SPaG Practice - Monkeying Around with Punctuation and Spelling (UK)

SPaG Practice - Monkeying Around with Punctuation and Spelling (UK)

This pack has been developed to help children with their school work and prepare them for National Tests. The activities will build confidence and knowledge in essential literacy skills, and are designed to provide practical support to prepare for National Tests. The activities in this pack are aligned to the English and Welsh National Curricula Programmes of Study for English (writing – spelling, punctuation and grammar). They are also suitable for wider use in any classroom where spelling, punctuation and grammar are being taught. Suitable for children learning English as an additional or second language. The pack comprises of 34 pages of activities, including: - spot the spelling error, which helps children to develop their editing skills using phonic knowledge and known spelling rules - syllable work - working out the spelling rule for -ie or -ei - punctuation revision - contractions and use of apostrophe - a final challenge which tests how well they understand the concepts explored in the pack - a certificate - answer keys where applicable
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Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation - Monkeying Around With Tenses and Verbs Revision (US)

Spelling, Grammar and Punctuation - Monkeying Around With Tenses and Verbs Revision (US)

This pack has been developed to help children in their school work. The activities will build confidence and knowledge in essential Literacy skills, and are aligned to the following Common Core Standards: 3.L.1 Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. 4.L.1 Demonstrate command of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking The pack is divided into two sections - tenses and verbs and includes 36 pages of worksheets and activities. Also included is a certificate to present to pupils at the end of their revision. Contents include: Tenses mean Time -Adding –ed -Doubling Up -Irregular Verbs Vibrant Verbs -Action Verbs -Helpful Verbs -Powerful Verbs Pass Certificate
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SPaG - Monkeying Around With Tenses and Verbs Revision (UK)

SPaG - Monkeying Around With Tenses and Verbs Revision (UK)

This pack has been developed to help children with their school work. The activities will build confidence and knowledge in essential Literacy skills, and are designed to provide practical support to prepare for National Tests. The activities in this pack are aligned to the English and Welsh National Curricula Programmes of Study for English, particularly the teaching of the conventions of Standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking. They are also suitable for wider use in any classroom where verbs and tenses are being taught. 36 pages of worksheets and activities divided into two areas - verbs and tenses: -Tenses mean Time -Adding –ed -Doubling Up -Irregular Verbs -Vibrant Verbs -Action Verbs Helpful Verbs Powerful Verbs -Pass Certificate
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Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar - Monkeying Around With Punctuation and Spelling (US)

Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar - Monkeying Around With Punctuation and Spelling (US)

This pack has been developed to help children in their school work. The activities will build confidence and knowledge in essential Literacy skills, and are aligned to the following Common Core Standards: 3.L.2 Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing. 3.L.4d a. Use glossaries or beginning dictionaries, both print and digital, to determine or clarify the precise meaning of key words and phrases. 4.L.2 Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing. 4.L.4c Consult reference materials (e.g., dictionaries, glossaries, thesauruses), both print and digital, to find the pronunciation and determine or clarify the precise meaning of key words and phrases The pack is divided into two sections, one for each of punctuation and tenses. Each section contains a range of worksheets and activities designed to help children to revise their skills. Also included is a certificate to present to children. 34 pages, including: - We Love Spelling - Spot the spelling error - Syllable Spelling - Break words into syllables and make a list of your own - -ie or –ei - Working out the rule - Love Monkey, Love Punctuation - Punctuation Revision - Monkey Loves Tests - Final challenge - Pass Certificate
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Back To School Bobbleheads (UK) - a print and go activity for the first days back

Back To School Bobbleheads (UK) - a print and go activity for the first days back

Back to School Bobbleheads is a fun activity to get to know your class during the first days back to school. It also provides opportunities to assess how well children can understand and follow verbal instructions - great for children with English as an additional language! The activity is in four parts: designing a head, designing a t-shirt, making a key and using their responses in the key to write about themselves. The answers your children give will create a design that is unique to them. When the activity has been completed, cut out both parts, glue together and string on bunting for an unusual classroom display. Or simply pin to a wall or notice board. The pack contains everything you need - just print and go!
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Back To School Bobbleheads (US) - a print and go activity for the first days back to school

Back To School Bobbleheads (US) - a print and go activity for the first days back to school

Back to School Bobbleheads is a fun activity to get to know your class during the first days back to school. It also provides opportunities to assess how well children can understand and follow verbal instructions - great for children with English as an additional language! The activity is in four parts: designing a head, designing a t-shirt, making a key and using their responses in the key to write about themselves. The answers your children give will create a design that is unique to them. When the activity has been completed, cut out both parts, glue together and string on bunting for an unusual classroom display. Or simply pin to a wall or notice board. The pack contains everything you need - just print and go!
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Synonym Search - SATs/National Test Practice or Stand-Alone Activity for Supply Teachers

