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Thinkuknow: keeping your child safe online while they are off school
Thinkuknow is the national online safety education programme from CEOP, the online child protection command of the National Crime Agency.
Thinkuknow helps parents, carers, teachers and others keep children safe online, offering learning activities, advice and support for children and young people aged 4-18 and their families.
While school is closed, click here to go to the thinkyouknow website or download the file at the bottom of the page for more information.
Twinkl have created home learning and school closure packs, all free.
* We have requested school membership to Pearson, when confirmation is recieved this will be updated*
Code.Org are continuing their free access to online coding resources, and also a weekly webcast where their team will teach children at home while school is closed including a weekly challenge to engage students of all abilities.
The following list may also be useful:
As you all know we use RWInc phonics in school and over on their Facebook page speed sounds lessons will be aired live taught by specific RWInc trainers. The films will show at the times below and be available for 24 hours.
- Set 1 Speed Sounds at 9.30 am
- Set 2 Speed Sounds at 10.00 am
- Set 3 Speed Sounds at 10.30 am
These may be useful for your child to revise the sounds we have learnt in school and you will also be able to see how we teach it!
Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level.
(Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it's mostly common material.)
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.
Creative computer programming
All sorts of engaging educational videos
National Geographic Kids
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.
Learn languages for free. Web or app.
Free science lessons
The Kids Should See This
Wide range of cool educational videos
Science awards you can complete from home.
Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online.
Paw Print Badges
Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.
STEM Rolls Royce Learning Activity:
All kinds of making.
Listening activities for the younger children.
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!
Resources for English language learning
Oxford Owl for Home
Lots of free resources for Primary age
Big History Project
Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.
Blue Peter Badges
If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.
The Artful Parent
Good, free art activities
Red Ted Art
Easy arts and crafts for little ones
The Imagination Tree
Creative art and craft activities for the very youngest.