Links for home learning activities
Scholastic are publishing a free daily project for different age groups:
BBC Bitesize: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/zbr9wmn
This website has a range of different activities for all the different primary subjects.
This could be an opportunity for children to learn to touch type using Dance mat typing: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zf2f9j6/articles/z3c6tfr
Most children will be fairly confident using this website as we use it in school to support our Computing curriculum.
Go Noodle: https://www.gonoodle.com/
There are lots of videos and activities to get children moving in small spaces!
Twinkl are providing a daily timetable with some live lessons that children can take part in: https://www.twinkl.co.uk/home-learning-hub
They have more information for parents here: https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/covid19-school-closures
Teacher's Pet have created some home learning packs which can be downloaded if your sign up for a free account: https://tpet.co.uk/downloads/tag/home-learning/
TTS have also created some free home learning packs: https://www.tts-group.co.uk/home+learning+activities.html
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My Mini Maths: https://myminimaths.co.uk/
This website has activities for Years 3 -6 with some maths to focus on each day. There are also some video tutorials to help parents!
This website links to hundreds of online games and activities. You can search by topic or by age.
Maths sticks: https://mathsticks.com/
This has lots of problem solving activities – some will need printing off but some can be done online.
This document contains lots of problems suitable for Year 6 children and video links to explain how to solve them
This website has children’s authors reading from their work and then providing ideas for activities children can do based on these books.
The Reading Realm: https://thereadingrealm.co.uk/
This website is providing some free resources linking to text extracts which are also included
This is a lovely website which publishes a different picture each day as a prompt for writing. They also provide a story opener and questions to get children thinking.
Spelling frame: https://spellingframe.co.uk/
This website has games and activities to rehearse spelling rules and the Yr 3 /4 and 5/6 word lists
Oxford Reading Tree: https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/
If you create an account on the website, you can download and read Oxford Reading Tree books online.