Primary Resources

Explore our National Geographic Kids Primary Resources.

Find engaging and curriculum-led teaching ideas and accompanying resource sheets aligned with the National Curriculum and the Scottish Curriculum for Excellence. Our resources are pupil-focused and interdisciplinary, supporting core subjects like English, Maths and Science as well as the wider curriculum with resources for Geography, History, Art and Culture – which includes SMSC (spiritual, moral, social and cultural) development, such as British values.

We’ve provided teacher support to show which areas of the curriculum each individual primary resource covers. The primary resources themselves are written in the tone of National Geographic Kids magazine and are sure to engage your children by making learning fun and accessible.


Harp Seal Primary Resource

Get the lowdown on these amazing Arctic animals…

Language facts primary resource

Discover 30 cool things about language!
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The 20th Century Primary Resource

Take a whistle-stop tour of this super century!
  • QUIZ

    Who discovered gravity?

Pig Facts Primary Resource

How much do you know about these surprising swine?

Alexander the Great Primary Resource

Get the lowdown on this legendary ruler…

Planet Nine Primary Resource

Is there another world hidden in our solar system?

Red Wolves Primary Resource

Learn all about these beautiful, rare animals…

Summer Crossword Primary Resource

Test your knowledge of the holiday season with this tricky puzzle!

All about the moon primary resource

Blast off on a lunar adventure!

Make yummy yoghurt primary resource

It’s time to get cooking!


Ancient Egyptians primary resource

Discover some of the Ancient Egyptians’ greatest achievements

Plastic Pollution Primary Resource

Learn about the harmful effects of plastic waste on our oceans and find out how each of us can help!

Rainforests of life: Geography resource

Explore the rainforests’ positive ecological impacts on the Earth

North and South Poles primary resource

An introduction to the environments of the Arctic and Antarctic

Meet the Vikings primary resource

Learn all about the legendary warriors and their way of life

Greek Mythology Primary Resource

Learn about the gods, goddesses, monsters and heroes of Ancient Greece

Romans primary resource

Discover the secrets of the Roman Empire and life in Ancient Rome

Endangered tiger: Science primary resource

Discover how a Siberian tiger cub was rescued and rehabilitated

Space facts primary resource

Understand more about our solar system with these fun facts!

All about weather: primary resource

Explore different types of weather and the impact they can have on the environment

Ancient Greeks primary resource

Learn about life under Ancient Greek rule in this fun comic strip

Buzz about bees!

Be amazed by these incredible insects…

Volcanoes of Ecuador primary resource

Learn about the features of volcanoes and how they come to exist

Deep ocean ecosystem primary resource

Find out more about the deepest part of the ocean

First World War primary resource

Explore events from the First World War at home and abroad

Giant Panda Rescue: primary resource

Explore the needs of giant pandas and the threats they face in the wild

Imperial China primary resource

Discover the symbols, architecture and beliefs inspired by the different dynasties of Imperial China

Second World War Primary resource

Discover how WWII changed society in Britain at the time

Roald Dahl: English primary resource

Discover interesting facts about the children’s author

Anglo Saxons primary resource

Explore the secrets that artifacts reveal about the Anglo Saxons

Lion Family Pride: Primary Resource

Discover how lions live and work together in the savannah

Solar System Primary Resource

Take a fascinating journey through our solar system…

Sea turtle: Science primary resource

Discover how marine rescue organisations help sea turtles in trouble

Neil Armstrong primary resource

Discover who Neil Armstrong was and how he became the first man to step foot on the Moon

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