This page is for links and ideas for children and their families based at home. We hope these links will provide a means to support learning, creativity and fun at this time.

 

Please refer to this page regularly, as we will try to add more information , and make others aware of it.

 

 

All Subjects (General)

Beginning Monday 20 April, BBC Bitesize will publish daily online lessons for all ages. They will  also have a new dedicated TV channel full of learning content, podcasts on BBC Sounds and loads of educational video on iPlayer.

Please click here for the link to their website. 

Twinkl is free for the next month. The offer code is: UKTWINKLHELPS.

Please click here for the Twinkl website (opens in new window).

Art

For fun, creative and artistic activities you and your family can try at home, be sure to click here for a link to the Tate Kids website (opens in new window).

Computing (ICT)

The BBC Bitesize website has some great videos to help you understand parts of the new ‘computing’ curriculum.

Please click here to find out more (opens in new window).

Dance

Live at 11:30am with videos remaining online.

Please click here to go to her page (opens in new window).

Early Years & Foundation Stage (EYFS)

 

 

 

 

Please click here for a link to the What to Expect, when? document. This document provides  suggestions for parents to do with their child at home. We are working towards the Early Learning Goal for each area of learning by the end of Reception (opens in new window).
Please click here for a link to this half term’s Topic Web for Reception children (opens in a new window).

EasyPeasy completely free until May 31st. Parents can sign up directly. Full access to all home learning games and activities is available.

Please click here to sign up (opens in new window).


 
Please click here for phase 2 and 3 keywords for the children to practise reading and writing (opens in new window).
Please click here for a copy of a phonic phase 3 home learning challenges, taken from Twinkl (opens in new window).

Common Exception Words

 

Year 1

Please click here for a list of Year 1 Common Exception Words (opens in new window).

Year 2

Please click here for a list of Year 2 Common Exception Words (opens in new window).

Cookery/Food Technology

Join Katy and her helpers as they cook tasty meals. Sing songs, discover recipes and play a cooking game.

Please click here  for the link to the i can cook website (opens in new window).

Health & Wellbeing

Please click here for a link to the latest Wellbeing booklet, which can be used at home (opens in new window).

Languages

Please click here  for a link to Key Stage One Spanish clips (opens in new window).

Literacy

Please click here for ideas and guidance for fun, simple activities that will engage your children at home, while also benefiting their reading, writing and language development (opens in new window).

Maths

Please click here to find out how you can help your child with maths at home (opens in new window).

Multi-Skills (P.E.)

Joe Wicks is providing daily P.E. lessons at 9 a.m. 

Please click here for the link to his page (opens in new window).

Music

  Please click here for a link to Key Stage One Music clips (opens in new window).

Phonics

Phonics Play is currently free to use during this period. 

 

Please click here to go to their sign-in page (opens in new window).

P.S.H.E.

Boost your child’s self-esteem with this PSHE Lesson Pack focusing on what is marvellous about everyone as an individual.

Please click here for link (opens in new window).

R.E.

 

Please click here  for a link to the ALPSIT Home Learning Resource (opens in new window).
Please click the two links below for Lenten reflections to discuss and share. 

Lent Reflection 1

Lent Reflection 2

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Reading

 

Free as long as schools are closed. Instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages

Please click here to go to their website (opens in new window).

BookTrust is the UK’s largest children’s reading charity. Please click here for books, resources and support (opens in new window).

Spelling

Please click here for a link to BBC Bitesize KS1 spelling page.

 

Science 

 

 

Please click here to take part in the Great Bug Hunt 2020! (opens in new window)

Please click here for a link to Chester Zoo’s daily virtual tours – a great was to entertain children and adults, while learning more about nature and conservation (opens in new window).

  • 10am – Red pandas 
  • 11am – Rothschild’s giraffes 
  • 12pm – Asian elephants 
  • 1pm – Butterflies 
  • 2pm – Sun bears 
  • 2.30pm – Sumantran Tigers 
  • 2.45pm – Humboldt penguins 
  • 4pm – Aquarium

Please click here for a link to Year 1 resources and lessons, linked to plants and how they grow (opens in new window).

Please click here for a link to Year 2 resources and lessons, linked to plants and how they grow (opens in new window).