This work booklet guides pupils through vital mapping skills by giving them a ‘how to guide’ as well as a chance to practise their new skills in a variety of questions and tasks. The booklet is aimed at children in upper KS2 and lower KS3 and can be easily adapted to suit. The booklet can be given at the end of a unit of work or spread out across several lessons.
The mapping skills included in this work booklet include:
4 Figure Grid References
6 Figure Grid References
Each topic above includes a one-page ‘how to guide’ and well as a corresponding 'activity sheet.'
Download is in pdf format.
This resources includes 3 PowerPoint Presentations with a focus on Non-Verbal Reasoning Questions.
Each PowerPoint focuses on a different type of Non-Verbal Reasoning question regularly seen in 11+ Entrance Exams and CEM Tests.
The PowerPoints each include tips and strategies on how to approach the questions and are ideal to go through before pupils attempt worksheets or a set of questions.
The 3 topics/PowerPoint included in this resources are:
Identifying and Applying Changes to Shapes
3D Cubes and Nets
Coded Shapes (trying to work out what element of the shape the letter stands for).
A selection of different report writing examples and templates to assist you with writing a generalised report for students in your form or tutor groups as well as for the subject of Geography. These resources are best used when writing reports which are to include an overview of students’ subject reports as well as their other commitments in school, for example, art, sport or music activities. Several other documents can also be used for writing subject-specific reports
The report examples in this download range from capable/high achieving students to students with poor focus and concentration as well as those involved within the wider school community.
- 11 Different Form/Tutor Group Reports Included
- 4 Different Year 5 End-of-Term reports Included
- Each report includes highlighted possessive pronouns (he/she/him/her) and well as blank lines to easily identify relevant changes to be made.
- Reports range from approx. 200 - 400 words in length
- Available for download on Pages and as a Word document.
A high quality scheme of work, PowerPoints and worksheets focused on the Geography of Disease. This resource includes 6 lessons:
Epidemic vs. Pandemic
The Role of Globalisation
Disease & Development
Preventing the Spread of Disease
Each of the six lessons come with a corresponding PowerPoint with a learning outcome and engaging activities included on the slides.
Essential geographical skills of mapping, handling and displaying data are embedded throughout the lessons.
This resource can be downloaded in PowerPoint format and pdf format and includes 6 PowerPoint presentations and 6 worksheets.
Set your pupils up for success at their 11+ entry examinations with this series of seven PowerPoints which sets out clear and easy-to-follow strategies on how to answer a variety of different verbal reasoning question styles.
The questions styles covered are often found in the CEM and Bond-style examinations as well as many other types of individual school-based entry exams.
This resource comes in eye-catching PowerPoint format, giving examples with each question type. All PowerPoints are fully adaptable and editable to suit your pupil needs. The question types covered in these PowerPoints include:
Insert A Letter
Complete the Sentence
Create a Word
A selection of different report writing examples and templates to assist you with writing a generalised report for students in form or tutor groups as well as several subject-specific report writing examples for the following subjects: Geography, Spanish, History and Religious Studies
These resources are best used when writing reports which are to include an overview of students’ subject reports as well as their other commitments in school, for example, art, sport or music activities.
The report examples in this resource range from capable/high achieving students to students with poor focus and concentration.
7 Different Spanish Report Templates (Aimed at Year 6/7 Beginners)
13 Different Year 5 End-of-Term reports Included
6 Religious Studies Report Comments/Templates
6 Geography Report Comments / Templates
4 Brief History Comment Banks (Focus on ‘Stuart’ Period and English Civil War)
Each report includes highlighted possessive pronouns (he/she/him/her) and well as blank lines to easily identify relevant changes to be made.
Reports range from approx. 200 - 400 words in length
Available for download on Pages and as a Word document.
Set your pupils up to succeed in their 11+ examinations this year with this bundle. The resources include plans, practice test papers and plenty of strategies on ways to answer questions and prepare for question-styles they may face.
The resource focus on questions that may appear in Bond and CEM tests as well as a variety of question styles to cover secondary school own examinations.
Enhance your pupils’ geographical skills with a series of interpretation and analysis sheets and questions. This resource includes 8 PowerPoint slides with corresponding questions all focused on a different data presentation method. Ideal for preparing your pupils for exams and revising analysis skills. The high quality slides include annotation, examples and five scaled-ability questions.
The data presentation skills included in this resource are:
Demographic Transition Model
Proportional Symbols Map
Divided / Stacked Bar Charts
Resource downloaded in PDF and PowerPoint Format.
