Register Recaps - Lesson Starter Activities

Register Recaps - Lesson Starter Activities

5 Great lesson starter activities that can be adapted for ANY subject or curriculum. Activities are fun and focus on pupil choice for theory and literacy recap! Download the PowerPoint to use or adapt to suit your subject area. Brightly coloured with a simple layout: Knowledge Wheel: Students have to get from A-B by answering the questions correctly. However, if they want to get the most points, the must take the long route around, answering the more difficult coloured questions. This method gives students a choice and is differentiated for different levels of ability. Target Practice: Using 3 darts, students must select 3 questions to answer to try to get the most points. Question difficulty varies based on the number of points each colour is worth. Again, this method gives students a choice and is differentiated for different levels of ability. Keyword Scrabble: Students must figure out each of the keywords by answering the clues and matching the letters to the total number of points. This activity is a great way to check student understanding and correct spellings. Connect 4 Analysis: Students must connect 4 in a row, either vertically, horizontally or diagonally. At the top of each column there is a product analysis heading. Student can only connect 4 if they correctly analyse the product based on the heading. For example: Analysis the function of the torch, iPhone, fidget spinner and washing machine. Analysing the aesthetics of the watch, consumer of the baby toy, function of the fidget spinner and material of the Xbox pad. The gives students a choice from a range of analysis categories. Vocab Snap: Students have 2 minutes to match the vocabulary word to its definition. Using a mini whiteboard they can write, 5E…1C etc. This is a great way of embedding keywords and literacy easily.
ShaniceWelsh
Philosophy Lesson Plans for EYFS (P4C)

Philosophy Lesson Plans for EYFS (P4C)

11 Early Years/ KS1 Lesson Plans to support philosophy for children. Great for building creative and critical thinking and for developing communication and language skills. Themes include: Animals Teddies Superheroes Cinderella Jack and the Beanstalk Harvest Festival Stone Soup Little Red Hen Transitions/ Starting school Robots Ghosts Belief Santa/ Christmas How long is a year?
MagicalEYFS
Robot Philosophy Plan for 3-7 year olds

Robot Philosophy Plan for 3-7 year olds

Can robots do everything that humans can? A philosophy lesson for 3-7 year olds to encourage creative thinking and communication and language skills. Differentiation for age and ability can be done by adapting the questioning and differentiation by results.
MagicalEYFS
Technology Literacy Frames (Differentiation)

Technology Literacy Frames (Differentiation)

A5 Technology cards that can be printed and inserted into IKEA Tolby frames. 4 x Designs including; Colour Theory, Technology Keywords, DT Equipment & Adjectives -Excellent resource for weaker students to grab and use when needed. -Editable/Adaptable file using PowerPoint -Can be printed larger for posters etc.
ShaniceWelsh
Design Technology : Skills Strips (Differentiation)

Design Technology : Skills Strips (Differentiation)

Differentiation. One of the most important things in every classroom, but sometimes the hardest to manage. Skills Strips are a visual aid that helps low level learners with instructions in the classroom Includes 6 pre-designed Technology skills : Sketching, Reflecting, Isometric, Evaluating, Analysing and Cutting. -6 different technology skills cards already set up, ready to print and use. -Print A3 and laminate so that students can tick off stages as they work. -Can be fully edited and adapted using PowerPoint. For more detail on this resource, visit - www.educationbycreation.com
ShaniceWelsh
Y7 Transition Project and taster session - Drag Racer

Y7 Transition Project and taster session - Drag Racer

This resource is a highly engaging Y7 transition project that can be used for primary taster sessions. It includes a team workbook and pupils are asked to design and build they own wind powered drag car. Pupil then race them at the end of the session. (the cars are blown along the track by a leaf blower)
leepeachey
School Robot Challenge 2018 - design a space robot and moonbase (ages 4-12)

School Robot Challenge 2018 - design a space robot and moonbase (ages 4-12)

