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Writing Sheets - Squirrels + Pond Life - Ys 1-4.

Writing Sheets - Squirrels + Pond Life - Ys 1-4.

3 attractively illustrated creative writing sheets, guided. There are two graded squirrel sheets - harder + easier versions, and a pond picture-poem with lots of writing opportunities to complete or choose between. Fun, familiar topics with plenty of rich writing potential. Great price too!
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Last 15 Days of School Writing Prompt Countdown

Last 15 Days of School Writing Prompt Countdown

This resource is a great way to engage students during the last 15 days of school. Each day, show them one of these 8.5" x 11" writing prompts. Each writing prompt is designed with the summer in mind. They also all correspond to the number of days left; ie: 15 days left incorporates the number 15. This is a great way to countdown the days and keep your students busy during an exciting time of year.
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Father's Day Roll A Story

Father's Day Roll A Story

Roll a die three times to pick a character, setting and problem. Use these to write your creative story! This Roll a Story is great to write a Father’s Day based piece. This resource works great with our Digital Dice.
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Mother's Day Roll A Story

Mother's Day Roll A Story

Roll a die three times to pick a character, setting and problem. Use these to write your creative story! This Roll a Story is great to write a Mother’s Day based piece. This resource works great with our Digital Dice.
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Earth Day Roll A Story

Earth Day Roll A Story

Roll a die three times to pick a character, setting and problem. Use these to write your creative story! This Roll a Story is great to write a earth day based piece. This resource works great with our Digital Dice.
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Technology Roll A Story

Technology Roll A Story

Roll a die three times to pick a character, setting and problem. Use these to write your creative story! This Roll a Story is great to write a technology based piece. This resource works great with our Digital Dice.
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Sports Roll A Story

Sports Roll A Story

Roll a die three times to pick a character, setting and problem. Use these to write your creative story! This Roll a Story is great for football, hockey, volleyball, basketball and baseball. This resource works great with our Digital Dice.
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New Years Roll A Story

New Years Roll A Story

Roll a die three times to pick a character, setting and problem. Use these to write your creative story! This Roll a Story is great for the New Years! This resource works great with our Digital Dice.
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Halloween Roll A Story

Halloween Roll A Story

Roll a die three times to pick a character, setting and problem. Use these to write your creative story! This Roll a Story is great for Halloween! This resource works great with our Digital Dice.
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Christmas Roll A Story

Christmas Roll A Story

Roll a die three times to pick a character, setting and problem. Use these to write your creative story! This Roll a Story is great for Christmas! This resource works great with our Digital Dice.
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Back to school Roll A Story

Back to school Roll A Story

Roll a die three times to pick a character, setting and problem. Use these to write your creative story! This Roll a Story is great for Back To School! This resource works great with our Digital Dice.
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Winter Break Quick Pics

Winter Break Quick Pics

Get your students back into writing with this quick and fun writing activity. Great for right after the winter break! This resource includes both a Canadian and American spelling version.
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Would you rather: Christmas Edition

Would you rather: Christmas Edition

This resource includes 50 full page full page would you rather handouts, all Christmas themed. Print them out or share them digitally with your students. Use it as a writing idea piece for your students.
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Phone App Icebreaker

Phone App Icebreaker

Have your students draw pictures that represent themselves as phone apps. This resource comes in 3 styles: With title Without title Blank phone You can provide specific criteria to your students or just allow them to draw whatever they like.
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Comic Book Template (Editable in Google Slides)

Comic Book Template (Editable in Google Slides)

Whether you are in a 1 to 1 classroom or have access to Chromebooks, laptops or iPads, this resource is a great way to have your students create a comic. Go paperless with this digital editable Google Slides. This resource includes 15 different blank comic book layouts. You can have the students print out their comic book once they finalize their digital version, as the resource is set to 8.5 x 11 paper size. Or you can pre-print the blank layouts with the included PDF and have the students draw on a paper copy. The choice is yours! WHY USE COMIC STRIPS? Another option for projects Allows for a lot of creativity Uses a familiar format Can incorporate both visual and written information Improve narrative writing skills It’s fun! INTEGRATING IT INTO YOUR CLASSROOM Illustrate a concept from class, such as a property of science Retell a story or a portion of a story they have read for class Re-enact a famous scene from history Students can tell about themselves with an autobiographical comic. Students can make a comic that uses vocabulary words for that week.
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Current Evens Graphic Organizer (Editable in Google Slides)

