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York Notes for AQA GCSE (9-1) Rapid Revision: Power and Conflict AQA Poetry Anthology

York Notes for AQA GCSE (9-1) Rapid Revision: Power and Conflict AQA Poetry Anthology

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/02/2019

Exam Board: AQA Level: GCSE Grade 9-1 Subject: English Literature Don't let being short of time or inspiration stop you studying and revising. This GCSE Rapid Revision guide to the Power and Conflict AQA Poetry Anthology has been expertly written and designed to provide everything you need to succeed, in no time at all. Cleverly structured, easy to use and with all the Power and Conflict poems covered, this nifty guide is packed with all the coverage and analysis of themes, contexts, structure and voice that you need to study, practise and revise effectively and efficiently. And with quick quizzes, memorable ideas maps and model answers you'll be able to remember and recall what you've learned with ease. Whether you're after some fast and focused help studying the poems, or counting down to an exam, Rapid Revision for the Power and Conflict AQA Poetry Anthology is the quick and powerful way to race ahead to great results.

Pinpoint English: Grammar and Punctuation: Year 3-6 Pack

Pinpoint English: Grammar and Punctuation: Year 3-6 Pack

Author: David Grant, Giles Clare Format: Spiral bound Release Date: 16/11/2018

Pinpoint is a series of activities and resources created to provide you with highly focused resources for specific needs in English. 4 x photocopiable book, A4 size Complete coverage of KS2 National Curriculum requirements for grammar and punctuation Each unit contains a child-friendly introduction to a grammatical rule followed by 3 pages of differentiated practice Scaffolded learning provides challenge for all, with the level of support gradually reduced Perfect preparation for SATs and KS2 Writing Assessment Saves teachers time searching for carefully levelled grammar practice - just choose a topic from the contents and copy the pages you need Includes child-friendly answers to encourage self-evaluation This pack provides flexible, independent activities for Years 3-6 / P4-7. The resources are photocopiable to allow repeated use year-on-year. Each unit provides a child-friendly introduction to the concept, before moving on to a series of structured tasks. The books comprise curriculum-matched units of grammar and punctuation activities that follow the principles of scaffolded practice by reducing in support as children grow in confidence, revision units to consolidate learning, friendly hints and support from the Pinpoint children and child-friendly answers to encourage self-evaluation.

Pinpoint English Grammar and Punctuation Year 4 Photocopiable Targeted Practice

Pinpoint English Grammar and Punctuation Year 4 Photocopiable Targeted Practice

Author: David Grant Format: Spiral bound Release Date: 24/10/2018

Pinpoint is a series of activities and resources created to provide you with highly focused resources for specific needs in English. 66 page photocopiable book, A4 size Complete coverage of Y4 National Curriculum requirements for grammar and punctuation Each unit contains a child-friendly introduction to a grammatical rule followed by 3 pages of differentiated practice Scaffolded learning provides challenge for all, with the level of support gradually reduced Provides strong foundation for SATs and KS2 Writing Assessment Saves teachers time searching for carefully levelled grammar practice - just choose a topic from the contents and copy the pages you need Includes child-friendly answers to encourage self-evaluation This book provides flexible, independent activities for Years 4 / P5. The resources are photocopiable to allow repeated use year-on-year. Each unit provides a child-friendly introduction to the concept, before moving on to a series of structured tasks. This book comprises; 8 curriculum-matched units of grammar and punctuation activities that follow the principles of scaffolded practice by reducing in support as children grow in confidence, 4 revision units to consolidate learning, friendly hints and support from the Pinpoint children and child-friendly answers to encourage self-evaluation.

Pinpoint English Grammar and Punctuation Year 3 Photocopiable Targeted Practice

Pinpoint English Grammar and Punctuation Year 3 Photocopiable Targeted Practice

Author: David Grant Format: Spiral bound Release Date: 17/10/2018

Pinpoint is a series of activities and resources created to provide you with highly focused resources for specific needs in English. 76 page photocopiable book, A4 size Complete coverage of Y3 National Curriculum requirements for grammar and punctuation Each unit contains a child-friendly introduction to a grammatical rule followed by 3 pages of differentiated practice Scaffolded learning provides challenge for all, with the level of support gradually reduced Provides strong foundation for SATs and KS2 Writing Assessment Saves teachers time searching for carefully levelled grammar practice - just choose a topic from the contents and copy the pages you need Includes child-friendly answers to encourage self-evaluation This book provides flexible, independent activities for Years 3 / P4. The resources are photocopiable to allow repeated use year-on-year. Each unit provides a child-friendly introduction to the concept, before moving on to a series of structured tasks. This book comprises; 10 curriculum-matched units of grammar and punctuation activities that follow the principles of scaffolded practice by reducing in support as children grow in confidence, 4 revision units to consolidate learning, friendly hints and support from the Pinpoint children and child-friendly answers to encourage self-evaluation.

