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Art - Myth - Classic - Major Artists Who Painted Myths - 236 slides

Art - Myth - Classic - Major Artists Who Painted Myths - 236 slides

What I wanted to do for this myth project, and my prior literature and art project, was to immerse myself in my favorite subjects from when I was in college. So I did a lot of research and then collected image after image online to obtain the very best art for the myths. This took me back to my course work in ancient history, the classics, literature, and art history. Weeks went by while I was so immersed. I did not watch a single video in all that time and only fleetingly read the Times online. My hope was to replace the second rate art one often sees with our cherished myths. No one could call this art second rate. It was a glorious immersion. Major artists and myths were used throughout. Below I listed what a quick perusal indicated was in the program. Your Preview has many of the actual slides. It is the best way of discerning the product's quality. The following are included plus much more: Mythological figures: Adonis, Arthur, Athena, Andromeda, Apollo, Ariadne, Arachna, Cassandra, Circe, Cupid, Cyclops, Danae, Daphne, Dragon Slayer George, Europa, Flora, Gannymede, Godiva, Graces, Hero, Hermes, Icarus, Iris, Isolde, Joan of Arc, Lamia, Leda, Knights of the Round Table, Medea, Medusa, Minotaur, Morpheus, Narcissus, Orpheus, Odysseus, Oedipus, Pan, Pandora, Pegasus, Penelope, Prosperine, Pygmalion, Perseus, Poseidon, Psyche, Rosamond, Salome, Theseus, Tristram, Vampire (Mormo), Venus, etc., Artists: Artemisia, Bernini, Botticelli, Edward Burne-Jones, Caravaggio, Marc Chagall, Salvador Dali, Eugene Delacroix, Arthur Hughes, Gustav Klimt, Leighton, Leonardo, Edouard Manet, John Millais, Moreau, Morris, Munch, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Raphael, Rembrandt, Redon, Peter Paul Rubens, Sandys, Singer Sargent, Stanhope, Titian, Mikhail Vrubel, John William Waterhouse, etc.,
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Bertram Bile: The Upside Down Man (Book 4)

Bertram Bile: The Upside Down Man (Book 4)

A short story set along the River Thames, for students aged 8 and above. There is a new story available each day, and each story is available to download for free for the first five days (Repeats every 90 days). Ebook (http://amzn.to/2rbQeSj), and print versions available in regular text and giant print text. Each short story can be read alone, or as part of the series. Can be tied in with a free Skype in the Classroom session for World Book Day and World Read Aloud Day, or to invite an author into your classroom (https://education.microsoft.com/Story/SkypeLesson/?token=BBGDV) "What could possibly go wrong on a school field trip with your favourite geography teacher? Welcome to the weird and wonderful world of Bertram Bile and best friend Molly. This episode is based on the Viking god Odin and his wife Freya. It takes place at Grid Reference ST980994 #Bertram&Molly
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Collection of Wizardry & Witchcraft Games and Puzzles Y7 - Y9

Collection of Wizardry & Witchcraft Games and Puzzles Y7 - Y9

Great fun activities to use as starters, extension activities or just a bit of fun to brighten the day. 1. A Word Search: This resource contains a Word Search to help introduce vocabulary associated with Wizardry & Witchcraft. 2. A Digital Crossword: This resource contains a crossword to help consolidate terms associated with Wizardry & Witchcraft. These two activities will work well on an individual or pairs basis through computers or in paper-based format or using a SMAR board for a whole group activity. All materials allow for differentiated learning and include the following: printable word search & crossword .pdf & .docx format interactive quizzes timed and non-timed (run index file in a *browser) Set of answers *(Please note that Safari and Microsoft Edge could not display interactive quizzes when tested) 3. Spot the Difference Games: Two Spot the Differences Games Original image on left, click on the opposite image to identify differences. No time limit. Great activity for improving proof reading skills. Spot the difference resources are available in the following formats: swf, pds & html Note: Ensure once downloads are unzipped that you keep ALL files in its folder and run one of the formats above. For html format pls run Index file or drag into URL bar in your browser. Seems to work best in Firefox, IE, Microsoft Edge or Safari. Please be so kind as to review this resource once you have used it with your learners. This helps me to make any necessary improvements for its future use; please provide constructive feedback. If you require any adjustments to the resource(s) please contact me and I will endeavour to meet your needs wherever possible. Many thanks.
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Collection of Wizardry & Witchcraft Games and Puzzles Y2 - Y6:

