Home Learning - Website Links
As you will be aware all of you have had work packs delivered to the home for completion during a time where you are not in school. In addition to the work packs please use the following links to access online learning. If you have any questions about the learning please email:
Personalised Maths and English
Century - https://app.century.tech/login/
Maths and Numeracy
https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize Access Maths resources, games and online tasks from GCSE, Functional skills, Entry level and Primary levels.
Whiterose Maths Home Learning
https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/ Grouped by year group, videos and tasks that explain how to complete them. A variety of levels available to suit all pupils to both recap and extend learning.
Mathsframe: Online maths games & resources
https://mathsframe.co.uk/ Free online maths games to practise key maths skills.
Hit the button: The best free online x table recall https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button 1 minute rounds of ‘hitting’ answers or questions to any x table you choose, doubling, halving, number bonds.
Family Maths Toolkit
https://www.familymathstoolkit.org.uk/activities-for-children Age appropriate tasks & ideas for enaging with maths around the house, with money, out and about, as well as maths games.
English and Literacy
Phonics lessons at home https://www.ruthmiskin.com/en/find-out-more/help-during-school-closure/: Phonics lessons on Facebook and YouTube for children to watch at home; three short Speed Sound lessons every day.
Oxford Owl free eBooks
https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/: 72 free eBooks matched to Read Write Inc. Phonics Storybooks; 62 Speed Sounds practice sheets; 28 Ditty practice sheets; Parent information booklets; 8 Speedy Green Words slideshows
https://spellingframe.co.uk/: Choose a spelling rule then choose to either practise the spelling or take a test with those words.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/skillswise/english/zjg4scw: An exciting collection of resources designed to improve your English, including sections on reading, writing, spelling, word grammar, sentence grammar and speaking and listening.
Literacy Trust Family Zone
https://literacytrust.org.uk/family-zone/: ideas and guidance for simple activities that will engage your children at home, while also benefiting their reading, writing and language development.
British Library Children’s Books
https://www.bl.uk/childrens-books/#: Explore centuries of stories, poems and illustrations with Discovering Children's Books.
https://www.cambridgeenglish.org/learning-english/: 85 free online activities to help teenagers and adults practise their English. Choose the skill you want to practise and the level that’s right for you.
www.duolingo.com: a fun way to learn English (and any other language!)
News in Levels
https://www.newsinlevels.com/: Test your level and access news in a level that’s appropriate for you
https://www.firstnews.co.uk/: UK’s national newspaper for young people
The Happy Newspaper
https://thehappynewspaper.com/: A newspaper to celebrate all that is good in the world.