Revise 11+ English Assessment Book

Revise 11+ English Assessment Book

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/08/2018

REVISE 11+ is the smart choice for 11+ English preparation. This Assessment Book: Provides realistic exam practice so that learners can apply their skills Promotes independence with comprehensively demonstrated answers Prepares for 11+ exams by offering the volume of practice that tutors and teachers recommend. Preparation is more than this Assessment Book! The REVISE 11+ series supports learners at every step of the journey. All titles in the series are fully integrated and work together to provide the best support for the 11+. Introduce key skills with the REVISE 11+ English Practice Book 1. Take the next step with REVISE 11+ English Practice Book 2. Consolidate learning with the REVISE 11+ English Ten-Minute Tests.

Revise 11+ English Ten-Minute Tests

Revise 11+ English Ten-Minute Tests

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/08/2018

REVISE 11+ is the smart choice for 11+ English preparation. This book of Ten-Minute Tests: Provides additional exercises for regular and repeated practice, including homework Enables learners to perfect skills through increased volume and time-focused sessions Supports learners with enhanced answers and topics matched to the Revise 11+ English Practice Books Develops confidence for 11+ exams by focusing on the important skills. Preparation is more than just these Ten-Minute Tests! The REVISE 11+ series supports learners for every step of the journey. All titles in the series are fully integrated and work together to provide the best support for the 11+. Introduce key skills with the REVISE 11+ English Practice Book 1. Take the next step with REVISE 11+ English Practice Book 2. Get exam-ready with REVISE 11+ English Assessment Book.

Target Grade 5 Unseen Poetry Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Eng Lit Workbook

Target Grade 5 Unseen Poetry Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Eng Lit Workbook

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/11/2017

Which exam? Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Literature First teaching: September 2015 First assessment: June 2017 A targeted way to build key skills for the new Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Literature exams (assessment from 2017). Target workbooks' unique approach builds, develops and extends key exam skills. Step-by-step exercises get you exam-ready, with each book providing 70+ pages of structured practice. Full of ready-to-use examples and activities. Designed for those working towards Grade 5, but with stretch to reach Grade 6. See your progress easily, with step-by-step exercises and exam-style questions that build key skills. Focus on the skills that you find difficult - each workbook addresses a range of common problems and misconceptions. Use the workbooks in class or at home - the exercises are easy to use independently.

Target Grade 5 Unseen Poetry AQA GCSE (9-1) Eng Lit Workbook

Target Grade 5 Unseen Poetry AQA GCSE (9-1) Eng Lit Workbook

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 16/11/2017

Which exam? AQA GCSE (9-1) English Literature First teaching: September 2015 First assessment: June 2017 A targeted way to build key skills for the new AQA GCSE (9-1) English Literature exams (assessment from 2017). Target workbooks' unique approach builds, develops and extends key exam skills. Step-by-step exercises get you exam-ready, with each book providing 70+ pages of structured practice. Full of ready-to-use examples and activities. Designed for those working towards Grade 5, but with stretch to reach Grade 6. See your progress easily, with step-by-step exercises and exam-style questions that build key skills. Focus on the skills that you find difficult - each workbook addresses a range of common problems and misconceptions. Use the workbooks in class or at home - the exercises are easy to use independently.

Target Grade 5 An Inspector Calls AQA GCSE (9-1) Eng Lit Workbook

Target Grade 5 An Inspector Calls AQA GCSE (9-1) Eng Lit Workbook

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/11/2017

Which exam? AQA GCSE (9-1) English Literature First teaching: September 2015 First assessment: June 2017 A targeted way to build key skills for the new AQA GCSE (9-1) English Literature exams (assessment from 2017). Target workbooks' unique approach builds, develops and extends key exam skills. Step-by-step exercises get you exam-ready, with each book providing 70+ pages of structured practice. Full of ready-to-use examples and activities. Designed for those working towards Grade 5, but with stretch to reach Grade 6. See your progress easily, with step-by-step exercises and exam-style questions that build key skills. Focus on the parts of the text that you find difficult - each workbook addresses a range of common problems and misconceptions. Use the workbooks in class or at home - the exercises are easy to use independently.

