ORT Oxford Reading Tree Various Book Qs

ORT Oxford Reading Tree Various Book Qs

A large collection of comprehension questions based on Bloom’s Taxonomy. I have been creating these worksheets over a number of years as my classes met them. They are designed to show the child’s understanding of their weekly text and develop their ability to form their own sentences. The pack includes - Comprehension questions for nearly 100 ORT titles. Worksheets with lines to encourage correct letter sizing. Worksheets with word walls at the bottom to help with sentence building. Open ended challenge questions for early finishers. Word walls for many of the different titles (easily editable for other titles). Board games for some of the titles to develop word recognition (easily editable for other titles). The titles included are - A Fright in the Night A Pet Called Cucumber A Robin’s Egg A Trip to the Beach All About Robin Hood Big Feet Bush Fire! By the Stream Castle Adventure Catch it! Come in! Dragons! Exploring Underground Fire! Floppy Floppy Free Choice Fun at the Beach Fun in the Garden Giant Animals Go Away Floppy Gran Gran and the Go-Karts Green Island Grow a Pumpkin Helicopter Rescue Hiccups Hide and Seek Highland Games Hop! Hop! Pop! House for Sale! In the Garden In the Tent In the Trolley Jack Joshua’s Junk Kipper and the Giant Kipper’s Diary Land of the Dinosaurs Leek Hotpot Look at Me Looking After a Dog Mr Scroop’s School Nobody Wanted to Play Olympic Dreams On Safari On the Sand Out! Pirates Please do not Sneeze Queen’s Maid Red Noses Reds and Blues Rescue! Robin Hood Rotten Apples Rowing Boats Six in a Bed Stuck! Survival Adventure The Bag in the Bin The Ball Pit The Big Red Bus The Blue Eye The Bowling Trip The Caterpillar The Dream The Egg Hunt The Enormous Picture The Finest in the Land The Gale The Gull’s Picnic The Haunted House The Magic Key The Missing Crystal The New House The Odd Egg The Orchard Thief The Play The Quest The Ragged School The Rope Swing The Secret Room The Shiny Key The Toys’ Party The Treasure Chest To the Rescue! Top of the Mountain Training to be a Knight Village in the Snow Visit Paris! What a Bad Dog! Who is it?
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ICT progression planners for CfE Benchmarks

ICT progression planners for CfE Benchmarks

CfE Early, First and Second level ICT planners that tie in with the benchmarks. They provide potential learning outcomes and some direction of what you could teach in each section of ICT. Some of the wording is based on South Lanarkshire Council systems but could easily be adapted for any authority. These are only suggested outcomes for each year and are fairly ambitious at points (but possible!). They follow DCS progression but are listed as 1.1, 1.2, 1.3 etc. These are my own development and are not authority endorsed planners! Hopefully they can be of use. Some basic wording sourced from Dundee planners.
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Behaviour and effort chart

Behaviour and effort chart

Weekly chart to promote positive behaviour. Spaces for 6 stampers a day and a reward after each 'section' of the day. Space for home and school comments and a traffic light of break/lunch behaviour.
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Behaviour comic strip

Behaviour comic strip

A simple comic strip to help a child think about their behaviour and consider another pathway after they have calmed down.
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Spin and add addition

Spin and add addition

An open-ended worksheet to practise addition building. Place spinner on one wheel then second to build sums both using concrete resources and abstract on one page. For use with SmartPal or similar dry wipe sleeve. Spinners from eBay and placed through laminate sheet.
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Commonwealth Games logo

Commonwealth Games logo

A powerpoint to get children to redesign the Glasgow 2014 logo. Children first discuss the well known brand logos in the powerpoint and the various features that makes them effective. Then they look at previous Commonwealth Games logos and the Glasgow 2014 logo and the design features behind it (explanation available on gameonscotland). Children then design their own logo and cut out to put all hexagons together into one large collage.
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Persuasive Writing letter

Persuasive Writing letter

A glasgow based persuasive letter. A description of the Glasgow Red Road flats and a video on BBC to support. The children are asked to write a letter to the Commonwealth Games Opening ceremony committee urging them not to blow up the flats as part of the ceremony.
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