This competition is intended to engage and inspire school children and students through the subject of robotics and space exploration. It aims to provide a compelling introduction to computer aided design, robotics, and space exploration through the design and modelling of a virtual robot at work on another planet. The competition is open to all school children and students in the UK from the ages of 4 to 18. There are two competitions: one for ages 4-12 and the other for ages 13-18. What will I learn? The software accompanying this challenge (links below) will provide participants with a basic introduction to 3D computer aided design and modelling, as well as providing a medium to explore links between creative art and computing. This competition will allow entrants to explore and visualise their own ideas about the future uses of robots in space, and aims to be inspiring, educational and fun. Who is running the competition? The competition is run by the EPSRC UK Robotics and Autonomous Systems Network (UK-RAS), a network of UK universities specialising in Robotics and Autonomous Systems. It is part of a family of competitions organised for the UK Robotics Week, which runs from 21 - 29 June 2018. A panel of judges, consisting of leading scientists and engineers, will select the winning designs in each age category. What are the judges looking for? The judging panel will select their favourite robot and planetary environment. We are looking for creative entries: this could be a robot servicing a spaceport or outpost, or a robot undertaking scientific investigation and exploration on an unusual planet, or any other application of robots in space that you can think of! The judges will choose winning designs that are innovative, interesting, fun, compelling, technically advanced and visually appealing. How do I enter the competition? All you need to do is follow the instructions outlined in the instruction pack! If you get stuck please email us. The competition is split into 2 categories by age group: 4 - 12yrs and 13 - 18yrs. Deadline for submission of entries: Friday 15th June 2018, 23:00 BST
UKRoboticsWeek
Some useful KS2 Design and Technology Recourses

Some useful KS2 Design and Technology Recourses

In the bundle is a selection of resources that could cover a number of projects for Primary Design and Technology and could also be useful as a general resource. A bargain at over half the normal sales price.
MrFied
KS3 Lamp project - Booklet and SOW

KS3 Lamp project - Booklet and SOW

KS3 Mood Changing Lamp project Booklet Scheme of Work Self Assessment Peer Assessment Exemplar Design Evaluations Completely adaptable for your school (Runs off 10mm light changing LED from Kitronik)
leepeachey
Technology : Consumer Profile Cards (activity)

Technology : Consumer Profile Cards (activity)

Being a Designer means stepping out of your comfort zone and forgetting about your own preferences & needs. However, I have noticed that this is sometimes lost in classroom practice. Students are given a design brief or problem to solve, yet the final outcome is bias and based upon what THEY like and want. Students design something for themselves that they can take home and use - This resource prevents this from happening! 12 different consumer cards that are purposely written in a paragraphs, so that students can dissect the information, like a reading comprehension, pulling out the important facts that they need to know. This will show a detailed understanding. The cards include a range of people that have a variety of likes, needs and wants. This encourages students to choose a suitable consumer that is relevant to the problem that they have been asked to solve. (For example, if the problem is to design a product to help the elderly, then the Baby consumer profile card would not be suitable - Students should be expected to work this out after class discussion). Print on A4 or A3 paper and laminate!
ShaniceWelsh
Ozobot March Maze

Ozobot March Maze

Ozobot Chase the Rainbow This Saint Patrick’s Day themed maze will allow students to think of how to program the Ozobot so it reaches each target and the end of the maze. Included: *One maze *Teacher tips
missotech3
Teens and Technology Clip-Art (14 pc.: 7 BW and 7 Color)!

Teens and Technology Clip-Art (14 pc.: 7 BW and 7 Color)!

This 14 piece clip-art set includes 7 teenage characters (high school age). 7 BW and 7 color. Images are about 2" by 7", 300 png with transparent background. Characters are presenting using technology for studying. Great for product and project covers! Each image is hand drawn (individually)! There are no recolors. Each child is a different character, inspired by real students. Featured Characters: Ana (cell phone) Karima (cell phone) Micah (E-reader) Amber (desktop computer) Jade (music player/mp3 player/i-pod) Evan (laptop) Jeff (tablet)
IllumismartClipArt
Complete DT Starter pack - Ideal for NQTs/PGCE students

