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How to teach your students to be eco-friendly

How to teach your students to be eco-friendly

A tool to help young children (Kindergarten, Year 1, Year 2 & Year 3) develop eco-friendly behaviours. Find the original resource here: https://www.homeimprovementpages.com.au/article/printable-worksheet-environment This is a fun quiz with insightful questions. It aims to develop vocabulary, comprehension and math skills, as well as practical environmental knowledge. (Photo by Enis Yavuz on Unsplash)
emily_leary
Colouring sheets (3), nature-themed, EYFS/KS1

Colouring sheets (3), nature-themed, EYFS/KS1

Children will learn about the natural world around them as they colour these cheerful pictures, as well as developing pencil control and colour sense. As they bring their pictures to life, they will be inspired to dream and wonder about the creatures and their settings, which in turn will fire creative expression. The three sheets represent a young robin, ducks on a pond and mini-beasts in a meadow.
katewilliams_poetry
EYFS - EXPORE COSTA RICA

EYFS - EXPORE COSTA RICA

Aimed at children aged 2 plus. An activity which can last from 15 minutes to 60 dependent upon how you use the activities suggested on the PowerPoint slides. Concentrates on the areas; Communication and Language, Literacy and Understanding the World. These activities explore Costa Rica radiating from the central item: the Pineapple which grows in Costa Rica. Involves sensory activities, feeling, smelling and tasting the Pineapple on an attempt to encourage healthy fruit snack options for children. Most children are thrilled to become the animals of Costa Rica, I have only included the 2 favorite animals in this PowerPoint but there are hundreds more to choose from such as Toucans, Snakes, Dragons… Enjoy :)
DionneDawsonAuthor
Apple colouring pages

Apple colouring pages

Some basic Apple colouring pages to be used as part of a session. Encourage creativity and let people make patterns and colour as they want to.
ianhjoy
Growing Together Songs (Full Album)

Growing Together Songs (Full Album)

A collection of freshly hatched songs all about growing. The album includes the life cycles of butterflies, frogs, bulbs, and seeds and demonstrates growth, the seasons, the diversity of plant life and colours. Through the songs children can learn about worms and how they process the soil to make it possible for plants to grow, they will meet “Mister Snail” and hear how carries his house on his back and learn about spirals and silvery tracks. “Teddy’s Picnic” is designed to promote engaging in a social situation in a positive way. The full album download also includes instrumental versions of the songs. Additional resources can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
Wildlife Garden Songs (Full Album)

Wildlife Garden Songs (Full Album)

Wildlife Garden Songs is a collection of 15 songs designed to help teach children about wildlife gardening. Within the framework of learning about this natural environment, the songs can also help to teach other concepts such as counting, positional words, bending knees while jumping and landing, as well as the theme of cooperation. The full album download also includes instrumental versions of the songs. Additional resources can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
Plant Investigation and Activity Pack

Plant Investigation and Activity Pack

**Teach children all about plant parts and life cycles! These investigations and activities link to the ELGs for Understanding the World, Expressive Art and Design, plus Literacy. I have had so much fun creating these resources and know that your class will simply love the exciting activities! Included in the pack are: 13 engaging hands on activities and investigations: full details of what you will need and instructions for how to carry them out. Plant hunt sheet: take this sheet on your hunt and tick which flowers you find. Seed packet template: design your own packet and fold and glue the tabs. Sunflower diary sheet: this sheet accompanies the sunflowers activity. Draw, label and measure your sunflower each week. Plant game (colour and B&W) and instructions: a fun game to help children learn all about what plants need to grow. Plant word mat (colour and B&W): use this delightful word mat to help children with writing activities. Plant jigsaw (colour and B&W): 2 of the same jigsaw provided on one page. Just print out on card, laminate and cut up. Learn the parts of a plant while playing! For more exciting resources, visit my shop!**
noworksheetsallowed
The Log Pile (Wildlife Garden Habitat)

The Log Pile (Wildlife Garden Habitat)

This is a fun song about bugs and other creatures hiding in a log pile. Log piles provide food and shelter for insects and small animals and are an important feature in a wildlife garden. Children will enjoy the surprise ending of the song. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com under the resources web page.
MelodyTreeHouse
Things We Use In The Garden Montessori 3-Part Cards

