Some useful websites to help with home learning and to add to the packs you already have at home
www.twinkl.co.uk/offer using the code PARENTSTWINKLHELPS
BBC Bitesize (Reception-Y6)
NSPCC information Helpline phone number 0808 8005000 Childline 08001111
Online Safety Resources and Activities
General Information for Children
Read Write Phonics Speed Sounds Set 1 – 9.30am Speed Sounds Set 2 – 10.00am Speed Sounds Set 3 – 10.30am
British Library (Reception -Y6)
Phonics Play (Reception – Year 2)
ICTGames (Reception – Y6)
www.playhooray.co.uk/blog/news/play-for-all-ages – this site has 10 practical ideas for parents
for reception and Year groups 1-6
twinkl has opened up their resources online to all schools and parents during this period of possible
school shutdown. Access to resources will be password free.
www.bbc.co.uk/tiny-happy-people/4-to-5-year-old-child-development-activities – provides
short videos on games and activities parents can engage in with their child, many of which the
children can then play on their own or with a sibling.
www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies – Numberblocks – activities for children to engage in to continue
with important number skills such as counting, number recognition, simple calculation.
www.hungrylittleminds.campaign.gov.uk – activities for children aged 0-5
www.literacytrust.org.uk chat, play read videos and activities for parents and children from 0-5
www.backyardnature.org.uk – lots of ideas for children to get involved in looking for nature in
the garden /yard. Make a bug hotel using empty cardboard boxes left in a corner, and then look to
see watch is hiding after a couple of days. Look on the internet to find out the names of the mini
beasts hiding in your garden.
Some great apps to keep your children busy. Please download the file below for the full listings.