A 73-slide PowerPoint presentation containing a variety of quick warm-up activities.
This interactive PowerPoint contains 50 activities designed to be used as daily warm-up tasks.
Display an activity on your interactive whiteboard when students enter class each day or return from a break.
- word of the day
- sorting and ordering
- secret words
- mystery numbers.
Students can write their answers in a workbook or complete the activities collaboratively.
The activities in this teaching resource vary in complexity and in the time taken to complete them. To ensure you don’t repeat an activity, change the heading to red or simply move completed slides to the end of the presentation.
Australian Curriculum alignment
Understand how to use knowledge of letter patterns including double letters, spelling generalisations, morphemic word families, common prefixes and suffixes and word origins to spell more complex wordsElaborationsapplying generalisations for adding a...
Create literary texts that explore studentsâ own experiences and imaginingElaborationsdrawing upon literary texts students have encountered and experimenting with changing particular aspects, for example the time or place of the setting, adding ...
Select and trial methods for data collection, including survey questions and recording sheets
Plan, draft and publish imaginative, informative and persuasive texts containing key information and supporting details for a widening range of audiences, demonstrating increasing control over text structures and language featuresElaborationsusing re...
Compare the areas of regular and irregular shapes by informal means
Investigate equivalent fractions used in contexts
Use scaled instruments to measure and compare lengths, masses, capacities and temperatures
Solve problems involving purchases and the calculation of change to the nearest five cents with and without digital technologies
Explore and describe number patterns resulting from performing multiplication
Read and write a large core of high frequency words including homophones and know how to use context to identify correct spellingElaborationsusing meaning and context to determine the spelling of homophones, for example âthereâ and âth...
Compare and describe two dimensional shapes that result from combining and splitting common shapes, with and without the use of digital technologies
Compare objects using familiar metric units of area and volume
Count by quarters halves and thirds, including with mixed numerals. Locate and represent these fractions on a number line
Re-read and edit for meaning by adding, deleting or moving words or word groups to improve content and structureElaborationsrevising written texts: editing for grammatical and spelling accuracy and clarity of the text, to improve the connection betwe...
Create literary texts by developing storylines, characters and settingsElaborationscollaboratively plan, compose, sequence and prepare a literary text along a familiar storyline, using film, sound and images to convey setting, characters and points o...
Convert between units of time
Understand how to use phonic knowledge to read and write multisyllabic words with more complex letter combinations, including a variety of vowel sounds and known prefixes and suffixesElaborationsusing phonic generalisations to read and write multisyl...
Use 'am' and 'pm' notation and solve simple time problems
Investigate number sequences involving multiples of 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, and 9
Recall multiplication facts up to 10 x 10 and related division facts Elaborations using known multiplication facts to calculate related division facts (Skills: Numeracy, Critical and Creative Thinking) View this topic on www.australiancurr...
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