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SaleEnd of Term Year Quiz 2016

End of Term Year Quiz 2016

PLEASE SEE MY CHRISTMAS 2016 QUIZhttps://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/end-of-term-year-christmas-quiz-2016-11439509End of year quiz to use with all secondary year groups and classes, maybe years 5 and 6 too. Quiz contains celebrity mash up, current years news questions, movies, general knowledge and music and theme tunes round. Questions, Answers and MUSIC all contained in one easy to follow PowerPoint. Very easy to use, minimal work from the teacher:) Pupils loved it, enjoy and have a great summer break.

By B1CEPS

SaleThe 5 Minute Lesson Plan by @TeacherToolkit

The 5 Minute Lesson Plan by @TeacherToolkit

Designed to reduce planning time & focus on key learning phases within a lesson. (Will still require thinking!) Remember - Sept. 2014 - Ofsted no longer require a lesson plan for lessons, but evidence of ‘a planned lesson!’ Useful for coaching and mentoring NQTs; or with established colleagues for paired observations. “Stickability” = What will stick in students minds as they leave your lesson? What key point do you want them to remember? Now translated into 8 languages. Pin your plan? bit.ly/5MinMapped Contact me @TeacherToolkit Updated Oct 2014

By rmcgill

SaleChristmas Quiz 2015 (1hr lesson)

Christmas Quiz 2015 (1hr lesson)

An 8 round Christmas quizConsists of :Round 1 – Adverts (Guess the 2015 Christmas Advert)Round 2 – Christmas ConfectionaryRound 3 – Christmas True or FalseRound 4 – Christmas DingbatsRound 5 – Celeb PhotosRound 6 – Christmas MoviesRound 7 – Stats RoundRound 8 – Christmas KnowledgeIts all on the powerpoint - don't show the pupils the adverts (you will need access to youtube); I have added a little comment about how long to play each one because some do say the companies name !Enjoy !

By anthellison

SaleGold Author Design Clipart

Gold Author Design Clipart

Take this opportunity to grab yourself some fantastic sparkly clipart to advertise your resources. This clipart is designed for personal and commercial use! Perfect for any Gold Author. 8 items all with transparent backgrounds and a PowerPoint consisting of a slide as pictured.

By TeachElite

SaleTeaching & Learning Newsletter Template by @TeacherToolkit

Teaching & Learning Newsletter Template by @TeacherToolkit

Here are a collection of Teaching and Learning newsletter templates - published to the whole-staff only - once a fortnight. Ideas are sourced from current school practice, staff-voice and online forums. Feel free to use them as a template to create your own. Contact me @TeacherToolkit

By rmcgill

SaleMarking Stickers to Encourage Feedback - 23 Template Bundle

Marking Stickers to Encourage Feedback - 23 Template Bundle

Has that pile of books been sitting on your desk for over a week? Why not print out some stickers and get sticking! I use a range of stickers to encourage student feedback. It's an excellent way to save some time but also encourage a dialogue. Credit to A. Wilkes for inspiration. You will require various label size papers but there are some standard envelope ones. Sticker sizes include: standard address label, 25x25, 64x64 and others. Comments are appreciated. This paper can be purchased online and put into any printer. Comments are appreciated. Images are taken from Microsoft Office Clip-Art collections and used in line with MS policy.

By maxblackburn

SaleTeacher CPD: Working Towards Outstanding Teaching

Teacher CPD: Working Towards Outstanding Teaching

This inspirational CPD session is designed for relatively small numbers of teaching staff (between 4-16) where focused discussion allows time for staff to reflect on their own practice, and consider strategies that may drive their own practice from good to outstanding. This CPD package can be delivered in one or two hour-long sessions depending on the level of discussion that is initiated. This package works well as a discrete session or as an introductory session to further CPD sessions developing best practice. I have included a presentation, activity resources and further written information which includes the rationale behind each slide and activity including any discussion points that may enhance your delivery of the session. Session objectives: • Consider the qualities of an outstanding teacher and discuss what creates the spark in an amazing lesson.• Familiarise yourself with what Ofsted considers to be outstanding teaching and learning.• Discuss how your own school judges data and the achievement and attainment of students.• Discuss what outstanding practice of various teaching and learning strategies looks like.• Prioritise which strategies will have the biggest impact in your classroom.