Complete DT Starter pack - Ideal for NQTs/PGCE students

5 Schemes of work to get any NQT started that will last and inspire for years. All tried and tested and focus on building skills for GCSE/Tech award/ VCERTs. 1000’s of downloads originall between them and the Clock and Grand Designs projects originally were TES top picks. All resources editable and will save you Hours of work as these were amassed over years of practice.
Thomaswilson
Grand Designs Project for sketchup

Grand Designs Project for sketchup

TES PICKS project featured in the DT newsletter and with over 15000 downloads! Brilliant scheme with lesson by lesson differentiated PowerPoint and printable worksheets with be brilliant for improving 3D design skills and capturing the imaginations of your pupils. also included in this detailed bundle are : 12 individual and editable lesson plans Scheme of work outine Level ladder
Thomaswilson
Technology Challenge Cards

Technology Challenge Cards

How are you challenging your most able students? Challenge Cards are a great way to embed high level learning activities into every lesson and more importantly… Students love completing them! Ofsted regularly report that more able students are not being challenged enough in most subjects. Some leave primary school with high SATS results, yet fail to leave secondary school with top GCSE grades. Challenge Cards have been created as an alternative to ‘more of the same’ extension tasks. Cards have been developed for individual year groups and contain either theory or design related activities - activities relate to the scheme of work but are always topics that students have not studied yet. Each card includes a checklist which allows students to tick off success criteria as they work through the activity. Challenge Cards also include house point rewards which are dependant on how well the student has completed the challenge. There is also a space for a teacher comment. Staple the cards to the corner of student booklets so that challenge activities are evident in work scrutiny. Students also enjoy finding these in their books once work has been marked and handed back to them in fix-it time. Cards should be printed in black and white on bright green A4 card. This makes them stand out in class books and look appealing to students. (Includes: Six different KS3 cards as examples) This resource is fully editable using Microsoft PowerPoint
ShaniceWelsh
Medicine Through Time + Civil Rights (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

Medicine Through Time + Civil Rights (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

Included in this pack are TWO combined sections of resource bundles linked with the Pearson Edexcel GCSE 'Civil Rights' and 'Medicine Through Time' sections, covering essential topics pupils will need to know for papers one and three. All lesson outcomes are linked with Assessment Objectives 1, 2, and 3. All tasks and activities have been designed around developing pupil knowledge and understanding of the American West and Vietnam War to then apply this to exam technique / exam style questions. All videos are embedded (links provided) I have included WAGOLS / Success criteria's /Homeworks to further pupils understanding of Paper three. + a knowledge organiser! A fantastic opportunity to develop your own Scheme of work on this topic saving 40% on these bundles combined! You will need the Edexcel Medicine Through Time textbook to support some lessons. Full separate bundles including more lessons of these topics can be found in my shop. Please visit my shop for more History lessons / bundles: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/morlem
morlem
Medicine Through Time + American West (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

Medicine Through Time + American West (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

Included in this pack are TWO fully resources bundles of lessons linked with the Pearson Edexcel GCSE 'American West' and 'Medicine Through Time' sections, covering essential topics pupils will need to know for papers one and two. All lesson outcomes are linked with Assessment Objectives 1, 2, and 3. All tasks and activities have been designed around developing pupil knowledge and understanding of the American West and Vietnam War to then apply this to exam technique / exam style questions. All videos are embedded (links provided) I have included WAGOLS / Success criteria's /Homeworks to further pupils understanding of Paper three. A fantastic opportunity to develop your own Scheme of work on this topic saving 40% on these bundles combined! You will need the Edexcel Medicine Through Time textbook to support some lessons. It is not necessary but you could use the American West textbook to supplement some American West lessons. Please visit my shop for more History lessons / bundles: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/morlem
morlem
Make worksheets, edit images and sign docs

Make worksheets, edit images and sign docs

This tutorial teaches you how to use the screenshot feature in iOS11 to annotate images, create worksheets and sign documents. Answer tests without printing: You can also follow the worksheet section of the tutorial to allow pupils to fill in a document without printing it off. Just send the document to the pupils who can then take a screenshot of the form, test or worksheet and then add text boxes to fill in their reply.
osiejiofor316
Parts of Computer Scavenger Hunt

