Teacher Resources

Category: Lesson Planning

A range of resources to help you plan lessons around your chosen I Am Creative brief, including curriculum matching documents and lesson plans.

99u: Insights on Making Ideas Happen

Amazing intellectual/philosophical blog that really gets to the bottom of creativity and how to be creative

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A Students' Guide to Advertising.

This resource gives students an insight into the world of advertising and marketing. It includes a break down of how clients and agencies work together to create brand identity.

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A Teacher's Guide to I Am Creative

EVERYTHING you need to know to sucessfully deliver I Am Creative in your lessons. This will guide you through the entire process from choosing a brief to uploading the entries.

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AppMakr

Make your app with this free website - No coding required! 

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Apps 4 Good

Apps 4 Good run an amazing & inspiring apps development course that has proved incredibly popular in schools. Get involved now! 

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Arts Hub

A nice online community providing job listings, news and information. Lots of what you need in one space. 

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Aviva Brief Resources

Here are Aviva's own top resources to help you answer their brief! 

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Blog: Creative Something

A blog written by an American creative about creativity in terms of inspiration, tips and just general insights. 

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CCE Example Project Plan

Want to run a class based on the CCE brief? Here is an example project plan for a Year 9 Art Class. 

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Change 4 Life Brief mapping to KS4 Qualification Aims.

This document will help teachers to map their KS4 Qualification aims against the brief, helping them to bring it into the classroom.

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Change 4 Life Brief mapping to Level 2 Creative & Media Diploma

This resource maps the Change 4 Life brief to the criteria in the Level 2 Creative & Media Diploma

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Creativity & 10 Tips on Brainstorming

M & C Saatchi have put together this amazing resource on Creativity & their top 10 tips on brainstorming. Amazing! 

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HTML Tutorial

A simple site that helps you learn simple HTML so that you can learn the basic skills you need to work developing websites and updating content. 

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Jobs in Advertising....

There are lots of different types of jobs within the advertising world. You don’t have to be great at drawing to succeed in the creative sector. Find out about the many varied jobs here....

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Lesson Plan - What is Advertising?

This lesson plan is chock-full of tasks and information to get students thinking about brand, marketing, PR, clients and much, much more!

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Marking Criteria for Teachers

A break down of all the different elements an entry should include, and how to impress the panel of creative professionals!

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Media Smart

Website for Primary schools with free educational resources about advertising, media, gaming and more. 

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Storytime Hangout

Penguin & BBH creatied this free Google + app that allows you to create amazing animations! Use to illustrate ideas etc! 

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Suggested Project Plan

A suggested project plan to help you structure I Am Creative across 8 weeks and a list of resources to accompany the project.

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Template Entry

A useful template presentation to help you explain the thinking behind your idea.

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The E.ON Energy Experience

The resources will help young people to understand about the different sources of energy we use and the benefits of each. This will give students all the information they need to answer E.ON Brief.

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The Process of Answering a Brief

This PDF splits answering the brief into bitesize chunks helping you to understand the process

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Tips on How to Tackle a Brief

Check out this special I Am Creative video with expert tips on how to tackle a brief

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Understanding Filmmaking - The Business

Creative Skillset proudly presents an interactive storyboard guide to how films get made, from the initial idea right through to making a profit.

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What is Advertising?

Check out this download that defines and explains everything advertising

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What's a Campaign?

A student friendly guide to explain exactly what a campaign is. This guide outlines how the agencies will solve a business problem by creating a campaign for a brand.

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