Government website links
This is a hugely comprehensive resource with a lot of websites which are generally paid for but are now available free. The teachers will, at times, direct you to certain ones but we wanted to make them all available to you to look through.
Oak National Academy
A national initiative, financially supported by the government, produced by a collaboration of organisations with technological back up that schools alone could not access, providing a fantastic range of lessons for children of all ages.
The BBC are releasing free resources and daily online lessons which are really useful.
Website links with Horn Park logins
These are the links the teachers are directing you to daily.
Times tables Rockstars (log in in pack)
Charana / Yumi
These are list of cross curriculum websites.
Twinkl are offering parents / carers free access for 1 month by Entering Code: UKTWINKLHELPS
Interactive activities to support reading, writing and maths
Website with information, games and quizzes on variety of subjects.
Test your whole family's knowledge on the geography quizzes and see who is the capitals expert in your house.
Try the matching games with younger members of the family.
Have a go at some jigsaw puzzles.
Try out Monkey mayhem to sort out easily confused words.
You can even relax with some on line art.
Make sure you have a talk about not clicking on adverts which take you off the site.
First News is a weekly newspaper aimed at 7 to 14-year-olds that aims to get kids talking about the news in an easy to understand and non-threatening way. Offering free issues for a limited time.
Time for Kids digital magazine
Free for rest of school year
Scholastic Resources for Families
Click on the Grades 3-5 Daily Reading Quests and scroll down to TrueFlix for videos and related on-line books on variety of topics
Click on the Grades 6-9 Daily Reading Quests and scroll down to ScienceFlix for videos and reading on science topics
Phonics Play During Covid-19 free login, username: march20 password: home
Reading and stories
Amazon have cancelled the subscription of books and audio stories for children and students of all ages as long as schools are closed, kids everywhere can instantly stream 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 using the following link:
Love Reading 4 Kids
For those David Walliams fans out there, there will be a free audio version of some of his shorter stories at 11am each day. Go to http://worldofdavidwalliams.com to listen.
Oliver Jeffers reading stories on-line
The SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s award-winning children’s literacy website, Storyline Online, streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside illustrations.
Classic children's stories including Hairy Maclary from Donaldson's Dairy by Lynley Dodd to Owl Babies by Martin Waddell and Patrick Benson as well as newer ones.
Audio stories including fairytales, myths, classic stories and original stories
Famous authors discussing how they wrote their stories and setting small story writing tasks
World Book Day - World of Stories
Michael Rosen videos
World e Book
Listen to the world’s best poetry read aloud
Online Theatre Shows
See also attachments below
White Rose Maths
12 week programme of lessons for summer term working with BBC Bitesize.
Activities focussed on problem solving developed by the University of Cambridge
Games to support Maths learning and skills
Ask an adult before trying experiments!
National Geographic Kids
Planets for Kids
see also attachment below with website links
Duolingo click here
Plenty of time to learn a language. Try out the French and see how much you can remember from your French lessons at school.
Do some practice every day and build up your fluency.
Free home learning page with easy activities, fun ‘mini missions’ and interactive online games which involve Computational Thinking skills with or without a computer. No need for logins.
Program your own interactive story, game and animation
Subscription website. Learn to code using popular games
Cooking with kids