Linking Resources

Teaching ideas for our four key questions and for linking


An example of a linking day plan made for teachers visiting a neutral venue.



Active ideas for the classroom: name & lie, geoscape mapping & drama.

KS2 | 30 Mins | Teacher led

Hand Art


This activity provides instructions for a linking art activity in pairs that can be used on a primary class visit.

KS2 | 15 Mins | Teacher led, group activity

Example of identity work sent as exchange to link school.
KS2 | 60 Mins | Teacher led

Lesson activity suggestions: Names, Identity Circles, Jigsaw, I am, Coat of Arms, and Cross the Line.
KS2 | 60 Mins | Teacher led

Incredible You is a fantastic book, with a wonderfully inspiring message- you don’t need to change to be incredible.

Downloadable jigsaw template often used for exchanging with a linked class.
KS2 | 45 Mins | Individual

Powerpoint to use with Jigsaw Template.

By Alison Green ISBN-13: 978-1407196459
A lovely book where children imagine a world where everyone is kind. How can we make that come true?

To use with pupils in KS1

Name Games


What’s in a name? A great way to break the ice with pupils by getting them to explore names and some of the stories behind one’s name. This activity will get your pupils out of their seats doing some engaging name activities.

A resource template to guide KS1 learners to create hand shaped
pictures following discussion about Who am I? and Who are we?

From Buckinghamshire County Council
KS1 | 30 Mins | Individual