As of Monday 20th April 2020 there are two resources going live which have been commissioned by the DfE to support pupil home learning. The links for these are below:
The list below gives ideas for use across the school. In addition you will find other home learning ideas on individual class pages, on ClassDojo or on Tapestry.
We will add to our list regularly, but if you find something good, please let the us know so we can share it with our whole community.
The BBC Teach videos are often really good (particularly the maths ones and Super Movers):
Classroom secrets have put together a range of resources which support the BBC Bitesize lessons.
Explorify at home is a weekly supply of activities for parents and carers to do with their learners at home. It's based on the primary science curriculum, but easy to do at home.
The following two websites are great for carrying out research with children:
First Site activity pack
Stay inspired with Firstsite’s artist created activity packs, featuring contributions from UK artists including Antony Gormley, Gillian Wearing, Idris Khan, Jeremy Deller, Mark Wallinger and more.
Coronavirus (COVID 19)list of educational resources from the Department of Education
We have brought together an initial list of online educational resources to help children to learn at home.
These websites have been identified by some of the country’s leading educational experts and offer a wide range of support and resources for pupils of all ages.
Coding for kids: 12 free coding games websites for teaching programming skills
White Rose Maths
As schools worldwide close for now in response to COVID-19, you might be wondering how best to help your child or children with their studies at home.
Always happy to help, the White Rose Maths Team has prepared a series of five maths lessons for each year group from Year 1-8. We will be adding five more each week for the next few weeks. Every lesson comes with a short video showing you clearly and simply how to help your child to complete the activity successfully.
Free resources to support learning at home including: advice and support for parents, educational activities and games and free eBook library for 3- to 11-year-olds.
The world of David Walliams
This site offers free daily audio stories for your children to listen to.
Offer code: CDVTWINLEHELPS
Change 4 Life
Fund ideas to help your kids to stay healthy
Daily content that supports you as schools close across the UK, to help you with your education and wellbeing.
Here you can watch episodes and clips, play games, and even sing along to your favourite Horrible Histories songs!
Fun ideas to help with learning about Geography. Packed with lots of Geography information and free teaching resources to help making learning fun.
Aspire Active Hub
Keep your children active and engages in home learning.
Bring the noise
BBC music lesson ideas and activities you can do at home.
Here’s list of great science experiments with instructions that you can do right at home or at school.
PE with Joe
Join Joe Wicks for daily home workouts aimed at keeping children healthy.
A site that provides engaging ideas, challenges, mindfulness and assemblies for parents to stay sane.