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The Hibernation Game ( Set 1:Bears)

The Hibernation Game ( Set 1:Bears)

This game is targeted towards young learners. Purpose: It focuses on hibernation and has illustrations of 3 specific bear types that hibernate. Each bear type has four in a set. Suggestion: Allow students to colour the cards before laminating. Hide cards around the classroom and ask students to find them. Once found they have to give a fact on hibernation or identify an animal that hibernates.
roxaneleescott
End of year activities for Primary School

End of year activities for Primary School

Fun activities for the end of another busy year! Colouring, a word search, outdoor art activity, summer images for inspiration and much more. Bought individually, this would be £43. 66% saving!!
StartEducation
Shells Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Nature The Beach Sea

Shells Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Nature The Beach Sea

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet of keywords on the theme of ‘Shells’. 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
3 Drawing Sub / Cover Lessons

3 Drawing Sub / Cover Lessons

Three cover / Sub lessons that are ideal to have at hand for emergencies! They teach the drawing skills your students need and each comes with a lesson plan which a non art-specialist can use.
TheArtyTeacher
Photographs for Authors and Teachers - Nature

Photographs for Authors and Teachers - Nature

595 high quality copyright free photographs for authors and teachers to use in their publications. A wide range of images covering plant and animal life, natural landscapes, skies and water. Ideal for educational resource authors wanting to illustrate resources without the worry of infringing copyright regulations. Also ideal for teachers wanting to produce eye catching classroom resources or wanting to provide students with images for inspirations. Ideal for Art and creative writing lessons. Provided as 8 PowerPoints so that they can be used as a presentation, or photographs can be easily extracted from it.
StartEducation
Photographs for Authors. Nature 8

Photographs for Authors. Nature 8

36 high quality copyright free photographs for authors and teachers to use in their publications. A wide range of images covering plant and animal life, natural landscapes, skies and water. Ideal for educational resource authors wanting to illustrate resources without the worry of infringing copyright regulations. Also ideal for teachers wanting to produce eye catching classroom resources or wanting to provide students with images for inspirations. Ideal for Art and creative writing lessons. Provided as a PowerPoint so that it can be used as a presentation, or photographs can be easily extracted from it.
StartEducation
Copyright Free Photographs for Authors. Nature 7

Copyright Free Photographs for Authors. Nature 7

80 high quality copyright free photographs for authors and teachers to use in their publications. A wide range of images covering plant and animal life, natural landscapes, skies and water. Ideal for educational resource authors wanting to illustrate resources without the worry of infringing copyright regulations. Also ideal for teachers wanting to produce eye catching classroom resources or wanting to provide students with images for inspirations. Ideal for Art and creative writing lessons. Provided as a PowerPoint so that it can be used as a presentation, or photographs can be easily extracted from it.
StartEducation
Copyright Free Photographs for Authors. Nature 6

Copyright Free Photographs for Authors. Nature 6

80 high quality copyright free photographs for authors and teachers to use in their publications. A wide range of images covering plant and animal life, natural landscapes, skies and water. Ideal for educational resource authors wanting to illustrate resources without the worry of infringing copyright regulations. Also ideal for teachers wanting to produce eye catching classroom resources or wanting to provide students with images for inspirations. Ideal for Art and creative writing lessons. Provided as a PowerPoint so that it can be used as a presentation, or photographs can be easily extracted from it.
StartEducation
Copyright Free Photographs for Authors. Nature 5

Copyright Free Photographs for Authors. Nature 5

80 high quality copyright free photographs for authors and teachers to use in their publications. A wide range of images covering plant and animal life, natural landscapes, skies and water. Ideal for educational resource authors wanting to illustrate resources without the worry of infringing copyright regulations. Also ideal for teachers wanting to produce eye catching classroom resources or wanting to provide students with images for inspirations. Ideal for Art and creative writing lessons. Provided as a PowerPoint so that it can be used as a presentation, or photographs can be easily extracted from it.
StartEducation
Copyright Free Photographs for Authors. Nature 4

Copyright Free Photographs for Authors. Nature 4

80 high quality copyright free photographs for authors and teachers to use in their publications. A wide range of images covering plant and animal life, natural landscapes, skies and water. Ideal for educational resource authors wanting to illustrate resources without the worry of infringing copyright regulations. Also ideal for teachers wanting to produce eye catching classroom resources or wanting to provide students with images for inspirations. Ideal for Art and creative writing lessons. Provided as a PowerPoint so that it can be used as a presentation, or photographs can be easily extracted from it.
StartEducation
Copyright Free Photographs for Authors. Nature 3

Copyright Free Photographs for Authors. Nature 3

80 high quality copyright free photographs for authors and teachers to use in their publications. A wide range of images covering plant and animal life, natural landscapes, skies and water. Ideal for educational resource authors wanting to illustrate resources without the worry of infringing copyright regulations. Also ideal for teachers wanting to produce eye catching classroom resources or wanting to provide students with images for inspirations. Ideal for Art and creative writing lessons. Provided as a PowerPoint so that it can be used as a presentation, or photographs can be easily extracted from it.
StartEducation
Copyright Free Photographs for Authors. Nature 2

