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Queen Elizabeth vs Boudica Comparative speeches

Comparing the rallying speeches of two British Queens to get students to work on comparisons. Model paragraph is in the style of a question two from AQA paper 2  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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Year 7 Summer Reading List

A short list with new(ish) titles targeted for reading for pleasure. All available on Amazon. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading

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Year 9 Summer Reading List

A short list with new(ish) titles targeted for reading for pleasure. All available on Amazon. Can be used for Year 8 higher attainers. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Narnian Narratives

A narrative writing scheme of work designed to take year 7 up to the Christmas holidays.  Using 'The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe' extracts, children have weekly opportunity to flex their cre... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

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Once - Morris Gleitzman

A basic scheme of work aimed at Year 7 students on the novel 'Once'. Feel free to use and adapt! VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Novels, Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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Gothic Lit Year 7 SOW

A short SOW for year 7.Lessons and extracts based on 'The Tell-Tale Heart', 'Frankenstein', 'The Raven' and 'Dracula'. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Book Look Mark Sheets

There is a blank Book Look sheet and a completed one in the folder. Before starting marking have the blank Book Look sheet in front of you and the work, if this is in book form, then ask students to l... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Novels, Poetry, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Writing

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Book Look Mark Sheets

There is a blank Book Look sheet and a completed one in the folder. Before starting marking have the blank Book Look sheet in front of you and the work, if this is in book form, then ask students to l... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Novels, Poetry, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Writing

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Conquer or Die

The lesson focuses on the speech given by Boudicca before her defeat to the Romans. There is a particular focus on emotive language and how she wants to rally her army before attack.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Maggot Moon Escape Room

Fun activity created after completing the novel with Year 9 as a class reader.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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The Second Coming by WB Yeats. Theme: Dystopia & Utopias

One 2 hr lesson. Part of a scheme of work on Dystopia and Utopia. Aimed at middle ability year 9.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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Extract to go with ACC reading lesson

There are gaps as this is  cloze exercise.   VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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EAL Strategies

This is a prestation going through different strategies for EAL students. It has a summary of each strategy, some examples of tasks, and copies of completed work. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Course: GCSE Language

Unit: Reading

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The Art of Persuasion unit booklet

A booklet that I have written for our updated rhetoric unit. Students will study speeches and letters from Gandhi, Martin Luther King, Michelle Obama and Marcus Rashford. We have 9 week curriculum cyc... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Speaking and Listening, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Persuasive Writing: The Art of Persuasion Knowledge Organiser

A KO for our updated Art of Persuasion unit which explores the use of Pathos, Ethos and Logos in speech and writing taking students on a journey of famous rhetoric from Gandhi to Rashford. Includes de... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Beowulf Knowledge Organiser

A knowledge organiser for our new yr 7 scheme exploring the evolution of the hero from Beowulf to Captain Marvel. Includes a Beowulf plot summary, Freytag's pyramid; characterisation terminology inclu... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Novels, Reading, Speaking and Listening, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Dracula Knowledge Organiser

A KO for our new Dracula scheme for year 9 including: plot summary, key characterisation terminology, a list of explicitly taught Tier 2 and 3 vocabulary, a definition of Gothic Literature and guide t... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Novels, Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Y8 Conflict SOW

A Full 7 week SOW made from lots of resources I have found/made. Comes with a complete homework module. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Novels, Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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Gothic lit - Click Clack The Rattlebag PPT

This power point is to be used with Neil Gaiman's short story. It develops student's understanding of Gothic literature and includes ideas for activities such as: monologue, newspaper and descriptive... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Speaking and Listening, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Of Mice and Men Quiz

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Writing through Time 7: Victorian

Four lessons from a longer scheme. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Novels, Poetry, Reading, Vocabulary

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Writing through Time 6: Romanticism (and Regency)

Four lessons from a longer scheme. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Novels, Poetry, Reading, Vocabulary

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Writing through Time 5: Restoration

Four lessons from a longer scheme. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Novels, Plays, Poetry, Reading, Vocabulary

