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Perfect Pizza; Fine motor skills, counting, addition, fractions, food, vegetables, role play, EYFS

Perfect Pizza; Fine motor skills, counting, addition, fractions, food, vegetables, role play, EYFS

Children will love cutting out their pizza base and selecting and cutting out their toppings. They'll be having so much fun their wont notice all the fine motor skills practise they are doing!Topping come in a variety of shapes and sizes for differentiated cutting practise.Choose from 4 pizza bases; whole or divided into 4, 6 or 8 slices.Supports;role play (pizza take away, restuarant)naming different foods including meats, fruit and vegetables.countingcomparing amountsaddinghalvingfractions

By katypic

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Fidget Spinners Double Pack with Starters

Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Fidget Spinners Double Pack with Starters

Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Fidget Spinners Double Pack with StartersTwo engaging top selling lessons + a starter pack with word games!Fantastic value!Click on the links for further details.Visit my shop for more great lessons and resources:https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EngageinEnglish

By EngageinEnglish

FASHION DOLLS  design & make easy fun lesson task

FASHION DOLLS design & make easy fun lesson task

A doll template which children can draw clothes on to. I use this with my year 7s and have a box of crafty bits, scrap materials and haberdashery for them to get really stuck in with. a great one-off or introductory lesson to textiles and fabric.My kids love this activity and get really hands on and imaginative.print out plenty of copies so children can design a range of creative textile designs :-)if you download please comment, review or rate-------------sharing is caring :-)

By merk90

Fidget Spinner All About Me Editable Activity - Back to School

Fidget Spinner All About Me Editable Activity - Back to School

Make the most of the Fidget Spinner craze with this fun and creative activity! This is a no prep activity - Just print and hand it to your students for an awesome back to school activity, or completely edit the templates into a versatile activity to apply to any area of the curriculum.*************************************************************Check out the video here to see it in action https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9cMAxBge9VY In this task your students will create an "ALL ABOUT ME" decoration that actually spins and tells their peers, parents and teachers about their special talents, goals, and favorite things in life.You can either use one of our many templates or completely edit all aspects as required to meet your needs.Full instructions come attached and can be easily followed by students of any age or ability. Please note: to make the most of this activity you will require a split pin but if you don't have them you can also make do with drawing pins on a board. Like the sound of this? If you would like more creative ideas and new product updates, be sure to sign up for our email newsletter, and visit us on Facebook to take part in our exclusive giveaways.Like the sound of this? If you would like more creative ideas and new product updates, be sure to sign up for our email newsletter, and visit us on Facebook to take part in our exclusive giveaways.LIKE WHAT YOU SEE? For more creative ideas and new product updates, be sure to sign up for our EMAIL NEWSLETTER, and visit us on FACEBOOK to take part in our exclusive giveaways.

By Innovativeteachingideas

ZOO ROLE PLAY TEACHING RESOURCES EYFS KS1-KS2 ANIMALS SCIENCE EXPRESSIVE PLAY

ZOO ROLE PLAY TEACHING RESOURCES EYFS KS1-KS2 ANIMALS SCIENCE EXPRESSIVE PLAY

Resources included are as follows:90 PDF files for you to print. ROLE PLAY RESOURCESAnimal information pack / posters. Photo pack of animals, zoo photo pack, animal names flashcards, animal types posters, habitat posters, animal flashcards, animal silhouettes.Colour and black and white face masks, animal hand puppets, hand puppet template, money to use for zoo entrance, entrance tickets, zoo sign , welcome to the zoo sign, locations around the zoo signs, open and closed signs, please pay here sign, opening times signs, please call again sign, price list to complete, feeding times sign, tickets for sale sign, staff role play badges, zoo keeper of the day posterDISPLAY RESOURCESLong banner to head display, large lettering, buntings for decoration, animal footprints to make a trail, several animal poems to read, display borders patterned and plain, backing paper to print if needed, resources sack tag, learning objective tracker. ACTIVITIESColouring pages, animal diary to write, design a new animal, themed writing pages, story board to write, mind map, writing booklet cover for project work, sentence summary worksheet, word search, draw favourite animal, counting and matching cards, cut and stick activities, can/have/are writing pages for each animal, bookmarks to make, alphabet flashcards, alphabet mats, bingo game, acrostic poem to complete, colour flashcards, shapes posters, reward charts, addition game, subtraction game, complete the drawing with missing part, activity booklet, make a mobile, number square, noun / verb/ adjectives posters, words beginning with…worksheets, word search, size order cards, play doh mat, quiz, wanted poster for animals, letter to write, facts cards to write, summary worksheet, invitation to make, days of the week posters, draw animal in natural habitat, draw animal food, hfw cards, make a moving giraffe, matching the animal to their name worksheet, table top number line, animal poster, day at the zoo writing task.

