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Time capsule activity ideas ks2

Time capsule activity ideas ks2

I used this for an interview lesson, for a class of 15 ks2 (Year 5), to introduce time capsules as part of a history lesson introduction. There are activity ideas included.
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Newspaper report oracy activity

Newspaper report oracy activity

This was an observed lesson as part of my NQT year, which focused on oracy and drama to improve report writing. There are character badges, supportive advice to the actors/actresses as well as crime images from Google.
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Harvest song for ks2

Harvest song for ks2

I have created a modern version of ‘Thank you Lord for this new day’, by altering the lyrics to fit into a Harvest song. You can split the song into 2 or 3 parts.
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Instruction writing  challenges KS2

Instruction writing challenges KS2

After searching for a quick set of instruction style challenges for a literacy lesson in Year 5, i decided to create my own. They are differentiated but can be adapted for a mixed ability or mixed year class.
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Wonders of the World lesson

Wonders of the World lesson

This was a lesson from a Rich Task called ‘Amazing Architecture’ and focused on the Wonders of the World. There is a whole lesson included along with a Powerpoint.
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Llancaiach Fawr Tudors in Wales

Llancaiach Fawr Tudors in Wales

Here are lots of facts, images and general information about the famous Tudor House in Wales Llancaiach Fawr. I created this for a Rich Task with Year 5 and 6 to help them created fact files.
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Pancake writing sequence.

Pancake writing sequence.

I have created my own sequencing writing frame for pancake making for Reception or Year 1. There are 3 different ability levels included.
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Peter Rabbit literacy activities

Peter Rabbit literacy activities

After reading The Tale of Peter Rabbit I used the topic mat to support writing a narrative independently and the phonic activity to support linking images to words that match the story. I used this for Reception.
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Peter Rabbit cloze

Peter Rabbit cloze

I used this for Year 1 after reading the Tale of Peter Rabbit as a whole class they used the word bank to complete the cloze. You could remove the word bank to extend challenge.
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Doubling domino stories

Doubling domino stories

After searching for doubling stories at Year 1 level I decided to make my own. This is a word document so it can be edited and adapted, there are dot patterns on one side with a short sentence underneath ‘I have __ spots my friend has___’ This visual aid helps understanding doubling by having to complete a double domino.
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Fact file about a mole.

Fact file about a mole.

This is a very basic fact file about a mole- the image is from Google-the fact file includes a title, picture and basic facts about a mole aimed at Year 1.
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Colour pictures of African animals and UK animals

Colour pictures of African animals and UK animals

Could use this as a cut and stick activity to observe cutting skills or you could create a Venn diagram so the children can sort the animals into 2 groups. For example, pattern/no pattern or UK/Africa. I used this for Reception
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We're going on a lion hunt.

We're going on a lion hunt.

I created this missing words from the lion hunt after searching for ages for something similar. I used it for my HA reception groups and LA year 1s. There is a wordbank but it can be removed if needed.
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Powerpoint about a child's home in Africa

Powerpoint about a child's home in Africa

I created this resource to help a Reception class compare their home to a child in Africa. There are images from Google on the power point but it can be used as a whole class discussion to talk about an example of an African home
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