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Penguin Non-fiction Reading Comprehension Unit

Penguin Non-fiction Reading Comprehension Unit

The materials in this Penguin Nonfiction Reading Unit centre around a student friendly text about penguins. You will find both a teacher read-aloud and a student reader, if required. The activities have been split into 3 sections for your convenience: before text; during text and after text. Some fun/extension activities have also been included. The pack is flexible and can be used to complement your existing curriculum. The materials can be utilised with the whole class, with small groups or for independent work. Suitable for advanced Year 2 - Year 4 ********************************************************** CONTENT • P1-2: Cover/Contents • P3-6: Penguins Non-fiction Text • P7-9: Student Reader • P10: BEFORE TEXT • P11: KWL Chart • P12: Knowledge Bubble Map • P13: DURING TEXT • P14: My Connections • P15: New Vocabulary • P16: Penguins ARE HAVE CAN • P17: Visualise • P18: Main Idea and Key Details • P19: Fact File • P20: AFTER TEXT • P21: Complete the Sentences • P22-24: Comprehension • P25: True or False • P26: Making Inferences • P27: Fact or Opinion • P28: Comparisons • P29-31: Penguin Life Cycle • P32: FUN/EXTENSION ACTIVITIES • P33-35: Picture/Definition Match • P36: Research-What I’m Thinking • P37-48: Research-Writing Templates • P49: Research-Penguin Report • P50-51: Penguin Acrostic Poem • P52: Label Peter! • P53-54: Wordsearch 1, plus key • P55-56: Wordsearch 2, plus key • P57: TOU • P58: Credits PAGE COUNT: 58 ********************************************************** RELATED RESOURCES Roaming Reindeer Non-fiction Reading Comprehension Unit ********************************************************** Teacher's Toolkit Non-fiction Reading Comprehension
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STEAM LESSON PRESENTATION ON ECOTOURISM THROUGH INFORMATION TEXT

STEAM LESSON PRESENTATION ON ECOTOURISM THROUGH INFORMATION TEXT

A STEAM Lesson Presentation that presents Teaching Resources on five different Information Text Types - Description; Problem and Solution; Compare and Contrast; Cause and Effect; Sequence - based on Ecotourism. This presentation presents ready to use resources that will help you to walk into the classroom with ready to teach confidence as it covers all that you need for a STEAM lesson through Information Text. This Presentation Includes: 1. Engaging and Creative Lesson Starter – Match the Definition to Term 2. Well Formulated, Measurable, SMART Objectives and Outcomes 3. Overview of Vocabulary used for the Lesson - Ecotourism, Information Texts 4. Real Life Application and Cross-Curriculum Links 5. Flipped Lesson Part - Video on Understanding Text Structures & Ecotourism 6. Space for Peer Teaching - Information Text Structures 7. Mini-Plenary with Critical Thinking Questions – 7 Questions 8. Scaffolded Notes to Enhance the Learner Outcome - Samples 9. Collaborative Group Task – Pair-Share-Plan with Templates 10. Assessment Criteria and Rubrics to state Outcome Expectations 11. Differentiated Activities for Level Learners - 5 Exercises 12. Plenary to Assesses Learning Outcomes - Quiz 13. Success Criteria for Self Evaluation 14. Home Learning for Reinforcement - STEAM Projects - 2 15. Common Core Curriculum Standards - CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.W.6-8.2.a-f 16. Skills to be addressed during the Lesson - Social and Cognitive 17. Educational Tools and Resources to Scaffold the Low Achievers Teachers can use this presentation to give a complete knowledge and understanding of Ecotourism through Information Text Types to the learners, thereby helping them to enhance their writing skills.
john421969
Weather Play Plan

Weather Play Plan

The weather topic covers a wide range of activities about the weather. Children will be able to record the weather throughout the topic. The activities provide opportunities for learning how to remain healthy in various types of weather. Week 1 - Introducing the weather Week 2 - Wind Week 3 - Sunshine Week 4 - Rain Week 5 - Snow Week 6 - A weather journey The pack contains 41 sheets comprising of activities; areas of learning; language; suggestions for adapting activities for different abilities; list of required resources; organisation; observation and assessment opportunities; information for parents; display ideas and related literature. ALL Plan2Play plans are provided in Portable Document Format (PDF).
Under5s_Uk
Informational Text Playlists - Integration of Knowledge & Ideas Bundle: Grade 5

