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Topical and seasonal one-offs

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20 ideas for enriching students' cultural capital
20 creative and varied ideas to enrich students' cultural capital,  … read more
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KS3 KS4 KS5 | Planning and assessment | Reading
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Tutor time Advent calendar
Christmas songs, facts, news, fake news, international customs  … read more
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Christmas fun
A collection of Christmas-themed English activities for the end  … read more
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Christmas Advent calendar
An interactive Advent calendar with festive starters, plenaries  … read more
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The best Christmas day ever
A series of questions based on a description of a Christmas lunch  … read more
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KS3 | Prose | Reading | Writing
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Bullying poem
A selection of activities for students to discuss bullying and  … read more
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KS3 | Reading
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Halloween Mad Libs
A word game to be played in teams or pairs, with a seasonal,  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary
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Valentine's Day webquest
Who was the real Saint Valentine and why do we remember him on  … read more
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KS3 | Reading
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Pancake Day
Read about Shrove Tuesday, watch a YouTube clip on how to make  … read more
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KS3 | Writing
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A letter to Father Christmas
A selection of Christmas themed letter writing activities, with  … read more
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KS3 | Writing
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Predictions
A lovely resource in which students make predictions about the  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Reading
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The Queen's Jubilee Hexbusters game
A fun and challenging interactive quiz all about the British  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Grammar and vocabulary
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Design your own royal bunting!
Use this template to design some bunting with a 'favourite book'  … read more
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KS3 | Reading
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Valentine's Day mad libs
Introduce students to word classes and parts of speech using  … read more
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Christmas poems
A lovely 'one off' Christmas lesson. Students work on rhyme and  … read more
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KS3 | Writing
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'The Magic Wood' at Christmas
Use the Henry Treece poem as a starting point for creating an  … read more
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KS3 | Poetry | Writing
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Halloween poems
A fun resource which supports students with writing Halloween  … read more
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KS3 | Poetry | Writing
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Football crazy
A selection of activities with a World Cup theme  … read more
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Remembrance Day study
Not strictly English, but hey ho! A powerful and moving History  … read more
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KS3 | Reading
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Year 6 induction
Interest and enthuse Year 6 pupils with this imaginative letter  … read more
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KS3 | Poetry | Writing
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Talking Turkeys!
A fun way of looking at Benjamin Zephaniah's poem in defence  … read more
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KS3 | Poetry | Writing
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Work experience
A focused resource on structuring an argument, looking at the  … read more
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KS4 | Spoken English | Writing
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Ban Christmas! - persuasive speech plan
Beat the winter blues with this lively discussion. Includes a  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Spoken English
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Christmas carols
Write a new Christmas carol! A festive task to get your students  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Writing
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Writing to argue. Should fireworks be on sale?
A useful resource that could help to supplement and aid teaching  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Writing
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Christmas teaching ideas
17 fun, educational ideas for the run up to Christmas.  … read more
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Christmas wordsearch
Find the Christmas words in the grid. [NB Amended version added  … read more
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