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COMMON MISTAKES & SPEECHES

COMMON MISTAKES & SPEECHES

COMMON MISTAKES & SPEECHES is a small book of 87 pages covering all what is not well known with formulating grammatically correct sentences and reported speeches. It is suitable as a reference book in primary and secondary schools. It can be used in door and outdoor studies. It contains English and Swahili translation.
philip_kibona
Easter Bunny Wanted Literacy Unit

Easter Bunny Wanted Literacy Unit

Imagine the excitement your students will have when they have to fill out a Easter Bunny Assistant Application form! Your students will need to use their persuasive writing, creativity, and sequencing skills to turn themselves into helper bunnies this Easter season! This package contains everything you need to have a literary celebration for Easter! This package contains the following items: A full colored letter from Beaner Cottontail explaining the need for assistants this year. A full colored chart for the students to choose their Easter name. A black & white cover page for the Easter Bunny Assistant Application Forms 2 black & white questionnaire sheets for the students 4 black & white Writing Papers specific to the job your students are applying (persuasive writing activity) 4 black & white Writing Papers specific to the job your students are applying for (sequencing writing activity) 1 black & white Easter Candy IQ Test with reading passages 1 black & white “Roll a Basket” activity 1 black & white “Design an Egg” activity 4 black & white certificates of selection for each of the 4 jobs ALL BLACKLINE MASTERS INCLUDED Please check top right hand corners of each page for specific Canadian/ American content. Should you have any questions or comments about this product, feel free to email me at missmonica@iheartgrade3.com Have a great day!
missmonica1
Year 1 Football World Cup Pack

Year 1 Football World Cup Pack

This resource is a bundle of activities perfect for using with your year 1 class during the 2018 football World Cup. The bundle contains: Phonics Booklet Maths Booklet Footballers Comprehensions x 5 PDF file format
blossomingminds
Romeo and Juliet - Queen Mab Speech

Romeo and Juliet - Queen Mab Speech

A fully differentiated and resourced lesson that explores Act 1 Scene 4 of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet and looks in detail Mercutio’s famous Queen Mab speech, allowing students to gain an excellent understanding of the use of imagery, repetitions, verbs and more. Definitely worth a download for KS4 and KS3 students alike.
Lead_Practitioner
Year 1 Football World Cup Reading Comprehensions - Footballers

Year 1 Football World Cup Reading Comprehensions - Footballers

This resource contains 5 comprehension activities all about the world’s top football players. They are suitable for using with year 1 or lower ability year 2. They each contain a short piece of text with words that can be predominantly sounded out. There are three trickier words which have pictures to help children work out what they say. The text is followed by 5 simple questions. Each comprehension can be used individually or you can print out together to create a booklet. There are five different footballers included: Lionel Messi Cristiano Ronaldo Neymar Kevin de Bruyne Harry Kane There is also a PowerPoint included in the pack containing a slide for each text so that you can go through the comprehensions before the children complete them. Each slide also contains 3 words that are trickier to sound out, with sound buttons underneath them. PDF file format. (Please note: due to copyright reasons, no pictures of any of the footballers are included.)
blossomingminds
RICS Set D (Reading Comprehension, Mrs P Blog)

RICS Set D (Reading Comprehension, Mrs P Blog)

-27 slides for the whole-class teaching of reading and comprehension -every slide contains an extract / image / poem etc -every slide contains a Retrieval, Interpret and Author’s Choice question -every slide contains a mastery option for quick finishers -these slides were made to link with the style of teaching shared by the Mrs P Blog Reading / Observation materials including: -poetry -story extracts -infographics -fact text extracts -photographs -book covers -book illustrations -comic book front covers
jessgoldsmith5
A Bundle of Phonics Fun for Y1 - 3 Reading Games

A Bundle of Phonics Fun for Y1 - 3 Reading Games

Reading and sounding-out is addictive when there’s an appealing challenge - as in these 3 games. Ideal for Yr 1 phonics and reading practice, helping to clarify and consolidate learning through fun. EYFS and Yr 2 will also enjoy these, taking them at their level. Yr 2 could follow on with their own versions. Colouring potential too. Bundle offers 50% discount on the 3 resources.
katewilliams_poetry
Yr 1 Reading Game - Sorting items for Mr Mix-Up

Yr 1 Reading Game - Sorting items for Mr Mix-Up

Phonics and reading support is offered in this enjoyable game. Children have to read or sound out the listed words to sort Mr Mix-Up’s house and garden items for him. Each identified item can be linked (by line or arrow) to either house or garden, as appropriate. The list contains 1- and 2-syllable words of varying difficulty, but the fun of the game will spur on any strugglers. Younger and older children will also it, older ones perhaps being inspired to create their own versions. Colouring opportunities too.
katewilliams_poetry
English months and days bundle - ELA - ESL - ELL

English months and days bundle - ELA - ESL - ELL

This months and days bundle will help your primary and beginner ESL students learn the days of the week and the months, and they’ll enjoy the learning! LICENSING TERMS: This purchase includes a license for one teacher only for personal use in their classroom. Licenses are non-transferable, meaning they can not be passed from one teacher to another. No part of this resource is to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. COPYRIGHT TERMS: This resource may not be uploaded to the internet in any form, including classroom/personal websites or network drives, unless the site is password protected and can only be accessed by students.
jenniferlcrespin
Revision for English Language Paper 2 AQA

