Reading - Literature, Informative and Foundation

A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol (Charles Dickens) includes: PowerPoint presentation Worksheets Unit of work unit overview 8 individual lesson plans ELA Teaching...

A Midsummer Night's Dream

ELA Teaching Resources – Drama – Shakespeare - A Midsummer Night's Dream    This resource contains the following: 14 lesson...

Alice in Wonderland

ELA Teaching Resources: Alice in Wonderland  (142 slide PowerPoint presentation, 20 worksheets and teacher overview)  The range of activities in...

Autobiography Unit

ELA Teaching Resources – Autobiography Unit Includes a 93 slide PowerPoint presentation and 15 printable worksheets    These seven progressive...

Boy by Roald Dahl

Boy by Roald Dahl   Boy is a brilliant teaching resource featuring a series of 10 lessons designed to enhance...

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (sample)

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (free sample) allows you to sample one of our bigger units of work. The resource...

Dictionary Skills

Dictionary Skills is a 13 slide PowerPoint presentation focusing on how to use a dictionary to improve reading and writing...

Fact and Opinion

Fact and Opinion English Teaching Resources: Fact and Opinion teaches pupils how to identify fact and opinion in non-fiction and...

Formal and Informal

ELA Teaching Resources: Formal and Informal Writing teaches pupils how to identify the key differences and features of formal and...

Holes

ELA Teaching Resource: Holes 'Holes' is a ready to teach 161 slide PowerPoint teaching resource with 16 accompanying worksheets and...

How to write about fictional characters

‘How to write about fictional characters’ is a free 13 slide PowerPoint presentation which, as with all our PowerPoints, can...

Infer and Deduce

Infer and Deduce is designed to help students learn how to develop inference and deduction skills when reading fiction and...

Infer and Deduce 2

ELA Teaching Resources: Infer and Deduce 2 is designed to help students learn how to develop inference and deduction skills...

Kensuke's Kingdom

Kensuke's Kingdom contains a 141 slide PowerPoint presentation and 40 pages of worksheets.   The range of activities in this...

Macbeth

Macbeth teaching unit – A detailed teaching unit which includes a 157 slide PowerPoint presentation and 35 worksheets. Our Macbeth...

Metaphors

ELA Teaching Resources: Metaphors teaches students how to identify metaphors when reading and how to use metaphors in their written...

Myths of the Constellations

Myths of the Constellations This set of resources has a specific focus on myths. It offers opportunities to support students...

Pathetic Fallacy

ELA Teaching Resources: Pathetic Fallacy teaches students how and why writers use pathetic fallacy.  This 10 slide PowerPoint resource with...

Prepositions

English Language Arts Teaching Resources: Prepositions (22 slide PowerPoint and 2 worksheets)   ‘Prepositions’ helps students understand the importance of...

Presentational Devices

ELA Teaching Resources: Presentational Devices is a PowerPoint lesson designed to help students learn how presentational devices are used by...

Romeo and Juliet

ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS – Romeo and Juliet Teaching Unit Our fantastic Romeo and Juliet teaching resources include a huge 215...

Similes

Similes: ELA Teaching Resource 'Similes' teaches students how to identify similes in their reading and how to use similes in...

Skellig by David Almond

Skellig by David Almond A complete unit of work for David Almond's Skellig (includes PowerPoint, unit of work overview and...

Skimming and Scanning

Skimming and Scanning    ELA Teaching Resources: Skimming and Scanning is a 6 slide PowerPoint presentation designed to teach students...

Sonnet 116

Sonnet 116 by William Shakespeare  English Teaching Resources: Sonnet 116 (William Shakespeare) is a 41 slide PowerPoint resource with step...

Stories from Different Cultures

Stories from Different Cultures is a 53 slide PowerPoint based unit of work with a booklet of 12 accompanying worksheets. ...

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas - 14 lesson unit of work, a 126 slide editable PowerPoint presentation and a...

The Highwayman

The Highwayman by Alfred Noyes This unit of work includes a 100 slide PowerPoint, 20+ worksheets and a unit overview...

The Lady of Shalott

The Lady of Shalott by Alfred Lord Tennyson Our teaching resources for Tennyson's 1842 version of The Lady of Shalott...

The Life and Times of Charles Dickens

‘The Life of Charles Dickens’ is a 56 slide PowerPoint resource plus 4 worksheets and a unit plan with step...

The Silver Sword

The Silver Sword is a complete 17 lesson teaching unit with a 147 slide editable PowerPoint presentation, a 23-page booklet...

Treasure Island

This unit of work focuses on the story of Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson and offers opportunities for students...

Up - Stories with Flashbacks

UP (Short Stories with flashbacks) is a complete unit of work which includes a unit  overview, assessment guidance, detailed lessons...

War Horse

War Horse is a complete 14 lesson unit of work with a 130 slide editable PowerPoint presentation and a 16-page...

Writing Using Paragraphs

ELA Teaching Resource: Paragraphs  This resource explains how to use paragraphs accurately in a piece of extended writing.  It provides...

Writing

Anti-bullying Advice Leaflet

ELA Teaching Resources: Anti-bullying Advice Leaflet is a great little resource which includes a variety of engaging activities and lesson...

Biographical Writing

Biographical Writing is a fantastic little resource designed to help students produce a piece of biography writing.  The 8 slide...

Clauses and Phrases

Clauses and Phrases is a 17 slide PowerPoint resource with 4 worksheets which has been designed to help students develop...