Things We Use In The Garden Montessori 3-Part Cards

Here is another fun set of Spring or Summertime cards to add to the collection. These are 12 realistic photos or clip art images of many familiar gardening tools and objects that we use when gardening. Oh! But wait! **These use American English terms! ** I think I need some help from across the pond to please send the terms that you use for these items! Please send the terms to: Bellamontessori.maryc@gmail.com And I will happily make a set using more appropriate terms. The set includes 12 control cards 12 matching cards 12 labels This set has so many cards, you may want to divide them into two sets. To make, simply print on card stock, cut and laminate if so desired. Thank you so much for checking out my work and enjoy the warming weather in the garden! Mary
MaryCarr51
Easter Bunny Nature Craft

Easter Bunny Nature Craft

FREEBEE :D Print and decorate with nature! I ask children to create their bunny rabbits by using natural materials that have been found in the playground! Leaves make the most perfect rabbit ears! You can also use… Grass Stones Flowers Sticks Soil Seeds Pine cones Straw This activity has endless benefits, the most obvious being developing creativity in children, fine motor skills, sensory skills and of course an appreciation of natural resources they might otherwise not use. Have fun! The Teacher Traveller :)
Kayleighm89
Houseplants - Montessori 3-part cards

Houseplants - Montessori 3-part cards

10 common, safe -for-children houseplants are featured printed folder for the cards instructions To make, simply print on card stock, cut apart and laminate if so desired. Just as an aside, my first set of houseplant cards were made from four copies of a book on houseplants. I cut the pictures out, rubber cemented them onto index cards and hand wrote the labels. That was long before personal computers and the internet! Those cards lasted a very long time and I’m sure I have a few left somewhere, but I had a much better time making these. Do be careful about potentially poisonous houseplants. Thanks so much for considering my work. Mary
MaryCarr51
The Water Cycle

The Water Cycle

PowerPoint which covers the Water Cycle, looking at each of the stages. Also includes images as well as a video link which shows children the different stages of the water cycle in a way that they can remember. Perfect for either KS1 or KS2 as an introduction to the topic of weather.
HollywoodR95
Spring Flowers Montessori 3 Part Cards

Spring Flowers Montessori 3 Part Cards

Looking out my window, I can see daffodils staunchly braving what I hope is the last of our snow for the winter! So I had to make these reading classification cards of spring flowers. There are: 12 different familiar flowers picture cards labels to read control cards a printable folder for the cards Thanks so much for checking out my work! Mary
MaryCarr51
Plants - 3 Part Cards

Plants - 3 Part Cards

When I was planning how to make this work, I decided I wanted it to be a very basic introduction to plants. In this set, there is one example of each of the following plant groups: tree, bush/shrub, grass, vine, fern, moss, green algae and herb. To make, simply print out the cards and labels, cut apart and laminate, if so desired. I have also included a page that you can print, laminate, fold and affix to make a folder for the cards. Thanks so much for checking out my work! Mary
MaryCarr51
Montessori Classified Cards - Flowers

Montessori Classified Cards - Flowers

This is a collection of ten different images of common U.S.A. flowers. The pictures are isolated on the cards so there is no text to distract young children. These are used for sparking conversation and discussion. And they are perfect for decorating the classroom by preparing a work where the children may choose their favorites to set on small easels that are placed on doilies around the room. (Think flower arranging.) To make, just print on card stock, cut and laminate. Thanks so much for checking out my work! Mary
MaryCarr51
Jack and the Beanstalk Weekly Literacy Plan

Jack and the Beanstalk Weekly Literacy Plan

Based on the version by Nick Sharratt, this weekly plan has been created all ready for my Reception class for the first week in Spring term 2 when we return from our half term break. This should be a fun start to our topic of "Growth."
mallegaert
Montessori - Vintage Flower Matching Cards

Montessori - Vintage Flower Matching Cards

I admit it. I love vintage images and there are just so many to choose from! With Spring just around the corner, I started seeing lots of vintage flower images. So I had to make these matching cards, of course. No words to distract, just the image is presented. Lovely work for younger children. 12 different flower images Print on card stock, cut apart and laminate for durability. Thank you so much for stopping by and viewing my work! Mary
MaryCarr51
Earth Day Interactive Foldable Booklet

