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Here you’ll find a range of teaching ideas ready to use in your primary classroom. We bring you tried and tested classroom activities, teaching strategies and classroom management tips to help you cater exactly to your students’ needs. Not to mention, the huge range of high-quality, professionally designed, downloadable teaching resources and freebies to support your positive teaching endeavours too.  Bookmark this page for a constant stream of fantastic teaching ideas. Go on! Let’s make your classroom buzz!

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22 Thoughtful Anzac Day Activities and Resources

Anzac Day provides us with the opportunity to talk to our students about the importance of the Anzacs (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) and the significant roles service men and women of our nations have now and had during the war.

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10 Excellent Earth Day Classroom Activities and Resources

It's Earth Day on April 22! These fantastic sustainability activities will engage your students as they learn about all plastic pollution - what it is and how to stop it!

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It's a Classroom Games Bonanza!

See the Teach Starter team in action, creating awesome new classroom games just for you!

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5 Ways to Use Letter Tiles in the Classroom

Are you looking for a fun engaging vocabulary activity to use with your class? You will want to download our FREE letter tiles printable after reading this blog!

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10 Helpful Homework Ideas and Tips for Primary School Teachers

Feeling pulled between providing meaningful homework and simply sending home more worksheets? You need these homework ideas, activities and resources!

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Why Take an Alternative Approach to Traditional Homework?

Find out why our printable homework resources look different to traditional homework sheets and how you can embrace this alternative homework approach.

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What Kind of Car is That!? Another Awesome Comprehension Activity

This creative activity helps students to practise the comprehension strategy of inferring. Challenging, yet easily differentiated, you need to check this new resource out!

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Earth Hour Classroom Activities and Resources

Earth Hour isn't during school time, but it's a great opportunity for learning about sustainability. These activities and printable resources will help!

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16 Egg-cellent Easter Activities and Craft Ideas

We have put together some of our favourite Easter activities and craft ideas to keep your students busy and engaged in the lead up to Easter!

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What All Students Can Learn from Professor Stephen Hawking

In these activities, inspired by Professor Stephen Hawking, students learn to embrace a growth mindset and celebrate the limitlessness of the human mind!

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