Cross-curricular topics teaching resources: Seasons

Resources and ideas for cross-curricular topics, seasons, written by teachers to support teaching and learning

Spring  and Easter Poetry Lesson : Acrostic and Free Verse

Spring and Easter Poetry Lesson : Acrostic and Free Verse

Spring /Easter Poetry Learning Intention : to compose Spring Poems/ Easter PoemsPowerPoint presentation which provides a stimulus for a variety of poetry forms- including acrostic style and free verse.Some Spring poems to read, enjoy and perform. Vocabulary and word wall is provided to stimulate composition . In addition, some clip art and a few pro formas for 2nd draft display or publication.I have included several slide files in the preview so teachers can peruse the resource more comprehensively.Hope your learners enjoy composing Spring and Easter poems.Many thanks for free use clip art provided by http://www.clipartlord.com

By Alice K

Easter Egg Alphabet Matching

Easter Egg Alphabet Matching

Easter Egg Alphabet: A series of Easter Eggs which show the alphabet in both upper and lower cases. Great as a colourful classroom display, or cut along the ‘crack’ to create a letter pairing game. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Easter Word Recognition - Year 1 Common Exception Words

Easter Word Recognition - Year 1 Common Exception Words

Easter Word Recognition -Year 1 Common Exception Words: A series of 9 sheets where children identify and colour Common Exception Words on Easter Eggs. A fun Easter-themed activity to aid quick recognition of all Year 1 Common Exception Words. This resource is available for Phonics Phases 2-5 and Y1 & Y2 Common Exception Words.For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Easter Egg Number Bonds to 20

Easter Egg Number Bonds to 20

Easter Egg Number Bonds to 20: A series of brightly coloured Easter Eggs which show number bonds to 20. Great as a colourful classroom display, or cut along the ‘crack’ to create a maths pairing game.For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Easter Word Recognition - Year 2 Common Exception Words

Easter Word Recognition - Year 2 Common Exception Words

Easter Word Recognition - Year 2 Common Exception Words: A series of 13 sheets where children identify and colour Common Exception Words on Easter Eggs. A fun Easter-themed activity to aid quick recognition of all Year 2 Common Exception Words. This resource is available for Phonics Phases 2-5 and Y1 & Y2 Common Exception Words.For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Easter Vocabulary - Secular

Easter Vocabulary - Secular

Easter Vocabulary - Secular: A series of 32 non-religious Easter-themed vocabulary cards presented on a specially themed background. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Easter Bundle

Easter Bundle

A collection of resources that could be used as part of Easter activities. This bundle will be added to over time.

By sarah277

Performance Poetry -  Mega Bundle

Performance Poetry - Mega Bundle

Download our popular performance poetry units as a mega bundle! This bundle is a great investment for school leaders and literacy co-ordinators to support teachers in teaching classic poetry eel across the school. Each unit builds up to a poetry performance. Each of these planning packs includes full lesson plans and accompanying resources and is designed for the 2014 National Curriculum, with integrated SPAG objectives. All of our lessons are written by literacy experts and outstanding teachers.

By KS2History

Forest School starting up mega bundle

Forest School starting up mega bundle

Save 15% on this start up mega bundle. Includes everything needed to begin your Forest School journey. This bundle includes: over 50 activities including card packs policies, procedures and handbook template risk assessments, planning and evaluation 6 weeks of session plans, termly overviews observation sheetsThe history of Forest Schools, self-esteem, emotional intelligence and research This really is a great bundle for someone starting up.

By mrpeace2010

Happy Easter Set

Happy Easter Set

Easter in the UK - Reading Comprehension. This reading is suitable for Upper elementary and intermediate students and refers to several traditions, most of them involving eggs. After reading the text, students do a multiple choice exercise, answer several questions on the text and, finally, find equivalents and opposites.Easter Around the World - Reading comprehension. Students read the texts and say who said what. Then they do a multiple choice exercise and find references.Easter fun activities. students try to find the words in the puzzle (vertically and horizontally - KEY included) and then match them to the pictures.Pictionary to complete with missing vowels. Kids get familiar with vocabulary associated with Easter.Crossword Puzzle. for intermediate or upper elementary students. They look at the pictures, match them to the definitions and find out the words in the puzzle. The Yellow squares should read EASTER HOLIDAYS.Easter QUIZ. Students do the quiz to find out how much they know about this festivity. You can use this as a follow-up of the activities. KEY included.

