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KS2 Balanced Diet - Healthy food plate matching task with 5-a-day activities.

KS2 Balanced Diet - Healthy food plate matching task with 5-a-day activities.

Learners cut out the foods and stick them on the plate template ensuring they match the correct food groups. Introduction PowerPoint also included to engage learners. Extension tasks - Look at the table of foods and decide/ research which quantities and types make up part of your 5-a-day (Fruit & Vegetables). All worksheets included. Tried and tested classroom resource. Please note images are clip art.
hifisher
The pressures from social media - stimulus for PHSE

The pressures from social media - stimulus for PHSE

Lifefaker.com helps fake perfection on social media using the strapline “Life isn’t perfect. Your profile should be.” USEFUL FOR PHSE as stimulus material. The material may be used to kickstart sessions around the use of social media. THE PREMISE Instead of going to the trouble of living a perfect life, now you can just get the photos instead. Lifefaker.com ‘sells’ ready-made photo packages you can post as your own. These include The Look At My Holiday and Cry Package, The I Found Love and Babies Package, and The My Weekend Was Amazing Thanks Package. The site includes testimonials from real Lifefaker users. Ruby, 22, said she’s “never seemed happier”. THE REALITY However, anyone who tries to use Lifefaker.com will learn the real purpose of the project. Instead, they’ll receive a message from Sanctus, a mental health start-up. The site reminds us that we’ve all felt the pressures of social media – with 62% of people feeling inadequate comparing their lives to those online. The site users can click through to Sanctus.io for a film exploring the unhealthy behaviours on social media that impact our mental health, and what we can do to change them.
rogerfrost
SWAP n SHOP PARTY EXCHANGE *Engaging Activity* RePurpose & Spring Cleaning Idea!

SWAP n SHOP PARTY EXCHANGE *Engaging Activity* RePurpose & Spring Cleaning Idea!

Your friends will LOVE it. It is easy to host. The party theme is flexible. And, it is better than having a garage sale. What are we talking about? A SWAP n SHOP PARTY EXCHANGE! For all those items that you bought, or got as gifts, and never used. For the new accessories that came home, but never really fit into your lifestyle. For these forgotten gems stuffed in closet corners and inside dresser drawers. For all these things there is now a purpose > and that is to re-purpose them among your friends. Learn how to put on a SWAP n SHOP PARTY EXCHANGE! This guide gives great ideas and templates for hosting this unique party theme. Be the top talk within your social circles now!
PattyAnnsPetProject
Estrangement 4 Pack = It's the NEW Silent Social Epidemic. Learn More Now!

Estrangement 4 Pack = It's the NEW Silent Social Epidemic. Learn More Now!

READ UP ON ESTRANGEMENT! It has become one of the fastest growing dysfunctional social epidemics! Besides the $avings on this 4-pack, these 4 books are a must read for every parent AND adult child that is approaching- or is in the midst of an estrangement arrangement. Coping strategies, getting support, exploring options to life choices, and all topics concerning estrangement are discussed openly. From beginning to end read one woman’s unforgettable journey to know that impossible dreams do come true. Estrangement is one of the largest growing segments known as the “Silent Epidemic”. If you have been touched by this anomaly these books are slated for you! This 4-Pack is offers savings when purchasing the bundle.The insights found in each of the 4 books are invaluable, and a healing resource to know you are not alone.
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Estrangement Reconciliation = Almost Perfect Strangers ~ A True Heart Felt Story

Estrangement Reconciliation = Almost Perfect Strangers ~ A True Heart Felt Story

If you have ever experienced ESTRANGEMENT you know the heartbreak. Anyone who has been alienated from your child through divorce knows this is an earth shattering experience. BUT, dreams do come true. The year 2014 held the record for roller coaster rides. After being estranged too long, the year started off with a farewell letter to my adult kids. I surrendered and was done. But, my mother had a better plan. Several months later she passed. Her funeral was the first time I had seen my kids in 4 years. What transpired that day turned our lives around. Our story is about second chances, choice and consequence – and hope. And that dreams do come true. My life is living proof. ~Author Patty Ann
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Estrangement Arrangement: Twisted Lessons in Love > Awareness & Perspective

Estrangement Arrangement: Twisted Lessons in Love > Awareness & Perspective

From ordinary to extraordinary, the spotlight is focused on one family’s very graphic estrangement. Openly shared, their plight gives a new twist to public performance. Their fate thereafter is an encore to stir your soul. The path of estrangement is filled with challenge. Parenthood gets exchanged for questions without answers. No closure ever comes. Unexpected outcomes yield overdue soul work. Resistance builds until surrender is the only option. The final reward are lessons hard won. Offered are legitimate theories and persuasions to untangle the mystique behind this silent epidemic. Let this book reinvent your beliefs, and validate your own walk. The Estrangement Arrangement awareness will leave you boldly in the know, if not totally in awe.
PattyAnnsPetProject
Estrangement: 30 Years to 30 Days: Seeds to Estrangement through Divorce

