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British Expat now settled in the metropolitan area of Sydney. Experienced in supporting literacy with primary school children of all abilities. Come in and see my resources....

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British Expat now settled in the metropolitan area of Sydney. Experienced in supporting literacy with primary school children of all abilities. Come in and see my resources....
Birthday problem solving

Birthday problem solving

This is a problem solving/logic activity. Students have to work out the dates and ages of five people from the clues given. Calendar and grids provided, along with the solution. Aimed mainly at KS2 students.
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Vowel Digraphs:  Set 7 IR,UR,ER Sound

Vowel Digraphs: Set 7 IR,UR,ER Sound

Sounds included: ir, ur, er These resources are aimed primarily at Years 1-3 and include comprehensive spelling lists and worksheets for each sound. There are two levels to cater for differing abilities for each activity. Can be useful for both higher ability children in Kindergarten but also lower ability children in higher year groups.
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Compound Word Games

Compound Word Games

Three games for compound words : Domino game, bingo and pairs All games contain both words and pictures. Each compound word has been split so you have to match each one with its missing part. All games are dual purpose - can be played by younger children who are just starting to read as they can match the pictures and also older children who are developing their vocabulary. Aimed at Early Years and Stage 1.
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End of term literacy:  "STR" worksheets

End of term literacy: "STR" worksheets

Some end of term activities for lesson starters or tutor time when you want a quick activity. Worksheets to extend vocabulary and improve dictionary skills. Activities contain more complex words suitable for older children within 7-11 age range. Answer sheets are included for all activities. Dictionary word work Alphabetical order Crossword
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End of term literacy - Camelot worksheets

End of term literacy - Camelot worksheets

Couple of worksheets (plus answersheets) with a Camelot/Sword in the Stone theme. Ideal as a lesson starter or tutor time quick activity. Criss-cross - two differentiated versions Find a word Aimed at primary students in Years 3 or 4.
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Literacy resources:  World Cup Football 2018

Literacy resources: World Cup Football 2018

Some literacy resources for the World Cup Football 2018. Some differentiated resources and all answer sheets included. Crossword - two versions (differentiated) one with wordbank clues, one without clues Match report - England v Sweden Alphabetical order sort the WC teams into alphabetical order Capital cities wordsearch Solve the clues and then find the capital cities in the wordsearch Criss-cross - two versions (differentiated) main version and easier version Research template and sample answers research the teams and complete the template Aimed at Key stage two students, the reluctant readers in older years and the more able in younger years. Ideal resources for end of term, lesson starters or tutor time. NOTE: This resource has been updated 9 July 2018 to include the match report. Previous purchasers are invited to download this resource again via their dashboard.
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Compound Words

Compound Words

A worksheet to create compound words using the co-ordinates on the grid. Ideal literacy worksheet for lesson starter or introducing the topic. Aimed at Key Stage 1, SEN and lower ability in Key Stage 2.
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Literacy resources:  Football  themed worksheets

Literacy resources: Football themed worksheets

Some football themed worksheets (with answers) : crossword - two levels, with and without word bank criss-cross - two levels: easier and main version match report, alphabetical order Aimed at key stage 2 and also less able children (or reluctant readers!) in older years. NOTE: This resource had been updated July 2018 with a match report from the World Cup in Russia. Previous purchasers are invited to download again via their dashboard.
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End of term literacy :  "COM" AND "CON" worksheets

End of term literacy : "COM" AND "CON" worksheets

Some end of term activities for lesson starters or tutor time when you want a quick activity. Worksheets to extend vocabulary and improve dictionary skills. Activities contain more complex words suitable for older children within 7-11 age range. Answer sheets are included for all activities. Two worksheets Words starting with com Words starting with con
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End-of-term Literacy resources:  School theme

End-of-term Literacy resources: School theme

A couple of resources with a school theme. Ideal for lesson starters, tutor time or end-of-term activities when you need a quick activity. Crossword - two levels (with and without word bank clues plus solution) Mystery word Aimed at Key Stage 2 children and the more able in lower years.
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End of Term Literacy & Numeracy Activities Bundle

End of Term Literacy & Numeracy Activities Bundle

Bundle of resources for the end of term including: * Logic problem solving * Cafe maths (UK pounds & dollar version) * Dictionary word work * Crosswords * Match report * Criss-Cross Crosswords & criss-cross resources are differentiated to include easier/harder versions.
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End of term literacy activities bundle