Target Grade 5 Macbeth Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Eng Lit Workbook

Target Grade 5 Macbeth Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Eng Lit Workbook

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/10/2017

Which exam? Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Literature First teaching: September 2015 First assessment: June 2017 A targeted way to build key skills for the new Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Literature exams (assessment from 2017). Target workbooks' unique approach builds, develops and extends key exam skills. Step-by-step exercises get you exam-ready, with each book providing 70+ pages of structured practice. Full of ready-to-use examples and activities. Designed for those working towards Grade 5, but with stretch to reach Grade 6. See your progress easily, with step-by-step exercises and exam-style questions that build key skills. Focus on the parts of the text that you find difficult - each workbook addresses a range of common problems and misconceptions. Use the workbooks in class or at home - the exercises are easy to use independently.

Target Grade 5 Macbeth AQA GCSE (9-1) Eng Lit Workbook

Target Grade 5 Macbeth AQA GCSE (9-1) Eng Lit Workbook

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 15/09/2017

Which exam? AQA GCSE (9-1) English Literature First teaching: September 2015 First assessment: June 2017 A targeted way to build key skills for the new AQA GCSE (9-1) English Literature exams (assessment from 2017). Target workbooks' unique approach builds, develops and extends key exam skills. Step-by-step exercises get you exam-ready, with each book providing 70+ pages of structured practice. Full of ready-to-use examples and activities. Designed for those working towards Grade 5, but with stretch to reach Grade 6. See your progress easily, with step-by-step exercises and exam-style questions that build key skills. Focus on the parts of the text that you find difficult - each workbook addresses a range of common problems and misconceptions. Use the workbooks in class or at home - the exercises are easy to use independently.

Revise Edexcel Functional Skills English Entry Level 3 Workbook

Revise Edexcel Functional Skills English Entry Level 3 Workbook

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/04/2017

Our revision resources are the smart choice for those revising for Edexcel Functional Skills in English. This Workbook will help you to: Organise your revision with one topic-per-page Prepare for your Functional Skills test with a book full of practice questions Simplify your revision by writing straight into the book just as you would in an exam Track your progress with check boxes Improve your understanding, and exam technique, with guided questions to build confidence, and hints to support key revision points

Target Grade 5 Writing Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook Target Grade 5 Writing Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook

Target Grade 5 Writing Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook Target Grade 5 Writing Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/09/2016

Target Grade 9 workbooks build skills from Grade 7 and extend to the top of a Grade 9 to catch up, keep up and make expected progress in Pearson Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language. Target's unique approach tackles the key misconceptions and barriers identified at each grade level to build essential exam skills for success. Each unit breaks down English Language concepts into the core components to tackle misunderstandings at the root, add depth to knowledge and build confidence. After checking their basic knowledge and boosting skills, students can test their knowledge with exam-style questions. The workbooks also includes more practice texts, blank pages for notes and an answers section to support independent working both in and out of the classroom. Exam Board: Pearson Edexcel Level: GCSE (9-1) Subject: English Language First Teaching: September 2015 First Exams: June 2017 Part of the Target Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language series: Target Grade 3 English Language Reading Target Grade 3 English Language Writing Target Grade 5 English Language Reading Target Grade 5 English Language Writing Target Grade 9 English Language Reading Target Grade 9 English Language Writing Target workbooks make the perfect partner to the GCSE (9-1) Revise! Series.

Target Grade 5 Reading Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook Target Grade 5 Reading Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook

Target Grade 5 Reading Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook Target Grade 5 Reading Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/09/2016

Target Grade 5 workbooks build skills from Grade 4 and extend into Grade 6 to catch up, keep up and make expected progress in Pearson Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language. Target's unique approach tackles the key misconceptions and barriers identified at each grade level to build essential exam skills for success. Each unit breaks down English Language concepts into the core components to tackle misunderstandings at the root, add depth to knowledge and build confidence. After checking their basic knowledge and boosting skills, students can test their knowledge with exam-style questions. The workbooks also includes more practice texts, blank pages for notes and an answers section to support independent working both in and out of the classroom. Exam Board: Pearson Edexcel Level: GCSE (9-1) Subject: English Language First Teaching: September 2015 First Exams: June 2017 Part of the Target Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language series: Target Grade 3 English Language Reading Target Grade 3 English Language Writing Target Grade 5 English Language Reading Target Grade 5 English Language Writing Target Grade 9 English Language Reading Target Grade 9 English Language Writing Target workbooks make the perfect partner to the GCSE (9-1) Revise! Series.

