Useful links

General Teacher Resource/Planning Sites

A popular website with a wide range of worksheets and PowerPoint presentations for a range of primary subjects.

An excellent website with free resources and links to other educational websites. The interactive section has some very useful resources for literacy.

Great range of resources for primary! Available at subscription.

Ready made resources for primary teachers – extremely good if you’re looking for materials to help with displays.

The website for the Times Educational Supplement – the free resources section of the website contains thousands of resources which are updated on a regular basis.

This website is very well organised with lots of useful links for teachers and some free resources.

This is the BBC Bitesize website contains a range of learner guides and class clips for all subject areas.


Useful Sites for Teaching Fiction /Non-Fiction

This brilliant website is suitable for children who are learning English; the stories and other activities allow EAL children to access the curriculum.

Find a wide range of animated stories suitable for early years and KS1 children.

This fun site created by a book-loving teacher contains reviews of range of popular children’s books plus games and activities.

This link takes you to a quirky American site called Wacky Web Tales. The children insert their own words to create a funny tale – great for revising grammar.

Excellent site containing animated information on how to create movie posters, newspaper reports and comic strips.

Lots of animated myths and legends plus a tool for the children to create their own stories.

This fantastic website is great for research. It contains information on animals, people and places; including photos, video clips and fact files.

A version of the extensive online encyclopaedia (Wikipedia) specifically designed for schools; great for research – suitable for upper key stage 2.

An amazing selection of resources suitable for all aspects of primary literacy teaching.


Poetry Resources

Hundreds of funny poems. See the Poetry Class link for teaching ideas.

Features poet Roger Stevens. See the Teacher Zone – Classroom Resources link for teaching ideas.

A good selection of poems on different subjects/themes.


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