Home learning opportunities that enrich the learning, which takes place in school.
Here are some useful software’s and apps to learn from home.
General Home Learning Sites
Classroom Secrets Kids is offering FREE access to everyone until the end of April 2020. The platform is aimed at primary aged children and covers subjects such as maths, reading, grammar and spelling. The platform is really child-friendly so that they're able to access it on their own. There's load of games and interactive activities from phonics to SATs - definitely worth a look!
Oxford Owl for Home is a bright and colourful website with free resources available to download without registering. Aimed at primary aged children, they offer activities for reading, English, mathematics and interactive games. There's also handy 'How To' videos, to explain tricky concepts. Oxford Owl's free e-books section is wonderful. It's still free but you'll need a log-in to access it. Great if your little ones are off and they would like to keep in touch with Biff, Chip, Kipper and Floppy the dog!
National Geographic Kids is a great platform for learning and it's totally FREE. There's online games, resources and competitions too. Aimed at primary aged children, there are a wide range of subjects - history, science, geography, English, Maths, Art & Design and PSHE.
At the moment TTS are offering FREE home learning booklets for primary children and they're great. They are split into three categories - Early Years (coming soon - keep an eye out for that one!) KS1 and KS2.
Beanstalk has your little ones covered and offers interactive learning material for children aged 1 to 6. (Pre-nursery through to Reception). During the COVID-19 threat, they are offering full access for FREE. They offer live classes and 'on demand' classes. All you need to do is sign up!
If you're looking for SAT maths revision - this is the site to go to. Students find his video tutorials easy to understand, the worksheets are clear and the answers are provided too!
This completely FREE online gaming platform is great for learning about geography topics. There are interactive activities on continents, capitals, flags, regions, islands, rivers... the list is endless. There's no subscription or free trial, just go to the website and play!