What's Hot?

25th October 2013 at 01:00
There is much to confuse this week: snakes that aren't snakes, soles that are not souls, and civil matters that are less than civil. All make for great resources, so get downloading

1. Snake lines

What is it? Three differentiated number-line worksheets

Who is it for? 5-7s

Why is it hot? A collection of simple, printable worksheets that cover numbers up to 10, 20 and 25 in a fun snake- shaped template.


2. Sound it out

What is it? Phonics flash cards in a simple slide format

Who is it for? 7-11s

Why is it hot? Practise sounds and letters in a clear and consistent format with these time-saving PowerPoints.


3. Language lessons

What is it? An English as a foreign language reading task about a cat called Flame

Who is it for? 5-11s

Why is it hot? The short text on the two-page worksheet is followed by comprehension questions and activities.


4. Sole searching

What is it? Worksheets and online interactive activities on the topic of shoes

Who is it for? 5-11s

Why is it hot? Explore the design and history of shoes using this resource with a variety of curricular links.


5. Sikhism summary

What is it? A plenary activity sheet on Sikhism

Who is it for? 7-11s

Why is it hot? Use at the end of a Sikhism topic to check understanding of key terms.


6. Civil matters

What is it? A PowerPoint to set the scene for learning about the English Civil War

Who is it for? 11-14s

Why is it hot? An engaging introduction to the war, with plenty of historical context.


7. Water works

What is it? A cross-curricular booklet covering everything to do with water, from floods to Water Aid

Who is it for? 11-16s

Why is it hot? This 36-page booklet contains worksheets and tasks on water issues, and develops enquiry skills.


8. Speak up

What is it? Resources for a speaking assessment

Who is it for? 14-16s

Why is it hot? Preparation for a speaking activity in which students justify why an artwork would suit their gallery.


9. Bones of the matter

What is it? A presentation on the structure and function of the skeleton

Who is it for? 16-18s

Why is it hot? Information on bone types, plus fun activities and supporting worksheets.


10. Words of wonder

What is it? Quotes, proverbs and sayings to use for display

Who is it for? 11-18s

Why is it hot? Motivate even the most apathetic of students with quotes that promote hard work and perseverance.



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