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Endangered species plant pots

Endangered species plant pots

This creative and practical activity is aimed at primary school children, who will require the help of an adult for scissor use. Children will select an endangered species from Arkive.org, to recreate in plant pot form. They must read about the habitat where the animal lives and recreate this using another plastic pot as a drip tray for excess water. The students will then fill the pots with soil and plant their seeds. As well as teaching students about the environments in which endangered species live, the importance of reusing or recycling plastic can also be highlighted throughout, as an additional educational element. Students can also learn about the life cycle of plants while their seeds grow into seedlings, then fully grown plants. Find out more about endangered species: arkive.org/endangered-species/ Find out more about plastics and their effect on the environment: www.arkive.org/c/marine-plastics Find out more about plants: arkive.org/education/teaching-resources-7-11#resourcePlants
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The Alphabet Nativity Play; Perfect for special needs, pre-school,primary, all age and inclusion

The Alphabet Nativity Play; Perfect for special needs, pre-school,primary, all age and inclusion

This script is perfect for VISUAL LEARNERS as it is narrated in rhyme as an alphabet poem 26 key words represented by an illustrated letter which is displayed when the keyword is mentioned. Perfect for SPECIAL NEEDS, especially HEARING IMPAIRED as actions are included for the children to do together to represent the word. The story can be ‘walked through’ by actors without speaking parts, although the script also includes 9 simple optional songs too, some of which offer opportunities for character solos if you choose to use them in that way. The songs that are included are particularly well suited for young children, using familiar children's tunes with very simple repetitive lyrics. The lack of necessary stage movement would make it ideal for GROUPS WITH DISABILITIES. Doing the actions as a group would be well suited to any individuals who don’t like the personal pressure or attention of a ‘performance’. The script is easier for THOSE WITH MEMORY PROBLEMS, as the illustrated letters act as a visual prompt and the option of including the 'Action Superstar' can act as a demonstration for the group to copy. There is also an option (which is great fun and I highly recommend) of including an ‘Instructor’ who interacts with the audience in a pantomime style and the already mentioned ‘Action Superstar’ who demonstrates each of the actions to the 26 keywords mentioned during the story. This would make it perfect to PERFORM TO OR AS A WHOLE SCHOOL with the instructor getting the rest of the children to join in, assuming you have someone confident enough to take the instructor role. The Instructor, a sort of pantomime style character, holds signs up for the audience at the appropriate moments (or for the rest of the children/choir etc) to say (‘NO’, ‘AH!’ ‘SH’ etc). In true pantomime style, the response isn’t good enough and the Instructor, also using rhyme and rhythm, tells them so (eg, “That really isn’t good enough…let’s have another ‘ah!’ Remember, he’s the cutest baby that you’ve seen by far!”) I have included a large portion of the script as a preview below to give you a feel of how it will work, together with a copy of the free alphabet poem which is included with the script. The script itself can be obtained from my website www.bestchildrensnativity.com for £9.95 and includes the instantly downloadable script, 9 simple songs using familiar childrens tunes and easily remembered words, sheet music plus mp3 backing tracks, the free Christmas Story Alphabet Poem, and my trademark Alphabet Nativity Roll Call Poem, which gives everyone the opportunity to stand and take a bow and respond in 'register' style. This is a great opportunity to include several aspects and forms of poetry in your curriculum (eg. alphabet poem, story poem, a play in rhyme and rhythm, using nursery rhyme tunes for the songs) and can be used for INCLUSION OF ALL AGES AND ABILITIES AND SPECIAL NEEDS.
angelaspoems
The Ultimate Literacy Bundle

The Ultimate Literacy Bundle

A bundle of my Literacy products suitable for early-childhood and primary students. I am confident you will love this bundle. You can use 90NOVEMBER to 90% OFF with a new account. Not to be missed! $36 AUD worth of products - a 52% discount. I hope you enjoy!
teachsuper
Holiday Greeting Cards Collection

Holiday Greeting Cards Collection

Happy Holidays from ABCmouse! No matter which holidays you’re celebrating, we’ve got you covered. Use our greeting cards in a fun activity station at this year’s holiday party! Create your FREE ABCmouse for Teachers account to access these and thousands more resources for Preschool through 2nd grade. Visit www.ABCmouse.com/Teachers to sign up.
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Cutting Skills Printables Collection

Cutting Skills Printables Collection

Practice fine motor skills with these ABCmouse Printables. This collection supports every level and provides wonderful decoratives for your classroom! Create your FREE ABCmouse for Teachers account to access these and thousands more resources for Preschool through 2nd grade. Visit www.ABCmouse.com/Teachers to sign up.
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Aquarium Printables Collection

Aquarium Printables Collection

Teach your class about aquariums with ABCmouse! Use these Printables as an introduction to lessons about unique underwater wildlife. Create your FREE ABCmouse for Teachers account to access these and thousands more resources for Preschool through 2nd grade. Visit www.ABCmouse.com/Teachers to sign up.
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Farm Printables Collection

Farm Printables Collection

Teach your class about the farm with the ABCmouse.com! This collection includes coloring pages, a word search, and color-by-numbers pages. Access these and thousands of other resources for Preschool through 2nd grade at www.ABCmouse.com/Teachers. Create your FREE ABCmouse for Teachers account to visit the ABCmouse farm—perfect for a virtual field trip!
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Zoo Printables Collection

Zoo Printables Collection

Teach your class about zoo animals with the help of ABCmouse! This set of Printables includes word searches, coloring pages, and more. Access these and thousands of other resources for Preschool through 2nd grade at www.ABCmouse.com/Teachers. Create your FREE ABCmouse for Teachers account to visit the ABCmouse zoo—perfect for a virtual field trip!
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Moanas Missing Christmas Tree Pantomime Script for 6-12 year olds

Moanas Missing Christmas Tree Pantomime Script for 6-12 year olds

Moana has returned to visit her parents for Christmas only to wake up one morning to find their magic Christmas tree has been stolen by the Grinch! They must climb Mount Crumpit to retrieve it in time for their party or Christmas will be ruined! This is an original script I created for my 7-11 year olds Acting course through their suggestions. There are 2 very flexible song suggestions and 2 dance suggestions: these can be performed / changed / adapted however the director sees fit.
kirstyday86
PIZZA SNACK

PIZZA SNACK

A fun colour, cut and paste pizza activity. Your pupils will love making this pizza snack, with mushrooms, olives, peppers and salami toppings. Check out my blog for more FREE activity worksheets www.butterfloblog.wordpress.com Don't forget to leave a review
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EYFS Bumper Bundle £1 with offer code 90NOVEMBER

EYFS Bumper Bundle £1 with offer code 90NOVEMBER

Bumper EYFS resources bundle, includes Interactive and printable games: Hungry Caterpillar Silly Soup Autumn Turtle Sweet Shop Cookie Jar Snailin' Neighbuzz Printable Maths Games: Minibeast Bingo Minibeast Trail Build a Wall with Bob the Builder Build a Castle Number bonds to 5 and 10 Colours Resources: Paint-splat display materials Colours Bingo Literacy resources: CVC words 'missing vowel' activity Alphabet and number flash cards Role Play Resources: Print-and-laminate cakes, plates, teapot and tea cups, shop signs and price tags for creating a play-corner cake shop
msmai
Lyrics for Oliver

Lyrics for Oliver

These are the song sheets to accompany my Oliver Production if it was being performed as a musical. They are all ready to print off.
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