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Discovery Through A DOG's WORLD  >BIG Elementary Reader > Activities & Discussions

Discovery Through A DOG's WORLD >BIG Elementary Reader > Activities & Discussions

Discover Through A DOG’s WORLD Includes: A Picture Book of One Puppy Dog’s DISCOVERIES A Variety of Environment Themes & Adventures LARGE Type Fonts for EASY Reading Chapter Associated Ideas, Discussions & Activities Printable 8.5 x 11 Format Perfect for Introducing DISCOVERY Themes! This book uses Toby the dog to help understand the concept of discovery. His tales can be read as a cohesive story, and the suggested questions and activities can be introduced at will. The topic of discovery is a key ingredient for life. This is an essential message to foster in young minds for discovery leads to great inventions. Enjoy Toby’s journey! Perfect for classrooms, home schooling, and other venues.
PattyAnnsPetProject
How to teach your students to be eco-friendly

How to teach your students to be eco-friendly

A tool to help young children (Kindergarten, Year 1, Year 2 & Year 3) develop eco-friendly behaviours. Find the original resource here: https://www.homeimprovementpages.com.au/article/printable-worksheet-environment This is a fun quiz with insightful questions. It aims to develop vocabulary, comprehension and math skills, as well as practical environmental knowledge. (Photo by Enis Yavuz on Unsplash)
emily_leary
Summer  Fun Visual Quiz for Key Stage 2

Summer Fun Visual Quiz for Key Stage 2

A fun summer themed quiz with visuals for KS2 students. 10 questions with pictures to test knowledge of summer general knowledge. Each question is presented on a separate slide. Answers are also on individual slides. Ideal for use at the end of another busy year.
StartEducation
Writing Sheets - Nature-Themed (8), EY/KS1

Writing Sheets - Nature-Themed (8), EY/KS1

Creative writing is exciting when you’re zooming in on the wonders of nature and writing your chosen words right inside the lively pictures! These 8 inspiring writing-frames feature squirrels, pond life, creepy-crawlies, sunshine and cloud (2 graded sheets for clouds), all with guidance sheets for teachers. Ideal for emergent and newly independent writers. Great bundle price - 50% saving!
katewilliams_poetry
Sunrise Namale

Sunrise Namale

Sunrise at Fiji Poolside Palm trees over 12 photos Namale Resort and Spa
missavicis
Dog Days of Summer Puzzle Set

Dog Days of Summer Puzzle Set

Keep kids occupied during the hottest days of the year, the “dog days of summer,” with this puzzle set! Includes the following: <strong>Dog Days of Summer Two-Page Activity Set</strong>: About the hottest time of the year; with tips for keeping cool and safe. Also teaches about the dog star, Sirius, and is packed with summer-related vocabulary, including synonyms and phrases that communicate that temperature is rising. Also covers how red, yellow, and orange are colors used to indicate danger or warning. <strong>Hottest Time of the Summer Word Search Puzzle</strong>: Features vocabulary and phrases from the Two-Page Activity Set about summer heat and keeping cool. <strong>Mapping the Stars in the Sky Challenge Puzzle</strong>: Have kids map the Canis Major constellation and draw their own dogs based on the outline. <strong>BONUS 1 - Mini Poster</strong>: Free, color mini-poster that shows our rendition of Canis Major constellation and teaches about the dog star, Sirius. <strong>BONUS 2 - Dot-to-dot</strong>: Pests at Dusk Dot-to-Dot Puzzle: Connect the dots to reveal our biggest summer pest, the mosquito. Keywords: heat | heatstroke | safety | vocabulary | colors | crossword | word search | Sirius | Canis Major | astronomy | constellation | science | dog star | staying cool | synonyms | UV ultraviolet rays | navigation | mosquito
PuzzleFun
My cloud is... Writing Frame + guide for use

My cloud is... Writing Frame + guide for use

This picture-poem frame is fun to use, motiving even reluctant or hesitant writers to have a go. With a little prompting, and a look at the clouds in the sky outside, ideas will soon be flowing for descriptive words and similes to describe clouds and the sky. Best for Years 1-3. There’s an accompanying guide with word and simile suggestions to prompt for and an example poem to read out. This hand-drawn, home-produced resource is free.
katewilliams_poetry
A Whirl of Inspiring Poetry Frames for Yrs 2-6

