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Shadows - Game, Vocabulary and Visual Story Prompts + 31 Fun Teaching Activities For The Classroom

Shadows - Game, Vocabulary and Visual Story Prompts + 31 Fun Teaching Activities For The Classroom

You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different shadows being shown in each of the photos. I have collected together some of my best teaching resources about shadows and I think they would make a lovely lesson. There is the game of guess the shadow, followed by reviewing the key words about shadows and a creative writing task to complete. In addition, I have added a teacher guide which explains how to complete another 31 different fun tasks using these resources. You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting, eye-catching set of story prompts. The students could also take five of the laminated photos and create them into a story . The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.
peterfogarty
How To Draw A Snowflake

How To Draw A Snowflake

Draw a snowflake with six long arms and six short arms - then decorate it using your own style! This drawing exercise requires a pencil, ruler and protractor.
canadianwinter
Bumper Year 2 Christmas Activity Bundle

Bumper Year 2 Christmas Activity Bundle

Keep your year 2s busy throughout December with this collection of comprehensions, maths activities, SPaG activities, and interactive advent calendars, all with a Christmas theme. Worth over £50 if bought individually! Included in the bundle are: Christmas Maths Problems Christmas SPaG packs x 2 Comprehensions x 10 Interactive Advent calendars x 2 - maths, jokes Interactive Christmas Quiz General KS1 Activity Booklet All resources also available individually or as part of a smaller bundle.
blossomingminds
Halloween BoardGame

Halloween BoardGame

INSTRUCTIONS: 1. EACH PLAYER CHOOSES A PIECE AND PUTS IT ON “START” 2. THE YOUNGEST PLAYER GOES FIRST 3. THE PLAYER MOVES BY ROLLING THE DICE 4. THERE ARE THREE TYPES OF BOXES: QUESTION BOX (ANSWER THE QUESTION), MOVE BOX (MOVE FORWARD OR BACKWARDS) AND THE “WILL YOU SURVIVE BOX” (YOU HAVE 30 SECONDS TO DO WHAT THE CARD SAYS TO SURVIVE. IF YOU DON’T, YOU GET A PENALTY).
Olynj
French Fall Autumn Automne Color by Number Activity

French Fall Autumn Automne Color by Number Activity

This pack contains five fun seasonal designs and practices recognition of number and color words. Each design comes in two versions. The first version has both number and color words. The second has number words but not colors, in case the teacher wants to teach particular colors or for students to choose the colors themselves. Please visit our store for other fun French resources.
LlanguageLlamas
Year 2 SPaG Papers Term 1

Year 2 SPaG Papers Term 1

A bundle of SPaG booklets for year 2 with a theme of Autumn, Bonfire Night, Halloween and Christmas. All the booklets are based on the KS1 SATs Spag papers. Three of papers of each theme are included in the bundle. Also available in a smaller bundle.
blossomingminds
What's The Weather Bundle Integrated Unit

What's The Weather Bundle Integrated Unit

SAVE 20% BY PURCHASING THE BUNDLE! 'What's The Weather?' bundle is an completely integrated unit for teaching the topic of weather. My aim was to make this unit as wide-ranging as possible to suit varied ability levels. The pack content should give teachers enough element of choice to suit students' needs. Children are often scared of thunderstorms, but they love jumping in puddles of water and looking at rainbows after a storm ends. Making observations about the weather and discussing climate are great ways to teach children about science, especially since weather is something children can easily relate to and understand. Whether it's clear and sunny or rainy and windy outside, weather and climate affect children's lives every day. It dictates our wardrobe, sometimes affects our moods. It can bring us together as a community. If students have an early curiosity in weather, not only could it help them in their Maths and Science studies in school, it may even inspire the next generation of forecasters or meteorologists! ******************************************** FILE 1: CONTENT • Cover • Weather and Climate Presentation • Weather Vocabulary Display • Weather Instruments Posters • TOU/Credits ******************************************** FILE 2: CONTENT • Cover/Contents • Thinking Maps • Weather Discussion Cards • Weather Phenomenon Research • Weather Recording Sheets • Weather Experiments & Reports • Weather Forecasting • TOU/Credits ******************************************** FILE 3: CONTENT The following activities use key weather vocabulary. • Cover/Contents LITERACY STATIONS • Compound Word Match • Syllable Sort • Parts of Speech Sort MATHS ACTIVITIES • Greater/Less Than Rainbows • Weather Patterning GAMES • Matching Games SIMPLE WORKSHEET ACTIVITIES, GAMES AND PUZZLES • Discussion Weather Wheel • Scrambled Weather Words • Word to Picture Match • Weather Words Missing Letters • Seasonal Weather Drawing • Alphabetical Order • Wordsearches x 2, plus keys • Weather Words Shapes • Weather Words Opposites • Favourite Weather • TOU/Credits TOTAL PAGE COUNT: 127 ******************************************** RELATED RESOURCES What's The Weather Part 1: Presentation and Display What's The Weather Part 2: Activities What's The Weather Part 3: Literacy and Maths Activities ******************************************** Teacher's Toolkit Bundles
TeachersToolkit
What's The Weather Part 2: Activities

