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The Greatest Showman 10 minute medley

The Greatest Showman 10 minute medley

This is a 10 minute medley that I have edited and produced. It would be great for a school performance or an assembly activity. The songs included (in order) are: The greatest show, Million Dreams, This is Me and Come Alive. There are 3 files to this resource: The Song Sheet the lyrics are in two colours, Black for solo singing parts that can be split to suit your group and Blue for the ensemble parts. The Medley MP3 This is a medley arranged by myself, it is a backing track but the original singers remain for the ensemble parts just to give the kids a bit of help. The Medley with singing MP3 I have recorded the song with vocals to show where the solo parts come in. I performed this medley with KS1 and Lower KS2 children. I split the solo parts into 3-4 lines each child, either alone or in little groups. They had no trouble learning their parts and the added ensemble vocals gave the volume needed for the big chorus parts. Please leave a review and happy singing!
rosie_m
Royal wedding activities.

Royal wedding activities.

A selection of activities for a royal wedding session. Bunting to colour and cut out and hang for a party or a display. Coulouring pages to let people be creative. And a royal wedding word search sheet Different activities to keep people busy if you are doing a royal wedding session.
ianhjoy
10 Colour Rhymes to celebrate the main colours and tones

10 Colour Rhymes to celebrate the main colours and tones

Learning colours is easy with fun, snappy, rhymes, referencing familiar topics. Red, blue, green, pink, yellow, orange, purple, silver, gold, black and white are all highlighted in these rhymes, with grey featuring too. An extra rhyme - Colourful Dragons - brings a whole bunch of them together. They can be read aloud, chanted and clapped together, enacted, discussed and added to. Ideal for Early Years - Year 2, but also fun and thought-provoking for KS2 pupils.
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4 More Colour Rhymes for Early Years

4 More Colour Rhymes for Early Years

Orange, yellow, purple and black/white/grey are the focus of these catchy, meaningful rhymes. I have written them to help young children identify colours and associate them with familiar items, also triggering ideas and inviting discussion. The rhythms and rhymes serve as introductions to poetry, too. Some of these are best for reading and listening, others for chanting, clapping and acting out.
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A Whirl of Inspiring Poetry Frames for Yrs 2-6

A Whirl of Inspiring Poetry Frames for Yrs 2-6

This exotic bundle of creative writing spurs comprises 15 poetry frames + 1 colouring sheet. Almost all focus on summer themes, or linked ones, with calm and stormy seas, insects, trees, fun in the park, sunshine, and even magic carpet rides - and more! Most best for lower KS2, but also for able Yr 2s and up to Year 6 - some as launch pads for independent development. Home-produced for my poetry workshops. Bargain buy, saving 39% in total.
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Pop Art/Pattern Art Shapes Set 2 Coloring Pages

Pop Art/Pattern Art Shapes Set 2 Coloring Pages

Pop Art/Pattern Art Shapes Set 2 has 38 pages. Children from all grades just love Pop Art. Instructions and Sample art work sheets included. Worksheets with different shapes and three with mixed shapes worksheet included. Children may make patterns with colored sketch pens, glitter pens or also color or paint or stick materials using their own ideas and teacher’s guidance. Samples included are done by my students of Grade 3, 4 and 5. Excellent tool to develop patience, creativity and improve hand writing and relax. Creativity is a Divine Quality :)
swati3
Pop Art/Pattern Art Fruits and Vegetables

Pop Art/Pattern Art Fruits and Vegetables

Pop Art Fruits and Vegetables has 46 pages. Children from all grades just love Pop Art. Instructions and Sample art work sheets included. Worksheets with different fruits and vegetables with trace and write spellings and one blank worksheet included for those kids who would love to make their own pictures. Children may make patterns with colored sketch pens, glitter pens or also color or paint or stick materials using their own ideas and teacher’s guidance. Samples included are done by my students of Grade 3, 4 and 5. Creativity is a Divine Quality :)
swati3
Pop Art/Pattern Art Shapes Set 1

Pop Art/Pattern Art Shapes Set 1

Pop Art/Pattern Art Shapes has 36 pages. Children from all grades just love Pop Art. Instructions and Sample art work sheets included. Worksheets with different shapes and one blank worksheet included for those kids who would love to make their own pictures. Children may make patterns with colored sketch pens, glitter pens or also color or paint or stick materials using their own ideas and teacher’s guidance. Samples included are done by my students of Grade 3, 4 and 5. Creativity is a Divine Quality :)
swati3
Life cycle of an Apple

