1. Resources Home
  2. Preschool
  3. Literacy for early childhood
The 'th' Phonics Games Pack

The 'th' Phonics Games Pack

A set of printable resources that can be laminated and used to support teaching and learning the ‘th’ consonant digraph (Letters and Sounds Phase 3, Read Write Inc. Set 1). Great for one-to-one and intervention as well as group and class use. Includes: ♦ Short Bingo ♦ Race to the Moon (track-based dice game) ♦ Rocket ‘n’ Roll (single or multi-player grid-based dice game) ♦ Falling Star Four in a Row (2-player, read the words and try to get four in a row) ♦ Moon Mountain (2-player, leave the last word to win) ♦ Nebular Noughts & Crosses (phonics-based tic tac toe game) ♦ Solar Squares (phonics-based boxes game) ♦ Fuel-Up (2-player roll the dice and read game) ♦ Battleships (phonics-based variation of the traditional game) Most of the resources contain a pre-cursive font similar to that used in the Year 1 Phonics Screening Check.
First School Years
The 'sh' Phonics Games Pack

The 'sh' Phonics Games Pack

A set of printable resources that can be laminated and used to support teaching and learning the ‘sh’ consonant digraph (Letters and Sounds Phase 3, Read, Write, Inc. Set 2). Great for one-to-one and intervention as well as group and class use. Includes: ♦ Bingo (calling card + 32 game cards) ♦ Race to the Moon (track-based dice game) ♦ Rocket ‘n’ Roll (single or multi-player grid-based dice game) ♦ Loop Cards (32 ‘I have… / Who has…’ cards) ♦ Jigsaw Puzzle (match the pictures with the words) ♦ Tarsia (join the triangles so that the words are alongside the correct pictures) ♦ Falling Star Four in a Row (2-player, read the words and try to get four in a row) ♦ Moon Mountain (2-player, leave the last word to win) ♦ Nebular Noughts & Crosses (phonics-based tic tac toe game) ♦ Planetary Pick-Up (2-player roll around the board collecting things/aliens) ♦ Solar Squares (phonics-based boxes game) ♦ Phonics Fuel-Up (2-player dice game) ♦ Battleships (phonics-based variation of the traditional game) Most of the resources contain a pre-cursive font similar to that used in the Year 1 Phonics Screening Check.
First School Years
The 'tch' Phonics Games Pack

The 'tch' Phonics Games Pack

A set of printable resources that can be laminated and used to support teaching and learning the ‘tch’ consonant trigraph. Great for one-to-one and intervention as well as group and class use. Includes: ♦ Short Bingo ♦ Race to the Moon (track-based dice game) ♦ Rocket ‘n’ Roll (single or multi-player grid-based dice game) ♦ Falling Star Four in a Row (2-player, read the words and try to get four in a row) ♦ Moon Mountain (2-player, leave the last word to win) ♦ Nebular Noughts & Crosses (phonics-based tic tac toe game) ♦ Solar Squares (phonics-based boxes game) ♦ Starlight Sudoku (phonics-based selection of 4 by 4 Sudoku puzzles) ♦ Battleships (phonics-based variation of the traditional game) Most of the resources contain a pre-cursive font similar to that used in the Year 1 Phonics Screening Check.
First School Years
The 'ch' Phonics Games Pack

The 'ch' Phonics Games Pack

A set of printable resources that can be laminated and used to support teaching and learning the ‘ch’ consonant digraph. Great for one-to-one and intervention as well as group and class use. Includes: ♦ Short Bingo ♦ Race to the Moon (track-based dice game) ♦ Rocket ‘n’ Roll (single or multi-player grid-based dice game) ♦ Jigsaw Puzzle (match the pictures with the words) ♦ Tarsia (join the triangles so that the words are alongside the correct pictures) ♦ Falling Star Four in a Row (2-player, read the words and try to get four in a row) ♦ Moon Mountain (2-player, leave the last word to win) ♦ Nebular Noughts & Crosses (phonics-based tic tac toe game) ♦ Planetary Pick-Up (2-player roll around the board collecting things/aliens) ♦ Solar Squares (phonics-based boxes game) ♦ Battleships (phonics-based variation of the traditional game) Most of the resources contain a pre-cursive font similar to that used in the Year 1 Phonics Screening Check.
First School Years
Ay sound worksheet

