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Matariki – Haiku Poetry Writing – Make a feather korowai

Matariki – Haiku Poetry Writing – Make a feather korowai

Celebrate the Māori New Year with this writing/art activity. Write a haiku poem on the feather template. Add colour and cut it out. Join the class feathers together to make a korowai (Māori cloak). Included: ♦ Haiku framework chart ♦ Example poem ♦ Feather template – with lines for writing ♦ Feather template – without lines Please note that information/instructions are not included for the making of the korowai. To see examples, please do an image search online (Matariki feather cloaks). The Haiku Poem: The haiku poem is a simple, 3-line poem that involves counting syllables. The framework is: 5 syllables, 7 syllables, 5 syllables. Early finishers can use the feather template without the lines to create additional decorative feathers that can then be interspersed between the haiku feathers. Made on A4 size paper. Two feathers per sheet. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Saint Patrick's Day Interactive BUNDLE

Saint Patrick's Day Interactive BUNDLE

Ready for some Saint Patrick's Day FUN? This bundle includes 4 ebooks, all related Saint Patrick’s Day. You will receive these ebooks: • Saint Patrick’s Day Math & Literacy Center • Saint Patrick’s Day Poetry Copywork • Saint Patrick’s Day Interactive Foldable Booklet • Saint Patrick Interactive Foldable Booklet You get all 4 products at one low price! Regular Price: $11.00 This bundles consists of downloadable PDF files. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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Thanksgiving FUN Interactive BUNDLE

Thanksgiving FUN Interactive BUNDLE

Looking for a FUN way to learn during November? Check out this Thanksgiving FUN Bundle! You will receive these ebooks: • Thanksgiving Lapbook • Thanksgiving Activity Book • Thanksgiving Scissor Skills • Write-Your-Own Thanksgiving Poetry • My Thanksgiving Interactive Foldable Booklet • Thanksgiving Activities Mini-Book • Giving Back Individual Booklet • Thanksgiving Mini-Lapbook You get all 8 products at one low price! Regular Price: $20.00 This bundle consists of downloadable PDF files. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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100TH DAY OF SCHOOL ACTIVITIES | HEADBAND

100TH DAY OF SCHOOL ACTIVITIES | HEADBAND

CELEBRATING YOUR 100TH DAY OF SCHOOL? HERE'S A GREAT CRATIVITY! CELEBRATING 100TH DAYS OF SCHOOL US SUCH A FUN TIME IN THE CLASSROOM! ENGAGE YOUR STUDENTS WITH THIS FUN HEADBAND! PACKAGE INCUDES *FULL COLOR IMAGES *BLACKLINE IMAGES
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Poems linked to Autumnal celebrations

Poems linked to Autumnal celebrations

I created these for a PMLD SEND group. Each PP is a poem. Each poem was brought to life with sensory materials. I tended to have one object that would highlight each slide. Celebrations of Halloween, Bonfire Night, Christmas and Diwali.
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Matariki - Acrostic Poetry

Matariki - Acrostic Poetry

Celebrate the Māori New Year with this fun writing activity. Write an acrostic poem on the bunting, colour the strip of pattern, cut it out and hang. (Simply trim the flap off if you don’t want to display it as bunting). Each of the 5 words are written on 10 different templates. There are 50 pages altogether, just print the ones you want to use. The Words: MATARIKI PUANGA PLEIADES NEW YEAR STARS The Templates: ♦ 9 different pattern strips ♦ Blank – design your own pattern Made on A4 size paper. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Matariki – Cinquain Poetry

Matariki – Cinquain Poetry

Celebrate the Māori New Year with this fun poetry writing activity. Lift the flap to see the poem underneath the decorative star. 1. Write (draft) the poem on the student template. This is located on the same sheet as the star (to reduce photocopying!). 2. Colour the star. 3. Publish the poem on the big circle template. 4. Cut both circles out. 5. Staple the circles together at the top. These look wonderful displayed on the classroom wall. There are 5 different star templates, allowing plenty of choice and variety. The Cinquain Poem looks at nouns, verbs, adjectives and synonyms so it is the perfect writing activity to compliment your word work programme. There are two different frameworks included in this resource (see below). Included: ♦ Framework chart - A and B ♦ Example poems. ♦ Publishing templates - front and back - 5 different star options ♦ Publishing template with a blank star (students design their own) ♦ Additional student handouts (for students to draft their writing on). 2 per A4 page. You probably won't need these, but handy to have just in case. A full set of resources are included for both frameworks. Made on A4 size paper. Two sheets of paper are required for each published poem (front circle with star and back circle with poem). Approximate size when cut out is 18cm in diameter. Framework A: 1 Noun (topic) 2 Adjectives 3 Verbs (-ing words) 4 Nouns 1 Synonym Framework B: The same as Framework A except line four changes to a ‘4 word phrase’. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Matariki – Diamante Poetry

Matariki – Diamante Poetry

Celebrate the Māori New Year with this fun poetry writing activity. The Diamante Poem looks at nouns, verbs, adjectives and synonyms so it is the perfect writing activity to compliment your word work programme. There are two different frameworks included in this resource. Included: ♦ 2x Framework charts ♦ 2x Student handouts (for drafting their writing on). 2 per A4 page. ♦ 1x Example poem (Matariki) ♦ 5x Publishing templates ♦ Publishing template with blank star (students design their own) The published poems look great cut out and displayed on the classroom wall. Made on A4 size paper. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Phonics Week 1- SATP Plan and Flipchart

Phonics Week 1- SATP Plan and Flipchart

WEEKLY PHONICS PLAN & ACTIVE INSPIRE FLIPCHART This is a detailed weekly phonics session, including the flip charts to use when teaching the children. There are whole class activities included for each lesson, as well as some practical opportunities. This resource can be used as a whole class input or a small group intervention session. Each daily plan lasts approximately 20mins, which is the ideal time for a phonics session.
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Pre-K and Kindergarten Reading and Math Skills Assessment Tracker

Pre-K and Kindergarten Reading and Math Skills Assessment Tracker

Essay and multiple choice tests are not an option in Pre-K. You're doing great just getting them to write their first and last name on a paper. As a teacher and lover of cold hard proof I have created a spreadsheet to help you assess your prekindergarten students on the reading and math skills you are trying to instill. Pre-K assessments are done one-on-one. For alphabet recognition, you show them a random letter card one at a time asking for the letters name and sound. This spreadsheet allows you to record the number of LETTER NAMES each student recognizes and in return you get their percentages color-coded for quick referencing. There is a separate column for LETTER SOUNDS and RHYMING WORDS as well. The rhyming word columns are meant to be customized to the exact number of words you are testing for. There is a shaded box where you enter the number of words you tested for. Then you enter the number correct for each student to receive their color-coded percentages. I have also included a page specifically for SPANISH teachers. On the Spanish page you can record results for 29 Letter Names tested and 30 Letter Sounds tested. If your school tests for a different number, please let me know and I can make you a Special template. The MATH pages can be customized just as the Rhyming is. By default it records results for 25 Numbers for PK4, 10 Numbers for PK3, 8 Shapes and 10 Colors. The spreadsheet has space to record for 8 testing periods, about once a month for one school year. This does require that you do have Microsoft Excel already.
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Plan a Whole School Art and Book Week

Plan a Whole School Art and Book Week

Ideas and plans to create your own Art and Book week in primary with a natural theme of ‘Into the Woods’. Each class is allocated a text to base activities upon. A weekly plan that includes ideas and a suggested timetable, notes for teachers and risk assessment included. This resource is the art activities for the Book week, to find further details about the literacy plans see the new TES shop ClassGems literacy planning for this week.
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