A Whirl of Inspiring Poetry Frames for Yrs 2-6

This exotic bundle of creative writing spurs comprises 15 poetry frames + 1 colouring sheet. Almost all focus on summer themes, or linked ones, with calm and stormy seas, insects, trees, fun in the park, sunshine, and even magic carpet rides - and more! Most best for lower KS2, but also for able Yr 2s and up to Year 6 - some as launch pads for independent development. Home-produced for my poetry workshops. Bargain buy, saving 39% in total.
katewilliams_poetry
3 Summer Nature Picture-Poem Frames - Yr2-6

3 Summer Nature Picture-Poem Frames - Yr2-6

Get your children writing - for sheer enjoyment! These three picture-poems invite free expression, experimentation, creative exploration and absorbing fun. Their subjects are dragonflies, a summer tree and a summer leaf. Guidance notes and example lines to read out as spurs are also included. The completed poems can be coloured and further illustrated, or can be used as launch-pads for follow-on poems. Best for Years 2-6. They are home-designed, illustrated and produced.
katewilliams_poetry
SPRING WEATHER & WILDLIFE Rhymes + Writing Sheets, EY/KS1

SPRING WEATHER & WILDLIFE Rhymes + Writing Sheets, EY/KS1

Sunshine, cloud, rain and baby animals feature in this nature-focused bunch of rhymes and writing sheets. There’s plenty to colour in, too, and guidance notes to make the most of each activity. Contains 4 rhymes (on 2 sheets), 4 writing/colouring sheets - 1 of which has 3 graded versions for different abilities, and separate Guides for the writing sheets. All rhymes and designs are original and home-produced.
katewilliams_poetry
Resources to accompany 'You're Safe With Me'

Resources to accompany 'You're Safe With Me'

A selection of resources to accompany You’re Safe With Me’, by Chitra Soundar and illustrated by Poonam Mistry. When the moon rises high and the stars twinkle, it is bedtime for the baby animals of the Indian forest. But tonight, when the skies turn dark and the night grows stormy, the little ones can’t sleep. SWISH-SWISH! CRACK-TRACK! FLASH-SNAP! goes the storm. Only Mama Elephant with her words of wisdom can reassure them. “You’re safe with me.” A #ReadforEmpathy Book 2018 The text and the resources are most suitable for KS1. There are a range of resources available here: the curriculum map provides details of how ‘You’re Safe With Me’ can be used in lessons across the curriculum, and the teacher information file and guided reading worksheet can be used by teachers preparing to use the text in the classroom. These resources support National Curriculum expectations for KS1. All resources are designed to aid teachers in using a diverse text in the classroom and should encourage pupils to develop empathy, to think about the diverse cultures of our world, and to celebrate it. Perfect for World Book Day events. ‘You’re Safe With Me’ is available for purchase from the publisher’s website: www.lantanapublishing.com/shop/books/dragon-dancer.
godfc011
Rhymes Galore (15) for EY/KS1

Rhymes Galore (15) for EY/KS1

Rhymes to chant, clap, act out and develop, promoting many learning areas: Literacy, Understanding the World, Communication Language, Expressive Arts & Design and Physical Development. Topics: mini-beasts, seaside, stars, castles, busy street, school, big & small, park and windy day. Guidance notes included for all. Save 50% with this bundle!
katewilliams_poetry
5 Action/Clapping Rhymes, Early Years/Yr1

5 Action/Clapping Rhymes, Early Years/Yr1

These 5 simple, rhythmic rhymes focus on everyday concepts. Their titles are: Busy Street, In the Park, Windy Day, Taller and Smaller, and School is for Me. Each rhyme sheet includes guidance notes. Suitable for clapping, enacting, word-swapping and performing with embellishments (such as percussion, a tune, or extra actions). They support the learning areas Understanding the World, Expressive Arts & Design, Literacy, Communication & Language, and Physical Development. The rhymes (and illustrations) are my own.
katewilliams_poetry
Resiliency Among the Salmon People: Lesson Plan & Film

