Learning Resources

Developing British Values

This resource aims to promote fundamental British Values as part of SMSC in schools.

Published by: LGfL
Documenting the Holocaust

This resource offers an insight into the ways in which we can use archived documents to develop our understanding of the Holocaust and modern-day genocides.

Published by: LGfL
Image Bank

An expanding collection of high-resolution images, checked for appropriateness for use in an educational context. Users must adhere to the licensing terms of use by teachers and learners.

Published by: LGfL
Counter Extremism

Video resource with leading experts to provide information, insights and advice.

Published by: LGfL
Risks and Rewards

Students can learn all about investing money in companies, how banks work and the history behind some of the biggest companies in the world.

Published by: E2BN
The Tudors in London

This aims to develop an understanding of a historical context in which to appreciate how events of 500 years ago still impact London life today.

Published by: LGfL
Open City

A cross curricular resource about architecture featuring three unique buildings in London.

Published by: LGfL
Pass It On (Siobhan Davies Dance)

Simple steps for successful dance lessons.

Published by: LGfL
Polar Exploration

This resource has been created with the assistance of the Scott Polar Research Institute at Cambridge University. It provides a unique insight into the 'heroic age of scientific discovery'.

Published by: LGfL
The Romans in London

Exploring London's Roman legacy - a comprehensive resource about Roman London.

Published by: LGfL
Low Carbon London

Experts in Climate Mitigation help develop understanding of issues surrounding climate change in London.

Published by: LGfL
Reading Zone Live

Regular interviews and live video conferences with some of the best contemporary children's authors to London schools.

Published by: LGfL
The Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace

A unique resource about the daily work of The Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace, featuring video explanations of centuries old techniques and historic documents.

Published by: LGfL
History of Computing

Created in partnership with the National Museum of Computing at Bletchley park and featuring expert insight into the machines that helped share our digital future.

Published by: LGfL
Ben Uri Gallery

Ben Uri Gallery has been working in partnership with LGfL to develop learning resources to support the KS1/2 Art and Citizenship curriculum, although teachers may find the resources work well at Key Stage…

Published by: LGfL
Audio Network TV Channel

Audio Network TV channel features behind-the-scenes videos showing how the high quality music in the Audio Network database is composed and recorded. This is an NEN resource.

Published by: LGfL
Art Skills for Teachers

This NEN resource provides simple and effective advice for non-specialist Art teachers to inspire creative art activities at school.

Published by: LGfL
Swiggle

Imagine a search engine designed for KS2 children. It would be easy to use, allow safe internet searches and filter inappropriate results to give KS2 relevant, child-friendly online resources.

Published by: SWGFL
Virtual African Drumming

The Virtual African Drumming resource allows pupils and students across key stages 2, 3 and 4, to explore and participate in the exciting music of the Ewe people from Ghana. As they develop rhythmic…

Published by: SWGFL
Morecambe and Back

Morecambe and Back...
contains all the Mitchell and Kenyon footage shot in Morecambe in 1902. Two of the film clips, the exterior of the Winter Gardens and the congregation leaving the Parish Church…

Published by: CLEO
John Ruskin: Seeing Clearly

Cross-curricular resource featuring the Ruskin Foundation's superb comic book treatments of one of the most influencial of 19th century writers. Also contains a fascinating insight into his artistic techniques…

Published by: CLEO
Bridgetower

This site was produced for the City of London Festival’s 2007 commemoration of the Abolition of the Slave Trade Act and celebrates the extraordinary achievements of George Bridgetower, a Polish-born…

Published by: LGFL
Weather stations

The NEN weather stations site, with live and archived online data from weather stations across the country

Published by: LGFL
Changing Time

Split screen interviews with 1880 and 2008 footballers. Filmed at the National Football Museum, Preston.