Parts of Computer Scavenger Hunt

Parts of Computer Scavenger Hunt Purpose : At the end of this Scavenger hunt students will be able to learn about the working and importance of various parts of computer with its vocabulary. 1. Print the 12 Scavenger Hunt cards on card stock or brightly -colored paper and cut them apart along the black lines. 2. Make copies of the Scavenger Hunt questions worksheet. Each student needs a copy. 3. Place the Scavenger Hunt cards around your classroom where students will be able to find them. You can put them on chairs, on the computer keyboard, on the back of your classroom door, on the sides of student desks, on the chalkboard or wherever you like. 4. Students have to search the room and find all of the sentence cards to answer the questions. You can differentiate by having students work alone or with a classmate.
ilaxippatel
Digital Skills

Digital Skills

A collection of digital skills progression documents and lessons. Learn unplugged coding, blogging and iMovie skills.
ferrycaptain
Assessing and Recording without the Exercise Book

Assessing and Recording without the Exercise Book

Children often know more about science that we think; sometimes they just donʼt have the skills to write down their ideas. I wrote this book because I have a strong belief that all children, whatever their literacy levels, should be given the opportunity to share what they know about science. Over the years, Iʼve developed a range of alternative recording methods that allow children to express their knowledge and learning. These have been tried and tested in the classroom. This book outlines these methods, gently guiding the reader through each one. I cover what each recording method looks like, the reason behind using it, some ideas on how to incorporate it into a lesson and how to use it to assess children. My hope is that this book will show teachers that there are ways to record and assess science that are fun and creative and that generate enthusiasm in the classroom. Most importantly - they donʼt involve an exercise book. By using these methods youʼll find that children, particularly those who lack the ability to get things down on paper, will demonstrate an amazing science understanding. They just needed to be given the chance to express it their way! This book was written for primary Teachers but the ideas can be used in secondary schools as well.
education_guru
Art Pride Piece Bookmark (Can adapt to use in any subject)

Art Pride Piece Bookmark (Can adapt to use in any subject)

Use these bookmarks to build confidence in your students and celebrate high quality work. -Print out a PRIDE PIECE bookmark for each of your students. (Laminate if you wish to resuse). The idea is to allow students to reflect on their work, developping self-criticality and celebrating when they complete work to a high standard.
thejennii
iPad Management Tool Kit  ::  iPad Stations  ::  Technology Management

iPad Management Tool Kit :: iPad Stations :: Technology Management

iPad Management :: iPad Stations :: Technology Management :: EDITABLE A simple, cute and effective way to add organization to your iPad Station in the classroom. This iPad Management Tool Kit comes with several ideas on how to run stations in the classroom, an iPad contract and checklist for students. This Tool Kit was created in Power Point for your ease of use. All you need to do is pick the icons you want and type the names of your kids into the textboxes. This is a very versatile unit that allows you to use the icons in the way that will best suite your classroom management. This Tool Kit are designed in a Mix & Match format. You are able to pick the icons that you want, depending on the needs and the abilities of your students. There are so many different possibilities for using this Tool Kit. :: Included in this Tool Kit :: Ideas for managing stations Student Checklist (Editable) Student Contract (Editable) Binder Cover for keeping all your Checklists and Contracts in. (Editable) iPad Rules Poster (Non-Editable) iPad Icons…Small, Medium and Large (Editable) iPad long tags (Editable) If there is any change or change that you need for this unit, please do not hesitate to contact me, at metimeabc123@shaw.ca and I will make it happen.
lmilonas
8 ASSESSMENT TOOLS FOR A DIGITAL TEACHER

8 ASSESSMENT TOOLS FOR A DIGITAL TEACHER

A Presentation on compilation of 8 effective assessment for Teachers. These tools are perfect for teachers to assess one to one students in the classroom. This Presentation Includes: 1. NearPod 2. Edmodo 3. ClassDojo 4. Socrative 5. UnderstoodIt 6. ScreenChomp 7. The Answer Pad 8. Google Classroom Teachers can use this presentation of tools as a ready reckoner to pick up the right tool to help the learners digitally as the situation demands in the classroom.
john421969
Blended Play: Free online games for the classroom using YOUR content!

