Twinkl Teaching Wiki

The Twinkl Teaching Wiki gives a definition for the common terms and key vocabulary used in teaching and learning. This tool can be used in different ways:

  • Parents can use this page to help with homework and support their child.
  • It can be used during lessons to share definitions with children.
  • Teachers and other adults can use the definitions to inform subject knowledge.

Enjoy!

abiotic
absorbent
absorber
abstract noun
academy
accelerated learning
accent
acid
acid rain
acronym
Acrostic Poem
active learning
active voice
acute angle
adaptation
ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder)
addition
addition story
additive
ADHD (Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder)
adjectival phrase
adjective
admission
adult-led play
adverb
adverbial
adverbial phrase
aerobic
AHT
aim
air resistance
Aistear
Aistear curriculum
alkali
alliteration
alloy
ambiguity
amphibian
anaerobic
analogue clock
analogy
angle
animal cell
annealing
Anntenae
anther
anthology
anthropometrics
antonym
apostrophe
APP
apparatus
approximation
AQA
aquatic
arc
area
argument text
arithmetic
array
arrow cards
art and design
artery
article
ascender
ASD (Autistic Spectrum Disorder)
asexual reproduction
ASL - America Sign Language
Asperger’s Syndrome
assessment
assistant headteacher
assonance
AST
ATL
atomic
attainment
attract
audience
auditory memory
AUSLAN
author
Autism
autobiography
automation
Autumn Term
auxiliary verb
average
axes
Careers