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Teaching resources for KS3 and GCSE English

The resources draw on the work of Médecins Sans Frontières / Doctors Without Borders (MSF), to engage students with up to date humanitarian challenges, and have been guided by clearly established learning objectives for KS3 English. They include games, real-life stories, images and videos to create a buzz in the classroom.  

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Dr Who

This KS3 English resource consists of six tasks promoting creative writing and descriptive writing including adjectives, metaphors and similes. 

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Hitting the headlines

This English resource for 11 – 14 year olds has been guided by the following learning objectives: text analysis – recognising and producing persuasive language; developing a global viewpoint; and formal letter writing. 

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The letter that changed me

This resource is designed for GCSE students studying reading and writing skills with clear learning objectives outlined at the start. The resource uses a non-fiction text to identify narrative techniques, and practice descriptive detail and informal letter writing.

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