Please find below useful resources and packs for parents to use during school closures.
BBC Bitesize – Learning resources for adults, children, parents and teachers organised by subject.
Letters and Sounds – free phonics resources published by the Department for Education and Skills (Introduction, Resources, Games)
The Literacy Shed – high quality films and animations that can be used in the primary classroom to enhance the teaching of
Doorway Online – interactive and accessible learning with a collection of free and highly accessible educational games that learners will find easy to use independently.
Hit the button! – quick fire maths practice for 5-11 year olds
IXL Learning – At-home learning with IXL. IXL is here to support students, parents and educators through school closures and beyond. From implementation guides to parent communication strategies, IXL has everything you need to keep students learning from home (for students from Reception to Year 13).
Widgit Online – subscribe to widget online for £5 a month with free 21-day trial available – create, print, share and translate symbol materials online; access to Communicate in Print symbol software to make your own visual support cards, timetables, charts and worksheets. Access to hundreds of templates for schedules, worksheets, books, etc.
Phonics Hero – Supercharge children’s reading and spelling with the world’s largest Synthetic Phonics program (free 7 day trial).