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Kissing Hand Unit

Kissing Hand Unit

This product has many activities that cover math, language, art and science expectations. I use it in my kindergarten classroom in the first week of school. It contains: Math - Counting cards (match counters to a number), Patterning (cut and paste activity) Language - On the first day (draw and write activity), Upper and Lowercase matching Science - Day and Night Animals (sorting activity) Art - Trace Your Hand (paste a heart in the middle of it), Accordion Craft with 2 hands This product has PDF versions of each activity (ready to print!). It also contains the Pages document that I created each activity with (so that you can edit it. Not font protected).
mrstshoneybees
Charlotte’s Web Literature Circles

Charlotte’s Web Literature Circles

This package has everything needed to run a 6-8 week literature circle program - ideally for the novel Charlotte’s Web (although has the framework to be adapted to other novels also). This file contains: Picture and description for each Literature Circle Role Chapter Notes (blank) for recording each week Sample reading plan (PDF and editable) Explanation for Teachers Duotang Rubric for assessment Homework Note Self Reflection Summative Project Ideas and Planning Sheet Summative Project Rubric Each of these files is provided in PDF (font and style protected), and pages, a few of them are also in .doc format for Word. If you want to edit it, you’ll need to have pages, but it is fully ready to use with only the PDF pages, just print and go. This was developed for the Grade 3 level, but could also be used as high as Gr. 5.
mrstshoneybees
Nursery Rhymes Word Search Pack

Nursery Rhymes Word Search Pack

Nursery Rhymes Word Search Pack Baa Baa Black Sheep Hey Diddle Diddle Hickory, dickory, dock Humpty Dumpty Jack and Jill Little Jack Horner Little Miss Muffet Oh the grand old Duke of York Three blind mice. Three blind mice Twinkle Twinkle Little Star
sfy773
Love and Relationships - The Farmer's Bride

Love and Relationships - The Farmer's Bride

A fully differentiated lesson on The Farmer’s Bride by Charlotte Mew, that analyses how the farmer is portrayed and how his relationship with his wife is presented by the writer. Includes key words, key quotes, differentiated activities and visually engaging and interesting resources for students preparing for AQA English Literature Paper 2 at KS4, but can also be easily adapted for KS3 students as well.
Lead_Practitioner
The Furniture Game Writing a Metaphor Poem Lesson

The Furniture Game Writing a Metaphor Poem Lesson

Uses ‘the furniture game’ (If she was a chair she would be…) to build to writing a metaphor poem about someone they know. Includes examples. Can be used to write poetry for assessment in class or for a gift (cards for mother’s day etc).
hallmissh09
Tennis - Wimbledon

Tennis - Wimbledon

With Wimbledon coming up I have created a phrase and vocabulary sheet all about tennis. There is also a Poetry Aid for those who would like to try to write a poem. There is also a simple word search with an answer sheet.
antonybatchelor
Love's Philosophy Poetry Bundle!

Love's Philosophy Poetry Bundle!

These resources are designed to help students gain understanding, assessment skills, and key interpretations of Percy Bysshe Shelley’s love/relationships poem: Love’s Philosophy. Students will complete this learning having gathered vital skills in: interpreting the significant meanings of the poem, understanding the poet’s ideas within the poem, analysing the features of form and structure, considering settings and themes, and understanding Shelley’s language devices. The bundle contains: The comprehensive and engaging lesson, The visually-appealing and informative knowledge organiser/ revision mat, The 16 page comprehension booklet; A range of resources to prepare your students for critically comparing poems. The lessons included are interactive, employ a variety of different teaching and learning methods and styles, and are visually-engaging. Resources, worksheets, and lesson plans are all provided.
TandLGuru
Love's Philosophy Knowledge Organiser/ Revision Mat!

Love's Philosophy Knowledge Organiser/ Revision Mat!

