A useful guide in the correct use of full stops, commas and semi-colons.CBBC Newsround
CBBC presents the latest news for children. Stories include sport, showbiz, world events, quizzes or games. There are also news-based lesson plans to help teachers use news in the classroom.Hoodie Trouble
An interactive speaking and listening resource based on the issue of the 'hoodie culture' common in many places. The resource provides reading and writing opportunities and has teacher notes and support material. Suitable for an interactive whiteboard.School Rules!
Speaking and listening activities based on the theme of religious issues conflicting with school policy. There are opportunities for reading and writing, teacher notes and support materials.You are What you Wear
Speaking and listening activities based on identity and belonging. It considers how clothes are used to establish identity. These group discussion resources have teachers' notes and classroom support materials.Teaching English
Free classroom materials including short activities to full lesson plans, for teaching kids and adults. There are also articles on teaching English, and free teacher development and teacher training materials.Drama Toolkit
A one stop shop for drama that aims to take out the frustration of coming up with original drama lessons, session plans and schemes of workPoetryclass
Poetryclass can help teachers wanting to bring poetry alive in the classroom. It has good ideas for teaching poetry.World Book Day
Packed with teaching resources, information, ideas and inspiration you’ll find everything here to make your World Book Day celebrations a success and encourage reading for pleasure all year round.A Day in the Life of Ali Beez
A lesson pack which can help students to recognise and analyse the features of non-fiction text and improve their ability to write non-fiction texts.The subject matter, managing a rap star, is likely engage pupils. View online from the drop-down menu.