By hayleyhill

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CLASS DECOR: SUPERHERO THEME {BACK TO SCHOOL}

CLASS DECOR: SUPERHERO THEME {BACK TO SCHOOL}

Make your students feel like Superheroes with this Superhero themed class decor mega bundle comprising of 15 complete individual products totaling 510 pages. ** Further details of the 15 products included in this mega bundle are outlined below.✓ 24 CLASSROOM JOBS AND NAME LABELS (EDITABLE)✓ 15 CLASSROOM RULES (EDITABLE)✓ 52 LABELS/ DESK NAME PLATES (EDITABLE)✓ 7 BEHAVIOUR MANAGEMENT CLIP CHART ✓ 220 DOLCH WORD WALL {HIGH-FREQUENCY WORDS) – PRE-PRIMER TO GRADE 3 ✓ 26 LETTERS OF THE ALPHABET✓ 36 SCHEDULE CARDS {EDITABLE}✓ NUMBERS 1 TO 20✓ COLOURS✓ BIRTHDAY PACK {DATES, CROWNS, AWARDS, BANNER}✓ CALENDAR AND WEATHER DISPLAY ✓ 21 CENTRE SIGNS AND LABELS {EDITABLE}✓ 9 DISMISSAL CHART (EDITABLE)✓ 42 SCHOOL SUPPLY LABELS✓ 2D AND 3D SHAPESWELCOME BACK BUNTING FLAGS⇒ The ‘Welcome’ letter flags sign may be used by itself or with the letters reading ‘Back To School’, ‘To Foundation/Kindergarten’, and/or ‘To Grades 1 to 10’.

By Fortheloveofkids3

Arts and Crafts Supplies Clip Art , Back to School , 51 Images

Arts and Crafts Supplies Clip Art , Back to School , 51 Images

Arts and Crafts Supplies Clip Art This set contains:- 10 pairs of scissors- 10 glue sticks- 10 bottles of glue- 10 paint brushes- 10 paint bottles- 1 paint palletEach image is a png file created at 300dpi to ensure high quality, even when enlarged.RG Designs graphics can be used in promotional marketing, products and logos. They cannot be sold or distributed as clip art. Please include in your product or product description, either my logo (included in the zip file), or a reference to my store. If you have any questions about appropriate use of any of my graphics, please email me at: rgdesignsclipart@gmail.com

By STEMthinking

Summer Outdoors.

Summer Outdoors.

8 pages of Summer play/discovery scenes complete in their own right but with room to add in further detail if so desired.

By butterbeans65

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Insect Art Resources

Insect Art Resources

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

PUPPET SHOW THEATRE ROLE PLAY SET MASKS AND PUPPETS ETC

PUPPET SHOW THEATRE ROLE PLAY SET MASKS AND PUPPETS ETC

PUPPET SHOW SETLong Banner - “ Puppet Show”Large themed lettering “PUPPET SHOW”Tickets - Printable Puppet Show ticketsWelcome - “WELCOME TO THE PUPPET SHOW” SignClapper board – Use a split butterfly clip to make the board open and closeOPEN - SignCLOSED - SignDecorative posters - To use as a backdrop / decorate your role play areaSign - “The next show is at …”Sign - “Today’s Puppeteers are….”Sign - “NO SMOKING”Sign - “TOILETS”Sign - “TICKETS HERE” Sign - “REFRESHMENTS”Refreshments poster - showing prices and items for saleClapper board - Colour and make your own clapper boardStick puppets - and small A4 Puppet theatre to create your own miniature theatrePuppets - To colour and makeInspirational photographs – To decorate the role-play areaWriting for a purpose – Refreshment orders, ticket orders, receipts. THEATRE ROLE PLAYBanner - Long “THEATRE” bannerOPEN SignCLOSED SignBadges for staff membersFlashcards - Items associated with the theatre with pictures and words. eg… popcorn, tickets, lighting, audience, actress, puppets etc etcTheatre ticketsAwards for best actor / actressAwards for best performanceToday’s Performance- will be __________Today’s actors- are _________________Mask templates - Masks for the children to craftNumber line - on Fizzy Drink cartonsAlphabet Line - On Popcorn boxesPopcorn box template - To print, cut, and make for your own role-play theatre.Not for resale © Story.resources

By BETTYBOOP123

Hands on project "The Castle" 5 Mega posters

Hands on project "The Castle" 5 Mega posters

This download consists of 8 pdf's to create 8 mega posters, 4 in colour and 4 in black and white.The images are related to the hands-on project the castleThere is a dragon, knight, lady knight and a castle.This can be a collaborative work in which your entire class can actively participate, thus promoting teamwork and creativity.Especially in mega posters that are in black and white and are intended for children to paint, with watercolours, crayons or markers. You can decorate or paste coloured papers or use a little glitter. The possibilities are many.Mega posters in colour can be a good element to decorate your class or to make a great photo call.In each download on the first sheet, there is a small image of how the mega poster is, it is like a giant puzzle.If you are interested I have in my shop more resources related to the castles.Follow me on pinterest and twitter for freebies, special offers and new releases.Thanks for stopping by!

