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Migrant Crisis - Interview with a Migrant about his Journey from Eritrea

Migrant Crisis - Interview with a Migrant about his Journey from Eritrea

Suitable for KS2/3/4 Interview with a Migrant from Eritrea about his journey, lasts for seven minutes and provides a first hand account of the journey undertaken by tens of thousands before they are rescued. I have decided to make a charge to download the video with all monies to be given back to the charities that choose to save lives at sea. Please do not share for free, but encourage others to download as well - Thank You
TheAccidentalRescuer
HALLOWEEN QUIZ 2017. Slideshow and printable formats included.

HALLOWEEN QUIZ 2017. Slideshow and printable formats included.

A 40 slide illustrated quiz which can be shown as a slideshow. Each question and answer has it's own slide. Questions are also provided on one printable sheet so that you have a choice of formats. Free for new buyers with code OUTSTANDINGOCT. An ideal form time activity in the week running up to the half term holiday. Questions vary in difficulty. Suitable for Junior and Middle school. Answers included in both the slideshow and the printable document. Happy Halloween!
StartEducation
The News Quiz 9th - 16th October 2017 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Settler Starter

The News Quiz 9th - 16th October 2017 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Settler Starter

13 topical questions of the past week's news, across the UK and the world. Powerpoint so can be used on a standard whiteboard. Includes 2 literacy and 1 numeracy questions based on the other questions. Works well as a form group activity in registration time. I give sweets/reward points to the winning group! (We're not supposed to give out sweets so it's a nice 'naughty' reward for knowing about the world this week!) Created 38 school weeks of the year and uploaded to TES.
mikedean
Remembrance Assembly Bundle

Remembrance Assembly Bundle

A Remembrance themed assembly including a brief history of why we commemorate Remembrance with poppies, and including the famous poem In Flanders Fields. Includes script and accompanying Notebook visuals for a KS2 or whole school assembly.
sthomas78
jIMMY KIMMEL'S MONOLOGUE ON LAS VEGAS MASS SHOOTING + KEYS

jIMMY KIMMEL'S MONOLOGUE ON LAS VEGAS MASS SHOOTING + KEYS

This lesson is about the recent Las Vegas mass shooting. It contains listening questions in two sets (gist and detailed questions) with keys based on Jimmy Kimmel’s opening monologue of his talk show. Some discussion questions are included to encourage students to reflect on the topic. This lesson helps students improve their listening and speaking skills and to learn about gun culture in the USA. It can be used also with American native speakers because it guides them to discuss about freedom and safety in their country. It is suitable for ESL upper intermediate/advanced students aged 14 and up and for native speakers aged 12 to 18.
Littleamerica
Groundhog Day   ::   A Crafty Science Project

Groundhog Day :: A Crafty Science Project

3D Groundhog Day Craft and Science Related Research A creative, integrated research project, classroom decoration and 3D model all rolled into one Cute Groundhog Activity. Your kiddos will be delighted on work on this creative research and 3D Bear Model. This is not your average research project! Paper lanterns are great for developing fine motor skills such as: folding, coloring, painting, gluing, cutting, listening and following directions. Embedded within this Groundhog Craft there are several activities to extend your students learning about Groundhogs. These units are designed in a Mix and Match format. You are able to pick the pieces that you want, depending on the needs and the abilities of your students…so many possibilities. This unit can be approached in several ways. Either as a quick Groundhog Craft that will take about 120 minutes to complete. Or as long, in-depth Groundhog research project that will take upwards of a week to complete. With my Kiddos, I have them spend a great amount time coloring their Groundhogs as closely to the naturally occurring colors…this becomes a great observational and attention to detail project. I love teaching the kids how to layer and blend colors to create 3D dimensional optical effects. Included in this unit :: Bits and Pieces to create a Groundhog lantern with lots of variations…see samples in preview :: :: Bottom trim :: Trims with ample space for writing facts or poems Trim with Cute Groundhog poems with primary tracing letters :: 10 Groundhog Worksheets :: 2 Rooster Research pages 2 Rooster Can Have Are Charts 6 Groundhog Circle Charts *
lmilonas
The News Quiz 2nd - 9th October 2017 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Settler Starter

The News Quiz 2nd - 9th October 2017 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Settler Starter

13 topical questions of the past week's news, across the UK and the world. Powerpoint so can be used on a standard whiteboard. Includes 2 literacy and 1 numeracy questions based on the other questions. Works well as a form group activity in registration time. I give sweets/reward points to the winning group! (We're not supposed to give out sweets so it's a nice 'naughty' reward for knowing about the world this week!) Created 38 school weeks of the year and uploaded to TES most weeks.
mikedean
Hi-tech houses

Hi-tech houses

Hi-tech houses - test This test is about technology in the future, more precisely the house of the future. It has three distinct parts: reading comprehension, grammar and writing. Key included.
Olynj
World Space Week 2017: How to become an astronaut

World Space Week 2017: How to become an astronaut

World Space Week is held every year from October 4th-10th. It is an international celebration of the contribution that space, science and technology has made to the human race. This year's theme is 'Exploring New Worlds in Space'. Tutorial resource in prezi that looks a some of the challenges faced in becoming an astronaut. Includes transferable skills question.
sojellyfish
Hurricane creative writing

Hurricane creative writing

This animated Power Point collates several pieces of writing about hurricanes. There are informative texts, diagrams, eye-witness reports as well as poems about hurricanes. There are before and after descriptions as well as a transcript of a public radio announcement broadcast before a hurricane strike. Having absorbed and discussed the varied texts, students are then given the option of writing either a news report, an appeal leaflet or a poem inspired by this fascinating phenomenon. I include a resource about wild wind which would be useful when discussing poetry and the senses. Suitable for ages 10+
jlimb
Worksheet - the difference between objective and subjective texts

Worksheet - the difference between objective and subjective texts

This worksheet can be used as a one on one tutoring resource. Alternatively, you can take activities from here to use as fast finishers or homework activities. This document introduces students to key terms like fact, opinion and embellishment. It includes sentences and paragraphs and challenges students to identify whether they are subjective/objective. It also provides some information about zoos and asks students to write a subjective and objective paragraph about the topic. The second section explores how verbs, adverbs and well-constructed, extended noun groups can position the reader to form an opinion or judge a person. It gives an example of a famous Australian and shows how by changing a few words you can change the connotation of the text. It includes comprehension questions to check the students understanding. In the third section, a subjective newspaper article about the Vietnam war is included for students to analyse. There are comprehension questions which follow this. The final section introduces students to the concept of tone and gives them a list of different words to describe the tone of a text. Students then look at an advertisement and have to suggest the tone. Subsequently, they read a bias newspaper article and answer questions about this. Finally, there is a writing activity for students which encourages them to write persuasively.
lrigb4