Documents created before September 2011 will refer to EMAS or ACTES. Services have been reorganised and addresses will have changed. Contact your local authority for details of their support services.
http://www.collaborativelearning.org A highly recommend website, collaborative group work is an excellent way to support pupils with EAL, there are numerous resources across all phases and across the curriculum
http://www.iwm.org.uk/history/empire-and-commonwealth-troops-and-the-desert-war Images of troops from the empire and Commonwealth serving in the North African campaign in WW II
http://fairground-heritage.org.uk/learning/the-fairground-show/A history of the Fairground from antiquity to the 1970s
http://www.circus-entertainer.co.uk/heritage.htmA history of British Fairgrounds showing the development of travelling fairgrounds with the invention of steam engines and the discovery of electricity.
http://www.globalfootprints.org/teachers/index.htmClassroom activities and a children's area, has Literacy and Numeracy resources to promote global perspectives, includes activities for other areas of the curriculum
http://www.historytoday.com/becky-taylor/britains-gypsy-travellers-people-outsideArticle from History Today giving a historical perspective
http://www.grthmlondon.org.uk/resources-3/downloads/London GRT HM site with dowloadable activities and resources
http://www.oldbaileyonline.org/static/Gypsy-traveller.jspHistorical and legal perspective on Gypsies, Roma and Travellers from The Old Bailey
http://www.iwm.org.uk/history/west-indian-soldiers-in-the-first-world-war A reminder that many troops from parts of the empire and commonwealth fought, were injured or lost their lives in WW I, a useful resource for the forthcoming commemorations of the First World War
http://sasesearch.brighton.ac.uk/view/context.php?film=1120Gypsies as agricultural workers in Kent, details of films and other resources
EAL Nexus has free teacher resources for primary and secondary scools, also has information for learners and parents https://eal.britishcouncil.org/free-resources-teachers
https://www.facinghistory.org/ Website for educators who want to help students learn about racism, antisemitism, and prejudice so they can prevent it from happening in the future. Facin History work with educators around the world.