Resources for UK Teachers

Welcome to our Resources for UK Teachers website. Here we offer an unrivalled collection of high-quality practical and professional books for teachers, students teachers, teaching assistants and other education professionals.

NLT Partnership

Working in partnership with the NLT 

Routledge are pleased to be working in partnership with the National Literacy Trust to help transform literacy in schools. The National Literacy Trust is an independent charity that transforms lives through literacy, and provides the resources and training for schools to develop outstanding literacy leadership. We share their goals of providing excellent professional development and resources that will help schools create motivated and confident learners.

Click here to find our more about the joint initiatives with the NLT.

  • Supporting Boys’ Writing in the Early Years

    Becoming a writer in leaps and bounds

    By Julie Cigman

    Julie Cigman uses a vast range of personal vignettes to explain best practice when encouraging boys to write. The theory is brought to life with these recollections, making this a very informative and enjoyable book to read. The ideas for working together with boys are beautifully simple and are…

    Paperback – 2014-10-29
    Routledge

  • Teaching Grammar, Structure and Meaning

    Exploring theory and practice for post-16 English Language teachers

    By Marcello Giovanelli

    Teaching Grammar, Structure and Meaning introduces teachers to some basic ideas from the increasingly popular field of cognitive linguistics as a way of explaining and teaching key grammatical concepts. Particularly suitable for those teaching post-16 English Language, this book offers a…

    Paperback – 2014-07-15
    Routledge
    National Association for the Teaching of English (NATE)

  • Teaching Mathematics through Story

    A creative approach for the early years

    By Caroline McGrath

    How do you make mathematics relevant and exciting to young children? How can mathematics and literacy be combined in a meaningful way? How can stories inspire the teaching and learning of mathematics? This book explores the exciting ways in which story can be used as a flexible resource to…

    Paperback – 2014-06-20
    Routledge

  • Teach Now! English

    Becoming a Great English Teacher

    By Alex Quigley

    Being taught by a great teacher is one of the great privileges of life. Teach Now! is an exciting new series that opens up the secrets of great teachers and, step-by-step, helps trainees to build the skills and confidence they need to become first-rate classroom practitioners. Written by a…

    Paperback – 2014-05-02
    Routledge
    Teach Now!

  • Spelling Rules, Riddles and Remedies

    Advice and activities to enhance spelling achievement for all

    By Sally Raymond

    Spelling Rules, Riddles and Remedies is for anyone supporting learners who are struggling to understand the world of English spellings. This book engages both learners and their learning by using practical and dynamic resources to reveal the cause and effect of spelling confusions. By posing…

    Paperback – 2014-03-06
    Routledge

Focus on Literacy: Books for Inspirational Teachers

Are you looking for some inspiration? Our Focus on Literacy Collection contains details of our latest practical and professional books to support literacy teaching in schools. Click here for more information. 

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