JK Rowling has a NEW story out called The Ickabog. It will be published for free, in instalments, over the next seven weeks online. The most exciting part is that JK Rowling would like children to illustrate The Ickabog for her. There is an official competition for children's artwork to be included in the printed version of the story which will be out later this year. Please click on the link below to read the book and enter the competition.
Twinkl Home Learning Hub
Twinkl Home Learning Hub has you covered during school closures. Each day you will find a new set of daily activities to get involved with. Qualified Twinkl teachers will provide book readings, live lessons, positive news updates and more. We'll be bringing you activities from our partners too, to help fill your days and offer some much-needed variety.
Don't worry about recreating school at home. But - if you're looking for ideas, or a way of adding a bit of routine into your day, you'll find it here.
A maths activity for all the family to enjoy.Our-Family-Tuck-Shop
A geography games based on countries around the world.geography-game
Science projects for all to enjoy.Little-Book-of-Science-Experiments for all the family
DK Stay Home Hub
DK have a fantastic range of downloadable resources that make learning fun.
These digital activity packs help take children beyond the book, engaging with their imagination and creativity as they colour, draw, play, and write!
Click on the link below:
Usborne Play and Learn Hub
Usborne are making lots of resources available in the Play and Learn at Home area of their website, to help keep children entertained and engaged with topics they are already studying at school, with new ideas that will expand their minds.
Covid Time Capsule
A lovely booklet for children to complete that will record this historical time.time-capsule-sheets-covid-19
A fantastic website with some wonderful lessons and activities for children. New lessons are added daily.
Some great activity packs to keep you busy!Puffin Summer Activity Pack Under 5s
Puffin Summer Activity Pack 6-8
Puffin Summer Activity Pack 9-12
National Schools Partnership
National Schools Partnership have just launched a collection of primary resources. The resources are fun and simple. They are all collated into a range of topics for each key stage. To access them you will have to register here:
National Literacy Trust
The National Literacy Trust have developed a comprehensive web portal for parents. Over the next days, weeks and months they will be updating this as often as they can with new and useful content for parents.
Split up by age group, you will find ideas and guidance for simple activities that will engage your children at home, while also benefiting their reading, writing and language development.
You'll be able to access free reading and writing resources, audiobooks, videos, competitions and reading challenges.
The Emperor's New Clothes - Science in Stories.ScienceInStories_EmperorsNewClothes_Pres
Parent toolkit from Young Enterprise
This Parent Toolkit is designed to give you access to a range of Young Enterprise and Young Money resources suitable for use with children and young people as part of their home-learning. There are some resources suitable for all ages, and others specifically for primary or secondary and older.
Times Tables Mental Maths Challenge1-12 Times-Tables Challenge Booklet
Childrens Guide to Corona Viruscco-childrens-guide-to-coronavirus
Please see the link below. The interfaith Services have set up a YouTube channel and they will be sharing stories on it. The first is a Hindu story.
Information book about Covid for children
Build your own bus city
Useful Educational apps
An amazing website with live webcams of some wonderful animals including Ospreys, elephants, donkeys and lots more wildlife. Click below:10 Top Tips for Parents - Remote Learning
10 Top Tips for Pupils - Remote Learning
Art for Kids Hub
A brilliant YouTube channel dedicated to teaching children how to draw.
Lots and lots of fab activities linked to the wonderful world of Dr Suess:acts-of-kindness-cards
Q-files - The Online Library of Knowledge is letting children have FULL ACCESS until the end of July. To visit the website just click on the following link:
Number Fun Portal is offering FREE unlimited access to all their portal resources for 30 days. This is a powerful and creative learning tool specifically designed to use at home. It covers the breadth of the mathematics curriculum. To get started follow this link:Engage_LFH
Premier League Primary Stars
Scholasticadditiona and subtraction