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Anti-Bullying Week Assembly- 16th to 20th November 2020-Key Stages 3, 4 and 5
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Anti-Bullying Week Assembly- 16th to 20th November 2020-Key Stages 3, 4 and 5

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Anti-Bullying Week 16th to 20th November 2020 United Against Bullying This assembly is suitable for students in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. This is a time to shine a spotlight on bullying and encourage all students, teachers and parents to unite and take action against bullying. Within the past year, approximately 1 in 5 young people in the United Kingdom experienced bullying, with half of them never telling anybody through fear, embarrassment or a lack of faith in support systems. Bullying is done on purpose, it’s not an accident; it’s a choice. With powerful images and messages, this age-appropriate, assembly raises awareness around many of the issues and statistics connected with bullying. It considers the effects that bullying can have on individuals and offers some helpful advice. Most importantly, this assembly delivers the message that we are united against bullying. Comprising of a 36-slide PowerPoint presentation full of thought-provoking facts and images, with detailed notes, a music accompaniment and an anti-bullying prayer, this pack will save you hours of preparation time, simply download and go. If you enjoyed this resource, go check out my shop for more assemblies from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab
The Easter Story Assembly - April 2021 - Key Stages 3 to 5
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The Easter Story Assembly - April 2021 - Key Stages 3 to 5

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The Easter Story 4th April 2021 This assembly is suitable for Key Stages 3 to 5 students. We are all aware that Easter is approaching. Supermarket shelves have been groaning under the weight of chocolate eggs, hot cross buns and Easter bunnies for months. Amid the holidays, chocolate and cute fluffy toys, it can be easy to forget the real meaning behind Easter celebrations and yet Easter can be an opportunity to hear one of the greatest stories ever told! This age-appropriate assembly relates The Easter Story. This presentation can be used as a stand-alone assembly or as an introduction to your Easter activities. Comprising of a 25-slide powerpoint presentation, full script and an Easter prayer, this pack will save you hours of preparation time, simply download and go! If you enjoyed this resource, go check out my shop for more assemblies from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab Terms of Use These resources are solely for use in school. They may not be shared with third parties or used commercially.
The Easter Story Assembly - April  - Key Stage 2
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The Easter Story Assembly - April - Key Stage 2

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The Easter Story 4th April 2021 This assembly is suitable for Key Stage 2 pupils. As Easter eggs, hot cross buns and fluffy bunnies fill supermarket shelves, many of us will be looking forward to munching lots of chocolate on Easter Sunday. Perhaps you’ll be spending time with family over a Sunday dinner or running around the garden trying to find eggs the Easter bunny has hidden. Amid all this excitement, it can be easy to forget the real meaning behind Easter celebrations and yet Easter can be an opportunity to hear one of the greatest stories ever told! Aided by colourful images, this age-appropriate assembly relates The Easter Story. This presentation can be used as a stand-alone assembly or as an introduction to your Easter activities. Comprising of a 24-slide powerpoint presentation, full script and an Easter prayer, this pack will save you hours of preparation time, simply download and go! If you enjoyed this resource, go check out my shop for more assemblies from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab Terms of Use - These resources are solely for use in school. They may not be shared with third parties or used commercially.
Native American Performance Pieces - Key Stage 2
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Native American Performance Pieces - Key Stage 2

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Two Native American Performance Pieces Tatanka – (Buffalo) and Wimaheliyaye – (Sunset) Key Stage 2 Two very different pieces; simple to put together and extremely effective, each original composition can be completed in two or three lessons. Tatanka Instruments - Drums and/or Tambours, Guiros, Maracas, Woodblocks and/or Claves Musicians - 5 or 5 groups Tatanka is Native American for Buffalo. Teach you pupils to perform an original, powerful, five-part, Native American-style composition using a small range of untuned percussion instruments and voices. Wimaheliyaye Instruments - Flute or an electric keyboard using the ‘Flute voice’ Musicians - 1 or 1 group Wimaheliyaye, is a Lakota word that means Sunset. Teach your pupils to perform an original, haunting Native American-style composition using an electric keyboard. Pupils learn a little history of Native American music, about the percussion family of instruments, graphic and lettered notation and a range of musical terms and signs. This resource will support your delivery of the National Curriculum for Music. The musical activities in this pack focus on Listening and Playing (National Curriculum for Music 2013) however the activities aid the development of a range of wider skills including focus, team-work, and performance. This pack includes; • Detailed step-by-step instructions • Information about percussion instruments and how to play them • A musical terms and signs glossary • Printable graphic, lettered and traditional music scores • Graphic, lettered and traditional music scores presented through PowerPoint • An MP3 file recording of Wimaheliyaye, for your support. • Extension ideas. If you enjoyed this resource go check out my shop for more music lessons and performance pieces from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab Terms of Use - These resources are solely for use in school. They may not be shared with third parties or used commercially.
Pancakes and Ash Assembly - February 2021 -Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.
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Pancakes and Ash Assembly - February 2021 -Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.

