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Instructions

Choose from the multiple choice sentences to write your own instructions for simple tasks like making a sandwich and putting up a tent. This can help you to see how you need to think carefully when writing instructions.

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7-9 year olds
Lists and Instructions

Interactive activities on writing lists and instructions. Children need to think about the order for carrying out familiar tasks. They will also get the opportunity to write their own instructions which they can print out. There are worksheets too.

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5-7 year olds
Writing Instructions

This website explores the features of written instructions and is a good introduction to the genre. It looks at the use of time words to show the order and of verbs. IWB friendly.

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5-11 year olds
S-Cool! English GCSE

Have you checked out S-Cool! Revision Guides? They are definitely worth investigating. Find out here about writing in different genres and about poets like Ted Hughes, Duffy and Armitage.

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14-16 year olds
I am an Artist

If you are looking for art project ideas then look no further than this fabulous site which has simple illustrated instructions and videos especially for primary aged children. Ideas for teachers too.

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5-11 year olds
How to Make a Christingle

Follow our step-by-step instructions on how to make a Christingle.

Teachers, Pupils

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7-14 year olds
Deduction

A game where you need use your deduction skills to read and follow instructions to make journeys on a map.

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9-11 year olds
Make a Dancing Rudolph

How about making a moving Rudolph the Red-nosed reindeer for Christmas? Print out the template and follow the simple instructions.

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7-11 year olds
Make a Goat Mobile for Chinese New Year

How about making this goat mobile to celebrate the Year of the Goat? Just download our free template and follow the simple instructions.

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6-11 year olds
Kitchen Chemistry Science Experiments

Simple experiments to try at home or in school. All have step-by-step instructions.

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5-11 year olds
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