Published by: CLEO
The Abolition Project

This site looks at Thomas Clarkson and his fellow abolitionists who fought for the ending of the Transatlantic Slave Trade and the emancipation of enslaved Africans in the British colonies. This site has…

Published by: E2BN
Circuit World and ElectroShock

  In Circuit World, the user can create circuits using standard symbols, animation characters or images of real circuit elements. When the circuit is run, it accurately simulates the result of the…

Published by: CLEO
CLEO KS2 Religious Education Materials

"CLEO is a vast collection of authentic, contemporary and challenging stimuli for RE. Access is essential for every RE Classroom." - Rosemary Rivett, Director of Professional Services, RE Today.

Published by: CLEO
German Reference Grammar

This resource contains some basic German grammar for primary teachers. It covers nouns, adjectives, verbs and verb forms, word order, numbers, time, date, greetings and the weather.…

Published by: Glow
Virtual Javanese Gamelan

Enter the mesmerising world of the Javanese Gamelan, which is available for immediate download. Through a 'virtual' environment, acccess a full course of study on the Lancaran.

Published by: SWGFL
French Reference Grammar

This resource contains some basic French grammar for primary teachers. It covers verb forms, nouns, articles, adjectives and language relating to dates, numbers and weather. You can…

Published by: Glow
Audio Network

The Audio Network Education Licence has been developed to provide Schools with world-class music recordings over the National Education Network and the UK's national education broadband networks. …

Published by: NEN
Andy Weber: ‘Draw the Buddha’s Face’

Andy Weber, a leading western exponent of Tibetan Buddhist art, demonstrates the traditional grid method of drawing the Buddha’s face.
In addition to footage of the process, there is a short…

Published by: CLEO
Culture Street

Originally called ArtisanCam, this site introduces children and teachers to the world of contemporary visual arts. There are classroom activities, games and interviews with a variety of artists.

Published by: CLEO
A Chinese Artist In Lakeland

The landscape of Wordsworth seen through the eyes of the world's oldest continual culture. Chiang Yee was born in China in 1903, three years before the birth of the Last Emperor. As a child he received…

Published by: CLEO
Salah: Muslim Prayer

Full performance of afternoon prayer sequence by Hafiz Khalid Mehmood at Marakasi Jamia Ghausia Mosque, Nelson, Lancashire.   Contains English translation and Arabic text.

Published by: CLEO
Flashmeeting

FlashMeeting is an application based on the Adobe Flash 'plug in' and Flash Media Server. Running in a standard web browser window, it allows a dispersed group of people to meet from anywhere in the world…

Published by: E2BN
Discovery Box

This site provides the tools for you to build up an argument or description of an event, person or historical period by placing items in a virtual box. What items, for example, would you put in a box to…

Published by: E2BN
Clips

The Digital Storytelling site is a place where learners can publish video and animations. It is similar to YouTube. However, all videos and animations and any comments added to published materials…

Published by: E2BN
Essex Life in Archive Film

This resource uses streamed video to compare and contrast life in Essex between 1914 and 1953 with life in the 21st century. It uses material from the East Anglian Film Archive and new material produced…

Published by: E2BN
Celebrating Languages

Celebrating Language has a number of aims: To use e-learning to raise awareness of and celebrate the diversity of language and cultures in this region. To promote an appreciation of language in both written…

Published by: E2BN
CookIt

CookIt is more than an online recipe book. Learners can submit their own recipes, watch short videocast programmes, find out about food in the past and link recipes to festivals and seasons.  

Published by: E2BN
NEN Gallery

A collection of high quality images, sound and video files that can be repurposed by teachers and students. All materials can be used for educational, not for profit activities. Registered users can also…

Published by: E2BN
Myths and Legends

Myths and Legends is for pupils, teachers and all those who enjoy stories and storytelling. The British Isles is rich in myths, folktales and legends. Almost every town, city and village in Britain has…

Published by: E2BN

Teacher Submitted

History’s Heroes

This is a site about heroes. Not super-heroes - you won't find Batman here, nor the Incredible Hulk. But you'll find people who really did exist - people who made their mark on history.

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