Informational Text Playlists - Integration of Knowledge & Ideas Bundle: Grade 5

Our playlists are “no prep” Common Core aligned lessons designed for small group work, homework, remediation, or extension around a single standard. Save 20% with this mini-bundle! 3 content-rich multimedia lessons integrate original instruction with web-based resources to guide students through the rigors of the aligned standards.​ The Student Editions include: • Links to instructional videos, audio, or texts • Links to practice quizzes or activities • 3 assessments that include 2 true/false, 2 fill-in-the-blank, and 8 multiple choice questions • Definitions of key terms related to each of the standards • Examples of how students can apply the standards to their reading and deepen their understanding of what they are reading • Excerpts from several high-quality texts, such as: - “Benjamin Franklin” by Mary Stoyell Stimpson - “Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults” by the CDC - "The North Pole" by Robert E. Peary • Accompanying Teaching Notes files The Teaching Notes files include: • Additional activities and writing prompts to help your students explore the standard • Links to additional resources • Answer guides with correct answers, answer choice rationales, word counts, and DOK levels
Wisewire
DIY Preschooler Learning Book/Binder (Preschooler MUST Know !!! )

DIY Preschooler Learning Book/Binder (Preschooler MUST Know !!! )

Titles covered in the binder: 1. My basic details(Name, Contact & Address) 2. Learn to write (1-20) 3. 26 letters (Cap & small letters matching) 4. I love colours 5. I can match shapes. 6. My face 7. Match your left & right hand. 8. Parts of the body 9. 5 senses - I can match (Hear, sight, smell, taste, touch) 10. Days of the week 11. Calendar 12. Today - tomorrow - Yesterday 13. I can fill in the clock 14. The 4 seasons (spring, summer, autumn, winter) 15. what is the weather today? 16. Day & Night 17. Animals & their babies 18. I can identify animal sounds 19. I can match animals to their sounds 20. I can identify (e.g. identify items belongs to Kitchen etc) 21. I know fruits 22. I taste with my tongue (sweet, sour, spicy, bitter) 23. Emotions 24. I am a firefighter, I need? 25. I am a policeman, I need? 26. What to wear? 27. What goes with that? 28. I can spot farm animals 29. Silhoutte of 30. Lifecycle of a chicken 31. How many legs? (0 leg, 2 legs, 4 legs, 6 legs) 32. Hot VS Cold things. 33. More VS Less 34. Long VS Short
123chirpchirp
EYFS 2 Week Literacy Plan with Resources - Captions for a Toy Exhibition

EYFS 2 Week Literacy Plan with Resources - Captions for a Toy Exhibition

A detailed planning and resource pack designed to make teaching a Communication and Language/Literacy unit stress free. It is based around the discovery of a chest full of toys that the children will explore and then use to set up an exhibition in the classroom. The pack includes a fully editable planning grid for each day showing learning objectives, a 'Chatter Challenge', a main teaching point, plenary, resources and assessment opportunities. There are five differentiated group activities planned for across the two weeks. There are also suggestions for enhancements to the classroom provision. Each day has accompanying PowerPoint slides to help bring the unit to life. Other resources include writing frames, grapheme cards and reading activities.
PlanitTeacher
SKIM, SCAN, READ - TEACHING RESOURCES: LESSON PRESENTATION

SKIM, SCAN, READ - TEACHING RESOURCES: LESSON PRESENTATION

A Lesson Presentation that presents Teaching Resources on Skimming, Scanning, and Close Reading. This presentation presents ready to use resources that will help you to walk into the classroom with ready to teach confidence as it covers all that you need for a lesson on Reading Strategies. This Presentation Includes: 1. Engaging and Creative Lesson Starter – Images in Text 2. Well Formulated, Measurable, SMART Objectives and Outcomes 3. Real Life Application and Cross-Curriculum Links 4. Flipped Lesson Part - Video on Skimming and Scanning 5. Mini-Plenary with Critical Thinking Questions – 3 Questions 6. Space for Peer Teaching - Differences and Reading Strategies 7. Collaborative Group Task – Pair and Share 8. Differentiated Activities for Level Learners - 4 Exercises 9. Assessment Criteria and Rubrics to state Outcome Expectations 10. Plenary to Assesses Learning Outcomes - Beginning with D 11. Home Learning for Reinforcement - Online Passages 12. Skills to be addressed during the Lesson - Social and Cognitive Teachers can use this presentation to give a complete knowledge and understanding of Skimming, Scanning, and Close Reading to the learners, thereby helping them to enhance their reading skills.
john421969
Creative Writing - Helping a Friend