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Pancakes and Ash The history, traditions and beliefs surrounding Shrove Tuesday, Ash Wednesday and Lent. 16th February 2021 Suitable for Key Stages 3 to 5 students. On Tuesday, millions of people around the world will be tucking into pancakes or something very similar, as part of their breakfast, lunch, dinner or supper. Why? It’s Pancake Day of course! Whether you like them sweet or savoury, making, tossing and eating hot pancakes is pure joy. This indulgence is often followed the by a period of self-sacrifice, a vow to give something up until Easter. Perhaps you’ve heard the phrase, ‘I’ve given up chocolate for Lent.’ Why do so many of us partake in these annual rituals and why particularly at this time of year? This age-appropriate assembly looks at how Shrove Tuesday is celebrated in different countries and explains the history, traditions and beliefs surrounding Shrove Tuesday, Ash Wednesday and Lent. No matter what your personal beliefs, this can be a season for us all; an ideal opportunity to reflect, re-define, and re-shape ourselves and our future. This presentation can be used as a stand-alone assembly or as an introduction to your Easter activities. Comprising of a 31-slide powerpoint presentation, full script, music accompaniment and a Shrove Tuesday prayer, this pack will save you hours of preparation time, simply download and go! Why not save money and purchase the** Lent and Easter Assembly Bundle!** Two assemblies including Pancakes and Ash & The Easter Story. [https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/lent-and-easter-assembly-bundle-key-stages-3-to-5-12469743] If you enjoyed this resource, go check out my shop for more assemblies from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab Terms of Use -These resources are solely for use in school. They may not be shared with third parties or used commercially.
International Day for the Abolition of Slavery Assembly - 2nd December - Key Stages 4 and 5
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International Day for the Abolition of Slavery Assembly - 2nd December - Key Stages 4 and 5

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International Day for the Abolition of Slavery 2nd December This assembly is suitable for students in Key Stages 4 and 5. Slavery is not a part of the past. Slavery is around us in the present, but most people don’t even realise it. There are more people in slavery today than at any other time in history and numbers are growing. More than 40 million people around the world are victims of contemporary slavery, more than at any other time in history. (1) With thought-provoking facts, images and sound, this age-appropriate assembly aims to raise awareness of the atrocities of modern-day slavery and challenges our generation to finish the job started more than a century ago, by liberating those still in bondage. This presentation can be used as assembly or as an introduction to an Abolition of Slavery project. Comprising of a 32-slide PowerPoint presentation, full script, a music accompaniment and an anti-slavery prayer, this assembly will deliver powerful messages and save you hours of preparation time, simply download and go. If you enjoyed this resource, go check out my shop for more assemblies from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab
World Food Day Assembly-16th October 2020 - Key Stages 3, 4 and 5
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World Food Day Assembly-16th October 2020 - Key Stages 3, 4 and 5

