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Masterclass lessons and resources

A selection of POS and lesson ideas from our English Dept masterclasses, aimed at Yr6 students coming to our school in the following year.  They are a bit old and disorganised but they can be ada... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays, Poetry, Speaking and Listening, Writing

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Noughts and Crosses The Play (Non Fiction Writing Outcomes)

A SOW designed to support the teaching of 'Noughts and Crosses' the play to y8 students for their English lessons.  I have included clips from the Pilot theatre production of the play at the... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Shakespearean Insults Worksheet

A fun little worksheet to introduce the many insults in Shakespeare's works. This can be used as an introduction to Shakespeare or as a starter task with KS3, allowing them to become familiar with lan... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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12th Night

SoL using 12th Night. It culminates in a speech assessment as well as focusing on analysis.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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A Midsummer Night's Dream SOW Yr8

This contains PPTs and resources for a full scheme of work. It is not all my work; I have used many different resources that I have collected over time, and many thanks to all those who produced them,... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Romeo and Juliet Act 2 Scene 2

Suitable for remote learning adapted from another resource from TES.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Lady Macbeth Downfall

A lesson for KS3 - year 7 - on Lady Macbeth and her downfall. The students are investigators and must find out  what happened to her and why through clues such as doctors notes, secret letters fr... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Complete lessons for Macbeth (Yr9)

These are adapted from the resources produced in our Trust and from the book written by the marvellous Stuart Pryke and Amy Staniforth.  Adapted mainly by our lovely HOD Eve Rice One is voiced by... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Shakespeare Project - Year 7 virtual

Independent project for Year 7s to complete using resarch and online resources from RSC. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Macbeth in ten lines

PPT with ten lines from Macbeth.  Put students into pairs to act the lines.    The teacher sets the scene, introduces the line, they act out the line, teacher summarises action, act out... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Othello (Year 9)

A scheme of work for Year 9 on Othello. Scene-based approach - relatively limited text content; lots of focus on character motivation and the notion of 'outsiders'. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Whole Class Feedback sheet

This is a pro-forma we use for KS3-4 for whole class feedback but I often adapt.  Designed for use with green pen [in our school] revision work.  This is completed for Yr9 Macbeth.  The... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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His Dark Materials - Full Scheme of Work for Year 7/8

Full scheme of work, including powerpoints and worksheets (7 weeks of lessons) for the play adaptation of Philip Pullman's trilogy. Only covers up to the end of part 1. Suitable for Year 7 and 8. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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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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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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The Merchant of Venice (Remote Learning)

These are lessons for year 8 on 'The Merchant of Venice' which were set for remote learning. There is a 'scheme of work' which is the text of the lessons that were uploaded to ShowMyHomework and some... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Hamlet SOL

Year 7 SOL for Hamlet beginning with exploration of the narrative, moving to explore key scenes and a comparison with the Lion King to end.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Hamlet

Resources for Hamlet at KS3.  Some of these resources are old and linked to the old NC levels so will need updating  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Introduction to Shakespeare

Intro to Shakespeare for Y7 and Y8. Lots of resources. The SOW uses the old mark scheme so needs to be updated.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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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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War Horse - 01 - The effect of war

Lesson One in a KS3 unit which explores Nick Stafford's play adaptation of War Horse, focusing upon how the effects of war have been historically documented through poetry. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays, Poetry

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War Horse - Work Booklet

A work booklet based on the play adaptation of War Horse (Nick Stafford) to support students' understanding of the contexts surrounding war and their understanding of the text. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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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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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

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A Midsummer Night's Dream Workbook - school closure work

4 weeks of lessons for year 7 or 8 to work through during school closures. My school have started it this week for Summer Term 2. There are 3 lessons a week - advising them to spend one hour a day com... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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

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Key Stage 3: Romeo and Juliet Work Booklet

Inspired by Zoe Barnes' booklets, this Shakespeare Study comprises key acts for scene analysis, activities to recap understanding through reading and writing skills, as well as planning for assessment... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Year 9 Much Ado Home Learning Week 5 and 6

Year 9 Much Ado home learning. 7 lessons. I have lifted some activities and slides from other resources that I found.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Year 9 Much Ado Home Learning Week 3 and 4

Year 9 Much Ado homelearning. 7 lessons. I have lifted some activities from other resources that I found.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Year 9 Much Ado Home Learning Week 1 and 2

7 lessons on Much Ado designed for year 9 home learning. I have lifted bits and bobs from other resources that I found.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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A Midsummer Night's Dream Full SOW

Full SOW for year 7 for AMSND. I use it with the Globe on screen and the play.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Bard's Baddies Cover Lessons Booklet

12 lessons on Shakespearean villains made into a booklet for long term cover. Booklet covers lessons on Iago, Lady Macbeth and Iago.   VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Talk Less Teaching Challenge A Midsummer Night's Dream

Students compete tasks in groups to win. See powerpoint for instructions. Also googled MSND wordsearches and included one of those too. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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

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Talk Less Teaching Challenge Romeo and Juliet

Students compete doing quick tasks in groups to win. See powerpoint for instructions.I also googled free R&J wordsearches and used one of those too. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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

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Talk Less Teaching Challenge Shakespeare

