Learning Together

A selection of websites, printables, project ideas, places to visit and other resources that come in very handy when you're learning together at home.

British Nutrition Foundation Printable Teacher Resources


 

This section provides links to a vast array of resources to support teachers and pupils in schools learning about food and nutrition. Posters, worksheets, PowerPoint presentation, ICT templates and much much more is available to download.

http://www.nutrition.org.uk/foodinschools/teachercentre 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Wednesday, July 21, 2010 8:27 AM

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British Dental Health Foundation Printable Puzzles & Games


 

Dot-to-Dot, word puzzles, spot the difference, colouring in, stories and quiz - free fun printables all on a dental theme.

http://www.dentalhealth.org.uk/ 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Wednesday, July 21, 2010 8:08 AM

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Spiderman In Amazing Adventures


 

Part of the America Reads initiative, Spiderman In Amazing Adventures was developed to encourage literacy in boys. A selection of word puzzles featuring Spiderman and his enemies. they can be printed off individually or as a PDF book.

http://www2.ed.gov/inits/americareads/spidey/index.html 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Wednesday, July 21, 2010 7:22 AM

http://www.oneproudmomma.co.uk/learning/archives/2010/07/entry_167.html

Free Online Puzzle Generator


 

Puzzlemaker is a free puzzle generation tool for teachers, students and parents. Create and print customized word search, criss-cross, math puzzles, and more — using your own word lists. This is a useful tool as it can be used to help reinforce keywords for any subject.

http://puzzlemaker.discoveryeducation.com/ 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Wednesday, July 21, 2010 7:05 AM

http://www.oneproudmomma.co.uk/learning/archives/2010/07/entry_154.html

Find Egypt Worksheet


 

This printable worksheet shows a colour map of Egypt, black & white map of Africa and black & white map of the World. The idea is that Egypt is identified in both maps and coloured in.

Click on the image below to load up the printable PDF file in a new window.

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Posted by OneProudMomma at Sunday, July 18, 2010 1:07 PM

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History On The Net - Ancient Egypt


 

The History On The Net site has a comprehensive range of materials aimed at both Key stage 2 and 3 pupils.

The section on Ancient Egypt has pages covering an Ancient Egyptian timeline, society, housing, food, clothing, farming, pyramids, mummies, hieroglyphs, numerals, quick quizzes and wordsearches.

There is also an online shop which sell PDF format colouring books & worksheets.

Posted by OneProudMomma at Sunday, July 18, 2010 1:03 PM

http://www.oneproudmomma.co.uk/learning/archives/2010/07/entry_147.html

Film Education Free Resources


 

Film Education offers free resources which cover a wide range of curriculum areas. They include film clips, teachers' notes and a range of activities. Resources are available for both primary and secondary level and utilise current release movies which will appeal to the children.

http://www.filmeducation.org/resources/

Posted by OneProudMomma at Monday, June 21, 2010 8:29 AM

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TeachKind Free Humane Education Materials


 

TeachKind, the humane-education division of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, is a resource for teachers, administrators, and librarians who want to help students become kinder, more compassionate individuals. On this site, you'll find a wealth of materials that have been designed exclusively for caring and dedicated educators like you. You can download free lesson plans or order free books, posters, leaflets, stickers, videos, and other resources.

http://www.teachkind.org/ 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Monday, June 21, 2010 7:21 AM

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Think! Road Safety Resources


 

Road safety for early years, lower and upper primary level pupils. Published by the Department of Transport all the materials are available online or can be ordered as printed copies.

http://www.dft.gov.uk/think/education/early-years-and-primary/teachers/ 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Monday, June 21, 2010 7:20 AM

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Royal Society For The Protection Of Birds Printable Resources


 

The RSPB online resources are linked to the four national curricula/guidelines and are targeted at five age groups: 5 - 7, 7 - 11, 11 - 14, 14 - 16 and 16+

All primary resources are cross referenced with the National Numeracy Strategy for England and the national maths curricula and organised into Geography, Literacy, Numeracy & Science categories.

http://www.rspb.org.uk/ 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Wednesday, April 21, 2010 8:39 AM

http://www.oneproudmomma.co.uk/learning/archives/2010/04/entry_178.html

Science & Technology Facilities Council Printed Resources


 

Some of the resources om this page can be ordered in printed format, all of them can be downloaded as PDF files. Unless you are able to print A2 size posters I would recommend ordering the printed versions as the quality of the resources are excellent. Topics available include

  • Cassini-Huygens
  • Cluster
  • ExoMars
  • Hands on Universe
  • Herschel
  • Mars Express
  • Planck
  • Robotic Telescopes
  • The Sun
  • Venus Express
  • Big Questions, Big Experiment:The Large Hadron Collider
  • Electron: 100 Years and Still Going Strong
  • The Search for Gravitational Waves

http://www.so.stfc.ac.uk/publications/publorderform.aspx#PSA 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Wednesday, April 21, 2010 8:34 AM

