Curriculum

ReadWriteThink Resources

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readwritethink resourcesReadWriteThink resources are really useful for literacy in primary schools. ReadWriteThink is partnered with the International Literacy Association, the National Council of Teachers of English and The Verizon Foundation. Their mission is to “provide educators, parents, and after-school professionals with access to the highest quality practices in reading and language arts instruction by offering the very ...

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Gooseberry Planet

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Gooseberry PLanetGooseberry Planet offers a complete toolkit to teach children about online safety, the use of social media, cyber bullying and grooming with lesson plans that depend on gamification to inspire and motivate children.

“Children love playing games and Gooseberry Planet is a fun way to present Internet safety situations to them. The software platform facilitates the participation of parents and teachers to discuss with their children/students ...

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Tudor Exploration

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Tudor ExplorationTudor Exploration:  is a free PowerPoint presentation, covering: galleons, sailors, superstitions, navigation, food and diseases. It is shared on the TES website and the author describes it thus:

“I got my class to do various activities based on the ppt. e.g. make own compass and compare how people navigate (stars/GPS etc), label a galleon ...

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How the Tudors Shaped Britain

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How The Tudors shaped BritainHow the Tudors shaped Britain is the subject of many history projects and there are lots of resources available for schools:

Primary Resources – This site has a whole range of teacher created resources based  on Tudor history

There are lots of PowerPoint presentations about King Henry VIII and his family, there are games, crosswords, display items and other ...

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Christopher Columbus: Explorer

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Christopher ColumbusChristopher Columbus was born in Italy and was a very famous explorer who travelled to and started the colonization of the Americas. Columbus was trying to get to China but the world was bigger than he thought so he came to America long before China!

Biography.Com – There is a whole video biography about Christopher Columbus here. There are portraits of ...

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