thinking

Popplet: simple mind mapping that doesn’t lack on features

Popplet has created an app that gives you all the features you need whilst still…

Using probability to solve the frog riddle

There’s a lot of things in life that can’t be predicted with total certainty and…

Evade the mutant zombies and help solve the bridge riddle

The bridge riddle is a tricky logic puzzle that needs you to work out how…

Scribblenauts game gets you thinking and improves literacy

Scribblenauts is an award-winning game where you help the main character Maxwell, collect stars and…

Sumblox: Unique wooden building blocks for maths

Sumblox are a new product for helping children learn about numbers and basic arithmetic.

Resources for real life maths problems

A few resources that highlight mathematics in day-to-day life.

14,000 Things to be Happy About

The book 14,000 Things to be Happy About is written by Barbara Ann Kipfer that…

Mad Libs for kids is fun, silly and educational

Mad Libs is such a great idea, and a personal favourite of ours.

Introduce critical thinking to your classroom with the If Machine Book

The If Machine book provides situations and accompanying questions to encourage children to challenge key…

Spark creative discussion with the Book of Thunks

The Book of Thunks is a book written by Ian Gilbert to help get your…

Get your class talking and thinking with Thunks

There are a huge range of questions to get your class thinking, talking and debating!

Resources and ideas from Sparky Teaching

Sparky Teaching is a place to get resources and ideas for getting your class thinking…