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Minibeasts: Bingo, Snap! and Matching Card Games, Picture cards, Minibeast Names

Minibeasts: Bingo, Snap! and Matching Card Games, Picture cards, Minibeast Names

Minibeasts game resource which contains: - Teacher's Notes - 35 bingo cards labelled Card 1 to Card 35 - 30 different minibeasts call out cards - 36 picture cards for a game of snap - 36 picture cards with name labels which can also be used for snap The pictures are photos of common invertebrates. Preparation: Print onto card paper and laminate the bingo cards. Laminate both sets of picture cards and cut out. 1. Play bingo as a whole class or children play in smaller groups. 2. Play 'Snap!' 3. Matching card game - Student can play with a partner- Lay out, say, 10 sets of matching cards face down on the table - students take turns to turn over a card. If two cards match, he or she keeps the cards. The student with the most matching cards wins. Other uses: Create a minibeasts word wall - reprint the call-out cards and picture cards for a wall display. Opportunities for children to sort minibeasts into categories, i.e. insects, arachnids, myriapods, crustaceans, coelenterates, echinoderms, molluscs and annelids. Aim of the game(s) is to reinforce identification of minibeasts while having fun. List of Minibeasts - ant aphid bee beetle butterfly caterpillar centipede cockroach crab dragonfly earwig firefly fly grasshopper ladybird leech milipede mite mosquito moth octopus praying mantis silverfish slug snail spider wasp weevil woodlouse worm Extra invertebrates on the picture cards: jellyfish, starfish, sea urchin, coral and lobster. File Type: PDF and Word Hope your students have lots of fun playing and learning the names of minibeasts.

By Ro_Milli0110

Summer Writing Bundle for EYFS/KS1

Summer Writing Bundle for EYFS/KS1

A collection of my best selling writing resources bundled together to make a Summer themed pack. Check each resource and read the descriptions carefully! Ideal for end of term, summer schools or summer camps! Save 50% today!

By PollyPuddleduck

Forest School Complete Set of Activities

Forest School Complete Set of Activities

6 Lesson Plans/Activities including Art with Natural Resources, Bug Hunt, Building a Bug Hotel, An Introduction to Fire, Cooking on an Open Fire, and Small World Story Making with Faries (Fairy World). Also included is a Risk Assessment for having a fire and an Introduction to Forest School. This is an ideal introduction to get you on your way to confidently leading a group of children under the Forest School ethos. The activities are designed for children from Reception up to Year 2 but they can easily be adapted for Nursery and older year groups.

By MrEarlyYears

Butterfly PhotoBank / Library of Images

Butterfly PhotoBank / Library of Images

An amazing collection of 77 slides of high resolution photographs of butterflies. Ideal for drawing and painting projects or to inspire photography. Great for minibeast or insect projects. Included for free is my 'How to work with secondary Sources...' worksheet which gives many ideas on how to work with the images in this photobank. It is excellent to encourage independence in your students. I also have photobanks on Fruit & Veg, Skulls, Flowers, Grafitti, Gargoyles, Cacti and Succulents, Old Locks and Keys and many more! Click on my name above to see over 300 Art Resources in my shop. Below is a review of another one of my photo bank resources. As you can see, I always use high quality images. A review of my seed heads bundle: "Thank you so much for putting this resource together- excellent quality of images which I am going to laminate for display for inspiration. I have also downloaded some of your other image resources for projects/general inspiration for Art Textiles. You are a star!" Anthea 11th May 2017

By TheArtyTeacher

Insect Art Resources - great end of year / term lesson

Insect Art Resources - great end of year / term lesson

Five insect art resources. A photobank of 77 slides of high resolution butterfly photographs. Butterflies for Drawing and Painting Two pages of coluorful butterfly images. Butterfly Art - complete the missing half of the butterflies. Insects Art - complete the missing half of the detailed insect drawings. Two pages. Butterfly Resource Sheets - two pages of black and white images.

By TheArtyTeacher