Please Improve My Writing! for KS2 (+ FREE USEFUL PHRASES TO IMPROVE YOUR WRITING)

Please Improve My Writing! for KS2 (+ FREE USEFUL PHRASES TO IMPROVE YOUR WRITING)

Five funny and badly written pieces of writing that need to be improved. It includes... 1. A letter of complaint 2. A diary entry about a bad day 3. A story about a mystery object 4. A newspaper report about the discovery of a valuable coin 5. A non-chronological report on cardboard boxes Blank lined pages are also included. These could be used in class or given as homework. INCLUDES FREE USEFUL PHRASES TO IMPROVE YOUR WRITING. THREE DIFFERENT SHEETS WITH PHRASES THAT WILL HELP THE CHILDREN TO IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF THEIR WRITTEN WORK. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Explain My Order For KS2 and KS3

Explain My Order For KS2 and KS3

Four shapes in different orders - can you explain why? Order is based on shape, colour or the number written on them. The sheet then asks the children to try to find all of the other ways of ordering the shapes. There are 24 altogether. Includes a separate answer sheet. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Free Fidget Spinner Project for Upper KS2 and KS3

Free Fidget Spinner Project for Upper KS2 and KS3

A fun six page project based on fidget spinners. As the new head of marketing you have to undertake various tasks to promote your companies products. Are you up to the challenge? IF YOU LIKE THIS PROJECT THERE ARE LOTS MORE AVAILABLE IN MY SHOP. YOU WILL ALSO FIND COMPREHENSIONS, SPAG ACTIVITIES, MORNING WORK, SATs REVISION AND MUCH, MUCH MORE. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Video Game Designer Project for Upper KS2 and KS3

Video Game Designer Project for Upper KS2 and KS3

This 9-page literacy based project includes three main writing tasks. It is written in a fun and lively way (in a similar style to my FREE Fidget Spinners Project) and should make even the most reluctant writers eager to put pen to paper. This could be completed in class over several lessons or be given as homework. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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The Great Maths Quest - Triangle Mystery for Years 5 and 6 (+ FREE BLANK BOOKLETS 4 AND 8 PAGE)

The Great Maths Quest - Triangle Mystery for Years 5 and 6 (+ FREE BLANK BOOKLETS 4 AND 8 PAGE)

Extract In your desperate attempt to escape the pack of ravenous dogs, you find yourself in a deep ravine. The rock face on both sides is almost vertical and you are far too tired, anyway, to even contemplate climbing your way out. To get as far away from the dogs as possible, you decide to go forwards – walking through the shallow water because you believe that it will help to disguise your scent should those animals return to hunt you down. This maths adventure comes in four parts. It could be completed over several lessons or given as homework over several weeks. The ideas is that the children have to solve a maths problem before the teacher will give them the next sheet. It is well written and engaging. THIS RESOURCE IS ALSO AVAILABLE AS A POWERPOINT. INCLUDES FREE BLANK BOOKLETS 4 AND 8 PAGE. THESE FULLY EDITABLE WORD DOCUMENTS MAKE PERFECT BOOKLETS WHEN DOUBLE SIDED OR STUCK TOGETHER. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Ultimate Times Tables Maths BINGO for KS2 and KS3  (+ FREE BLANK CROSSWORD CREATOR)

Ultimate Times Tables Maths BINGO for KS2 and KS3 (+ FREE BLANK CROSSWORD CREATOR)

Make learning your times tables a bit more fun with Ultimate Times Tables Bingo. -Includes 32 unique bingo cards - in black and white AND colour. -Has the answers to tables up to 12 x 12. -Each number (product) also shows the number of ways that it can be made with a smaller number next to it in brackets. This could be used to support work on probability. -Children can choose their own number not already on their bingo card. The best option would be to choose either 12 or 24 (which ever of the two is not already on it) because both of these numbers have six ways of making them. -These bingo cards are fair since every card has exactly the same chance of winning - until they choose their own number. This is because there are exactly 25 different ways of making the 11 numbers already on each bingo card. If they choose either 12 or 24 as their last number, there will be 31 ways altogether. -Also includes 1 - 12 cards. Cut these out and use these to choose the times tables. Make sure that you replace the cards between choosing the first and second numbers or print two sets. This could easily be used in small groups in the classroom with minimal photocopying. INCLUDES FREE BLANK CROSSWORD CREATOR. EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO PLAN AND PRODUCE CROSSWORD ON ANY CHOSEN THEME. THIS CAN BE USEFUL FOR LEARNING SPELLINGS OR GENERAL REVISION. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Opening Paragraphs - Mystery

