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Playground Sentence Boards

Playground Sentence Boards

9 mats each with a different sentence and picture about the playground offering an opportunity to read, match, cut, stick and color. (fonts: CCW Cursive Outline 1 required).
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The World News Crossword - April 22nd, 2018

The World News Crossword - April 22nd, 2018

The World News Crossword - April 22nd, 2018 is a simple document containing a one page crossword based on last week’s news events. There are three bonus crosswords (Canada, China, and Australia). The World News Crossword - April 22nd, 2018 can be used in Geography, English, SEN (excellent for concentration, logical thinking skills, research skills and handwriting), PSHE/homeroom, Economics, Business… and of course it’s a lot less about what happened and a lot more about the discussions that begin with ‘why…’ Why did China impose a tariff on US sorghum? Why are people protesting in Nicaragua? Why will KitKat lose its trademark protection in the EU? Why are 11,000 Vanuatau residents being evacuated from Ambae Island? The solutions are included.
BFP
The World News Crossword - April 15th, 2018

The World News Crossword - April 15th, 2018

The World News Crossword - April 15th, 2018 is a simple crossword based on the events in last week’s news from around the world. We create a new puzzle every week so it can be built into a weekly PSHE, Geography, Economics, English, or Social Studies lesson. These crosswords have been used with significant success in with both GATE and SEN students. The puzzles can be used at all levels of high school and middle school, as homework activities or as in-class, small-group activities. Each week there are three bonus puzzles. This week’s download includes two puzzles on climate change and a puzzle on the Amazon Basin. And of course, all the solutions are included. What happened last week? The CEO of the world’s largest advertising agency resigned suddenly. An Australian company advertised for ‘Anglo-Saxon’ staff. A forest fire resulted in evacuations around Sydney. Two Indian athletes were sent home from the Commonwealth Games because needles were found in their accommodation. Indian police rescued 70 children who were working in a jewelry factory. A Russian-built military plane crashed in Algeria killing all passengers and crew. And the US, UK, and France attacked military installations in Syria in response to a chemical weapons attack by the Syrian government. It’s less about what happened around the world and more about why. Why did the prime minister of Hungary get re-elected for a third term? Why did the US, UK and France attack Syria because of chemical weapons, but not because of ‘ordinary’ bombs? Why were 11 lions killed in a national park? Why did the New Zealand government announce that it will not issue any new permits to oil exploration companies? Why did the UK government deny entry to an Austrian and a Hungarian?
BFP
Thinking Skills: Read Think Sort Logic Puzzles

Thinking Skills: Read Think Sort Logic Puzzles

This simple pack of Logic Puzzles For Key Stage 1 is a fun and engaging way to stimulate logical thinking in early learners. Suitable for 5-7 year olds (depending on ability) these logic puzzles can be used as early finisher tasks. The pack contains 28 logic puzzles in total. Students need to be able to judge, analyse and think critically in order to participate fully in a democratic and technological society. This can be achieved if the teacher recognises the value of thinking skills and provides opportunities for the thinking processes to be modelled and developed. Learning to apply logical reasoning through logic puzzles can stimulate the brain, as well as aid memory and concentration. CHALLENGE SET NOTES: Students should always cut out the pictures first, then read the information. This is to avoid being influenced by the random position the pictures have been placed in on the worksheet - the position of the pictures is irrelevant to the information given. After the initial reading, students should place the pictures in the correct positions first. They should then read again for the other criteria. Some inferences must be made. This set MUST be printed in colour. CONTENT • Cover/Contents/Teacher Notes • Sets 1-4: 5 puzzles each (total = 20) • Challenge set for advanced ability thinkers (total = 8) • Ink-saving Copy • Answer Keys • TOU/Credits PAGE COUNT: 98 Teacher’s Toolkit Thinking Skills
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Non standard measuring SEN, Early Years, and Primary

Non standard measuring SEN, Early Years, and Primary

15 worksheets for fun activities to measure everyday objects in the classroom using non standard measurements. Suitable for SEN, Early Years, Primary and Preschoolers. Non standard measurements used: counters, cubes, feet, hands and paperclips (it may be an idea to have blue tac on hand for measuring larger objects with counters and paperclips to make it easier for visual learners to see how many were needed to measure each object.
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Weighing standard and non standard SEN, Early Years and Primary

