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I am the Head Teacher Of Maria International School Of Bucharest in Romania. I am also very keen at developing different TES teaching resources to discover what works well for different classes. I am constantly looking for new and exciting different ways of presenting and teaching different primary topics, especially maths topics.

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I am the Head Teacher Of Maria International School Of Bucharest in Romania. I am also very keen at developing different TES teaching resources to discover what works well for different classes. I am constantly looking for new and exciting different ways of presenting and teaching different primary topics, especially maths topics.
FREE The Snail And The Whale workbook - 16 Thinking Hat Worksheets Makes Reading Fun!

FREE The Snail And The Whale workbook - 16 Thinking Hat Worksheets Makes Reading Fun!

The Snail And The Whale is one of Britain's best selling children picture books. The images in this book come from public domain resources - not from the original book. I was amazed that there were so few teaching resources for this book and so I have written 16 Guided Reading Thinking Hat worksheets for the book. I would love to have some feedback from anyone who has used them in the classroom.
peterfogarty
How to be a successful TES writer for FREE! Two books - one for beginners, one to boost sales more

How to be a successful TES writer for FREE! Two books - one for beginners, one to boost sales more

I love writing for the TES and it does make up a substantial part of my monthly salary. I originally write a book to help people get started. I have now written a second short book to help people take their original TES teaching resources and make them sparkle a little bit more to help them get better sales. I consider myself a successful TES Gold Author and I am now wanting to share my wealth of ideas, resources and links for FREE with other TES users to help them to become a successful TES author and also to help guide them on the first steps towards success... This book tells them why they should become a TES author, where to find ideas to turn into presentations, where to find the free images which will help them to make their presentations a success and how to promote their work so that it becomes a highly sought after resource. Try it today. I love being a TES author and it is certainly a passion for me. I want others to now also follow in my footsteps and also become successful and happy TES authors, the easy way!
peterfogarty
10 FREE Anti-Bullying Week Posters For Every Classroom!  Download and Share Today!

10 FREE Anti-Bullying Week Posters For Every Classroom! Download and Share Today!

10 FREE anti-bullying week posters for you to share and use in the classroom. They could be used as inspiration for students creating their own posters. They could also be simply printed out and placed all over the school to remind the students that bullying is not okay in any school. To follow me and hear more about future work I create, please click the little heart on this page and you will follow me! For more free resources, please either visit http://www.DrFog.co.uk or go to my TES store - https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/peterfogarty
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FREE Maths PowerPoint Lessons for Year 4 students for Spring & Summer Term (SpringBoard 4 Material)

FREE Maths PowerPoint Lessons for Year 4 students for Spring & Summer Term (SpringBoard 4 Material)

This teaching pack includes: Lesson 1: Multiplication facts that link trios of numbers. Lesson 2: Number patterns in multiplication tables. Lesson 3: Partitioning large number to make multiplying easier. Lesson 4: Dividing various numbers by ten. Lesson 5: Using an abacus with decimal numbers. Lesson 6: A mental model of decimal numbers by working with number lines. Lesson 7: Multiplying by 9 Lesson 8: Division by 10 and 100 Lesson 9: Division with remainders Lesson 10: Towards a Standard Multiplication Method Lesson 11: Money Problems This is a PowerPoint representation of the SpringBoard 4 Material the DFES produced a long time ago. I wrote it so that teachers could use it directly on the Projector. These days, I think most teachers will find these resources, as well as excellent optional SATS revision, will also make good supply and cover lessons. Please leave a comment.
peterfogarty
FREE Room On The Broom Workbook -  16 Thinking Hat Worksheets for creative learning

FREE Room On The Broom Workbook - 16 Thinking Hat Worksheets for creative learning

This resource has been seen over 10,000 times and is one of my most popular teaching resources. The images are not from the book, and you will still need to use the book to complete the reading tasks. I was surprised at how few reading resources were available for Room on the broom, and I am keen to promote Thinking Hat Reading skills in the classroom and so I have spent a week developing a set of worksheets which teachers can download and use in the classroom. Please leave a comment after using them in the classroom.
peterfogarty
FREE Room on Broom Creative Thinking (Green Hat ) Worksheets Make Guided Reading Fun!

FREE Room on Broom Creative Thinking (Green Hat ) Worksheets Make Guided Reading Fun!

FREE Room on Broom Creative Thinking (Green Hat ) Worksheets Make Guided Reading Fun! I love Room on the broom and I was amazed that this best selling childrens book did not have a lot more more teaching materials attached to it, and so I decided I would spend a week focusing on developing a set of Thinking Hat Reading resources to go with this book. I hope you enjoy using it as much as I have creating it. I would love to have some feedback from people after they have used it.
peterfogarty
15 FREE Say No To War Posters! Great slogans to discuss and share in the Keystage 2 or Keystage 3.