Descriptive Writing

Descriptive Writing is a 42 slide PowerPoint presentation with a 17-page booklet of worksheets. The PowerPoint contains stage by stage...

Drafting, Revising and Editing

ELA Teaching Resources: Drafting, Revising and Editing is a 14 slide PowerPoint resource designed to help teach students how to...

Expanded Noun Phrases

ELA Teaching Resources: Expanded Noun Phrases 'Expanded Noun Phrases' teaches students how to identify expanded noun phrases in a piece...

Fact and Opinion

Fact and Opinion English Teaching Resources: Fact and Opinion teaches pupils how to identify fact and opinion in non-fiction and...

Mystery Story Writing

Mystery Story Writing   Resources include a 61 slide PowerPoint, 20 worksheets and planning documents (overview, lesson content and assessment...

Myths of the Constellations

Myths of the Constellations This set of resources has a specific focus on myths. It offers opportunities to support students...

Narrative Writing

English Language Arts Resources: Narrative Writing (148 slide PowerPoint and 16 worksheets). This teaching resource has been created to cover...

Parenthesis

ELA Teaching Resources: Parenthesis  This resource teaches students about parenthesis, providing examples of how and why parenthesis is used and...

The Life and Times of Charles Dickens

‘The Life of Charles Dickens’ is a 56 slide PowerPoint resource plus 4 worksheets and a unit plan with step...

The Main Clause

ELA Teaching Resource: The Main Clause 'The Main Clause' is an 8 slide PowerPoint presentation focusing on developing key reading...

The Subordinate Clause

ELA Teaching Resource: The Subordinate Clause  'The Subordinate Clause' is a handy 10 slide PowerPoint presentation introducing students to subordinate...

Titanic (Non fiction writing)

ELA Teaching Resources: Titanic – Non fiction Writing - 154 slide PowerPoint with a 44 page PDF booklet. Titanic –...

Winter Haiku Poetry

Winter Haiku Poetry English Language Arts PowerPoint teaching resource This poetry teaching resource can be used for differing ability students...

Writing Effective Story Openings

ELA Teaching Resources: Writing Effective Story Openings is a 15 slide PowerPoint presentation with accompanying worksheets.  As with all our...

Writing Using Paragraphs

ELA Teaching Resource: Paragraphs  This resource explains how to use paragraphs accurately in a piece of extended writing.  It provides...

Language

Abstract Nouns

Abstract Nouns is a free 8 slide PowerPoint resource designed to help students develop their knowledge and understanding of abstract...

Amazing Adjectives

Amazing Adjectives is a very useful resource perfect for helping students develop their understanding and use of adjectives in both...

Clauses and Phrases

Clauses and Phrases is a 17 slide PowerPoint resource with 4 worksheets which has been designed to help students develop...

Colons and Semicolons

English Teaching Resources – Colons and Semicolons Colons and semicolons teaches pupils how to use colons and semicolons when writing...

Comma Splicing

ELA Teaching Resources: Comma Splicing teaches pupils how and when to use commas when writing a sentence.  This 15 slide...

Commas

ELA Teaching Resources: Commas   This resource teaches students about commas and provides examples of how and why commas are...

Complex Sentences

Complex Sentences is a 14 slide PowerPoint resource designed to help teach students how to build complex sentences to improve...

Dialogue Punctuation and Direct Speech

ELA Teaching Resources – Dialogue Punctuation and Direct Speech  Polish up those punctuation skills with this PowerPoint and worksheet teaching...

Dictionary Skills

Dictionary Skills is a 13 slide PowerPoint presentation focusing on how to use a dictionary to improve reading and writing...

Expanded Noun Phrases

ELA Teaching Resources: Expanded Noun Phrases 'Expanded Noun Phrases' teaches students how to identify expanded noun phrases in a piece...

Formal and Informal

ELA Teaching Resources: Formal and Informal Writing teaches pupils how to identify the key differences and features of formal and...

Halloween Words - Using a Dictionary

Halloween Words – Using a Dictionary (34 slide PowerPoint and 6 worksheets) This Halloween themed teaching resource is designed to help students...

Metaphors

ELA Teaching Resources: Metaphors teaches students how to identify metaphors when reading and how to use metaphors in their written...

Modal Auxiliary Verbs

Modal Auxiliary Verbs is designed to help students develop their knowledge and understanding of modal auxiliaries. ELA Teaching Resources: Modal...

Prepositions

English Language Arts Teaching Resources: Prepositions (22 slide PowerPoint and 2 worksheets)   ‘Prepositions’ helps students understand the importance of...

Similes

Similes: ELA Teaching Resource 'Similes' teaches students how to identify similes in their reading and how to use similes in...

Spelling Skills

ELA Teaching Resources – Spelling Skills (74 slide PowerPoint and 7 worksheets)  ‘Spelling Skills’ covers a range of spelling skills...

The Main Clause

ELA Teaching Resource: The Main Clause 'The Main Clause' is an 8 slide PowerPoint presentation focusing on developing key reading...

The Subordinate Clause

ELA Teaching Resource: The Subordinate Clause  'The Subordinate Clause' is a handy 10 slide PowerPoint presentation introducing students to subordinate...

Using a Thesaurus

ELA Teaching Resource: Using a Thesaurus This English teaching resource is a handy 8 slide PowerPoint presentation designed to give...

Using Commas

ELA Teaching Resources: Using Commas 'Using Commas' teaches students how and when to use commas when writing a sentence.  this...