Life cycle of an Apple

An introduction to the Life cycle of an Apple. Activity to print and cut to help give a basic look at the life cycle of an Apple. Using images to help to understand the environment and growing food. To help children or people with learning disabilities start to understand where apples come from. Activities to help people identify the sequence of the apples life cycle. Remember and place the pieces in order. Cutting and sticking skills. A craft activity to make a 3D Apple with the different stages of the cycle. Print out on card and paper and make up the apple showing the life cycle. Worksheet and colouring pages.
ianhjoy
5 Seaside Poetry Frames - KS2

5 Seaside Poetry Frames - KS2

A swirl of sea themes are contained in these 5 poetry-frame sheets, and a variety of poetic approaches, too. Themes: summer’s day sea, stormy sea, seabed mysteries, sea monsters and pirate maps. Poetic techniques involved and invited: similes (for both nouns and verbs), rhyming couplets, alliterated phrases, personification, description, onomatopoeia and more. Guidance notes provided for all.
katewilliams_poetry
Rhymes Galore (15) for EY/KS1

Rhymes Galore (15) for EY/KS1

Rhymes to chant, clap, act out and develop, promoting many learning areas: Literacy, Understanding the World, Communication Language, Expressive Arts & Design and Physical Development. Topics: mini-beasts, seaside, stars, castles, busy street, school, big & small, park and windy day. Guidance notes included for all. Save 50% with this bundle!
katewilliams_poetry
7 Mixed-Themed Poetry Frames (KS2) + Guides

7 Mixed-Themed Poetry Frames (KS2) + Guides

8 assorted poetry-writing (or creative-prose-writing) frames for KS2 on themes: stormy sea, Pacific Ocean, in the park, creepy crawlies, treasure chest contents, treasure map, space. Poetic focus mostly on description and imagery, but also including alliteration, acrostic, action-words and scope for more.
katewilliams_poetry
7 KS1 WRITING/COLOURING FRAMES - mixed themes

7 KS1 WRITING/COLOURING FRAMES - mixed themes

This assorted pack of picture-poem activities include graded versions for some + guidance notes for all. Themes: Shells, Sea, Stars, Aliens, Castles, Ladybirds, Butterflies. My own designs, hand-drawn, home-produced, successfully used in my poetry sessions.
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Castles + Treasure - Rhymes, Writing Frames, Picture - EY/KS1

Castles + Treasure - Rhymes, Writing Frames, Picture - EY/KS1

These castle-themed activities bring the past alive for children, while motivating creative writing, artwork and history study. The 3 punchy rhymes invite actions, word-exchanges, clapping and performance. The 5 writing sheets (or poetry frames) are generously illustrated with lively, inspiring details. The extra picture (A5 approx) can be used as a prompt for creative writing or a colouring activity. Guidance provided for rhymes + worksheets. All rhymes and artwork original.
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3 Castle-themed Action/Clapping Rhymes, guidance & embellishment tips, EY/KS1

3 Castle-themed Action/Clapping Rhymes, guidance & embellishment tips, EY/KS1

These 3 punchy rhymes bring the past alive. Their titles are: Who Lived in the Castle?, Bowing and Curtseying, and My Castle is Old. Each contain rhyme and rhythm, while offering scope for alternative words to be slotted in (notes below provide ideas for these). There is also scope for acting-out, adding sound effects and enhancing with percussion. Suggestions for all of these are provided. They serve to prepare children for writing about castles, also enriching their vocabulary, developing their sense of rhyme and rhythm, and providing a window on the past. In addition, they promote physical development: the actions involved are fun and imagination-triggering, encouraging creative expression and physical exertion. The rhymes and illustrations are my own. 3 sheets in total -PDF.
katewilliams_poetry
Bonanza of Creepy Crawly Rhymes + Picture-Poem Frames (7 activities), guided

Bonanza of Creepy Crawly Rhymes + Picture-Poem Frames (7 activities), guided

This mini-beast feast comprises 10 sheets, including 3 guidance sheets. These contain 3 rhymes to clap, enact, word-swap, perform, sing, inspire writing - Butterfly, Ladybird, Spider respectively - guidance provided below each rhyme; also 4 picture poems to write & colour: Butterfly, Ladybird, Spider x 2 (guidance notes separate). These provided rounded learning experience on mini-beasts, also supporting Literacy and more.
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Seaside Rhymes & Picture-Poem Activities