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Writing through Time 4: Renaissance

Four lessons from a longer scheme. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays, Poetry, Reading, Vocabulary

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Writing through Time 3: Middle English

Four lessons extracted from a longer scheme. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Poetry, Reading, Vocabulary

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Writing through Time: Old English

3-4 lessons - part of a full scheme.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Poetry, Reading, Vocabulary

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Writing through Time 1: Mythology

This is the first four lessons in the full Writing through Time scheme posted a few weeks ago. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Poetry, Reading, Vocabulary

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Introduction to the Language Paper

Scheme of Learning, based around the short Ray Bradbury story 'All Summer in a Day.' The aim of the Scheme is to introduce students to some of the skills they will need for their GCSE Language papers,... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

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Year 9 Non-Fiction Media Unit (AQA Language Paper 2)

A great intro for Media or Film Studies if studied at GCSE, if not, this is a great accessible unit for Year 9 students to explore a range of non-fiction texts. The scheme Developing an awareness of h... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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KS3 + year 10 English curriculum map

This is my curriculum map for KS3 and year 10 (we are a new school so only just got to ks4). Hopefully, it is helpful.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

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Book in A Day- Ghost Boys

Resources for reading a book in a day using Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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World Book Day literary pairs competition

A competition for the whole school.  Give a teacher a sticker with one half of a literary pairing.  Students have to match the teacher to the list on the sheet, and for extra challenge, name... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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World Book Day Quiz

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Frankenstein - What makes a monster?

A fun resource to get students thinking about how we perceive monsters. It further gets students to consider how to differentiate between the characteristics of humans VS monsters. In this resour... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Wonder - Mini SOW

A differentiated short SOW (approx 12 lessons) exploring the plot and characters in 'Wonder'. This SOW is great for upper KS2, EAL or low level literacy learners at KS3. Note* this SOW has been create... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Wonder - Mini SOW

A differentiated short SOW (approx 12 lessons) exploring the plot and characters in 'Wonder'. This SOW is great for upper KS2, EAL or low level literacy learners at KS3. Note* this SOW has been create... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Murders in the Rue Morgue- Crime Fiction

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Remembrance Day Reading Booklet

A selection of extracts based on ideas on disciplinary literacy. Each section has three extracts and the extracts get increasingly more challenging. Students then plan and write a response based on th... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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Hidden Figures- Y9 Non- fiction

A half term SOL including skeleton PP, all word files, SOL and KO for teaching to year 9 to support their preparation for KS4. All sources are about people who have been erased from history due to sex... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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KS3 diversity equality inspirational writing fiction and non-fiction

21 lessons based on short stories or extracts, some poetry and non-fiction links too. Inspirational stories aimed at year 7, equality themed lessons aimed at year 8 - extract list included to show whi... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Travel writing

Old but maybe a start for a tweak. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Speaking and Listening, Writing

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Great Expectations - Extract analysis

Needs jazzing up as I took out all of the pictures, but the basics are there. Might save someone some time. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Reading

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A Storm Emerges (Reading and Writing skills)

An original text (700+ words) with starter tasks, comprehension and analysis questions, extended writing prompts, and reading mark scheme.Ideal for stand-alone lessons, cover lessons, or as part of a... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

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The Sweet Escape (Reading and Writing Skills)

An original text (700+ words) with starter tasks, comprehension and analysis questions, extended writing prompts, and reading mark scheme.Ideal for stand-alone lessons, cover lessons, or as part of a... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

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The Infinite - Full SoW for Year 7

A six-week resourced scheme of work for Year 7.  Aims of the unit include class reading of a book for pleasure, considering structure and character development and exploring genre.  Best tau... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Novels, Reading

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Accelerated Reading Resources and Handbook

Accelerated Reading was a money pit for a while, but after implementing the key elements detailed in the handbook, we have seen exceptional progress in students who engage with the lessons. They also... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Whole School Literacy