Estrangement: 30 Years to 30 Days: Seeds to Estrangement through Divorce

Approximately 90% of Estrangements from children are caused by spouses during a divorce. It has sadly become commonplace and a social issue pushed under the rug. 30 YEARS to 30 DAYS is a journey that echoes many divorces. A story of decay borne from family dysfunctions. Children estranged at the hand of the opposing parent. And of entrenched, often biased legal systems. These scenarios are not uncommon. But this book is uncommonly candid. Follow the twists of one woman’s unexpected fate. You will empathize with human frailties. Be at odds with morality issues. Become appalled at choices and amazed at heart wrenching decisions. Then wonder how a simple divorce can turn so bizarre. Reflective lessons abound should you face a similar quest. A MUST READ for every upcoming divorcee AND their adult children.
PattyAnnsPetProject
Mental Health Matters! Bipolar Friend Series = 4-Book Bundled $AVINGS!

Mental Health Matters! Bipolar Friend Series = 4-Book Bundled $AVINGS!

From suicide, relationships, dating, divorce, creativity, spirituality and mental health matters, plus much more. This 4-book bundle does not hold back. Candid conversations concerning everyday life issues that challenge folks with bipolar-and their relations- are openly discussed. These guidebooks provide new thought perspectives, insights, education and coping strategies from a bipolar friend. This portfolio of information is relevant to anyone new to- or well acquainted with bipolar. Caregivers, friends and relations who are not bipolar will also benefit from the communication and boundary setting aids. This is a comprehensive, practical resource packed with many tips, how-tos, and ideas for managing a plethora of bipolar associated matters.
PattyAnnsPetProject
Mental Health > 9 Steps to Your HAPPY SPOT > Nonfiction Self Improvement Guide

Mental Health > 9 Steps to Your HAPPY SPOT > Nonfiction Self Improvement Guide

You deserve to be happy. It’s your birthright! In just 9 steps—10 seconds at a time, find out how to change your thought patterns to become happy all the time. This very fun, fast-read guidebook is loaded with a wealth of self-help ideas for reaching and maintaining a happy mental state. Easy thought-filled lessons lend a helping hand towards understanding how your mind works. Discover simple techniques for living a happy, healthier life. So, take 10 seconds, 9 steps at a time, to find true happiness—because you deserve it!
PattyAnnsPetProject
Mental Health > Bipolar Friend on Relationships, Dating & Divorce

Mental Health > Bipolar Friend on Relationships, Dating & Divorce

Communicating effectively is key to every successful relationship. Bipolar personalities can create unique challenges. This book provides awareness, perspective, tips and strategies to enable healthy interactions. Written for the bipolar person- AND their family and friends. Top Topics Include: Environment Induced Bipolar Communication Basics Boundary Setting Overcoming Stigmas Dating with Bipolar Divorce & Bipolar Triggers Finding Resolutions Engaging and honest. A riveting must read for those with bipolar- AND their relations!
PattyAnnsPetProject
Anxiety and mindfulness as a tool to build resilience.

Anxiety and mindfulness as a tool to build resilience.

This animated Power Point looks at anxiety issues facing young teenagers today and shares tips on how to cope. Mindfulness is one tool to cope with anxiety as are talking therapies and artistic pursuits . A poem called “the room inside” is displayed which could be used as a starting point to a discussion about mental health. Students are asked to consider volunteering and doing something positive with their time once exams are over. An extract from Eleanor Morgan’s book “Anxiety for Beginners” is given and six plot ideas are given which relate to anxiety. Pupils are asked to select one of these to write about. Lastly students are asked to think about the saying “every cloud has a silver lining” and to share strategies for developing resilience. Suitable for ages 12+
jlimb
Role model

Role model

During the sessions, the facilitator is encouraged to allow the participants to think about the topic, express their viewpoints, share their experiences and explore its applicability in day to day life. The facilitator would allow the participants to arrive at their own conclusions, rather than imposing his views or opinions – they could even be different from the thoughts given here. DESCRIPTION (Thoughts such as, what does role model mean, what it is all about and what its different facets are, may enable the facilitator understand it better. Some such thoughts about role model are given below.) Role model is one whose behavior and attributes are emulated by others. Role model sets an example for people look up to. They are the people whom one reveres and looks up to for positive inspiration. The intent and questions to be followed in the preparation document. Disclaimer: Content may contain incidents, story lines, images, short-videos and such other materials available in public domain (including various websites/ similar sources). Content is intended solely for non-commercial, educational purposes. VSET does not claim any ownership or copyright to such materials published on this website, which, with respect to such materials, lie with their respective owners. VSET endeavours to keep the information relevant to the topics covered. However, VSET makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, suitability or reliability of such materials.
Vset
Ambition