By helenfwebb

SaleYear 5 Maths Scheme of Work 1

Year 5 Maths Scheme of Work 1

A scheme of learning with planning and worksheets included for Year 5 Maths. Included are 30 lessons that cover:Place ValueRoundingNegative NumbersRoman NumeralsPowers of 10 Inverse operationsWritten addition and subtractionMental addition and subtractionWorksheets are differentiated three ways with a mastery aim running throughout. Having used a similar format in my own lessons, these sheets often provide enough challenge for two days lessons, with children taking on the easier work then moving on to harder challenges within the other sheets. These have all been made with mastery in mind and so follow this pattern. Worksheet One - Works on practise and fluency (LA) Worksheet Two - Practise, fluency and reasoning (MA) Worksheet Three - Practise, fluency, reasoning and problem solving (HA) Worksheet Four - Same as worksheet three as a spare for anybody who finishes problem solving Answers are included for each sheet.

By krisgreg30

SaleAssemblies for secondary

Assemblies for secondary

X 3 assemblies which are suitable for year a 7 - 11. They cover topics such as achievement, practice v talent and a presentation which could be used as an assembly or as part of a tutor based session on tips for the exam season. Feedback welcome!

By gmilesy

SaleQuiz January 2017

Quiz January 2017

Brilliant 2017 January quiz! PERFECT FOR TUTOR TIMES!OUTSTANDING RESOURCE – VERY SIMPLE TO LEAD AND LOTS OF FUN FOR YOUR STUDENTS!I have tested it on my students from years 7-11, a range of questions easy, medium and challenge! 6 ROUNDS BASED ON WHATS HAPPENED THIS YEAR!CATERGORIES ARE SPORT, MUSIC, GEOGRAPHY, POP CULTURE, NEWS, ANAGRAM ROUND!Divide the class up or do it individually your choice, Very clear and simple to use and follow. Bring a bit of quiz competition to your classroom, whilst also getting your students learning. FUN FOR ALL!I hope you enjoy using this as much as I did. Please give me feedback as I am interested in finding out if this resource was successful for you and your class. 17 Slide PowerPoint.

By MediaShop

SaleTo Proficiency and Beyond! Test-Taking tips and inspiration bulletin board

To Proficiency and Beyond! Test-Taking tips and inspiration bulletin board

Great bulletin board for Standardized Test Season!Simply print, laminate and cut, and you have an instant bulletin board!Includes:1 Rocket Ship (measuring 12 inches in height)12 Shooting Stars with tips (7 inches long)6 meteors with tips (6.5 inches long)1 comet with tip about handwriting on a test (8 inches long)And the words: "To Proficiency and Beyond" which measure 2-3" in height and include planets as the o's and dots on i's.

By sventresca

SaleHomelessness 'The Big Issue' - ASSEMBLY

Homelessness 'The Big Issue' - ASSEMBLY

A 10-15 minute assembly on homelessness in the UK. Causes of homelessness, facts & statistics as well as options for donating and showing support to prevent homelessness.Suitable for all ages!

By rosecoates

SaleAwesome Timer Bundle

Awesome Timer Bundle

A great selection of our countdown timers that can be used as a time management tool in any lesson. This is a 3 minute timer. Each can easily be altered in the animation pane to make the timer shorter or longer. The items can all be selected, copied from this presentation and pasted and inserted into your own or on top of any slide you wish! You and your pupils will love this addition to your lessons.

By TeachElite

SaleSpace. The Big Bang Theory. Facts and Worksheet

Space. The Big Bang Theory. Facts and Worksheet

This resource provides student friendly facts relating to The Big Bang. Also included is an associated worksheet which challenges students to find information in the factsheet. The worksheet also provides students with an opportunity to develop their knowledge further through independent or teacher led investigation. If you are happy with this resource, why not check out our other topical resources by clicking herePlease don't forget to leave feedback.

