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Nursery Harvest Song

Nursery Harvest Song

A fun song written for a nursery class to perform at their harvest festival assembly. The children stamped their feet and played claves to accompany the song. The song provided a starting point for many other activities and would be a good resource for the whole of KS1.
sallykee
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
How to teach your students to be eco-friendly

How to teach your students to be eco-friendly

A tool to help young children (Kindergarten, Year 1, Year 2 & Year 3) develop eco-friendly behaviours. Find the original resource here: https://www.homeimprovementpages.com.au/article/printable-worksheet-environment This is a fun quiz with insightful questions. It aims to develop vocabulary, comprehension and math skills, as well as practical environmental knowledge. (Photo by Enis Yavuz on Unsplash)
emily_leary
Colouring sheets (3), nature-themed, EYFS/KS1

Colouring sheets (3), nature-themed, EYFS/KS1

Children will learn about the natural world around them as they colour these cheerful pictures, as well as developing pencil control and colour sense. As they bring their pictures to life, they will be inspired to dream and wonder about the creatures and their settings, which in turn will fire creative expression. The three sheets represent a young robin, ducks on a pond and mini-beasts in a meadow.
katewilliams_poetry
EYFS - EXPORE COSTA RICA

EYFS - EXPORE COSTA RICA

Aimed at children aged 2 plus. An activity which can last from 15 minutes to 60 dependent upon how you use the activities suggested on the PowerPoint slides. Concentrates on the areas; Communication and Language, Literacy and Understanding the World. These activities explore Costa Rica radiating from the central item: the Pineapple which grows in Costa Rica. Involves sensory activities, feeling, smelling and tasting the Pineapple on an attempt to encourage healthy fruit snack options for children. Most children are thrilled to become the animals of Costa Rica, I have only included the 2 favorite animals in this PowerPoint but there are hundreds more to choose from such as Toucans, Snakes, Dragons… Enjoy :)
DionneDawsonAuthor
Apple colouring pages

Apple colouring pages

Some basic Apple colouring pages to be used as part of a session. Encourage creativity and let people make patterns and colour as they want to.
ianhjoy
Life cycle of an Apple

Life cycle of an Apple

An introduction to the Life cycle of an Apple. Activity to print and cut to help give a basic look at the life cycle of an Apple. Using images to help to understand the environment and growing food. To help children or people with learning disabilities start to understand where apples come from. Activities to help people identify the sequence of the apples life cycle. Remember and place the pieces in order. Cutting and sticking skills. A craft activity to make a 3D Apple with the different stages of the cycle. Print out on card and paper and make up the apple showing the life cycle. Worksheet and colouring pages.
ianhjoy
Dartmoor UK National Park Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Geography Cover

Dartmoor UK National Park Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Geography Cover

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet of keywords on the theme of ‘Dartmoor National Park’. 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
Growing Together Songs (Full Album)

Growing Together Songs (Full Album)

A collection of freshly hatched songs all about growing. The album includes the life cycles of butterflies, frogs, bulbs, and seeds and demonstrates growth, the seasons, the diversity of plant life and colours. Through the songs children can learn about worms and how they process the soil to make it possible for plants to grow, they will meet “Mister Snail” and hear how carries his house on his back and learn about spirals and silvery tracks. “Teddy’s Picnic” is designed to promote engaging in a social situation in a positive way. The full album download also includes instrumental versions of the songs. Additional resources can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
Wildlife Garden Songs (Full Album)

Wildlife Garden Songs (Full Album)

Wildlife Garden Songs is a collection of 15 songs designed to help teach children about wildlife gardening. Within the framework of learning about this natural environment, the songs can also help to teach other concepts such as counting, positional words, bending knees while jumping and landing, as well as the theme of cooperation. The full album download also includes instrumental versions of the songs. Additional resources can be downloaded from www.melodytreehouse.com
MelodyTreeHouse
Plant Investigation and Activity Pack

Plant Investigation and Activity Pack

**Teach children all about plant parts and life cycles! These investigations and activities link to the ELGs for Understanding the World, Expressive Art and Design, plus Literacy. I have had so much fun creating these resources and know that your class will simply love the exciting activities! Included in the pack are: 13 engaging hands on activities and investigations: full details of what you will need and instructions for how to carry them out. Plant hunt sheet: take this sheet on your hunt and tick which flowers you find. Seed packet template: design your own packet and fold and glue the tabs. Sunflower diary sheet: this sheet accompanies the sunflowers activity. Draw, label and measure your sunflower each week. Plant game (colour and B&W) and instructions: a fun game to help children learn all about what plants need to grow. Plant word mat (colour and B&W): use this delightful word mat to help children with writing activities. Plant jigsaw (colour and B&W): 2 of the same jigsaw provided on one page. Just print out on card, laminate and cut up. Learn the parts of a plant while playing! For more exciting resources, visit my shop!**
noworksheetsallowed
The Great Big Food Cycle Event

