Home Learning

School games day - only a little bit different!

Sadly this year our school games day needs to be a little bit different. For the children in school, we will be holding this on the field rather than Sandyacres and we will be competing in our zones. We will still be able to cheer each other on in the afternoon when we race against each other -  in much smaller groups! Please click here for the school games day flyer. For those of you who are home learning - we need you to join in too! Hubblebubble (one of our keyworker groups) has worked really hard with Mr Harlow to come up with ideas for you. Please click here to see these activities. Once you have completed them, send your results to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. so we can work out the scores across the different houses to see which team will be awarded the trophy this year - come on Eaglewick! 

Well being 

Childline has set up a fabulous toolbox of games and activities to support children at this time. There's also a lot of information and support for parents on this website.  https://www.childline.org.uk/toolbox/

Click here for a wellbeing activity calendar and click here for some wellbeing games.

Everybody worries - A picture book to share with your child if they are worried about the Coronavirus.   https://en.calameo.com/read/000777721945cfe5bb9cc?authid=Xu9pcOzU3TQx

 Click here to find out how you can support your child's mental health.

Heads together - If you are concerned about your own, or a family member's mental health at this time, you might find this website useful. https://www.headstogether.org.uk/coronavirus-and-your-mental-health/

Teach your child some basic first aid. https://firstaidchampions.redcross.org.uk/primary/

The book of hopes - A lovely online book to share with your children. https://literacytrust.org.uk/family-zone/9-12/book-hopes/

Wellbeing challenge - The CWMT Wellbeing Challenge is a free interactive challenge which has been adapted it for parents to do at home with their children. The idea is to encourage young people to think positively about their mental health.      https://www.cwmt.org.uk/wellbeing-challenge

Self care kit - It's really important to look after ourselves and each other at this time. Click here for a leaflet produced by Sheffield NHS, this is a useful guide to share with your children.

Coronavirus - FREE digital information book for primary school age children to help explain the coronavirus and the measures taken to control it. https://axelscheffler.com/books-for-older-children/coronavirus?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=SocialSignIn

Educational sites

Play, Enjoy, Learn - free educational resources for children and parents.  Click on the picture to access the site.Capture

 Home learning platforms - click here to see the home learning platforms we recommend.

Oak National Academy - On here you will find a number of online lessons for specific year groups.Teachers are teaching the lessons which is followed by an independent task. https://www.thenational.academy/online-classroom

BBC Bitesize daily lessons - https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons

Gov.UK - The government have produced a list of resources you can use at home, many of which are on our website. You might find it useful to have them all in one place: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-online-education-resources/coronavirus-covid-19-list-of-online-education-resources-for-home-education

Weblinks - There are so many resources available online to support your child's learning. This document has links to a number of different websites and it shows you if it is suitable for EYFS, KS1 or KS2. Please click here if you would like to download the document.

English - reading, writing and phonics

Books to read/listen to for free. https://www.lovereading4kids.co.uk/blog/most-popular-books/free-books-to-enjoy-6084?fbclid=IwAR2oHhwVCUNO5leNLoALjrQZ8C8VeSlBmB3NfD-te9DyZGHfRSNrbqzl4a4

First News - click here for the latest edition of First News - a newspaper written for children.

Writing competition, can you write something funny? https://authorfy.com/masterclasses/awritelaugh/

Story writing - make your  own story dice and start writing. Where will the dice take you?  Illustrated by Nick Sharratt.   https://www.beanstalkcharity.org.uk/make-your-own-story-dice-illustrated-by-nick-sharratt?fbclid=IwAR1rmy45qH3vzboxnxGtZvxjFNgMZ3LfGUHcf_QYZcA7eEwHpwWusK-t3wA

 Monster phonics -for free acces Username: login Password: homelearning   https://monsterphonics.com/

Phonics - PhonicsPlay www.phonicsplay.co.uk is now free to access. There is no need to set up as a new user, simply use the log in details provided on the homepage. 

Free 'Kid normal' audio book - The National Literacy Trust are teaming up with different authors - this week it is Radio 1's Greg James and his book 'Kid Normal.' You can download an audio book for free and write your own story. https://literacytrust.org.uk/family-zone/

Reading and writing - Literacy Shed + have produced some activity packs for different year groups which can be downloaded and used at home. These are really good for comprehension and to make sure the children are still reading regularly. https://www.literacyshedplus.com/en-gb/browse/free-resources 

Reading - audible have given access to hundreds of stories for your chidlren to listen to (all for free) whilst our schools are closed. https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Maths

Maths on the move - click on the year groups for a home challenge sheet: Year 1 & 2,   Year 3 & 4,   Year 5 & 6

Natwest - Money sense home learning. Activities, games and resources to teach your child about money.  https://natwest.mymoneysense.com/home/

Maths games - This is a good website for Maths games. You can choose your child's age range at the top and then search games by topic.https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/5-7-years/times-tables

 Maths games - 25 fun maths games and activities which you can do at home. https://thirdspacelearning.com/blog/fun-maths-games-activities-for-kids/?

Science

Science lessons - remote online lessons aimed at your child's year group.  https://www.stem.org.uk/remote-lessons#upcoming-lessons

STEM activities - if you're missing your science lessons you can try one of these experiments: it also has the science behind it so you can find out what is happening and why. Please click here.

Glasgow science centre https://www.glasgowsciencecentre.org/gsc-at-home

ICT

Online safety - As we are using the internet more and more, it is important to make sure the children are reminded about keeping safe online. This is a great website which has some good online safety games and home activity packs suited to your child's age.https://www.thinkuknow.co.uk/

Coding with Bill Gates. Follow this link if you're missing your computing lessons and enjoy a bit of coding. https://code.org/break?utm_source=announcement&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=code-break-2020&utm_term=episode-5&utm_content=code-break

Geography

3D Geography - A fantastic website for learning about rivers, coasts, volcanoes, weather, rinaforest etc https://www.3dgeography.co.uk/

Eco ideas - thank you to Mrs Owen who has put together a list of ideas so we can keep looking after our environment. Please click here to open the document.

DK Find out about - a good website if your child is interested in lots of different things https://www.dkfindout.com/us/  

Music

Out of the Ark - If you fancy a bit of a sing along, have  alook at this website - they suggest a new song everyday, we're sure you'll recgonise some of them! https://www.outoftheark.co.uk/ootam-at-home/?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=OOTAHOME%20Week%204&utm_content=OOTAHOME%20Week%204+Version+A+CID_3297e7a012f63bcc3f6894852f049c9d&utm_source=Email%20newsletter&utm_term=TOGETHER%20ON%20TUESDAY#tuesday4

BBC ten pieces - if you're missing your music lessons, have a look on here as this is a resource that we use at school. https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/ten-pieces

Singing - Mrs Davis has sent through some of our favourite assembly songs - why not teach your parents? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FOsX3VZrfL4&feature=youtu.be       https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEey4LZLeGw&feature=youtu.be         https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=da_LbBewte8&feature=youtu.be

Art

Draw with Rob - would you like to learn how to draw animals and different characters?   http://www.robbiddulph.com/draw-with-rob

PE 

The Body Coach will be doing a daily workout on his you tube channel every week day morning at 9am. Don't forget to join in! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAxW1XT0iEJo0TYlRfn6rYQ 

Special Educational Needs

If your child has SEN they may not be accessing some interventions and strategies that help them. Mrs Crockford has put together some suggested activities that you could do at home with your child.  Please click here if you would like to download the suggestions.

Speech, Language and Communication needs - if your child has SLCN, please follow this link to the parent portal where you can find activiites and resources to support your child at home. https://speechandlanguage.info/parents

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