Language Change & CLD: Starters and Plenaries for A Level AQA

Starters and Plenaries for AQA AS and A Level English Language

Inject pace into your English Language lessons with these packs of pick-up-and-teach starter and plenary activities. Easy to use and all specifically designed for the 2015 specification, covering specific focus points such as tense and aspect, as well as broader areas such as Language and Gender (AS and A Level) and Language Change (A Level Only).

Effortless Delivery!
Write-on in-class activities complete with clear teacher’s notes to consolidate and extend learning of language-level analysis for the next generation of linguists.

  • Ideal blend of individual, paired, small-group and whole-class activities develops independent and cooperative learning methods
  • Short and stimulating activities motivate and enthuse all learning styles
    → Includes opportunity to put textual analysis skills into practice with exam style-questions
  • All answers provided – great for AfL and speedy peer-assessment

Activities include: Mind maps, flow charts, label the diagram, role play, gap fill, data response, multi-choice, and many more!

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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Starters and Plenaries for AS and A Level OCR Religious Studies – Components 1 and 2

Starters and Plenaries for AS and A Level OCR Religious Studies

Dive into the key issues and debates of the 2016 specification with a huge variety of pick-up-and-teach activities.

10–15 minute activities
include:

  • Mind Maps
  • Ranking Activities
  • Symbolism and Language Activities
  • Label the Diagram
  • and more!

Starters prompt discussion and independent thought. Plenaries test student understanding to consolidate and extend learning.

  • Great versatility! An ideal blend of individual and paired activities, with worksheets for each
  • Engaging and visual – tasks for every topic appeal to and motivate students with different learning styles, while extension tasks stretch more-able students!
  • All answers provided – great for AfL and speedy peer-or self-assessment

Plus! Arranged in spec order with teacher’snotes for ease of use.

Price is £29 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Starters and Plenaries for AQA AS and A Level English Language

Starters and Plenaries for AQA AS and A Level English Language

Inject pace into your English Language lessons with these packs of pick-up-and-teach starter and plenary activities. Easy to use and all specifically designed for the 2015 specification, covering specific focus points such as tense and aspect, as well as broader areas such as Language and Gender (AS and A Level) and Language Change (A Level Only).

Effortless Delivery!

Write-on in-class activities complete with clear teacher’s notes to consolidate and extend learning of language-level analysis for the next generation of linguists.

  • Ideal blend of individual, paired, small-group and whole-class activities develops independent and cooperative learning methods
  • Short and stimulating activities motivate and enthuse all learning styles

    → Includes opportunity to put textual analysis skills into practice with exam style-questions

  • All answers provided – great for AfL and speedy peer-assessment

Activities include: Mind maps, flow charts, label the diagram, role play, gap fill, data response, multi-choice, and many more!

Price is £54 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days. If you need your resource(s) during the holidays, but your school is not open for deliveries, then please call us to place your order and discuss available options.
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Shakespeare Close-reading Starters and Plenaries for KS3

Shakespeare Close-reading Starters and Plenaries for KS3

Generate excitement and focus amongst your students with imaginative and original starter activities!

  • Wide range of useful vocabulary for students to learn and relate to existing knowledge
  • Encourages students to think laterally about how words and phrases shape meaning
  • Fully cross-referenced to reading objectives of the KS3 national curriculum
  • All instructions and answers included
  • 25 activities for each text!

 

Activity Type Part 1: Recognition Games Part 2: Discussion Activities
Quote Hunt A quotation is revealed word by word. Students will aim to
identify the full quotation and which character it is spoken
by.
Students explore the meaning of a key word from the quotation in terms of a) the whole play, and b) the quotation itself.
Fade Out Students try to memorise jumbled words from a quotation and put them in the right order. Students explore the meaning of a key word both in and
outside of the context of the quotation.
Tone of Voice Students identify the appropriate tone of voice for the quotation given. Students work in pairs speaking the lines aloud, thinking about tone of voice, body language and dramatic pauses.
Wipe Out Students identify which 6 out of 12 quotations are spoken by a particular character. Students explore and analyse one of the quotations in detail.
WordPics Students have to identify the missing word in a quotation
using one of three picture clues.
Students consider why the playwright chose the identified
word rather than another.

Price is £34 + VAT each — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Starters and Plenaries for A Level Edexcel A Economics – Themes 1 & 2

Starters and Plenaries for A Level Edexcel A Economics

Start up your economics classes!

Inject exam pace into your lessons with these packs of 20+ pick-up-and-teach starter and plenary activities specifically designed for the NEW 2015 specifications.

Write-on in-class activities complete with teacher’s notes and instructions to consolidate and extend learning for the next generation of economic analysts!

  • Ideal blend of individual, paired, small-group and whole-class activities
  • Engaging activities appeal to and motivate different learning styles!
  • All answers provided – great for AfL and speedy peer-assessment

★ Mind maps ★ Match-up ★ Data-response questions ★ Label the graph
★ Fill in the flow chart ★ …And much more!

Price is £34 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Themed Starters and Plenaries for GCSE Drama

Themed Starters and Plenaries for GCSE Drama

Not just Drama games! Switch students into learning mode and prevent early winding down with these short, specific and stimulating starters and plenaries.

Fully matched to the requirements of the 2016 GCSE specifications, these original activities will develop key skills and reinforce essential knowledge.

Six themed chapters:

  1. Creating and developing ideas
  2. Communicating meaning
  3. Theatrical skills and terminology
  4. Theatre in performance
  5. Analysis and evaluation
  6. Working with scripts

40 ready-to-go starters and plenaries:

  • Clear, detailed activity instructions – pick up and teach!
  • Lesson objectives, timings and assessment objectives cross-referencing for easy and effective planning
  • Ready-made, attractive worksheets – minimal preparation, maximum engagement
  • Fully differentiated – higher- and lower-ability worksheets and practical suggestions for adapting activities to the needs of your class
  • Handy overview grid summarises each activity – quick and easy to select tasks to fit your teaching
  • Accompanying PowerPoints provide visual focus and added flexibility – perfect for whole-class activities

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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Starters and Plenaries for GCSE OCR PE: Paper 2

Starters and Plenaries for GCSE OCR PE: Paper 2

Inject pace into your lessons and get across the finishing line with these short and stimulating starters and plenaries – With full specification coverage in spec order and designed explicitly for each paper of the New 2016 specifications.

A superb resource… I would give it 9.5 out of 10.
J Stubbs, PE Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Write-on in-class activities have been carefully designed with a strong focus on classroom learning.

  • Perfect mixture of activities motivates and enthuses all learning styles
  • Visual links to sporting examples empower deeper understanding and application of knowledge
  • Ideal blend of individual, paired, small-group and whole-class activities develops independent and cooperative learning methods
  • Includes opportunity for data interpretation and analysis

All materials included: an easy-to-use, pick-up-and-teach resource for effortless delivery and marking!

  • Complete teacher’s notes with clear learning aims
  • Instructions and answers for every activity
Activities include: Verbal Tennis, Fact file, Draw it, Label your mate, drawing graphs, Interviews, Tweet the lesson, Inspect the text, colour code, debates, sports analysis and loads more…

Price is £44 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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