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World Book Day 2016

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wbdlogoWorld Book Day 2016 is on the 3rd March so you have one month to prepare.

There are ten new titles  available with the £1 tokens that are freely given out in schools. Alternatively, children with a token, can have £1 off any other book that they wish. The World Book Day Book 2016 Tokens are valid from Monday 29 February–Sunday ...

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Learning about Tropical Rainforests

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Learning about Tropical RainforestsTropical Rainforests. This site has a lovely set of rainforest resources, with photographs  and information under the headings:

  • About rainforests;
  • Rainforest animals;
  • Rainforest people;
  • Why are tropical rainforests important?
  • Why are they disappearing and how can we save them?

There is also big set of lesson plans shared by teachers who have used the site including an e-book by the website owner.

The photographs are arranged in tours of the different areas of rainforest and ...

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Chocolate Website Links

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ChocolateIn preparation for September, we have started posting collections of recommended website links on various cross curricular themes including chocolate. We hope you find them useful when planning and feel free to contact us if you have any particular theme requests.

Links for Chocolate as a Cross Curricular Theme:

Scheme:

http://teachers.guardian.co.uk/teacher-resources/7305/International-Primary-Curriculum-Chocolate-Food – this is a 67 page scheme of work ...

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St Patrick’s Day: Links and Information

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St Patrick is often not celebrated except in Irish communities but it is worth spending a little time telling children his story and doing some activities to contribute towards awareness of the British Isles.

St Patrick’s Day Links:

theteachersguide.com – excellent lesson plans, interactive whiteboard resources and clipart.

Abcteach offers lots of print out materials that may inspire or give ideas of activities.

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