Earth Day Interactive Foldable Booklet

Celebrate our amazing planet Earth as you learn ways to preserve its natural resources. Learn and document what you know about this special day as you create this fun, interactive booklet to glue into a notebook or lapbook. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file.
KnowledgeBoxCentral
Amazing Plants by Design Mini-Lapbook

Amazing Plants by Design Mini-Lapbook

This Mini-Lapbook follows along with the book, Amazing Plants by Design by Debra Haagen. Use the book and this hand-on project to introduce young children to the concept of intelligent design. Recommended for ages 3-8. Book sold separately. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create! Print as many as you need for your own household. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
KnowledgeBoxCentral
Practically Perfect Pumpkins Mini-Lapbook

Practically Perfect Pumpkins Mini-Lapbook

Nothing says "fall fun" like a big, bright, orange pumpkin! Whether you carve it, bake it into a pie, or just set it on the porch for decoration, it brings seasonal joy to any household! Learn about the origin of pumpkins, new fun pumpkin activities and recipes, and why pumpkins were NOT the first jack-o'-lanterns! This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
KnowledgeBoxCentral
Flower matching pairs game- flash cards, display

Flower matching pairs game- flash cards, display

A lovely matching pairs game with British flowers. This pack contains one set of coloured cards. The cards can be used as a matching pairs game or as flash cards or displayed in the outdoor area for children to spot and name the flowers in the surroundings.
robbyn
Tree matching pairs game- flash cards, display- Forest schools

Tree matching pairs game- flash cards, display- Forest schools

A lovely matching pairs game with British trees. This pack contains two sets of coloured cards- one with tree names and one without. The cards can be used as a matching pairs game or as flash cards or displayed in the outdoor area for children to spot and name the trees in the surroundings.
robbyn
Growing plants topic pack- Spring, Gardening, Growth

Growing plants topic pack- Spring, Gardening, Growth

The pack includes: Display banner: A large display banner with the title 'Growing plants' on a photo background of Daisies Additional banners: 'Growing' and 'Plants' on a photographic plant background Topic words: each card has a photographic border- great to add to your display or writing area Question cards: great to encourage the children to think about plants and growing Photographs: Lots of coloured photos of different plants and wild plants which the children may spot in the school grounds or on the way to school Colour weed photographs: Photos of wild plants with the plant names Plant spotting cards: A4 and A3 sized plant spotting cards- great for the children to use in the school grounds to mark off which plants they have found Plant fan to make: A fan to make with photos of different wild plants on- great to fold up and take on a nature walk Colours display: Photographs of different coloured flowers with the colour name- great for the growing plants topic but also lovely to include in the art area Make a plant game: A game to collect the different parts of your plant first Parts of a plant: Information cards about the different parts of a plant Fruit and Vegetable photographs: colour photographs showing some different plants- great for a discussion about what they can and can't eat on a plant and how to grow fruit and vegetables Worksheets: Two differentiated worksheets for labelling the different parts of a plant Labelling plant posters: A4 and A3 sized coloured posters with labels for the different parts of a plant Wordsearch: find the growing and plant related words My plant worksheet: A fun worksheet to fill in details about a plant they have found on a nature walk or in the school grounds Plant parts photographs: coloured photographs showing the detail of different parts of plants such as the leaf, stem, flower and roots Matching pairs: Photographs of different types of seeds to play a matching pairs game or for comparing and describing the different seeds Wilting plant photograph: a colour photograph of a wilting plant- great for discussion about what a plant needs to grow
robbyn
ESL Games - Food Bingo

ESL Games - Food Bingo

Food! Glorious food! This pdf file includes 30 Food Bingo game boards and 40 images for use as draw cards. Also included is a Food Chart perfect for posting to a classroom board or pasting into students' notebooks! Bingo isn't just for special occasions! Think of Bingo as a lesson review disguised as a game! Did you know there are dozens of variations on Bingo? Try having kids choose their winning numbers before they begin playing! For an inverted version of the game, set the rule that the LAST player to get Bingo wins! You might also be interested in these tasty resources! This game is bundled in our Bingo Bundle at 30% off! Food Chart Food Flash Cards Digital Food Bingo on Google Slides Food - I Have Who Has Activity Set
kinneybrothers
FREE Cover Mascots: Kids in Color! (4 Kids-Color Only!) ClipArt

