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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Jesus' Christmas Party - a Nativity Play with a Difference

Jesus' Christmas Party - a Nativity Play with a Difference

If you're looking for a Nativity play with a difference then look no further! This play is based on the delightfully funny story "Jesus' Christmas Party" by Nicholas Allen and is a humorous take on the Nativity story told from the perspective of the innkeeper. Children and parents alike are guaranteed to love it. A full pack of activities is also available to accompany the play.
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The Nutcracker - a Christmas Play and Activities Pack

The Nutcracker - a Christmas Play and Activities Pack

Christmas Eve is the most magical night of the year, when the house is scented with wood smoke and spices, and there are secrets under every bed! Snow whispers down like feathers and every child waits, breathless, for the curtain to rise on Christmas Day . . . For one little girl, Christmas Eve is more magical than any before. When the clock strikes midnight, her new nutcracker doll comes to life and leads her through battle with the wicked Mouse King and his troops, all the way to the Land of Sweets. This bundle contains The Nutcracker Christmas play, specially written and adapted for children, and a huge pack of activities (65 pages), including: Unit Planner Lesson Planner Pre-reading Prediction Post-Reading Discussion cards Editing Sentences Alphabet Sort Find the Phonemes Syllable Count Syllable Split Story Sequencing Strips Cartoon Strip Feelings Graph Character Descriptions Story Map Word Wall Masks Christmas Traditions Writing Christmas Traditions Venn Diagram Christmas Recipe Writing Location, Location Story Rewrite Also included is my Letter to Mrs Claus resource. Sure to keep children busy right up until the end of term.
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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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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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Guided Reading and Differentiated Writing Activities for Mother's Day - "My Mum" (UK)

Guided Reading and Differentiated Writing Activities for Mother's Day - "My Mum" (UK)

Inspired by Anthony Browne's "My Mum", this is a huge pack of activities to help children think about their mums or significant female carers. Beginning with close reading of the book, children learn how to extract meaning from text, infer and predict using an appealing set of discussion prompt cards. They go on to consolidate their knowledge of phonics, syllables and alphabetical order, explore ideas, compare and contrast and work on vocabulary expansion through similes before working on differentiated writing activities. 55 pages including a handy unit planner. A craft activity is include for Mother's Day. The differentiated activities in the pack include: Unit Planner Before Reading – Discussing the Cover After Reading – Discussion Cards Editing Sentences and Teacher Key Alphabet Sort Find the Phonemes and Teacher Key Syllable Search and Teacher key Character Description Word mat Word wall words My Mum Character Description My Mum Fact or Opinion My Mum Same and Different What Mums and Kids Should Do Similes Classification Acrostics Writing Ideas – Letters, Creative Writing, Instructions Writing Paper Card Craftivity The activities in this pack can be completed using any book about moms, Anthony Browne’s work is inspirational. My work is carefully crafted to give you and your class quality materials with attractive designs that will appeal to their interests. I hope you will enjoy these resources and that your students will learn from them. However, if you have any queries please contact me before leaving a review to give me an opportunity to put things right. If you love teaching as much as I do, I would love to hear from you. Hop over to my blog at www.sos-supply.blogspot.com for a chat - you'll find me there most days. Wishing you many happy days in the classroom.
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Make a Resolution for 2017

Make a Resolution for 2017

A great mini pack of activities to use with your class during the first week back after the Christmas break. 12 pages comprising: Word mat 3 differentiated writing frames Spider map to brainstorm ideas for resolutions New Year resolutions by month worksheet Alphabet challenge worksheet New Year time capsule activity - write down resolutions and come back to them later in the year
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My New Year Resolutions Activity Pack

My New Year Resolutions Activity Pack

A mini pack of activities to use with your class after the Christmas break to introduce the concept of resolutions, promises and goals. Includes a word may, New Year resolutions by month worksheet, alphabet challenge worksheet and a great tine capsule activity that can be done in January and revisited at the end of the year for children to gauge how successful they have been at keeping their promises and achieving their goals. 5 pages
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Polar Express - Activities to Accompany the Book and Film (UK)

Polar Express - Activities to Accompany the Book and Film (UK)

Christmas just wouldn't be Christmas without the magic of The Polar Express. This packet contains everything you need to accompany your teaching of the book and/or film. It includes 42 pages and contains: 1. Unit Planner 2. Pre-reading Prediction 3. Post-Reading Discussion 4. Editing Sentences 5. Alphabet Sort 6. Find the Phonemes 7. Syllable Search 8. Word Wall 9. Story Sequencing Strips 10. Storyboard 11. Story Map 12. Character Description 13. Postcard from The North Pole 14. Book v Movie comparison 15. Feelings Graph 16. Design a Ticket It is aimed at children in years 3-6 (not suitable for KS1)
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Writing and Character Exploration - "Father Christmas Goes On Holiday" (UK)

Writing and Character Exploration - "Father Christmas Goes On Holiday" (UK)