By Olynj

Happy Easter Set

Happy Easter Set

Easter in the UK - Reading Comprehension. This reading is suitable for Upper elementary and intermediate students and refers to several traditions, most of them involving eggs. After reading the text, students do a multiple choice exercise, answer several questions on the text and, finally, find equivalents and opposites.Easter Around the World - Reading comprehension. Students read the texts and say who said what. Then they do a multiple choice exercise and find references.Easter fun activities. students try to find the words in the puzzle (vertically and horizontally - KEY included) and then match them to the pictures.Pictionary to complete with missing vowels. Kids get familiar with vocabulary associated with Easter.Crossword Puzzle. for intermediate or upper elementary students. They look at the pictures, match them to the definitions and find out the words in the puzzle. The Yellow squares should read EASTER HOLIDAYS.Easter QUIZ. Students do the quiz to find out how much they know about this festivity. You can use this as a follow-up of the activities. KEY included.

By Olynj

Funny test for April fools´ day

Funny test for April fools´ day

Here´s a funny test that works very well on April fools´ day . Go into the class, with a very serious face :Close your books, there´s an exam today!!! Hope you enjoy it!!!

By Olynj

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CHRISTMAS QUIZ - Slideshow Edition.

CHRISTMAS QUIZ - Slideshow Edition.

Downloaded over 1000 times globally over the last week. Get your copy and give students a Christmas challenge with this big, challenging Christmas quiz. 40 questions that will really challenge students knowledge about all things to do with Christmas. This is quite a tricky quiz and has been written with Key Stage 3, 4 and 5 in mind. Provided in easy to print list form and also as a visually festive slideshow with a slide per question so that questions can be displayed on the whiteboard. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from Start Education!

By StartEducation

Spring Letters Clipart

Spring Letters Clipart

Spring design uppercase letters of the alphabet.Use these letters to make banners or for headers on a bulletin board.

By Georgeanne

Multiplication Crack the Code Activity

Multiplication Crack the Code Activity

Hands on math fun in this easy to print and go pack with coded multiplication problems, creating a message once the problems are solved. Easy to add to centres and small guided groups. Kids love to solve the mystery messages as well as create their own for their friends to solve.Included: Alphabet code boardsCrack the code task cardsCreate your own code task cardsWorksheets for recording thinkingYou can find many more hands on, inquiry based math tools in my blog and in my store. Enjoy! Susan Powers www.pypteachingtools.com

By susanpowers09

Primary Poetry Planning Mega Bundle!

Primary Poetry Planning Mega Bundle!

A whole school literacy bundle of popular poetry planning. This bundle is a great investment for school leaders and literacy co-ordinators to support teachers in teaching poetry well and having a consistent approach across the school. Each unit includes full lesson plans and accompanying resources and is planned for the 2014 National Curriculum with integrated SPAG objectives. All of our lessons are written by literacy experts and outstanding teachers. Units include: Year 1 & 2: - Animals & Plants - Going to Sea - Easter Performance Poetry - Autumn Performance Poetry Years 3 & 4 - Christmas Performance Poetry - Magical Worlds - Spooked Out Years 5 & 6 - In a Dark Mood - Monsters and Men

By KS2History

Easter Word Recognition - Phonics Phase 2

Easter Word Recognition - Phonics Phase 2

Easter Word Recognition - Phonics Phase 2: A series of 7 sheets where children identify and colour decodable and tricky words on Easter Eggs. A fun Easter-themed activity to aid quick recognition of all Phase 2 decodable and tricky words. This resource is available for Phonics Phases 2-5 and Y1 & Y2 Common Exception Words. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Year 2 comprehension - what happens in the spring?

