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Infant teacher - shortlisted for TES Resource Contributor of the Year 2014 & 2015. All my resources have been made for my class, so have been tried and tested before uploading them to share with others. I hope you find my resources useful.

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Infant teacher - shortlisted for TES Resource Contributor of the Year 2014 & 2015. All my resources have been made for my class, so have been tried and tested before uploading them to share with others. I hope you find my resources useful.
Timeline of Queen Elizabeth II KS1
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Timeline of Queen Elizabeth II KS1

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A simple timeline frame and pictures for children to order. 2 sets of pictures - with or without captions for differentiation. Made to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's 90th birthday celebrations. Works well with my other product, The Queen at 90 PowerPoint.
Characteristics of Effective Learning
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Characteristics of Effective Learning

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Designed as a staff training session to become more familiar with the characteristics of effective learning. Different characteristics to be printed out on to card and laminated. Then individually/in groups to match the characteristics to the 3 main areas (Playing & Learning, Active Learning, Creating é thinking Critically). To then find an observation and discuss the characteristics that child has displayed.
Microsoft Publisher
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Microsoft Publisher

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A PowerPoint tutorial to teach young children some of the basics of using MS Publisher. Relies on the notion that children are experienced in using MS Word and similar programs. How to create a document based on a template, creating a new document, inserting text boxes, clipart, aligning images/objects, changing the background and saving
Designing a lunchbox to keep food cool
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Designing a lunchbox to keep food cool

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A graphic organiser for children to plan their design for a lunchbox that keeps food cool. Space to make notes or write reasons as well as areas to sketch the inside of the lunchbox and also provide a diagram of how the insulation works. Storage could be how the lunchbox will be stored - thinking about the shape of the lunchbox. Pupils could also consider the eco friendliness of the materials used.
Dinosaurs mesozoic era
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Dinosaurs mesozoic era

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A PowerPoint written for Reception to cover the Mesozoic era - triassic, jurassic and cretaceous periods. Looking at basic evolution of animals and the changes in the landscape.
Rabbits powerpoint book
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Rabbits powerpoint book

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Non-fiction book on (pet) rabbits. Designed either to be viewed on the interactive whiteboard or printed and made into a book for shared reading sessions. Could be used as a topic introduction or independent reading.
Make your own non-fiction country book
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Make your own non-fiction country book

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A writing frame/book for researching and writing about a country. Includes space for illustrations/sticking in pictures and space to write basic information on the country (currency, continent, capital city, language spoken)
Fur, feathers and scales - pet skin sorting
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Fur, feathers and scales - pet skin sorting

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Pet cards and skin texture boards. Children to sort the cards onto the correct board, depending on which skin type they have. Can provoke discussion around why animals have certain skins (temperature regulation, protection, sensory needs). Could also introduce camouflage.
Phase 5 phonics chatterboxes
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Phase 5 phonics chatterboxes

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Phase 5 phonics chatterboxes. Real and pseudo (nonsense/alien) words. Alien images to assist with pseudo words. Brilliant for Year 1 phonics screening check revision. ay ea ie ow ue ow ir ew au oy aw ou ph wh ure a-e e-e i-e o-e u-e Choose a colour and orally segment the word as you move the chatterbox. Choose a number and count as you move the chatterbox. Read your word!
The Queen at 90
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The Queen at 90

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A comprehensive PowerPoint of the life of Queen Elizabeth II from birth to her 90th birthday celebrations.
How to observe a child training
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How to observe a child training

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Powerpoint presentation on how to Observe children in the Early Years. Designed mainly for classroom assistants, but could be tweaked to present to parents and other staff at school. Additional word document case study. Suggest staff go through the training, then look at any observations they have already completed, as well as complete a joint/paired observation, and then discuss what is exactly required.
Easter: how and why it is celebrated?
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Easter: how and why it is celebrated?

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Unit taken from Leicester City SACRE RE Syllabus for KS1 on Who celebrates what and why? This unit is in two halves and only Easter is covered in these lessons. PowerPoint lesson plan, alongside activity resources. Set of 4 lessons have been designed for a mixed class of Reception, Year 1 and Year 2. Easily amended to suit the needs of any KS1 class. Lesson 1: what do you celebrate and why? Lesson 2: why do Christians celebrate Easter? Lesson 3: how do Christians celebrate Easter? Lesson 4: Easter celebrations around the world. If this is useful, please rate and leave comments.
Superhero character writing
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Superhero character writing

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We designed our own characters, looking at recounts, character descriptions and then moved onto a simple story and made it into a comic strip. Our superheroes focused on the good qualities they could have, and what human values (love, peace, truth, non-violence and right conduct) they display.