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Co-operative learning activity 'History of Toys Timeline' KS1

Co-operative learning activity 'History of Toys Timeline' KS1

This resource can be used with KS1 children to help learn about the history of toys. It is a co-operative learning activity, whereby children work in partners (one having Timeline A, one having Timeline B). They must use the other person's timeline to help complete their own. Images courtesy of Creative Commons/Free Stock photos.
lb1982
Digital Stickers for Assessment with Science

Digital Stickers for Assessment with Science

Use a visual form of assessment that the children can see in real time as you comment on their online work using Google Apps. This resource has been created to use in the assessment of online resources and includes comments for Working Scientifically objectives across Key Stages 1 and 2. 33 digital stickers can be added from the zip file or copy and pasted from Google Slides. ------------- You might also like: Working Scientifically with littleBits for Years 3 and 4 Working Scientifically with Energy Bites for Years 5 & 6 Working Scientifically with Crayons for Years 1 & 2 - STEAM Unit
erinbrasington
Christmas: Zombie activity, quizzes and bad Santa activity.

Christmas: Zombie activity, quizzes and bad Santa activity.

A) Zombie activity - save Christmas from the zombie horde and turn them human again. B) Quizzes - 200+ PowerPoint pages of quiz questions, 12 separate rounds (Maths, English, Geography, Observation, Thinking, Sport, Pop music, Video, Biology, Physics, Chemistry etc). C) Save Christmas from Santa's brother Safcut who intends to hijack Santa's sleigh and steal all the children's presents!. All you'll need for this Christmas and for many years to come!
barclayfox
Christmas zombie invasion ! Great fun Christmas activities for your class as they try to save Xmas.

Christmas zombie invasion ! Great fun Christmas activities for your class as they try to save Xmas.

This is a very entertaining, complete and ready to use, Christmas lesson full of fun activities. It also includes a fully scaffolded activity where students build and fire simple catapults made from lolly (popsicle) sticks. This is done in the classroom (no need to go outside). You do NOT need to know how to build the catapult, the lesson carefully guides students so they can do it with or without your help ! A story about an invasion of zombie Santas is told. Christmas is in jeopardy! The learners have to try to defeat the zombie horde, find a cure for the infected and save Christmas. All instructions are included and the lesson teaches the learners almost automatically, any of us can give this fun and imaginative lesson. How can we stop the zombie horde? How do we cure the zombies turning them back into people? Can your class save Christmas? The length of the lesson is very flexible depending on your needs. There are activities you can miss out and there is also a Christmas cracker based extension you can add in. So, the lesson can easily last anywhere between 0.5 hours and 1.5 hours depending on your requirements. This lesson gets the learners out of their seats, keeps them happy, focused and engaged as they work in teams building and creating. There’s nothing like zombies to capture the imagination of students! It's a great lesson that teachers of any subject can use with all ages from 6 to 16 and it won't go out of date (like a quiz might) so you can use it for years to come, which makes it excellent value at this price ! As well as being great fun and entertaining it is also educational and includes: literacy, numeracy, SMSC, team working skills, questions with answers, physical coordination skills, activities with answers, play ball game, joke telling etc High quality, ready to use lesson - great for teachers of all subjects! Happy teaching ! Barclayfox. Key words: Christmas English, Christmas Geography, Christmas Geog, Christmas History, Christmas French, Christmas activities, Christmas activity, Xmas, saving Christmas, Christmas literacy, quiz, quizzes, Xmas, practical, team work, fun, entertaining, engaging, SMSC, literacy, happy kids, fun learning, catapult, elf, elves, sleigh, reindeer, Christmas maths, Christmas English, Christmas English language, Christmas English literacy, Christmas PE, Christmas PSHE, Christmas RE, Christmas French, Christmas German, MFL, Christmas Sociology, Christmas Psychology, Christmas Physics, Christmas Chemistry, Christmas Biology, Mathematics, Christmas Design technology, Christmas product design, EBacc, BTec, Progress 8, Christmas engineering, drama, ICT, media, computer science, art, business, Spanish, navidad, advent, holiday, holidays.
barclayfox
STEM Directory

STEM Directory

I've put together a spreadsheet containing a list of companies, organisations and charities that provide resources, events, programmes and competitions, etc. to promote and encourage STEM in schools. I hope you find it useful. Let me know what you think-I'm always looking to improve the resources I make.
Bankler
Christmas: activities. Based on saving Christmas from Santa's evil brother! Fun Xmas activity.

Christmas: activities. Based on saving Christmas from Santa's evil brother! Fun Xmas activity.

