Home Learning Resources
(REMOTE LEARNING INFORMATION IS UNDER THE CHILDREN TAB)
Please can all parents ensure they check Class Dojo regularly for communication with teachers.
Google Classrooms will be used to assign and submit work. You will be able to get login details and any support from your child(ren's) teacher if needed.
Home Learning Resources
There are many resources on the internet to support learning outside of the classroom. See a selection of the school's favourites below. We are constantly looking for additional high-quality online learning resources to share with pupils and parents.
Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. They tackle maths, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. Their maths missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps. They have also partnered with institutions like The British Museum, TATE, NASA, Pixar, and MIT to offer specialised content. Khan Academy | Free Online Courses, Lessons & Practice
TED-Ed is TED’s youth and education initiative. TED-Ed’s mission is to spark and celebrate the ideas of teachers and students around the world. Everything they do supports learning - from producing a growing library of original animated videos, to providing an international platform for teachers to create their own interactive lessons. TED-Ed has grown from an idea worth spreading into an award-winning education platform that serves millions of teachers and students around the world every week. Lessons Worth Sharing | TED-Ed
Tynker is a creative computing platform where millions of kids have learned to program and built games, apps and more. Tynker offers self-paced online courses for children to learn coding at home, as well as an engaging programming curriculum for schools. Coding drives innovation from self-driving cars to robot-assisted surgery to social media. Coding allows kids to be creative: they can create projects that do really amazing things. Coding builds confidence: it is incredibly empowering for children to be able to create projects and show them off. Coding is best learned early and is similar to learning a second language. Coding For Kids, Kids Programing Classes & Games | Tynker
Yousician is a revolutionary music platform for anyone to learn, play, create and teach music. Music makes the world a more beautiful, colourful, and creative place, so all of us should be able to play, learn, and have fun. Now everyone can unleash their inner musician. Millions of people around the world use Yousician to advance their music skills and play the music they love. Yousician currently supports guitar, piano, ukulele and bass, and is available on iOS, Android, Windows, macOS and Linux platforms. Yousician analyses the users’ playing on their real musical instruments, and provides them with instant feedback and guidance. Yousician | Learn Guitar, Piano, Ukulele With The Songs you Love
FREE online education resources
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there’s so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.
Free to access 100s of courses, only pay to upgrade if you need a certificate in your name (own account from age 14+ but younger learners can use a parent account).
Learn computer programming skills – fun and free.
Creative computer programming
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
Crash Course Kids
Courses for a younger audience on a range of subjects
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
This is more for printouts, and usually at a fee, but they are offering a month of free access to parents in the event of school closures.