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Learning at home resources

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This suite of lessons support short-term learning at home when face-to-face learning is interrupted due to COVID.

Students can start at lesson 1 and work their way through in order. Each lesson is either a video or a PowerPoint presentation.

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Understanding fantasy genre

English lesson 1 (Series 1)

Learn about the features of fantasy texts.

You'll need a pen or pencil and paper, or a device to record your written answers.

Language used in fantasy

English lesson 2 (Series 1)

Learn how noun groups can describe characters, events and settings in fantasy.

You'll need a pen or pencil and paper, or a device to record your written answers. You'll also need a fantasy book, graphic novel, or comic you have at home or a fantasy movie or TV series that you know.

Characterisation in fantasy

English lesson 3 (Series 1)

Learn about characterisation and how similes can be used to build characterisation.

You'll need a pen or pencil and paper, or a device to record your written answers. You'll also need a fantasy book, graphic novel, or comic you have at home or a fantasy movie or TV series that you know.

Plot, setting and theme in fantasy

English lesson 4 (Series 1)

Learn to identify the ways an author uses  plot, setting and theme to build characterisation in a fantasy story.

You'll need a pen or pencil and paper, or a device to record your written answers. You'll also need a fantasy book, graphic novel, or comic you have at home or a fantasy movie or TV series that you know.

Complex sentences

English lesson 5 (Series 1)

Learn how to write a complex sentence to state a purpose.

You'll need a pen or pencil and paper, or a device to record your written answers. You'll also need the similes you wrote in lesson 3 and the fantasy text used in lessons 2 to 4.

Fantasy review

English lesson 6 (Series 1)

Learn how to define the fantasy genre and identify the common elements of fantasy.

You'll need a pen and paper, or a device to record your work. 

Exploring a fantasy novel

English lesson 7 (Series 1)

Learn how to name and think about the language used to show fantasy elements.

You'll need a pen and paper or a device to record your work.

Characterisation in a fantasy novel

English lesson 8 (Series 1)

Learn how to identify and use language that represents characters in written viewpoints.

You'll need a pen and paper or a device to record your work.

Plot, setting and theme of literary texts

English lesson 9 (Series 1)

Explore the actions, feeling and problems of characters as you learn about theme.

You'll need a pen and paper or a device to record your work.

Precise language to develop characters

English lesson 10 (Series 1)

Learn how to use precise language to build characterisation, setting and story events.

You'll need a pen and paper or a device to record your work.

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