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KS1 and KS2 Themes Bundle - Spelling  Board Game

KS1 and KS2 Themes Bundle - Spelling Board Game

Fun and exciting Spelling Board Game 15 different themes: World Countries, Dinosaurs, Rivers, Adverbs, Pirates, Circus, Landforms,Plants.... Enlarge A4 to A3 playing board Extra large playing board 89cm x 63cm (needs assembling), or use as a dazzling wall display Ticks all the curriculum learning objective boxes✔ Brilliant resource as a stimulating lesson opener, or as an eagerly awaited, last lesson of the day! Extremely valuable opportunity to enhance themed Vocabulary building Suitable for Year 3,4,5 Starter words game cards Blank spelling template to create your own words Certificate template for competition winners ✔✔ Absolutely something for everyone and every class

By pjmcc2

BIRTHDAYS - SPELLING -  BOARD GAME

BIRTHDAYS - SPELLING - BOARD GAME

Game instruction guideKS2 Years 2,3,4Brilliant resource as a lesson opener, or as a last lesson of the day!Extremely valuable opportunity to enhance themed Vocabulary buildingEnlarge A4 to A3 playing boardExtra large playing board 89cm x 63cm (needs assembling), or use it as an exciting wall display16 starter Birthday words: cake, balloon, candle....A blank name spelling template to create your own Birthday wordsCertificate template for game winners✔✔ Something for every class

By pjmcc2

ESL Bundle ESL Teaching Pack

ESL Bundle ESL Teaching Pack

A lovely collection of different ESL Teaching Resources to teach a wide range of ages and skills. There is something for everyone in this collection. You will be able to get your class talking!

By peterfogarty

300 generic activities.  Create lessons in seconds!

300 generic activities. Create lessons in seconds!

Create lessons in seconds with this HUGE PowerPoint of animated lesson activities. There are HUNDREDS of templates that you can over-type in seconds to create engaging lesson material. Highly praised by John Simpkin of Spartacus Educational and Mark Warner of Teaching Ideas. I am very confident you will like this. If you do, please click on my profile to see my other popular resources. Thanks(This file also has a bank of PowerPoint timers - it's the most useful planning tool ever!) The size of the file should show you how much stuff there is! Without sounding overly confident - it's the best resource out there!Many thanksCopyright T.TaylorNOTE: Following its success in the summer sale, I have decided to keep the sale price - so grab a bargain! Used to be £5. Many thanks.

By whizzbangbang

ESL Grammar and Spelling Bundle

ESL Grammar and Spelling Bundle

Are you looking for spell checking activities? Here some fun look, say, spell check writing activities and also a nice presentation about how to spot common mistakes in written English.

By peterfogarty

Family and relationships - complete PowerPoint Lesson with audio

Family and relationships - complete PowerPoint Lesson with audio

ESOL entry 2 and aboveEFL pre-intermediate and aboveInteractive PowerPoint with audio show covering:- family members- common phrasal verbs for relationships- a listening comprehension with a lady saying goodbye to her boyfriend ...:(- a discussion activity on family and relationships- a writing activity based on family and relationshipsGreat for an ESOL or EFL class discussing family and relationships. Includes pair work and individual activities. No other resources needed. Audio is embedded in the PowerPoint file. You'll need to make this a trusted document to access the audio.

By captainjaybird1

Mother's Day activity sheet for KS1 and KS2

Mother's Day activity sheet for KS1 and KS2

A lovely worksheet for children to complete around Mother's Day. Includes a space for a drawing and details of what makes the Childs mum so special to them.A wonderful way to get children thinking creatively about why their mum is so special.

By carley0831

All About Me ( Activity book for EYFS / KS1 )

All About Me ( Activity book for EYFS / KS1 )

Resource TitleAll About MeAge/Year GroupEarly Years and Key Stage 1Total Pages in download❤ 27File TypePDFResource Content❂ One 27 Page Workbook (just print and staple, absolutely NO prep required)❂ Differentiated worksheets included (something for everyone!)❂ Covers favourite foods / colours / my family / my family pet / my best friend and more.Check the preview!Reviews and feedback are appreciated, I value all but as we tell our students, try to be constructive! @ pollypuddleduck@gmail.comPrinting Tip: This educational resource has been designed for printing on A4 size paper. If you are printing on a different size, select ‘shrink’ or ‘print to fit page’ (or similar option) in order for the contents to fit correctly. TOUPurchase of this resource entitles YOU, the buyer, the right to reproduce the pages for personal and classroom use ONLY. Duplication for other classes, an entire school or for commercial use is strictly prohibited without written permission from Polly Puddleduck. Minor editing is allowed but only for personal use. The document remains under the copyright of Polly Puddleduck even when edited. Posting this item in whole or part on the Internet in any form is strictly prohibited and a violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). Polly Puddleduck ©2016