By Out-Of-The-Box

SaleThe Big Bang Theory Information Poster

The Big Bang Theory Information Poster

This resource provides a visually stimulating poster which outlines some to the main facts about The Big Bang Theory. This poster can be used in conjunction with our Big Bang Theory Information and Worksheet which can be downloaded from our shop by clicking hereThis resource is provided as a jpeg so that it can be printed to various sizes or inserted into documents.Please don't forget to leave feedback. We value your views.

By Out-Of-The-Box

SalePROVE IT! 125 SATs style  questions covering every year 6 objective

PROVE IT! 125 SATs style questions covering every year 6 objective

125 QUESTIONS BROKEN DOWN INTO EACH OBJECTIVE AND SET OUT – SATS STYLE! -USE AS WEEKLY TRACKING, INTERVENTIONS, SATS BOOSTERS, ASSESSMENT, PLENERIES AND MORE! objectives include: Year 6 objectives•solve problems involving the calculation and conversion of units of measure, using decimal notation up to 3 decimal places where appropriate•use, read, write and convert between standard units, converting measurements of length, mass, volume and time from a smaller unit of measure to a larger unit, and vice versa, using decimal notation to up to 3 decimal places•convert between miles and kilometres•recognise that shapes with the same areas can have different perimeters and vice versa•recognise when it is possible to use formulae for area and volume of shapes•calculate the area of parallelograms and triangles•calculate, estimate and compare volume of cubes and cuboids using standard units, including cubic centimetres (cm³) and cubic metres (m³), and extending to other units [for example, mm³ and km³]•express missing number problems algebraically•find pairs of numbers that satisfy an equation with 2 unknowns•enumerate possibilities of combinations of 2 variables•compare and classify geometric shapes based on their properties and sizes and find unknown angles in any triangles, quadrilaterals, and regular polygons•illustrate and name parts of circles, including radius, diameter and circumference and know that the diameter is twice the radius•recognise angles where they meet at a point, are on a straight line, or are vertically opposite, and find missing angles•calculate and interpret the mean as an average•read, write, order and compare numbers up to 10,000,000 and determine the value of each digit•round any whole number to a required degree of accuracy and more! find this resource and more at: www.uniqueclasrooms.com - subscribe to all my resources here for 25 pounds a year.

By erylands

SaleArrows Doodle - Clipart

Arrows Doodle - Clipart

A selection of 4 sets of our arrow clipart. (Green, Black, White/Grey and Gold). Each set includes A selection of 15 arrow doodles. All images are pgn (transparent background). Comes with a PPT slide as displayed in the image.

By TeachElite

Sale99 This or That Ice Breaker Dilemmas for Teachers (editable!)

99 This or That Ice Breaker Dilemmas for Teachers (editable!)

Are you looking for some gripping ways to lighten the mood at the start of a staff meeting after a long, stressful day?Here are 99 of completely unique, written by yours truly, "would you rather" / "this or that" dilemmas - especially for teachers! I have done all the hard work for you and come up with 99 funny and realistic "this or that" icebreakers that teachers can totally relate to, into one neat PowerPoint that you can pull up on a projector or even print off!Let's be real here, most of us dread staff meetings, but having such a huge variety of "would you rather" prompts all neatly packaged in this PowerPoint means teachers will actually start to look forward to them - simply pull up this document and have it ready on the board for your colleagues when they enter the room! They work on an automatic timer to effortlessly scroll through allowing time for colleagues to have a good laugh before the meeting starts!These create an immediate buzz and rapidly boost morale after a long, stressful day. There are 99 dilemmas to choose from which will last you YEARS, and each one is completely EDITABLE to allow for cultural differences in language! Take away the anxiety of being greeted with grumpy faces at the next staff meeting, and simply pop these ice breakers on in the background - your colleagues will totally love them!

By TeachersResourceForce

SaleMixed Wordsearch Bundle

Mixed Wordsearch Bundle

A bundle of wordsearches for wordsearch addicts! Various subjects, ideal to use as starters or extension tasks. £40.00 worth of resources for £12.00.

