Home Learning

 

E-safety Links

Please be mindful of how and what your children are accessing online. With the increase of home learning and the lack of physical contact with each other please remember to talk to your children about E-safety and Cyber Bullying. Below are some useful links on the topic: 

https://www.saferinternet.org.uk/blog/keeping-children-happy-and-safe-online-during-covid-19

https://www.childnet.com/blog/keeping-children-happy-and-safe-online-during-covid-19

https://www.internetmatters.org/?gclid=EAIaIQobChMIktuA5LWK2wIVRYXVCh2afg2aEAAYASAAEgIJ5vD_BwE

https://www.lgfl.net/online-safety/default.aspx

https://www.net-aware.org.uk/

https://parentinfo.org/

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/

Home Learning - Links & Resources (Free)

 

The weblinks below are webpages/videos that you might find useful when trying activities at home. Some of which you may have to subscribe to. As you can imagine that some of these sites have got very busy over the last couple of days and may not work so we have re-grouped them into subjects so you can have access to a range of resources for each subject.

Year group pages will have links to specific pages within these sites so please check them also.

 

Lots of these links will work better on a computer than a tablet

 

This list is growing daily - Please visit frequency for updates. 

 

The Department for Education have released a list of online education resources for home education.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-online-education-resources/coronavirus-covid-19-list-of-online-education-resources-for-home-education

 

 General websites that have resources for all subjects

 

BBC Bitesize  

Lots of resources on this site aimed at all year groups,

Cbeebies - Activities for younger children

Twinkl - lots of downloads at a cost usually (but they are offering a month of free access to parents in the event of school closures)

Khan Academy Kids 4+ - Fun educational games & books (app to download)

https://www.topmarks.co.uk - great interactive games for all subjects 

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/ great interactive games for all subjects 

https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk/category/year-2/year-2-gps  great interactive games for all subjects 

https://www.planbee.com/ 

 https://www.teachitprimary.co.uk/membership?fbclid=IwAR1rHwbS0RmUSTWgRc1EwJin02kWWgw-5gqGdXrswFjOTuXNoJCisJrZFxo

English

Reading

Elevenses with The World of David Walliams - free audio reading every day

Oxford Owl for Home - Lots of free resources for Primary Age

https://www.vooks.com/

Audible Stories - Free stories to download

https://www.getepic.com/  - Online books 

https://www.everyschool.co.uk/english-key-stage-2-comprehension-2.html  Reading activities

http://www.funenglishgames.com/readinggames.html  Reading games

https://www.teachitprimary.co.uk/reading-comprehension-ks2 Reading activities

https://www.booktrust.org.uk/books-and-reading/have-some-fun/storybooks-and-games/

The Big List of Children’s Authors Doing Online Read-Alouds & Activities

https://www.storynory.com/archives/  Online books with activities

SPAG

Wake and shake Youtube video aimed at ks1 to help with grammar

https://www.classroomcereal.com/ - worksheets (USA) Grammar and reading

https://www.spellzone.com/word_lists/games-4901.htm  Spelling

http://www.familylearning.org.uk/sight_word_games.html  Spelling

https://www.education.com/games/high-frequency-words/  Spelling

https://www.teachwire.net/news/6-of-the-best-online-punctuation-games-for-spag-ks2-english  Punctuation

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/interactive/punctuation.html  Punctuation

http://www.sentenceplay.co.uk/sentenceGames.htm

https://grammarsaurus.co.uk/portal/free-materials/?fbclid=IwAR3uyZJeCKoe5TYMBscOmQH_olU5zz9syyJnFwGVxVXLDSlbBVcHC4tNk2Y

Writing

https://thinkwritten.com/writing-prompts-for-kids/

Handwriting

https://appytherapy.com/handwriting-heroes/#wp-video-lightbox/0/  - Help with handwriting. videos to help form letters correctly

Phonics

https://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/ - Phonics years R - 2 and SEN (This site works better on the computer than a mobile device)

 https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/ Phonics years R - 2 and SEN (This site works better on the computer than a mobile device)

 

Maths

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/ - Lots of activities linked to the curriculum Home learning packs available to download

Prodigy Maths - Is in US Grades but good for UK Primary Age

Code Camp - Learn to Code for KS2 children

Times Tables Rock Stars - Help with Times Tables 

http://bedtimemath.org/fun-math-at-home/ Fun physical activities involving counting 

https://www.timestables.co.uk/

http://www.maths-games.org/times-tables-games.html

https://mathsframe.co.uk/en/resources/resource/318/Tommys-Trek-Times-Tables

https://www.mathplayground.com/thinkingblocks.html

https://www.themathsfactor.com/

https://www.k7maths.com/help/2107 

Sumdog

Maths Chase

Computing

Scratch - Creative Computer Programming

Toy Theatre - Educational Online Games

Purple Mash  Lots of computer-based activities

https://education.minecraft.net/ 

 

 

Science

Mystery Science - Free Science Lessons

Crash Course Kids - Science Lessons for younger children

https://www.winchestersciencecentre.org/science-home/science-home/week-1-mission-space/#.XoG-NNrTVkw

 

 

PE

https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1  - Joe Wickes  Live at 9 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8BflqjX7NsnTkO9GwUJITg - Refit Dance Dance routines for Wake & Shake

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC58aowNEXHHnflR_5YTtP4g - Oti Dance (live at 11)

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgKRZDCAseDn8JZFXivMeLg  - Family fit club

 

Creative

Scouts - The Great Outdoors

Lego ideas Things to make and do with Lego/ Duplo

National Geographic Kids - Activities & Quizzes for younger children

Duolingo - Learn Languages for free

Pawprint Badges - Free challenge packs & other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors (badges cost but optional)

Tinkercad - All kinds of making

Nature Detectives - A lot of these activities can be done in the garden

Geography Games - Geography gaming

Blue Peter Badges

Red Ted Art - Easy arts and crafts for little ones

The Imagination Tree - Creative art and craft for little ones

DK Find Out - Activities & Quizzes

The Muddy Puddle Teacher - outdoor learning resources

 https://domesticsuperhero.com/best-homemade-playdough-recipe/  - Playdough recipe 

https://www.artyfactory.com/

https://www.planbee.com/blog/home-learning-activities-primary/

Indoor-activities-for-kids

https://www.wizardingworld.com/collections/harry-potter-at-home

 http://www.filmedonstage.com/

 

Podcasts and radio

https://www.funkidslive.com/podcast/stuck/# - podcasts

https://tunein.com/radio/Fun-Kids-s67862/ - radio

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/grownups/radio