Opening Paragraphs - Mystery

Do you need a really good writing example to inspire your pupils? These opening paragraphs for creative writing sessions (or for homework) include well structured sentences. They are ideal for Year 5 and 6 children - and KS3. The mystery focus will engage writers and should initiate some good class discussions. Three openers are included. Each includes a version that can be easily cut out and stuck in their books, and a version that can be completed on the sheet in class or for homework. The three starters are titled... 1. A Good Night's Sleep 2. Hide and Seek 3. The Attic *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Fully Editable KS2 2017 Mathematics Paper 1 (+ FREE TARGET NUMBER 4)

Fully Editable KS2 2017 Mathematics Paper 1 (+ FREE TARGET NUMBER 4)

This includes a fully editable version of the 2017 Mathematics Paper 1. It was created using MS Word 2013. The original questions can be easily changed to create a new test. It could also be used to create tests for Years 3 to 5 using the Year 6 format. One 'ready to use' Year 6 test is included with all the questions from the 2017 test changed slightly. It also includes a PDF test with all the numbers removed. This could be used to create handwritten tests - either by the teacher or by the children. INCLUDES FREE TARGET NUMBER 4. USE ADDITION, SUBTRACTION, MULTIPLICATION OR DIVISION TO GET THE TARGET NUMBER. THIS POWERPOINT HAS 25 DIFFERENT PROBLEMS. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Back to School: Meet the Teacher Letter for Year 5 and 6 (+ FREE READING PROJECT)

Back to School: Meet the Teacher Letter for Year 5 and 6 (+ FREE READING PROJECT)

This humorous letter is written from an anonymous person who claims to know you. The children are then given some advice about effort, attitude and behaviour in an attempt to help them have a fantastic year of learning. The whole letter is written as though you don't know about it. Extract Hello, Yes, that person standing right in front of you now is your new teacher. Huh, can you believe it? Now sit up straight and try to create a good impression (yes I know it’s difficult) and whatever you do – don’t stare. I know it’s tempting, but just don’t do it. Oh… and remember to smile – but not too much ‘cause that’s just scary! It makes you look like you’ve done something that you shouldn’t have. I would put these letters in envelopes and give them to the children when they first enter the class. The children could write a reply to the letter - either straight away or at the end of the academic year. ALSO INCLUDES FREE READING PROJECT. THIS 8 PAGE PROJECT ENCOURAGES THE CHILDREN TO FIND A GOOD BOOK IN A FUNNY AND ENGAGING WAY. THE CHILDREN HAVE TO SPEAK TO ADULTS ABOUT THE BOOKS THEY READ WHEN THEY WERE YOUNGER AND PREPARE A SPEECH/PRESENTATION ABOUT THE BOOK THEY FOUND. ADVICE IS GIVEN ALONG THE WAY. THIS PROJECT WOULD BE PERFECT TO GIVE TO YOUR NEW CLASS OVER THE SUMMER HOLIDAY. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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SPaG Fortune Tellers Game (+ FREE TARGET NUMBER MISSING DIGITS POWERPOINT)

SPaG Fortune Tellers Game (+ FREE TARGET NUMBER MISSING DIGITS POWERPOINT)

Year 5 and 6 children will enjoy making and using these SPaG Fortune Tellers. Only reveal one of the mystery letters to you opponent(s) if they get one of the questions correct. Once they know all of them - they can be rearranged to create a SPaG related word. Three totally different fortune tellers are included and each one includes instructions. A BLANK SPaG FORTUNE TELLER IS ALSO INCLUDED SO THAT THE CHILDREN CAN MAKE THEIR OWN. INCLUDES TARGET NUMBER MISSING DIGITS. FIND THE MISSING NUMBER AND THEN USE ADDITION, SUBTRACTION, MULTIPLICATION OR DIVISION WITH THE FOUR NUMBERS TO GET THE TARGET NUMBER. INCLUDES 25 DIFFERENT PROBLEMS. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Reading Project for Upper KS2 (+ FREE THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ MINI COMPREHENSIONS YEAR 6)

