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Toffee Apple Numbers Display

Toffee Apple Numbers Display

Toffee Apple Numbers Display: A fun display resource featuring the numbers 1 to 100 in numerals and words on toffee apples. A fun addition to any class room. Matching items are also available. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Toffee Apple Alphabet Display

Toffee Apple Alphabet Display

Toffee Apple Alphabet: A fun display resource featuring the alphabet in both upper and lower case letters on toffee apples. A fun addition to any class room. Matching products are also available.

By helenrachelcrossley

Morse Code Wordsearch Communication Literacy Starter Activity Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Morse Code Wordsearch Communication Literacy Starter Activity Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Morse Code'. 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!

By mikedean

Rocket Pop-Up Card

Rocket Pop-Up Card

Rocket Pop-Up Card: A template and instructions to make a fun Bonfire Night themed card with pop-up rockets. Includes outline and coloured templates. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Gunpowder Plot Pop-Up Card

Gunpowder Plot Pop-Up Card

Gunpowder Plot Pop-Up Card: A template and instructions to make a fun Gunpowder Plot themed card with pop-up Guy Fawkes and Houses of Parliament. Includes outline and coloured templates. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Find the Differences Visual Puzzle – Spotted Cows

Find the Differences Visual Puzzle – Spotted Cows

This is farm and autumn themed picture puzzle with spotted milk cows on a pasture. Directions: Find the ten differences between the two pictures. Plus same task text in Russian, German, French and Spanish. Answer included. Files: one JPEG file of high quality for crisp and clear printing or displaying, and TXT file with task text (directions) . Note: if needed, vector SVG, EPS8 or CDR files are available, too, on special request. Keywords: cow, cows, milk, spotted, pasture, autumn, fall, farm, animals, feeding, puzzle, find, differences, pictures, spot, seek, search, ten, visual, logic, puzzles, picture, 10, difference, riddles, riddle, game, games, quiz, fun, illustration.

By ratselmeister

Months Of The Year Rockets Display

Months Of The Year Rockets Display

Months Of The Year Rockets Display: The months of the year displayed on bright, colourful rockets. A perfect addition to any classroom. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Court Wordsearch Courts Law Literacy Starter Activity Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Court Wordsearch Courts Law Literacy Starter Activity Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Court'. 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!

By mikedean

Giving Blood Wordsearch Health Hospitals Literacy Starter Activity Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Giving Blood Wordsearch Health Hospitals Literacy Starter Activity Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Giving Blood'. 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!

By mikedean

Visual Puzzle with Rotating Gears 2

Visual Puzzle with Rotating Gears 2

This is educational visual mechanics or math puzzle with rotating clockwise and counterclockwise gears. Directions: Gear 8 rotates counterclockwise. What is the direction of gears 1, 2, 12 and 13? Answer included. Files: one JPEG file of high quality for crisp and clear printing or displaying. Note: if needed, vector SVG, EPS8 or CDR files are available, too, on special request. Keywords: visual, puzzle, puzzles, gear, gears, rotate, rotating, rotation, clockwise, counterclockwise, direction, pinion, gearwheel, wheel, game, games, math, mathematics, mechanics, device, mechanism, machine, motion, machinery, riddle, riddles, quiz, iq, training, test, mind, brain, brainteaser, school, educational, activity, activities, fun, leisure, pastime, entertainment, illustration.

By ratselmeister

Visual Puzzle with Rotating Gears

Visual Puzzle with Rotating Gears

This is educational visual mechanics or math puzzle with rotating clockwise and counterclockwise gears. Directions: Gear 1 rotates clockwise. What is the direction of gears 4, 6, 9 and 12? Answer included. Files: one JPEG file of high quality for crisp and clear printing or displaying. Note: if needed, vector SVG, EPS8 or CDR files are available, too, on special request. Keywords: visual, puzzle, puzzles, gear, gears, rotate, rotating, rotation, clockwise, counterclockwise, direction, pinion, gearwheel, wheel, game, games, math, mathematics, mechanics, device, mechanism, machine, motion, machinery, riddle, riddles, quiz, iq, training, test, mind, brain, brainteaser, school, educational, activity, activities, fun, leisure, pastime, entertainment, illustration.

By ratselmeister

Events of the Progressive Era - Research & Presentation Project in Prezi

Events of the Progressive Era - Research & Presentation Project in Prezi

This unit connects learning with technology to Social Studies. This is perfect for technology class or for use in a Social Studies or History classroom that wants to incorporate technology with a lesson. No download is required to use Prezi (www.prezi.com) - a free product, making it easy for teachers who are not able to download software on classroom computers to still give their students a choice in learning. In this lesson, students are provided with a quick tutorial, as well as links to other resources to help them with their project. The tutorial is intended to help students get started with the program and then use the resources within the program to refine their creations. Students create a presentation about a topic of interest related to the Progressive Era from a provided list after researching the topic. They use that information along with graphics, pictures and backgrounds from the Internet and also supplied in Prezi, to create a finished presentation that explains their topic, and add their own opinions and insights to the project. This is an excellent creative project to add to a unit on the Progressive Era. The project was created for grades 7-8 but could easily be used with upper elementary or high school students. Files Included with this Lesson • Teacher & Student Notes and Resources • Student Project Expectations and Grading Rubric • Getting Started Tutorial for Prezi

By innovationsintechnology