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My name is Mike Jackson, a former primary school headteacher. I've teamed up with a fellow retiree David Horner who was a freelance children's poet delivering poetry workshops to children and teachers in schools across this country and abroad. Between us, we bring an extensive wealth of knowledge and experience to the task of creating quality resources. All the money raised from the sale of our resources goes to a local charity called, MedEquip4Kids.

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My name is Mike Jackson, a former primary school headteacher. I've teamed up with a fellow retiree David Horner who was a freelance children's poet delivering poetry workshops to children and teachers in schools across this country and abroad. Between us, we bring an extensive wealth of knowledge and experience to the task of creating quality resources. All the money raised from the sale of our resources goes to a local charity called, MedEquip4Kids.
Christmas Resources
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Christmas Resources

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This Christmas Resources bundle includes: 28 Christmas Bookmarks for the children to colour and use or give away as presents. 40 Christmas borders for the children’s writing. These included lined and plain paper, coloured borders and borders that can be coloured in. 6 Christmas envelope templates and 10 Christmas card designs. 30 Christmas Tags for the children to colour ready for the presents they are going to give this Christmas. All the money raised from the sale of Goodeyedeers resources goes to a charity for local children called MedEquip4Kids. Many thanks for your support.
Christmas Advent Calendar Daily Puzzles
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Christmas Advent Calendar Daily Puzzles

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This Christmas Advent Calendar from Goodeyedeers contains 25 days worth of challenges. They include: Maths Puzzles Word Puzzles Geography Recipes Emoji Sums Multiplication Squares Thinking/Discussion Ideas Writing Ideas And the calendar finishes with a Christmas poem from Goodeyedeers very own poet David Horner. If you enjoy using this resource please leave us a review and don’t forget to check out our other tremendous Christmas resources. The money raised from the sale of our resources is donated to a local North West charity for children called MedEquip4Kids.
Bonfire Night Quiz
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Bonfire Night Quiz

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In this PowerPoint the children are taken through a noisy and colourful quiz to test their knowledge of Bonfire Night and be given information they may not have known. There are ten questions in all, each having three possible answers to choose from. It can be used to test the children after a topic on Bonfire Night/Guy Fawkes or equally, it could be used to introduce this topic by testing what the children already know, or don’t know. It can be used by the whole class, small groups or by individual children. If you enjoy using this resource please leave us a review and don’t forget to check out our other Bonfire Night materials. The money raised from the sale of our resources is donated to a local northwest charity for children called MedEquip4Kids.
Halloween Quiz
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Halloween Quiz

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In this PowerPoint the children are introduced to a friendly ghost called Humphrey who leads them through a quiz that will both test their knowledge of Halloween and give them facts they may not have known It can be used by the whole class, small groups or by individual children. If you enjoy using this resource please leave us a review and don’t forget to check out our other Halloween materials. The money raised from the sale of our resources is donated to a local northwest charity for children called MedEquip4Kids.
Halloween Recipe Poem - Writing Poetry In KS2
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Halloween Recipe Poem - Writing Poetry In KS2

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Get your class writing scary Halloween recipe poems. The PowerPoint takes you through the whole process of writing a Halloween recipe poem. The Teachers’ Notes are written in the form of a script explaining what is contained in each slide of the PowerPoint and giving suggestions for you to explore with the children. All the money raised from the sale of this resource we donate to a local charity for children called MedEquip4Kids. We hope you enjoy this resource. If you do we would much appreciate you leaving us a review and don’t forget to tell your colleagues and friends about us.
A Poet In Your Classroom - Year 6
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A Poet In Your Classroom - Year 6

