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Place Value - Year 1, Key stage 1

Place Value - Year 1, Key stage 1

In this lesson, learners will be able to identify and represent numbers using objects and pictorial representations. They will be able to read and write numbers to 100 in numerals. They will be able to read and write numbers from 1 to 20 in numerals and words. Lesson can be used as whole class teaching by teachers and at home by learners. Lots of drag and drop activity with instant feedback. To access online choose the multiscreen.html file. To access offline choose the swf file. Contains 22 Interactive pages

By skoolmaths

Ordering & Comparing Numbers - Year 1, Key stage 1

Ordering & Comparing Numbers - Year 1, Key stage 1

In this lesson, learners are able to identify and represent numbers using objects and pictorial representations including the number line, use the language of: equal to, more than, less than (fewer), most, least. Given a number, they are able to identify one more and one less. Lesson can be used as whole class teaching by teachers and at home by learners. Lots of drag and drop activity with instant feedback. To access online choose the multiscreen.html file. To access offline choose the swf file. Contains 61 Interactive pages

By skoolmaths

Congruency and Similarities - Year 9, Key stage 3

Congruency and Similarities - Year 9, Key stage 3

In this lesson: Learners are able to apply the concepts of congruence and similarity, including the relationships between lengths, {areas and volumes} in similar figures The topics covered in this lesson includes: Congruent shapes Similar shapes Ratio of similar shapes Lesson can be used as whole class teaching by teachers and at home by learners. Lots of drag and drop activity with instant feedback. To access online choose the multiscreen.html file. To access offline choose the swf file. Contains 39 Interactive pages

By skoolmaths

Constructions - Year 9, Key stage 3

Constructions - Year 9, Key stage 3

In this lesson, learners will be able to derive and use the standard ruler and compass to construct the perpendicular bisector of a line segment; construct a perpendicular to a given line from/at a given point and bisect a given angle. They will recognise and use the perpendicular distance from a point to a line as the shortest distance to the line. Lesson can be used as whole class teaching by teachers and at home by learners. Lots of drag and drop activity with instant feedback. To access online choose the multiscreen.html file. To access offline choose the swf file. Contains 20 Interactive pages

By skoolmaths

Pride and Prejudice Lesson Bundle!

Pride and Prejudice Lesson Bundle!

This engaging, varied, and informative scheme of learning is designed to help students gain understanding, assessment skills, and key interpretations of Jane Austen's 'Pride and Prejudice.' Made up of a wide-range of interesting and exciting lessons, students should complete this scheme having gathered vital skills in: interpreting the significant meanings of the text, understanding the writer's ideas within the text, analysing key characters, settings, and themes, and understanding Austen's use of language. Stimulating, visual, and easily adaptable, these lessons provide suggested learning objectives and outcomes for students of a wide-range of abilities - The vast majority of tasks are differentiated to allow for different abilities and needs in your classroom. Each lesson loosely follows this logical learning journey to ensure that students learn in bite-size steps: - Engaging - Defining/ Understanding - Identifying/Remembering - Analysing/ Creating - Peer or self evaluating. All of the lessons are interactive, employ a variety of different teaching and learning methods and styles, and are visually-engaging. Whole-lesson PowerPoints, activity resources, worksheets, and lesson plans are all provided.

By TandLGuru

Pride and Prejudice - The Bennet Sisters!

Pride and Prejudice - The Bennet Sisters!

In this engaging and informative lesson, students develop a deeper understanding of the Bennet sisters in Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. In particular, students compare and contrast the sisters’ physical and emotional characteristics, and comprehend how each sister is implicated within the plot. The lesson follows a step-by-step learning journey, in which students learn through: - Playing a fun quiz to determine 'Which Sister?' is involved in different plot events; - Reading and understanding how the sisters are introduced in the novel, using relevant textual evidence; - Retrieving information from the text to create character profiles for each sister, including their age, physical and emotional descriptions; - Comparing and contrasting each of the Bennet sisters analytically; - Peer assessing each other's learning attempts. Included is: - Whole lesson PowerPoint - colourful and comprehensive; - Extracts from Chapters 1, 2, and 3; - 'Character Profile task resources - in Word and PDF form; - Supportive and clear essay template; - Comprehensive lesson plan. There are also opportunities for group learning, peer assessment, and whole class discussion. These resources were originally taught to GCSE students, but with subtle adaptations they have also been used with both younger and older (up to A Level) students. All images are licensed for commercial use, and image rights are listed on the last page of the presentation.

By TandLGuru

Baseline proforma for EYFS Reception Dev Matters:   Specific Areas

Baseline proforma for EYFS Reception Dev Matters: Specific Areas

You cannot be in denial for any longer....start of term is here (I know, groan!) So you have a new group of tiddlers starting your Reception class and your Senior Management want Baseline data RIGHT NOW or preferably sooner. So after you have wiped away the tears, where on the Development Matters document is the little one you are observing? I hope that you will be able to use the proforma that I have made to be able to group children 'best-fit' according to their developmental stage. Then you just need to present it to your senior boss in the format they are used to: eProfile, learning ladders etc I thank the wonderful website ABCDoes for giving me the idea for the general look of the proforma and the idea that if I can use this for baseline, then every child has their next steps ready to go. By then using the ABCDoes adult guided proforma, I can plan one or two adult guided activities using the baseline proforma to make sure every child is covering their next steps. Job done!

