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Teaching Ideas

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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World Space Week 2018 is Ready for Take-Off!

World Space Week is approaching and there's no need to plow through the depths of space to find engaging classroom resources! Teach Starter has everything you need in our World Space Week Resource Collection.

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8 Magical Multiplication Activities for the Classroom

Check out this blog for 8 magical multiplication activities. All activities suggested use everyday items or printable resources.

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The Bar Model Method | Teaching Mathematical Problem Solving

The Bar Model is an explicit strategy for mathematical problem solving. It can be applied to all operations, including multiplication and division.

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Rainbow Number Facts and Beyond | Students Applying Their Knowledge

How do you encourage your students to apply their knowledge of Rainbow Facts to larger numbers? Read this blog for a ton of ideas...

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Avast Ye! Fun Activities for Talk Like a Pirate Day

Fun activities and resources for Talk Like a Pirate Day to use in the classroom.

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Bee Bot Mats and Activities for the Classroom

These cute little robotic bees called Bee-Bots teach basic control, directional language and coding to young children. Check out this blog for printable Bee-Bot mats and activity ideas...

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R U OK Day | School Activities for Teachers and Students

Great hints and tips for talking about R U OK? Day with colleagues and students.

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Learn and Play Spots | Printable Resource Used with Sticky Carpet Dots

Your kids will be begging you to play these Learn and Play Spots using velcro carpet dots.

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A Teacher’s Guide to Making Composite Classrooms Great

If you find yourself assigned a multi-age class, here are a 3 "must haves" to make your composite class great. 

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Roald Dahl Day Activities for the Classroom

Did you know that if Roald Dahl was alive today he would be turning 102?

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