Collection of Wizardry & Witchcraft Games and Puzzles Y2 - Y6:

Great fun activities to use for starters, extension activities or just a bit of fun to brighten the day. Jigsaw Collection Wizardry &; Witchcraft: Just a bit of fun, 5 jigsaws in each set. 400 x 400, 16 pieces against the timer (3 minutes). Good for hand/eye coordination. Not age restrictive. Note: HTML version scatters pieces better making it more challenging, however sometimes the pieces seem to be hidden behind the timer, so click reset before starting quiz to make sure you can see them all. (Please note that versions of this quiz are also provided in swf &; pdf formats, just double click from file to open). For html format pls run Index file. Seems to work best in Firefox, IE, Microsoft Edge or Safari. Catch the Answers Game (Easy trivia questions about witches): 2 lives per question; answers have to be caught in the basket by using the keyboard spacebar and left and right arrow keys. Promotes good eye-hand coordination. Fun activity. Learners have to identify if the highlighted word is an Adjective, Verb, Noun or Adverb. The score is displayed at the end of the game. UK & USA Version included. Digital Matching Pairs Game - Witchcraft Match the fun images before the time runs out. Differentiation: Variation on times: Same game 1 at 2 mins and one at 3 mins Good for hand-eye coordination. (Please note that versions of this quiz are in swf, pdf & html formats). Note: Ensure once downloads are unzipped that you keep ALL files in their folders and run one of the formats above from the folder. For html format pls run Index file or drag into a browser. Seems to work best in Firefox, IE, Microsoft Edge or Safari. Important: Do not separate any of the original digital files from the original folders, just run them inside the folders for the games to work properly. You can also drag the index.html file into the browser to play. Note: Digital games do not seem to work well in Opera browser. All digital games also come in swf and pdf versions. Please be so kind as to review this resource once you have used it with your learners. This helps me to make any necessary improvements for its future use; please provide constructive feedback. If you require any adjustments to the resource(s) please contact me and I will endeavour to meet your needs wherever possible. Many thanks.
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Chinese New Year 2018 Presentation

Chinese New Year 2018 Presentation

This resource contains a PowerPoint slideshow on the Chinese New Year and the legends of how the Chinese calendar came to be. These slides are taken from the following, more detailed, presentation. Chinese New Year Lesson / Assembly Presentation - 80 Slides This is a fully editable, highly interactive and informative 80-slide assembly PowerPoint on the Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) which lasts for 15 days culminating in the Lantern Festival. The PowerPoint contains hyperlinks to animated legends of how the Chinese came to have their calendar, New Year's Eve street firework displays, the Lion and Dragon Dance and the Festival of Lanterns. The PowerPoint covers: - the legends - the zodiac - decorations - the fireworks - customs - symbols - preparations - red envelopes - New Year's Eve - New Year's Day - Street Celebrations - The Lion and Dragon Dance - The Lantern Festival This resource will contribute to the pupils' spiritual, moral, social and cultural learning (SMSC) and will help to actively promote the British Values of mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs. Other Chinese New Year Resources Chinese New Year Interactive PowerPoint Quiz Coordinates in The First Quadrant Worksheets Chinese New Year Battleships Team Coordinates Interactive PowerPoint Game Chinese New Year Activity Pack - Word Searches, Crossword, Anagrams, Chinese Riddles, Word Making Chinese New Year Information Sheets and Comprehensions Thinking of publishing your own resources? Check out this step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide
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Matariki – The Seven Kites of Matariki – Activity Sheets for the book

Matariki – The Seven Kites of Matariki – Activity Sheets for the book

A set of activity sheets for the following book: Title: The Seven Kites of Matariki Author: Calico McClintock Illustrator: Dominique Ford 21 activity sheets that suit a range of abilities. Included: ♦ Word search – junior and senior ♦ Cloze – junior and senior (write the missing words) ♦ Order the events in the story (cut and paste activity) ♦ Letter boxes ♦ Acrostic poem templates (Ururangi / Matariki) ♦ Story board – with and without words ♦ Maths – tally chart and block graph (favourite kite in the story) ♦ Design a kite (template) ♦ Alphabetical order (shells) ♦ Research and drawing task (shells) ♦ Character traits of Ururangi ♦ Drawing task – as if looking through binoculars ♦ Trifold – beginning, middle and end ♦ Postage stamp design ♦ Book cover design ♦ Writing - Newspaper article ♦ Writing – If I was a kite I would … Answer sheets are provided for: ♦ word search (x2) ♦ ordering the events ♦ cloze (x2) Made on A4 size paper. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Matariki – The Seven Stars of Matariki – Activity sheets for the book

