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A range of high quality resources to enhance the teaching and learning at KS2 & KS3 level (age 7-14). Welsh second Language, National test revision and numeracy / literacy activities taught across the curriculum are our specialty :)

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A range of high quality resources to enhance the teaching and learning at KS2 & KS3 level (age 7-14). Welsh second Language, National test revision and numeracy / literacy activities taught across the curriculum are our specialty :)
WW2 describing a setting (City and Countryside) - Evacuee Story Writing. KS2/3 Cross Curricular
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WW2 describing a setting (City and Countryside) - Evacuee Story Writing. KS2/3 Cross Curricular

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A series of lessons based on building a description of a city and/or countryside setting in WW2. The descriptions could be used as openers in a story based around evacuees who were sent to live in a rural location. This is a tried and tested classroom resource. Pupils should collect ideas from the pictures provided and use the model text to write an effective description. A vocabulary grid and a copy of the success criteria for writing an effective description is also included. This resource could be used with older pupils. *Please note the video clip is open source material.
WW2 Maths - Co-ordinates & Grid References. KS2 (Year 5&6) Cross Curricular Numeracy
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WW2 Maths - Co-ordinates & Grid References. KS2 (Year 5&6) Cross Curricular Numeracy

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This cross-curricular presentation that requires pupils to work out the co-ordinates of locations on the WW2 map of Europe. It covers 4 and 6 figure grid references. There is a clever video link included with this resource to start the lesson. You could print out the maps for use in lessons, therefore some preparation is required in order to get the best results. There is an extension sheet provided in publisher format. LO: To use co-ordinates to specify location LO: To use grid references to specify location
Science Fiction writing - Developing character descriptions for a Science Fiction story
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Science Fiction writing - Developing character descriptions for a Science Fiction story

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A stimulating and engaging lesson / presentation to positively engage learners in KS2 / lower KS3. The suggested final task in this lesson is a written activity. Learners use the pictures to stimulate some descriptions of different characters in a science fiction story. See the exciting bundle offer for a complete unit of work which focuses on writing within the Science Fiction genre!
Science Fiction writing - Developing setting descriptions for a Science Fiction story
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Science Fiction writing - Developing setting descriptions for a Science Fiction story

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A stimulating and engaging lesson / presentation to positively engage learners in KS2 / lower KS3. The suggested final task in this lesson is a written activity. Learners use the pictures to stimulate some descriptions of settings in a science fiction story. See the exciting bundle offer for a complete unit of work which focuses on writing within the Science Fiction genre! Science Fiction Writing Complete Unit of Work KS2 / KS3 (War of the Worlds) With Free Reading Test and handwriting session!
River Personification Descriptive Writing KS2/3
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River Personification Descriptive Writing KS2/3

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A series of lessons/activities based on building a description of a rivers journey using personification and imagery from a first person perspective (You are the river describing your journey from source to mouth.) This is a tried and tested classroom resource. Pupils should build their ideas using the learning resources provided and use the model text to write an effective description. A model text, vocabulary activities, a planning template and a copy of the success criteria for writing an effective description is also included. This resource could be used with older pupils. *Please note the video clip is open source material.
1960's Topic Cross Curricular Activities - Literacy & Numeracy
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1960's Topic Cross Curricular Activities - Literacy & Numeracy

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Suitable for upper KS2 pupils (8-11). Resources include: *1960’s starter presentation. *1960’s Icons ‘Who am I?’ presentation. *1960’s Comprehension activity. *Writing an interview with one of ‘The Beatles’. *Martin Luther-King speech writing (I have a dream…) *Measuring perimeter of 60’s icons *KWL grid.
Welsh Helpwr Heddiw Activities Year 5&6
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Welsh Helpwr Heddiw Activities Year 5&6

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A series of highly engaging and clearly presented slides for introducing and practicing suitable Welsh language patterns. These can be used during daily Helpwr Heddiw sessions or as part of Welsh lessons. The slides are organised in a way that keeps learning Welsh simple and fun. This is a brand new resource using tried and tested classroom resources. You will not find anything similar online :)
Rivers in Wales - Welsh Rivers Atlas & Map Labeling Activity. KS2/3  focus - 3 Differentiated groups
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Rivers in Wales - Welsh Rivers Atlas & Map Labeling Activity. KS2/3 focus - 3 Differentiated groups

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Learners use research materials to label the maps of Wales with the main rivers and areas of population. Geography / topic task - Atlases or internet access required. 3 Levels of differentiation: BS (Lower) - Research and label the main rivers AA (Middle) - Research, draw and label the main rivers MAT (More able) - Research, draw and label the main rivers and towns/cities LO: To label the main rivers using atlases and research materials
Healthy Eating Lesson Resources KS2 - Counting Food Calories. Numeracy Across the Curriculum.
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Healthy Eating Lesson Resources KS2 - Counting Food Calories. Numeracy Across the Curriculum.