Ambition

During the sessions, the facilitator is encouraged to allow the participants to think about the topic, express their viewpoints, share their experiences and explore its applicability in day to day life. The facilitator would allow the participants to arrive at their own conclusions, rather than imposing his views or opinions – they could even be different from the thoughts given here. DESCRIPTION (Thoughts such as, what is an ambition, what it is all about and what its different facets are, may enable the facilitator understand it better. Some such thoughts about ambition are given below.) Ambition is the drive, aspiration or aim that a person sets for oneself. The intent and questions to be followed in the preparation document. Disclaimer: Content may contain incidents, story lines, images, short-videos and such other materials available in public domain (including various websites/ similar sources). Content is intended solely for non-commercial, educational purposes. VSET does not claim any ownership or copyright to such materials published on this website, which, with respect to such materials, lie with their respective owners. VSET endeavours to keep the information relevant to the topics covered. However, VSET makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, suitability or reliability of such materials.
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Cannabis GRASS ROOTS: The Life Cycle Presented in a Powerpoint with Discussions

Cannabis GRASS ROOTS: The Life Cycle Presented in a Powerpoint with Discussions

GRASS ROOTS Education for Kids to Adults! The Life Cycle of “POT” Presented in Pictures is a MUST HAVE to Dis-Spell Myths and Fact from Fiction. The Legalization of Cannabis makes Educating Students Ethically Responsible~! Get with the “POT” program and educate your students because knowledge is key to good choices. And now that the cannabis plant is legal in many states set the ground work for understanding. This pot pictorial is full of pictures that show the primary life cycle and uses of the cannabis plant. Some of the highlights discussed are: The life cycle of the cannabis plant; How buds grow; how to harvest; treatment of the final product; Myths dispelled & facts revisited --lots of humor too; Addictions thereto & taking self responsibility; The good side of marijuana > careers, new markets, medical uses. Class discussion topics included! This honest tell-all book takes the mystic out of cannabis. It educates. It entertains with humor. And it encourages students to take a look at marijuana’s positive contributions, as well as other aspects. Great discussion starter ~ Use as a Power-point or a Book! Written with common sense and it’s geared for healthy choices!
PattyAnnsPetProject
Commitment and dedication

Commitment and dedication

During the sessions, the facilitator is encouraged to allow the participants to think about the topic, express their viewpoints, share their experiences and explore its applicability in day to day life. The facilitator would allow the participants to arrive at their own conclusions, rather than imposing his views or opinions – they could even be different from the thoughts given here. DESCRIPTION (Thoughts such as, what do commitment mean, what it is all about and what its different facets are, may enable the facilitator understand it better. Some such thoughts about commitment and dedication are given below.) Commitment is a solemn promise to do a particular act at a certain time (irrespective of circumstances.) The intent and questions to be followed in the preparation document. Disclaimer: Content may contain incidents, story lines, images, short-videos and such other materials available in public domain (including various websites/ similar sources). Content is intended solely for non-commercial, educational purposes. VSET does not claim any ownership or copyright to such materials published on this website, which, with respect to such materials, lie with their respective owners. VSET endeavours to keep the information relevant to the topics covered. However, VSET makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, suitability or reliability of such materials.
Vset
Courage

Courage

During the sessions, the facilitator is encouraged to allow the participants to think about the topic, express their viewpoints, share their experiences and explore its applicability in day to day life. The facilitator would allow the participants to arrive at their own conclusions, rather than imposing his views or opinions – they could even be different from the thoughts given here. DESCRIPTION (Thoughts such as, what does courage mean, what it is all about and what its different facets are, may enable the facilitator understand it better. Some such thoughts about courage are given below.) Courage is to be brave, resolute, gutsy, daring. Courage is to stand up for one’s convictions, values and beliefs irrespective of any circumstances. Courage is not the absence of fear; but doing what is needed with conviction, belief and rationality. The intent and questions to be followed in the preparation document. Disclaimer: Content may contain incidents, story lines, images, short-videos and such other materials available in public domain (including various websites/ similar sources). Content is intended solely for non-commercial, educational purposes. VSET does not claim any ownership or copyright to such materials published on this website, which, with respect to such materials, lie with their respective owners. VSET endeavours to keep the information relevant to the topics covered. However, VSET makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, suitability or reliability of such materials.
Vset
Focus

