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The resources are created for high school special education classes comprised of children with a disability and/or learning difficulties. The resources are made to avoid distraction by using well-spaced text and minimising graphics. The aim is to improve literacy, numeracy, living and social skills by providing engaging, challenging and age-appropriate resources. They cover a wide range of subject areas and year levels and include differentiation, lesson plans and extension work.

The resources are created for high school special education classes comprised of children with a disability and/or learning difficulties. The resources are made to avoid distraction by using well-spaced text and minimising graphics. The aim is to improve literacy, numeracy, living and social skills by providing engaging, challenging and age-appropriate resources. They cover a wide range of subject areas and year levels and include differentiation, lesson plans and extension work.
Probability: Revision and Consolidation

Probability: Revision and Consolidation

A useful set of 5 worksheets and one activity for revision and consolidation of concepts relating to probability. The worksheets include the language of probability, calculating the probability of an event, converting fractions-decimals-%, Venn diagrams and 2 Way tables. The Activity includes tallying and determining Relative Frequency (simple level). All are editable and printable. Word and PDF are included as it is easier to view in PDF but easier to edit in word.
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Time Cards: Matching digital and written form: o'clock and 1/2 past

Time Cards: Matching digital and written form: o'clock and 1/2 past

A set of 24 time cards. Children can match digital with the written form. Ready to print, cut out and laminate. Set A covers o’clock and ½ past e.g. 1:00 matches with 1 o’clock. Great for consolidating telling and reading the time. Designed to be no fuss, one A4 page – easy to print and set up as an activity as part of group work. Sets B – G are offered for sale as a separate product.
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Fun Writing Worksheet - Recount Skills

Fun Writing Worksheet - Recount Skills

Ready to print, fun and engaging writing activity. Use as a diagnostic tool to determine your new students’ writing strengths and weaknesses. Perfect for consolidating recount skills. Children can create sentences (sometimes silly ones) by cutting and rearranging. These can then be expanded into paragraphs or full narratives. Differentiation is easy as students who struggle with writing can create just the sentences while more capable writers can be extended. Suitable for Grade 3 upwards. Perfect for engaging reluctant writers. Editable.
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Fun Writing Activity - Travel and Holidays

Fun Writing Activity - Travel and Holidays

These fun Writing Activities are ready to print. Fun and engaging to begin the school year and continue the ‘Holiday’ vibe. A good diagnostic tool to use with your new class to determine students’ strengths and weaknesses. Good for reluctant writers. Designed to appeal to different types of learners and to incorporate Higher Order Thinking Skills. Children can work independently or in pairs. Use as whole class, group work or as part of a writing centre. Great for consolidation of writing skills. Contents: • Favourite Destinations -10 task cards -10 corresponding worksheets – children can list, sort, explain, compare, identify advantages and disadvantages, design and create, plan and research. • Suggestions for Differentiation. • Holiday Destinations -10 task cards – covers imaginative, persuasive and informative writing – tasks include writing sentences, paragraphs, story endings, Who Am I and poetry (for completing in children’s exercise books.) Offered in word for ease of editing and PDF for ease of viewing.
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Lesson One:  Lesson Plan and Resources

Lesson One: Lesson Plan and Resources

Lesson One of a Unit of 10 Lessons on Ancient Egypt (available individually or as a bundle) Contents: detailed step by step lesson plan levelled word searches (3levels) with answers suggestions for differentiation Ready to print and editable. Created for High School Years 9, 10 Special Education students (ID, ASD, SLI) and students with learning difficulties who had varying literacy levels from non-readers to reading at close to peer age level but with low comprehension levels and limited higher order thinking skills. This unit could be used successfully in primary school classrooms. Lesson content and resources have been differentiated and are designed to be expanded and taken further by more able students while allowing low level students to succeed and engage in the learning. Both word and PDF versions are offered as it is easier to view in PDF format but it is suggested to download in word to enable editing.
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St Patrick's Day Recipe and Lesson Plan

St Patrick's Day Recipe and Lesson Plan

This fun learning activity includes the Cupcakes Recipe, Recipe Worksheet, a detailed Lesson Plan, an Evaluation Checklist of Associated Outcomes and a Self Assessment/Peer Assessment checklist for students to complete. These checklists are extremely handy for assessment and reporting. I used them when compiling folios of evidence of achievement of goals for students working towards a QCIA (Queensland Certificate of Individual Achievement). All resources are editable and printable. They are offered in Word and PDF as it is clearer to view in PDF but easier to print or edit in Word.
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Australia:  Narrative Writing

