Home Learning

See below a range of Home Learning activities recommended by us! There are some fantastic resources that will help to make learning at home fun and interesting. All of these resources are free! If you have any questions, please contact your class teacher.

https://www.naturalcurriculum.co.uk/

Based on England’s National Curriculum, and developed with the Educational Recording Agency (ERA), this site provides grammar lessons centred on captivating clips from the BBC’s natural history archives, currently aimed at Year 4, Year 5 and Year 6 pupils. It is our hope that after the site’s initial pilot, the Natural Curriculum will continue to grow, expanding our lessons to cover all primary year groups, and other core subjects.

https://www.thenational.academy/

The Oak National Academy is an online classroom made by teachers, for teachers. They have free, high-quality video lessons and resources are available throughout 2020/21.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/audio-stories/zh3t2sg

Online audio stories for children: for Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 primary school pupils, aged 4 – 11. Stories cover a broad range of primary topics. Stories are grouped by theme and Key Stage and are typically about 5 minutes long. Ideal for fostering speaking and listening skills and stimulating children’s imaginations. New stories added week by week.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

Hit the Button is an interactive maths game with quick fire questions on number bonds, times tables, doubling and halving, multiples, division facts and square numbers. The games which are against the clock challenge and develop a child’s mental maths skills. Designed for 6 – 11 year olds, the activities can be matched to appropriate mathematical ability. Regular use of Hit the Button can help children to sharpen their recall of vital number facts in a fun way and learning multiplication tables need not be boring.

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth

A great way to sharpen times tables skills in a fun but challenging way.

https://www.stem.org.uk/remote-lessons

Through this website, you can access a variety of free curriculum-linked science lessons for children of all ages. These lessons cover a range of topics, including evolution, forces, and the human body. Created and recorded by subject experts, remote lessons can be accessed at any time of day, making it easy to fit into your home learning schedule.

https://www.tts-group.co.uk/on/demandware.static/-/Library-Sites-TTSSharedLibrary/default/vaea75f5663a038b8658d258fd198e57ce70b35d6/images/homepage/Early_Years_Home_Learning_Collection.pdf?version=1,584,037,589,000

This booklet will provide you with a rich and varied range of learning opportunities. They are play based experiences and they fulfil and compliment so many curriculum areas. Play in early years is how children learn and make sense of the world. These are only guide lines and you can adapt the ideas, as you know your children best and can follow their interests.

https://www.barringtonstoke.co.uk/blog/2020/03/23/free-resources-from-barrington-stoke/

A publisher for dyslexia friendly books, but resources appropriate for all.