Animal Farm pack Designed for the English Literature GCSE specifications, this teaching pack will provide you with lesson ideas, discussion points and creative resources.
AQA GCSE English Language Paper 2 exam skills pack Based on the themes of the sea, travel, money and the environment, AQA GCSE English Language Paper 2 – exam skills pack will give your students all the exam practice they need.
Leading reading Literacy is high on the Ofsted and curriculum agenda, and this practical guide offers advice on how to embed and promote good reading skills across the curriculum.
Less good writing This playful, practical manual focuses on improving writing across the secondary curriculum.
Argue and persuade pack A teaching pack designed to help students understand and identify persuasive techniques and apply this to their own writing.
Blood Brothers Created to support students taking GCSE English Literature for AQA, Edexcel and WJEC Eduqas, this teaching pack includes creative and dramatic lesson ideas, resources and exam-style questions.An Inspector Calls pack A pack consisting of creative and accessible ideas for bringing the play to life.Choose from socratic discussions, venn diagrams, game templates, visual learning grids and sequencing activities.I was born and brought up a 'Jo'burg girl' in the days when South Africa was one of the world's most openly racist countries. It was like being brought up to be a horse with blinkers. When my first novel Journey to Jo'burg was banned in South Africa, I was spurred on to write more!Luckily when I left school, I met people who challenged me... I became very angry about the terrible things that I could now see. Thousands of children were reading the book around the world but the apartheid government refused to let South African children read it until 1991, the year after Nelson Mandela was released from jail. It’s a universal story where two children, faced with great injustice, do something very brave as they try to save their little sister. I throw huge challenges across the paths of my characters.’ Essay writing pack Designed to support students with more formal styles of writing, this teaching pack is a ‘toolkit’ of creative classroom activities, genuine student exemplar essays and exclusive teaching resources for all aspects of writing an essay for your class novel, play text or reading unit.Fix it writing - student handbook This photocopiable workbook includes activities and resources to accompany the teacher handbook, enabling students to improve and build on their core writing skills Fix it writing - teacher handbook Fix it writing has been designed to support English teachers, non-specialist teachers and teaching assistants in identifying and ‘fixing’ problems in students’ writing.Getting on with writing The current Ofsted inspection framework and standards for teachers require a focus on literacy and differentiation. Homework activities for year 7Homework activities for year 7 is designed to ensure you have all your home learning activities for year 7 English in one place.Journeys – year 9 curriculum pack Devised for the KS3 curriculum (2014), this ‘journey-themed’ critical reading pack consists of an anthology of text excerpts and poems (from the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries), supported by lesson plans and tailor-made resources.Non-fiction and media pack A KS3 and 4 non-fiction and media pack consisting of teaching ideas with resources, activities and relevant and useful source materials.Of Mice and Men pack Devised for the English Literature GCSE (final exams in June 2015) this teaching pack consists of practical and creative ideas for teaching this popular text.