Additional Online Resources Across All Subjects
LGFL – lots of resources can be accessed and in the event of closures most of these resources will be accessible without a login. Search by subject or key stage. as some resources are designed to be teacher led, a new filter has been added in the subject drop down menu, allowing you to select an option for Home Learning. You can also use key stage drop down to highlight resources that are age appropriate for home learning.
Twinkl – free instant access to interactive activities, resource packs, PowerPoints, and worksheets across the whole curriculum. Go to https://www.twinkl.co.uk/offer and enter the code UKTWINKLHELPS and then visit the Parents Hub.
TTS – have put together free EYFS, KS1 and KS2 Learning packs
Topmarks – interactive games and resources across the curriculum
Newsround – keep up to date with the latest news
Classroom Secrets – downloadable packs for every year group
Brain Pop – lots of games and activities to support all subjects
BBC Bitesize – Primary school online lessons
BBC Radio – fantastic resources to listen to
PlanBee – sign up to get resources to support learning across the curriculum
Moments A day – take the 30 day creativity challenge
Premier League Primary Stars – learn across the curriculum with some well-known faces
Toy Theater – educational games across the curriculum
Dorling Kindersley Find Out – got a question? you can probably find the answer out here!
20 Virtual Trips – from aquariums to zoos!
Explore the world with Horniman Museum
NRICH – Click on the primary hub to access math’s problem solving activities for children.
Topmarks – Daily Ten and other math’s games
Math’s Playground – Interactive math’s games
ICT Games – Interactive math’s games
CrickWeb – interactive cross curricular activities
Math’s Frame – Hundreds of math’s games
Sumdog – Online games and activities – all free of charge at the moment.
Emile – online math’s activities
The Maths Factor – Free online math’s lessons from Carol Vordeman
Lego Maths – See how much you can learn with the simple Lego brick!
White Rose Maths – Math’s for every year group
My Money – Resources to support using money from Young Enterprise
Join the Maths World Cup
Teach your monster to read – Suitable for children from Nursery, Reception and KS1
Authorfy– Masterclasses with authors and creative writing activities
First News ihub – KS2 children have logins for this – access reading comprehension activities with instant marking and feedback
ICT Games – reading, handwriting, phonics and writing activities
Phonics Play – Phonics games and activities- currently free access to the whole site
Reading Zone Live – authors, writing and poetry
Oxford Owls – Free e books for children aged 3-11
Love my books – activities for children from 0-9 and links to you tube book readings.
Epic Books – free access to lots of books for children of all reading abilities
David Walliams– listen to David read a story every day
Audible– Free stories to stream in 6 languages
Teach your child to read – Free e books with guidance, (previously £47)
Reading for Pleasure – Ideas to support you to love books!
Classic Reads – Read along with some classic full length stories
Authors telling stories – listen to real authors read their books online
Roald Dahl – activities – Exciting things to do indoors with all of your favourite characters
Harry Potter at home – Bring the magic of Hogwarts to your front room
Go on a Bear Hunt with Michael Rosen
Discovering Books– Learn to draw the Gruffalo, create a miniature book and make a talking animal
Talk for Writing – units for every year group.. Easy to follow, fun to do
LitFilmFest – films made by children for children
Books Trust – fun at home with authors and illustrators
Globe TV – treat yourself to a little Shakespeare…
Spelling Frame – Learn and practice spelling rules
First News – free downloadable newspapers (Links with ihub for KS2)
500 word story writing competition – If you could go absolutely anywhere, where would that be and why?
Dance-mat Typing skills –this is a great opportunity for children to improve their typing skills.
Code Club – self-led coding projects using Scratch or HTML/CSS projects for KS2.
Scratch – children can watch the tutorials and practice their skills. They can set up their own accounts with parental permission. For KS1 we recommend Scratch Junior which is a free app on iPads and tablets (but not PC’s yet). You can view these free tutorials and activities to get you started.
Learn to code and more with rapberry Pi – (parents guides and support here too!)
ThinkuKnow – a great website to work through age appropriate online safety activities with your children with Home Activity packs and parents’ guides updated fortnightly.
BBC Own It! – Useful advice and games for children
NFU Education – Science and STEM Resources
Plants and growing food – Find out more about where our food comes from
Watch Animals – LIVE from Edinburgh zoo. (Penguins, pandas, tigers and koalas)
Find out about space – all of NASA’s resources are now free to look at
More Animals – this time feeds from Australian zoos
Primary Science Resources – ideas for all National Curriculum topics
Zoo School! – Join educators from London Zoo for games, activities and live tours!
National Geographic Kids – games, competitions and interesting fact files.
Fieldwork Lessons – live online with downloadable supports
Kew Gardens virtual tour – See a whole world of wonders from your sofa!
Weather Experiments – from the Met Office
British Museum – Take a trip round the British museum and see presentations.
How has life changed within living memory – Learn History with Mr T
Live History lesson from a WW2 Bunker – (needs Facebook access)
Draw with Rob – Learn some amazing drawing techniques a step at a time
Visit the Picasso Exhibition at the Royal Academy
Draw with John – Simple tutorials to improve your art skills
Have a go at some Paper Crafts
Music from the Royal Albert Hall – see what’s going on for free!
Have a singsong – with words and music – updated weekly!
Mindful Monsters – Magical family moments
Looking after ourselves at home – information and support from Cues-Ed who have worked at Elfrida before.
Active Activities! – Aim for 60 minutes of activity each day….
BBC Supermovers – great ideas for learning whilst keeping your children active.
Cosmic Kids – yoga and mindfulness fun for children
Joe Wicks body Coach – online PE lessons at 9am
Go Noodle – movement and mindfulness for the whole family
10 Minute Movers – simple and quick activities to keep active
Change4Life – reasons to get moving…!
5 a day fitness – Use the Username EPS3 and the password O1Puzkq1
Easy sports activities – Download and give them a go
Kindness Teaching Resources – from the Red Cross