Ay sound worksheet

Worksheet for children to spell words containing the ‘ay’ sound. I use these as an independent activity in guided reading.
kennykoalabear
The 'qu' Phonics Games Pack (Letters & Sounds Phase 3)

The 'qu' Phonics Games Pack (Letters & Sounds Phase 3)

A set of printable resources that can be laminated and used to support teaching and learning the ‘qu’ consonant digraph (Letters and Sounds Phase 3, Read Write Inc. Set 1). Great for one-to-one and intervention as well as group and class use. Includes: ♦ Short Bingo ♦ Race to the Moon (track-based dice game) ♦ Rocket ‘n’ Roll (single or multi-player grid-based dice game) ♦ Falling Star Four in a Row (2-player, read the words and try to get four in a row) ♦ Moon Mountain (2-player, leave the last word to win) ♦ Nebular Noughts & Crosses (phonics-based tic tac toe game) ♦ Solar Squares (phonics-based boxes game) ♦ Starlight Sudoku (phonics-based selection of 4 by 4 Sudoku puzzles) ♦ Battleships (phonics-based variation of the traditional game) Most of the resources contain a pre-cursive font similar to that used in the Year 1 Phonics Screening Check.
First School Years
Year 4 Planning Complete Year's Planning Numeracy Literacy KS2 & Aesop Cloze Worksheets Bundle

Year 4 Planning Complete Year's Planning Numeracy Literacy KS2 & Aesop Cloze Worksheets Bundle

Great mega bundle. A complete year’s planning. Plus great Aesop cloze worksheets. Incredible value. Please look at my shop for individual details. Below is one as an example: Planning for the Autumn term for year 4. You get 160 mb of material so good value imo. I taught mainly in Catholic schools so has a Catholic bent. But as we live in a multicultural society, this should be no problem. You get planning for: creative curriculum Literacy Numeracy P.E. (some) Science (some) R.E. (Advent etc) Loads of great lessons to ease your Sunday afternoons. Just cut and paste into your school template.
auntieannie
The 'x/y/z/zz' Phonics Games Pack (Letters & Sounds Phase 3)

The 'x/y/z/zz' Phonics Games Pack (Letters & Sounds Phase 3)

A set of printable resources that can be laminated and used to support teaching and learning the x, y, z and zz sounds (Letters and Sounds Phase 3). Great for one-to-one and intervention as well as group and class use. Includes: ♦ Bingo (calling card + 32 game cards) ♦ Race to the Moon (track-based dice game) ♦ Rocket ‘n’ Roll (single or multi-player grid-based dice game) ♦ Loop Cards (32 ‘I have… / Who has…’ cards) ♦ Jigsaw Puzzle (match the pictures with the words) ♦ Tarsia (join the triangles so that the words are alongside the correct pictures) ♦ Falling Star Four in a Row (2-player, read the words and try to get four in a row) ♦ Moon Mountain (2-player, leave the last word to win) ♦ Nebular Noughts & Crosses (phonics-based tic tac toe game) ♦ Planetary Pick-Up (2-player roll around the board collecting things/aliens) ♦ Solar Squares (phonics-based boxes game) ♦ Phonics Fuel-Up (2-player dice game) ♦ Battleships (phonics-based variation of the traditional game) Most of the resources contain a pre-cursive font similar to that used in the Year 1 Phonics Screening Check.
First School Years
'p' Sound Phonics Bundle | Phonics Resources | Phonics Worksheets | CVC Words

