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The YKK Zipper Factory makes 7 million zippers a day, in styles and in over 427 standard colors. It is the largest zipper factory in the world. What does YKK stand for?

Super squirrel was needed once again.  Where is he going?  Who will he help?   #talkprompts #abcdoes #talkmatter

Give the squirrel a name and make up an interesting story about him/her. If you were writing a story about an animal super hero, what animal would it be and what would be his super power or powers. Tell a story about your animal super hero.

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Writing Prompt: Tell the story of a day this child spent with his elephant nanny. This pinner has a huge collection of picture writing prompts.

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__picture it & write

Picture it & Write Creative Writing Prompt for September Tale of Two Flukes by photocase

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Banana Van--- It would be fun to let students estimate the volume. Maybe even build a replica van in the classroom out of cardboard boxes.

Beebot display uni assignment lesson plan mathematics

BeeBot Robot teacher bulletin board "Controlling the BeeBot" shows various uses of this tangible tech (via teacher photos)

Writing Prompt: what would you do if you disappeared and only your shadow remained?

Trying to fill in someone else's shoes is futile. The person will at best be a shadow of the one who shoes they are trying to fill. It is best to have new shoes (their own) rather than live in the shadow of another

Use a small amount of milk and a few drops of food colouring, paint the bread then toast and eat!

"Paint" bread with milk and food colouring mixed together. Use a CLEAN paint brush. Pop your bread in the toaster, and voila!

ideas and inspiration #abcdoes #earlyyearsclassroom #eyfsdisplay

I have been working alongside a number of Local Authorities this year on a variety of projects ranging from identifying outstanding practice in EYFS to Point of Entry Assessment and everything in-b…