Introductory science lessons for junior primary children. Topics covered include: Animals, Matter and Plants.
Introductory science lessons for junior primary children. Topics covered include: Electricity and Magnetism; Light and Sound; Weather; and Human Effects on the Environment.
Introductory science lessons for junior primary children. Topics covered include: Myself and Other Living Things; Living Things - Needs and Processes; Keeping Warm; Structure of Materials; Effects of Chemical Changes.
Devised to enhance and consolidate students' knowledge of this exciting phenomenon. An integrated theme book covering all subject areas with extensive background notes and ideas for the classroom.
Reading is an exciting means of exploring the world. This series of books is designed to develop skills for interpreting written text and uses an outcomes approach to learning. The worksheets give students opportunities to achieve the broad outcomes for 'Reading and Viewing in the English Learning Area'. Purpose and Outcomes of each worksheet are identified. Worksheets guide students through the information finding process. Multiple choice questions prepare students for benchmark tests. Comprehension activities compliment any english programme. Activities are designed to promote discussion and extension. Text forms include narrative and poetry. Pertinent points to assist teachers are listed.
This unique and very popular series of books assists the classroom teacher in teaching students skills required to use a library. Easy to follow step by step guide of the research process is provided, along with teaching tips for each topic. Skills based activities relevant to today's learning have been tried and tested by qualified teachers. This series promotes a love and appreciation of literature. Features include: research section with evaluation page for assessment, did you know? section containing interesting facts, teacher's notes with a 'touch of humour', activities on the Dewey decimal system and a glossary of library terms.
Relief teachers are often called in with little or no notice. They need an armoury of lessons and strategies as children need a well-prepared, calm, flexible, firm and creative relief teacher. This series uses the themes of communities, worlds of fantasy, long, long ago, animals and oceans. Content, lesson ideas, introductory notes and student worksheets are provided. In addition, bandaids to make the job easier, everyday tips and four generic strategies are also supplied. The four strategies include 'castle writing', 'two awards and a goal', 'brainstorm page' and 'story picture-plan'.
Science is an exciting means of exploring the world. This book of science experiments aims to encourage students to work scientifically and develop a love of science. The experiments can be done individually or in groups. The topics chosen link a range of key learning areas and promote the use of science processes, skills and language. Biology, chemistry and physics are all included. Experimental requirements are minimal using inexpensive, readily available materials. A proforma 'My Own Science Experiment' is included.
Over 150 activity pages of Outer Space activities. Printable, ready to go activities. Teacher/parent resources, Space Activity sheets, craft and cooking recipes, Space poems written by an award winning poet. Activities include Alien printable board games, space sunglasses, tell a story space pictures, eclipse activity, constellation activities, Martian and robot finger puppets, space mazes, space snap, Martian masks and do much more. Quick and Easy to use, for use year after year.
Over 150 printable Ocean Activities. All printable, ready to go activities. Teacher/parent resources, Ocean Activity Sheets, Craft and Cooking plus Ocean children's poems written by an award winning poet. Activities include, Cellophane Fish, Shiny Sharks, pirate patch and hat, beach activities and so much more. For use year after year, quick and easy to use. A fantastic addition to your Ocean Theme Unit.
Australian animals are unique. Their babies may be riding in mama's pouch, or hitching a ride on daddy, piggy-back! Children will sing, clap and count to the rhyme of "Over in the Meadow" as they learn about wallabies, koalas, wombats, and more. Cut-paper illustrations add to the fun.
Based on a true story, Finding Home chronicles the journey a female koala and her baby must take to find a new home after bush fires destroy their habitat.
This series of books introduces and develops the 'Technology Process' using themes that allow teachers to adopt a cross-curriculum approach. Technology involves purposeful application of knowledge, skills, equipment, materials, energy and data to create useful products. The Technology Process is a path set out for solving a problem. The interactive and cyclic model contained in the book enables teachers to guide students through the process. The process can be in a sequence starting with investigation, design, production, communication and concluding with evaluation.
Over 200 printable activity pages for children to make while learning about the Seasons. All printable and ready to go activities. Teacher/parent resources including weekly weather calendar, theme days, borders for newsletters, flash cards, weather words plus craft and cooking recipes and All Seasons Poems written by an award winning poet. Activity sheets for each season including, winter writing, snowman, spring butterfly masks, lady beetle antennas, Summer Bees, Cupcake Flowers, Rain Cutting, Corn Cob Craft, Rainbow art and so much more. For use year after year, Quick and Easy, simply print off the activities as you need them.