Blended Play: Free online games for the classroom using YOUR content!

www.blendedplay.com Note: This resource is a website not a downloadable worksheet or activity. I created a series of free online games for the classroom using YOUR content! Think Kahoot but with strategy and different types of games. Plus, all you need is a projector to play, not a bunch of tech! You create your own questions, which means that you can use it with all subjects. Since the games are strategy based, but not content dependent, they can be used with students of all ages. Everything is completely free so sign-up today and start playing!
andreanne_clot
50 x Design Technology Colouring Sheets Keyword Textiles Food Graphics End of Term Fun Activity

50 x Design Technology Colouring Sheets Keyword Textiles Food Graphics End of Term Fun Activity

50 x Copyright-free Design Technology colouring sheets on the theme of ‘Design Technology’. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as colouring sheets. Includes suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Designing a Digital Watermark

Designing a Digital Watermark

Disclaimer: ***In order to use this product you must have access to iPads, the app Drawing Desk, and Google Drive. Access to the above mentioned products are not included in this purchase.*** This packet is a great and easy way for students to create their own Digital Watermark to be used in presentations, documents, slide shows, digital books, basically anything that can accept the placement of a photo. Similar to the idea of a watermark on a photograph, this affords students the chance to unleash their creativity and add a unique digital "signature" to their work. This is also a nice transition to graphic design and is great for all primary ages.
LyndsDive
NeXTCube - Computing History Poster #4

NeXTCube - Computing History Poster #4

Computing history is an important part of IT education. It helps to know one's roots and to have a greater appreciation of today's technology, and it also promotes interest in how things used to be before the days of the smartphone. This poster gives a (very) brief overview on the history of the NeXTCube, the computer that Tim Berners-Lee famously used to kickstart the World Wide Web, alongside some photos and a high-resolution illustration of the device itself. Oh, and the date's on there...wouldn't want to forget that. This package includes one poster in three different sizes: A2, A3 and A4. The images are in .jpg format and are set in print-ready CMYK colour. Colours in preview images may differ due to differences between RGB and CMYK colour spaces.
Spacefarer
IBM 5150 - Computing History Poster #3

IBM 5150 - Computing History Poster #3

Computing history is an important part of IT education. It helps to know one's roots and to have a greater appreciation of today's technology, and it also promotes interest in how things used to be before the days of the smartphone. This poster gives a (very) brief overview on the history of the IBM 5150, a computer that brought about the modern computing industry, alongside some magazine ads and a high-resolution illustration of the device itself. Oh, and the date's on there...wouldn't want to forget that. This package includes one poster in three different sizes: A2, A3 and A4. The images are in .jpg format and are set in print-ready CMYK colour.
Spacefarer
Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Computing History Poster #2

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Computing History Poster #2

Computing history is an important part of IT education. It helps to know one's roots and to have a greater appreciation of today's technology, and it also promotes interest in how things used to be before the days of the smartphone. This poster gives a (very) brief overview on the history of the ZX Spectrum, a computer that defined a generation, alongside some magazine ads and a high-resolution illustration of the device itself. Oh, and the date's on there...wouldn't want to forget that. This package includes one poster in three different sizes: A2, A3 and A4. The images are in .jpg format and are set in print-ready CMYK colour.
Spacefarer
Apple Macintosh - Computing History Poster #1

Apple Macintosh - Computing History Poster #1

Computing history is an important part of IT education. It helps to know one's roots and to have a greater appreciation of today's technology, and it also promotes interest in how things used to be before the days of the smartphone. This poster gives a (very) brief overview on the history of Apple's "insanely great" Macintosh, alongside some ads from the time of its release and a high-resolution illustration of the device itself. Oh, and the date's on there...kind of an important fact, don't you think? This package includes one poster in three different sizes: A2, A3 and A4. The images are in .jpg format and are set in print-ready CMYK colour.
Spacefarer
Edexcel GCSE Paper1: Medicine Through Time & Western Front

