Resources

24 Oct
GCSE English Resources for Lord of the Flies
Category: Lesson Ideas
  Lord of the Flies contains a number of themes and concepts which pupils often find quite difficult to comprehend. This worksheet looks at the context in which William Gol...
24 Oct
Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot: Resources
Category: Featured Posts, Lesson Ideas
In late October and early November, many teachers will be planning lessons on Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot, so we’ve updated this post containing some useful download...
14 Oct
Teaching Resources: To Kill a Mockingbird
Category: Lesson Ideas
A selection of free resources to use when teaching Harper Lee’s classic, To Kill a Mockingbird. You can use this document to help pupils understand the context in which th...
11 Oct
Teaching Resources: Animal Farm
Category: Lesson Ideas
A set of free teaching Resources and ideas relating to Animal Farm by George Orwell. This Script Writing Activity combines text analysis with a piece of creative writing. The ac...
05 Oct
KS1/KS2 numeracy: Telling the time
Category: ICT Tips, Lesson Ideas, School Jo...
Whilst telling the time may seem simple to adults it’s actually a highly confusing concept to learn with many pitfalls for pupils. Stumbling blocks include the meaning of the di...
04 Oct
9 of the best online test and quiz generators
Category: ICT Tips, Lesson Ideas, School We...
Online test and quiz makers can be a great way of saving some of your precious time and effort that could probably be better used elsewhere. They’re good for use as lesson start...
30 Sep
5 games sites that enhance teaching and learning
Category: ICT Tips, School Website Content
Teachers work hard to provide an outstanding classroom environment. One where pupils know their goals and are unafraid of failure.  One where collaboration is key and where chal...
28 Sep
KS2 science: photosynthesis
Category: Lesson Ideas
Photosynthesis is an area that can be taught through active learning methods. Preparation: Pupils will be given the following roles which can be visualised by using bibs or apro...
27 Sep
KS2 science: planets and orbits
Category: Lesson Ideas
KS2 science: planets and orbits Teaching planets and orbits can be great fun with active learning opportunities for pupils to represent the different orbits of planets in our so...
22 Sep
FS/KS1 numeracy: number recognition
Category: ICT Tips, Lesson Ideas, School We...
Number recognition is vital for preparing young children for a range of basic mathematical concepts such as addition and subtraction. The subject is usually taught in the founda...