Please find on this temporary page relevant up to date information and guidance around COVID 19 Coronavirus in relation to schools. We aim to keep all of our parents/carers up to date.
You will also find
The school has set up a dedicated email to support parents/carers through this difficult time. Email about any queries you have. A member of staff will respond to you asap. The email is firstname.lastname@example.org
Look out for the learning pack overviews. These have been designed to support parents/carers when home learning. They provide guidance for the tasks set and tell you which resources to use to support with these.
Online resources list to support home learning
FREE online education resources. The school has not visited all of these sites so cannot confirm their appropriateness but we are confident that you will find materials and activities for children in any age range.
This blog has loads of links to websites with activities for your children to do.
Downloadable, free learning packs
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.
Oxford Owl for Home
Lots of free resources for Primary age
Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it's mostly common material.
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.
Free to access 100s of courses, only pay to upgrade if you need a certificate in your name (own account from age 14+ but younger learners can use a parent account).
For those revising at GCSE or A level. Tons of free revision content. Paid access to higher level material.
Free taster courses aimed at those considering Open University but everyone can access it. Adult level, but some e.g. nature and environment courses could well be of interest to young people.
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.
Creative computer programming
All sorts of engaging educational videos
National Geographic Kids
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.
Learn languages for free. Web or app.
Free science lessons
The Kids Should See This
Wide range of cool educational videos
You Tube videos on many subjects
Crash Course Kids
As above for a younger audience
Science awards you can complete from home.
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.
All kinds of making.
Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.
Listening activities for the younger ones.
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!
Resources for English language learning
Big History Project
Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.
Blue Peter Badges
If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.
The Artful Parent
Good, free art activities
Red Ted Art
Easy arts and crafts for little ones
The Imagination Tree
Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.
Educational online games
DK Find Out
Activities and quizzes
The Maths Factor
Carol Vorderman's maths website
The Great Indoors
An array of creative, educational activities to be completed indoors
Mr P's Home Help
A whole host of links to daily learning, educational apps and websites.