Back to School
Subject: Cross-curricular topics
Age range: 7-11
Resource type: Lesson (complete)
Back to School - a fun activity for primary classrooms. This Recipe for a Great School Year activity pack (including full lesson Powerpoint and all templates) makes a fun welcome project for a new class and creates a classroom display to put up for the new school year. Updated for Back to School 2019.
A super first week back/getting to know you activity!
The aim of this fun activity is to help your new class think about what will make the next school year a successful one.
Pupils will create a recipe for a great school year (the writing activity is included in the Powerpoint lesson provided) and then they can use the templates to turn it into a fabulous transition craft, perfect for display!
This resource includes:
- A full lesson powerpoint including discussion points and a differentiated writing activity.
- A teacher instruction pack
- A template pack for making the chef craft
This is an easy-to-follow, fun activity perfect for primary classrooms and can be easily adapted for different age groups.
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Three fun new year resources for primary classrooms! Start 2018 off in style with these fun activities that help pupils to think about the year ahead. 1\. Recipe for a Happy New Year - a fun activity lesson where pupils reflect on what will make a successful year and creative a recipe to display. 2\. Our Class Poem - a teamwork activity to bring your class together at the start of the year. They will create and perform a class poem. 3\. Time Capsule - pupils create an 'All About Me' time capsule envelope to seal up and open again at the end of the year! Please follow the download instructions at the bottom of the page to make sure you get all of the files included in this resource. Problems downloading? [Click here for download help.](https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/tes-download-help-11752007) Please follow the steps below to access your files: 1\. Return to this page and click on each resource to go to the product listing. 2\. Scroll to the files included within the resource listed under the header ‘Files Included’/'All Files'. You may need to click on the ‘See all Resources’ to view them all. 3\. Use the download arrow icons found to the left of each of the file names for each separate file.
Looking for activities for the first week back with your new class? Updated for 2019. Download this bundle of popular back to school activities for primary teachers getting to know their new classes! 1. New Class Activity Pack - pupils bond by working together to make a class poem 2. Time Capsule - pupils make an 'All About Me' time capsule to be sealed and opened again at the end of the school year 3. Recipe for a Great School Year - these recipes make a perfect classroom display. The resources contain ideas for adapting the activities to suit older or younger classes in Ks1 or Ks2. Great for getting to know your new class in a fun and hands-on way.
Get 50% off this resource if you buy today by using code INNOVATE at checkout! End of School Year Activities. A bundle of three of our popular end of term activities! 1\. End of term iPhone activity booklet. 2\. Fidget Spinner All About Me activities (end of term/transition). 3\. All About Me time capsules - fill these in at the end of term and pass on to the next teacher to be opened in a year's time! 3 great activities to have up your sleeve for the end of term! BONUS FREEBIE: Recipe for a Great School Year!
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Great resources and easy for the class to follow. However, there is a spelling mistake on slide 5. It say 'thoughfulness' instead of 'thoughtfulness'
Fantastic activity to do with a new class coming into Grade 6- Many thanks!
Thank you - I'm so pleased that your class enjoyed this getting to know you activity!
Perfect resource for my new year 3 class. Will look great on display. The PPT was excellent and they were engaged throughout. No issues downloading.
Thank you so much. That's great to hear - the children love seeing the display up when they come back to the classroom.
Thank you! I'm pleased you liked this activity.
Problems with downloading resolved very quickly. Thanks tes!
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