Home Learning

 

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Below are links to websites to help with home learning activities to help support you whilst schools are closed (to access the website, simply click the title). 

 

Foundation Stage parents please see our class page entitled 'Home Learning Materials' for resources and websites!

 

This page will be updated so keep checking back!

 

Maths

To support your child’s learning during school closures, we’re offering you an online version of your child’s maths textbook and workbook called Parent Guides. To take up this offer please email the school office with a parent/carer's first name and surname, their email address and the name of your child/ren and year group/s that your child/children are in. Please note that this is only available for children in Years 1, 2, 3, 4 & 5.
You will then receive an email from Maths — No Problem! inviting you to create a password and login for your new MNP Hub account. 
Once you’re logged in, you’ll be able to access maths content for your child’s year group, along with help guides and lesson support. 



 

ISEEMATHS - Information, resources, links, activities and live lessons hosted by Gareth Metcalf - a leading Maths educator. Lessons will appear from 9am on Monday 23rd March.

Worksheet Works - worksheet creator on most aspects of the maths curriculum

White Rose Maths - Maths activities for across the curriculum - packs have been released for closures.

Maths Shed - use to develop speed and rapid recall of key number facts and times tables

TT Rockstars - use to develop speed and rapid recall of times tables 

Numbots  - Y1 have logins  - to increase number and fluency knowledge

The Maths Factor - Free Maths lessons from Carol Vorderman

First4Maths - Free creative, at-home maths based activities for each year group.

https://numberfunportal.com/- live youtube Maths learning videos daily at 10am, suited for F2 and KS1. You can catch up on missed videos on youtube too. Learning songs and resources on website to suit children up to age 11. 

The Maths Factor  - sign up for free for Carol Vordoman Maths 

Mighty Maths - register for free 15 minute P.E./Maths sessions - the maths section is year group specific. https://homeschool.mightymaths.co.uk/?dm_i=50H7,717X,2JX4Y5,R6NQ,1

URBrainy - register for free home learning packs

 

Reading

myON - The team behind accelerated reading have released a limited time offer to thousand of free books online with no registration needed.

First News - Keep up-to-date with world events with a free download of the popular children's newspaper 'First News'.

Reading Realm - Short extracts to develop comprehension   FAIRY TALE PACK     NATURE PACK

Phonics Play - Phonics Play have made their website FREE whilst schools are closed.

Phonics Play Comics - Phonics Play have included decodeable comics within their free website.

Monster Phonics - Phonics support 

Teach your Monster to Read - An interactive app to support phonics and reading 

Amazon Audible  -Access to all children's books online and read aloud and all currently free

Literacy Counts- Support materials all based around fantastic children's books.

David Walliams Stories - David Walliams reads a new short story every day for the next 30 days.

Oxford Owl - Free ebooks to read. Tablet friendly - just requires a free register

Collins Big Cat ebooks - Free ebooks to read. 

Reading Recommendations - Activities to support and develop reading, based around some fantastic children's books.

Reception & Y1 daily phonics lessons    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCP_FbjYUP_UtldV2K_-niWw  (Letters and sounds for home and school)

Writing

Talk4Writing - Writing tasks designed and led by Literacy specialists

Pobble365 - Comprehension and Creative Writing tasks based on pictures

Once Upon A Picture - Comprehension and Creative Writing tasks based on pictures

Literacy Shed - Comprehension and Creative Writing tasks based on film clips/trailers

Writing Challenges - Writing Challenges and daily sessions to develop writing different genres

Literacy Company - Free home learning packs organised into year groups   

Literacy Counts - Free story time and home learning packs organised into year groups  https://literacycounts.co.uk/parents/

 

General

BETH TWEDDLE GYMNASTICS - this year we have had Beth Tweddle Gymnastics school come in to teach different year groups gymnastics. They are continuing with this at home by offering home learning packs to develop gymnastics in a cross curricular way.

Week 1: TEAMWORK 

Week2: FRIENDSHIP

 

EASTER QUIZ - fun family quiz for the Easter holidays

 

TEACHERS PET- www.tpet.co.uk - free home school learning packs for EYFS,KS1 and KS2

 

EASTER SINGING

An uplifting song made free by the company PopUK (whom we have worked with over the last couple of years) to join in with.

 

TES HOMELEARNING PACKS

Home learning packs have been designed for each year group to help support children at home.

 

ONLINE SAFETY

Free downloads, advice, activities and resources on how to stay safe and keep children safe online.