Seaside Rhymes & Picture-Poem Activities

Sea, shells, fish and seabed mystery feature in these multiple rhyme and picture-poem sheets, with guidance notes and development ideas for each part. All have been successfully used with Early Years and KS1 classes. Contents: 3 rhymes: ‘Sparkly Sea’, ‘Shiny Shells’ & ‘Under the Sea’; 3 picture-poem designs, one with 3 graded variations of difficulty (The sea is…). These writing and colouring sheets are: ‘Fish are…’, ‘Shells can be…’ and ‘The sea is…’ Activities involved: chanting, clapping, word-choosing, acting out, physical movement, sounding out, writing, colouring, and potentially singing and performing.
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Tiny, Shiny Shells - RHYME (with guidance) EYFS

Tiny, Shiny Shells - RHYME (with guidance) EYFS

This is one of many rhymes I’ve made up for Early Years and KS1 to embellish learning on different themes, and as a word-building activity to prepare children for a writing task on the same theme. This 1-page resource comprises the rhyme itself, tips for embellishments, suggestions for actions and a list of alternative words to prompt for in follow-on verses. This free resource supports all the following learning areas: Communication and Language, Literacy, Understanding the World, Physical Deveopment and Expressive Arts & Design.
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4 Exciting Sea-Linked Poem Frames + Guides, KS2

4 Exciting Sea-Linked Poem Frames + Guides, KS2

Stormy Sea, Sea Monster, Treasure Map and Treasure Chest are the themes of these 4 illustrated poem frames. Each has a Guide sheet for use, with example poems, suggested words to prompt for, and ideas for embellishment or development. The Treasure Map is an alliteration-focused activity with scope for art and craft development. The others are for descriptive and atmospheric verse. All are home-produced with hand-drawn illustrations, and tested successfully in schools. 9 sheets, black-and-white, PDF.
katewilliams_poetry
Treasure Map Alliteration Game (Yr1-6) + Guide for Use

Treasure Map Alliteration Game (Yr1-6) + Guide for Use

This is a fun, imagination-firing, creative writing activity, centred on a pirate’s treasure map. It has proved popular with children of all ages and abilities in my workshops. It can be written individually or shared verbally, the challenge being to think up nouns to fit the gaps, with one rule: they have to start with the same letter as that of the starter word (e.g. Forest of Feet). The Guide sheet offers lists of words to prompt for - if needed, and suggestions for embellishing the activity. The challenge of thinking up nouns starting with the same letter as the starter word - and on a treasure map - motivates even reluctant writers to have a go at this mind-stretching, language-enriching game.
katewilliams_poetry
Ladybird Picture Poem Frame, Early Yrs/Yr1 + Guidance Notes

Ladybird Picture Poem Frame, Early Yrs/Yr1 + Guidance Notes

This resource comprises a picture-poem frame and a one-page guide for the teacher’s use. Both are in PDF format. The picture-poem frame features a huge ladybird (hand-drawn). Above it is an opening phrase: ‘This ladybird is’, inviting describing words on the short, thick lines in and around the insect. Below it, there is a line for a simile, with the starting phrase ‘He is as red as’. The sheet is designed for emergent writers and newly independent ones, also providing colouring opportunities. The guidance notes offer tips for preparing children for the activity, followed by lists of words and simile ideas to prompt for. Some thoughts about the colouring aspect are also included. Although principally a Literacy activity, this resource supports other areas of the EYFS curriculum too, such as Understanding the World and Expressive Art & Design. It has been been successfully tried and tested in classrooms.
katewilliams_poetry
Shells can be... Writing & Colouring Sheet + Guide

