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World Habitat Day word search

World Habitat Day word search

This word search includes 20 vocabulary words that are all associated with World Habitat Day. Words are written in all directions including backwards and diagonally. Word searches are great for practising spelling. This resource can be used as an opening for discussion, or simply just for fun!

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Mahatma Gandhi Cloze Activity

Mahatma Gandhi Cloze Activity

What is Mahatma Gandhi famous for? Where was he born? What happened to Gandhi? Students read through the facts about Mohandas Gandhi and fill in the missing words to complete the worksheet.

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Mahatma Gandhi Word Search

Mahatma Gandhi Word Search

This word search includes 20 vocabulary words that are all associated with Mahatma Gandhi. Words are written in all directions including backwards and diagonally. Word searches are great for practising spelling. This resource can be used as an opening for discussion, or simply just for fun!

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Christopher Columbus Word Search

Christopher Columbus Word Search

Students find the vocabulary words related to Christopher Columbus hidden in the grid. They can be in all directions.

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Amelia Earhart Biography

Amelia Earhart Biography

Students read through the biography of Amelia Earhart and answer the accompanying study questions.

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Amelia Earhart Word Search

Amelia Earhart Word Search

Students find the vocabulary words hidden in the grid. They can be in all directions.

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Reading Comprehension - Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Reading Comprehension - Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Kids find out some interesting facts about the famous French artist, Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Kids read through the article and answer the accompanying study questions.

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Word Search - Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Word Search - Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Pierre-Auguste Renoir was a famous French artist, born on 25 February, 1841. Download this fun, word search activity to use as an extra resource when teaching students about Pierre-Auguste Renoir. There are 15 words hidden in the puzzle.

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Cloze Activity - Abraham Lincoln

Cloze Activity - Abraham Lincoln

Students read the facts about the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln, and fill in the missing words from the word bank.

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Word Search - Dr Seuss Titles (easy)

Word Search - Dr Seuss Titles (easy)

Celebrate Dr Seuss's birthday on 2 March, with this simple word search. Students find the Dr Seuss titles hidden in the puzzle.

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Cloze Activity - Charles Dickens

Cloze Activity - Charles Dickens

This cloze activity includes some interesting facts and information about the famous writer, Charles Dickens. Students read the facts and fill in the missing words using the word bank to help them.

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Biography - Alexander Graham Bell

Biography - Alexander Graham Bell

What invention is Alexander Graham Bell most known for? When and where was Alexander Graham Bell born? Students are asked to carry out some research and find out some interesting facts about Alexander Graham Bell. There are 10 questions for students to answer.

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Cat in the hat - How many words?

Cat in the hat - How many words?

Dr Seuss was born on 2 March 1904. Celebrate his birthday with this letter mix up worksheet. Students make as many words as they can by rearranging the letters in the words 'Cat in the hat'.

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Word Search - Charles Dickens (Oliver Twist)

Word Search - Charles Dickens (Oliver Twist)

Charles Dickens was born on 7th February in 1812. Celebrate his birthday with this fun word search. There are 15 words for students to find hidden in the grid.

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Biography - Michelangelo

Biography - Michelangelo

Michelangelo is thought of as the most famous artist of the Italian Renaissance. His death meant the loss of a very talented artist. Students are asked to write a short biography about Michelangelo using their own words.

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Cloze Activity - Michelangelo

Cloze Activity - Michelangelo

Find out some interesting facts about the most famous artist of the Italian Renaissance, Michelangelo. Students are asked to read through the facts and fill in the missing words using the word bank.

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Reading Comprehension - Alexander Graham Bell

Reading Comprehension - Alexander Graham Bell

This reading comprehension includes some interesting facts about the famous scientist and inventor, Alexander Graham Bell. Students read through the text and answer the accompanying questions.

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Dog Mushing - Yes or No?

Dog Mushing - Yes or No?

The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race takes place every year in early March. It is a long-distance sled dog race that starts in Anchorage, Alaska and finishes in Nome, Alaska. The race is a very important sporting event to the Alaskan natives. On the other hand, animal rights groups believe that the Iditarod Race is dog abuse and harms the dogs' welfare. Students are asked if they are for or against dog mushing and write their opinion on the issue.

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Biography - Malala Yousafzai

Biography - Malala Yousafzai

Students are asked to read through the biography of Malala Yousafzai and write a letter to her explaining what they admire about her and how she inspires them.

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Word Search - Coronavirus

Word Search - Coronavirus

This simple word search can be used to support teaching students about coronavirus.

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Coronavirus - Global Solutions

Coronavirus - Global Solutions

Students are asked to take a look at some of the solutions to try and stop the spread of the coronavirus. What do they think are the most effective and why? Write down the advantages and disadvantages of each solution.

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Rhyming Words - My Shadow

Rhyming Words - My Shadow

This poem called 'The Shadow' by Robert Louis Stevenson can be used to practise rhyming and to celebrate Children's Poetry Day on 21 March.

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Rhyming Words - At The Zoo

Rhyming Words - At The Zoo

This is a funny poem by A. A. Milne and can be used to practise rhyming and to celebrate Children's Poetry Day on 21 March.

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Absolutely Incredible Kid Day - Word Scramble

Absolutely Incredible Kid Day - Word Scramble

Absolutely Incredible Kids Day is about letting kids how incredible they are! There are many other ways to say 'incredible'. Students rearrange the letters to find the words associated with Incredible Kid Day.