Year 2 comprehension - what happens in the spring?

This resource is a non-fiction comprehension activity for year 2. It is based on the KS1 SATs reading paper and includes 3 differentiated levels. There are a range of 'what' and 'how' questions, some multiple choice tick questions and some that require more detailed answers. The activity is also laid out in a similar way to the SATs booklets, with four pages of pictures and short written extracts to read and 2-3 questions per page. This comprehension is all about what changes occur in the spring. It covers daylight hours, weather, plants and animals.PDF file format and editable Microsoft word format included in the price.

By blossomingminds

A Winter Flip Book Literacy Activity

A Winter Flip Book Literacy Activity

How does the snowball feel in a snowball fight?! Well, that would be perspective! This fun 6 page flip book is perfectly suited for 2nd,3rd and 4th grades for a fun, engaging and seasonal review of the IB key concepts of reflection and perspective. The children are asked to complete fun tasks on each page that revolve around reflecting on their knowledge of winter weather and their perspective of winter. The tasks include acrostic poetry, expository writing/research and it also asks them to use reading comprehension skills such as inferring and visualising. You will find easy instructions with printable pages all ready to just print and go! A fun, literacy activity incorporating the IB Key Concepts perfect for centers work and a review of the children's’ understanding of the key concepts.If you like this flip book, you can more of my themed flip books in my stores. They are all related in some form or other to the IB PYP curriculum.You can find more ideas and freebies in my blog:www.coolteachingtools.blogspot.comEnjoy! Susan Powers

By susanpowers09

My Spring book of Colours

My Spring book of Colours

A PDF file for EYFS and KS1 matching colour words to objects and completing a sentence. This will be good for reading, writing and word recognition, seasons and animal kingdom.

By teachercellar

Spring Bundle

Spring Bundle

5 different workbooks for KS1 PDF files and powerpoint presentations.Mental arithmetic tasks, Story Prompts, Life cycle of the frog and butterfly and writing Spring sentences, questions and answers. Save 43% when you buy this bundle.

By teachercellar

Primary Art Ideas Bundle

Primary Art Ideas Bundle

Designed so that you are never stuck for another idea for a primary art lesson ever again in your career - and at a massive discount! Everything is ready-to-teach and super easy for any teacher, and all the activities and lessons will be loved by any primary age children. Lessons cover a wide range of topics, skills and materials which means that they can be taught at any time of a school year or easily adapted to meet your planning, topic or learning focus. Buy with confidence from a bestselling TES Gold Tiered Author All images either copyright owned by tftf or licensed through Creative Commons C.0

By TheFutureTeacherFoundation

Spring themed SATs comprehension

Spring themed SATs comprehension

A collection of non-fiction comprehension activities for year 2, all with the theme of spring. Each booklet comes in 3 differentiated levels. They are all based on the reading SATs paper, containing a similar style of questions. They are also laid out in the same way as a SATs booklet to provide the children with greater experience.The 3 topics explored in the comprehensions are:What happens in the spring?Spring animalsWhat activities can I do in the spring?PDF file format and editable Microsoft word format included in the price.Buy them each for £2 or all 3 for £2.99 in this bundle!

By blossomingminds

Bumper KS1 SATs comprehension revision pack

Bumper KS1 SATs comprehension revision pack

This is a pack of 20 year 2 SATs style non-fiction comprehensions. Each booklet comes in 3 differentiated levels. They are all based on the reading SATs paper, containing a similar style of questions and a similar layout. Perfect to use in the run-up to SATs as either a start of day activity, a main part of a lesson or to send home to parents for children to practise at home.There are a wide range of topics covered, including:Wildlife (x3)European countries (x3)Historical figures from the history curriculum (x4)Sports stars (x3)General non-fictions based on seasons, celebrations and news articles (x7)PDF file format and editable Microsoft word format included in the price.

By blossomingminds