KS2 Space - Cross-Curricular Creative Writing Pack

KS2 Space - Cross-Curricular Creative Writing Pack

This engaging KS2 Space cross-curricular writing pack can last up to 3 lessons and easily fits into your planning as it can be applied to a lot of genres such as fiction, non-fiction, biographies, newspaper writing and more. Full teaching input, worksheets and teachers' notes included - just print and teach! Great for inspiring reluctant writers or filling a few hours in your class with fun yet challenging learning activities. A complete, engaging, imaginative, creative writing or Big Writing stimuli lesson that can be applied to many different writing genres. Children discuss ideas and then plan by answering the thought provoking questions which enable a wealth of ideas to be generated. Planning sheet has space for 5 sense descriptions, VCOP elements and purpose, audience and genre notes to help meet the new 2014 curriculum. Starter activity plus 2 widths of line guides/writing sheets included plus optional paragraph planning sheet, custom art sheet and self-assessment plenary activity mean that this lesson's length is flexible and could easily last for 2 hours if you wanted it to and comes with 3 different options in the teachers' notes for delivery over 1,2 or 3 lessons. Lesson is aimed at KS2 but can be used for more able KS1, or KS3 as it is differentiated by outcome. All images licensed under creative commons C.O
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Space Story Prompts - Creative Writing Prompts Using All 5 Senses.

Space Story Prompts - Creative Writing Prompts Using All 5 Senses.

Are your students studying about space, planets or the moon? These creative writing prompts ask the students to look at each picture and use their 5 senses to describe the image. What can they see, touch, smell, taste, hear and feel in each picture? They then use these notes to write a fuller, more detailed description of the picture. This is a great way to prepare for the KS1 SATs tests and the KS2 SATs tests while still having a lot of fun! You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different space locations and space craft being shown in each of the photos. You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting, eye-catching set of story prompts. The students could also take five of the laminated photos and create them into a story . The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.
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KS2 Space Activities and Resources: Mega Pack up to 30 Lessons plus extras

KS2 Space Activities and Resources: Mega Pack up to 30 Lessons plus extras

This pack can provide up to 30 lessons if you wish. With this bundle you will never be short of Space related learning for your class. Designed to save you time and provide your class with engaging and memorable learning activities. Contains: - 3 x complete space themed creative writing lessons that can each be completed over 3 lessons! - A complete 7 lesson Space Art and DT unit containing original, engaging and easy to teach lessons: MTP included. - A 14 worksheet Space activity pack containing fun, educational, cross-curricula activities. - Display lettering and title sheets for your class wall - A word document of links to 14 wonderful space related web resources to save you time. Designed for KS2 (Year 5) but there’s no reason why it couldn’t be used for Y2 or KS3. All images sourced from openclipart.org or owned by tftf.
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KS2 Art and DT 7 Lesson Unit with Cross-Curricular Elements Highly Creative, Original and Fun

KS2 Art and DT 7 Lesson Unit with Cross-Curricular Elements Highly Creative, Original and Fun

7 lesson unit including an editable MTP plus 7 separate lesson packs. Everything you need for a half term's worth of engaging and original art and DT is here, matching perfectly with any Space or planet Earth topic and the 2014 curriculum. We have endeavoured to use: new, unconventional, creative and modern ideas that will really engage children, but also use familiar materials for teachers that are common to all schools or easy to obtain. Children will build, discuss, design, plan, create and evaluate throughout, as they construct 3D models and 2D art including the unit's culmination: a study of the Earth's structure leading onto a lesson full of experimentation, creativity, challenge and purpose. Every lesson has cross-curricula elements including: reading comprehension, writing, geography and science plus a reflective self-evaluation sheet. This whole unit is easy to teach, rewarding and will provide many items that children will treasure for a long time. Adaptable for KS1
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19 Photos Of   Space Explorers

19 Photos Of Space Explorers

You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different materials being shown in each of the photos. You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting, eye-catching display about space exploration. The students could also take the laminated photos and create an exciting story about exploring space using these as visual prompts. The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.
peterfogarty
16 Photos of The Antarctic or Southern Ocean+31 Different Teaching Activities To Try With Your Class

16 Photos of The Antarctic or Southern Ocean+31 Different Teaching Activities To Try With Your Class

You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different locations being shown in each of photos. I have included a presentation showing you 31 different teaching activities you could use these photo flashcards for in the classroom. They are a lot of fun and easy to prepare. You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting, eye-catching display about the Southern Ocean (Also known as the Antarctic Ocean). The students could also take the laminated photos and sort them into different types of animals. The students can then discuss what they think it would be like to live there. The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.
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30 Photos Of Journeys + Creative Writing Visual Story Prompts + 31 Other Teaching Tasks For Class

30 Photos Of Journeys + Creative Writing Visual Story Prompts + 31 Other Teaching Tasks For Class

You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different ways of travelling and places being shown in each of the photos. This pack contains 30 photos of different journeys people are taking, and also a set of creative writing worksheets. In addition, I have also included my teacher guide on how to use photo flashcards in 31 different, fun and exciting activities in the classroom. They are simple to organise and great to play. You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting, eye-catching set of story prompts. The students could also take five of the laminated photos and create them into a story . The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.
peterfogarty
Visual Story Prompts For Futuristic Explorers - Creative Writing Prompts Using All 5 Senses.

Visual Story Prompts For Futuristic Explorers - Creative Writing Prompts Using All 5 Senses.

Are your students studying about exploring other planets, space or science fiction? These creative writing prompts ask the students to look at each picture and use their 5 senses to describe the image. What can they see, touch, smell, taste, hear and feel in each picture? They then use these notes to write a fuller, more detailed description of the picture. This is a great way to prepare for the KS1 SATs tests and the KS2 SATs tests while still having a lot of fun! You could look at it directly as a presentation and discuss the different locations being shown in each of the photos. You could print off and laminate the photos to make an interesting, eye-catching set of story prompts. The students could also take five of the laminated photos and create them into a story . The photos could also be used as prompts for creative writing, factual writing or descriptive writing.
peterfogarty
Computer Game Making and Coding using RPG Maker VX Ace- Programming and Debugging

Computer Game Making and Coding using RPG Maker VX Ace- Programming and Debugging

We all know that children like computer games but instead of just being passive consumers how about making them producers? This sequence of lesson plans has a portfolio for the pupils to complete and has links to the RPG Maker Guide which will allow your children to make higher level games and practice their coding using the Ruby language. I have also included some ideas for cross-curricular links which can turn this into a creative curriculum topic. There are links to many videos and guides which can help supplement your lesson plans.
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Name the Monument Quiz

Name the Monument Quiz

A PowerPoint I made as part of a quiz based on Famous World Monuments. Each monument has a number of clues - students earn more teams points for using fewer clues.
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