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A range of outstanding resources for across the primary age range. All the resources have been tried and tested and are in line with the new national curriculum. Enjoy!

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A range of outstanding resources for across the primary age range. All the resources have been tried and tested and are in line with the new national curriculum. Enjoy!
Role of the Teaching Assistant

Role of the Teaching Assistant

This is a powerpoint for whole school training on the role of a teaching assistant. The training is delivered through a set of question that will support debate and discussion on the role of the TA. There are also links to the national standards for the TA and how teachers should support TAs. This powerpoint is a short presentation of about 25-30mins
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Homelessness Formal Letter

Homelessness Formal Letter

This smartboard is based on homelessness in the UK and identifying the key factors that leads to this issue. The children plan and write their own letter to the government to highlight the issue and the need for the government to do more. Included is a model of a letter that meets the requirements of KS2 writing.
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Year 5 / 6 Writing a Descriptive Setting

Year 5 / 6 Writing a Descriptive Setting

This lesson has been judged as outstanding. The lesson focuses on writing a setting for a given image. The lesson builds on pupils previous experience of understanding the features of a setting and moves to writing through modelling and editing. All components of the lesson are attached including a success criteria that can be stuck in children's books for self and peer assessment
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UKS2 The Lion, Witch and the Wardrobe- Main and Subordinate Clauses

UKS2 The Lion, Witch and the Wardrobe- Main and Subordinate Clauses

These 2 lessons use The Lion the Witch and The Wardrobe to explore main and subordinate clauses and the use of commas. The focus is on the use of conjunctions in both lessons. Lesson 1 focuses on identifying main and sub-ordinate clauses. The differentiated activities are focused on highlighting the main clause, tick box activity and an aspect of writing. Lesson 2 focuses on using commas correctly with main and sub ordinating clauses All the activities are linked to SAT's style questions
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KS2 English Jungle Book Lesson Planning Week 1

KS2 English Jungle Book Lesson Planning Week 1

This resource is Week 1 of English centred around the Jungle Book. The lessons focus on: -retelling the story of the Jungle Book -evaluate performances of retelling -to use explore imagery through illustration -to write a setting description -identify thoughts and feelings of characters
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Year 3 and 4 Grammar Prepositions Lesson Plan

Year 3 and 4 Grammar Prepositions Lesson Plan

This resources focuses on the use of prepositions within a sentence. The aim of this lesson plan is -to know what position words are -to identify prepositions in a text -to use prepositions to create a detailed description Lesson plan and differentiated included.
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KS2 Winston Churchill - Planning a Biography

KS2 Winston Churchill - Planning a Biography

This smartboard is a lesson that focuses on Churchill's achievements linked to the Battle of Britain. The lesson focuses on using Churchill's famous speech and a video to find out about Churchill's life. The main activity is linked to the learning in the introduction
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Whole School SEND STaff Training: Inclusion

Whole School SEND STaff Training: Inclusion

This smartboard is linked to whole school training on inclusion and SEND. The powerpoint is a 40min presentation based on identiifying what inclusion is and areas of SEND teachers should focus on based on national studies
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KS2 Character Description - Road's End

KS2 Character Description - Road's End

This smartboard has 2 lessons based on the Literacy Shed- The Road's End. The lessons are complete with starters, main activities and plenaries. The lesson focuses on watching the Road's End before planning their own character description and writing their own. The lesson has is a writing lesson that focuses on using similes, metaphors, conjunctions and a range of punctuation All resources attached Good lessons for lesson observation
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KS2 History Tudor Assembly

KS2 History Tudor Assembly

This assembly can be used by any teacher teaching the theme of the Tudors and Henry VIII. This play script allows for acting, dance and singing for the children to perform. Based around the X Factor theme it is different and unique.
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KS1 Maths Place Value Tens and Ones Partitioning  Lesson Plan (2/ 6)

KS1 Maths Place Value Tens and Ones Partitioning Lesson Plan (2/ 6)

This resource is based around understanding the value of tens and ones using practical resources. The activity is the 2nd lesson in a series of lessons. The lesson itself bridges the gap between using practical resources to pictorial images. The whole lesson plan is included in the smartboard including a starter, number bonds mental activity, main teaching, activities and plenary. Differentiation is included. Outstanding Lesson.
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UKS2 The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe -Poetry

UKS2 The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe -Poetry

These smartboards focus on writing a narrative poem for the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe where the characters enter Narnia and meet the faun. The lessons focus on: -planning their own narrative poem -using writing models to write their own narrative poem
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KS2 English Jungle Book Week 3 Planning

KS2 English Jungle Book Week 3 Planning

Week 3 Jungle Book Planning. Main objective is to: -write effective settings and characterisation to engage reader The aim is to write the setting, dilemma, problem and resolution of the story Outstanding lessons
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Staff Training- SEND in classroom

Staff Training- SEND in classroom

This powerpoint is based on SEND in schools. The aim of the training session is for teachers to implement 5 strategies to improve provision of SEND in the school. The areas of need are based on national findings Please leave positive feedback
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