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Holocaust Memorial Day Postcard Project

Holocaust Memorial Day Postcard Project

These materials will help you to take part in the national postcard writing project for Holocaust Memorial Day 2018. This can be delivered as a lesson or be provided as a self-led activity at an event to mark Holocaust Memorial Day. You can order your postcards at www.hmd.org.uk/postcards.
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Holocaust Memorial Day Lesson Plan KS2

Holocaust Memorial Day Lesson Plan KS2

This is a flexible lesson plan aimed at Key Stage 2 learners (age 7-11), with different elements for you to choose from and deliver together as one lesson, or revisit over two sessions. This lesson plan works alongside a PowerPoint presentation. This lesson allows students to practice reading, writing and comprehension, as well as being introduced to the history of the Holocaust through the true story of Renie Inow, who came to the UK as a child refugee on the Kindertransport. Students can take part in a national postcard writing project by writing to Renie and receiving a message in response. This lesson is differentiated throughout for different abilities.
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Celebrating 100 years of Women in the British  Forces/ Red, White and Blue Day

Celebrating 100 years of Women in the British Forces/ Red, White and Blue Day

A powerpoint presentation to be used as a school assembly or as a class talking and listening activity. This year celebrates 100 years of women being permitted to join The British Military Forces. many schools will dress in red,w white and blue and raise money for militry charities. In this presentation we look at the history since WW1, we look at famous people, Queen Elizabeth, Dame Kelly Holmes, veteren Rose Watson and Major general Susan Ridge
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The Diary of Anne Frank Lesson Bundle!

The Diary of Anne Frank 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 Anne Frank's 'Diary of a Young Girl.' The lessons enable students to gain a comprehensive understanding of the key features of content, language, and structure, in addition to considering Anne's key messages throughout the diary. 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. The Context of the Holocaust; - 2. The Secret Annex; - 3. Anne's Use of Language; - 4. The Inhabitants of the Annex. 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
The Diary of Anne Frank Big Bundle!

The Diary of Anne Frank Big Bundle!

THIS BUNDLE CONTAINS ALL OF THE ANNE FRANK LESSONS, IN ADDITION TO THE COMPREHENSION BOOKLET! This engaging, varied, and informative scheme of learning is designed to help students gain understanding, assessment skills, and key interpretations of Anne Frank's 'Diary of a Young Girl.' 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 text, understanding the writer's ideas within the text, identifying the traits of key people and relationships, settings, and themes,understanding language devices, and relating the text to its social and historical context. 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
'Class win or fail' revision game. Template suitable for everything!. Bundle of pre-made ones

'Class win or fail' revision game. Template suitable for everything!. Bundle of pre-made ones

Hi This is a creative and engaging game. There are 15 timed questions - they are linked to the main slide. The purpose - if the class get 12 or more correct, then win the reward. If they get less than 12, they get the punishment! Be careful - each question has a countdown timer. This is adaptable to any subject, for any age by simply over-typing the questions. This is the easiest and most engaging way to have a revision quiz! NOTE: The original file - ie the template - was created by my wife - also an author on TES under the name 'boosteration'. It is a 'TES PICKS' - please see link below https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/-class-win-or-fail-revision-game-suitable-for-everything-11062844 THIS BUNDLE: has 7 pre-prepared games for you - see the file names for the topics
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'Class win or fail' revision game. Template suitable for everything! (This one is on Western Front)

'Class win or fail' revision game. Template suitable for everything! (This one is on Western Front)

Hi This is a creative and engaging game. There are 15 timed questions - they are linked to the main slide. The purpose - if the class get 12 or more correct, then win the reward. If they get less than 12, they get the punishment! Be careful - each question has a countdown timer. This is adaptable to any subject, for any age by simply over-typing the questions. This is the easiest and most engaging way to have a revision quiz! NOTE: The original file - ie the template - was created by my wife - also an author on TES under the name 'boosteration'. It is a 'TES PICKS' - please see link below https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/-class-win-or-fail-revision-game-suitable-for-everything-11062844
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'The Piano' 2 Weeks English Lessons Plans Resources Display

