Primary School Lesson Plans and Teaching Resources
Do you often find yourself stuck for lesson ideas? Or not sure how to engage and motivate your pupils for the full duration of your lesson time? With Primary Teacher Update you'll get monthly ideas on lesson plans and teaching resources to help you as well as online help too! Primary Teacher Update provides tried and proven lesson plans to help you concentrate on what you're good at.
Subscribers can access free online topic-based lesson material, on subjects such as festivals, the Olympic Games, flight and holidays. We have included in-depth topic information that teachers can tailor to their own lessons, plus a range of cross-curricular plans linked to subjects like maths, literacy, science, art and music. Look out for dinosaur themed plans and ideas for Black History Month – coming soon!
Planning Your Primary School Lessons
A recent issue of Practical Teacher Update offered suggestions for writing lesson plans that support pupils to gather knowledge, develop skills and deepen understanding.
A hugely popular teaching resource, among the areas that it helped with were:
- Why are learning focused lessons plans important?
- Defining the learning intention
- Defining what you know about the ways your children learn
- Creating a planning format that works for you
- Adapting your plans
- Evaluating your lessons
To help with your lesson planning, when you subscribe to Primary Teacher Update you can instantly download our 'Exploring festivals and holidays through maths' lesson plan guide. This free lesson plan supplement provides guidance on the following subject areas:
- Festivals and number fun
- Christmas conundrums
- Summer holiday!