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Stop The Broomstick! A Halloween Themed Interactive PowerPoint Team Game

Stop The Broomstick! A Halloween Themed Interactive PowerPoint Team Game

This is a preview version of a fun Halloween game based on 'Stop the Bus.' It is an interactive PowerPoint Game that can be played with the whole class or the whole school in assembly time. Please note that only the pictures denoted by a star can be played in this preview version. For details of the full game visit Stop The Broom! Halloween Themed Interactive PowerPoint Team Game Instructions Put pupils into teams of 2-4 Pupils take turns in choosing a picture. Click on the picture. Behind each picture is a letter. The letter will magically disappear so that pupils know the choices left. Pupils think of one item to go in each category beginning with that letter. A sheet for recording words is provided. Teams have 60 seconds to complete task. There is a timer on the slide. The witch will gradually disappear and the end of the 60 seconds culminates in a witch’s cackle. 'Happy' Halloween music plays in the background whilst pupils complete task. To return to the image page, click on letter on the top right-hand corner of each slide. If a team finishes before the 60 seconds, they shout “Stop the Broom!” Click on the slide to activate the witch’s cackle. Teams score 1 point if they have an appropriate item in the category. They get 2 points if no other team has that word. The length of time pupils have can be reduced or extended by altering the timing of the witch image. Other Halloween Resources Halloween Lesson / Assembly PowerPoint Presentation SIMPLE TEXT Halloween Lesson / Assembly PowerPoint Presentation Halloween PowerPoint Quiz - 50 Questions Halloween Themed Battleships Interactive PowerPoint Team Game Set of 14 Halloween Themed Differentiated Word Searches, Anagrams, Crosswords and Cryptograms/a>

By Krazikas

Bonfire Night Wordsearch

Bonfire Night Wordsearch

Bonfire Night Wordsearch: A fun word search including 20 hidden words relating to Bonfire Night presented on a specially themed background. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Stop The Broomstick! Halloween Themed  Version of Stop the Bus - Interactive PowerPoint Team Game

Stop The Broomstick! Halloween Themed Version of Stop the Bus - Interactive PowerPoint Team Game

This is a fun game for Halloween both in school and for Halloween parties. This resource contains a Halloween-themed version of 'Stop the Bus.' It is an interactive PowerPoint Game that can be played with the whole class or the whole school in assembly time. Instructions Put the pupils into teams of 2-4 Let the pupils take turns in choosing a picture. Click on the picture. Behind each picture is a letter. The letter will magically disappear so that pupils know the choices that are left. Pupils have to think of one item to go in each category beginning with that letter. A sheet for recording words is provided. Teams have 60 seconds to complete the task. There is a timer on the slide. The witch image will gradually disappear and the end of the 60 seconds culminates in a witch’s cackle. 'Happy' Halloween Background music plays whilst pupils think of words. To return to the image page, click on the letter on the top right-hand corner of the witch slide. If a team finishes before the 60 seconds, they shout “Stop the Broom!” Click on the slide to activate the witch’s cackle when all teams have to stop. Teams score 1 point if they have an appropriate item in the category. They get 2 points if no other team has that word. The length of time pupils have can be reduced or extended by altering the timing of the witch image. Other Halloween Resources Halloween Lesson / Assembly PowerPoint Presentation SIMPLE TEXT Halloween Lesson / Assembly PowerPoint Presentation Halloween PowerPoint Quiz - 50 Questions Halloween Themed Battleships Interactive PowerPoint Team Game Halloween Themed Battleships Partner Game Set of 14 Halloween Themed Differentiated Word Searches, Anagrams, Crosswords and Cryptograms/a>

By Krazikas

Constitution : An Interview with James Madison" Father of the Constitution": Reader's Theater Script

Constitution : An Interview with James Madison" Father of the Constitution": Reader's Theater Script

Constitution Day is September 17th each year(except for 2017) when the day falls on a Sunday and will be celebrated on September 18th. This play would be a great addition to your lessons about the U.S. Constitution. Part of my Ms. Bie Ografe series of plays, this Reader's Theater Script is on the "Father of the Constitution", James Madson(1751-1836), and his sharing with students the history of the writing of the Constitution. Madison who would become the 4th President of the United States(1809-1817)), played a very important role in the forming of our US Constitution. In addition to being a delegate, he introduced the first additions to the Constitution(amendments) which came to be known as the Bill of Rights. With 13 audience questioners, a Did You Know Section, comprehension questions, a Teacher Page with extension activities, key and additional links, students will learn about the writing of our important government document, the Constitution. Other plays in the Ms. Bie Ografee’s Talk Show Series: Dr. Seuss, Charles Dickens, Johnny Appleseed, Albert, Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks, Bessie Coleman Sacagawea, George Washington Carver, Thomas Edison, Martin Luther King, Sequoia, Michelangelo, DaVinci, Tuskegee Airmen, Susan B. Anthony, Marco Polo, Christopher Columbus, an interview with a groundhog, an interview with a leprechaun, an interview with Simon, victim of the Black Death, An Interview with Agent 355, a female agent in the Culper Spy Ring(Revolutionary War), Interview with a 49er from the California Gold Rush , Albert Einstein, Rachel Carson, Katherine Johnson and more.

By gailhennessey

Toffee Apple Numbers Display

Toffee Apple Numbers Display

Toffee Apple Numbers Display: A fun display resource featuring the numbers 1 to 100 in numerals and words on toffee apples. A fun addition to any class room. Matching items are also available. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Toffee Apple Alphabet Display

Toffee Apple Alphabet Display

Toffee Apple Alphabet: A fun display resource featuring the alphabet in both upper and lower case letters on toffee apples. A fun addition to any class room. Matching products are also available.

By helenrachelcrossley

Rocket Pop-Up Card

Rocket Pop-Up Card

Rocket Pop-Up Card: A template and instructions to make a fun Bonfire Night themed card with pop-up rockets. Includes outline and coloured templates. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Gunpowder Plot Pop-Up Card

Gunpowder Plot Pop-Up Card

Gunpowder Plot Pop-Up Card: A template and instructions to make a fun Gunpowder Plot themed card with pop-up Guy Fawkes and Houses of Parliament. Includes outline and coloured templates. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Months Of The Year Rockets Display

Months Of The Year Rockets Display

Months Of The Year Rockets Display: The months of the year displayed on bright, colourful rockets. A perfect addition to any classroom. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Days Of The Week Rockets Display

Days Of The Week Rockets Display

Days Of The Week Rockets Display: The days of the week displayed on bright, colourful rockets. A perfect addition to any classroom. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Bonfire Night Rocket Challenges

Bonfire Night Rocket Challenges

Bonfire Night Rocket Challenge: We need your help to create a range of different rockets. How many different rocket designs can you create? A fabulous Bonfire Night-themed problem solving maths activity. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Bonfire Night Themed Writing Paper Pack

Bonfire Night Themed Writing Paper Pack

Bonfire Night Themed Writing Paper Pack: A total of 12 sheets of Bonfire Night themed writing paper featuring 2 designs in landscape & portrait. For each design there are 3 sheets of themed writing paper - 1 blank; 1 half lined & 1 fully lined. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley