Home Learning Page
Learning from home can feel like a daunting prospect so we have collated some resources, links and websites that might help you to have fun whilst you learn. All of these links are currently offering free resources, however some may ask you to pay a fee to subscribe for extra content - we don't recommend this as there is more than enough available for free - Enjoy!
An example of a good timetable to get you started can be found here
Don't forget if you need support from your teachers, you can email them using the email addresses below:
Offering Maths lessons for all year groups
Games, videos and quizzes to help with learning numbers and basic Maths
All pupils already have a log in - If you have forgotten yours, email the appropriate year group and your teacher can send it back
Explains some of the milestones children make between ages of 3 & 11
A range of maths games, problems and articles on all areas off Maths. KS1 children should choose "stage 1" and KS2 children schould choose "stage 2"
Hundreds of free downloadable Maths charts and dictionaries for children
Lots of interactive games and learning videos to help with Maths
Lots of games and Puzzles
Games, Puzzles worksheets and tips
Lots of different Maths games that can be played on tablets or phones too
Fun games and interactive quizzes hosted by Carol Vordaman - currently free while schools are closed
Science and Nature
Online science activities
A website full of science activities that you can do from home (Don't forget to write down your predictions and conclusions. We would love to see your photos on twitter too!)
A fun activity sheet to help you identify some of the birds you can see outside of your window
Nature activities you can do during self-isolation
Can't leave the house? Why not check in on the animals at Edinburgh Zoo with these hidden cameras instead - there are pandas, penguins, tigers and koalas to check in on!
A website offering free resources for a wide variety of subjects. You will need to use the access code PARENTSTWINKLHELPS to access for free.
Worksheets, ebooks and study guides for maths and english
Fancy something a little different - this YouTube account is offering free British Sign Language Lessons
This article lists the museums you can take virtual tours round and provides you with the links - a world of possibilities awaits!
Interactive videos that support Maths, English, PHSE and PE
Videos and activities to support Maths, Literacy, PHSE and PE
Keeping children up to date with news from around the world
Free activities for learning Maths and English
Wide range of games and interactive activities for most subjects
A free fun activity sheet that lists 100 things you can do indoors
Free educational games aimed at children aged 5-8
Safety on the Railways taught through worksheets and quizzes
A range of resources for learning variety of subjects at home
A fun worksheet for you to try out and go back to over the isolation period to see whether you have beat your last score
Daily interactive literacy blogs at 9:30 each morning
Free audio story from David Walliams every day (until at least the middle of April)
Free lessons and resources for teaching literacy
Daily free writing activities
Audible have made several of their books free whilst the schools are closed
Our Staff have been making their own book reviews and we have saved them to inspire you!
Free games and activities to learn phonics. To help Parents they have set up a username and password to allow you free access to the resources.
Free resources to support the learning of letters, sound and phonics
Phonics related videos, games and quizzes
Why not try a lego challenge - 30 days of ideas to create from your lego
Joe Wicks, the Body Coach, is hosting a free PE lesson on his YouTube account everyday at 9am - a perfect way to start the day!
Yoga activities designed especially for children
"Brainercise" excercises, dancing and strength videos
A number of active challenges to try with your family
Speech and Language Support
To support your children's speech, language and communication needs, the speech and Language team have set up a new Parent Portal to help. This will provide free advice, information, activities and resources.
Below are links to support documents from ELSA that may help children to understand and express the changes in their worlds right now:
A multilingual book to support children understanding COVID-19
A book about coronavirus that the youngest children can understand
Support for Adults that might be struggling with COVID-19 anxiety
Some ebooks available on loan to help children who are struggling with anxiety
We have our own YouTube channel now - there will be bedtime stories and lots more! Click here to check it out!
Our friends at Maritime Academy Trust have collated online resources from schools across Greenwich and Medway to provide a platform for parents, carers and children alike to access the best home learning resources all in one place, during this period of disruption. Check out the fantastic site here: https://sites.google.com/matoffice.org/homelearningwithmaritime/home