The Amelia Branson Column

Engage students with fun lesson instruction videos

Engage students with fun lesson instruction videos

May 12, 2020 2 min read

A new way to give students instructions that's sure to grab their attention! Keynote is an Apple application that is generally used to make presentations. You can also access Keynote on Windows devices by logging into an Apple account online. 

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Custom Remote Learning Resources - Part 1

Custom Remote Learning Resources - Part 1

May 08, 2020 1 min read

I created these two activity sheets for a year 3-4 teacher who wanted to add a little colour and vibrancy to their resources. Since most of their students are learning from home, she wanted to have something she could upload onto a sharing platform for her students to see and follow. 
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Mother's Day - Sunday 10th May

Mother's Day - Sunday 10th May

May 07, 2020 2 min read

Mother's Day is on Sunday 10th May 2020, and will be different from any other! We appreciate everything our mum's have done for us over the years, being everything from a teacher to a nurse, chef, and a voice of reason.
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Turn Your Handwriting into Your Own Custom Font

Turn Your Handwriting into Your Own Custom Font

May 06, 2020 3 min read

It's never been easier to create and upload your own font to your computer! Thanks to Calligraphr, (previously known as MyScriptFont) you can turn your everyday handwriting into a font!
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Create Your Own Recipe Book

Create Your Own Recipe Book

May 05, 2020 2 min read

This activity is the perfect platform to encourage children to learn more about food safety, as well as getting in touch with family or friends. The best cookbooks will be made up of recipes that are special to loved ones, like your Nanna's special feijoa crumble or your neighbours yummy scones.
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Make Memories Last with a Time Capsule

Make Memories Last with a Time Capsule

May 04, 2020 1 min read

Our original printable Covid-19 Time Capsule Worksheet is perfect for students to keep their memories alive! They'll take note of things such as their height and favourite things, which are always interesting to look back on as you grow older.
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Different Ways to Learn at Home

Different Ways to Learn at Home

April 29, 2020 2 min read

You can incorporate teaching these subjects into everyday life at home in some shape or form. This resource provides a short list of activities which can be considered learning, as they either teach students valuable life skills or relate to a core subject area. 
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Home Learning Bingo

Home Learning Bingo

April 28, 2020 3 min read

Our first resource is now available! These activities will stimulate students' minds, sparking creativity while encouraging problem solving and forward thinking. 
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Introducing the ABC's

Introducing the ABC's

April 28, 2020 2 min read

Welcome to the Amelia Branson Column! In this blog series, teachers and parents can find useful and easy to follow resources and ideas for remote learning and stimulating at-home activities.
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