Understanding the world teaching resources: Minibeasts

Resources and ideas for understanding the world, minibeasts, written by teachers to support teaching and learning

Insect Art Resources

Insect Art Resources

Five insect art resources.A photobank of 77 slides of high resolution butterfly photographs.Butterflies for Drawing and Painting Two pages of coluorful butterfly images.Butterfly Art - complete the missing half of the butterflies.Insects Art - complete the missing half of the detailed insect drawings. Two pages.Butterfly Resource Sheets - two pages of black and white images.

By TheArtyTeacher

‘Un-bee-lievable’ End Of Year Activity

‘Un-bee-lievable’ End Of Year Activity

‘Un-bee-lievable’ End Of Year Activity: A fun writing opportunity for children to reflect on their achievements using bee templates in 2 sizes. A great end of school activity. Includes display lettering.For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Compost Presentation - Simple KS1

Compost Presentation - Simple KS1

A presentation I have made to introduce a simple composting initiative at school.It tells children why composting is important, how to manage their classroom composting and what they can put into the bins.

By jools272

Science Wordsearch. Animals

Science Wordsearch. Animals

Check out this science word-search for Key Stage 1. STEM vocabulary for younger primary school students. Provided as a jpeg for easy printing and insertion into your own documents. The focus is "Animals".

By StartEducation

Science Wordsearch. Minibeasts

Science Wordsearch. Minibeasts

Check out this science word-search for Key Stage 1. STEM vocabulary for younger primary school students. Provided as a jpeg for easy printing and insertion into your own documents. The focus is "Minibeasts".

By StartEducation

Science wordsearches 15

Science wordsearches 15

Check out these science word-search for Key Stage 1. STEM vocabulary for younger primary school students. Provided as jpegs for easy printing and insertion into your own documents.

By StartEducation

Science wordsearches 19

Science wordsearches 19

Check out these science word-search for Key Stage 1. STEM vocabulary for younger primary school students. Provided as jpegs for easy printing and insertion into your own documents.

By StartEducation

Science wordsearches 18

Science wordsearches 18

Check out these science word-search for Key Stage 1. STEM vocabulary for younger primary school students. Provided as jpegs for easy printing and insertion into your own documents.

By StartEducation

Science wordsearches 21

Science wordsearches 21

Check out these science word-search for Key Stage 1. STEM vocabulary for younger primary school students. Provided as jpegs for easy printing and insertion into your own documents.

By StartEducation

Science wordsearches 25

Science wordsearches 25

Check out these science word-search for Key Stage 1. STEM vocabulary for younger primary school students. Provided as jpegs for easy printing and insertion into your own documents.

By StartEducation

Science wordsearches 24

Science wordsearches 24

Check out these science word-search for Key Stage 1. STEM vocabulary for younger primary school students. Provided as jpegs for easy printing and insertion into your own documents.

By StartEducation

Science wordsearches 22

Science wordsearches 22

Check out these science word-search for Key Stage 1. STEM vocabulary for younger primary school students. Provided as jpegs for easy printing and insertion into your own documents.

By StartEducation

Science wordsearches 1

Science wordsearches 1

Check out these science word-search for Key Stage 1. STEM vocabulary for younger primary school students. Provided as a jpegs for easy printing and insertion into your own documents.

By StartEducation

Science wordsearches 6

Science wordsearches 6

Check out these science word-search for Key Stage 1. STEM vocabulary for younger primary school students. Provided as jpegs for easy printing and insertion into your own documents.

By StartEducation

Science wordsearches 12

Science wordsearches 12

Check out these science word-search for Key Stage 1. STEM vocabulary for younger primary school students. Provided as jpegs for easy printing and insertion into your own documents.

By StartEducation

Minibeast Numbers Display

Minibeast Numbers Display

Minibeast Numbers Display: A series of brightly coloured minibeasts including numbers 0-100. Matching items are available. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Minibeast Months Of The Year Display

Minibeast Months Of The Year Display

Minibeast Months Of The Year Display: A series of brightly coloured minibeasts including all of the months of the year. Matching items are also available. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Minibeast Days Of The Week Display

Minibeast Days Of The Week Display

Minibeast Days Of The Week Display: A series of brightly coloured minibeasts including all of the days of the week. Matching items are also available. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Ladybird (Counting song)

Ladybird (Counting song)

This jazzy little song uses the spots on the ladybird's wings to encourage children to count from 1 to 10. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com

By MelodyTreeHouse

Chrysalis (Lullaby and Rest Time)

Chrysalis (Lullaby and Rest Time)

This beautiful song may be helpful to encourage children to be still. Chrysalis could be used as a lullaby to help children feel restful and calm so that they can settle down for a sleep either at bedtime or for a daytime nap. The song poetically describes the chrysalis stage of the butterfly life cycle. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com

By MelodyTreeHouse

Mister Snail

Mister Snail

This song poetically describes the life of a garden snail. The song indicates that a snail is a nocturnal creature which leaves a silvery trail and has a spiral shell that grows on its back. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com

By MelodyTreeHouse

Wiggly Worms

Wiggly Worms

This fun song provides the children with a description of where worms live, what they eat, how they move and what they look like. The song can encourage children to learn how important worms are for changing and conditioning the soil. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com

By MelodyTreeHouse

The Caterpillar Crawl (2nd Stage of Butterfly Life Cycle)

The Caterpillar Crawl (2nd Stage of Butterfly Life Cycle)

This song may be helpful for physical activities by encouraging crawling actions, around, under, over, and through obstacles. While playing the song, children can act out the type of behaviour that a caterpillar might do, such as crawling under and over leaves, wiggle in and out of tunnels and eating vegetation. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com

By MelodyTreeHouse

Chrysalis (3rd Stage of Butterfly Life Cycle)

Chrysalis (3rd Stage of Butterfly Life Cycle)

This beautiful song may be helpful to encourage children to be still. Chrysalis could be used as a lullaby to help children feel restful and calm so that they can settle down for a sleep either at bedtime or for a daytime nap. The song poetically describes the chrysalis stage of the butterfly life cycle. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com

By MelodyTreeHouse

Butterfly (4th Stage of Butterfly Life Cycle)

Butterfly (4th Stage of Butterfly Life Cycle)

This delicate song describes a butterfly emerging from the chrysalis for the final stage of the butterfly life cycle. The beauty of the butterfly is celebrated and the song promotes a positive message about flying on to new beginnings. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com

By MelodyTreeHouse

Grasshoppers (Bending knees when jumping and landing)

Grasshoppers (Bending knees when jumping and landing)

This joyous song is to remind children to bend their knees when they jump and land, using grasshoppers as an example. The song may be used to encourage children to participate in an exercise that involves jumping. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com

By MelodyTreeHouse

The Garden Song (Wildlife Garden)

The Garden Song (Wildlife Garden)

This song promotes and encourages wildlife gardening and uses the example of restoring a run- down garden and transforming it into a healthy, thriving natural environment for animals, insects, and plants. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com

By MelodyTreeHouse

Suzie The Spider (Positional words)

Suzie The Spider (Positional words)

This song teaches children about spiders and positional words such as up, down, left, and right. Included is an instrumental/karaoke version of the song and a PDF of the lyrics. A free PDF of the lyrics to all of our songs can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com

By MelodyTreeHouse