The Weirdo Novel Study

The Weirdo Novel Study

This 56-page resource is designed to be used during Reading Workshop and is to be used with The Weirdo by Theodore Taylor. The pack has been designed in alignment with Common Core State Standards for Grade 7 Reading. About the Novel: Chip Clewt, known simply as the weirdo, lives like a hermit in the Powhatan Swamp, a National Wildlife Refuge that is at the center of a heated controversy between local hunters and environmentalists. A hunting ban on the Powhatan is about to expire. The environmentalists want to protect the wildlife; the hunters are oiling their guns. Then someone completely unexpected comes forward to spearhead the conservation effort - the weirdo. About the Resource: The pack has been designed to cover five weeks, with assigned pages for reading, comprehension tasks and language analysis. **A digital copy of the file is also available on Google Slides for students to complete online instead of printing.
erinbrasington
Color the Map of the USA

Color the Map of the USA

This printable handout includes a map of the United States to color and learn. Crayons or colored pencils are needed for this activity. No other prep needed.
tspeelman
AQA 9-1 GCSE Geography - Tropical Storms Key Vocabulary Revision Activity Sheets

AQA 9-1 GCSE Geography - Tropical Storms Key Vocabulary Revision Activity Sheets

These activity reinforces understanding of the ‘Subject Specific Vocabulary’ required for the Tropical Storms Section of the AQA Syllabus. Students match the definitions , complete a cloze activity and then produce a definitions table. An answer sheet is also included. No further preparation necessary. Editable and PDF versions included. Also included are complete A5 vocab sheets and a short slide answer ppt that can easily be added to existing presentations for easy self marking. Leave a short review and claim another single resource for free.
tosh740
AQA 9-1 GCSE Geography - Tectonic Hazards 2 : Impacts.  Vocabulary Revision Activity Sheets.

AQA 9-1 GCSE Geography - Tectonic Hazards 2 : Impacts. Vocabulary Revision Activity Sheets.

This activity reinforces understanding of the ‘Subject Specific Vocabulary’ required for the Tectonic Hazards Section of the AQA Syllabus. This second part deals with the impacts and responses section. Students match the definitions , complete a cloze activity and then produce a definitions table. An answer sheet is also included. No further preparation necessary. Editable and PDF versions included. Also included are complete A5 vocab sheet and a short slide answer ppt that can easily be added to existing presentations for easy self marking.
tosh740
WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 5- Lesson 18- TEST with DETAILED MARKSHEME AND FEEDBACK SHEET!

WJEC/ WJEC Eduqas 2016 SPEC- Theme 5- Lesson 18- TEST with DETAILED MARKSHEME AND FEEDBACK SHEET!

This is the assessment for theme 5. It contains a range of different exam questions from different exam boards which focus on different style of questions. The marksheme is very detailed and gives everything that is needed to mark the paper. It contains a feedback sheet which helps you as teachers to give concise and detailed/ targeted feedback. Any feedback on this lesson would be a great help for future lessons uploaded onto here. JPMathsandGeography
Pedley123
World Cup Football Collaborative Co-operative Learning Geography Activity

World Cup Football Collaborative Co-operative Learning Geography Activity

This is a fun collaborative and co-operative learning activity for World Cup geography skills to help children discover facts about countries, team emblems,capital cities and famous landmarks. It helps children look at physical geography and is entirely editable, to replace with whichever teams/information you wish to focus on. All pictures are from royalty free clipart. There is also an extension activity idea. It is aimed at KS1 and KS2 (it can be simplified or added to to makes it more difficult/easy). I will be using it as part of my end of term activities. The instructions are in the file.
lb1982
End of term word search

End of term word search

End of term word search Countries of the World Cryptic Word Search Geography A series of questions about various countries with the answers to be found in a word search. All answers are included. It is suitable for secondary, key stage 3 and 4. This resource is 6 pages in total. It can be printed in colour or black and white. You may also like Geography crossword To view my other resources, please visit Maths Shop Keywords: geography, fun, activity, worksheet, countries
Elsie99
Mining- West Virginia GCSE ENERGY CASE STUDY- AFL and fully scaffolded 6 marker exam Q included!