This detailed and visually-appealing resource offers a complete reference point for students learning or revising Percy Bysshe Shelley’s love and relationships poem 'Love’s Philosophy.’ It contains comprehensive sections on: Context; Line-by-Line Analysis; Poetic Devices/ Language Devices; Themes; Form/Structure; Poems for Comparison; The Poet’s Influences. Key words and ideas are underlined for easy reference. The resource is designed to be printed onto A3, and is provided as both a PDF and a Word version (so that you can edit if you want to). All images used are licensed for commercial use and are cited on a separate document (included).
TandLGuru
Love and Relationships - Letters From Yorkshire

Love and Relationships - Letters From Yorkshire

A fully differentiated and resourced lesson that analyses the use of language within Maura Dooley’s classic poem Letters From Yorkshire. Throughout the lesson we look at how the narrator uses language and structure to build a sense of romance, including analysing key quotes and language techniques. A brilliant lesson for KS4 students preparing for AQA English Literature Paper 2 and easily adaptable for younger KS3 or KS4 students
Lead_Practitioner
Year 4/5 Thesaurus Lesson - KS2 - Literacy

Year 4/5 Thesaurus Lesson - KS2 - Literacy

Excellent thesaurus lesson used in a year 4/5 class. Includes differentiated activities, PowerPoint, lesson plan, learning objectives, success criteria, AfL strategies, timings etc - everything you need!
liamtinner
Treasure Island Lessons

Treasure Island Lessons

Lesson’s covering chapter 10-15 of Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. Ideal for KS3 and developing enjoyment of reading. Includes peer assessment sheet that can be adapted. Learning Objectives: To read and understand Treasure Island. To think imaginatively about setting. To comment on the language and structure used to present character.
rachelprice11
Pandora's Box Myth

Pandora's Box Myth

Lesson exploring Pandora’s Box, ideal for KS3. Range of activities to engage students in story and to introduce Greek mythology. Learning Objectives: To develop awareness of a series of myths and legends. To identify the main characteristics of Greek myths. To analyse the key elements within a Greek myth. Differentiated comprehension questions can be used to assess students understanding of the text.
rachelprice11
The Super Book of Guided Reading Activities

The Super Book of Guided Reading Activities

FUN, COLORFUL and SUPERHERO THEMED! This resource is 25 pages of superhero themed guided reading activities to cover lots of objectives from the curriculum. Children will engage with activities such such: *Sorting fiction and non-fiction book titles. *Feature spotting in a non-fiction text. *Adding an appropriate sub-heading. *Adding captions to pictures. *Book review *Designing book covers *Designing blurbs *Identifying what makes a book cover attractive in fiction books. *Identifying what makes a book cover attractive in non-fiction books. *Dictionary work. *Alphabetical ordering and why it’s important… And much more! Just PRINT and TEACH!
TheIrishTeacher
Revision for Eduqas Prose 1 Paper.

Revision for Eduqas Prose 1 Paper.

Revision ppt with examples of how to answer the questions. Model answers included Examples of creative and narrative writing and how to develop a full piece of narrative writing.
Layla33
Year 9 Of Mice and Men- Lessons 16-20

Year 9 Of Mice and Men- Lessons 16-20

Approx. 30 lessons. Follow the SOW. Included in this resource is a Scheme of Work, PowerPoints for every lesson, a number of extracts from the novella, worksheets and resources. Students build on their understanding of plot, themes, characters and language with opportunities for debates on social and political issues and some drama. The activities are varied to include videos, music, reading and writing. The scheme begins with a lesson on ‘identity’ that is aimed develop their understanding of a key theme within the play. This was working towards a writing assessment early on in the scheme based on AQA Language Paper 1, Question 5 and a reading assessment based on AQA GCSE English Literature 3. The Scheme of Work specifies the order of the lessons, which PowerPoint to use and the resources needed.
megan9519
Charge of the Light Brigade

Charge of the Light Brigade

LQ: How does Tennyson manipulate language, structure and form to illustrate Victorian Hypocrisies? Full ppt lesson in which students are challenged to look at the different interpretations and perceptions of the poem, linking their ideas to context. Information on dactylic dimeter and the poem’s form. Perfect for Power and Conflict cluster for AQA GCSE Literature
Layla33
Fantasy Roleplaying (6-8 Hours)

Fantasy Roleplaying (6-8 Hours)

