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Art - Myth - Classic - Major Artists Who Painted Myths - 236 slides

Art - Myth - Classic - Major Artists Who Painted Myths - 236 slides

What I wanted to do for this myth project, and my prior literature and art project, was to immerse myself in my favorite subjects from when I was in college. So I did a lot of research and then collected image after image online to obtain the very best art for the myths. This took me back to my course work in ancient history, the classics, literature, and art history. Weeks went by while I was so immersed. I did not watch a single video in all that time and only fleetingly read the Times online. My hope was to replace the second rate art one often sees with our cherished myths. No one could call this art second rate. It was a glorious immersion. Major artists and myths were used throughout. Below I listed what a quick perusal indicated was in the program. Your Preview has many of the actual slides. It is the best way of discerning the product's quality. The following are included plus much more: Mythological figures: Adonis, Arthur, Athena, Andromeda, Apollo, Ariadne, Arachna, Cassandra, Circe, Cupid, Cyclops, Danae, Daphne, Dragon Slayer George, Europa, Flora, Gannymede, Godiva, Graces, Hero, Hermes, Icarus, Iris, Isolde, Joan of Arc, Lamia, Leda, Knights of the Round Table, Medea, Medusa, Minotaur, Morpheus, Narcissus, Orpheus, Odysseus, Oedipus, Pan, Pandora, Pegasus, Penelope, Prosperine, Pygmalion, Perseus, Poseidon, Psyche, Rosamond, Salome, Theseus, Tristram, Vampire (Mormo), Venus, etc., Artists: Artemisia, Bernini, Botticelli, Edward Burne-Jones, Caravaggio, Marc Chagall, Salvador Dali, Eugene Delacroix, Arthur Hughes, Gustav Klimt, Leighton, Leonardo, Edouard Manet, John Millais, Moreau, Morris, Munch, Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Raphael, Rembrandt, Redon, Peter Paul Rubens, Sandys, Singer Sargent, Stanhope, Titian, Mikhail Vrubel, John William Waterhouse, etc.,
carolirvin
Bertram Bile: The Upside Down Man (Book 4)

Bertram Bile: The Upside Down Man (Book 4)

A short story set along the River Thames, for students aged 8 and above. There is a new story available each day, and each story is available to download for free for the first five days (Repeats every 90 days). Ebook (http://amzn.to/2rbQeSj), and print versions available in regular text and giant print text. Each short story can be read alone, or as part of the series. Can be tied in with a free Skype in the Classroom session for World Book Day and World Read Aloud Day, or to invite an author into your classroom (https://education.microsoft.com/Story/SkypeLesson/?token=BBGDV) "What could possibly go wrong on a school field trip with your favourite geography teacher? Welcome to the weird and wonderful world of Bertram Bile and best friend Molly. This episode is based on the Viking god Odin and his wife Freya. It takes place at Grid Reference ST980994 #Bertram&Molly
sarah277
Collection of Wizardry & Witchcraft Games and Puzzles Y7 - Y9

Collection of Wizardry & Witchcraft Games and Puzzles Y7 - Y9

Great fun activities to use as starters, extension activities or just a bit of fun to brighten the day. 1. A Word Search: This resource contains a Word Search to help introduce vocabulary associated with Wizardry & Witchcraft. 2. A Digital Crossword: This resource contains a crossword to help consolidate terms associated with Wizardry & Witchcraft. These two activities will work well on an individual or pairs basis through computers or in paper-based format or using a SMAR board for a whole group activity. All materials allow for differentiated learning and include the following: printable word search & crossword .pdf & .docx format interactive quizzes timed and non-timed (run index file in a *browser) Set of answers *(Please note that Safari and Microsoft Edge could not display interactive quizzes when tested) 3. Spot the Difference Games: Two Spot the Differences Games Original image on left, click on the opposite image to identify differences. No time limit. Great activity for improving proof reading skills. Spot the difference resources are available in the following formats: swf, pds & html Note: Ensure once downloads are unzipped that you keep ALL files in its folder and run one of the formats above. For html format pls run Index file or drag into URL bar in your browser. Seems to work best in Firefox, IE, Microsoft Edge or Safari. Please be so kind as to review this resource once you have used it with your learners. This helps me to make any necessary improvements for its future use; please provide constructive feedback. If you require any adjustments to the resource(s) please contact me and I will endeavour to meet your needs wherever possible. Many thanks.
Kazg1
Chinese New Year 2018 Presentation

