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Dear Zoo literacy activities

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Last updated 10 September 2014, created 27 January 2008, viewed 79,362

Four literacy resources linked to Dear ZOO Container Label: Add the animal’s name that is in the box, Stick on animal. Either print and laminate, cut out and velcrom and use as a matchinf game or photocopy for cut and paste or writing activity. Letter to the zoo grid. Dear Zoo book: Children fill in More… correct animal name and description (simple and complex) Cut pages in half and make into book. You may want to blow this up on the photocopier to make the space to write in bigger!

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  • Powerpoint documentWorksheet
    dear_zoo_animal_writing.ppt (94kb, Powerpoint document)
  • Powerpoint documentWorksheet
    dear_zoo_letter.ppt (13kb, Powerpoint document)
  • Powerpoint documentWorksheet
    dEAR_ZOO_WRITING.ppt (165kb, Powerpoint document)
  • Powerpoint documentWorksheet
    describe_dear_zoo.ppt (58kb, Powerpoint document)
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Perfect! Thanks so much - just what I was looking for.

from j.needham, 25 July 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Thanks for sharing

from gnoo, 25 July 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Thank you for sharing your resource. This resource has been recommended for teachers by the TES Resource Team and will feature in the Early Years newsletter.

from TES Resource Team, 22 July 2014. Member of the TES Panel.
(report comment) 5 out of 5 Recommended

Thank you will use these as really flexible and high quality

from heathergk, 22 July 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

This is brilliant. Thank you. We will use this resource to make our own Dear Zoo Books.

from karendmclean, 19 May 2014
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