Target Grade 5 Writing AQA GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook Target Grade 5 Writing AQA GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook

Target Grade 5 Writing AQA GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook Target Grade 5 Writing AQA GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/09/2016

These books are for the latest AQA GCSE English (9-1) This workbook: targets key misconceptions and barriers to help your students get back on track addresses areas of underperformance in a systematic way, with a unique approach that builds, develops and extends students' skills gets students ready for the new GCSE English (9-1) assessments with exercises focused around exam-style questions provides ready-to-use examples and activities freeing up your time to focus on working directly with students fits around your needs, being flexible as part of an intervention strategy or for independent student work. Each unit addresses an area of difficulty with a unique approach, to develop and extend students' skills.

Target Grade 5 Reading AQA GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook Target Grade 5 Reading AQA GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook

Target Grade 5 Reading AQA GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook Target Grade 5 Reading AQA GCSE (9-1) English Language Workbook

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 07/09/2016

These books are for the latest AQA GCSE English (9-1). This workbook: targets key misconceptions and barriers to help your students get back on track addresses areas of underperformance in a systematic way, with a unique approach that builds, develops and extends students' skills gets students ready for the new GCSE English (9-1) assessments with exercises focused around exam-style questions provides ready-to-use examples and activities freeing up your time to focus on working directly with students fits around your needs, being flexible as part of an intervention strategy or for independent student work. Each unit addresses an area of difficulty with a unique approach, to develop and extend students' skills.

The Bet

The Bet

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/08/2016

Everyone wants to go on the school trip but no one can afford it. Ed, Zac, Becca and Kat decide to try and work for the money. Soon, it is boys versus girls in a bet to see who can raise the most and that's when the trouble starts. One thing's for sure: the competition starts here! Bloomsbury High Low books encourage and support reading practice by providing gripping, age-appropriate stories for struggling and reluctant readers, those with dyslexia, or those with English as an additional language. Printed on tinted paper and with a dyslexia friendly font, The Bet is aimed at readers aged 11+ and has a manageable length (72 pages) and reading age (9+). Produced in association with reading experts at Catch Up, a charity which aims to address underachievement caused by literacy and numeracy difficulties.

Blood Brothers: York Notes for GCSE (9-1)

Blood Brothers: York Notes for GCSE (9-1)

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/07/2016

A fully revised exam section: expert guidance on understanding the question, planning an answer, writing about effects and using quotations, plus tips on spelling, punctuation and grammar. All the key skills covered: 'Exam focus' model answer extracts with annotations, and 'Progress and Revision Checks' will guide your learning, help you test your progress and reach your potential. The most in-depth analysis: from text summaries to characters, themes, contexts, form, structure and language, all designed to help you to succeed.

Animal Farm: York Notes for GCSE (9-1) Workbook

Animal Farm: York Notes for GCSE (9-1) Workbook

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/08/2015

Learn: Tasks and answers on every area of the text to enhance your students' learning and take revision further. Practise: Exercises on spelling, punctuation and grammar, and longer exam-style questions with sample response extracts to practise and perfect key skills for writing top quality answers. Test: Support independent learning and motivate students with quick tests and regular self-assessment to stay on track for success.

Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Text Anthology Edxcl GCSE(9-1) EngLang Anthology

Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Text Anthology Edxcl GCSE(9-1) EngLang Anthology

Author: David Grant, Esther Menon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/04/2015

Exam Board: Edexcel Level: GCSE Subject: English Language First teaching: September 2015 First exams: June 2017 This Text Anthology is written specifically to address the demands of the new English Language GCSE (9-1) and will help you: improve your writing skills so that you can write in a sustained, technically accurate and effective way develop confidence and resilience when responding to challenging unseen texts prepare for the new style of assessments.

Rapid Plus 7.2 Fame Over

Rapid Plus 7.2 Fame Over

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/04/2012

Each Reading Book in the Rapid Plus series is finely levelled and trialled with KS3 students, and includes: all-new content, rigorously levelled and trialled with Key Stage 3 students pre-reading pages which introduce the main characters, plots and key concepts, helping to build understanding and confidence a quiz page after each text providing opportunities for discussion and to check comprehension word and spelling activities to extend language knowledge a non-fiction section that helps to build vocabulary and offers a different reading experience.

