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FRANCINE THE BURROWING FROG OF THE HOT DESERT - ANIMAL ODDITY PART 1

FRANCINE THE BURROWING FROG OF THE HOT DESERT - ANIMAL ODDITY PART 1

Students are usually interested in the unusual, the different or the odd. Here's an example of 3 -probably 4 - animals of the desert who in terms of their basic biology don't seem to be suited to the hot desert environment. This first unit about a burrowing frog shows how this variety of frog - a water-loving animal can sustain itself in basically a water-deficient environment. This can be used as a standalone unit in Primary or lower Secondary classes. For some Primary students the vocabulary and concepts may be a little difficult. If that's the case you can just screen the material and discuss Francine's story. At a more detailed level this unit is about adaptation and species sustainability. You may wish to include it in your destination studies; arid lands studies or location studies or you may just be looking for something ready made for your students. The debate at the end is designed to check student level of understanding. The attachments are included so that you can provide copies - either in black and white or colour. Find out how Francine copes in two environments - the underground micro-environment and the above ground macro-environment. This is part 1 of the series on animal oddities.
KPolkinghorne
Stand Up Gloria

Stand Up Gloria

Fun PSHE lesson and story game. Students focus on standing up to a family member and write their own story. Includes discussion questions and hand-drawn image.
lilybass
Halloween Bundle

Halloween Bundle

SAVE 20% BY PURCHASING THE BUNDLE! Included in the Halloween Bundle are the following files: FILE 1: This fun, but challenging Halloween Puzzle Pack is useful for early finishers at a busy and distracting time of the year! Packed full of engaging puzzles, using key Halloween vocabulary, your students are sure to find something to focus on! CONTENT • Cover • Wordsearch 1: easy • Wordsearch 2: hard • Wordsearch 3: descriptive • Codebreaker • Secret Trails • Missing Letters • Scrambled Letters • Word Shapes • Alphabetical Order • Word Challenge x 2 • Colour By Code • I Spy Words x 2 • Answer Keys • TOU/Credits PAGE COUNT: 34 ******************************************** FILE 2: Have fun at Halloween with this versatile Spooktacular Story Starters Writing Pack, full of choice and differentiation, there is sure to be just the right challenge for your students! The pack also includes a helpful picture/word spelling mat. CONTENT • Cover • Word Help Mat • Sensing Halloween • Acrostic Poem Templates x 5 • Graphic Organizers x 3 • Story Starters x 15 in 2 versions • Writing Lines Templates x 6 in both large/small line versions • Story Ideas x 10 - to use with above writing templates • Bonus Writing Template in Landscape Orientation • HALLOWEEN and BOO large display letters for your bulletin board • Blackline Version: Print from P77 onwards for a complete copy of this pack, which includes blacklines where applicable. • TOU/Credits PAGE COUNT: 154 ******************************************** FILE 3: Students can enjoy some Halloween fun with this engaging game pack, which includes 8 'Roll, Say, Keep' games, a syllable sort and candy corn number puzzles - a great way to review important skills in a fun, but challenging way! Stations enable students to interact in a relaxed setting. They have the opportunity to navigate the learning environment on their own and in small, diverse groups. They allow for student self-direction, as they apply skills and strategies in fun and engaging ways. These games will prove useful for consolidation and review of early skills, and give young students much needed practice at working independently. Please be aware that this file is graphics heavy and will require the use of a colour printer for best results. CONTENT Cover • ROLL, SAY KEEP GAMES: Teacher Notes/Game Boards • Die Template • CARD SET 1: Upper Case Letters • CARD SET 2: Lower Case Letters • CARD SET 3: Blends • CARD SET 4: Number Words to 20 • CARD SET 5: Numerals 1-50 • CARD SET 6: Numerals 50-100 • CARD SET 7: Tally Marks • CARD SET 8: Common Exception Words: Phases 2-5 • Halloween Vocabulary Syllable Sort • Candy Corn Number Puzzles to 10 TOU/Credits ******************************************** RELATED RESOURCES Halloween Puzzle Pack Halloween Writing Pack Halloween Games ******************************************** Teacher's Toolkit Halloween
TeachersToolkit
Abuse By Text Quiz

Abuse By Text Quiz

Illustrated fun quiz to create awareness about abuse via text messages. Includes hand-drawn characters, ten multiple choice questions and answer sheet.
lilybass
French- Le comble d'Halloween

French- Le comble d'Halloween

This resource includes a Presentation (available in PPT and mp4 video) explaining the expression "Le comble". It includes a revision of numbers 1 to 10, the verb "Avoir" (to have) in the present tense (all the forms- singular and plural). The mp4 video has been recorded in French by a French native speaker, leaving a gap to allow students to repeat, although the teacher can just pause the video whenever it is necessary. Objectives: Students will learn how to make French jokes using the question "Quel est le comble de/ du...?" and answers "C'est de +infinitive". There is a worksheets with activities and answers are given separately.
Mamzelle
The First People Activity Book (BLM) - For Ages: 11+ Years

The First People Activity Book (BLM) - For Ages: 11+ Years

The First People Activity Book is a complete, ready-to-use package, providing a unique program for upper primary students. It allows study of 6 indigenous cultures of the world, with a spread over several continents. Students can learn about the Ainu (Japan), Native Americans (North America), Sami (Northern Europe), Maori (New Zealand), San (Kalahari/Africa) and Aborigines (Australia). Each of the six investigations in The First People Activity Book comprises information about the cultural groups and each is accompanied by six inquiry cards, designed according to Bloom’s taxonomy of thinking and Gardner’s Multiple Intelligences theory. These activities aim to promote both critical and creative thinking skills within a cultural context and are compatible with any inquiry-based classroom. This is a Photocopy Master ebook (63 pages) and activity pages may be photocopied for use in the classroom. Our ebooks are in pdf format. Edubooks is an imprint of Ready-Ed Publications. Author: Lauren Princi
edubooks
Thanksgiving Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

Thanksgiving Reading Comprehension Worksheets Bundle

This Reading Comprehension bundle is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The texts describe the origins and traditions behind Guy Fawkes and Thanksgiving Day. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, gap filling exercises, word searches, True or False exercises and more. These worksheets can be used for vocabulary building purposes. The handouts can be completed in class or assigned for homework on or near Thanksgiving Day.
MariaPht
Thanksgiving Day - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

Thanksgiving Day - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text describes the most common traditions around Thanksgiving day and gives some information about the origins of this American holiday. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, a gap filling, a word search and a True or False exercise. The text can be used for vocabulary building purposes. This handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. Ideally the worksheet can be completed on or near Thanksgiving Day,
MariaPht
Halloween Quiz and Answer sheet - Buy now for a spooky deal

Halloween Quiz and Answer sheet - Buy now for a spooky deal

A Halloween based quiz which includes a specific answer sheet for students to record their answers. The quiz is out of 59 Rounds include: Name the celeb behind the pumpkin Who played the Joker in batman Haunted Britain general knowledge Name the monster Solve the Halloween based anagrams 10 scary lyrics - name the artists and song The Adams family round
TRJ
The Life and Work of Roald Dahl - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

The Life and Work of Roald Dahl - Reading Comprehension Text / Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The text describes the life and work of the great children's writer, Roald Dahl. The text gives a brief biography and pays tribute to the writers key books and novels. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions and True or False exercises. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
World Currencies Wordsearch Finance Money Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

World Currencies Wordsearch Finance Money Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'World Currencies'. 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