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SeaLife Education Programme Online Printable Resource Library


 

The documents are held in PDF format and cover the following topics

  • Sealife!
  • Types of Fish
  • Where Fish Live
  • Seals
  • Sharks
  • Seahorses
  • Foodchain - Nutrition
  • Movement

http://www.ebc-indevelopment.co.uk/ 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Wednesday, April 21, 2010 8:32 AM

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Friends Of The Earth free National Curriculum-based teaching resources


 

Friends of the Earth's Youth & Education programme creates ways for young people to explore:

  • environmental issues
  • citizenship
  • sustainable development

either via educators or individually by themselves. You can either order printed copies or download PDF format files.

Resources are available for primary and secondary level, and consist of posters and lesson plans. Topics covered include

  • Air pollution
  • Climate change
  • Food and farming
  • Natural habitats
  • Tropical rainforests
  • Waste & recycling
  • Mad about food
  • Transport - the way to go

http://www.foe.co.uk/learning 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Sunday, March 21, 2010 10:34 AM

http://www.oneproudmomma.co.uk/learning/archives/2010/03/entry_242.html

Free Printable Handwriting Paper


 

The handwriting lessons at free to print at DonnaYoung.org. There are several sets of printables ranging from tracing shapes for beginners through to themed notepaper.

http://donnayoung.org/penmanship/ 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Sunday, March 21, 2010 10:33 AM

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Free Printable Graph & Grid Paper


 

The following page at Incompetech allows you to access various free PDF files of differently formatted graph & grid papers, which you can then print.

Designs include square, triangular, hexagonal, circular, polar, assymetric, music, notation, fretboard, numberline and penmanship.

http://www.incompetech.com/graphpaper/

Posted by OneProudMomma at Sunday, March 21, 2010 10:32 AM

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Kew Gardens Printable Information Sheets


 

A diverse range of printable information sheets, covering topics from the history Kew Gardens and Wakehurst Place to rope making to basic botany.

http://www.kew.org/ksheets/ 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Sunday, February 21, 2010 10:41 AM

http://www.oneproudmomma.co.uk/learning/archives/2010/02/entry_245.html

Institute Of Physics


 

A selection of online resources designed to explain certain scientific phenomenom, also printed materials that can be ordered such as stickers & experiment cards.

http://www.ioppublishing.com/activity/education 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Sunday, February 21, 2010 10:39 AM

http://www.oneproudmomma.co.uk/learning/archives/2010/02/entry_244.html

Help The Hospices Free CLiP Programme


 

The free CLiP programme gives professionals, carers and teams from a variety of health and social care settings the knowledge and skills needed in their daily work. The worksheets take around 15 minutes to complete. The tutorials and worksheets can be used by individuals or by small groups to help with developing shared dialogue and learning. The content has been designed, and is regularly updated by, doctors, nurses and other professionals involved in clinical palliative care practice.

The tutorials can be completed online or printed off from a PDF file. The different series of tutorials available are

  • Introduction to palliative care
  • Helping the patient with pain
  • Helping patients with symptoms other than pain
  • Moving the ill patient
  • Psychological needs
  • Helping the patient with reduced hydration and nutrition
  • Procedures in palliative care
  • Helping people with communication difficulties
  • The last hours and days
  • Bereavement

http://www.helpthehospices.org.uk/our-services/running-your-hospice/education-training/e-learning/ 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Sunday, February 21, 2010 10:38 AM

http://www.oneproudmomma.co.uk/learning/archives/2010/02/entry_243.html

Parliament Education Resources


 

Comprehensive site containing lessons plans for KS1 through KS4, plus interactive whiteboard resources, printable material (PDF files), online games and videos

http://www.parliament.uk/education/index.htm 

Posted by OneProudMomma at Thursday, January 21, 2010 10:51 AM

http://www.oneproudmomma.co.uk/learning/archives/2010/01/entry_249.html

National Maritime Museum Printable Resources


 

The National Martitime Museum in Greenwich have a selection of themed resources that cover a variety of subjects.

Time Pirates (KS2&3 History), Trim the cat (KS1-2 literacy, geography), Freedom (KS3 history), Your Ocean (KS3 geography, citizenship, science), Leisure, Travel & Tourism (KS4 & post-16), Leading Lives (A-level business studies), GCSE Astronomy and 'Coast Exposed' photography resource (post-16)

http://www.nmm.ac.uk/schools/resources/

Posted by OneProudMomma at Thursday, January 21, 2010 10:50 AM

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