Matariki – The Seven Stars of Matariki – Activity sheets for the book

An easy-to-use, print-and-go resource when learning about and celebrating the Māori New Year. This resource is a set of activity sheets to be used after reading the following book to your class: Title: The Seven Stars of Matariki Author: Toni Rolleston-Cummins Illustrator: Nikki Slade-Robinson The activity sheets suit a range of levels and abilities. Included: ♦ Word Search – junior and senior ♦ Order the events ♦ Cloze ♦ Label the birds x2 ♦ Vocabulary match (English/Māori) – cut and paste ♦ Letter boxes – junior and senior (word shapes activity) ♦ Writing - If I could change into a tīwaiwaka (fantail), I would ... ♦ Trifold – beginning, middle, end ♦ Storyboard – blank template ♦ Survey and graph – Favourite NZ bird ♦ Newspaper article – writing task ♦ Character traits ♦ Acrostic poems x2 ♦ Binocular - picture drawing and writing ♦ Book cover design ♦ Postage stamp design Answer Sheets: Answer sheets are provided for: word searches, ordering events, cloze, and vocabulary matching. Designed on A4 size paper. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Māori Myths and Legends – How Māui Found his Mother

Māori Myths and Legends – How Māui Found his Mother

These are fun and engaging activity sheets for the story ‘How Māui Found his Mother. Plenty of activities to pick-and-choose from. Simply print and you’re ready to go! A great addition to a unit study on Māori Myths and Legends. Designed for New Zealand classrooms. Most of the activity sheets can be used with any retelling of this story. There are a few activities that were made using the story written by Peter Gossage. These activities are marked with an asterisk (*). Activities: ♦ Cloze – fill in the missing words * ♦ Word search * ♦ Order events in the story * ♦ Drama – Freeze frame cards * ♦ Music – Sound effect cards * ♦ Storyboard – with words * ♦ Storyboard – without words ♦ Write a poem (noun, adjectives, verbs, thought, synonym) ♦ Acrostic poem ♦ 5 senses – what a character may see, hear, smell, etc ♦ Thought bubbles - what a character may be thinking ♦ Story outline – problem, response, action, outcome ♦ Trifold – beginning, middle, end (paper foldable) ♦ Vocabulary word match – cut and paste ♦ Newspaper article – write and draw ♦ Graph – tally chart and block graph ♦ Bookmark ♦ Character traits ♦ Wall ball – write and draw ♦ Diorama – write and draw (paper foldable) ♦ Art – decorate the topknot in the same style as the illustrator ♦ Pattern art - topknot ♦ Book cover – design a new one ♦ Book dust jacket ♦ Story review ♦ Flap booklet - write and/or draw. With and without headings. ♦ Holiday suitcases – needs and wants ♦ Postage stamp design ♦ Award design ♦ T-shirt design ♦ Flip-flap booklet – (paper foldable) ♦ Postcard ♦ Comic strip ♦ Reporter questions ♦ Email writing ♦ Letter writing – to the author ♦ Letter writing – to Māui ♦ Selfie photo drawing ♦ Text writing ♦ Gift giving – think and write ♦ Art – draw a picture in the topknot and write about it ♦ Is / Can / Has - brainstorm ♦ Binoculars – draw and write ♦ I-pad – draw picture ♦ Party plan ♦ Bedroom plan ♦ 30 second talks – oral language activity ♦ Bingo board templates ♦ Graphic organiser – mothers ♦ Graphic organiser – research facts about kereru ♦ List writing – things your mother/father have taught you ♦ Reading challenge Answer sheets are provided for the word search, cloze, and ordering events activities. Designed on A4 size paper. The word search is also included in my Maori Myths and Legends Word Search resource. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Māori Myths and Legends – How Māui Found the Secret of Fire