Mining- West Virginia GCSE ENERGY CASE STUDY- AFL and fully scaffolded 6 marker exam Q included!

Title- How does energy consumption affect the landscape? I had already completed the BP oil spill and traditional coal extraction when we completed this lesson. It begins with a GP activity to improve a previous exam Q and builds the Virginia case study through a short clip that I show twice and ends with a contrasting 6 marker. AFL and discussion opportunities throughout. Differentiated and SEN friendly. Thanks, please review if you download :)
sheppard2011
OIL DISASTER- BP Gulf of Mexico- BLANK homework/video lesson worksheet. GCSE Case study

OIL DISASTER- BP Gulf of Mexico- BLANK homework/video lesson worksheet. GCSE Case study

I used this as a two part video lesson that lead to an exam contrasting the impacts. This video really aided engagement with the wider oil and geopolitical issues of the energy module. The students really enjoyed the documentary as it is very engaging and I regularly targeted questions and checked worked and then allowed them to have the sheet with them during the next lesson’s exam q. Print the worksheet onto coloured paper. Thanks.
sheppard2011
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - Printable Handout with Map and Flag

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - Printable Handout with Map and Flag

Teach your students about the Dominican Republic with this printable handout of two worksheets (plus answer key). Your students will read a brief overview of the Dominican Republic (location, capital, flag), write ‘Santo Domingo’ next to the star on the map to show the capital, color the flag and map, and use the map and compass to answer 6 questions. Colored pencils or crayons and a pen or pencil are needed for this activity. No other prep needed. Interactive Notebook Activity: After your students complete the handout and the map and flag are colored, your students will cut out the map and flag and paste it into the notebook under the chosen topic. Under the map and flag, your students will write a summary in their own words of what they now know about this country. Collect handouts for all Spanish-speaking countries. Thank you so much for using my printable handouts in your classroom!
tspeelman
World Cup Bundle

World Cup Bundle

This bundle includes everything you need to teach about the topic of the World Cup and football. Perfect for covering all areas of the world from introducing the teams for a project to discussing honesty in football. Included in this pack: Presentations for each lesson, with interactive activities and links to videos. Worksheets for different lessons and accompanying activities. Lesson idea sheet with a range of lesson ideas based around the World Cup.
HollywoodR95
Spanish-Speaking Countries

Spanish-Speaking Countries

This bundle includes printable handouts for each Spanish-speaking country. For each country, your student will read a brief overview of that country (location, capital, flag), write the capital next to the star on the map, color the flag and small map of the country and surrounding areas, and use the map and compass to answer questions. Handouts for countries include: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Spain, Uruguay and Venezuela. Also included is a handout of a Spanish Pronunciation Quick Guide with 5 words and pictures in Spanish to practice. For use with Interactive Notebooks: After completing the handout for each Spanish-speaking country, your student will cut out the map and flag and paste into the notebook under the topic of Spanish-Speaking Countries. Under the map and flag, your students can write a summary in their own words of what they now know about that country. --For the Spanish Pronunciation Guide, cut out the guide and paste it into the notebook under the topic of Spanish Language. Then cut out each picture and paste it into the book and write the word in Spanish along with the correct pronunciation of each word.
tspeelman
Central America - Countries and Capitals - Printable Handout

Central America - Countries and Capitals - Printable Handout

Teach your students the countries of Central America with this printable handout (2 worksheets plus answer key). Students will read a brief overview of Central America, write the capital next to the star of each country, write NORTH AMERICA on the upper left side of the map and SOUTH AMERICA on the lower right, color the map, then answer the questions that follow. Colored pencils and a pen or pencil are needed for this activity. No other prep needed. This printable handout can be used after the handouts of each individual country of Central America are complete (Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama) or on its own. Thank you for using my printable handouts in your classroom! I hope you find them useful. Reviews are welcome and very much appreciated.
tspeelman
AQA GCSE 9-1 Geography Revision Lessons