Shells can be... Writing & Colouring Sheet + Guide

This resource comprises two sheets: a writing and colouring frame and a guide for teachers. Both are black-and-white sheets in PDF format. The ‘Shells can be…’ writing and colouring sheet (or poetry frame) is designed for upper EYFS and lower KS1 emergent writers. The shells are hand-drawn, and represent various types and features. The opening phrase, ‘Shells can be’, invites descriptive words on the short, thick lines between the shells. The activity promotes literacy, while also offering creative colouring fun and a window onto the seaside environment. Suggestion for use: Introduce your writing and colouring activity by setting the scene first. Tell your group you’re going on a pretend trip to the seaside. Stretch arms out like the long beach and wave them like the wavy sea, making swishing sounds. Pretend to find a shell each, perhaps twinkling on the seabed or lying on the sand. With children in a circle, let them handle and inspect some real shells, listening to their hums and feeling their textures and shapes. Discuss how they look, feel and sound, drawing attention to their different patterns, bumps and curves. Ask who has seen shells at the seaside, or has one at home. Sky-draw the spiral shape of a twisty shell; stretch hands out to represent fan-shaped ones. The children will now be geared up to writing about shells and colouring the little shell pictures (as excitingly as they like!). Encourage able writers to add a simile to one word, such as ‘Shiny as …’ ( ‘a pearl’, ‘a mirror’, ‘the sea’…).
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'Fish are...' Writing & Colouring Sheet + Guide

'Fish are...' Writing & Colouring Sheet + Guide

This resource comprises a writing/colouring sheet + a one-sheet guide for teachers, both black-and-white, PDFs. The fish-themed writing and colouring sheet - or picture poem frame - is a simple and attractive activity for EYFS. It offers a single line (at the top) for descriptive writing, with the starter words ‘Fish are’. The space below is filled with a large, hand-drawn scene of a patterned fish under the sea. The guide provides a list of relevant words to prompt for as needed, and two suggestions for extending the literacy aspect. The resource supports multiple curricular areas, in particular: Literacy, Expressive Arts & Design, Physical Development (fine motor skills) and Understanding The World. The attractive design has been proven to motivate young children to think up and try to write descriptive words for the fish, and to experiment with colours and pencil control. Enthuse children in the topic first, perhaps by showing pictures or videos of fish in the sea, looking at some in an aquarium, reading a story about a fish and enacting them together.
katewilliams_poetry
Art Project Pattern/Pop Art Leaves

Art Project Pattern/Pop Art Leaves

Art Project Pattern Art Leaves has 42 pages. Children from all grades just love Pattern Art. Instructions and Sample art work sheets included. Worksheets with different leaves and one blank worksheet included for those kids who would love to make their own leaves. Children may make patterns with colored sketch pens, glitter pens or also color or paint or stick materials using their own ideas and teacher’s guidance. Samples included are done by my students of Grade 3, 4 and 5. Art improves thinking ability :)
swati3
Art Project Pattern/Pop Art Butterflies and Other Garden Creatures

Art Project Pattern/Pop Art Butterflies and Other Garden Creatures

Art Project Pattern Art Butterflies and Other Garden Creatures has 42 pages. An absolute hit with kids from Grade 1 to 12. Instructions and Sample art work sheets included. Worksheets with different insects and one blank worksheet included for those kids who would love to make their own insects. Children may make patterns with colored sketch pens, glitter pens or also color or paint or stick materials using their own ideas and teacher’s guidance. Samples included are done by my students of Grade 3 and 4 and 5. Art improves thinking ability :)
swati3
*BUNDLE* 5 CHRISTMAS RESOURCES

*BUNDLE* 5 CHRISTMAS RESOURCES

5 GREAT SETS OF CHRISTMAS RESOURCES 2 SETS OF STORY RESOURCES TIMES TABLES RESOURCES TO USE THROUGHOUT THE WHOLE OF WINTER CHRISTMAS ACTIVITIES AND CHRISTMAS POST OFFICE ROLE PLAY AND RESOURCES
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Storytime - Ugly Duckling Pack

Storytime - Ugly Duckling Pack

Lesson Ideas for Literacy, PSHE, Music, Science and Art. Quick Comprehension Checker Word Watch & Word Ladder Story Sequencing Tell the Tale True or False? Bird Word Search Persuasive Letter Baby and Mother Match Swan Life Cycle Colouring & Masks
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Storytime - Dinosaur Pack

Storytime - Dinosaur Pack

Lesson Ideas for Literacy, Science, History, Maths and Art. Quick Comprehension Checker Word Watch Leo’s Letter Dino Moves Favourite Dinosaur Chart Cetiosaurus Facts Dino Diet Dead or Alive? Colouring-In Finger Puppets Masks & Dino Footprints!
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Storytime - Christmas Pack