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World Food Day Grow, nourish, sustain. Together. 16th October 2020 This assembly is suitable for students in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. More than one billion people live in chronic hunger according to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation. That means that one in every seven people on our planet will go to bed tonight with an empty stomach, as usual. Four billion metric tons of food is produced each year, more than enough to feed every man, woman and child in the world, but one third of the food produced gets wasted! (1) World Food Day is held annually on October the 16th. It promotes global awareness and action for those who suffer from hunger and for the need to ensure healthy diets for all. As countries around the world suffer the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, World Food Day is launching a call for global solidarity to help the most vulnerable people to recover and make food systems more sustainable and resilient to shocks. Nobody in this world deserves to live a life of hunger. This presentation can be used for an assembly or as part of a World Food Day project. It seeks to foster greater understanding around food production and feeding the world’s hungry. With thought-provoking facts, quotes, images and sound, it strives to encourage students to think more deeply about the food they eat and consider what part they can play in contributing to the fight against hunger. Comprising of a 34-slide PowerPoint presentation, detailed notes, a music accompaniment and a World Food prayer, this pack will save you hours of preparation time, simply download and go. If you enjoyed this resource, go check out my shop for more assemblies from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab Terms of Use These resources are solely for use in school. They may not be shared with third parties or used commercially. (1) https://www.compassion.com/world-days/world-food-day.htm
Pulse and Rhythm-Listen and Repeat Unit - Key Stage 1 and Lower Key Stage 2
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Pulse and Rhythm-Listen and Repeat Unit - Key Stage 1 and Lower Key Stage 2

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**Pulse and Rhythm-Listen and Repeat Unit Suitable for Key Stage 1 and Lower Key Stage 2 pupils. One unit containing six music lessons.** This unit contains six progressive, easy-to-follow music lessons. Pupils partake in a range of fun, rhythmic activities which focus on developing listening and responding skills. It can be delivered to a small group of pupils, or as many as you have. You do not have to have a musical background to deliver this. It requires a small selection of percussion instruments a metronome and/or an online metronome. The resources are not prescriptive; simply use the percussion instruments that you have. These activities focus on Playing, Improvising, Composing and Listening, (National Curriculum for Music 2013). In addition this unit will aid the development of a range of wider skills including teamwork, focus, memory recall and imagination. This resource includes six, detailed, easy-to-follow lesson plans with step-by-step instructions, numerous examples to try and lots of advice and tips. If you enjoyed this resource, go check out my shop for more music lessons from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab
Big Schools' Birdwatch Assembly - Key Stages 1 and 2
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Big Schools' Birdwatch Assembly - Key Stages 1 and 2

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**Big Schools’ Birdwatch ** 6th January to 21st February 2021 This assembly is suitable for students in Key Stages 1 and 2. This month is when the annual Big Schools’ Birdwatch takes place. The Big Schools’ Birdwatch began forty-two years ago in 1979. The results help conservation scientists understand how birds are doing every year and provide valuable information for their research. For example finding out which species are doing well and which species need our help. Monitoring birds is an extremely important activity. Birds provide many contributions to the environment. With colourful images and interesting bird facts, this age-appropriate, assembly, raises awareness of the Big Schools’ Birdwatch and looks at last year’s top 10 birds. It emphasises the relevance and importance of monitoring our feathered friends. This presentation can be used as a stand-alone assembly or as an introduction to a Big Schools’ Birdwatch project. Comprising of a 24-slide powerpoint presentation, full script, a music accompaniment and a prayer for birds, this pack will save you hours of preparation time, simply download and go! If you enjoyed this resource, go check out my shop for more assemblies from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab
Lent and Easter Assembly  Bundle - Key Stages 3 to 5
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Lent and Easter Assembly Bundle - Key Stages 3 to 5