By Rachel___

SaleBubble Timer

Bubble Timer

A fun countdown timer that can be used as a time management tool in any lesson. This is a 3 minute timer. Each bubble has been set to pop after 10 seconds, but can easily be altered in the animation pane to make the timer shorter or longer. The bubbles can all be selected, copied from this presentation and pasted and inserted into your own or on top of any slide you wish!

By TeachElite

SalePhilosophical Questions

Philosophical Questions

This is a fully interactive PowerPoint. pupils are able to choose an icon, click on it and they are taken to a slide with a question relating to that icon. There is an arrow icon to click on to take you back to the main screen. There are 15 philosophical questions in total. Included in this resource is an editable version and an uneditable version (the fonts on the PowerPoint will be the same as those shown shown in the picture).

By TeachElite

SaleDoodles for TES Resource Covers

Doodles for TES Resource Covers

This pack includes 15 doodles for TES Resource Covers.Doodles include:Tes Recommended AuthorGold AuthorBronze AuthorSilver AuthorGreat QualitySubject DoodlesLiteracyMathsScienceHistoryArtKS1KS2KS3KS4KS5A link back is NOT required unless you wish to do so.

By tesauthors4authors

SaleFloodlands KS2

Floodlands KS2

Character description for William, with build up work for how to write using expanded noun phrases, followed by a modelled example of a character description.Also includes some lead up work to describing a setting and writing an alternative ending for the book 'Floodlands'.

By MissMarple30

SaleTLR Team Improvement CPD (Editable)

TLR Team Improvement CPD (Editable)

Summaries of many team improvement theories and strategies currently being used in successful workplaces the world over. Collected from many sources, this resource brings together a large number of different ideas and opportunities for improving any TLR team, or just some catch up skimming on leadership and management ideas.There are over 50 slides (with some notes) in this PowerPoint from which you can choose the areas most relevant to your needs. These include:Effective leadershipBuilding RelationshipsTeam dynamicsProblem solvingGoal setting (Vision)Decision makingand some example slides are included to show the style.I have used this (in conjunction with printed materials, not included) to train teachers from a wide variety of subjects in different schools, tailoring the slides shown to the priorities of the group. More information can be given on any of the techniques by contacting me. Similarly, please tell me of any improvements you think should be made.Finally, don't forget, this is a editable PowerPoint version. A PDF version is also available on the TES at a lower price.

By ampowell

SaleTale as old as Timer

Tale as old as Timer

An absolutely beautiful timer.. This runs for approximately three minutes. Each rose petal falls from the rose every ten seconds. Included in this is a large version as a main visual in the lesson or a small icon at the lens hand corner of the slide. Copy this and paste it into any presentation!

By TeachElite

SaleOutstanding editable SEND School information report word document

Outstanding editable SEND School information report word document

This outstanding information report meets the requirement set out in the the revised SEN Code of Practice (DfE, April 2014) which states:'The governing bodies of maintained schools and maintained nursery schools and the proprietors of academy schools must publish information on their websites about the implementation of the governing body’s or the proprietor’s policy for pupils with SEN.' (p93) This information report is highly comprehensive and will save SENCOs time to write one from the beginning. It is a word document that can be edited and easily transferred to most educational settings.

By rcooke1

Sale 101 Ways to Promote your Products Right Now

101 Ways to Promote your Products Right Now

101 Ways to Promote your Products Right Now A Complete List of 101 Actions to Promote your ProductsThere is lots of advice on ways to market your resources online but so many of them require you to wait for a particular time or require someone else to take action. This is a list of the actions you can take right now to increase the exposure of your products. I have provided examples where ever possible. I hope this is useful!Thanks for looking Please remember to leave feedback, for updates and promotions you can also follow me here.*****************************************************************************Some of my other products: Big Science Bundle Pack . Complete Space and the Solar System Workbook . Complete Dialogues and Play Scripts Writing Unit .*****************************************************************************

By Charleei