Lesson plans and resources to introduce DeBono's 6 Thinking Hats to Elementary students.
Included in this mini-unit is:
* Lesson plans for 8 lessons
* Thinking Hats display posters
* Worksheet & activities
8 STEM activities for Preschool and Lower Elementary students based on traditional tales (including discussion questions and flashcards/ pictures):
The Gingerbread Man
The Three Billy Goats Gruff (2 activities)
Jack and the Beanstalk
Little Red Riding Hood
The Three Little Pigs (2 activities)
4 inquiry-based activities for Early Years andPrimary students that encourage curiosity and scientific thinking :
Breaking Eggs (Or Not?)
Each activity with a detailed description and printable recording sheets.
These hands-on STEM activities will allow preschool students to develop critical and creative thinking skills while providing opportunities to problem-solve. Each activity can also be used to foster group work and cooperative learning.
Included are 5 STEM activities for preschool-aged students (including discussion questions and flashcards).
Different types of writing paper and planning templates for 5 Writers workshop units:
Non-Fiction Chapter Books (All about books)
Writing Reviews (Opinion writing)
Procedural Writing (How to books)
For each unit there is a template for students to plan their piece of writing, a cover page and a selection of lined writing paper (single, double and triple lines as well as Handwriting Without Tears style).
6 worksheets for students to assess their own progress towards the IB Learner Profile. The worksheets include different levels and are editable. Perfect for the end of a unit or to include in portfolios. As PDF and Word document.
Workbook for students to learn and practice their letters and sounds.
* 2 pages per letter
* tracing and writing practice
* prewriting skills and hand-eye coordination
* letter recognition and matching letters to sounds
5 inquiry-based experiments that encourage curiosity, scientific thinking and group work:
Mixing liquids and solids
Float or sink?
Growing gummy bears
Is it waterproof?
Each experiment with a detailed description and printable recording sheets.