STEM Introduction Pack

STEM Introduction Pack

This STEM Introduction Pack is a great way to introduce your class to STEM challenges and activities. It includes all you need from Student Roles, Posters, Displays, Experiments and of course Challenges. This pack can also be used to extend what you already have in your class. This pack includes: STEM Rotating Starship: A Science and Engineering Challenge. STEM Rotating Starship: A Science and Engineering Challenge. STEM Rotating Starship: A Science and Engineering Challenge. STEM Paperclip Boat: A Science and Engineering Challenge. STEM Water Drop Race: A Science and Engineering Challenge. STEM Zooming Paper Dory: A Science and Engineering Challenge. Enjoy
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STEM Math Murder Mystery Case#54 A Math Challenge

STEM Math Murder Mystery Case#54 A Math Challenge

This murder mystery will engage students by taking them on a journey to solve addition math puzzles to solve a murder. Students will need to gather evidence by completing charts, Interview witnesses by sorting through addition equations and compare data to narrow the suspects. Finally they will narrow it down to two suspects, with a final hundred chart puzzle to uncover the truth. Who is the Math Mystery Murderer!!! Enjoy
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STEM Math Murder Mystery: A Math Challenge Bundle

STEM Math Murder Mystery: A Math Challenge Bundle

This bundle includes 3 murder mysteries. Your students will love them. These murder mysteries will engage students by taking them on a journey to solve addition math puzzles to solve a murder. Students will need to gather evidence by completing charts, Interview witnesses by sorting through addition equations and compare data to narrow the suspects. Finally they will narrow it down to two suspects, with a final hundred chart puzzle to uncover the truth. Who is the Math Mystery Murderer!!!
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Pancake Day CSI: The Case of the Half Eaten Pancake Shrove Tuesday

Pancake Day CSI: The Case of the Half Eaten Pancake Shrove Tuesday

This STEM CSI investigation is themed around a Pancake Day. It is the perfect activity for Shrove Tuesday or otherwise known as Pancake Day, but can be used all year round. This activity will engage students by taking them on a journey to solve 10, 100 or 1000 addition and subtraction puzzles . Students narrow down the suspects by completing the activities and marking them off from the suspect list until one person is left. Who ate the pancake? Answer sheets are included Please remember to follow me. Enjoy
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Newton's Laws of Motion Card Sort with QR code

Newton's Laws of Motion Card Sort with QR code

This card sort activity will challenge your students to identify and categorize all 3 of Newton's Laws. This interactive card sort contains 9 pages of cards (4 per page) for a total of 36 different cards. These cards are great for review, rotations, partner work, or individual. I have included 2 versions in this pack 1. with a QR code so that students can self mark their own work, freeing up your teacher time 2. For an extra challenge, and more teacher lead, a copy without the QR code. Included in this set is the following: -3 category cards (ex. Newton's 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Law) -3 definitions (one for each category card) -10 examples with pictures of each law (30 example cards total) - An answer key has also been included for reference. Please remember to follow me. Enjoy
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Weather Instruments PowerPoint Show

Weather Instruments PowerPoint Show

This Weather Instruments Presentation looks at the different types of instruments used to gather the current and future weather conditions locally and around the world.. It provides explanations with high quality images to reinforce the children's learning and talking points. Presentation Topics: - Barometer - Rain Gauge - Thermometer - Anemometer - Wind Vane - Wind Sock - Hygrometer - Weather Balloon - Weather Satellitre - Doppler Radar Please remember to follow me Enjoy
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Forces and Motion PowerPoint Show

Forces and Motion PowerPoint Show

This Forces and Motion Presentation identifies the difference between force and motion and gives examples of the various types. It provides explanations in child centred language with high quality images to reinforce the children's learning and talking points. Presentation Topics: - Forces Vs Motion - Sir Isaac Newton - First Law of Motion - Second Law of Motion - Third Law of Motion - Examples of Each of the Motions Laws - Normal Force - Applied Force - Frictional Force - Spring Force - Resisting Force - What Forces Can You See Please remember to follow me Enjoy
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Weather Instruments Vocabulary Word Wall Posters

