Here are a collection of videos we have uploaded to our YouTube channel with stories, songs and activities for your children while you are learning from home. Please keep coming back, more content will be appearing very soon!
Dear Zoo & Art Activity - written by Rod Campbell and read for you by Kingfishers teacher Georgia. There is also a fun art activity at the end if you are feeling creative!
A Squash and a Squeeze - written and illustrated by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, creators of The Gruffalo. Read for you by our very own Head of Secondary Liz.
In Wibbly's Garden - Hedgehogs class teacher Sam, reading "In Wibbly's Garden" written by Mick Inkpen.
Oi Frog - Another story from Liz, "Oi Frog" written by Kes Gray
Oliver's Vegetables - written by Alison Bartlett and Vivian French, read for you by Ladybirds teacher Jessica.
Wonky Donkey - written by Craig S Smith and Craig Smith, read by Cook class teacher Tonianne.
Ferdinand The Bull - Science teacher Abi reads "The Story of Ferdinand" by Munro Leaf. There is a lights and shadow activity at the end of the video.
Space Tortoise - written by Ross Montgomery, read for you by Caroline from Discovery class.
The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse - written by Charlie Mackesy and read by Cook class teacher Charissa
Peter Pan (Sensory Story) - J M Barrie's classic story read & signed by Drake class teacher Suzanne
Owl Babies - written by Martin Waddell, read for you by teacher Susan from Ladybirds class
The Very Hungry Caterpillar - written by Eric Carle, with signing from Foxes teacher Tremaine
The Teddy Bears Picnic - written by Gill Guile, another story from Tremaine
Elmer's Friends - written by David McKee being read by Ducklings class teacher Kaley, includes a fun experiment
Mad About Minibeasts! - written by Giles Andreae and read by Snowdrops teacher Ashley, we hunting minibeasts!
Giraffes Can't Dance - written by Giles Andreae and read by Bluebells teacher Kate
A Crocodile for Billy - written by Chris Rhodes, read for you by David, Kestrels class teacher
The Very Hungry Caterpillar - being read and signed for you by one of our Early Years teachers Tanya
The Magical Toy Box - written by Melanie Joyce and read by Tremaine from Foxes class
The Magic Bojabi Tree - written by Dianne Hofmeyr, read for you by Emily with activities at the end
Little Rabbit Foo Foo - retold by Michael Rosen, being read by Ashley from Wildflowers
I Can Do It! - written by Tracey Corderoy and read by Tremaine
Aliens Love Underpants - written by Claire Freedman, being read by Buttercups class teacher Lorraine including a craft activity
The Three Little Pigs - sensory storytelling with teacher Teresa from Squirrels class
Doing the Animal Bop - written by Jan Ormerod, interactive story from Swallows class teacher Rachel
Once Upon A Touch - story massage for children written by Mary Atkinson and Sandra Hooper with teacher Tapiwa from Daisies class
The Paper Dolls - written by Julia Donaldson & illustrated by Rebecca Cobb, read for you by Hopper class teacher Lloyd. There is an art activity at the end of the story.
The Disgusting Sandwich - written by Gareth Edwards, read by Lloyd from Hopper class and with another activity after the story
Where The Wild Things Are - A bedtime story written by Maurice Sendak, read by Dali class teacher Aliye
The Gruffalo - written by Julia Donaldson, read and BSL signed by Sandra
Nature Trail Walk and The Train Ride story with Jess - story written by June Crebbin
Molly Mouse and the Meadow Field - written by Hopper class teacher Lloyd designed to help children that have become fearful of leaving the house due to the current situation. There is also a downloadable document for the story that can be found by clicking this link Molly Mouse Download
Little Red Riding Hood Story Sack With Jess - the classic fairy tale read by Jess from Ladybirds
The Ugly Five - written by Julia Donaldson and read by Jess
The Rainbow Fish - written by Marcus Pfister, read for you by Jess with an art activity at the end
Arts & Crafts
Fun Making Bubbles - Who wants to make bubbles? Mrs Bowerman from Robins class is making bubbles with washing up liquid, a small bottle and a sock!
Making an Alien Mask - Who can see an Alien? Learn to make an Alien Mask and sing an Alien song with Millie.
Making a Flower Print - learn how to print flowers on to fabric with Picasso teacher Amanda
Fruit Flapjacks - making flapjacks with Einstein teacher Ellie
Slime Dough Making - with Jack from Poppies class
Rainbow Splatter Pictures - with the team from Caterpillars class
Karen's Bake Off - making cheese straws with Enterprise class teacher Karen
Baking Doughnut Muffins - baking with Lynne, Butterflies class teacher
Balloon Hovercraft Tutorial - crafting with Sandra
Make a Cheesecake - with Dali class teacher Aliye
Drawing Tutorial - learn to do a portrait with one of our Deputy Principals, Dan
Shaving Foam Marbling - how to make marble effect pictures with April
Make a Fruit Smoothie with Owls class teacher Gemma
Balloon Painting - make a Hungry Caterpillar picture with Becca
Challenges and Activities
Problem Solving in Three's - Time for a challenge with Mrs Kendall from Badgers class.
Picnic Time - The Teddy Bears are having a picnic with Wrens class teacher Sam, working on maths skills.
What's In The Bag? - Song and phonics activity with Sam from Hedgehogs class
The Baked Bean Challenge - exercise activity with PE teacher Ian
An Alphabet Challenge - with teacher Claire from Pascal class
A Minibeast Hunt - with Christine, teacher in Bronte class (partially signed)
Active Aerobics - with PE teacher Ian
Yoga with George - Part 1
Yoga with George - Part 2
We're Going On A Sound Hunt - Phonics with Jessica from Ladybirds class
What's In The Bucket - Attention Autism Maths with Jessica
Flick's Caterpillar Dance - shadow dancing
Music & Songs
Somewhere Over The Rainbow - "Somewhere Over The Rainbow" from the film 'Wizard of Oz', sung for you by our Atlantis teacher Claire
On The Beach - take a virtual trip to the beach with Sarah
You've Got A Friend In Me - song from Toy Story, signed by Victoria
Mrs Bridger Smart Tuition Video 1 Woodwind - Make Time For Music have kindly created a music tuition video for us
Dough Disco - with Jess from Ladybirds Class
We'll Meet Again - classic World War 2 song signed by Karen & Carris
Mrs Bridger Smart Tuition Video 2 Flute - the second video from Make Time For Music
Lockdown - written and performed by one of our students, Thomas from Belle class
My Talking Pet - a message from Victoria
Amanda's Lockdown A-Z - with Apollo class teacher Amanda
Makaton Signing and Nursery songs - with Honeybees teacher Rachel
A Poem About School - by one of our Heads of Sixth Form, Liz
Positive Dog Training with Susan, Kitty May and Tessa - tips and techniques for training your dog
The following video has been uploaded by our Owls teacher Gemma to her own channel. It's a sensory story reading of "We"re Going On A Bear Hunt" written by Michael Rosen and illustrated by Helen Oxenbury.
Rachel’s Special Adventures channel been created by one of our TA's Rachel and has lots of singing for kids and SEN stuff.