A special fact pack for pupils from the Young Writers website.Verb Wheel
Fascinating tool to test your knowledge of different verbs. Spin the wheel to select the verbs and then identify the present tense, simple past tense, past participle, the 'ing' form and infinitive. You will soon get the hang of it!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 workThe Life and Times of William Shakespeare
A Flash animation featuring Shakespeare where he gives a short account of his life, his marriage, his children and about how he started his company of actors. His plays are mentioned briefly in terms of their genres.Poetryclass
Poetryclass can help teachers wanting to bring poetry alive in the classroom. It has good ideas for teaching poetry.MakeWaves
Makewaves is a safe social learning platform for schools. It offers schools a safe environment in which to publish blogs, videos, pictures, and audio onlineWorld 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.You Quote It, You Note It!
An interactive tutorial which explains what plagiarism is and the proper way to credit authors.Writing with Writers
Here writers give advice on how to improve your writing techniques covering various genres such as descriptive writing, book reviews, biographies, mysteries, folk tales, myths and news writing.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.