Current Evens Graphic Organizer (Editable in Google Slides)

This resource is great to have your students look at and review current events. This resource is a 4 page graphic organizer. The included 4 pages are as follows: Current Events Your Opinion Summary Where you stand This resource comes in a printable PDF as well as an editable Google Slide. You can print it out and provide the organizers to your students, or allow them to make a copy and fill it in digitally.
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Writing Sheets - Nature-Themed (8), EY/KS1

Writing Sheets - Nature-Themed (8), EY/KS1

Creative writing is exciting when you’re zooming in on the wonders of nature and writing your chosen words right inside the lively pictures! These 8 inspiring writing-frames feature squirrels, pond life, creepy-crawlies, sunshine and cloud (2 graded sheets for clouds), all with guidance sheets for teachers. Ideal for emergent and newly independent writers. Great bundle price - 50% saving!
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Writing Sheet - Squirrels - KS1,  guided.

Writing Sheet - Squirrels - KS1, guided.

Squirrels are fun to watch and write about, so your class will enjoy this writing sheet. The illustrations will spur ideas, and the Guide sheet will supply you with a handy list of further ideas to bring in. Follow the warm-up introduction suggestions to get everyone focused and enthused first, and set colouring pencils ready for shading in the illustrations when they’ve all had a go and read out their chosen words and phrases. The resource supports creative writing, vocabulary development and other aspects of English, while also nurturing an appreciation of the natural world and local environment.
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Instagram Template (Editable on Google Slides)

Instagram Template (Editable on Google Slides)

The use of social media is a great way to engage and gain the interest of your students. Best of all, this resource is available in both printable pdf format as well as a Google Slides editable format. This Instagram template allows students to add text and pictures to an “Instagram Template”. The template is locked, so your students can’t mistakenly move or delete the background. Use this to: Have your students discuss a character or setting in a novel Focus on a historical person Focus on a Geographic area Use it in science and have your students record their information
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Mr Men

Mr Men

Mr Men teaching resources and activities.
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Sentence Stretcher Graphic Organizer (Editable in Google Docs)

Sentence Stretcher Graphic Organizer (Editable in Google Docs)

Students struggle writing sentences that contain a subject, predicate and details. This graphic organizer ensures that their sentence includes a subject When?, Who?, Is Doing What?, Where? and Why? This resource can be used with students’ original sentences or based a story they have read. This resource has two different styles, both editable in Google Docs. Included is a printable PDF file as well as an editable Google Doc. This way you can share the organizer with your class and they can use it digitally. You can also make changes if you please. Or just print out the style that suits your class the best.
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Character Map Organizer (Editable in Google Docs)

Character Map Organizer (Editable in Google Docs)

This resource is great for character analysis on any text. It will help lead to an essay or provide your students an opportunity to analyze a character based on their own thoughts, the narrative’s description and the student’s own reaction. This resource has three different styles, all editable in Google Docs. Use the style you like. Included is a printable PDF file as well as an editable Google Doc. This way you can share the organizer with your class and they can use it digitally. You can also make changes if you please. Or just print out the style that suits your class the best.
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Rhyme to introduce the colour Brown (+ guide) - EYFS, KS1, KS2.

Rhyme to introduce the colour Brown (+ guide) - EYFS, KS1, KS2.

Introduce the colour brown, or zoom in on it for creative writing purposes, with this bright, accessible poem. It’s full of examples of different kinds of brown, found in flora and fauna, foods, and our own features. Its short lines and punchy rhythms make it suitable for clapping and chanting, while inviting further description too. Use as a teaching aid for colour identification, and as a launch pad for creative writing for older children. The accompanying guide provides detailed suggestions for use at both levels.
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Getting to know each other - About me

