Pointless - Building Adjectives Edition

Pointless - Building Adjectives Edition

Based on the popular game show 'Pointless', this resource is perfect for use as a starter activity, plenary, or revision tool. Editable, so that you can change to any other topic or change the questions/answers. Containing almost 30 slides of sound clips, engaging visuals, and suitably challenging questions, this resource is effective at both promoting engagement and enhancing learning. There are several full rounds of questions to build students' understanding of adjectives, including: 1. Finding synonyms of dull adjectives 2. Defining adjectives 3. Unscrambling anagrams of adjectives 4. Finding the most complex and interesting adjectives. The nature of the game ensures that this resource can challenge students of all levels. NOTE: You can buy this resource alone, or in a bundle of 8 Pointless games, for only £1 more!
TandLGuru
300 generic activities.  Create lessons in seconds!

300 generic activities. Create lessons in seconds!

Create lessons in seconds with this HUGE PowerPoint of animated lesson activities. There are HUNDREDS of templates that you can over-type in seconds to create engaging lesson material. Highly praised by John Simpkin of Spartacus Educational and Mark Warner of Teaching Ideas. I am very confident you will like this. If you do, please click on my profile to see my other popular resources. Thanks (This file also has a bank of PowerPoint timers - it's the most useful planning tool ever!) The size of the file should show you how much stuff there is! Without sounding overly confident - it's the best resource out there! Many thanks Copyright T.Taylor NOTE: Following its success in the summer sale, I have decided to keep the sale price - so grab a bargain! Used to be £5. Many thanks.
whizzbangbang
Astonishing Alliteration and Astounding Assonance!

Astonishing Alliteration and Astounding Assonance!

This is an exciting and engaging lesson/set of tasks aiming to build students' skills at using alliteration, assonance, and sibilance in their writing . It was taught during an observation lesson where the teacher received an Outstanding judgement. Students learn to: - Define and give examples of what alliteration, assonance, and sibilance are; - Identify alliteration, assonance, and sibilance in tongue twisters;; - Analyse what makes them effective; - Create their own alliteration, assonance, and sibilance filled writing piece; - Peer assess using a clear and succinct success criteria. It comes complete with: - Engaging and visual PowerPoint to guide students (and teacher!) through the lesson; - Colourful and thought-provoking worksheet for the main create task; - Lesson plan/ teacher guidance sheet, which goes through the lesson step-by-step; - Resources to enable the teacher to make 'cards' for the development task. All pictures are licensed for commercial use, and image authors cited on the final slide. This lesson can also be bought as part of the Descriptive Devices bundle for just £5. The bundle leads students through each language device needed in order to write to describe confidently. Alternatively, you can buy the Descriptive Writing Big Bundle (All descriptive devices lessons, structuring and organising writing lesson, capturing the readers attention lesson, and the literacy writing mat) for £6
TandLGuru
Marking time-buster. 50 ideas

Marking time-buster. 50 ideas

You will save countless hours of marking time with these ingenious ideas. INSTEAD OF......(common mistake), try................(new time saving solution!) These are highly praised and have been adopted at whole-school levels. 50 great ideas with scanned examples (If you search '300 lesson activities - you will see that my products are popular here on TES. This product is just as good!).
whizzbangbang
Name randomiser with extras...

Name randomiser with extras...

This randomises your class so a random pupil will be asked a question. It also randomises what question they will answer. It will also determine if they get a reward!
Boosteration
TO DO LIST

TO DO LIST

Over the years, I have perfected how to manage a huge workload. The key is to have a good to-do-list template. Follow my personal template and follow the simple 9 instructions to lighten your workload. You will find that you hardly ever feel stressed about workload again. Your capacity for work will also increase. You will never carry anything in your head again. You can leave work without taking anything home in your head!
Boosteration
World Book Day Pack

World Book Day Pack

This is a resource filled with activities for World Book Day/ Book Week- bookmarks, badges, blurbs, story writing, certificates, key words. It's an ideal package to fill the week with an activity a day. Probably suitable for ages 7-11 in either mainstream classes, English Language Arts.
LearnersLabyrinth
Phonetic Reading

Phonetic Reading

Resource provides a dictionary of all sounds in the English with their corresponding symbols (letters), visual aid, and use in a word. This teaches children how to correctly sound every word and how to decode spellings. Resource also comes with Powerpoint outlining how to teach to read.
jbuddy85
Mysteries - Peter and Jenny and the Mysterious Sound - Grade 2

Mysteries - Peter and Jenny and the Mysterious Sound - Grade 2

This amazing ‘Mysteries Theme’ lesson is… • beautifully designed • 4-pages in length and may be formatted into a 4-page booklet • provided in both black & white and colored versions • perfect for students learning English as a Second Language • perfect for students whose first language is English • based on an age-appropriate topic This wonderful lesson allows students to… • practice reading, writing, listening and speaking skills • learn theme-based vocabulary • attempt many different styles of questions • express their creativity • engage in a relevant and meaningful learning experience A bundle of Vaughan M. Blaney’s lessons may be used … • to supplement any curriculum being taught in a school • as a school's sole curriculum • as supplementary material for the individualized needs of specific students • as the curriculum for special holiday programs • as the curriculum for summer school programs
AplusEdu
Reading Comprehension, Sentence/Word work, Creative writing, Role play- PowerPoint - Lessons 1 to 5)

Reading Comprehension, Sentence/Word work, Creative writing, Role play- PowerPoint - Lessons 1 to 5)

UPDATED COVER IMAGE Short story text that focuses on particular aspects of the English language. This literacy resource pack includes 5 lessons:- Powerpoint Presentation on all the lessons - the reading text is on PowerPoint and Word format for activities and whole class teaching. Literacy lessons for a week focussing on the short story:- - reading comprehension and questions; - sentence work - capital letters/full stops; - jumbled sentences and words activities - Punctuating a short text exercise, and identifying speech marks; - Work on words with silent letters; - Role play using playscript adapted from the story; - Creativing writing - finishing the story. All the worksheets can be adapted to suit your lessons. All images used are royalty free
Ro_Milli0110