FREE Cover Mascots: Kids in Color! (4 Kids-Color Only!) ClipArt

Commercial Use OKAY but NO reselling as Clip-Art. FREEBIE. Includes 4 pieces of color clip-art! In png form, 300 dpi, runs about 3"-7" each. Includes: 2 Boys (in color) 2 Girls (in color) ***BONUS (Includes a blank paper version of the girl holding up the "A+" to promote one's own projects if needed. Thank you for trying out my Freebie! Leave a review for surprise FREE three piece GRAB BAG clip-art! What will it be? It's a SURPRISE! Leave a review and send an email with your store name to Illumismart@gmail.com! Thank you for downloading my Freebie. For more Illumismart visuals, freebies, and commercial use clip-art, please check out my store!
IllumismartClipArt
Beach Photos

Beach Photos

21 Beautiful scenic photos of the beach at New Caledonia. Mystery island. White flour like sand. Crystal clear waters. Tourists frolicking. A panoramic of the beautiful beach. An amazing island formulated on a rock. Isolated beach where no one is. Rich scenery that is rejuvenating. I advise you go. Take a weekend go by ferry. You will feel refreshed.
missavicis
Let's Grow

Let's Grow

Lets Grow - Based on Understanding of the World, perfect songs to support topics on growth, ourselves, plants, animals, weather, seasons, change and the environment. Content: Awareness and respect for living things; Recognition of basic colours; Understanding of growth; Introduction to birth and life cycles; Body awareness; Personal safety; Understanding of the seasons; Naming young animals; Learning about small creatures; Respect and care for the environment; Awareness of similarities and differences; Looking at patternsand change; Understanding past and present; Knowledge of night and day; Observation of weather; Questioning and predicting. 40 songs included - 20 with vocals and 20 instrumental versions. Also contains the sheet music and lyrics for each song. Please note this is a digital download, you will be able to download the file to your computer after payment is completed. The file has been compressed (zipped) to speed up the download process. To unzip it right click on the downloaded file and select extract to here. 1 A little green leaf Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 2 The hen and the egg Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 3 I was born Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 4 Ladybird Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 5 Stretch and curl Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 6 Outside blues Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 7 Baby animals Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 8 Worms like to wiggle Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 9 My body is my own Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 10 Colours Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 11 Yesterday and today Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 12 Flower pot Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 13 Then it changed Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 14 Hair Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 15 Look at the sky Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 16 I’m growing Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 17 The Butterfly Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 18 Wet and dry Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 19 Let’s play a game Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment 20 Take good care Vocal Track Instrumental Accompaniment
Under5s_Uk
Spring Play Plan

Spring Play Plan

Six weeks of activities to help children to notice the changes taking place during spring. A full range of activities aimed at teaching children about the changes that occur in the spring months. The activities provide opportunities to learn about springtime animals and life cycles. Children will get the chance to observe and plant seeds, experiment with water and work with wool. The final week of the topic introduces children to Easter. Week 1 - New life Week 2 - Seed week Week 3 - Frogs Week 4 - Spring showers Week 5 - Lambs and wool Week 6 - Easter The pack contains 50 pages comprising of activities; areas of learning; language; suggestions for adapting activities for different abilities; list of required resources; organisation; observation and assessment opportunities; information for parents and related literature. ALL Plan2Play plans are provided in Portable Document Format (PDF)
Under5s_Uk
Forest school - Measuring trees and leaf art

Forest school - Measuring trees and leaf art

A lovely PPT that can be used in Primary school with most phases. The children are taught how to measure a tree in forest school and there are also a range of examples of wonderful leaf art with video clip links showing the art processes to help. Highly recommend.
haleeeema
The Great Outdoors Role Play Pack- Camping theme- KS1/EYFS

The Great Outdoors Role Play Pack- Camping theme- KS1/EYFS

Resources ready to print for an outdoors themed Role Play Area- eg. Campsite. Activities such as packing a suitcase , writing postcards and sorting clothes for different weather can be put in Role Play areas for independent tasks. Posters ready to print and stick around role play including labels to name items. Hope these are useful :)
klmortimore1
Pumpkin Mini-lesson - UK Version (A4)

Pumpkin Mini-lesson - UK Version (A4)

