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Writing to Persuade: Roman Villa Advertisement (2 week cross-curricular unit of work) KS2.

Writing to Persuade: Roman Villa Advertisement (2 week cross-curricular unit of work) KS2.

Creative and fun!!! A project-based approach to learning. Full UNIT OF WORK. ***If you choose to download then please provide feedback - positive or otherwise!*** The aim of this 2 week unit of work is to improve children's use of persuasive language to write an effective advertisement. It contains: 1. A powerpoint to introduce persuasive language for Speaking & Listening opportunities 2. Planning sheets which explain the process of persuasive writing following IPEELL (see below) 3. Resource sheets: WAGOLL to teach from with comprehension sheet, persuasive language mind-map, planning process exemplar, scoring sheet and links to websites. 4. Area & Perimeter lesson plan with resources and example of work. To link with the brochure design aspect of the project. Note IPEELL is a writing scheme (Introduction, Points, Evidence, Elaboration, Links & Language) a pilot program run by CEP.
SportyK
Black History Month - Reading Comprehension Bundle

Black History Month - Reading Comprehension Bundle

This Reading Comprehension worksheets bundle is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The texts describe the origins of slavery in South America, the abolitionist and post-abolitionist movement as well as Martin Luther King's life and work. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, gap filling exercises, True or False, definitions matching exercises, word searches, classroom discussions and crosswords. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
THE FIGHT FOR EQUALITY IN THE POST–SLAVERY SOUTH - Reading Comprehension

THE FIGHT FOR EQUALITY IN THE POST–SLAVERY SOUTH - Reading Comprehension

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text gives an account of the fight against the "separate but equal" doctrine in the post-slavery S.America. After carefully reading the text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including 10 comprehension questions, 10True or False exercises and an in class discussion. This informational tect can also be used for vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
Vikings: Leif Eriksson and Erik the Red(Reader's Theater Script)

Vikings: Leif Eriksson and Erik the Red(Reader's Theater Script)

Leif Eriksson Day is October 9th. * There are different spellings for his name. Studying the Vikings? Looking for a Reader's Theater Script in Social Studies? Check out this script on the Vikings and Leif Ericsson and his father, Erik the Red. Part of my Ms. Bie Ografee Talk Show Series of plays, Leif Ericsson and his father, Eric the Red are guests on Ms. Bie Ografee's Talk Show. They share information about their lives and the Vikings. There is a Did You Know? section of fun facts, reading comprehension questions and a teacher section with lots of extension activities, links and the key. Other plays in the Ms. Bie Ografee’s Talk Show Series: The Constitution(A Visit with James Madison, “Father of the Constitution”),Dr. Seuss, A Visit with Josh Crabtree, A Tory during the American Revolutionary War, Charles Dickens, Johnny Appleseed, Albert Einstein, Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks, Bessie Coleman Sacagawea, George Washington Carver, Thomas Edison, Martin Luther King, Sequoia, Michelangelo, DaVinci, Tuskegee Airmen, Susan B. Anthony, Marco Polo, Christopher Columbus, an interview with a groundhog, an interview with a leprechaun, an interview with Simon, victim of the Black Death, An Interview with Agent 355, a female agent in the Culper Spy Ring(Revolutionary War), Interview with a 49er from the California Gold Rush , Albert Einstein, Rachel Carson, Katherine Johnson and more. I also have related resources on the Middle Age, a play on Christopher Columbus, the Black Death and Marco Polo and an internet activity(web quest) on the Age of Discovery.
gailhennessey
Why Do People Move To England?

Why Do People Move To England?

There are lots of reasons why for many centuries people have chosen to come to the England to live. These worksheets explore the different terms used to describe their reasons, it looks at a stowaways story and how the media portrays their stories.
WillsonEducation
Viking Beliefs

Viking Beliefs

The Viking Beliefs lesson covers pagan mythology, Viking conversion to Christianity, Viking deities and the four days in the week named after Viking gods. It includes a reading response activity. Aimed at KS2 Y4-6. Pages: 2 Contents: 1 information page 1 reading response quiz All photos, illustrations and text are original by the author. This is part of a complete unit on Vikings.
PrimaryTopicShop
Viking Review

Viking Review

This is part of a series that makes up a complete unit on Vikings. Aimed at KS2 Y4-6. This review of the Primary Topic Shop Viking unit includes a crossword, a review bingo activity and reference websites.
PrimaryTopicShop
Freebie: Trivial Pursuit-style trivia quiz

Freebie: Trivial Pursuit-style trivia quiz

The traditional six categories: geography, entertainment, history, arts & literature, science & nature, sports & leisure, with questions ranging from 100 points (easy) to 500 points (hard). The web-based quiz allows you to create teams and assign or deduct points based on teams' answers. A great, no-prep activity for form time!
mrmalarkey
The Vikings - Ultimate class assembly pack

The Vikings - Ultimate class assembly pack

This class assembly pack is ideal for KS2 students studying The Vikings. It will definitely enthuse learners and any audience through its use of story, theatre and pop culture references to impart historical information about Viking warfare and weaponry, gods and goddesses and about their invasion and settlement of the British Isles. The assembly pack includes: 1) Full script (30 speaking parts, cast list, props list and stage directions) 2) Karaoke style video for the finale song 3) Multiple SFX files 4) PowerPoint to accompany the drama and onstage action 5) Guidance notes Parents and children all said that this was "the best class assembly ever" when I did this with my Year 5 class earlier this year.
ClassroomSolutions
KS2 Rome Bundle

KS2 Rome Bundle

Featuring fully-interactive Millionaire Quizzes for Ancient Rome, Roman Britain, two differentiated Roman Numerals quizzes and two Roman Numerals activities, this bundle will save you time and hours of work.
GalvaniseEDU