Roll and Retell - Building Summarizing, Communication, and Writing Skills
Our principal has really been encouraging us to add more writing into our daily lesson plans. "They should be writing all day long" he tells us. The research is there to back him up. I bumped into this Roll and Retell page from Fun In First on Pinterest awhile back and finally figured out how to add it to our learning day. I printed and laminated four copies of the Roll and Retell page to hand out to each of my four table groups. After a round of Daily 5 I handed them out. I also gave each…
I Am Lucky St. Patrick's Day Craftivity
What attributes do your students have that make them "lucky?" In this St. Patrick's Day Shamrock "I am lucky" Craftivity students write about four things that make them a lucky person. It is a perfect St. Patrick's Day writing lesson and a fun activity for elementary school. - repinned by @PediaStaff – Please Visit ht.ly/63sNt for all our pediatric therapy pins
Waitangi Day Art - The Treaty of Waitangi
A fun and effective art activity you can do with your students when learning about and celebrating Waitangi Day. A great independent activity for your students to work on at the start of the year when you are most likely busy with assessment!WHAT TO DO:"When the sun rises / sets on Waitangi day, wh...
FREE ST. Patrick's Day Idioms and Test Prep Fun
Are you ready for some St. Patrick's Day fun that also helps with test prep? Best of all it is FREE! Hats off to Figurative Language can be used as seat work or set up with a center with the directions sign above. There are 3 different hats about a pot like the one above. There are 3 green themed idioms like the one above. Students will write the meaning, use it in a sentence, and illustrate the sentence. There are also 2 hat themed interactive journal printables included. One has hat themed…
The Treaty of Waitangi - Flip Flap Booklet - Waitangi Day
This is a little booklet for your students to make that covers some basic information about The Treaty of Waitangi: ♦ WHAT - what is it? ♦ WHO - who signed it? ♦ WHEN - when was it signed? ♦ WHERE - where was it signed? ♦ WHY - why was it necessary? A great knowledge-building activi...
The Treaty Of Waitangi Reading Comprehension Activity Waitangi Day Year 5 and 6
The Treaty of Waitangi Reading Comprehension Scavenger Hunt Puzzle Year 5 and 6. Use this engaging resource to teach your upper primary students about the commemoration and history of Waitangi Day and the Treaty of Waitangi. This fun reading comprehension activity includes fact cards and puzzle pieces with a range of artistic and literacy activities. Brighten your classroom or bulletin board and integrate social studies, history and reading activities.
Treaty of Waitangi Teaching Ideas
Treaty of Waitangi teaching ideas for how to make the Treaty of Waitangi and Waitangi Day engaging and thought-provoking topics for your students. This blog post includes a Tree Hut Treaty freebie to help you introduce concepts of Te Tiriti o Waitangi – The Treaty of Waitangi and Waitangi Day in the classroom. #WaitangiDay #TreatyofWaitangiResources #WaitangiDayResources