Year 8 English

Activities to support your learning

New term topic: Red

New Red Lesson 10 - Writing your own tale of fear
Watch this lesson then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 5323020.

New Red Lesson 9 - Boxing Up and Planning
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Red Lesson 8 - Short Burst Writing
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Red Lesson 7 - Identifying the Toolkit
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Red Lesson 6 - Creative Writing
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Red Lesson 5 - Grammar
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Red Lesson 4 - Comprehension
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Red Lesson 3 - Theme and Vocab
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Red Lesson 2 - Initial Response
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Red Lesson 1 - Tuning into the Genre
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Online Lessons Week 5
Watch the lesson videos below and complete the relevant tasks. At the end there will be quizzes for you to complete.

Additional lesson for pupils in C band
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Lesson 10 - Opening and closing your blogs
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Lesson 9 - Planning a blog
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Online Lessons Week 4
Watch the lesson videos below and complete the relevant tasks. At the end there will be quizzes for you to complete.

Lesson 8 - Listen Out Loud
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Lesson 7 - Blogs
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Online Lessons Week 3
Watch the lesson videos below and complete the relevant tasks. At the end there will be quizzes for you to complete.

Lesson 6 - Listen Out Loud
Watch the video lesson below then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 3087769. Please note this code has been updated.

Lesson 5 - Analysing Poetry - Checking Out Me History
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Online Lessons Week 2
Watch the lesson videos below and complete the relevant tasks. At the end there will be quizzes for you to complete.

Lesson 4 - Listen Out Loud
Watch the video lesson below then complete the quiz: www.joinmyquiz.com with code 471497. Please note this code has been updated.

Lesson 3 - Listen Out Loud
Please note the updated code for the quiz is: 0257511


Online Lessons Week 1
Watch the lesson videos below and complete the relevant tasks. At the end there will be quizzes for you to complete.

Lesson 2 - No Problem
Please note the updated code for the quiz is: 177486

Lesson 1 - Listen Out Loud
Please note the updated code for the quiz is: 712962


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.

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