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Learn to tell the time - 'What's the time?' song

Learn to tell the time - 'What's the time?' song

Time is a notoriously difficult concept for children to grasp. This simple and fun song will help them to learn about quarter past, half past, quarter to and o'clock. Words are included on the sheet.Available to listen (Free!) or download (only 50p for top quality audio version) from: http://johnnyandtheraindrops.bandcamp.com/track/whats-the-time-2. Visit Johnny and the Raindrops' YouTube channel - https://www.youtube.com/user/metalmickeydolenz - for more fun and educational videos.Band's website:www.johnnyandtheraindrops.co.uk

By johnnyraindrop

Lesson starter and worksheets for division

Lesson starter and worksheets for division

Lower ability PowerPoint focus on sharing objects equally into two groups.Middle ability PowerPoint focuses on sharing objects equally. Worksheet contains a range of questions based on both PowerPoints.

By Tavybaggie

Elapsed Time Rulers - 12 hour and 24 hour Time Spans

Elapsed Time Rulers - 12 hour and 24 hour Time Spans

Elapsed Time Rulers! There are many ways to teach elapsed time and over the years I've learned that having a visual time span for the students to follow is the easiest and fastest way for them to understand and map out elapsed time for themselves.These elapsed time rulers are available in three different time spans:- 24 hour ruler (from 12:00a.m. to 12:00p.m. to 12:00a.m. again)- a.m. 12 hour ruler- p.m. 12 hour rulerI colour coded them in red and blue; red for the hours (upper half) and blue for the minutes (lower half). Five minute and fifteen minute increments are also shown in blue. Use it like a number line. Count on from the starting time to the completion time of an event. Directions are included.Teachers can print them on transparent sheets to use with an overhead projector to demonstrate their use. To print them out for the students, use 8.5 x 14 (legal) sized paper to accommodate the full length of the rulers.

By TeacherNyla

Counting in 5s to 50

Counting in 5s to 50

Counting in 5s to 50In this EYFS/KS1 teaching resource pupils practise counting in multiples of five to fifty as per the statutory requirements of the Year 1 Programme of Study - Number and Place Value.This colourful animated PowerPoint presentation includes an interactive activity, 2 accompanying worksheets and a link to a skip counting song.

By Teacher-of-Primary

Year 3 - Time worksheets

Year 3 - Time worksheets

Time worksheets for lower, middle and higher ability children. Children have to write down the main events of their day on the worksheet by putting down what the event is, when it is, how long it lasts and when it ends.

By Tavybaggie

Year 3 Homework - 3D and 2D shapes

Year 3 Homework - 3D and 2D shapes

Children have to find objects around the house and write them down on the worksheets. On the 2D worksheet the children have to write down the name of the shape they found, how many edges it had and the item it looks like in real life. On the 3D worksheet the children need to find a 3D shape and write down the amount of vertices, edges and faces the shape has.

By Tavybaggie

Counting in 10s to 100

Counting in 10s to 100

Counting in 10s to 100In this EYFS/KS1 teaching resource pupils practise counting in multiples of ten to 100 as per the statutory requirements of the Year 1 Programme of Study - Number and Place Value. This colourful animated PowerPoint presentation includes an interactive activity, 2 accompanying worksheets and a link to a skip counting song.

By Teacher-of-Primary

Fraction worksheet

Fraction worksheet

Children need to colour the fraction of each circle. Cut them out and put them in order from the biggest to smallest. Stick them into their maths book.

By Tavybaggie

Numbers 1-20

Numbers 1-20

A colouring activity to help students learn their numbers. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. Could be used with my symbols pages to create giant maths equations on a wall or with students holding a number and mathematical symbol each. Print out more copies to create a number matching game. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer: * Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8 * Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest * Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

Twenty One: Numbers: Colouring Page

Twenty One: Numbers: Colouring Page

A colouring activity to help students learn the names of numbers. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. Students learning other foreign languages could use the sheets to write the new words under the familiar number name. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

Twenty Two: Numbers: Colouring Page

Twenty Two: Numbers: Colouring Page

A colouring activity to help students learn the names of numbers. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. Students learning other foreign languages could use the sheets to write the new words under the familiar number name. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

Twenty Three: Numbers: Colouring Page

Twenty Three: Numbers: Colouring Page

A colouring activity to help students learn the names of numbers. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. Students learning other foreign languages could use the sheets to write the new words under the familiar number name. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

Twenty Five: Numbers: Colouring Page

Twenty Five: Numbers: Colouring Page

A colouring activity to help students learn the names of numbers. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. Students learning other foreign languages could use the sheets to write the new words under the familiar number name. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

Twenty Four: Numbers: Colouring Page

Twenty Four: Numbers: Colouring Page

A colouring activity to help students learn the names of numbers. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. Students learning other foreign languages could use the sheets to write the new words under the familiar number name. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

Twenty Six: Numbers: Colouring Page

Twenty Six: Numbers: Colouring Page

A colouring activity to help students learn the names of numbers. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. Students learning other foreign languages could use the sheets to write the new words under the familiar number name. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

Twenty Seven: Numbers: Colouring Page

Twenty Seven: Numbers: Colouring Page

A colouring activity to help students learn the names of numbers. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. Students learning other foreign languages could use the sheets to write the new words under the familiar number name. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

Twenty Nine: Numbers: Colouring Page

Twenty Nine: Numbers: Colouring Page

A colouring activity to help students learn the names of numbers. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. Students learning other foreign languages could use the sheets to write the new words under the familiar number name. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277

Twenty Eight: Numbers: Colouring Page

Twenty Eight: Numbers: Colouring Page

A colouring activity to help students learn the names of numbers. Ideal for primary school students, and students learning English as a foreign language. Students learning other foreign languages could use the sheets to write the new words under the familiar number name. To follow my world first solo row around the coast of Britain and daily life as an explorer:* Free educational videos: YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/sarahrowssolo or Amazon Video: http://amzn.to/2jno3v8* Free virtual field trips: Skype in the Classroom: https://education.microsoft.com/vikingquest* Paid school speaker bookings: http://www.schoolspeakers.co.uk/speaker-listings/sarah-weldon

By sarah277