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Home Learning

To aid with pupil’s home learning, we have outlined the most useful learning and resource websites, these have been separated into different year group where appropriate, some websites may also be used across multiple year groups.

All Year Groups

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize - BBC Bitesize publish daily online lessons for all ages, there will also be a new dedicated TV channel full of learning content, podcasts on BBC Sounds and loads of educational videos on iPlayer.

https://www.hamilton-trust.org.uk/blog/learning-home-packs/ - A collection of free English and Maths packs for every year group

https://www.mathematicsmastery.org/free-resources - A selection of maths resources for all year groups

https://www.nhs.uk/10-minute-shake-up/shake-ups - 10-minute videos based on Disney films that count towards a child’s 60 active minutes per day

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers  - videos which help children move while they learn. They support curriculum subjects, including maths and English

https://www.afpe.org.uk/physical-education/thisispe-supporting-parents-to-teach-pe-at-home/  - videos delivered by teachers focussing on the PE curriculum which are accessible on YouTube.

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/books/free-ebooks/ - Free ebooks including classics like 'The Little Red Hen', the Alien Adventure Series and Magic Key Stories that they are used to in school. Oxford Owl Username: s48parents@smithswoodpri.solihull.sch.uk
Password: SWparents

 

EYFS/Nursery:

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/ - Free online education resources including Maths and Literacy games as well as several resources for parents

https://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies - Collections of learning and activities games aimed at EYFS and KS1

https://www.themeasuredmom.com/ - Ideas and tips to help support numbers and english

 

Reception:

www.twinkl.co.uk – Twinkle has free collections of learning tools for parents and carers

https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/freeIndex.htm - A collection of games designed around phonics, specifically aimed at early years – PhonicsPlay are also offering a free login to their paid area, using the following details:

Username – march20, Password - home

www.topmarks.co.uk – Free online education resources including Maths and Literacy games as well as several resources for parents

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/ - A collection of free learning games aimed at Reception and Year 1

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/ - A collection of f ree eBooks for children to read at home.

www.ruthmiskin.com – Access to phonics tutorials and videos for parents to support phonics at home, free registration is available for parents. Daily Phonics films will be now be available for 24 hours via FaceBook and on YouTube.

Speed Sounds Set 1 – 9.30 am and 12:30pm(GMT)

Speed Sounds Set 2 – 10.00 am and 1:00pmSpeed

Sounds Set 3 – 10.30 am and 1:30pm

 

KS1

Year 1:

https://play.ttrockstars.com/ - TTRockstars offers creative ways for pupils to practice their Times Tables, all pupils at Smith’s Wood (Excluding Reception) have individual logins for the site, there are also Apps available for IOS and Android

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/kingfisher-b36 - PurpleMash contains award-winning teaching and learning software for KS1 and KS2, with many resources and learning videos, all children (Excluding Reception) will have an individual PurpleMash login

www.topmarks.co.uk – Free online education resources including Maths and Literacy games as well as several resources for parents

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/ - A collection of free learning games aimed at Reception and Year 1

https://www.oddizzi.com/ - Geography resources for remote learning, all pupils have a class login for the website

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/ - A collection of f ree eBooks for children to read at home.

www.ruthmiskin.com – Access to phonics tutorials and videos for parents to support phonics at home, free registration is available for parents. Daily Phonics films will be now be available for 24 hours via FaceBook and on YouTube.

Speed Sounds Set 1 – 9.30 am and 12:30pm(GMT)

Speed Sounds Set 2 – 10.00 am and 1:00pmSpeed

Sounds Set 3 – 10.30 am and 1:30pm

 

Year 2:

https://play.ttrockstars.com/ - TTRockstars offers creative ways for pupils to practice their Times Tables, all pupils at Smith’s Wood (Excluding Reception) have individual logins for the site, there are also Apps available for IOS and Android

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/kingfisher-b36 - PurpleMash contains award-winning teaching and learning software for KS1 and KS2, with many resources and learning videos, all children (Excluding Reception) will have an individual PurpleMash login

www.topmarks.co.uk – Free online education resources including Maths and Literacy games as well as several resources for parents

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/z3g4d2p - Bite size has some useful sections for Science and English (including reading, punctuation and grammar). The children can read information and test themselves using quizzes. There are also interactive games

https://www.ictgames.com/littleBirdSpelling/ - This link will allow the children to practise the spelling of tricky common exception words.

https://charanga.com/site/ - Charanga is a collection of songs, topics and instrument courses to help support music learning, all pupils have been given a login to use the site

https://www.oddizzi.com/ - Geography resources for remote learning, all pupils have a class login for the website

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/ - A collection of f ree eBooks for children to read at home.

www.ruthmiskin.com – Access to phonics tutorials and videos for parents to support phonics at home, free registration is available for parents. Daily Phonics films will be now be available for 24 hours via FaceBook and on YouTube.

Speed Sounds Set 1 – 9.30 am and 12:30pm(GMT)

Speed Sounds Set 2 – 10.00 am and 1:00pmSpeed

Sounds Set 3 – 10.30 am and 1:30pm

 

KS2

All KS2 Groups:

https://play.ttrockstars.com/ - TTRockstars offers creative ways for pupils to practice their Times Tables, all pupils at Smith’s Wood (Excluding Reception) have individual logins for the site, there are also Apps available for IOS and Android

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/kingfisher-b36 - PurpleMash contains award-winning teaching and learning software for KS1 and KS2, with many resources and learning videos, all children (Excluding Reception) will have an individual PurpleMash login

https://www.roomrecess.com/ - A large collection of free games aged around KS2 level, these include: spelling games, maths games and key skills games

https://hellogiggles.com/news/museums-with-virtual-tours/ - A collection of virtual museum tours

https://www.oddizzi.com/ - Geography resources for remote learning, all pupils have a class login for the website

https://charanga.com/site/ - Charanga is a collection of songs, topics and instrument courses to help support music learning, all pupils have been given a login to use the site

 

Year 3:

www.topmarks.co.uk – Free online education resources including Maths and Literacy games as well as several resources for parents

 

Year 4:

www.topmarks.co.uk – Free online education resources including Maths and Literacy games as well as several resources for parents

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/zbr9wmn - Bite size has some useful sections for Science and English (including reading, punctuation and grammar). The children can read information and test themselves using quizzes. There are also interactive games.

 

Year 5:

www.topmarks.co.uk – Free online education resources including Maths and Literacy games as well as several resources for parents

http://primarygamesarena.com/Years/Year-5 - Primary Games Arena is the largest resource of Primary School games in the universe. Kids have full national curriculum game coverage.

https://www.educationquizzes.com/ks2/english/ - KS2 English Quizzes for School Children in Years 3,4,5 and 6

 

Year 6:

https://uk.spellodrome.com/ - Spellodrome has a comprehensive collection of spelling games that children can learn and play, all Y6 children have an individual Spellodrome login.

https://www.sats2019.uk/ - Collections of previous SATS practice papers. Username: smithswoodPassword: SmithswoodSats

https://www.morethanascore.org.uk/sats-quiz/ - Practice SATs questions