Cheese Sniffer

Cheese Sniffer

Support directional and ICT skills with this fun game from TESiboard. Play in pairs - or try playing as a class game (ask pupils to instruct two players at the whiteboard). Players use arrow commands: up, down, left, right. Encourage pupils to mentally plan a route to the nearest cheeses. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Class Clock

Class Clock

This is an interactive class clock to explore telling the time. A completely open-ended tool for pupils to set or read various times, depending on their level. Particularly suitable for younger or SEN pupils, as there is no context to distract from the task and the clock has a clear face and numbers. Ask pupils to set or read various times or to move the hands to show, for example, one hour earlier or later. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Cinderella - Listen and Read Storybook

Cinderella - Listen and Read Storybook

A TESiboard interactive traditional tale of Cinderella, retold with a simple text and colourful illustrations. Press the speaker icon to hear each page narrated. The magic wand separates the characters and props from the background on each page for pupils to rebuild the scenes. Reset the original page by pressing the book icon at the top. There is a range of TESiboard activities to accompany this book. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Measure Capacity

Measure Capacity

This is an interactive activity for pupils to work out the capacity of a variety of containers, by pouring their contents into the measuring jug and working out the value using the scale. Note: the scale markers can be turned on and off to make the activity easier or harder. To assess or extend pupils' ability to read scales with different intervals, try 'Measure Capacity - KS2 version'. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Dance Moves

Dance Moves

This is an interactive where pupils follow simple directions - by clicking on the correct arrows to move the bear up, down, left and right. Pupils click on the directional arrows according to the instructions given, which moves the bear around. How many dance moves can they complete in a minute? Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Mammals, Birds - Read Alone Information Book

Mammals, Birds - Read Alone Information Book

One of a set of TESiboard non-fiction, interactive information books. This specific book is about UK mammals and birds. There are two differentiated versions; the ‘Read Alone’ is written with more detail and minimal sound support. (Also see Listen and Read version.) The links in the text will navigate to other pages containing related items. Click on the 'eye' to see a pop-up of a feature with its definition. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Cheese Sniffer

Cheese Sniffer

Support directional and ICT skills with this fun game from TESiboard. Play in pairs - or try playing as a class game (ask pupils to instruct two players at the whiteboard). Players use arrow commands: up, down, left, right. Encourage pupils to mentally plan a route to the nearest cheeses. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Word Search - Make Your Own Template

Word Search - Make Your Own Template

This is an interactive Word Search template to configure with your own list of words. A TESiboard activity. Please leave a comment to support further development. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Months of the Year

Months of the Year

This is an interactive activity to order the months of the year. Each month has an accompanying image to help pupils visually. When the months have been placed on the timeline, press Play to see/hear the sequence to check it looks/sounds right. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Going to School, I See...

Going to School, I See...

This is an interactive activity to show a simple journey and its landmarks. Ask pupils to think about what they pass on their way to school each day and tell the story of their journey. Choose items from the menu at the bottom of the screen (separated into buildings/places and 'street furniture') and place them in order, to make a rolling scene. The journey will 'animate' for the pupil when finished. A report of the landmarks on the journey is produced, which can be viewed, re-labelled if required and printed off. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Chinese New Year Dragon

Chinese New Year Dragon

The highlight of the Chinese New Year parade is the dragon dance. Using this TESiboard activity, children can decorate and print off a beautiful traditional Chinese dragon of their own. Select a colour and click on part of the dragon to colour it in. Change the dragon's outline colour using colours on the left. Alternatively, print off the Chinese Dragon doc and colour by hand. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Blast Off - High Frequency Words version

Blast Off - High Frequency Words version

This is an interactive matching activity for emerging readers to practise high frequency words. Use the selection menu to choose a set of words. Choose Easy Mode to play a simple word-matching game. Choose Hard Mode to match the written word to a spoken word. Drag the cards to the matching sounds on the spaceship. There is also a ‘make your own words’ version of this activity. See the TESiboard collection ‘Spelling and Word Games’ for similar interactive resources. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Decimals, Fractions and Percentages Grid

Decimals, Fractions and Percentages Grid

This is an interactive activity specifically focuses on the equivalent representation of fractions, decimals and percentages. Deactivate any of the representations by clicking the buttons at the top of each one. Sort or shuffle the grid and count or estimate to work out the percentage, entering this as a decimal and fraction as well. A partner TESiboard activity called Decimals, Fractions and Percentages Colouring reverses the process, showing the values and asks the user to colour in the grid. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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I'm Thinking of a Number (Visual)

I'm Thinking of a Number (Visual)

This is an interactive game to calculate answers to word problems. The numbers are also shown as amounts in marbles to help pupils to visualise the calculation. Ask pupils to challenge each other in pairs or try playing as a team game with the whole class. There are options to change the difficulty level and the operation. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Journalist Desk -  Goat Rescue

Journalist Desk - Goat Rescue

A TESiboard activity to create a newspaper-style report, suitable for journalistic writing units in upper KS2 (and extending into lower KS3). Using this resource, pupils can write, edit and lay out a complete report, selecting information and photographs to include from the editor's in-box, camera, notes and reference books. There are 6 different news stories to cover in this series. Please see the How To guide before using. The Synopsis gives some possible approaches and summarises the story for teachers. (Transcripts of video interviews are also attached.) Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Simple Addition Stories

Simple Addition Stories

This is an interactive resource. Use the contexts to relate number stories to sums, eg 3 fish are swimming near a shipwreck and 4 more fish join them... how many are there now? Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Space Information Book (readalone version)

Space Information Book (readalone version)

This non-fiction, interactive information book gives pupils information about planets and space exploration. The links in the text navigate to other pages containing related items. Click on the 'eye' in the images to see a pop-up of a feature with its definition. The Word Document contains images from the book, for writing tasks. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Kings, Queens and Rulers: Information Book

Kings, Queens and Rulers: Information Book

This TESiboard Information Book details 24 kings, queens and rulers from across the globe. The book has simple text, illustrations and pop-ups of additional definitions on each page. Pupils can use the Contents and Index pages to navigate around the book. The information is also available in alternative formats as a Glossary and a Mock Website. NB: Press the word 'Play&' next to the link below to launch the activity within TES (Downloading can cause problems unless you have the correct software). Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Picture Making with Shapes

Picture Making with Shapes

This is an interactive activity to make pictures using common 2D shapes. Use simple on-screen tools to select and manipulate shapes by re-sizing and colouring. Pupils can replicate images from the ideas bank or think up their own compositions. An opportunity to model language of size and comparison while supporting the pupil. Note: This is a Flash activity and may not work on all devices and browsers. We recommend IE.
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Toys - Information Book (read alone)

Toys - Information Book (read alone)

One of a set of TESiboard non-fiction, interactive information books. This specific book is about toys, past and present. There are two differentiated versions; the ‘Read Alone’ is written with more detail and minimal sound support. (Also see Listen and Read version.) The links in the text navigate to other pages containing related items. Click on the 'eye' to see a pop-up of a feature with its definition. The TESiboard Information Book collection covers Mammals and Birds, Minibeasts, Amphibians and Reptiles, Space, Vehicles, Plants and Trees, and Toys.
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