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BBC News School Report motivates 11 to 14-year-olds to make their own news reports. Supported by BBC staff and English-mapped resources, teachers help students make TV, radio or text-based reports.
Stream educational clips about poetry, travel writing and much more straight into your classroom.
Review and share your comments on a wide range of excellent books. Then post your comments to the message boards.
Weekly debates and moderated messageboards. Come and have your say!
Pinball is here to help you kick start new ideas and to develop your creative talents.
Showcase, get feedback and watch expert advice on your writing - stories, lyrics, poems, reviews and more at Blast.
Brush up on the skills you need to interpret and evaluate a novel using Consider the Lilies by Iain Crichton Smith.
'Bite-sized' revision chunks of poetry and exam skills to digest.
To be, or not to be? Answer the question confidently with 'bite-sized' revision that's easier to digest.
Critical evaluation of literary non-fiction using autobiography and travel writing as examples.
Download short stories from Anne Donovan to Ian Rankin.
All you need to know about English for your Standard Grade exams.
Conduct in-depth textual analysis of four extracts from Robin Jenkins' novel, The Cone-Gatherers, looking at themes, characters, style and structure.