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Chatterbox Collection

Chatterbox Collection

A set of 4 seasonally themed chatterboxes. A fun way to introduce or conclude a topic. Most include three different templates: a fun one, a facts one and one for children to design themselves. Children can learn some exciting new facts or organise their own to wow their family with what they have learnt. Enjoy!
Pencilplayground
Bonfire Night Chatterboxes

Bonfire Night Chatterboxes

A fun way to introduce or conclude learning about Bonfire Night. 3 different templates: Bonfire Night, the Gunpowder Plot and an empty one for children to add their own facts. Children can learn some exciting new facts or organise their own to WOW their family with what they have learnt. Enjoy!
Pencilplayground
Bonfire Night Pack

Bonfire Night Pack

Have you ever wondered how London would have changed if the Gunpowder plot had been successful? Did you know the queen still has the cellars of Westminster checked by a guard before she arrives? A range of fact-filled Bonfire Night themed resources for years 2 - 4. Great opportunities to create a class display. Resources include 3 chatterbox templates, two reading comprehensions, a lesson to create a wonderful fire poetry display and 2 themed word searches.
Pencilplayground
Black History Month

Black History Month

FREE to new tes accounts with code OUTSTANDINGOCT at the checkout. Black History Month resource pack - an assembly, a quiz and 3 (more just added!) x form time / citizenship lessons: one giving an overview of Black history up until the present day and one focusing on the famous speech of Martin Luther King.
History_Geek
Biographies of Notable People - Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

Biographies of Notable People - Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

This Reading Comprehension worksheets bundle is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The texts narrate the life and work of a number of notable individuals from the world of politics, science and arts. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, gap filling exercises, True or False, character match and definitions matching exercises, word searches and crosswords. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
Black History Month - Reading Comprehension Bundle

Black History Month - Reading Comprehension Bundle

This Reading Comprehension worksheets bundle is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The texts describe the origins of slavery in South America, the abolitionist and post-abolitionist movement as well as Martin Luther King's life and work. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, gap filling exercises, True or False, definitions matching exercises, word searches, classroom discussions and crosswords. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
THE FIGHT FOR EQUALITY IN THE POST–SLAVERY SOUTH - Reading Comprehension

THE FIGHT FOR EQUALITY IN THE POST–SLAVERY SOUTH - Reading Comprehension

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text gives an account of the fight against the "separate but equal" doctrine in the post-slavery S.America. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including 10 comprehension questions, 10True or False exercises and an in class discussion. This informational tect can also be used for vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
Black History Month Presentation Bundle

Black History Month Presentation Bundle

A selection of 8 presentations on a variety of black figures from the past two centuries, perfect for using during Black History Month. The slideshows cover prominent figures who have had a variety of roles in history, including as activists, leaders and sports personalities. Included are: Rosa Parks Michelle Obama Benjamin Zephaniah Nelson Mandela Serena Williams Martin Luther King Jr Mo Farah Mary Seacole
blossomingminds
Black History Month Presentation and Assembly Bundle

Black History Month Presentation and Assembly Bundle

A selection of 8 presentations and an assembly, perfect for using during Black History Month. The slideshows cover prominent figures who have had a variety of roles in history, including as activists, leaders and sports personalities. Included are: Rosa Parks Michelle Obama Benjamin Zephaniah Nelson Mandela Serena Williams Martin Luther King Jr Mo Farah Mary Seacole The assembly is designed to be used as an introduction to Black History Month. It is an 18 page presentation and accompanying plan and covers prehistory, ancient civilizations, 18th and 19th century Britain and an introduction to the figures mentioned above. A great pack for introducing the topic of black history to KS2, KS3 or KS4.
blossomingminds
Bastille Day Assembly / Lesson 2017 – La Fete Nationale, French Revolution, Storming,  14 Juillet

Bastille Day Assembly / Lesson 2017 – La Fete Nationale, French Revolution, Storming, 14 Juillet

Bastille Day, or La Fete Nationale, is on 14th July 2017. This resource consists of a 30-page PowerPoint presentation which includes: - important vocabulary - what is Bastille day? - history of Bastille Day - the storming of the Bastille - how is Bastille Day celebrated? - French facts - the French National anthem - the French flag - Bastille Day quiz - matching activity - ordering activity - French foods activity - useful maps and diagrams - links to videos This resource is fully editable and could be used for an interactive assembly or a lesson. All images are copyright free. Please leave a review if you find this useful. Thank you! Tags: French Revolution, French history, French assembly, Louis XVI, Paris, Independence Day, Palace of Versailles You may be also be interested in these resources: Tour de France Assembly, Tour de France Activity Pack, St Swithin’s Day Assembly, Independence Day Assembly, July Assembly Pack, End of Year Booklet, 2017 Pop Music Quiz
magicinkstand
Reading Comprehension Worksheets (ESL) x 20

Reading Comprehension Worksheets (ESL) x 20

This bundle includes 20 different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for upper-intermediate to advanced ESL learners. After carefully reading each story/texts, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, definition matching exercises, crosswords, word searches and engage in in-depth class discussions on topics around the texts
MariaPht