Personally, I’m a big fan of role-playing games and miniature games so I decided to incorporate some of those elements into a unit of work I’ve done with my low-ability English group around Fantasy Fiction. This will allow students to create their own character and then go on their own adventure as a group working together to complete a quest and defeat stereotypical fantasy enemies. The story and enemies are lead and controlled by the class teacher, and this best works with smaller groups of around 4-6 students. The lessons focus on: Problem solving skills Addition & subtraction Dice probability Team-working skills Role-playing Setting description and visualization Creative writing If you are familiar with how Dungeons & Dragons works then this should all be very familiar with you. There is also a free campaigned provided which is already readily available for free elsewhere (ignore the statistics and number in it, I just used it purely for the story element), you are also free to write your own campaign. All you need to get your hands on are some 6 and 20-sided dice. There are also many places on the internet already where you can simulate this dice rolls. Enjoy, we had a right laugh doing this and then were really engaged!
christiangh93
Reading Comprehension 'Habits Define Your Character' story, worksheet with the answers key

Reading Comprehension 'Habits Define Your Character' story, worksheet with the answers key

Reading comprehension is an important part of reading skills. English reading comprehension with exercise and answer key. This short English reading comprehension for grade 4 or 5. This is a story of an intelligent man and how he tells the reality of people through their habits. Interesting and engaging story comprehension sheet, reading comprehension assessment and the solved worksheet ( key).
tacss
Jekyll + Hyde Character Quotes + Context

Jekyll + Hyde Character Quotes + Context

Character Quotes - colours denote characters, plus what every character’s impressions of Hyde (through quotes). Commonly used quotes highlighted in bold. Context Sheet/poster - Victorian Context, Stevenson’s life, Gothic Conventions (and how they apply to J&H)
garbo2garbo
Teenage Years and the Knife Fight: Lesson 13 Blood Brothers AQA

Teenage Years and the Knife Fight: Lesson 13 Blood Brothers AQA

Discuss the deterioration of Mrs Lyons’s mental health. Reading questions for teacher Plenary checks of understanding Discussion about structure and key quotations Discussion about Edward and Mrs Lyons’ health and accusations P.E.E. writing frame table for: How does Russell use language to show the decline of Mrs Lyons’s mental health?
aliceboyd1995
Character Facial Expressions Tolsby Frames

Character Facial Expressions Tolsby Frames

Perfect for any class to up-level their writing with simple character facial expression phrases for different parts of the face and different emotions. Especially perfect for Year 6 classes to help with their fiction writing.
MissDavidsonTD
Writing Persuasive Texts  Complete Lesson – Gangsta Granny

Writing Persuasive Texts Complete Lesson – Gangsta Granny

** Writing Persuasive Texts Complete Lesson – Gangsta Granny** ** Complete Lesson on Writing Persuasive Letters, related to Gangsta Granny by David Walliams** This download includes a complete, KS2, English lesson on the sixteenth chapter of the book Gangsta Granny by David Walliams. Full resources and plans for teaching persuasive writing. Children will read and discuss the chapter. There is a PowerPoint to explain the activity and then practice persuading each other. Children can then plan and write their own persuasive letters. There is also a short chapter summary sheet for children to complete to reflect on the chapter read. You will need a copy of the book Gangsta Granny; everything else needed is included in this download. This download includes: Full and detailed lesson plan PowerPoint slides for the lesson Word prompt sheets Writing frame Chapter review sheets This is the sixteenth chapter in my Gangsta Granny series of lessons, the first is <strong><a href=“https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/-reading-comprehension-complete-lesson-gangsta-granny-11671260���> here</a></strong> Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me here ** Some of my other products: ** ** Big Science Bundle Pack** ** Complete Space and the Solar System Workbook ** Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit
TheGingerTeacher
Year 8 Oliver Twist/Vocabulary Development SOW

Year 8 Oliver Twist/Vocabulary Development SOW

This download contains a series of lessons linked to a reading of an abridged version of Oliver Twist. The outcome of this unit is not a reading assessment, but a writing assessment which encourages children to use vocabulary from the 19th century. As such, the unit starts with a focus on reading non-fiction texts from the 19th century, with a key focus on identifying ‘unfamiliar’ words and using them in writing. The lessons here end about half-way through completing reading of Oliver Twist (as this was not the main outcome of the unit), so if you’re looking for a full SOW on Oliver Twist, they may seem incomplete (we do carry on reading the rest of the text, but mostly for enjoyment/carrying on building our writing skills. I have not included these lessons as they are not linked to an outcome/assessment - I use this scheme of work in the final summer term). This resource is suitable for any KS3 class, and is pitched towards middle-lower ability students.
krista_carson