'p' Sound Phonics Bundle | Phonics Resources | Phonics Worksheets | CVC Words

Teach the ‘p’ sound with 16 pages of no prep phonics worksheets. Available in color and in eco friendly black and white. Use each resource individually or print out the whole sound book for each student to work through. RESOURCES INCLUDED Find the ‘p’ sound Picture matching (cvc words) Sentence starters Be an ‘p’ sound detective Handwriting using the ‘p’ sound Spelling using the ‘p’ sound Real and alien words using the ‘p’ sound ‘p’ sound word comprehension Word list quiz (cvc) The ideal way to teach the ‘p’ phonics sound.
PhonicsSophie
The Set 2 Phonics Games Bundle (Read, Write, Inc. Set 2 Sounds)

The Set 2 Phonics Games Bundle (Read, Write, Inc. Set 2 Sounds)

This bundle includes all of our games packs for Set 2 sounds (as listed in the RWI Phonics scheme). Great for intervention and consolidation. The sounds covered are: ay, ee, igh, ow (snow), oo (boot), oo (look), ar, or, air, ir, ou (cloud), oy Games include: ♦ Bingo (calling card + 32 game cards) ♦ Race to the Moon (track-based dice game) ♦ Rocket ‘n’ Roll (single or multi-player grid-based dice game) ♦ Loop Cards (32 ‘I have… / Who has…’ cards) ♦ Jigsaw Puzzle (match the pictures with the words) ♦ Tarsia (join the triangles so that the words are alongside the correct pictures) ♦ Falling Star Four in a Row (2-player, read the words and try to get four in a row) ♦ Moon Mountain (2-player, leave the last word to win) ♦ Nebular Noughts & Crosses (phonics-based tic tac toe game) ♦ Planetary Pick-Up (2-player roll around the board collecting things/aliens) ♦ Solar Squares (phonics-based boxes game) ♦ Fuel-Up (two-player dice game) ♦ Battleships (phonics-based variation of the traditional game) Most of the resources contain a pre-cursive font similar to that used in the Year 1 Phonics Screening Check.
First School Years
The Set 2 Phonics Games Pack (Read, Write, Inc. Set 2 Sounds)

The Set 2 Phonics Games Pack (Read, Write, Inc. Set 2 Sounds)

A selection of games that can be laminated and used to support teaching and learning Set 2 sounds as presented in the RWI scheme. Great for intervention and consolidation before moving onto Set 3. Each game contains words with the following sounds: ay, ee, igh, ow (snow), oo (boot), oo (look), ar, or, air, ir, ou (cloud), oy Games include: ♦ Bingo (calling card + 32 game cards) ♦ Race to the Moon (track-based dice game) ♦ Rocket ‘n’ Roll (single or multi-player grid-based dice game) ♦ Loop Cards (32 ‘I have… / Who has…’ cards) ♦ Jigsaw Puzzle (match the pictures with the words) ♦ Tarsia (join the triangles so that the words are alongside the correct pictures) ♦ Falling Star Four in a Row (2-player, read the words and try to get four in a row) ♦ Moon Mountain (2-player, leave the last word to win) ♦ Nebular Noughts & Crosses (phonics-based tic tac toe game) ♦ Planetary Pick-Up (2-player roll around the board collecting things/aliens) ♦ Solar Squares (phonics-based boxes game) ♦ Fuel-Up (two-player dice game) ♦ Battleships (phonics-based variation of the traditional game) Most of the resources contain a pre-cursive font similar to that used in the Year 1 Phonics Screening Check.
First School Years
Autumn Leaves Picture Poem Sheets -Yrs 1-3

Autumn Leaves Picture Poem Sheets -Yrs 1-3

Your young writers and emergent writers will feel as free as the sailing autumn leaves as they write on these leaf pictures. Three worksheets: Leaf colour similes, Autumn leaves can be (with guidance sheet) and a simpler version for younger children. The activities will support literacy and your autumn focus simultaneously, also offering scope for colouring.
katewilliams_poetry
{Free} Back To School Quiz With A QR Code Twist!

{Free} Back To School Quiz With A QR Code Twist!

