Primary English Resources
Below are free primary English teaching resources for teachers in UK schools at KS1 and KS2 level to help you save time spent on lesson planning. Primary school English teachers may find these websites useful for developing their own lesson plans or for signposting their pupils to innovative online content.
Key Stage 1
CBeebies Fairy Tales is designed for early years and KS1 level, with stories such as Jack and the Beanstalk and Cinderella.
The Literactive Reading site has a range of reading games and activities, including downloadable worksheets.
Talking Point Communication Cookbook is a range of activities that children can download or use online to enhance their communication skills.
Key Stage 2
The Writing Fun site gives tips and advice on writing in a range of styles.
The Children's Poetry Archive enables pupils to listen to online audio recordings read by the author. It includes work by celebrated poets, such as Roald Dahl and Spike Millligan.
A phonics teaching tool is Letters and Sounds from the Primary National Strategy in England.
We hope you find these free teaching resources for English teachers very useful for Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 lesson planning.