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Numbers- dice game addition, recording and group game

Numbers- dice game addition, recording and group game

Suitable for Pre-schoolers, Reception, SEN. Suitable for all abilities. Can be used as paired or group work. Great for social skills. Take it in turns to roll the dice, count the number you roll, then mark off the correct number on the worksheet, recording your rolled number. The first to mark off all the boxes wins. Lower abilities- use spotted dice to enable 1-to-1 counting. Middle abilities- use numbered dice. Higher abilities- use numbered dice. Could be extended to get them to start at the number (either 50 or 65) then subtract each throw, recording the sum on the back of the worksheet.

By smidgealot

Fidget Spinner 'Back to School' Activity - 'All About Me' Activity Pack,  Great For Class Display!

Fidget Spinner 'Back to School' Activity - 'All About Me' Activity Pack, Great For Class Display!

This ‘All about me’ pack is a great back to school activity for getting to know your new class. The pack consists of 12 fidget spinners for your pupils to write or draw on about hopes for the end of the school year, dreams for the future, what makes them happy/angry, what they are good at, want to be better at and things they really want you to know! !! A no hassle pack that doesn't require any preparation from you! Just print in your choice of colour or black and white! Brilliant when cut out, threaded together and hung to create a fidget spinner mobile. Looks stunning when used as a whole class display! Please rate and leave feedback for this product! Follow for more resources and Special Education resources! Good luck on your return to school, you got this!!

By theautismplayground

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Diary Activity

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Diary Activity

This diary is great used alongside the story ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ by Eric Carle. Great to be used with EYFS, Special Needs pupils or pupils with EAL Group activity and worksheets included!! The pack includes: 2 Diary front cover options Group Diary - 5 diary pages: day of the week, foods tried, comment on how it tasted. Also hidden caterpillars on each page! Individual Diary - to allow children to draw/write what they practiced as a group. All of the foods found in the story! A TEACCH task great for independent work! Just print, cut, laminate and velcro! Great bound as a book! Great for speaking and listening, days of the week, commenting, group participation and encouraging those with restrictive diets to explore new foods! The TEACCH task is a lovely activity to help build independence!

By theautismplayground

Visual timetable icon pack

Visual timetable icon pack

Individual icons for creating your own personalised visual timetables. Use them for creating individual student timetables. Update! Added Technology icon and blank timetable.

By andrewdicken

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

CVC 'I Can Read' Word Cards

CVC 'I Can Read' Word Cards

Do you have students still learning to read all the way through a word? Try our CVC 'I Can Read' Word cards! With real life photos as visual support, children are asked to read and find the correct word. With 40 different cards included, just add clothes pegs or counters to mark the correct word. Perfect for literacy center rotations or Daily 5 Word Work.

By clevermonkey

CVC Say It Read It Make It Write It Word Mats

CVC Say It Read It Make It Write It Word Mats

Similar to our super popular 'Say It Make It Write It' word mats, this CVC version uses real life photos as visual prompts to read the correct CVC word before making it from play dough or magnetic letters then writing the word. These multi-sensory mats will be a hit in your literacy centres!

By clevermonkey

Number Word Mats 0-10 With Real Life Photos

Number Word Mats 0-10 With Real Life Photos

Perfect for building number sense in the Early Years, these number word mats for number between zero and ten utilise real life photos of hands displaying the number. Children are then invited to read the correct word to match the number, draw the amount in the blank ten frame along with make it using playdough or wix stix and then write the number word.

By clevermonkey

Initial Sounds Circles plus Matching Upper and Lower Case Letters

Initial Sounds Circles plus Matching Upper and Lower Case Letters

These letter and sound circles are a fun hands-on way to learn upper and lower case letters and beginning letter sounds plus alphabetical order all in one printable! Also included are color/colour match versions as well! Just print on lightweight card stock for added durability, laminate then add some clothes pegs to match to the real life photos or the letters.

By clevermonkey

Rhyming Words 3 Part Puzzle Cards for Literacy Centres

Rhyming Words 3 Part Puzzle Cards for Literacy Centres

These 3 part rhyming word cards are a fun, hands-on way to explore rhyme. Including CVC word families, blend and digraphs, these cards offer children real life photos as visual support for beginning readers learning to recognise and produce rhyme. Just print, laminate and cut them out to add to your literacy centres!

By clevermonkey

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