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Lent and Easter Assembly Bundle February and April 2021 These assemblies are suitable for students in Key Stages 3 to 5. Assembly 1 – Pancakes and Ash The history, traditions and beliefs surrounding Shrove Tuesday, Ash Wednesday and Lent. On Tuesday, millions of people around the world will be tucking into pancakes or something very similar, as part of their breakfast, lunch, dinner or supper. Why? It’s Pancake Day of course! Whether you like them sweet or savoury, making, tossing and eating hot pancakes is pure joy. This indulgence is often followed the by a period of self-sacrifice, a vow to give something up until Easter. Perhaps you’ve heard the phrase, ‘I’ve given up chocolate for Lent.’ Why do so many of us partake in these annual rituals and why particularly at this time of year? This age-appropriate assembly looks at how Shrove Tuesday is celebrated in different countries and explains the history, traditions and beliefs surrounding Shrove Tuesday, Ash Wednesday and Lent. No matter what your personal beliefs, this can be a season for us all; an ideal opportunity to reflect, re-define, and re-shape ourselves and our future. This presentation can be used as a stand-alone assembly or as an introduction to your Easter activities. Comprising of a 31-slide powerpoint presentation, full script, music accompaniment and a Shrove Tuesday prayer, this pack will save you hours of preparation time, simply download and go! Assembly 2 – The Easter Story We are all aware that Easter is approaching. Supermarket shelves have been groaning under the weight of chocolate eggs, hot cross buns and Easter bunnies for months. Amid the holidays, chocolate and cute fluffy toys, it can be easy to forget the real meaning behind Easter celebrations and yet Easter can be an opportunity to hear one of the greatest stories ever told! This age-appropriate assembly relates The Easter Story. This presentation can be used as a stand-alone assembly or as an introduction to your Easter activities. Comprising of a 25-slide powerpoint presentation, full script and an Easter prayer, this pack will save you hours of preparation time, simply download and go! If you enjoyed these resources, go check out my shop for more assemblies from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab Terms of Use - These resources are solely for use in school. They may not be shared with third parties or used commercially.
Mother's Day Assembly - 14th March 2021 - Key Stages 3 to 5
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Mother's Day Assembly - 14th March 2021 - Key Stages 3 to 5

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Mother’s Day Dedicated to Mothers Suitable for students in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. On Sunday 14th of March, millions of people will be celebrating Mother’s Day by giving cards, gifts and treats to Mothers, or a mother figure in their life. But what’s the story behind this special day? Celebrations of mothers and motherhood can be traced way back to the ancient Greeks and Romans who held festivals in honour of the mother goddess, Rhea and Cybele. Did you know that Mothering Sunday was first celebrated in the UK around the 16th century, and had no connections to Mothers? This age-appropriate, light-hearted presentation looks at the history of Mother’s Day and identifies a selection of ‘Mum phrases’. It will have your students and colleagues giggling as they recognise familiar phrases and think, ‘My Mum says that!’ This presentation can be used as a stand-alone assembly or as part of your Mother’s Day activities. Comprising of a 32-slide powerpoint presentation, detailed script, music accompaniment and a relevant prayer, this pack will save you hours of preparation time. Simply download and go! Why not save money and purchase Mother’s Day and Father’s Day, Two-Assemblies Bundle! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/mother-s-day-and-father-s-day-bundle-12482410 If you enjoyed this resource why not check out my shop for more assemblies from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab Terms of Use - These resources are solely for use in school. They may not be shared with third parties or used commercially.
Music Notation Practise-Treble and Bass Clefs - Key Stages 3 and 4
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Music Notation Practise-Treble and Bass Clefs - Key Stages 3 and 4

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Music Notation Practise Treble and Bass Clefs Suitable for students in Key Stages 3 and 4. Are your students secure with notation? Can they confidently read treble and bass clef notes? This resource gives students numerous opportunities to reinforce their treble and bass clef notation skills, enabling them to better understand music. Contains** over three hundred **treble and bass clef note identification examples, including ledger lines and accidentals. All answers are included. It will support your delivery of the National Curriculum for Music and the GCSE Music syllabus. Great for review, assessment, starter activities, early or fast finishers, seat work, homework, supply, distance learning, independent study and home learning. Product has been set out so you can print back-to-back in order to save trees and printing budgets! For more note naming practise, why not purchase the** Name That Note!-Music Theory Bundle**. Over 1000 treble clef and bass clef note-naming challenges presented through PowerPoint with timed responses required. All answer keys provided.https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/name-that-note-treble-clef-and-bass-clef-key-stages-3-and-4-12519923 If you enjoyed this resource go check out my shop for more music lessons from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab Terms of Use - These resources are solely for use in school. They may not be shared with third parties or used commercially.
Father's Day - 20th June 2021 - Key Stages 3 and 4
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Father's Day - 20th June 2021 - Key Stages 3 and 4

