Use this idea of giving students a clear explanation of the structure needed for their writing, by sticking a strip of information alongside their work!
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Get students to isolate important sections of relevant images. Allows them to focus!
Resources:You will need paint cards which I ordered free of charge from Dulux. You can also get them from any local DIY store or simply create them yourself using Microsoft Word.
I made one set and then had the rest
Resources:See examples here.What to do:Provide context sheets before studying a text/poem.Develop your students skills of locating and retrieving information.Allow a short amount of time for students to create spider/mind maps out of the information.Laminate and use as a point of
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What to do:
Students use their text to analyse keywords and key terms.
The write their word in the first circle and then write the
Resources:Lyrics of popular songsWhat to do:This idea is having listened to +Stephen Lockyer at #TMLondon! See here for the videos www.bit.ly/tmlondonaali.The idea suggested is to get students to correct the grammatical mistakes in everyday pop songs! How simple! Yet, really effective!For example: Students will
This or This website to create your own! What to do:The above advert really inspired me last night in the cinema! I was so pleased with myself to be able to read the information clearly and accurately. However, I