7th December 2012 at 00:00

Get writing right

If you're looking for resources to support primary pupils' writing development, try TES's writing progression resources. There's a grammar scheme of work, a draft grammar curriculum and resources on sentence structure and punctuation for children aged 5-11. bit.lytesWriting

Diamond depictions

The Royal Collection says farewell to the jubilee year with a new exhibition. The Queen: Portraits of a Monarch includes works by Andy Warhol, Cecil Beaton and Annie Leibovitz.

It runs until 9 June 2013 in the Drawings Gallery, Windsor Castle.

Stay current

Encourage pupils to take an interest in current affairs with new TES partner The Day's resources. How much do they know about high street shops' troubles, the plight of the bumblebee or the world's newest country? A wide range of topics are explored in The Day's news articles written for young people. bit.lytesTheDay

Ucas workshops

Private tutor agency Tutor House will host a one-day Ucas application workshop for pupils applying to university. They can access advice, receive guidance on their personal statement and take part in interview role plays. The course will take place in Fulham, southwest London, on 22 December and costs #163;199. For more information, call 020 7381 6253. Find Ucas' resources at: bit.lytesUCAS

Great grammar

Go back to basics with the TES grammar flashcards. They will help pupils to revise punctuation, tenses, word types and sentence parts - handy as a simple starter or plenary. bit.lytesGrammar.

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