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Father’s Day Key Stages 3 and 4 20th June 2021 June the 20th is an opportunity to thank fathers and pay tribute to them. On this day, people give Father’s Day cards and presents not just to their dads but also grandfathers, uncles, stepfathers, or male role models in their lives. Father’s Day is celebrated to recognise the contribution that fathers and father figures make to the lives of their children. In many countries, this special day takes place on the third Sunday of June. Families celebrate the day in a variety of ways, planning an outing or weekend trip, organising a family meal or simply spending quality time with their dads. Despite so many people marking this special day, how many of us are aware of how this particular celebration started? This age-appropriate, light-hearted presentation aims to; • Outline the history of Father’s Day • Present a selection of interesting father facts. Comprising of a; • 31-slide PowerPoint presentation • Detailed accompanying script • Music accompaniment • Prayer for fathers. This pack will save you hours of preparation time, simply download and go! Check out my shop for more assemblies/presentations from Newtonlab https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab Terms of use - These resources are solely for use in school. They may not be shared with third parties or used commercially.
World Oceans Day - 8th June - Key Stage 2
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World Oceans Day - 8th June - Key Stage 2

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World Oceans Day Presentation Key Stage 2 Oceans are the lifeblood of planet Earth and humankind. No matter how far from the shores we live, oceans affect our lives and the lives of our families, friends and communities. With every breath we take, every drop we drink, we are all connected to the ocean. But how much do we know about our oceans? World Oceans Day provides an opportunity to celebrate, help protect and conserve our oceans. This age-appropriate, presentation aims to; Raise awareness of the importance of our oceans for all life forms Reveal a number of amazing ocean facts Encourage numerous discussions/debates around our planet’s oceans Encourage pupils to consider what they can do to support and help Earth’s oceans. Comprising of a; 28-slide PowerPoint presentation Detailed accompanying script Music accompaniment Relevant prayer. This resource can be used in a number of ways including; As an assembly As an introduction to a World Oceans unit As part of your World Oceans activities. This informative, fact-filled presentation will save you hours of preparation time. Simply download and go! Check out my shop for more assemblies/presentations from Newtonlab. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab Terms of Use - These resources are solely for use in school. They may not be shared with third parties or used commercially.
What Do You Hear? -Identifying Instrument Sounds -  6 lessons - Reception and Key Stage 1
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What Do You Hear? -Identifying Instrument Sounds - 6 lessons - Reception and Key Stage 1

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**What Do You Hear? ** Identifying the Sounds of Percussion Instruments Six Music Lessons Suitable for Reception and Key Stage 1 pupils. Comprising of six, easy to follow, fun music lessons based around instrument sounds, this unit develops pupils’ listening skills and music instrument knowledge. Pupils learn to recognise a range of 12 percussion instruments by sight and sound; Castanets, Chime bar, Cymbal(s), Guiro, Maracas, Triangle, Bell, Cabasa, Claves, Drum, Tambourine and Woodblock. The resources however are not prescriptive, simply use whatever you have and follow the lessons plans. The unit can be delivered to a small group of pupils, or as many as you have. **You do not have to have a musical background to deliver it. ** This resource will support your delivery of the National Curriculum for Music. The activities in this pack focus on Playing, Improvising and Listening, (National Curriculum for Music 2013). In addition it will aid the development of a range of wider skills including teamwork, focus, memory recall and imagination. This unit includes; • Six detailed, easy to follow lesson plans with step-by-step instructions • Numerous examples to try with lots of advice and tips • An end of unit revision quiz presented through PowerPoint with answers included • A set of printable instrument labels • A range of extension ideas. If you enjoyed this resource go check out my shop for more music lessons from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab Terms of Use These resources are solely for use in school. They may not be shared with third parties or used commercially.
World Space Week Assembly 4th - 10th October 2020-Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.
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World Space Week Assembly 4th - 10th October 2020-Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.

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World Space Week Satellites Improve Life 4th - 10th October 2020 This assembly is suitable for students in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. Satellites are more important and accessible than ever before. Miniaturization and lower launch costs have made satellites available to much wider audiences. They are so ubiquitous in our lives that we often take them for granted. Since its United Nations declaration in 1999, World Space Week has grown into the largest, annual public space event on Earth. This year, World Space Week aims to show the importance of satellites and how our daily lives are affected by them such as in communications, environmental monitoring, transportation, weather forecasting, telemedicine, science, and in many other ways. With thought-provoking facts, images and sound, this assembly demonstrates how satellites have become integrated into our lives and looks at how they might impact our future. Comprising of a 30-slide power-point presentation, detailed notes, a music accompaniment and a prayer, this pack will save you hours of preparation time, simply download and go. If you enjoyed this resource, go check out my shop for more assemblies from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab
Human Rights Day Assembly - 10th December 2020 - Key Stages 4 and 5
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Human Rights Day Assembly - 10th December 2020 - Key Stages 4 and 5

