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On this page you will find a list of websites with great activities for supporting learning at home. Please check this page regularly as NEW resources will be added when we can.

enlightenedWe've also indicated some key resources using the lightbulb emoji.enlightened

Index

 

 

Resources for All Subjects

  • enlightenedPurple Mash EYFS KS1 KS2 - Pupils can access their usual accounts from home to access a wide range of resources and activities across the curriculum. Keep checking regularly, as teacher may be setting new 2Do activities to complete and hand in - you're welcome to try any of the other tools and resources from this really  really valuable resource.enlightened

 

Mathematics

  • enlightenedWhite Rose Maths Home Learning EYFS KS1 KS2 The White Rose Maths Team has prepared a series of five brand new maths lessons for each year group from Years 1-8. Every lesson comes with a short video showing you clearly and simply how to help your child to complete the activity successfully.enlightened
  • Times Table Rock Stars KS1 KS2 Pupils can use their existing logins to access these resources.
  • Numbots EYFS KS1 Activities to support addition and subtraction. Pupils can use their existing logins. (Note the logins for TT Rockstars and Numbots are the same.
  • Top Marks - EYFS KS1 KS2 Games and activities - many of which are compatible of different tablets.
  • My Mini Maths KS2 - Maths packs for home learning.
  • Ten Town EYFS KS1 Ten Town is an Early Year's numeracy scheme designed to improve number recognition and formation. Meet King One, Fiona Five, Sir Seven and all their Ten Town friends as they bring numbers alive in exciting animations, games, activities.
  • CBeebies Numeracy EYFS KS1.
  • CBeebies Numberblocks EYFS KS1 Fantastic videos introducing young learners to number.
  • BBC Bitesize, Twinkl and Purple Mash (see above) have several resources for Maths for KS1 and KS2.

 

English

  • The Literacy Shed - KS1 KS2 Interesting videos to support reading and writing.
  • enlightenedSpelling ShedEYFS KS1 KS2 pupils can use their logins to practice spellings, complete assignments, see lists made by teachers and create their own practice lists.enlightened
  • Book Ideas Hub KS1 KS2 A range of reading related activities including classes led by authors and illustrators, fee audiobooks and craft ideas.
  • Plazoom KS1 KS2 - Free Learning Packs for Years 5/6, 3/4, 2 and 1
  • Youtube - Reading Books Aloud EYFS KS1 - Authors reading children's books.
  • Youtube - Illustrator Drawing Playlists KS1 KS2 - Draw a character alongside a popular illustrator.
  • Phonics Play EYFS KS1 - resources for supporting phonics. See also their comics,
  • Teach Your Monster to Read KS1 KS2 - support for decoding to reading full sentences. The website version is free, and there is also an app available.
  • Oxford Owl EYFS KS1 KS2  - free, age levelled ebooks. See also their maths resources .
  • Letters and Sounds EYFS KS1 - phonics resources.
  • BBC Bitesize, Twinkl and Purple Mash (see above) have several resources for English for KS1 and KS2.

 

Science

  • NEW Manchester Children's University KS2 resources for Science topics.
  • BBC Bitesize, Twinkl and Purple Mash (see above) have several resources for Science for KS1 and KS2.
  • Sing Up has KS1 resources on animals and life cycles and KS2 resources on Planets and Trees - these are on our Sing Up Home Learning page.
  • NEW BBC Terrific Scientific KS2 - Terrific Scientific brings science to the heart of your teaching with fantastic investigations and exciting resources linked to the curriculum.

 

History

  • BBC Bitesize, Twinkl and Purple Mash (see above) have several resources for History for KS1 and KS2.
  • The History Association is exploring making resources available - further details will be updated in due course.

 

Geography

  • BBC Bitesize, Twinkl and Purple Mash (see above) have several resources for Geography for KS1 and KS2.
  • Met Office KS2 - Resources and activities based around weather, prediction and climate.

