Everything you need for 11-14
On this page, we've gathered together just some of EMC's resources for 11-14-year-olds, including publications, online and face-to-face courses for teachers, blogs, videos and projects. Click the links to be taken to the particular publication, course or blog. Or click 'View all' to see more of the resources for 11-14 year olds in each category.
(Teachers with a UK Educator Standard (non-purchasing) account can order EMC_Free downloads. These will be added to your school account.)
Which 11-14 courses would you be interested in attending?
Share your ideas here – please provide as many details as possible (online/face-to-face etc).
EMC Early Career English Teacher Community – Saturday 2nd March
A Saturday morning online community open to any Early Career English teacher. Our topic on Saturday 2nd March will be Teaching Novels at KS3.
Awe and Wonder
EMC's anthology of nature writing offers some of the most interesting voices in 21st-century nature writing – plus some classic voices from the past.
Yoto Carnegie 23
Free downloadable resources for all the novels on the shortlist!
EMC publications for 11-14 year olds
From anthologies of contemporary stories and poetry to beautiful writing workbooks and investigations into language, EMC's resources will help you create an exciting, creative and rigorous curriculum for 11-14 year olds. If you're looking completely to renew your curriculum, our KS3 CurriculumPlus packages could be just what you are looking for! (Teachers with a UK Educator Standard (non-purchasing) account can order EMC_Free downloads. These will be added to your school account.)
A selection of our courses of particular interest to teachers of KS3.
Related 11-14 Projects
EMC Novel Project
It's Good to Talk
National Poetry Day 2023 – Refuge
Related 11-14 Video Collections
CPD for teachers and poetry for 11-14 year-olds.
EMC CPD Online – Free to View
KS3 Poetry Plus: Sharing a Poem
KS3 Poetry Plus: Say It Out Loud
KS3 Poetry Plus: Inua Ellams
Blogs for KS3
A selection of blogs covering KS3.
Let's Talk About Novels
29 Sep 2023
From Reluctant to Reading
06 Sep 2023
How to Teach Vocabulary Acquisition
05 Sep 2016
Putting Grammar Teaching in Context
02 Feb 2016
Creating as Well as Thinking in Group Work
03 Jan 2017
60 Great Books for Reluctant Readers at KS3
25 Aug 2014
Knowledge About Literature At KS3 – What’s Significant Knowledge?
25 Aug 2014