Useful websites

Here is a selection of websites that you may find useful to support your child/children at home
 
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Provider

Link

What they provide

Twinkl

https://www.twinkl.com/blog/how-to-utilise-twinkl-during-the-coronavirusshutdown-a-guide-forschools?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=corona

Type: UKTWINKLHELPS for worksheets and activities

Vooks

https://www.vooks.com/teacher-appreciation

Parents can have a month free. On line books. U.S based stories but really good.

 

Classroom secrets

 

https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk/

Free until April. Online games from EYFS to Y6

BBC Supermovers

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

 

Learn while they exercise

Scholastic

https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/elementary.html

Online magazines for chn to read – currently free. Again U.S based.

British museum

https://www.britishmuseum.org/

Have a look at their exhibits – useful for

history/art/story writing

History of the world in 100 objects

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/ahistoryoftheworld/about/british-museum-objects/

Children could find an object from a period they have

studied and write about it, write a story with it in it or sketch it. They can listen to the podcast – UKS2 probably!

 

500 words stories

 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/YfG0qLbnyR3yCBGHZl3dvQ/top50-stories-2019-age-5-to-9

Children can listen to stories written by children

BBC maths

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zpdj6sg

Each topic broken down in to ‘How’ questions

White Rose

https://whiterosemaths.com/

They will be releasing free worksheets

National trust

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/50-things-to-do

Ideas for children to do outside

Oliver Jeffers

@oliverjeffers

Will be reading his stories at 6pm

Scratch

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

Programming and coding fun

National Geographic

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

Activities and quizzes

 

Artful parent

https://artfulparent.com/

Free art activities

Geography games

 

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

Geography games

Nature detectives

 

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

Activities that could be completed in the garden

Blue Peter badges

 

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

Children send in something they’re proud of and earn a badge!

 

 
Oxford Owl - Learning From Home
 
 Home learning resources for children ages 3 - 11. You can register for free and access reading books, maths lessons and spelling activities. 
Cbeebies Science Suitable for younger children.
BBC Science https://www.bbc.com/future/article/20131213-fun-science-tricks-to-try-at-home Video link to some experiments to try at home.
BBC Science https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/z2pfb9q Science for Years 3-6 topics, activities and games
BBC Science https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/2MfJ5Gydv3gP6W3Ff67vd0b/hands-on-science Lots of different experiments to try. There are videos to watch / follow with matching instructions.