Audible - listen to books, there's a massive selection of books to listen to and Amazon are offering them for free to children.
Literacy Shed - free resources/workbooks for KS1 and KS2
Phonics Play - Free resources and activities
Oxford Reading books - get electronic versions of books including the Biff & Chip reading books
Collins Books online - Free resources using this login; Username: email@example.com Password: Parents20!
KS2 BBC Bitesize
The Maths Factor - Let Carol teach your child Maths during this difficult period. Age 4-12 years. Matched to the National Curriculum
Maths - Master the curriculum
NCETM online lesson videos - Delivered by Mastery Specialists using our Mastery Materials, the first week's worth of these online short lessons are available now.
Dig1t Games: You can find all our free resources at: https://dig1t.com/game-resources/
Addition & Subtraction:
Multiplication & Division:
SCIENCE and NATURE
NASA at home - Let NASA bring the universe into your home
STEM Learning - Primary Science activities at home
World Geography - lots of geography quizzes and games - Year 2 children need to know the 7 continents and the 5 oceans but this site has much more than this so use it to enhance your knowledge of the world!
Geography & Environmental Studies with Steve Backshall - Streamed at 9.30am, every Wednesday
Bring the wild into your living room with naturalist and TV presenter Steve Backshall! He'll be answering all of your burning questions about animals, conservation and the environment with his live Q&A broadcast across YouTube.
Science with Maddie Moate and Greg Foot - Streamed at 11am, daily
Join Maddie Moate from CBeebies' Do You Know every day for a science lesson with a twist, all from the comfort of your own home! Let's Go Live features quirky garden activities, craft ideas and plenty of fun facts to keep little brains busy.
Chester Zoo - The virtual zoo! Re-watch the video on their website (via youtube)
Edinburgh Zoo - watch pandas, rock hopper penguins, koalas and tigers.
Folly Farm - this site has barn and zoo animals including tigers, giraffes and penguins.
San Diego Zoo - a world-renowned zoo where you can view
Dublin Zoo - this zoo has elephants, giraffes, zebras, rhinos and penguins to view!
Monterey Bay Aquarium - LOADS of webcams including jellyfish, sea otters, turtles and SHARKS!
Seaworld, Orlando - including a virtual rollercoaster ride!
Weekly Assembly via The Oak National Academy - Every Thursday at 11am, previous Assembly videos are also available to view
Growing at Home Together - resources from Gloucester Diocese
RE lessons you can do at home
Daily School Podcast - for your heart and mind
Simply Collective Worship - For this summer term we have created a free KS2 resource that will provide a terms’ worth of Religious Education designed specifically for Distance Learning.
History with Dan Snow - Access anytime - The History Guy Dan Snow is offering free access to his website History Hit for 30 days, which you can use to help stick to your history curriculum. You'll find documentaries on all things historical.
Table Tennis Lessons at home
Derby County Community Trust - The complete school sports resource from Derby County Community Trust is available here.
Free dance lessons by Oti Mabuse (from Strictly) - every day from 11:30am (for children) plus beginners dance lesson for the whole family at 7:30pm
Cosmic Yoga! - Youtube Yoga, mindfulness and relaxation designed specially for kids aged 3+, used in schools and homes all over the world
Go Noodle – https://www.gonoodle.com/ Movement and mindfulness
Supermovers – https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers - Active learning opportunities. A great learning resource to keep working on spellings, times table and other curriculum areas
Sport England – https://www.sportengland.org/news/how-stay-active-while-youre-home Lots of further links and ideas to stay active whilst you’re at home
Disney – Wake Up Shake Up – https://www.nhs.uk/10-minute-shake-up/shake-ups - Short games to keep children active
Disney Dance along - https://www.thisgirlcan.co.uk/activities/disney-workouts/
Drawing with Rob - Online drawing tutorials with Rob Biddulph
Virtual Tours of Museums around the world!
Tate Kids has loads of activity ideas, information about famous artists, online games and quizzes and more
FROM OUR MUSIC TEACHER, ROSIE - The theatre company I work with, Red Earth Theatre, have created an amazing programme for Deaf and hearing families, and are holding a variety of live and recorded interactive workshops free of charge via zoom and youtube, covering a range of activities such as songwriting, theatre design, playmaking and mindfulness, with some of the top practitioners in the theatre business, and all between 15&20 mins long and will be suitable for everyone to get involved with! We will be using their next show 'The Red Tree' as a basis for the sessions, which is an amazing and beautiful picture book by Shaun Tan!!
Kids Singing at Home
Collins - Completely free resources for teachers and parents until 31st August. The link for parents is: collins.co.uk/learnathome (click on ‘Free Children’s Song bank’ box).
FOR THE GROWN UPS & CHILDREN!
The National Theatre - streaming on Youtube every Thursday evening at 7pm :)
Food Tech with Jamie Oliver - Streamed at 5.30pm, daily
Chef Jamie Oliver is releasing new episodes every day of his Keep Cooking and Carry On series on Channel 4, focusing on how to make the most of what you've already got in the kitchen. Plus, Jamie's 9-year-old son Buddy, has an entire playlist on YouTube dedicated to kid-friendly cooking that you can join in with.
Home Economics with Theo Michaels - Streamed at 4pm, Monday and Wednesday. Join Masterchef semi-finalist and TV chef Theo in a live family-friendly cook-along as you create something delicious from your cupboards. He usually posts the ingredients you'll need on his website beforehand, so you can check you have it all ready.
Safe+Sound - On Wednesday 6th May at 10am we are proud to launch our new Safe+Sound programme. This will be a weekly programme with partners providing workshops for children who are currently educating at home. It will run for 12 weeks with new content, and different partners getting involved every week.
The link to the platform delivering our Safe+Sound programme is https://learnliveuk.com/safesound/
Each week will have live chat, several workshops and a quiz – all aimed at helping children keep themselves, their families and their carers Safe+Sound in these extraordinary times.
Twinkl - an education website who are offering their resources for free during this time. There a variety of resources on here to support all subjects. Just use the code - UKTWINKLHELPS
Google Arts & Culture - MASSIVE resource for learning about Museums, art, space, inventors etc etc
Twinkl water safety resources: https://www.twinkl.co.uk/search?term=water+safety
STA Junior Lifeguard Academy notes and worksheets: https://www.sta.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/Health-and-Wellbeing-Booklet.pdf
Canals and Rivers Trust resources: https://canalrivertrust.org.uk/explorers/learning-from-home/water-safety
Swim England water safety resource and teaching notes: https://www.swimming.org/schools/resource-pack/