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Resource 1 - What do I know about the food I eat? This worksheet starts with some questions about basic food facts and then requires some research to find out about the different food groups. Resource 2 - Food Calorie Chart Provides information about the recommended daily intake of calories, fats, sugar salt etc, for men women and children aged 5-11. Resource 3 - Food calorie chart restaurant. This is a sample restaurant menu showing the calorific values of the food. Pupils should choose meals and work out the values of the calories consumed! (Numeracy Across the Curriculum). Suitable for years 4, 5 & 6
Writing a description of Dracula's castle. Gothic Horror Novel
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Writing a description of Dracula's castle. Gothic Horror Novel

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Descriptive writing activity which has been tried and tested in the classroom in upper KS2, but could easily be used with other age groups. Learners will brainstorm descriptions of the location and scene of Dracula’s mysterious and eerie castle. They then write a detailed account using the information they have gathered. Template, image, model text and KWL grid included. Looking for more? See the bundle offer for a complete unit of work which focuses on Count Dracula.
WW2 Rationing spreadsheet activity year 5&6 - 3 levels of differentiation. Problem solving activity.
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WW2 Rationing spreadsheet activity year 5&6 - 3 levels of differentiation. Problem solving activity.

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Each group has a number of rationing tokens to spend. Work out the number of clothing items you can buy with your allowance. 4 Excel documents included, which can be printed if required. Fully editable Powerpoint presentation on rationing is included (with some cross curricular welsh). Three ability level groups - Mussolini (Easy), Churchill (Medium), Hitler (Harder) Skills targeted: To work within a budget To present and extract information in charts and tables
The Great Plague / Tudors - Model text for diary writing. KS2 (Year 4, 5 & 6). Power Words included
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The Great Plague / Tudors - Model text for diary writing. KS2 (Year 4, 5 & 6). Power Words included

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Learners should study the model text and produce their own fictional diary entry from a person living in the Tudor era (1665) in the time of the Great Plague. ] A slide showing a list of suggested power / wow words is also included. The second activity requires research skills to check historical facts LO: To write a diary entry giving a description of London during the plague. LO: To use research skills to check historical facts
WW2 evacuee Excel spreadsheets activity - 3 Ability Levels (Year 5&6)
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WW2 evacuee Excel spreadsheets activity - 3 Ability Levels (Year 5&6)

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Read the information sheets and then enter the data correctly into the spreadsheet columns. Pupils can find the totals of each column. Three ability level groups - Mussolini (Easy), Churchill (Medium), Hitler (Harder) Skills targeted: To read and write numbers to 100 000 Using Number Skills to estimate by rounding to the nearest 10, 100 or 1000
WW2 Air Raid Newspaper Report - Model text and blank templates. KS2 (Year 5&6)
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WW2 Air Raid Newspaper Report - Model text and blank templates. KS2 (Year 5&6)

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Fictional report of an air raid on a Welsh coastal town in 1941 by the German Luftwaffe. Pupils should study the model text and produce their own fictional report using the newspaper template. This resource pack includes 3 levels of differentiated worksheets and a YouTube video which features authentic sounds to set the scene! LO: To write appropriately for a purpose and the reader – Newspaper report Also see the premier bundle package which includes more exciting WW2 resources! World War 2 WW2 English resource pack for KS2 students in year 5&6. (Seven cross curricular activities)
Welsh Helpwr Heddiw - Whole School High Quality Resource Pack (Years 1-6) Second Language Welsh
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Welsh Helpwr Heddiw - Whole School High Quality Resource Pack (Years 1-6) Second Language Welsh

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Second Language Welsh. A fantastic whole school resource pack (Years 1-6) featuring a total of over 140 engaging slides for daily Helpwr Heddiw sessions or whole class teaching of welsh. The slides are differentiated for each age group are organised in a way that keeps learning Welsh simple, visual and fun. These resources are perfect for display on the class interactive board and will support all staff in delivering Welsh effectively. Topics include: Family, school, hobbies, Likes and dislikes, foods, time, clothes, opinions, holidays, weather and so much more!
Free Handwriting Activity Sheet - The War of the Worlds KS2
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Free Handwriting Activity Sheet - The War of the Worlds KS2

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A handwriting practice sheet based on words and sentences from 'The War of the Worlds' by H.G. Wells. Pupils copy the words and sentences using cursive handwriting. Please take a look at my other lesson material based on 'Science Fiction' writing and 'The War of the Worlds'.