Getting to know each other - About me

This pack is ideal for the first weeks in school when teachers and students are still getting to know each other. This is a nice way to help the students express themselves and telling others about themselves. This pack includes a handout in which the students have to write/ draw about themselves. Students will love the idea that they have to measure their height and put their finger print on paper. It is also a nice way to encourage students to talk to each other and help each other to fill the paper. Also in the pack there is included posters with a quote saying that we are each unique and beautiful at the same time. The posters are included both in colour and black and white. At last the pack includes pictures of kids holding a circle. The students can be encouraged to write/draw what they like, what they wish or something else that reflects them. This lesson/ craft can be easily integrated into the theme Myself. Hope you like :) Don’t forget to follow me! :)
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I am. I can. I will. Mindfulness and confidence building activity

I am. I can. I will. Mindfulness and confidence building activity

**Nowadays we are becoming more just how much more aware we need to be. The importance **of developing an inner compass that points to an attitude of self belief, determination, resilience and being kids to others, will carry us well through life. This is something that anyone who has every tried to achieve something in their lives knows too well, and I’m sure understand the value of learning this at a young age. This resource is inspired by the morals from my book so can be incorporated into literacy/guided reading lesson, and aims to create class discussion through the introduction of news words or reflecting on words already learned and how they can personally apply them to their own life, which leads to children creating positive self declarations which they can take home with them and keep safe. This resource aims to show children potential and the endless possibilities before them, and the important of a positive mental attitude. Includes worksheets to be used as a poster. Flash cards to introduce new words and phrases and to help them to fill out the worksheet. Extract from on the book in which the main character demonstrates a positive ‘I can’ attitude, despite possible negative opinions. For a copy of the book this resource was inspired by go to Amazon; http://amzn.eu/7MpFto4 Www.bethshepherd.com
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Summer Packet Grade 2 - English Language Skills

Summer Packet Grade 2 - English Language Skills

This summer packet has worksheets of grammar, creative writings and variety of comprehensions. The purpose is not only letting the students complete written work but to remain involved doing these interesting summer holiday packs.
tacss
Adjectival Phrases

Adjectival Phrases

This worksheet is about adjectival phrases. It is very explicit in describing an adjectival phrase. The examples that follow are progressive in their difficulty. It is not designed to trick but to instruct. I used this with a Year 5 class as I wanted them to make their texts more interesting by including adjectival phrases.
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Multiple atmospheric clip art drawings

Multiple atmospheric clip art drawings

From butterflies to pirate ships, and from castle ghosts to countryside grasses, this plethora of little pictures offers windows onto real life, past and present, through lively, imaginative designs. Approximately 20 images.
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10 Colour Rhymes to celebrate the main colours and tones

10 Colour Rhymes to celebrate the main colours and tones

Learning colours is easy with fun, snappy, rhymes, referencing familiar topics. Red, blue, green, pink, yellow, orange, purple, silver, gold, black and white are all highlighted in these rhymes, with grey featuring too. An extra rhyme - Colourful Dragons - brings a whole bunch of them together. They can be read aloud, chanted and clapped together, enacted, discussed and added to. Ideal for Early Years - Year 2, but also fun and thought-provoking for KS2 pupils.
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My cloud is... Writing Frame + guide for use

My cloud is... Writing Frame + guide for use

This picture-poem frame is fun to use, motiving even reluctant or hesitant writers to have a go. With a little prompting, and a look at the clouds in the sky outside, ideas will soon be flowing for descriptive words and similes to describe clouds and the sky. Best for Years 1-3. There’s an accompanying guide with word and simile suggestions to prompt for and an example poem to read out. This hand-drawn, home-produced resource is free.
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A Whirl of Inspiring Poetry Frames for Yrs 2-6

A Whirl of Inspiring Poetry Frames for Yrs 2-6

This exotic bundle of creative writing spurs comprises 15 poetry frames + 1 colouring sheet. Almost all focus on summer themes, or linked ones, with calm and stormy seas, insects, trees, fun in the park, sunshine, and even magic carpet rides - and more! Most best for lower KS2, but also for able Yr 2s and up to Year 6 - some as launch pads for independent development. Home-produced for my poetry workshops. Bargain buy, saving 39% in total.
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Old and Burnt Diary Template

Old and Burnt Diary Template

Quick and simple diary template that has an ‘old and burnt’ effect. Simple to make, however, downloading this template saves those precious minutes. This was used in KS1 for The Great Fire of London topic, but it could be used in any Year group. This resource comes as a ‘Word’ document, making it much easier to add your own WALT, LO, Date, Name etc.
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