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Two Twins and Tim

Can you suggest how teachers could present or develop this resource? Do you have any comments? It is always useful to receive feedback and helps make this free resource even more useful for Maths teachers anywhere in the world.Click here to enter your comments. If you don't have the time to provide feedback we'd really appreciate it if you could give this page a score! Excellent, I would like to see more like this Good, achieved the results I required Satisfactory Didn't really capture the interest of the students Not for me! This starter has scored a mean of 3.2 out of 5 based on 55 votes. TumbleBooks - eBooks for eKids! Journaling with kids - Arts, Crafts and DIY. Blank Board Games to Print. Blank board games allow you to create a board game of your own or play a simple board game on the fly.

Blank Board Games to Print

As a teacher, you may use them to help students review important content. As a parent, download these templates to come up with a creative family game or help your children come up with creative ideas for new games. Use coins and pieces of paper or small plastic figurines as playing pieces and find a pair of dice, or make your own spinner to help players move around the board. Board Game Templates Blank board games come in multiple formats. Windy Board Game A windy board game has a starting point and an ending point, but features two paths for players to get to the end. Other ideas for this board: Make it a two-player game and assign each player one of the rows to start on. Square Board Game The square board game has the feel of a traditional board game as pieces move around the board from square to square. For another idea, place a deck of playing cards in the middle of the game board.

Art 1. Optical Design. Rhyming Words For Kindergarten. Interactive Whiteboard Resources. Australian Teachers: Teacher Tips! {Time Savers & Teacher Hacks!} I'm pretty pumped to be contributing to this new monthly Linky where teachers come together to share their little TIME SAVERS and TEACHER HACKS that they have discovered over the years!

Australian Teachers: Teacher Tips! {Time Savers & Teacher Hacks!}

This Linky will be posted here, on the Australian Teachers Blog, on the 26th of each month. If you have a teaching blog, make sure to link up your Teacher Tips post each month and join our Linky! (Leave a comment below if you would like to contribute but are unsure how to). If you DON"T have a teacher blog, but want to learn some ways to make your life in the classroom a little bit easier, be sure to follow our blog and come back each month. All of the contributors to the Linky are featured below. Grip Mats for Dice Games! EVERY classroom has dice in it right?! So, I eliminate the problem using these.... These are actually drawer liners that can be found in your local $2 shop (cheap store). Simply roll it out and cut it into squares using scissors.

Relief for Relief Teachers. If any teacher has ever relieved another teacher’s class, then they will have realised it is very different from having their own group of students and being well-prepared can make the day much less stressful.

Relief for Relief Teachers

As a relief teacher, there is very little time for planning and a phone call at 8 am in the morning can mean being in class at 8.45 am in an unfamiliar school with a group of students you have never met before. The more notice you have the better. If you can, arrive early to familiarise yourself with the school environment (ask for a map), the behaviour policy, and to photocopy your resources. More great tips for making your day go smoothly are here. I spent the latter part of the final term of 2008 as a relief teacher and have compiled tips and notes gained from my own insights and also those of other relief teachers. Starting the day: In the classroom Build up a collection of Emergency Resources Games in the classroom Have a collection of fun educational activities. English resources. Resources. HomeAustralian Curriculum Lessons - Lesson Plans, Classroom Activities and Games for Teachers Teaching in Australia. Welcome to the Australian Sports Commision portal - Janison CLS.

Teacher Resources - AEC for schools. E is for Explore!: habitat. Cactus Hotel, by Brenda Z.

E is for Explore!: habitat

Guiberson, is an awesome book that shows kids the life cycle of the saguaro cactus, as well as biodiversity that encompasses the desert ecosystem in the North American Sonoran desert. The book focuses on all the different species that live inside of the saguaro cactus (while it's living and after it dies). It's a fantastic piece of literature to integrate in a Life Science Unit. Experiment 1: Demonstrate how cacti survive in the desert materials: 4 cacti, water, and your science journal (to record your findings) Water each cacti differently: "One as directed, one every day (kept saturated), and one with ten times more water than needed, and the final one no water at all.

Experiment 2: The Water Storers - Cacti Adaptations Recreate how a cactus absorbs water by using a sponge, toothpicks, a flashlight, and clay. Encyclopedia of Life - create a field guide to organize desert species! Skype with kids in Arizona about the desert and the saguaro.