15 FREE Say No To War Posters! Great slogans to discuss and share in the Keystage 2 or Keystage 3.

I have created 15 anti-war slogan posters which teachers are free to use, discuss and share in their classrooms. They are a great way for launching and supporting classroom discussions. Why do people go to war? Is there such a thing as a just war? Is there always a solution which does not involve violence? If you like these posters, please take the time to leave a nice comment, share and distribute these resources to others. You can also click the little heart to be informed of all the future teaching resources I make and upload.
peterfogarty
FREE Year 1 Termly Maths Assessments Using The Wigan Maths Assessment Papers

FREE Year 1 Termly Maths Assessments Using The Wigan Maths Assessment Papers

While the Wigan LEA website disappeared, taking all its maths resources with it, I kept a copy and then made a complete set of PowerPoint Maths assessments I want to share with everyone. These would be great for revising for the KS1 SATs tests. There are two different formats, you can either show them a question, then let them work out the answer and check their answers, or you can show them each question in turn and set them sme time to find the answer and then ask them the next question until you finish the test. I have also included the original test papers for teachers who want to print out all the test papers and answers all in one go. I hope you find them as useful as I do with my own class.
peterfogarty
FREE The Stick Man Story Workbook - 16 Thinking Hat Worksheets For Fun Creative Reading In Class.

FREE The Stick Man Story Workbook - 16 Thinking Hat Worksheets For Fun Creative Reading In Class.

FREE The Stick Man Story Workbook - 16 Thinking Hat Worksheets For Fun Creative Reading In Class. The Stick Man is all about a piece of wood which gets taken away by a dog, picked up by a girl and thrown in the river... where he is found by a swan. At each point he is further and further from home and less likely to make it back... this set of worksheets looks at the different Thinking Hat approaches to this book. They will consider facts, feelings, positives, negatives, creative approaches and finally make a mind map. This book does not contain any of the original drawings or text. You still need to find a copy of the book to complete this workbook. I would love feedback on this work.
peterfogarty
FREE The Gruffalo Workbook - 16 Thinking Hat Questions For More Creative Classroom Thinking

FREE The Gruffalo Workbook - 16 Thinking Hat Questions For More Creative Classroom Thinking

FREE The Gruffalo Workbook - 16 Thinking Hat Questions For More Creative Classroom Thinking This is part of a weekly series of worksheets I am developing for teaching thinking hat questions during your guided reading lessons. They would also make excellent homework sheets. There are 3 white hat worksheets (facts), 3 Yellow hat (positives) 3 Black hat (negatives), 3 Green Hat (creative), 3 Red hat (feelings) and 1 Blue hat (Mind map). There are none of the original images in this workbook - and you will still need the book to complete the tasks. I would love some feedback of what you think of this work.
peterfogarty
FREE Year 2 Maths PowerPoint Whole Lesson Resources (Autumn and Spring Terms)

FREE Year 2 Maths PowerPoint Whole Lesson Resources (Autumn and Spring Terms)

Each lesson is complete, and comes with a learning objectives, a warm up, main lesson, an independent learning section and a plenary. Here is a list of the lessons: Lesson 1: Putting the larger number first when adding. Lesson 2: Using 'Near Doubles' Lesson 3: Pairs that make 10 when adding Lesson 4: Idea of Difference Lesson 5: Words about Subtraction Lesson 6: Using addition and subtraction with shopping Lesson 7: Identifying Multiples Lesson 8: Making Rectangular Arrays Lesson 9: Multiplication Sentences Lesson 10: The Multiplication Symbols Lesson 11: Number Properties Years ago I made a lot of interesting Maths PowerPoint lessons, and then left them for 10 years in a draw. They have since been viewed over 22,000 times. By popular demand, I have uploaded them as I am sure lots of teachers will find them really useful and will use them. This collection is particularly useful if you need to cover a lesson and need a lesson with no preparation! Please leave a comment.
peterfogarty
FREE Jack and the FlumFlum Tree Workbook - 16 Thinking Hat Reading Worksheets Makes Learning Fun!

FREE Jack and the FlumFlum Tree Workbook - 16 Thinking Hat Reading Worksheets Makes Learning Fun!

FREE Jack and the FlumFlum Tree Workbook - 16 Thinking Hat Reading Worksheets Makes Learning Fun! Jack and the FlumFlum Tree is a fabulous reading resource. I was very surprised when I could not find lots of guided reading resources about it, so I have written 16 Thinking Hat worksheets for this book. This workbook does not contain any of the original illustrations or text - it is designed to be used with the book rather than as a free replacement. I would love to have comments from anyone who has successfully used this resource in the classroom.
peterfogarty
Year 5 Termly Maths Assessments - Perfect For Preparing For Optional Year 5 SATs Tests

Year 5 Termly Maths Assessments - Perfect For Preparing For Optional Year 5 SATs Tests

I love Year 5 Wigan Maths Tests. While they are little old and don't follow the current curriculum, they are still an excellent set of tests for revision purposes. I have taken the traditional tests and converted them all into PowerPoint presentations. On top of this, I have given teachers the option of either letting the students only see the answers at the end or after each question. I really like the second option as it means I can set a question, then give them a little time to think about it or discuss it in pairs and then show them the answer and discuss the different ways different children or different pairs found their answers. This is as much a learning experience as the test itself for many children. I really hope this pack is useful for lots of teachers.
peterfogarty
10 FREE Maths Posters For Every Classroom! Download and Share Today!

10 FREE Maths Posters For Every Classroom! Download and Share Today!

As my Anti-bullying posters (https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/10-free-anti-bullying-week-posters-for-every-classroom-download-and-share-today-11168376) proved so popular, I thought I would continue the series and create a set of motivational maths posters. You could add them to the classroom or all around the school. The would make an excellent resource for International Mathematics day, Pi day or any other numeracy day. If you like these resources, please click the heart on this page to get informed of when I upload my next set of FREE poster resources. Please also take the time to say something nice about these resources as you can imagine, they take a long time to make and nice comments motivate me to make more of them!
peterfogarty