Here are some great websites to keep you busy and your brains ticking! The resources below can be used at home to support your child’s learning.
- https://www.topmarks.co.uk/ – huge treasure trove of activities that cover a whole range of subjects. Also holds links to games etc that are hosted by other sites.
- http://www.pobble365.com/ – a new picture is shared each day to provoke discussion, debate or writing ideas.
- https://www.twinkl.co.uk/ – a huge range of different subjects and focuses, arguably the best host of any resource you could need. Have offered a free account in the result of school closures.
- https://www.weareteachers.com/free-online-learning-resources/ – lots of specific links to different sites that offer free resources or learning platforms.
- https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize – huge range of different resources and information broken down into Key Stages and year groups.
- https://tpet.co.uk/ – free online resource packs.
- https://www.tts-group.co.uk/home+learning+activities.html – free online home workbooks
- https://parallel.org.uk/ – free online maths problems, more focussed at older children.
- https://mathsticks.com/my/ – online resources and print offs with specifically broken down key stage focuses.
- https://www.literacyshed.com/home.html – a large range of free videos and short films that are then supported by questions and tasks underneath.
- https://masterthecurriculum.co.uk/ – free online range of activities broken down into year groups and levels including Greater Depth
- https://www.childrensuniversity.manchester.ac.uk/learning-activities/science/ – lots of science subject areas covered with resources specifically designed for primary age children. (Other subjects are also available on this site).
- https://groweatgift.com/2017/06/14/30-ways-to-go-wild-with-science/ – lots of different and fun science activities you can do in the house or garden
- https://spellingframe.co.uk/ – spelling activities with specialist resources for each year group.
- https://subscribe.firstnews.co.uk/free-downloadable-issue/ – free online digital download of a specialist children’s newspaper.
- http://myths.e2bn.org/mythsandlegends/ – vast online store of animated comic strips tracking legends and myths from across the world.
- https://thereadingrealm.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/The-Nature-and-Animal-Realm-1.pdf – downloadable reading activity pack.
- https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/ – free online books – brilliant if you can’t get to the library