Students are put into groups and complete a series of tasks quickly and quietly to try and win.This one is for Shakespeare (we did some of Macbeth, Hamlet and R&J). VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA, EDEXCEL, OCR, Eduqas

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Much Ado About Nothing KS3 SoL

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Blood Brothers SOW

A fully resourced scheme of work for Blood Brothers with PPT, Resources, HW tasks and a knowledge organiser VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Twelfth Night - Trickery, deception and disguise

I refer to a scam letter that I received (it is pictured on the final slide) however you would not necessarily need to include this resource. Students were very familiar with the modern on-line scams... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Twelfth Night - presenting the theme of love

How does Shakespeare use language to present the theme of love in Twelfth Night?Brief ppt with extract and questions. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Twelfth Night - bullying Malvolio

Create an anti-bullying leaflet inspired by the treatment of Malvolio in Twelfth Night. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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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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A Midsummer Nights Dream SoW

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Open evening Quiz - which Shakespeare character are you

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Noughts and Crosses- The Play

A scheme for Noughts and Crosses play. Includes homework and assessment tasks. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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The Crucible SOW

A SOW created on Arthur Miller's The Crucible for a high ability year 9 class. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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The Crucible SOW

A SOW created on Arthur Miller's The Crucible for a high ability year 9 class. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Romeo and Juliet SOW

Full SOW for teaching Romeo and Juliet to KS3. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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A Midsummer Night's Dream Scheme of Work

I have been updating my scheme of work on AMND and thought I would share it - it includes response to reading, poetry, creative writing and non-fiction writing opportunities. I hope you find it useful... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays, Poetry, Reading, Writing

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Half termly planning sheet

A sheet I use at the start of a half term to organise my planning of a topic.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

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

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Richard III Knowledge Organiser

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Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Julius Caesar Booklet

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Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Shakespeare 30 min scripts

A load of abridged Shakespeare plays cut down to roughly 30 mins each. Useful for KS3 or lower abilities, either to help with class learning or as mini-plays to prepare and perform.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Literature through the Ages SOW

This SOW is meant to increase pupils' cultural capital. It starts with the general information about literature, introduces literary timeline, explains how literary canon is created. It then moves to... VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays, Poetry, Reading, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Writing

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Introduction to Shakespeare

An introduction to Shakespeare through context/extracts.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Brother in the Land playscript Scheme of Work

A 7 week scheme of work, complete with resources and Powerpoint, to teach the playscript version of "Brother in the Land" by Robert Swindells. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Vocabulary for Macbeth

Vocabulary to describe characters in Macbeth. Makes for more varied points and ideas! VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Julius Caesar FULL SOW

SOW for KS3 reading Julius Caesar by Shakespeare. Focus is on speeches and persuasive writing. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays, Reading, Speaking and Listening, Writing

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Romeo and Juliet MEDIA SOW

Short SOW designed to introduce Y9 to Romeo and Juliet in a fun, engaging way. Compares the way two different film version of the play use a range of techniques for effect. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Target and Task Marking Feedback WWW and EBI Sheets

Marking and feedback sheets for all skills. Printable tick sheets which can be either printed for LA or displayed for HA. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

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

Exam/Board: AQA

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A Midsummer Night's Dream SoL

A full term's scheme of learning for KS3 on AMND. Includes contextual work and language work. Approx 40 lessons with resources and powerpoints. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays, Reading, Writing

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Lady Macbeth KS3

Lesson PPT and resources created for low ability year 8 group on the character of Lady Macbeth and how she manipulates Macbeth. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Much ado Whoosh

whole class drama activity to cover the plot VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Othello Whoosh

Whole class drama activity to cover the plot VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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AMSND Whoosh

Whole class drama activity to cover the plot VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Fiendish Shakespeare Quiz

Give them the quiz and let them loose on the internet.Answers included to save teacher time. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Introducing Shakespeare

PPT - with some activities on iambic pentameter(Someone on TES - where it is free -  queried its accuracy!) VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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Year 8 Merchant SOW doc

A lesson by lesson outline of a Year 8 SOW for Merchant.   VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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KS3 Macbeth SOW Resources

All of the resources to accompany the KS3 Macbeth SOW uploaded. They should be in numerical order for the lessons. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays, Reading, Speaking and Listening, Vocabulary, Writing

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KS3 Macbeth Scheme of Work

A SOW designed for high ability Year 8 students. GCSE AO's used to develop student's knowledge and application of these skills.Accompanying resources are on a separate upload. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Plays, Reading, Vocabulary, Writing

Exam/Board: AQA

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Macbeth EAL key words worksheets

Some *very* basic worksheets for key words for Macbeth - I used these with year 8 pupils who had virtually no English when joining my class.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

Exam/Board: AQA

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Subject Terms Glossary -Core/KS3

A glossary of subject terms I made for use by KS3 students.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Homework, Novels, Plays, Poetry, Reading, Writing

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Taming of the Shrew Wordsearch

Key characters and themes wordsearch - good for a starter task. VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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A Midsummer Night's Dream workbook

Can be used in class or as homework.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays

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A View from the Bridge Year 9 SOW doc

I have lesson slides and all resources if anyone wants them - email me traceylm99@gmail.com, or ask in the FB group. Lesson slides are in Active Inspire rather than ppt.  VIEW

Level: Key Stage 3

Unit: Plays, Reading, Writing

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