This free Back To School Quiz With A QR Code Twist! is perfect for that exciting first day back! It will help your students break the ice with fellow students, get to know their teacher and find their way around the classroom. So much fun using mobile devices too! I have included 2 versions in this pack: UK English Colour Version UK English Ink Saving Version This is the content of the introduction image: Welcome back to school! Let’s have some fun with this ‘back to school’ quiz. There are 10 questions to answer – they will help you find out some things about your teacher, your friends and your classroom. Scan the image on the page with your mobile device to find the question. Write your answers on the sheet. Take your time, try your best and most of all – have fun! Welcome back to school! Check the images to see a list of the 10 questions/tasks. CONTENT: Cover List of questions - if printing, remember to remove these! Introduction for students to read Ten questions/tasks Answer sheets TOU/Credits PAGE COUNT: 18 RELATED RESOURCES Free Resources Teacher’s Toolkit Free
TeachersToolkit
"A Place Called Kindergarten" Kindergarten Unit:

"A Place Called Kindergarten" Kindergarten Unit:

Product Description A place called kindergarten Kindergarten Unit: Following worksheets are included: E L A Count the syllables (3 worksheets) Beginning sound (5 worksheets) Tracing words (5 worksheets) Characters in the story or not. (4 worksheets Tommy’s Character Traits Farm Animals’ Character Traits Story sequencing cards Coloring pages (7 worksheets) Science (4 worksheets) Animal sound, babies, Dandelion plant life cycle and label the plants Social Studies (2 worksheets) Vocabulary cards (18 Cards) Number cards (1 to 10) Math (6 worksheets)
zatmazmat_100
A Walk In The Bush by Gwyn Perkins Bookmarks CBCA Australia Find Your Treasure

A Walk In The Bush by Gwyn Perkins Bookmarks CBCA Australia Find Your Treasure

I have another one of my CBCA Australia 2018 “Find Your Treasure” book week shortlisted books bookmark. This one is of the super book A Walk In The Bush by Gwyn Perkins, it is my depiction of a scene and also some images to colour in on the other. It comes as an A4 pdf with the two different scenes on the one page. I also have other book week activities too, so please check them out. Thank you. Also see link for my other book week activities here http://www.juniorprimarylibrary.com/bookweek18/aubookweek.html
juniorprimarylibrary
Hark It's Me Ruby Lee by Lisa Shanahan & Binny CBCA Australia Bookmarks Book Week

Hark It's Me Ruby Lee by Lisa Shanahan & Binny CBCA Australia Bookmarks Book Week

I have another one of my CBCA Australia 2018 “Find Your Treasure” book week shortlisted books bookmarks. This one is of the super book Hark It’s Me Ruby Lee by Lisa Shanahan & Binny it is my depiction of a couple of scenes. It comes as an A4 pdf with the two different scenes on the one page. I also have other book week activities too, so please check them out. Thank you. Also see link for my other book week activities here http://www.juniorprimarylibrary.com/bookweek18/aubookweek.html
juniorprimarylibrary
Story Spinner - A Magic Night - Literacy KS1

Story Spinner - A Magic Night - Literacy KS1

KS1 Literacy - Interactive Story Spinner - A Magic Night This interactive tool provides a fun way of generating the basis for a story. This is great tool to use for a group activity. Ask each group to spin the story spinner to generate a location, character and object for each part of the story. Then give groups some time to discuss ideas and how the story might unfold, before tasking pupils with carrying on and writing the story individually.
Tes_elements
Seasons Interactive Explanation Book - Early Reader - KS1 Literacy

Seasons Interactive Explanation Book - Early Reader - KS1 Literacy

KS1 Literacy - Seasons - Interactive Explanation Book This is an interactive storybook about the Seasons. This text is aimed at early reader level, which is ideal for younger students, lower-ability learners or pupils with SEN. This interactive also has full audio support. It is a great resource for whole-class reading or individual practice.
Tes_elements
Seasons Sequencer (Simple) - KS1 Literacy

Seasons Sequencer (Simple) - KS1 Literacy

KS1 Literacy - Seasons Sequencer (Simple) This is an interactive activity for pupils to sequence the seasons. This is a simple version containing four steps that need to be sequenced. Each picture has a written description with accompanying audio. Pupils are tasked with dragging the pictures into the cyclical diagram and placing them in the right order. Click the winder to rotate the images and press the play button to see and hear the sequence. This is a great resource to use as an introduction to sequencing and explanation writing.
Tes_elements
Three Little Pigs Story Writing Frame Worksheet - KS1 Literacy

