Home Learning

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.

Useful Websites

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 
https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/
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 
https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/
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
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/zbr9wmn
Over the coming days and weeks BBC Bitesize will bring you daily content to help you with your education and wellbeing at home.

BBC Newsround
https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround
Help your children to keep abreast of the latest news in a child friendly format.

BBC Learning
bbc.co.uk/learning/coursesearch/
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision.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
oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/
Lots of free resources for Primary age

Blockly
blockly.games
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.

Scratch
scratch.mit.edu/explore/projects/games/
Creative computer programming

Ted Ed
ed.ted.com
All sorts of engaging educational videos

National Geographic Kids
natgeokids.com/uk/
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.

Duolingo
duolingo.com
Learn languages for free. Web or app.

Mystery Science
mysteryscience.com
Free science lessons

The Kids Should See This
thekidshouldseethis.com
Wide range of cool educational videos

Cbeebies Radio
bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/radio
Listening activities for the younger ones.

Nature Detectives
naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!

Red Ted Art
redtedart.com
Easy arts and crafts for little ones

DK Find Out
dkfindout.com/uk/…
Activities and quizzes

Twinkl
twinkl.co.uk
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
amazingeducationalresources.com/
Education Companies offering free subscriptions due to school closings that staff, parents and carers can access

Chatter Pack
chatterpack.net/blogs/blog/resources-list-for-home-learning
Home Learning Resources list for schools and families

TTS - Learning At Home
tts-group.co.uk/home+learning+activities.html
Curriculum-focused independent learning resource with over 40 home learning activities all planned and all prepared

Top Marks
topmarks.co.uk/
Helping teachers and parents save time finding excellent online educational resources

Khan Academy
khanacademy.org/
Daily schedules for pupils (4-18) to keep learning using Khan Academy during school closures

Home Learning UK
homelearninguk.weebly.com/parents.html
Resources here to support learning at home. The resources have been shared by educators and parents

Play Numbots
play.numbots.com/#/account/school-login/2715
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.

Prodigy Maths
prodigygame.com/
Go online or down the app to play this engaging maths platform game.

Maths with Parents
mathswithparents.com
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. 

Picture News
picture-news.co.uk/
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 help@picture-news.co.uk with ‘weekly packs’ and they will send across a new pack each week.

BBC Supermovers
bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers
Fun curriculum linked resources to get children moving while they learn. 

Joe Wicks
youtube.com/playlist?list=PLyCLoPd4VxBuxu3sLztrvWFehzv-LnR2c
Short energising workouts for kids.

Cosmic Kids
cosmickids.com/
A website for stories, yoga and fun.

World Book
worldbook.kitaboo.com/reader/worldbook/index.html?usertoken=Mjk5MzQ6MTpJUjA5MjAxNjoyOmNsaWVudDE2OTc6MTY5NzoyMjE2Mjg4OjE6MTU4NDM4MDExMzA2Mjp1cw==
There are lots of free ebooks here. And audiobooks.

Researchify
researchify.co.uk/
Classic children’s books, free to read or listen to.
Norwich City FC - Community Sports Foundation App

https://apps.fliplet.com/norwich-city-csf-community-sports-foundation

Take on coaches challenges, quizzes, drills and much more.

Countdown Numbers and Letters Game

http://www.keystage2literacy.co.uk/countdown-letters-game.html#

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

https://hourofcode.com/uk

Try a one-hour tutorials designed for all ages.

Pete McKee’s Cartoon Workshop

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSRtXoaeseYGXzGb_yasSJ0HcIqf2S5IB

Learn to draw your own cartoon character.

The Literacy Shed
 
https://www.literacyshed.com/home.html

 
High quality films and animations to support reading and writing.

Museums online

www.mentalfloss.com/article/75809/12-world-class-museums-you-can-visit-online

Access 12 of the world’s major museums all online.

Twinkl

www.twinkl.co.uk

Use for printouts. Free access to families during school closure.

Blue Peter Badges

www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/joinin/about-blue-peter-badges

Start working towards a Blue Peter badge!

NRICH
https://nrich.maths.org/14600
Maths at home activities. Ideal for working on at home without a teacher.

Classroom Magazines
classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html
Day-by-day projects to keep kids reading, thinking, and growing.

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