The Great Big Food Cycle Event

The Great Big Food Cycle Event is for groups of 45-60 pupils from P6-S1 and uses practical activity to explain the different aspects of the food cycle, their environmental impacts and how we can make more sustainable food choices. 7 stations are set up using the activity resources which include full instruction and equipment lists; icons for each station and additional materials can be found in display and poster resources. There are a large number of additional resources required such as soil, seeds, empty packaging, wrappers, unavoidable waste items, worms, sand etc. and the event requires a some preparation. Red worms can be ordered from the internet or found in most long-standing, soil contact compost heaps. The large group of students is split into 7 groups of appropriate numbers and each student issued with a booklet (in display and poster resources) that should be filled in as they move around the stations. Each group should visit each station for 15-20 minutes before moving round the room, depending on time availability. The Smoothie Bike station can be adapted to use a regular blender, though if a smoothie bike is available to hire locally it is worth the experience. The Incredible Inedibles station can be adapted to use any of the waste products listed in the activity appendix in a practical manner. While the message of the event is best delivered as a whole, each activity is suitable to deliver individually with a small student group. Previous students have shown a high level of engagement and increased appreciation for the impacts associated with the food cycle. At the end of the event, ideal give-aways to issue to the students include; seed potatoes and potato grow bags, packets of seeds, pasta portioners etc. The Great Big Food Cycle Event was conceived by Belville Community Garden in Inverclyde Scotland, as part of their Climate Challenge Funded project ‘Connecting Food growing Across Inverclyde’, which aimed to tackle community carbon emissions arising from our food purchasing and wastage habits.
sally158
The Log Pile (Wildlife Garden Habitat)

The Log Pile (Wildlife Garden Habitat)

This is a fun song about bugs and other creatures hiding in a log pile. Log piles provide food and shelter for insects and small animals and are an important feature in a wildlife garden. Children will enjoy the surprise ending of the song. 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 under the resources web page.
MelodyTreeHouse
Things We Use In The Garden Montessori 3-Part Cards

Things We Use In The Garden Montessori 3-Part Cards

Here is another fun set of Spring or Summertime cards to add to the collection. These are 12 realistic photos or clip art images of many familiar gardening tools and objects that we use when gardening. Oh! But wait! **These use American English terms! ** I think I need some help from across the pond to please send the terms that you use for these items! Please send the terms to: Bellamontessori.maryc@gmail.com And I will happily make a set using more appropriate terms. The set includes 12 control cards 12 matching cards 12 labels This set has so many cards, you may want to divide them into two sets. To make, simply print on card stock, cut and laminate if so desired. Thank you so much for checking out my work and enjoy the warming weather in the garden! Mary
MaryCarr51
Easter Bunny Nature Craft

Easter Bunny Nature Craft

FREEBEE :D Print and decorate with nature! I ask children to create their bunny rabbits by using natural materials that have been found in the playground! Leaves make the most perfect rabbit ears! You can also use… Grass Stones Flowers Sticks Soil Seeds Pine cones Straw This activity has endless benefits, the most obvious being developing creativity in children, fine motor skills, sensory skills and of course an appreciation of natural resources they might otherwise not use. Have fun! The Teacher Traveller :)
Kayleighm89
Houseplants - Montessori 3-part cards

Houseplants - Montessori 3-part cards

10 common, safe -for-children houseplants are featured printed folder for the cards instructions To make, simply print on card stock, cut apart and laminate if so desired. Just as an aside, my first set of houseplant cards were made from four copies of a book on houseplants. I cut the pictures out, rubber cemented them onto index cards and hand wrote the labels. That was long before personal computers and the internet! Those cards lasted a very long time and I’m sure I have a few left somewhere, but I had a much better time making these. Do be careful about potentially poisonous houseplants. Thanks so much for considering my work. Mary
MaryCarr51
Water Explorer - Innovation Station: Plastic Prevention