 

SCHOOLS MUSICALS COMPANY

The Schools Musicals Company have offered some free musicals for your kids to put on a show.

 

OUT OF THE ARK MUSIC

Free music and downloads of songs and activities we often use in school.

 

MINECRAFT

Minecraft is making its educational worlds FREE - 12 digital lessons available to download until the end of June.

 

LEARNING LADDERS

A limited time offer to access free tutorials for aspects of the Reading, Writing and Maths curriculum.

 

IXL

IXL offers personalised learning in maths and English while covering hundreds of different skills for children in reception up to those in year 13.

 

CRICKWEB

Conquer crosswords, sort your way through different sounds or ace anatomy with Crickweb's 250+ lessons for children aged 4-11.

 

DKFINDOUT

Step outside of the box with DKfindout and explore subjects as broad as transport, space, dinosaurs, and computer coding assisted by quizzes and videos.

 

UNIVERSITY OF MANCHESTER

Designed to support children aged 7-11, The Children's University of Manchester teaches history, art and design, languages, science and ancient Egypt.

 

WORLDBOOK.KITABOO.COM

A fabulous collection of over 3000 ebooks and audiobooks available for free.

 

TEACH

Teach provides lots of curriculum-mapped videos arranged by subject and age-group with materials for early years students all the way up to secondary school.

 

BOOKTRUST

With character quizzes, illustration tutorials, and interactive games, the BookTrust makes story time fun for the whole family.

 

THIRD SPACE LEARNING

You can register to the Third Space Maths Hub for free to explore a number of our resources available to download for free.

 

INTOFILM

Watch films and write a review

 

BBC

The BBC are screening a number of educational programmes – keep checking their daily schedule.

 

TOPMARKS 

 Fantastic games website to develop different aspects of the curriculum

 

LEARNING PROJECTS 

A very generous school has produced a plan for 7 weeks worth of activities - feel free to have a look.

 

ABCya

A great website for educational games - some creative activities are also available.

 

COLLINS

Materials to support children with home learning.

 

Premier League Primary Stars

A wide collection of free, curriculum-linked activities, games, videos and worksheets to support Maths, English and Health & Wellbeing.

 

Free P.E sessions with Joe Wicks the body coach - Daily work out sessions at 9am Monday to Friday

 

ROCK KIDZ UK

A new service providing fun PSHE content, live music, daily exercises and interactive competitions.

 

TIPS FOR TEACHING

Ideas for games and activities to help make learning fun.

 

PICTURE NEWS

Videos made for 5-11 year olds - RESOURCES ARE AVAILABLE TO CLICK AT THE BOTTOM - THESE ARE CHANGED/ADDED WEEKLY

 

Radio Blogging

4 teachers are offering to teach over the internet each weekday morning at 9.30am - a fun-filled show with all resources online and a blog for kids to publish their work to the nation! 

 

Cosmic Kids Yoga

Children enjoy yoga through the power of story 

 

Zoos are closed although children can watch live cams at the following zoos;

https://www.edinburghzoo.org.uk/webcams/panda-cam

https://zoo.sandiegozoo.org/live-cams

https://www.paigntonzoo.org.uk/explore/webcams

 

Learn British Sign Language

 

Free craft and other activities

https://www.orchardtoys.com/dept/things-to-do_d0127.htm?fbclid=IwAR1DoP292w54vFZ8k74gLh5iTg4BkMLZUEZUVlWOvagTip_TD1GvJ6gngvE

 

AFA PHYSICAL CHALLENGES

Weekly, easy-to-complete physical challenges. Don't forget to keep us up-to-date on how you are getting on!

 

VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS

Whilst stuck in the house, why not try out some of these virtual school trips!

 

THE NATIONAL CURRICULUM

The National Curriculum website has resources products that you could use to support your child's learning during school closures.

 

 

CODING ACADEMY

A new computing project that is offering projects and guides to develop children's understanding of coding - all with teacher led explanations.

 

 

 

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Contact the School

St Albans Primary School

Ashburton Road
Wallasey
Wirral CH44 5XB

Main Contact: Mr John McDonald (Headteacher)

Tel: 0151 638 6373
Fax: 0151 638 2870
schooloffice@stalbans.wirral.sch.uk

SEN Contact: Mrs A. Christensen and Mrs L. Lambert

SEN Email: schooloffice@stalbans.wirral.sch.uk