Resources in Demand: January 2018

Haya Barlas
20th December 2017
Resources in demand on Tes in January

Which resources will teachers be searching for in the new year? Find out in our monthly round-up.

If you want to know which resources to share to optimise your downloads in January, read on to find out what teachers will be looking for most in our January hot topics list.

This month, our round-up includes even more subjects and the top 5 most popular resource search terms for each one. Check out our free Resources in Demand resource which goes in to even more detail about what will be in demand, and don’t forget to keep January’s key dates and events in mind when creating and uploading new resources.


Resources in demand

Biology - photosynthesis, respiration, enzymes, digestive system, mitosis

Chemistry - periodic table, states of matter, ionic bonding, diffusion, osmosis

English - MacBeth, Romeo and Juliet, comprehension, poetry, reading comprehension

French - French numbers, les sports, passe compose, ma maison, French colours

Geography - weather, waves, ecosystems, climate change, global warming

History - Holocaust, Martin Luther King, castles, dinosaurs, Industrial Revolution

Maths - fractions, ratio, probability, percentages, time

PE - sports, GCSE PE, gymnastics, swimming, fitness

Physics - forces, electricity, space, electrolysis, density

PSHE - healthy eating, British values, drugs, alcohol, relationships

Religious Studies - Chinese New Year, Islam, Judaism, Buddhism, human rights

Spanish - mi familia

Miscellaneous - assembly, substitution, revision, quiz, back to school


Key global dates and events

Frankenstein’s 200th Anniversary

World Braille Day

12th Night


Universal Letter Writing Week

National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day (US)

Martin Luther King Jr Day (US)

World Religion Day

Burns Night (UK)

Australia Day (Australia)

Holocaust Memorial Day

National Storytelling Week (UK)

National Puzzle Day (US)


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January Resources in Demand PDF


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