Macbeth Activity Pack for GCSE English Literature: Endorsed Edition

Macbeth Activity Pack for GCSE English Literature: Endorsed Edition

Endorsed for Edexcel

This Activity Pack is endorsed for the 2015 GCSE Edexcel
English Specification

 

 

 

 

 

Suitable for:

  • Edexcel
  • AQA
  • OCR
  • Eduqas

A tragic Shakespearean classic, showcasing the destruction of tyranny alongside dashes of romance, ambition, murder, betrayal and suicide, this engaging GCSE set text companion provides a diverse collection of ready-to-use activities, covering all fascinating aspects of the play.

Carefully considered structure develops understanding:

  1. Build a foundation for learning and get students interested with introductory pre-reading exercises.
  2. Dig deeper with text-based activities. Every scene is explored through a range of thought-provoking, highly visual tasks.
  3. Consolidate knowledge with whole-text activities focusing on: Characterisation • Setting • Themes • Language • Form • Structure

Activities include:

    • Insightful questions
    • Stimulating reading and writing tasks
    • Pair and group work
    • Spoken language practice
    • Creative activities for visual and kinaesthetic learners
    • Appealing tasks based on modern media

All activities are perfectly matched to the GCSE Assessment Objectives, and the fantastic structure makes the pack accessible for your whole class. An ideal complement to the Study Guide for this text.

Plus! Suggested answers for questions and activities included.

‘This is an excellent resource. It is a highly detailed combination of lessons plans, worksheet resources, teaching ideas and links to further resources. ‘It is very clearly segmented into pre-reading, reading, post- reading a further research. It is a highly engaging resource and could potentially save many hours of planning. It is also linked to GCSE Assessment Objectives throughout. This resource is an absolute gem!’
L Morris, Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Price is £79 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Stretch and Challenge Articles for GCSE Biology, Chemistry and Physics

Stretch and Challenge Articles for GCSE Biology, Chemistry and Physics

A bumper pack of engaging and highly relevant articles to accompany a whole year of the GCSE course. With follow-up activities for every article and full links to specs, this is a wonderful addition to any SoW.

  • Fascinating examples of both cutting-edge and historic developments to engage students with Science.
  • Totally flexible – use as a core lesson element, extension activity or a homework.
  • Discussion questions and comprehension questions allow students to consolidate, then take their ideas further.

“A fantastic resource to stimulate learning and further research; challenging enough to stretch the most able, but supported by structured questioning to make it accessible to all pupils.”
Dr A England, Head of Biology & Independent Reviewer

Price is £49 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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SOS: Acing Foundation for GCSE Eduqas French Reading (Adaptation)

SOS: Acing Foundation for GCSE Eduqas French Reading

 

SOS: Acing Foundation for GCSE Eduqas French

Available for Reading and Listening… Speaking and Listening coming soon!

2016 specs

Train your weaker students to pass those new spec Foundation
papers with flying colours! Specific language strategies are
built up through carefully selected, targeted tasks. For each
strategy, the logical structure builds awareness and provides
scaffolded practice:

  1. Simple explanation of the strategy
  2. A warm-up activity to understand the strategy
  3. Annotated practice exercises to build confidence
  4. Full exam questions to challenge.
  5. Translation task which reinforces the strategy
  • Vocab, task type, grammar and topics all perfectly
    tailored to the exam!
  • Perfectly matched to 2016 specs, including Foundation-level
    translation practice
  • Self-contained resource supports weaker students without
    taking up valuable class time

 

Price is £49 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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SOS: Acing Foundation for GCSE Eduqas French Listening

SOS: Acing Foundation for GCSE Eduqas French

Train your weaker students to pass those new spec Foundation papers with flying colours! Specific language strategies are built up through carefully selected, targeted tasks. For each strategy, the logical structure builds awareness and provides scaffolded practice:

