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NYC’s Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival -  Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Informational Text

NYC’s Easter Parade and Bonnet Festival - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Informational Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for upper elementary to higher intermediate ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores some of the history of the NYC Easter Parade / Bonnet Festival from the late 19th century to contemporary customs and traditions. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: comprehension questions, True or False statements and a definitions match. The text can also be used for vocabulary building purposes. This worksheet can be completely in class or assigned for homework on or near Easter. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
British New Towns Wordsearch Puzzle Sheet Keywords Settler Starter Cover Lesson Geography

British New Towns Wordsearch Puzzle Sheet Keywords Settler Starter Cover Lesson Geography

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet on the theme of 'British New Towns'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Keep Australia Beautiful!

Keep Australia Beautiful!

Keep Australia Beautiful with your students by using this free curriculum aligned Prowise Presenter resource. Don't have Prowise Presenter? Click on the resource link and create a free account today! (Works on any interactive projector or display).
ELBacademy
Aboriginal Sacred Sites

Aboriginal Sacred Sites

What makes a site sacred and how can we be respectful? Use this interactive Prowise Presenter resource to find out. Don't have Prowise Presenter? Click on the resource link and create a free account today! (Works on any interactive projector or display).
ELBacademy
Anti-Bullying Activities

Anti-Bullying Activities

Could you be an accidental bully? Found out with this engaging, interactive resource about preventing bullying in your school. Don't have Prowise Presenter? Click on the resource link and create a free account today! (Works on any interactive projector or display).
ELBacademy
Clean Up Australia Day!

Clean Up Australia Day!

Take part in Clean Up Australia Day and learn the importance of caring for the appearance of your local community. This is a Prowise Presenter resource, which is an interactive whiteboard software that works on any device. By clicking the link on the PDF download sheet, you can create a free account to see if Prowise Presenter works for you and your students. If so, you can save up to five resources with the free account or upgrade to a Pro Account for unlimited storage and the ability to upload existing resources made in other interactive teaching softwares. Check out www.prowise.com for more information.
ELBacademy
10 Careers Jobs Wordsearch Starter Activities KS3 GCSE Cover Homework Plenary Settler PSHE Planning

10 Careers Jobs Wordsearch Starter Activities KS3 GCSE Cover Homework Plenary Settler PSHE Planning

10 starter-style wordsearch keyword activities covering 10 topics including: 1. Beginning with B 2. Barrister 3. Dentist 4. ER Ending with 5. Florist 6. Horse related 7. Beginning with M 8. Royal Marines 9. Beginning with T 10. Tailor Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
The Art of Rhetoric Year 9

The Art of Rhetoric Year 9

A 4 - 5 week Scheme of Work exploring great historical speeches (from Abraham Lincoln and Martin Luther King, to Malala Yousafzai and Emma Watson) through the use of Aristotle's Ethos, Logos and Pathos lines of argument, with a variety of Rhetorical Features along the way. This unit of work ends in a 'Writing to Persuade and/or Argue' assessment, in preparation for GCSE. There is a PowerPoint presentation and student workbook.
lauranash2110
Black History ESCAPE ROOMS BUNDLE: Rosa Parks, MLK, Civil Rights Movement

Black History ESCAPE ROOMS BUNDLE: Rosa Parks, MLK, Civil Rights Movement

The Black History Escape Rooms Bundle will take students on a secret mission around the classroom! The escape rooms have students decode interesting facts about Black History and Civil Rights. This is the perfect resource to introduce the Civil Rights Movement, the Montgomery Bus Boycott, Rosa Parks, Martin Luther King Jr., Little Rock Nine or Black History Month. The Black History Escape Rooms Bundle has students walking around the classroom breaking codes. Students are given a secret code name and sent on FOUR separate secret missions. The codes include ciphers, Morse code, cryptograms and a final 4 digit code based on the decoders/clues. Save 20% with this BUNDLE! You will get FOUR Escape Rooms: 1. Black History #1 2. Rosa Parks 3. Civil Rights Movement 4. Black History #2 Each clue and code is different. The codes require students to think differently to decipher or decode them. Some codes are easier than others. Some codes require critical thinking to determine what a letter/symbol stands for. Each code will reveal interesting facts about the Civil Rights Movement or Black History. The use of secret code will keep your students engaged while competing to find the final code. Students can report the final code to you. If you wanted to, you could purchase a 4 digit lock that you program, but it is not necessary at all! No props needed!! This is a NO PREP, PRINT & GO Activity! Students are sent on a “secret mission” and given a back story to ignite their active learning skills. They are given a code name which makes them feel as if they are part of the secret mission. Students practice hands-on, practical problem solving skills all while learning about Black History. Your students will be inspired to think outside the box! The best age range for this resource is 9+. Please look at the preview to determine if this resource works for your age group. Younger students may need some help with some of the more difficult codes. You can use the pre-labeled clues or you can challenge older kids to choose/find the decoder that works for each of the clues. A set of labeled and non-labeled decoders are included for differentiation. A “How to Decode” puzzles is also included. Once your students try one of my escape rooms, they will beg for more! This activity is for all types of learners, especially kinesthetic. In addition to learning or reinforcing the subject matter, my escape rooms encourage teamwork and critical thinking. As a “timed” challenge, students will be engaged from beginning to end. New Feature: The Civil Rights Movement escape room now includes 12 fun, colorful signs to take class pictures with at the end of the mission. Signs include “Puzzle Master”, “She did all the work”, “Genius”, “We did it” and more! Hang them on your wall, submit to social media or send pictures home :) You can use the signs for any of the included Escape Rooms! An answer key and teacher directions are provided. Time needed: 30-60 minutes per Escape Room
lisaf5005
10 Pack Escape Rooms Activity Bundle: Bill of Rights,Civil War, MLK,Constitution