Three Little Pigs Story Writing Frame Worksheet - KS1 Literacy

KS1 Literacy - Three Little Pigs Story Writing Frame Worksheet This worksheet consists of a storyboard for the traditional tale of ‘Three Little Pigs’, however there is no text or dialogue. Pupils are tasked with writing the story, using the images as prompts. Students are encouraged to explore adding description and dialogue as they retell the story in their own words. This is a great exercise for pupils to work on independently or in small groups. It can also form the basis for writing a longer piece of text.
Tes_elements
Three Little Pigs Text and Images - Reading Level A - KS1 Literacy

Three Little Pigs Text and Images - Reading Level A - KS1 Literacy

KS1 Literacy - Three Little Pigs Text and Images - Reading Level A Explore text and images for the traditional tale of ‘Three Little Pigs’. This text is pitched at reading level A, which is designed for pupils who are beginning to read simple sentences and shorter overall text independently. This resource is useful for retelling or writing tasks. For example, you can delete the column of text and ask pupils to retell the story or write their own versions.
Tes_elements
Three Little Pigs Text and Images - Early Reader Level - KS1 Literacy

Three Little Pigs Text and Images - Early Reader Level - KS1 Literacy

KS1 Literacy - Three Little Pigs Text and Images - Early Reader Level Explore text and images for the traditional tale of ‘Three Little Pigs’. This text is pitched at early reader level, making it ideal for younger students, lower-ability learners or pupils with SEN. This resource is useful for retelling or writing tasks. For example, you can delete the column of text and ask pupils to retell the story or write their own versions.
Tes_elements
The Gingerbread Man Story Writing Frame Worksheet - KS1 Literacy

The Gingerbread Man Story Writing Frame Worksheet - KS1 Literacy

KS1 Literacy - The Gingerbread Man Story Writing Frame Worksheet This worksheet consists of a storyboard for the traditional tale of ‘The Gingerbread Man’, however there is no text or dialogue. Pupils are tasked with writing the story, using the images as prompts. Students are encouraged to explore adding description and dialogue as they retell the story in their own words. This is a great exercise for pupils to work on independently or in small groups. It can also form the basis for writing a longer piece of text.
Tes_elements
The Gingerbread Man Text and Images - Reading Level A - KS1 Literacy

The Gingerbread Man Text and Images - Reading Level A - KS1 Literacy

KS1 Literacy - The Gingerbread Man Text and Images - Reading Level A Explore text and images for the traditional tale of ‘The Gingerbread Man’. This text is pitched at reading level A, which is designed for pupils who are beginning to read simple sentences and shorter overall text independently. This resource is useful for retelling or writing tasks. For example, you can delete the column of text and ask pupils to retell the story or write their own versions.
Tes_elements
The Gingerbread Man Text and Images - Early Reader Level - KS1 Literacy

The Gingerbread Man Text and Images - Early Reader Level - KS1 Literacy

KS1 Literacy - The Gingerbread Man Text and Images - Early Reader Level Explore text and images for the traditional tale of ‘The Gingerbread Man’. This text is pitched at early reader level, making it ideal for younger students, lower-ability learners or pupils with SEN. This resource is useful for retelling or writing tasks. For example, you can delete the column of text and ask pupils to retell the story or write their own versions.
Tes_elements
Josh's Favourite Toy Interactive Storybook - Early Reader Level - KS1 Literacy

Josh's Favourite Toy Interactive Storybook - Early Reader Level - KS1 Literacy

KS1 Literacy - Josh’s Favourite Toy Interactive Storybook - Early Reader Level This is an interactive storybook for the Tes elements original story of ‘Josh’s Favourite Toy’. This text is pitched at early reader level, making it ideal for younger students, lower-ability learners or pupils with SEN. This interactive has full audio support, minimal direct speech and shorter sentences, as well as colourful illustrations. This is a great resource for whole-class reading or individual practice.
Tes_elements