  1. Simple explanation of the strategy
  2. A warm-up activity to understand the strategy
  3. Annotated practice exercises to build confidence
  4. Full exam questions to challenge.
  5. Translation task which reinforces the strategy

  • Vocab, task type, grammar and topics all perfectly tailored to the exam!
  • Perfectly matched to 2016 specs, including Foundation-level translation practice
  • Self-contained resource supports weaker students without taking up valuable class time

Price is £69 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Getting to Know… La Haine (2nd Edition)

Getting to Know... La Haine

Ready-to-use research tasks, worksheets, background information and practice exam questions ensure comprehensive understanding of this famous and polemic film directed by Mathieu Kassovitz (1995), which covers important issues such as immigration, life in the banlieues, racism, police brutality and criminality.

AS and A Level students will get to know La Haine inside
out and be fully prepared for the writing exams.

Written specifically for the 2016 specifications, the logical structure offers the ideal balance between guided classwork and independent research:

  • Before: Introductory tasks enable students to study the film’s social and political context, with activities on the banlieues and police violence.
  • During: A comprehensive work-through of the film. Students will gain a deeper understanding of the film through comprehension and research tasks about significant scenes, themes and cinematic techniques.
  • After: Essay-writing advice, exam-style practice questions, model essays and indicative content help students to apply what they have learnt – and refine exam technique!

Price is £69 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Ingredient Cards for GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition – Sauces, Stocks, Reductions and Condiments

Ingredient Cards for GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition - Sauces, Stocks, Reductions and Condiments

For AQA, OCR, Eduqas and WJEC

Develop knowledge, improve cooking skills, arouse curiosity and inspire creativity with
these versatile ingredient cards for GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition.

Easy to use, pick-up-and-teach resource for use in practical lessons, as homework or for further reading.

Each ingredients card includes:

  • What is it? – an effective ‘overview’ to stimulate the senses!
  • Storage options – enhancing awareness on food preservation and safety!
  • Common cuisines – developing knowledge on origins and culinary traditions of ingredients.
  • Nutritional information – micro- and macronutrient data – advancing students’ analysis, interpretation and critical evaluation skills when selecting ingredients.
  • Health benefits – encouraging students to make healthy food choices.
  • Allergy and health risks – exploring the relationship between diet, nutrition and health.
  • Cooking uses and alternatives – inspiring new ideas when creating and modifying recipes for medical, ethical, moral and religious reasons.

Each group of ingredients also includes a student task sheet, with:

  • Questions and activities – to check knowledge and inspire further research on spec-specific topic areas.
  • Extension tasks – with stimulating experiments, tests and food-industry- related activities to motivate the next generation of food enthusiasts.

Price is £39 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Ingredient Cards for GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition – Herbs and Spices

Ingredient Cards for GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition - Herbs and Spices

For AQA, OCR, Eduqas and WJEC

Develop knowledge, improve cooking skills, arouse curiosity and inspire creativity with these versatile ingredient cards for GCSE Food Preparation and Nutrition.

Easy to use, pick-up-and-teach resource for use in practical lessons, as homework or for further reading.

Each ingredient card includes:

  • What is it? – an effective ‘overview’ to stimulate the senses!
  • Storage options – enhancing awareness on food preservation and safety!
  • Common cuisines – developing knowledge on origins and culinary traditions of ingredients.
  • Nutritional information – micro- and macronutrient data – advancing students’ analysis, interpretation and critical evaluation skills when selecting ingredients.
  • Health benefits – encouraging students to make healthy food choices.
  • Allergy and health risks – exploring the relationship between diet, nutrition and health.
  • Cooking uses and alternatives – inspiring new ideas when creating and modifying recipes for medical, ethical, moral and religious reasons.

Each group of ingredients also includes a student task sheet, with:

  • Questions and activities – to check knowledge and inspire further research on spec-specific topic areas.
  • Extension tasks – with stimulating experiments, tests and food-industry-related activities to motivate the next generation of food enthusiasts.

Price is £34 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
Click here for full details and to order.