Storytime - Christmas Pack

Lesson Ideas for Literacy, History, Geography, Art, Citizenship and Science. Word Watch Sheet Quick Comprehension Checker Tell the Tale Name the Reindeer Santa Adjectives Festive Wordsearch Santa Letter Template Fill in the Vowels Christmas Acrostic Poem Sheet Reindeer Facts Christmas Traditions Around the World Colouring-in and Masks
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Storytime - The Great Snail Race Pack

Storytime - The Great Snail Race Pack

Lesson Ideas for Literacy, Geography, Art, Science and P.E. Word Watch Sheet Quick Comprehension Checker Story Sequencing Sheet Simple Storyboards Slow and Fast Sheet Snail Trail Puzzle Snail Fact Sheet Snail Parade Sheet Colouring-in and Masks PLUS a bonus short story
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Storytime - The Firebird Pack

Storytime - The Firebird Pack

Lesson Ideas for Literacy, Music, Geography, History and Art. Word Watch Sheet Story Sequencing Sheet Simple Storyboards Quick Comprehension Checker Firebird Quiz Wordsearch Sample Poem Sheet Letter Template Colouring-in and Masks
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Storytime - Awesome Art Pack

Storytime - Awesome Art Pack

10 Top Tips for Beginner Illustrators Warm-up Doodles Activity Wacky Creature Creator Finish the Illustration Grids Copy the Creature Grids Draw a Triantiwontigongolope Step-by-Step Doodle Sheet Grid Sheet Triantiwontigongolope Colouring Sheet Drawing Sheet
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Storytime - Sly Fox Pack

Storytime - Sly Fox Pack

Lesson Ideas for Literacy, Maths, Science and Art Word Watch Sheet, Foxy Words, Sly Verbs Story Sequencing Simple Storyboards Story Sack Sheet Animal Adjectives Fox Fact sheet Heavy or Light Colouring In Masks
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Storytime - Tom Thumb Pack

Storytime - Tom Thumb Pack

Lesson Ideas for Literacy, Maths, Geography and Art Story Sequencing Sheet Simple Storyboards Word Watch Sheet Pint-Sized Poetry Spot Tom Thumb Character Comprehension Bigger or Smaller? Small World Decorations If I Were Tom Thumb… Colouring-in, Masks and a Finger Puppet
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Storytime - Summer Fun Hawaii Pack

Storytime - Summer Fun Hawaii Pack

10 Facts about Hawaii. Get to know the geography and culture of this amazing location. **Explosive Volcanoes. **Explore the science behind the myth and find out what makes volcanoes erupt. See Inside a Volcano. Ever wondered what a volcano looks like from the inside? Sneak a scientific peek here. **Make a Volcano. **Pretend you’re a volcano god or goddess and try this fun and easy science experiment! **Hawaiian Party Time. **Learn about the music, food and celebrations of Hawaii, try a tropical recipe and make your own floral lei. **Ocean Maze. **Can you navigate your way through shark-infested waters, like Pele’s sister did? Find out in this tricky puzzle. **Hawaiian Word Search. **See if you can spot the Hawaiian-themed words in our grid. Colouring and Drawing Pages. Put your artistic skills to the test on our colouring and drawing pages. **Postcard from Hawaii. **Write a postcard from this tropical isle and send it to a friend. The Great Big Hawaii Quiz. How much can you remember about Hawaii? Pit your wits against our quiz!
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Minibeasts and Creepy Crawlies Investigation and Activity Pack

Minibeasts and Creepy Crawlies Investigation and Activity Pack

**Teach children all about minibeasts, their body parts, habitats and life cycles with this super exciting pack! Included are details and instructions for the following … Big Bug Hunt & 2 differentiated recording sheets Luxury Bug Hotel Bug Investigation Lab Wiggly Jiggly Wormery Beastly Bug Pebbles Make Your Own Bugs! Paper Plate Spider Webs Bug Box: Habitat Test Slithery Snail Collage It’s a Bug’s Life Cycles Also included… Bug game (in colour and B&W) and instructions: a fun game to help children learn about the needs of minibeasts. Bug word mat (in colour and B&W): use this delightful word mat with writing activities. Bug jigsaws: 6 bug jigsaws. Just print out on card, laminate and cut up. Learn about the different parts of bugs with these adorable jigsaws! Bug cards: 1 colour card and 1 B&W card each containing 9 bugs. You could print out 2 copies and use the bug cards to play snap/pairs. Butterfly and spider life cycle posters, both in colour and B&W.**
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