Edexcel GCSE Paper1: Medicine Through Time & Western Front

Included in this pack is a series of lessons covering a large part of the Edexcel GCSE Paper One ‘Medicine Through time & Medicine On The Western Front’, covering essential topics pupils will need to know for their first GCSE Paper One (1-9) All lesson outcomes are linked with Assessment Objectives 1 &2& 3. Topics included: - Renaissance -18th/19th/20th Century - Western Front Knowledge organiser All tasks and activities have been designed around developing pupil knowledge and understanding of the Medicine Through Time - to then apply these skills to exam technique / exam style questions. All videos are embedded (links provided) I have included WAGOLS / Success criteria’s /Homework to further pupils understanding of Paper one sections one and two. A fantastic opportunity to develop your own Scheme of work on this topic. Save over 30% On these lessons combined. You may need the Edexcel Medicine Through Time Textbook for parts of these lesons. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/morlem
morlem
End of Term Mega Bundle

End of Term Mega Bundle

Great for class time or tutor time for older class Suitable for ages 5-11 (or edited for older children) End of term competition Cyberbully Displays Anti-Bully activity Comic strip activities (says KS1 but can be used to KS3) Free interent links to resources A full tutor time package HTML Beginners worksheet! 60 second countdown SEN emotion cut out cards (can be used for EAL) PLEASE: Don't forget to give a great review! Every 5 star reviewer can claim a free classroom poster on the subject! [][][][][][][][][][][][][][][] Go to my shop on TES resources Many more on the same subject and others Press HERE for more Resources [][][][][][][][][][][][][][][]
VirtuallyQatarted
Projects on a Page full pack of 21 planners

Projects on a Page full pack of 21 planners

The Projects on a Page scheme of work was introduced in 2014 to help primary schools in England implement the National Curriculum for D&T in an imaginative way. Based on universal principles of effective teaching and learning in D&T, it is also a valuable resource for schools in other parts of the UK and further afield. This scheme of work has been developed by the D&T Association’s Primary Working Group in association with D&T primary consultants. It comprises 21 A3 size project planners that give scope for teachers to use their creativity and professional judgment, whilst ensuring the quality, integrity and rigour of children’s learning. Each planner has 20-step planning guidance and accompanying teaching tips and techniques, a glossary, an example of iterative design appropriate to the project, and practical advice on using resources, useful sketches and diagrams in a helpsheet format to support teachers delivering the project in the classroom. Also included are suggestions on class organisation, links to resources and a glossary of technical terminology related to the project. A guidance booklet shows how to use the planners to full effect and the context in which they should be used. Year 1/2 Mechanisms - Sliders and levers Year 1/2 Structures - Freestanding structures Year 1/2 Food - Preparing fruit and vegetables Year 1/2 Textiles - Templates and joining techniques Year 1/2 Mechanisms - Wheels and axles Year 3/4 Mechanical Systems - Levers and linkages Year 3/4 Mechanical Systems - Pneumatics (NEW) Year 3/4 Structures - Shell structures using computer-aided design (NEW) Year 3/4 Electrical Systems - Simple programming and control (NEW) Year 3/4 Textiles - 2-D shape to 3-D product Year 3/4 Food - Healthy and varied diet Year 3/4 Structures - Shell structures Year 3/4 Electrical Systems - Simple circuits and switches Year 5/6 Food - Celebrating culture and seasonality Year 5/6 Textiles - Combining different fabric shapes Year 5/6 Structures - Frame structures Year 5/6 Electrical Systems - More complex switches and circuits Year 5/6 Mechanical Systems - Pulleys or gears Year 5/6 Mechanical Systems - Cams (NEW) Year 5/6 Textiles - Using computer-aided design in textiles (NEW) Year 5/6 Electrical Systems - Monitoring and control (NEW) Levers and Linkages and Pneumatics provide alternative ways of teaching Mechanical systems at Year 3/4, as do Cams and Pulleys and Gears at Year 5/6. The two Electrical Systems planners focus on the Crumble microcontroller. Full guidance is given in the accompanying booklets showing how to use the planners to full effect and the context in which they should be used.
DesignAndTechnologyAssociation