They play a card game to arrange the animals in the sequence that they appeared in the story. Amazon Alphabet - "The great diversity of life in the tropical rain forest of the Amazon Basin is shown in this activity by having students create an alphabetic Amazon animal mural. Bountiful Biomes - Students work in groups to research five different biomes arctic tundra, tropical rain forest, North American desert, African grasslands, deciduous forest and complete a graphic organizer.
Teaching activities Class Work Play the Bitesize writing leaflets activity to initiate discussion of content and purpose. Ask the children what kind of information they have seen presented in leaflets.
Some disagreement may emerge from this question, which could help the opening discussion. Split the class into groups. Ask half the class to research the topic by reading the Bitesize leaflet pages. Both groups should take notes and be able to summarise the top five tips for the rest of the class.
Ask for feedback from the children to establish the key parts and critical ingredients of a leaflet - a clear, bold heading; the presentation of facts; clear sections and accessible information; clear purpose. Generate ideas for the design of a playground by playing the online clips Learning Zone Class Clips - Playground designed with primary school pupils and Learning Zone Class Clips - Pupils visit new playground they helped design.
Give the children a budget and a simple price list. Ask the children to explain how this company differs from other playground design companies, such as Playgrounds R Us the audience is parentsand the implication this has on their design.
Emphasise that the park must be appealing to both children and adults eg it should perhaps include coffee shops, benches and so on. After the playground designs have been presented and discussed, ask the children to compose an information leaflet to publicise the opening of the park, describe what is there and persuade parents to attend.
Plenary Look at several examples of written leaflets and evaluate them against the criteria established at the start of the session.
Discuss how the writer on each occasion appeals to the audience and persuades them to come to the park.Amazon rainforest: complete teaching packages These are complete Amazon rainforest packages from ActionAid for Key Stages 1 and 2.
The download includes worksheets, activities, PowerPoints and rainforest pictures, as well as the chance to introduce your class to the people who live in the Amazon rainforest. Use these Twinkl checklists to keep track and record evidence of how well your Y3 pupils are doing in their writing.
The age-related expectations have been broken down by Twinkl into Working Towards the Expected Standard, Working at the Expected Standard and Working at Greater Depth for Year 3.
resources for a guided and extended write on persuading people to save the rainforest control palm oil production. I do not claim authorship of the palm oil ppt. The following pages on the Rainforest are designed to be the ultimate guide to rainforests of the world. Please follow the links in the box below for more detailed information on each of the important rainforest topics.
This anomaly is a result of deforestation, conversion of rainforests to agriculture and other human related activities. Find a selection of year 6 English SATs papers on this dedicated KS2 English SATs page.
Latest Key Stage 2 SAT Reading Booklet. Question. Answer. Reading answers. Reading Admin 1. SPaG 1.
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Previous Spec Key Stage 2. This is the second lesson in a series of three teaching pupils about 1. Climate change/global warming 2. human activities relating to this caninariojana.comble energy sources carbon footprints and offsetting.