Reading Project for Upper KS2 (+ FREE THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ MINI COMPREHENSIONS YEAR 6)

This 8 page project is designed to make the children laugh and ultimately choose a good book which they will read and then tell the rest of class all about. This would be ideal for giving to your class over the Christmas and Easter breaks OR why not give it to your new class over the summer break? It includes... 1. An introduction which encourages the children to read 2. Interview sheets to discover more about the books the adults they know read when they were younger 3. A topic for discussion around the dinner table 4. Advice on how to choose a good book 5. A sheet to write down what the children will say to the class about their chosen book AND tips to improve their 'speech' INCLUDES FREE THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ MINI READING COMPREHENSIONS YEAR 6. THESE FIVE SINGLE PAGE COMPREHENSIONS ARE PERFECT FOR HOMEWORK OR STICKING IN BOOKS. THERE ARE NO BASIC RECALL QUESTIONS AND ARE PERFECT FOR SATs PREPARATION. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Equivalent Fractions for KS2 (+ FREE MULTIPLICATION PRACTICE SHEETS WITH ANSWERS)

Equivalent Fractions for KS2 (+ FREE MULTIPLICATION PRACTICE SHEETS WITH ANSWERS)

This includes 9 different worksheets on equivalent fractions. Match Equivalent Fractions (x3) The children have to shade the fractions and then find another one on the sheet which is equivalent. Equivalent Fractions - Odd One Out (x3) Three of the four fractions are equivalent. Can you find the odd one out? Equivalent Fractions - Missing Numbers (x3) Three of the fractions have either their numerator or denominator missing. Can you find out what the number should be so that all the fractions are equivalent? INCLUDES FREE MULTIPLICATION PRACTICE SHEETS WITH ANSWERS. THESE THREE WORKSHEETS HAVE THE ANSWERS AT THE BOTTOM ON A SLIP WHICH CAN BE EASILY REMOVED. A BLANK SHEET IS ALSO INCLUDED SO THAT YOU OR THE CHILDREN CAN CREATE YOUR OWN HANDWRITTEN WORKSHEETS. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Story Ideas for Upper KS2 (+ FREE TARGET NUMBER 3)

Story Ideas for Upper KS2 (+ FREE TARGET NUMBER 3)

This includes five detailed story ideas which will allow the children to focus on the actual writing. Of course these could be used for inspiration and could be adapted. Story Idea 1 - Twins Separated twins are later reunited and one saves the other one's life. Story Idea 2 - Space An astronaut acquires some new abilities after a space mission and leads them to making a life changing discovery. Story Idea 3 - Ghost An old abandoned factory is not as inactive as people think. Some children discover exactly what is going on and end up going back in time. Story Idea 4 - Power Can the only person without a super power make their mark on society? Yes, they can! Story Idea 5 - Alone Everyone needs to leave the island quickly and someone is left behind. How does the person left behind end up saving everyone? INCLUDES 'TARGET NUMBER 3'. USE ADDITION, SUBTRACTION, MULTIPLICATION OR DIVISION WITH THE THREE NUMBERS TO GET THE TARGET NUMBER. INCLUDES 25 DIFFERENT PROBLEMS. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Mega Year 5 and 6 Sampler Bundle

Mega Year 5 and 6 Sampler Bundle

These are all full resources that are part of a series. The bundle includes... 1. Target Number 3 PowerPoint 2. Mini Reading Comprehensions (The Railway Children) 3. Mini Reading Comprehensions (The Railway Children) PowerPoint 4. A Real Mysteries Project - The Mysterious Book 5. Maths Crossword Creator - Year 5 6. What Happened On This Day? - Summer Term 7. Story Starters - Hidden Messages 8. Mary Celeste Project 9. Reading Review Sheets A-F *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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7mm and 10mm Line Guides / Writing Frames (+ FREE KS2 MORNING WORK POWERPOINT)

7mm and 10mm Line Guides / Writing Frames (+ FREE KS2 MORNING WORK POWERPOINT)