Australia: Narrative Writing

6 Focus Areas (22 ready to print activities) to help children practise skills for Narrative Writing. All based on topics about Australia. All are printable, include instructions and have answers where applicable. Use for whole class, group work, partner or individual work. Perfect for a Writing Centre. Also offered as part of a bundle ‘Australia – Writing Activities’ Includes: • Clauses 2 printable worksheets with answers completing sentences and identifying clauses • Clauses (printable cards to print and make sentences) makes a matching sentence/clause Includes lesson notes on different ways the cards can be used and suggestions for differentiation. • Transition Words 9 printable activities Choosing, identifying and using Transition words Writing a paragraph and introduction/orientation (includes peer/self-editing guidelines and a graphic organiser) • Recount skills printable worksheet with answers identifying when/who/where/why and arranging in sentences opportunity for extension from sentence to paragraph to narrative • Writing a description 4 activities on a 2-page printable worksheet read and draw a character to match draw a face from options given study a face and describe it expanding characters into and Introduction for a narrative (includes graphic organiser) • Figurative Language – Australian Idioms 5 fun activities over 3 printable pages matching, interpreting, expanding sentences, completing sentences, writing a paragraph (scaffolded)
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AnzacDayActivityPack - 6 worksheets

AnzacDayActivityPack - 6 worksheets

The pack consists of six engaging worksheets originally used in a High School Support classroom which included children with a disability and children with learning difficulties. Would also work well in lower year levels from Year 5. To avoid distraction text is well spaced with minimal graphics. The Spelling/Grammar worksheet and the Poetry worksheet have a Naplan style question format. All are editable and printable and include answers. Offered in Word for ease of editing. A PDF zipped folder is also included. Contents: Anzac Day Activities Pack Cover page Vocab Activities worksheet + answers Comprehension worksheet + answers Word Search + answers Cloze Activity + answers Spelling and Grammar Activities Worksheet (Naplan style question format) + answers Poetry worksheet (Naplan style question format) + answers
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FathersDay WritingActivities

FathersDay WritingActivities

4 Ready to print worksheets about Fathers’ Day. Great for end of year independent work or group work or even whole class. 2 versions are offered where children can use Dad or insert the name of a special person. Contents: Writing using Sentence Starters Acrostic Poem – differentiated with a page of Adjectives to choose from Rhyming Couplets – finish the sentence starting with I would rather Interpreting a poem – multiple choice with answers provided Offered in word (for editing) and PDF Activities can be illustrated and trimmed and used as card inserts or framed as part of a craft activity or copied onto card and laminated. Lots of options.
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Ancient Egypt Activity Cards

Ancient Egypt Activity Cards

Eight printable and editable Activity Cards including matching words and meanings, opposites, plurals, past tense, unjumbling sentences and apostrophes. Answers included. Suggest to view in PDF format and download in Word. Print out on card and laminate for a lasting resource. Taken from an Activity Based Lesson (Lesson 5) - part of a 10 lesson unit of work on Ancient Egypt which was created for High School Years 9, 10 Special Education students (ID, ASD, SLI) and students with learning difficulties who had varying literacy levels from non-readers to reading at close to peer age level but with low comprehension levels and limited higher order thinking skills. This unit could be used successfully in primary school classrooms. Lesson content and resources have been differentiated and are designed to be expanded and taken further by more able students while allowing low level students to succeed and engage in the learning.
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Easter: Comprehension and Activity Sheet

Easter: Comprehension and Activity Sheet

This is a comprehension and activity sheet about Easter eggs and has no religious content. Children can gain meaning from text, explain information, give opinions, complete vocabulary and True/False questions, undertake research activities and design and create. Editable and printable with answers included. Used in high school learning support classes and primary classrooms. Differentiation: More capable students can complete unassisted or in pairs. Low level readers can work with teacher or teacher aide. It is suggested these children number the paragraphs and use highlighters to locate answers. Offered in Word for ease of editing and PDF for clarity when viewing.
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Lesson Five: Lesson Plan and Resources

