Inclusion Up to date resources that help you deal with behaviour and inclusion issues. Our structured materials bolster social and emotional learning as well as literacy and numeracy skills. Their grown-up, straight-talking style guarantees immediate student appeal and boosts both responsibility and participation.
Thinking skills Tackling issues Emotional literacy

Thinking skills

A brand new series containing written, audio and video based activities – all perfect for helping students develop listening, observational, oral and written communication skills.

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Tackling issues

Motivational materials to support the Secondary SEAL framework. This series helps your students develop the strategies and behaviours they need to make sound decisions and choose appropriate behaviours.

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Emotional literacy

Reinforce emotional literacy and show your students how to handle emotions and develop positive relationships. All activities are set in real-life situations, both in the workplace and at leisure, giving these publications direct appeal.

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Social skills Health matters Life skills

Social skills

Resources to help your students develop self-awareness and social skills. Here they learn how to deal with social situations at work and at leisure including how to get on with others, develop conversation skills and have a good work attitude.

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Health matters

Health matters encourages your students to make safe choices with drugs, alcohol, tobacco and sexual health. Our trademark, matter-of-fact approach allows you and your students to tackle sensitive issues with confidence and credibility.

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Life skills

Our best-selling series gives your students the tools they need to live successful independent lives – budgeting, finding a place to live, shopping for food, basic home hygiene and everyday health issues are all covered.

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Citizenship Basic skills for work Functional skillbuilders


Show your students how to become more informed, responsible citizens. These titles explore hot topics from racism to global warming. Some activities challenge students to delve beyond the surface and think critically.

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Basic skills for work

Provides students with the essential communication skills they will use in everyday work and life. Practical scenarios and realistic contexts boost English skills and give your students the strategies they need to succeed.

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Functional Skillbuilders

Your one-stop solution for helping students catch up with literacy and numeracy. Functional Skillbuilders cover every level and category of the Functional English and Maths standards (Entry 1 – Level 2). Workplace contexts are true to life, they motivate and engage your students and make progression easy.

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FastTrack Brinsford books This life readers


Accessible, age-appropriate teaching programmes for older non-readers and writers take pupils from P-Scales to NC Levels 2/3. Multisensory programmes come complete with diagnostic assessments, teaching notes, worksheets and games. Can be delivered by TAs.

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Brinsford books

This series of carefully graded readers (RA 6/7 through to RA 11/12) is devised to engage reluctant readers. Educational institutions throughout the UK have reported that the hard-hitting themes in Brinsford books succeed where many other books have failed in getting students, particularly boys, to read.

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This life readers

Engaging photostories for emerging readers. The stories feature one or two short, simple sentences per page with good, clear print and plenty of repetition and reinforcement. The Resource pack helps you extend students literacy skills. Reading age 6.

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ICT for life Signs and symbols WorkScenes

ICT for life

Harness the power of ICT to motivate your students. These titles sharpen your students’ skills in word processing, mobile phone technology and using the internet while boosting literacy skills.

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Signs and symbols

Use everyday contexts to motivate students with these books that are designed to be a fun way into literacy as well as providing your students with essential, sometimes life-saving information.

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Numeracy and literacy in vocational contexts. WorkScenes provides teachers with a huge bank of photocopiable, contextualised literacy and numeracy resources which will motivate your students.

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