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Human Right Day Assembly 10th December 2020 This assembly is suitable for students in Key Stages 4 and 5. Human rights are the basic rights and freedoms that belong to every person in the world, from birth until death. They apply regardless of where you are from, what you believe or how you choose to live your life. These basic rights are based on shared values like dignity, fairness, equality, respect and independence. Do these values ever go out of fashion? With thought-provoking, informative facts, images and sound, this assembly aims to raise awareness of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and asks students to consider its relevance in today’s society. The presentation can be used as an assembly or as a part of a human rights project. Comprising of a 40-slide PowerPoint presentation, full script, a music accompaniment and a prayer for human rights, this pack will deliver powerful messages and save you hours of preparation time, simply download and go! If you enjoyed this resource, go check out my shop for more assemblies from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab
Preparing to Sing - Tongue Twisters - Key Stages 1 and 2
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Preparing to Sing - Tongue Twisters - Key Stages 1 and 2

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Preparing to Sing Tongue Twisters Suitable for pupils in Key Stages 1 and 2. The aim of these fun-filled activities is to develop children’s listening skills and improve alliteration, pronunciation, diction and vocal technique. Pupils learn why it is important to warm-up voices and one technique for doing so. It can be delivered to one pupil or as many as you have. This resource will support your delivery of the National Curriculum for Music. The musical activities in this pack focus on Listening and preparing to sing, (National Curriculum for Music 2013). In addition the activities aid the development of a range of wider skills including focus and performance. You do not have to have a musical background to deliver this. This resource is in two parts. Part one lists tips for beginners and part two has forty different examples of tongue twisters. The pack includes a colourful power point slide for each tongue twister. If you enjoyed this resource go check out my shop for more music activities from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab
Listening & Responding to Music, Mars-the Bringer of War - Key Stages 1 and 2
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Listening & Responding to Music, Mars-the Bringer of War - Key Stages 1 and 2

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Listening and Responding to Music Mars-the Bringer of War Suitable for pupils in Key Stages 1 and 2. Two listening and responding to music activities, that encourage pupils to focus, listen and respond. They are ideal as starter activities or stand-alone sessions. Can be delivered to a small group of pupils, or as many as you have. You do not have to have a musical background to deliver them. These activities focus on Listening, (National Curriculum for Music 2013). In addition this unit will aid the development of a range of wider skills including focus, language, imagination, creativity and confidence. This resource includes detailed step by step delivery instructions, a recording of Mars-the Bringer of War, numerous examples of pupils’ responses, a selection of additional information to choose from, a video clip link to a performance, a range of discussion topics and a set of related images presented through PowerPoint. If you enjoyed this resource, go check out my shop for more music lessons and activities from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab
Simple Percussion Performance Piece-Erosion - Reception, Key Stage 1 and Lower Key Stage 2
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Simple Percussion Performance Piece-Erosion - Reception, Key Stage 1 and Lower Key Stage 2

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Erosion Simple Percussion Performance Piece Suitable for pupils in Reception, Key Stage 1 and Lower Key Stage 2. Warning-this performance can be very noisy! Learn how to perform an exciting, fun, dramatic original composition called Erosion, using body percussion and whatever instruments you can find. Pupils also learn about the percussion family of instruments, body percussion and the role of a conductor. Simple to put together and extremely effective Erosion can be completed in one or two lessons. It can be delivered to a large group, or a class of pupils. This resource will support your delivery of the National Curriculum for Music. The musical activities in this pack focus on Playing, Improvising and Listening (National Curriculum for Music 2013). In addition it will aid the development of a range of wider skills including focus, team-work, confidence building, self-control and confidence. You do not have to have a musical background to deliver this. This pack includes; • Easy to follow, step by step instructions • Performance tips and advice. If you enjoyed this resource go check out my shop for more music lessons and performance pieces from Newtonlab! https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/Newtonlab