At our school, we believe in supporting children to become independent learners both at home and in school. Below is a list of websites to help make the best of home learning.

Websites to support homework and general learning

https://www.topmarks.co.uk

Well designed and good fun reference site for all those homework queries

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/

Hundreds of pages of easy to read information and facts on many homework topics and support for English and maths.

http://www.crickweb.co.uk

Good website for a wide range of subjects and general info about education

https://www.bbc.com/bitesize/levels/zvbc87h

General support for areas across the curriculum with age appropriate games to support your child’s learning

Websites to support reading

http://www.readingmatters.co.uk/

Reading Matters is about books and ideas for children and teenagers who are keen to choose their own books. There is an interactive book finder form as well as lists of books and authors.

https://readingzone.com/index.php?zone=cz

Information on children?s books and authors including new books, extracts, reviews, interviews and competitions.,

https://www.lovereading4kids.co.uk/#kidszone

Book recommendations for all ages

https://www.lovereading4kids.co.uk/genre/dys/Super-readable-Dyslexia-friendly.html

Direct link to selection of titles specifically written to help dyslexic readers

https://www.lovereading4kids.co.uk/genre/rel/Reluctant-Readers.html

Direct link to selection of titles specifically chosen to engage children who aren’t enthusiastic to read

 

Websites to support phonics

http://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/5-7-years/letters-and-sounds

http://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/

 

Websites to support times tables

http://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/times-tables

http://www.teachingtables.co.uk/

 

Websites to support maths fluency

http://www.arcademics.com/

 

Websites to support computing

http://code.org/

http://scratch.mit.edu/

http://https://www.codeclubprojects.org/en-GB/

 

Websites for general interest and amazing facts and information (particularly science, geography and history)

https://www.nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html

There is information for children of all ages, with footage from Mars and the International Space Station, interviews with astronauts and news on the latest launches. There are also games and craft activities for younger children.

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

 

Websites to support cooking and learning about food

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/shows/i-can-cook

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/shows/my-world-kitchen

 

Websites for games and fun activities

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies

Website with lots of games, information and age appropriate TV shows to watch

http://m.seussville.com/games.html

A celebration of all things Cat In The Hat.

https://www.funology.com

Lots of fun things to do including jokes and riddles, wacky facts, magic tricks, yummy recipes and weird science.,

http://www.show.me.uk

Show me has games and fun activities and ideas for places to go for children

https://switchzoo.com/

Games all based on animals