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Father's Day Games

Father's Day Games

Celebrate Father's Day with these fun games for the whole family! This set includes Father's Day themed BINGO, Dominoes, and Memory. This is an electronic product that comes in pdf format.
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Christmas Grammar Game

Christmas Grammar Game

Are you ready to have some fun with grammar during this holiday season? Create this game, and then see if you can name the nouns, verbs, and adjectives of Christmas. Everything is provided for you, including rules, templates, an answer key, and additional resources! This ebook is a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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Christmas Riddles & Word Scrambles

Christmas Riddles & Word Scrambles

Ready for some laughs and fun? See if you can answer these Christmas riddles, and then unscramble the Christmas words! Try them out on your family and friends! This ebook is a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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Christmas Knock-Knock Jokes

Christmas Knock-Knock Jokes

Christmas laughs, anyone? Have fun with these timeless Christmas knock-knock jokes. This is a FREE product provided to you from Knowledge Box Central. This ebook is a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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Christmas Symbols Lapbook

Christmas Symbols Lapbook

Have you ever wondered about the symbols of Christmas and how they originated? With this product, you will create 26 foldable booklets for you to use in a Lapbook or Interactive Notebook. The interactive foldable booklets include: • Christmas Trees, Ornaments, Lights • Wreaths • Christmas Plants • Santa Claus, St. Nick, & Elves • Stockins • GIft Giving • Bells • Crackers • Nativity • Stars • “Xmas” • Colors of Christmas • Legend of the Candy Cane • Christmas Cards • Angels • Candles • Snow • More! This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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Valentine's Day Lapbook

Valentine's Day Lapbook

Happy Valentine’s Day! Celebrate this unique holiday of love with games, word searches, mazes, songs and more. Using this unique hands-on tool to explore this holiday and its traditions will guarantee a time of great fun and learning. Includes a Study Guide and a list of resources for additional study. Create booklets to place inside the Lapbook folders, and improve retention of the information. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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Thanksgiving Lapbook

Thanksgiving Lapbook

Happy Thanksgiving! Why not use this hands-on tool to explore this holiday and its traditions? Create Interactive Foldable Booklets to place inside the Lapbook folders or glue them in to your Interactive Notebook. These activities improve retention of the information! Includes a Study Guide that can be used for teaching the topic. This product can stand alone or be used as a supplement to any other curriculum. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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The Winter Olympics 2018 - 90 Slide Lesson / Assembly Presentation / 50 Question PowerPoint Quiz

The Winter Olympics 2018 - 90 Slide Lesson / Assembly Presentation / 50 Question PowerPoint Quiz

This resource contains a fully editable 90-slide PowerPoint presentation and a 50-slide interactive PowerPoint quiz on the Winter Olympics and the 2018 Olympic Winter Games at PyeongChang, Korea. Presentation The PowerPoint makes reference to - The History of the Winter Olympics - The events in the Winter Games - GB's performances and achievements in past Olympics - Eddie the Eagle - GB's ten gold medallists - PyeongChang 2018 - The Venues and Stadiums - The PyeongChang 2018 mascot and torch - Team GB and medal hopes for PyeongChang The presentation includes hyperlinks to a sneak preview of PyeongChang, a short video about Soohorang, the events taking place at the Games, Eddie the Eagle's ski jumping, John Curry and Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean's ice-dances and the amazing snowboarders, Jamie Nicholls and Katie Ormerod, in action. Quiz The quiz contains 50 questions, with three multiple choice answers, with varying degrees of challenge. Questions focus on - The history of the Winter Olympics - The events in the Winter Games - GB's performances and achievements in past Olympics - PyeongChang 2018 The quiz can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. The answers can be found by clicking on the snowboard image on the bottom right-hand corner of each slide. Answers can be given either as you go through the quiz or at the end. A question and answer sheet are provided to allow individuals/teams to record their answers. Sample questions: - Where were the first modern Olympic Winter Games held in 1924? - How many sports were there in the first modern Olympic Winter Games held in 1924? - When was the last year that the Winter Games and Summer Games were held in the same year? - Which two events does the biathlon include? - What event has been an Olympic sport for men since the Winter Games began and allowed women for the first time in Sochi 2014? - In which event do athletes race down an ice track singly or in pairs, sliding on their backs? - Which monarch has competed in five Winter Olympics? - How many gold medals has Great Britain won in the Winter Olympics? - What animal, regarded by the Koreans as their guardian animal, is the 2018 mascot? Thinking of publishing your own resources or already an author and want to improve your resources and sales? Check out this 'must have' step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide
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February Escape Rooms- 5 pack: Valentine's, Groundhog, Black History

