Home Learning During School Closure

Your children will all have a pack which will have been given to them on Friday 20th March. The work contained in this along with reading books should be sufficient until the Easter holidays. We will then via this webpage send further information home as necessary.

Below are some links which you may find useful to support your child's learning at home.

Childrens booklet explaining Coronavirus

- twinkl.co.uk - You need to create a new account with username and password then use offer code PARENTSTWINKLHELPS. The website has sections of which one is KS1, which are then broken down into subject area. There are plenty of free activities for your child to have a go at.

https://resource-bank.scholastic.co.uk/resources/439122

https://resource-bank.scholastic.co.uk/resources/439121

 Stories to Listen to and watch

Elevenses with David Walliams - every day at 11 am David will be reading a 20 minute story aloud for the children to listen to. There are also activities and resource packs on the website. https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com

- www.roalddahl.com/things-to-do-indoors

The voice of Olaf,  Josh Gad, is live streaming him reading a childrens' book each evening on Twitter. You can find the link and previous ones at #GadBookClub

You can look up Oxford Owl Story Time on Youtube and let the children watch authors reading aloud.

 

English and Reading

Use the log on shown on the website - Username: march20 Password: home at

https://new.phonicsplay.co.uk/

and

 http://www.phonicsplaycomics.co.uk/

 www.oxfordowl.co.uk If you join you can access free e-books and resources.

https://www.teachyourmonstertoread.com/ Covers everything from letters and sounds to reading full sentence - recently free on app stores

https://www.ictgames.com/mobilePage/literacy.html

 

Maths

 We follow the White Rose Maths scheme of learning – They are currently populating with a range Maths resources. These include How to videos, Resource worksheets and answers. https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/  This is a growing resource.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/shows/numberblocks

https://www.ictgames.com/mobilePage/index.html

https://www.themathsfactor.com/ - during this period the usual fee has been waived so you can access the resources for free.

Science and The World

The link below has some fun activities you can do with your child using basic resources at home-https://learning-resources.sciencemuseum.org.uk/resources/?keystage=ks1

Facts, activities and games at: https://www.natgeokids.com

https://www.chesterzoo.co.org/our-zoo/animals/ - pictures and facts about all the animals at the zoo

Steve Backshall is doing live Q&As on his Youtube channel and Facebook at 09.30 - answering questions on wildlife, biology, geography, conservation and exploration.

Physical Activity

Please follow the link here to access real p.e - the PE scheme we are to be following in school for way be be active.

 - Energise the kids (& families) to get active, bounce around and have fun every day with Joe Wicks!

Oti Mabuse – Dance classes Strictly Come Dancing star Oti Mabuse is hosting free online dance classes for children and adults alike, to make sure people are still moving despite being in lockdown. She and Marius Lepure have been sharing videos on her YouTube channel teaching routines to Strictly-inspired dances to help fans learn a new skill while they are at home. The kids’ class airs at 11.30am while the adult version is at 7.30pm, so parents and their children can both enjoy learning to dance while staying in.


Read more: https://metro.co.uk/2020/03/24/joe-wicks-bear-grylls-david-walliams-keep-kids-entertained-coronavirus-lockdown-12450091/?ito=cbshare

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 Oti Mabuse -Strictly dancer is giving online dance classes at 11.30 and adults at 7.30 so parents and children can learn to dance whilst staying in.

Mabuse’s kids dance classes are being streamed to her Facebook, Instagram and YouTube accounts at 11:30am every day until at least 30th March.

The classes are saved onto Mabuse’s YouTube page after the livestream has finished, so they can still be enjoyed even if you aren’t available at the exact start time.

Oti Mabuse – Dance classes Strictly Come Dancing star Oti Mabuse is hosting free online dance classes for children and adults alike, to make sure people are still moving despite being in lockdown. She and Marius Lepure have been sharing videos on her YouTube channel teaching routines to Strictly-inspired dances to help fans learn a new skill while they are at home. The kids’ class airs at 11.30am while the adult version is at 7.30pm, so parents and their children can both enjoy learning to dance while staying in.


Read more: https://metro.co.uk/2020/03/24/joe-wicks-bear-grylls-david-walliams-keep-kids-entertained-coronavirus-lockdown-12450091/?ito=cbshare

Twitter: https://twitter.com/MetroUK | Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MetroUK/

Music

 If your child is missing singing and fancies singing and learning some of the songs we sing at school at home  'Out of the Ark Music @Home' is a great resource and can be found at: 

https://www.outoftheark.co.uk/ootam-at-home/ 

Mylene Klass is giving music lessons and tips - twice a week but you can access the footage any time via her YouTube account.

 

Art

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/makes

General Fun!

 https://www.spreadthehappiness.co.uk/product/100-things-to-do-indoors/

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/grownups/things-to-do-indoors-with-your-children?collection=have-fun-at-home

Why not do some baking at home (if you have the ingredients!) https://www.bbc.co.uk/food/collections/baking_with_children