Lesson Five: Lesson Plan and Resources

Lesson Five is an Activity-based Lesson. Contents: detailed lesson plan including instructions and suggestions on how to run this lesson successfully. levelled worksheets for differentiation links to a Hieroglyphics translator and quiz printable crosswords (2 levels) Ideas for extension work Word Match worksheets (2levels) spelling activity worksheets (3 levels) True/False activity that can be used for assessment. Grammar cards All are printable and editable and have answers provided. Both word and PDF versions are included as it is easier to view in PDF but suggested to download in word to allow for editing. Created for High School Years 9, 10 Special Education students (ID, ASD, SLI) and students with learning difficulties who had varying literacy levels from non-readers to reading at close to peer age level but with low comprehension levels and limited higher order thinking skills. This unit could be used successfully in primary school classrooms. Lesson content and resources have been differentiated and are designed to be expanded and taken further by more able students while allowing low level students to succeed and engage in the learning. To avoid distraction worksheets contain minimal graphics and text is well spaced. This resource can be purchased as a bundle (10 lessons). Lesson One and ‘Ancient Egypt Grammar Cards’ are offered free.
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Lesson Seven:  Lesson Plan and Resources

Lesson Seven: Lesson Plan and Resources

Lesson Seven of a Unit of 10 Lessons on Ancient Egypt. Contents: detailed step by step lesson plan Information Sheets about Daily Life worksheets and modified worksheets to complete as part of group work interview ideas and suggested questions. Ready to print resource. Both word and PDF versions are included as it is easier to view in PDF but suggested to download in word to allow for editing. Created for High School Years 9, 10 Special Education students (ID, ASD, SLI) and students with learning difficulties who had varying literacy levels from non-readers to reading at close to peer age level but with low comprehension levels and limited higher order thinking skills. This unit could be used successfully in primary school classrooms. Lesson content and resources have been differentiated and are designed to be expanded and taken further by more able students while allowing low level students to succeed and engage in the learning. To avoid distraction worksheets contain minimal graphics and text is well spaced. This lesson can be purchased as part of a bundle (10 lessons). Lesson One and Ancient Egypt Grammar Cards are offered free.
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Lesson Six:  Lesson Plan and Resources

Lesson Six: Lesson Plan and Resources

Lesson Six of a Unit of 10 Lessons on Ancient Egypt. Contents: detailed step by step lesson plan - including extension work and suggestions for differentiation Reading Comprehension worksheet - The Rosetta Stone All resources are printable, editable and have answers provided. Both word and PDF versions are included as it is easier to view in PDF but suggested to download in word to allow for editing. Created for High School Years 9, 10 Special Education students (ID, ASD, SLI) and students with learning difficulties who had varying literacy levels from non-readers to reading at close to peer age level but with low comprehension levels and limited higher order thinking skills. This unit could be used successfully in primary school classrooms. Lesson content and resources have been differentiated and are designed to be expanded and taken further by more able students while allowing low level students to succeed and engage in the learning. To avoid distraction worksheets contain minimal graphics and text is well spaced. This resource can be purchased as a bundle (10 lessons). Lesson One and ‘Ancient Egypt Grammar Cards’ are offered free.
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Lessons 8+9:  Lesson Plans and Resources

Lessons 8+9: Lesson Plans and Resources

Lesson Eight and Lesson Nine of a Unit of 10 Lessons on Ancient Egypt. Contents: detailed step by step lesson plan for Lesson 8 - including extension work and suggestions for differentiation. Vocabulary Activity worksheet with answers detailed step by step lesson plan for Lesson 9 - including extension work and suggestions for differentiation Reading Comprehension worksheet - The Scarab Beetle These Lessons go together - the vocab activities relate to the vocab used in the comprehension. All resources are printable, editable and have answers provided. Both word and PDF versions are included as it is easier to view in PDF but suggested to download in word to allow for editing. Created for High School Years 9, 10 Special Education students (ID, ASD, SLI) and students with learning difficulties who had varying literacy levels from non-readers to reading at close to peer age level but with low comprehension levels and limited higher order thinking skills. This unit could be used successfully in primary school classrooms. Lesson content and resources have been differentiated and are designed to be expanded and taken further by more able students while allowing low level students to succeed and engage in the learning. To avoid distraction worksheets contain minimal graphics and text is well spaced. These lessons are available as part of a bundle (10 lessons). Lesson One and Ancient Egypt Grammar Cards are offered free.
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Lesson Ten:  Lesson Plan and Resources