Chinese New Year 2018 Presentation

This resource contains a PowerPoint slideshow on the Chinese New Year and the legends of how the Chinese calendar came to be. These slides are taken from the following, more detailed, presentation. Chinese New Year Lesson / Assembly Presentation - 80 Slides This is a fully editable, highly interactive and informative 80-slide assembly PowerPoint on the Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) which lasts for 15 days culminating in the Lantern Festival. The PowerPoint contains hyperlinks to animated legends of how the Chinese came to have their calendar, New Year's Eve street firework displays, the Lion and Dragon Dance and the Festival of Lanterns. The PowerPoint covers: - the legends - the zodiac - decorations - the fireworks - customs - symbols - preparations - red envelopes - New Year's Eve - New Year's Day - Street Celebrations - The Lion and Dragon Dance - The Lantern Festival This resource will contribute to the pupils' spiritual, moral, social and cultural learning (SMSC) and will help to actively promote the British Values of mutual respect and tolerance of those with different faiths and beliefs. Other Chinese New Year Resources Chinese New Year Interactive PowerPoint Quiz Coordinates in The First Quadrant Worksheets Chinese New Year Battleships Team Coordinates Interactive PowerPoint Game Chinese New Year Activity Pack - Word Searches, Crossword, Anagrams, Chinese Riddles, Word Making Chinese New Year Information Sheets and Comprehensions Thinking of publishing your own resources? Check out this step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide
Krazikas
Māori Myths and Legends – How Māui Found his Mother

Māori Myths and Legends – How Māui Found his Mother

These are fun and engaging activity sheets for the story ‘How Māui Found his Mother. Plenty of activities to pick-and-choose from. Simply print and you’re ready to go! A great addition to a unit study on Māori Myths and Legends. Designed for New Zealand classrooms. Most of the activity sheets can be used with any retelling of this story. There are a few activities that were made using the story written by Peter Gossage. These activities are marked with an asterisk (*). Activities: ♦ Cloze – fill in the missing words * ♦ Word search * ♦ Order events in the story * ♦ Drama – Freeze frame cards * ♦ Music – Sound effect cards * ♦ Storyboard – with words * ♦ Storyboard – without words ♦ Write a poem (noun, adjectives, verbs, thought, synonym) ♦ Acrostic poem ♦ 5 senses – what a character may see, hear, smell, etc ♦ Thought bubbles - what a character may be thinking ♦ Story outline – problem, response, action, outcome ♦ Trifold – beginning, middle, end (paper foldable) ♦ Vocabulary word match – cut and paste ♦ Newspaper article – write and draw ♦ Graph – tally chart and block graph ♦ Bookmark ♦ Character traits ♦ Wall ball – write and draw ♦ Diorama – write and draw (paper foldable) ♦ Art – decorate the topknot in the same style as the illustrator ♦ Pattern art - topknot ♦ Book cover – design a new one ♦ Book dust jacket ♦ Story review ♦ Flap booklet - write and/or draw. With and without headings. ♦ Holiday suitcases – needs and wants ♦ Postage stamp design ♦ Award design ♦ T-shirt design ♦ Flip-flap booklet – (paper foldable) ♦ Postcard ♦ Comic strip ♦ Reporter questions ♦ Email writing ♦ Letter writing – to the author ♦ Letter writing – to Māui ♦ Selfie photo drawing ♦ Text writing ♦ Gift giving – think and write ♦ Art – draw a picture in the topknot and write about it ♦ Is / Can / Has - brainstorm ♦ Binoculars – draw and write ♦ I-pad – draw picture ♦ Party plan ♦ Bedroom plan ♦ 30 second talks – oral language activity ♦ Bingo board templates ♦ Graphic organiser – mothers ♦ Graphic organiser – research facts about kereru ♦ List writing – things your mother/father have taught you ♦ Reading challenge Answer sheets are provided for the word search, cloze, and ordering events activities. Designed on A4 size paper. The word search is also included in my Maori Myths and Legends Word Search resource. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Māori Myths and Legends – How Māui Found the Secret of Fire

