Dead Verbs PowerPoint.Good Halloween writing activity. Bury those dead verbs! Give your students some practical strategies to revise their writing and remove dead and overused verbs to create more lively writing. Students can apply these writing strategies to engage the reader. Four useful strategies with examples provided. 15 slides. Animated graphics will keep their attention. :)
Shows different 2-d shapes. Call the shape shop and describe the shape's properties in order to buy it. Can confirm shape at the end by using letter number. Can be done as a paired activity. Aligned with Common Core State Standards: 2.G.1, Reason with shapes and their attributes; 3.G.1,Reason with shapes and their attributes.
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.
individual books for phonics- small group or 1-1 work. also to send home. sound/word family books.
words with sound button and images to support, individual words and then sentences to decode - some book shave tricky words/ common exception words