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BBC Own It App

BBC launches digital wellbeing 'Own It' app for children The BBC has created a "wellbeing" smartphone app called ‘Own It’, available through...

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School drop off and pick up times

A one way system and staggered drop off and pick up times will be in place in September. Please see...

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September 2020

We are looking forward to returning to school on Tuesday 8th September or Thursday 10th September for all those who...

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COVID-19 advice for parents

WMDC have produced this booklet to help parents deal with their children’s wellbeing during the Covid 19 situation. It contains advice on physical and mental wellbeing, home education and managing anxiety. Advice for parents booklet 24 04 20

Online Resources & Activities

KS1/KS2
Times tables rock stars https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student
Purple Mash https://www.purplemash.com/sch/hendal
Education City https://ec1.educationcity.com/

 

TTS

Have created a curriculum-focused independent learning resource with over 40 home learning activities all planned and all prepared!

 

https://www.tts-group.co.uk/home+learning+activities.html
Classroom secrets

 

https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk/

 

You tube
KS1/KS2
GoNoodle | Get Moving

 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2YBT7HYqCbbvzu3kKZ3wnw
Twinkl Kids’ TV

Twinkl Kids’ TV videos offer clear, visual demonstrations on how to use Twinkl’s library of science experiments, sensory activities and creative craft resources at home. You’ll also find educational video games, such as maths teasers or sorting activities. Parents can also find videos tailored to them at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOup4ZE0-CH-qFQdJpK9CIg

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMY4o8_rPjmFoatx7F4TvHQ

 

National Geographic Kids

Nat Geo Kids makes it fun to explore your world with weird, wild, and wacky videos! Videos featuring awesome animals, cool science, funny pets, and more, are made just for curious kids like you. So pick a topic you love and start watching today!

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCXVCgDuD_QCkI7gTKU7-tpg/featured

 

SciShow Kids

Science SciShow Kids explores all those curious topics that make us ask “why?” Every Tuesday and Thursday, Jessi and her robot rat Squeaks answer your questions and explain fun, complex science concepts for young, curious minds. Whether conducting experiments, researching new questions, or talking with experts, there’s always something new to discover with SciShow Kids, no matter what your age!

https://www.youtube.com/user/scishowkids/featured

 

Classroom Secrets Kids

Is the brand new site by Classroom Secrets. Everything is completely free to access while we are in beta.

https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk/

 

You tube
FS & KS1
Phonics – Alphablocks

 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_qs3c0ehDvZkbiEbOj6Drg

 

CBeebies Bedtime Stories https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxX13N3QT2dZ1tdTDJYIx5g

 

Simple Stories Videos https://www.youtube.com/user/simplestoriesvideos

 

Maths – Numberblocks https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCPlwvN0w4qFSP1FllALB92w

 

Maths – Numberjacks https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWKuiktSh-V3E4ysPU0VC3Q

 

This song collection includes; learn times tables by counting in groups, learn the months of the year. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLaSZ7kwwxKqWbuhrk3ZhXnaB0xIt120rx

 

 

You tube
KS2
Grammarsaurus https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMhWKrdwzFr994ZhwqG4nlA

 

Practice your times tables easily with the Kool Kidz Times Table Collection. Select one of the times tables you wish to practise and have fun whilst learning! https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLaSZ7kwwxKqWrWI-I0xs8ugp5fspBZjW7

 

Learning your times tables while singing along to your favourite songs! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9C4EN7mFHCk&list=PLaSZ7kwwxKqXpdLA0hIA9fa8RVmRC32pv

 

BBC Teach

Offers free classroom resources to schools throughout the UK. Find thousands of free curriculum-linked class clips on BBC Teach to help you deliver lessons – all arranged by subject and age group.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4KN50fal7f45fx2DqG7ttg/playlists?view=50&sort=dd&shelf_id=6

 

Operation Ouch

Operation Ouch is packed with incredible facts about the human body and fronted by identical twins Dr.Chris and Dr. Xand van Tulleken who experiment and explore their way through the fascinating world of medicine and biology. This channel will de-mistify hospitals for younger viewers; no longer will the hospital be a “scary” place to go as we learn all the exciting things that go on there. Chris and Xand will let the viewer into their exclusive world of medicine and explain the awesome things our bodies can do!

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQJDFI9j8UeNoqra37p5OkA/featured

 

 

WEBSITES
National Geographic Kids

Find amazing facts about animals, science, history and geography, along with fun competitions, games and more

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

 

Crickweb

Free to use fun kids games/activities for kids aged 4 – 11.

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/

 

Topmarks

We include only the best educational websites on our site, saving you time in trawling the web and providing you and your child with safe access to high quality, free teaching and learning resources.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/

 

BBC Bitesize

Use BBC Bitesize to help with your homework, revision and learning. Find free videos, step-by-step guides, activities and quizzes by level and subject.

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

 

Super Movers BBC Teach

Fun curriculum linked resources to get your child moving while they learn

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers
Everyschool

Provides a one stop shop for busy teachers, parents, homeschoolers and children searching for the best free online educational activities and games. Have a look at the online math games, great for kids wanting to have fun as they learn.

https://www.everyschool.co.uk/

 

Kidztype

Games to improve typing skills

https://www.kidztype.com/

 

UK Parliament

Free teaching resources

Download and order award-winning learning resources to engage young people.

https://learning.parliament.uk/resources/

 

 

WEBSITES
GoNoodle

Movement and mindfulness videos created by child development experts. Available for free at school, home, and everywhere kids are!

https://www.gonoodle.com/

 

WordUnited

Free Resources Hub. Find inspiration to help children learn while having fun. Explore our range of activity sheets, printables, and videos. Feel free to download any of the resources, to print them and to share them again and again…

https://wordunited.com/resources/

 

Hungry little minds

Simple, fun activities for under 5’s

https://hungrylittleminds.campaign.gov.uk/

 

Oxford Owl

Oxford Owl for Home is written specially for parents to help you be as well-informed as you can be, making sure you’re best equipped to help your child have the smoothest journey through school possible. From learning to read to understanding a tricky bit of maths, from the first day at school to making sense of exams, Oxford Owl can provide the important information you need when you need it. Written by leading experts in education, the site is full of advice and ideas to help you to help your child.

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

 

Hoopla

Is a groundbreaking digital media service offered by your local public library that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. We have hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily. hoopla is like having your public library at your fingertips. Anytime. Anywhere.

https://www.hoopladigital.com/