Guy Fawkes - Newspaper Report

Guy Fawkes - Newspaper Report

Children will plan and write a newspaper report using the conventions of report writing. Includes a graphic organiser to plan the content of the report, a newspaper template and checklist, and a link to an online newspaper report that they can complete and print out. Allso included I a list of child-friendly links.
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Guy Fawkes - Story Recount

Guy Fawkes - Story Recount

This resource will help children to retell the story of Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot. Children use the timeline as a prompt when orally recounting the story. They then use the differentiated writing frames and wordbank to write a recount. The story of Guy Fawkes is available in my store as a separate powerpoint slideshow, or as part of a Guy Fawkes bundle. Contents: 1. Guy Fawkes timeline 2. Guy Fawkes word bank 3. Selection of writing frames
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Guy Fawkes - Character Description

Guy Fawkes - Character Description

A pack of resources to help children to formulate their ideas to describe Guy Fawkes. Children use the graphic organiser to brainstorm adjectives and phrases to describe Guy Fawkes. They then use their plan to create a wanted poster. Also includes a KWL chart, summary sheet to record their research and a list of useful links.
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Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot

Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot

A slideshow and pack of resources to support the teaching of the Gunpowder Plot. The slideshow tells the story of the Gunpowder Plot in simple language, and is highly visual making it accessible to all, including EAL children. The 20 page pack includes a KWL chart, graphic organisers to record research on Guy Fawkes, character description and adjectives, a recount of the story of the Gunpowder Plot, interview and newspaper report, bonfire safety, internet links etc. This pack is also available in US English on request.
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Presidents' Day Word Unscramble Game

Presidents' Day Word Unscramble Game

Another cute resource in my Presidents' Day series. A series of word unscrambling activities which are suitable for all elementary ages: . 2 types of unscrambling activities, 1 with Presidents' Day words, the other with picture prompts . answer worksheet . accreditation . title page
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Presidents' Day Bumper Activity Pack

Presidents' Day Bumper Activity Pack

A pack of activities for Presidents' Day comprising writing activities, writing paper, fact match games etc, all with a cute patriotic flavour. Pack includes: Fact Match game (10 facts for each president) Writing paper (3 types) My Report about Washington My Report about Lincoln Word Unscramble game (G3-5) Answer Record Sheet Word Unscramble (G1-3) Lincoln and Washington Alphabetical Order Record Sheet
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Presidents' Day - Abe's Whiskers Resource Pack

Presidents' Day - Abe's Whiskers Resource Pack

If you're looking for something a little different for Presidents' Day then this is for you! This resource pack is based on the story of how a young American girl changed "the face" of American history. This activity pack tells the story of Grace Bedell who wrote a letter to Abraham Lincoln suggesting that he grow a beard. The pack is perfect for children of all ages, and focuses on persuasive writing by thinking about what they would like to advise the president. The pack comprises three pages of information about Grace Bedell and her letter, a mind map frame, three writing frames, a persuasion map and a drawing activity. A shorter activity pack for just the letter writing activity is also available separately
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The Cherry Tree - A George Washington Resource for Presidents' Day

The Cherry Tree - A George Washington Resource for Presidents' Day

A superb resource packed full of ideas for Presidents' Day. This resource centres around George Washington and the story of the cherry tree. It comprises 15 pages, including writing frames, letter writing activities, journal writing activities, posters, art ideas, film strips and a cute button badge to make.
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Presidents' Day - Abe's Whiskers (short version)

Presidents' Day - Abe's Whiskers (short version)

The story of how a young American girl changed "the face" of American history. This short activity pack tells the story of Grace Bedell who wrote a letter to Abraham Lincoln suggesting that he grow a beard. The activity is perfect for K-3 children and focuses on writing a letter to a relative or friend telling them about the story, then getting them to mail it themselves. This forms part of a more comprehensive pack comprising persuasive letter writing and thinking skills, which can also be found here in my shop.
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