Learning Resources

Exciting resources crafted by the NEN

The internet provides a wealth of teaching and learning resources. In addition to those resources which are available on the public internet, the NEN also has a range of resources only available to NEN connected schools.

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Learning Resource

NEN ONLY

Audio Network

Licensed for educational use, this comprehensive online music database was created by...
Audio Network
NEN ONLY

The Cold War

The Cold War resource spans borders, ideologies and even realities; interviewing spies,...
The Cold War

British Values

High-quality, safe and relevant teaching materials that foster deeper understanding and informed...
British Values
NEN ONLY

The Tudors in London

Produced with the museum of London, this cross-curricular resource explores London's Tudor Legacy.
The Tudors in London
NEN ONLY

The M Room

Exclusive access to secret World War II listening sites where the British Secret Service bugged...
The M Room
NEN ONLY

Broadcast Engineering and Maths

The Broadcast Engineering and Maths resource brings together the expertise of the broadcast...
Broadcast Engineering and Maths

COOKIT

This is so much more than a collection of online recipes. Cookit includes lots of opportunities...
COOKIT

STORY CREATOR 2

Story Creator 2 enables pupils to create animated and narrated stories. It is a safe publishing...
STORY CREATOR 2

RISKS AND REWARDS

Risks and Rewards aims to improve financial understanding by the use of materials in the Baring...
RISKS AND REWARDS

Clips

Many children and young people will be familiar with the idea of producing a short video or...
Clips

Opening Up Architecture

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NEN ONLY

Audio Network TV channel

This resource features behind the scenes videos showing how the high quality music in the Audio...
Audio Network TV channel
NEN ONLY

Search and Rescue

Featuring exclusive footage of real‐life rescues at sea, lifeboat and helicopter searches, and...
Search and Rescue
NEN ONLY

ReadingZone Live

Regular interviews and live video conferences with some of the best contemporary children's authors.
ReadingZone Live
NEN ONLY

Romans in London

Produced with the museum of London, this cross-curricular resource explores London's Roman Legacy.
Romans in London
NEN ONLY

History of Computing

Expert Insight into the machines that helped shape our digital future, filmed at the National...
History of Computing

The Holocaust Explained

Produced by the London Jewish Cultural Centre, this first ever student-focused Holocaust...
The Holocaust Explained

HISTORY COOKBOOK

By focusing on food, the History Cookbook illustrates similarities and differences between what...
HISTORY COOKBOOK

THE GALLERY

School-appropriate, copyright-ok images. Search for images without the distraction of too many...
THE GALLERY

HISTORY’S HEROES

This site explores the concept of what makes a hero and encourages pupils to decide if various...
HISTORY’S HEROES

THE ABOLITION PROJECT

The Abolition Project looks at the Transatlantic Slave Trade and Thomas Clarkson and his fellow...
THE ABOLITION PROJECT

Swiggle

Swiggle.org.uk is a website aimed at Key Stage 2 learners (aged 7-11). It links to a wealth of...
Swiggle

Counter Extremism

'Counter-Extremism: narratives and conversations' is designed for all UK schools and children's...
Counter Extremism
NEN ONLY

Polar Exploration

LGfL worked with the Scott Polar Research Institute at Cambridge University in creating this...
Polar Exploration
NEN ONLY

Viral Contagion

Exploring the real world maths that could occur as a result of an outbreak of a biological virus...
Viral Contagion

Documenting the Holocaust

The Wiener Library is one of the world's leading and most extensive archives on the Holocaust and...
Documenting the Holocaust
NEN ONLY

Viking Adventures

Exploring the life and legacy of the Vikings with artefacts and insights from the British Museum.
Viking Adventures

MYTHS AND LEGENDS

Over 50 beautifully animated and narrated myths and legends from around the world, this site is...
MYTHS AND LEGENDS

VICTORIAN CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

VCP provides a wealth of information about the Victorian justice system. It includes a searchable...
VICTORIAN CRIME AND PUNISHMENT

HISTORY LINES

This site explores the concept of what makes a hero and encourages pupils to decide if various...
HISTORY LINES

ON FIRE FOR THE COLD WAR!

This case study describes how teachers at Giberd School in Colchester used LGfL's Cold War...
ON FIRE FOR THE COLD WAR!