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Here is a chance for you to have a real poet in your classroom for just £5! In this resource package David Horner, poet in residence here at Goodeyedeers, shares with you a typical session he did when he was working in schools across the country and abroad. A comprehensive set of notes set out in detail how David would have organised a typical visit to school. The package also includes all the resources you will need to duplicate the sessions: Three animated videos where David reads out three of his poems using a number of unusual characters to help him! Text of each of these poems for the children to have as they follow the readings. Suggestions, in the Teachers’ Notes, as to how you might follow this first session up. A PowerPoint containing a complete workshop lesson for you to do with the children to get them writing their own poetry. A set of notes to accompany each of the slides that talk you through the lesson. We hope that you and your class enjoy this resource. If you have any comments we would love to hear from you. You can leave a review or contact us through Twitter @goodeyedeers All the money we make from the sale of our resources goes to a local charity for children called MedEquip4Kids.
A Poet In Your Classroom - Year 5
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A Poet In Your Classroom - Year 5

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Here is a chance for you to have a real poet in your classroom for just £5! In this resource package David Horner, poet in residence here at Goodeyedeers, shares with you a typical session he did when he was working in schools across the country and abroad. A comprehensive set of notes set out in detail how David would have organised a typical visit to school. The package also includes all the resources you will need to duplicate the sessions: Three animated videos where David reads out three of his poems using a number of unusual characters to help him! Text of each of these poems for the children to have as they follow the readings. Suggestions, in the Teachers’ Notes, as to how you might follow this first session up. A PowerPoint containing a complete workshop lesson for you to do with the children to get them writing their own poetry. A set of notes to accompany each of the slides that talk you through the lesson. We hope that you and your class enjoy this resource. If you have any comments we would love to hear from you. You can leave a review or contact us through Twitter @goodeyedeers All the money we make from the sale of our resources goes to a local charity for children called MedEquip4Kids.
A Poet In Your Classroom - Year 4
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A Poet In Your Classroom - Year 4

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Here is a chance for you to have a real poet in your classroom for just £5! In this resource package David Horner, poet in residence here at Goodeyedeers, shares with you a typical session he did when he was working in schools across the country and abroad. A comprehensive set of notes set out in detail how David would have organised a typical visit to school. The package also includes all the resources you will need to duplicate the sessions: Three animated videos where David reads out three of his poems using a number of unusual characters to help him! Text of each of these poems for the children to have as they follow the readings. Suggestions, in the Teachers’ Notes, as to how you might follow this first session up. A PowerPoint containing a complete workshop lesson for you to do with the children to get them writing their own poetry. A set of notes to accompany each of the slides that talk you through the lesson. We hope that you and your class enjoy this resource. If you have any comments we would love to hear from you. You can leave a review or contact us through Twitter @goodeyedeers All the money we make from the sale of our resources goes to a local charity for children called MedEquip4Kids.
A Poet In Your Classroom - Year 3
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A Poet In Your Classroom - Year 3

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Here is a chance for you to have a real poet in your classroom for just £5! In this resource package David Horner, poet in residence here at Goodeyedeers, shares with you a typical session he did when he was working in schools across the country and abroad. A comprehensive set of notes set out in detail how David would have organised a typical visit to school. The package also includes all the resources you will need to duplicate the sessions: Three animated videos where David reads out three of his poems using a number of unusual characters to help him! Text of each of these poems for the children to have as they follow the readings. Suggestions, in the Teachers’ Notes, as to how you might follow this first session up. A PowerPoint containing a complete workshop lesson for you to do with the children to get them writing their own poetry. A set of notes to accompany each of the slides that talk you through the lesson. We hope that you and your class enjoy this resource. If you have any comments we would love to hear from you. You can leave a review or contact us through Twitter @goodeyedeers All the money we make from the sale of our resources goes to a local charity for children called MedEquip4Kids.
Back to School Pack
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Back to School Pack

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This Back to School set of printable resources is ideal for the start of the new academic year. It contains: 5 printable ‘All About Me’ sheets for you to find out more about the children in your new class. 5 Growth Mindset doodles for the children to colour. 5 A4 Growth Mindset posters to display in your classroom. A set of shields and t-shirts for the children to fill in about themselves. A set of 5 holiday themed writing borders with fully lined, half lined and blank pages. An idea to get the children to write an autobiographical acrostic poem. All the money raised from the sale of this resource goes to a local charity for children called MedEquip4Kids. If you find this resource useful then we would love a review from you and maybe a mention on Twitter where you can find us at @goodeyedeers
10 Writing Ideas - Children's Workbook
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10 Writing Ideas - Children's Workbook