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PE Lesson Lanyards are ideal for those pupils in your class who aren't physically participating in your lesson due to injury, illness or otherwise.
Pupils pick out a lanyard at the start of the lesson and they are required to assume the role they have chosen.
Lanyard Roles include:
- Warm Up Coach
- Fitness Coach
- Referee / Umpire
- Performance Analyser
- Tactics Coach
Each card provides the people with their activity for the lesson and when attached to a lanyard can be worn throughout the duration of the lesson, great for demonstrating inclusive practice.
Lanyards can be laminated for continued use in subsequent lessons.
Promote peer feedback and self-reflection in your lessons by giving your pupils the opportunity the reflect on their own learning before and after a lesson.
This resource includes 10 x Subject Peer Feedback Sheets with an emphasis on reflecting on their peers’ presentation performance with criteria including physical and vocal skills.
Included is also a self-reflection sheet which requires pupils to rate their understanding before and after the lesson and gives them the opportunity to identify areas that went well as well as well as what could be improved.
Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning is becoming increasingly important for entrance into many independent secondary schools at the 11+ age group.
Included in this resource is:
1 x Verbal Reasoning Exam Paper (Compound Words / Coded Questions / Synonyms etc.)
1 x Non-Verbal Reasoning Exam Paper (Odd One Out / 3D Net Shapes / Pattern Identification etc.)
Annotated Mark Schemes for both papers
The exam papers are aimed at the Year 6 age group (11 years old) and each paper is 30 minutes in duration.
Resources are provided in PDF and Microsoft Word Format
This resource provides 4 separate lesson outlines for an introductory ‘Reasoning’ Scheme of Work. The resource outlines the themes and lesson objectives and provides suggested activities, the worksheet referred to in unit plan are taken from the CGP Verbal and Non-Verbal Reasoning books.
The unit plan focuses on a verbal reasoning task in the first week before rotating to a non-verbal reasoning task the following week and so on. Each week includes some potential questioning to pose to the class as a plenary activity. This resource is an ideal introductory plan to prepare pupils in Years 3-5 for possible 11+ Entrance Exams.
Links closely to several literacy and numeracy national targets.
2 x Serving Activity Card Worksheets (Forehand Serve & Backhand Serve)
1 x Badminton Scoring Sheet
Enhance your Badminton lesson with these activity cards allowing students to work on their forehand and backhand service actions. These activity cards allow for peer feedback and assessment within your class, as well as outlining lesson targets using traffic-light coloured objectives.
The Badminton Scoring Sheets are ideal for non-participating students, engaging them actively within the lesson. The scoring sheets will also aid in creating a tournament competition within the lesson.
All included activities and sheets are suitable as laminated material to be used in future lesson.s.
All materials are available for download in Pages and PDF format.
These P.E themed exit cards are an ideal way to end a lesson. With three different designs to choose from, the exit cards are perfect for laminating and then writing a question on the back with a whiteboard pen. That way the cards can be used again and again.
Save yourself time by completing a whole-class feedback sheet tailored to a Geography exam.
Plenty of space to give individual feedback at the bottom of the sheet to make it personalised.
Please let me know what you think by reviewing this download.
As the Christmas season draws closer, create a festive atmosphere in your classroom with a selection of different activities that are sure to keep your pupils entertained during those extended Form times.
This resource is a 20-page pdf booklet of Christmas-themed activities including:
And many more…
Engage your pupils in their wider reading books or a class novel by using these reading comprehension prompt cards.
Ideal for pupils to work on during a carousel activity or use just as part of a discussion at the end of a session. Alternatively, these cards could be printed, laminated and bound together with a keyring to be sent home to engage parents in their children’s reading. The question prompts are differentiated so pupils can quickly identify questions that may challenge their comprehension skills.
This resource consists of one overview card and six prompt cards containing at least four questions on each card. The 6 prompt cards include questions based on:
Promote a calm, centred approach to each day by introducing time to practise meditation yoga in your classroom. These yoga cards include 10 different poses that pupils can have a go at individually or in small groups. This resource could form the basis of your starter activity in a PE lesson.
Each card contains an image and three tips to completing the pose as well as two extension ideas if they have mastered that pose.
The resource also includes a card that outlines all of the poses and their names.
A clear, easy to read resource available to download in pdf format.
Prepare your pupils for upcoming 11+ Secondary School entry examinations with this set of verbal reasoning worksheets.
4 different question types included
(Find the Hidden Words, Move a Single Letter, Join the Words and Find the Missing Letters).
80 questions in total included in this resource.
All worksheets include answer sheets.
All worksheets come in pdf format.