Māori Myths and Legends – How Māui Found the Secret of Fire

These are fun and engaging activity sheets for the story ‘How Māui Found the Secret of Fire. Plenty of activities to pick-and-choose from. Simply print and you’re ready to go! A great addition to a unit study on Māori Myths and Legends. Designed for New Zealand classrooms. Most of the activity sheets can be used with any retelling of this story. There are a few activities that were made using the story written by Peter Gossage. These activities are marked with an asterisk (*). Activities: ♦ Cloze – fill in the missing words * ♦ Word search * ♦ Order events in the story * ♦ Drama – Freeze frame cards * ♦ Music – Sound effect cards * ♦ Storyboard – with words * ♦ Storyboard – without words ♦ Write a poem (noun, adjectives, verbs, thought, synonym) ♦ Acrostic poem ♦ 5 senses – what a character may see, hear, smell, etc ♦ Thought bubbles - what a character may be thinking ♦ Story outline – problem, response, action, outcome ♦ Trifold – beginning, middle, end (paper foldable) ♦ Write and illustrate a new excuse ♦ Newspaper article – write and draw ♦ Graph – tally chart and block graph ♦ Bookmark ♦ Character traits ♦ Wall ball – write and draw ♦ Diorama – write and draw (paper foldable) ♦ Art – decorate the hand in the same style as the illustrator ♦ Pattern art - hand ♦ Book cover – design a new one ♦ Book dust jacket ♦ Story review ♦ Flap booklet - write and/or draw. With and without headings. ♦ Holiday suitcases – needs and wants ♦ Postage stamp design ♦ Award design ♦ T-shirt design ♦ Flip-flap booklet – (paper foldable) ♦ Postcard ♦ Comic strip ♦ Reporter questions ♦ Email writing ♦ Letter writing – to the author ♦ Letter writing – apology letter to Mahuika ♦ Selfie photo drawing ♦ Text writing ♦ Gift giving – think and write ♦ Word work – adjectives and verbs about fire ♦ Is / Can / Has - brainstorm ♦ Binoculars – draw and write ♦ I-pad – draw picture ♦ Party plan ♦ Bedroom plan ♦ 30 second talks – oral language activity ♦ Bingo board templates ♦ Graphic organiser – fire safety ♦ Poster design – fire safety ♦ Reading challenge Answer sheets are provided for the word search, cloze, and ordering events activities. Designed on A4 size paper. The word search is also included in my Maori Myths and Legends Word Search resource. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Māori Myths and Legends - How the Kiwi Lost its Wings

Māori Myths and Legends - How the Kiwi Lost its Wings

This is a fun activity for your students that you can use after reading the story: How the Kiwi Lost its Wings. This activity is suitable for any retelling of the story. Colour the kiwi, write/draw in the body templates and staple them together. Lift the flap to view. Activities: ♦ Give the story a rating out of 5 (colour the stars) and give a reason. ♦ This story is about … (write on the lines). ♦ Facts about kiwis (write on the lines). ♦ Cinquain Poem (write on the lines, example included). ♦ Acrostic Poem (KIWI) ♦ Blank body template – make up your own activity. You can use as many of the activities as you wish (this will determine the number of ‘flaps’). The only activity that is not optional is the story rating because that is on the kiwi’s body. Two Options: ♦ Kiwi – cut the bird out and staple the flaps to it. ♦ Kiwi on page with border, tree branches and the story title. The kiwi is not cut out. Staple the flaps to it. Alternative - Plain Kiwi Template: This kiwi template is also available without the activities for the story (available for purchase in my store: 'New Zealand Kiwi Craft - Flip Flap') ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Māori Myths and Legends - Fantail Craft

