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English

Oxford Owl 

 Educational resources and free ebooks to support children’s learning, both at home and at school.

Phonics Play

Free resources to help develop reading skills.

Get Epic
Digital library

World Of David Williams

Free audio stories from the Worlds Worst Children Collection

Nessy

Designed to help students of all abilities learn to read, write, spell

Purple Mash

An exciting mash-up of curriculum focused activities, creative tools, programs and games to support and inspire creative learning

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Literacy Trust

Free reading and writing resources, audiobooks, videos, competitions and reading challenges.

Singing Hands

Supports development of communication through music, songs, games & activities.

Audible Stories

Children of all ages can listen to hundreds of Audible audio titles

2000AD

A British Institution and create incredible sci-fi and fantasy comics featuring the likes of Judge Dredd. Since the virus, they are offering you 480 pages of free comics for you to read at home in exchange for signing up to their email newsletter.

Libraries

If you click here you can see some of the awesome digital content. These are really young people friendly and include apps where you can access graphic novels, comics, monthly magazines etc. You can also use your membership to download books and audiobook.

Bug Club

Reading and phonics scheme

Free language learning for 3 months

Spelling animations, quizzes and puzzles to improve literacy skills

Maths

Prodigy Game

Game based learning to support students maths skills

Sumdog

A way for children to practice math skills while playing fun, math-related games

Coolmath4kids

A brain-training site, for everyone, where logic & thinking meets fun & games.

BBC Skillswise

An exciting collection of resources designed to improve your maths

Natwest Money Sense

Fun activities, games and resources that help teach children about money at home, as well as in schools.

Watch maths videos, play games and practise your maths.

Science

Explorify

Creative Science activities

Science Fun

Science experiments you can do at home

Ducksters

A fun and educational science website

NASA

A games-based website that stimulates children's interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics

ICT

Senswitcher

Designed to help teach early ICT skills

 

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CEOP Online Safety Packs - 15 minute activities

you can do with your child to support their online safety

Hour Of Code

An introduction to computer science and computer programming

Unity

A Platform that allows you to learn how to make your own video games  - 3 month subscription free

Minecraft

Minecraft Digital lessons

Games

sticking with Google Maps, there are loads of fun games using the site. Geo Awesomeness lists the top ten here

PSHE & Citizenship

True Tube

free resources for RE, PSHE and Citizenship

Meditation

Allure have printed the 11 best apps to help you mediate and relieve stress. Be aware some are not free although they do offer free trials

Thrive

Food Tech

BBC Good Food

Baking ideas and recipes

Cross Curricular

Physical Education

Useful Educational Resources

Humanities

Museums, galleries and more

Free tour online of some of the top museums and galleries in the world

Zoos and Aquariums

A list of zoos and aquariums you can watch live