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Key Stage 1 Multi Skill Lesson Plans

Key Stage 1 Multi Skill Lesson Plans

Six weeks worth of lesson plans aiming to develop agility, balance and coordination. These lesson plans are aimed at the non PE specialist primary school teacher. Excellent for Multi-skill after school clubs.

By mikemcgreal

ALL ABOUT SPRING

ALL ABOUT SPRING

This is a PowerPoint all about spring. It's in two parts: the first part is fifteen pages and includes new plant life, young animals and insects that appear in spring, and a section on animals in hibernation. The second part is seven pages all about why we have seasons and includes moving images of the earth rotating the sun and where the sun shines on the earth during each season.

By Teachersgem

Dinosaur fact cards

Dinosaur fact cards

Designed as non-fiction fact cards for Literacy activities, but could be used to research similarities and differences in dinosaurs or also as Top Trump cards. Contains information on how many legs the dinosaur walked on, which period of the Mesozoic era and approx how many million years ago they lived, diet, habitat, length, height, weight and what the name means.

By choralsongster

FUN WAY-This Is The Way I Brush My Teeth (IN ACTION)

FUN WAY-This Is The Way I Brush My Teeth (IN ACTION)

What you would get:1. 1 PDF file - 5 pages. What you need to get ready:1. Colorful erasable marker pen2. 2 transparent sheet protectors3. 1 used or new toothbrush4. Wet tissueHow to play with kids:1. Print out all pages.2. Insert page 1 & page 2 into the transparent sheet protector.3. Use marker pen to draw some stains on the teeth.4. Use the toothbrush to brush away the stains.5. Wipe off using wet tissue. 6. Repeat as many time as possible.

By 123chirpchirp

Magic and kindness quotes ¦ 2 x posters

Magic and kindness quotes ¦ 2 x posters

Two inspirational quote posters to display in your setting or classroom."Children see magic because they look for it" Christopher Moore"No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted" AesopFree to PACEY members via pacey.org.uk/mypacey

By paceydigital2015

UK General Election Bundle - Two Presentations, 100 Question Quiz, Information Texts and Comprehension Questions, Set of 6 Differentiated Word Seaches and Anagrams

UK General Election Bundle - Two Presentations, 100 Question Quiz, Information Texts and Comprehension Questions, Set of 6 Differentiated Word Seaches and Anagrams

This bundle contains a set of 5 resources on the forthcoming UK General Election. - There are two Powerpoint presentations. - A bumper 100 question interactive PowerPoint quiz. - A set of 6 information texts and comprehensions - A set of 6 differentiated word searches and anagrams. Click on the individual links for further details. Purchased separately these resources would cost £13.48. Save money and buy the bundle for just £6.50. That's a massive saving of 52%! For more inspiring educational resources visit Inspire and Educate Thinking of publishing your own resources or already an author and want to improve your resources and sales? Check out this 'must have' step by step guide. How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide To be kept informed of new resources click here and follow!

By Krazikas

Writing Instructions - How to Clean Your Teeth

Writing Instructions - How to Clean Your Teeth

PowerPoint presentation which details a simple instruction writing model - 'How to Clean Your Teeth' with a clear and concise layout.Each slide is colourful and engaging and allows a teacher to explain the instruction genre.Also included are sequencing, cut and stick flashcards. Children may assemble the instructions as a paired activity cutting and pasting sequentially onto sugar paper. This task is ideal for reinforcement and will support less secure learners in an active way.This can be used and easily adapted for other simple instruction models- e.g. How to make a sandwich These resources promote an active approach to writing instructions. They complement other resources within my shop - 'Writing Instructions- Introducing the Genre in an Active Manner' and Writing Instructions - 'How to Build a Snowman' which has additional literacy tasks included.I have included several slides within the preview to allow teachers to peruse the resource more comprehensively. Hope your earners enjoy the lesson and tasks.Many thanks for free use clip art provided by http://www.clipartlord.com

By Alice K

Dracular Extract - Complete Lesson

Dracular Extract - Complete Lesson

Dracular Extract - Complete LessonDracula extract analysis/close reading lesson ideal as a one-off lesson or a link to gothic literature.Lesson includes:* Title page* Starter* Lesson objectives* Link to video clip* Extract prompt (extract included)* Find the key word prompt (sheet included)* Spelling activity (worksheet included)* Mini writing task* Plenary post-it-note activityAll resources included at the back of the Power Point.This lesson is available in a double pack with The Hound of the Baskervilles for £4.50 here:https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/extract-double-pack-dracula-and-the-hound-of-the-baskervilles-11302068For more great resources and full lessons visit my shop page here:https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EngageinEnglish(Credits, images copyright free and scenes from Youtube.)