RapidPlus 8.2 The Girl in the Lake

RapidPlus 8.2 The Girl in the Lake

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/04/2012

Each Reading Book in the Rapid Plus series is finely levelled and trialled with KS3 students, and includes: all-new content, rigorously levelled and trialled with Key Stage 3 students pre-reading pages which introduce the main characters, plots and key concepts, helping to build understanding and confidence a quiz page after each text providing opportunities for discussion and to check comprehension word and spelling activities to extend language knowledge a non-fiction section that helps to build vocabulary and offers a different reading experience.

RapidPlus 8.2 The Goat's Head Pendant

RapidPlus 8.2 The Goat's Head Pendant

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/04/2012

Each Reading Book in the Rapid Plus series is finely levelled and trialled with KS3 students, and includes: all-new content, rigorously levelled and trialled with Key Stage 3 students pre-reading pages which introduce the main characters, plots and key concepts, helping to build understanding and confidence a quiz page after each text providing opportunities for discussion and to check comprehension word and spelling activities to extend language knowledge a non-fiction section that helps to build vocabulary and offers a different reading experience.

RapidPlus Assessment Book Stage 8

RapidPlus Assessment Book Stage 8

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/04/2012

Each Reading Book in the Rapid Plus series is finely levelled and trialled with KS3 students, and includes: all-new content, rigorously levelled and trialled with Key Stage 3 students pre-reading pages which introduce the main characters, plots and key concepts, helping to build understanding and confidence a quiz page after each text providing opportunities for discussion and to check comprehension word and spelling activities to extend language knowledge a non-fiction section that helps to build vocabulary and offers a different reading experience.

RapidPlus Assessment Book Stage 6

RapidPlus Assessment Book Stage 6

Author: David Grant, David Clayton Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/09/2011

This Assessment Book; * contains characters and words from the main Reading Book to assess students' progress at that level * is supported by an assessment record in the Teaching Guide that allows the teacher or TA to evaluate each student's progress accurately * checks decoding skills, comprehension and spelling.

Rapid Plus 6A Busted

Rapid Plus 6A Busted

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/09/2011

Jake is being bullied at school but Kelly knows how to stop the bullies. This Stage 6A Reading Book supports students reading at NC Level 2a and includes: a 'before-reading' page which introduces the main characters, plots and key concepts, helping to build understanding and confidence a 'quiz' page after the fiction and non-fiction stories providing opportunities for discussion and to check comprehension word and spelling activities to extend language knowledge.

Rapid Plus 6A The Hacker

Rapid Plus 6A The Hacker

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/09/2011

Someone is hacking into Jake's computer and causing him a lot of embarrassment. This Stage 6A Reading Book supports students reading at NC Level 2a and includes: a 'before-reading' page which introduces the main characters, plots and key concepts, helping to build understanding and confidence a 'quiz' page after the fiction and non-fiction stories providing opportunities for discussion and to check comprehension word and spelling activities to extend language knowledge.

Rapid Plus 6A Banned

Rapid Plus 6A Banned

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/09/2011

Jake and Kris try some hacking but end up in a panic. This Stage 6A Reading Book supports students reading at NC Level 2a and includes: a 'before-reading' page which introduces the main characters, plots and key concepts, helping to build understanding and confidence a 'quiz' page after the fiction and non-fiction stories providing opportunities for discussion and to check comprehension word and spelling activities to extend language knowledge.

Rapid Plus 6A Cheat

Rapid Plus 6A Cheat

Author: David Grant Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 06/09/2011

Kris hacks into the school computer to change his Science grade but will he be found out? This Stage 6A Reading Book supports students reading at NC Level 2a and includes: a 'before-reading' page which introduces the main characters, plots and key concepts, helping to build understanding and confidence a 'quiz' page after the fiction and non-fiction stories providing opportunities for discussion and to check comprehension word and spelling activities to extend language knowledge.

Free! Heinemann Plays

Free! Heinemann Plays

Author: David Grant Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/05/2009

Year 8 is left without a teacher. To relieve the boredom they launch an expedition - two students who never break the rules are sent to steal something from the headteacher's office. The unlikely criminals return as heroes and set about re-enacting the theft. In the ensuing chaos one student discovers that he too has been the victim of theft and accusations fly. Perfect for classroom performance, David Grant's witty play covers conflicts of gender, academic ability and conformism. Whatever schools and teachers may hope, it is the students who decide their own fate. Crackling, witty dialogue. Well-drawn, realistic characters. Perfect for both performance and textual study.

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