Copyright Free Photographs for Authors. Nature 2

80 high quality copyright free photographs for authors and teachers to use in their publications. A wide range of images covering plant and animal life, natural landscapes, skies and water. Ideal for educational resource authors wanting to illustrate resources without the worry of infringing copyright regulations. Also ideal for teachers wanting to produce eye catching classroom resources or wanting to provide students with images for inspirations. Ideal for Art and creative writing lessons. Provided as a PowerPoint so that it can be used as a presentation, or photographs can be easily extracted from it.
StartEducation
Copyright Free Photographs for Authors - Nature

Copyright Free Photographs for Authors - Nature

80 high quality copyright free photographs for authors and teachers to use in their publications. A wide range of images covering plant and animal life, natural landscapes, skies and water. Ideal for educational resource authors wanting to illustrate resources without the worry of infringing copyright regulations. Also ideal for teachers wanting to produce eye catching classroom resources or wanting to provide students with images for inspirations. Ideal for Art and creative writing lessons.
StartEducation
Parasites Wordsearch Sheet Animals and Nature Starter Activity Keywords Cover Homework

Parasites Wordsearch Sheet Animals and Nature Starter Activity Keywords Cover Homework

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet of keywords on the theme of ‘Parasites’. 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
What is sustainability part 2 (focus on the fashion industry)

What is sustainability part 2 (focus on the fashion industry)

CONTENTS: _What is Sustainability? _ What are the key issues in our industry _ Some of the ways to solve _ Organisations and brands that are leading the way ACTIVITIES: _ working on solutions _ My commitments _ Create a poster, collage or embroidery - My manifesto _ discover the UN 2030 goals.
Fashionlecturer
Beetle Cover / Sub Lesson - Insects

Beetle Cover / Sub Lesson - Insects

A fantastic beetle drawing cover lesson to teach your students drawing skills. This comes with a lesson plan, a black and white version and a colour version of the worksheet. This is so you can choose to work in pencil or coloured pencils.
TheArtyTeacher
Science Investigations Bundle

Science Investigations Bundle

Various resources to support planning of science investigations. Bundle includes: -Cress Investigation - Effects of Exercise investigation - Waterproof materials - Shadows investigation - Sugar in drinks (full lesson plan & accompanying resources) Bundle will save 40% off individual resource prices!
DosbarthJJ
Pond Life Wordsearch Puzzle Sheet Keywords Settler Starter Cover Lesson Dipping Minibeasts

Pond Life Wordsearch Puzzle Sheet Keywords Settler Starter Cover Lesson Dipping Minibeasts

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet on the theme of 'Pond Lfie'. 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
Scientists Questions on Small Creatures

Scientists Questions on Small Creatures

This presentation is a free sample part of a series designed to be used as a starter or plenary in Science lesson. The series of presentations use a consistent format and cover a range of topics which are part of a KS2/3 science curriculum. In each task students are presented with a science based question and are given 6 potential responses. Of these 6 responses 5 are incorrect and 1 is correct. Pupils are challenged to use knowledge and reasoning to identify the correct response. Each presentation contains 12 tasks with hyperlinks embedded throughout. A paper based slide will allow questions to be set as a homework task or provide meaningful work for a cover lesson
20JET12
The Tale of Jeremy Fisher Wordsearch Beatrix Potter Settler Keywords Activity KS3 GCSE Cover Lesson

The Tale of Jeremy Fisher Wordsearch Beatrix Potter Settler Keywords Activity KS3 GCSE Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'The Tale of Jeremy Fisher'. 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
Beetles Wordsearch Insects Animals Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Beetles Wordsearch Insects Animals Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Beetles'. 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
Garden Ponds Wordsearch Nature Wildlife Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Garden Ponds Wordsearch Nature Wildlife Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Garden Ponds'. 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
Lake District Bundle

Lake District Bundle

A collection of photos and drawings based on the Lake District. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
Honey Bee Life Cycles ::  Bee Crafts  ::  Bee Activities

Honey Bee Life Cycles :: Bee Crafts :: Bee Activities

Bee Life Cycles and Research Writing A versatile Bee Life Cycle Unit that integrates Science, Writing and Art all in one great unit. Minimal prep and easy construction…perfect for the busy classroom. Is easily adaptable for researching all types of bees: Honey Bees, Bumble Bees, Mason Bees, Wasps, Hornets, and any solitary Bee. Check it out to see all the options for easy differentiation in any classroom and grade level. Develop Fine Motor Skills in… :: coloring :: painting :: :: gluing :: cutting :: :: following directions :: Perfect for … :: Centers :: Morning Work :: :: Art Class :: Writing :: :: Literacy Extensions :: :: Social Studies/Cultural Studies ::
lmilonas
Biology Quiz and Amazing Biology Facts Presentation

