End-of-term fun for primary pupils

Sian Evans
28th June 2018
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Get your class laughing and learning as you wrap up the summer term with these top quizzes and games

Can you believe the holidays are nearly here? You’re so very close to being able to walk out of your classroom into the start of your well-deserved break!

In the meantime, make sure the last few weeks of term are memorable, engaging and, most of all, fun for both you and your students with this hand-picked collection of activity ideas.

Fun activities

Ideal for the last few days of term, try out this comprehensive end-of-year activity pack, which is full of reflective tasks and goal-setting challenges. Alternatively, bookworms will love these differentiated book-themed quizzes, with rounds on book titles, characters and settings.

Classes of all ages are guaranteed to enjoy the challenge of team-building activities. Why not encourage a group spirit with this build-a-den task? Or, test your students with this paper tower task, designed to demonstrate the power of communication.

 

End Of Year Activity Pack 1

End Of Year Activity Pack 1: A collection of 5 fun activities to reflect on the school year and set goals. 5 great end of school or transition day activities including a review of the year; A-Z of the year; bingo game; 10 things about me and 3 word challenge.

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By Helen Rachel Crossley

Book Quiz Pack – story, back to school, world book week / day, primary

This resource consists of a bumper pack of book related quizzes with two levels of difficulty for primary aged children. Included are eight quizzes:

Book Quiz - difficulty 1
Character Quiz - difficulty 1
Setting Quiz - difficulty 1
Title Quiz - difficulty 1
Book Quiz - difficulty 2
Character Quiz - difficulty 2
Setting Quiz - difficulty 2
Title Quiz - difficulty 2

This quiz is fully editable and also includes answers. Please leave a review if you find this resource useful. Thank you !

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World Cup 2018 Activity Pack, FIFA World Cup 2018 Presentation , Pop Quiz, Tour de France Presentation , Tour de France Activity Pack, End of Year Memory Booklet, Bastille Day Pack, Film Quiz

By magicinkstand

Den Day STEM Challenge - Build a structure that stands

To support pupils taking part in Save the Children's Den Day, use these resources to challenge children to build a structure that stands, out of everyday materials.

The accompanying presentations for KS1 and KS2 can be used to help children learn about the impact of natural disasters and how families can lose their homes.

These resources have been specifically designed to use for Save the Children's Den Day on Friday 16 June. Schools around the UK will be building dens out of everyday materials and raising money to help give more children around the world a safe place to shelter.

Sign up at denday.org for your free fundraising kit with everything you need to take part.
By s_pirouet

Paper Tower Challenge - Team Building KS1, KS2, KS3, KS4

This is a resource that I have used multiple times and the students have enjoyed it each time.

The resource develops students communication skills through building a paper tower, excellent for team building, literacy, transition or new starters.
By Daisy-May Lewis

Games

Rewarding your hard-working pupils by giving them the chance to play games together is a staple feature of the last few days of term. Send young learners on a hunt for treasure with this pirate-themed board game, while older students can come up with a silly tongue-twister about themselves and their peers using this simple template.

Put the strong relationships that have been built up over the year to the test with this collection of physical activity group tasks. Plus, keep up critical thinking skills right until the end with these strategy board games.

 

Treasure Hunt Board Game

A board game with a Pirate theme. Players move around the desert island collecting and losing gold coins along the way. Full instructions included. Game Board needs to be A3, other elements A4. Full instructions included: the game has lots of opportunity to develop vocabulary and discussion. Sassoon infant font throughout. Game could be expanded to a data handling acivity if desired.

By bevevans22

Create a tongue twister - silly stuff.

Activity that I used during the 'silly stuff&' activity. Each child starts with a table (half page). They write their name. They pass the paper around to the person to their left on their table and that person has to write the next section (what they did), but it has to begin with the same letter as the name of the person who&';s sheet it is. Then they pass it around again and the next person writes where it happened and again this needs the alliteration. And so on... You should end up with a tongue twister based around each child's name.
By tarnbop

Team Building Games

13 team building game task cards which I have used to great effect in PE lessons around the world to improve team cohesion and break physical boundaries. I normally use this in the first week of the year, when the kids have not got their routines and PE kits sorted. These activities can be used across the age range, from 7-16 years old. Some may be better for older kids, some younger... you decide! :-)
By andyduffer

Strategy Board Games for Critical Thinking

This is a set of 10 board games that work on STRATEGY rather than CHANCE.

The only equipment you need is counters/markers.
Provided in both colour and black/white.
Easy-to-follow instructions are written on the game boards.
All games are for 2 players.

These games develop skills such as:
♦ strategic thinking
♦ logical thinking
♦ spatial perception
♦ planning ahead
♦ social interaction (not played on a screen!)

Games:
♦ Spiralin’
♦ Slide it!
♦ Sandwich
♦ Choices
♦ Pretwa
♦ Block
♦ Len Choa
♦ Nine Holes
♦ Tapatan
♦ Nine Field Kono

Designed on A4 size paper.

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