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I provide a range of resources aimed at primary school level. I have English, Maths and mindfulness resources. I have been teaching for twenty years and have a degree in primary studies with English and also a psychology degree. Check out my resources on my facebook page Succeed in School with Alison Kelly for videos of resources.

I provide a range of resources aimed at primary school level. I have English, Maths and mindfulness resources. I have been teaching for twenty years and have a degree in primary studies with English and also a psychology degree. Check out my resources on my facebook page Succeed in School with Alison Kelly for videos of resources.
Whodunnit?
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Whodunnit?

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This popular resources is a Who dunnit mystery. There are ten literacy activities to carry out based on tenses, apostrophes, prefixes, plurals, parts of speech and spellings. When you have correctly solved the literacy activity the clue you are given will help you to solve the mystery. Listen to eyewitness accounts of the robbery at Holsford hall to eliminate the suspect database and make your arrest. Then solve the four digit code for the safe. A fun activity to keep Spag activities lively and interesting. Find videos of my resources at Succeed at school with Alison Kelly on facebook.
Year 4 maths assessments
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Year 4 maths assessments

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This popular resource provides enough activities for a half term when used once a week. It is a mixed maths assessment covering many of the assessment framework competencies. If you wish to view a video of this resource look up my facebook page “Succeed in School with Alison Kelly”.
5 maths activities for ages 6-7
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5 maths activities for ages 6-7

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There are five mental maths activities in this pack. I have included a video of this resource on facebook on my page ‘Succeed in School with Alison Kelly’. Answers are included. Children will work through a number of assessment framework concepts such as odd and even, 100 square confidence, time, money, mathematical language associated with add, take multiply. A popular resource on my business page.
Year 2 Keeping busy book covering elements of TAF framework
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Year 2 Keeping busy book covering elements of TAF framework

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This is a keeping busy activity book for year 2 that will also provide further evidence for achieving elements of the TAF framework. It is an excellent resource which can easily be used to keep children busy when they have finished their work. The children will be able to work independently.
Applying punctuation
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Applying punctuation

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There are five activities in this unit of work based on the application of capital letter, full stops, commas and apostrophes. The children are given a passage and a code system to decide where the correct punctuation should be added. There are 11 files in total.
Year 5 unit of work on maths
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Year 5 unit of work on maths

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This unit of work is a mental maths focus for year 5. In each activity there is an explanation of that concept in maths, then the child will complete some questions, moving up to problems at the end of the activity. There are ten activities in total so there is enough material for a term when used once a week.
mental maths unit of work for half a term age 4 and 5
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mental maths unit of work for half a term age 4 and 5

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This is a unit of mental maths for children aged 4 and 5. There are 5 mental maths tests in this unit of work each with ten activities. Also included is a score card for each test. There are images in many of the questions in this unit of work such as images to count, abacus beads on a string and so on. A variety of mathematical language is used throughout the scheme of work. No other preparation needed This unit of work is an excellent tool for baseline assessment in the early years.
School assembly themed around  positive attitude
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School assembly themed around positive attitude

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This is a ten or fifteen minute assembly based on the theme of how to develop a positive attitude. There are ideas of how to encourage pupils and includes quotes to discuss themes of resilience and ‘can do’ atti†ude . It also contains a story that can be read to the children to illustate those points.
Area of triangles, squares, rectangles
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Area of triangles, squares, rectangles

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This unit of work is based upon working out the area of triangles, rectangles and squares. It includes a presentation asking children to apply the formula to work out the area of triangles with learning intentions. There is a four in a row game for fun and an activity for outdoor learning where the children have been asked to calculate the area and price to recover the school astro pitch.
Year 6 sats revision
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Year 6 sats revision

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This unit of work contains 5 tests and five sets of answers. There are 25 questions in each test. Each test builds on the knowledge from the test before so the assessment is a scaffolded approach. For example there may be a question on algebra and on the next test the question will be similar with a different slant. Therefore you can track when a student has gained a solid understanding of the concept. This repetition and with the teacher’s input in explaining the reasoning means the pupil can see their marks improve throughout the assessments.
Literacy unit of work on poetry spelling and grammar
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Literacy unit of work on poetry spelling and grammar

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This complete unit of work contains 2 poetry texts and five activities with accompanying answers. The pack covers parts of speech, alliteration, tenses, apostrophes, compound words, ie, ei spellings, author intent, genre and finding evidence from the poem. It is suitable for upper primary. It contains activities based on the work of Robert Frost ‘Stopping by Woods on a snowy evening’
Back to school mindfulness
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Back to school mindfulness

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This is a whole class activity made up of 21 cards to discuss during the school day. The resource encourages mindfulness and positive language in the classroom. The resource also includes cards where the children can choose to pass, hand the card to, or give thinking time. The resource also explains five key techniques to introduce mindfulness in to the classroom on a regular basis.
maths homework   age 10 and 11
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maths homework age 10 and 11

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This maths test contains questions in number, measures, and shape. It is extremely useful to guage what level your children are working at. There are 25 questions some with a part A and part B.
Book report
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Book report

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This worksheet is aimed at key stage two children from 9 to 11. It will help to enrich their vocabulary by investigating words such as genre, plot, protagonist, character and so on. There are three pages to this activity which will make the children think and recap their learning from the book.
Maths lesson via powerpoint age 10 and 11
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Maths lesson via powerpoint age 10 and 11

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This powerpoint is based on place value, percentages and partitioning. The resource can be used with a whole class as a slightly easier version is included on each child so that the children are able to work at their own level. The questions are on one slide and the answers on another. The presentation begins with a mental maths game with instructions on the slide of how to play it.
Back to school maths age 10 to 11
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Back to school maths age 10 to 11

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This is a set of 5 maths tests and answers. There are 25 questions in each test, ideal to see what level children are working at in maths. Each test builds on the learning in the test before.
Year 5 literacy tests.
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Year 5 literacy tests.

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Year 5 Literacy grammar and punctuationThis pack consists of 5 tests and answers based on spelling, punctuation and grammar. The tests have 25 questions on each divided into three sections. The topics of homophones, apostrophes, plurals, tenses, parts of speech are all covered in these microsoft word worksheets. The scores can be used to track achievement and are ideally used week to week.