Resources for English teachers
|Crossbow Education Ltd . . . Specialists in Dyslexia and Visual Stress support resources, supplying coloured overlays, tinted exercise books, and multisensory literacy resources to 60% of UK schools. BESA supllier of the Year short-listed 2011. |
Website: www.crossboweducation.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 0845 269 7272
|Learn With Magnets . . . MAGNETS : Packs to support the Letters and Sounds phonics programme and the National Literacy Strategy. Also Number skills packs including times table and factions. Big boards for Tell the Time and First Calendar. Small white boards including dry wipe multi-boards. |
Website: www.LearnWithMagnets.co.uk Email: email@example.com Tel:
|Audioposts Ltd . . . Audioposts Ltd provide listening station and audio listening equipment. Designed specifically for oral history projects, drama projects, audio and graphical information in public spaces. Come and talk to us about your project and let us see how we can help. |
Website: www.audioposts.co.uk Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 0845 643 1044
|Author - John Howard . . . "John Howard’s visit to South Molton was truly inspirational" Bev Turner, Head of English. This is just one quote extracted from the hundreds available on the book’s website. Author visit is relevant for years 5 - 8. Limited dates for 2007. |
Website: www.zamorian.com Email: email@example.com Tel:
|Behind the Bookshelf . . . Creative writing, Creative reading. Inspire pupils through a new way of bringing top children's authors directly into the classroom. Our extensive video library and lesson creator is made up of scores of short clips of top authors talking about aspects of the creative writing process. |
Website: www.behindthebookshelf.co.uk Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 07432628893
|Brit Writers Ltd . . . Creative Writing Programmes for Schools. The Brit Writers is now the UK’s largest creative writing project and awards. Our schools programmes already provide a range of lesson plans, author visits, resources, puzzles, activities and project support to children, their parents and teachers through our member schools across the UK. We have provided all this free of charge to all special needs schools over the year and all of this has been achieved without any public or government funding. |
Website: www.britwriters.co.uk Email: email@example.com Tel: 0871 237 4442
|Grammar . . . GRAMMAR: THE NAMING OF PARTS … DIY handbook of definitions and activities that explain the functioning of parts of speech. Creative in approach, readers generate and analyse their own examples. For staff development, INSET, and use with B.Ed students. £2.50 from my website. |
Website: www.sarland.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 07729712392
|Crick Software . . . Crick Software produces literacy software for children of all ages and abilities.
Crick’s best-known product is its writing support tool, Clicker, which is used in over 90% of UK primary schools. WriteOnline is its innovative online word processor for students aged 9 – adult. |
Website: cksoft.com Email: email@example.com Tel: 01604 671691
|Dean 'The Art Wizard' . . . Dean specialises in Creative Curriculum school educational workshops to assist with all key subjects & he creates bespoke themed projects.
Dean's services provide CPD training in art & design. He offers teaching staff & children an amazing experiance how to learn animation, time-lapse photography, sculpture, character design, varous art & design techniques & his projects especially encourage children to write. Dean has worked with gifted & talented students through creative partnerships & he has worked with large numbers of up to 50 children at one time. (He has even worked with children with dissabilities.)
Dean's creative projects have ranged from designing healthy eating superhero characters to 6ft recycled sculptures & Stem projects. Dean caters for Ks1-4 pupils. April 2011 Dean is piloting new self contained creative packs called Creative Classes In A Box.
Keep a look out for his free seminars & free resources coming soon.
CRB Cleared & Public Liabilty Insurance
Website: www.artwiz.co.uk Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 07717 281466
|Dramatic Media Ltd . . . Dramatic Media resources engage pupils through film drama on contemporary issues that promote discussion, analysis and creativity. The films and other media texts are written specifically for use in education and the English resources are matched to the New Framework Objectives.
The PSHE films are very powerful and can be played as a whole or in short episodes. The resources are versatile and can be delivered in a range of ways and adapted to individual needs.
Film clips and further information can be seen on www.dramaticmedia.net
Website: www.dramaticmedia.net Email: email@example.com Tel: 01480479251
|Exceptional Contemporary Storytelling . . . Exceptional Contemporary Storytelling - providing wonderful tales from around the world to inspire and excite. Participative, engaging, fulfiling. As storyteller at the Globe Theatre, I also specialise in the original folktales that inspired Shakespeare to write some of his best loved plays - a great way to introduce the Bard into school. Book now! |
Website: www.sauljaffe.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 07940 071954
|explore2learn . . . Explore2Learn supplies educational learning aids and resources to families who wish to further their children’s education, in addition to supplying schools, colleges and other educational establishments.
Explore2Learn supports hands-on education and we have a select, yet comprehensive range of educational resources including; hands on learning games, posters, workbooks,cgp books, learning board games, memorabilia packs and artefacts from around the world to stimulate young minds. |
Website: www.explore2learn.co.uk Email: email@example.com Tel: 01978 350383
|Good Morning Children Ltd . . . WAKING UP YOUNG MINDS. Our unique thinking skills resources are used in classrooms around the world. They are designed by teachers for children aged from under 5 to 11+. New material for every school day from just £15/year! |
Website: www.GoodMorningChildren.com Email: info@GoodMorningChildren.com Tel: 0870 446 10 20
|Independent Writer . . . Our unique system enables students to develop independent writing. Pupils are placed at one of 4 'Words' levels. Then by using the back-up materials they quickly become confident at producing increasingly imaginative and descriptive writing. |
Website: www.independentwriter.co.uk Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01394 460074
|Karl Woodbury . . . Author - Karl Woodbury - 'England is Truly a Magical Place' is a new and fun cd audiobook about a wonderful adventure where children can learn the history, geography and culture of England. Written in rhyme, children can also discover the fun in words and the true magic of England. |
Website: www.karlwoodbury.com Email: email@example.com Tel: +852 2791 4700
|LearnThruMusic . . . At LearnThruMusic we develop and provide innovative music based educational resources and services.
