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Interactive Whiteboard Tools from TES English

Resources | Published 26 September, 2011

Interactive Whiteboard Tools

  • A selection of interactive whiteboard tools from TES English.
  • Can be used to support teaching and learning in a number of subjects - including secondary English - across a range of topics or texts.
  • Includes tools for creating interactive whiteboard games, activities and quizzes.
  • Where applicable, the option to save question / quiz sets is included.
  • Suitable for use during teacher-led presentations and / or in the computer suite.



A timer with countdown option to help manage classroom tasks, activities and pace.

Stop the Clock Quiz & Quiz Editor

A customisable quiz which can be played ‘against the clock’. Includes a range of difficulty levels and a useful ‘no timer’ option.

Dream Quiz & Quiz Editor

A customisable quiz with ten (increasingly difficult) questions.

Text Analysis Template

Add colour-coded notes to teach, and aid, analysis of literary style and technique.

Image Analysis Template

Image analysis IWB tool.

Ranking, Grouping & Sorting

Ranking / grouping / sequencing / sorting template. Drag and drop the characters around the screen as part of a whole-class discussion.

Quiz Maker

Quiz maker with a range of question models including free text, multiple choice, yes / no and true / false.


An interactive whiteboard version of the classic card-based game - pairs.

Characters & Quotes

Resource for creating an IWB activity / quiz for matching characters to quotes.


IWB tool for creating wordsearches.

Single Spinner

A spinner with four customisable labels. Can be used for a variety of different classroom tasks.

Double Spinner

Two spinners, each with four customisable labels. Can be used for a variety of different classroom tasks.

Group Spin Quiz

Click on ‘Play’ to launch the resource.

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