Revision for English Language Paper 2 AQA

A short revision lesson to summarise Language Paper 2 (AQA) and booklet for printing. Includes: Assessment Objectives 3 Overview of the paper 4 Question 1 5 Question 2 7 Question 3 10 Question 4 14 Writing P.E.E.L paragraphs in Section A 16 Question 5 17 Vocabulary Strengthening 24 Also includes: Exemplar paragraphs, modelling of annotations, helpful hints for questions and timings and planning guides. Includes examples of punctuation, AFOREST techniques, list of language devices, AQA expectations for text types and vocabulary strengthening hints.
aliceboyd1995
English months and days cut and paste activity - ELA - ESL - ELL

English months and days cut and paste activity - ELA - ESL - ELL

These cut and paste worksheets will help your primary students and beginner ESL students learn the days of the week and the months. How to use these worksheets: One worksheet is included for the days of the week and the 12 months are on two sheets. Have your students cut off the bottom part of the worksheet where indicated with scissors. Then have them cut out the days and months. Now they’re ready to paste the days and months in the right spot on the paper. They should put the days and months in chronological order. Next to each numbered space there are lines where students write out the days and months to help with spelling. When they’ve finished they’ll enjoy coloring the numbers and the little black and white image at the top of the page. LICENSING TERMS: This purchase includes a license for one teacher only for personal use in their classroom. Licenses are non-transferable, meaning they can not be passed from one teacher to another. No part of this resource is to be shared with colleagues or used by an entire grade level, school, or district without purchasing the proper number of licenses. COPYRIGHT TERMS: This resource may not be uploaded to the internet in any form, including classroom/personal websites or network drives, unless the site is password protected and can only be accessed by students.
jenniferlcrespin
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Bundle

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Bundle

Bundle includes: Bean to Bar. How is Chocolate Made - An Assembly Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: A Class Assembly (30+ parts) Charlie and The Chocolate Factory: Complete Medium Term Plans and Overview Charlie and The Chocolate Factory: Topic Overview Chocolate Week Assembly
ChrisWat
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Comprehension

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Comprehension

Easy to use questions for follow up sessions of guided reading based around the book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. There are 14 adaptable sessions based on the various parts of the story. All you need to do is read, cut and stick.
ChrisWat
Reading Game, Yr 1 - Sort Out the Tea Table

Reading Game, Yr 1 - Sort Out the Tea Table

This tea table has some tasty dishes - and some inedible ones too! The challenge is to clear away the unsuitable ones, such as the old boot, clock and paper, by reading the words to identify them and crossing them out. This humorous activity takes the fear out of reading and will motivate able and hesitant readers alike to read or sound out all the 15 words. Designed for Year 1, but will also serve older children for reading practice. Can they create a tea table conundrum of their own? Early Years children will also enjoy picking out words and colouring in the picture.
katewilliams_poetry
Paper 1  English language Revision pack

Paper 1 English language Revision pack

This is an excellent resource to use with students when teaching This resource includes: Model answer example for each question How to structure your essay Excellent notes you need A 63 Page booklet There isnt q4 as I dont how to make it and I will send you q4 next week or week after Students love to use this to help structure their writing - can be used in lessons and to set for homework.
kesithana
What is Genetic Engineering? - Reading Comprehension - Informational Text

What is Genetic Engineering? - Reading Comprehension - Informational Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for beginner to proficient ESL learners. The text explores the controversial theme of genetic engineering, its applications as well as its possible adverse effects and benefits. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including comprehension questions, True or False exercises, a definitions match, a definitions match and a fun crossword. This worksheet can also be used for IGCSE, TOEFL vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
Glue in- Various HW feedback sheets for simplified (quicker) strategic marking

Glue in- Various HW feedback sheets for simplified (quicker) strategic marking

These criteria sheets can be given to students before a task so they know what they’re working towards and then glued in under their HW for the teacher to fill in and comment on. It’s a strategic yet quick and simple way of marking HW The bank includes criteris sheets for: Creative Writing Non Fiction Writing Poetry Analysis Novel Analysis Vocabulary definitions followed by sentence creation
chirpyandcheerful
Paper 2 Question 4 - AQA - Flat Earth Theory

Paper 2 Question 4 - AQA - Flat Earth Theory

This is a lesson designed around the Flat Earth Theory for preparation for question 4 from paper 2 of the AQA GCSE English exam. This lesson compares two articles from two different writers about this topic. It is designed to help students understand what the question is asking them to do , which is why the sources are not from two different eras, and helps students to break down the way articles are written and how to structure an answer. This lesson comes with a video and support material including an answer scaffold. It is a quick paced lesson with plenty of group, paired activities ending with an independent writing task, starter, plenary, self and peer assessments. This can be adapted to suit your or your students needs. Please be aware that TES preview can distort the look of the resource and this is not always a true reflection. Hope it helps.
namerased
World Cup 2018  KS2 differentiated reading activities

World Cup 2018 KS2 differentiated reading activities

A set of activities based around the theft of the Jules Rimet trophy which was stolen in 1966 and subsequently found by Pickles the dog. This resource contains the following: A short PowerPoint presentation to introduce the different trophies that have been used since 1930 at the very first World Cup tournament up to the present day. Three differentiated versions of the story with corresponding questions, Answers to the questions. Three styles of a poster for children to complete with details of the stolen trophy. Four versions of a newspaper article template for children to create an article about an aspect of the story- for example how it was stolen or how it was found. A page of useful images. This resource has been made for KS2 but it may be suitable for other age groups.
ummishaq