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Home learning

Home learning

Children in Venus (YR) and Mars (Y1/2) use Tapestry as a platform for learning when absent from school for Covid-19 reasons. Children in Neptune (Y3/4) and Jupiter (Y5/6) use Seesaw to complete homework and also for any Covid-19 related absence.

 

List of  resources:

DFE list of resources for home learning:

TES links to home learning:

Kent Association of Headteachers links to all areas of learning
https://kah.org.uk/covid19/resources/primary

Ideas for Maths and English activities:
https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/kids-activities/

45 Things to do by the Daily Telegraph:

The BBC has a range of tips and websites to help learning:

Ideas of occupying children at home:
https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/five-ways-to-keep-your-kids-learning-at-home/z4966v4

Videos and lessons for all subjects of the curriculum:
https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/primary/zd7p47h

Live lessons from BBC teach:
https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/live-lessons

Primary online games:
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/primary

Twinkl home learning has a whole day’s schedule – membership is required:
https://www.twinkl.co.uk/home-learning-hub

TTS have produced a free booklet. The booklet covers everything from reading comprehension to History skills.
https://www.tts-group.co.uk/home+learning+activities.html

MATHS

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/  In school we follow the White Rose Maths Scheme. They have produced a website with free lessons from Year R to Year 7. They include videos giving explanations and worksheets with answers.

www.mathletics.co.uk Our school resource, passwords available.

https://www.themathsfactor.com/ Learn with Carol Voderman.

https://garethmetcalfe.wordpress.com/2020/04/02/home-learning-lessons-plans-for-easter-and-beyond/ Home learning daily blog.

https://www.mathschase.com/ Mental arithmetic.

ENGLISH
https://www.hayfestival.com/schools/teaching-materials/ links to videos with authors and lesson plans.

https://www.literacyshed.com/home.html Videos and lesson plans for writing.

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/ The Oxford owl has free books per year group for reading online.

https://connect.collins.co.uk/School/Portal.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2fschool%2fPrimary%2fBigCatBookShelf.aspx    Collins Big Cat – free ebooks for a range of levels. Click on Teacher log in and use the username Parents@harpercollins.co.uk and password
Parents20! Then follow the link through to Collins Big Cat.

https://new.phonicsplay.co.uk/  Phonics play website – all resources are now free and work on desktop or
tablet. Login using username march20 and password home.

The app “Teach Your Monster to Read” is highly recommended for early phonics work and is
currently free.

PE 
https://www.thebodycoach.com/blog/pe-with-joe-1254.html  Joe Wicks has a live YouTube channel streaming daily.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers   Supermovers daily activities.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6r99N3kXME  A You Tube site which aims to teach a PE session everyday.

https://www.facebook.com/urbanstridesdance/.

PSHE
https://campaignresources.phe.gov.uk/schools

MUSIC
https://youngvoices.co.uk/yv-at-home

FRENCH
Youtube lessons: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRgXukuNPKcq0B9Ubjau9Og

ICT
Purple Mash http://www.purplemash.com Our school resource, log ins available.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/food/articles/learning_through_cooking  Cooking BBC Food – teach your children how to cook.

OUTDOOR LEARNING
https://ypte.org.uk/topics/home-learning-packs

E-SAFETY

There is support available to keep your child safe online. Below are some useful links to help parents and carers:

  • Thinkyouknow (advice from the National Crime Agency to stay safe online)
  • Internet matters (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • Parent info (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • LGfL (support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online)
  • Net-aware (support for parents and carers from the NSPCC)
  • Let’s Talk About It (support for parents and carers to keep children safe from online radicalisation)
  • UK Safer Internet Centre (tips, advice, guides
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