Suitable for any insect, minibeast or nature based study/topic - or for simply an inspiring writing lesson! This is a complete, engaging, imaginative, creative writing or Big Writing stimuli lesson that can be applied to many different writing genres. Children discuss ideas and then plan by answering the thought provoking questions which enable a wealth of ideas to be generated for the writing. Planning sheet has space for 5 sense descriptions, VCOP elements and purpose, audience and genre notes to help meet the new 2014 curriculum. Starter activity plus 2 widths of line guides/writing sheets included plus optional paragraph planning sheet, custom art sheet and self-assessment plenary activity mean that this lesson's length is flexible and could easily last for 2 hours if you wanted it to and comes with 3 different options for delivery over 1,2 or 3 lessons. Lesson is aimed at higher ability KS1 but can be used for KS2 as well.
Engaging, fun and challenging complete lesson that teaches and rehearses demarcating sentences with question marks, exclamation marks and full stops. Children learn about each punctuation mark and the importance of adding punctuation at the end of sentences, identifying which punctuation to use. They then work through 4 activities designed to develop their understanding using different skills. They identify, create and explain, with the more able going on to a challenging extension activity. There is also a fun activity in there too that your class will love. Self/peer-assessment plenary is also included to really help cement the learning in their minds and potentially make marking easier for you too. Aimed at KS1, but can be used for KS2 and SEN or EAL children. Teachers' notes and answers included.
A set of plans for phase 2 of the Letters and Sounds synthetic phonics program. let me know if they are useful and i will post other phases. Appropriate for Early Childhood Education (Pre-K and younger). ECE-LT-ph, ECE-LT-pa, ECE-LT-pc, ECE-LT-fl, ECE-LT-sp, ECE-LT
A set of plans for the new letters and sounds synthetic phonics program. Easily adaptable to suit own style of planning. Appropriate for Early Childhood Education (Pre-K and younger). ECE-LT-ph, ECE-LT-pa, ECE-LT-al, ECE-LT
a timer for the whiteboard to show children how much time they have to finish an activity-answer a question-complete a task-tidy up- etc. i have used it with yr 1, 2 and 3 with success, particularly the children with SEN, as its visual and fun
Lesson plans for letter sound correspondence and segmentation. Easily adaptable to suit own style of planning. Appropriate for Early Childhood Education (Pre-K and younger). ECE-LT-ph, ECE-LT-pa, ECE-LT-pc, ECE-LT
A Full scheme of work covering writing objectives using various of Roald Dahl's works (including Matilda and The BFG). It is easy to differentiate for KS 2 (7-11 year olds) and KS3 (11-14 year olds)and contains many worksheets for activities including vocabulary and punctuation use as well as descriptive and creative writing techniques.
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.)