These sites are full of ideas and free resources.
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We hope these sites will be useful to everyone.
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A to Z Teacher Stuff
Themes, lessons, tips, activities plus more links.
A portal to lots of story sites. We haven't had time to look at them all. The site also has a teacher's area with lesson plans and other activities. Well worth a look!
Virtual art gallery. Great pictures!
Lots of good ideas.
Basic Skills Agency
Research, resources and assessments in Literacy and Numeracy.
Using e-mail with children.
for 'Little Kids'. Games, stories and pictures to colour.
Between the Lions
Literacy resource. Stories online, printable versions, games based on the stories, songs, printable games and activities, teacher and parent's page, video clips. Well worth a visit.
Billy Bear 4 kids
Pictures and some good fonts. School information.
Bob the Builder
Lots of children's book info. Addresses and contact details of publishers, Links to writer's agents, organisations etc. A must for school librarians!
British Dyslexia Association
Information and help for teachers.
British Educational Communications and Technology Agency (BECTA)
ICT in practice. Lots of information about about Educational software, and SEN related material.
Wonderful site full of ideas for Early Years. A big help in planning for topics. This one's a must!
Ideas for Primary teachers. All subjects
Community Learning Network
Help and information on integrating technology into the classroom. Links to resources and Internet projects.
Oxfam site with special age related material. 'A global perspective for the classroom'. Some Geography and Literacy for the younger children.
"Promoting and Supporting Religious Education" Links to some really useful resource sites. Definitely worth exploring.
List of teacher resource links.
DLTK's Crafts for Kids features a variety of fun children's crafts, colouring pages and more including projects for holidays, educational themes and some of our children's favorite cartoon characters. There are lots of printable templates suitable for ages 2 and above.
Educate the Children
Lesson plans, worksheets etc.
Software company homepage
Fun with Spot
Gareth Pitchford's Primary Resources
Lesson plans and ideas.
Aerial photos to view online and buy. Good Geography resource.
Get Ready to Read
Site for teachers of early years. Advice on how to develop pre-reading skills.
A must for the latest news on everything including education. Worth subscribing to.
Teacher,parent and children areas. Links, resources including policies, planning,photos. Cyberhunts for children.
Ideas 4 Early Years
Activities linked to learning goals. Good site!
Site for children.
A great idea! You can buy caterpillars from here and watch them change into butterflies. Everything you need is supplied. You can also get stick insects, locusts and other creepy crawlies. You have to order well in advance for the summer months. They sell games, books and videos too.
Music to sing along to. Nursery Rhymes and popular childrens songs.
Links to lesson plans online.
Basic skills sheets to download, theme sheets and, if you become a member, you can access some nice clipart too.
Literacy resources for all age groups. Good printables.
Online picture dictionary. Links to worksheets provided by Enchanted Learning. Great idea!
Music for Teachers
A site created by a Music Advisor in Shropshire. Info and ideas for all stages including Foundation. Very helpful!
Official N.A.S.A. site for kids.
National Grid for Learning
A collection of resources and information for teachers and parents.
Teaching resources and links to recommended web sites for every curriculum subject.
Parents Information Network
Brilliant for software evaluations by teachers, parents and children. All age ranges. Check this site out before you spend your limited funds.
Links to Early Years sites. There are also links to lots more educational kid's sites. Very useful portal.
Projects using I.C.T.
Ways for teachers to use the internet with children.
Rays Learning (Report Assistant)
On this site you can download a free program that helps you fill in those dreaded reports. We think it's wonderful! There is a bank of comments for you to download too, and you can add your own.
You can put your class's work on the web here. Good stuff.
Find international penpals or project co-workers...instant translations!
School Icons Club
Nice icons for your school web page. (Our little bears came from there.)
Some scripts here.
I.T. and net site. News, advice and lists of Educational sites
Subscription site with free trial. Costs around £100 per year for schools. Looks good if you can afford it.
S S Software
Some free worksheets
Schemes of work
Stories, Folklore and Fairy Tales
Information, good content and lesson plans.
Lesson plans, curriculum activities and much more.
Dept for Education and Employment site.
MSN site. Encarta learning zone web directory.
Teacher Training Agency
How to use I.C.T. in subject lessons and year groups.
This site claims to have the education web all in one place. Links to almost everything!
Lesson plans, curriculum activities and much more.
The National Society for Promoting Religious Education (C of E)
The Discovery Channel
There's a section called Discovery School with stuff for children, teachers and parents. Check out the ClipArt!
Thomas the Tank Engine
Up To Ten
Kid's portal which claims to be recommended by Education Authorities Worldwide. We can see why. There are some lovely simple activities for young children, and they don't take all day to load. Certainly worth a good look. We've only scratched the surface!
Contains links to thousands of educational sites in various categories. (We found this through the Guardian Unlimited site)
Words and Pictures