Tag: year 6

End of Year Gift Idea with Free Printable

It is that time of year when you are in search of some simple, but great end of year gifts for students. Have you been searching the internet to get some brilliant, but not too expensive ideas? Well, look no further! This is my take on an idea that it swarming over the net, it is wonderful for those who are…

Seven-digit Numbers

Teach children about seven-digit numbers using this Powerpoint I created, trying to follow Kerri Miller’s footsteps, the lesson powerpoint specialist! 🙂 This powerpoint was created to go with the Busy Ant Mathematics Scheme, but it can easily be used on it’s own, that’s the beauty of it. It is suitable for Upper Key Stage 2. Children can use it as…

Listen to the moon – Book recommendations by children for children

Listen to the moon This book was published in Great Britain by Harper Collins. It was first published in 2014, and was written by Michael Morpurgo. The illustrator of this book is Steve Stone. The Characters in this Book are: Alfie, Jim, Mary, Merry, Aunty Ducka, Uncle Mac, Papa, Mama, Peg, Brendon, Pippa, Celia, Jack, Wilhelm, Doctor, Uncle Billy/Silly Billy,…

Wayside school is falling down – Book recommendations by children for children

Wayside School is Falling Down Title: Wayside School is Falling Down       Author: Louis Sachar          Publication Date: 1989 Publication Company: HarperCollins Publishers Inc. New York City, NY: United States.  Characters: The characters are: Louis, Mrs. Jewls, Mark Miller, Benjamin Nushmutt, Bebe, Jenny, Mac, Eric 1, Eric 2, Eric 3, John, Ron, Allison, Stephen, Joy, Jason, Mrs. Zarves, Virginia,…

Sixth Grade Secrets – Book recommendations by children for children!

A Book Review by Anastasia G. Title: Sixth Grade Secrets Author: Louis Sachar Publication Date: 1987 Publication Company: Scholastic Corporation, Inc. Publishers. New York City, NY: United States. Characters: The characters are: Laura, Tiffany, Allison, Gabriel, Mr. Doyle, Kristin, Sheila, Debbie, Howard, Karen, Yolanda, Jonathan, Nathan, Aaron and Linzie. In the beginning of the book, I liked all the characters,…

King Henry Conversions – Freebie!!

It’s that time of the month again! FREEBIE time! If you enjoyed the ‘King Henry Died by Drinking Chocolate Milk’ explanation, then you’ll love this! ❤ King Henry Died by Drinking Chocolate Milk power point presentation! Just click on the freebie image below to download it for FREE!  It’s a power point I created for colleagues who wish to teach metric…

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K.Rowling is recommended to readers who like adventure and mystery, also to those who like fantasy and non-fiction texts. The main characters in the book are: Harry Potter, Hermione Granger, Ron Weasley, Serious Black, Peter Pettigrew and Remus Lupin. The story is about when Harry Potter goes back to Hogwarts School. A prisoner…

Oh, what nerve! The nervous system explained.

The nervous system is a wonderfully complex system that controls all of our senses. It regulates and coordinates the body’s  actions and its interactions with the external environment. Read on to find out how it works and have a great time whilst learning all about it!  The nervous system is divided into the central nervous system which is comprised of: the…

The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is a high fantasy novel for children by C. S. Lewis, published by Geoffrey Bles in 1950. It was the first published of seven novels in The Chronicles of Narnia (1950–1956) and the best known; among all the author’s books it is the most widely held in libraries. Lewis wrote the book for,…