On Friday 20th March 2020, the government made the decision to close all schools to protect us all from the Covid 19 virus.

Please find links below to educate your children at home in addition to the learning packs your children have been given already. 

Teachers have shared work, specific for each year group, on the year group pages. 

 

New learning resources will be available regularly from the individual classes pages. Please read this document for further details and guidance:

Postponed until Saturday 30th May due to poor weather LOOK TO THE STARS a rocket travelling to the ISS (International Space Station) should be visible in the skies above the UK

 

BBC Bitesize:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z6vpnrd

 

Oak National Academy

https://www.thenational.academy/online-classroom

 

Click this link for new resources recommended by the DFE:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-online-education-resources/coronavirus-covid-19-list-of-online-education-resources-for-home-education

 

Please help your children better understand the situation by looking through 'Children's Guide to Coronavirus'. Click here: 

https://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.uk/publication/childrens-guide-to-coronavirus/    

 

 

 

Here are lots of fun ideas for you to try out, either on your own or with your family. 

Enjoy! 

Fun things to do.

 

 Create peg doll characters with Irene Lofthouse

Please use the following resources to help support your child's mental health and emotional wellbeing.

Years 1 & 2

Years 3 & 4 

Years 5 & 6

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This home-learning pack has been designed to support SMSC, Citizenship and PSHE learning within a home environment.

All the activities described have been taken from Go-Givers resources and adapted to be delivered by parents and carers at home.

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Tales that teach us 

Exercise At Home KS1

Exercise At Home KS2

The following websites are also great for exercise at home:
- Cosmic Kids Yoga (on Youtube)
- Go Noodle
- BBC Supermovers

 

 

 

 

 

Be a scientist!

Download the Little Book of Experiments to discover science investigations you can do at home.

 

BP Home Learning

https://bpes.bp.com/home-learning 

This website has plenty of science activities which supports the science national curriculum.

 

Mystery Science
Free science lessons
 
The Kids Should See This
Wide range of cool educational videos
 
Crest Awards
Science awards you can complete from home.
 
 

 

 
Classroom Secrets Home Learning
 
Blockley
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.
 
Scratch
Creative computer programming
 
Ted Ed
All sorts of engaging educational videos
 
National Geographic Kids
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.
 
Duolingo
Learn languages for free. Web or app.
 
Crash Course
You Tube videos on many subjects
 
Crash Course Kids
As above for a younger audience
 
Idea Awards
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.
 
Tinkercad
All kinds of making.
 
Cbeebies Radio
Listening activities for the younger ones.
 
Nature Detectives
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!
 
British Council
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.
 
Geography Games
Geography gaming!
 
Blue Peter Badges
If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.
 
Toy Theater
Educational online games
 
DK Find Out
Activities and quizzes
 
Twinkl
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.
 
National Science and Media Museum- Games and activities

Daily virtual phonics lessons for children

From Monday 23rd March there wil be Read Write Inc. Phonics lessons on YouTube for children to watch at home. To find these you will need to go to https://www.youtube.com/user/OxfordEducation

They will release three short Speed Sound lessons with one of our trainers every day for the next two weeks. The films will only be available at the times below:

  • Set 1 Speed Sounds at 9.30 am and again at 12.30 pm
  • Set 2 Speed Sounds at 10.00 am and again at 1.00 pm
  • Set 3 Speed Sounds at 10.30 am and again at 1.30 pm

Please note: the films are streamed live and won’t be available at other times.

They're also releasing a film of a poem for Reception and Year 1 children to join in with at 2.00 pm every day. The poems will be available on YouTube to watch again and again. 

A great opportunity for children to learn these by heart!

Films for parents

Films for parents to help their child learn to read at home with Read Write Inc. Phonics are available on our website and YouTube channel. Please visit - https://www.ruthmiskin.com/en/find-out-more/parents/

 

 

 

Here is a free information book explaining the coronavirus to children, illustrated by Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler | Nosy Crow

https://nosycrow.com/blog/released-today-free-information-book-explaining-coronavirus-children-illustrated-gruffalo-illustrator-axel-scheffler/

Rhyme Time 

Bradford Libraries Online Stories & Rhymes Every Friday at 10am.

The Bradford Libraries Rhyme Challenge has now moved online.  Children love singing and rhymes really help with children’s communication development and reading journey.  Learn five rhymes together and gain a certificate. 

Access e-books

Enjoy reading different books at home.

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/

https://www.storylineonline.net/

https://www.getepic.com/

 

David Walliams
Lots of fun activities linked to his amazing books.
World Book Online have just made their fabulous collection of over 3,000 ebooks and audiobooks available for free.

 

 

 

Pobble365

Access Pobble365 – use the picture and complete one of the activities each day.

http://www.pobble365.com/

 

Power English

 https://www.pearson.com/uk/educators/schools/update-for-schools/primary-support.html

 

Once Upon a Picture

Choose a picture and follow the prompts to write about what you see.

https://www.onceuponapicture.co.uk/

 

A starter for ten

The perfect place for story starters and writing inspiration:

https://www.astarterforten.co.uk/?fbclid=IwAR2nEy-dh3jhGnWcKx1Myu_FW6tCR1ZSpCm2b_5DlQjkQiX49TeQTpaTv3Q

 

 

 

Who can learn all their times tables by summer? Click this link to test yourself:

Maths Chase

Maths Chase is a completely free site where you can quickly test your times tables.

Timestable Rockstars

Children play as their own personal rockstar as they learn to recall times tables instantly.

Children have their logins from school.

Mathletics

Mathletics allows children to compete with others around the globe as they learn to work through problems at speed.

Children have their logins from school.

Hit the Button

Play the games on ‘Hit the Button’.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

Arithmetic (Daily 10)

Go onto the ‘Daily 10’ website and answer the 10 questions on your chosen area.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/daily10

Maths 4 Kids

Access the Maths 4 Kids videos on Youtube for great explanations of key maths skills.

White Rose Maths
There is a daily video lesson plus worksheet to complete, from Early Years through to Year 8. Available here 
https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/ 
 
There's also a daily online session from 10am - 11am where you can interact on Facebook and Twitter or email mathshelp@whiterosemaths.com with questions and share solutions. Great to keep children engaged and involved in maths.
 
Prodigy Maths
Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.
 

Ramadan Stories and Activities

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The Artful Parent
Good, free art activities 
 
Online sketch books

https://www.accessart.org.uk/sketchbooks-an-online-course-for-children-families-parents-teachers/

 Red Ted Art

Easy arts and crafts for little ones
 
The Imagination Tree
Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.

 

 Draw like David Hockney

Easter crafts

More Easter crafts from Bradford Cathedral

Bradford Arts Coordinator, Tony Bullock, has created a range of online resources and activities that can be used in school and at home during the current situation. Click the links to find out more:

  https://www.bradfordmusiconline.co.uk/site/schools/visual-arts/

 

We also have a range of musical resources available on https://www.bradfordmusiconline.co.uk/site/for-teachers-schools/

 Sing Up at home

Listen-Sing-Challenge

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Resources and support information specifically aimed at children with special needs and disabilities.

Autism Education Trust Support for children and families with Autism

Support for children with additional needs

Mental well being for SEND children

 A range of resources for SEND children

 

Inclusive Teach.com

 

UCL Learning Resources 

Free Clicker at home

 

Bradford Schools Online also has resources to help with your children at home

Autism

Cognition and Learning

Early Years

Social Emotional and Mental Health

 

Sites Recommended by the DFE

Brain Parade

HelpKidzLearn

Visuals2go

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