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Hatchet

This is a whole unit of work based around the novel Hatchet.There are reading and writing activities, homework tasks and key vocab lessons are integrated.Instead of LOs I have used 'The Big Question'... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Novels, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

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The Story of an Hour: Linked to Oak National Academy lessons by Stuart Pryke

These are four two hour lessons that we originally used in lockdown but are now being used by our exclusion room. The powerpoints include a warm up to the fantastic Oak National lessons by Stuart Pryk... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Reading

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'Loose Change' other cultures unit

Taught to year 8 as part of our 'poetry and short stories from other cultures' unit. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Poetry, Reading

Exam/Board: AQA, EDEXCEL, OCR, IGCSE, WJEC, Eduqas

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A short series of lessons based on the The Woman in Black

This is a series of lessons based around The Woman in Black. It covers some techniques and mostly analytical writing focussing on atmosphere. I have adapted some of this to use as a creative writing f... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Novels, Reading

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KS3 Progression Map of key skills in English

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Writing

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Children Across Time SOW

A scheme of work that includes a range of fiction and nonfiction sources exploring the experience of childhood from the Bronze Age all the way to the modern-day. The scheme focuses on key reading skil... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: AQA, EDEXCEL, OCR, IGCSE, WJEC, Eduqas

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Remote Learning Unit - Language Paper 2 Skills for KS3

Remote Learning Unit - suitable for uploading on to an e-learning platform or for live lessons.  Includes all PPTs and resources. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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The Reading Project Training presentation

This is a useful resource for teachers to review evidence  of a study and links to resources. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Course: Functional Skills

Unit: Reading

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Remote Learning Unit - Language Paper 1 Skills for KS3

Using AQA KS3 Papers as a resource - includes PPTs, resources and links for full remote learning unit.  Can be used for live lessons or posting on e-learning platform. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Short Stories KS3/4

I've added some stories together (i've not read them all so please be careful).  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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ORGAN DONATION LAW - Functional Skills resources

A selection of resources for Functional Skills L1 and L2, comprising Reading sources and comprehensions, a SPaG exercise, vocab development and Writing/S+L exercises. See the PP teacher slides for ful... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Writing

Exam/Board: City and Guilds

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KS3 Marking Grid Using GCSE 1-9 Marking Grades

I used the National Curriculum grids to create this so that we can mark KS3 using the grades 1-9. It is certainly not an exact science but as always in English, it is about best fit.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

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KS3 Christmas HW

Reading Lists for Years 7, 8 and 9Films to watch to build cultural capital. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading, Speaking and Listening

Exam/Board: AQA

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KS3 assessment proformas- Working draft

These documents are a working draft of how we are attempting to mark our KS3 students this year. They use a pared down version of both the AQA English Language AO5 and AO6  criteria for GCSE and... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Rebellion in Literature

Extracts throughout history on the subject of rebellion. I'm posting this in the hope of gaining more ideas, so if you use it, suggest soemthing to add! VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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The Ruby in the Smoke

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Hero Rats - a variety of resources for Functional Skills classes

Some resources I put together on the Apopo rats, who sniff out landmines and disease. My students really enjoyed this topic. Lots of information can be found on the Apopo site. This topic covered 2-3... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

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Fake News - a selection of activities for Functional Skills L1 and L2

Many of these materials are for blended/interactive use on my Google Classroom, and I have attempted to convert them to paper based for easier sharing.This is the first FS topic I am uploading. I'm no... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

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Yr 7-8 model language analysis paragraphs

Based on a variety of different texts ( not included). Useful as starter, examining the structure of an analytical paragraph and emboldened useful words and phrases to help pupils understand how to wo... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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KS3 Crime Fiction SOW

Crime Fiction SOW (aimed at Y7 but could easily be adapted and used with all KS3 classes) combining both reading and writing activities focusing on crime fiction. Includes a booklet / workbook wh... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

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Diverse Shorts Powerpoints, Pupil Tracker and SOW

This was delivered as a 'recap' unit of key skills at the start of Year 9 - mixed ability group with lots of EAL but generally high ability. It was a 3 week unit, and only taught in ONLY double lesson... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Speaking and Listening, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA, IGCSE

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Canon Fire short stories - Tell Tale Heart, The Heart of Another and The Ugly Wife.

