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Author Ceranic, Helena

Title Resources for teaching English : 11-14 / Helena Ceranic
Published New York : Continuum International Pub. Group, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (160 pages)
Series Resources for teaching series
Resources for teaching series
Contents Machine generated contents note: Section 1 Reading and writing non-fiction texts -- Unit 1 Autobiographical writing -- 1:1. Introducing autobiographical and biographical writing -- 1:2. Comparing autobiographies and biographies -- 1:3. Questioning skills and mini-biographies -- 1:4. Recounting memories -- 1:5. Starting secondary school -- 1:6. Letter to primary school -- 1:7. My favourite celebrity -- 1:8. Dreams and ambitions for the future -- 1:9. Time capsule tasks -- 1:10. Anne Frank's diary -- 1:11. Princess Diaries -- 1:12. Identity task -- Unit 2 Travel writing -- 2:1. Travel writing texts and preferences -- 2:2. Travel brochure writing -- 2:3. Researching destinations -- 2:4. Presenting different perspectives -- 2:5. Holidays from hell -- 2:6. Letters of complaint -- 2:7. Watchdog debate -- 2:8. Being economical with the truth -- 2:9. Spice up your city -- 2:10. Describing a cityscape -- 2:11. Mystery customer report -- 2:12. Rough guides -- Unit 3 Writing for different audiences and purposes -- 3:1. Identifying audience, purpose and style -- 3:2. Lottery writing tasks -- 3:3. Letter to space -- 3:4. Room 101 -- 3:5. Big is beautiful -- 3:6. Under pressure -- 3:7. Red Room -- 3:8. Car advert analysis -- 3:9. Car target audiences -- 3:10. Dream car pitch -- 3:11. Why Spy? -- 3:12. Little Brother application -- Section 2 Addressing literary fiction -- Unit 4 Introducing Dickens -- 4:1. Dickens' life and times -- 4:2. Dickensian London -- 4:3. Miss Havisham -- 4:4. School reports -- 4:5. Pip in the graveyard -- 4:6. What's in a name? -- 4:7. Ebenezer Scrooge -- 4:8. Bah humbug! -- 4:9. Christmas priorities -- 4:10. Do you believe in ghosts? -- 4:11. Scrooge's life coach -- 4:12. Scrooge's Christmas message -- Unit 5 Exploring poetry -- 5:1. Poetry devices -- 5:2. Ode to an everyday object -- 5:3. Soundscapes -- 5:4. Love poetry -- 5:5. Shakespeare's sonnets -- 5:6. Imagery activities -- 5:7. Ageing poems -- 5:8. War poetry bias -- 5:9. Lady of Shalott -- 5:10. Sir Lancelot -- 5:11. Camelot News -- 5:12. Goblin Market -- Unit 6 Engaging with Shakespeare -- 6:1. Globe -- 6:2. Midsummer Night's Dream -- 6:3. Parental problems -- 6:4. Shakespearean comedy -- 6:5. Desert island companions -- 6:6. Cooking up a storm -- 6:7. What makes a monster? -- 6:8. All hail Macbeth! -- 6:9. Lady Macbeth -- 6:10. Star-crossed lovers -- 6:11. Ancient grudges
Summary English teachers are always keen to develop new ways of engaging their students, but often find it hard to find the time to plan lessons that meet curriculum objectives and create new, inspiring resources
Fully photocopiable or downloadable student task sheets accompany each lesson plan. --Book Jacket
Resources for Teaching English 11-14 provides complete, curriculum-friendly lesson plans and student task sheets for busy secondary school teachers. This resource comprises an assortment of more than 70 lesson plans, each designed to motivate and inspire students, including exciting new ways to introduce Dickens and Shakespeare, and activities to bring poetry to life. The ready-to-teach plans are designed to make lessons go as smoothly and purposefully as possible, and can be used by the entire department
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Reading (Middle school)
Reading (Secondary)
Young adult literature -- Study and teaching (Middle school)
Young adult literature -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Reading Skills.
Reading (Middle school)
Reading (Secondary)
Young adult literature -- Study and teaching (Middle school)
Young adult literature -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2010035663
ISBN 0826434762
9780826434760