Creative Writing - Helping a Friend

This worksheet was created by www.primaryleap.co.uk Imagine that you walk into the playground and see your friend sitting alone and looking sad. Describe what you would do if your friend was upset. How would you help?
PrimaryLeap
CAMPING THEMED REASONS TO READ POSTERS ND ACTIVITIES - READING RESOURCES DISPLAY

CAMPING THEMED REASONS TO READ POSTERS ND ACTIVITIES - READING RESOURCES DISPLAY

READING RESOURCES REASONS TO READ DISPLAY ON CD PLEASE NOTE BEFORE PURCHASE: You are buying these resources on CD for you to print, no pre-printed resources are included. CD’s are plain, in white sleeves, without a logo or box. Advertisement pictures show the resources on CD not a box. Files are in PDF or PPT to use in your PC. It is not an audio CD nor will it play in your DVD player. Hi-spec CD’s must be used in your computer black side down. Multiple items will be shipped on one CD unless you contact us immediately after payment- we cannot ship a second time. Copyright – all resources are copyright protected and must only be used by yourself. You cannot share, alter, copy or resell them. Need resources in a hurry? Let us know and we will send them to you electronically the same day. Please contact us before leaving feedback – we have excellent customer service and will resolve any concerns quickly. Resources included are as follows: A great set of resources ready to be printed and displayed. Excellent for use in a reading or literacy area within your classroom or around the school. 60 A4 posters each showing a reason to read. You can use some of them or all of them, depending on the size of your display. Reading log to complete for pupils as they read in class or otherwise. General reading associated tasks – such as drawing the book cover, writing a review, recount, setting, plot etc. Booklet cover for project work etc. Writing and drawing frames for pupils work, in A4 size. A4 FIRE patterned lettering A – Z so you can spell any title you want. Long banner to head wall display.
hayleyhill
Frindle by Andrew Clements Novel Study Review

Frindle by Andrew Clements Novel Study Review

This fun and engaging game is the perfect way to review the novel the Frindle by Andrew Clements. I typically put the class into small groups and ask a member of the group to choose a color and number. That is the question that they have to answer. If correct they get one point. Then I move to the next group. Alternatively the whole class answers and then we tally up the points to get a winner. I run it on an interactive whiteboard but would be equally successful on a projector, computer or TV screen. Alternatively it could be run for an individual student on their own device. When you start the game press the shuffle button to randomize the questions ensuring that no game is ever the same. This means that this Jeopardy game can be used multiple times with the one class as it is different every time. Once you have unzipped the file you will find a PowerPoint Macro Show. To run the game double click the file and make sure you say "yes" to running macros. If you do not the questions will not shuffle correctly. I have tested on a PC but it should work on other devices. If this is your first time with Macros let me know by personal message and I am happy to answer all your questions. Enjoy
Kiwilander
Making Mince Pies for Christmas:- Life Skills - Visual Recipes and supplementary resources.

Making Mince Pies for Christmas:- Life Skills - Visual Recipes and supplementary resources.

Making Mince Pies for Christmas: This resource has 2 parts to it. Firstly you can EASILY make your own fruit mincemeat, and then use it to make mince pies, which make an excellent gift or a feastive treat to eat. This resource has 2 notebooks and 2 worksheets. The notebook is designed for the students to use it as a visual sequence when cooking. They have all the ingredients and utensils needed and then an easy to follow recipe. It has an inbuilt shopping activity so that the cooking can be integrated into a shopping program. Within the shopping part which encourages literacy skills, students can choose what they will buy and then make their own shopping list by either writing it or sticking the associated visual onto their shopping list. There are also some integrated literacy skills to match the ingredients as well as some writing sheets. There is a pairs game to reinforce the learning. It was created for students with special needs (SEN) for teaching life skills but can be used as a valuable resource for early years literacy. On Tes I have created a Christmas resources which has fun activities to celebrate Christmas - check it out
pearp