Home School Learning Books

All Home School Books have now been given out. If you have queries or questions about the content, please message our school Facebook page or your child’s teacher on Class Dojo.

School Re-opening – 15th May 2020 (Update)

Re-opening Letter

SR – Letter to parents – 15.05.2020

 

Below you will find a huge range of activities to explore at home.

There are a plenty of websites to help you develop your skills at home, including English, Maths, Science, Geography, Computing and many more!

Take a look…

General

Oak National Academy:

https://www.thenational.academy/online-classroom/schedule

Daily lessons for English, Maths and Foundation Subjects

BBC Learning

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons

Variety of educational resources

Ted Ed

https://ed.ted.com

Educational videos for children

Cbeebies Radio

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

Listening activities for younger children

The Imagination Tree

https://theimaginationtree.com

Ideas for activities at home

Toy Theater

https://toytheater.com/

Educational online games

DK Find Out

https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/?fbclid=IwAR2wJdpSJSeITf4do6aPhff8A3tAktnmpaxqZbkgudD49l71ep8-sjXmrac

Activities and quizzes on a range of subjects

Scholastic

Early Years Pack: https://resource-bank.scholastic.co.uk/resources/439122

Key Stage 1 Pack: https://resource-bank.scholastic.co.uk/resources/439121

Lower Key Stage 2 Pack: https://resource-bank.scholastic.co.uk/resources/439120

Upper Key Stage 2 Pack: https://resource-bank.scholastic.co.uk/resources/439108

Free Scholastic Packs – you will need to register for the free download

Premier League

Worksheets avaliable here 

A range of activities linked to keeping fit and healthy #PLPrimaryStars

Family Days

https://www.familydaystriedandtested.com/free-virtual-tours-of-world-museums-educational-sites-galleries-for-children/

Virtual World Museum Tours

Press Play

http://nowpressplay.co.uk/learn-at-home/

Password:nowpressplay

Active adventure stories

A time capsule

Create a time capsule about the time we are living in now – 2020 Covid-19 time capsule

 

EYFS

Literactive

http://www.literactive.com/Home/index.asp

Reading material for young readers

White Rose Hub Maths

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/early-years/

Free Maths Lessons

Songs For Teaching

https://www.songsforteaching.com/preschoolkindergarten.htm

A large selection of fun songs to help teach young children

EYFS

https://padlet.com/head260/puifbssf7pfv

EYFS activities and websites

 

Computing/Design

Blockly

https://blockly.games

Computer programming

 Scratch

https://scratch.mit.edu/explore/projects/games/

Computer programming

Tinkercad

https://www.tinkercad.com

3D Design website

Red Ted Art

https://www.redtedart.com

Art and Craft ideas

An Hour of Code 

https://code.org/learn

Coding games

Digital 5 a day

https://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.uk/our-work/digital/5-a-day/

Steps to develop a healthy digital diet

All Kids Network

https://www.allkidsnetwork.com/

Arts and Crafts Activities

Highlight Kids

https://www.highlightskids.com/

Fun games, recipes, crafts, activities

Code Combat (UKS2)

https://codecombat.com/

Learn different programming languages by playing a combat game (Years 5 and 6).

Code Monster (UKS2)

http://www.crunchzilla.com/code-monster

Learn Javascript programming language.

Code moji (KS2)

https://www.codemoji.com/

Learn different coding languages (CSS, Html and Javascript) by using emoji.

Cospaces (KS2)

http://cospaces.io

Create 3D environments that work in VR. Add code to create an interactive environment.

Sketchup (KS2)

https://www.sketchup.com/

Design and create almost anything in 3D.

Esafety resources

E-Safety

 

Mouse skills

Abcmouse.com

Early mouse skills

Typing Club

Learn to touch type.

Dance Mat

BBC game to learn touch typing.

Primary Mouse Games

Lots of games to practice using a mouse.