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Absolutely Incredible Kid Day - Word Search

Absolutely Incredible Kid Day - Word Search

Absolutely Incredible Kids Day is about letting kids how incredible they are! There are many other ways to say 'incredible'. Students find some of these different ways hidden in the puzzle.

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Absolutely Incredible Kid Day - How many words?

Absolutely Incredible Kid Day - How many words?

How many words can your students make by rearranging the letters in the words INCREDIBLE KID?

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Word Search - Girl Scout Day

Word Search - Girl Scout Day

National Girl Scout Day commemorates the birthday of the Girl Scouts of America and is observed each year on 12 March. There are 20 vocabulary words to find hidden in the puzzle.

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Word Scramble - Girl Scout Day

Word Scramble - Girl Scout Day

National Girl Scout Day commemorates the birthday of the Girl Scouts of America and is observed each year on 12 March. Students rearrange the letters to find the words associated with Girl Scout Day.

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Word Search - Commonwealth Countries

Word Search - Commonwealth Countries

Commonwealth Day is the annual celebration of the Commonwealth of Nations and is often held on the second Monday in March. 20 of the 54 countries in the Commonwealth have been hidden in the puzzle.

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Biography - Amerigo Vespucci

Biography - Amerigo Vespucci

Amerigo Vespucci was an Italian explorer, navigator, and cartographer from Florence, Italy. He is most known for discovering that the New World was not Asia but instead a separate continent. Students write a short biography about Amerigo Vespucci using their own words.

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Cloze Activity - Amerigo Vespucci

Cloze Activity - Amerigo Vespucci

Students learn some interesting facts about Amerigo Vespucci, the man who discovered that the Americas were separate landmasses from Asia. Students are asked to read through the facts and fill in the missing words using the word bank.

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Word Scramble - Amerigo Vespucci

Word Scramble - Amerigo Vespucci

Students are asked to rearrange the letters to find the words associated with the famous explorer, navigator and cartographer, Amerigo Vespucci. There are 20 words to unscramble.

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Word Search - Amerigo Vespucci

Word Search - Amerigo Vespucci

Download this fun, word search activity to use as an extra resource when teaching students about the famous explorer, navigator, and cartographer, Amerigo Vespucci. There are 15 words hidden in the puzzle.

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Word Scramble - International Women's Day

Word Scramble - International Women's Day

International Women's Day (IWD) is a global event that takes place on 8 March. It is a day to celebrate women's achievements in a wide number of areas while calling for gender equality. Students are asked to rearrange the letters to find the International Women's Day words.

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Word Search - International Women's Day

Word Search - International Women's Day

International Women's Day (IWD) is a global event that takes place on 8 March. It is a day to celebrate women's achievements in a wide number of areas while calling for gender equality. Students are asked to find the words associated with International Women's Day hidden in the puzzle.

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International Women's Day Fact Sheet

International Women's Day Fact Sheet

Kids learn some interesting facts about International Women's Day, the main aims of the event, when the day was officially adopted and interesting statistics.

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International Women's Day - Women in British History

International Women's Day - Women in British History

International Women's Day is celebrated every year on 8 March. It is a day to celebrate women's accomplishments in a wide number of areas, all around the world. Students read the facts and match each description to the woman that is being described.

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Word Scramble - Iditarod Race

Word Scramble - Iditarod Race

Students rearrange the letters to find the words associated with the most famous sled dog race in the world, the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

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Word Search - Iditarod Race

Word Search - Iditarod Race

The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race is an annual event that runs in early March. It is a long-distance sled dog race that starts in Anchorage, Alaska and finishes in Nome, Alaska. This word search has 15 vocabulary words that are all associated with the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

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Word Scramble - Michelangelo

Word Scramble - Michelangelo

Students unscramble the letters to find the words that are all associated with Michelangelo. There are 20 words for students to unscramble.

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Word Search - Michelangelo

Word Search - Michelangelo

Download this fun, word search activity to use as an extra resource when teaching students about the famous artist, Michelangelo. There are 20 words hidden in the puzzle.

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Cloze Activity - Alexander Graham Bell

Cloze Activity - Alexander Graham Bell

Students read the facts about one of the most famous inventors, Alexander Graham Bell, and fill in the missing words from the word bank.

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Word Search - Alexander Graham Bell

Word Search - Alexander Graham Bell

Download this fun, word search activity to use as an extra resource when teaching students about Alexander Graham Bell. There are 15 words hidden in the puzzle.

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Word Scramble - Alexander Graham Bell

Word Scramble - Alexander Graham Bell

Students unscramble the letters to find the words that are all associated with Alexander Graham Bell. There are 20 words for students to unscramble.

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Presidents' Day Quiz (multiple choice)

Presidents' Day Quiz (multiple choice)

Which president had been an army general in World War II? Who was the president of the United States from 2001-2009? Test your students' knowledge with the fun presidents day quiz. There are 11 multiple choice questions for students to answer.

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Word Scramble - Presidents' Day

Word Scramble - Presidents' Day

Students unscramble the letters to find the Presidents' Day words. There are 20 words for students to unscramble.

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Word Search - Presidents' Day

Word Search - Presidents' Day

In this Presidents' Day word search activity, students circle each word from the list in the puzzle. The words can go in any direction. There are 20 words hidden in the puzzle.

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Biography - Barack Obama

Biography - Barack Obama

Students are asked to carry out some research and find out some interesting facts about the 44th president of the United States, Barack Obama. There are 11 questions for students to answer.

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