Here you can find lots of free resources to support your child’s learning during the school closures.
Website Link: home.oxfordowl.co.uk
Here's a video from Ruth Miskin training explaining what Read Write Inc Phonics is.
Website Link: youtube.com
Confused about how to pronounce the sounds found in Read Write Inc. Phonics? Worry not – 5-year-old Sylvie is here to show you how! Use this guide to support your child when practising the sounds at home.
Website Link: facebook.com
For as long as schools are closed, Audible is open. Starting today, kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids.
Website Link: stories.audible.com/start-listen
Lots of really fun and engaging online games for all ages - particularly good maths games.
Website Link: arcademics.com
Oxford Owl is packed with expert advice, top tips and activity ideas so you can help your child with reading and maths.
Website Link: www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home
News and articles surrounding internet safety.
Website Link: www.familylives.org.uk
Useful digital advice from CEOP and Parent Zone.
Website Link: parentinfo.org
ICT Games is a wonderful resource of English and Maths games suitable for Key Stage 1 and 2. It is the home of the much beloved DJ Cow.
Website Link: ictgames.com
Click to access the Education City website.
Website Link: educationcity.com
Click to read digiduck's story to help you keep safe on your computers, tablets and phones.
Website Link: www.childnet.com/resources
Childnet is a great website to introduce children to all e-safety issues such as using social networks, chatrooms and mobile phones. We have looked at it in assembly. Click the picture to get to the site.
Website Link: childnet.com
Click to read an article on why wearing helmets when cycling is so important.
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.
Website Link: blockly.games
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. Please enter code: UKTWINKLHELPS
Website Link: twinkl.co.uk
Creative computer programming
Website Link: scratch.mit.edu/explore/projects/games
All sorts of engaging educational videos
Website Link: ed.ted.com
Activities and quizzes for younger kids
Website Link: https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/
Learn languages for free. Web or app.
Website Link: duolingo.com
Free science lessons
Website Link: mysteryscience.com
Wide range of cool educational videos
Website Link: thekidshouldseethis.com
Wide range of cool educational videos for younger kids
Website Link: youtube.com/user/crashcoursekids
Science awards you can complete from home
Website Link: crestawards.org
Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online.
Website Link: idea.org.uk
Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.
Website Link: pawprintbadges.co.uk
All kinds of making
Website Link: tinkercad.com
Listening activities for the younger ones
Website Link: bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/radio
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!
Website Link: naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives
Website Link: world-geography-games.com/world.html
If you have a stamp and a nearby post box
Website Link: bbc.co.uk/cbbc/joinin/about-blue-peter-badges
Good, free art activities
Website Link: facebook.com/artfulparent
Easy arts and crafts for little ones
Website Link: redtedart.com
Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest
Website Link: theimaginationtree.com
Activities and quizzes
Website Link: dkfindout.com/uk