AQA GCSE 9-1 Geography Revision Lessons

Includes 7 revision lessons. 1 for each of the topics on the AQA spec. Resources topic is focused on Water. The Landscapes lesson is Rivers and Coasts. For living world, the lessons are on rainforests and hot deserts. There is also a lesson helping students to prepare for the fieldwork element of paper 3.
sarahwoodhead
Summer Reading: Fudge-A-Mania - Printable Handouts - Reading Comprehension and Geography Combo

Summer Reading: Fudge-A-Mania - Printable Handouts - Reading Comprehension and Geography Combo

In Fudge-A-Mania by Judy Blume, Peter Hatcher’s family will be driving from Manhattan, NY to Southwest Harbor, ME for their summer vacation. On the map, your students will write ‘Manhattan’ next to the star on the map in New York to show where Peter lives, then write ‘Southwest Harbor’ next to the star on the map in Maine to show where the family will be vacationing. Then they will draw a line from Manhattan to Southwest Harbor to show the journey they will travel. On page 2, your students will use the map and compass to answer three questions: What three states will the Hatchers have to drive through to get to Maine? In what direction will the Hatchers have to drive to get from New York to Maine? Southwest Harbor is on the coast of what ocean? This geography/reading comprehension activity can be done after reading chapters 1-2 of Fudge-A-Mania. This includes two printable handouts. If you are interested in using the full packet for ‘Fudge-A-Mania’ or ‘Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing’ which include handouts for each chapter (cloze exercises, fill-in-the-blank, matching activities and crossword puzzles) for reading comprehension and vocabulary building, please visit the link to my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/tspeelman. Thank you for using this resource! Feedback is very much appreciated.
tspeelman
World Cup 2018 - Countries

World Cup 2018 - Countries

Contains a Powerpoint for introducing the topic of the World Cup. Looks at all 32 teams participating and gives some basic information about the country and the team. At the end it leads to the children choosing a team and creating a small report or project based around that team to know more about it. Provides children with the sub-headings they should use to guide them.
HollywoodR95
Northeastern Region of the United States - Printable handouts

Northeastern Region of the United States - Printable handouts

Teach your students the states of Northeast USA with this printable handout of two worksheets (plus answer key). This list includes 11 states: The states of New England: Maine (ME), New Hampshire (NH), Vermont (VT), Massachusetts (MA), Rhode Island (RI), and Connecticut (CT), and the Middle States: New York (NY), Pennsylvania (PA), New Jersey (NJ) and Delaware (DE). Your students will write the full name of each state on the map, then color the six states of New England one color and the middle states another color. Then they will use the map and compass to answer six questions. Colored pencils or crayons and a pen or pencil are needed for this activity. Thank you so much for using my resources in your classroom!
tspeelman
Kentucky - Printable handouts with map and compass

Kentucky - Printable handouts with map and compass

Teach your students about Kentucky with this printable handout of 2 worksheets (plus answer key). Your students will read a brief overview of Kentucky (location, capital, state bird, state flower, abbreviation), write ‘Frankfort’ next to the star on the map to show the capital of Kentucky, trace the northern border of Kentucky blue to show the Ohio River, color a small map of Kentucky and surrounding states, and then use the map and compass to answer 8 questions. Colored pencils or crayons and a pen or pencil are needed for this activity. United States. Ordinal and cardinal directions. Kentucky borders seven states: West Virginia to the east; Virginia to the southeast; Tennessee to the south; Missouri to the west; Illinois and Indiana to the northwest; Ohio to the north and northeast.
tspeelman
World Cup 2018 activity pack

World Cup 2018 activity pack

Six worksheets with answer sheets: Scrambled names of the 32 countries Wordsearch in the shape of a ball. Complete the puzzle, then find 6 non-participating countries. Match flags to the countries (2 worksheets) - Internet research? Putting the countries into regional groups - atlas work? World Cup quiz
PaMarn
AQA 9-1 A3 Revision Sheets Bundle: Natural Hazards.

AQA 9-1 A3 Revision Sheets Bundle: Natural Hazards.

