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I trained to be a teacher nearly 10 years ago. Since then I have spent most of my time working with children with special educational needs. I hope these resources will be just as useful to you as they have been for me!

I trained to be a teacher nearly 10 years ago. Since then I have spent most of my time working with children with special educational needs. I hope these resources will be just as useful to you as they have been for me!
Evacuee Letter Home Planning Sheet

Evacuee Letter Home Planning Sheet

After discussing what happened to Evacuees in WW2, this sheet allows student's to go through each stage and write keywords and phrases and feelings ready for a letter home.
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Non-fiction feature match up

Non-fiction feature match up

A group activity to check understanding of the different features of a non-fiction text; cut out the cards and students take the feature and match with the explanation.
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Planet Pictures

Planet Pictures

This worksheet has stills from the Literacy Shed film 'The Planets'. There is a space next to each still for students to record their thoughts. I used the sheet for them to record descriptive words for each planet that they could use in a piece of descriptive writing.
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Egg Drop Experiment Worksheets

Egg Drop Experiment Worksheets

I created for my class who were carrying out The Egg Drop experiment. Differentiated into 3 levels for students to record their prediction, equipment and conclusions.
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Articulate style game

Articulate style game

An Articulate style game covering Maths, English, Science, History and Geography key words, 48 cards in total. I used the cards as a revision tool for key vocabulary in the lead up to tests. Could be used as starter or plenary. Split class into teams and give 60 seconds to describe as many words as they can in the chosen category without saying the word. Team with the most points wins!
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Chocolate Bar Development

Chocolate Bar Development

An booklet for children on how to create their own chocolate bar, includes information and activities for children to work through before a final presentation, Apprentice style. Sections include: *Market research *Product development *Recipe development *Packaging *Advertising *Presentation
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Postcards from around the World

Postcards from around the World

Postcards to print with images of different places from around the world. We visited each country and researched it and at the end of the week sent a postcard home from that place.
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Food Chain Sort

Food Chain Sort

A selection of plants and animals to cut up and create food chains with. I then stuck them in my students books and they used colours to label producers and consumers etc.
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Online British Wildlife Scavenger Hunt

Online British Wildlife Scavenger Hunt

I like to use online Scavenger Hunts to check a range of skills; reading and comprehension, finding information online and recording. This one is for British Wildlife and includes answers.
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Pitch Plan

Pitch Plan

A sheet for Dragons Den style pitch presentation to ask for money to start a business. Boxes to add notes and assign roles for different stages of the presentation.
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Learning Card

Learning Card

Small cards for children to complete and stick in their books to reflect on their learning in the lesson. 1. Shade in the face to represent learning. 2. Write two things you have learnt this lesson. 3. Write one thing you aren't sure about.
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Remember Scrolls

Remember Scrolls

I use these scrolls to stick in books so children can write down key information they need to remember and they can refer to it.
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Remember Notes

Remember Notes

Post it note style 'Remember Notes' to stick into books so student can write key information they may need to refer to, i.e fiction and non-fiction definitions or what odd and even numbers are.
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Punctuation Mat

Punctuation Mat

A mat to put on the table for students to refer to to help them decide when to use different punctuation in their writing. Includes full stops, capital letters, question marks, exclamation marks, speech marks, commas and apostrophes.
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