New Scheme!


Welcome to Part 1 of our English scheme of work based on the hugely popular 'Secrets of a Sun King' by Emma Carroll. Your class will embark on a journey back to Ancient Egypt whilst completing a range of drama, grammar and reading activities. Throughout the six weeks, the children will carry out two extended pieces of writing: an explanation text and a newspaper article. So if you want a hassle free journey back to Ancient Egypt, download the 30 lesson plans and ALL the resources below.

Viking Boy
Song of the Dolphin Boy
Escape From Pompeii
Journey to the River Sea
Peril at the Bake Off
Leopard in the Golden Cage
Cave Girl
Secrets of a Sun King
Sunflower Sisters
The Corinthian Girl
Boudica's Army
Children of the Quicksands
Boy 87
The Dog That Saved Christmas
The Explorer

 Teaching From Text

English Lesson plans (and ALL resources) for KS2 based on rich and challenging texts. 


Teaching From Text

Complete English Schemes of Work based on rich and challenging texts.

As experienced Primary school teachers, we know how all-consuming the job is. Whether you are new to teaching and feeling overwhelmed with the work load; a teacher in a leadership position struggling to maintain your high standards in both roles; a teacher-parent feeling guilty for spending hours working at home or a class teacher fed up with spending hour upon hour planning amazing lessons- WE HAVE BEEN THERE! 

Teaching from Text have written complete English Schemes of Work based on rich and challenging texts. Our English Units of Work come fully resourced: 

  • English lesson plans. 

  • All the resources you will need ready to print out.  

  • Differentiation to suit the needs of your learners.  

  • Teaching videos to engage your students.  

  • Hand drawn images linked to each text.  

  • A wide variety of activities from extended writing opportunities to drama, SPaG activities and games. 

Teaching From Text aims to readdress the balance: we provide you with great English lesson plans and resources without you having to spend your evenings, weekends and holiday time creating them!

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