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Our Class Poem - Back to School

Our Class Poem - Back to School

Special offer: buy this back to school resource today and you'll also get a free Christmas bundle of 12 festive resources worth £23, including our popular Christmas Riddles Lesson Pack! Very popular! This is a great one-off literacy activity and a wonderful teamwork project to help your class work together to make a class poem. You could use this as a great way to start a new year, as pupils come together in unity to create a new class poem using the letters in the name of their class. The pack contains a Powerpoint lesson, teacher instructions and pupil resources - everything you need for this fun poetry lesson, including warm up/getting to know you games and a fun teamwork project based on making and performing a class poem. The activity allows pupils to work together to make a class poem that spells out the name of their new class. The session is based around Edward Lear’s ‘Alphabet Poem’ and the activities include suggestions for adapting the lesson for KS1 or KS2. This resource is structured in the following way: 1. Fun warm up activities and games including name games, a classroom hunt activity, a paper-chain race and 'Find Someone Who' bingo. 2. A poetry time activity following the lesson Powerpoint to help the class to become familiar with Edward Lear’s ‘Alphabet Poem’. There are different options to adapt this for different age groups. 3. A group activity in which pupils create their own stanzas for the alphabet poem, using the letters that spell out your class name or their new teacher's name. 4. A whole class performance of the new poem. Check out our other popular resource packs: All About Me Time Capsule Recipe for a Great School Year! Autumn Poetry Pack KS1 All About Me Fidget Spinner Pack Stone Age Boy Pack Please follow the steps below to access your files: 1. Return to this page. 2.Further down the page you’ll see the files included within the Resource listed under the header ‘Files Included’. You may need to click on the ‘See all Resources’ to view them all. 3. Use the download arrow icons found to the left of each of the file names for each separate file. Please note that due to terms of use in the images used, the Powerpoint file is not editable.
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Spin It Getting to Know You Game

Spin It Getting to Know You Game

Do fidget spinners have your students going in circles? Use them with this fun getting to know you activity instead. This is a great back to school icebreaker. It can be used anytime as a way to build relationships and practice social interaction. It is easily adaptable to your students level and is perfect for special education classrooms. Spin and answer questions about things you enjoy. Two spinner boards are included for older and younger students. These games also promote taking turns, listening, speech, vocabulary, problem-solving, organization and critical thinking skills. Spinner questions also make great writing prompts. No fidget spinners in your class? No problem, a variety of paper spinner templates are included. It can also be used with any spinner, such as a pencil and paperclip. (Note: fidget spinners are available from many local retailers and on Amazon. Fidget spinner apps are also available on Google Play and iTunes. No spinners are included with this purchase.) What’s Included: 2 Game Boards in Color and Black and White Recording/Journal Sheets Instructions Paper Spinner Templates ★You may also like Fast & Fabulous Fact Review Games. See them at my store. ★Spin It – Math Facts Practice, Spin It – Reading Comprehension, and Spin It – Vocabulary Practice
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Learning about Veterans Day - WebQuest / Internet Scavenger Hunt

Learning about Veterans Day - WebQuest / Internet Scavenger Hunt

This webquest / Internet scavenger hunt is a perfect one day activity for middle schoolers to learn more about Veterans Day with these fun questions. It is appropriate for middle school social studies/history or technology classes. The lesson includes the student handout and an answer key, along with a short list of sites that teachers can provide to students to help with the quest if they choose. There are also some additional links to sites if teachers want to expand the lesson. Two versions of the WebQuest are included to let teachers print the questions or to provide them digitally as an interactive page in an editable Microsoft PowerPoint file. This is a great lesson to leave with a sub too! Files Included: • Teacher & Student Resources • WebQuest questions for students - print and digital versions (editable) • WebQuest Answer Key (non-editable, .pdf)
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Thanksgiving Dinner Math

Thanksgiving Dinner Math

This project has students using real-world math skills to learn to perform calculations to plan a Thanksgiving dinner. They will use formulas (included) to learn how to compute quantities in recipes, how to determine percentages and use fractions, and other basic math skills used in everyday activities. Are your students always asking "When will be ever USE this??" This short activity shows students a real world use for the math skills they learn every day. This lesson was created for 7th and 8th grade, but could also be used successfully in upper elementary grades. Files included: • Teacher & Student Resources • Planning a Thanksgiving Dinner Math Activity/Handout (print and digital versions – editable) • Planning a Thanksgiving Dinner Math Activity Answer Key • Math Formula “Cheat Sheet”
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Things I'm Thankful For - Microsoft PowerPoint or Google Slides Project

Things I'm Thankful For - Microsoft PowerPoint or Google Slides Project

In this lesson, students reflect on people and things they are thankful for and create a presentation using Microsoft PowerPoint or Google Slides to showcase that information. This lesson encourages students to think about the positive things in their lives and promotes being grateful for what they have. The lesson includes links to tutorials for Microsoft PowerPoint and Google Slides to assist students with the presentation. This is a great activity for any class during the Thanksgiving holidays. This lesson was designed for middle school (grades 6-8) but could be used in upper elementary grades or high school as well. Files included: • Teacher & Student Resources • Student Instructions, Expectations and Grading Rubric
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Recipe for a Great School Year - Back to School!

Recipe for a Great School Year - Back to School!

Special offer: buy this resource today and you'll also get a free Christmas bundle of 12 festive resources worth £23, including our popular Christmas Riddles Lesson Pack! Popular resource! Recipe for a Great School Year (including full lesson Powerpoint and all templates) - a fun back to school PSHE project and display for your classroom! Please follow the instructions at the bottom of this description to download all of your files. Here is a fun back to school activity to help your new class think about what will make this school year great! Pupils will create a recipe for a great school year (the writing activity is included in the Powerpoint lesson provided) and then they can use the templates to turn it into a fabulous back to school craft, perfect for display! This resource includes: - A full lesson powerpoint including discussion points and a differentiated writing activity. - A teacher instruction pack - A template pack for making the back to school chef craft This is an easy, fun activity perfect for the primary classrooms! Please note that due to terms of use in the images used, the Powerpoint file is not editable. Please follow the steps below to access your files: 1. Return to this page. 2.Further down the page you’ll see the files included within the Resource listed under the header ‘Files Included’. You may need to click on the ‘See all Resources’ to view them all. 3. Use the individual download arrow icons found to the left of each of the file names for each separate file.
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Christmas Story Word Search

Christmas Story Word Search

This worksheet was created by www.primaryleap.co.uk This word search includes 15 words that are all related to the Christmas story. Can you find the 15 words hidden in this puzzle?
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Christmas Quizzes.  Christmas Quiz.

Christmas Quizzes. Christmas Quiz.

A succulent trio of Christmas quizzes. These are not just quizzes, they’re Start Education quizzes! Includes the top selling Christmas quiz from 2016. Suitable for all ages. Informative, fun ..... and very funny! Merry Christmas!
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Christmas Fun Activities

Christmas Fun Activities

Christmas fun activities. Give students some end of term fun with this range of Christmas activities. Suitable for all ages. Christmas quizzes, Christmas games, Christmas colouring, Christmas word searches , Christmas images. Everything you need to survive ‘til the end of term!
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