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Y2 Science: Everyday Materials Bundle

Y2 Science: Everyday Materials Bundle

A collection of resources suitable for year 2 science topics about everyday materials. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277

Y1 Science: Everyday Materials Bundle

Y1 Science: Everyday Materials Bundle

A collection of year 1 science resources that can be used as part of lessons on everyday materials. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277

KS1 Our Home Bundle

KS1 Our Home Bundle

A collection of resources that could be used as part of a KS1 topic about our home, and the places where we live. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277

Electrical Safety

Electrical Safety

A collection of photos that I will be putting together on the topic of electrical safety. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277

Slate: Materials and Properties

Slate: Materials and Properties

A collection of photos that I will be adding to over time for my students and for other teachers, on the topic of materials and their properties. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277

First Day of School - 3 Leg Table Team Building Activity (Back to School)

First Day of School - 3 Leg Table Team Building Activity (Back to School)

This project is a great way to get students moving, interacting and working as a team the first day of school. It also is an exceptionally memorable activity that students remember and talk about throughout the year. Set the tone of your classroom as a student led, cooperative and supportive classroom as students work together to build a 3 leg table that will support a stack of books using limited supplies. You can use this as a first day of school activity or as a one-day activity at any time during the year. This lesson was created for 7th and 8th grade, but could also be used successfully in upper elementary grades. Files included: • Teacher Instructions • 3 Leg Table Building Activity Instructions (printable for teams and display sized, suitable for a projector or SmartBoard) • Team Drawing Sheet

By innovationsintechnology

Assertiveness - Workbook and Powerpoint Presentation

Assertiveness - Workbook and Powerpoint Presentation

This 10 page resource looks at different forms of communication and their application in the workforce. It is an interactive lesson that looks at passive, aggressive, assertive and indirect behaviours. There is opportunity for pair work and group work activities and discussion that explores the best way to handle situations. The PowerPoint presentation is an interactive lesson that covers Passive, Aggressive and Assertive behaviour types. It covers self confidence, definitions and the use of "I" statements for effective communication. The video gives some good examples and phrases that can be used to practice assertiveness. I have used this with small groups of learners and it has been very well received. The session concludes with students carrying out roleplay activities.

By biowriterab

Exploring Careers:  Architecture & Construction Career Cluster

Exploring Careers: Architecture & Construction Career Cluster

This career unit gives students an introduction to the architecture and construction career cluster and what a career in this field would be like. This is perfect for a career, technology, CTE or business class. The included PowerPoint presentation can be used by the teacher for whole class instruction, or provided to the students electronically (or as a printout) for them to review individually. Students use close reading skills with a short informational passage to learn about the career field and answer questions to use critical thinking skills and demonstrate their understanding. Two different puzzles are included to learn different jobs in the career and to reinforce vocabulary skills. A technology based research project is included to allow students to use critical thinking and creativity to further explore the career field by researching a famous building. Additionally, a group project to redesign the classroom that can be completed without student computer access is provided to simulate the career and allow students to utilize critical thinking skills and teamwork. Finally, a short reflection questionnaire gives students the opportunity to reflect and analyze their learning as they determine if this career field is of interest to them. The project was created for grades 7-8 but could easily be used with high school students. The teacher can choose to use some or all of the provided lesson options included in this resource. Files Included with this Lesson • Teacher & Student Notes and Resources • Introduction to Architecture & Construction Careers PowerPoint presentation (editable) • Introduction to Architecture & Construction Careers Research Reading and Questions • Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle (includes answer key) • Job Type Word Search Puzzle (includes answer key) • Technology based Creative Research Project Instructions and Rubric • Architecture & Construction Redesign the Classroom Group Project Instructions and Rubric • Architecture & Construction Career Reflection Questions (MS Word)

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Telephone Etiquette Roleplay Cards and message pad template

Telephone Etiquette Roleplay Cards and message pad template

This resource contains various phone call situations that occur at work. It also contains a set of blank cards for learners to make up their own scenarios as well as message pad templates. It is important that the person answering the call uses correct telephone etiquette and takes down the message accurately. They can be used as part of or a whole lesson on telephone etiquette, which is an important customer service skill. Instructions: 1. Use the Word document to make any changes to the scenarios. Go straight to 2 if no changes are required. 2. Print out as many copies of page 3 as you need. (Will depend on number of pairs). 3. Cut out with scissors or guillotine 4. Page 5 contains phone message pads. Use them to take messages. To do the activity, all you need is two students, one with paper and pen for taking a message. Have your students sit back to back so they cannot use non-verbal cues to understand what their partner is saying. That way the role-play will be more like a real telephone conversation.

By biowriterab

Designing Novelty Architecture - Project Based Learning

Designing Novelty Architecture - Project Based Learning

The unusual and creative designs of Novelty Architecture are immediately interesting to middle school students. This lesson is perfect for an introduction to engineering, design, CAD, careers, advertising/marketing or history. After a class discussion about the examples in the PowerPoint (and/or the additional examples in the resources section), students design their own functional building that meets the criteria for novelty architecture. They explore some of the potential problems in designing a building of this type and have the opportunity to utilize their creative skills as they find a unique way to create a building that looks like the company’s product or service. Included with this Lesson • Teacher Resources and Lesson Overview • PowerPoint of examples of Novelty Architecture • Project Expectations for Novelty Architecture Design (includes rubric) My 7th and 8th graders love this project each year and I hope yours will too!

By innovationsintechnology

Interior Design: Design Your Dream House - Career Simulation

Interior Design: Design Your Dream House - Career Simulation

Perfect for art, engineering, CTE or technology classes, this project based learning lesson lets students design their own floor plan using their choice of two different Web 2.0 tools. Next, they furnish the house and finally, they give a detailed explanation of the types of furniture and colors they chose for each room on a detailed chart. Included in the file: * Teacher and Student Resources, including video and extension activities * Project Expectations and Grading Rubric * Room Chart for furniture and color choices * Sample Floor Plan Projects I've used this with 7th and 8th graders as they study the Architecture and Construction careers as a real world project that Architects and Interior Designers would do and it's always a hit! I hope your students enjoy it as much as mine have.

By innovationsintechnology

Exploring Careers: Landscape Architect - Career Simulation

Exploring Careers: Landscape Architect - Career Simulation

Learning about Careers – Landscape Architecture Simulation project gives students an opportunity to experience what Landscape Architects actually do. This is perfect for a technology, business or marketing class, or a class that focuses on careers. Students use Web 2.0 tools (Plan a Garden, Small Blue Print Planner, or Sketchup to design an amazing outdoor area for a home. This project was created for a grade 7-8 Career Exploration class, but could easily be adapted for older students. Files Included with this Lesson • Teacher & Student Notes and Resources • PowerPoint Presentation (teacher led introduction to the career) • Landscape Design Simulation Lesson Expectations, Instructions and Rubric • Sample Designs

By innovationsintechnology