10 Pack Escape Rooms Activity Bundle: Bill of Rights,Civil War, MLK,Constitution

This Bundle includes TEN separate ESCAPE ROOMS for: 1) U.S. Constitution Escape Room 2) Declaration of Independence Escape Room 3) Causes of the Revolutionary War Escape Room 4) Underground Railroad Escape Room 5) Bill of Rights Escape Room 6) Founding Fathers Escape Room 7) Women in History Escape Room 8) Branches of Government Escape Room 9) Martin Luther King Jr. Escape Room 10) Civil War Escape Room SAVE $$$ with this BUNDLE!! NO PROPS NEEDED!!!! The Escape Rooms will take students on TEN separate secret missions around the classroom! The escape rooms have students decode facts about the Declaration of Independence, the US Constitution, Causes of the Revolutionary War, The Bill of Rights, Founding Fathers, Women in History, Branches of Government, MLK, Civil War and the Underground Railroad. Escape Rooms have students walking around the classroom breaking codes. Students are given a secret code name and sent on a secret mission to solve the clues in less than an hour (You decide the amount of time!) Code names and secret missions are different in every escape room! The codes include ciphers, Morse code, cryptograms and a final 4 digit lock combination based on the four decoders/clues. Each clue and code is different. The codes require students to think differently to decipher or decode them. Some codes are easier than others. Some codes require critical thinking to determine what a letter/symbol stands for. Each code will reveal a fact about U.S. History. For example, students will learn the number of amendments and articles in the Constitution, analyze excerpts from the Declaration of Independence, gain an overview of the amendments in the Bill of Rights or learn about the Boston Tea Party. They will learn about historical women and their impact on the world as well as the basic jobs of the branches of government. Lastly, students will learn about the contributions of MLK and why the Civil War was fought. The use of secret code will keep your students engaged while competing to find the final lock combination. No props needed!! Students can report the final lock combination to you. If you wanted to, you could purchase a 4 digit lock that you program, but it is not necessary at all! The best age range for this resource is 8+. Please look at the preview to determine if this resource works for your age group. Younger students may need some help with some of the more difficult codes. The Declaration of Independence is of higher difficulty than the rest...CHALLENGE your students! You can use the pre-labeled clues or you can challenge older kids to choose/find the decoder that works for each of the clues. A set of labeled and non-labeled decoders are included with each escape room. An answer key and teacher directions are provided for each escape room. Time needed: 30-60 minutes/escape room Save 20% with this BUNDLE!
lisaf5005
Random Acts of Kindness - Primary School Assembly Script and Presentation

Random Acts of Kindness - Primary School Assembly Script and Presentation

This assembly can be used for 17th February Each year for the UK National Random Acts of Kindness Day or World Kindness day on 13th November. The presentation is very "picture heavy" so the script is light to allow pupils to respond to the images. Mirror Assemblies provide ready-made assemblies including scripts presentations and linked music in the form of a presentation which encourages thought and reflection as a warm-up for the main part of the assembly. For more information go to mirrorassemblies.co.uk
MirrorAssemblies
Student & Class Culture Survey Inventory

Student & Class Culture Survey Inventory

Check out this awesome inventory survey to gain insight into students perceptions and perspective. Included there are 20 questions that have three emojis to choose from. Students will simple put a check under the one they most likely agree with, like a likert scale. Questions include topics such as: Do you follow the rules? Do you like being in my class? My teacher truly cares about me. and many more. The second page has short answer questions where students can elaborate a bit on questions such as How can your teacher help you today or why do you like working with your teacher. This is a great way to get a temperature check and gain insight into what your students think and feel about your class.
myeducationalhotspot