Pencil Control - Star Wars BB-8
Dot to Dot to support pencil control.
A fun way to practise pencil control. Handwriting should never be rushed. It is always good to explore a range of gross then fine motor activities for children.
basic worksheet that i did to help a little boy in a nursery school with special needs,to help identify shapes and to help with his pencil control. comments can be added by teacher to help with assessments
i would sit and talk to the child through the sheet about the sound of the letter speak about the picture ask them to pick there favourate colour pencil, while working through the worksheet i would keep repeating the sound and get the child to trace with there finger first, if they lose concentration i would speak about the olaf picture.
Using a pencil is not an easy task for little fingers!
It takes lots of time and energy! This little 15 page booklet is a good introduction for those children in EYFS that are ready for that next step-writing!
The handbook includes background information for teachers about common spelling patterns, useful strategies, including mnemonics, and spelling and phonic games. Many of the ideas resources have been posted elsewhere - acknowledged at end.
7 sets of cards in JP order. There are decodable words with matching pictures. If you cut them up and laminate them they would be suitable for independent work, for a small group working with an adult, or for your whole class phonics.
A variety of Literacy Tasks
Word mat provides useful words and phrases to support writing tasks.
Pirate Character Description Sheet with Writing Prompts and Graphics
Island Setting for a pirate adventure with further writing prompts
Simple Drawing Tasks
Label a Pirate
A great additional resource for a pirates topic.
64 fun and engaging topics on which to base short/extended writing activities. Adapted from 642 Things to Write About (Young Writer's Edition), this resource comes complete with inspirational picture 'hooks' to really stimulate writing.
- Appropriate for use at KS1/2/3/4
- Ideal for literacy starters
- Easily differentiated
- Incredibly open-ended
- Thought provoking and challenging
- Sparks creativity and technical writing skills
- Perfectly adaptable (videos, role play, etc.)
Three differentiated worksheets, suitable for Year 1 & 2 pupils.
1 - Storyboard sheet with pictures and lines underneath for able writers to write each part of the story.
2 - Storyboard sheet with pictures and parts of the story with gaps for pupils to fill in.
3 - Complete storyboard in the wrong order for less able pupils to cut out and sequence.
What is a Power Vocab Word? A “Power Vocab Word” is a term, phrase or event that is very important to know about. By knowing this term, you will understand history, society and the world better than you did when you were unaware of this term.
How is the best way to learn Power Vocab? The best way is to be creative! Make these vocab words important and interesting to you by drawing, writing a poem or song, or doing another type of creative project using the word. Don’t just look up the definition!
Power Vocab Word: _____________________________
Reminder Word: _______________________________