End of term literacy activities bundle

Selection of end-of-term literacy resources aimed at children 7-11 years. Also suitable as lesson starters. Resources include: Where in the world? - test your general knowledge to solve the clues and then find the words Crosswords - two levels, with and without wordbank Criss-cross - two versions Food quiz Camelot themed worksheets
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End of term Literacy activity:  Summer Holiday worksheets

End of term Literacy activity: Summer Holiday worksheets

Some worksheets for the summer - ideal for lesson starters or end-of-term activities when you need a quick activity. There are two worksheets: Summer holiday crossword - two levels with/without wordbank Summer criss-cross (easy version and harder version) Aimed at Key Stage 2 children and the higher ability students in Key Stage 1.
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End of term literacy resources: Where in the world?

End of term literacy resources: Where in the world?

Start of term/end of term or tutor time activities to test your general knowledge about the world. Solution and suggested research answers included Capital cities questions & word search - answer the clues, then find the place in the word search Natural wonders of the world - research these places and complete facts in template provided Landmarks - research these places and complete facts in template provided Resources aimed at older primary school children in Years 5 or 6 and also younger children in high school in Years 7 or 8.
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End of term literacy:  CAR & CAT worksheets

End of term literacy: CAR & CAT worksheets

Some end of term activities for lesson starters or tutor time when you want a quick activity. Couple of worksheets to extend vocabulary and improve dictionary skills. Activities contain more complex words suitable for older children within 7-11 age range. Answer sheets are included for all activities. Two Worksheets: Words starting with CAR Words starting with CAT
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End of term Word Work:  "PRO & PER" worksheets

End of term Word Work: "PRO & PER" worksheets

Some end of term activities for lesson starters or tutor time when you want a quick activity. Worksheets to extend vocabulary and improve dictionary skills. Activities contain more complex words suitable for older children within 7-11 age range. Answer sheets are included for all activities. Two worksheets included: Words starting with PRO Words starting with PER
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End of term Word work:  CRE and COR worksheets

End of term Word work: CRE and COR worksheets

Some end of term activities for lesson starters or tutor time when you want a quick activity. Worksheets to extend vocabulary and improve dictionary skills. Activities contain more complex words suitable for older children within 7-11 age range. Answer sheets are included for all activities. Two worksheets included: Words starting with CRE Words starting with COR
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Early Years Games Bundle

Early Years Games Bundle

Bundle of games for younger children. Resources have both pictures and words so can be used with children that are starting to read and also non-readers. Activities include pairs, domino, bingo and literacy ladders. Literacy resources cover : CH, SH and TH Blends Compound Words
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Literacy & Numeracy Ladder Games

Literacy & Numeracy Ladder Games

These games are designed for children who have just started to learn to read and write their letters and numbers. Games are designed for two players but could be adapted for small groups of up to 4 students. Alphabet Ladder Each player chooses 6 different letters Write one letter per box box at bottom of numbered ladder Roll the dice and write the letter in the relevant ladder First person to the top of any ladder wins Number Ladder Roll the dice and write the number in the relevant ladder First person to the top of any ladder wins
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LIteracy resources: Halloween theme

LIteracy resources: Halloween theme

Four literacy activities with a Halloween theme. * Word wheel - how many words? * Crossword: two levels - with/without wordbank and solution * Criss-cross : two levels, main version/easier version and solution * Mystery word and solution Ideal for lesson starter or tutor time. Two activities are differentiated, depending on the ability level of students. Aimed at children 7-11 years.
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Vowel Digraphs:  Set 9 OR sound

Vowel Digraphs: Set 9 OR sound

Sounds included: au, aw, oor, or, ore These resources are aimed primarily at Years 1-3 and include comprehensive spelling lists and worksheets for each sound. There are two levels to cater for differing abilities for each activity. Can be useful for both higher ability children in Kindergarten but also lower ability children in higher year groups.
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Literacy resources:  Ending blend NT

Literacy resources: Ending blend NT

A couple of worksheets featuring the NT ending blend. * Cloze sentences * Match word definitions * Crossword - two levels: with and without word bank Resources aimed at children 7-11 years and the more able children in younger years.
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Literacy resources:  ending blend ND

Literacy resources: ending blend ND

A couple of worksheets featuring the ND ending blend. * Cloze sentences * Match word definitions * Crossword - two levels: with and without word bank Resources aimed at children 7-11 years and the more able children in younger years.
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