No-one needs a holiday more than Father Christmas, but where can such a well-known person go? Father Christmas sets off in search of his ideal holiday spot! A pack of activities based on the Raymond Briggs book "Father Christmas Goes on Holiday" that can be used to carry on the Christmas spirit into the New Year 47 pages containing: Contents • Unit Planner • Can you judge a book by its cover? Pre-reading activities • Discussion prompt cards • Editing sentences • Alphabet sort • Find the phonemes • Syllable search • Word wall cards • Story map • Story sequencing strips • Story cartoon strip • Feelings graph • What type of character is Father Christmas? • Postcard from Father Christmas • Book v movie comparison • Location, location • Location poster report • Design a location poster • If I was Father Christmas • Holiday snaps • Hit the road • World buffet
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Writing and Character Exploration - "Father Christmas Goes on Holiday" (US)

Writing and Character Exploration - "Father Christmas Goes on Holiday" (US)

No-one needs a holiday more than Father Christmas, but where can such a well-known person go? Father Christmas sets off in search of his ideal holiday spot! A pack of activities based on the Raymond Briggs book "Father Christmas Goes on Holiday" that can be used to carry on the Christmas spirit into the New Year 47 pages containing: Contents • Unit Planner • Can you judge a book by its cover? Pre-reading activities • Discussion prompt cards • Editing sentences • Alphabet sort • Find the phonemes • Syllable search • Word wall cards • Story map • Story sequencing strips • Story cartoon strip • Feelings graph • What type of character is Father Christmas? • Postcard from Father Christmas • Book v movie comparison • Location, location • Location poster report • Design a location poster • If I was Father Christmas • Holiday snaps • Hit the road • World buffet
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The Nutcracker - Activities Pack (Uk and US)

The Nutcracker - Activities Pack (Uk and US)

Christmas Eve is the most magical night of the year, when the house is scented with wood smoke and spices, and there are secrets under every bed! Snow whispers down like feathers and every child waits, breathless, for the curtain to rise on Christmas Day . . . For one little girl, Christmas Eve is more magical than any before. When the clock strikes midnight, her new nutcracker doll comes to life and leads her through battle with the wicked Mouse King and his troops, all the way to the Land of Sweets. This bundle contains The Nutcracker Christmas play, specially written and adapted for children, and a huge pack of activities (65 pages), including: Unit Planner Lesson Planner Pre-reading Prediction Post-Reading Discussion cards Editing Sentences Alphabet Sort Find the Phonemes Syllable Count Syllable Split Story Sequencing Strips Cartoon Strip Feelings Graph Character Descriptions Story Map Word Wall Masks Christmas Traditions Writing Christmas Traditions Venn Diagram Christmas Recipe Writing Location, Location Story Rewrite Sure to keep children busy right up until the end of term.
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Singular and Plural - Harry Potter's Gemino Spell

Singular and Plural - Harry Potter's Gemino Spell

A fun resource to teach children about singular and plural words. With a cool Harry Potter theme, your children are sure to be "spellbound" by these lesson/centre ideas and activities. The pack is 16 pages long and includes: Rules for making words into plurals Singular and plural word match Activity to change singular words into plurals Activity to change plural words into singular Activity to change difficult words into plurals Skill check "Go Fish" game
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Compound Words - Harry Potter's Transfiguration Class

Compound Words - Harry Potter's Transfiguration Class

This resource has a Hogwarts theme, and is based on the idea of Professor McGonagall's Transfiguration classes. Transfiguration changes objects into new objects through wand action and a spell. This activity will help children to change single words into new compound words. Using high quality Harry Potter graphics, your children are sure to enjoy their Transfiguration lessons.. The pack includes: Introduction to read to your children to set the context Recording sheet Single word cards Ideas for creating Transfiguration "spells"
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The Nutcracker - a Christmas Play and Activities Pack

The Nutcracker - a Christmas Play and Activities Pack

Christmas Eve is the most magical night of the year, when the house is scented with wood smoke and spices, and there are secrets under every bed! Snow whispers down like feathers and every child waits, breathless, for the curtain to rise on Christmas Day . . . For one little girl, Christmas Eve is more magical than any before. When the clock strikes midnight, her new nutcracker doll comes to life and leads her through battle with the wicked Mouse King and his troops, all the way to the Land of Sweets. This bundle contains The Nutcracker Christmas play, specially written and adapted for children, and a huge pack of activities (65 pages), including: Unit Planner Lesson Planner Pre-reading Prediction Post-Reading Discussion cards Editing Sentences Alphabet Sort Find the Phonemes Syllable Count Syllable Split Story Sequencing Strips Cartoon Strip Feelings Graph Character Descriptions Story Map Word Wall Masks Christmas Traditions Writing Christmas Traditions Venn Diagram Christmas Recipe Writing Location, Location Story Rewrite Also included is my Letter to Mrs Claus resource. Sure to keep children busy right up until the end of term.
suepowell
The Nutcracker - a Christmas Play

The Nutcracker - a Christmas Play

Based on the popular Christmas story, this play is sure to delight audiences of all ages. As well as a range of speaking parts, there are a host of walk-on parts so that all children can take part An activity pack to accompany the play will also shortly be available in my shop.
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