'The Piano' 2 Weeks English Lessons Plans Resources Display

10 English lessons responding to and exploring the powerful video clip 'The Piano' by Aidan Gibbons (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gEAnre-s4-o) Lots of high level questioning to probe deeper into this interesting clip and opportunities for paired, individual and group work. Week 1 - Explore and respond to the story whilst developing writing skills (Talk for Writing -Imitate and Innovate). Week 2 - Children write their own version of this story using and building on the writing skills learnt in the first week (Talk for Writing - Invent). Mixture of starters covering key SPAG elements from the New Curriculum. There are resources to support the lower ability and daily challenges for the higher ability. Ability groups in plan: Green - Low ability Yellow - Mid/low ability Blue - Mid ability Red - High ability. All reviews welcome. All resources, plans, PowerPoints and display included.
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Display for 'The Piano' English unit

Display for 'The Piano' English unit

A KS2 display for an English unit studying 'The Piano' a short movie clip by Aidan Gibbons. Includes: - Title - Sentence Opener ideas - Modelled examples of creating an atmosphere - Modelled examples of expanded noun phrases - Modelled examples of relative clauses - Higher level thinking questions - Key vocabulary - Features list of this genre - Images from the movie Can be used with my two weeks of planning, resources and PowerPoints for this movie. All reviews welcome. Useful to teach alongside a WW2 topic or on its own.
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English Lessons on WW2 Recount Writing KS2

English Lessons on WW2 Recount Writing KS2

Lessons focusing on these learning objectives: L.O. I know how to use relative clauses in a recount of building a bomb shelter L.O. I know how to use subordinating conjunctions in a recount of a woman’s day in the war L.O. I know how to use brackets in a recount of escaping capture L.O. I know how to use dashes and commas in a recount of a day in a tank Daily starters focusing on: spellings, handwriting, verb prefixes and modal verbs. Engaging activities, resources and opportunities for discussion. Support for lower ability and challenges for higher ability. Detailed plan included. All reviews welcome. Could be used alongside a WW2 History unit or on its own.
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'The Piano' 5 English Lessons Invent a Similar Story

'The Piano' 5 English Lessons Invent a Similar Story

5 English lessons where children watch and rewrite their own version of the video clip 'The Piano' by Aidan Gibbons (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gEAnre-s4-o). Lots of high level questioning to probe deeper into how and why we use writing techniques and opportunities for paired, individual and group work. The week takes the children through writing the opening, middle and end of their memory story, then editing and publishing it. Starters include: spellings, adding description, handwriting, editing punctuation and improving words. Lessons focus on types of sentence openers, how to start a story, building suspense, writing effective phrases to show change, peer assessment and editing skills. Ability groups in plan: Green - Low ability Yellow - Mid/low ability Blue - Mid ability Red - High ability. All reviews welcome. All resources, plan and PowerPoint included.
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'The Piano' 5 English Lessons

'The Piano' 5 English Lessons

5 English lessons responding to and exploring the powerful video clip 'The Piano' by Aidan Gibbons (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gEAnre-s4-o) Lots of high level questioning to probe deeper into this interesting clip and opportunities for paired, individual and group work. Lesson 1 - Write a review of the clip responding to an email sent to the class. Lesson 2 - How to write about playing an instrument on your own - description and atmosphere. Lesson 3 - How to write about memories in stories, building suspense. Lesson 4 - Showing change in story characters. Lesson 5 - Planning your own memory story. Starters include: spellings, synonyms, identifying verbs and adverbs, relative clauses and handwriting. There are writing frames to support the lower ability and daily challenges for the higher ability. Ability groups in plan: Green - Low ability Yellow - Mid/low ability Blue - Mid ability Red - High ability. All reviews welcome. All resources, plan and PowerPoint included.
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