 

Computing

  • Google's Be Internet Legends Interland KS2 This game supports the learning we are doing in school.
  • enlightenedNEW Be Internet Legends Legendary Learner Pack KS2 - Supporting the learning we are doing in Years 4 and 5, the pack has a series of activities for keeping children entertained (and safe) whilst away from school. Our resources are:
  • Hour of Code - EYFS KS1 KS2 - fantastic resource for learning code for all year groups.
  • ScratchKS1 KS2 opportunities for children to create your own code.
  • BBC Bitesize, (see above) has several resources for Computing for KS1 and KS2.
  • enlightenedPurple Mash (see above) is a key resource, with coding activities for EYFS, KS1 and KS2 and a free code area for children to make their own ideas. 2Code, 2Type and 2DIY3D are key resources , along with lots of Online Safety resources.enlightened
  • Think You Know EYFS KS1 KS2 Online Safety Resources from CEOP, complementing the Jessie and Friends work we do in EYFS and KS1 and Play, Like, Share in Year 3 and beyond. 
    • Parents should also visit the specific parent's site for support and advice on Online Safety whilst school is closed.
    • A factsheet for parents is available from CEOP here.
    • Links to the Jessie and Friends videos for EYFS and KS1 and the related workbooks are available here and will be on our website shortly. We have watched these with children in school and watching these at home too would be a great benefit.
    • Links for Play, Like, Share for KS2 are available here (with a parent's guide here). Year 3 have watched the first video but all KS2 classes would benefit from this resource. 
  • NEW BBC Own It Upper KS2 - Support for older children in using technology and dealing with issues, including an app to allow children to take control and make smart online decisions.

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Languages

  • NEW BBC Bitesize and Twinkl (see above) have several resources for French for KS1 and KS2.
  • NEW Duolingo - KS2 website and free apps providing language learning.

 

PE

  • Go Noodle EYFS KS1 KS2 - dance and exercise activities - see also their resources on Youtube.
  • The Body Coach EFYS KS1 KS2 - workout videos for children.
  • Sports England KS1 KS2 Advice on staying active whilst at home.
  • NEW BBC Supermoves KS1 KS2 - Fun curriculum linked resources to get children moving while they learn in English, Maths and PSHE.

 

RE

  • NATRE KS1 KS2 - The National Association of Teachers of Religious Education is regularly updating resources for KS1 and KS2.
  • BBC Bitesize, Twinkl and Purple Mash (see above) have several resources for RE for KS1 and KS2.

 

Music

Thank you to Musica Kirklees for support with these links.

  • NEW Musica Kirklees Youtube Channel KS1 KS2 - Lots of useful videos for instrumentalists and other music tips, with regular updates.
  • NEW Charanga Year 4 - Activities to support Brass practice at home. Pupils can use their own logins or use this link to access the general login details (please do not change the password for the general account).
  • enlightenedNEW Look out for details about our new channel coming soon where you can join us for a live Singing Assembly.
  • NEW Sing Up Home Schooling EFYS KS1 KS2 - Sing Up are making resources available for users at home for the first time, which we are sharing using the link above. We will update our link as new resources are made available.
  • NEW BBC Bitesize KS1 KS2 - Resources for listening and understanding music.
  • NEW BBC Ten Pieces KS2 - Fantastic resource with videos and activities on a variety of different pieces - more than the original ten.
  • NEW BBC Bring the Noise EYFS KS1 - Music activities and videos for younger learners.
  • NEW Berlin Philharmonic KS2 - The internationally acclaimed orchestra has made 600 concerts available free of charge (website in English). 
  • NEW Classic For Kids KS1 KS2 - games, activities and music for young learners. See also their advice on other resources for home learning.
  • NEW Music Gurus KS1 KS2 - Instrumental lesson videos use code MUSICTOGETHER to get 100% discount. 
  • NEW Music Theory KS2 Information on the building blocks of music and notation. 

 

PSHE

  • Comisc Kids Yoga EYFS KS1 KS2 - mindful resources on Youtube from 3+
  • Childline Tool Box KS1 KS2 - Games, activities and advice for young people to help manage emotions.
  • NEW BBC Supermoves KS1 KS2 - Fun curriculum linked resources to get children moving while they learn in English, Maths and PSHE.
  • NEW BBC Own It Upper KS2 - Support for older children in using technology and dealing with issues, including an app to allow children to take control and make smart online decisions.
  • iMove EYFS KS1 KS2- short videos and resources to support movement, including workouts, yoga and pilates.
  • Action for Happiness KS1 KS2 - calendars with daily activities for making the world a calmer and more mindful place. 
  • Babbledabbledo EYFS KS1 KS2 - 80 easy craft activities for children.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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