By PollyPuddleduck

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ESL Super Bundle

ESL Super Bundle

Here are lots of different fun teaching resources for students who are learning to speak English as a second language, or for students who want to revise and improve their understanding of English. This is perfect for both an home or school setting.

By peterfogarty

Family - English vocabulary cards

Family - English vocabulary cards

Vocabulary cards are great to help pupils learn vocabulary, practise spelling, reading, listening and speaking as well as dictionary skills. Vocabulary cards come in the following formats: Image only, vocabulary only, image and vocabulary.

By lisadominique

Celebrations

Celebrations

5 resources looking at Birthdays, Father and Mother's Day, My Family, The Queen's Birthday. A handy bundle for KS1/2

By teachercellar

India Bundle

India Bundle

Are you looking for lots of teaching resources about India? Are you looking for story prompts, photo packs and stories which really explore life in India? This set of teaching resources really do help you understand about life in India. Just for good measure, I have included for free all my guided reading worksheets to help you get the most out of this teaching pack (You save 72% compared to buying these resources individually!)

By peterfogarty

Love Assembly

Love Assembly

Love Is .... AssemblyThis class play on Love looks at what love means to each of us.Although it was written for Key Stage I (5 – 7 year olds) it can easily be adapted for use at Key Stage II (7 – 11 year olds) - the playlist of 10 suggested songs will be enjoyed by all ages.For scripts specific to Valentine’s Day, check out Sue Russell’s alternative Romeo and Juliet scripts.Cast of 25 - easily adapted up or down.Duration - around 15 - 20 mins (potential of doubling this with all music choices)Sample Text:(Enter Child 10, carrying a puppy)Music 7 Puppy Love – Donny OsmondNarrator: Ahh! (Gestures for everyone else to go ‘Ahhh!’) Who can resist a puppy?(Exit Child 10 plus puppy)(Enter Child 11, skipping)Narrator: Wow! Great skipping! You obviously love it!Child 11: And it’s good for me!(Exit Child 11, smiling happily)Narrator: Yes, any form of exercise is good for you!(Enter Child 12)Music 8 Can’t Stop the Feeling – Justin Timberlake(Whole cast singing and dancing)Narrator: And why do you love dancing so much?Child 12: How can you not love dancing?(Exit Child 12 smiling)Narrator: (Trying a few moves) Well, it is good exercise!(Enter Child 13, eating large bar of chocolate) Music 9 Sugar Sugar - The ArchiesNarrator: Hmm. I’m not sure this is quite so good for you!Child 13: Oh, but I just love chocolate! Who doesn’t?(Exit Child 13)Narrator: (Rubbing tummy) Mmmm. Beginning to feel a bit hungry!(Enter Child 14, reading ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’)

By suesplays

ESL - Getting People Talking!

ESL - Getting People Talking!

I collected together lots of different high quality ESL teaching resources and I thought it would be fabulous to share them all in one place! I am sure your students will really enjoy these resources, while you also happen to enjoy the huge discounts!

By peterfogarty

Mother's Day Colouring Page (Special Days)

Mother's Day Colouring Page (Special Days)

A colouring activity to help students learn about and to celebrate special days of the year. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

EYL Vocabulary Bundle

EYL Vocabulary Bundle

Vocabulary represents one of most important skills necessary for EYL/ESL/EFL. It is the basis for the development of all the other skills: reading comprehension, listening comprehension, speaking, writing, spelling and pronunciation. EYL students will LOVE these bright and colourful vocabulary cards. Each individual pack contains 30 cards. There are 120 cards total in the entire bundle. 60 with words and 60 without. These can be used for games and/or speaking/listening/writing activities. Laminate for long term durability. Buy the bundle today and save!