A very detailed SoL on three stories taken from the excellent collection 'Canon Fire'. The stories are a collection chosen by Michael Morpurgo. The lessons and resources are for the three stories: The... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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5-a-day KS3 Start Activity 2

Another 5-a-day starter activity Power Point with numerous slides. This is for Autumn 1 for year 8. The template was taken from TES, but I can't remember who from apologies.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Animal Farm

I initially put this together for remote learning over lock-down but we chose not to do Animal Farm in the end - it covers the whole novel, has model examples and instructions throughout.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Novels, Reading

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Gothic Literature Scheme of Work

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Reading, Writing

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Of Mice and Men Scheme of Work

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Novels, Reading, Writing

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My Family and Other Animals - Scheme of Work

Scheme of work for Gerald Durrell's 'My Family and Other Animals'. Suitable for Year 7 or 8.A term of lessons with a linked language focus looking at writing to argue and persuade.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Novels, Reading, Writing

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Support for introducing/teaching Hamlet

This extended short story is intended to engage reluctant readers who are studying Hamlet, while hopefully being an entertaining and engaging read in its own right VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Novels, Plays, Reading

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Shakespeare's Villains

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Dystopian Worlds full SOW and resources

Full SOW with all resources based on AQA Language paper 1, reading section. Adapted and developed from fantastic resources by Stuart Pryke. Created for year 9 remote learning but could easily be adapt... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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Shared Reading - Short Stories

A collection of short stories to use for shared reading in form time or in class, which can be shared on the board by the teacher.  Most of the stories included pitched for KS3. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Whole School Literacy

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KS3 Recommended Reading List

A recommended reading list for KS3. It is a working progress.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Crime and Punishment To Kill a Mockingbird

A nice reading/ writing lesson focusing on Mayella's testimony in TKAM (p200-206) to complement Crime and Punishment unit.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Crime and Punishment Non-fiction texts

An anthology of non-fiction Crime and Punishments for analysis and comparison.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Sequencing doc for students for yr 7 to 10

An example of the sequencing doc for Yr 7 to 10 for students. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Course: GCSE Literature

Unit: Novels, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA, EDEXCEL, OCR, IGCSE, WJEC, Eduqas

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Exam guidance Edexcel Language Paper 2

PPT overview of the exam with suggested timings. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: EDEXCEL

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Edexcel Language Paper 2 - Booklet

This is a brilliant booklet that I found on the web -thank you to whoever created it!   I found it wonderfully helpful. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: EDEXCEL

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A Key Stage 3 Scheme for The Tempest, focused on the theme of power

An STP, PowerPoint lessons and materials to teach the theme of power in Shakespeare's "The Tempest." Originally planned  with a middle ability Y9 group in mind. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays, Reading

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Meaning-making (statement)

A statement about making meaning. Taken from a free online resource and adapated a long time ago. I like it as it locates meaning in a combination of readers, writers and contexts.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

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KS3 AO Map/Grid Y7-Y9

6 'layers' from Y7-Y9 showing overlapping 'layers'. We use 'thresholds'.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Writing

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Display - Famous first words

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

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English Project: Japan

A project I created to allow students to remotely practice a range of key skills within English. The tasks range from reading, writing and poetry. Students will require internet access for some of the... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading, Writing

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Aquatic Life English Project

A project I created to allow students to remotely practice a range of key skills within English. The tasks range from reading, writing and poetry. Students will require internet access for some of the... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading, Writing

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Covid Related Texts and Tasks

The attached articles and tasks have been created to use with pupils when they come back to school following the pandemic. Would be of use to anyone in particular who is looking at a Recovery Curricul... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: Eduqas

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Texts for Year 9 Non-fiction PPTs