Pumpkin Lesson (printable A4 size). Learn about pumpkins with fun facts, vocabulary, activities, and the letter P. Have fun and explore pumpkins! 12 pages of creative activities combining math, language, art, science, music, movement, and motor skills. The lesson includes a song as well as a topic for open discussion to develop social and emotional readiness. This ready to use lesson includes all the coloring pages and templates, as well as a list of art materials required. Teaching Materials Include:  • 1 complete themed lesson exploring pumpkins  • 5 printable templates of coloring pages and crafts  • Song lyrics for the traditional song  • Explore, scoop, roast, feel, and taste pumpkin seeds  • Color, create, and count pumpkins 1 to 5  • Learn about early math concepts with a pumpkin finger play song, counting pumpkins, and counting out sets of pumpkin seeds  • Explore science with coloring and creating a pumpkin life-cycle plate and discussing plants  • Creative art activities include collecting small objects from nature and making a collage.  • Practice fine motor skills with tearing and cutting paper to make a pumpkin mosaic Create, Explore, Discuss!
HatchlingCurriculum
Pumpkin Mini-lesson - US Version (Letter)

Pumpkin Mini-lesson - US Version (Letter)

Pumpkin Lesson (printable letter size). Learn about pumpkins with fun facts, vocabulary, activities, and the letter P. Have fun and explore pumpkins! 12 pages of creative activities combining math, language, art, science, music, movement, and motor skills. The lesson includes a song as well as a topic for open discussion to develop social and emotional readiness. This ready to use lesson includes all the coloring pages and templates, as well as a list of art materials required. Teaching Materials Include:  • 1 complete themed lesson exploring pumpkins  • 5 printable templates of coloring pages and crafts  • Song lyrics for the traditional song  • Explore, scoop, roast, feel, and taste pumpkin seeds  • Color, create, and count pumpkins 1 to 5  • Learn about early math concepts with a pumpkin finger play song, counting pumpkins, and counting out sets of pumpkin seeds  • Explore science with coloring and creating a pumpkin life-cycle plate and discussing plants  • Creative art activities include collecting small objects from nature and making a collage  • Practice fine motor skills with tearing and cutting paper to make a pumpkin mosaic Create, Explore, Discuss!
HatchlingCurriculum
Sunflower Mini-lesson - UK Version (A4)

Sunflower Mini-lesson - UK Version (A4)

Sunflower Lesson (printable A4 size). Learn about sunflowers with fun facts, vocabulary, and activities. Have fun and explore sunflowers! 15 pages of creative activities combining math, language, art, science, music, movement, and motor skills. The lesson includes a song as well as a topic for open discussion to develop social and emotional readiness. This ready to use lesson includes all the coloring pages and templates, as well as a list of art materials required. Teaching Materials Include:  • 1 complete themed lesson exploring sunflowers  • 7 printable templates of coloring pages and crafts  • Song lyrics for the traditional songs  • Movement and music activities • Get the body moving with let’s pretend to be a sunflower  • Explore, scoop, feel, and taste sunflower seeds and sun butter  • Color, cut, and make a sunflower and sunflower garden  • Learn about early math concepts with sizing sunflowers and counting sunflower petals 1 to 12  • Explore science with coloring and learning the parts of a sunflower, experimenting with capillary action, and making a healthy snack  Create, Explore, Discuss!
HatchlingCurriculum
Sunflower Mini-lesson - US Version (Letter)

Sunflower Mini-lesson - US Version (Letter)

Sunflower Lesson (printable letter size). Learn about sunflowers with fun facts, vocabulary, and activities. Have fun and explore sunflowers! 15 pages of creative activities combining math, language, art, science, music, movement, and motor skills. The lesson includes a song as well as a topic for open discussion to develop social and emotional readiness. This ready to use lesson includes all the coloring pages and templates, as well as a list of art materials required. Teaching Materials Include:  • 1 complete themed lesson exploring sunflowers  • 7 printable templates of coloring pages and crafts  • Song lyrics for the traditional songs  • Movement and music activities • Get the body moving with let’s pretend to be a sunflower  • Explore, scoop, feel, and taste sunflower seeds and sun butter  • Color, cut, and make a sunflower and sunflower garden  • Learn about early math concepts with sizing sunflowers and counting sunflower petals 1 to 12  • Explore science with coloring and learning the parts of a sunflower, experimenting with capillary action, and making a healthy snack  Create, Explore, Discuss!
HatchlingCurriculum
Valentine's Day Bundle

Valentine's Day Bundle

A collection of resources that could be used as part of Valentine's Day activities. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.
sarah277