Lesson Ten: Lesson Plan and Resources

Lesson Ten of a Unit of 10 Lessons on Ancient Egypt. Contents: detailed step by step lesson plan - including suggestions for differentiation. Listening Activity - worksheet and information sheet information on constructing a powerpoint presentation All resources are printable, editable and have answers provided. Both word and PDF versions are included as it is easier to view in PDF but suggested to download in word to allow for editing. Created for High School Years 9, 10 Special Education students (ID, ASD, SLI) and students with learning difficulties who had varying literacy levels from non-readers to reading at close to peer age level but with low comprehension levels and limited higher order thinking skills. This unit could be used successfully in primary school classrooms. Lesson content and resources have been differentiated and are designed to be expanded and taken further by more able students while allowing low level students to succeed and engage in the learning. To avoid distraction worksheets contain minimal graphics and text is well spaced. This lesson can be purchased as part of a bundle (10 lessons). Lesson One and Ancient Egypt Grammar Cards are offered free.
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RATES(A)  Worksheets and Activity Cards

RATES(A) Worksheets and Activity Cards

This Part (A) offers 6 worksheets and activity cards, with answers, for an initial study of rates - mainly - km/hr, $/kg, $/hr. Children can read rates and determine which 2 things are being compared, fill in tables and explore patterns, graph results from tables, interpret graphs and complete activity cards. Used in a High School class including children with ID who needed repetition and consolidation of concepts. Part (B) will focus on Speed, Distance, Time and word problems and includes a useful learning tool to help children with this concept. It is suggested to view in PDF for a clearer view and print in Word to allow for editing if unable to do so in PDF format.
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Months of the Year and using a Calendar

Months of the Year and using a Calendar

Ready to print and able to be edited for any month. Children can name and order the months, use a calendar to identify the date and determine the number of days in each month and play ‘Months of the Year’ bingo. Contents: • calendar worksheet for March (editable for succeeding months) (beginning with Monday) • suggestions on completion of calendar and suggestions for using the names of the months cards • months of the year cards • printable Months of the Year Bingo cards - simply print onto coloured paper and laminate for a lasting resource • descriptions of the months to use with the bingo cards – print onto card for a lasting resource. Easily edited for Northern Hemisphere. Bingo is a great way to end a lesson or use as an activity in an activity-based lesson. All resources are printable and editable. Word and PDF have been included as it is easier to view in PDF but download in word to edit.
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Lessons 2+3:LessonPlans and Resources

Lessons 2+3:LessonPlans and Resources

Lesson Two and Lesson Three of a Unit of 10 Lessons on Ancient Egypt. Contents: Detailed step by step lesson plan for Lesson 2 - including suggestions for differentiation. Vocabulary activities worksheet with answer sheet Detailed step by step lesson plan for Lesson 3 - including suggestions for differentiation Reading Comprehension worksheet with answer sheet The vocab activities from Lesson Two cover the vocab used in the Reading Comprehension. All resources are printable, editable and have answers provided. Both word and PDF versions are included as it is easier to view in PDF but suggested to download in word to allow for editing. Created for High School Years 9, 10 Special Education students (ID, ASD, SLI) and students with learning difficulties who had varying literacy levels from non-readers to reading at close to peer age level but with low comprehension levels and limited higher order thinking skills. This unit could be used successfully in primary school classrooms. Lesson content and resources have been differentiated and are designed to be expanded and taken further by more able students while allowing low level students to succeed and engage in the learning. To avoid distraction worksheets contain minimal graphics and text is well spaced. These lessons can be purchased as a bundle (10 lessons). Lesson One and ‘Ancient Egypt Grammar Cards’ are offered free.
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Lesson Four:  Lesson Plan and Resources

Lesson Four: Lesson Plan and Resources

Lesson Four of a Unit of 10 Lessons on Ancient Egypt. Contents: detailed step by step lesson plan - including suggestions for differentiation. Worksheet - Ancient Egyptian Pharaohs - Who Am I - with answers All resources are printable, editable and have answers provided. Created for High School Years 9, 10 Special Education students (ID, ASD, SLI) and students with learning difficulties who had varying literacy levels from non-readers to reading at close to peer age level but with low comprehension levels and limited higher order thinking skills. This unit could be used successfully in primary school classrooms. Lesson content and resources have been differentiated and are designed to be expanded and taken further by more able students while allowing low level students to succeed and engage in the learning. To avoid distraction worksheets contain minimal graphics and text is well spaced. This resource can be purchased as a bundle (10 lessons). Lesson One and ‘Ancient Egypt Grammar Cards’ are offered free.
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