February Escape Rooms- 5 pack: Valentine's, Groundhog, Black History

The 5 pack Bundle of Escape Rooms will take students on 5 separate secret missions around the classroom! The escape rooms have students decode interesting facts that honor the achievements of Black Americans and Abraham Lincoln. Also included are escape rooms that include fun facts about Groundhog Day and Valentine's Day. There are two Black History Escape rooms included! This is the perfect activity to introduce Black History Month or celebrate the February holidays. Each Escape Room has students walking around the classroom breaking codes. Students are given a secret code name and sent on a secret missions. The codes include ciphers, Morse code, cryptograms and a final 4 digit code based on the decoders/clues. Each clue and code is different. The codes require students to think differently to decipher or decode them. Some codes are easier than others. Some codes require critical thinking to determine what a letter/symbol stands for. Each code will reveal interesting facts about February holidays, Black Americans or Abraham Lincoln. The use of secret code will keep your students engaged while competing to find the final code. Students can report the final code to you. If you wanted to, you could purchase a 4 digit lock that you program, but it is not necessary at all! No props needed!! This is a NO PREP, PRINT & GO Activity! Students are sent on a “secret mission” and given a back story to ignite their active learning skills. They are given a code name which makes them feel as if they are part of the secret mission. Students practice hands-on, practical problem solving skills all while learning about important February dates and celebrations. Your students will be inspired to think outside the box! The best age range for this resource is 8+. Please look at the preview to determine if this resource works for your age group. Younger students may need some help with some of the more difficult codes. You can use the pre-labeled clues or you can challenge older kids to choose/find the decoder that works for each of the clues. A set of labeled and non-labeled decoders are included for differentiation. Once your students try one of my escape rooms, they will beg for more! This activity is for all types of learners, especially kinesthetic. In addition to learning or reinforcing the subject matter, my escape rooms encourage teamwork and critical thinking. As a “timed” challenge, students will be engaged from beginning to end! An answer key and teacher directions are provided. Time needed: 30-60 minutes Save over 20% with this bundle!
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New Years Around the World Lapbook

New Years Around the World Lapbook

Ever wondered how New Years is celebrated in other countries? Use this hands-on tool to explore this celebration around the world. Create booklets to place inside the Lapbook folders, and improve retention of the information. Includes a Study Guide that can be used for teaching the topic. This product can stand alone or be used as a supplement to any other curriculum. Depending on the maturity level of the child and the parent involvement, this product could be used with all grade levels. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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Year 2 Reading Comprehension Pack - Seasons

Year 2 Reading Comprehension Pack - Seasons

A collection of twelve non-fiction comprehension activities for year 2, all with the theme of seasons. There are three different comprehension booklets for each season, covering what happens in that season, what activities you can do in it and what happens to the wildlife. Perfect for cross-curricular learning throughout the year! Each booklet comes in 3 differentiated levels. They are all based on the reading SATs paper, containing a similar style of questions and the same layout. The 3 topics explored in the comprehensions are: PDF file format and editable Microsoft word format included in the price.
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Experiencing & discovering the Olympic Games: Special PyeongChang 2018

Experiencing & discovering the Olympic Games: Special PyeongChang 2018

This educational kit contains information on PyeongChang 2018, the 23rd Olympic Winter Games and their host country, South Korea. It suggests a number of classroom activities for pupils aged between 6 and 15. Thirty years after hosting the Summer Games in its capital city, Seoul, the Republic of Korea will welcome the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games 2018 to the city of PyeongChang. Hosting this global event places South Korea in the media spotlight, and brings it to the attention of the public worldwide. As host of an event with universal resonance and international scope, Korea is drawing upon its rich culture to present itself to the world. The “Experiencing & discovering the Olympic Games: Special PyeongChang 2018” kit includes: • Essential information about the 23rd Olympic Winter Games; • An introduction to Korean culture as it affects the Games; • Classroom activities for pupils aged 6 to 11 and 12 to 15. The purpose of this kit is to show how the Olympic values and the culture of the host country have been incorporated into the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. The themes are designed to link with educational curricula in a variety of ways, and awaken students’ curiosity, while familiarising them with the Olympic Games. Enjoy learning about PyeongChang 2018!
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