Māori Myths and Legends – How Māui Found the Secret of Fire

These are fun and engaging activity sheets for the story ‘How Māui Found the Secret of Fire. Plenty of activities to pick-and-choose from. Simply print and you’re ready to go! A great addition to a unit study on Māori Myths and Legends. Designed for New Zealand classrooms. Most of the activity sheets can be used with any retelling of this story. There are a few activities that were made using the story written by Peter Gossage. These activities are marked with an asterisk (*). Activities: ♦ Cloze – fill in the missing words * ♦ Word search * ♦ Order events in the story * ♦ Drama – Freeze frame cards * ♦ Music – Sound effect cards * ♦ Storyboard – with words * ♦ Storyboard – without words ♦ Write a poem (noun, adjectives, verbs, thought, synonym) ♦ Acrostic poem ♦ 5 senses – what a character may see, hear, smell, etc ♦ Thought bubbles - what a character may be thinking ♦ Story outline – problem, response, action, outcome ♦ Trifold – beginning, middle, end (paper foldable) ♦ Write and illustrate a new excuse ♦ Newspaper article – write and draw ♦ Graph – tally chart and block graph ♦ Bookmark ♦ Character traits ♦ Wall ball – write and draw ♦ Diorama – write and draw (paper foldable) ♦ Art – decorate the hand in the same style as the illustrator ♦ Pattern art - hand ♦ Book cover – design a new one ♦ Book dust jacket ♦ Story review ♦ Flap booklet - write and/or draw. With and without headings. ♦ Holiday suitcases – needs and wants ♦ Postage stamp design ♦ Award design ♦ T-shirt design ♦ Flip-flap booklet – (paper foldable) ♦ Postcard ♦ Comic strip ♦ Reporter questions ♦ Email writing ♦ Letter writing – to the author ♦ Letter writing – apology letter to Mahuika ♦ Selfie photo drawing ♦ Text writing ♦ Gift giving – think and write ♦ Word work – adjectives and verbs about fire ♦ Is / Can / Has - brainstorm ♦ Binoculars – draw and write ♦ I-pad – draw picture ♦ Party plan ♦ Bedroom plan ♦ 30 second talks – oral language activity ♦ Bingo board templates ♦ Graphic organiser – fire safety ♦ Poster design – fire safety ♦ Reading challenge Answer sheets are provided for the word search, cloze, and ordering events activities. Designed on A4 size paper. The word search is also included in my Maori Myths and Legends Word Search resource. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Māori Myths and Legends - How the Kiwi Lost its Wings

Māori Myths and Legends - How the Kiwi Lost its Wings

This is a fun activity for your students that you can use after reading the story: How the Kiwi Lost its Wings. This activity is suitable for any retelling of the story. Colour the kiwi, write/draw in the body templates and staple them together. Lift the flap to view. Activities: ♦ Give the story a rating out of 5 (colour the stars) and give a reason. ♦ This story is about … (write on the lines). ♦ Facts about kiwis (write on the lines). ♦ Cinquain Poem (write on the lines, example included). ♦ Acrostic Poem (KIWI) ♦ Blank body template – make up your own activity. You can use as many of the activities as you wish (this will determine the number of ‘flaps’). The only activity that is not optional is the story rating because that is on the kiwi’s body. Two Options: ♦ Kiwi – cut the bird out and staple the flaps to it. ♦ Kiwi on page with border, tree branches and the story title. The kiwi is not cut out. Staple the flaps to it. Alternative - Plain Kiwi Template: This kiwi template is also available without the activities for the story (available for purchase in my store: 'New Zealand Kiwi Craft - Flip Flap') ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Māori Myths and Legends - Fantail Craft

Māori Myths and Legends - Fantail Craft

The fantail (pīwakawaka) features in many Māori myths and legends. This craft activity can be used for any of the stories (or alternatively, for a study on New Zealand birds). Students write or draw on the tail fan and then attach it to the bird. You can add as many tail fans as you wish. Two Options: ♦ Attach the tail fan(s) to a bird that has been cut out. ♦ Attach the tail fan(s) to a bird that is on a sheet of paper (you will probably need a long-armed stapler for this option). Two Sets of Templates: ♦ Fantail facing right. ♦ Fantail facing left. Writing / Drawing Suggestions: ♦ Write facts about fantails. ♦ Draw your favourite part of the story. ♦ Give the story a rating out of 10 and give a reason. ♦ Write about the story (plot, setting, characters, message, etc). ♦ Draw a fantail and add labels. ♦ Write about where you’d like to fly to if you were a fantail. ♦ Write vocabulary from the story (English / Te Reo). The tail fans are completely blank (no lines for writing). If you would like lines, then I suggest you draw some before photocopying. Designed on A4 size paper. Approximate size when cut out is 23cm by 16cm. The Templates (right and left facing): ♦ Bird with page border, tree branches and the word ‘pīwakawaka’. ♦ Bird. ♦ 1x feather tail fan and 1x blank tail fan. ♦ 2 x feather tail fans. ♦ 2 x blank tail fans. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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