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Sam's Resource Shop

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!
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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Hanukkah Story Order

Hanukkah Story Order

After looking at the story of Hanukkah I used this to get the students to re-tell the story. They cut up the different parts and worked in pairs to put them in the correct order. We then drew a picture to go with each part to aid re-telling.
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Home Alone Story Order

Home Alone Story Order

We used this with the Home Alone story book and cut up the different parts and put the story into the correct order.
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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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Recycling Sort

Recycling Sort

An activity to get students thinking about how to recycle different items. I got my students to sort and then they added extra items they could think of.
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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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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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Beach Flag Safety

Beach Flag Safety

A worksheet for students to colour and label what the flags mean and a section to record how they think they can stay safe on the beach.
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Suspect Interviews Sheet

Suspect Interviews Sheet

As part of our People Who Help Us Topic we staged a theft in the classroom. The students had to come up with a suspect list and interview them. I created this sheet to record their questions and the suspects responses.
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Suspect's Fingerprints Record Sheet

Suspect's Fingerprints Record Sheet

As part of our People Who Help Us Topic we staged a theft in the classroom. The students had to come up with a suspect list and interview them and take their fingerprints to compare to the suspects. I created this sheet for students to take the fingerprints of the suspect.
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Water Rescue Match Up

Water Rescue Match Up

We discussed the different ways you can save someone in trouble in the water. After role playing each the students cut up the different methods and matched them up.
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Character Profiles Worksheet

Character Profiles Worksheet

I use this sheet to encourage my students to think about the characters in a story and what they are like. They can find a picture, name, age and an interesting fact based on what they know. I use it for a story we are reading and/or a story they are writing.
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Job Research

Job Research

A worksheet for students to think about what they would like to do when they grow up and research the jobs they are interested in.
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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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