The new, statutory phonics screening check for all Year 1 pupils was successfully administered for the first time in June 2012. The national results were announced on 27 September. The next screening check will take place during the week starting 17 June 2013. In October 2013, schools will receive the Assessment and reporting arrangements (ARA) document for Key Stage 1 tests, including the phonics screening check. Headteachers and Year 1 and Year 2 teachers should familiarise themselves with the assessment arrangements set out in the document.
A castle role Play pack which includes words, Blank shields for children to colour in, and a banquet invitation. This is a work in progress. Am thinking of what else I can add. Also included is the same one in PDF.
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.)