Online Learning & Resources

We have set this page up for all parents/carers and pupils to access so that they can enjoy using a range of online learning platforms and resources whilst they are home.

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

BBC are providing daily online lessons to children of all ages to access in a range of subjects.

https://www.thenational.academy/

Oak National Academy are here to support teachers and parents to support their pupils and children. We provide a high-quality plan of video lessons and learning resources. These cover a range of subjects including maths, English, art and languages.

https://www.themathsfactor.com/

For 4-12 year olds, usually £2 per week, this recourse is now free.

https://www.khanacademy.org
Especially good for maths and computing for all ages but other subjects at Secondary level. Note this uses the U.S. grade system but it’s mostly common material.

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This site is old and no longer updated and yet there’s so much still available, from language learning to BBC Bitesize for revision.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.

https://www.futurelearn.com 
Free to access 100s of courses, only pay to upgrade if you need a certificate in your name (own account from age 14+ but younger learners can use a parent account).

https://www.senecalearning.com
For those revising at GCSE or A level. Tons of free revision content. Paid access to higher level material.

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

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

https://ed.ted.com
All sorts of engaging educational videos

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

https://mysteryscience.com
Free science lessons

https://thekidshouldseethis.com
Wide range of cool educational videos

https://thecrashcourse.com
You Tube videos on many subjects

https://m.youtube.com/user/crashcoursekids
As above for a younger audience

https://www.crestawards.org
Science awards you can complete from home.

https://idea.org.uk
Digital enterprise award scheme you can complete online.

https://www.pawprintbadges.co.uk
Free challenge packs and other downloads. Many activities can be completed indoors. Badges cost but are optional.

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

https://www.prodigygame.com
Is in U.S. grades, but good for UK Primary age.

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

https://naturedetectives.woodlandtrust.org.uk/naturedetectives/
A lot of these can be done in a garden, or if you can get to a remote forest location!

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

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/
Lots of free resources for Primary age

https://www.bighistoryproject.com/home
Aimed at Secondary age. Multi disciplinary activities.

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

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/joinin/about-blue-peter-badges
If you have a stamp and a nearby post box.

https://www.facebook.com/artfulparent/
Good, free art activities

https://toytheater.com/
Educational online games

https://www.twinkl.co.uk
This is more for printouts, and usually at a fee, but they are offering a month of free access to parents in the event of school closures. We use this site in school.

http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/
Worksheets and powerpoints that can be used to revise.