Remote and Home Education Support

 March 2021

Remote and Home Education support 

Where a class, group or small number of pupils need to self-isolate, or there is a local lock down requiring pupils to remain at home, the DFE expects schools to have the capacity to offer immediate remote education.  

Please download the attached document which details our remote learning strategy for parents and carers or CLICK HERE

 

We have also put together a list of online educational resources to help children to learn at home.

These websites have been identified by some of the country’s leading educational experts and offer a wide range of support and resources for pupils of all ages.

The list includes subject-specific resources for:  (click to follow each link)

Individual resources cannot replace a school’s properly planned curriculum, and the resources in this list are not intended to do so.

They may be useful for parents in considering how they could support their children’s education, but they should not be used in place of existing resources which school is using as part of their continued provision for pupils’ education at this time.

BBC BiteSize -Daily lessons for each year group

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize

The BBC is launching its own education package across TV and online, featuring celebrities and some of the best teachers – helping to keep children learning and supporting parents. There are daily programmes for children in each age group.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/dailylessons

Reading for Pleasure

Click here to access a range of resources to support Reading for Pleasure

Look at the download below for lots of links to authors and ideas for developing reading at home.

Maths

Gareth Metcalfe I see Maths - this is used in school too

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfyh0qIIwTEV8ktNRI0x5-g/featured

White Rose Hub - Daily lessons for each year group. This is our main scheme for maths and highly recommended. A short video tutorial and activity.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Instant streaming an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids.
All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.
Explore the collection, select a title and start listening.

Useful websites for children and parents

Phonics Play

 https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/freeIndex.htm there is a free section for KS1 pupils to use.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/phonics-screening-check-2018-materials

Practice phonics screen materials for children in Year 1 and Year 2

English and Maths

SuperMovers

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers the children enjoy going on here to keep active and learn – mainly for KS1 but good fun for everyone.

Oxford Owl

Each class has an Oxford Owl login. Enter the parent site and click on the Class login tab. You can then search the wide range of free e-books to read.

u/n missreeks   u/n misscrumbleholme  u/n mrsellisstansfield u/n  misswoodward

p/w password (this is the same for each class)

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/

To support with the English and Maths, CGP do a range of workbooks for each year group to practice these skills if this is something you would like to do. https://www.cgpbooks.co.uk/


Other curriculum areas

National Literacy Trust - Family Zone

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

https://literacytrust.org.uk/family-zone/?mc_cid=1a89f05f20&mc_eid=1bdb175d2eBBC Learning

BBC Learning 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/learning/coursesearch/
This site is old and no longer updated and yet there's so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision. No TV licence required except for content on BBC iPlayer.

Blockly
https://blockly.games
Learn computer programming skills - fun and free.

Scratch
https://scratch.mit.edu/explore/projects/games/
Creative computer programming

National Geographic Kids
https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/
Activities and quizzes for younger kids.

Duolingo
https://www.duolingo.com
Learn languages for free. Web or app.

Mystery Science
https://mysteryscience.com
Free science lessons

The Kids Should See This
https://thekidshouldseethis.com
Wide range of cool educational videos

Tinkercad
https://www.tinkercad.com
All kinds of making.

Cbeebies Radio
https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies/radio
Listening activities for the younger ones.

Nature Detectives
https://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/
A lot of these can be done in a garden.

British Council
https://www.britishcouncil.org/school-resources/find
Resources for English language learning.
 

Big History Project
https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home
Aimed at Secondary age. Multi-disciplinary activities.

Geography Games
https://world-geography-games.com/world.html
Geography gaming!

DK Find Out
https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/?fbclid=IwAR2wJdpSJSeITf4do6aPhff8A3tAktnmpaxqZbkgudD49l71ep8-sjXmrac
Activities and quizzes.