership fees for Teachit subscribers. Read more ...