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This creative writing workbook includes instructions for 10 writing ideas plus a writing frame and border for each one. Writers of all abilities are given a simple structure that will enable them to succeed in getting words down on that blank piece of paper. They will achieve a rewarding result quickly. To encourage independent work, each activity begins with an example of the intended outcome, so young writers can see what they are aiming at. The activity is then explained, step by step. Money raised from the sale of all our resources goes to a local charity for sick children called MedEquip4Kids.
4 Quick Writing Ideas for Father's Day
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4 Quick Writing Ideas for Father's Day

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Four great ideas that will quickly get your children writing for Father’s Day. Aimed at children in Key Stage 2. Here are some great exercises to prove to youngsters that writing doesn’t have to be a slow chore. Quite the opposite. In 10, 20, 30 minutes young writers will experiment with the words and grammar of English – for the sheer pleasure of it. They will achieve a rewarding result quickly; and in so doing develop confidence in their ability to control the language, rather than have it control them. All the money raised from the sale of our resources here at Goodeyedeers goes to a children for charity called MedEquip4Kids.
10 Awesome Writing Ideas
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10 Awesome Writing Ideas

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This eBook contains ten great ideas that will get your children writing. Writers of all abilities are given a simple structure that will enable them to succeed in getting words down on that blank piece of paper. They will achieve a rewarding result quickly. To encourage independent work, each activity begins with an example of the intended outcome, so young writers can see what they are aiming at. The activity is then explained, step by step, leaving you, the teacher, to decide how best to present it to your class. For some a short piece of writing might be a great achievement in itself. For others it is just a start and they can be encouraged to revisit and redraft their writing to make it the best they can. Money raised from the sale of all our resources goes to a local charity for sick children called MedEquip4Kids.
Fun With Homophones and Homonyms
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Fun With Homophones and Homonyms

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These four PowerPoint lessons explain to the children what homophones and homonyms are and then shows them how to create some teasing riddles and riddle poems to try out on their friends. These resource are intended to foster youngster’s confidence and skill in navigating the quirks of English spelling by making it a game to engage with, rather than a problem to worry about. All the money raised from the sale of this resources is donated to a local charity for children called MedEquip4Kids.
Daily Morning Challenges
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Daily Morning Challenges

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This Powerpoint contains 16 weeks’ worth of morning challenges (80 in all). Aimed at youngsters in KS2 and lower KS3. There is a mixture of english and maths challenges, thinking skills, logic puzzles and visual literacy. The resource contains two PowerPoints - one has the challenges arranged so that, for example, you get five maths challenges in a particular week or five spelling challenges. The second PowerPoint contains the same challenges but each week is a mixed bag. Some of the challenges are open-ended. Those having an answer are followed by an answer slide. The themes covered are: Geography Recipes - work out the amounts needed to make each city. Emoji Sums - emoji figures instead of numbers. Great fun! Anagram-azing - all the anagrams are words from the NC Word Lists. Words Within Words - just how many words can you make from one word? Thinking Skills - let your imagination go wild! Matchstick Puzzles - these should be easy but… Visual Literacy - some great pictures to think about, discuss and maybe write about. Word Sums - where did all those peanuts go? Planet Recipes - work out the amounts needed to make each planet. Multiplication Facts - a multiplication grid to fill in. If you enjoy using this resource then we would love you to leave us a review. All the money raised from the sale of our resources goes to a local charity for children called MedEquip4Kids.
Spelling Cards - Years 3/4 Word List (Set 2)
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Spelling Cards - Years 3/4 Word List (Set 2)