Synonym Search - SATs/National Test Practice or Stand-Alone Activity for Supply Teachers

This resource forms part of a pack of “Now or Later” resources, designed for supply teachers and subs to use as stand-alone activities when no lesson plans have been left. They can also be used in the classroom to supplement writing, reading and maths activities or as warm-up activities. Great for preparation for SAT/National Tests. 1. Give the children a synonym card each. 2. They have 5 minutes to find their “partner”. 3. Use a thesaurus to find other synonyms for their words. 4. Work in pairs to write sentences using the words. 5. As a class, choose some of the words and make a list of all the synonyms. Put them in alphabetical order.
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Reading Records

Reading Records

Record sheets to help children recount oral stories, and for you to assess their understanding.
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Back to School  - First Day Jitters Activity Pack

Back to School - First Day Jitters Activity Pack

This activity pack is perfect for the first days back at school but is also great for use in your guided reading sessions at any time of the year. It is designed to test pupils' understanding of what they have read, stretch their comprehension skills, and develop speaking and listening skills. It is also a good, fun way to help prepare children for SATs/National Tests. Contents (27 pages) 1. Pre-reading activities to extend prediction skills 2. Post reading activities to extend cause and effect, inference and deeper examination of the text 3. Discussion cards with thought-provoking questions for group work 4. Reading comprehension - sequencing activity 5. Grammar exercises - editing sentences and alphabetical order 6. Story map -characters, setting, problem and solution 7. Writing non-fiction - informal letter, my perfect day at school 8. What's in my lunchbox? 9. My first day jitters 10.Two truths and a lie 11. Key words flashcards 12. Teacher/student comparison 13.Compound words 14.Certificate The unit comes complete with all of the resources you will need to deliver it, as well as teacher answer keys where applicable.
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Reading KS1 and KS2 SAT Preparation - The Apple Pie Tree Unit of Work (Guided reading)

Reading KS1 and KS2 SAT Preparation - The Apple Pie Tree Unit of Work (Guided reading)

Make SATs and National Test preparation fun for you and your pupils with this unit of work packed full of exciting resources. The unit is designed to test pupils' understanding of what they have read and stretch their comprehension skills in preparation for SATs/National Tests. It is also a great pack for use at any time during the year for guided reading. Contents (44 pages) 1. Pre-reading activities to extend prediction skills 2. Post reading activities to extend cause and effect, inference and deeper examination of the text 3. Discussion cards with thought-provoking questions for group work 4. Reading comprehension - three separate sequencing activities 5. Grammar exercises - editing sentences and alphabetical order 6. Phonics and reading strategies - find the phonemes and syllable search 7. Writing fiction - create a comic strip and an apple sensory poem 8. Art - create a collage The unit comes complete with all of the resources you will need to deliver it, as well as teacher answer keys where applicable.
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Understanding of the World and the Environment - Earth Day

Understanding of the World and the Environment - Earth Day

A bundle of three fun resources that are great for developing understanding of the world and the environment. Includes two short resources and one in-depth unit of work. Make the Change - an in-depth resource to develop research, presentation, project management and writing sills Say What Definition Match - teaches key words including reuse, recycle, reduce in a fun definition match activity Earth Day Litter Pick - a fun activity to get children thinking about the rubbish that's thrown away.
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Make the Change Challenge - An Earth Day Environment Project

Make the Change Challenge - An Earth Day Environment Project

A 25 page unit of work designed to allow children to discuss, plan and deliver a project related to their own environment. Includes everything you need to deliver. Children develop skills in speaking and listening as they work with their team to discuss and plan their work and present the finished project. Children learn to use persuasive language and write formal letters. They consider the financial aspects of their project and how to manage the project. They present their project to the class using a range of media, and write a newspaper report to publicise their work. Finally they celebrate their hard work by organising a grand opening ceremony.
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Five Little Pumpkins Animated Movie, Reader and Writing Paper

Five Little Pumpkins Animated Movie, Reader and Writing Paper

Animated movie of the popular song "Five Little Pumpkins, along with a flipbook and differentiated writing paper pack. Great for Hallowe'en work or class presentations. Suitable for early years and lower KS2 as well as children who are new to English or acquiring English.
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Five Little Pumpkins Animated Movie

Five Little Pumpkins Animated Movie

Perfect for Hallowe'en! This animated movie introduces the popular song "Five Little Pumpkins". Flipbook also available for presentations, group reading and emergent readers.
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