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The News Quiz MONTHLY September 2017 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Activity Settler Starter

The News Quiz MONTHLY September 2017 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Activity Settler Starter

15 topical questions of the month's news, across the UK and the world From the weekly News Quiz to be used as a monthly summary or because there's not time to do a quiz every week. Powerpoint so can be used on a standard whiteboard. Works well as a form group activity in form time. I give sweets/reward points to the winning group! (We're not supposed to give out sweets so it's a nice 'naughty' reward for knowing about the world this week!) Created 12 months of the year and uploaded to TES each month.
mikedean
The Universe Assembly - World Space Week

The Universe Assembly - World Space Week

An engaging and educational assesmbly that looks into some interesting facts about the Universe. Can be used as a part of World Space Week or any other time of the year. The assembly includes video's pictures and key information to amaze and engage your KS3 or KS4 students.
sullfish
Barack Obama Factsheet Keyword Starter Settler Activity Cover Lesson Black History Month

Barack Obama Factsheet Keyword Starter Settler Activity Cover Lesson Black History Month

1 x Factsheet on the theme of 'Barack Obama'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes suggested extension activities which 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. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Architectural Landmarks in Washington DC - Research & Creative Technology Project

Architectural Landmarks in Washington DC - Research & Creative Technology Project

In this lesson, students learn more about famous structures and landmarks in Washington, DC and the individuals who created them. Students choose the landmarks they will research and then choose the software they will use to showcase their research. Students can choose to create a presentation, a brochure, or a newspaper using Web 2.0 tools (free, no download needed) or by using Microsoft Office or Google Apps. For classrooms with limited technology, this lesson can be completed with students working in pairs or small groups. The completed presentations can be shared with the rest of the class if the teacher chooses. This is a great activity for a social studies or history class, or for a technology class. This lesson was designed for middle school (grades 6-8) but could be used in upper elementary grades or high school as well. Files included: • Teacher & Student Resources • Student Instructions, Expectations and Grading Rubric
innovationsintechnology
Character Traits of Leaders - Research & Presentation Project

Character Traits of Leaders - Research & Presentation Project

In this lesson, students identify leadership traits by researching leaders throughout history. They are provided with links to resources to help them research three individuals of their choice from three different time periods in history. Lists of leaders from each time period are provided to help them choose. Then, they use that information along with graphics, pictures and backgrounds from the Internet to create a finished presentation that explains the qualities of each leader, the similarities and differences, and add their own opinions and insights to the project as they learn how to apply leadership skills in their own life. Two versions of instructions are provided to allow the lesson to be done individually or in small groups or partners. Projects can be presented in class or included on a website for viewing. This is an excellent creative project to add to a unit in a career class, leadership class or to support a history/social studies unit. The project was created for grades 7-8 but could easily be used with upper elementary or high school students. Files Included with this Lesson • Teacher & Student Notes and Resources • Student Project Instructions, Expectations, and Grading Rubric (for individual projects) • Student Project Instructions, Expectations, and Grading Rubric (for group products)
innovationsintechnology
Supply Teacher/Cover Supervisor Bundle

Supply Teacher/Cover Supervisor Bundle

There are a range of resources in this bundle which can be delivered to students of many abilities from 11-16. Some resources are also applicable to A-Level students. They cover; study skills, English and a range of PSHE/tutorial topics which require little planning. The price of this bundle means that you are getting each resource for less than £1
psyjess
The News Quiz 18th - 25th September 2017 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Activity Settler Starter

The News Quiz 18th - 25th September 2017 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Activity Settler Starter

13 topical questions of the past week's news, across the UK and the world. Powerpoint so can be used on a standard whiteboard. Includes 2 literacy and 1 numeracy questions based on the other questions. Works well as a form group activity in registration time. I give sweets/reward points to the winning group! (We're not supposed to give out sweets so it's a nice 'naughty' reward for knowing about the world this week!) Created 38 school weeks of the year and uploaded to TES most weeks.
mikedean
Milk in Different Languages Wordsearch World Language Day Starter Settler Activity Cover Lesson

Milk in Different Languages Wordsearch World Language Day Starter Settler Activity Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Milk in Different Languages'. 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
Goodbye in Languages Wordsearch World Language Day Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Goodbye in Languages Wordsearch World Language Day Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Goodbye in Different Languages'. 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
What Is The Future Of Our Mountains?

What Is The Future Of Our Mountains?

These four worksheets help students to understand climate change, greenhouse gases and the effect they have on our mountains and planet as well as discuss the possible solutions to the continuing problem.
WillsonEducation
Should people in the UK be worried about North Korea?

Should people in the UK be worried about North Korea?

This is a 45-60 minute lesson presentation designed to educate young people about the situation with North Korea and the role of the UK in it. It requires no preparation prior to delivery. There is clear evidence of meeting SMSC and British values standards. For more lessons like this, go to votesforschools.com.
matt104