Home Learning

Secondary Home Learning Links

Here are some useful home learning links for all students in Secondary:

Rio Home Learning Project - KS3 & KS4 - Terms 5 & 6

General

www.twinkl.co.uk Twinkl are allowing free access accounts to be created for the coming month in light of the current situation
www.senteacher.org/
www.pbskids.org/ General learning games
www.busytoddler.com/2020/03/activities-for-kids-ages-8-12/
www.firstschoolyears.com/
www.primaryresources.co.uk/
www.allkidsnetwork.com/ thousands of fun kids’ activities like kids crafts, worksheets, colouring pages, printable mazes, dot to dot, hidden pictures
www.bamboolearning.com/ voice-based learning – learn through Alexa!
www.ianbean.co.uk/ free resources for children with SEN
www.helpkidzlearn.com/ collection of software for young children and those with SEN to play online
www.ictgames.com/ The games can be played on a tablet or on a desktop computer
www.learning4kids.net/list-of-sensory-play-ideas sensory play activities

English/Maths

www.senteacher.org/
www.crickweb.co.uk/Early-Years.html
www.oxfordowl.co.uk
www.topmarks.co.uk
www.activityvillage.co.uk Activity Village has a range of resources from colouring pages to written worksheets
www.youtube.com Youtube has songs that can help with both Maths and English.
www.dltk-teach.com
www.enchantedlearning.com
www.funbrain.com/

Maths

www.coolmathgames.com/
www.jigidi.com for jigsaw puzzles
www.mathblaster.com/parents/math-games
www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/3-5-years/counting
www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/ordering-and-sequencing-numbers
www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/z6vg9j6
www.snappymaths.com/
www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/kids-activities/fun-maths-games-and-activities/

English

www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/3-5-years/letters-and-sounds
www.phonicsplay.co.uk/freeIndex.htm
www.letters-and-sounds.com/phase-2-games.html
www.phonicsplay.co.uk/InteractiveResources.htm
www.phonicsplay.co.uk Phonics play is offering free subscription to parents and children at the moment. Username: march20 Password: home
www.phonicsbloom.com
www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zf2yf4j (Some phonics activities)
www.signedstories.com
www.learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/songs
www.literacyshed.com/home.html Great for storywriting stimuli
www.storylineonline.net/library/ Favourite children’s books read by famous people

Websites appropriate for all IMPACTS classes

www.learning4kids.netsory-play-ideas//list-of-sen
www.teachingmama.org/100-sensory-play-ideas
www.handsonaswegrow.com/sensory-activities-for-kids
www.messarounduk.com/messy-play-blog
www.pinterest.co.uk/pin/409757266066794467
www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/3-5-years/counting
www.splashlearn.com/counting-games
www.pbskids.org/games/abc/

Movement and Mindfulness

www.gonoodle.com/
www.freddyfit.co.uk/kids/games.php
www.positivepsychology.com/mindfulness-for-kids/
www.parentswithconfidence.com/25-mindfulness-practices-for-kids-who-cant-sit-still/

Science

www.accessmars.withgoogle.com/ Explore the surface of Mars on the Curiosity Rover
www.farmfood360.ca/ This Canadian site offers virtual tours of farms.
www.switchzoo.com/ Play games and learn about animals
www.kids.sandiegozoo.org/ The San Diego Zoo has a website just for kids with amazing videos, activities and games.
www.natgeokids.com/uk/ Great for learning about the natural sciences, including animals
www.rochesterbridgetrust.org.uk/exploring-engineering/lesson-plans/ Rochester Bridge building trust engineering activities to do at home
www.britishscienceweek.org/plan-your-activities/activity-packs/ British Science Week activity packs for age ranges under 5, 5 – 11, 11 – 14
https://www.tutortastic.co.uk/blog/homelearning Free home learning packs for school closures

Culture

www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne Travel to Paris, France, to see amazing works of art at The Louvre with this virtual field trip
www.thechinaguide.com/destination/great-wall-of-china Travel to China to have a virtual tour of the Great Wall of China
www.britishmuseum.withgoogle.com/ This iconic museum in London allows virtual visitors to tour the Great Court and discover the ancient Rosetta Stone and Egyptian mummies

Cooking

www.bbcgoodfood.com/recipes/collection/kids-cooking Great ideas for cooking at home

www.nhs.uk/Food/Swaps Change4life website (healthy eating and activities ideas, fun games)