To Kill a Mockingbird Notes and Activities for KS3
[The] chapter activities and specific AF activities make it very easy for any teacher to use." K Greaves, English Teacher & Independent Reviewer
Notes and activities which support the exploration of To Kill a Mockingbird for KS3, particularly for Year 9 classes preparing for GCSE studies. This resource will help to bridge any gaps in knowledge, enjoyment or understanding with clear presentation, glossaries and manageable tasks to complete that will increase the students’ confidence.
Activities are clearly linked to KS3 Assessment Foci with progression to GCSE to make picking suitable activities for your class simple and quick. Four grids for Assessing Pupils’ Progress also included!Chapter worksheets include:
- Links to AFs
- Mini glossaries
- Cloze activity which summaries the chapter
- Discussion Points
Other notes include: background on the author, character summaries, historical context and the Scottsboro Trials, glossary of literary terms
Worksheets include: pre-reading tasks, speaking and listening exercises, creative writing prompts, character, theme and symbolism exploration, crossword, and quiz.