Some good advice for you and your pupils, to motivate and inspire from the late Steve Jobs. Steve famously co-founded Apple and Pixar Animation Studios.
The Highland Literacy Project has very detailed resources for planning, teaching and assessing literacy.
TES now have a fantastic ‘Collections’ section, where some great resources are easily accessed. It’s sometimes hard to know what you want/need when teaching a new topic/concept, which is why the ‘Collections’ section is great for finding relevant and useful resources from TES.
This incredible tool measures the actual noise level of your classroom and displays it on a gauge from green to red.