By EngageinEnglish

Phonics Phase 2 Minibeast Bunting

Phonics Phase 2 Minibeast Bunting

Phonics Phase 2 Minibeast Bunting: A series of brightly coloured minibeast themed bunting including all of the Phase 2 decodable and tricky words. Includes plain minibeast themed flags for a longer string of bunting.This product is available for phonics phases 2 to 5 and Y1 and Y2 common exception words. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Phonics Phase 4 Minibeast Bunting

Phonics Phase 4 Minibeast Bunting

Phonics Phase 4 Minibeast Bunting: A series of brightly coloured minibeast themed bunting including all of the Phase 4 decodable and tricky words. Includes plain minibeast themed flags for a longer string of bunting.This product is available for phonics phases 2 to 5 and Y1 and Y2 common exception words. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Phonics Phase 5 Minibeast Bunting

Phonics Phase 5 Minibeast Bunting

Phonics Phase 5 Minibeast Bunting: A series of brightly coloured minibeast themed bunting including all of the Phase 5 decodable and tricky words. Includes plain minibeast themed flags for a longer string of bunting.This product is available for phonics phases 2 to 5 and Y1 and Y2 common exception words. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Minibeast Bunting Alphabet - Mixed Letters

Minibeast Bunting Alphabet - Mixed Letters

Minibeast Bunting Alphabet - Mixed Letters: A series of brightly coloured minibeast-themed bunting including the alphabet in both upper and lower cases. Includes plain minibeast themed flags for a longer string of bunting.For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Minibeast Bunting Alphabet - Lower Case Letters

Minibeast Bunting Alphabet - Lower Case Letters

Minibeast Bunting Alphabet - Lower Case Letters: A series of brightly coloured minibeast-themed bunting including the alphabet in lower case. Includes plain minibeast themed flags for a longer string of bunting.For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Phonics Phase 3 Minibeast Bunting

Phonics Phase 3 Minibeast Bunting

Phonics Phase 3 Minibeast Bunting: A series of brightly coloured minibeast themed bunting including all of the Phase 3 decodable and tricky words. Includes plain minibeast themed flags for a longer string of bunting.This product is available for phonics phases 2 to 5 and Y1 and Y2 common exception words. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Year 1 Common Exception Words Minibeast Bunting

Year 1 Common Exception Words Minibeast Bunting

Year 1 Common Exception Words Minibeast Bunting: A series of brightly coloured minibeast themed bunting including all of the Y1 CEW. Includes plain minibeast themed flags for a longer string of bunting.This product is available for phonics phases 2 to 5 and Y1 and Y2 common exception words. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

Year 2 Common Exception Words Minibeast Bunting

Year 2 Common Exception Words Minibeast Bunting

Year 2 Common Exception Words Minibeast Bunting: A series of brightly coloured minibeast themed bunting including all of the Y2 CEW. Includes plain minibeast themed flags for a longer string of bunting.This product is available for phonics phases 2 to 5 and Y1 and Y2 common exception words. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk

By helenrachelcrossley

The Ultimate P4C Resource Pack [Philosophy for Children]

The Ultimate P4C Resource Pack [Philosophy for Children]

This is the ultimate Philosophy for Children (P4C) Pack: perfect for any teacher wishing to bring philosophy and critical thinking into their classroom.It contains 20 resources and includes:-An 8-Lesson P4C Course-Debate generating software-Philosophy Boxes Discussion Sessions-A P4C Display Pack-A host of other tools and templatesTeaching philosophy is my passion and this resource has been made by me over years of spreading the joy of philosophy to young minds. I hope you will help me bring philosophy into the lives of children around the world by using this resource .This product is suitable for any teacher (around the world) to bring P4C into their classroom. It provides enough resources for whole-school initiatives and may be of interest to those in leadership positions, or coordinating P4C/PSHE/SMSC/Ethics provisions.Its uses include:-Introducing philosophy and P4C-Boosting critical-thinking skills-Enhancing metacognitive ability-Practicing conversation and debate skillsFeel free to email me with any questions :)Adam,godwin86@gmail.com----------------------"Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success." - Swami Sivananda

By godwin86

Easter Eggheads Mega 100 Question Interactive Easter Quiz

Easter Eggheads Mega 100 Question Interactive Easter Quiz

This resource is a highly visual and editable 100 question interactive PowerPoint quiz on Easter. There are 100 questions with multiple choice answers and varying degrees of challenge. It has six categories.Celebrity EggheadsReligiousEaster Around the WorldEggsLiteratureGeneral KnowledgeThe quiz can be administered in a variety of ways - to individuals or teams. The answers can be found by clicking on the egg image on the bottom right-hand corner of each slide. Answers can be given either as you go through the quiz or at the end. An answer sheet is included to record answers. Sample questions:Which feast do Jews celebrate at Easter? On what street in New York does the famous Easter parade take place?In which country do people fly kites on Good Friday?In which country does the Easter wizard deliver eggs to children?In Ethiopia, injera is eaten at the Easter meal. What is injera?Who was famous for creating beautiful, ornate expensive eggs?Who wrote the story The Golden Egg?In Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets what colour are phoenix eggs?In what state would you find the Chocolate Mountains?This resource is also suitable for SEN students due to the highly visual nature of the resource and the multiple choice format.More Easter ResourcesEaster Around the World Set 1 - Cyprus, Ethiopia, Germany, Greece, Israel, ItalyEaster Around the World Set 2 - Brazil, Mexico, Sardinia, Spain, Sweden, USAEaster Around the World Set 3 - Australia, Bermuda, France, Lithuania, Norway, SwitzerlandAll three presentations - 50% discount!Easter Around the World Bundle - 18 CountriesThinking of publishing your own resources? Check out this step by step guide.How to Become a Successful TES Author: Step by Step Guide

By Krazikas

Seasons activities

Seasons activities

A stimulating presentation looking at Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter with a range of activities about seasons.Includes plants, nature, clothes,weather.Presentation, print out activities, poster templates, writing frames,days and month cards.Suitable for EYFS and KS1

By JU3fromLeics