Māori Myths and Legends - Fantail Craft

The fantail (pīwakawaka) features in many Māori myths and legends. This craft activity can be used for any of the stories (or alternatively, for a study on New Zealand birds). Students write or draw on the tail fan and then attach it to the bird. You can add as many tail fans as you wish. Two Options: ♦ Attach the tail fan(s) to a bird that has been cut out. ♦ Attach the tail fan(s) to a bird that is on a sheet of paper (you will probably need a long-armed stapler for this option). Two Sets of Templates: ♦ Fantail facing right. ♦ Fantail facing left. Writing / Drawing Suggestions: ♦ Write facts about fantails. ♦ Draw your favourite part of the story. ♦ Give the story a rating out of 10 and give a reason. ♦ Write about the story (plot, setting, characters, message, etc). ♦ Draw a fantail and add labels. ♦ Write about where you’d like to fly to if you were a fantail. ♦ Write vocabulary from the story (English / Te Reo). The tail fans are completely blank (no lines for writing). If you would like lines, then I suggest you draw some before photocopying. Designed on A4 size paper. Approximate size when cut out is 23cm by 16cm. The Templates (right and left facing): ♦ Bird with page border, tree branches and the word ‘pīwakawaka’. ♦ Bird. ♦ 1x feather tail fan and 1x blank tail fan. ♦ 2 x feather tail fans. ♦ 2 x blank tail fans. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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New Zealand Kiwi Craft – Flip Flap

New Zealand Kiwi Craft – Flip Flap

A fun kiwi bird template that can be used for a wide variety of learning activities. Write or draw whatever you wish on the body ‘flaps’. Add as many flaps as you’d like. Two Options: ♦ Kiwi – on paper with a border. Staple the flaps to the body. Less cutting so this option may suit younger students. ♦ Kiwi – cut out and staple the flaps to the body. Two Orientations: ♦ Kiwi facing right. ♦ Kiwi facing left. Two Options for Stapling: ♦ At the neck – turn the pages sideways. ♦ At the top – lift the pages up. Included: ♦ Kiwi – with page border, tree branches and the word ‘Kiwi’. ♦ Kiwi - body (for cutting out). ♦ 1x feathered body piece and 1 x blank body piece. ♦ 2x feathered body pieces. ♦ 2x blank body pieces. ♦ 2x lined body pieces. Some Examples of Use: ♦ Reading response activity (eg Māori myths and legends). ♦ Facts about kiwis / New Zealand / New Zealanders. ♦ Poetry. ♦ Art – make a background and glue the kiwi onto it. ♦ Conservation topics. Made on A4 size paper. Approximate size when cut out: 27cm x 17cm. A fairly basic shape to cut out. The only tricky part is cutting around the whiskers. I highly recommend just cutting them off. Please note that this resource is similar to a kiwi template that I have for the story How the Kiwi Lost its Wings. Head to my store to view. ********************************************************************** © Suzanne Welch Teaching Resources
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Medieval Knights Wordsearch Sheet Keywords KS3 Settler Starter Cover Lesson History

Medieval Knights Wordsearch Sheet Keywords KS3 Settler Starter Cover Lesson History

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Medieval Knights'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
The Dark Origins Of Valentine's Day - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

The Dark Origins Of Valentine's Day - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for intermediate to advanced ESL learners or native English speakers. Students are introduced to the history behind Saint Valentine's day from the ancient Roman rituals of Lupercalia to modern day St Valentine's traditions. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False and a word search exercise. The vocabulary used in the text can also be used for IGSCE or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht