Macbeth: Tier 2 Vocabulary

Subscriber Content Weekly vocabulary lists for William Shakespeare's Macbeth providing Tier 2 vocabulary for effective and sophisticated exploration of the text. Arabic translation of key vocabulary included for EAL students and word classes to encourage accurate word usage. Subscribe to get access Read more of this content when you subscribe today. Weekly vocabulary lists for [...]

An Inspector Calls: Tier 2 Vocabulary

Weekly vocabulary lists for An Inspector Calls providing Tier 2 vocabulary for effective and sophisticated exploration of the text. Arabic translation included for EAL students and synonyms to encourage variety of word choice. An Inspector Calls - Tier 2 Vocabulary

Embedding Vocabulary into the Curriculum: Romeo and Juliet

Embedding Vocabulary into the Curriculum: Romeo and Juliet

Words are everything. But how to embed them coherently into a whole unit of work? Vocabulary has been the focus of much discussion and how we apply this to our lesson planning is essential. We have a moral imperative to introduce our students to a wide array of vocabulary because in word poor environments if [...]

Great Expectations: Tier 2 Vocabulary

Great Expectations: Tier 2 Vocabulary

Tier 2 Vocabulary to support the teaching and learning of Great Expectations to English Language Learners. Arabic translations included to support ESL and EAL students. Divided into groups of ten for weekly spelling and revision. This coincides with the Great Expectations Knowledge Organiser and the vocabulary therein.   Vocabulary Translation Definition 1 Conflict نزاع A [...]

Edexcel Non-Fiction: Tier 2 Vocabulary

Edexcel Non-Fiction: Tier 2 Vocabulary

Important vocabulary for approaching the Edexcel iGCSE Non-Fiction unit. Arabic translations included for English Language Learners Edexcel Non-Fiction Anthology Vocabulary Week 1 Quizizz Edexcel Non-Fiction Anthology Vocabulary Week 2 Quizizz Edexcel Non-Fiction Anthology Vocabulary Week 3 Quizizz Vocabulary Translation Definition 1 Climax ذروة The point where tension and drama is at its highest in an [...]

‘Progress Packs’ and How We Use Them

‘Progress Packs’ and How We Use Them

In 2013 I started as an NQT in a new-build academy in a largely young and adventurous English department. Much of my practice was shaped by my time there and one of the best creations which I have taken to other schools has been our ‘Progress Pack’. A somewhat gimmicky title coined by my HOD [...]