Home Learning

Below is a link to our project based learning page. Here you will find a range of activities to support home learning, covering all aspects of the curriculum and for all age groups. The planning revolves around a theme and is updated weekly.

Hope you enjoy it! Please click the link below….

https://crossacresprimary.co.uk/clubs/project-based-learning/

 

DFE COVID19 Resources

The Department for Education has released a list of online learning resources.  Some of them are really good.  Follow the link below:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-online-education-resources/coronavirus-covid-19-list-of-online-education-resources-for-home-education

 

Phonics

The department for Education have released a 12 week Phonic Program for Reception and Year One. Please click on the link below;

 

Podcasts

We’ve also added a list of educational and thought-provoking Podcasts that your children will love.  Click on the microphone below:

 

Our Podcast - Brigstowe

Other useful Home Learning Websites:

No need to stop learning during these troubling times!  Check out the resources, lessons and tutorials, recommended by Crossacres staff:

J.K. Rowling Launches Harry Potter At Home Hub

Audible Membership: Amazon.co.uk: Books

Audible have made all of their children’s audio books available for free – click on the picture above to access them!

 

 

 

Websites for all ages!

 

https://chatterpack.net/blogs/blog/resources-list-for-home-learning – Lots of links to different educational websites here.

Learning at Home During the Coronavirus Shutdown

EYFS

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/ – Amazing sequences of maths lessons.

https://www.tts-group.co.uk/home+learning+activities.html – some good activities available for free download here.

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/ – This website is going to make all of their resources free to download.  It’s got lots of useful resources and is very widely used by teachers.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/learn – Covers every subject.

https://readingeggs.co.uk/home-learning/ – Learn to Read with Reading Eggs – Free for 30 days!

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/ – Explore the natural world.

https://www.tinkercad.com/ – Online design.

https://www.prodigygame.com/ – Maths games.

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/ – Reading.

https://www.dkfindout.com/us/ – Fantastic website for learning about everything!

http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/ – worksheets, created by teachers. 

https://www.boddlelearning.com/ – Learn maths whilst playing.

https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk – Maths and English games.

https://beanstalk.co/ – Interactive and live lessons

https://www.starfall.com/h/ – Reading and phonics resources.

 

KS1

https://www.themathsfactor.com/ – The Maths Factor with Carol Vorderman.

http://info.activedinc.com/covid – Stay fit whilst learning indoors!  This is a brilliant website that you usually have to pay for.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/ – Amazing sequences of maths lessons.

https://www.tts-group.co.uk/home+learning+activities.html – some good activities available for free download here.

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/ – This website is going to make all of their resources free to download.  It’s got lots of useful resources and is very widely used by teachers.

https://ttrockstars.com/ – All children have a log in to this website, aimed at teaching children their times tables.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/learn – Covers every subject.

https://idea.org.uk/ – Learn computing skills.

https://www.tinkercad.com/ – Online design.

https://world-geography-games.com/ – Geography Games

https://www.prodigygame.com/ – Maths games.

https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk – Maths and English games.

https://www.dkfindout.com/us/ – Fantastic website for learning about everything!

https://codeclub.org/en/ – Amazing guide to coding.

http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/ – worksheets, created by teachers. 

https://www.boddlelearning.com/ – Learn maths whilst playing.

https://funlearningforkids.com/science-activities-kids/ – Science activities and experiments.

https://play.numbots.com/?#/account/school-login-type – Use your TT Rockstars logins here.

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/support-tools/home-activity-worksheets?utm_source=Thinkuknow&utm_campaign=03cb8440df-TUK_ONLINE_SAFETY_AT_HOME_24_03_20&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_0b54505554-03cb8440df-54998049 – Downloadable Online Safety Packs

KS2

https://www.themathsfactor.com/ – The Maths Factor with Carol Vorderman.

https://www.tts-group.co.uk/home+learning+activities.html – some good activities available for free download here.

https://nrich.maths.org/fortwo – NRich Maths Investigations

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/ – Amazing sequences of maths lessons.

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/ – This website is going to make all of their resources free to download.  It’s got lots of useful resources and is very widely used by teachers.

https://www.khanacademy.org/ – Great video tutorials and on-line lessons.

https://www.science-sparks.com/science-books-for-kids-science-sparks/ – Science Investigations that use paper

Year 6 students all have access to IXL – this can be accessed at: https://uk.ixl.com 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/learn – Covers every subject.

https://www.futurelearn.com/ – lots of online courses to complete.

https://ed.ted.com/  – really interesting discussions, videos and lessons.

https://www.youtube.com/user/crashcoursekids – Science videos.

https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk – Maths and English games.

https://world-geography-games.com/ – Geography Games

https://play.numbots.com/?#/account/school-login-type – Use your TT Rockstars logins here.

https://idea.org.uk/ – Learn computing skills.

https://www.tinkercad.com/ – Online design.

https://www.prodigygame.com/ – Maths games.

https://www.dkfindout.com/us/ – Fantastic website for learning about everything!

https://codeclub.org/en/ – Amazing guide to coding.

http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/ – worksheets, created by teachers. 

https://www.duolingo.com/ – learn French!

https://www.boddlelearning.com/ – Learn maths whilst playing.

https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/parents/support-tools/home-activity-worksheets?utm_source=Thinkuknow&utm_campaign=03cb8440df-TUK_ONLINE_SAFETY_AT_HOME_24_03_20&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_0b54505554-03cb8440df-54998049 – Downloadable Online Safety Packs

 

Extra-Curricular

https://www.stokemuseums.org.uk/pmag/family-home-learning/ – The Potteries Museum Family Art and Craft Activities

https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/ – The National Trust

https://www.english-heritage.org.uk/members-area/kids/ – English Heritage

https://www.rspb.org.uk/fun-and-learning/for-kids/ – RSPB

https://www.roalddahl.com/home/kids – Roald Dahl website

https://www.nhs.uk/change4life – Stay healthy indoors.

https://www.howstuffworks.com/ – Learn about how everything works!

https://archeologie.culture.fr/lascaux/en/visit-cave/salle-taureaux – Interactive tour of the Lascaux caves in France.

https://www.nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html – Learn about space with NASA.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround – Stay up to date with the news.

Lots of great writing lessons available below:

 

Celebrity Lessons
 
9.00am – PE with Joe Wicks 
 
10.00am – Maths with Carol Vorderman 
 
11.00am – English with David Walliams 
 
12.00pm – Lunch (cooking with Jamie Oliver)
 
1.00pm – Music with Myleene Klass 
 
1.30pm – Dance with Darcey Bussel 
 
2.00pm – History with Dan Snow (free for 30-days)
 
4.00pm – Home Economics with Theo Michaels (Mon/Wed/Fri)
 
Non-daily events include: Science with Professor Brian Cox, Robin Ince & Guests
 
9.30am Wednesday 25 March – Geography with Steve Backshall