Classroom Freebies Too: Sorting Trash - An Earth Day Lesson We are getting ready for Earth Day and we're learning all about recycling! Here is a FREE "Trash Sorting" activity that you can do with your class... no matter which grade! Come on over to my blog to grab yourself a copy :o) Valerie Visual Literacy Activities with Online Resources Last week I talked about visual literacy in Visual Literacy Activities with Children's Picture Books. I suggested children's picture books make a natural place to start teaching kids about visual literacy. Here are some online resources I've found that also support visual literacy. Starfall: Learn to Read with Phonics, Learn Mathematics
CrestClean Poster Boy - Crest Commercial Cleaning Ltd Cheeky little lad popular with schools. CrestClean has produced a set of four ‘Look After Your School’ posters which are distributed to our school customers. We wanted to promote positive messages aimed at kids. The posters add a splash of colour… and a serious message to areas like school notice boards, toilet areas and close to handbasins. They are A3 size, printed in full colour on card, then laminated for protection.
Five Card Story: Let the Games Begin! Five Card Story: Let the Games Begin! stories: prev | random | next a Five Card Flickr story by Stacey G created Nov 29 2011, 03:26:09 am. Create a new one! Recycling in schools « Recycling Guide Involving teachers and children in recycling schemes and other activities to improve the environment can be a lot of fun. Educating children about the importance of recycling and the environment provides a path to a greener future. This section concentrates on recycling schemes and suggests recycling activities for the pupils. Children's Books and Book Club English Language PDFs Here's a list of all the PDFs on the site, for easy downloading! (Click here to jump to the PDFs of grammar explanations) Irregular Verbs Present Simple Form (with the verb 'be'): Present Simple Form (with all verbs except 'be'):
Logiciels - Didapages: livres interactifs multimédia Didapages est un logiciel élaboré par l'association Fruits du Savoir www.fruitsdusavoir.org . Au cours de l'été 2010, Didapages a connu un profond changement. Depuis cette date, la page d'accueil du site de l'association annonce un site en travaux, mais le forum reste actif et demeure le lieu à priviligier pour poser des questions, partager son travail, et rester informé des évolutions des produits développés et disponibles. C'est donc désormais à partir du site de la socièté Didasystem www.didasystem.com que s'effectuent les téléchargements et que se trouvent les informations officielles relatives aux différents outils disponibles.
For Teachers In this section I've been compiling a list of links to blogposts by myself and by others related to professional development. I've divide them into three broad categorises: THEORY: Skills (listening, reading, writing and speaking), Systems (pronunciation, grammar, lexis), Principles; PRACTICE:Skills (listening, reading, writing and speaking), Systems (pronunciation, grammar, lexis) , Exams and OTHER. This is a very subjective list of posts I've come across in the last couple of months. I'm sure there are some really valuable ones that are not here, but should be. School Posters Activity Village has a huge resource of posters these days, and we seem to be adding more all the time! Many of them are perfect for the school, homeschool or childminding environment, and these posters are popular downloads. Message Posters So many useful messages! Some for home, but most for school, these posters deal with safety, bullying, gossip, looking out for people to help etc and they do it in a very appealing way.
School/Class Pledges I am somebody. The me I see is the me I'll be. I can be respectful, responsible and resourceful.