Resiliency Among the Salmon People: Lesson Plan & Film

As traditional communities such as the Yupâik in Alaska face a variety of changes, cultural traditions and wisdom passed on from elders help them to sustain their way of life. Set in the remote Alaskan Yukon Delta, Yukon Kings follows Yup’ik fisherman Ray Waska as he teaches his grandkids how to fish during the summer salmon run. With environmental and cultural forces threatening their subsistence way of life, Ray holds onto the hope that his grandsons will one day pass on the traditional knowledge to their children.
Global_Oneness_Project
A Vanishing Island: Lesson Plan & Film

A Vanishing Island: Lesson Plan & Film

Coastal areas are drastically impacted by the effects of climate change. Communities are witnessing rising sea levels, stronger storms, and coastal erosion, forcing residents to leave their homes. This short film offers a portrait of the Isle de Jean Charles, a tiny island deep in the bayous of Southern Louisiana. The film explores the changes taking place on the island through the lives of two residents whose families are facing a future where rising seas, coastal erosion and storms are threatening to wash their home away.
Global_Oneness_Project
Sunrise Savusavu Fiji

Sunrise Savusavu Fiji

To my beautiful followers take a moment and enjoy this mindful short video of Fiji Life is hard here but it truly is a magical place of beauty. Video Sunrise Savusavu Fiji
missavicis
Sun & Cloud Writing Sheets + Rhymes + Guidance Sheet, EYFS/Yr1

Sun & Cloud Writing Sheets + Rhymes + Guidance Sheet, EYFS/Yr1

Sunshine and clouds are the focus of this 4-sheet pack. The illustrated writing sheets - or picture poems - provide attractive and accessible means for children to develop their writing and phonics skills, also spurring creativity and stretching active vocabulary. There are colouring opportunities too. The accompanying rhymes can be chanted, clapped, swayed to or enacted, and are recommended (on the Guidance Sheet) as warm-up activities. The Guidance Sheet offers lists of prompt ideas for each writing sheet, with development suggestions for the cloud one. Suggested preparatory activities are also included. The sheets are hand-illustrated and home-produced, rather than machine-perfect. All sheets are black-and-white, PDF.
katewilliams_poetry
Scientists and Inventors   -  PowerPoint and Worksheets Big Bundle

Scientists and Inventors - PowerPoint and Worksheets Big Bundle

<strong>Scientists and Inventors - PowerPoint and Worksheets Big Bundle </strong> My complete Scientists and Inventors resources collection – Let’s learn about famous scientists This download is a collection of resources which teach children about famous scientist and inventors. Each resource has detailed PowerPoint on the inventor’s life, achievements, inventions and facts. There are also differentiated worksheets to allow children to demonstrate their understanding. Each resource includes: Complete PowerPoint Worksheets (x3 differentiated) Blank worksheet for answers Answer sheets Thanks for looking Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me <strong> here</strong> <strong>Some of my other products:</strong> <strong> Big Science Bundle Pack</strong> <strong> Complete Space and the Solar System Workbook</strong> <strong> Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit</strong>
TheGingerTeacher
2 x National Parks Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Geography

2 x National Parks Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Geography

2 x Wordsearch Puzzle sheet of keywords on the theme of ‘UK National Parks: Dartmoor & The Lake District’. 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 and Inventors   -  Benjamin Franklin PowerPoint and Worksheets

Scientists and Inventors - Benjamin Franklin PowerPoint and Worksheets

<strong>Scientists and Inventors - Benjamin Franklin PowerPoint and Worksheets </strong> From my Scientists and Inventors resources collection – Let’s learn about Benjamin Franklin This download teaches children about Benjamin Franklin. There is a detailed 39 slide PowerPoint on his life, achievements and facts about him. There are also differentiated, 7 page, worksheets to allow children to demonstrate their understanding. This download includes: Complete 39 slide PowerPoint 7 page worksheets (x3 differentiated) Blank worksheet for answers Answer sheets Thanks for looking Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me <strong>here</strong> <strong>Some of my other products:</strong> <strong><a href=" https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/six-science-lessons-products-bundle-pack-11147925"> Big Science Bundle Pack </a></strong> <strong><a href=" https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/-space-workbook-11180019"> Complete Space and the Solar System Workbook </a></strong> <strong><a href=" https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/science-investigation-booklet-11146853"> Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit </a></strong>
TheGingerTeacher
Clouds #2 Wordsearch Sheets Starter Activity Keywords Cover Science Physics