Focus

During the sessions, the facilitator is encouraged to allow the participants to think about the topic, express their viewpoints, share their experiences and explore its applicability in day to day life. The facilitator would allow the participants to arrive at their own conclusions, rather than imposing his views or opinions – they could even be different from the thoughts given here. DESCRIPTION (Thoughts such as, what does focus mean, what it is all about and what its different facets are, may enable the facilitator understand it better. Some such thoughts about focus are given below.) Focus is the ability to concentrate one’s attention, energy and efforts on something. Focus is channelizing all energies in one direction. It is keeping in mind a single goal or aim and working towards it without any distractions or diversions. The intent and questions to be followed in the preparation document. Disclaimer: Content may contain incidents, story lines, images, short-videos and such other materials available in public domain (including various websites/ similar sources). Content is intended solely for non-commercial, educational purposes. VSET does not claim any ownership or copyright to such materials published on this website, which, with respect to such materials, lie with their respective owners. VSET endeavours to keep the information relevant to the topics covered. However, VSET makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, suitability or reliability of such materials.
Vset
Nature and Environment

Nature and Environment

During the sessions, the facilitator is encouraged to allow the participants to think about the topic, express their viewpoints, share their experiences and explore its applicability in day to day life. The facilitator would allow the participants to arrive at their own conclusions, rather than imposing his views or opinions – they could even be different from the thoughts given here. DESCRIPTION (Thoughts such as, what does nature and environment mean, what it is all about and what its different facets are, may enable the facilitator understand it better. Some such thoughts about nature and environment are given below.) Nature includes trees, plants, fruits, flowers, birds, animals, sun, moon, stars, earth, human beings, micro-organisms and all other species – seen and unseen, belonging to the universe. Environment includes all the external factors influencing the life and activities of people, animals, plants and trees etc. The intent and questions to be followed in the preparation document. Disclaimer: Content may contain incidents, story lines, images, short-videos and such other materials available in public domain (including various websites/ similar sources). Content is intended solely for non-commercial, educational purposes. VSET does not claim any ownership or copyright to such materials published on this website, which, with respect to such materials, lie with their respective owners. VSET endeavours to keep the information relevant to the topics covered. However, VSET makes no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, suitability or reliability of such materials.
Vset
KS1 Science 'Staying Alive' topic, sorting tasks / activities

KS1 Science 'Staying Alive' topic, sorting tasks / activities

Resources made for Science Week with a focus on ‘Staying Alive’. We learnt about the difference between living and non living things, that animals including humans grow from babies into adults, that some animals grow inside their mother while others hatch from an egg, children kept a food journal for later learning about a balanced diet. Before learning about basic needs, children attempted to complete a mind map, adding to this later. Living / Not Living / Never Lived sorting activity / workstation task What do you call a baby… table to complete 5 day food journal - table for students to complete (Monday to Friday) Egg or Mum? Sorting activity / workstation task - did this animal grow inside its mother or hatch from an egg? Human basic needs - male and female mind map activity, pupils to add what is essential for human life. Designed for KS1 / KS2 children with autism but also suitable for mainstream learners or older learners with SEN.
jlp76
Video: Where does food come from?

Video: Where does food come from?

A primary school class investigate the topic of where food comes from. They begin by looking at The eatwell plate, discuss their favourite foods and decide whether a range of foods come from plants or animals. The children visit a local dairy farm to find out more about the food that is produced locally.
foodafactoflife
Video: The food investigators

Video: The food investigators

This 21 minute video follows four primary school children, The food investigators, as they find out about food. They visit their local town, a supermarket, a restaurant and a farm. The following areas are touched upon during the video: food labels, energy and nutrients (from a variety of foods), how raw ingredients can become dishes and meals, cleanliness in food preparation, eating out, food to celebrate special occasions and religious events, how farming started, farming tools and processes. This video was produced in 1993 and some elements are dated. However, the video provides an interesting exploration of food from a primary school child’s viewpoint and contains many useful teaching points.
foodafactoflife
Video: The Dairy Farm Visit

Video: The Dairy Farm Visit

Mr Valdez takes the class on a dairy farm visit. They meet Mrs Jenkins, the farmer, and learn about how milk is produced. This is one of six stories which forms a new resource to support cross-curricular/inter-disciplinary learning for primary schools in the UK. Teachers’ notes, worksheets and interactive whiteboard activities are also available to support the story. The resource is brought to you from www.foodafactoflife.org.uk.
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