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This set of 32 Task Cards will help children master the spelling of the words on the Year 3/4 NC Word List. An anagram can be a great way of remembering a tricky spelling. They work as mnemonics, by having all the letters of the original word or phrase arranged in a fresh form. For example, *‘astronomers’*makes ‘no more stars’. It all makes learning fun! Each task card includes a simple explanation of how anagrams work. Each card features an example of an anagram - a different one on each card. Each of the cards features an anagram of a word from the Year 3/4 NC Word List. Each card is numbered so children can easily track which cards they have completed. They can record their answers on the answer sheet, which also includes space for them to show any working out. An answer key is also included. All the money raised from the sale of our resources we donate to a local charity for children called MedEquip4Kids. If you enjoy this set of Task Cards why not check out our Set 1 and free set . Once you have all three sets then you will have a total of 76 cards - three quarters of all the words on the Word List. Spelling Cards - Years 3/4 Word List - Set 1 Spelling Cards - Years 3/4 Word List
Spelling Cards - Years 3/4 Word List (Set 1)
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Spelling Cards - Years 3/4 Word List (Set 1)

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A set of 32 Task Cards to help Year 3/4 children learn the spellings of the words on the NC Word List. An anagram can be a great way of remembering a tricky spelling. They work as mnemonics, by having all the letters of the original word or phrase arranged in a fresh form. For example, *‘astronomers’ *makes ‘no more stars’. It all makes learning fun! Each task card includes a simple explanation of how anagrams work. Each card features an example of an anagram - a different one on each card. Each of the cards features an anagram of a word from the Year 3/4 NC Word List. Each card is numbered so children can easily track which cards they have completed. They can record their answers on the answer sheet, which also includes space for them to show any working out. An answer key is also included. All the money raised from the sale of our resources we donate to a local charity for children called MedEquip4Kids. If you enjoy this set of Task Cards why not check out our Set 2 and free set . Once you have all three sets then you will have a total of 76 cards - three quarters of all the words on the Word List. Spelling Cards - Years 3/4 Word List (Set 2) Spelling Cards - Years 3/4 Word List
Spelling Cards - Years 3/4 Word List
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Spelling Cards - Years 3/4 Word List

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Anagram-azing - Anagrams and the NC Word List for Years 3 and 4 An anagram can be a great way of remembering a tricky spelling. They work as mnemonics, by having all the letters of the original word or phrase arranged in a fresh form. For example, astronomers makesno more stars. It all makes learning fun! Each task card includes a simple explanation of how anagrams work. Each card features an example of an anagram - a different one on each card. Each of the cards features an anagram of a word from the Year 3/4 NC Word List. An answer sheet for the children and a sheet of answers for the teacher are included. If you enjoy this free set of Task Cards why not check out our further two sets. Once you have all three sets then you will have a total of 76 cards - three quarters of all the words on the Word List. Spelling Cards - Years 3/4 Word List Set 1 Spelling Cards - Years 3/4 Word List Set 2
Maths Task Cards - Fractions
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Maths Task Cards - Fractions

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Addition & Subtraction of Fractions - this set of 32 free task cards looks at the addition and subtraction of fractions. Aimed at children in KS2 and KS3. The cards can be used in a variety of ways by individual children, pairs, small groups and even the whole class. They can be used to reinforce concepts learnt, as assessment and even sent home as homework. Each card is numbered so children can easily track which cards they have completed. They can record their answers on the answer sheet, which also includes space for them to show any working out. An answer key is also included. All the money raised from the sale of our resources we donate to a local charity for children called MedEquip4Kids. Check out our other sets of Task Cards: Maths Task Cards - Improper Fractions Maths Task Cards - Fractions Maths Task Cards - Multiplication Tables SATs Practice Task cards - Maths 24 Task Cards - Punctuation Matters
SATs Practice Task Cards - Maths
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SATs Practice Task Cards - Maths

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Arithmetic SATs Practice - this set of 36 task cards gives the children practice in completing questions they are going to come across in the KS2 Maths SATs papers The cards can be used in a variety of ways by individual children, pairs, small groups and even the whole class. Each card is numbered so children can easily track which cards they have completed. They can record their answers on the included answer sheet and show their working out. An answer key is also included. All the money raised from the sale of this resource we donate to a local charity for children called MedEquip4Kids We hope you enjoy this resource. If you do we would much appreciate you leaving us a review and don’t forget to tell your colleagues and friends about us. Check out our other sets of Maths Task Cards: Maths Task Cards - Improper Fractions Maths Task Cards - Multiplication Tables Maths Task Cards - Fractions