Clouds #2 Wordsearch Sheets Starter Activity Keywords Cover Science Physics

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet of keywords on the theme of ‘Clouds’. 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
Super Sequence Songs (Full Album)

Super Sequence Songs (Full Album)

We are very pleased to present our fourth album: Super Sequence Songs. A collection of songs to help young children learn about the order, pattern and sequence of everyday themes, such as; the days of the week, the colours of the rainbow, the movement of the tides, the water cycle, and so on. The full album download also includes instrumental versions of the songs. Additional resources can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
Growing Together Songs (Full Album)

Growing Together Songs (Full Album)

A collection of freshly hatched songs all about growing. The album includes the life cycles of butterflies, frogs, bulbs, and seeds and demonstrates growth, the seasons, the diversity of plant life and colours. Through the songs children can learn about worms and how they process the soil to make it possible for plants to grow, they will meet “Mister Snail” and hear how carries his house on his back and learn about spirals and silvery tracks. “Teddy’s Picnic” is designed to promote engaging in a social situation in a positive way. The full album download also includes instrumental versions of the songs. Additional resources can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
Wildlife Garden Songs (Full Album)

Wildlife Garden Songs (Full Album)

Wildlife Garden Songs is a collection of 15 songs designed to help teach children about wildlife gardening. Within the framework of learning about this natural environment, the songs can also help to teach other concepts such as counting, positional words, bending knees while jumping and landing, as well as the theme of cooperation. The full album download also includes instrumental versions of the songs. Additional resources can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
Thunderstorms Reading Comprehension Article - Grade 8 and Up

Thunderstorms Reading Comprehension Article - Grade 8 and Up

Product Description Thunderstorms. This resource is suitable for high school students as well as strong middle school students. Tackle literacy and science by having your students read and answer questions from a scientific article. Questions include knowledge (direct from the paper), thinking, connecting, application, and open-ended varieties. No prep, no formatting, no issues. Simply download, print (or upload to your class site), and you’re all set. This resource is fully editable for your convenience This resource covers the following topics: What is a thunderstorm? What causes thunderstorms? What is thunder? What is lightning? What is hail? What are tornadoes? Are thunderstorms dangerous? The Problem You Face - Not having the time to properly teach scientific literacy (disciplinary literacy) or improve your students reading comprehension and analysis skills. The Solution This fully editable, NO PREP reading comprehension article is composed of relevant, applicable and engaging reading activities which can be used to: • introduce your topic • improve your students reading comprehension and scientific literacy skills • improve your students’ analysis skills • provide an extension activity to students who move at a faster pace • provide extra credit to students in need • measure your students literacy skills
TeachWithFergy
Clouds Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Geography

Clouds Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Geography

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet of keywords on the theme of ‘Clouds’. 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
The Water Cycle

The Water Cycle

This song follows the journey of a raindrop as it falls from the sky into the rivers and streams on its journey around the world until it changes to mist and drifts back up to the clouds to starts it’s journey all over again. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
Sunset

Sunset

In Sunset we watch the sunset and we wave goodbye to the sun as the evening changes to a twilight sky. Then we enjoy the magic of the moon and stars that twinkle and sparkle at night until it is time for the sun to rise once again. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
Sunrise

Sunrise

In Sunrise we see the moon fade away and turn into a bright and sunny bright day. Then we celebrate the warmth of the sun as it shimmers and sails slowly across the sky until it’s time for the sun to go to bed. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
High Tide Low Tide

High Tide Low Tide

With a lilting Irish melody, children can musically feel and experience the ebb and flow of the tides in this beautifully nostalgic 6/8 song. The song references the concept of near and far, high and low. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
The Seasons

The Seasons

This song is about the seasons of the year and the lyric adds the relevant imagery to accompany and reinforce the concept behind each season. For example; Spring days, with warm and gentle showers. Summer days are full of pretty flowers. Autumn days bring leaves of gold. And Winter days are short and cold. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
In An Orderly Fashion

In An Orderly Fashion

A song designed to provide a happy, upbeat feeling to getting dressed and putting on the appropriate clothes for the day in an orderly fashion. As opposed to the Topsy Turvy approach of putting your gloves on your feet. :-) Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse