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Writing Technique Practice and Improvement -Otzi the Iceman Topic (but  adaptable to many subjects)

Writing Technique Practice and Improvement -Otzi the Iceman Topic (but adaptable to many subjects)

Writing activity with analysis, scaffolds and samples to teach effective writing technique and improve student written responses. Writing Technique Practice and Improvement -Otzi the Iceman Topic (but the technique shown is adaptable to many subjects to create stronger answers). Use of this technique as shown WILL raise student results with applied properly to 'bump up' virtually all students to a higher mark level. Use of additional steps plus as pre-marking review and feedback by peers and or teacher will also aid this.Learning Objectives-students learn about, practice and develop their writing technique to help them build stronger written responses to improve their written communication and earn stronger marks by learning a few simple techniques.Highly effective and well resourced using 'IDEA ACE' model. full and detailed lesson plan provided with clear instructionshighly detailed resources includedfully adaptable to a range of subjects but using 'Otzi the Iceman' as a modelfully editable so you can adapt to your needssample responses included with analysis modela great time-save for you, more importantly, use of this easy approach WILL help your students improve their written response and therefore improve their academic performance.

By gcmem

3D Shape Activity

3D Shape Activity

Stage 2 MathematicsYear 44 Mathematics Australian & New South Wales Curriculum› MA2 14MG makes, compares, sketches and names three-dimensional objects, including prisms, pyramids, cylinders, cones and spheres, and describes their features* Topics: 3D Shape* Can be used as: Quiz / Resource / AssessmentEditable Word version. Purchase separately or as part of a bundle from Mathematics Program

By lmtteacher

Math: Area & Perimeter

Math: Area & Perimeter

Area & PerimeterMathematicsYear 4Stage 2 *Assessment / QuizMathematics Australian & New South Wales Curriculum › MA2 10MG measures, records, compares and estimates areas using square centimetres and square metresEditable Word version. Purchase separately or as part of a bundle from Mathematics Program

By lmtteacher

Investigating Shapes

Investigating Shapes

Stage 2 MathematicsYear 4MathematicsGeometry: Shape - Investigating shapesGreat worksheet for paired / group / independent / homework / used on interactive devices. Mathematics Australian & New South Wales Curriculum› MA2 14MG makes, compares, sketches and names three-dimensional objects, including prisms, pyramids, cylinders, cones and spheres, and describes their featuresEditable Word version. Purchase separately or as part of a bundle from Mathematics Program

By lmtteacher

Volume & Capactiy

Volume & Capactiy

Volume & CapacityYear 4 , Stage 2 Mathematics* Can be used as: Quiz / Assessment Mathematics Australian & New South Wales Curriculum› MA2 11MG measures, records, compares and estimates volumes and capacities using litres, millilitres and cubic centimetresEditable Word version. Purchase separately or as part of a bundle from Mathematics Program

By lmtteacher

Tes: Measurement: Volume, Capacity, Area

Tes: Measurement: Volume, Capacity, Area

Year 4 Stage 2 Mathematics*Excellent end of term / topic quiz / assessment. Provides a clear spread of results. Easy to modified and adjust into chunks. Mathematics Australian & New South Wales Curriculum› MA2 1WM uses appropriate terminology to describe, and symbols to represent, mathematical ideas› MA2 2WM selects and uses appropriate mental or written strategies, or technology, to solve problems› MA2 3WM checks the accuracy of a statement and explains the reasoning used› MA2 8NA generalises properties of odd and even numbers, generates number patterns, and completes simple number sentences by calculating missing values› MA2 10MG measures, records, compares and estimates areas using square centimetres and square metres› MA2 11MG measures, records, compares and estimates volumes and capacities using litres, millilitres and cubic centimetres› MA2 14MG makes, compares, sketches and names three-dimensional objects, including prisms, pyramids, cylinders, cones and spheres, and describes their featuresTopics: NumberVolumeCapacityAreaPerimeterPatternsAlgebraQuiz / Worksheet / AssessmentEditable Word version. Purchase separately or as part of a bundle from Mathematics Program

By lmtteacher

Patterns and Algebra

Patterns and Algebra

Patterns and AlgebraYear 4Stage 2NumberMathematics 4 Mathematics Australian & New South Wales Curriculum› MA2 8NA generalises properties of odd and even numbers, generates number patterns, and completes simple number sentences by calculating missing valuesStage 2 MathematicsA single worksheet Patterns and AlgebraQuiz / Worksheet / AssessmentEditable Word version. Purchase separately or as part of a bundle from Mathematics Program

By lmtteacher

Fraction

Fraction

Stage 2 MathematicsFractionsConverting FractionsEquivalent FractionsWorksheet / Assessment / Quiz

By lmtteacher

4 Operations

4 Operations

Stage 2 Mathematics4 Operations QuizAdditionSubtractionMultiplication DivisionWord ProblemsActivity / Worksheet / Quiz / Assessment

