These pages contain resources for pupils to support their learning while they they are not in school.
The links below will allow you to access free on-line resources and support for your work.
The links to the right of this page will give you access to work created by staff for pupils during the forced school closure.
All of the work is available in PDF format. Free access to PDF files is available as standard on most IT systems and phones; further information about free PDF readers is available here
Cambridgeshire County Council have now provided a useful homelearning support website which has links to lots of useful activities and homelearning support. This can be found here.
Useful resources to support parents and carers to keep their children safe online:
Thinkuknow provides advice from the National Crime Agency (NCA) on staying safe online
Parent info is a collaboration between Parentzone and the NCA providing support and guidance for parents from leading experts and organisations
Childnet offers a toolkit to support parents and carers of children of any age to start discussions about their online life, to set boundaries around online behaviour and technology use, and to find out where to get more help and support
Internet matters provides age-specific online safety checklists, guides on how to set parental controls on a range of devices, and a host of practical tips to help children get the most out of their digital world
London Grid for Learning has support for parents and carers to keep their children safe online, including tips to keep primary aged children safe online
Net-aware has support for parents and carers from the NSPCC, including a guide to social networks, apps and games
Let’s Talk About It has advice for parents and carers to keep children safe from online radicalisation
UK Safer Internet Centre has tips, advice, guides and other resources to help keep children safe online, including parental controls offered by home internet providers and safety tools on social networks and other online services
Primary Pupils Resources
1. The National Geographic
The National Geographic website is full to the brim with a vast amount of information on a whole host of subject areas including the environment, space, animals and even world music. A huge variety of photography is also available and would be great to help with projects and presentations. It’s the perfect resource for your kids if they are interested in all things science and want to learn more about the world that surrounds them.
2. NASA For Kids
Space buffs are sure to love the NASA for kids website. There is loads of information for children of all ages, with footage from Mars and the International Space Station to interviews with astronauts alongside all the latest news about the most recent space launches and developments. What’s even better is the large variety of games and craft activities younger children get to choose from. They can learn at the same time as having fun- it’s a win win!
3. BBC Primary School
The BBC’s primary school website is an ideal learning resource for children ages 4-11 years old. What’s great about this website is that it breaks down the curriculum topic by topic, offering a variety of different ways to learn about them. From languages and literacy to history and PSHE- this site really does cover everything!
4. Natural History Museum
Most major museums have children’s sections on their websites, and this one is definitely one of the most interactive ones out there. There are games and fact files linked with current exhibitions, which makes the information relevant and up-to-date. Alongside this children can virtually visit the museums via the ‘Antcam’ and ‘Flesh eating beetlecam’- cool or what? A brilliant educational resource!
5. Brain Pop
The amount of educational resources on Brain Pop is super impressive, with topics covering everything from science and English to health and art. There are loads of games and activities to choose from that are all guaranteed to help your kids learn at the same time as having fun. It’s a fantastic website to use if your child wants to go over a couple of topics at once.
6. BBC Bitsize
KS2 curriculum resources for all subjects
Nrich is a brilliant website packed with problem solving activities created by Cambridge university mathematicians. First you’ll need to find a problem that you find interesting. Read the problem together with your child making sure you discuss the getting started tab. Allow time for your child to get stuck - this is an important part of problem solving and where most learning takes place. Rich learning will have taken place even when a satisfactory conclusion to a problem hasn’t been reached.
Literacy and Maths resources and activities. Find a video that both you and your child agree looks interesting, fun and exciting. Watch the video and discuss it. Next choose a writing task from the list below the video for your child to complete. You may like to write your own as well and compare your writing with your child’s afterwards.
A primary website with resources, games and competitions.
10. Top Marks
Lots of Maths problem solving games.
1. BBC Bitesize
A resource for all subjects for KS3 and KS4.
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A resource containing links to many revision materials, exam questions and videos.
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