We help students learn and revise key exam and coursework topics by combining the GCSE syllabus with modern music.
For example GCSE English LearnThruMusic is an audio based learning/revision resource comprising of 15 educational songs and educational notes.
LearnThruMusic workshops are interactive learning and key skills sessions where students work together with the assistance of professional musician mentors and relevant specialists to create unique songs that inspire students to learn about set topics
No prior singing or production experience is necessary.
LearnThruMusic workshops are tailored to meet the specific needs and requirements of your institution and are designed to be fun and relevant. |
Website: www.learnthrumusic.co.uk Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 01792368937
|MakeBelieve Arts . . . Resource Materials for Teachers and Education workers to support Creative Approaches to the Curriculum.
Including Teaching Mathematics Creatively,
Drama in Literacy and
the Early Years Pack (Helicopter Resource Pack, The Women Who Cooked Everything and Monsters & Superhereos DVD). |
Website: www.makebelievearts.co.uk/Information/Resources Email: email@example.com Tel: 020 8691 3803
|Morrells Handwriting . . . The one thing you must do today...Engage your Pupils with real handwriting skills.
It’s time to motivate those hard-to-reach learners who struggle to improve their handwriting skills.
Our handwriting books help children understand how to form and join letters correctly. Links between each letter show the correct place to join. Perfect for children who struggle to master handwriting skills.
Each book provides a wide range of meaningful practice in handwriting skills through fun Literacy activities. Starting at just £4.95 each, our new range of non photocopiable and photocopiable books are perfect to help reluctant learners whose bad habits are difficult to break. Easy and fun to use. Suitable for all ages and abilities. Guaranteed results.
Give a buzz to handwriting! |
Website: www.morrellshandwriting.co.uk Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 0792973444
|Norman Silver . . . High school students will find Norman’s poetry workshops fun, enabling and thought provoking. Three of his poetry books were published by Faber&Faber. His two most recent are written in text language. He offers conventional or text poetry workshops. |
Website: www.storybook.demon.co.uk Email: email@example.com Tel:
|Peter Hayden - Crazy Horse Press . . . Peter is author of the 'Stringy Simon' series (7-11 yrs), plus teen novels; has run talks, readings & writing workshops in schools throughout the U.K. |
Website: www.crazyhorsepress.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel:
|Playstage . . . Royalty-free plays for children aged 7 - 16, for performance or as classroom aids. Licence to photocopy is included. Full catalogue and samples of plays can be viewed on the website. Plays can also be purchased online and downloaded almost immediately. |
Website: www.schoolplaysandpantos.com Email: email@example.com Tel:
|POPS Resources . . . The POPS programme supports an integrated approach to learning to read and slow easy steps to learning to decode. The series consists of finely graded readers supported by Word Cards, Phonic Sets and Educational Games for primary school children with additional support needs. |
Website: www.popsresources.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 0131 4477747
|Prim-Ed Publishing . . . Prim-Ed Publishing specialises in the publication of copymasters for early years, primary school, special needs and lower secondary pupils. Our books are written by practising classroom teachers. Contact us to receive your free catalogue.
Website: www.prim-ed.com Email: email@example.com Tel: 0870 8760151
|R.H. Ritchings Limited . . . Manufacturer and Distributer of Educational Stationery and Arts and Crafts Materials, Exercise Books, Paper & Card. |
Website: www.rhritchings.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 0161 763 5075
|Sparkle Education . . . Sparkle Education present an extensive original range of creative and imaginative resources to support teachers of Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. |
Website: www.sparkle-education.co.uk Email: email@example.com Tel: 01279 406259
|Stories and More - Thearical Storytelling . . . Stories and More's professional Storytellers visit Primary, Infants and Junior Schools throughout the country bringing stories to life in a fun, fast, theatrical way. All the children are encouraged to participate in the storytelling, we have a selection of fantastic stories to choose from or we can create a new story to fit with a particular theme or project. Our sessions our designed to give children a magical and memorable experience that will stay with them beyond the classroom. Our sessions enrich spoken and written language. |
Website: www.storiesandmore.co.uk Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 08450756044
|swan neck pens . . . A British company has invented the revolutionary Swanneck Pen, which was specifically designed to make writing simple and smooth for all. With extensive research we have found the swanneck pen is just as effective for millions of right-handers writing in Arabic or other ‘right-to left’ languages used thought-out Asia and the Middle East, The design has a worldwide patent and is design registered.
Launching in 2012 – Biomaster antimicrobial Swanneck pen for healthcare medical and educational sectors.
Our company specializes in innovating products we design and distribute our own products and have opened an office in the Middle East for sales and distribution, Sharjah U.A.E. of our unique swanneck pens.
We feel that our product would benefit a large percentage of the world population.
The hardest thing for a child is not being able to see what they are writing when learning to write letters, characters and script text. |
Website: www.swanneckpen.com Email: email@example.com Tel: 01454 316262
|Tale Time Stories . . . Tale Time Audio Stories is committed to telling stories that provoke empathy and understanding in children of all ages - currently available are traditional fairy tales told from different perspectives, Greek myths, religious stories and original stories all to download PLUS support material for teachers PLUS Storytelling or Drama workshops with creator/ writer Victoria Parsons. |
Website: www.taletimeaudiostories.com Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 07970 414627
|The Crowman . . . Storytelling and creative activities for early years, KS1 and KS2. Inset days in Design Technology and Art.
"The Listeners" project promoting listening skills and the use of digital sound recording to produce sound art with KS2 and KS3 groups. |
Website: www.thecrowman.net Email: email@example.com Tel: 01792 529752
Total : 37