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Clay and Materials Animation Lessons

Clay and Materials Animation Lessons

A Lesson designed around exploring materials animation. Students will explore the work of Jan Svankmajer and then go onto use the knowledge learnt to explore creating they're own animations with deeper meaning. The resource contains three handouts and a presentation. Recommended centre equipment: Junk Store Objects Plastercine/Modelling Clay Cameras Tripods Editing Software (HitFilm is free)
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Make Your Own Board Game Project

Make Your Own Board Game Project

A fun activity to do with a class over a series of lessons. Children work in groups to create their own board games. The powerpoint explains each stage of the process. Groups evaluate the games created by the other groups at the end of the project and fill out an evaluation score sheet. This score sheet is included.
makata82
We All Fit Together Activity

We All Fit Together Activity

An activity to build relationships between children from an early age. Sharing a well known story, 'The Richest Crocodile in the World', followed by a jigsaw activity to show all children that they may be different, but they all fit together. Can be used to reinforce manners and rules within the setting.
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Silhouette Animation

Silhouette Animation

A series of handouts and a Prezi presentation introducing students to Lotte Reiniger and her style of silhouette animation. The handouts include a introduction to the topic and then handouts for students to plan their own animation, produce it and then review. Recommended in class materials -A4 black card -A3 white card -Scissors -Charcoal -White Chalk -Cameras -Tripods
omilford
Amazing Project ideas for Effective Outdoor Learning

Amazing Project ideas for Effective Outdoor Learning

This course contains inspirational outdoor learning ideas which every Early Years' Practitioner must undertake with their children to assist them in making meaningful connections with the world. The children's outdoor activities are based on real life practical experiences that replicate life in the community. This enables the children to make sense of the world around them. The projects objectives are to develop children's confidence, independence, resilience and team working skills. The practical outdoor project ideas are inspired by the author's visit to excellent kindergarten provision in China. It consists of fifteen inspirational project ideas.
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Amazing project ideas for effective Early Years Outdoor Learning Part 3

Amazing project ideas for effective Early Years Outdoor Learning Part 3

This course contains inspirational outdoor learning ideas which every Early Years' Practitioner must undertake with their children to assist them in making meaningful connections with the world. The children's outdoor activities are based on real life practical experiences that replicate life in the community. This enables the children to make sense of the world around them. The projects objectives are to develop children's confidence, independence, resilience and team working skills. The practical outdoor project ideas are inspired by the author's visit to excellent kindergarten provision in China. It consists of the following five project ideas: 1. The flowers in bloom project: The very popular ‘Florist Shop’ 2. The water project: Essential Water Purification Activity 3. The textile project: The Chinese silk Activity 4. The garage project: Quick ‘Pit Stop’ 5. The creative design project: The Fashion Designer’s Shop
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Extract  from Part 1 to 3 of the Amazing project ideas for Effective Early Years Outdoor Learning

Extract from Part 1 to 3 of the Amazing project ideas for Effective Early Years Outdoor Learning

This course contains three of the fifteen inspirational outdoor learning ideas which every Early Years' Practitioner must undertake with their children to assist them in making meaningful connections with the world. The children's outdoor activities are based on real life practical experiences that replicate life in the community. This enables the children to make sense of the world around them. The projects objectives are to develop children's confidence, independence, resilience and team working skills. The practical outdoor project ideas are inspired by the author's visit to excellent kindergarten provision in China.
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There Is No Dragon In This Story - storytelling resource pack

There Is No Dragon In This Story - storytelling resource pack

This resource is ideal for Early Years and early Primary teachers to build storytelling sessions. The pack is designed to be used alongside There Is No Dragon In This Story - a story about a friendly dragon that promotes diversity and teaches children to be inclusive. This resource pack encourages children to discuss the story after it has been read to them, and to talk about what they have liked or disliked! The pack also includes activities such as drawing, reading together and storytelling. Ideas in this pack can be adapted for use alongside other books and storytelling sessions.
bloomsburykids
ABC Play-Doh Mats

ABC Play-Doh Mats

ABC Play-Doh Mats The PDF includes: - Teacher tips - p. 1-3 - ABC Play-Doh Mats - p. 4-29 Teacher Tips: -Materials: You will need Play-Doh. -I recommend lamination or sliding into clear plastic paper folders! -Great to use an anchor charts. Display on a bulletin board or use for classroom decor. Music: Pair the activity with 'ABC Song' from ‘Super Simple Songs' on YouTube. Book: Dr. Seuss’s ABC: An Amazing Alphabet Book by Dr. Seuss. I hope you enjoy my products. Be sure to leave a rating and follow my store, Creativeteachersabroad. Keep in touch and get more ideas by liking my Facebook page! Letters Included: Upper and Lowercase letters A-Z
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The Way up to Heaven Roald Dahl Short Story Lesson

The Way up to Heaven Roald Dahl Short Story Lesson

The Way up to Heaven by Roald Dahl Complete lessons or lessons, on the excellent short story by Roald Dahl! Complete and attractive lesson pack includes: • Engaging starters • Lesson objectives • Full story and discussion prompts throughout (pdf of the complete story included) • Key quote analysis discussion • Main question • The Way up to Heaven quiz An engaging lesson to use time and time again. For the Roald Dahl lesson, The Hitchhiker see here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/the-hitchhiker-by-roald-dahl-11628326 Visit my shop for more great lessons and resources: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EngageinEnglish (Credits: image http://wallls.com/wallpaper/61117, cooltext.com.)
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