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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.
End of Year Fun Writing all about Travel

End of Year Fun Writing all about Travel

These fun Writing Activities are ready to print. Fun and engaging lead in to the Summer Vacation. 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 with 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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End of Year Fun Writing Activity

End of Year Fun Writing Activity

Ready to print, fun and engaging writing activity. Children create sentences (sometimes silly ones) which are then expanded into paragraphs or full narratives. Differentiation is easy as students who struggle with writing can create just the sentences where more capable writers can be extended. Suitable for Grade 3 upwards. Perfect for engaging reluctant writers. Editable.
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End of Year Fun Writing and Reading

End of Year Fun Writing and Reading

Ready to print Help Sheet to complete Wacky Web Tales - lets children complete these fun tales without constantly asking for assistance. Lots of fun. If you’ve never tried Wacky Web Tales now is your chance - kids love it! Contents: Help Sheet Lesson Plan and notes on differentiation For Grade 3 and above. Used successfully in a High School learning support class to motivate reluctant readers.
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End of Year FathersDay WritingActivities

End of Year 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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Mothers' Day Writing Activities

Mothers' Day Writing Activities

4 creative writing activities, ready to print, with the theme ‘Mothers’ Day’. Whole class, group work or use as part of a learning centre. Children can use Mum or insert a name. The writing about mum and the Acrostic poem could be framed as Mothers’ Day gifts or used as part of a card. Originally created for High School children with special needs but highly suitable for other year levels. Contents: • Mothers’ Day Writing Activity – using Sentence Starters (Mum or insert Name) • Create an Acrostic Poem – template including list of Adjectives (insert name) • Poetry – interpreting a poem – multiple choice Naplan style questions • Writing Rhyming Couplets Offered in both Word for ease of editing and PDF for ease of previewing
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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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Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt

Ready to print. 10 lessons and all resources which are editable. This unit of work focuses on learning about Ancient Egypt through engaging, differentiated activities, worksheets and games. Lesson One is a free resource. 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 extend the more able students while allowing low level students to succeed and engage in the learning. It is suggested to view in PDF format (much clearer) and download in Word to allow for editing.
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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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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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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 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 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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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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Rates (B):  Speed, Distance, Time

Rates (B): Speed, Distance, Time

Rates (B) includes 4 worksheets with answers and a learning tool and focuses on Speed, Distance, Time and word problems. Designed for children with intellectual and learning difficulties and provides repetition and consolidation of the concepts of speed, distance and time. It also provides an opportunity for children to identify what is required and what is meant by each concept. An extremely useful learning tool which children physically manipulate is included. Simply print onto card, cut out and laminate for a lasting resource. 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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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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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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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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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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Learning Tool:  Speed, Distance, Time

Learning Tool: Speed, Distance, Time

Print, cut out and use as a handy tool for children when calculating Speed, Distance and Time. To use: Have children make the triangle up each time in front of them on their desk. Once they have figured out what the question is asking them for e.g. Speed, Distance or Time they select that card and carefully move it to the left. What remains in front of them tells them whether to multiply or divide. This tool is included in Rates(B) resource including worksheets (see Knowntowork Resources)
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