Weather Instruments Vocabulary Word Wall Posters

This resource pack contains 24 weather instrument vocabulary posters. Each poster has an explanation of the term and a picture or diagram to illustrate the word to the student. Each poster is written in a student friendly voice for easy understanding. These posters are make excellent anchor charts and look fantastic on your wall. Words included are: Anemometer, Barometer, Hygrometer, Rain Gauge, Thermometer, Wind Vain, High Pressure, Low Pressure, Cold Front, Warm Front, Humidity, Air Pressure, Weather Balloon, Wind Sock, Celsius, Fahrenheit, Climate, Meteorologist, Water Cycle, Satellite, Radar, Isobar, Wind and Weather, If you would like any words added please contact me and i am happy to do so. Please remember to follow me. Enjoy.
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Initial Sounds Alphabet Mats

Initial Sounds Alphabet Mats

With beginning readers in mind, these initial sounds alphabet mats are perfect for young children learning their first words. Each mat focuses on a single letter. They are ready to print. All that is required is to then laminate them for extra strength. Personally I use card stock for even more durability. Children add counters to mark each choice before choosing a new mat. Each mat contains 10 pictures of the corresponding letter. Please remember to follow me Enjoy
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Animal Adaptations PowerPoint Show Physical Vs Behavioral

Animal Adaptations PowerPoint Show Physical Vs Behavioral

This Animal Adaptations Presentation looks at the differences between physical and behavioral animal adaptations. It provides examples with high quality images to reinforce the children's learning and talking points. At the end of the presentation there are further images to provide the students with an opportunity to explain what they have learnt. Presentation Topics: - Behavioral Vs Physical Adaptations - Webbed Feet - Sharp Claws - Whiskers - Sharp Teeth - Large Beaks - Wings/Flying - Hooves - The Body and Camouflage - What Adaptations Can You See Please remember to follow me Enjoy
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Number Mats 0-10 Say, Read, Draw, Make, Write it Polka Dot it

Number Mats 0-10 Say, Read, Draw, Make, Write it Polka Dot it

Building number sense in the Early Years is vital. These number word mats for number between zero and ten are perfect for students learning and revision. Students read the correct word to match the number, draw the amount in the blank ten frame along with make it using play-dough or wix-stix and then write the number word. To get the most from the Number Word Mats, I suggest printing the mat on to white cardstock and then laminating the mat for extra durability. Please remember to follow me Enjoy
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Number Mats 0-10 Say, Read, Draw, Make, Write it

Number Mats 0-10 Say, Read, Draw, Make, Write it

Building number sense in the Early Years is vital. These number word mats for number between zero and ten are perfect for students learning and revision. Students read the correct word to match the number, draw the amount in the blank ten frame along with make it using play-dough or wix-stix and then write the number word. To get the most from the Number Word Mats, I suggest printing the mat on to white cardstock and then laminating the mat for extra durability. Please remember to follow me Enjoy
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Waitangi Day Whakatauki Maori Proverb Puzzles New Zealand Te Reo

Waitangi Day Whakatauki Maori Proverb Puzzles New Zealand Te Reo

These Whakatauki puzzles involve students converting Maori proverbs from English to Te Reo using a cryptogram. This resource is perfect for a Waitangi Day activity, Maori Language Week, or for your day to day Te Reo teaching in a Bi-Lingual, Full Immersion or normal primary class. Included in this pack are the following Whakatauki-Maori Proverbs: - Pursue excellence – should you stumble, let it be to a lofty mountain. - My language is my awakening, my language is the window to my soul. - Goodwill towards others is a precious treasure. - With your food basket and my food basket the people will thrive. - What is the most important thing in the world? It is people! It is people! It is people! - What is the food of the leader. It is knowledge. It is communication. Please remember to follow me Enjoy
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Waitangi Day Wharenui Meeting House for Class Treaty Rules New Zealand Te Reo

Waitangi Day Wharenui Meeting House for Class Treaty Rules New Zealand Te Reo

Setting up your class rules or treaty at the start of the year is important for any class. These meeting houses make a perfect template to create a display for your class. I typically have a discussion with the students to talk about what rules they would like. The students then write them onto to the templates to make a colourful display on the wall. I have include 4 different versions for you to chose from to so that you have one that best fits your students and class. - Already coloured in traditional Maori colours. - Needs to be coloured in with koru's already on Wharenui - Basic shape of Wharenui (Koru's need to be added) - Blank template with no lines.Students do it all This resource is perfect for a Waitangi Day activity, Maori Language Week, or for your day to day Te Reo teaching in a Bi-Lingual, Full Immersion or normal primary class. Please remember to follow me Enjoy
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Winter Olympic Games 2018 Wall Display Anchor Poster