By PollyPuddleduck

ESL Bundle - Learn to Introduce yourself -  Unit 1  - Get 5 Lessons + Activity Booklet No Prep

ESL Bundle - Learn to Introduce yourself - Unit 1 - Get 5 Lessons + Activity Booklet No Prep

Teaching beginners in ESL can be great fun but what: - when we don’t know where to start? - when we have a mixed ability class? - when our material isn’t updated or adapted? You will find in this bundle enough material to teach your students for about 60/90 minutes for each lesson. Vocabulary in context, grammar with clear explanation, exercises and feedback to save you time and focus on the actual learning process. It is flexible to help you teach ESL/EAL students beginners/elementary about vocabulary: the alphabet, the numbers, countries, nationalities, food, likes-dislikes, opinions and about grammar: verb BE, simple present, subject pronouns, possessive adjectives, adverbs of frequency The bundle contains 5 powerpoint presentations with about 30 slides each with clear explanations at the bottom of each one of them to give you a step-by-step explanation about the progression of the lesson. You’ll also find with each lesson an activity booklet for students so that they keep a written record of their learning. The approach is communicative and follows a logical structure to reinforce students’ knowledge day after day. It also contains grammar points reinforced by exercises to consolidate their grammatical skills and writing skills. You will find different types of activities to allow a greater differentiation in your class: - Listening activities - Videos with questions - Matching up activities - Filling gaps - Classification activities - Reading activities - Games - Grammar points context with explanations, followed by exercises and correction - Writing - Survey - Review of objectives… ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Any question ? Let's connect : Email : carolinemusserotte@teacherlocker.com Twitter : @teacherlocker Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/teacher.locker Website : www.teacherlocker.com

By foxtrotters

Test Your Spelling Skills Read > Cover > Write > Check > Correct No. 5 – Family Words

Test Your Spelling Skills Read > Cover > Write > Check > Correct No. 5 – Family Words

Test Your Spelling SkillsRead > Cover > Write > Check > CorrectNo. 5 – Family WordsTo improve your spelling, read a word, cover it with your hand, then write it on the first line. Check your spelling. If it’s wrong, write it out again on the second line:Example wordsbrother _________________ _________________grandparents _________________ _________________niece _________________ _________________husband _________________ _________________

By peterfogarty

EYL Vocabulary Cards Pack 3 (EYL/ELL/ESL/EFL.EYFS/KS1)

EYL Vocabulary Cards Pack 3 (EYL/ELL/ESL/EFL.EYFS/KS1)

Vocabulary represents one of most important skills necessary for EYL/ESL/EFL. It is the basis for the development of all the other skills: reading comprehension, listening comprehension, speaking, writing, spelling and pronunciation. EYL students will LOVE these bright and colourful vocabulary cards. There are 30 cards total. 15 with words and 15 without. These can be used for games and/or speaking/listening/writing activities. Laminate for long term durability. These can also be used by EYFS/KS1 teachers for students who may struggle if English is not the first language. Be sure to check out my other EYL packs in my shop or check out the bundle! (EYL/ELL/ESL/EFL/EYFS/KS1)

By PollyPuddleduck

EYL Vocabulary Cards Pack 1 (EYL/ELL/ESL/EFL.EYFS/KS1)

EYL Vocabulary Cards Pack 1 (EYL/ELL/ESL/EFL.EYFS/KS1)

Vocabulary represents one of most important skills necessary for EYL/ESL/EFL. It is the basis for the development of all the other skills: reading comprehension, listening comprehension, speaking, writing, spelling and pronunciation. EYL students will LOVE these bright and colourful vocabulary cards. There are 30 cards total. 15 with words and 15 without. These can be used for games and/or speaking/listening/writing activites. Laminate for long term durability. These can also be used by EYFS/KS1 teachers for students who may struggle if English is not the first language. Be sure to check out my other EYL packs in my shop or check out the bundle! (EYL/ELL/ESL/EFL/EYFS/KS1)

By PollyPuddleduck

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English. Wordsearch: Family

English. Wordsearch: Family

This printable resource provides a word search for younger children. A useful exercise for encouraging word recognition. Theme: Family.

By StartEducation

Mother's Day

Mother's Day

This resource will be great as a gift from the children to their mothers for Mothering Sunday. A complete workbook of 14 pages devoted to the child's knowledge, thoughts and feelings regarding their mother. Includes:An information sheet to completeMother is a star because...I love you becauseI love to____ with MotherRecipe for the perfect MotherNewspaper article World's best mumDrawing activityDescriptive writing Sentence construction Puzzle

By teachercellar