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A Christmas Carol Pointless Game!

A Christmas Carol Pointless Game!

Based on the popular game show 'Pointless', this resource is perfect for use as a whole lesson resource, enrichment option, or revision tool. Editable, so that you can change to any other topic or change questions. (I've also added a blank template so that you can make your own games from scratch). Containing almost 30 slides of sound clips, engaging visuals, and suitably challenging questions, this resource is effective at both promoting engagement and enhancing learning. There are several full rounds of questions to build or revisit knowledge of characters, plot, and themes in 'A Christmas Carol.' Round 1. The characters in A Christmas Carol Round 2. Quotations from the text Round 3. Themes, Ideas, and Objects Round 4. Places where the ghosts take Scrooge The nature of this game ensures that the resource can challenge students of all levels. A blank template has also been added, so that you can create your own games!

By TandLGuru

Independent and Guided Reading English and Spanish

Independent and Guided Reading English and Spanish

Just add leveled books and you are ready to start your Small Group and Independent Reading conferences successfully. This resource includes: - A chart with different Fluency, Vocabulary and Comprehension Skills to choose as target skill during conference. - A big list of different strategies to improve Fluency, Vocabulary and Comprehension (Fiction and Nonfiction) to cover successfully every student's need. -Different charts about Prefixes, suffixes, cognates, figurative language, and character's traits to use during small group as reference. - Independent and guided reading forms and graphic organizers, and more... And the best is that everything is in English and Spanish!!! Thanks a bunch, Antonieta Ceron - DL Store

By anttoniett79

Characterization Comprehension Passage

Characterization Comprehension Passage

This comprehension passage I wrote, is entertaining, as well as inferential. It could be used to teach characterization, inferences, or problem & solution, among many others. It is easy reading and has comprehension questions at the end to test students understanding of character traits.

By Butterfly242

Empathy Education through poetry

Empathy Education through poetry

This lesson uses two poems from renowned Bahamian writer, Patrick Rahming. The lesson provides the basic introduction to poetry analysis, while simultaneously developing empathy in the students. This is a great lesson and the poems can be re-used to teach many other skills.

By Butterfly242

Parts of a House

Parts of a House

A collection of photos that I am putting together to help my students learn the names of the parts of a house. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277

Writing Characterization

Writing Characterization

This lesson was created as a way to enhance students skills in writing characterizations. Students should be aware of techniques such as imagery and other figurative devices. This lesson uses all of these techniques to encourage students to be more effective in creating characterizations.

By Butterfly242

At the Hairdresser

At the Hairdresser

A collection of photos of myself from various visits to the hairdresser. Hopefully they will be of use to teachers teaching English as a foreign language, talking about daily life, or for vocational studies. I will add more photos over time but feel free to use these for student projects and presentations of for talks on the human body and how we change over time. Please leave me a review and I will send you any other resource of your choice for free (contact me: office@oceansproject.com). Check out my other resources at my shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/sarah277 Let me know if you have any resource requests and I will tailor make a resource for you.

By sarah277

Animal Lotto

Animal Lotto

A simple animal lotto game to encourage language development and visual discrimination. This game was created with clipart from My Cute Graphics

By anncarcat

The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Story Map

The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Story Map

Pie Corbett type story map with added colour to encourage the children in Reception/KS1 classes to retell the story independently, also use as a sharing resource for children & parents to use at home. Encouraging language extension & PSED time.

By flexyfish