Meeting the Teachers' Standards (primary)

Looking for resources to support your development across all eight Teacher Standards? Look no further.


Mathematical challenges and reasoning activities

A range of teaching activities to inspire your pupils with mathematics.

Science comics

Explore a collection of comics and investigations related to materials and their properties.


Primary computing resources

Teaching resources to develop an understanding of the computing curriculum, helping children to become creative, confident and safe.

Primary science resource packages

Our primary science resource packages provide a useful starting point for teachers in planning and delivering science lessons.

Impact of Science Learning Partnerships

Science Learning Partnership

Our Science Learning Partnerships combine local expertise in teaching and learning in science, facilitating CPD, and providing school-to-school support.


Browse over 3,000 resources, tailored professional development, news, opinions and online community discussions for teachers of science, mathematics, design and technology and computing.

Featured Resources

Centre for Industry Education Collaboration (CIEC): Primary School Resources

The Centre for Industry Education Collaboration (CIEC) has a long history of producing science education resources that look at how science is applied in real-life contexts. The resources in this collection allow children to gain investigative skills, understand scientific concepts and also enjoy group work. The...
Publication date:
2000 - 2009

20 resources

Computing key word posters

This resource contains ten posters which explain key words in the primary computing curriculum. ‘Al-the-gorilla’ explains what each key word means in a fun and informative way. The key words described are algorithm, debug, input, output, process, program, repetition, selection and sequence. The resource has been...
Publication date:
2010 to date

9 files


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Cross-curricular science ideas webs

This collection, produced by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), provides ideas for incorporating science teaching and learning into a topic based plan. Divided into three age ranges which span the primary phase, each resource contains key questions which can be used to drive enquiry based learning around...
Publication date:
2010 to date

11 resources

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Primary mathematics

A guide to the best resources to support mathematics aligned to the English National Curriculum.

Primary science

A guide to the best resources to support science aligned to the English National Curriculum.

Primary computing

Resources to help develop an understanding of the computing curriculum.

Cross curricular

Explore our series of primary resources, supporting the teaching of science through cross curricular topics.

Teachers' Standards

Find resources to support your development across all eight Teacher Standards.

Teaching science through stories

Explore our resource packages based around popular children’s books and discover the science hidden in a book.


Resources using space as a context for teaching from ESERO UK, the UK space education office.


Assessing, moderating and tracking primary scienceNY032

There is no one-size-fits-all approach to assessment, but this course will give you the opportunity to explore best practice in a number of schools and a chance to investigate the resources that are available in the wider educational world. This course is ideal for primary school teachers who want to familiarise...

Space and astronomy- a context to teach science from year 1 to year 6NY017

As well as covering the Earth and Space element of the National Curriculum, this course will support you in planning inspirational science lessons across all year groups. With a focus on planning innovative and engaging lessons you will develop children’s independence when carrying out, recording and analysing...

Assessing, moderating and tracking primary mathematicsMY032

How can you combine conceptual understanding, procedural fluency, reasoning and problem solving to accurately assess performance in mathematics? With the standardised levels of assessment removed and a focus on a deep sustainable learning of mathematics, measuring attainment of your children across the curriculum...

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