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TEACHING RESOURCES & EBOOKS

A great variety of DIFFERENTIATED TEACHING RESOURCES by CLEVER MIND SERIES on TEACHERS PAY TEACHERS and

DIFFERENTIATED TEACHING RESOURCE & EBOOKS BY Jeanette Vuuren (CLEVER MIND SERIES)

A great variety of DIFFERENTIATED TEACHING RESOURCES by CLEVER MIND SERIES on TEACHERS PAY TEACHERS and

SENTENCE STARTERS: INFORMATION TEXT, DESCRIPTIVE WRITING, EXPLANATORY TEXTS, INSTRUCTIONS AND PROCEDURES, NARRATIVES, RECOUNTS, ETC.

Download this word doc with useful SENTENCE STARTERS – BARNES PRIMARY SCHOOL for different styles of writing including; advertisement, biography, descriptive writing, diary writing, discursive writing, explanatory texts, information text, instructions and procedures, invitations, letter writing, narratives, newspaper reports, persuasive writing, play script and recounts.

WRITING RUBRICS YEAR 1-6: TEXT TYPE RUBRICS FOR LOWER PRIMARY, MIDDLE PRIMARY & UPPER PRIMARY STUDENTS

Use these rubrics to assess students when writing different types of text.
These RUBRICS cover lower primary (year 1-2), middle primary (year 3-4) and upper primary (year 5-6) and include the following text types;
• Information reports
• Narratives
• Recounts
• Procedure

WRITING RUBRICS ALIGNED TO COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS – YEAR 3 TO 6 STUDENTS

Teach your year 3 to 6 students how to evaluate their own writing with kid-friendly rubrics. Based on COMMON CORE GRADE LEVEL EXPECTATIONS, criteria are clear and scoring is simple.

WEATHER, CLIMATE, AIR PRESSURE, AIR MASSES, FRONTS, PRECIPITATION, TEMPERATURE:

Clever Mind Series recently published teaching resources on WEATHER (VOLUMES 1-6) aligned to CCSS and the Australian Curriculum. The informational books and resources are aimed at Junior primary students, but include extra information that will most certainly be useful to students in higher year levels, as well as students that speak English […]

FOUNDATION TO YEAR 7: CREATIVE WRITING SELF-ASSESSMENT RUBRIC ALIGNED TO THE AUSTRALIAN CURRICULUM:

Teachers and home schooling parents! I found this great WRITING SELF-ASSESSMENT RUBRIC aligned to the Australian Curriculum that applies to Foundation to Year 7 students.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ONLINE COURSES FOR TEACHERS!.

See this great website for up to 30 hours of free and paid accredited PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ONLINE COURSES, aligned to the AITSL National Standards.

ALL ABOUT SOIL FOR KIDS & SIMPLE STEPS TO MAKING A SUPER EASY TERRARIUM.

These are two really great websites for homeschooling parents and teachers to integrate into lesson plans for SOIL.. After understanding what soil is, how it is formed and learning valuable vocabulary related to this topic, your child or students could make this super easy and beautiful TERRARIUM.

SPEAKING SKILLS: TEACHING YOUR STUDENTS HOW TO HAVE A CONVERSATION.

GREAT TIPS on how to teach your child or students SPEAKING SKILLS!
The core standards in English-Language Arts include an important emphasis on developing speaking and listening – the basic tools for conversation. Read more about these 8 Tips for Speaking and Listening

1. Model a Good Conversation
2. Encourage Physical Cues
3. Challenge Put-Downs or Hurtful […]