Secondary English language learning resources: non fiction

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Summer Holiday Reading Bingo!

Summer Holiday Reading Bingo!

Give your pupils a reading challenge over the holidays with this new Summer Reading Bingo, created in partnership with the booksfortopics.com team. Instructions 1. Print out the bingo cards for pupils to take home over the summer holidays. 2. When pupils return to school after the holidays you can award prizes, housepoints or certificates for a completed line or for a full house!

By KS2History

The Romans Book - a comprehensive reference resource!

The Romans Book - a comprehensive reference resource!

This child-friendly 48 page eBook covers all aspects of Roman life. Use it as a whole class teaching tool by showing the PDF on a large display (e.g. an interactive whiteboard), print it for children to read independently, let your pupils access it on a mobile device for research purposes, or use it to learn about the Romans during your guided reading sessions. Chapters in the ebook include: * Who were the Ancient Romans? * Romans families, * Roman children, * Roman fashion, * Roman food and drink, * Roman jobs, * Roman houses and towns, * Roman entertainment, * Roman religion * The Roman army. A comprehensive glossary is also included at the end of the book. Find other related resources in our Romans Pack at https://www.teachingpacks.co.uk/the-romans-pack/

By teachingideas

End of Year!

End of Year!

Get 20% off this resource using code GREAT-YEAR at checkout! End of year activities for primary! A bundle of three of our popular end of term activities! 1. End of term iPhone activity booklet. 2. Fidget Spinner All About Me activities (end of term/transition). 3. All About Me time capsules - fill these in at the end of term and pass on to the next teacher to be opened in a year's time! 3 great activities to have up your sleeve for the end of term! BONUS FREEBIE: Summer Holiday Bingo!

By KS2History

The history of Halloween - Reading Comprehension Worksheet

The history of Halloween - Reading Comprehension Worksheet

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners or native English speakers. The text describes the origins of Halloween and explains how some of our modern day Halloween traditions came to be. The text also gives an account of how this ancient holiday is celebrated around the world in our modern day and time. After carefully reading a text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: comprehension questions, True or False exercises, gap filling exercises and a fun word search. The text can also be used for vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.

By MariaPht

Transition Bundle!

Transition Bundle!

A bundle of popular transition activities for primary teachers meeting their new classes! Save time with our popular transition day resources.

By KS2History

Exploring London

Exploring London

Lesson plan using a virtual tour in London. Students have to find information about popular London attractions, complete a True/False task and then design a route using Google maps.

By effiekka76

Noble prize

Noble prize

Noble prize is awarded annually in different fields of science. What do you know about its history and most prominent winners?

By Olynj

Science is the system of knowledge

Science is the system of knowledge

Science is the system of knowledge. What are the branches of science? How are those branches interconnected? Which place in the system is occupied by pedagogy and philology?

By Olynj

Music is not only an art

Music is not only an art

Music is not only an art; it’s also used in education and therapy. What do you know about peculiarities of using music in these fields?

By Olynj