Texts for the already posted Year 9 PPTs for Non-fiction.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Short Non-Fiction Unit with emphasis on close language analysis

A series of PPTs with two exemplar paragraphs for close language analysis of non-fiction. Texts were provided in a file from this website (sorry, can't remember who posted them). These were designed f... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

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Reading for Pleasure: an overview

There were quite a few people in the KS3 English Facebook group who indicated an interest in what we do in our setting.  Please note though: this is our plan, for our school's context; this... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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War Horse - Lessons 02-22

21/22 lessons exploring Nick Stafford's play adaptation of War Horse, focusing on relationships, tension, characterisation and the context of war, embedding relevant linked reading to support students... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays, Poetry, Reading, Speaking and Listening

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Y7 - Distance Learning - Poetry from other cultures

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Poetry, Reading, Writing

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Y8 Distance Learning - Language Skills - Heroes

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Unit: Reading, Writing

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Racism, Diversity & Inequality

A small collection of activities centered around poetry and an article that explore how writers express their experiences about growing up, facing racism, discrimination and prejudice. It includes an... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Poetry, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

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Reading Challenge Bingo

A basic template that outlines 20 book types/styles that students should try to read in a month-aiming to complete a column, line or the whole grid. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Reciprocal Reading Guide

A simple guide to reciprocal reading in schools.  Used mainly with LSAs and targeted student groups whose reading is 86-100 NRSS.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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KS3 Gothic reading and writing unit

A KS3 Gothic reading and writing unit. A range of gothic extracts are explored from texts including 'Frankenstein', 'Dracula', The Tell-tale Heart', 'Porphyria's lover' etc. Enjoy! VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Vocabulary, Writing

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KS3 Gothic reading and writing unit

A KS3 Gothic reading and writing unit. A range of gothic extracts are explored from texts including 'Frankenstein', 'Dracula', The Tell-tale Heart', 'Porphyria's lover' etc. Enjoy! VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Vocabulary, Writing

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KS3 Gothic reading and writing unit

A KS3 Gothic reading and writing unit. A range of gothic extracts are explored from texts including 'Frankenstein', 'Dracula', The Tell-tale Heart', 'Porphyria's lover' etc. Enjoy! VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Vocabulary, Writing

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KS3 Gothic reading and writing unit

A KS3 Gothic reading and writing unit. A range of gothic extracts are explored from texts including 'Frankenstein', 'Dracula', The Tell-tale Heart', 'Porphyria's lover' etc. Enjoy! VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Vocabulary, Writing

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Y6 Transition Unit: Telling Stories

A unit based around fantasy extracts, exploring different aspects of the genre. Designed for Y6 transition project but would also work for Y7. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

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Simple introduction to Shakespeare

I've created this very simple introduction- feel free to edit. The last slides can also be blown up and used as posters in the classroom.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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A Midsummer Night's Dream Unit

Fully resourced SoL aimed at mid-high ability Y7.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Plays, Poetry, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Speaking & Listening Project

Aimed as a link unit for Y9 at the end of the summer term to prep for GCSE. Could form basis for Sp&L assessment for some groups or serve as a practice.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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The Tempest SoL

Aimed at Y9, fully resourced. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Plays, Poetry, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Northern Lights SoL

Full scheme aimed at AQA P1 skills with resources.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Novels, Poetry, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Butterfly Lion SoW

Full SoL for lower ability Y7 VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Novels, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

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A Christmas Carol Full SoL

A full scheme, complete with resources for a half term unit to teach ACC to Yr9/low ability Y10 VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Homework, Novels, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Gothic SoW

Full Scheme - suitable for low ability KS3. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Homework, Novels, Poetry, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Narrative Writing Unit

Complete unit for narrative writing based around producing a piece for a year wide and class wide competition. Fully resourced. Aimed at Y7. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Literacy Games

A variety of games to play in class with a literacy focus. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Tiered Starter/Settler blank slides