Weighing standard and non standard SEN, Early Years and Primary

Weighing using standard and non standard measurements. 24 activity worksheets. Identifying which object is heaviest and lightest from a choice of 2 after weighing them using cubes, counters (non standard) or grams (standard). Suitable for SEN, Early Years, Primary, Preschoolers. 24 worksheets in total (18 suitable for lower abilities, 12 for middle and 18 suitable for higher abilities). As an extension higher ability pupils should be challenged to make their own worksheet - what objects will they choose and can they estimate which will be heaviest and lightest, then weigh the objects and check if their estimate was correct? 18 worksheets for lower abilities- 6 for identifying which is heavier and lighter (using balancing scales place one of the objects one side and the other object at the opposite side of the scales, then see which side moves down showing the heaviest object). 12 worksheets for lower and middle abilities to use balancing scales to compare 2 everyday items, then use photos to cut out, stick and glue, or if able to write they can write their answer in the correct column (non standard). 6 worksheets for higher abilities to use scales to weigh and record the weight of objects in grams, then to identify which one was heaviest and which was lightest (standard). They can also use the 12 worksheets using counters and cubes to weigh the objects. To make it harder get them to estimate the number first, before checking how close they were.
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The World News Crossword - April 8th, 2018

The World News Crossword - April 8th, 2018

The World News Crossword - April 8th, 2018, is a crossword based on events in last week’s news. (And there are 3 more crosswords that can be used any time to support students’ knowledge of the world around them.) A huge cargo ship smashed into a house on its way from Russia to Saudi Arabia. Government forces in Syria appear to have used chemical weapons again. More Palestinians were killed by Israeli gun fire. Monkeys fought off would-be thieves in Wellington’s zoo in New Zealand. A Japanese man was arrested for licking his violent son in a cage for more than 20 years. A football club suspended most of its players for an argument they were having on… Facebook. I have the students work on the News Crossword in small groups and they compete to be first finished. But they usually get side tracked discussing the events in the news, mostly asking, ‘why?’ Why was China’s space-lab left to crash into the Earth? Why is there so much plastic pollution in the sea near UK? Why are the US and China imposing tariffs on each other’s exports? Why was Prince Charles made an honory chief in Vanuatu? (And why is it ‘honorary’ and not ‘honourary’?) And at what stage do we tell Facebook that our personal information belongs to us and not them?
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Do's and Don'ts for 8 to 11 years - Handwriting

Do's and Don'ts for 8 to 11 years - Handwriting

By the age of eight to 11, a child should be able to write words with little thought of the shapes they are making. However, there are still a few things that parents and educators should keep in mind when teaching their children about handwriting techniques. So, this teach handwriting 8 to 11 years booklet has been created to outlines the do’s and don’ts of effective handwriting for older children. Whether you are teaching your child at home or in a classroom environment, this booklet will ensure that the child has more chance of developing neat handwriting. Do’s and Don’ts for 8 to 11 years can be used in conjunction with the other Help With Handwriting workbooks.
HelpwithHandwriting
Famous Historical Events Handwriting Sheets

Famous Historical Events Handwriting Sheets

Themed around famous historical events handwriting sheets, this workbook will engage them as they independently learn about history. By doing these nine activity sheets children will practice their handwriting, spelling, and grammar whilst picking up basic research techniques. Whether used in the classroom or at home, this handwriting workbook is an indispensable tool. This is a handwriting resource with a difference. Not only does it help the child practice their handwriting techniques, spelling and grammar, it also encourages them to do research. This workbook has been designed for children aged between eight and 11, in particular, those who are interested in history.
HelpwithHandwriting
World Foods Handwriting Practice Workbook

World Foods Handwriting Practice Workbook

This world foods handwriting practice workbook includes nine worksheets that are themed around food that can be found in different countries across the world. Designed for children aged between eight and 11, it is perfect for classroom learning or at home. This handwriting workbook has been developed to encourage children to do their research in books or on the Internet and will give them an additional skill going forward. The primary function though is to help the child to practice their handwriting techniques. This workbook is invaluable for any child needs to work on making their letters more legible. An example of the countries where the foods to be investigated are: Italy, France, America and many more.
HelpwithHandwriting
Intelligent Animals Handwriting Practice

Intelligent Animals Handwriting Practice

This handwriting workbook has been designed for older children aged between eight and 11. This intelligent animals handwriting practice includes nine worksheets that are themed around animals and therefore perfect for any child that loves nature etc. It can be used for home learning or in a classroom environment. As well as helping the child to practice their handwriting techniques it also encourages them to do their research, either on the Internet or in books. This additional activity will add to the fun and give them an even greater sense of achievement. This workbook has been developed for a child who can write simple sentences but might need more practice when it comes to making their letters more legible.
HelpwithHandwriting
February Handwriting Workbook

February Handwriting Workbook

With 29 activity sheets, this handwriting workbook will give your child plenty of opportunities to become more confident in their handwriting techniques. Designed with eight to 11-year-olds in mind and themed around events that take place in February, this handwriting workbook is ideal for children who need to improve their letter legibility. Whether at home on their own or in the classroom with others, this February based handwriting workbook will build their confidence as well as their handwriting techniques. You will receive 29 worksheets that take between five and 10 minutes each; the perfect length to keep them engaged throughout the activity. Please note, the design follows the UK method of learning cursive handwriting where only the lower case letters are in the joined up style.
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