Three common formats - but lots of variations of thick /thin solid or dotted lines. This includes... -14 variations of ruled, box + ruled and column with 7mm lines -14 variations of ruled, box + ruled and column with 10mm lines INCLUDES FREE KS2 MORNING WORK POWERPOINT. THE CHILDREN MIGHT BE ASKED TO THINK OF AS MANY NOUNS THAT START WITH A SPECIFIC LETTER, WRITE DOWN AS MANY COUNTRIES AS THEY CAN THINK OF OR TO CONTINUE A NUMBER SEQUENCE. INCLUDES 20 DIFFERENT SLIDES. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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MMW Mental Maths Workout Addition(+ FREE PLEASE CORRECT MY ADDITION!)

MMW Mental Maths Workout Addition(+ FREE PLEASE CORRECT MY ADDITION!)

These sheets encourage the children to add numbers mentally from left to right - which is often the quickest way if you need to add the numbers quickly in your head. Step 1 Add the tens digits together. Add one more if you can see that the ones add up to 10 or more. Step 2 Add the ones and write down just the last digit. Step 3 Put the two digits together to get the answer. Each sheet has a couple of questions in bold for which you just add the tens and ones digits up i.e. the ones digits do NOT produce an answer greater or equal to ten. ALSO INCLUDES 'PLEASE CORRECT MY ADDITION'. THESE FOUR SHEETS GET THE CHILDREN TO BECOME THE TEACHER AND CORRECT A PIECE OF FINISHED WORK. THERE IS EVEN A SPACE FOR THEM TO LEAVE A COMMENT! *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Year 3 and 4 Spelling Bundle

Year 3 and 4 Spelling Bundle

This bundle includes... 1. Scrambled Year 3 and 4 - A 108 page PowerPoint with all the Year 3 and 4 words jumbled up. 2. Year 3 and 4 Word List Booklet - Create a useful A5 booklet with all the Year 3 and 4 words. 3. Year 3 and 4 Crossword Creator - Create six different crosswords with all of the Year 3 and 4 words. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Mega Maths Bundle

Mega Maths Bundle

This bundle includes… 1. Target Number 3 2. Target Number 4 3. Target Number – Missing Digit 4. The Great Maths Quest – Triangle Mystery Printable Version 5. The Great Maths Quest – Triangle Mystery PowerPoint 6. Maths Crossword Creator Year 4 7. Maths Crossword Creator Year 5 8. Maths Crossword Creator Year 6 *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Target Number Missing Digits PowerPoint (+ FREE SPaG CROSSWORD CREATOR FOR YEAR 5 AND 6)

Target Number Missing Digits PowerPoint (+ FREE SPaG CROSSWORD CREATOR FOR YEAR 5 AND 6)

Use addition, subtraction, multiplication or division and the 4 numbers to get the target number - but one of the numbers is missing! You need to find the missing single digit number AND the solution. This PowerPoint has 25 different problems, but it would be very easy to add more should you need to. This was created using PowerPoint 2013. INCLUDES FREE SPaG CROSSWORD CREATOR FOR YEAR 5 AND 6. WRITE CLUES FOR THE KEY WORDS FROM THE NATIONAL CURRICULUM AND CREATE YOUR OWN CROSSWORD. *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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Division Practice Sheets with Answers (+ FREE SCRAMBLED PROVERBS POWERPOINT)

Division Practice Sheets with Answers (+ FREE SCRAMBLED PROVERBS POWERPOINT)

These sheets have the answers underneath which can be removed or folded back. All of the questions have two or three digit answers. Three sheets are included that are ready to use. A blank sheet with boxes for the teacher or pupil to create their own handwritten sheet is also included. ***LOOK OUT FOR THE BUNDLE WHICH HAS ADDITION, SUBTRACTION, MULTIPLICATION AND DIVISION SHEETS. INCLUDES FREE SCRAMBLED PROVERBS. THIS POWEPOINT HAS 25 PROVERBS WITH THE WORDS REARRANGED. CAN YOU PUT THEM IN THE RIGHT ORDER TO MAKE A FAMOUS PROVERB? *** For FREE writing frames and templates - please visit my website. You can find the address in my Tes shop.
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