BBC bitesize Computing (KS1)

Videos and games to explain different computing concepts.

BBC Bitesize Computing (KS2)

Videos and games to explain different computing concepts.

Keyboard Climber 1

Learn to type.

Keyboard Climber 2

Learn to type.

 

Humanities/Science

National Geographic Kids

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

National Geographic resources for children

Mystery Science

https://mysteryscience.com/school-closure-planning

Science resources

The Kids Should See This

https://thekidshouldseethis.com

Science Videos

Crash Course Kids

https://m.youtube.com/user/crashcoursekids

Science Videos

Nature Detectives

https://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/

Nature activities to do in your garden

Geography Games

https://world-geography-games.com/world.html

Online Geography games and quizzes

BBC History KS2: The Story of Britain

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/history-ks2-the-story-of-britain/zj4r7nb

Short animated films showing the story of Britain from the Mesolithic Stone Age through to Magna Carta.

Canal & River Trust Explorers

https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/explorers/learning-from-home

Activities about Rivers and canals in the UK

 

English

Oxford Owl for Home

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/

Resources for Primary children

Spelling Games

https://spellingframe.co.uk/

Tiny Happy People

https://www.bbc.co.uk/tiny-happy-people

Activities for developing younger children’s language and communication

World Book Reader

https://worldbook.kitaboo.com/reader/worldbook/index.html?

Free E-Books

 Phonics Play

https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/

Free Login required (Username: march20 Password: home)

Read Write Inc Phonic lessons

https://www.facebook.com/miskin.education/
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo7fbLgY2oA_cFCIg9GdxtQ

Set 1 Speed Sounds at 9.30 am and again at 12.30 pm
Set 2 Speed Sounds at 10.00 am and again at 1.00 pm
Set 3 Speed Sounds at 10.30 am and again at 1.30 pm

Audible

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Free audio e-books

David Walliams 

https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/

Free audio readings

Mr Hegarty Short stories 

The Insideouters No 1 Fluff has a Birthday Party

The Insideouters No 4 The Insideouters Take a Holiday

The Insideouters No 9 – Peter The Penguin Saves The Day

 

Maths

 White Rose Hub

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

Maths activities to support at home learning

Hit the Button

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

Times table practice

TT Rockstars

https://beta.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student/36529

Times table practice

Carol Vorderman Maths

https://www.themathsfactor.com/

Free maths videos

First4Maths 

EYFS Creative At Home Resources from First4Maths

EYFS_KS1 mixed-age activities

Garden Maths

Lego Maths

Year 1 Creative At Home Resources from First4Maths

Year 2 Creative At Home Resources from First4Maths

Year 3 Creative At Home Resources from First4Maths

Year 4 Creative At Home Resources from First4Maths

Year 5 Creative At Home Resources from First4Maths

Year 6 Creative At Home Resources from First4Maths

Maths Masters

Y2 Maths Masters

Y3-Y4 Maths Masters

Y5-Y6 Maths Masters

Values, Money and Me:

https://www.valuesmoneyandme.co.uk/

 

Keeping Active

BBC Supermovers

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

Physical activities for home

The Body Coach

https://www.thebodycoach.com/blog/pe-with-joe-1254.html

Live PE sessions at home for all to follow

Teach Active

https://www.teachactive.org/2020/03/teach-active-homework-free-for-parents/

Free homework activities

 

Music

Isle of Tune

Playable online (Flash is blocked but can unblock to run it at the moment), it can be downloaded as an app too.

Code DJ

Code DJ is a code learning application, where players learn coding through musical creation.

Incredibox

Incredibox is a music app that lets you create your own music with the help of a merry crew of beatboxers.

Beat Maker – Make Your Own Beat on Splice

Make and share beats in your browser.

https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/

A website that makes learning music more accessible through fun, hands-on experiments.

 

If you find any other educational websites that you think others will like, let us know and we will check them out and add them to the list!