Biology Quiz and Amazing Biology Facts Presentation

This resource a highly visual, fully editable and interactive, 100 question biology quiz and 100 amazing biology facts. These are ideal resources for biology week. Quiz This is a 100 question quiz with varying degrees of challenge. It can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. The answers can be found by clicking on the question mark image on each slide. Answers can be given either as you go through the quiz or at the end. An answer sheet is provided to allow individuals/teams to record their answers. Sample questions: 1. What is the longest bone in the human body? 2. In humans, the atlas and axis bones are found in which part of the body? 3. Otology is the study of which part of the body? 4. In medicine what do the initials MRI stand for? 5. Which disease has broken out in the Republic of Congo 2 years after it ended in West Africa? 6. Singultus is more commonly known as what type of action in humans? 7. How many pairs of chromosomes are in found in most humans? 8. What is the largest internal organ of the human body? This resource contains a highly visual, fully editable and interactive PowerPoint on 100 amazing biology facts. Sample facts: 1. The human mouth produces 1 litre (1.8 pints) of saliva each day. In a lifetime, the average person produces about 28413 litres of saliva; enough to fill two swimming pools! < 2. Our eyes are always the same size from birth. 3. If all the DNA in a human body is stretched out, it would reach to the moon 6,000 times. 4. The power generated by our brain when we are awake is enough to light up a bulb? 5. The mucus from a human sneeze can travel up to 100 miles per hour. 6. The acid released in our stomach during digestion is hydrochloric acid. It is strong enough to dissolve a razor blade. 7. Some oak trees produce acorns at 20 years old. However, most oak trees do not produce acorns until they are 50 years old. 8. The smell of cut grass is a plant distress call. When cut, grass releases green leaf volatiles to stimulate the growth of new cells to close the wound and to prevent bacterial infection. The PowerPoint contains hyperlinks to the world's tallest tree; an octopus squeezing through a small hole; dolphins sleeping; the call of the blue whale and the lyrebird mimicking a chainsaw.
Krazikas
Biology Quiz : 100 Questions - Ideal for Biology Week

Biology Quiz : 100 Questions - Ideal for Biology Week

This resource is a highly visual, fully editable and interactive, 100 question biology quiz. It is an ideal resource for biology week which takes place in October each year. The quiz contains 100 questions, most contain multiple choice answers, with varying degrees of challenge. It can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. The answers can be found by clicking on the question mark image on each slide. Answers can be given either as you go through the quiz or at the end. An answer sheet is provided to allow individuals/teams to record their answers. 1. What is the longest bone in the human body? < 2. In humans the atlas and axis bones are found in which part of the body? 3. Otology is the study of which part of the body? 4. In medicine what do the initials MRI stand for? 5. Which disease has broken out in the Republic of Congo 2 years after it ended in West Africa? 6. Singultus is more commonly known as what type of action in humans? 7. How many pairs of chromosomes are in found in most humans? 8. What is the largest internal organ of the human body? 9. How many canine teeth do most adults have? 10. What is the name for a male bee that comes from an unfertilized egg? 11. What is the scientific term for a flowering plant? 12. Four limbed vertebrates are called…. 13. What does xylem tissue carry? < 14. What is entomology the study of? 15. The tailbone gets its scientific name, coccyx, from a Greek word. What does coccyx mean? For more inspiring educational resources visit Inspire and Educate Thinking of publishing your own resources or already an author and want to improve your resources and sales? Check out this 'must have' step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide >here and follow!
Krazikas
Reproduction: LIfe Cycle

Reproduction: LIfe Cycle

A collection of resources that I am putting together for my own students on the topic of reproduction and the life cycle. This will be added to in time. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
Slimy Things Bundle

Slimy Things Bundle

A collection of things that feel slimy! Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
Y2 Science: Plants Bundle

Y2 Science: Plants Bundle

A collection of year two science resources on the topic of plants. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
Y2 Science: Microhabitats Bundle

Y2 Science: Microhabitats Bundle

A collection of year 2 science resources on the topic of microhabitats. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
Y2 Science: Animals and Hatching Bundle

Y2 Science: Animals and Hatching Bundle

A collection of year 2 science resources on the topic of animals (including humans) and the process of development. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
Y1 Science: Animals (including Ourselves) Bundle

Y1 Science: Animals (including Ourselves) Bundle

A collection of Year 1 science resources that could be used as part of a topic on animals (including humans). Senses, how our bodies change, and parts of the body. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
KS2 Trees and Forests Bundle

KS2 Trees and Forests Bundle

A collection of KS2 resources on the topic of trees, forests, and rainforests. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
KS2 Seaside Bundle

KS2 Seaside Bundle

A collection of KS2 resources based on the topic of the seaside. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
KS2 Coasts Bundle

KS2 Coasts Bundle

A collection of KS2 resources that can be used as part of a coasts topic. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
KS1 Seaside Bundle

KS1 Seaside Bundle

A collection of resources that could be used as part of a KS1 unit on seasides. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277
KS1 Gardens Bundle

KS1 Gardens Bundle

A collection of KS1 resources that can be used as part of a topic about gardens. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277