Water Explorer - Innovation Station: Plastic Prevention

Innovation Station: Plastic Prevention is a brand new Water Explorer Challenge created especially for World Water Day. It teaches students about the causes of and problems associated with plastic pollution, and encourages students to think creatively about solutions. Water Explorer is an award winning international programme designed to inspire 8-14 year-olds to lead action on water issues. Its online resources are freely available, and cover a wide range of topics from the ‘secret’ embedded water in the food we eat and the clothes we buy, to practical actions to reduce water wastage at home and at school. With clearly signposted links to the Sustainable Development Goals, Water Explorer also offers a pathway to exploring the Global Goals. Water Explorer seeks to equip Explorers with the skills they need to make change, by offering oppotunities to develop communication, teamwork and problem solving skills. Visit to register and gain access to all our free resources, and receive support from our team!
Water_Explorer
The Water Cycle

The Water Cycle

PowerPoint which covers the Water Cycle, looking at each of the stages. Also includes images as well as a video link which shows children the different stages of the water cycle in a way that they can remember. Perfect for either KS1 or KS2 as an introduction to the topic of weather.
HollywoodR95
Spring Flowers Montessori 3 Part Cards

Spring Flowers Montessori 3 Part Cards

Looking out my window, I can see daffodils staunchly braving what I hope is the last of our snow for the winter! So I had to make these reading classification cards of spring flowers. There are: 12 different familiar flowers picture cards labels to read control cards a printable folder for the cards Thanks so much for checking out my work! Mary
MaryCarr51
Plants - 3 Part Cards

Plants - 3 Part Cards

When I was planning how to make this work, I decided I wanted it to be a very basic introduction to plants. In this set, there is one example of each of the following plant groups: tree, bush/shrub, grass, vine, fern, moss, green algae and herb. To make, simply print out the cards and labels, cut apart and laminate, if so desired. I have also included a page that you can print, laminate, fold and affix to make a folder for the cards. Thanks so much for checking out my work! Mary
MaryCarr51
Plant Investigation Booklet

Plant Investigation Booklet

**A Booklet for a Plant Investigation/Experiment ** A booklet for a scientific investigation, the investigation/experiment can be linked to testing the growing conditions for plants. Altering the amount of water/light/soil a plant has.
alicepoole1
Science Unit Planning - Plants - Year 3

Science Unit Planning - Plants - Year 3

Unit Planning for Science Topic on Plants for Year 3 A unit plan of 6 lessons for a topic on plants. Lesson timings for each lesson are approximately 90 or 120 minutes. The planning includes, learning objectives, teaching ideas, key questions, activities and resources list. Teaching points that are covered in the topic are listed below: Understand that it is important to be able to grow plants well because they provide food and other items for us To know that all food chains begin with a green plant To understand the function of the parts of a plant To understand that plants need leaves in order to grow well To plan an appropriate investigation To make careful observations and measurements of plants growing To use simple apparatus to measure the height of plants in standard measures To use results to draw conclusions and provide explanations To know that water is transported through the stem to other parts of the plant To know that that plants need light for healthy growth To know that plants need water, but not unlimited water, for healthy growth To know that temperature can affect the growth of plants To ask questions about the growth of plants To plan a fair test To write a clear conclusion
alicepoole1
Science Investigations Bundle

Science Investigations Bundle

Various resources to support planning of science investigations. Bundle includes: -Cress Investigation - Effects of Exercise investigation - Waterproof materials - Shadows investigation - Sugar in drinks (full lesson plan & accompanying resources) Bundle will save 40% off individual resource prices!
DosbarthJJ
Social Studies game for grade 4

Social Studies game for grade 4

Questions with answers more than 80 questions and answers- covered almost all the aspects of social sciences of this level
tacss
Montessori Classified Cards - Flowers

Montessori Classified Cards - Flowers

This is a collection of ten different images of common U.S.A. flowers. The pictures are isolated on the cards so there is no text to distract young children. These are used for sparking conversation and discussion. And they are perfect for decorating the classroom by preparing a work where the children may choose their favorites to set on small easels that are placed on doilies around the room. (Think flower arranging.) To make, just print on card stock, cut and laminate. Thanks so much for checking out my work! Mary
MaryCarr51
Jack and the Beanstalk Weekly Literacy Plan

Jack and the Beanstalk Weekly Literacy Plan

Based on the version by Nick Sharratt, this weekly plan has been created all ready for my Reception class for the first week in Spring term 2 when we return from our half term break. This should be a fun start to our topic of "Growth."
mallegaert
Montessori - Vintage Flower Matching Cards

