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Teachers TV

Many of the programmes were filmed inside real classrooms, with teachers sharing good practice and ideas for lessons.

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Big Schools' Birdwatch

Created to support the Big Schools’ Birdwatch, this collection supports learning about the identification of birds, aspects of literacy, mathematics and design and technology.


Mathematical vocabulary

Identify the words and phrases that children need to understand and use if they are to make good progress in mathematics.

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Snap science

Gain the confidence to develop a new scheme of work for science for your school which clearly meets the aims of the new national curriculum for science.

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The Shanghai maths project

The Shanghai method of teaching is based on on an approach which supports whole class teaching and the development of depth of understanding for all children.

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Digital Schoolhouse

Using unplugged and on-screen activities, link computing to other curriculum areas in creative ways.


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

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Taste, food and digestion

This list provides further ideas and resources for teachers taking part in the BBC Terrific Scientific campaign. It offeris activities linked to healthy eating, taste and digestion. 
Publication date:
14 December 2016

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Problem solving with EYFS, Key Stage One and Key Stage Two children

These three resources, from the National Strategies, focus on solving problems.Logic problems and puzzles was designed to help students become proficient problem solvers in mathematics and identifies the strategies students might draw upon and use to solve them, and the learning approaches teachers can plan to...
Publication date:
2000 - 2009

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Working Scientifically in the Primary Classroom

This booklet has been produced to help teachers understand how to ‘work scientifically’ within the primary science curriculum for England. It includes progression of enquiry skills grids from Early Years Foundation Stage through to Key Stage Three and child friendly self and peer assessment posters to support all...
Publication date:
2010 to date

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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.


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


Developing excellence in lower KS2 science and mathematicsNY056

Focusing on the core subjects of mathematics and science and the big ideas contained within. It will reinforce your own subject knowledge and help you tackle children’s common misconceptions. The two days will be spent exploring ways of bringing the lower key stage 2 curriculum to life in exciting, hands-on and...

New to leading primary mathematicsMY004

Aimed at primary teachers who are new to the role of mathematics subject leader, you will find this course invaluable. Opportunities will be provided to explore a range of strategies to understand your role more fully, to audit and lead mathematics and to identify and plan to initiate change in your school. You will...

Power ups, extra lives and zombies – enriching the KS2 curriculum through games creationCY005

The vast majority of children use a range of technology and play online games daily without understanding how this incredible technology works. This course will guide you through the coding elements of the KS2 Computing Curriculum, giving you ‘hands on’ opportunities to experience a variety of programming skills...

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