Howdy teachers. Here are some free lesson plans and teaching resources for if you ever want to use Mark’s books in school. Enjoy…
Socks Are Not Enough/Pants Are Everything
Learning Objective – To initiate class discussion in order to introduce a text.
Learning Objective – To write transcripts based on a text.
House of Commons Debate Lesson:
Learning Objective – To prepare and perform a short speech about a key issue from a book
Learning Objectives – To write about, and respond to, issues raised in a book. Also to write in character.
Classroom Court Lesson:
Learning Objectives – To use information from a text in order to prepare for a drama activity and to speak in role.
Character Profiles/Magazine Interviews:
Learning Objectives – to study characters from a text and to write in character
The Jam Doughnut That Ruined My Life
Tips For Writers:
Just a few handy hints and tips that I learned so far which I want to add to periodically.
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