TES - Teaching jobs, resources & ideas from the Times Educational Supplement http://www.tes.co.uk/ The TES website offers in depth teaching news, teaching & educational resources as well as many active forums - all to help UK teachers. Visit the Times Educational Supplement website for advice and help for teachers and information on careers in teaching. Subscribe to the TES to ensure you never miss a copy of this weekly newspaper packed with the latest education and teaching news, subject resources and ideas as well as the latest UK jobs in education http://www.tes.co.uk/magazine/graphics/logo.png TES http://www.tes.co.uk Let schools play their part in democracy http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440922 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440922 <p>Political debate has come alive in Scotland. In pubs, town halls and living rooms, the pros and cons of Scottish independence are being debated with gusto. Taxi drivers, Big Issue sellers and newsagents are eager to share their views; football...</p> Fri, 29 Aug, 00:00 GMT Schools grow wary of debate as vote looms http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440926 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440926 <p>Council restrictions may do students a ‘disservice’, critics warn</p> Fri, 29 Aug, 00:00 GMT Teething trouble at merged colleges http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440927 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440927 <p>Reports highlight problems at new institutions six months in</p> Fri, 29 Aug, 00:00 GMT News at a glance http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440928 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440928 <p>Yes vote ‘incompatible’ with tuition fees stance</p> Fri, 29 Aug, 00:00 GMT Want to close the attainment gap? Follow SCEL’s lead http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440929 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440929 <p>Head of new professional body vows training will be a priority</p> Fri, 29 Aug, 00:00 GMT Learning to lead http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440937 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440937 <p>New headteachers always have a lot to think about. In my case, I’m juggling the job, my doctorate and three small children.</p> Fri, 29 Aug, 00:00 GMT Rosen reads the riot act on literacy http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440938 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440938 <p>Help pupils to love books, urges former children’s laureate</p> Fri, 29 Aug, 00:00 GMT Your views http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440940 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6440940 <p>scotletters@tesglobal.com</p> Fri, 29 Aug, 00:00 GMT The Reign of John Balliol http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441379 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441379 <p>This is the third of a series of ppt tutorials on the Scottish Wars of Independence. The background is similar to that of the Education Scotland ppts - I chose it in order to make the tutorials look official when they are delivered. However...</p> Mon, 1 Sep, 21:06 GMT Literacy Name Labels http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441381 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441381 A set of labels for children’s English books. Key words: Labels, display, Literacy, Phonics, Letters and Sounds. Mon, 1 Sep, 21:09 GMT Maths Book Name Labels http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441382 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441382 A set of labels for children’s maths or numeracy books. Key words: Labels, display, maths, numeracy. Mon, 1 Sep, 21:10 GMT Scottish W.o.I. Early Rebellions and Battles http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441383 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441383 <p>This is the fourth of a series of ppt tutorials on the Scottish Wars of Independence. The background is similar to that of the Education Scotland ppts - I chose it in order to make the tutorials look official when they are delivered. However...</p> Mon, 1 Sep, 21:10 GMT Mini Beasts Name Labels http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441384 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441384 A set of labels for children’s books with a theme of mini beasts or animals. Labels can also be used on display for children’s work. Key words: Labels, display, insects, mini beasts, animals, living things. Mon, 1 Sep, 21:11 GMT Free Mathematics Teaching and Learning Resources http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441387 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441387 Lots of totally free resources to use either in the classroom or as homework. Feedback is very welcome. Mon, 1 Sep, 21:15 GMT Mixed Sums Within 20 Assessment Sheet http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441388 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441388 A simple assessment of pupils skills in calculating mixed sums within 20. Mon, 1 Sep, 21:16 GMT Nets of 3D Shapes Lesson http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441389 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441389 Completely free lesson for teaching nets of solids. The compressed zip file includes: Lesson Plan Smart Notebook Presentation Activ Inspire Flipchart Microsoft PowerPoint Fully differentiated worksheet Hope your classes enjoy. Mon, 1 Sep, 21:25 GMT KS1 - Keywords (81 to 120) http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441391 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441391 The next few keywords worksheets. comments and feedback ALWAYS welcome. Enjoy and peace. Mon, 1 Sep, 21:34 GMT Dienes 4 digits LA http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441392 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441392 To be used alongside dienes in a practical activity Mon, 1 Sep, 21:34 GMT Writing: Little Red Riding Hood | Web of Notes http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441400 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441400 <p>Tasks and comparative questions for six ‘Little Red Riding Hood’ resources: versions of the story by Charles Perrault and the Brothers Grimm, two songs from &#39;Into the Woods&#39;, and poems by Roald Dahl and Agha Shahid Ali. Blog post includes...</p> Tue, 2 Sep, 00:35 GMT year 7 standalone induction lessons http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441401 http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6441401 collated and adapted from various resources. year 7 start of year induction investigations and activities Tue, 2 Sep, 00:42 GMT