Winter Olympic Games 2018 Wall Display Anchor Poster

The Winter Olympics is here This wall display is the perfect way to celebrate the Winter Olympics. It captures the students imagination and fits in with any unit that you may be doing for the Olympics. Included are all 15 Winter Olympic Sport Categories, with a description of the event and a picture to illustrate it.
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STEM Winter Olympic The Luge 2018: Engineering Math Challenge

STEM Winter Olympic The Luge 2018: Engineering Math Challenge

The Winter Olympics is here This STEM challenge includes both an engineering challenge and sheets for students to work out the median, mean, range and mode in the context of creating the fastest Luge.. Students are asked to both record and graph their results. This challenge is perfect for the Olympic games and includes everything you need to actively engage your students in team work.
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Blooms's Taxonomy Differentiated Higher Order Thinking Reading Responses

Blooms's Taxonomy Differentiated Higher Order Thinking Reading Responses

Bloom;s Taxonomy cards for your class for higher order thinking in their reading comprehension. These cards can be used during whole class lessons, small group, differentiated small groups, literature circles, literacy centers, independent work and much more! They are a great teaching tool and a great way to get students thinking and applying reading skills with selections! Included in this download are 64 differentiated comprehension question cards: - 10 Remembering questions - 11 Understanding questions - 10 Applying questions - 10 Analyzing questions - 15 Evaluating questions - 7 Creating questions All you need to do is print, cut and laminate and they are ready to go. Please remember to follow me Enjoy
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Winter Olympics South Korea 2018 Mega Bundle

Winter Olympics South Korea 2018 Mega Bundle

This MEGA Winter Olympic Games Bundle has everything you need to make a fun and engagin unit before, during and after the Olympic game period. It includes 3 writing activities, math challenges, stem activities, and other fun stuff. Winter Olympics CSI: The Case of the Missing Gold Medal STEM activity This CSI themed multiplication and division activity will engage students by taking them on a journey to solve Winter Olympic Games math problems and puzzles. Students narrow down the suspects by completing the activities and marking them off from the suspect list until one person is left. Who stole the Gold Medal? This case includes Clue 1: Solving Division Problems Clue 2: True or False Multiplication Clue 3: Multiplication and Division Sequence Clue 4: Moving up and down 10's, 100's amd 1000's Clue 5: Multiplication and Division Cryptogram Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Narrative Writing Scenario Winter Olympics in PyeongChan is upon us. This Visually stunning writing scenario takes the audience on a journey to the Olympics in first person. Included in this pack is a PowerPoint Presentation to show your students. The bigger the screen the better as these are high quality images. During the show, students discuss and fill in the 5 senses chart provided. These notes will help direct the students in their writing with a vocabulary rich story. Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Newspaper Writing Scenario Winter Olympics in PyeongChan is upon us. This Visually stunning writing scenario takes the audience on a journey to the PyeongChan Winter Olympics as a Newspaper reporter. During this presentation an Ice Hockey game is played out, with one country accused of cheating. Everything is included in this pack to make every student successful.Photos are taken and quotes are given. Included in this pack is a PowerPoint Presentation to show your students. The bigger the screen the better as these are high quality images. During the show, students discuss and fill in the graphic organizers that are included. These notes will help direct the students in their writing with a detailed, accurate and rich story. Then complete the included newspaper templates. STEM Winter Olympic Raising the Flag 2018: Engineering Math Challenge The Winter Olympics is here This STEM challenge includes both an engineering challenge and sheets for students to work out the median, mean, range and mode in the context of creating a flag pole that raises the Olympic flag the highest. Students are asked to both record and graph their results. This challenge is perfect for the Olympic games and includes everything you need to actively engage your students in team work. Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Word Search Find A word find with the Winter Olympic Sports to be found. A great fill in time for winter or a lead in for a bigger project. Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Hundreds Chart Hidden Picture This fun Winter Olympic hidden picture will engage and excite your students. Everything you need is included. Just print and go. No preparation required. This pack includes 2 Olympic themed Hundreds Chart Hidden Pictures. They include the rings and the torch STEM Winter Olympic The Luge 2018: Engineering Math Challenge This STEM challenge includes both an engineering challenge and sheets for students to work out the median, mean, range and mode in the context of creating the fastest Luge.. Students are asked to both record and graph their results. This challenge is perfect for the Olympic games and includes everything you need to actively engage your students in team work.
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Winter Olympics CSI: The Case of the Missing Gold Medal STEM activity

