Free Online Resources for Teachers


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We know that for a supply teacher, finding new inspiration and ideas can be difficult. We also understand how precious your time is therefore combing through thousands of resources isn’t always the best option! So, we decided to research for you; here are our best free resources for teachers!



Free teaching resources for early years and primary school children. This site includes over 10,000 quality educational resources including lesson plans, teaching ideas, planning and assessment tools, and activity sheets, to name a few! They also have a monthly newsletter packed with teaching ideas, classroom activities, and more!


Twinkl has over 500,000 resources for every child aged 0-16. Including planner tools, interactive games, time-saving apps, and self-assessment tools! From trainee teachers to senior team leadership resources, there is something for everyone!

Primary Resources

This site is packed with general resources, general assessment resources, and transition resources. Not only do they offer a large number of resources for teachers, but you can also contribute your resources to help other teachers out!


TES hosts over 900,000 resources made for teachers by teachers. Categorised by early years, primary and secondary resources. They aim to simplify teachers’ working lives by freeing up their time so they can focus on teaching!

Teach Starter

Teach Starter has a range of time-saving teaching resources to use in primary school classrooms, all of their teaching resources are designed by experienced teachers, illustrators, and designers to ensure a high standard of quality and originality. Their resources include worksheets, unit plans, lesson plans, games, and posters for the classroom!


This site has thousands of resources. Including lesson plans, classroom ideas, free printables, career advice for teachers, and much more! Their mission is to inspire teachers by sharing practical ideas and teacher-to-teacher advice!

Common Sense Education

This non-profit organisation supports schools with everything educators need to teach the next generation of digital citizens. Their award-winning Digital Citizenship Curriculum prepares students with lifelong habits and skills. They offer free resources for expert advice for teachers and learners regarding internet safety and how to make the digital world work better for all children.

Education World

Education World has over 1000 high-quality, in-depth, original, and free online resources for teachers and administrators to discover. Their website contains lesson plans written and submitted to Education World by teachers from all over the world. Their resources are categorised by subject and age range, making it easy for you to find the right one!

Teach It

Teach It has a huge bank of materials for teachers including English, Maths, Science, and more. They have thousands of resources written, shared, and checked by teachers. These resources include year planners, posters, template packs, and advice on key issues in teaching and learning.

Teaching Ideas

Teaching Ideas contains thousands of free classroom activities, downloadable resources, display photos, and other educational content. The content is mainly suitable for teachers of primary school children. However, many ideas can be used with younger and older students.


We hope you found this list of our top 10 free resources for teachers helpful! Now that you have all these resources in one place, we can hope that we have made your hunt for resources easier – and saved you some time in the process!

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