I am yours now and you are mine
And together we’ll love through all space and time, so don’t cry
Prince – 7 – Symbol
A few resources you may find useful! Links to resource are after image screenshot.
Anthology of (unusual) narratives
This anthology has been compiled to give students a glimpse into different/unusual narratives, or perspectives and/or different genres – that’s why I’ve only used small sections. Most of the extracts are online, so if you want more… Google them!
Anthology of non-fiction voices (transactional writing) extracts
This anthology has been compiled to give students a glimpse into different perspectives and/or different genres – again, that’s why I’ve only used small sections. Most of the extracts are online, so if you want more… Google them!
5 min KS3 starters
40 ppt with 4 or 5 simple English language focused lesson starters.
A ppt full of character descriptions to help with creative writing.
Up-grade your literature essays!
A word grid document to help year11 use more focused language in their essays.
Literature Extracts (for a display)
Over 40 extracts/quotes that can be used for a display to either highlight a technique or text.
Features of a Non-Fiction Text
A handy A4 guide of basic features for different transactional writing:
Features of a Fiction Text
A handy A4 guide of basic features for creative writing conventions:
AQA Style of questions
A handy guide with the basic style of questions for KS4 to help you make up your own!
Understanding the AO’s!
A handy guide for NQTs to help understand those pesky AOs
I made this as a list of tasks in the event students finish their work early, also to save copying, and the best bit – tasks that can be used with any text.
A Christmas Carol Starters
A few basic starters, you can use as you go along, or revisit.
An Inspector Calls Starters
A collection of starters for the play
A collection of starters for Macbeth
General language/literature starters
A few more basic language or technique starters
How to Translate Emotions into Written Body Language
Link to my Student GCSE blog for resource: Emotions & Body Language
I’ve made up this mini S&L guide/PDF for students to help them through their spoken language element. Thank you to
@Tom_Briars for sharing his PPT and ideas for S&L.