By Hexenkind

Baseline proforma for EYFS Reception Dev Matters:  Prime areas

Baseline proforma for EYFS Reception Dev Matters: Prime areas

So you have a new group of tiddlers starting your Reception class and your Senior Management want Baseline data RIGHT NOW or preferably sooner. So after you have wiped away the tears, where on the Development Matters document is the little one you are observing? I hope that you will be able to use the proforma to be able to group children 'best-fit' according to their developmental stage. I thank the wonderful website ABCDoes for giving me the idea for the general look of the proforma and the idea that if I can use this for baseline, then every child has their next steps ready to go. By then using the ABCDoes adult guided proforma, I can plan one or two adult guided activities using the baseline proforma to make sure every child is covering their next steps. Job done!

By Hexenkind

Edexcel 9-1 GCSE - American West Revision Guide

Edexcel 9-1 GCSE - American West Revision Guide

Edexcel 9-1 GCSE American West 1835-1895 New 2016 Specification Revision guide covering the complete American West topic. Contains detailed top level (Grade 9)l knowledge on all aspects of the course, covering the specification from Edexcel Includes over 30 exam questions (Consequences, Importance and Narrative Analysis) with 'how to' guide Knowledge Organiser included alongside contents page Visually laid out revision guide with images aiding information. Can be used for revision, homework, interleaving, within class teaching and as a basis for a workbook. Cheap to print for students (70p a copy) which is cheaper than purchasing multiple revision guides which can lack detailed content for higher ability students. Please see my other lessons and resources Feedback welcome @mrthorntonteach

By MrThorntonTeach

Pride and Prejudice - Mrs Bennet!

Pride and Prejudice - Mrs Bennet!

In this engaging and informative lesson, students are enabled to make sustained and developed interpretations regarding the introduction and development of the character of Mrs Bennet in 'Pride and Prejudice.' In particular, students learn about how her tiresome, ungraceful, single-minded behaviour ironically alienates the very suitors that she hopes to attract for her daughters. The lesson follows a step-by-step learning journey, in which students learn through: - Establishing the extent to which Mrs Bennet fits the requirements of the 'Regency mother'; - Reading and understanding how Mrs Bennet is introduced in the novel, using relevant textual evidence; - Tracking how her character develops through the notable events of the novel; - Analysing how Austen introduces and develops Mrs Bennet's character throughout the novel; - Peer assessing each other's learning attempts. Included is: - Whole lesson PowerPoint - colourful and comprehensive; - Extract from Chapter 1; - 'Development of Mrs Bennet' task resources - with teacher answer sheet; - Supportive and clear essay template; - Comprehensive lesson plan. There are also opportunities for group learning, peer assessment, and whole class discussion. These resources were originally taught to GCSE students, but with subtle adaptations they have also been used with both younger and older (up to A Level) students. All images are licensed for commercial use, and image rights are listed on the last page of the presentation.

By TandLGuru

Pride and Prejudice - Mr Darcy

Pride and Prejudice - Mr Darcy

In this engaging and informative lesson, students are enabled to make sustained and developed interpretations regarding the introduction and development of the character of Mr Darcy in 'Pride and Prejudice.' In particular, students learn about how he at first appears solely proud and aloof, before studying the events through which the more subtle aspects of his character emerge. The lesson follows a step-by-step learning journey, in which students learn through: - Establishing how Darcy fits the criteria of the 'Romantic Hero;' - Reading and understanding how Darcy is introduced in the novel, using relevant textual evidence; - Tracking how his character develops through the notable events of the novel; - Analysing how Austen introduces and develops Darcy's character through plot events and Elizabeth's thoughts; - Peer assessing each other's learning attempts. Included is: - Whole lesson PowerPoint - colourful and comprehensive; - Extract from Chapter 3; - 'Development of Darcy' task resources - with teacher answer sheet; - Supportive and clear essay template; - Comprehensive lesson plan. There are also opportunities for group learning, peer assessment, and whole class discussion. These resources were originally taught to GCSE students, but with subtle adaptations they have also been used with both younger and older (up to A Level) students. All images are licensed for commercial use, and image rights are listed on the last page of the presentation.

By TandLGuru

Pride and Prejudice - Elizabeth Bennet

Pride and Prejudice - Elizabeth Bennet

In this engaging and informative lesson, students are enabled to make clear and insightful interpretations of Elizabeth Bennet – the chief protagonist in Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice. In particular, students learn about her key characteristics- such as her strong ideas, wit, intelligence, grace, and good humour – and relate these to ideas of societal expectations of the time. The lesson follows a step-by-step learning journey, in which students learn through: - Playing a fun and interactive quiz to determine the key events and family life of Elizabeth Bennet; - Establishing her characteristics and traits, utilising textual evidence; - Analysing Elizabeth's character in relation to the expectations of society in the Regency Era; - Creating clear and creative diary entries, using an in-depth understanding of Elizabeth's character; - Peer assessing each other's learning attempts. Included is: - Whole lesson PowerPoint - colourful and comprehensive; - 'Character Traits of Elizabeth' task resources - with teacher answer sheet; - 'Elizabeth in Context' task resources - with teacher answer sheet; - Comprehensive lesson plan. There are also opportunities for group learning, peer assessment, and whole class discussion. These resources were originally taught to GCSE students, but with subtle adaptations they have also been used with both younger and older (up to A Level) students. All images are licensed for commercial use, and image rights are listed on the last page of the presentation.

By TandLGuru