These A3 sheets cover Section A, Natural Hazards of the AQA Geography 9-1 GCSE Course. They allow students to summarise the key information in a structured format. No further preparation required - just print off and hand out!
tosh740
ARKANSAS - Printable handouts with map

ARKANSAS - Printable handouts with map

Teach your students about Arkansas with this printable handout of 2 worksheets (plus answer key). Your students will read a brief overview of Arkansas (location, capital, state bird, state flower, abbreviation), write ‘Little Rock’ next to the star on the map to show the capital of Arkansas, trace the line of the Mississippi River blue, color a small map, and then use the map and compass to answer 7 questions. Colored pencils or crayons and a pen or pencil are needed for this activity. United States. USA.
tspeelman
MISSOURI - Printable handouts with map of Missouri and surrounding states

MISSOURI - Printable handouts with map of Missouri and surrounding states

Teach your students about Missouri with this printable handout of two worksheets (plus answer key). Your students will read a brief overview of Missouri (location, capital, state bird, state flower, abbreviation), write ‘Jefferson City’ next to the star on the map to show the capital, trace the lines of the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers blue, and color the map of Missouri and surrounding states. On page 2, they will use the map and compass to answer 8 questions. Midwestern United States.
tspeelman
Caribbean Territories Flag Quiz - Geography & Tutor Activity - Wolsey Academy

Caribbean Territories Flag Quiz - Geography & Tutor Activity - Wolsey Academy

Get your day off to a great start with a settled tutor session or a fun class reward activity. Also included is a bonus literacy question and an extension task that sees the pupils’ write a paragraph on the topic! Ideal for quick History lesson recaps as well. 17 Caribbean Territory flags. Hope it helps. Part of a range of tutor activities found at www.wolseyacademy.com Have you tried one of Wolsey Academy’s Learning Worlds yet? Our Learning Worlds make for engaging homework and class tasks. Pupils take on the role of a protagonist and relive key historical or fictional events. From 1066 to the modern day. From Shakespeare to Orwell. We’re making Learning Worlds to cover them all - and plenty more besides. Told in a format pupils love they complete the tasks at home and come to class equipped with a completed taskbook – ready to delve deeper into the analysis and debate. Contact us at: www.wolseyacademy.com thomas@wolseyacademy.com @wolseyacademy
WolseyAcademy
Caribbean Nations Flag Quiz - Geography & Tutor Activity - Wolsey Academy

Caribbean Nations Flag Quiz - Geography & Tutor Activity - Wolsey Academy

Get your day off to a great start with a settled tutor session or a fun class reward activity. Also included is a bonus literacy question and an extension task that sees the pupils’ write a paragraph on the topic! Ideal for quick History lesson recaps as well. 13 Caribbean country flags. Hope it helps. Part of a range of tutor activities found at www.wolseyacademy.com Have you tried one of Wolsey Academy’s Learning Worlds yet? Our Learning Worlds make for engaging homework and class tasks. Pupils take on the role of a protagonist and relive key historical or fictional events. From 1066 to the modern day. From Shakespeare to Orwell. We’re making Learning Worlds to cover them all - and plenty more besides. Told in a format pupils love they complete the tasks at home and come to class equipped with a completed taskbook – ready to delve deeper into the analysis and debate. Contact us at: www.wolseyacademy.com thomas@wolseyacademy.com @wolseyacademy
WolseyAcademy
Americas Flag Quiz - Geography & Tutor Activity - Wolsey Academy

Americas Flag Quiz - Geography & Tutor Activity - Wolsey Academy

Get your day off to a great start with a settled tutor session or a fun class reward activity. Also included is a bonus literacy question and an extension task that sees the pupils’ write a paragraph on the topic! Ideal for quick History lesson recaps as well. 22 country flags from North, Central and South America. Hope it helps. Part of a range of tutor activities found at www.wolseyacademy.com Have you tried one of Wolsey Academy’s Learning Worlds yet? Our Learning Worlds make for engaging homework and class tasks. Pupils take on the role of a protagonist and relive key historical or fictional events. From 1066 to the modern day. From Shakespeare to Orwell. We’re making Learning Worlds to cover them all - and plenty more besides. Told in a format pupils love they complete the tasks at home and come to class equipped with a completed taskbook – ready to delve deeper into the analysis and debate. Contact us at: www.wolseyacademy.com thomas@wolseyacademy.com @wolseyacademy
WolseyAcademy
Earthquake Case Studies

