Teaching ideas & inspiration to make your classroom buzz!
Are you looking for Halloween crafts and ctivities that are fun and educational? Check out these ideas to make your classroom spooky and smart!
Are you wondering what all the fuss is about with digital teacher planners?
Ikea inspiration for your classroom! Check out these affordable, flexible and fun ideas from the international retailer!
There's no need to feel lost at sea during the school holidays. Check out this list of 12 simple things you can do to prepare for the new school year.
Here are 35 amazing back to school tips given by teachers for teachers, in no particular order!
Don't let shy students fall under the radar in your classroom. Here are some strategies you can use to support and encourage them.
A teachers guide to getting the most out of the school holidays.
These printable tree topper templates are the perfect Christmas craft for any classroom.
The learning curve for graduate teachers is steep, and many beginning teachers are leaving university without this one crucial skill.
It's Christmas craft time! The glitter is coming. We have easy activities to make your students' final weeks of school festive and fun!
How Elkonin Boxes (aka Sound Boxes) can transform your literacy instructions.
With the world's eyes and ears turned to Glasgow for the COP26, teachers are wondering how on earth they can start teaching children about climate change. We asked the experts how to get a grasp, before it's too late.
Don't forget phonemic awareness activities in the early years classroom!
Using visual brain teasers in the classroom encourages critical thinking in your students, plus, kids love them!
Taking 5-minutes to focus on some deep breathing exercises for kids could just be the difference between a good day and a not-so-good day.
The cutest step-by-step origami videos for kids you'll find, featuring origami finger rings!
The ULTIMATE collection of 'all about me' classroom activites turned classroom displays!
These personalised student bookmarks are the cutest back to school gifts for students!
Help students return to school with ease by sharing this relatable poem for kids. Find out how to use this teaching resource to reduce anxiety in children, and as a back to school classroom activity.
A fantastic first day of school activity idea, perfect to get the students (and you) back into the swing of school.
These five birthday wall ideas are fun and unique! A simple way to make your students feel welcome at the start of the year.
Icebreakers for kids are a great way to engage with new students in the first couple of weeks in a school year.
Making our classrooms safe places for LGBTQ students is a priority. Here are 5 tips to show you're an ally and a friend, and to help your students do the same!
Little kids with big worries? The Worry Waterfall is a calming and effective teaching resource to support students with anxiety.
Get to know the team behind the resources in our series of team biographies. Meet Teach Starter US Content and Resource Manager, Natalie Brown!
Get to know the team behind the resources in our series of team biographies. Meet Teach Starter US Graphic Designer, Alyssa Creagh.
Read all about why we should be discouraging our students to use word guessing as a strategy.
Meet content creator and podcast host, Bronwyn Brady! Learn all about her teaching experience, passion for education, and her favourite blogs and podcasts over the last few years.
Meet our lovely Early Years teacher, Holly! Get to know Holly's passion for teaching, her teaching background, and some of her favourite blogs published.
We've popped together some of the best tips and recipes for cleaning your classroom in an environmentally responsible way. Use two staple ingredients as a base for these recipes!
Are you finding your students are struggling to listen and follow directions? This blog has some super simple ways to help!
The Writing Workshop is a popular method of teaching writing, backed by decades of research on how children learn to write. Find out how to use it in your classroom for writing success!