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Speech Sound Posters for Literacy Learning - Let's Face Phonics

Speech Sound Posters for Literacy Learning - Let's Face Phonics

These speech sound posters were created to help your students connect sound production to literacy learning. Each poster contains mouth images that show students how to get ready to produce the sound of each letter of the alphabet. I included my own version of child-friendly labels for students to remember the sounds by. In some cases, two images are used to show that the sound is made by a combination of already existing letter sounds e.g. 'x' uses the mouth images of 'k' and's'. Also included in this set are sound posters for sh, th, ch and ng. I also have keyword charts that show examples of words which bear the particular sound. I plan to use these in my kindergarten class to help my students with the learning of the basic English phonemes.
nicadez
Year 2 Christmas Story Comprehension Pack

Year 2 Christmas Story Comprehension Pack

A collection of comprehension booklets for year 2 retelling the Christmas story. Each booklet tells a different part of the story and comes in 3 differentiated levels. They are all based on the reading SATs paper, containing a similar style of questions. They are also laid out in the same way as a SATs booklet to provide the children with greater experience. The story is split into the following sections: Angel Gabriel visits Mary The birth of Jesus The shepherds visit baby Jesus The Wise Men visit baby Jesus
blossomingminds
Homework Spelling lists and activities for mixed Year 4 / 5 class

Homework Spelling lists and activities for mixed Year 4 / 5 class

These are weekly 15-word spelling lists and LSCWC practice based on the Regular Spelling and Common Exception spellings for both year 4 and year 5. I have a mixed class this year so I have devised separate lists for the two year groups. Each worksheet contains a list of the weekly spellings alongside a table where the children practise the words 4 times using Look-Say-Cover-Write-Check. I usually let the children start off on a Monday morning, then take the sheet home to practise for a test on Friday. There is 5 week's work included, alongside templates to make further lists of your own and displays of the weekly spellings for your literacy board.
snugboro23
The 'tch' PowerPoint

The 'tch' PowerPoint

This PowerPoint presentation is designed to support teaching and learning the 'tch' consonant trigraph. It contains... ♦ Sound and picture slides. ♦ Decodable 'real word' slides (colour-coded and black). ♦ Decodable 'alien word' slides (colour-coded and black). ♦ Animated, decodable 'root word' slides. ♦ A slide showing three levels of decodable words containing the 'tch' grapheme. ♦ A set of spelling pictures with a link to the words. ♦ Three 'silly sentences' containing lots of 'tch' words. ♦ A 'How many words can you make...?' silde. ♦ An interactive 'Which spelling is correct...?' quiz. Words are displayed in a pre-cursive font similar to that used in the Year 1 Phonics Check. The file is in .pps format and will work in PowerPoint from 2003 onwards. If you're not sure if it will work on your system, please download our free a-e (split digraph) sample to check.
First School Years
Quiz - 10 Common Writing Errors - Powerpoint Presentation

Quiz - 10 Common Writing Errors - Powerpoint Presentation

This is an editable resource in the form of a power point presentation that covers 10 of the most common writing errors. It can be used in classes to test learners knowledge in group settings. The explanations are contained in the notes area. This will be useful for discussion. 1. There, Their, They’re 2. To, Two, Too 3. Accept vs Except 4. Your vs. You’re 5. A lot vs alot vs allot 6. Lose vs Loose 7. Its vs It’s 8. No vs know 9. Threw vs through 10. Correct use of semi-colon (;)
biowriterab
10 Common Writing Errors - Task Cards, Grammatical Rules, Correct Usage and Challenge

