In addition to Google Classrooms, Espresso, TT Rockstars, Quizlet and our Core Knowledge material we are sharing these home learning resources/links to ease the pressure on parents and carers during these uncertain times.
In addition to a daily English, reading and maths activity via Google Classroom we are providing parents and carers with additional home learning material, links and resources. Please use this to help with home learning.
Lock Down Learning Activities
Lots of links to really useful sites and activities to supplement our Google Classroom work.
David Walliams Audio Stories
Every day for the next 30 days David Walliams will be reading a short story that you can listen to for free!
White Rose Maths - Home Learning
The White Rose Maths Team has prepared a series of five maths lessons for each year group from Year 1-8. We will be adding five more each week for the next few weeks. Every lesson comes with a short video showing you clearly and simply how to help your child to complete the activity successfully.
BBC Bitesize - Learn & Revise - KS2
Over the coming days and weeks BBC Bitesize will bring you daily content to help you with your education and wellbeing at home.
Help your children to keep abreast of the latest news in a child friendly format.
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.
Oxford Owl for Home
Lots of free resources for Primary age
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.
Creative computer programming
All sorts of engaging educational videos
National Geographic Kids
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.
Learn languages for free. Web or app.
Free science lessons
The Kids Should See This
Wide range of cool educational videos
Listening activities for the younger ones.
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!
Red Ted Art
Easy arts and crafts for little ones
DK Find Out
Activities and quizzes
This is more for printouts, and usually at a fee, but they are offering a month of free access to parents in the event of school closures.
Amazing Educational Resources
Education Companies offering free subscriptions due to school closings that staff, parents and carers can access
Home Learning Resources list for schools and families
TTS - Learning At Home
Curriculum-focused independent learning resource with over 40 home learning activities all planned and all prepared
Helping teachers and parents save time finding excellent online educational resources
Daily schedules for pupils (4-18) to keep learning using Khan Academy during school closures
Home Learning UK
Resources here to support learning at home. The resources have been shared by educators and parents
From the innovators who bring you Times Tables Rock Stars, pupils can use their TT Rockstar login to access this highly engaging platform for learning to add and subtract. Play online or download the app.
Go online or down the app to play this engaging maths platform game.
Maths with Parents
Providing free access to all there resources when parents set up a free trial. Thus will include free videos and activities for topics across the full maths curriculum from EYFS to Year 6. Videos of children to both support pupils' understanding and upskill parents who may not be familiar with current methods taught in school. Activities which are fun, require no special equipment and involve exploring maths around the home.
Each week we choose a current news story, provide an image, a thought-provoking question and a variety of teaching resources.
If you would like to receive packs free of charge (each Friday at 7am, ready for the week ahead), please email them directly at firstname.lastname@example.org with ‘weekly packs’ and they will send across a new pack each week.
Fun curriculum linked resources to get children moving while they learn.
Short energising workouts for kids.
A website for stories, yoga and fun.
There are lots of free ebooks here. And audiobooks.
Classic children’s books, free to read or listen to.
Norwich City FC - Community Sports Foundation App
Take on coaches challenges, quizzes, drills and much more.
Countdown Numbers and Letters Game
One for the fans of the TV programme Countdown (adults you can join in too). You can play for fun or for points. For more rules, please click the ‘More Rules’ tab on the website
Hour of Code
Try a one-hour tutorials designed for all ages.
Pete McKee’s Cartoon Workshop
Learn to draw your own cartoon character.
The Literacy Shed
High quality films and animations to support reading and writing.
Access 12 of the world’s major museums all online.
Use for printouts. Free access to families during school closure.
Blue Peter Badges
Start working towards a Blue Peter badge!
Maths at home activities. Ideal for working on at home without a teacher.
Day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing.