CBC learning resources

CBC learning resources • Teacha

The Competency Based Curriculum (CBC) was designed to develop skills and knowledge that can be applied to real-life situations. Use these CBC learning resources to guide and support learners in developing their innate abilities, talents, and skills.

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Study Units

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Creative, Persuasive & Information Writing COMPLETE UNIT (9-14 years)


Teach your child to write good English is the essential guide for all students wanting to develop their literacy skills and improve their grades in English assignments and examinations. Book 1: Creative Story Writing guides the student through the story writing process, as if they had a tutor by their side. This book is designed to help the child think up ideas, providing starting points and guidelines on structuring and organizing their writing. Creative Story Writing teaches the rudiments of story writing. It teaches the child to plan stories with an introduction, building up events to create suspense in the middle paragraph and winding up the plot with a good ending. There is emphasis on building up characters and settings. Book 2: Learning Persuasive Writing and Argument will enable the student to practice different aspects of writing: letters, leaflets, brochures and newspaper articles for example. The book also sets out how to write a well-balanced argument. It teaches the pupil how to structure their writing, putting forward a point of view, backing it up with convincing evidence, building up a relevant counter argument and knocking it down, as well as, putting forward their own comments and opinions. It focuses on discursive writing enabling the pupil to examine points for and against in a variety of subjects suitable for older children and teenage readers, healthy eating, fashion, social issues and many more. It includes a lively collection of writings, poems and a play to inspire the pupil. These are designed as starting points, ideal for the pupil who finds it difficult to think up ideas for writing, challenging them to recreate their own persuasive pieces. Book 3: Information Writing teaches the child to recognize the difference between facts and opinions. It concentrates on different aspects of information writing required by the National Curriculum, including writing to advise, to inform, to explain, analyse, review and comment, giving examples. It teaches the child how a newspaper article is structured, how to write formal and informal letters, diaries, police reports, e-mails, autobiographies, interviews, book reviews and many more. In each book, attention is given to making writing more interesting by varying sentence types and the importance of using good spelling, punctuation and grammar. The student will investigate writing for the appropriate audience and using different narrative structures. They will learn to evoke mood and atmosphere by using good vocabulary. In addition to this the set teaches organisational and literary devices in writing, including, figurative language, emotive words, repetition and connectives. They will learn to evoke mood and atmosphere by using good vocabulary. In addition to this the set teaches organisational and literary devices in writing, including, figurative language, emotive words, repetition and connectives. They will learn vital writing skills that will assist their studies in other areas of the curriculum. Teach your child to write good English includes an exciting range of model answers and sample texts written by children and provides practice questions to test them. The set is packed with vital hints and tips to enable the pupil to gain top grades. 350 pages approximately Watch the video below, for a sneak peek inside this fantastic series... https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=vkJfpEW2Chc

Printables and Posters

35696 Montessori Continents countries capital cities bundle 1 • Teacha

Montessori Printable Continents | Countries Flags Capital Cities | PowerPoint


This products introduces the countries of North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia/ Oceania; their capital cities and their flags. Use the PowerPoint Presentation for distance learning and the 4 parts nomenclature cards, posters and worksheets to help students remember the countries, their capital cities and their flags. This product helps children learn about: North America South America Asia Africa Europe Australia/ Oceania This bundle is a compilation of the individual continent product packs. Each continent has the following included: The continent in relation to the world The countries of all the continents in relation to the continent they are located on The flag of each country The capital city of each country Included in this product is the following: PowerPoint Presentation 2 slides per country Slide 1 The map of each continent in black and white, highlighting the country in colour. The country is then named on the next click. Slide 2 A smaller version of the map on the first slide as well as the country flag. The country is then named again and the capital city is named on the last click. Simply extract the file and double click on it to start the presentation. Click through the slides and animations at your own pace to encourage students to memorize that names and images. Posters - ANSI C Size 6 x labelled map 6 x unlabelled map 1 x world map 7 x world map with each continent isolated in a particular colour US Letter Size 1 x world map 7 x world map with each continent isolated in a colour 6 x sets of 4 Part matching cards detailing the location each country, its flag and its capital city 6 x sets ofc of error cards to allow children to self-correct when using the matching activity 6 Printable research activities 1 Printable blank world map Product information with details as to how to prepare the resources Bonus Products Continent Nomenclature Cards Continent Booklet Template Montessori Global