Here is a useful resource when teaching the children about de Bono's six thinking hats. This set includes six posters each illustrating a hat and a way of thinking. I found it useful to display these in my classroom throughout our unit on the six
Here is a wonderful resource when studying the six thinking hats with your students. These templates are aimed at getting the children thinking with the different hats and also developing their creative writing. I have included 37 templates with
Here is a useful power point slideshow for using when teaching 2-d shapes. It includes different pictures from every day life, children are encouraged to discuss what shapes they observe in the pictures. This is a useful resource to use as an
This is a great Adjective activity for use in your literacy groups. Here the children have a collection of different adjectives which they need to match the most relevant picture. I like to laminate the adjective boards. I also cut out and laminate
This is a wonderful resource for using during your literacy group time. This resource is best used following some whole class work on adjectives or describing words. Children work independently searching through magazines or catalogues hunting for
Here is a lovely set of posters to accompany a lesson on adjectives and describing words. The set includes 4 posters for laminating and display and 8 posters where the children can have a go! Following a lesson on adjectives I like to display these
Here I have included a wide range of different templates aimed at getting children thinking of good describing words. These templates will relate to a wide range of curricular topics. They would be useful in a writing workshop situation.
Data Unit? Here is a great data resource when exploring data with children for use during your mathematics session. Children will enjoy surveying their class and gathering data. They can then represent their data using these block diagram templates.
This is a set of editable table place names. I like to use these at the start of the school year to aid children with the writing of their name. On each place name delete the word name and type each child's name. Then print and laminate. You could
Here is a set of wonderful resources that can be used during your literacy or reading group sessions. Following some work on adjectives and Once children understand the rules they can play independently on this fun and educational game. The set
This resources consists of a set of 12 colourful balloons. Each balloon has a month of the year written on it and contains a space in which to write the children's names. I like to write each child's name in their appropriate birthday month balloon.
Here is a great set of resources for encouraging children to elaborate and plan their writing more.The focus of these printables is adjectives and promoting children's skills of description so they can transfer this to their writing. Included are 8