Resentment and compassion link these two reader's theater-style plays that help teach young people how to deal with real situations. Both deal with traumatic changes within a family - a separation between the two most important people in a child's life and the loss of a home and a beloved furry family member.
Through games, children learn to play together, take turns, lead, follow directions, and work as a team. They have the opportunity to develop skills, to keep fit and healthy, to observe safety rules, and to foster buddies and avoid bullying. And with STICKS AND STONES, featuring 39 fun and easy games from around the world, children can have fun and learn more about fascinating countries and cultures. Perfect for after-school, home school, parents and caregivers, community centers, daycare. 8"x10", B&W Reproducible
Encourages students to explore the roles and traditions within their own family, as well as examining other families to develop an understanding of diversity within the local community. Students consider their own values in real and hypothetical family scenarios.
Publisher: Ready-Ed Publications
Product ID: RED6001
Grades: Grades 1 - 3
Level(s): Early Childhood, Primary
File Size: 989.95 KB
Whiteboard Compatible: Yes (Level 1)
ISBN (Physical Book): 9781863975704
A collection of exciting, enjoyable and educational word searches to solve.
These printable worksheets are designed to cover the Science learning area of “Life and Living” with 10-12 year old students. At this level the students should be able to understand the relationships that exist between living things in an ecosystem, looking closely at the structure of living things including their own body systems. Activities incorporate skills such as researching and presenting information in written and diagrammatic form. Specific tasks involve plant comparisons and close-up studies of flowering plants. Research activities explore endangered and extinct animals, human systems and animal ecosystems.
This book follows on from the original Reading Zone and contains a set of humorous reading and comprehension sheets spread across ten high interest thematic groups. Themes include: The Circus, The Earth, The Farm, Holidays, Scary Stuff, School, Sports, The Universe, Villains and The Zoo Each theme is composed of five activity sheets and a set of answers. The five types of activities are: Find the List Word; Word Study Activity; Check It Out; Comprehension; Spot the Difference.
Real Life Reading offers relevant reading opportunities for students. It provides activities to help students make reading connections in everyday situations. Using real-life literature - advertisements, tickets, vouchers and packaging - activities provide opportunities for students to develop literal, interpretive and critical and creative comprehension skills. Curriculum areas covered include reading and viewing, numeracy, and design.
Brain Benders 2 contains twenty-eight challenging mathematical problem solving activities, specifically aimed at the 9-11 year group. The problems have been written to suit a range of abilities and ways of thinking and learning, and to help students become familiar with a variety of problem solving techniques. Problem Solving Strategies - The strategies which this book encourages students to use and develop include: guess and check, looking for patterns, drawing and modeling objects, listing and eliminating possibilities, filling in grids, and using timelines.
The weeks prior to Christmas lend themselves to a variety of activities that can make the festivities more meaningful. Christmas For Juniors contains language activities, arts & crafts, and recipes aimed at the 5 - 8 year old age group. The book is divided into three sections, all centering on the Christmas theme. Teacher idea pages and templates are also provided.
Provides teachers with a host of ideas for Christmas art and craft activities and tree decorations, as well as detailing recipes for simple Christmas cooking that children can in be involved in at school or at home. Contains a number of relevant links to online activities so that students can experience an Internet Christmas!
Introduces the art of public speaking by providing a range of activities that are fun and stress free for students, yet which develop effective speech skills. The book outlines the use of starter activities, skill builders in public speaking, confidence developing games and introductory activities in debating.
Uncluttered activity pages for students with learning difficulties. Reinforces the basics of math number facts.
Uncluttered activity pages for students with learning difficulties. Reinforces the basics of math number facts.
Examines the traditions and customs of Christmas in countries around the world, with the inclusion of activities related to art, craft, music and cooking. Allows students the opportunity to research some of the background aspects of this celebration. Has a strong emphasis on using the Internet as a research tool and incorporates a variety of Internet sites for learning as well as fun and games.
These printable worksheets are designed to cover the Science learning area of “Life and Living” with 8-10 year old students. At this level the students gain understandings into the relationships between animals and plants and their needs within their habitat. Specific tasks include an in-depth study of a tree habitat in the school grounds, research into the animal kingdom, observing and researching an invertebrate specimen, gathering data and analyzing the effect of light on plants, and planning and undertaking a research project on honey bees.
Measurement activities for 9-10 year olds. Includes practical activities and situations to investigate and consolidate measurement skills through stimulating learning experiences.
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46 sets of structured math activities for practice and consolidation. Contains math problems, speed practice problems and a 'Problems to Ponder' section for fast finishers.
A public speaking course for students at Challenging Level. Provides a range of activities to develop public speaking skills, with a focus on delivery, voice use and audience.
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Addresses bullying tactics and identifies strategies for both the school and community. Realistic scenarios are used as a starting point for promoting discussion and personal learning experiences specific to the type of bullying that may be occurring, whether it be verbal, social, psychological or physical. Opportunities are given for students to express ideas and feelings through role-play, brainstorms and independent enquiry. Contains an extensive section on dealing with conflict at school, at home or in the community. Strategies include using a problem solving approach to resolve conflicts, with several examples highlighted through the use of discussion cards which aim to consolidate students' understandings of these difficult concepts.
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46 sets of structured math activities for practise and consolidation. Contains math problems, speed practice problems and a 'problems to Ponder' section for fast finishers.
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This series is an intensive language study program that promotes an advanced knowledge of phonics, punctuation, word families and grammar. For students with a spelling and reading age of 12+ years.
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