A series of tiered or differentiated blank slides for starter or settler tasks. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Homework, Novels, Plays, Poetry, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Feedback Sheet

A sheet I use to help prompt meaningful feedback and peer-marking. I laminate and place on desks, 1 between 2.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Homework, Novels, Plays, Poetry, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Whole School Literacy, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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PLC target grade sheets

Individually highlighted target grade PLC sheets for grades 3-7.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Homework, Poetry, Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Poetry Analysis- 3 tiers

A tiered activity using the STRIVE acronym to analyse poetry through a series of questions. 3 levels of difficulty.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Poetry, Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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KS3 'Amazing Adventures' Home-Learning Booklet

A resource I adapted from an existing resource (thank you to whoever uploaded it!) made more suitable for the next half-term of home learning for our Year 7s. Includes extracts from adventure / action... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading, Writing

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KS3 Dystopian Fiction Home-Learning Booklet

A resource I adapted from an existing resource (thank you to whoever uploaded it!) made more suitable for the next half-term of home learning for our Year 8s. Includes extracts from dystopian novels,... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

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Media

A full scheme of work based around movies. Students study, analyse and create movie posters, trailers and reviews.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Speaking and Listening, Writing

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Quote hanger

Warning - really cheesy!! A quote hanger to hand quotes on about a character. Sorry! VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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paragraph construction

Made for SEN, to help formulate paragraphs VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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Year 7 Crime Unit

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Reading, Writing

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Literacy/Comprehension Booklet

Themed booklet with extracts, comprehension tasks, writing tasks and peer assessment tasks.Originally aimed at KS3. Easily adaptable on Word. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

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Choosing Quotations HOME LEARNING

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Book Report Project

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Unit: Reading

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VE Day English linked work

This is a mini project (probably 3 x 1 hour lessons) aimed at KS3. Created for remote learning.First part is based on analysing Churchill's VE Day speech. Challenge linked to rhetoric.Second part is b... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading, Writing

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The Landlady booklet

Booklet for Year 7 focusing on comprehension and vocabulary based on Roald Dahl's 'The Landlady'.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading, Vocabulary

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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children Opening Booklet

A booklet for home learning building vocabulary, reading and comprehension skills using the opening prologue and chapter 1 of Ramson Rigg's 'Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children'.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading, Vocabulary

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Year 7 Introduction to Gothic genre

A scheme of work designed to introduce the Gothic genre. Suitable for KS3.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Star Reading Test Instructions

Step-by-step instructions in order for students to complete their Star Reading Tests from home (but will be useful when back in school as well). With screenshots of the site to help.Will need editing... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Whole School Literacy

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KS3 My Country Independent Project

An 8 week independent, cross-curricular scheme for KS3. Perfect for work to set during lockdown. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading, Speaking and Listening, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Modern female explorers - P2Q4

This lesson links to the 19th century Nellie Bly lesson uploaded earlier (31st March 2020). It introduces KS3 students to comparison skills using what how why to compare viewpoints and perspectives of... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Victorian female explorers - non-fiction KS3

A powerpoint asking year 7 to analyse an extract from Nellie Bly's autobiographical account of her trip to circumnavigate the world in the early 20th century. This uses the how what why format in a ba... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas Updated - Full SOW (30 lessons)

Eduqas KS3 BISP sow with 30 lessons and 2 assessment points.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Novels, Reading

Exam/Board: Eduqas

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KS3 recommended fiction reading list and activity ideas

A top ten recommended reading list with some guidance about accompanying activities VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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KS3 recommended fiction reading list and activity ideas

A top 10 list of recommended fiction with a guide of how to access texts during lockdown and some activities do while reading. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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'Well read teenager' reading list

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Unit: Homework, Reading

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Year 9 reading list

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading

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Year 8 reading list

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading

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Year 7 reading list

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Unit: Reading

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Homework Booklets Book 1

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, SPAG Spelling, Punctuation & Grammar, Writing

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Stretch and challenge non-fiction reading list

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Unit: Reading

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WHAT / HOW / WHY display board resource

