Rising Stars works with leading primary English experts using the latest research into learning for KS1 and KS2. We’re committed to bringing schools the teaching and learning resources they need to deliver the new National Curriculum programme of study for primary English. We produce plenty of resources which can help with the essential parts of the KS1 and KS2 programme of study for primary English, and we’re really proud of each and every one of them. Whether you’re looking for an effective way of teaching grammar, spelling and punctuation or a new resource to launch a love of reading, we’re confident you’ll find what you’re looking for in our teaching and learning resources. Take a look at our highlights for the Autumn term or our full collection in the interactive table below, to find out more about how Rising Stars can help raise achievement in your school.
An exciting new reading programme with a powerful combination of rich storytelling, fascinating non-fiction, and practical support for both teachers and parents. Reading Planet uses the latest strategies to develop reading skills.
One of our best-selling resources used and loved in over 2000 schools nationwide. Completely updated for the new curriculum to help you crack those comprehension skills!
A fun and flexible new spelling programme which easily fits into your weekly English teaching
A tried and tested learning resource to develop skills in grammar, spelling, punctuation and vocabulary
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Using trinkets in phonics teaching
June 9, 2017 by Abigail Steel
Embedding Writing Skills in History
May 12, 2017 by Stuart Tiffany and Bev Forrest
Grasping grammar terminology ahead of the national tests
May 4, 2017 by Teri Williams
Poetry by Heart will help transform poetry sessions, build teacher confidence and pupil engagement
Designed to help schools deliver outstanding provision for more able pupils in English
Multi-format resources that support children in developing and improving their reading comprehension skills
Powerful resource to help children meet Key Stage 2 reading and spelling expectations
Engaging reading comprehension activities based on Guinness World Records
Teach grammar, punctuation, spelling and vocabulary with ease!
Weekly spelling tests to ensure new national curriculum spelling coverage
Ready-made dictation tests for years 1-6
A flexible new spelling programme to teach every spelling focus in the new curriculum.
Help prepare children for the new more demanding National Reading tests at Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 with regular practice of their comprehension skills using test-style extracts and questions.
A flexible writing programme which improves writing standards from years 1-6.