What's The Weather Part 2: Activities

In Part 2 of this 'What's The Weather' series, students have the opportunity to think about their prior knowledge, discuss and research different types of weather, participate in weather experiments, write lab reports and become a weather forecaster for the day! Children are often scared of thunderstorms, but they love jumping in puddles of water and looking at rainbows after a storm ends. Making observations about the weather and discussing climate are great ways to teach children about science, especially since weather is something children can easily relate to and understand. Whether it's clear and sunny or rainy and windy outside, weather and climate affect children's lives every day. It dictates our wardrobe, sometimes affects our moods. It can bring us together as a community. If students have an early curiosity in weather, not only could it help them in their Maths and Science studies in school, it may even inspire the next generation of forecasters or meteorologists! ********************************************************** CONTENT • Cover/Contents • Thinking Maps • Weather Discussion Cards • Weather Phenomenon Research • Weather Recording Sheets • Weather Experiments & Reports • Weather Forecasting • TOU/Credits PAGE COUNT: 35 ********************************************************** RELATED RESOURCES What's The Weather Part 1: Presentation and Display What's The Weather Part 3: Literacy and Maths Activities What's The Weather Bundle Integrated Unit ********************************************************** Teacher's Toolkit Science
TeachersToolkit
3 Seasonally themed Reading Comprehensions

3 Seasonally themed Reading Comprehensions

A range of seasonal themed reading comprehensions suitable for year 2-4. All differentiated for a wide range of reading abilities. A fun way to introduce some fascinating facts and develop retrieval, inference and deduction skills. Many open questions to enable for class discussion in the plenary and some questions relating to grammar and word choice.
Pencilplayground
Halloween Maze Game with Stairs and Ladders

Halloween Maze Game with Stairs and Ladders

This is Halloween themed 3d maze game with stairs and ladders. Directions: Using stairs and ladders try to find the way from the point 1 to the point 2. For safety reasons please do not jump or climb up the walls! Answer included. Files: two separate PNG files (the puzzle itself and answer file of smaller size). All graphic files are of high quality for crisp and clear printing or displaying. Keywords: autumn, halloween, holiday, fun, activity, 3d, stairs, ladders, maze, mazes, game, puzzle, labyrinth, puzzles, staircase, ladder, building, ghost, bat, black cat, spooky, night, page, sheet, visual, riddle, sheet, worksheet, illustration.
ratselmeister
Halloween Connect the Dots and Colouring Activity Pages

Halloween Connect the Dots and Colouring Activity Pages

This is Halloween themed set of 4 connect the dots (or join the dots, else dot to dot, follow the dots) picture puzzles and colouring pages. The bundle includes: (1) great cheerful pumpkin, bats and spider web; (2) bats, pumpkins, spider and spider web; (3) “boo”, two little playful ghosts, bats, pumpkins; (4) witch’s hat, pumpkins, bats and young witch’s legs. Directions: Draw a line from dot number 1 to dot number 2, then from dot number 2 to dot number 3, 3 to 4, and so on. Continue to join the dots until you have connected all the numbered dots. Then, color the picture! Answers included. All graphic files are of high quality for crisp and clear printing.
ratselmeister
Diwali :: Deepawali  :: The Festival Of Lights

Diwali :: Deepawali :: The Festival Of Lights

Diwali :: Deepawali :: The Festival Of Lights A creative way to decorate your classroom for Diwali, the festival of lights. Your kiddos will love creating and putting on their own personal touches on these beautiful Diwali Lanterns. These units are designed in a Mix & Match format. You are able to pick the pieces that you want, depending on the needs and the abilities of your students. There are so many different possibilities. Over the centuries, Diwali has become a national festival that is enjoyed by most Indians regardless of faith: Hindus, Jains, Buddhists, and Sikhs. Diwali, or Deepawali, is India's biggest and most important holiday of the year. The festival gets its name from the row (avali) of clay lamps (deepa) that are lit outside homes to symbolize the inner light that protects from spiritual darkness. This festival is as important to Hindus as the Christmas holiday is to Christians Diwali is an official holiday in Fiji, Guyana, India, Malaysia, Mauritius, Myanmar, Nepal, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, and recently Sindh Province in Pakistan.
lmilonas