Montessori - Vintage Flower Matching Cards

I admit it. I love vintage images and there are just so many to choose from! With Spring just around the corner, I started seeing lots of vintage flower images. So I had to make these matching cards, of course. No words to distract, just the image is presented. Lovely work for younger children. 12 different flower images Print on card stock, cut apart and laminate for durability. Thank you so much for stopping by and viewing my work! Mary
MaryCarr51
GustoSinga

GustoSinga

GustoSinga is INTUITIVE, IMAGINATIVE & INSPIRATIONAL. It's an adventure not to be missed! Based on truth but written with imagination, it covers an extreme journey taken by a brave woman from Africa in the 1930's. There is humour and pleasure in every page sharing a positive vibe and excellent communication with animals and people through listening skills.We are all on a journey and the Author invites every reader to join her on this one. It is written to encourage, young people – and the young at heart to embrace the future of our world with a new awareness like never before. May there be new respect for listening to experiential knowledge and to reality in the calls of nature. GustoSinga is an exciting adventure, based on truth and written with imagination. It's about a huge leap of faith made together with a lion cub called Gusto to the other side of the world to meet Singa, the tiger cub. If the elephants can share over continents as they do, may the Author's written words share an adaptability and sensitivity to cultural diversity and an important insight into endangered species, and collectively, our endangered Planet Earth. ‘I can highly recommend this book for ALL ages. The author's love and knowledge of animals shines through strongly and her experience living in Africa, U.K. and Asia contributes extensive local knowledge which excites and educates the reader and provides a memorable setting for the book’s main characters. This is equally matched by her love for humanity and every living thing which infiltrates throughout the book leaving the reader pondering many of life's conundrums. This story is so suitable for today’s fast pace…shared factually and creatively to spellbind every reader. Excellent for a quiet evening read to transport the reader to sunny climes as well as for an adult to share with a child on these cubs’ life journeys, one across the oceans in a plethora of eventualities. ‘Thank you so much Marguerite, for a unique, imaginative experience. GustoSinga links love of the natural world with man’s best and worst. I think it is a valuable allegory teaching youth to look beyond the appearance of things, deeper into the significance. We don’t know the half of what communications are going on with life around us. That’s what’s so tragic. We don’t allow the animals to speak to us, as we are all too busy. GustoSinga highlights learning to reconcile the peacefulness of allowing nature to exist. It is as if there is a competition for space – the animals to be themselves for enriching our lives. Why do we hunt? What makes man kill? Can that be turned around?’ “Story telling has always been the best way to communicate a message, and the message from Marguerite’s latest book is loud and clear. GustoSinga offers a very different way of looking at the animal kingdom from the Attenborough type of documentaries or the Disney cartoons.
MargueriteM
Earth Day Interactive Foldable Booklet

Earth Day Interactive Foldable Booklet

Celebrate our amazing planet Earth as you learn ways to preserve its natural resources. Learn and document what you know about this special day as you create this fun, interactive booklet to glue into a notebook or lapbook. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file.
KnowledgeBoxCentral
Cress Investigation

Cress Investigation

An investigation designed to test the best material to plant cress in order to support germination. Resources include a PowerPoint to support investigation planning and evaluation sheets following the investigation.
DosbarthJJ
Amazing Plants by Design Mini-Lapbook

Amazing Plants by Design Mini-Lapbook

This Mini-Lapbook follows along with the book, Amazing Plants by Design by Debra Haagen. Use the book and this hand-on project to introduce young children to the concept of intelligent design. Recommended for ages 3-8. Book sold separately. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create! Print as many as you need for your own household. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
KnowledgeBoxCentral
Pond Life Wordsearch Puzzle Sheet Keywords Settler Starter Cover Lesson Dipping Minibeasts

Pond Life Wordsearch Puzzle Sheet Keywords Settler Starter Cover Lesson Dipping Minibeasts

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet on the theme of 'Pond Lfie'. 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
Practically Perfect Pumpkins Mini-Lapbook

Practically Perfect Pumpkins Mini-Lapbook

Nothing says "fall fun" like a big, bright, orange pumpkin! Whether you carve it, bake it into a pie, or just set it on the porch for decoration, it brings seasonal joy to any household! Learn about the origin of pumpkins, new fun pumpkin activities and recipes, and why pumpkins were NOT the first jack-o'-lanterns! This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
KnowledgeBoxCentral
Flower matching pairs game- flash cards, display

Flower matching pairs game- flash cards, display

A lovely matching pairs game with British flowers. This pack contains one set of coloured cards. The cards can be used as a matching pairs game or as flash cards or displayed in the outdoor area for children to spot and name the flowers in the surroundings.
robbyn