By lmtteacher

Reflection Questions for the end of the day

Reflection Questions for the end of the day

50 reflection questions / prompts for the end of the school day.50 questions displayed on your choice of cards or strips.Provided in black/white and colour.UK and US spelling (only affected one word – favourite/favorite)2 cards displayed on each page.16 strips displayed on each page.Included: ♦ 50 questions on cards - colour♦ 50 questions on card – black and white♦ 50 questions on strips - colour♦ 50 questions on strips – black and white♦ Additional cards/strips for US spellingA variety of thought-provoking questions that encourage students to reflect on their day at school. Suitable for all age groups.Examples: ♦ What are some ways that you could share your learning with your family and friends?♦ If your teacher asked you to hand out a certificate today, who would you give it to? What would you write on it?♦ What could you do tomorrow that might improve someone else’s day at school?♦ What did you find challenging today? What did you do to manage the challenge?♦ List 10 things about school that you appreciate.♦ Did any activities today help you to understand things better than other activities you’ve tried?♦ If you could have this day again, what would you do differently? What would you do the same?♦ What school values did you show today? Give examples. **********************************************************************© Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources

By swelch_resources

Brag Tags

Brag Tags

Use these brag tags to encourage and celebrate positive behaviour in the classroom.Brag tags are a fantastic incentive system that teachers can use to encourage, promote and celebrate positive behaviour in the classroom.Each student is provided with a lanyard at the beginning of the year. If they are caught demonstrating good behaviour they are provided with a tag for their lanyard.This teaching resource includes:29 different brag tags2 blank brag tags

By TeachStarter

Teaching & Learning Program -TEMPLATE  & model  includes literacy spelling and catering to diversity

Teaching & Learning Program -TEMPLATE & model includes literacy spelling and catering to diversity

Sample comprehensive teaching & learning program that included teaching to diversity, spelling and literacy strategies. This sample is a comprehensive teaching & learning program for 8 History Shogun Japan but can be used as a model for any teaching and learning program and is fully editable to adjust to your needs or any other secondary school subject. You can use the framework and change or edit to your needs. Also includes a blank template version for you to fill out to suit your own needs.For a great free resource, check out the teacher's diary/daybook/record book files I have provided at https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/teacher-s-diary-class-rolls-and-daybook-templates-print-as-instructed-for-a-semester-of-records-11493736 (will save you money buying a teacher's diary).

By gcmem

Graphic Organisers - all topics and subjects

Graphic Organisers - all topics and subjects

Use this set of graphic organisers to help build upon a student’s visual map! Help students make connection in learning - all topics areas.This resource includes:• Concept map, Practicums organisers (science specific)• Word concept map (English/ LOTE specific)• Fishbone diagram (including cause and effect), Venn diagram (2 and 3 circle compare and contrast), topic mind map and topic organiser, PMI, sequence chain, compare and contrast, compare and contrast essay organiser, event 5W and H mind map (all subjects)Graphic organisers are fantastic for supporting students with their learning and understanding of a topic of work. This set of graphic organisers can be applied across the curriculum and will enhance the understanding of subject content with your students. Use these graphic organisers:• at the beginning of a unit of work (ascertain prior knowledge), • when introducing a new topic in a unit, • for group activities, • as lesson starters/ plenary, • set as homework or revision or • as scaffolding for students starting their assessment piece. Graphic organisers are all in black and white for ease of printing, nearly all have multiple versions and come with AU/NZ/UK spelling or US spelling. This resource has been thoroughly designed so no extra prep or specialised ability is needed and can easily be used in other lessons you may have already planned.This lesson should be accessible to Years 4-12/ KS2 - KS3 students.Please rate if you enjoyed!Click on my display name to see my other excellent resources including my FREE and other cross curricular literacy and reflection resources.

By engagingresources

Classroom Rights, Responsibilities and Rules

Classroom Rights, Responsibilities and Rules

Set of three posters from my classroom. The first chart lists five rights children have as students. The second chart lists the relevant responsibilities these create. The third chart lists ten class rules that will help safeguard students' rights and guide their responsibilities.

By OzFlynx

Birthday Classroom Display

Birthday Classroom Display

Use this display pack to brighten up your classroom and so you never miss a student’s birthday! This resource has colourful posters for each month and a title poster to complete the display. There is also name tags and teacher notes with a bonus lesson idea. Click on my display name to visit my TES shop and see my other great resources, including other back to school resources and displays.Please review if you found it useful!

By engagingresources

Teacher Diary - for your teacher planner

Teacher Diary - for your teacher planner

Use these inserts to create your own Teacher Diary!Inserts include:- a monthly planner (2 months per page)- weekly planner for up to 6 lessons per day - weekly to do list including to copy, to prep and priorities Will help you be organized and remember everything you wanted to cover during your lessons. Comes in black and white or colour versionsClick on my display name to visit my TES shop and see my other great resources, including other back to school resources and displays.Please review if you found it useful!

By engagingresources

Setting up behaviour basics

Setting up behaviour basics

5 page easy to read handout for teachers on setting up behaviour basics for a classroom based on using a educative approach to behaviour. Choosing classroom expectations, the difference between punishment and logical consequences, using descriptive acknowledgement, some hints and scripts for common behaviour issues.

By Alexandra-MacKenzie