Inspired by nature | The Natural Curriculum is a unique teaching and learning resource for KS2 grammar and maths. The lessons bring the wonders of the natural world into the classroom through captivating clips from the BBC. Each clip provides the starting point for an hour-long lesson based on statutory requirements for KS2, supported by exciting text and visuals, differentiated whiteboard challenges and easy-to-adapt worksheets.

Inspired by Nature: creative writing competition

We are delighted to announce the winners of the Inspired by Nature creative writing competition 2021!

The winning classes are:

Y3: Ocklynge Junior School, Eastbourne – The Swamp

Y4: St. Peter’s C.E., Ardingly – Robin Class

Y5: William Ransom Primary, Hitchin – Chestnut

Y6: St. John’s CoE, Lacey Green – NM/TT

Don’t forget there are over a hundred inspiring grammar lessons for Years 3, 4, 5 and 6 available at, all based on captivating natural history clips from the BBC.

Year 3 winners

Ocklynge Junior School, Eastbourne – The Swamp

Year 4 winners

St. Peter’s C.E. Primary, Ardingly – Robin Class

Year 5 winners

William Ransom Primary, Hitchin – Chestnut

Year 6 winners

St. John’s CoE Primary, Lacey Green – NM/TT


The judges wanted to give a special mention to the following pupils for the quality of their work:

Y3: Iyla S (Ocklynge), Rosie L (Rookwood), Rosie R (St. Mary’s), Lucy G (Stavely)

Y4: Isla T (Wincle), Archie G (St. Peter’s), Will (Scantabout)

Y5: Charlie C (Five Ways)

Y6: Ruby B (St. John’s), Lucinda B (St. John’s), Marcos N (Pheasey Park Farm), Emma G (Burrington) and Sami A (Anns Grove)

We also wanted to say well done to these pupils, whose work we thought was extra fantastic!

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