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Year 2 Reading Comprehension Paper - How animals change as they grow

Year 2 Reading Comprehension Paper - How animals change as they grow

This resource is a non-fiction comprehension activity for year 2. It is based on the KS1 SATs reading paper and includes 3 differentiated levels. There are a range of 'what,' 'how,' and 'why' questions, some multiple choice tick questions and some that require more detailed answers. The activity is also laid out in a similar way to the SATs booklets, with four pages of pictures and short written extracts to read and 2-3 questions per page. This comprehension is all about how animals change as they grow and focuses on caterpillars, chicks and humans. Perfect for cross-curricular learning, covering the Literacy and Science curriculum at the same time. PDF file format and editable Microsoft word format included in the price.
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Red Dog Activity Pack

Red Dog Activity Pack

Red Dog Activity Pack Red Dog Handout Red Dog Crossword Red Dog Comic Strip and Storyboard Red Dog Word Search Dog Clip Art PP - 45 slides
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New Zealand Birds – Postage Stamps - Black and White

New Zealand Birds – Postage Stamps - Black and White

10 native NZ birds on postage stamps. Colour, cut and display. The Birds: ♦ Kākāpō ♦ Kea ♦ Pīwakawaka (Fantail) ♦ Pūkeko ♦ Tūī ♦ Weka ♦ Kererū ♦ Ruru (Morepork) ♦ Kiwi ♦ Hoiho (Yellow-Eyed Penguin) Blank Templates: Two blank templates are also included for your students to design their own NZ Bird stamp. ♦ Completely blank – just the outside frame. ♦ With the word AOTEAROA and $1 inside the frame. Made on A4 size paper. Each stamp is slightly smaller than full A4 size. Orientation: ♦ 6 portrait ♦ 4 landscape This set of stamps is also available in COLOUR. Head to my store to view these. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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New Zealand Birds – Postage Stamps

New Zealand Birds – Postage Stamps

10 native NZ birds on postage stamps. These will look fabulous on your classroom wall. The Birds: ♦ Kākāpō ♦ Kea ♦ Pīwakawaka (Fantail) ♦ Pūkeko ♦ Tūī ♦ Weka ♦ Kererū ♦ Ruru (Morepork) ♦ Kiwi ♦ Hoiho (Yellow-Eyed Penguin) Blank Templates: Two blank templates are also included for your students to design their own NZ Bird stamp. ♦ Completely blank – just the outside frame. ♦ With the word AOTEAROA and $1 inside the frame. Made on A4 size paper. Each stamp is slightly smaller than full A4 size. Orientation: ♦ 6 portrait ♦ 4 landscape This set of stamps is also available in BLACK & WHITE. Head to my store to view these. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Māori Myths and Legends - Fantail Craft

Māori Myths and Legends - Fantail Craft

The fantail (pīwakawaka) features in many Māori myths and legends. This craft activity can be used for any of the stories (or alternatively, for a study on New Zealand birds). Students write or draw on the tail fan and then attach it to the bird. You can add as many tail fans as you wish. Two Options: ♦ Attach the tail fan(s) to a bird that has been cut out. ♦ Attach the tail fan(s) to a bird that is on a sheet of paper (you will probably need a long-armed stapler for this option). Two Sets of Templates: ♦ Fantail facing right. ♦ Fantail facing left. Writing / Drawing Suggestions: ♦ Write facts about fantails. ♦ Draw your favourite part of the story. ♦ Give the story a rating out of 10 and give a reason. ♦ Write about the story (plot, setting, characters, message, etc). ♦ Draw a fantail and add labels. ♦ Write about where you’d like to fly to if you were a fantail. ♦ Write vocabulary from the story (English / Te Reo). The tail fans are completely blank (no lines for writing). If you would like lines, then I suggest you draw some before photocopying. Designed on A4 size paper. Approximate size when cut out is 23cm by 16cm. The Templates (right and left facing): ♦ Bird with page border, tree branches and the word ‘pīwakawaka’. ♦ Bird. ♦ 1x feather tail fan and 1x blank tail fan. ♦ 2 x feather tail fans. ♦ 2 x blank tail fans. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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New Zealand Kiwi Craft – Flip Flap

New Zealand Kiwi Craft – Flip Flap

A fun kiwi bird template that can be used for a wide variety of learning activities. Write or draw whatever you wish on the body ‘flaps’. Add as many flaps as you’d like. Two Options: ♦ Kiwi – on paper with a border. Staple the flaps to the body. Less cutting so this option may suit younger students. ♦ Kiwi – cut out and staple the flaps to the body. Two Orientations: ♦ Kiwi facing right. ♦ Kiwi facing left. Two Options for Stapling: ♦ At the neck – turn the pages sideways. ♦ At the top – lift the pages up. Included: ♦ Kiwi – with page border, tree branches and the word ‘Kiwi’. ♦ Kiwi - body (for cutting out). ♦ 1x feathered body piece and 1 x blank body piece. ♦ 2x feathered body pieces. ♦ 2x blank body pieces. ♦ 2x lined body pieces. Some Examples of Use: ♦ Reading response activity (eg Māori myths and legends). ♦ Facts about kiwis / New Zealand / New Zealanders. ♦ Poetry. ♦ Art – make a background and glue the kiwi onto it. ♦ Conservation topics. Made on A4 size paper. Approximate size when cut out: 27cm x 17cm. A fairly basic shape to cut out. The only tricky part is cutting around the whiskers. I highly recommend just cutting them off. Please note that this resource is similar to a kiwi template that I have for the story How the Kiwi Lost its Wings. Head to my store to view. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Year 2 Reading Comprehension - Food Chains

Year 2 Reading Comprehension - Food Chains

This resource is a non-fiction comprehension booklet aimed at year 2. It is all about food chains and lets children look at three different food chains, which are explained by one animal or plant in the chain. Perfect to cover the English and Science curriculum. The booklet is based on the KS1 SATs reading paper and includes 3 differentiated levels and answers. PDF file format and editable Microsoft word format included, so that you can adapt it to suit your class's needs.
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Types of Flies Animals Insects Wordsearch Sheet Keywords KS3 Settler Starter Cover Lesson

Types of Flies Animals Insects Wordsearch Sheet Keywords KS3 Settler Starter Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Flies'. 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!
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Animal Adaptations PowerPoint Show Physical Vs Behavioral

Animal Adaptations PowerPoint Show Physical Vs Behavioral

This Animal Adaptations Presentation looks at the differences between physical and behavioral animal adaptations. It provides examples with high quality images to reinforce the children's learning and talking points. At the end of the presentation there are further images to provide the students with an opportunity to explain what they have learnt. Presentation Topics: - Behavioral Vs Physical Adaptations - Webbed Feet - Sharp Claws - Whiskers - Sharp Teeth - Large Beaks - Wings/Flying - Hooves - The Body and Camouflage - What Adaptations Can You See Please remember to follow me Enjoy
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Year 2 Reading Comprehension - Microhabitats

Year 2 Reading Comprehension - Microhabitats

A FREE resource from Blossoming Minds! This resource is a non-fiction comprehension booklet aimed at year 2. It is all about microhabitats and looks at the definition of a microhabitat, followed by a short look at three focus microhabitats. Perfect to cover the English and Science curriculum. The booklet is based on the KS1 SATs reading paper and includes 3 differentiated levels and answers. PDF file format and editable Microsoft word format included, so that you can adapt it to suit your class's needs. Find many more great value comprehensions and many more resources at: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/blossomingminds
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