Educating Home – some helpful resources picked by our staff
We’ve selected a few resources that we think you may find helpful. Have a browse!
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Listen to audio books online for free. No account required. Click here.
Read an e-book from the Oxford Owl library. Sign up to create a free parent account and gain access to over 100 free e-Books. Click here.
Play a game on PhonicsPlay. Sign in for free: Username: march20 Password: home. Click here.
Year 1 and 2 Daily Dollop of Maths YouTube videos created for Home Learning. Free. Click here.
Prodigy – engaging maths game for Year 1 to 6. “Like Pokemon with maths!” Free to create an account and play but some in app purchases/ upgrades promoted. Click here.
Oxford Owl Maths Games, activities and videos. Sign up to create a free parent account. Click here.
Carol Vorderman’s Maths Factor is now FREE! Create an account and unlock a daily maths session for your child. For ages 4-12. Click here.
Support and Advice
Three Good Things – a happiness journal. Free from app store. Click here
ELSA support. Calming colouring, self –regulation activities and support materials. Social stories to support and explain Coronavirus, social distancing and school closures for children. Click here
Childline Calm Zone. Relaxation exercises, videos and activities to help calm anxieties, lift your mood and distract from stressful situations. Click here.
Our Classroom Resources
Year R Resources
Letter families to support the development of cursive handwriting.