Winter Olympics CSI: The Case of the Missing Gold Medal STEM activity

This CSI themed multiplication and division activity will engage students by taking them on a journey to solve Winter Olympic Games math problems and puzzles. Students narrow down the suspects by completing the activities and marking them off from the suspect list until one person is left. Who stole the Gold Medal? This case includes Clue 1: Solving Division Problems Clue 2: True or False Multiplication Clue 3: Multiplication and Division Sequence Clue 4: Moving up and down 10's, 100's amd 1000's Clue 5: Multiplication and Division Cryptogram Answer sheets are included Can your class solve all of the clues?
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Forces and Motion Wall Poster and Science Anchor Charts

Forces and Motion Wall Poster and Science Anchor Charts

This resource pack contains 38 science forces and motion vocabulary posters. Each poster has an explanation of the term and a picture or diagram to illustrate the word to the student. Each poster is written in a student friendly voice for easy understanding. These posters make excellent anchor charts and look fantastic on your wall. Words included are: Friction, Position, Gravitational Force, Mass, Matter, Acceleration Force, Acceleration Mass, Momentum, Weight, Speed, Velocity, Acceleration, Balanced Forces, Unbalanced Forces, Potential Energy, Kinetic Energy, Inertia, Force, Work, Distance, Newtons 1st Law, Newtons 2nd Law, Newtons 3rd Law, Net Force, Newton, Push, Pull, Spring Scale, Air Resistance, Newton, Lubricants, Surface, Direction, Magnetic Force, Displacement, Electrical Force, Action and Reaction, If you would like any words added please contact me and i am happy to do so. Please remember to follow me. Enjoy.
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Matter - atoms, elements, molecules and compounds A3 Anchor Poster

Matter - atoms, elements, molecules and compounds A3 Anchor Poster

This high quality poster is ideal for your classroom wall, bulletin board or science display. It makes a great anchor for students (and teacher) to refer to. Ideal for referencing Atoms, Elements, Molecules and Compounds. If you are interested in this product I have additional resources related to this topic that can be bought individually.
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Forms of Energy and Types of Energy A3 MELTS Poster

Forms of Energy and Types of Energy A3 MELTS Poster

This high quality poster is ideal for your classroom wall, bulletin board or science display. It makes a great anchor for students (and teacher) to refer to. I have included 5 designs with different colored tittles to fit your room decor. Enjoy.
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Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Narrative Writing Scenario

Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Narrative Writing Scenario

Winter Olympics in PyeongChan is upon us. This Visually stunning writing scenario takes the audience on a journey to the Olympics in first person. Included in this pack is a PowerPoint Presentation to show your students. The bigger the screen the better as these are high quality images. During the show, students discuss and fill in the 5 senses chart provided. These notes will help direct the students in their writing with a vocabulary rich story. Enjoy!!!
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Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Newspaper Writing Scenario

Winter Olympic Games South Korea PyeongChan 2018 Newspaper Writing Scenario

Winter Olympics in PyeongChan is upon us. This Visually stunning writing scenario takes the audience on a journey to the PyeongChan Winter Olympics as a Newspaper reporter. During this presentation an Ice Hockey game is played out, with one country accused of cheating . Everything is included in this pack to make every student successful.Photos are taken and quotes are given. Included in this pack is a PowerPoint Presentation to show your students. The bigger the screen the better as these are high quality images. During the show, students discuss and fill in the graphic organizers that are included. These notes will help direct the students in their writing with a detailed, accurate and rich story. Then complete the included newspaper templates. Please take a look at my other Winter Olympic writing scenario's. Enjoy!!!
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