Home learning links and ideas
Home learning packs -websites offering a range of resources.
https://classroomsecrets.co.uk/free-home-learning-packs/ Lots of maths, English and GPS resources.
https://www.twinkl.co.uk Twinkl have opened their site up for free. There are so many resources on here for many subjects.
Oxford Owl for Home
https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/ Lots of free resources for Primary age
List of Maths Websites
https://www.themathsfactor.com/ Sign up for free lesson resources and games.
https://www.khanacademy.org Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it's mostly common material.
Many of the suggested maths apps on this website are free; others require a payment.
Oxford Owl - includes a range of activities, top tips and eBooks to help your child with their maths at home.
Maths 4 Mums and Dads - explains some of the milestones children make between the ages of 3-and-11-years-old.
Nrich - A range of maths games, problems and articles on all areas of maths. Parents of Key Stage 1 children should select ‘stage 1’ and parents of Key Stage 2 children should select ‘stage 2’.
English games and links
Top Marks has a wide range of educational games for children to play to consolidate their learning.
BBC Bitesize English
A set of slide shows, quizzes and games that explain concepts such as nouns and adjectives. Produced by the University of Manchester.
https://stories.audible.com/discovery Free audio books for children.
Some great topic websites to support your learning at home
(Copy and paste the links into your web browser to access these sites)
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.
Creative computer programming
All sorts of engaging educational videos
National Geographic Kids
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.
Learn languages for free. Web or app.
Free science lessons
The Kids Should See This
Wide range of cool educational videos
You Tube videos on many subjects
Crash Course Kids
As above for a younger audience
Science awards you can complete from home.
Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online.
Paw Print Badges
Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.
All kinds of making.
Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.
Listening activities for the younger ones.
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!
Resources for English language learning
Oxford Owl for Home
Lots of free resources for Primary age
Big History Project
Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.
Blue Peter Badges
If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.
The Artful Parent
Good, free art activities
Red Ted Art
Easy arts and crafts for little ones
The Imagination Tree
Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.
Educational online games
DK Find Out
Activities and quizzes
Welcome to Year 5
Your teacher is Miss Smith and your LSA is Mr McKenna
Here is a handy list of the weekly activities and what you will need to bring each day
Activity and equipment required
After school Art Club
Gymnastics - remember your kit.
Homework to be given in
PE - remember your kit
Spellings and homework sent home to be learned for the following week
A real life musician
Mr Rob Vincent visited us, we learned which notes sound sad, which sound happy and how to write lyrics. He even played us some of his songs.
We held a Collective Worship assembly to celebrate harvest. Who knew you could make so many other words from the letters that spell HARVEST!