A lesson designed for children to identify the amount of sugar that can be found in a range of different drinks. A PowerPoint to explain what sugar is and an explanation of a range of tasks. Can be carried out in an afternoon on a rotation basis or can be used as a series of lessons to investigate the amount of sugar in drinks. Differentiated worksheets to accompany tasks.
A lesson plan, PowerPoint and differentiated activities to support the teaching of clauses and the extension of simple sentences. Includes a detailed PowerPoint to teach clauses which includes a number of activities for children to complete on whiteboards throughout the session. Varied tasks differentiated by ability to apply the skills taught.
A Philosophy for Children (P4C) lesson aimed at children in Key Stage 2, based on the book ‘The Day The Crayons Quit’ by Drew Daywalt. Lesson begins with a mystery box, which contains a pack of crayons, with one crayon outside of the box. Lesson plan, supporting PowerPoint and planning sheet provided, all in editable formats.
A scenario based Science investigation involving shadows. PowerPoint of sub-headings to support planning of investigation, as well as an accompanying worksheet and scenario card. Also includes evaluation worksheets.
A range of maths topics for revision covered in questions displayed in a PowerPoint. Can be used for test preparation or as lesson starters. Produced in the style of Year 4 Procedural National Tests in Wales. Suitable for children in Key Stage 2 as can be easily edited to suit level of ability. Also easily adapted to suit needs and for testing and revision of a range of maths topics in England. Children to answer on mini white boards before explaining processes/methods used. Coverage includes 4 number operations (sums & word/reasoning problems), fractions, decimals, reading tables & graphs/charts, time, measures (weight, money, capacity), rounding, negative numbers, perimeter, Venn & Carroll diagrams etc. Includes 35 slides of different questions, the majority of which can easily be edited by changing numbers and problems. Slides also included in .zip folder - can be used as challenge cards or easily stuck into maths books.
Pictures of different streets during the Victorian times. Different images of a Victorian street with accompanying writing sheet. Includes Word and pdf formats. Used in a year 1 class, but can easily be used across Primary age phase.
A range of maths topics for revision covered in questions displayed in a PowerPoint. Can be used for test preparation or as lesson starters. Produced for Procedural National Tests in Wales. Suitable for children in Key Stage 2. Easily adapted to suit needs and for testing in England. Can also be used as general revision. Children to answer on mini white boards before explaining processes/methods used.
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.
Scenario based on being stranded on a desert island. Scenario ‘email’ introduced the task to the children. Differentiated activities then introduced which all lead to solving different problems. Whole class work together on differentiated activities, before coming together to share the results of their findings.
A weekly planning document template & evaluation document template based on the new ‘Successful Futures’ curriculum for Wales. Templates are organised in the 6 new ‘Areas of Learning Experience’ (AoLEs). Easily adapted as in .doc formats.
A collection of natural disaster photographs in a PowerPoint presentation. 'Good' and 'bad' example of a description for children to analyse. Fractured narrative guidance sheet & example fractured narrative.
An investigation to identify the effect that exercise has on the human body. Includes a PowerPoint to support investigation planning, with worksheets to evaluate following the investigation. Also includes a PowerPoint about how to take pulse rate & a graphing sheet to display results, with relevant questions to ask of the data.
A collection of resources for teaching perimeter. Suitable for lower KS2, but can be easily modified for older children. Includes a PowerPoint to teach the method for calculating perimeter of regular 2D shapes and compound shapes. Includes shapes for calculating perimeter (some including measures, some needing to be measured) & perimeter word problems. Differentiated 3 ways for both shapes and word problems. Alternative presentation of worksheets for shapes & word problems also included.