By paulinarl06

End of Year Pamphlet Activity

End of Year Pamphlet Activity

Children are tasked to design an informative and persuasive pamphlet about why incoming year 2’s will love year 3! This is a good way to recap fun projects children completed in various topics throughout year 3 and use persuasive techniques to convince incomers that year 3 will be the best!Makes for an excellent end-of-year activity that can be drawn out over 1-3 lessons, as well as an excellent display board!Included:- Full lesson plan with starters and differentiation- Planning sheet for children to fill in during input and discussion- Colourful and helpful Smart Notebook file to accompany the lesson- Example pamphlet to give some ideas and inspiration- LA pamphlet template with pre-drawn boxes and sentences- Links to the English and D/T curriculum for LO and planning purposesAll images courtesy of www.clker.com

By vcurrie19

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Hands on project The Castle BUNDLE

Hands on project The Castle BUNDLE

Save 33%.This bundle consists in 5 of my premium resources to work the castles.Includes:- A template to make a castle and 9 medieval characters.- 20 worksheets for first readers.- 10 png files of medieval characters.- 3 story cubes and 5 writing prompts.- 60 counting mats. To work basic maths, count to 10.- 8 mega posters, castle related (a dragon, a castle, a knight, a lady knight)Save 33% by buying this download instead of buying each resource separately.Hope you find this download useful.Thanks for stopping by!

By paulinarl06

Hands on project "The Castle" 3

Hands on project "The Castle" 3

Here is a download that is part of the hands-on project the castle.This download consists of a file with 3 A4 (letter) sheets, each of the sheets contains a cube.In each of the cubes, there are 6 drawings.The first cube contains 6 medieval characters (the queen, the sorcerer, the peasant, the jester, the dragon and the knight)The second cube contains 6 objects (a flower, a shield and a sword, a crown, a cup, a trident and a carrot)The third cube contains 6 places (a house, a castle, the sky, the village, the tower and the forest)These cubes are intended to be used as storytelling support, the idea is to roll the dice and orally recounting a short story incorporating the new elements that come up by rolling the dice successively.This download also includes 5 worksheets to develop writing, encourage it to be creative, original, imaginative.In my shop, you can find more resources related to the castles.Thanks for stopping by!

By paulinarl06

I can build my city

I can build my city

A fun and engaging resource to work vocabulary, fine motor skills, attention, logical thinking, play role, pretending game...This download consists of 8 black and white A4 (letter) sheets with templates to build a small city.The idea is to print everything on cardstock or some thick paper. It is in black and white to allow your students to have fun painting with watercolours, crayons, markers, anything you can think of, they can also decorate the different parts of the city, for example, they can paste coloured papers in the houses ...Here are templates to build:2 trees2 traffic lights4 traffic signals2 buildings2 houses1 hospital1 parking lot1 school1 grocery1 ice cream shop1 gas / petrol stationHope you find this resource useful. Thanks for stopping by!

By paulinarl06

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Fun time for early years.

Fun time for early years.

Here you have 4 of my premium resources to learn while playing, for early years.4 resources full of great activities for kids under 6 years, 3 games and a fun set of playdough mats.To work phonics, numbers to 10, starts working additions, develop language, fine motor skills and more...Just to have lot´s of fun and learn playing.By buying this bundle you save 35%.Thanks for visiting my shop!

By paulinarl06

Patterned Summer objects with blank templates

Patterned Summer objects with blank templates

10 pages of patterned Summer objects - bubbles, spinners, skipping ropes, kites, windmill, swimming costume, flip-flops, t-shirt and shorts. Templates for windmill, swimming costume, single bubble, many bubbles, flip-flops, t-shirt and shorts.

By butterbeans65

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End of Term Mega Bundle

End of Term Mega Bundle

Great for class time or tutor time for older classSuitable for ages 5-11 (or edited for older children)End of term competitionCyberbully DisplaysAnti-Bully activityComic strip activities (says KS1 but can be used to KS3)Free interent links to resourcesA full tutor time packageHTML Beginners worksheet!60 second countdownSEN 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 resourcesMany more on the same subject and othersPress HERE for more Resources [][][][][][][][][][][][][][][]

By VirtuallyQatarted