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Developing vocabulary

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Writing non-fiction: words to dazzle
A glossary matching task to develop students' vocabulary for  … read more
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A figure in space: vocabulary in descriptive writing
Using an image of an astronaut and the trailer of the film 'Gravity',  … read more
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Strategies for understanding new words
A resource which helps students learn ways to understand new  … read more
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Guessing the meaning of a word from context
A PowerPoint with tips and pointers for how students can identify  … read more
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Adjectives relating to characters
A list of interesting adjectives for students to investigate  … read more
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Punctuation and conjunctions pyramids
A set of pyramids to cut out and display on students' desks for  … read more
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Zooming in on words
Help students unpick the meaning of new words by using parts  … read more
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Words to help you describe texture
Pupils look up the definition of words that relate to texture  … read more
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Adjectives relating to sound
Encourage students to broaden their vocabulary by getting them  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary | Poetry
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Speaking and listening word games
A selection of word games which could be used as starters or  … read more
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The way of the A*
A guideline for GCSE students. Top tips with exercises to help  … read more
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Vocabulary choices
A useful lesson starter. Students explore the effect of vocabulary  … read more
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Borrowed words bingo
A list of words originating from other languages and their d  … read more
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Avoiding 'nice'
An activity in which students find other more specific adjectives  … read more
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Which poetic term am I?
A noisy starter to revise poetic terms.  … read more
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An interactive matching exercise for 'US & UK English starter'
Match the US word to its UK counterpart.  … read more
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An interactive matching exercise for 'US & UK English starter'
Match the US word to its UK counterpart.  … read more
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An interactive Snap exercise for 'US & UK English starter'
Match the US word to its UK counterpart with this interactive  … read more
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Teacher's copy - 1966 world cup
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US and UK English starter activity
Match the US word to its UK counterpart. A number of interactive  … read more
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