The Great Fire of London

The Great Fire of London is one of the most significant event during the reign of the Stuarts. This event is often studied by KS1 and there are many resources created for that age but if KS2 are studying the Stuarts it may well crop up and children may wish to revisit...

The Gunpowder Plot

The Gunpowder Plot was a significant event during the reign of the Stuarts. It fascinates children as they are reminded of it yearly on Bonfire Night. Here are some resources that will help explore this topic. The BBC Site, I Wonder – this site has a whole...

Appleton Wildlife Diary by Alex White

Appleton Wildlife Diary is a really lovely local resource created by a young naturalist: “This is my diary of the wildlife where I live in Oxfordshire, and sometimes the places I visit. I am a 14 year old young naturalist with a passion for British wildlife,...

KS1 Literacy Resources

PhonicPlay.co.uk is a paid for collection of phonics resources used very widely as an aid to teaching. It consists of many interactive resources, planning sheets, assessment resources, printable resources and lots of ideas.  For one subscription, it is £12 for a year,...

Winter PE

Winter PE may well include Gymnastics and Games Lessons, especially indoor games when the weather may prevent outdoor activities. Here are some sites with lesson plans that may well help new teachers plan their bad weather, or winter PE lessons: Gymnastics lessons...