Here at Outside the Box, we are delighted to announce the launch of OTB-Digital – a library of teacher resources now available as digital downloads. This opens up a whole new world of digital delivery of some of our most popular resources. This is a growing library so check back regularly to see what has been added. When you choose a title be sure to select the e-Book version from the ‘Choose an Option’ dropdown menu.

15 Minute Fillers


Early finisher activities for the busy teacher.



40 Great Lessons and Ideas


This book is written for the busy teacher and contains a wealth of tried and tested ideas for all primary school ages. Choose the book or e-book below to look inside this title.

Brain Benders: Challenging Maths Problems for Primary Students


Brain Benders is an Australian, three-level problem-solving maths series to challenge middle to upper primary and lower secondary school students.

Choose an option below to LOOK INSIDE.

English Series – Primary


The English Series is a seven-book teacher sequential resource series. Choose a book option below to Look Inside.

I Can Do


Life Fit


P.E Activities


PE Activities provides teachers with 170 physical activities and games which can be taught to all year levels of the primary school.


Perfect Plays For Primary Students


The two books in this series contain three delightful stage plays for children to perform in front of large audiences. Each play includes themed activities. Production notes accompany each play to help teachers make decisions about costumes, props and stage sets.

Phonological Awareness Series


There are four books in this Phonological Awareness series and they have been designed to be used sequentially.

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Primary School Plays


Primary School Plays consists of four fabulous plays per book (including a Christmas Play) which can be modified to accommodate one to three different classes. The plays are aimed at children aged 7 to 12 years.

Smart Programme: The Birth to 2 Years Handbook


This resource is designed to assist practitioners to establish a workable programme for children from birth to 2 years.

Talk It Up! Discussion Points for Upper Primary Students


Talk It Up! provides students with speaking opportunities by presenting stimulating and thought-provoking springboards for discussion. Choose an option below to LOOK INSIDE:

Teaching Values Through Fairy Tales


Teaching Values through Fairytales – photocopiable teacher resource books for use with children aged 7 to 10.

Understanding Everyday Maths


This two-book real-life photocopiable maths series is intended for upper primary and lower secondary students.

Writer’s Workshop


– How to Implement an Effective Writing Program in the Classroom

Writer’s Workshop is a comprehensive step-by-step guide for primary school teachers to set up and implement an innovative and effective writing program in the classroom.