Great fun Christmas activities, complete and ready to use. Lots of engaging and fun activities and a primary activity of building and firing straw air powered rockets in the classroom (no need to go outside). Please don't stop reading! This is not a lesson only for science teachers... A story is woven and as part of the lesson the learners build rockets to save Christmas from Safcut - who is Santa's evil brother. All instructions are included and the lesson teaches the learners almost automatically, this is NOT a lesson only for our friends the science teachers (although it's excellent for them too!) - any of us can use this fun and imaginative lesson. Who is Safcut? What's his plan? Can your class save Christmas? The length of the lesson is very flexible, there are activities you can miss out and on the other hand there is a Christmas cracker based extension. So, the lesson can easily last anywhere between 1/2 hour and 1 and a 1/2 hours depending on your needs. This is definitely not a Christmas quiz, it gets the learners out of their seats, keeps them focused and engaged as they work in teams building and creating. It's a great lesson you can use with all ages from 6 to 16 and it won't go out of date so you can use it for years to come, which makes it excellent value at this price ! As well as being great fun and entertaining it is also educational and it includes: literacy, SMSC, team working skills, cooperation, physical building skills, questions with answers, activities with answers, play ball game, what engineers do, identify parts of a rocket, joke telling etc High quality lesson, great for Science teachers, and all other teachers too! Happy teaching ! Barclayfox. Key words: Christmas: activities, Christmas activity, Xmas, saving Christmas, Santa's evil brother, quiz, Xmas. Practical, team work, fun, entertaining, engaging, SMSC, literacy, happy kids, fun learning, rockets, air power, pressure, balloons, elf, elves, sleigh, reindeer, Christmas maths, Christmas English, Christmas PE, Christmas History, Christmas Geography, Christmas PSHE, Christmas RE, Christmas French, Christmas German, MFL, Christmas Sociology, Christmas Psychology, Christmas Physics, Christmas Chemistry, Christmas Biology, Christmas Design technology, Christmas product design, Christmas engineering, drama, ICT, media, computer science, art, business, EBacc, BTec, Progress 8.
barclayfox
Material Properties Oxidation Alloys KS3 KS4

Material Properties Oxidation Alloys KS3 KS4

In this lesson, students are introduced to material properties, alloys and oxidation in line with GCSE assessment criteria for Design and Technology. The lesson consists of videos, class discussions, a writing task and a design task where students Sketch their own designs and choose the relevant material based on its properties. Finally there is an optional practical task demonstrating oxidation (requires lemon juice and a paint brush). Starter activity Preparatory theory task Class discussion/questioning and videos Design (consolidation) Task If you enjoyed this lesson, please see the other lessons in this or other Product Design series/SOW (where the full iterative design process is covered). In this unit, pupils will gain an understanding into the importance of sustainability and applied practical Science in Product Design.
elliottwalker
Fossil Fuels and Sustainable Energy KS3 KS4

Fossil Fuels and Sustainable Energy KS3 KS4

In this lesson, students are introduced to fossil fuels and their impact on the environment through global warming in line with GCSE assessment criteria for Design and Technology. The lesson consists of videos, class discussions, a writing task and finally a design task. Starter activity Preparatory theory task Class discussion/questioning and videos Design (consolidation) Task If you enjoyed this lesson, please see the other lessons in this or other Product Design series/SOW (where the full iterative design process is covered). In this unit, pupils will gain an understanding into the importance of sustainability and applied practical Science in Product Design.
elliottwalker
Making rockets - student experiment, balloon rockets, engineering process, design, build, test. Fun.

Making rockets - student experiment, balloon rockets, engineering process, design, build, test. Fun.

Complete lesson guiding the children in your class to work in teams to design, build, test and improve their own rocket in the classroom (no need to go outside). Fun and engaging lesson can be used at any time during the year but would also be great fun at the end of term, or end of half term, or the end of year, or even at Christmas. Suitable for a wide age range from 6 to 16 years. Complete, ready to use. Great lesson and fantastic value at this price ! Have fun and learn... :-) PLEASE NOTE: As usual the tes preview images are a mess - this is something to do with the preview maker they use, the real PowerPoint is perfect. Thanks for reading. KEY SEARCH WORDS Rockets, model rocket, build a rocket, make a rocket, straw rocket, balloon rocket, Christmas, Xmas, Easter, holiday, holiday fun, half term, half term, fun lesson, FUN lesson, Fun lesson, NASA, space, moon, going to the moon, space shuttle, Christmas activities, Noel, Santa, Santa Clause, Navidad, father Christmas, Physics, forces, motion, energy.
jackwiseman1984
Mighty Eggs and Arches

Mighty Eggs and Arches

This resource contains a number of activities all clearly detailed into a comprehensive lesson plan. Includes: 2 x egg experiments Arches activity Background info Factsheet 4 x worksheets Egg drop challenge, detailed instructions Plus lots of tips, extension activities and helpful links. I have used this myself as part of a STEM club, so I know the activities work, they are popular with kids and they work well within lesson timescales.
hafriends
Montessori Timeline: History of the Telephone

Montessori Timeline: History of the Telephone

The telephone is one of the most well-used inventions today. Over the past 15 decades, much has happened in terms of development. This timeline is a concrete representation of that history, giving a hands-on experience of the time that has passed. The control booklet allows for autonomous error correction, making the whole learning experience more authentic.
lcallard21