Resources and publications
National association for the teaching of English
An online community for English teachers.
BBC Schools - Secondary English
Resources and interactive learning materials for secondary English.
BBC Schools - Primary literacy
Resources and interactive learning materials for primary literacy.
BBC Schools - Teachers
Resources for teachers.
BBC Learning for English
Website with useful resources and interactive learning materials, including 60-second Shakespeare, Bibliomania and an English grammar guide.
Channel four - book box
A fun site on reading and writing.
London Grid for Learning
Excellent teaching and learning resources for all the key stages.
Primary resources - English
Activities and resources for primary teachers.
Roald Dahl - official site
An excellent site with for fans and teachers, with teaching resources, quizzes and games.
A forum to help teachers of English exchange thoughts, ideas and materials; a practical resource for materials, activities and ideas; a theoretical and historical archive where you can read about teaching ideas and techniques.
Free English teaching resources.
Primary national strategy:
Creating interactive texts (powerpoint)
Improving boys' visual literacy (powerpoint)
Interactive whiteboards - the plenary (powerpoint)
Reading interactive texts (powerpoint)
Foundation stage resources
Ideas for letter formation (word)
Powerpoint documents with evaluations and lesson extracts.