Earthquake Case Studies

Range of Case Studies from LEDCs and MEDCs Full of Facts, Causes, Impacts and Responses! Can be used for short, long and essay questions! Great for Teachers and Students!
emilywiggins_2310
OCEAN PLASTIC- 3 whole lessons with IT based pairs activity- fully scaffolded & engaging!

OCEAN PLASTIC- 3 whole lessons with IT based pairs activity- fully scaffolded & engaging!

This resource could be used as part of an Environmental Issues SoW. The aims are to reduce the amount of plastic used in your school through the class creating persuasive adverts encouraging their peers to buy reusable bottles. Each lesson uses a variety of learning techniques based on enquiry and all video links are in the notes section of each slide. I will then display the students work around the school and see if it has any impact! Water consumption is incredibly important for concentration and should be encouraged within the school environment. These lessons could also be used to create cross curricular links in DT and Art and potentially provide the design for school merchandise! Please review if you download! Enjoy :)
sheppard2011
Weather and Climate Revision Guide

Weather and Climate Revision Guide

Revision guide made for the new 9-1 geography GCSE edexcel A course. This booklet contains the weather and climate topic. The case studies included are: Tropical cyclones = Hurricane Sandy USA and Cuba Drought = California and Ethiopia
tmaw
Middle School Geography - 5 Years of Teaching

Middle School Geography - 5 Years of Teaching

This bundle contains 304 lessons and is suitable for teaching the whole of KS2 and KS3 Geography at Middle School. Recommended sequence: Year 5 Bizarre Biomes Map Skills & The UK How We Live Where We Live Year 6 Planet Earth Crumbling Coasts The Problem with Resources Dangerous Earth Year 7 Rainforests Rivers UK, Weather and Climate Population Year 8 Coasts Extreme Environments Tourism Fragile Environments Year 9 The Gambia: Learning Through Enquiry Development Gap Energy China For more resources visit This is Geography. Full SoW for all new GCSE specifications - AQA, Edexcel, OCR, CIE IGCSE, Edexcel IGCSE and Eduqas. As well as over 200 lessons for KS3 and KS2. Want something bespoke designing? Email us for further details info@thisisgeography.co.uk
thisisgeography
Geography - 5 Years of Teaching (Edexcel)

Geography - 5 Years of Teaching (Edexcel)

This bundle contains 319 lessons and is suitable for teaching the whole of KS3 Geography and the Edexcel 1-9 GCSE. Recommended sequence: Year 7 Map Skills Rainforests Settlement Rivers UK, Weather and Climate Year 8 Coasts Extreme Environments Tourism Fragile Environments Year 9 Development Gap Energy Population Hazardous Earth Year 10 Development Dynamics The UK’s Evolving Physical Landscape The UK’s Evolving Human Landscape Forests Under Threat Year 11 People and The Biosphere Consuming Energy Resources Challenges of an Urbanising World For more resources visit This is Geography. Full SoW for all new GCSE specifications - AQA, Edexcel, OCR, CIE IGCSE, Edexcel IGCSE and Eduqas. As well as over 200 lessons for KS3 and KS2. Want something bespoke designing? Email us for further details info@thisisgeography.co.uk
thisisgeography
6 KS2 CLASS ASSEMBLIES

6 KS2 CLASS ASSEMBLIES

6 GREAT KS2 CLASS ASSEMBLIES! ALL TRIED AND TESTED … INCLUDING: DILEMMAS THE PLAGUE + GREAT FIRE IRON MAN TEETH AND HEALTHY EATING 7 CONTINENTS FANTASTIC MR FOX
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