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Classroom tools for Primary students. Great for story writing and Guided Reading.

Classroom tools for Primary students. Great for story writing and Guided Reading.
Up Level Word Mat

Up Level Word Mat

Use this table mat resource to encourage students to self or peer assess work and up level and improve their writing according to standards based on the English National Curriculum.
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Guided Reading & Creative Writing Resources

Guided Reading & Creative Writing Resources

Awesome collection of 8 worksheets, games and activities for Guided Reading and writing recounts, including graphic organizers for planning and re-writing, HOTs question cards, story spinners and more!
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Library Activity Cards

Library Activity Cards

Use this set of 16 exciting library activity cards to find information from fiction and non fiction books. Printed in colour, these cards can be carried out over 16 weeks to enable students to make the most of their library resources.
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Magic Smart Phone

Magic Smart Phone

Younger students love using this Magic Smartphone to improve their phonics knowledge. Comes with a worksheet with CVC words. Students use the Smart Phone to spell out new words by typing directly onto the keypad. Great for Phonics starters and role play too!
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Higher Order Thinking Story Mat

Higher Order Thinking Story Mat

A useful resource for Guided Reading and Independant Reading. Students use the mat to ask and answer questions about the story, based on HOT strategies. Encurages students to delve deeper into the text.
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Phonics Snakes & Ladders

Phonics Snakes & Ladders

Younger students will have fun playing Phonics Snakes & Ladders. Whenever they land on a sound they must try and say it. Be careful not to step on a snake! Have fun playing this game with Lower Primary, SEN and ESL students. A great way to learn our letter sounds!
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Super Eye Phone

Super Eye Phone

Use this phone for speaking and listening activities with young learners, SEN and ESL learners to encourage speaking. Includes a question bank with answers.
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Question Cards for Guided Reading

Question Cards for Guided Reading

Questions cards for Guided Reading, Based on HOTs Higher Order Thinking strategies to encourage students to have a deeper understanding of the text. These colourful cards can be cut out and placed on a split pin for easy access.
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Up Level Word Mat

Up Level Word Mat

Use this table mat resource to encourage students to self or peer assess work and up level and improve their writing according to standards based on the English National Curriculum.
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Story Mountain Writing Organizer

Story Mountain Writing Organizer

Use this colourful resource to help structure writing. Students complete the Story Mountain graphic organizer to help them plan their story, think of problems and resolutions in their story and to build in a beginning, climax and ending.
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Guided Reading Bookmark

Guided Reading Bookmark

English Guided Reading Bookmark with a variety of simple to more complex questions to help students improve their understanding of the text. Based on dialogic teaching methods. Suitable for school based Guided Reading and Home Reading.
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Story Spinners

Story Spinners

A collection of three colourful story spinners to make story writing fun! Students spin the sheels and choose characters, settins and descriptive adjectives to complement their story. Suitable for Primary students and ESL & SEN students. Have fun creating exciting stories by randomly picking story settings, characters and character traits.
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Guided Reading & Creative Writing Resources

Guided Reading & Creative Writing Resources

Awesome collection of 8 worksheets, games and activities for Guided Reading and writing recounts, including graphic organizers for planning and re-writing, HOTs question cards, story spinners and more!
billythefish
Reading Assessments

Reading Assessments

Running Records with texts and comprehension questions. Based on the PM Scheme of books with equivalence table to help measure reading level compared with ORT, PM and NC reading ages. Suitable for Primary students.
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Plenary Dice

Plenary Dice

Use these to encourage students to ask and answer plenary questions at the end of the lesson.
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