Made this to print out and put up on a display board to help my groups with analytical writing. Also has challenge verbs/adverbs and key terminology.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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World Book Day - Genre lesson

This is a lesson for World Book Day.The idea is to expose students to a range of texts from different genres to help them to find a genre which they find interesting.Teacher instructions on Slide 1. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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Reading leaflet

A reading leaflet we send home to support reading for pleasure in KS3. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Speech - It is Time to act

Speech Transcript (with link to video of broadcast; and contextual information) of 'it is time to act' speech by Russell Crowe (broadcast 16/02/2020).Describes as a 'stark warning and call to action'... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Speaking and Listening

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Year 9 reader - opening chapters

The Hate U Give / Poet X / Pigeon English / The Enemy / The Lie Tree + signposts to More Than This, Lost Boy & Unwind. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Source materials for Lang paper 2 style comparison, Shakespeare Context.

Created for a Year 8 assessment but could be edited. A question paper will follow. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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Cover lessons 202020

15 cover lessons for KS3 with 20 minutes reading, 20 minutes close reading and 20 minutes writing. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Myths and Legends unit Workbook

A workbook to assist with teaching Myths and Legend to year 7. Includes a range of texts, text types and activities. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Speaking and Listening, Writing

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Culture Unit - KS3

Including poetry, non-fiction writing - I have used with Year 7. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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The Importance of Reading

My slides for the KS3 assembly I did on the importance of reading. Obviously aimed at our students so reading ages etc are specific to them. Feel free to adapt so it's fit for your purpose! VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Gothic Horror -The Black Cat

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Unit: Reading

Exam/Board: AQA

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Fiction Knowledge Organiser

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Unit: Novels, Reading, Writing

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Peer/Self-Assessment Grid

Based on Talk for Writing. My classes made this 'Plan It, Link It, Express It, Check It' self/peer-assessment grid. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Hacking a Text- Text Analysis

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Novels, Reading

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Hurricane Gold Comprehension

One page extract from 'Hurricane Gold' from the 'Young Bond' series by Charllie Higson. Designed for SEND and uninterested boys in KS2/3. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading

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Animals in Literature - KS3 Unit

3 week SOW for Y8 students on Animals in Literature covering anthropomorphism and extracts from a range of 19th and 20th Century Literature.Slideshow, Resource Booklet and Planning Overview.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Novels, Reading, Vocabulary

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Response Writing Ladder

A writing support frame to help students properly analyse language techniques. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: 19th Century Literature, Novels, Plays, Poetry, Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Animals in Literature: Class 8

This is a collection of extracts and poems about animals. I did this for a small class of Waldorf students who were really into animals and really nervous about starting new English lessons. I found i... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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University of Sussex Faster Read Guidelines

Guidelines for University of Sussex "Faster Read".  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading

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Nouns in Writing - specificity and granularity - Artemis Fowl

A worksheet introducing and exploring the Cognitive Grammar concept of specificity and granularity and their role in creating tension in a text. Short extract taken from Artemis Fowl (Eoin Colfer) wit... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Reading, Whole School Literacy, Writing

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Verbs in Writing - Artemis Fowl

A worksheet that can be used in a lesson or as homework looking specifically at the role of verbs in expressing action. Extract taken from Artemis Fowl (Eoin Colfer), tasked based on Cognitive Grammar... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Whole School Literacy, Writing

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The Wish - a series of lessons exploring writer's craft

A short story by Dahl with a series of comprehension questions and 4 lessons that take students through the text exploring language, structure and then crafting a piece of creative writing.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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The Landlady - a series of lessons exploring writer's craft

A short story by Dahl with a series of comprehension questions and 4 lessons that take students through the text exploring language, structure and then crafting a piece of creative writing.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Princess Mammalia - Roald Dahl lessons to explore writer's craft

A short story by Dahl with a series of comprehension questions and 4 lessons that take students through the text exploring language, structure and then crafting a piece of creative writing.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Reading, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA