Primary colour and pattern resources

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Kente Pattern Flipchart

Kente Pattern Flipchart

Flipchart (ActivInspire) all about Kente patterns, including examples of real Kente as well as a page of kente patterns relevant to the children. The children can then make some of their own meaningful kente patterns!

By littlelearnersmail

Easter Egg Decorating Felt Board Set Digital Pattern

Easter Egg Decorating Felt Board Set Digital Pattern

This is creative way to enjoy Easter eggs. This felt set is easy to make. No sewing at all. This is a simple idea which provides an open ended opportunity for play and creativity and which can lead to discussions about colours and patterns and how many, and what shape and lots of vocabulary development. Children can decorate together – having to share and cooperate with finite resources or work on their own eggs. Each egg is 19.5cm tall (7.5 inches) and 15cm wide (5.75 inches). This Pattern includes: A complete list of felt and supplies required Full sized patterns – just print and use – no need to enlarge, reduce, trace or duplicate Detailed step-by-step instructions A song card template containing the words to the song ready to print, laminate and use.

By FeltBoardMagic

Balloons for a Party Felt Board Set Digital Pattern

Balloons for a Party Felt Board Set Digital Pattern

Discover colours and expand vocabulary with this birthday balloon felt board set. This felt set is easy to make. No sewing at all. Just cut the felt and assemble. Each balloon is 14cm tall (5.5 inches) and 11.4cm (3.5 inches) wide. Here are balloons for a party Because it’s my birthday today. I have balloons for all of my friends Who are coming over to play. Here is a pretty blue balloon, As blue as the summer skies. And here is a bright red balloon, The best that you can buy! Here is a gorgeous yellow balloon, As yellow as bright sunshine. And here is a beautiful purple balloon, Like purple grapes from a vine. Here is a lovely orange balloon, Like oranges from the store. And here is a fine white balloon, And now there are no more! This Pattern includes: A complete list of felt and supplies required Full sized patterns – just print and use – no need to enlarge, reduce, trace or duplicate Detailed step-by-step instructions A song card template containing the words to the song ready to print, laminate and use.

By FeltBoardMagic

Al and Etta Jelly Bean Song Felt Board Set Digital Pattern

Al and Etta Jelly Bean Song Felt Board Set Digital Pattern

This is a great Easter felt set for singing about colours and expanding vocabulary. This felt set is easy to make. No sewing at all. Al and Etta are two little bunnies who really want to help deliver Easter eggs. But first they need to be able to collect a basket full of jelly beans to show that they can be trusted to deliver the Easter eggs. Tune: Allouette Al and Etta, they went out to get a Basket full of jolly jelly beans. Jolly jelly beans of [green] Now you know just what I mean Beans of [green] Beans of [green] Whoa! Red—That’s Exactly what I said Pink—That’s exactly what I think Blue—one for me and one for you Black—I keep them in a great big sack White—I like to eat my beans at night Yellow—that’s a helpful bunny fellow Each rabbit is 13cm tall (5.25 inches). The jelly beans are 3.5cm long (1.5 inches ) The basket is 22cm (8.5 inches) tall 18cm (7.25 inches) wide. This Pattern includes: A complete list of felt and supplies required Full sized patterns – just print and use – no need to enlarge, reduce, trace or duplicate Detailed step-by-step instructions A song card template containing the words to the song ready to print, laminate and use.

By FeltBoardMagic

How to make a Sensory Bottle

How to make a Sensory Bottle

VIDEO BELOW An easy and quick guide to making a sensory bottle. These are wonderful for calming and relaxing children and babies, as well as for sensory stimulation for children with SEN.

By littlelearnersmail

Pixel Art in Microsoft Excel - Back to School Art

Pixel Art in Microsoft Excel - Back to School Art

Need a fun way to introduce Microsoft Excel to upper elementary or middle school students? This great lesson incorporates back to school themed art as students learn the basics of Microsoft Excel. First, they'll create a quick pixel art from a given example and then they'll create their own! These are also fun lessons to use if you just need something for a one day lesson. Perfect for the beginning of the school year too. Contained in this Download: 1. Teacher & Student Resources 2. Introduction to Excel Pixel Art Lesson (Excel Project) with tutorial 3. Legends and Sample Pictures for 8 Additional Pictures 4. Full Excel (2016) editable files for all art with legends I've used this with 7th and 8th graders who used their free time to create even more art! I hope your students have as much fun as mine did learning Excel!

By innovationsintechnology

Autumn Leaves Mosaics Templates & Instructions

Autumn Leaves Mosaics Templates & Instructions

Make your empty Kleenex boxes into a pretty craft! Instructions, tips, four small templates and four large templates are included here. This is a fun way to re-use thin coloured cardboard from common household packaging! Larger cardboard mosaics can be completed by younger children, and smaller ones by older children, teens or adults. Use your completed mosaic to decorate the cover of a notebook, make a card, as a wall hanging, or give it as a gift! Cardboard Mosaics and other similar crafts (such as cut and paste puzzles) are excellent tools for developing fine motor skills. This in turn can improve a student’s performance in other areas such as playing a musical instrument, writing neatly, attention to detail, patience, and the ability to concentrate for longer periods of time. Go slowly and be generous with your praise – fine work takes practise and perseverance!

By canadianwinter

Snowflakes Mosaics Templates & Instructions

Snowflakes Mosaics Templates & Instructions

Make your empty Kleenex boxes into a pretty craft! Instructions, tips, four small templates and four large templates are included here. This is a fun way to re-use thin coloured cardboard from common household packaging! Larger cardboard mosaics can be completed by younger children, and smaller ones by older children, teens or adults. Use your completed mosaic to decorate the cover of a notebook, make a card (smaller templates are located on the lower half of a page for easy folding), as a wall hanging, or give it as a gift! Cardboard Mosaics and other similar crafts (such as cut and paste puzzles) are excellent tools for developing fine motor skills. This in turn can improve a student’s performance in other areas such as playing a musical instrument, writing neatly, attention to detail, patience, and the ability to concentrate for longer periods of time. Go slowly and be generous with your praise – fine work takes practise and perseverance!

By canadianwinter

Hearts Mosaics Templates & Instructions

Hearts Mosaics Templates & Instructions

Make your empty Kleenex boxes into a pretty craft! Instructions, tips, four small templates and four large templates are included here. This is a fun way to re-use thin coloured cardboard from common household packaging! Larger cardboard mosaics can be completed by younger children, and smaller ones by older children, teens or adults. Use your completed mosaic to decorate the cover of a notebook, make a card, as a wall hanging, or give it as a gift! Cardboard Mosaics and other similar crafts (such as cut and paste puzzles) are excellent tools for developing fine motor skills. This in turn can improve a student’s performance in other areas such as playing a musical instrument, writing neatly, attention to detail, patience, and the ability to concentrate for longer periods of time. Go slowly and be generous with your praise – fine work takes practise and perseverance!

By canadianwinter

PIZZA SNACK

PIZZA SNACK

A fun colour, cut and paste pizza activity. get your pupils to create their own pizza. Buon appetito!

By butterflo1

End of term activity - Zentangling

End of term activity - Zentangling

Calming, relaxing activity suitable for end of term or during induction. Activity contains a PowerPoint, images, letters of the alphabet and tutor instructions. Suitable for use with children to adult age learners.

By crazyaboutteaching