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Wordbank with examples for Sentence openers.

Wordbank with examples for Sentence openers.

Gives the children five different categories for starting their sentences. Preposition (P) ‘ing’ words (ing) Adverbial (AD) Passing of time (PT) Conjunctions (C) Sheet contains example sentences and the word bank to support in their own writing.
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'My Target' self or peer assessment.

'My Target' self or peer assessment.

Children or an adult completes the slip to set them a target based on their work. Can be used for self assessment or peer assessment. Makes the targets easy to view when flicking through a book and can even be laminated to use as a bookmark in their books.
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Discover Mexico - Printable Worksheet

Discover Mexico - Printable Worksheet

This worksheet is a part of the Around the World series. Need some quick activities for your country theme? These are for you! The fun and engaging 9-pager worksheet introduces the student to a great variety of fun and educational exercises about Mexico. Overview: Cut & Paste: Quick facts about Mexico Reading Text: Brief introduction to Mexico Feature reading: Dia de los Muertos Think & Write: 5 Short Q&A Read & think: Frida Kahlo Exploration: Great Civilisations (Maya, Aztec, Inca) Fun text: Mexican food Word Search ...and much more! Let's go and travel around the world!
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Sequencing/Storyboard for 'The Piano' Literacy link, story mountain.

Sequencing/Storyboard for 'The Piano' Literacy link, story mountain.

This resource uses screen shots from The Piano by Aidan Gibbons (Literacy Shed for free). It is designed to support children in analysing and/or retelling what is happening during each scene in the video. A fantastic video and produces amazing writing at the end of the unit. The children really develop a sense of empathy as the video is unpicked. This resource can be used in a number of ways to discuss characters feelings at each stage, what happens to the music, what the characters are thinking, why those particular memories stand out etc.
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Word sorting activity, building vocabulary, zone of relevance.

Word sorting activity, building vocabulary, zone of relevance.

A simple zone of relevance board. Children can use this for ANY topic as it is generic. Find words (either known or using a thesaurus) and sort them based on how well they describe the topic or person. The words which are okay sit on the outside, the words in the center of the diagram describe the person/topic perfectly. Can be a great starter task or activity for LAP.
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