10 Common Writing Errors - Task Cards, Grammatical Rules, Correct Usage and Challenge

This resource contains rules, examples, and short challenges for commonly confused words and grammatical errors. It covers the following: 1. There, Their, They’re 2. To, Two, Too 3. Accept vs Except 4. Your vs. You’re 5. A lot vs alot vs allot 6. Lose vs Loose 7. Its vs It’s 8. No vs know 9. Threw vs through 10. Correct use of semi-colon (;) This resource contains 10 rules and example cards that can be used in the following ways: 1. As a revision e-book for anyone that needs a quick refresh on the most common writing errors. 2. As a group or pair activity for learners to practice and test each other in various ways. Instructions / Ideas for Group Activities Activity 1 – Group or pair competition 1. Print out the rules that you would like your learners to work on. (Laminate to keep them fresh, if you want). 2. Hand out 1 card to each pair or group. Have them read it and complete the short challenge. (Check to see if they have it correct – an answer sheet is provided) 3. Learners then present their task to the rest of the groups to complete (on whiteboard). This can be timed. 4. Groups get 1 point for each task that is correct. 5. Groups then brainstorm ideas to remember the associated rules. 6. Points are tallied up and the winner is announced. Activity 2 – Group discussion and trouble shoot session 1. Learners select a card and read it to the group 2. They complete the task themselves first of all writing up sentence and answer on whiteboard. 3. Group members state whether they agree or not with the answer and share their thoughts 4. The correct answer is revealed by the teacher 5. Groups brainstorm ideas to remember the rules. Activity 3 – Individual work 1. Print out the resource in its entirety, or print out parts that you’d like to work on. 2. Learners complete by themselves, and then check their answers in pairs. 3. Answers revealed by teacher and corrected if necessary. Activity 4 – As a Warm up Activity 1. Select one card at the beginning of the session 2. Group discuss and agree the answer for the task. 3. In pairs or individually think up more tasks to challenge the rest of the group.
biowriterab
Fantastic Mr Fox Lesson Bundle!

Fantastic Mr Fox Lesson Bundle!

These engaging, varied, and informative lessons have been designed to help students gain a valuable understanding of the plot, characters, language, and key messages in Roald Dahl's 'Fantastic Mr Fox.' All of the resources that you need to teach are included in the bundle: Whole lesson step-by-step PowerPoint presentations, informative and engaging , worksheets, activities, and lesson plans. Contained in the bundle are lessons based on: - 1. Boggis, Bunce and Bean; - 2. The Very Clever Mr Fox; - 3. The Structure of the Story; Stimulating, visual, and easily adaptable, these lessons provide suggested learning objectives and outcomes for students of a wide-range of abilities - The vast majority of tasks are differentiated to allow for different abilities and needs in your classroom. Each lesson loosely follows this logical learning journey to ensure that students learn in bite-size steps: - Engaging - Defining/ Understanding - Identifying/Remembering - Analysing/ Creating - Peer or self evaluating. All of the lessons are interactive, employ a variety of different teaching and learning methods and styles, and are visually-engaging.
TandLGuru
Fantastic Mr Fox Huge Bundle!

Fantastic Mr Fox Huge Bundle!

THIS BUNDLE CONTAINS ALL OF THE FANTASTIC MR FOX LESSONS, IN ADDITION TO THE COMPREHENSION BOOKLET AND THE POINTLESS GAME! This engaging, varied, and informative scheme of learning is designed to help students gain understanding, assessment skills, and key interpretations of Roald Dahl's 'Fantastic Mr Fox.' Made up of a wide-range of interesting and exciting lessons, students should complete this scheme having gathered vital skills in: interpreting the significant meanings of the story, understanding the writer's ideas within the text, identifying the traits of key characters, settings, and themes, and understanding language devices. Stimulating, visual, and easily adaptable, these lessons provide suggested learning objectives and outcomes for students of a wide-range of abilities - The vast majority of tasks are differentiated to allow for different abilities and needs in your classroom. Each lesson loosely follows this logical learning journey to ensure that students learn in bite-size steps: - Engaging - Defining/ Understanding - Identifying/Remembering - Analysing/ Creating - Peer or self evaluating. All of the lessons are interactive, employ a variety of different teaching and learning methods and styles, and are visually-engaging. Resources, worksheets, and lesson plans are all provided.
TandLGuru