Year 7 English

Activities to support your learning

New Film Lesson 13 - Travel writing
Watch this lesson on travel writing. Then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 3296571.

New Film Lesson 12 - Writing up the review
Watch the lesson below then send your completed reviews to englishteacher@carrmanor.org.uk. There is no quiz to complete for this lesson.

New Film Lesson 11 - Planning the review
Watch this lesson on review writing. Then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 5770627.
You might want to click here for a document that will help you plan your review.

Film Lesson 10 - Review Writing continued
Watch this lesson on review writing. Then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 5501131.
Please click here for a copy of the review, and a list of language and structural features, that we use in the lesson.

Film Lesson 9 - Review Writing
Watch this lesson on review writing. Then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 8113062.

Film Lesson 8
Watch this lesson on your topic of Film. Then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 7177161.

Film Lesson 7
Watch this seventh lesson on your new topic of Film. Then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 7680013.

Film Lesson 6
Watch this sixth lesson on your new topic of Film. Then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 9571848.

Film Lesson 5
Watch this fifth lesson on your new topic of Film. Then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 6487893.

Film Lesson 4
Watch this fourth lesson on your new topic of Film. Then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 0745832.

Film Lesson 3
Watch this third lesson on your new topic of Film. Then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 2028896.

Film Lesson 2
Watch this second lesson on your new topic of Film. Then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 9555475.

Film Lesson 1 - Introduction
Watch this first lesson on your new topic of Film. This is an introduction video. Then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 2220775.


Young Sportswriter of the Year 2020
Here is a writing competition you can enter if you're aged between 7 and 12. You could become the 'Young Sportswriter of the Year' by writing no more than 600 words on a match report on any sporting event that has taken place, or a piece of feature writing about an individual involved in sport.
For further information, visit this website: www.footballschool.co/young-sportswriter-of-the-year-2020


Half term story challenge
This half-term, you’ve been working really hard, following the tutorials to compose a carefully planned, effective children’s story. Your challenge is to bring all those parts of your story together and write the resolution. Click here to find the story challenge.


Additional lesson for pupils in C band
Watch the video then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 1550413.

Lesson 10 - Falling Action (part 2)
Watch the video then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 4323737.


Lesson 9 - Falling Action (part 1)
Watch the video then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 2759132. Please note this code has been updated.

Lesson 8 - Children's Literature - Writing your own climax
Watch the video then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 8868578. Please note this code has been updated.

Lesson 7 -  Story writing - Understand the climax
Watch the video then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 8393857. Please note this code has been updated.


Lesson 6 - Children's Literature
Watch the video then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 793935.

Lesson 5 - Children's Literature - Rising Action
Watch the video then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 7759995. Please note this code has been updated.


Lesson 4 - Children's Literature - Planning and narrative.
Watch the video then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 3587969. Please note this code has been updated.


Lesson 3 - Children's Literature
Watch the video then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 057734. Please note this code has been updated.


Lesson 2 - Children's Literature - Becoming an author
Watch the video then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 7161310. Please note this code has been updated.

Lesson 1 - Children's Literature
Watch the video then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 9928272. Please note this code has been updated.

Introduction lesson - The Velveteen Rabbit
You will need to have read The Velveteen Rabbit before watching these videos. If you haven't read it yet, Miss Fellows reads it for you below.


English work pack
A document that contains texts for you to read. You will also find written skills that you will need to complete the tasks you'll find linked below.

English planner
Use this planner to see what work you can be completing over the next few weeks.

Useful links
Use this document to find links to reading texts, video lessons and online extracts.

A checklist of KS3 texts
Use this to check off which texts you've read and which you still have to read.

documentSending your work to your teacher

You can send either a file (eg. a Word file or PowerPoint file) or a photograph of your handwritten work to your teacher.

You can send your message from any email account - it doesn't have to me your school account.

Make sure you include your name and your teacher's name in the subject of the email.

Send your email to:

englishteacher@carrmanor.org.uk

Your teacher will then reply to you on the email address you emailed them from, so please make sure you are checking your emails.

If you need help with this, please click here.